Como is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Como Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Whiteside County at latitude 41.7664 and longitude -89.7671. Whiteside County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 630 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Como Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles.Photos of the local Como, IL area
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|Population in Households||535|
|Population in Familes||459|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||237 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||193 (81.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||25 (10.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||19 ( 8.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$90,964|
|Average Home Value||$96,094|
|Median Household Income||$52,050|
|Average Household Income||$63,254|
|Per Capita Income||$25,159|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.66%|
|Per Capita Income||2.7%|
The table below compares Como to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 911||34th|
|Population Density1||# 1085||21st|
|Diversity Index2||# 421||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 687||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 642||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.