Papineau, Illinois

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Looking into Papineau from the west
Looking into Papineau from the west
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Papineau is located in Iroquois County, Illinois
Papineau's location in Iroquois County
Coordinates: 40°58′09″N 87°42′59″W / 40.96917°N 87.71639°W / 40.96917; -87.71639Coordinates: 40°58′09″N 87°42′59″W / 40.96917°N 87.71639°W / 40.96917; -87.71639
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Iroquois
Township Papineau
 • Total 0.23 sq mi (0.6 km2)
 • Land 0.23 sq mi (0.6 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 630 ft (192 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 196
 • Density 867.3/sq mi (335/km2)
ZIP code 60964
Area code(s) 815
GNIS feature ID 0415366[1]

Papineau is a village in Papineau Township, Iroquois County, Illinois, United States. The population was 196 at the 2000 census.


Papineau is located at 40°58′04″N 87°42′58″W / 40.967737°N 87.715984°W / 40.967737; -87.715984.[2]

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 0.23 square miles (0.60 km2), all land.[3]


As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 196 people, 60 households, and 51 families residing in the village. The population density was 867.7 people per square mile (329.0/km²). There were 66 housing units at an average density of 292.2 per square mile (110.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 95.92% White, 3.06% African American, 0.51% Native American, and 0.51% from two or more races.

Immanuel's Evangelical Church

There were 60 households out of which 50.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.0% were married couples living together, 8.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 15.0% were non-families. 13.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.27 and the average family size was 3.53.

In the village the population was spread out with 38.3% under the age of 18, 9.2% from 18 to 24, 27.6% from 25 to 44, 15.8% from 45 to 64, and 9.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 28 years. For every 100 females there were 104.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.2 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $47,750, and the median income for a family was $48,750. Males had a median income of $28,500 versus $20,313 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,730. None of the families and 1.6% of the population were living below the poverty line.

Papineua is the home of Picklefest. Picklefest is held on the second Saturday of November annually.


  1. ^ "Papineau". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-10-15. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Illinois". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.