In 2020, South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL had a population of 131k people with a median age of 44 and a median household income of $48,123. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL declined from 132,696 to 131,155, a −1.16% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,453 to $48,123, a 1.41% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.42%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.04%), White (Hispanic) (1.67%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.428%).
2.99% of the households in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, 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.
99.4% of the residents in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are Shawnee Community College (568 degrees awarded in 2020), Southeastern Illinois College (353 degrees), and Wabash Valley College (213 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was $85,400, and the homeownership rate was 77.9%.
Most people in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.8 minutes. The average car ownership in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL was 2 cars per household.
South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL borders Clark, Jasper, Crawford, Lawrence, Richland, Clay & Wayne Counties PUMA, IL, Jackson, Williamson, Franklin & Perry Counties PUMA, IL, Monroe, Randolph, Washington, Jefferson & Marion Counties PUMA, IL, Warrick, Gibson & Posey Counties PUMA, IN, Dubois, Knox, Spencer, Perry, Pike & Crawford Counties PUMA, IN, Purchase Area Development District PUMA, KY, Pennyrile Area Development District (North) PUMA, KY, Green River Area Development District (Southwest) PUMA, KY, St. Francois, Washington, Perry & Ste. Genevieve Counties PUMA, MO, Cape Girardeau, Scott & Bollinger Counties PUMA, MO, and Dunklin, Stoddard, New Madrid, Pemiscot & Mississippi Counties PUMA, MO.