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The City of Bloomington had a population of 79,009 as of July 1, 2017. Bloomington ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Bloomington is located at latitude 40.4758 and longitude -88.9699 in McLean County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bloomington (see map below) encompass a land area of 27.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. McLean County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 797 feet.

The City of Bloomington (GNIS ID: 2394197) 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 Bloomington is located within Township of Bloomington City, a minor civil division (MCD) of McLean County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bloomington: Blooming Grove, Keg Grove.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 79,009
Daytime Population: Workers 68,877
Daytime Population: Residents 38,783
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 107,660
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.36
Population in Households 76,815
Population in Familes 58,777
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,194
Population Density2 2,897
Diversity Index3 49
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $62,497
Average Household Income $86,752
Per Capita Income $36,010

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 35,825 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 19,666 (54.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,848 (35.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,311 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $160,429
Average Home Value $185,361
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 32,514
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 19,254
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.43% 0.39%
Households 0.37% 0.36%
Families 0.28% 0.26%
Median Household Income   2.0%
Per Capita Income   2.35%

Bloomington, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bloomington 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 # 12 99th
Population Density # 143 90th
Diversity Index # 185 87th
Median Household Income # 367 73rd
Per Capita Income # 198 86th

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