The City of Staunton had a population of 5,159 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Staunton is located at latitude 39.0116 and longitude -89.7938 in Macoupin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Staunton (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Macoupin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 620 feet.
The City of Staunton (GNIS ID: 2395959) 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 Staunton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||5,093|
|Population in Familes||4,092|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||66|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,360 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,531 (64.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||634 (26.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||195 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,618|
|Average Home Value||$109,837|
|Median Household Income||$42,708|
|Average Household Income||$54,395|
|Per Capita Income||$22,822|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.63%|
|Per Capita Income||0.74%|
The table below compares Staunton 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.
|Total Population||# 334||76th|
|Population Density1||# 464||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 996||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 1034||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 981||28th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.