Roberts, Ford County, Illinois

Roberts: Settlement in Illinois, USA

About

Roberts is a city located in the county of Ford in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 362 and a population density of 739 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 328 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Roberts

Population : 328 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Ford County
Area : 0.49 km2
Altitude : 2,572 feet / 784 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 21:56:24 (9th August 2022)
Postal code : 60962
Density : 669 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.37% (2010-2020)

Geography

Roberts is located at 40°36'46"N 88°11'0"W (40.6128100, -88.1833800).

Roberts map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Roberts decreased by 10.37% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 362 - census
2011 357 -1.4% estimation process
2012 356 -0.28% estimation process
2013 350 -1.71% estimation process
2014 346 -1.16% estimation process
2015 346 0% estimation process
2016 339 -2.06% estimation process
2017 336 -0.89% estimation process
2018 335 -0.3% estimation process
2019 329 -1.82% estimation process
2020 328 -0.3% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 7,574
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 7,123
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 6.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 7,472
April 1, 2010 Population : 7,132
People under 5 years old, percentage : 10.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.7%
People over 65 (%) : 13.4%
Female persons, % : 49.9%
White only, percent : 90.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.6%
Asians alone % : 0.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 23.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 73.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 375
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 7.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.2%

Roberts zip code is 60962. County name: Ford, County fips: 17053

Roberts, Roberts Station

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $348,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,820
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $498
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,659
2015-2019 Households : 2,667
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.82
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 8,117
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 63,445
2012 total retail sales per capita : $8,732
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $74,454
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $31,570
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 446
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 159
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 213
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 48
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 381
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 416
2010 population per square mile : 3,099.7
2010 land area in square miles : 2.30

Schools in Roberts

College & universities near Roberts, IL

Code Name City ZIP
147916 Parkland College Champaign (IL) 61821-1899

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Roberts, IL

Code Name Address Type
GLM Gilman US Hwy 24 & West Wenona St. RAIL
RTL Rantoul West Sangamon and North Kentucky Aves. RAIL
PON Pontiac station 721 West Washington St. RAIL
CHM Illinois Terminal 45 East University Ave. RAIL
DWT Dwight station 119 West Main St. RAIL

Post offices near Roberts

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rober Post Office Roberts (IL) 60962
Melvin Post Office Melvin (IL) 60952
Thawvill Post Office Thawville (IL) 60968
Buckley Post Office Buckley (IL) 60918
Loda Post Office Loda (IL) 60948

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Roberts , Wisconsin village in St. Croix County, Wisconsin with a population of 2,018 people.
  • Roberts , Idaho city in Jefferson County, Idaho, United States with a population of 637 people.

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
Piper City 746 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Melvin 410 Village 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