Metropolis, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Metropolis, Illinois Info Snack

Population
6,053
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
23.9%
Median Home
$81,700
Median Income
$40,883
Median Rent
$714

Metropolis SnackAbility

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

Metropolis, IL Cost Of Living

84
Metropolis's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Metropolis Illinois National Average
Overall 84 98 100
Services 93 95 100
Groceries 94 97 100
Health 94 99 100
Housing 53 96 100
Transportation 98 105 100
Utilities 114 94 100

Metropolis, IL Photos

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Rankings for Metropolis in Illinois

Map Of Metropolis, IL

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Population over time in Metropolis

Year Population % Change
2020 6,053 -2.1%
2019 6,184 -0.9%
2018 6,239 -2.0%
2017 6,366 -0.8%
2016 6,417 -0.8%
2015 6,466 -0.8%
2014 6,520 -0.3%
2013 6,537 -0.5%
2012 6,570 -0.1%
2011 6,575 -

Race / Ethnicity in Metropolis

White
86.6% (5,239)
African American
5.8% (349)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.4% (27)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.3% (197)
Hispanic
4.0% (241)
Race Metropolis IL USA
White 86.6% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 5.8% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.4% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.0% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in Metropolis

Female
58.6% (3,545)
Male
41.4% (2,508)
Gender Metropolis IL USA
Female 58.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 41.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Metropolis for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (363)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (605)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,360)
Some College
22.0% (1,331)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (544)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (544)
Master's Degree
4.0% (242)
Professional Degree
1.0% (60)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Metropolis IL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Metropolis, Illinois

Less than $10,000
6.7% (40,368)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.9% (60,207)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.9% (114,416)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (49,826)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.8% (107,957)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (89,964)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (73,125)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (65,743)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (3,690)
Income Metropolis IL USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.9% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.9% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.8% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 8.8% 8.3%

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