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The City of Staunton had a population of 5,008 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Staunton is located at latitude 39.0123 and longitude -89.7912 in Macoupin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Staunton encompass a land area of 3.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Macoupin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 620 feet.
The City of Staunton 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||5,008 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,943 (98.7%)|
|Population in Families||3,943 (78.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||65 ( 1.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$47,417|
|Average Household Income||$61,360|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,470|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,373 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,525 (64.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||601 (25.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||247 (10.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$119,654|
|Average Home Value||$125,803|
|Housing Affordability Index3||209|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.79%|
|Per Capita Income||2.17%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.14%|
The table below compares Staunton 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||# 336||76th|
|Population Density||# 560||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 1141||17th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 569||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1097||20th|
|Diversity Index||# 1017||26th|
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