Latest Data (2018)
Population 284
Nationwide Rank 15548

Quick Facts

Compton, Illinois is the 15,548th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Compton, Illinois is a village.

Compton, Illinois is currently 18.2% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Compton, Illinois's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
15538 Cairo, Missouri 285 -2.7%
15539 Chapman, Nebraska 285 -15.9%
15540 Cranfills Gap, Texas 285 -14.9%
15541 Dunfermline, Illinois 285 8.7%
15542 Oaks, Oklahoma 285 -19.2%
15543 Osgood, Ohio 285 11.7%
15544 Strawberry, Arkansas 285 1.0%
15545 Wagon Mound, New Mexico 285 -23.1%
15546 Beaver Creek, Minnesota 284 13.1%
15547 Colome, South Dakota 284 -15.7%
15548 Compton, Illinois 284 -18.1%
15549 Crosby, Mississippi 284 -20.8%
15550 Granada, Minnesota 284 -10.1%
15551 Lawrence, Nebraska 284 -8.6%
15552 Monroe, Nebraska 284 -7.1%
15553 Rock City, Illinois 284 -9.2%
15554 Rowesville, South Carolina 284 -28.8%
15555 Sherrodsville, Ohio 284 -10.6%
15556 Sims, North Carolina 284 121.8%
15557 Albright, West Virginia 283 15.0%
15558 Bradshaw, West Virginia 283 -1.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Illinois

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
12770 Crescent City 568 -9.8%
12772 Grand Tower 568 -8.8%
12813 Carlock 563 23.4%
12834 Prairie du Rocher 561 -8.3%
12838 Westfield 561 -17.2%
12856 Wilsonville 559 -7.2%
12864 Pittsburg 558 -2.6%
12871 Danforth 557 -4.9%
12883 Enfield 556 -10.8%
12886 Murrayville 556 -13.7%
12889 Union 556 -3.6%
12907 Patoka 553 -12.7%
12909 Schram City 553 -15.0%
12911 Thomson 553 -1.2%
12922 Pierron 552 -14.9%
12927 Mettawa 551 47.7%
12938 Williamsfield 550 -11.1%
12945 Augusta 548 -16.4%
12952 Buckley 546 -7.7%
12985 Mark 541 8.2%
12998 Bismarck 539 -0.9%
13000 Equality 539 -25.0%
13014 St. David 538 -8.1%
13025 Makanda 536 27.3%
13044 Indian Creek 534 175.2%
13046 Pesotum 534 2.6%
13057 Creal Springs 532 -24.2%
13068 Wapella 531 -18.3%
13104 Grand Ridge 526 -3.3%
13105 Hutsonville 526 -16.7%
13116 Thompsonville 525 -8.2%
13120 Cullom 524 -5.5%
13147 Rankin 521 -15.4%
13150 Trout Valley 521 -12.4%
13159 Mound City 519 -24.7%
13176 Chadwick 517 2.7%
13182 Dalton City 516 -11.1%
13216 Reynolds 513 1.1%
13259 Hillsdale 507 -13.6%
13262 Liberty 507 -2.3%
13266 Buda 506 -14.3%
13273 Dahlgren 505 -1.5%
13310 Farina 502 -10.0%
13320 Altona 501 -11.9%
13334 Chandlerville 499 -29.1%
13336 Hoyleton 499 -3.8%
13341 Sun River Terrace 499 12.1%
13363 Damiansville 496 33.3%
13365 Golf 496 9.7%
13385 Tamms 494 -58.5%
13387 Ashley 493 -19.4%
13413 Congerville 490 4.4%
13416 Lenzburg 490 -15.0%
13426 Woodson 490 -12.5%
13447 Dawson 487 -4.8%
13459 Kaneville 486 7.2%
13465 Ohio 485 -10.0%
13473 Lostant 484 -0.2%
