Also See: Monticello, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Monticello had a population of 5,573 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Monticello is located at latitude 40.0278 and longitude -88.5734 in Piatt County. The formal boundaries for the City of Monticello encompass a land area of 3.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Piatt County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 656 feet.
The City of Monticello (GNIS ID: 2395384) 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||5,573 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,544 (99.5%)|
|Population in Families||4,550 (81.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||29 ( 0.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$77,922|
|Average Household Income||$91,090|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$38,680|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,581 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,849 (71.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||518 (20.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||214 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$172,153|
|Average Home Value||$225,866|
|Housing Affordability Index3||236|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.19%|
|Per Capita Income||1.27%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.11%|
The table below compares Monticello 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||# 319||77th|
|Population Density||# 465||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 243||82nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 684||50th|
|Per Capita Income||# 214||84th|
|Diversity Index||# 944||31st|
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