Moultrie County, Illinois

Moultrie County: County in Illinois, United States


Moultrie County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 14,846 and a population density of 17 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 14,347 inhabitants. Its county seat is Sullivan. The county was created 181 years ago in 1842.

Moultrie County locator map
Location of Moultrie County on Illinois map.

Quick Facts about Moultrie County

Population : 14,347 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
Area : 892 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.5%
Land as percent of area : 97.5%
Named for : William Moultrie
Altitude : 686 feet / 209 meters
Capital : Sullivan
Establishment : January 01, 1843
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 14:56:37 (22nd July 2024)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.48% (2010-2020)
Moultrie County Courthouse  western side from south image
Moultrie County Courthouse western side from south
Moultrie County Courthouse  western side from south image


Moultrie County is located at 39°38'29"N 88°37'9"W (39.6414800, -88.6193000). It has 4 neighbors: Coles County, Douglas County, Shelby County and Piatt County.

Moultrie County map

The largest city of Moultrie County is Bruce with a population of 12,209. Other cities include, Sullivan population 4,400 and Allenville population 141. See all Moultrie County cities & populated places.

Moultrie County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Moultrie County.

City Name Population Title
Bruce 12,209 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Sullivan 4,400 City in Illinois
Bethany 1,210 Village in Illinois, United States
Lovington 1,010 Township in Moultrie County, Illinois
Dalton City 494 Village in Illinois, USA
Gays 252 Village in Moultrie County, Illinois
Allenville 141 Human settlement in the United States of America

Moultrie County has 4 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Moultrie County decreased by 3.48% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 14,846 - census
2011 14,856 0.07% estimation process
2012 14,874 0.12% estimation process
2013 14,796 -0.53% estimation process
2014 14,751 -0.31% estimation process
2015 14,743 -0.05% estimation process
2016 14,610 -0.91% estimation process
2017 14,701 0.62% estimation process
2018 14,648 -0.36% estimation process
2019 14,501 -1.01% estimation process
2020 14,347 -1.07% estimation process

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