Raleigh, IL Profile: Facts & Data


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Raleigh, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Raleigh had a population of 354 as of July 1, 2018. Raleigh ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Raleigh is located at latitude 37.8244 and longitude -88.5312 in Saline County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Raleigh (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Saline County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 413 feet.

The Village of Raleigh (GNIS ID: 2399037) 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 Raleigh is located within Township of Raleigh, a minor civil division (MCD) of Saline County.

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


Total Population 354
Population in Households 354
Population in Familes 301
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 179
Diversity Index3 3


Median Household Income $45,089
Average Household Income $61,494
Per Capita Income $24,611


Total Housing Units 169 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 127 (75.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 23 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 19 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $98,780
Average Home Value $133,008


Total Households 150
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 108
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 0.14% -0.28%
Households 0.16% -0.13%
Families 1.18% -0.37%
Median Household Income   0.56%
Per Capita Income   1.38%

Raleigh, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Raleigh 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 # 1042 24th
Population Density # 1293 6th
Diversity Index # 1321 3rd
Median Household Income # 1048 23rd
Per Capita Income # 976 29th

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