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Minooka, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Minooka had a population of 11,762 as of July 1, 2016. Minooka ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Minooka is located at latitude 41.4476 and longitude -88.2842 in Grundy County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Minooka (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Grundy County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 610 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Village of Minooka are located in Grundy County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Will County.

The Village of Minooka (GNIS ID: 2399376) 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 Minooka is located within Township of Aux Sable, a minor civil division (MCD) of Grundy County.

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

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


Total Population 11,762
Population in Households 11,752
Population in Familes 10,628
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density1 1,250
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 3,685
Average Household Size 3.19
Family Households 2,993
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 3,927 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,202 (81.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 483 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 242 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $205,252
Average Home Value $209,072


Median Household Income $83,827
Average Household Income $97,758
Per Capita Income $30,949
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.19% 1.18%
Households 0.9% 0.99%
Families 0.6% 0.91%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   1.5%
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.

Minooka, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Minooka 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 # 203 85th
Population Density1 # 612 55th
Diversity Index2 # 239 83rd
Median Household Income # 119 91st
Per Capita Income # 315 77th

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