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Clifton, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Clifton had a population of 1,486 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Clifton is located at latitude 40.9353 and longitude -87.9345 in Iroquois County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Clifton encompass a land area of 0.88 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 Clifton (GNIS ID: 2397649) 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 Clifton is located within Township of Chebanse, a minor civil division (MCD) of Iroquois County.


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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Clifton, IL Housing Affordability Index is 192
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

Clifton, 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 1,486
Population in Households 1,483
Population in Families 1,269
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density 1,688
Diversity Index1 13
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $57,403
Average Household Income $70,135
Per Capita Income $25,773
Wealth Index3 64

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 591 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 411 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 132 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 48 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $141,083
Housing Affordability Index2 192
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 543
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 393
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 0.13% -0.23%
Households 0.08% -0.22%
Families -0.11% -0.36%
Median Household Income   -0.07%
Per Capita Income   1.03%

Clifton, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clifton 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 # 586 57th
Population Density # 380 72nd
Diversity Index # 716 48th
Median Household Income # 690 50th
Per Capita Income # 957 30th

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