The City of Golconda had a population of 609 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Golconda is located at latitude 37.3621 and longitude -88.4867 in Pope County. The formal boundaries for the City of Golconda (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Pope County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 354 feet.
The City of Golconda (GNIS ID: 2394922) 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 Golconda: Sarahsville.
|Population in Households||585|
|Population in Familes||426|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||24|
|Median Household Income||$29,736|
|Average Household Income||$43,139|
|Per Capita Income||$20,570|
|Total Housing Units||400 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||216 (54.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||77 (19.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||107 (26.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,033|
|Average Home Value||$122,811|
|Average Household Size||2.0|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.22%|
|Per Capita Income||1.04%|
The table below compares Golconda 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||# 867||37th|
|Population Density||# 606||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 768||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 1350||1st|
|Per Capita Income||# 1268||7th|
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