Oconee Shelby County, Illinois

Oconee: Township in Shelby County, Illinois

About

Oconee is a township located in the county of Shelby in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 180 and a population density of 3 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 169 inhabitants.

Oconee Quick Facts

Population : 169 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Shelby County
Area : 55.2 km2
Altitude : 2,162 feet / 659 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 02:38:22 (26th January 2022)
Postal code : 62553
Density : 3 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.51% (2010-2020)
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Location of Oconee on Illinois map.
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Map highlighting Oconee Township Shelby County Illinois
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Geography

Oconee is located at 39°17'8"N 89°6'27"W (39.2856000, -89.1075800).

Oconee map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Oconee decreased by 6.51% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 180 - census
2011 178 -1.12% estimation process
2012 177 -0.56% estimation process
2013 176 -0.57% estimation process
2014 178 1.12% estimation process
2015 175 -1.71% estimation process
2016 174 -0.57% estimation process
2017 172 -1.16% estimation process
2018 171 -0.58% estimation process
2019 172 0.58% estimation process
2020 169 -1.78% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 199,223
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 191,038
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 198,711
April 1, 2010 Population : 189,992
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.2%
People over 65 (%) : 17.6%
Female persons, % : 49.7%
White only, percent : 71.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 12.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.5%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 20.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 61.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 10,145
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 16.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.7%

Oconee zip code is 62553. County name: Shelby, County fips: 17173

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $771,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,840
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $655
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,903
2015-2019 Households : 76,911
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.59
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 42.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 534,833
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 551,072
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 2,505,584
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,868
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $95,046
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $48,774
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 22,860
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 12,431
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 7,768
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,872
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 15,218
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,044
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 19,902
2010 population per square mile : 7,102.9
2010 land area in square miles : 26.75

Schools in Oconee

College & universities near Oconee, IL

Code Name City ZIP
149499 Tri-County Beauty Academy LITCHFIELD (IL) 62056

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Oconee, IL

Code Name Address Type
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL

Post offices near Oconee

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ocon Post Office Oconee (IL) 62553

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Oconee , Nebraska township in Platte County, Nebraska with a population of 504 people.
  • Oconee , Georgia city in Washington County, Georgia, United States with a population of 240 people.

Other cities in Shelby County

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

City Name Population Title
Shelbyville 4,420 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Lakewood 3,967 City in Illinois, United States of America
Moweaqua 1,684 City in Illinois, United States of America
Windsor 1,128 Town in Shelby County, Illinois, United States
Stewardson 718 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Findlay 628 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Tower Hill 582 Village in the United States
Cowden 573 Settlement in Illinois, USA
Strasburg 435 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Sigel 428 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Herrick 423 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Todds Point 409 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Clarksburg 381 Township in Shelby County, Illinois