Christian County, Illinois

Christian County: County in Illinois, United States

About

Christian County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 34,800 and a population density of 19 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 32,075 inhabitants. Its county seat is Taylorville. The county was created 183 years ago in 1838.

Quick Facts about Christian County

Population : 32,075 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
Different from : Christian County, Christian County
Area : 1854 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.9%
Land as percent of area : 99.1%
Named for : Christian County
Capital : Taylorville
Establishment : January 01, 1839
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 08:52:00 (27th June 2022)
Density : 17 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.5% (2010-2020)
Christian County locator map
Location of Christian County on Illinois map.
Christian County Courthouse  Taylorville image
Christian County Courthouse Taylorville
Christian County Courthouse  Taylorville image

Geography

Christian County is located at 39°32'45"N 89°16'38"W (39.5457900, -89.2772700). It has 3 neighbors: Montgomery County, Sangamon County and Shelby County.

Christian County map

The largest city of Christian County is Taylorville with a population of 10,280. Other cities include, Kincaid population 1,362, Assumption population 1,056, Morrisonville population 990 and Tovey population 467. See all Christian County cities & populated places.

Christian County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Christian County.

City Name Population Title
Taylorville 10,280 City in Christian County, Illinois
Pana 5,327 Town in Christian County, Illinois, United States
Kincaid 1,362 City in Anderson County, Kansas, United States of America
Assumption 1,056 City in Christian County, Illinois, United States
Edinburg 1,006 Village in Illinois, United States
Morrisonville 990 Human settlement in United States of America
Stonington 835 Township in Christian County, Illinois
Mount Auburn 514 Township in Christian County, Illinois
Tovey 467 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Rosamond 393 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Owaneco 223 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Palmer 204 Village in Christian County, Illinois, United States
Bulpitt 199 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Jeisyville 100 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Christian County has 3 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Christian County decreased by 8.5% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 34,800 - census
2011 34,702 -0.28% estimation process
2012 34,518 -0.53% estimation process
2013 34,148 -1.08% estimation process
2014 33,813 -0.99% estimation process
2015 33,463 -1.05% estimation process
2016 33,230 -0.7% estimation process
2017 33,007 -0.68% estimation process
2018 32,653 -1.08% estimation process
2019 32,304 -1.08% estimation process
2020 32,075 -0.71% estimation process

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People born in Christian County (2)

People born in Christian County, including artist Horace Taylor, James H. Forrester, .

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Other places with the same name (3)

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