Scales Mound Jo Daviess County, Illinois

Scales Mound: Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

About

Scales Mound is a city located in the county of Jo Daviess in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 376 and a population density of 597 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 356 inhabitants.

The city was created 169 years ago in 1852.

Scales Mound Quick Facts

Population : 356 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Jo Daviess County
Area : 0.63 km2
Altitude : 3,133 feet / 955 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1853 (169 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 21:12:04 (20th May 2022)
Postal code : 61075
Density : 565 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.62% (2010-2020)

Geography

Scales Mound is located at 42°28'33"N 90°15'10"W (42.4758400, -90.2529000).

Scales Mound map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Scales Mound decreased by 5.62% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 376 - census
2011 385 2.34% estimation process
2012 383 -0.52% estimation process
2013 378 -1.32% estimation process
2014 376 -0.53% estimation process
2015 371 -1.35% estimation process
2016 365 -1.64% estimation process
2017 359 -1.67% estimation process
2018 356 -0.84% estimation process
2019 356 0% estimation process
2020 356 0% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 1,021,795
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 952,528
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 7.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 1,013,240
April 1, 2010 Population : 945,942
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.4%
People over 65 (%) : 12.5%
Female persons, % : 49.5%
White only, percent : 39.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.6%
Asians alone % : 35.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.5%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 31.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 25.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 26,296
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 39.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.8%

Scales Mound zip code is 61075. County name: Jo Daviess, County fips: 17085

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $864,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,153
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $755
2015-2019 median gross rent : $2,107
2015-2019 Households : 325,114
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.12
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 84.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,919,066
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 4,708,445
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 15,125,975
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 14,981,957
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,245
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $109,593
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $46,599
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 77,832
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 40,604
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 28,981
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 45,686
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 29,089
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,729
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 70,150
2010 population per square mile : 5,358.6
2010 land area in square miles : 176.53
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $382,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,303
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $818
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,867
2015-2019 Households : 20,844
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.09
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.8%
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 : 94.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 107,363
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 364,596
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 570,189
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,717
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $92,586
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $42,118
Percentage of people living in poverty : 7.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 7,918
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,210
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,818
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,684
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,998
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 591
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,979
2010 population per square mile : 1,258.9
2010 land area in square miles : 44.89
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 77.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $382,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,999
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $936
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,240
2015-2019 Households : 3,804
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 1.81
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 14.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 39,549
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 8,519
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 38,735
2012 total retail sales per capita : $5,751
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $75,423
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $62,952
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.7%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 861
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 465
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 230
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 800
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 119
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 671
2010 population per square mile : 4,340.9
2010 land area in square miles : 1.54

Schools in Scales Mound

College & universities near Scales Mound, IL

Code Name City ZIP
153074 Capri College-Dubuque Dubuque (IA) 52004-0873
240462 University of Wisconsin-Platteville Platteville (WI) 53818-3099
153825 Loras College Dubuque (IA) 52004-0178
153126 Clarke University Dubuque (IA) 52001-3198
153278 University of Dubuque Dubuque (IA) 52001

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Scales Mound, IL

Code Name Address Type
MSN Madison, Wisconsin 800 Langdon St. BUS
SMD Madison (South), Wisconsin Hwy 51 & East Broadway Ave. BUS
BET South Beloit, Illinois 15766 Manchester Road BUS
JVL Janesville, Wisconsin 3120 North Pontiac Drive BUS
RCK Rockford, Illinois 7559 Walton St. BUS

Post offices near Scales Mound

Post Office Name City ZIP
Scales Mound Post Office Scales Mound (IL) 61075
Shullsburg Post Office Shullsburg (WI) 53586
Apple River Post Office Apple River (IL) 61001
Benton Post Office Benton (WI) 53803
Galena Post Office Galena (IL) 61036

Other cities in Jo Daviess County

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

City Name Population Title
Galena 3,151 County seat of Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Stockton 1,709 City in Illinois
East Dubuque 1,565 City in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, United States
Warren 1,300 Village in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, United States
Guilford 1,144 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Hanover 769 Village in Illinois, United States
Elizabeth 722 Settlement in Illinois
Woodbine 474 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Apple River 344 Township in Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Pleasant Valley 248 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Menominee 241 Village in Illinois, United States
Council Hill 134 Township in Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Nora 116 Village in Illinois, USA