Plymouth, Illinois

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Coordinates: 40°17′28″N 90°55′2″W / 40.29111°N 90.91722°W / 40.29111; -90.91722
Plymouth
Village
Country United States
State Illinois
County Hancock
Coordinates 40°17′28″N 90°55′2″W / 40.29111°N 90.91722°W / 40.29111; -90.91722
Area 0.56 sq mi (1 km2)
 - land 0.56 sq mi (1 km2)
 - water 0.00 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 562 (2000)
Density 953.8 / sq mi (368 / km2)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 62367
Area code 309
Location of Plymouth within Illinois
Location of Plymouth within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Plymouth, Illinois

Plymouth is a village in Hancock County, Illinois, United States. The population was 562 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Plymouth is located at 40°17′28″N 90°55′02″W / 40.291228°N 90.917134°W / 40.291228; -90.917134.[1]

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 0.56 square miles (1.5 km2), all land.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 562 people, 234 households, and 146 families residing in the village. The population density was 953.8 people per square mile (367.8/km²). There were 264 housing units at an average density of 448.1 per square mile (172.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 95.73% White, 0.18% African American, 0.18% Native American, 1.25% Asian, 0.53% from other races, and 2.14% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.89% of the population.

There were 234 households out of which 31.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.3% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.6% were non-families. 32.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the village the population was spread out with 28.5% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 26.2% from 25 to 44, 19.6% from 45 to 64, and 17.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 93.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $24,500, and the median income for a family was $30,139. Males had a median income of $24,479 versus $22,083 for females. The per capita income for the village was $12,150. About 16.8% of families and 18.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 23.2% of those under age 18 and 12.5% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

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