The City of Gibson City had a population of 3,475 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Gibson City is located at latitude 40.4668 and longitude -88.3792 in Ford County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gibson City (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Ford County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 725 feet.
The City of Gibson City (GNIS ID: 2394891) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gibson City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Gibson City: Gibson.
|Population in Households||3,395|
|Population in Familes||2,631|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||80|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,620 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||973 (60.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||521 (32.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||125 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,228|
|Average Home Value||$100,308|
|Median Household Income||$47,384|
|Average Household Income||$60,843|
|Per Capita Income||$26,834|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-2.0%|
|Per Capita Income||0.51%|
The table below compares Gibson City to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 411||70th|
|Population Density1||# 476||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 695||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 871||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 575||58th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.