• Demographics
      

    Mahomet, IL  61853 (Champaign County)  
     Source: US Census Bureau State & County QuickFacts    
    People QuickFacts Mahomet Illinois
    Population, 2011 estimate     7,282 12,859,752
    Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base     7,259 12,830,632
    Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011     0.3% 0.2%
    Population, 2010     7,258 12,830,632
    Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010     7.1% 6.5%
    Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010     31.4% 24.4%
    Persons 65 years and over, percent,  2010     9.1% 12.5%
    Female persons, percent, 2010     50.5% 51.0%
         
    White persons, percent, 2010 (a)     95.9% 71.5%
    Black persons, percent, 2010 (a)     0.6% 14.5%
    American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2010 (a)     0.2% 0.3%
    Asian persons, percent, 2010 (a)     1.8% 4.6%
    Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2010 (a)     0.0% 0.0%
    Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2010     1.1% 2.3%
    Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2010 (b)     2.0% 15.8%
    White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2010     94.5% 63.7%
         
    Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2007-2011     91.2% 86.7%
    Foreign born persons, percent, 2007-2011     2.7% 13.7%
    Language other than English spoken at home, percent age 5+, 2007-2011     4.1% 22.0%
    High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2007-2011     98.5% 86.6%
    Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2007-2011     45.5% 30.7%
    Veterans, 2007-2011     635 770,388
    Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2007-2011     21.7 28.1
         
    Housing units, 2010     2,745 5,296,715
    Homeownership rate, 2007-2011     80.6% 68.7%
    Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2007-2011     11.6% 32.9%
    Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2007-2011     $180,900 $198,500
    Households, 2007-2011     2,638 4,773,002
    Persons per household, 2007-2011     2.68 2.62
    Per capita money income in the past 12 months (2011 dollars), 2007-2011     $37,469 $29,376
    Median household income, 2007-2011     $83,586 $56,576
    Persons below poverty level, percent, 2007-2011     3.3% 13.1%
    Business QuickFacts Mahomet Illinois
    Total number of firms, 2007     572 1,123,817
    Black-owned firms, percent, 2007     F 9.5%
    American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007     F 0.5%
    Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007     F 5.3%
    Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007     F 0.1%
    Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007     F 5.0%
    Women-owned firms, percent, 2007     S 30.5%
         
    Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)     NA 257,760,713
    Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)     D 231,082,768
    Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)     46,686 165,450,520
    Retail sales per capita, 2007     $7,545 $12,947
    Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)     8,401 25,469,026
    Geography QuickFacts Mahomet Illinois
    Land area in square miles, 2010     9.02 55,518.93
    Persons per square mile, 2010     805 231.1