Silvis, Rock Island County, Illinois

Silvis: City in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States

About

Silvis is a city located in the county of Rock Island in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,479 and a population density of 1,747 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,473 inhabitants.

The city was created 116 years ago in 1905.

Quick Facts about Silvis

Population : 7,473 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Rock Island County
Phone Area Codes : 309
Area : 4.28 km2
Altitude : 594 feet / 181 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1906 (116 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:43:27 (12th August 2022)
Postal code : 61282
Density : 1,746 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.08% (2010-2020)
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Location of Silvis on Illinois map.
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Geography

Silvis is located at 41°30'44"N 90°24'54"W (41.5122600, -90.4151300).

Silvis map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Silvis decreased by 0.08% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,479 - census
2011 7,496 0.23% estimation process
2012 7,531 0.46% estimation process
2013 7,606 0.99% estimation process
2014 7,560 -0.61% estimation process
2015 7,490 -0.93% estimation process
2016 7,581 1.2% estimation process
2017 7,515 -0.88% estimation process
2018 7,479 -0.48% estimation process
2019 7,475 -0.05% estimation process
2020 7,473 -0.03% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 7,518
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 7,762
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -3.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 7,807
April 1, 2010 Population : 7,765
People under 5 years old, percentage : 8.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.1%
People over 65 (%) : 20.0%
Female persons, % : 55.1%
White only, percent : 76.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 6.1%
Asians alone % : 0.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 1.6%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 12.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 12.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 71.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 576
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.3%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.7%

Silvis zip code is 61282. County name: Rock Island, County fips: 17161

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $158,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,161
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $436
2015-2019 median gross rent : $809
2015-2019 Households : 3,402
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.21
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 78.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 21,816
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 80,333
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 173,193
2012 total retail sales per capita : $22,554
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,483
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,891
Percentage of people living in poverty : 22.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 740
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 399
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 191
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 85
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 561
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 88
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 574
2010 population per square mile : 778.1
2010 land area in square miles : 9.98

People born in Silvis (1)

American distance runner Dorian Ulrey was born in Silvis

Schools in Silvis

College & universities near Silvis, IL

Code Name City ZIP
143695 La James International College-East Moline East Moline (IL) 61244

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Silvis, 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
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL
GBB Galesburg station 225 South Seminary Street RAIL

Post offices near Silvis

Post Office Name City ZIP
Silv Post Office Silvis (IL) 61282

Other cities in Rock Island County

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

City Name Population Title
Moline 41,065 City in Illinois
Rock Island 36,870 City in Illinois
East Moline 20,473 City in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States
Coal Valley 3,719 City in Illinois, United States of America
Carbon Cliff 1,932 City in Illinois, United States of America
Hampton 1,738 Human settlement in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States of America
Port Byron 1,597 City in Illinois, United States of America
Edgington 1,442 Township in Rock Island County, Illinois
Andalusia 1,088 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Rapids City 962 Human settlement in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States of America
Buffalo Prairie 796 Township in Rock Island County, Illinois
Cordova 640 Village in the United States
Reynolds 508 Village in Illinois, USA
Hillsdale 502 Village in Illinois

Distance to Other Cities

Silvis distances to largest Illinois cities