The City of Christopher had a population of 2,263 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Christopher is located at latitude 37.9725 and longitude -89.0534 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Christopher encompass a land area of 1.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 440 feet.
The City of Christopher (GNIS ID: 2393521) 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.
|Total Population||2,263 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,263 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,739 (76.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$38,404|
|Average Household Income||$54,358|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,975|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,188 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||644 (54.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||369 (31.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||175 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$76,176|
|Average Home Value||$90,708|
|Housing Affordability Index3||250|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.74%|
|Per Capita Income||3.02%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.57%|
The table below compares Christopher to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 482||65th|
|Population Density||# 506||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1297||5th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 800||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1138||17th|
|Diversity Index||# 849||38th|
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