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The Village of Sherman had a population of 4,367 as of July 1, 2021.
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 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||4,367 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,182 (95.8%)|
|Population in Families||3,662 (83.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||185 ( 4.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$104,147|
|Average Household Income||$117,803|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$43,956|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,625 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,360 (83.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||243 (15.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||22 ( 1.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$270,958|
|Average Home Value||$281,801|
|Housing Affordability Index3||211|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.33%|
|Per Capita Income||2.44%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.38%|
The table below compares Sherman to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 99||93rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 584||43rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 142||90th|
|Diversity Index||# 901||35th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.