Shipman, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Shipman, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Town of Shipman had a population of 614 as of July 1, 2017. Shipman 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 Shipman is located at latitude 39.1195 and longitude -90.0452 in Macoupin County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Shipman (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Macoupin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 636 feet.

The Town of Shipman (GNIS ID: 2397657) 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 Shipman is located within Township of Shipman, a minor civil division (MCD) of Macoupin County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Shipman population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Shipman, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 614
Daytime Population: Workers 103
Daytime Population: Residents 288
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 391
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 614
Population in Familes 527
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 467
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $51,766
Average Household Income $67,387
Per Capita Income $26,365


Total Housing Units 262 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 188 (71.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 50 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 ( 9.5%)
Median Home Value $88,125
Average Home Value $113,830


Total Households 237
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 174
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.22% -0.63%
Households -0.23% -0.6%
Families 0.0% -0.7%
Median Household Income   1.23%
Per Capita Income   3.0%

Shipman, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shipman to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 864 37th
Population Density # 1104 19th
Diversity Index # 976 29th
Median Household Income # 758 45th
Per Capita Income # 708 48th

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