Gorham Jackson County, Illinois

Gorham: Village in Jackson County, Illinois, United States

About

Gorham is a village located in the county of Jackson in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 236 and a population density of 192 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 219 inhabitants.

Gorham Quick Facts

Population : 219 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Jackson County
Area : 1.23 km2
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:06:37 (29th September 2022)
Postal code : 62940
Density : 178 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.76% (2010-2020)
Gorham locator map
Location of Gorham on Illinois map.
Gorham  Il Post Office '34580029103' image
Gorham Il Post Office '34580029103'
Gorham  Il Post Office '34580029103' image

Geography

Gorham is located at 37°43'6"N 89°29'9"W (37.7183800, -89.4859300).

Gorham map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Gorham decreased by 7.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 236 - census
2011 236 0% estimation process
2012 235 -0.43% estimation process
2013 233 -0.86% estimation process
2014 232 -0.43% estimation process
2015 231 -0.43% estimation process
2016 229 -0.87% estimation process
2017 223 -2.69% estimation process
2018 221 -0.9% estimation process
2019 219 -0.91% estimation process
2020 219 0% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 49,215
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 44,213
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 11.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 53,898
April 1, 2010 Population : 44,199
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 29.3%
People over 65 (%) : 11.4%
Female persons, % : 50.8%
White only, percent : 70.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 7.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 2.1%
Asians alone % : 3.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 55.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 31.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,137
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 19.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.4%

Gorham zip code is 62940. County name: Jackson, County fips: 17077

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $241,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,633
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $434
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,224
2015-2019 Households : 12,841
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.72
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 42.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 91.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 82.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 76.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 27,220
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 33,412
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 45,188
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 214,286
2012 total retail sales per capita : $4,722
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 38.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $52,009
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $19,713
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,142
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,496
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,442
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,938
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,138
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 153
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,879
2010 population per square mile : 1,718.7
2010 land area in square miles : 25.72
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $233,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,573
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $474
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,415
2015-2019 Households : 13,177
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.66
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 78.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 93,634
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 329,961
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 7,303
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 733,046
2012 total retail sales per capita : $24,916
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $64,736
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $29,860
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 4,015
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,987
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,487
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,442
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,375
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 506
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,284
2010 population per square mile : 2,108.4
2010 land area in square miles : 13.63
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 8,710
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $89,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,049
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $346
2015-2019 median gross rent : $689
Permits for construction, 2020 : 43
2015-2019 Households : 6,778
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.41
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 70.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 59.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 81.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 16.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 13,927
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 42,494
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 180,969
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 171,200
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,055
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $37,037
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $19,510
Percentage of people living in poverty : 22.7%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 295
2019 total employment : 2,888
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 96,161
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -5.7%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 1,090
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,044
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 540
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 319
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 272
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 714
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 127
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 861
2010 population per square mile : 27.6
2010 land area in square miles : 695.95

People born in Gorham (1)

American baseball player Joe Grace was born in Gorham

Schools in Gorham

College & universities near Gorham, IL

Code Name City ZIP
149222 Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Carbondale (IL) 62901-4512

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Gorham, IL

Code Name Address Type
CDL Carbondale station 401 South Illinois St. RAIL
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL
MAI Marion, IL 2100 West Main Street BUS
VNA Vienna, IL 504 West Vine Street BUS
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS

Post offices near Gorham

Post Office Name City ZIP
Gorham Post Office Gorham (IL) 62940

Other places with the same name (5)

Other cities in Jackson County

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

City Name Population Title
Carbondale 25,036 City in Illinois, USA
Murphysboro 7,384 Town in Illinois
De Soto 1,503 Village in Illinois, United States
Elkville 864 City in Illinois, United States of America
Sand Ridge 761 Human settlement in United States of America
Pomona 755 Township of Illinois
Harrison 639 Census-designated place in Jackson County, Illinois, USA
Ava 610 City in Illinois
Grand Tower 560 City in Jackson County, Illinois, USA
Makanda 529 City in Illinois, United States of America
Dowell 385 Village in Jackson County, Illinois, USA
Campbell Hill 310 Town
Vergennes 279 City in Jackson County, Illinois, United States of America
West Point 165 City in Illinois, United States of America
Degognia 141 Township in Jackson County, Illinois