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Delavan, Illinois - Basic Facts

The City of Delavan had a population of 1,714 as of July 1, 2017. Delavan ranks in 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 Delavan is located at latitude 40.3707 and longitude -89.5477 in Tazewell County. The formal boundaries for the City of Delavan (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Tazewell County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 614 feet.

The City of Delavan (GNIS ID: 2394496) 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 City of Delavan is located within Township of Delavan, a minor civil division (MCD) of Tazewell County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Delavan population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Delavan, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,714
Daytime Population: Workers 651
Daytime Population: Residents 940
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,591
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 1,714
Population in Familes 1,407
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,327
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $49,806
Average Household Income $64,564
Per Capita Income $25,630


Total Housing Units 759 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 515 (67.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 176 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 68 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $94,547
Average Home Value $129,806


Total Households 691
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 478
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.13% 0.15%
Households 0.18% 0.17%
Families 0.41% 0.08%
Median Household Income   1.17%
Per Capita Income   2.8%

Delavan, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delavan to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 550 60th
Population Density # 561 59th
Diversity Index # 1192 13th
Median Household Income # 857 37th
Per Capita Income # 791 42nd

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