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Ashkum, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Ashkum had a population of 793 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Ashkum is located at latitude 40.8782 and longitude -87.9531 in Iroquois County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Ashkum (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Iroquois County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 669 feet.

The Village of Ashkum (GNIS ID: 2397995) 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 Ashkum is located within Township of Ashkum, a minor civil division (MCD) of Iroquois County.

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


Total Population 793
Population in Households 792
Population in Familes 670
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 985
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $64,431
Average Household Income $75,347
Per Capita Income $30,334


Total Housing Units 328 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 253 (77.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 69 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 ( 1.8%)
Median Home Value $159,783
Average Home Value $160,119


Total Households 322
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 229
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.5% 0.05%
Households 0.54% 0.0%
Families 0.82% -0.09%
Median Household Income   0.2%
Per Capita Income   0.86%

Ashkum, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ashkum to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 776 43rd
Population Density # 753 45th
Diversity Index # 853 38th
Median Household Income # 379 72nd
Per Capita Income # 482 65th

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