13478 Chapin 483 -18.5%
13496 Buffalo 481 -1.8%
13498 Hoffman 481 3.8%
13504 Hammond 480 -7.6%
13512 Tovey 480 -6.7%
13527 Fairview 478 -3.0%
13546 Naplate 476 -8.8%
13563 Sorento 475 -20.7%
13576 Tallula 474 -25.5%
13585 Hecker 473 -0.8%
13600 East Carondelet 471 44.0%
13603 Plymouth 471 -16.1%
13617 Dakota 469 -5.8%
13628 Iuka 468 -21.8%
13629 Junction City 468 -16.5%
13635 Emden 467 -9.6%
13638 Irving 467 -5.6%
13645 Spring Bay 467 5.8%
13662 Norwood 465 -1.4%
13675 Towanda 464 -6.0%
13678 Allendale 463 -11.9%
13716 Bowen 460 -13.8%
13717 Cornell 460 -11.8%
13728 Fithian 458 -9.4%
13734 Beecher City 457 -7.3%
13739 Versailles 457 -19.5%
13751 Cherry 455 -10.4%
13775 Mount Auburn 452 -12.4%
13784 Bondville 451 -1.0%
13811 Camargo 448 -4.6%
13841 Buckner 445 -6.7%
13849 Karnak 445 -27.8%
13861 Industry 444 -18.2%
13867 Dix 443 -10.3%
13879 Strasburg 442 -26.5%
13889 Neponset 441 -14.8%
13924 Monroe Center 438 -11.5%
13954 Edgewood 434 -17.6%
13956 Hull 434 -8.0%
13968 Herrick 433 -17.3%
13986 Waltonville 432 0.9%
13996 Ipava 429 -15.3%
14012 German Valley 427 -10.6%
14029 De Land 425 -10.5%
14062 Sublette 423 -7.2%
14082 Cutler 420 -22.6%
14083 Humboldt 420 -12.1%
14086 Melvin 420 -9.4%
14155 Weldon 413 -5.9%
14168 Waynesville 412 -8.8%
14170 Benson 411 0.9%
14174 Leaf River 411 -25.9%
14193 Kane 409 -10.8%
14197 Ullin 409 -47.2%
14201 Keyesport 408 -16.0%
14217 St. Rose 407
14234 Saunemin 405 -10.1%
14245 Lomax 404 -15.1%
14251 Bay View Gardens 403 6.6%
14255 Loda 403 -4.0%
14278 Sadorus 401 -5.8%
14306 Summerfield 398 -14.9%
14315 Hopewell 397 -0.2%
14325 Medora 396 -20.9%
14331 Elkhart 395 -10.6%
14354 New Haven 393 -17.7%
14403 Dowell 386 -12.8%
14405 Joy 386 3.7%
14417 Perry 385 -11.4%
14426 Table Grove 384 -3.0%
14436 Bonnie 383 -9.6%
14496 London Mills 378 -15.4%
14551 Sparland 372 -26.1%
14564 Arenzville 370 -11.4%
14579 Belgium 369 -20.8%
14589 Alto Pass 368 -5.1%
14593 Latham 368 -0.5%
14604 Good Hope 367 -11.5%
14626 Xenia 364 -11.2%
14653 Ludlow 362 -2.9%
14671 Jeffersonville 359 -1.6%
14673 Ransom 359 -12.0%
14675 Bonfield 358 -3.5%
14697 Sigel 357 -7.7%
14710 Scales Mound 356 -11.2%
14717 Secor 355 -6.0%
14738 Prairie City 353 -23.2%
14753 Bellflower 351 -13.3%
14762 Hume 351 -7.3%
14770 Belle Rive 350 -5.6%
14773 Martinton 350 -6.9%
14776 Varna 350 -19.7%
14781 Ellis Grove 349 -8.3%
14797 Apple River 347 -8.4%
14799 Baldwin 347 -20.0%
14808 New Canton 347 -16.5%
14849 Malden 344 0.2%
14851 Orient 344 12.7%
14869 Broadlands 342 7.5%
14878 St. Peter 342 -11.3%
14910 Grantfork 339 30.8%
14918 Fayetteville 338 -12.4%
14928 Beaverville 337 -13.8%
14932 Carbon Hill 337 -14.2%
14937 Manlius 337 -4.8%
14939 Thebes 337 -29.3%
14948 Roberts 336 -12.9%
14957 Mason 335 -16.6%
14960 Raleigh 335 1.8%
