Onarga, Iroquois County, Illinois

Onarga: Village in Iroquois County, Illinois, United States of America

About

Onarga is a village located in the county of Iroquois in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,368 and a population density of 447 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,241 inhabitants.

The village was created 168 years ago in 1853.

Quick Facts about Onarga

Population : 1,241 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Iroquois County
Postal code : 60955
Area : 3.06 km2
Altitude : 669 feet / 204 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1854 (168 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:42:55 (27th June 2022)
Density : 406 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.23% (2010-2020)
Onarga locator map
Location of Onarga on Illinois map.
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Onarga Public Library
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Geography

Onarga is located at 40°42'54"N 88°0'22"W (40.7150400, -88.0061500).

Onarga map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Onarga decreased by 10.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,368 - census
2011 1,359 -0.66% estimation process
2012 1,344 -1.12% estimation process
2013 1,334 -0.75% estimation process
2014 1,331 -0.23% estimation process
2015 1,322 -0.68% estimation process
2016 1,303 -1.46% estimation process
2017 1,286 -1.32% estimation process
2018 1,276 -0.78% estimation process
2019 1,260 -1.27% estimation process
2020 1,241 -1.53% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 35,911
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 34,426
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 35,196
April 1, 2010 Population : 34,593
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.3%
People over 65 (%) : 18.1%
Female persons, % : 52.0%
White only, percent : 73.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.7%
Asians alone % : 2.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 38.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 55.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,537
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 21.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 74.4%

Onarga zip code is 60955. County name: Iroquois, County fips: 17075

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 74.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $720,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,137
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $771
2015-2019 median gross rent : $2,002
2015-2019 Households : 12,141
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.95
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 35.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 84.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 36.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 72,021
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 117,993
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 272,087
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 714,415
2012 total retail sales per capita : $20,204
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $91,600
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $48,611
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 4,827
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,454
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,575
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,318
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,321
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 242
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,281
2010 population per square mile : 2,450.7
2010 land area in square miles : 14.12
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 63.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $259,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,727
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $687
2015-2019 median gross rent : $890
2015-2019 Households : 7,357
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.27
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 : 12.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 82.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 18.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 48.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 96,104
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 177,823
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 413,859
2012 total retail sales per capita : $26,654
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $48,844
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $43,537
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 4,069
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,143
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,308
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 530
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,266
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 445
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,272
2010 population per square mile : 1,331.0
2010 land area in square miles : 11.44

People born in Onarga (6)

People born in Onarga, including academic Frederick Bogue Noyes, politician Shane Cultra, football player and coach Jack Crangle, .

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Schools in Onarga

College & universities near Onarga, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146348 Kankakee Community College Kankakee (IL) 60901

Stations (18)

Amtrak & bus stations near Onarga, IL

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

Post offices near Onarga

Post Office Name City ZIP
Onarga Post Office Onarga (IL) 60955

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
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
Danforth 542 Township in Iroquois County, Illinois
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

Distance to Other Cities

Onarga distances to largest Illinois cities