Edgar County, IL has a population of 17,828 people with a median age of 44.1 and a median household income of $46,440. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Edgar County, IL declined from 17,992 to 17,828, a 0.91% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,691 to $46,440, a 1.64% increase.
The population of Edgar County, IL is 97.2% White, 1.11% Hispanic, and 0.79% Two+. 1.29% of the people in Edgar County, IL speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Edgar County, IL are University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, with 13,053 graduates, Northwestern University, with 9,543 graduates, and University of Illinois at Chicago, with 7,070 graduates.
The median property value in Edgar County, IL is $79,300, and the homeownership rate is 74.1%. Most people in Edgar County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Edgar County, IL is 2 cars per household.
Edgar County, IL is the 61st most populated county in Illinois and borders Champaign County, IL; Clark County, IL; Coles County, IL; Douglas County, IL; Vermilion County, IL; Vermillion County, IN; Vigo County, IN& 2 more.