Oakford, IL Profile: Facts & Data


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Oakford, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Oakford had a population of 265 as of July 1, 2018. Oakford ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Oakford is located at latitude 40.1009 and longitude -89.9653 in Menard County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Oakford (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Menard County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 495 feet.

The Village of Oakford (GNIS ID: 2399542) 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 Oakford is located within Oakford Number 9 Election Precinct, a minor civil division (MCD) of Menard County.

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


Total Population 265
Population in Households 265
Population in Familes 220
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,065
Diversity Index3 2


Median Household Income $54,415
Average Household Income $74,699
Per Capita Income $31,667


Total Housing Units 128 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 84 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 14 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $82,558
Average Home Value $144,048


Total Households 114
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 81
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 -0.92% -0.61%
Households -0.62% -0.53%
Families -0.44% -0.5%
Median Household Income   4.08%
Per Capita Income   4.73%

Oakford, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oakford 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 # 1121 18th
Population Density # 711 48th
Diversity Index # 1360 1st
Median Household Income # 697 49th
Per Capita Income # 412 70th

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