Brocton Edgar County, Illinois

Brocton: Human settlement in Edgar County, Illinois, United States of America

About

Brocton is a city located in the county of Edgar in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 322 and a population density of 215 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 288 inhabitants.

Geography

Brocton is located at 39°42'56"N 87°55'57"W (39.7155900, -87.9325300).

Brocton map

Weather

Brocton forecast: Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. more

Brocton Quick Facts

Population : 288 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Edgar County
Postal code : 61917
Plate code : 217
Area : 1.5 km2
Altitude : 663 feet / 202 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 04:28:20 (17th October 2021)
Density : 192 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -11.81% (2010-2020)
Weather : 68℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Brocton decreased by 11.81% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 322 - census
2011 319 -0.94% estimation process
2012 315 -1.27% estimation process
2013 309 -1.94% estimation process
2014 307 -0.65% estimation process
2015 302 -1.66% estimation process
2016 300 -0.67% estimation process
2017 298 -0.67% estimation process
2018 296 -0.68% estimation process
2019 293 -1.02% estimation process
2020 288 -1.74% estimation process

Brocton zip code is 61917. County name: Edgar, County fips: 17045

Schools in Brocton

College & universities near Brocton, IL

Code Name City ZIP
144892 Eastern Illinois University Charleston (IL) 61920

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Brocton, IL

Code Name Address Type
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL
DVI Danville, Illinois 379 Lynch Road BUS
CHM Illinois Terminal 45 East University Ave. RAIL
RTL Rantoul West Sangamon and North Kentucky Aves. RAIL
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Brocton , New York city in Edgar County, Illinois, United States of America with a population of 1,382 people.

Other cities in Edgar County

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

City Name Population Title
Harris 8,404 Township in Fulton County, Illinois
Paris 8,144 City in Illinois
Patton 4,902 Township of Illinois
Chrisman 1,234 City in Edgar County, Illinois, United States
Elbridge 730 Township in Edgar County, Illinois
Kansas 707 Village in Illinois
Edgar 443 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Hume 391 Village in Illinois, United States
Vermilion 200 Human settlement in Edgar County, Illinois, United States of America
Isabel 179 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Metcalf 168 Human settlement in Edgar County, Illinois, United States of America
Redmon 157 Human settlement in Edgar County, Illinois, United States of America