Blue Mound, IL Population

Population: 1,129. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,056 (-6.5% change)
Males: 537 (47.6%), Females: 592 (52.4%)

Macon County

Zip code: 62513

Median resident age: 35.8 years
Median household income: $44,018
Median house value: $64,700

Races in Blue Mound:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.5%)

Ancestries: United States (23.2%), German (21.3%), Irish (11.2%), English (8.9%), Dutch (2.4%), French (2.0%).

Elevation: 625 feet

Land area: 0.6 square miles

Map of Blue Mound, IL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Blue Mound

  • High school or higher: 87.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blue Mound village

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 57.4%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

0.4% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -41 (-3.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Blue Mound:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Blue Mound:

  • DECATUR (about 21 miles; DECATUR, IL; Abbreviation: DEC)
  • CAPITAL (about 39 miles; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Abbreviation: SPI)
  • CENTRAL IL REGL ARPT AT BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (about 55 miles; BLOOMINGTON/NORMAL, IL; Abbreviation: BMI)

Other public-use airports nearest to Blue Mound:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blue Mound:

  • MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; DECATUR, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,274)
  • LINCOLN LAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 34 miles; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,756)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT SPRINGFIELD (about 34 miles; Springfield, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,357)
  • LAKE LAND COLLEGE (about 54 miles; MATTOON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,666)
  • ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; NORMAL, IL; Full-time enrollment: 18,785)
  • HEARTLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 57 miles; Normal, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,390)
  • ILLINOIS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY (about 60 miles; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,019)

Public primary/middle schools in Blue Mound:

  • MERIDIAN INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL (Students: 267; Location: PO BOX 350; Grades: PK – 05)
  • MERIDIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 253; Location: PO BOX 320; Grades: 06 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Blue Mound:

  • BLUE MOUND MEM. P.L.D. (Operating income: $62,621; Location: 213 N. ST. MARIE; 18,262 books; 767 audio materials; 464 video materials; 43 serial subscriptions)