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Dahlgren, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Dahlgren had a population of 505 as of July 1, 2019. Dahlgren ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Dahlgren is located at latitude 38.1981 and longitude -88.6845 in Hamilton County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Dahlgren encompass a land area of 1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hamilton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 515 feet.

The Village of Dahlgren (GNIS ID: 2398669) 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 Dahlgren is located within Township of Dahlgren, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hamilton County.


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Dahlgren, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Dahlgren, IL Housing Affordability Index is 235
State of Illinois Housing Affordability Index is 119
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Dahlgren, IL Wealth Index is 64
State of Illinois Wealth Index is 105
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 505
Population in Households 505
Population in Families 435
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 497
Diversity Index1 9
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $49,405
Average Household Income $60,151
Per Capita Income $24,559
Wealth Index3 64

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 239 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 165 (69.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 40 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 34 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $112,821
Housing Affordability Index2 235
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 205
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 148
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.42% -0.72%
Households -0.31% -0.69%
Families 0.6% -0.68%
Median Household Income   1.05%
Per Capita Income   2.46%

Dahlgren, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dahlgren to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 928 32nd
Population Density # 1083 21st
Diversity Index # 982 28th
Median Household Income # 1030 25th
Per Capita Income # 1049 23rd

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