Moultrie County is located in central Illinois. The County Seat is Sullivan and the largest city is Sullivan. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.moultriecountyil.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 14,837 and the 2010 census population was 14,846. The land area is 335.94 square miles and there are 44.2 persons per square mile.
98.3% of the population is White, 0.4% is Black or African American, 1.1% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.2% is Asian, 0.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 0.8% is two or more races. 85% have a high school degree or higher, and 14.1% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $95,400, there are 5,676 households, an average of 2.54 persons per household. The per capita income is $23,786, the median household income is $46,622, and 12.8% of the persons in Moultrie County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,186. Retail sales (in $1000) were $118,718, and sales per capita were $8,275.
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