14996 Virgil 331 -2.3%
15011 Millbrook 330 6.4%
15034 Lee 327 5.1%
15035 Nebo 327 -19.6%
15057 Hanaford 324 51.4%
15069 Panama 323 0.0%
15098 Armington 320 -13.0%
15150 Kenney 316 -15.5%
15172 Little York 314 17.1%
15188 Winslow 313 -9.0%
15193 Fillmore 312 -13.8%
15197 McClure 312 -27.1%
15204 Bath 311 0.3%
15205 Campbell Hill 311 -6.3%
15209 Lisbon 311 6.5%
15223 Flat Rock 310 -25.1%
15227 New Douglas 310 -5.7%
15239 Kampsville 309 2.3%
15243 Rutland 309 -12.7%
15255 Ruma 308 9.2%
15257 Bureau Junction 307 -16.5%
15267 Middletown 307 -29.2%
15275 Alma 306 -20.7%
15288 Woodland 306 -4.9%
15293 Joppa 305 -25.2%
15311 Loraine 303 -16.5%
15338 East Cape Girardeau 300 -31.1%
15345 Seatonville 300 -0.9%
15351 Hartsburg 299 -16.2%
15369 Hindsboro 298 -17.4%
15388 Olmsted 297 -11.3%
15395 Brocton 296 -7.5%
15397 Ewing 296 -4.5%
15442 Easton 293 -21.2%
15453 Victoria 293 -9.5%
15495 Royal 289 5.8%
15525 Cave-In-Rock 286 -17.1%
15527 Coalton 286 -6.8%
15532 Kingston Mines 286 10.8%
15537 Stonefort 286 -2.0%
15541 Dunfermline 285 8.7%
15548 Compton 284 -18.1%
15553 Rock City 284 -9.2%
15581 Vergennes 282 -16.8%
15582 Donovan 281 -19.7%
15583 Elizabethtown 281 -19.0%
15584 Freeman Spur 281 2.9%
15590 Kilbourne 281 -24.8%
15608 Buckingham 279 18.2%
15619 Arrowsmith 278 -6.7%
15624 Oakford 278 -10.0%
15657 Elliott 275 -19.1%
15686 Biggsville 272 -20.4%
15691 Lerna 272 -15.5%
15694 Mapleton 272 11.0%
15706 Maquon 271 -14.5%
15709 New Holland 271 -14.5%
15713 Allerton 270 -7.5%
15714 Bellmont 270 -9.0%
15728 Manchester 269 -23.5%
15734 Bush 268 4.2%
15767 Sawyerville 266 -9.8%
15774 Gladstone 265 -6.6%
15784 Sammons Point 265 -16.9%
15794 East Gillespie 264 12.8%
15800 Milton 264 -3.2%
15813 Indianola 263 17.4%
15815 Mount Clare 263 -39.2%
15821 Gays 262 -1.8%
15844 McNabb 261 -15.2%
15856 Cedar Point 260 -0.3%
15870 Sibley 259 -21.0%
15880 Ivesdale 258 -10.7%
15883 Plattville 258 17.2%
15914 Alvan 255 -19.3%
15937 Waggoner 254 3.6%
15972 Plainville 251 1.2%
15984 Greenwood 250 0.8%
15992 Thawville 250 -3.8%
15997 Magnolia 249 -10.4%
16003 Cabery 248 0.0%
16028 Sims 247 -9.1%
16071 Cisco 243 -14.4%
16085 Menominee 243 11.9%
16087 Richview 243 -21.1%
16093 Henderson 242 -24.1%
16104 Addieville 241 -9.7%
16123 Omaha 240 -8.3%
16129 Ste. Marie 240 -7.6%
16130 Steward 240 -11.4%
16132 Troy Grove 240 -21.3%
16149 Kappa 238 38.3%
16160 Kangley 237 -17.1%
16179 Cypress 235 -13.6%
16181 Henning 235 -2.4%
16193 Bardolph 234 -7.1%
16196 Bone Gap 234 -13.9%
16248 Nason 231 -1.2%
16266 White City 230 4.0%
16268 Forest City 229 -20.2%
16272 Nilwood 229 -19.3%
16290 Willow Hill 228 -8.4%
16317 Clear Lake 225 -15.7%
16327 Owaneco 225 -12.1%
16347 Lake Ka-Ho 224 -10.7%
16350 Mineral 224 -17.3%
16365 Gorham 223 -12.8%
