Madison demographics profile

StatisticMadisonIllinoisNational
Population3,82512,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)26322291
Median age35.337.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)33%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%44%43%
Speak English99%77%79%
Speak Spanish0%13%13%
Madison, IL has a population of 3,825 and is the 7,646th largest city in the United States. The population density is 263 per sq mi which is 18% higher than the Illinois average and 191% higher than the national average. The median age in Madison is 35 which is approximately 6% lower than the Illinois average of 37. In Madison, 33% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 67% of Madison residents were born in Illinois, 31% 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 Madison is 18% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Madison is 6% lower than Illinois.
  • In Madison 41.75% of the population is White.
  • In Madison 55.79% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Madison 0.99% of the population is Asian.

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Madison population breakdown by race

RaceMadisonIllinoisNational
White41.75%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American55.79%14.30%12.63%
Asian0.99%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.26%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race1.20%2.34%3.06%
Other race0.00%5.86%4.75%
In Madison, 2.8% 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 Madison, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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