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Muncie
Village
Looking north into Muncie
Looking north into Muncie
Vermilion County's location in Illinois
Vermilion County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Vermilion
Township Oakwood
Area
 • Total 0.18 sq mi (0.5 km2)
 • Land 0.18 sq mi (0.5 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 646 ft (197 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 155
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 61857
Area code(s) 217

Muncie is a village in Oakwood Township, Vermilion County, Illinois, United States. It is part of the Danville, Illinois Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 155 at the 2000 census.

Geography

Muncie is located at 40°6′54″N 87°50′43″W / 40.115°N 87.84528°W / 40.115; -87.84528 (40.115087, -87.845313).

According to the 2010 census, Muncie has a total area of 0.18 square miles (0.47 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 81
1900 324
1910 251 −22.5%
1920 248 −1.2%
1930 222 −10.5%
1940 200 −9.9%
1950 197 −1.5%
1960 195 −1.0%
1970 232 19.0%
1980 201 −13.4%
1990 182 −9.5%
2000 155 −14.8%
2010 146 −5.8%
Est. 2015 143 −2.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 155 people, 69 households, and 42 families residing in the village. The population density was 859.5 people per square mile (332.5/km²). There were 70 housing units at an average density of 388.1 per square mile (150.2/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 100.00% White.

There were 69 households out of which 23.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.7% were married couples living together, 7.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.1% were non-families. 27.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.25 and the average family size was 2.81.

In the village, the population was spread out with 19.4% under the age of 18, 11.6% from 18 to 24, 28.4% from 25 to 44, 24.5% from 45 to 64, and 16.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 91.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.4 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $36,964, and the median income for a family was $41,250. Males had a median income of $30,625 versus $20,625 for females. The per capita income for the village was $14,822. About 9.3% of families and 8.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.4% of those under the age of eighteen and 15.4% of those sixty five or over.


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