Gallatin County, IL

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Population

5,226

1.86% decline

Median Age

44.8


Median Household Income

$42,450

2.86% growth

Poverty Rate

16.6%


Number of Employees

2,133

0.424% growth

Median Property Value

$71,500

6.4% growth

About

In 2017, Gallatin County, IL had a population of 5.23k people with a median age of 44.8 and a median household income of $42,450. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Gallatin County, IL declined from 5,325 to 5,226, a -1.86% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,269 to $42,450, a 2.86% increase.

The population of Gallatin County, IL is 95.8% White Alone, 1.88% Two or More Races, and 1.11% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Gallatin County, IL speak a non-English language, and 100% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Gallatin County, IL is $71,500, and the homeownership rate is 76.8%. Most people in Gallatin County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Gallatin County, IL is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Gallatin County, IL employs 2.13k people. The largest industries in Gallatin County, IL are Health Care & Social Assistance (406 people), Retail Trade (246 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (209 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($57,083), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($51,250), and Finance & Insurance ($51,250).

Median household income in Gallatin County, IL is $42,450. Males in Gallatin County, IL have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,403. The income inequality in Gallatin County, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.483, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$42,450

2017 value

± $4,638

2.86%

1 Year Growth

± 13.2%

Households in Gallatin County, IL have a median annual income of $42,450, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $41,269 in 2016, which represents a 2.86% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$71,579

Average Male Salary

± $1,160

$52,403

Average Female Salary

± $852

In 2017, full-time male employees in Illinois made 1.37 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Illinois by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $65,613 ± $3,132

  2. White

    $56,297 ± $776

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $46,947 ± $14,340

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Illinois workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.17 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Illinois by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Gallatin County, IL is from Illinois.

0.483

2017 Wage GINI

0.481

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Illinois was 0.483 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.351% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Illinois was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Illinois in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Illinois across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9727

  2. Census Tract 9728

  3. N/A

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Gallatin County, IL was Census Tract 9727 with a value of $45,489, followed by Census Tract 9728 and N/A, with respective values of $41,000 and N/A.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Gallatin County, IL colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

16.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Gallatin County, IL (862 out of 5.19k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 45 - 54 and then Females 6 - 11.

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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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    793 ± 108

  2. Two Or More

    46 ± 79

  3. Native American

    21 ± 73

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Gallatin County, IL is White, followed by Two Or More and Native American.

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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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

2.13k

2017 Value

± 200

0.424%

1 Year growth

± 13.1%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Gallatin County, IL grew at a rate of 0.424%, from 2.12k employees to 2.13k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Gallatin County, IL, are Management Occupations (278 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (231 people), and Transportation Occupations (185 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Gallatin County, IL.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Gallatin County, IL, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (278 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (231 people), and Transportation Occupations (185 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Gallatin County, IL has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (3.82 times higher than expected), Health Technologists & Technicians (2.59 times), and Transportation Occupations (2.38 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Gallatin County, IL, by median earnings, are Business & Financial Operations Occupations ($61,667), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($61,250), and Production Occupations ($53,750).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

2.13k

2017 Value

± 200

0.424%

1 Year growth

± 13.1%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Gallatin County, IL grew at a rate of 0.424%, from 2.12k employees to 2.13k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Gallatin County, IL, are Health Care & Social Assistance (406 people), Retail Trade (246 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (209 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Gallatin County, IL, though some of these residents may live in Gallatin County, IL and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Gallatin County, IL, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (406 people), Retail Trade (246 people), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (209 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Gallatin County, IL has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (8.28 times higher than expected), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (6.68 times), and Transportation & Warehousing (2.04 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Gallatin County, IL, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($57,083), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($51,250), and Finance & Insurance ($51,250).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Illinois to other states, or from other states to Illinois.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $76.6B

  2. $75B

  3. $66.8B

In 2015, the top outbound Illinois product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $76.6B, followed by Gasoline ($75B) and Pharmaceuticals ($66.8B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Illinois products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$871B

2015 Value

$1.31T

Projected 2045 Value

50.5% growth

In 2015, total outbound Illinois trade was $871B. This is expected to increase 50.5% to $1.31T by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Illinois trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Illinois to other states, or from other states to Illinois.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $63.2B

  2. $48.1B

  3. $32.6B

In 2015, the top outbound Illinois domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Indiana with $63.2B, followed by Wisconsin with $48.1B and Michigan and $32.6B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Illinois shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

94.8% of the population of Gallatin County, IL has health coverage, with 35.9% on employee plans, 26.5% on Medicaid, 16.9% on Medicare, 14.3% on non-group plans, and 1.24% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the county of Gallatin County, IL was $8,262 in 2014. This is a 4.44% increase from the previous year ($7,911).

