Danforth, Iroquois County, Illinois

Danforth: Township in Iroquois County, Illinois

About

Danforth is a township located in the county of Iroquois in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 604 and a population density of 12 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 542 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Danforth

Population : 542 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Iroquois County
Area : 51.64 km2
Altitude : 653 feet / 199 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:48:21 (15th August 2022)
Postal code : 60930
Density : 10 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -11.44% (2010-2020)
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Location of Danforth on Illinois map.
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Map highlighting Danforth Township Iroquois County Illinois
Map highlighting Danforth Township  Iroquois County  Illinois locator map image

Geography

Danforth is located at 40°49'13"N 87°58'40"W (40.8203100, -87.9778200).

Danforth map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Danforth decreased by 11.44% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 604 - census
2011 598 -1% estimation process
2012 594 -0.67% estimation process
2013 586 -1.37% estimation process
2014 582 -0.69% estimation process
2015 580 -0.34% estimation process
2016 571 -1.58% estimation process
2017 565 -1.06% estimation process
2018 558 -1.25% estimation process
2019 551 -1.27% estimation process
2020 542 -1.66% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 15,282
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 13,567
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 12.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 16,016
April 1, 2010 Population : 13,544
People under 5 years old, percentage : 9.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 32.6%
People over 65 (%) : 10.2%
Female persons, % : 50.2%
White only, percent : 68.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.8%
Asians alone % : 4.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 81.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 12.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 383
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 30.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.7%

Danforth zip code is 60930. County name: Iroquois, County fips: 17075

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $224,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,481
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $457
2015-2019 median gross rent : $900
2015-2019 Households : 3,902
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.79
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 93.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 77.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 58.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.3%
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 : 51.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 10,274
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 11,878
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 73,435
2012 total retail sales per capita : $5,133
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $46,449
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $17,843
Percentage of people living in poverty : 20.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 508
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 238
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 184
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 338
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 137
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 38
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 418
2010 population per square mile : 4,189.9
2010 land area in square miles : 3.23
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 88,708
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $142,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,105
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $347
2015-2019 median gross rent : $984
Permits for construction, 2020 : 1,100
2015-2019 Households : 75,348
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.44
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 91.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 84.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 15.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 193,057
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 984,035
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 326,437
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,749,408
2012 total retail sales per capita : $10,088
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $48,812
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,860
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.4%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 3,434
2019 total employment : 37,090
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 1,288,149
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 2.2%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 12,819
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 11,992
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,087
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,399
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,603
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 8,876
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,607
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 9,874
2010 population per square mile : 365.6
2010 land area in square miles : 472.54

Schools in Danforth

College & universities near Danforth, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146348 Kankakee Community College Kankakee (IL) 60901
147828 Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais (IL) 60914-2271
143376 Paul Mitchell the School-Bradley Bourbonnais (IL) 60914

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Danforth, IL

Code Name Address Type
GLM Gilman US Hwy 24 & West Wenona St. RAIL
KKI Kankakee 199 South East Ave. RAIL
DWT Dwight station 119 West Main St. RAIL
PON Pontiac station 721 West Washington St. RAIL
RTL Rantoul West Sangamon and North Kentucky Aves. RAIL

Post offices near Danforth

Post Office Name City ZIP
Danforth Post Office Danforth (IL) 60930
Gilman Post Office Gilman (IL) 60938
Ashkum Post Office Ashkum (IL) 60911
Crescent City Post Office Crescent City (IL) 60928
Onarga Post Office Onarga (IL) 60955

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Danforth , Maine human settlement in Washington County, Maine, United States of America with a population of 584 people.

Other cities in Iroquois County

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

City Name Population Title
Watseka 4,694 City in and county seat of Iroquois County, Illinois, United States
Gilman 1,625 Human settlement in Iroquois County, Illinois, United States of America
Hallock 1,532 Township in Peoria County, Illinois
Clifton 1,297 Village in Chebanse Township, Iroquois County, Illinois, USA
Onarga 1,241 Village in Iroquois County, Illinois, United States of America
Milford 1,155 Village in Milford Township, Iroquois County, Illinois, United States of America
Sheldon 935 Human settlement in Iroquois County, Illinois, United States of America
Cissna Park 771 Village in Pigeon Grove Township, Iroquois County, Illinois, United States
Ashkum 710 Township in Iroquois County, Illinois
Crescent City 547 Village in Illinois, United States
Buckley 528 Human settlement in Iroquois County, Illinois, United States of America
Loda 396 Township in Iroquois County, Illinois
Martinton 338 Township in Iroquois County, Illinois
Fountain Creek 327 Township in Iroquois County, Illinois
Beaverville 319 Township in Iroquois County, Illinois
Woodland 287 Town in Iroquois County, Illinois, United States