Also See: Eldorado, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Eldorado had a population of 3,829 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Eldorado is located at latitude 37.8137 and longitude -88.4381 in Saline County. The formal boundaries for the City of Eldorado encompass a land area of 2.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Saline County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 390 feet.
The City of Eldorado (GNIS ID: 2394639) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Eldorado: El Dorado.
|Total Population||3,829 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,678 (96.1%)|
|Population in Families||2,717 (71.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||151 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$32,436|
|Average Household Income||$46,170|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$20,410|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,995 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,095 (54.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||593 (29.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||308 (15.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$54,532|
|Average Home Value||$78,262|
|Housing Affordability Index3||307|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.83%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.74%|
The table below compares Eldorado 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||# 386||72nd|
|Population Density||# 433||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 1344||2nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1086||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1292||6th|
|Diversity Index||# 885||35th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.