The Village of Joy had a population of 422 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Joy is located at latitude 41.1969 and longitude -90.8788 in Mercer County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Joy (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mercer County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 686 feet.
The Village of Joy (GNIS ID: 2398312) 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 Joy 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||422|
|Population in Familes||354|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||198 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||140 (70.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||37 (18.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||21 (10.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$75,862|
|Average Home Value||$109,331|
|Median Household Income||$55,079|
|Average Household Income||$60,806|
|Per Capita Income||$24,941|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.39%|
|Per Capita Income||0.55%|
The table below compares Joy 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||# 992||28th|
|Population Density1||# 764||44th|
|Diversity Index2||# 926||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 579||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 766||44th|
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