In 2017, South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL had a population of 136k people with a median age of 43.6 and a median household income of $43,626. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL declined from 137,322 to 135,987, a -0.972% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,084 to $43,626, a 3.66% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (89.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.87%), White (Hispanic) (1.6%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.57%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.475%). 2.69% of the people in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL speak a non-English language, and 99.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL are Shawnee Community College (550 degrees awarded in 2017), Southeastern Illinois College (440 degrees), and Wabash Valley College (262 degrees).
The median property value in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL is $78,900, and the homeownership rate is 76.8%. Most people in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL is 2 cars per household.
South & Southeast Illinois PUMA, IL borders Purchase Area Development District PUMA, KY, Jackson, Williamson, Franklin & Perry Counties PUMA, IL, Monroe, Randolph, Washington, Jefferson & Marion Counties PUMA, IL, Dubois, Knox, Spencer, Perry, Pike & Crawford Counties PUMA, IN, Cape Girardeau, Scott & Bollinger Counties PUMA, MO, St. Francois, Washington, Perry & Ste. Genevieve Counties PUMA, MO, Warrick, Gibson & Posey Counties PUMA, IN, Dunklin, Stoddard, New Madrid, Pemiscot & Mississippi Counties PUMA, MO, Pennyrile Area Development District (North) PUMA, KY, Green River Area Development District (Southwest) PUMA, KY, and Clark, Jasper, Crawford, Lawrence, Richland, Clay & Wayne Counties PUMA, IL.