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The City of Highland had a population of 10,241 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Highland is located at latitude 38.7395 and longitude -89.6712 in Madison County. The formal boundaries for the City of Highland encompass a land area of 6.54 sq. miles and a water area of 1.03 sq. miles. Madison County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 528 feet.
The City of Highland (GNIS ID: 2394375) 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||10,241 (100%)|
|Population in Households||10,034 (98.0%)|
|Population in Families||8,185 (79.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||207 ( 2.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$61,560|
|Average Household Income||$83,490|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$33,504|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,429 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,815 (63.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,386 (31.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||227 ( 5.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$173,507|
|Average Home Value||$191,092|
|Housing Affordability Index3||176|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.02%|
|Per Capita Income||1.62%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.23%|
The table below compares Highland 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||# 219||84th|
|Population Density||# 434||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 553||60th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 337||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 407||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 863||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.