Population density (sq mi)1,26322891
Median age30.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%44%43%
Speak English94%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Edwardsville is 454% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Edwardsville is 20% lower than Illinois
  • In Edwardsville 84.37% of the population is White
  • In Edwardsville 10.21% of the population is Black
  • In Edwardsville 2.60% of the population is Asian

Compare Edwardsville, IL Demographics


      Edwardsville population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.33%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race2.40%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.08%5.86%4.75%
      In Edwardsville, 2.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Edwardsville age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Edwardsville, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).