The City of Golconda had a population of 659 as of July 1, 2015.
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, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Golconda: Sarahsville.
|Population in Households||634|
|Population in Familes||461|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||25|
|Average Household Size||2.01|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||406 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||196 (48.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||120 (29.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||90 (22.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$124,138|
|Average Home Value||$389,286|
|Median Household Income||$28,502|
|Average Household Income||$45,105|
|Per Capita Income||$21,274|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.85%|
|Per Capita Income||2.85%|
The table below compares Golconda to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 839||39th|
|Population Density1||# 565||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 842||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 1350||1st|
|Per Capita Income||# 1085||21st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.