Bentley, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Bentley Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Bentley Content

Also See: Bentley, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Bentley, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Town of Bentley had a population of 35 as of July 1, 2016. Bentley 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 Bentley is located at latitude 40.3437 and longitude -91.1123 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Bentley (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 676 feet.

The Town of Bentley (GNIS ID: 2396588) 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 Bentley is located within Township of Harmony, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hancock County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bentley 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 Bentley: Bently.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Town of Bentley, IL Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | IL Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Harmony | Hancock County | Illinois Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 35
Population in Households 35
Population in Familes 28
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 245
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 16
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 11
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 19 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14 (73.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 3 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $55,000
Average Home Value $67,308


Median Household Income $52,941
Average Household Income $64,652
Per Capita Income $29,127
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% -0.58%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 1.54% 0.0%
Median Household Income   4.85%
Per Capita Income   3.08%
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.

Bentley, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bentley 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 # 1363 0th
Population Density1 # 1245 9th
Diversity Index2 # 773 44th
Median Household Income # 660 52nd
Per Capita Income # 415 70th

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

Illinois Research Tools

Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Illinois Census Data
Highest or Lowest: