The City of Highland had a population of 10,127 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Highland 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||7,115|
|Daytime Population: Residents||4,750|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||11,865|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.17|
|Population in Households||9,927|
|Population in Familes||8,128|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||200|
|Median Household Income||$58,161|
|Average Household Income||$77,211|
|Per Capita Income||$31,393|
|Total Housing Units||4,411 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,816 (63.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,302 (29.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||293 ( 6.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$149,130|
|Average Home Value||$163,623|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.64%|
|Per Capita Income||2.61%|
The table below compares Highland 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||# 222||84th|
|Population Density||# 445||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 866||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 495||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 355||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.