Pontoosuc, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Pontoosuc, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Pontoosuc had a population of 154 as of July 1, 2015. Pontoosuc 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 Pontoosuc is located at latitude 40.6286 and longitude -91.2107 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Pontoosuc (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.67 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 531 feet.

The Village of Pontoosuc (GNIS ID: 2398998) 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 Pontoosuc population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Village of Pontoosuc, IL Boundary Map

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Pontoosuc, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 154
Population in Households 153
Population in Familes 124
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 110
Diversity Index2 12
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 68
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 45
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 111 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 54 (48.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (12.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 43 (38.7%)
Median Home Value $62,000
Average Home Value $64,815
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,805
Average Household Income $43,494
Per Capita Income $19,110
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.02% 0.26%
Households 1.16% 0.58%
Families 1.32% 0.44%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   2.73%
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.

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Pontoosuc, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pontoosuc to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 1256 8th
Population Density1 # 1343 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 672 51st
Median Household Income # 1242 9th
Per Capita Income # 1245 9th

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