The City of Mount Carmel had a population of 6,979 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Mount Carmel is located at latitude 38.4109 and longitude -87.7614 in Wabash County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mount Carmel encompass a land area of 4.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Wabash County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 449 feet.
The City of Mount Carmel 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||6,979 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,901 (98.9%)|
|Population in Families||5,278 (75.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||78 ( 1.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$46,827|
|Average Household Income||$66,352|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,528|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,468 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,031 (58.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,067 (30.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||369 (10.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,599|
|Average Home Value||$110,857|
|Housing Affordability Index3||265|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.83%|
|Per Capita Income||2.11%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.02%|
The table below compares Mount Carmel to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 286||79th|
|Population Density||# 463||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 1156||16th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 932||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 724||47th|
|Diversity Index||# 466||66th|
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