Piper City, Ford County, Illinois

Piper City: Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

About

Piper City is a city located in the county of Ford in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 826 and a population density of 1,502 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 746 inhabitants.

The city was created 155 years ago in 1866.

Quick Facts about Piper City

Population : 746 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Ford County
Area : 0.55 km2
Altitude : 2,205 feet / 672 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1867 (155 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:58:58 (14th August 2022)
Postal code : 60959
Density : 1,356 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.72% (2010-2020)

Geography

Piper City is located at 40°45'24"N 88°11'28"W (40.7567000, -88.1911600).

Piper City map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Piper City decreased by 10.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 826 - census
2011 825 -0.12% estimation process
2012 824 -0.12% estimation process
2013 810 -1.73% estimation process
2014 794 -2.02% estimation process
2015 791 -0.38% estimation process
2016 779 -1.54% estimation process
2017 775 -0.52% estimation process
2018 767 -1.04% estimation process
2019 750 -2.27% estimation process
2020 746 -0.54% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 81,328
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 72,147
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 12.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 80,454
April 1, 2010 Population : 72,203
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.2%
People over 65 (%) : 12.6%
Female persons, % : 48.2%
White only, percent : 70.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 17.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.5%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 12.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 61.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 4,093
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 17.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 69.5%

Piper City zip code is 60959. County name: Ford, County fips: 17053

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 69.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $524,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,556
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $733
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,710
2015-2019 Households : 27,836
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.63
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 97.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 94.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 169,317
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 591,834
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 198,940
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,639,528
2012 total retail sales per capita : $22,342
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $114,405
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $47,874
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,620
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,666
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,034
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 931
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,244
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 449
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,706
2010 population per square mile : 3,290.1
2010 land area in square miles : 21.95
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $277,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,681
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $514
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,308
2015-2019 Households : 10,737
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.46
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 71.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 88.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.2%
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) : 176,996
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,384,859
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 276,405
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 921,425
2012 total retail sales per capita : $28,468
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $58,434
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,092
Percentage of people living in poverty : 23.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,579
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,260
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 745
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 407
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,950
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 261
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,045
2010 population per square mile : 3,424.4
2010 land area in square miles : 9.19

Schools in Piper City

College & universities near Piper City, IL

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

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Piper City, IL

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

Post offices near Piper City

Post Office Name City ZIP
Piper City Post Office Piper City (IL) 60959

Other cities in Ford County

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

City Name Population Title
Paxton 4,117 City in Ford County, Illinois
Gibson City 3,233 City in Ford County, Illinois, United States
Melvin 410 Village in Illinois, USA
Roberts 328 Settlement in Illinois, USA
Elliott 269 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Sibley 251 Village in Illinois
Kempton 206 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America