Capron Boone County, Illinois

Capron: City in Boone County, Illinois, United States of America

About

Capron is a city located in the county of Boone in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,376 and a population density of 1,764 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,343 inhabitants.

Capron Quick Facts

Population : 1,343 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Boone County
Area : 0.78 km2
Altitude : 909 feet / 277 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:57:50 (21st May 2022)
Postal code : 61012
Density : 1,722 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.46% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Capron is located at 42°23'59"N 88°44'25"W (42.3997400, -88.7403800).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Capron decreased by 2.46% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,376 - census
2011 1,370 -0.44% estimation process
2012 1,359 -0.81% estimation process
2013 1,358 -0.07% estimation process
2014 1,352 -0.44% estimation process
2015 1,349 -0.22% estimation process
2016 1,349 0% estimation process
2017 1,356 0.52% estimation process
2018 1,360 0.29% estimation process
2019 1,362 0.15% estimation process
2020 1,343 -1.41% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 113,003
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 110,078
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 2.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 111,918
April 1, 2010 Population : 109,960
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.3%
People over 65 (%) : 11.3%
Female persons, % : 49.7%
White only, percent : 71.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.6%
Asians alone % : 8.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.8%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 35.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 50.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 4,153
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 25.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 38.3%

Capron zip code is 61012. County name: Boone, County fips: 17007

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 38.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $749,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,883
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $577
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,857
2015-2019 Households : 40,986
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.71
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 38.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 85.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 40.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 13.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 72.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 530,564
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 409,897
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,541,442
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 3,815,534
2012 total retail sales per capita : $34,092
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $84,138
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $41,136
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 15,768
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 8,874
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,050
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,231
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 10,662
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 961
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 13,901
2010 population per square mile : 7,024.6
2010 land area in square miles : 15.65

People born in Capron (1)

American football player Zeke Markshausen was born in Capron

Schools in Capron

College & universities near Capron, IL

Code Name City ZIP
148380 Rock Valley College Rockford (IL) 61114-5699
149028 Saint Anthony College of Nursing Rockford (IL) 61114
260965 Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology-Rockford Rockford (IL) 61114
238333 Beloit College Beloit (WI) 53511-5595
448673 Rasmussen College-Illinois Rockford (IL) 61108-2513

Stations (18)

Amtrak & bus stations near Capron, IL

Code Name Address Type
BET South Beloit, Illinois 15766 Manchester Road BUS
RCK Rockford, Illinois 7559 Walton St. BUS
JVL Janesville, Wisconsin 3120 North Pontiac Drive BUS
SVT Sturtevant station 9900 East Exploration Court RAIL
PLO Plano 101 West Main Street RAIL

Post offices near Capron

Post Office Name City ZIP
Capron Post Office Capron (IL) 61012
Poplar Grov Post Office Poplar Grove (IL) 61065
Harvard Post Office Harvard (IL) 60033
Sharon Post Office Sharon (WI) 53585
Caledonia Post Office Caledonia (IL) 61011

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Boone County

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

City Name Population Title
Belvidere 24,731 City in Illinois
Poplar Grove 5,075 Human settlement
Timberlane 934 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Hunter 227 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Caledonia 182 Village in Boone County, Illinois, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Capron distances to largest Illinois cities