Mineral is located in north Illinois. Mineral is part of Bureau County. Mineral has 0.35 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Mineral population is 246, which has shrunk 9.56% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Mineral median household income is $35,500 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 6.58% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 22.70% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Mineral median house value is $60,500 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -32.97% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 34.33% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Mineral is much better than the state average in quality. The Mineral area code is 309.