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Plano, Illinois - Basic Facts

The City of Plano had a population of 11,129 as of July 1, 2016. Plano 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 Plano is located at latitude 41.6687 and longitude -88.525 in Kendall County. The formal boundaries for the City of Plano (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Kendall County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 650 feet.

The City of Plano (GNIS ID: 2396223) 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 City of Plano is located within Township of Little Rock, a minor civil division (MCD) of Kendall County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Plano 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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Plano, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,129
Population in Households 11,117
Population in Familes 9,584
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density1 1,495
Diversity Index2 70


Total Households 3,613
Average Household Size 3.08
Family Households 2,693
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 3,967 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,792 (70.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 821 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 354 ( 8.9%)
Median Home Value $172,218
Average Home Value $201,629


Median Household Income $60,351
Average Household Income $76,761
Per Capita Income $25,386
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.37% 0.63%
Households 0.27% 0.57%
Families 0.2% 0.5%
Median Household Income   0.68%
Per Capita Income   1.31%
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.

Plano, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Plano 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 # 206 85th
Population Density1 # 473 65th
Diversity Index2 # 58 96th
Median Household Income # 391 71st
Per Capita Income # 708 48th

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