New Census data show Illinois is the only state in the nation to see worsening population loss for seven straight years. CHICAGO (Dec. 22, 2020) – Illinois recorded population loss for the seventh year in a row,... Read More.
Illinois closes the decade experiencing the worst population decline of any state in the nation with a total loss of 168,700 residents. According to data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau, Illinois shrank by 51,250 residents from July 2018 to July 2019, bringing the state to six... Read More.
This morning the U.S. Census released new data on national population trends and reported that over the last year, Illinois suffered the greatest population loss in the nation. From July 2015 to July of this year, Illinois lost 114,144 residents to other states, on... Read More.