The City of Effingham had a population of 12,563 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Effingham is located at latitude 39.1198 and longitude -88.5509 in Effingham County. The formal boundaries for the City of Effingham (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Effingham County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 597 feet.
The City of Effingham (GNIS ID: 2394628) 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 Effingham population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||17,059|
|Daytime Population: Residents||6,166|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||23,225|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.85|
|Population in Households||12,216|
|Population in Familes||9,254|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||347|
|Median Household Income||$43,382|
|Average Household Income||$62,295|
|Per Capita Income||$27,168|
|Total Housing Units||5,924 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,299 (55.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,173 (36.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||452 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$122,749|
|Average Home Value||$146,734|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.65%|
|Per Capita Income||2.93%|
The table below compares Effingham to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 198||86th|
|Population Density||# 595||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 576||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 1068||22nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 646||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.