Burnt Prairie, IL

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Burnt Prairie is a village located in White County, Illinois. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 58.

Geography

Burnt Prairie is located at 38°15'5" North, 88°15'28" West (38.251335, -88.257641).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.2 km2 (0.1 mi2). 0.2 km2 (0.1 mi2) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 58 people, 31 households, and 15 families residing in the village. The population density was 279.9/km2 (728.3/mi2). There were 43 housing units at an average density of 207.5/km2 (539.9/mi2). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White, 0.00% African American, 0.00% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 0.00% from two or more races. 1.72% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 31 households out of which 16.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.2% were married couples living together, 3.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 48.4% were non-families. 41.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 32.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.87 and the average family size was 2.50.

In the village the population was spread out with 12.1% under the age of 18, 12.1% from 18 to 24, 20.7% from 25 to 44, 29.3% from 45 to 64, and 25.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 53 years. For every 100 females there were 87.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.9 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $18,125, and the median income for a family was $23,750. Males had a median income of $33,750 versus $23,750 for females. The per capita income for the village was $14,572. 28.3% of the population and 18.2% of families were below the poverty line. 0.0% of those under the age of 18 and 33.3% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line.