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Versailles, Illinois - Basic Facts

Versailles is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Versailles.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Brown County at latitude 39.885 and longitude -90.656. Brown County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 633 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Versailles (see map) encompass a land area of 0.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Versailles: Sugar Grove.

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Versailles, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 479
Population in Households 479
Population in Familes 391
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 513
Diversity Index2 5


Total Households 222
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 152
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 252 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 189 (75.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 33 (13.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 30 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $99,206
Average Home Value $117,763


Median Household Income $47,423
Average Household Income $59,728
Per Capita Income $25,757
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.05% -0.04%
Households 0.32% 0.09%
Families 2.47% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   2.26%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Versailles, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Versailles to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 952 31st
Population Density1 # 1076 21st
Diversity Index2 # 1197 12th
Median Household Income # 874 36th
Per Capita Income # 581 58th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.