The Village of Sherman had a population of 4,413 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Sherman is located at latitude 39.8892 and longitude -89.6046 in Sangamon County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Sherman (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Sangamon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 581 feet.
The Village of Sherman (GNIS ID: 2399802) 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 Sherman 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||4,229|
|Population in Familes||3,724|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||184|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,628 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,356 (83.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||239 (14.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||33 ( 2.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$172,081|
|Average Home Value||$197,214|
|Median Household Income||$87,625|
|Average Household Income||$107,789|
|Per Capita Income||$40,846|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.78%|
|Per Capita Income||1.71%|
The table below compares Sherman 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||# 360||74th|
|Population Density1||# 533||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 888||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 101||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 100||93rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.