Prairie Grove, IL

Census Place

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2022 Population
1,967
2.02% 1-year growth
US Senator
Dick Durbin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Tammy Duckworth
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
41.1
2.24% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
4.89%
4.96% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$130,938
11.4% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$425,200
9.28% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Prairie Grove, IL had a population of 1.97k people with a median age of 41.1 and a median household income of $130,938. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Prairie Grove, IL grew from 1,928 to 1,967, a 2.02% increase and its median household income grew from $117,500 to $130,938, a 11.4% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Prairie Grove, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (82.6%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.22%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.81%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.25%), and White (Hispanic) (1.53%).

None of the households in Prairie Grove, 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.

97.9% of the residents in Prairie Grove, IL are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Prairie Grove, IL was $425,200, and the homeownership rate was 92.4%.

Most people in Prairie Grove, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 35.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Prairie Grove, IL was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Prairie Grove, IL is home to a population of 1.97k people, from which 97.9% are citizens. As of 2022, 12.7% of Prairie Grove, IL residents were born outside of the country (249 people).

In 2022, there were 11.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.63k people) in Prairie Grove, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 142 Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 75 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

97.9%
2022 Citizenship
98.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.9% of Prairie Grove, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Prairie Grove, IL was 98.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Prairie Grove, IL
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    1.63k ± 275
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    142 ± 89
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    75 ± 115
3.1%
Hispanic Population
61 people

In 2022, there were 11.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (1.63k people) in Prairie Grove, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 142 Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 75 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.1% of the people in Prairie Grove, IL are hispanic (61 people).

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Foreign-Born Population

12.7%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
249 people
8.09%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
156 people

As of 2022, 12.7% of Prairie Grove, IL residents (249 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Prairie Grove, IL was 8.09%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    28 ± 23
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    14 ± 23
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    5 ± 14

Prairie Grove, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Prairie Grove, IL employs 1.04k people. The largest industries in Prairie Grove, IL are Manufacturing (176 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (154 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (111 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($133,750), Finance & Insurance ($133,438), and Public Administration ($127,891).

Occupations

1.04k
2022 Value
± 144
3.59%
1 Year growth
± 19.3%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Prairie Grove, IL grew at a rate of 3.59%, from 1k employees to 1.04k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Prairie Grove, IL, are Management Occupations (219 people), Sales & Related Occupations (135 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (133 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Prairie Grove, IL.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

1.04k
2022 Value
± 144
3.59%
1 Year growth
± 19.3%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Prairie Grove, IL grew at a rate of 3.59%, from 1k employees to 1.04k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Prairie Grove, IL, are Manufacturing (176 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (154 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (111 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Prairie Grove, IL, though some of these residents may live in Prairie Grove, IL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$98,281
Median earning men ± $16,025
$52,813
Median earning women ± $4,108

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Manufacturing ($153,750), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($141,250), and Other Services Except Public Administration ($136,563).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Manufacturing ($85,000), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($76,667), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($68,438).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.47%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 6.03M people employed in Illinois. This represents a 2.47% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 13%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Illinois.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Illinois went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 57.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (40.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.1%).

Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing the state of Illinois. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Illinois is currently represented by 17 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Illinois

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Dick Durbin
Senator from Illinois2
Assumed office on January 3, 1997
Tammy Duckworth
Senator from Illinois3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth are the senators currently representing Illinois.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Illinois

Illinois is currently represented by 17 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Illinois have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 1.08% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.01% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (2.62M), Some college (2.15M), and Bachelors Degree (2.1M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Prairie Grove, IL was $425,200 in 2022, which is 1.51 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $389,100 to $425,200, a 9.28% increase. The homeownership rate in Prairie Grove, IL is 92.4%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Prairie Grove, IL have an average commute time of 35.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Prairie Grove, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$425,200
Median Property Value 2022
±$25,248
$668
Median Property Taxes
±$103

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Prairie Grove, IL the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Prairie Grove, IL compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

92.4%
Homeownership
2022
61.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 92.4% of the housing units in Prairie Grove, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 90.7%.

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Income by Location

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Census Tract 8708.08
Highest Median Household Income (Total)

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Household Income

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$130,938
Median Household Income
± $11,256
723
Number of Households
± 113

In 2022, the median household income of the 723 households in Prairie Grove, IL grew to $130,938 from the previous year's value of $117,500.

The following chart displays the households in Prairie Grove, IL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Prairie Grove, IL is from Illinois.
0.477
2022 Wage GINI in Illinois
0.478
2021 Wage GINI in Illinois

In 2022, the income inequality in Illinois was 0.477 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.371% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Illinois was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Illinois in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (71.1%)
  2. Worked At Home (23.7%)
  3. Public Transit (2.33%)

In 2022, 71.1% of workers in Prairie Grove, IL drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (23.7%) and those who used public transit to get to work (2.33%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

35.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Prairie Grove, IL have a longer commute time (35.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 5.22% of the workforce in Prairie Grove, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Prairie Grove, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Prairie Grove, IL have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

4.89% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Prairie Grove, IL (96 out of 1.96k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 18 - 24, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 45 - 54.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Prairie Grove, IL is White, followed by Asian and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

97.5% of the population of Prairie Grove, IL has health coverage, with 69% on employee plans, 2.29% on Medicaid, 9.76% on Medicare, 15.9% on non-group plans, and 0.508% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in McHenry County, IL see 2066 patients per year on average, which represents a 3.09% increase from the previous year (2004 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1529 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 440 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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2,066 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in McHenry County, IL

Primary care physicians in McHenry County, IL see an average of 2,066 patients per year. This represents a 3.09% increase from the previous year (2,004 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in McHenry County, IL in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 24.7% under 18 years, 18.8% between 18 and 34 years, 43.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 13.2% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.3% were men and 49.7% were women.

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Uninsured People

2.54%
Uninsured
69%
Employer Coverage
2.29%
Medicaid
9.76%
Medicare
15.9%
Non-Group
0.508%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Prairie Grove, IL declined by 31.9% from 3.73% to 2.54%.

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