Pontoon Beach Information

Pontoon Beach Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Pontoon Beach, IL

General Pontoon Beach Information

State: Illinois

County: Madison County

Close cities: Granite City, IL, Caseyville, IL, Hartford, IL, Madison, IL, Glen Carbon, IL, Elvaston, IL, Fairview Heights, IL, Wood River, IL, Venice, IL, National Stock Yards, IL, Collinsville, IL, Maryville, IL, Fairmont City, IL, Edwardsville, IL, East Alton, IL, Sauget, IL, South Roxana, IL, Roxana, IL, Alorton, IL, Centreville, IL, East St. Louis, IL

Pontoon Beach Population (census data)
Total 6,068 (+7.9% since 2000)
Male 2,980 (49.1%)
Female 3,088 (50.9%)

Population Density: 742 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.3 (US Avg is 100)

Pontoon Beach Elevation: 420 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1963

Land Area: 8.18 square miles

Median Household Income: $48,203

Zip Codes: 62040.

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Pontoon Beach Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (86.8%)
  • Black (8.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (18.3%)
  • United States (12.2%)
  • Irish (11.8%)
  • English (6.2%)
  • French (4.1%)
  • Polish (1.9%)

Local Pontoon Beach Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers, Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: St. Louis University, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

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