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Cerro Gordo, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Cerro Gordo had a population of 1,377 as of July 1, 2019. Cerro Gordo ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Cerro Gordo is located at latitude 39.8906 and longitude -88.7281 in Piatt County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Cerro Gordo encompass a land area of 0.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Piatt County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 741 feet.

The Village of Cerro Gordo (GNIS ID: 2397594) 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 Cerro Gordo is located within Township of Cerro Gordo, a minor civil division (MCD) of Piatt County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cerro Gordo: Cerrogordo.

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Cerro Gordo, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Cerro Gordo, IL Housing Affordability Index is 253
State of Illinois Housing Affordability Index is 119
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Cerro Gordo, IL Wealth Index is 62
State of Illinois Wealth Index is 105
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,377
Population in Households 1,377
Population in Families 1,166
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 1,858
Diversity Index1 7
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $53,788
Average Household Income $66,460
Per Capita Income $26,278
Wealth Index3 62

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 586 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 432 (73.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 118 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 ( 6.1%)
Median Home Value $91,594
Housing Affordability Index2 253
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 550
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 395
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.2% -0.26%
Households -0.06% -0.18%
Families -0.14% -0.31%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Cerro Gordo, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cerro Gordo to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 612 55th
Population Density # 309 78th
Diversity Index # 1119 19th
Median Household Income # 842 39th
Per Capita Income # 912 33rd

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