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Bone Gap, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Bone Gap had a population of 242 as of July 1, 2016. Bone Gap ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Bone Gap is located at latitude 38.4449 and longitude -87.9975 in Edwards County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Bone Gap (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Edwards County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 459 feet.

The Village of Bone Gap (GNIS ID: 2398150) 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 Bone Gap is located within Bone Gap Election Precinct, a minor civil division (MCD) of Edwards County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bone Gap population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bone Gap: Bonegap.

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Bone Gap, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 242
Population in Households 242
Population in Familes 214
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 404
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 90
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 70
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 105 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 76 (72.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 15 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $90,909
Average Home Value $119,737


Median Household Income $42,335
Average Household Income $51,990
Per Capita Income $19,381
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.26% -0.42%
Households -0.52% -0.45%
Families 0.0% -0.58%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
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.

Bone Gap, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bone Gap 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1154 16th
Population Density1 # 1137 17th
Diversity Index2 # 1188 14th
Median Household Income # 1044 24th
Per Capita Income # 1254 8th

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