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El Dara, Illinois - Basic Facts

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The Village of El Dara had a population of 75 as of July 1, 2017. El Dara ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for El Dara is located at latitude 39.6227 and longitude -90.9912 in Pike County. The formal boundaries for the Village of El Dara (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pike County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 735 feet.

The Village of El Dara (GNIS ID: 2398792) 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 El Dara is located within Township of Derry, a minor civil division (MCD) of Pike County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with El Dara 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 El Dara: Eldara.

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


Total Population 75
Daytime Population: Workers 0
Daytime Population: Residents 27
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.36
Population in Households 75
Population in Familes 67
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 78
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $58,170
Average Household Income $60,778
Per Capita Income $24,390


Total Housing Units 38 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26 (68.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 (18.4%)
Median Home Value $117,857
Average Home Value $160,000


Total Households 31
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 25
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 -0.54% -0.54%
Households -0.44% -0.65%
Families -1.06% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   2.01%

El Dara, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares El Dara 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 # 1338 2nd
Population Density # 1360 1st
Diversity Index # 1020 26th
Median Household Income # 494 64th
Per Capita Income # 917 33rd

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