Perry County , Illinois

Perry County: County in Illinois, United States

About

Perry County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 22,350 and a population density of 19 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 20,664 inhabitants. Its county seat is Pinckneyville. The county was created 195 years ago in 1826.

Perry County Quick Facts

Population : 20,664 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
Different from : Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County
Area : 1157 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.2%
Land as percent of area : 98.8%
Named for : Oliver Hazard Perry
Capital : Pinckneyville
Establishment : January 01, 1827
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 19:25:08 (26th September 2022)
Density : 18 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.16% (2010-2020)
Perry County locator map
Location of Perry County on Illinois map.
Perry County Courthouse in Pinckneyville image
Perry County Courthouse in Pinckneyville
Perry County Courthouse in Pinckneyville image

Geography

Perry County is located at 38°5'2"N 89°22'1"W (38.0837600, -89.3670200). It has 5 neighbors: Franklin County, Jackson County, Jefferson County, Randolph County and Washington County.

Perry County map

The largest city of Perry County is Du Quoin with a population of 5,591. Other cities include, Pinckneyville population 5,319, Tamaroa population 574, Rice population 322 and Saint Johns population 206. See all Perry County cities & populated places.

Perry County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Perry County.

City Name Population Title
Du Quoin 5,591 City in Illinois, USA
Pinckneyville 5,319 City in Perry County, Illinois, United States
Willisville 578 Village in Illinois, United States
Tamaroa 574 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Cutler 406 Village in Illinois, USA
Rice 322 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Saint Johns 206 Human settlement in Perry County, Illinois, United States of America

Perry County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Perry County decreased by 8.16% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 22,350 - census
2011 22,263 -0.39% estimation process
2012 21,846 -1.91% estimation process
2013 21,714 -0.61% estimation process
2014 21,541 -0.8% estimation process
2015 21,521 -0.09% estimation process
2016 21,391 -0.61% estimation process
2017 21,281 -0.52% estimation process
2018 21,144 -0.65% estimation process
2019 20,916 -1.09% estimation process
2020 20,664 -1.22% estimation process

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People born in Perry County (2)

People born in Perry County, including Land and real estate developer Francis I. McKenna, James Marion Hanna, .

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Other places with the same name (10)

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