Dongola Union County, Illinois

Dongola: Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

About

Dongola is a city located in the county of Union in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 726 and a population density of 631 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 672 inhabitants.

Dongola Quick Facts

Population : 672 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Union County
Different from : Dongola
Postal code : 62926
Plate code : 618
Area : 1.15 km2
Altitude : 1,302 feet / 397 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:37:04 (20th January 2022)
Density : 584 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.04% (2010-2020)
Weather : 17℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather

Geography

Dongola is located at 37°21'40"N 89°9'57"W (37.3611600, -89.1659100).

Dongola map

Weather

Dongola forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Dongola decreased by 8.04% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 726 - census
2011 721 -0.69% estimation process
2012 717 -0.56% estimation process
2013 715 -0.28% estimation process
2014 708 -0.99% estimation process
2015 703 -0.71% estimation process
2016 696 -1.01% estimation process
2017 690 -0.87% estimation process
2018 685 -0.73% estimation process
2019 678 -1.03% estimation process
2020 672 -0.89% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 48,275
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 42,926
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 12.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 49,757
April 1, 2010 Population : 42,819
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.3%
People over 65 (%) : 26.9%
Female persons, % : 52.5%
White only, percent : 82.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 6.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 21.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 67.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,727
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 14.3%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 79.7%

Dongola zip code is 62926. County name: Union, County fips: 17181

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 79.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $447,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,229
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $699
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,819
2015-2019 Households : 17,720
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.67
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.0%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 141,946
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 176,918
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 267,998
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,037
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $88,734
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $41,451
Percentage of people living in poverty : 7.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,672
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,300
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,046
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 490
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,052
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 277
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,238
2010 population per square mile : 2,129.7
2010 land area in square miles : 20.11
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 70.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $171,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,554
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $639
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,161
2015-2019 Households : 10,722
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.53
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 74.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 12.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 74.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 34,884
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 538,887
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 251,072
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,573
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $68,997
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,225
Percentage of people living in poverty : 14.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,013
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,096
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 830
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,071
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 892
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 168
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,798
2010 population per square mile : 4,768.9
2010 land area in square miles : 7.90

Schools in Dongola

College & universities near Dongola, IL

Code Name City ZIP
148821 Shawnee Community College Ullin (IL) 62992

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Dongola, IL

Code Name Address Type
VNA Vienna, IL 504 West Vine Street BUS
CDL Carbondale station 401 South Illinois St. RAIL
MAI Marion, IL 2100 West Main Street BUS
PAD Paducah, KY 2719 Irvin Cobb Avenue BUS
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL

Post offices near Dongola

Post Office Name City ZIP
Dongola Post Office Dongola (IL) 62926

Other cities in Union County

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

City Name Population Title
Mount Pleasant 4,670 Township of Illinois
Anna 4,059 City in Union County, Illinois, United States
Jonesboro 1,677 City in Union County, Illinois, United States
Cobden 1,053 Village in Union County, Illinois, United States
Alto Pass 360 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Mason 333
Saratoga 255 Township in Marshall County, Illinois
Mill Creek 64 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America