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Norris City, Illinois - Basic Facts

Norris City is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Norris City.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in White County at latitude 37.9812 and longitude -88.3292. White County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 420 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Norris City (see map) encompass a land area of 1.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Norris City, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,171
Population in Households 1,153
Population in Familes 903
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density1 990
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 513
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 320
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 635 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 362 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 151 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 122 (19.2%)
Median Home Value $94,311
Average Home Value $109,876


Median Household Income $37,470
Average Household Income $50,268
Per Capita Income $21,791
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.98% -1.06%
Households -1.96% -1.16%
Families -2.09% -1.35%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   2.33%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Norris City, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Norris City to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 661 52nd
Population Density1 # 764 44th
Diversity Index2 # 1114 19th
Median Household Income # 1234 10th
Per Capita Income # 1002 27th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.