Moultrie County IL Information


Moultrie County Subdivisions

Moultrie County IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 14,985
Population in Households 14,590
Population in Familes 12,230
Population in Group Qrtrs 395
Population Density1 45
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 5,826
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 4,065
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,455 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,396 (68.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,430 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 629 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $103,754
Average Home Value $125,893


Median Household Income $47,036
Average Household Income $62,191
Per Capita Income $24,406
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.15% 0.02%
Households 0.19% 0.04%
Families 0.05% -0.05%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
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.


Moultrie County IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Moultrie County to the other 102 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 75 27th
Population Density1 # 56 46th
Diversity Index2 # 98 6th
Median Household Income # 51 51st
Per Capita Income # 60 42nd

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