Good Hope, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Good Hope Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Good Hope Content

Also See: Good Hope, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Good Hope, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Good Hope is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in McDonough County at latitude 40.5575 and longitude -90.6755. McDonough County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 709 feet.

The formal official name is the Village of Good Hope, but most people and references simply refer to it as Good Hope, Illinois.

The P1 Census Class Code for Good Hope indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Good Hope (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Good Hope: Clarkesville, Milan, oodhope, SheridXn.

Village of Good Hope, IL Boundary Map


Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | IL Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Sciota | McDonough County | Illinois Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 397
Population in Households 397
Population in Familes 329
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,361
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 182
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 124
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 194 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 142 (73.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 40 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $96,500
Average Home Value $111,014


Median Household Income $51,617
Average Household Income $55,174
Per Capita Income $23,939
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.06% 0.0%
Households 0.39% 0.22%
Families 2.42% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   1.38%
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.


Good Hope, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Good Hope 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 # 1009 26th
Population Density1 # 557 59th
Diversity Index2 # 767 44th
Median Household Income # 704 49th
Per Capita Income # 775 43rd

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