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Depue, Illinois - Basic Facts

Depue is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of De Pue.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code C4) located in Bureau County at latitude 41.3242 and longitude -89.3068. Bureau County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 466 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of De Pue (see map) encompass a land area of 2.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.26 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Depue: De Pue, Howe, Newport Landing, Selby, Selby Station, Sherman, Trenton.

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


Total Population 1,800
Population in Households 1,800
Population in Familes 1,503
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 658
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 618
Average Household Size 2.91
Family Households 421
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 689 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 459 (66.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 160 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 71 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $102,022
Average Home Value $111,329


Median Household Income $37,731
Average Household Income $45,275
Per Capita Income $15,851
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.49% -0.54%
Households -0.45% -0.52%
Families -0.66% -0.67%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
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.


Depue, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Depue 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 # 535 61st
Population Density1 # 984 28th
Diversity Index2 # 35 98th
Median Household Income # 1220 11th
Per Capita Income # 1336 2nd

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