Belle Prairie City, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Belle Prairie City, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Town of Belle Prairie City had a population of 54 as of July 1, 2016. Belle Prairie City ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Belle Prairie City is located at latitude 38.2234 and longitude -88.5558 in Hamilton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Belle Prairie City (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hamilton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 472 feet.

The Town of Belle Prairie City (GNIS ID: 2396587) 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 Town of Belle Prairie City is located within Township of Crouch, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hamilton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Belle Prairie City 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 Belle Prairie City: Belle City, Belle Prairie, Belleprairie.

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Belle Prairie City, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 54
Population in Households 54
Population in Familes 47
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 121
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 23
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 17
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 28 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20 (71.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3 (10.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $138,750


Median Household Income $53,457
Average Household Income $67,149
Per Capita Income $27,600
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% -0.37%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 2.02% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.71%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
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.

Belle Prairie City, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Belle Prairie City 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 # 1351 1st
Population Density1 # 1336 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 786 42nd
Median Household Income # 638 53rd
Per Capita Income # 511 63rd

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