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The Village of Sherman had a population of 4,394 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Sherman is located at latitude 39.8937 and longitude -89.6048 in Sangamon County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Sherman encompass a land area of 3.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Sangamon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 581 feet.
The Village of Sherman (GNIS ID: 2399802) 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||4,394 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,209 (95.8%)|
|Population in Families||3,694 (84.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||185 ( 4.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$96,308|
|Average Household Income||$118,583|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$44,116|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,639 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,368 (83.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||240 (14.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||31 ( 1.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$255,615|
|Average Home Value||$253,470|
|Housing Affordability Index3||207|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.37%|
|Per Capita Income||2.42%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.26%|
The table below compares Sherman 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||# 358||74th|
|Population Density||# 502||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 124||91st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 502||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 140||90th|
|Diversity Index||# 911||33rd|
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