Modesto, IL Profile: Facts & Data


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Modesto, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Modesto had a population of 184 as of July 1, 2018. Modesto ranks in the lower 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 Modesto is located at latitude 39.4784 and longitude -89.982 in Macoupin County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Modesto encompass a land area of 0.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Macoupin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 682 feet.

The Village of Modesto (GNIS ID: 2399379) 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 Modesto is located within Township of North Palmyra, a minor civil division (MCD) of Macoupin County.

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


Total Population 184
Population in Households 184
Population in Familes 154
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 329
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $58,517
Average Household Income $75,812
Per Capita Income $31,433


Total Housing Units 94 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 67 (71.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $125,000
Average Home Value $145,221


Total Households 79
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 57
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 -0.32% -0.55%
Households -0.3% -0.51%
Families 1.12% -0.71%
Median Household Income   3.14%
Per Capita Income   4.28%

Modesto, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Modesto 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 # 1219 11th
Population Density # 1176 14th
Diversity Index # 1221 11th
Median Household Income # 539 61st
Per Capita Income # 427 69th

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