Evansville, Illinois

Evansville is a village in Randolph County, Illinois, United States. The population was 701 at the 2010 census.[3]

Evansville
Location of Evansville in Randolph County, Illinois.
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 38°5′23″N 89°56′2″W
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyRandolph
Government
  MayorErwin "Red" Becker
Area
  Total0.82 sq mi (2.11 km2)
  Land0.79 sq mi (2.04 km2)
  Water0.03 sq mi (0.07 km2)
Population
 (2010)
  Total701
  Estimate 
(2016)[2]
668
  Density847.72/sq mi (327.15/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Code(s)
62242
Area code(s)618
FIPS code17-24608
GNIS ID2398844
Websiteevansvilleil.org

Geography

Evansville is located at 38°5′23″N 89°56′2″W (38.089613, -89.933976).[4]

According to the 2010 census, Evansville has a total area of 0.817 square miles (2.12 km2), of which 0.79 square miles (2.05 km2) (or 96.7%) is land and 0.027 square miles (0.07 km2) (or 3.3%) is water.[5]

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
1880321
189040726.8%
190066362.9%
1910562−15.2%
19205752.3%
1930543−5.6%
194069327.6%
195082118.5%
19608463.0%
1970838−0.9%
19808633.0%
1990844−2.2%
2000724−14.2%
2010701−3.2%
Est. 2016668[2]−4.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census[7] of 2000, there were 724 people, 298 households, and 191 families residing in the village. The population density was 976.9 people per square mile (377.8/km²). There were 317 housing units at an average density of 427.7 per square mile (165.4/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.90% White, 0.41% African American, 0.14% Asian, 0.28% Pacific Islander, and 0.28% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.69% of the population.

There were 298 households out of which 29.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.0% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.6% were non-families. 31.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.38 and the average family size was 3.01.

In the village, the population was spread out with 24.9% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 21.3% from 45 to 64, and 19.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 93.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.9 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $32,292, and the median income for a family was $41,719. Males had a median income of $32,500 versus $20,208 for females. The per capita income for the village was $20,194. About 7.0% of families and 14.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 25.3% of those under age 18 and 5.4% of those age 65 or over.

Government

As of 2013, the town's government is made up of Erwin "Red" Becker, President, Board of Trustees; Bethany Wunderlich, Village Clerk; Lisa Ohms-Schoenberger, Treasurer; Darren Kempfer, Fire Chief; Rebecca Forsythe, Librarian; Darren Kempfer, Zoning Administrator; and James Braun, Superintendent.[8]

Notable person

References

  1. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 29, 2017.
  2. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  3. "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Evansville village, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved January 4, 2012.
  4. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  5. "G001 - Geographic Identifiers - 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2015-08-03.
  6. "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on April 26, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  7. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  8. "Village of Evansville, Illinois". Village of Evansville, Illinois. Retrieved 28 March 2011.
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