Blue Mound, Macon County, Illinois

Blue Mound: Village in Macon County, Illinois

About

Blue Mound is a village located in the county of Macon in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,158 and a population density of 1,963 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,065 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Blue Mound

Population : 1,065 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Macon County
Plate code : 217
Area : 0.59 km2
Altitude : 2,021 feet / 616 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:48:50 (2nd February 2023)
Postal code : 62513
Density : 1,805 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.73% (2010-2020)

Geography

Blue Mound is located at 39°42'4"N 89°7'23"W (39.7011500, -89.1231400).

Blue Mound map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Blue Mound decreased by 8.73% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,158 - census
2011 1,160 0.17% estimation process
2012 1,152 -0.69% estimation process
2013 1,143 -0.79% estimation process
2014 1,129 -1.24% estimation process
2015 1,115 -1.26% estimation process
2016 1,104 -1% estimation process
2017 1,092 -1.1% estimation process
2018 1,081 -1.02% estimation process
2019 1,074 -0.65% estimation process
2020 1,065 -0.85% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 384,145
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 347,817
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 10.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 403,455
April 1, 2010 Population : 347,483
People under 5 years old, percentage : 8.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 29.9%
People over 65 (%) : 10.0%
Female persons, % : 50.6%
White only, percent : 67.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 7.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.9%
Asians alone % : 7.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 50.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 32.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 13,081
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 18.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.0%

Blue Mound zip code is 62513. County name: Macon, County fips: 17115

Blue Mound, Bluemound

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $247,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,696
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $514
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,104
2015-2019 Households : 117,050
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.19
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 41.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 87.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 80.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 713,421
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,073,591
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 646,187
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 5,263,757
2012 total retail sales per capita : $14,679
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $63,139
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,060
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 25,938
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 13,070
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 10,008
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 14,254
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 10,662
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,744
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 22,871
2010 population per square mile : 2,444.2
2010 land area in square miles : 142.16

Schools in Blue Mound

College & universities near Blue Mound, IL

Code Name City ZIP
147244 Millikin University Decatur (IL) 62522-2084

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Blue Mound, IL

Code Name Address Type
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Blue Mound

Post Office Name City ZIP
Blue Mound Post Office Blue Mound (IL) 62513

Other places with the same name (4)

  • Blue Mound , Texas City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States with a population of 2,410 people.
  • Blue Mound , Missouri township in Livingston County, Missouri, USA with a population of 381 people.
  • Blue Mound , Kansas human settlement in Linn County, Kansas, United States of America with a population of 267 people.

Other cities in Macon County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Macon County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Decatur 70,007 City in Macon County, Illinois, United States
Mount Zion 5,762 Human settlement in United States of America
Forsyth 3,465 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Sangamon 2,173 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Maroa 1,700 City in Illinois, USA
Harristown 1,278 Village in the United States
Long Creek 1,262 City in Oregon, USA
Casner 1,186 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Warrensburg 1,112 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Macon 1,102 City in Illinois
Oakley 988 Township in Macon County, Illinois
Newburg 885 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Argenta 867 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Oreana 804 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Niantic 647 Township in Macon County, Illinois
Chapin 474 Village in the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Blue Mound distances to largest Illinois cities