Primary care physicians in Gallatin County, IL see 5265 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.491% decrease from the previous year (5291 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 0 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 0 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Stephenson County and St. Clair County have the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.7%). Additionally, Stephenson County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (35.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

5,265 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Gallatin County, IL see an average of 5,265 patients per year. This represents a 0.491% decrease from the previous year (5,291 patients).

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

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,262

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,875

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$4,959

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,116

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Illinois (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.44%, from $7,911 to $8,262.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.19%

Uninsured

35.9%

Employer Coverage

26.5%

Medicaid

16.9%

Medicare

14.3%

Non-Group

1.24%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Gallatin County, IL declined by 24.3% from 6.85% to 5.19%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Gallatin County, IL changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.7% prevalence

  2. 12.7% prevalence

  3. 12% prevalence

Stephenson County and St. Clair County have the highest prevalence of diabetes in Illinois, at 12.7%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Illinois by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Gallatin County, IL is home to a population of 5.23k people, from which 100% are citizens. As of 2017, 0.612% of Gallatin County, IL residents were born outside of the country (32 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Gallatin County, IL is composed of 5.01k White Alone residents (95.8%), 98 Two or More Races residents (1.88%), 58 Hispanic or Latino residents (1.11%), 26 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.498%), 15 Asian Alone residents (0.287%), 14 Black or African American Alone residents (0.268%), 6 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.115%), and 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Gallatin County, IL are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

45

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.4

70

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 30.4

In 2017, the median age of all people in Gallatin County, IL was 44.8. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 45, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 70. But people in Gallatin County, IL are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Gallatin County, IL residents was 45.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

0.612%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

32 people

0.563%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

30 people

As of 2017, 0.612% of Gallatin County, IL residents (32 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Gallatin County, IL was 0.563%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    669,904 ± 19,564 people

  2. India

    147,732 ± 9,382 people

  3. Poland

    136,910 ± 9,036 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Illinois was Mexico, the natal country of 669,904 Illinois residents, followed by India with 147,732 and Poland with 136,910.

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Citizenship

100%

2017 Citizenship

100%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 100% of Gallatin County, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Gallatin County, IL was 100%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been maintaining.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    5.01k ± 8

  2. Two or More Races

    98 ± 46.5

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    58 ± 52.9

In 2017, there were 51.1 times more White Alone residents (5.01k people) in Gallatin County, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 98 Two or More Races and 58 Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Gallatin County, IL as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  2. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  3. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of Gallatin County, IL citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in Gallatin County, IL was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of Gallatin County, IL are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    167 ± 45

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    48 ± 33

  3. Korea

    35 ± 26

Gallatin County, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.48 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Gallatin County, IL was $71,500 in 2017, which is 0.329 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $67,200 to $71,500, a 6.4% increase. The homeownership rate in Gallatin County, IL is 76.8%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Gallatin County, IL have an average commute time of 26.8 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Gallatin County, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$42,450

Median Household Income

± $4,638

2.27k

Number of Households

± 189

In 2017, the median household income of the 2.27k households in Gallatin County, IL grew to $42,450 from the previous year's value of $41,269.

The following chart displays the households in Gallatin County, 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 $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$71,500

2017 Median

± $5,483

$67,200

2016 Median

± $5,756

In 2017, the median property value in Gallatin County, IL grew to to $71,500 from the previous year's value of $67,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Gallatin County, IL compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Gallatin County, IL the largest share of households have a property value in the $50k - $60k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Gallatin County, IL distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Gallatin County, IL the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

76.8%

2017 Homeownership

77.8%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 76.8% of the housing units in Gallatin County, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 77.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Gallatin County, IL compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Gallatin County, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Gallatin County, IL have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

26.8 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Gallatin County, IL have a longer commute time (26.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 2.93% of the workforce in Gallatin County, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    87.7%

  2. Carpooled

    7.97%

  3. Other

    1.56%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Gallatin County, IL was Drove Alone (87.7%), followed by those who Carpooled (7.97%) and those who Other (1.56%).

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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