Maryville, Illinois

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Coordinates: 38°43′31″N 89°57′28″W / 38.72528°N 89.95778°W / 38.72528; -89.95778
Maryville
Village
Motto: "Come Grow With Us"[1]
Country United States
State Illinois
County Madison
Coordinates 38°43′31″N 89°57′28″W / 38.72528°N 89.95778°W / 38.72528; -89.95778
Area 5.42 sq mi (14 km2)
 - land 5.34 sq mi (14 km2)
 - water 0.08 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 7,487 (2010)
Density 541.4 / km2 (1,402 / sq mi)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 62062
Area code 618
Location of Maryville within Illinois
Location of Maryville within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Maryville, Illinois
Website: The Village of Maryville, Illinois

Maryville is a village in Madison County, Illinois, United States. The population was 7,487 at the 2010 census,[2] an increase of 61.0% since the 2000 census.

History[edit]

Coal mining was historically the principal industry in Maryville.[3] Maryville was incorporated on July 21, 1902.[4]

Geography[edit]

Maryville is located at 38°43′31″N 89°57′28″W / 38.72528°N 89.95778°W / 38.72528; -89.95778 (38.725298, -89.957674).[5] It is located 17 miles (27 km) east of downtown St. Louis, Missouri.

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 5.42 square miles (14.0 km2), of which 5.34 square miles (13.8 km2) (or 98.52%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 1.48%) is water.[6]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[7] of 2000, there were 4,651 people, 1,743 households, and 1,267 families residing in the village. The population density was 996.5 people per square mile (384.5/km²). There were 1,816 housing units at an average density of 389.1 per square mile (150.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 94.11% White, 3.46% African American, 0.11% Native American, 0.49% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.77% from other races, and 1.01% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.00% of the population.

There were 1,743 households out of which 35.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.8% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.3% were non-families. 21.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 2.99.

In the village the population was spread out with 24.9% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 33.3% from 25 to 44, 21.7% from 45 to 64, and 12.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 90.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $60,135, and the median income for a family was $62,110. Males had a median income of $43,226 versus $30,393 for females. The per capita income for the village was $27,634. About 2.6% of families and 4.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.0% of those under age 18 and 4.9% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

Events[edit]

On March 8, 2009, 27-year-old Terry Sedlacek shot and killed Senior Pastor Fred Winters in front of the congregation at First Baptist Church of Maryville affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Village of Maryville, Illinois". The Village of Maryville, Illinois. Retrieved August 31, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Maryville village, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved January 23, 2012. 
  3. ^ Norton, William T. (1912). Centennial History of Madison County, Illinois, and Its People, 1812 to 1912. The Lewis Publishing Co. p. 618. 
  4. ^ "Maryville, Illinois". City-Data.com. Retrieved August 31, 2012. 
  5. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  6. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Illinois". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 
  7. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  8. ^ "Bob Boken Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved August 31, 2012. 
  9. ^ http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,506820,00.html Pastor Killed, 2 Hurt in Illinois Church Shooting

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