Gays Moultrie County, Illinois

Gays: Village in Moultrie County, Illinois

About

Gays is a village located in the county of Moultrie in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 281 and a population density of 685 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 252 inhabitants.

Gays Quick Facts

Population : 252 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Moultrie County
Postal code : 61928
Area : 0.41 km2
Altitude : 2,470 feet / 753 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 21:14:42 (19th January 2022)
Density : 615 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -11.51% (2010-2020)

Geography

Gays is located at 39°27'29"N 88°29'38"W (39.4580900, -88.4939400).

Gays map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Gays decreased by 11.51% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 281 - census
2011 280 -0.36% estimation process
2012 276 -1.45% estimation process
2013 274 -0.73% estimation process
2014 272 -0.74% estimation process
2015 270 -0.74% estimation process
2016 263 -2.66% estimation process
2017 264 0.38% estimation process
2018 261 -1.15% estimation process
2019 254 -2.76% estimation process
2020 252 -0.79% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 25,658
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 24,306
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 5.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 25,227
April 1, 2010 Population : 24,194
People under 5 years old, percentage : 9.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 31.4%
People over 65 (%) : 12.2%
Female persons, % : 49.6%
White only, percent : 75.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.0%
Asians alone % : 3.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 77.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 14.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 771
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 32.3%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.9%

Gays zip code is 61928. County name: Moultrie, County fips: 17139

Gays, Summit Station, Whitley Point

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $207,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,349
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $461
2015-2019 median gross rent : $960
2015-2019 Households : 7,044
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.59
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 91.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 68.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 63.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.2%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 109,063
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 80,882
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 146,616
2012 total retail sales per capita : $5,902
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $46,490
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $17,423
Percentage of people living in poverty : 21.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,169
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 489
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 454
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 602
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 466
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 38
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,002
2010 population per square mile : 4,759.2
2010 land area in square miles : 5.08

Schools in Gays

College & universities near Gays, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146506 Lake Land College Mattoon (IL) 61938

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Gays, IL

Code Name Address Type
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL
CHM Illinois Terminal 45 East University Ave. RAIL
RTL Rantoul West Sangamon and North Kentucky Aves. RAIL
DVI Danville, Illinois 379 Lynch Road BUS

Post offices near Gays

Post Office Name City ZIP
Windsor Post Office Windsor (IL) 61957

Other cities in Moultrie County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Moultrie County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Bruce 12,209 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Sullivan 4,400 City in Illinois
Bethany 1,210 Village in Illinois, United States
Lovington 1,010 Township in Moultrie County, Illinois
Dalton City 494 Village in Illinois, USA
Allenville 141 Human settlement in the United States of America