Yates City, Illinois

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Coordinates: 40°46′41″N 90°0′55″W / 40.77806°N 90.01528°W / 40.77806; -90.01528
Yates City
Village
Country United States
State Illinois
County Knox
Township Salem
Coordinates 40°46′41″N 90°0′55″W / 40.77806°N 90.01528°W / 40.77806; -90.01528
Area 0.52 sq mi (1 km2)
 - land 0.52 sq mi (1 km2)
 - water 0.00 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 725 (2000)
Density 1,235.2 / sq mi (477 / km2)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 61572
Area code 309
Location of Yates City within Illinois
Location of Yates City within Illinois

Yates City is a village in Knox County, Illinois, United States. The population was 725 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Galesburg Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Yates City is located at 40°46′41″N 90°0′55″W / 40.77806°N 90.01528°W / 40.77806; -90.01528 (40.778143, -90.015280).[1]

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 0.52 square miles (1.3 km2), all land.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 725 people, 299 households, and 209 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,235.2 people per square mile (474.4/km²). There were 322 housing units at an average density of 548.6 per square mile (210.7/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.90% White, 0.41% African American, 0.14% Native American, 0.28% from other races, and 0.28% from two or more races.

There were 299 households out of which 28.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.2% were married couples living together, 6.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.1% were non-families. 27.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.95.

In the village the population was spread out with 23.9% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 22.1% from 45 to 64, and 18.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 103.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.1 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $37,344, and the median income for a family was $42,679. Males had a median income of $33,625 versus $20,956 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,036. About 6.0% of families and 8.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.1% of those under age 18 and 11.7% 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.