The City of Highland had a population of 10,192 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Highland is located at latitude 38.7706 and longitude -89.6827 in Madison County. The formal boundaries for the City of Highland (see map below) 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.
|Population in Households||9,991|
|Population in Familes||8,206|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||201|
|Median Household Income||$59,399|
|Average Household Income||$78,908|
|Per Capita Income||$32,160|
|Total Housing Units||4,388 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,855 (65.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,304 (29.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||229 ( 5.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$156,984|
|Average Home Value||$170,893|
|Average Household Size||2.4|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.19%|
|Per Capita Income||2.88%|
The table below compares Highland to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 221||84th|
|Population Density||# 437||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 855||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 506||63rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 380||72nd|
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