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The City of Benld had a population of 1,532 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Benld is located at latitude 39.0928 and longitude -89.804 in Macoupin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Benld encompass a land area of 1.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Macoupin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 630 feet.
The City of Benld (GNIS ID: 2394134) 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||1,532 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,532 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,175 (76.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$40,106|
|Average Household Income||$52,706|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,836|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||761 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||493 (64.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||151 (19.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||117 (15.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$71,933|
|Average Home Value||$88,107|
|Housing Affordability Index3||325|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.93%|
|Per Capita Income||1.62%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.49%|
The table below compares Benld to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 576||58th|
|Population Density||# 468||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 1261||8th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1150||84th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1251||9th|
|Diversity Index||# 862||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.