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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Herrin is 12,253. Herrin, Illinois is the 2,731st largest city in the US.
Herrin is located entirely in Williamson County.
The peak population of Herrin was in 2010, when its population was 12,501. In 2010, Herrin was the 2,516th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,731st largest city in the US. Herrin is currently 2.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Herrin has grown 6.8% since the 2000. Herrin, Illinois's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Herrin has a population density of 1,353.7 people per square mile.
|2730||San Marino, California||12,254||-5.4%|
|2732||Camp Verde, Arizona||12,244||29.0%|
|2734||Scotts Valley, California||12,232||7.2%|
The total voting age population of Herrin, Illinois, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,638. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.2% of the residents of Herrin are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Herrin are 91.7% White, 3.1% Asian, 2.3% Two or more races, 1.8% Black, 1.0% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 2.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Herrin, 17.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 23.3%. On a per-household basis, 13.3% of families are below the poverty line in Herrin.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.3% of Herrin residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.3% of Herrin residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.4% have a bachelor's degree and 6.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Herrin residents aged 5 and older, 5.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Herrin is 6.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Herrin, 15.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Herrin is $44,989.
In Herrin, 68.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.5% of housing units in Herrin.
Of all the housing units in Herrin, 24.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Herrin, 16.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 930 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Herrin is $640.
In Herrin, 77.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.