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North Pekin, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of North Pekin had a population of 1,578 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for North Pekin is located at latitude 40.6084 and longitude -89.6242 in Tazewell County. The formal boundaries for the Village of North Pekin (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Tazewell County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 482 feet.

The Village of North Pekin (GNIS ID: 2399520) 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 North Pekin is located within Township of Pekin, a minor civil division (MCD) of Tazewell County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with North Pekin 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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North Pekin, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,578
Population in Households 1,578
Population in Familes 1,299
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,146
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 624
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 452
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 662 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 536 (81.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 88 (13.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 38 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $84,179
Average Home Value $108,489


Median Household Income $46,637
Average Household Income $55,917
Per Capita Income $21,833
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.09% 0.08%
Households 0.18% 0.16%
Families 0.54% 0.04%
Median Household Income   -0.74%
Per Capita Income   0.99%
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.

North Pekin, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares North Pekin 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 # 575 58th
Population Density1 # 669 51st
Diversity Index2 # 839 39th
Median Household Income # 906 34th
Per Capita Income # 1075 21st

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