In 2020, Cairo, IL had a population of 1.88k people with a median age of 47.4 and a median household income of $27,661. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Cairo, IL declined from 2,120 to 1,884, a −11.1% decrease and its median household income grew from $26,439 to $27,661, a 4.62% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Cairo, IL are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (72%), White (Non-Hispanic) (25.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.7%), White (Hispanic) (1.06%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0%).
None of the households in Cairo, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
100% of the residents in Cairo, IL are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Cairo, IL was $29,400, and the homeownership rate was 69.8%.
Most people in Cairo, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 34.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Cairo, IL was 2 cars per household.