Area Population Facts for Du Quoin

Population (year 2000): 6,448. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,412 (-0.6% change)
Males: 3,043 (47.2%), Females: 3,405 (52.8%)
Perry County
Zip code: 62832
Median resident age: 38.7 years
Median household income: $29,124 (year 2000)
Median house value: $48,600 (year 2000)
Du Quoin, IL residents, houses, and apartments details
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 Old Du Quoin (0 replies)Ancestries: German (20.9%), Irish (10.1%), English (10.1%), United States (9.0%), Italian (4.3%), French (3.4%).
Elevation: 446 feet
Land area: 6.9 square miles

For population 25 years and over in Du QuoinHigh school or higher: 74.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
Unemployed: 9.4%
Median travel time to work: 21.2 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Du Quoin city
Never married: 18.0%
Now married: 54.6%
Separated: 1.6%
Widowed: 12.7%
Divorced: 13.1%
0.6% Foreign born
Population change in the 1990s: -525 (-7.5%).