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Montgomery County, Illinois Facts

Facts
State Illinois
Land area 703.7 square miles
Population Density 42.8 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 29,654
Population change -1.5%
Under 5 years of age 5.2%
Under 18 20.8%
65 and over 17.9%
Females 47.7%
White 95.3
Hispanic or Latino of any race 1.7
Asian 0.4%
Two or more races 0.7%
Black or African American 3.3%
Native American 0.2%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 85%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 12.1%
Veterans 2,871
Households and Housing
Households 11,192
Persons per household 2.2
Living in the same house for one year or more 83.5%
Median household income $41,952
The per capita income $19,917
Live below the poverty line. 14.1%
housing units 13,013
Multi-unit structures 10%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $79,500
Residents owning their homes. 75.3%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 2,543
Women-owned firms 31.2%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $401,515
Retail sales per capita $13,479
Manufacturers shipments $305,556
Merchant wholesaler sales $254,264