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Rosiclare, Illinois - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Hardin County at latitude 37.4237 and longitude -88.3461. Hardin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 354 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Rosiclare (see map) encompass a land area of 1.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0.18 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Rosiclare: Rose Clare, Roseclair.

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


Total Population 1,152
Population in Households 1,137
Population in Familes 883
Population in Group Qrtrs 15
Population Density1 594
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 500
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 307
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 590 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 376 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 124 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 90 (15.3%)
Median Home Value $80,645
Average Home Value $91,888


Median Household Income $40,351
Average Household Income $52,218
Per Capita Income $23,046
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.16% -0.53%
Households 0.09% -0.48%
Families 0.0% -0.59%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
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.


Rosiclare, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rosiclare 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 # 667 51st
Population Density1 # 1027 25th
Diversity Index2 # 824 40th
Median Household Income # 1139 17th
Per Capita Income # 870 36th

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