Also See: Mount Zion, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Village of Mount Zion had a population of 5,898 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Mount Zion is located at latitude 39.7714 and longitude -88.8742 in Macon County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Mount Zion encompass a land area of 4.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Macon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 696 feet.
The Village of Mount Zion 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.
|Total Population||5,898 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,826 (98.8%)|
|Population in Families||5,064 (85.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||72 ( 1.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$77,153|
|Average Household Income||$98,946|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$38,823|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,463 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,813 (73.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||459 (18.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||192 ( 7.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$178,605|
|Average Home Value||$217,908|
|Housing Affordability Index3||217|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.64%|
|Per Capita Income||2.4%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.07%|
The table below compares Mount Zion to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 305||78th|
|Population Density||# 496||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 300||78th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 638||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 232||83rd|
|Diversity Index||# 759||45th|
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