The City of Prophetstown had a population of 1,926 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Prophetstown is located at latitude 41.6714 and longitude -89.9362 in Whiteside County. The formal boundaries for the City of Prophetstown encompass a land area of 1.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Whiteside County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 620 feet.
The City of Prophetstown (GNIS ID: 2396287) 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||1,926 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,784 (92.6%)|
|Population in Families||1,386 (72.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||142 ( 7.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$48,665|
|Average Household Income||$60,839|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,030|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||864 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||581 (67.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||195 (22.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||87 (10.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$105,331|
|Average Home Value||$132,874|
|Housing Affordability Index3||218|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.08%|
|Per Capita Income||1.7%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.49%|
The table below compares Prophetstown 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||# 518||62nd|
|Population Density||# 474||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 1030||25th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 577||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1049||23rd|
|Diversity Index||# 848||38th|
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