Effingham, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Effingham, Illinois Info Snack

Population
12,563
Unemployment
2.9%
Poverty
15.6%
Median Home
$126,800
Median Income
$47,582
Median Rent
$599

Effingham SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Effingham, IL Crime Report

393
Total Crimes
3,103.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
25.32%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Effingham
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 393 3,103.8 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 69 544.9 406.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 5.0
Robbery 1 7.9 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 55 434.4 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 324 2,558.8 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 31 244.8 271.7 340.5
Larceny 285 2,250.8 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 8 63.2 148.2 219.9

Effingham, IL Cost Of Living

86
Effingham's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Effingham Illinois National Average
Overall 86 98 100
Services 91 98 100
Groceries 93 97 100
Health 85 100 100
Housing 64 95 100
Transportation 99 112 100
Utilities 108 97 100

Effingham, IL Photos

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Rankings for Effingham in Illinois

Map Of Effingham, IL

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Population over time in Effingham

Year Population % Change
2019 12,563 -0.5%
2018 12,624 0.9%
2017 12,517 -1.1%
2016 12,650 1.1%
2015 12,513 0.7%
2014 12,428 1.3%
2013 12,264 -0.3%
2012 12,297 1.1%
2011 12,161 0.7%
2010 12,076 -

Race / Ethnicity in Effingham

White
91.8% (11,533)
African American
1.0% (127)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
0.9% (117)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (174)
Hispanic
4.8% (602)
Race Effingham IL USA
White 91.8% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 1.0% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.8% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Effingham

Female
53.5% (6,724)
Male
46.5% (5,838)
Gender Effingham IL USA
Female 53.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Effingham for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (628)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (502)
High School / GED
35.0% (4,397)
Some College
22.0% (2,763)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,507)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,758)
Master's Degree
6.0% (753)
Professional Degree
2.0% (251)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Effingham IL USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Effingham, Illinois

Less than $10,000
5.7% (72,044)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (72,279)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.2% (166,219)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (152,564)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.8% (185,996)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.3% (267,929)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (133,022)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.5% (106,418)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (52,031)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (47,794)
Income Effingham IL USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.2% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.8% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.3% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.5% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 8.3% 7.7%

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