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Weldon, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Weldon had a population of 419 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Weldon is located at latitude 40.1215 and longitude -88.7497 in De Witt County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Weldon (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. De Witt County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 712 feet.

The Village of Weldon (GNIS ID: 2400120) 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 Weldon is located within Township of Nixon, a minor civil division (MCD) of De Witt County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Weldon 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 Weldon: Nixon.

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


Total Population 419
Daytime Population: Workers 41
Daytime Population: Residents 207
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 248
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.59
Population in Households 419
Population in Familes 362
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,548
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $47,724
Average Household Income $61,646
Per Capita Income $24,458


Total Housing Units 190 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 143 (75.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 25 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 22 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $104,286
Average Home Value $131,338


Total Households 168
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 128
Average Family Size 3
  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 -0.32% -0.53%
Households -0.24% -0.48%
Families -0.21% -0.47%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.83%

Weldon, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Weldon 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 # 994 27th
Population Density # 446 67th
Diversity Index # 927 32nd
Median Household Income # 916 33rd
Per Capita Income # 908 34th

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