The City of Edwardsville had a population of 24,872 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Edwardsville is located at latitude 38.7908 and longitude -89.9886 in Madison County. The formal boundaries for the City of Edwardsville (see map below) encompass a land area of 19.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0.6 sq. miles. Madison County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 541 feet.
The City of Edwardsville (GNIS ID: 2394626) 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 Edwardsville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||23,387|
|Population in Familes||17,018|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,485|
|Average Household Size||2.5|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||9,933 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||6,196 (62.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,168 (31.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||569 ( 5.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$175,511|
|Average Home Value||$215,272|
|Median Household Income||$60,057|
|Average Household Income||$83,747|
|Per Capita Income||$33,243|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.96%|
|Per Capita Income||1.57%|
The table below compares Edwardsville 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||# 95||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 599||56th|
|Diversity Index2||# 355||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 400||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 230||83rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.