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Carrollton, Illinois - Basic Facts

Carrollton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Carrollton.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Greene County at latitude 39.3023 and longitude -90.4071. Greene County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 620 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Carrollton (see map) encompass a land area of 1.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Carrollton, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 2,441
Population in Households 2,432
Population in Familes 1,992
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density1 1,283
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 1,050
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 700
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,179 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 773 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 277 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 129 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $87,677
Average Home Value $93,346


Median Household Income $46,191
Average Household Income $57,363
Per Capita Income $24,142
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.41% -0.4%
Households -0.18% -0.31%
Families 0.61% -0.43%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   2.2%
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.


Carrollton, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carrollton to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 470 66th
Population Density1 # 594 57th
Diversity Index2 # 1058 22nd
Median Household Income # 923 33rd
Per Capita Income # 754 45th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.