The City of Mount Carmel had a population of 6,939 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 2395120) 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||6,939 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,862 (98.9%)|
|Population in Families||5,268 (75.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||77 ( 1.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$48,981|
|Average Household Income||$65,802|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,213|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,433 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,898 (55.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,175 (34.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||360 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,291|
|Average Home Value||$104,452|
|Housing Affordability Index3||282|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.46%|
|Per Capita Income||2.07%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.11%|
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, 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||# 287||79th|
|Population Density||# 469||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 1025||25th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 976||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 683||50th|
|Diversity Index||# 471||65th|
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