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Tamaroa, Illinois - Basic Facts

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The Village of Tamaroa had a population of 611 as of July 1, 2017. Tamaroa ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Tamaroa is located at latitude 38.1363 and longitude -89.2293 in Perry County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Tamaroa (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Perry County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 509 feet.

The Village of Tamaroa (GNIS ID: 2399950) 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 Village of Tamaroa is located within Tamaroa Number 2 Election Precinct, a minor civil division (MCD) of Perry County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tamaroa 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 Tamaroa: Appleton.

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


Total Population 611
Daytime Population: Workers 144
Daytime Population: Residents 369
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 513
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 611
Population in Familes 504
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 638
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $42,786
Average Household Income $51,761
Per Capita Income $21,328


Total Housing Units 287 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 210 (73.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 38 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $76,205
Average Home Value $95,096


Total Households 249
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 170
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.59% -0.7%
Households -0.7% -0.73%
Families -0.94% -0.84%
Median Household Income   1.14%
Per Capita Income   2.05%

Tamaroa, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tamaroa 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 # 867 37th
Population Density # 989 28th
Diversity Index # 1058 22nd
Median Household Income # 1091 20th
Per Capita Income # 1189 13th

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