Modesto, Illinois

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Coordinates: 39°28′37″N 89°58′58″W / 39.47694°N 89.98278°W / 39.47694; -89.98278
Modesto
Village
Country United States
State Illinois
County Macoupin
Elevation 678 ft (207 m)
Coordinates 39°28′37″N 89°58′58″W / 39.47694°N 89.98278°W / 39.47694; -89.98278
Area 0.56 sq mi (1 km2)
 - land 0.56 sq mi (1 km2)
 - water 0.00 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 252 (2000)
Density 449.2 / sq mi (173 / km2)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 62667
Area code 217
Location of Modesto within Illinois
Location of Modesto within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Modesto, Illinois

Modesto is a village in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States. The population was 252 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Modesto is located at 39°28′37″N 89°58′58″W / 39.47694°N 89.98278°W / 39.47694; -89.98278 (39.476855, -89.982813).[1]

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 0.56 square miles (1.5 km2), all land.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 252 people, 102 households, and 74 families residing in the village. The population density was 449.2 people per square mile (173.7/km²). There were 109 housing units at an average density of 194.3 per square mile (75.2/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White.

There were 102 households out of which 37.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.9% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.5% were non-families. 25.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 18.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 2.91.

In the village the population was spread out with 27.4% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 25.0% from 25 to 44, 18.3% from 45 to 64, and 21.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 98.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.6 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $33,393, and the median income for a family was $37,917. Males had a median income of $31,023 versus $25,000 for females. The per capita income for the village was $14,356. About 10.0% of families and 12.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.3% of those under the age of eighteen and 7.5% of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Illinois". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.