In 2018, Pope County, IL had a population of 4.25k people with a median age of 53.7 and a median household income of $40,671. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Pope County, IL declined from 4,360 to 4,249, a -2.55% decrease and its median household income declined from $41,139 to $40,671, a -1.14% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pope County, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (91%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.25%), White (Hispanic) (1.06%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.06%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.8%). 0% of the households in Pope County, IL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.7% of the residents in Pope County, IL are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Pope County, IL was $87,200, and the homeownership rate was 85.1%. Most people in Pope County, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 33.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Pope County, IL was 2 cars per household.