Jersey County IL Information

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Jersey County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 22,388
Population in Households 21,574
Population in Familes 18,031
Population in Group Qrtrs 814
Population Density1 61
Diversity Index2 9
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $57,503
Average Household Income $72,799
Per Capita Income $29,647

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 9,848 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,805 (69.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,901 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,142 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $131,897
Average Home Value $162,641
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,706
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 6,063
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.32% -0.74%
Households -0.17% -0.66%
Families -0.32% -0.77%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   2.78%

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Jersey County IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jersey County to the other 102 counties and county equivalents 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 # 54 48th
Population Density # 42 60th
Diversity Index # 81 24th
Median Household Income # 18 83rd
Per Capita Income # 28 74th

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