Herrin Williamson County, Illinois

Herrin: City in Williamson County, Illinois, United States

About

Herrin is a city located in the county of Williamson in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,501 and a population density of 485 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 12,625 inhabitants.

The city was created 206 years ago in 1815.

Herrin Quick Facts

Population : 12,625 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Williamson County
Postal code : 62948
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 25.78 km2
Altitude : 420 feet / 128 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1816 (206 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 09:06:37 (23rd May 2022)
Density : 490 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.98% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Herrin is located at 37°48'11"N 89°1'39"W (37.8031100, -89.0275700).

Herrin map

Demographics

The population of Herrin increased by 0.98% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,501 - census
2011 12,612 0.88% estimation process
2012 12,702 0.71% estimation process
2013 12,851 1.16% estimation process
2014 12,844 -0.05% estimation process
2015 12,892 0.37% estimation process
2016 12,912 0.15% estimation process
2017 12,838 -0.58% estimation process
2018 12,824 -0.11% estimation process
2019 12,687 -1.08% estimation process
2020 12,625 -0.49% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 13,011
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 14,420
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -9.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 12,939
April 1, 2010 Population : 14,414
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 18.5%
People over 65 (%) : 11.9%
Female persons, % : 29.5%
White only, percent : 78.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 10.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.8%
Asians alone % : 2.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 34.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 48.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,144
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 12.3%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.9%

Herrin zip code is 62948. County name: Williamson, County fips: 17199

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $211,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,393
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $397
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,015
2015-2019 Households : 3,197
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.62
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 73.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 82.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 69.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 77.2%
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 : 8.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 42.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 28,399
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 224,208
2012 total retail sales per capita : $16,266
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $54,083
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,100
Percentage of people living in poverty : 14.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 654
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 259
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 243
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 104
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 511
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 72
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 524
2010 population per square mile : 1,459.8
2010 land area in square miles : 9.87

People born in Herrin (7)

People born in Herrin, including country music singer and songwriter David Lee Murphy, baseball coach Itch Jones, Major League Baseball outfielder Lou Scoffic, .

List

  • Richard Clarida (American economist) he was born in 18/05/1957
  • Ron Acks (American football player) he was born in 03/10/1944
  • Steve Fisher (American college basketball coach) he was born in 24/03/1945
  • Jim Ranchino (American political scientist and pollster) he was born in 01/04/1936

Schools in Herrin

College & universities near Herrin, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146205 John A Logan College Carterville (IL) 62918-2500

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Herrin, IL

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

Post offices near Herrin

Post Office Name City ZIP
Herrin Post Office Herrin (IL) 62948

Other cities in Williamson County

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

City Name Population Title
Marion 17,803 City in and the county seat of Williamson County, Illinois, United States
Crestwood 10,604 Village in United States of America
Carterville 5,834 City in Williamson County, Illinois, United States
Johnston City 3,389 City in Illinois, United States
Sleepy Hollow 3,215 Village in Illinois
Cambria 1,648 Village in the United States
Crainville 1,419 City in Illinois, United States of America
Energy 1,086 Village in Illinois
Hurst 780 City in Illinois, USA
Bainbridge 569 Township in Schuyler County, Illinois
Creal Springs 521 Township in Williamson County, Illinois
Freeman Spur 276 Human settlement in United States of America
Bush 263 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Colp 208 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Spillertown 197 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Herrin distances to largest Illinois cities