Paxton is located close to the center of Illinois. Paxton is between the Ford, Champaign, Iroquois county. Paxton has 2.30 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010, the total Paxton population is 4,473, which has shrunk 1.15% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 3.31% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Paxton median household income is $45,771 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 21.07% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 13.70% and is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Paxton median house value is $89,800 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 30.14% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 46.64% and is much lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. 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 Paxton is close to the state average in quality. The Paxton area code is 217.
Paxton, IL Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data