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The City of Highland had a population of 9,772 as of July 1, 2022.
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 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||9,772 (100%)|
|Population in Households||9,608 (98.3%)|
|Population in Families||7,798 (79.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||164 ( 1.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$77,843|
|Average Household Income||$100,583|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$42,220|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,511 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,013 (66.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,173 (26.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||326 ( 7.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$207,654|
|Average Home Value||$230,186|
|Housing Affordability Index3||160|
|Average Household Size||2.30|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.08%|
|Per Capita Income||3.32%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.01%|
The table below compares Highland to the other 1,466 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 227||85th|
|Population Density||# 450||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 444||70th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 566||39th|
|Per Capita Income||# 346||76th|
|Diversity Index||# 919||37th|
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