Pittsfield demographics profile

StatisticPittsfieldIllinoisNational
Population4,60412,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)96822291
Median age42.337.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%44%43%
Speak English98%77%79%
Speak Spanish1%13%13%
Pittsfield, IL has a population of 4,604 and is the 6,832nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 968 per sq mi which is 336% higher than the Illinois average and 969% higher than the national average. The median age in Pittsfield is 42 which is approximately 13% higher than the Illinois average of 37. In Pittsfield, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 81% of Pittsfield residents were born in Illinois, 18% 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 Pittsfield is 336% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Pittsfield is 13% higher than Illinois.
  • In Pittsfield 95.57% of the population is White.
  • In Pittsfield 4.02% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Pittsfield 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Pittsfield population breakdown by race

RacePittsfieldIllinoisNational
White95.57%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American4.02%14.30%12.63%
Asian0.00%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.41%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%2.34%3.06%
Other race0.00%5.86%4.75%
In Pittsfield, 1.5% 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.

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