Plainville, IL Profile: Facts & Data


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Plainville, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Plainville had a population of 268 as of July 1, 2018. Plainville ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Plainville is located at latitude 39.7859 and longitude -91.1854 in Adams County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Plainville (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 692 feet.

The Village of Plainville (GNIS ID: 2399685) 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 Plainville is located within Township of Payson, a minor civil division (MCD) of Adams County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Plainville: laneville, Stone Prairie, Stone'sXPrairie.

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


Total Population 268
Population in Households 268
Population in Familes 234
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,166
Diversity Index3 4


Median Household Income $61,558
Average Household Income $65,158
Per Capita Income $24,716


Total Housing Units 113 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 94 (83.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 11 ( 9.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 8 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $86,806
Average Home Value $171,505


Total Households 105
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 78
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 0.18% 0.0%
Households 0.23% 0.0%
Families -0.6% -0.26%
Median Household Income   4.32%
Per Capita Income   3.9%

Plainville, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Plainville 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 # 1119 18th
Population Density # 645 53rd
Diversity Index # 1301 4th
Median Household Income # 451 67th
Per Capita Income # 964 30th

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