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Streator, Illinois - Basic Facts

The City of Streator had a population of 13,286 as of July 1, 2019. Streator ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Streator is located at latitude 41.1209 and longitude -88.8354 in LaSalle County. The formal boundaries for the City of Streator encompass a land area of 6.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. LaSalle County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 620 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Streator are located in LaSalle County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Livingston County.

The City of Streator (GNIS ID: 2395987) 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 City of Streator is located within Township of Bruce, a minor civil division (MCD) of LaSalle County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Streator: Glass Container Capital of the World.

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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Streator, IL Housing Affordability Index is 251
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

Streator, IL Wealth Index is 65
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 13,286 (100%)
Population in Households 13,179 (99.2%)
Population in Families 10,313 (77.6%)
Population in Group Quarters1 107 ( 0.8%)
Population Density 1,918
Diversity Index2 40
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,036
Average Household Income $65,062
Per Capita Income $26,598
Wealth Index4 65

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 6,185 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,468 (56.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,982 (32.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 735 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $87,403
Housing Affordability Index3 251
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,450
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 3,383
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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 -0.44% -0.69%
Households -0.43% -0.65%
Families -0.43% -0.79%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   2.92%

Streator, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Streator 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 # 184 87th
Population Density # 284 79th
Diversity Index # 255 81st
Median Household Income # 960 30th
Per Capita Income # 880 36th

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