Hardin, Illinois

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Coordinates: 39°9′30″N 90°37′6″W / 39.15833°N 90.61833°W / 39.15833; -90.61833
Hardin
Village
Calhoun County Courthouse, Hardin.jpg
The Calhoun County Courthouse
Country United States
State Illinois
County Calhoun
Coordinates 39°9′30″N 90°37′6″W / 39.15833°N 90.61833°W / 39.15833; -90.61833
Area 2.30 sq mi (6 km2)
 - land 2.13 sq mi (6 km2)
 - water 0.17 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 959 (2000)
Density 457.2 / sq mi (177 / km2)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 62047
Area code 618
Location of Hardin within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Hardin, Illinois

Hardin is a village in Calhoun County, Illinois, United States. The population was 967 at the 2010 census, up from 959 in 2000. It is the county seat of Calhoun County.[1]

Geography[edit]

Hardin is located at 39°9′30″N 90°37′6″W / 39.15833°N 90.61833°W / 39.15833; -90.61833 (39.158271, -90.618239).[2]

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 2.30 square miles (6.0 km2), of which 2.13 square miles (5.5 km2) (or 92.61%) is land and 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2) (or 7.39%) is water.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 959 people, 391 households, and 245 families residing in the village. The population density was 457.2 people per square mile (176.3/km²). There were 445 housing units at an average density of 212.2 per square mile (81.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.37% White, 0.21% Native American, 0.21% Asian, 0.10% from other races, and 0.10% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.83% of the population.

There were 391 households out of which 27.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.4% were married couples living together, 7.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.1% were non-families. 33.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.31 and the average family size was 2.98.

In the village the population was spread out with 22.1% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 26.2% from 25 to 44, 20.0% from 45 to 64, and 23.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 88.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.4 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $30,972, and the median income for a family was $40,000. Males had a median income of $29,167 versus $22,083 for females. The per capita income for the village was $17,461. About 7.9% of families and 10.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.0% of those under age 18 and 13.9% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Illinois". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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