Highland Madison County, Illinois

Highland: City in Madison County, Illinois, United States

About

Highland is a city located in the county of Madison in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,919 and a population density of 502 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,017 inhabitants.

Highland Quick Facts

Population : 10,017 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Madison County
Postal code : 62249
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 19.77 km2
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:05:12 (26th May 2022)
Density : 507 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.98% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Highland is located at 38°44'22"N 89°40'16"W (38.7394900, -89.6712000).

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Demographics

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

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,919 - census
2011 9,934 0.15% estimation process
2012 9,910 -0.24% estimation process
2013 9,872 -0.38% estimation process
2014 9,907 0.35% estimation process
2015 9,853 -0.55% estimation process
2016 9,834 -0.19% estimation process
2017 9,831 -0.03% estimation process
2018 9,845 0.14% estimation process
2019 9,858 0.13% estimation process
2020 10,017 1.59% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 143,592
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 145,151
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 147,067
April 1, 2010 Population : 145,438
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.6%
People over 65 (%) : 17.0%
Female persons, % : 51.7%
White only, percent : 46.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.7%
Asians alone % : 36.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.5%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 6.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 18.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 37.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 6,246
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 29.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.9%

Highland zip code is 62249. County name: Madison, County fips: 17119

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $762,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,871
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $578
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,736
2015-2019 Households : 54,437
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.65
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 39.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 498,141
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 2,170,054
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 11,915,182
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 3,783,674
2012 total retail sales per capita : $25,735
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $93,492
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $45,579
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 19,410
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 10,524
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,017
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 9,742
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 8,339
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,397
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 16,912
2010 population per square mile : 7,102.2
2010 land area in square miles : 20.48

People born in Highland (11)

People born in Highland, including baseball player Aaron Rakers, football defensive tackle in the National Football League Bob Hoskins, baseball player Harry Parker, .

List

  • James Head (American martial artist) he was born in 09/02/1984
  • Jay Hoffman (American politician) he was born in 06/11/1961
  • Ken Oberkfell (baseball player and manager) he was born in 04/05/1956
  • Morris Bradshaw (American football player) he was born in 19/10/1952
  • Steve Hug (American former gymnast) he was born in 20/05/1952
  • LuAnn Bennett she was born in 03/10/1953
  • Augustus Charles Bernays (American surgeon) he was born in 13/10/1854
  • Geoff Hartlieb (American baseball player) he was born in 09/12/1993

Schools in Highland

College & universities near Highland, IL

Code Name City ZIP
147013 McKendree University Lebanon (IL) 62254-1291

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Highland, IL

Code Name Address Type
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
KWD Kirkwood 110 West Argonne Dr. RAIL

Post offices near Highland

Post Office Name City ZIP
Highland Post Office Highland (IL) 62249

Other cities in Madison County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Madison County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Upper Alton 29,251 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States of America
Alton 26,049 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Granite City 25,662 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Edwardsville 25,189 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Collinsville 24,217 City in Illinois
Godfrey 17,393 Village in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Glen Carbon 12,887 Village in Illinois, United States
Nameoki 12,056 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Troy 10,399 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Wood River 10,002 City in Illinois, United States
Bethalto 9,201 Village in Illinois
Maryville 7,959 City in Illinois, United States of America
Newport 6,630 Neighborhood in Madison, Illinois, USA
East Alton 5,922 City in Illinois, United States of America
Pontoon Beach 5,655 Town
Rosewood Heights 4,038 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Highland distances to largest Illinois cities