Census Tract 16, Springfield, Illinois

Census Tract 16 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Springfield, Illinois.

This 1.2 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 3,800and is one of 5 Opportunity Zones in Sangamon County.

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

Census Tract 16 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

$25K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $25,000, which is 64% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Illinois of $69,000.

Poverty Rate

38%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 38%, which is 27% higherthan the rate for the state of Illinois of 11%.

Median Home Value

$47K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $47,000, which is 78% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Illinois of $210,000.

Education

73%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 73%, which is 17% lowerthan the rate for the state of Illinois of 90%.

Median Age

29

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 29, which is 26% 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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