Divernon, Sangamon County, Illinois

Divernon: City in Illinois, United States of America

About

Divernon is a city located in the county of Sangamon in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,172 and a population density of 1,484 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,096 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Divernon

Population : 1,096 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Sangamon County
Postal code : 62530
Plate code : 217
Phone Area Codes : 217
Area : 0.79 km2
Altitude : 614 feet / 187 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:13:15 (4th February 2023)
Density : 1,387 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.93% (2010-2020)
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Location of Divernon on Illinois map.
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Geography

Divernon is located at 39°33'56"N 89°39'26"W (39.5656100, -89.6573200).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Divernon decreased by 6.93% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,172 - census
2011 1,176 0.34% estimation process
2012 1,172 -0.34% estimation process
2013 1,167 -0.43% estimation process
2014 1,161 -0.52% estimation process
2015 1,153 -0.69% estimation process
2016 1,142 -0.96% estimation process
2017 1,131 -0.97% estimation process
2018 1,118 -1.16% estimation process
2019 1,106 -1.08% estimation process
2020 1,096 -0.91% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 24,483
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 17,589
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 39.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 28,701
April 1, 2010 Population : 18,023
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 27.7%
People over 65 (%) : 8.1%
Female persons, % : 49.7%
White only, percent : 44.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 6.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.1%
Asians alone % : 26.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.6%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 9.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 43.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 20.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 559
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 35.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 74.6%

Divernon zip code is 62530. County name: Sangamon, County fips: 17167

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 74.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $358,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,051
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $627
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,715
2015-2019 Households : 5,503
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 4.06
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 80.7%
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 : 9.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 20,623
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 529,206
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 177,090
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,252
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $85,805
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,337
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.8%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,073
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 645
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 283
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 649
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 373
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 30
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 949
2010 population per square mile : 821.8
2010 land area in square miles : 21.93

People born in Divernon (2)

People born in Divernon, including baseball player Al Papai, Player of football Joe Bukant, .

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Schools in Divernon

College & universities near Divernon, IL

Code Name City ZIP
367972 Capital Area School of Practical Nursing Springfield (IL) 62712-3803

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Divernon, IL

Code Name Address Type
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Divernon

Post Office Name City ZIP
Divernon Post Office Divernon (IL) 62530

Other cities in Sangamon County

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

City Name Population Title
Springfield 113,671 City in and county seat of Sangamon County, Illinois, United States and Illinois federated state capital city
Arlington Heights 73,999 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States; suburb of Chicago, Illinois
Chatham 13,159 Village in Illinois, USA
Woodside 10,484 Township in Sangamon County, Illinois
Sherman 4,660 Village in Illinois, USA
Auburn 4,591 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Rochester 3,715 Village in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Riverton 3,430 Village in Illinois
Pawnee 2,646 City in Oklahoma
Buckhart 1,679 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Jerome 1,575 Village in Illinois, United States
Southern View 1,557 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States of America
Williamsville 1,490 Village in the United States
Leland Grove 1,451 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Grandview 1,369 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States of America
New Berlin 1,329 Township in Sangamon County, Illinois

Distance to Other Cities

Divernon distances to largest Illinois cities