16373 Smithfield 223 4.2%
16398 McCook 221 -12.9%
16405 Colp 220 -1.7%
16433 Wellington 219 -17.0%
16434 Williamson 219 -12.7%
16439 Fieldon 218 -19.5%
16443 Jewett 218 -6.0%
16485 Bryant 215 -15.6%
16514 Harvel 213 -9.3%
16519 Radom 213 -46.0%
16531 Long Point 212 -14.1%
16533 New Burnside 212 -12.7%
16549 Kempton 211 -10.2%
16554 Rio 211 -12.0%
16561 Palmer 210 -15.3%
16567 Alsey 209 -13.9%
16590 Kell 208 -9.9%
16594 New Minden 208 1.9%
16600 Curran 207 -16.8%
16605 Kinderhook 207 -16.5%
16616 St. Johns 207 -5.0%
16619 Vermilion 207 -13.0%
16620 Verona 207 -19.4%
16648 Norris 205 6.2%
16653 Standard 205 -20.2%
16659 Buncombe 204 9.0%
16663 Keensburg 204 -19.6%
16667 Parkersburg 204 -12.8%
16668 Seaton 204 -15.3%
16677 Bulpitt 203 -1.4%
16683 La Fayette 203 -10.1%
16699 Oakdale 202 -5.1%
16705 Batchtown 201 -7.7%
16728 Mill Shoals 200 -14.8%
16734 Donnellson 199 -24.0%
16735 Ellsworth 199 -26.5%
16751 Montrose 198 -23.8%
16758 Spillertown 198 -9.5%
16763 Baylis 197 -25.3%
16776 Shumway 197 -14.3%
16787 Hooppole 196 20.9%
16847 Caledonia 191 -5.4%
16849 Du Bois 191 -13.9%
16901 Eldred 187 -11.3%
16907 New Grand Chain 187 -19.3%
16914 Broughton 186 -5.1%
16943 Royal Lakes 185 -2.6%
16965 Banner 183 22.8%
16967 Cooksville 183 -14.0%
16977 Arlington 182 -13.7%
16982 Cleveland 182 -28.0%
16991 Pulaski 182 -34.2%
17032 Modesto 179 -28.9%
17040 Chesterfield 178 -20.1%
17043 De Witt 178 -5.3%
17049 Hillview 178 -0.5%
17065 Old Shawneetown 177 -36.3%
17071 Berlin 176 18.1%
17081 North Henderson 176 -5.8%
17108 Metcalf 175 -17.8%
17125 Old Mill Creek 173 -31.0%
17133 Hettick 172 -5.4%
17149 Butler 171 -13.1%
17150 Claremont 171 -19.3%
17158 Oconee 171 -14.9%
17210 Calhoun 167 -24.4%
17221 Smithboro 167 -16.0%
17228 West Point 167 -14.3%
17238 Sauget 166 -33.3%
17245 Littleton 165 -16.2%
17288 Huey 162 -16.9%
17302 Maeystown 161 10.2%
17323 Campus 159 9.6%
17331 Nelson 159 -2.4%
17332 Redmon 159 -19.6%
17341 Concord 158 -10.2%
17345 Garrett 158 -20.2%
17353 Reddick 158 -30.0%
17355 Rockbridge 158 -16.4%
17376 Coleta 156 0.6%
17384 Papineau 156 -20.4%
17398 Elvaston 155 1.9%
17438 Dana 153 -11.5%
17439 Dover 153 -11.0%
17464 Ridott 152 -4.4%
17495 Longview 150 -1.9%
17526 Lima 148 -12.4%
17536 Wheeler 148 24.3%
17547 Standard City 147 6.5%
17593 Ferris 144 -14.2%
17617 Allenville 142 -7.7%
17624 Coatsburg 142 -37.1%
17626 Dorchester 142 0.0%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 284 15,548
2017 286 15,529
2016 285 15,564
2015 287 15,534
2014 289 15,514
2013 291 15,486
2012 292 15,487
2011 298 15,423
2010 303 15,361
2009 331 15,028
2008 334 14,998
2007 338 14,948
2006 338 14,950
2005 339 14,946
2004 341 14,945
2003 341 14,957
2002 342 14,960
2001 344 14,948
2000 347 14,929
1990 343 14,674