Also See: Herrin, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Herrin had a population of 12,699 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Herrin is located at latitude 37.8031 and longitude -89.0276 in Williamson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Herrin encompass a land area of 9.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0.23 sq. miles. Williamson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 417 feet.
The City of Herrin (GNIS ID: 2394365) 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 Herrin: Herrin's Prairie.
|Total Population||12,699 (100%)|
|Population in Households||12,501 (98.4%)|
|Population in Families||9,700 (76.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||198 ( 1.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$38,491|
|Average Household Income||$54,143|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,787|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,995 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,092 (51.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,272 (37.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||631 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$95,019|
|Average Home Value||$116,917|
|Housing Affordability Index3||217|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.37%|
The table below compares Herrin 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||# 192||86th|
|Population Density||# 545||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 1293||6th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 570||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 1211||12th|
|Diversity Index||# 510||63rd|
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