All Mercer County population data above are from the US Census Bureau.
With 15,858 people, Mercer County is the 72nd most populated county in the state of Illinois out of 102 counties. But watch out, Mercer County, because Massac County with 14,766 people and Moultrie County with 14,931 people are right behind you.
The largest Mercer County racial/ethnic groups are White (96.2%) followed by Hispanic (2.1%) and Two or More (0.8%).
In 2015, the median household income of Mercer County residents was $54,757. Mercer County households made slightly more than Jasper County households ($54,209) and Livingston County households ($54,254) . However, 9.4% of Mercer County residents live in poverty.
The median age for Mercer County residents is 44.3 years young.
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