StatisticParisIllinoisNational
Population8,41312,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,47622891
Median age44.337.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%44%43%
Speak English99%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Paris is 548% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Paris is 18% higher than Illinois
  • In Paris 98.37% of the population is White
  • In Paris 0.32% of the population is Black
  • In Paris 0.82% of the population is Asian

Compare Paris, IL Demographics

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      Paris population breakdown by race

      RaceParisIllinoisNational
      White98.37%72.14%73.35%
      Black0.32%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.82%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race0.48%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.01%5.86%4.75%
      In Paris, 1.3% 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

      Paris age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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