Lacon demographics profile

StatisticLaconIllinoisNational
Population1,83712,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,14822291
Median age45.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%44%43%
Speak English99%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%
Lacon, IL has a population of 1,837 and is the 11,518th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,148 per sq mi which is 416% higher than the Illinois average and 1167% higher than the national average. The median age in Lacon is 45 which is approximately 21% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Lacon, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 86% of Lacon residents were born in Illinois, 13% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Lacon is 416% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Lacon is 21% higher than Illinois.
  • In Lacon 98.15% of the population is White.
  • In Lacon 0.76% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Lacon 0.33% of the population is Asian.

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Lacon population breakdown by race

RaceLaconIllinoisNational
White98.15%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American0.76%14.30%12.63%
Asian0.33%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.27%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race0.49%2.34%3.06%
Other race0.00%5.86%4.75%
In Lacon, 0.2% 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.

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