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Pittsburg, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Pittsburg had a population of 565 as of July 1, 2016. Pittsburg 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 Pittsburg is located at latitude 37.7766 and longitude -88.8502 in Williamson County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Pittsburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Williamson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 466 feet.

The Village of Pittsburg (GNIS ID: 2399681) 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 Pittsburg is located within Lake Creek Election Precinct, a minor civil division (MCD) of Williamson County.

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


Total Population 565
Population in Households 565
Population in Familes 492
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 273
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 230
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 177
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 255 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 199 (78.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 31 (12.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $66,935
Average Home Value $81,566


Median Household Income $42,082
Average Household Income $49,452
Per Capita Income $19,406
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.2% -0.11%
Households -0.07% 0.0%
Families 0.55% 0.0%
Median Household Income   -0.47%
Per Capita Income   1.1%
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.

Pittsburg, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pittsburg 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 # 895 35th
Population Density1 # 1220 11th
Diversity Index2 # 649 53rd
Median Household Income # 1057 23rd
Per Capita Income # 1252 9th

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