The City of Prophetstown had a population of 2,021 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Prophetstown is located at latitude 41.6703 and longitude -89.9352 in Whiteside County. The formal boundaries for the City of Prophetstown (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Whiteside County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 623 feet.
The City of Prophetstown (GNIS ID: 2396287) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Prophetstown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,877|
|Population in Familes||1,466|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||144|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||903 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||595 (65.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||216 (23.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||92 (10.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$104,927|
|Average Home Value||$127,437|
|Median Household Income||$48,742|
|Average Household Income||$59,491|
|Per Capita Income||$24,866|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.34%|
|Per Capita Income||1.04%|
The table below compares Prophetstown 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.
|Total Population||# 511||63rd|
|Population Density1||# 487||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 799||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 827||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 777||43rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.