Manhattan, IL Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Manhattan, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Manhattan had a population of 7,816 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Manhattan is located at latitude 41.4202 and longitude -87.9807 in Will County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Manhattan (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Will County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 682 feet.

The Village of Manhattan (GNIS ID: 2399240) 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 Manhattan is located within Township of Manhattan, a minor civil division (MCD) of Will County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Manhattan 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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Manhattan, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,816
Daytime Population: Workers 1,110
Daytime Population: Residents 3,677
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,787
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 7,799
Population in Familes 6,983
Population in Group Qrtrs 17
Population Density2 1,187
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $84,861
Average Household Income $95,980
Per Capita Income $32,322


Total Housing Units 2,699 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,271 (84.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 339 (12.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 ( 3.3%)
Median Home Value $237,868
Average Home Value $271,512


Total Households 2,610
Average Household Size 2.99
Family Households 2,064
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 1.43% 0.73%
Households 1.4% 0.73%
Families 1.45% 0.63%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   2.69%

Manhattan, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Manhattan 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 # 264 81st
Population Density # 639 53rd
Diversity Index # 431 69th
Median Household Income # 128 91st
Per Capita Income # 312 77th

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