Mahomet, IL Population

By | January 12, 2021

Population: 4,877. Estimated population in 2021: 5,714 (+17.2% change)
Males: 2,355 (48.3%), Females: 2,522 (51.7%)

Champaign County

Zip code: 61853

Median resident age: 34.0 years
Median household income: $57,574
Median house value: $113,600

Races in Mahomet:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (33.1%), English (19.4%), Irish (11.4%), United States (7.6%), French (3.8%), Italian (3.1%).

Elevation: 714 feet

Land area: 6.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Mahomet

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 37.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mahomet village

  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 69.8%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

0.4% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +1,365 (+38.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Mahomet:

  • PAVILION FOUNDATION,THE (about 13 miles; CHAMPAIGN, IL)
  • CARLE FOUNDATION HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; URBANA, IL)
  • COVENANT MEDICAL CTR CHAMPAIGN-URBANA (about 15 miles; URBANA, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mahomet:

  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS-WILLARD (about 15 miles; CHAMPAIGN/URBANA, IL; Abbreviation: CMI)
  • CENTRAL IL REGL ARPT AT BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (about 40 miles; BLOOMINGTON/NORMAL, IL; Abbreviation: BMI)
  • DECATUR (about 40 miles; DECATUR, IL; Abbreviation: DEC)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mahomet:

  • FRASCA FIELD (about 16 miles; URBANA, IL; Abbreviation: C16)
  • PIATT COUNTY (about 17 miles; MONTICELLO, IL; Abbreviation: 2K0)
  • RANTOUL NATL AVN CNTR-FRANK ELLIOTT FLD (about 20 miles; RANTOUL, IL; Abbreviation: TIP)
Amtrak stations near Mahomet:

  • 13 miles: CHAMPAIGN-URBANA (CHAMPAIGN, 116 N. CHESTNUT ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: FARMER CITY (FRAMER CITY, BON AIR REST., 912 E. CLINTON ST.) – Bus Station. Services: public payphones, full-service food facilities.
  • 19 miles: RANTOUL (RNATOUL, N. KENTUCKY ST.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mahomet:

  • PARKLAND COLLEGE (about 11 miles; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,186)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN (about 13 miles; Champaign, IL; Full-time enrollment: 36,284)
  • ILLINOIS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY (about 40 miles; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,019)
  • HEARTLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 47 miles; Normal, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,390)
  • ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; NORMAL, IL; Full-time enrollment: 18,785)
  • MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY (about 49 miles; DECATUR, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,274)
  • LAKE LAND COLLEGE (about 50 miles; MATTOON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,666)
Public high school in Mahomet:

  • MAHOMET-SEYMOUR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 840; Location: PO BOX 1098; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Mahomet:

  • MAHOMET-SEYMOUR JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 627; Location: PO BOX 560; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • LINCOLN TRAIL ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 590; Location: PO BOX 200; Grades: 03 – 05)
  • SANGAMON ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 378; Location: PO BOX 198; Grades: 01 – 02)
  • MIDDLETOWN EARLY CHILDHOOD CTR (Students: 238; Location: P O BOX 229; Grades: PK – KG)
Private primary/middle school in Mahomet:

  • FIRST SCHOOL (Students: 123; Location: 1403 E OAK; Grades: PK – 1)

Libraries

Library in Mahomet:

  • MAHOMET P.L.D. (Operating income: $366,356; Location: 512 E. MAIN ST.; 18,117 books; 1,326 audio materials; 749 video materials; 107 serial subscriptions)

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