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Cornell, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Cornell had a population of 450 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Cornell is located at latitude 40.9922 and longitude -88.7294 in Livingston County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Cornell (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Livingston County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 630 feet.

The Village of Cornell (GNIS ID: 2398628) 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 Cornell is located within Township of Amity, a minor civil division (MCD) of Livingston County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cornell: Amity.

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


Total Population 450
Population in Households 450
Population in Familes 365
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 702
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $56,802
Average Household Income $63,334
Per Capita Income $24,599


Total Housing Units 217 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 138 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 44 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 35 (16.1%)
Median Home Value $90,625
Average Home Value $111,413


Total Households 182
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 126
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 -0.45% -0.72%
Households -0.33% -0.56%
Families 0.29% -0.81%
Median Household Income   2.51%
Per Capita Income   3.1%

Cornell, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cornell 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 # 973 29th
Population Density # 941 31st
Diversity Index # 495 64th
Median Household Income # 600 56th
Per Capita Income # 979 28th

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