DeWitt County

DeWitt County is located in central Illinois.  The County Seat is Clinton and the largest city is Clinton.  The Official Web Site is located at  The 2014 population estimate is 16,284 and the 2010 census population was 16,561.  The land area is 397.51 square miles and there are 41.7 persons per square mile.

97.3% of the population is White, 0.8% is Black or African American, 2.3% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.5% is Asian, 0.2% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.2% is two or more races.  92.6% have a high school degree or higher, and 16.8% have a Bachelor degree or higher.

The median home value is $107,100, there are 6,802 households, an average of 2.38 persons per household.  The per capita income is $26,704,  the median household income is $51,051, and 14% of the persons in DeWitt County are considered below poverty level.

The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 1,165.  Retail sales (in $1000) were $188,199, and sales per capita were $11,527.  

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