The City of Golconda had a population of 646 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Golconda is located at latitude 37.3621 and longitude -88.4867 in Pope County. The formal boundaries for the City of Golconda (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Pope County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 354 feet.
The City of Golconda (GNIS ID: 2394922) 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 Golconda 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 Golconda: Sarahsville.
|Population in Households||621|
|Population in Familes||450|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||25|
|Average Household Size||2.04|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||406 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||188 (46.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||117 (28.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||101 (24.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$89,286|
|Average Home Value||$110,829|
|Median Household Income||$29,063|
|Average Household Income||$40,550|
|Per Capita Income||$19,022|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.2%|
|Per Capita Income||0.78%|
The table below compares Golconda 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||# 847||38th|
|Population Density1||# 572||58th|
|Diversity Index2||# 803||42nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1348||2nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1271||7th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.