Sherrard, Mercer County, Illinois

Sherrard: Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

About

Sherrard is a city located in the county of Mercer in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 640 and a population density of 552 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 588 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Sherrard

Population : 588 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Mercer County
Area : 1.16 km2
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 17:23:24 (29th January 2023)
Postal code : 61281
Density : 507 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.84% (2010-2020)

Geography

Sherrard is located at 41°19'8"N 90°30'21"W (41.3189200, -90.5059700).

Sherrard map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Sherrard decreased by 8.84% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 640 - census
2011 635 -0.79% estimation process
2012 629 -0.95% estimation process
2013 621 -1.29% estimation process
2014 614 -1.14% estimation process
2015 606 -1.32% estimation process
2016 596 -1.68% estimation process
2017 598 0.33% estimation process
2018 596 -0.34% estimation process
2019 594 -0.34% estimation process
2020 588 -1.02% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 43,539
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 44,900
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -3.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 44,076
April 1, 2010 Population : 44,900
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.1%
People over 65 (%) : 26.1%
Female persons, % : 50.3%
White only, percent : 85.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 5.1%
Asians alone % : 1.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.4%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 13.2%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 75.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,871
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 5.4%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 24,226

Sherrard zip code is 61281. County name: Mercer, County fips: 17131

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 24,226
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 65.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $198,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,329
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $430
2015-2019 median gross rent : $856
Permits for construction, 2020 : 17
2015-2019 Households : 19,240
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.23
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 8.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 80.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 49.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 48.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 71,463
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 174,118
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 203,399
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 426,654
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,663
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $45,241
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,615
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.4%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 1,043
2019 total employment : 8,441
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 325,787
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -1.3%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 3,347
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,489
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,626
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,151
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 411
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,867
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 283
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,028
2010 population per square mile : 7.2
2010 land area in square miles : 6,277.89

Schools in Sherrard

College & universities near Sherrard, IL

Code Name City ZIP
143279 Black Hawk College Moline (IL) 61265-5899

Stations (12)

Amtrak & bus stations near Sherrard, IL

Code Name Address Type
MLI Moline, Illinois 1200 River Drive BUS
RKI Rock Island, IL 3500 5th Avenue BUS
DVP Davenport, Iowa 304 West River Drive BUS
GBB Galesburg station 225 South Seminary Street RAIL
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL

Post offices near Sherrard

Post Office Name City ZIP
Sherrard Post Office Sherrard (IL) 61281

Other cities in Mercer County

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

City Name Population Title
Aledo 3,383 City in Mercer County, Illinois, United States
Burgess 2,249 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Preemption 1,628 Township in Mercer County, Illinois
Viola 874 Village in Illinois, United States
Millersburg 688 Township in Mercer County, Illinois
Matherville 651 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
New Boston 644 Township in Mercer County, Illinois
Keithsburg 569 Township in Mercer County, Illinois, United States
Norwood 447 Village in Peoria County, Illinois, United States
Eliza 385 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Joy 377 Village in Illinois, United States
North Henderson 206 Township in Mercer County, Illinois