In 2019, Macon County, IL had a population of 106k people with a median age of 41.1 and a median household income of $50,480. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Macon County, IL declined from 106,512 to 105,528, a −0.924% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,444 to $50,480, a 0.0714% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Macon County, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (14.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.39%), White (Hispanic) (1.59%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.01%). 0% of the households in Macon County, IL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.1% of the residents in Macon County, IL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Macon County, IL are Richland Community College (843 degrees awarded in 2019), Millikin University (493 degrees), and Mr John's School of Cosmetology Esthetics & Nails-Decatur (22 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Macon County, IL was $98,400, and the homeownership rate was 68.4%. Most people in Macon County, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Macon County, IL was 2 cars per household.