The City of Petersburg had a population of 2,199 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Petersburg is located at latitude 40.0138 and longitude -89.8476 in Menard County. The formal boundaries for the City of Petersburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Menard County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 512 feet.
The City of Petersburg (GNIS ID: 2396193) 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 Petersburg 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 Petersburg: Petersburgh.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,085|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,163|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,248|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.02|
|Population in Households||2,124|
|Population in Familes||1,630|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||75|
|Median Household Income||$42,298|
|Average Household Income||$56,501|
|Per Capita Income||$26,044|
|Total Housing Units||1,092 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||568 (52.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||403 (36.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||121 (11.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,031|
|Average Home Value||$121,171|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.46%|
|Per Capita Income||2.89%|
The table below compares Petersburg 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.
|Total Population||# 489||64th|
|Population Density||# 462||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 827||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 1110||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 737||46th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.