Crawford County IL Information


Crawford County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,348
Daytime Population: Workers 8,475
Daytime Population: Residents 10,486
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,961
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 17,853
Population in Familes 14,360
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,495
Population Density2 44
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $47,626
Average Household Income $64,471
Per Capita Income $26,071


Total Housing Units 8,688 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,812 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,812 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,064 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $83,446
Average Home Value $112,943


Total Households 7,624
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 5,002
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 -0.33% -0.37%
Households -0.25% -0.33%
Families -0.41% -0.44%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   2.74%


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, 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 # 59 43rd
Population Density # 57 45th
Diversity Index # 53 49th
Median Household Income # 59 43rd
Per Capita Income # 52 50th

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