Crawford County IL Information


Crawford County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,324
Population in Households 17,829
Population in Familes 14,389
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,495
Population Density2 44
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $47,285
Average Household Income $64,983
Per Capita Income $26,359


Total Housing Units 8,688 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,940 (68.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,700 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,048 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $84,401
Average Home Value $116,187


Total Households 7,640
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 4,999
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 -0.3% -0.33%
Households -0.19% -0.26%
Families -0.37% -0.38%
Median Household Income   1.15%
Per Capita Income   1.78%


Crawford County IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crawford County to the other 102 counties and county equivalents 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 # 59 43rd
Population Density # 57 45th
Diversity Index # 52 50th
Median Household Income # 70 32nd
Per Capita Income # 57 45th

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