Owaneco, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Owaneco, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Owaneco had a population of 250 as of July 1, 2017. Owaneco ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Owaneco is located at latitude 39.4814 and longitude -89.1949 in Christian County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Owaneco (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Christian County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 620 feet.

The Village of Owaneco (GNIS ID: 2399602) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Owaneco is located within Township of Locust, a minor civil division (MCD) of Christian County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Owaneco population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Owaneco: Oneco, Oweneco.

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Owaneco, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 250
Daytime Population: Workers 35
Daytime Population: Residents 231
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 266
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 104
Population in Familes 89
Population in Group Qrtrs 146
Population Density2 546
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $48,124
Average Household Income $57,166
Per Capita Income $15,182


Total Housing Units 114 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 85 (74.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $88,393
Average Home Value $126,205


Total Households 97
Average Household Size 1.07
Family Households 76
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.62% 0.08%
Households 1.67% 0.21%
Families 1.96% 0.26%
Median Household Income   1.61%
Per Capita Income   1.92%

Owaneco, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Owaneco to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1141 17th
Population Density # 1055 23rd
Diversity Index # 219 84th
Median Household Income # 905 34th
Per Capita Income # 1350 1st

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