Census Tract 9, Springfield, Illinois

Census Tract 9 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Springfield, Illinois.

This 0.6 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 2,500and is one of 5 Opportunity Zones in Sangamon County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Illinois.

Census Tract 9 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$23K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $23,000, which is 67% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Illinois of $69,000.

Poverty Rate

51%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 51%, which is 40% higherthan the rate for the state of Illinois of 11%.

Median Home Value

$81K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $81,000, which is 61% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Illinois of $210,000.

Education

85%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 85%, which is 5% lowerthan the rate for the state of Illinois of 90%.

Median Age

32

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 32, which is 18% lowerthan the median age for the state of Illinois of 39.

Illinois OZ Funds

There are 11QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Illinoisas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Illinois; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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