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Manito, Illinois - Basic Facts

Manito is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Manito.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Mason County at latitude 40.4259 and longitude -89.7793. Mason County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 495 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Manito (see map) encompass a land area of 1.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,651
Population in Households 1,651
Population in Familes 1,346
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,146
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 671
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 455
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 710 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 505 (71.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 166 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 39 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $93,548
Average Home Value $98,221


Median Household Income $52,706
Average Household Income $62,306
Per Capita Income $25,492
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.13% -0.19%
Households 0.28% -0.12%
Families 0.0% -0.18%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   1.96%
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.


Manito, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Manito 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 # 561 59th
Population Density1 # 672 51st
Diversity Index2 # 940 31st
Median Household Income # 651 52nd
Per Capita Income # 609 56th

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