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The City of Polo had a population of 2,184 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Polo is located at latitude 41.9861 and longitude -89.5793 in Ogle County. The formal boundaries for the City of Polo encompass a land area of 1.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Ogle County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 863 feet.
The City of Polo (GNIS ID: 2396246) 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||2,184 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,178 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||1,675 (76.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||6 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$46,790|
|Average Household Income||$58,669|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,633|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,072 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||649 (60.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||285 (26.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||138 (12.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,129|
|Average Home Value||$119,183|
|Housing Affordability Index3||262|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.66%|
|Per Capita Income||1.86%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.44%|
The table below compares Polo 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||# 489||64th|
|Population Density||# 395||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 1086||21st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 869||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 989||28th|
|Diversity Index||# 698||49th|
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