La Prairie, IL Profile: Facts & Data


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La Prairie, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of La Prairie had a population of 51 as of July 1, 2018. La Prairie ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for La Prairie is located at latitude 40.1471 and longitude -91.0025 in Adams County. The formal boundaries for the Village of La Prairie (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Adams County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 709 feet.

The Village of La Prairie (GNIS ID: 2398368) 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 La Prairie is located within Township of Northeast, a minor civil division (MCD) of Adams County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for La Prairie: Gibbs, Gibbstown, Laprairie, Pitman.

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La Prairie, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 51
Population in Households 51
Population in Familes 43
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 218
Diversity Index3 0


Median Household Income $51,148
Average Household Income $60,336
Per Capita Income $24,213


Total Housing Units 36 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17 (47.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2 ( 5.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 (44.4%)
Median Home Value $87,500
Average Home Value $156,944


Total Households 20
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 13
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.99% 0.39%
Households 1.29% 0.0%
Families 2.05% 1.49%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   3.0%

La Prairie, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares La Prairie to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 1353 1st
Population Density # 1261 8th
Diversity Index # 1364 0th
Median Household Income # 839 39th
Per Capita Income # 1016 26th

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