The City of Christopher had a population of 2,292 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Christopher is located at latitude 37.9709 and longitude -89.053 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Christopher (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 440 feet.
The City of Christopher (GNIS ID: 2393521) 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 Christopher 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||2,292|
|Population in Familes||1,770|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,180 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||697 (59.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||324 (27.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||159 (13.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$55,518|
|Average Home Value||$70,624|
|Median Household Income||$35,546|
|Average Household Income||$45,366|
|Per Capita Income||$19,874|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.04%|
|Per Capita Income||1.36%|
The table below compares Christopher 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||# 487||64th|
|Population Density1||# 503||63rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 858||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 1269||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1231||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.