Alexander County, IL has a population of 7,051 people with a median age of 41.9 and a median household income of $29,071. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Alexander County, IL declined from 7,364 to 7,051, a 4.25% decrease and its median household income grew from $27,265 to $29,071, a 6.62% increase.
The population of Alexander County, IL is 61.1% White, 33.9% Black, and 2.55% Two+. 1.3% of the people in Alexander County, IL speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Alexander County, IL are Shawnee Community College, with 651 graduates, Southeastern Illinois College, with 508 graduates, and Wabash Valley College, with 283 graduates.
The median property value in Alexander County, IL is $50,100, and the homeownership rate is 68.5%. Most people in Alexander County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Alexander County, IL is 2 cars per household.
Alexander County, IL is the 90th most populated county in Illinois and borders Pulaski County, IL; Union County, IL; Ballard County, KY; Cape Girardeau County, MO; Mississippi County, MO; and Scott County, MO& 1 more.