The City of Gibson City had a population of 3,459 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Gibson City is located at latitude 40.4584 and longitude -88.3846 in Ford County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gibson City encompass a land area of 2.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Ford County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 728 feet.
The City of Gibson City (GNIS ID: 2394891) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Gibson City: Gibson.
|Total Population||3,459 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,379 (97.7%)|
|Population in Families||2,608 (75.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||80 ( 2.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$47,068|
|Average Household Income||$65,057|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$28,141|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,631 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||870 (53.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||631 (38.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||130 ( 8.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$130,186|
|Average Home Value||$150,489|
|Housing Affordability Index3||178|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.56%|
|Per Capita Income||1.34%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.3%|
The table below compares Gibson City 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||# 409||70th|
|Population Density||# 448||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 1073||22nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 345||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 786||43rd|
|Diversity Index||# 671||51st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.