Mason Union County, Illinois

Mason: Mason is a city in Union County, Illinois

About

Mason is a city located in the county of Union in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 345. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 333 inhabitants.

Mason Quick Facts

Population : 333 (2020)
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Union County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:50:16 (24th May 2022)
Postal code : 62443
Population growth : -3.6% (2010-2020)

Geography

Mason is located at 37°31'25"N 89°15'15"W (37.5236600, -89.2542500).

Mason map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Mason decreased by 3.6% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 345 - census
2011 342 -0.88% estimation process
2012 341 -0.29% estimation process
2013 341 0% estimation process
2014 339 -0.59% estimation process
2015 339 0% estimation process
2016 338 -0.3% estimation process
2017 337 -0.3% estimation process
2018 337 0% estimation process
2019 335 -0.6% estimation process
2020 333 -0.6% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 199,303
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 191,692
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 196,543
April 1, 2010 Population : 191,719
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 17.7%
People over 65 (%) : 17.6%
Female persons, % : 53.1%
White only, percent : 74.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 16.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 17.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 61.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,766
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 53.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 33.0%

Mason zip code is 62443. County name: Effingham, County fips: 17049

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 33.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $769,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,004
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $755
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,622
2015-2019 Households : 74,698
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 : 89.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 82.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 40.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 400,499
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,638,525
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 842,272
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 3,138,231
2012 total retail sales per capita : $16,137
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $66,130
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $36,857
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 29,153
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 16,696
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 9,018
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 8,293
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 19,640
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,928
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 26,016
2010 population per square mile : 6,295.5
2010 land area in square miles : 30.45

Schools in Mason

College & universities near Mason, IL

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

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mason, IL

Code Name Address Type
CDL Carbondale station 401 South Illinois St. RAIL
VNA Vienna, IL 504 West Vine Street BUS
MAI Marion, IL 2100 West Main Street BUS
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL
PAD Paducah, KY 2719 Irvin Cobb Avenue BUS

Post offices near Mason

Post Office Name City ZIP
Cobden Post Office Cobden (IL) 62920

Other places with the same name (8)

  • Mason , Ohio city in Warren County, Ohio, USA with a population of 34,300 people.
  • Mason , Michigan city in Michigan with a population of 8,389 people.
  • Mason , Texas city in Texas, United States with a population of 2,347 people.
  • Mason , Tennessee town in Tipton County, Tennessee, USA with a population of 1,535 people.
  • Mason , New Hampshire human settlement in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States of America with a population of 1,433 people.
  • Mason , West Virginia human settlement in Mason County, West Virginia, United States of America with a population of 920 people.
  • Mason , Wisconsin civil town in Bayfield County, Wisconsin with a population of 324 people.

Other cities in Union County

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

City Name Population Title
Mount Pleasant 4,670 Township of Illinois
Anna 4,059 City in Union County, Illinois, United States
Jonesboro 1,677 City in Union County, Illinois, United States
Cobden 1,053 Village in Union County, Illinois, United States
Dongola 672 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Alto Pass 360 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Saratoga 255 Township in Marshall County, Illinois
Mill Creek 64 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America