Pontiac Saint Clair County, Illinois

Pontiac: City in Illinois, USA

About

Pontiac is a city located in the county of Saint Clair in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 11,931 and a population density of 553 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 11,176 inhabitants.

The city was created 184 years ago in 1836.

Pontiac Quick Facts

Population : 11,176 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Saint Clair County
Postal code : 61764
Phone Area Codes : 815
Area : 21.57 km2
Altitude : 663 feet / 202 meters
Capital city : Pontiac is capital of Livingston County
Establishment : January 01, 1837 (184 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:57:28 (3rd December 2021)
Density : 518 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.76% (2010-2020)
Pontiac locator map
Location of Pontiac on Illinois map.
Pontiac IL Livingston County Courthouse5 image
Pontiac IL Livingston County Courthouse5
Pontiac IL Livingston County Courthouse5 image

Geography

Pontiac is located at 38°35'14"N 89°59'5"W (38.5872700, -89.9848300).

Pontiac map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Pontiac decreased by 6.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,931 - census
2011 11,952 0.18% estimation process
2012 11,973 0.18% estimation process
2013 12,026 0.44% estimation process
2014 11,975 -0.43% estimation process
2015 11,776 -1.69% estimation process
2016 11,408 -3.23% estimation process
2017 11,402 -0.05% estimation process
2018 11,259 -1.27% estimation process
2019 11,232 -0.24% estimation process
2020 11,176 -0.5% estimation process

Pontiac zip code is 61764. County name: Livingston, County fips: 17105

Local Places in Pontiac

1 Pontiac City Hall
Rating: 4 (4)

Address: 115 W Howard St, Pontiac, IL 61764 ➦ Show Map

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2 Pontiac City Clerk

Address: 115 W Howard St, Pontiac, IL 61764 ➦ Show Map

☎ +18158446752 🔗 Url

People born in Pontiac (9)

People born in Pontiac, including actress and stunt performer Patricia Tallman, actress Natashia Williams, actress Moira Harris, you can see a list of people who born in Pontiac.

  • Dan Rutherford (American politician) he was born in 26/05/1955
  • Frank L. Pinckney (College basketball coach) he was born in 20/09/1884
  • Harry Bay (American baseball player) he was born in 17/01/1878
  • Jim Sebesta he was born in 24/08/1935
  • Emily Grove (American athletics competitor) she was born in 22/05/1993
  • Joe Doolin (American comic artist) he was born in 22/03/1896

Schools in Pontiac

College & universities near Pontiac, IL

Code Name City ZIP
143215 Southwestern Illinois College Belleville (IL) 62221-5899

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Pontiac, IL

Code Name Address Type
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
KWD Kirkwood 110 West Argonne Dr. RAIL
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL

Post offices near Pontiac

Post Office Name City ZIP
Fairview Heigh Post Office Fairview Heights (IL) 62208

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Saint Clair County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Saint Clair County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Glenview 46,823 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States
Belleville 40,536 City in Illinois
O'Fallon 29,606 Township in St.
East Saint Louis 25,776 City in St.
Crest Hill 20,209 City in Will County, Illinois
Fairview Heights 16,127 City in Saint Clair County, Illinois, United States
Cahokia 13,742 Village in St.
Shiloh 13,653 Town in St.
Swansea 13,276 Village in St.
Summit 10,977 Village in Illinois, USA
Mascoutah 8,076 City in Saint Clair County, Illinois, United States
Centreville 4,844 City in Illinois, United States
Lebanon 4,225 City in St.
Freeburg 4,223 City in Illinois, United States of America
Rosemont 4,147 Village in the U.
Caseyville 4,115 City in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Pontiac distances to largest Illinois cities