Mount Pulaski, Logan County, Illinois

Mount Pulaski: City in Logan County, Illinois, United States

About

Mount Pulaski is a city located in the county of Logan in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,566 and a population density of 1,386 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,449 inhabitants.

The city was created 186 years ago in 1835.

Quick Facts about Mount Pulaski

Population : 1,449 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Logan County
Phone Area Codes : 217
Area : 1.13 km2
Named for : Casimir Pulaski
Altitude : 2,146 feet / 654 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1836 (186 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 00:41:39 (11th August 2022)
Postal code : 62548
Density : 1,282 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.07% (2010-2020)
Mount Pulaski locator map
Location of Mount Pulaski on Illinois map.
Courthouse square in Mount Pulaski image
Courthouse square in Mount Pulaski
Courthouse square in Mount Pulaski image

Geography

Mount Pulaski is located at 40°0'39"N 89°16'56"W (40.0108800, -89.2823100).

Mount Pulaski map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Mount Pulaski decreased by 8.07% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,566 - census
2011 1,554 -0.77% estimation process
2012 1,538 -1.04% estimation process
2013 1,532 -0.39% estimation process
2014 1,520 -0.79% estimation process
2015 1,505 -1% estimation process
2016 1,499 -0.4% estimation process
2017 1,489 -0.67% estimation process
2018 1,479 -0.68% estimation process
2019 1,464 -1.02% estimation process
2020 1,449 -1.04% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 65,860
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 61,513
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 7.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 66,224
April 1, 2010 Population : 61,416
People under 5 years old, percentage : 9.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 34.3%
People over 65 (%) : 8.7%
Female persons, % : 51.7%
White only, percent : 60.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.9%
Asians alone % : 1.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 78.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 14.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,374
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 29.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 47.8%

Mount Pulaski zip code is 62548. County name: Logan, County fips: 17107

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 47.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $224,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,393
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $451
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,022
2015-2019 Households : 18,122
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.56
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 76.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 58.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 57,757
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 222,622
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 445,386
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 556,082
2012 total retail sales per capita : $8,880
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $45,163
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $17,866
Percentage of people living in poverty : 26.8%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,173
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,547
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,315
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,929
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,111
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 172
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,845
2010 population per square mile : 3,889.7
2010 land area in square miles : 15.79
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 37.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $283,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,844
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $533
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,292
2015-2019 Households : 11,526
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.53
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 89.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 77.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 30.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 78.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 51,043
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 55,791
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 240,268
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 740,257
2012 total retail sales per capita : $46,881
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $61,797
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $34,936
Percentage of people living in poverty : 19.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,264
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,152
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 729
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 752
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,295
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 169
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,852
2010 population per square mile : 3,115.1
2010 land area in square miles : 3.18
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 43.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $171,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,445
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $399
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,083
2015-2019 Households : 12,675
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.53
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 79.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 77.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 35.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 14.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 130,621
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 367,743
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 68,956
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 922,832
2012 total retail sales per capita : $29,513
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $58,560
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,480
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,848
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,792
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,586
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,054
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,508
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 515
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,024
2010 population per square mile : 1,378.2
2010 land area in square miles : 22.46

People born in Mount Pulaski (2)

People born in Mount Pulaski, including female jazz singer Vaughn De Leath, William Handlin, .

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Schools in Mount Pulaski

College & universities near Mount Pulaski, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146667 Lincoln Christian University Lincoln (IL) 62656-2111
146676 Lincoln College Lincoln (IL) 62656
147244 Millikin University Decatur (IL) 62522-2084
437556 Midwest Technical Institute-Springfield Springfield (IL) 62707
475653 Reflections Academy of Beauty Decatur (IL) 62523-1208

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mount Pulaski, IL

Code Name Address Type
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
BNL Uptown Station 100 East Parkinson St. RAIL
PIA Peoria, Illinois 6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway BUS
CHM Illinois Terminal 45 East University Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Mount Pulaski

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mount Pulask Post Office Mount Pulaski (IL) 62548
Lake Fork Post Office Lake Fork (IL) 62541
Chestnu Post Office Chestnut (IL) 62518
Latham Post Office Latham (IL) 62543
Cornland Post Office Cornland (IL) 62519

Other cities in Logan County

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

City Name Population Title
Atlanta 1,582 City in Logan County, Illinois, United States
Union 548 Village in McHenry County, Illinois, United States
Lucas 481 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Emden 456 Village in Logan County, Illinois, United States
Lincoln 450 City in Illinois, United States
Elkhart 389 Township in Logan County, Illinois
Latham 359 Small town in the U.
Hartsburg 302 Village in the United States
Middletown 301 Village in Logan County, Illinois, United States
New Holland 266 Village in Illinois, United States
Lawndale 157 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Lake Fork 145 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Broadwell 135 Township in Logan County, Illinois

Distance to Other Cities

Mount Pulaski distances to largest Illinois cities