StatisticMaconIllinoisNational
Population1,20412,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)84422891
Median age37.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%44%43%
Speak English99%77%79%
Speak Spanish0%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Macon is 270% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Macon is 1% lower than Illinois
  • In Macon 93.52% of the population is White
  • In Macon 0.58% of the population is Black
  • In Macon 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Macon, IL Demographics

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      Macon population breakdown by race

      RaceMaconIllinoisNational
      White93.52%72.14%73.35%
      Black0.58%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.00%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race5.90%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.00%5.86%4.75%
      In Macon, 0.3% 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

      Macon age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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