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Perry, Illinois - Basic Facts

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The Village of Perry had a population of 386 as of July 1, 2016. Perry 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 Perry is located at latitude 39.7823 and longitude -90.747 in Pike County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Perry (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pike County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 591 feet.

The Village of Perry (GNIS ID: 2399656) 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 Perry is located within Township of Perry, a minor civil division (MCD) of Pike County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Perry population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 386
Population in Households 386
Population in Familes 322
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,010
Diversity Index2 3


Total Households 179
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 128
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 210 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 137 (65.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 42 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $70,313
Average Home Value $86,413


Median Household Income $41,023
Average Household Income $49,185
Per Capita Income $20,901
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.45% -0.42%
Households -0.18% -0.34%
Families 1.73% -0.47%
Median Household Income   1.46%
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.

Perry, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Perry 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1019 26th
Population Density1 # 749 45th
Diversity Index2 # 1341 2nd
Median Household Income # 1098 20th
Per Capita Income # 1153 16th

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