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The City of Paris had a population of 8,456 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Paris is located at latitude 39.6111 and longitude -87.6961 in Edgar County. The formal boundaries for the City of Paris encompass a land area of 5.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0.4 sq. miles. Edgar County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 725 feet.
The City of Paris (GNIS ID: 2396141) 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.
|Total Population||8,456 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,285 (98.0%)|
|Population in Families||6,329 (74.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||171 ( 2.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$46,015|
|Average Household Income||$56,589|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||7%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,672|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,267 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,479 (58.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,216 (28.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||572 (13.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,242|
|Average Home Value||$98,145|
|Housing Affordability Index3||288|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.2%|
|Per Capita Income||1.7%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.61%|
The table below compares Paris to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 247||82nd|
|Population Density||# 447||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 1109||19th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 993||73rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1078||21st|
|Diversity Index||# 943||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.