Golden, Illinois

Golden: City in Illinois, United States of America

About

Golden is a city located in the county of Adams in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 644 and a population density of 1,022 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 611 inhabitants.

Golden locator map
Location of Golden on Illinois map.

Quick Facts about Golden

Population : 611 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Adams County
Postal code : 62339
Area : 0.63 km2
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:07:20 (29th May 2024)
Density : 970 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.4% (2010-2020)
Golden Exchange Bank image
Golden Exchange Bank
Golden Exchange Bank image

Geography

Golden is located at 40°6'33"N 91°1'4"W (40.1092100, -91.0176400).

Golden map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Golden decreased by 5.4% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 644 - census
2011 640 -0.63% estimation process
2012 640 0% estimation process
2013 637 -0.47% estimation process
2014 635 -0.31% estimation process
2015 634 -0.16% estimation process
2016 631 -0.48% estimation process
2017 626 -0.8% estimation process
2018 619 -1.13% estimation process
2019 617 -0.32% estimation process
2020 611 -0.98% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 1,423,851
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 1,301,929
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 9.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 1,386,932
April 1, 2010 Population : 1,307,402
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.9%
People over 65 (%) : 12.6%
Female persons, % : 49.5%
White only, percent : 65.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 6.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 16.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.4%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 30.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 42.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 85,989
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 26.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 46.8%

Golden zip code is 62339. County name: Adams, County fips: 17001

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 46.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $602,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,589
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $612
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,695
2015-2019 Households : 507,580
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.70
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 40.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 5,590,832
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 13,420,617
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 14,666,981
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 17,869,321
2012 total retail sales per capita : $13,352
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $79,673
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $41,112
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.8%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 135,754
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 72,727
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 47,942
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 50,762
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 78,889
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 10,344
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 118,787
2010 population per square mile : 4,020.4
2010 land area in square miles : 325.19

People born in Golden (1)

Ralph Lee Eyman was born in Golden

Schools in Golden

College & universities near Golden, IL

Code Name City ZIP
143297 Blessing Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences Quincy (IL) 62305-7005

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Golden, IL

Code Name Address Type
QCY Quincy North 30th St. and Wisman Lane RAIL
MAC Macomb 120 East Calhoun Street RAIL
FMD Fort Madison station 1601 20th Street RAIL
BRL Burlington 300 South Main Street RAIL
MTP Mount Pleasant 418 North Adams Street RAIL

Post offices near Golden

Post Office Name City ZIP
Golden Post Office Golden (IL) 62339

Other places with the same name (4)

  • Golden , Colorado county seat of Jefferson County, Colorado, United States with a population of 20,347 people.
  • Golden , Michigan township in Oceana County, Michigan with a population of 1,768 people.
  • Golden , Mississippi human settlement in Tishomingo County, Mississippi, United States of America with a population of 189 people.

Other cities in Adams County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Adams County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Quincy 39,589 County seat of Adams County, Illinois, United States
Spring Valley 5,065 City in Illinois, United States
Adams 1,536 Civil town in Adams County, Wisconsin
Kingston 1,160 Village in Illinois, USA
Camp Point 1,080 Village in Adams County, Illinois, United States
Payson 980 Village in Illinois, United States
Mendon 948 Village in Illinois
Burton 862 Human settlement in United States of America
Clayton 668 City in Illinois, United States of America
Ursa 596 Village in Adams County, Illinois, United States
Fall Creek 513 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Liberty 500 Village in Illinois, United States
Beverly 390 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Richfield 389 Township in Adams County, Illinois
Loraine 278 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Plainville 253 Village in the United States