Pecatonica, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Pecatonica, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Pecatonica had a population of 2,332 as of July 1, 2017. Pecatonica ranks in the upper 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 Pecatonica is located at latitude 42.309 and longitude -89.3586 in Winnebago County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Pecatonica (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Winnebago County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 771 feet.

The Village of Pecatonica (GNIS ID: 2399642) 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 Pecatonica is located within Township of Pecatonica, a minor civil division (MCD) of Winnebago County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pecatonica population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Pecatonica: Lysander.

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Pecatonica, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,332
Daytime Population: Workers 683
Daytime Population: Residents 1,117
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,800
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 2,332
Population in Familes 1,953
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,806
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $51,770
Average Household Income $63,684
Per Capita Income $25,175


Total Housing Units 982 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 709 (72.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 225 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 49 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $114,394
Average Home Value $118,230


Total Households 933
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 653
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.84% -0.05%
Households 0.91% 0.02%
Families 0.83% -0.09%
Median Household Income   0.78%
Per Capita Income   2.51%

Pecatonica, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pecatonica to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 480 65th
Population Density # 342 75th
Diversity Index # 886 36th
Median Household Income # 757 45th
Per Capita Income # 837 39th

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