Christian County IL Information


Christian County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 33,724
Daytime Population: Workers 12,010
Daytime Population: Residents 16,959
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 28,969
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 32,114
Population in Familes 25,626
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,610
Population Density2 48
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $46,482
Average Household Income $59,298
Per Capita Income $24,628


Total Housing Units 15,548 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,955 (64.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,765 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,828 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $89,158
Average Home Value $116,494


Total Households 13,720
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 8,878
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 -0.43% -0.76%
Households -0.33% -0.72%
Families -0.51% -0.83%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   2.84%


Christian County IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Christian County to the other 102 counties and county equivalents 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 # 46 56th
Population Density # 52 50th
Diversity Index # 70 32nd
Median Household Income # 68 34th
Per Capita Income # 70 32nd

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