Bluffs Scott County, Illinois

Bluffs: Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

About

Bluffs is a city located in the county of Scott in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 715 and a population density of 803 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 658 inhabitants.

Bluffs Quick Facts

Population : 658 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Scott County
Plate code : 217
Area : 0.89 km2
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:42:51 (29th May 2022)
Postal code : 62621
Density : 739 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.66% (2010-2020)

Geography

Bluffs is located at 39°45'7"N 90°32'6"W (39.7519900, -90.5351300).

Bluffs map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Bluffs decreased by 8.66% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 715 - census
2011 698 -2.44% estimation process
2012 706 1.13% estimation process
2013 694 -1.73% estimation process
2014 689 -0.73% estimation process
2015 680 -1.32% estimation process
2016 673 -1.04% estimation process
2017 664 -1.36% estimation process
2018 654 -1.53% estimation process
2019 659 0.76% estimation process
2020 658 -0.15% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 75,251
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 75,397
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -0.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 72,176
April 1, 2010 Population : 75,390
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.4%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 23.7%
People over 65 (%) : 12.1%
Female persons, % : 49.6%
White only, percent : 41.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.6%
Asians alone % : 19.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.5%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 6.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 74.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 3.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,064
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 44.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.7%

Bluffs zip code is 62621. County name: Scott, County fips: 17171

Bluff City, Bluffs

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $408,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,884
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $428
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,471
2015-2019 Households : 17,988
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 4.19
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 95.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 81.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 66.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 13.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 74,200
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 873,452
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 285,693
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 535,344
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,005
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $65,904
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,104
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,286
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,031
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,791
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,794
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 335
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 204
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,937
2010 population per square mile : 11,369.2
2010 land area in square miles : 6.63

Schools in Bluffs

College & universities near Bluffs, IL

Code Name City ZIP
145691 Illinois College Jacksonville (IL) 62650-2299

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bluffs, IL

Code Name Address Type
QCY Quincy North 30th St. and Wisman Lane RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
MAC Macomb 120 East Calhoun Street RAIL
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Bluffs

Post Office Name City ZIP
Blu Post Office Bluffs (IL) 62621

Other cities in Scott County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Scott County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Winchester 1,466 County seat of Scott County, Illinois, USA
Manchester 269 Village in Illinois
Alsey 210 Village in Illinois, United States
Glasgow 133 Village in Scott County, Illinois, United States
Naples 119 Town in Scott county, Illinois, United States
Exeter 60 Village in Scott County, Illinois, United States