The City of Mattoon had a population of 18,525 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mattoon is located at latitude 39.4778 and longitude -88.3622 in Coles County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mattoon (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Coles County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 735 feet.
The City of Mattoon (GNIS ID: 2395046) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mattoon population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||18,107|
|Population in Familes||13,409|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||418|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,928 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,751 (53.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,261 (36.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||917 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$83,213|
|Average Home Value||$107,067|
|Median Household Income||$38,116|
|Average Household Income||$51,333|
|Per Capita Income||$22,283|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.64%|
|Per Capita Income||1.24%|
The table below compares Mattoon to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 138||90th|
|Population Density1||# 351||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 606||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 1193||13th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1034||24th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.