Harmon, Illinois

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Harmon
Village
Harmon post office 61042.jpg
Village post office
Country United States
State Illinois
County Lee
Coordinates 41°43′14″N 89°33′19″W / 41.72056°N 89.55528°W / 41.72056; -89.55528Coordinates: 41°43′14″N 89°33′19″W / 41.72056°N 89.55528°W / 41.72056; -89.55528
Area 0.15 sq mi (0 km2)
 - land 0.15 sq mi (0 km2)
 - water 0.00 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 120 (2010)
Density 1,049.7/sq mi (405/km2)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 61042
Area code 815 & 779
Location of Harmon within Illinois
Location of Harmon within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Harmon, Illinois

Harmon is a village in Lee County, Illinois, United States. The population was 120 at the 2010 census, down from 149 in 2000.

Geography[edit]

Harmon is located at 41°43′14″N 89°33′19″W / 41.72056°N 89.55528°W / 41.72056; -89.55528 (41.720660, -89.555298).[1]

According to the 2010 census, Harmon has a total area of 0.15 square miles (0.39 km2), all land.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 238
1890 132 −44.5%
1910 162
1920 202 24.7%
1930 209 3.5%
1940 201 −3.8%
1950 208 3.5%
1960 214 2.9%
1970 205 −4.2%
1980 193 −5.9%
1990 186 −3.6%
2000 149 −19.9%
2010 120 −19.5%
Est. 2015 114 [3] −5.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 149 people, 58 households, and 44 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,049.7 people per square mile (410.9/km²). There were 62 housing units at an average density of 436.8 per square mile (171.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.33% White, and 0.67% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.03% of the population.

There were 58 households out of which 41.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.2% were married couples living together, 5.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.1% were non-families. 19.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.57 and the average family size was 2.98.

In the village the population was spread out with 24.2% under the age of 18, 10.7% from 18 to 24, 27.5% from 25 to 44, 22.8% from 45 to 64, and 14.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 125.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 126.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $58,750, and the median income for a family was $63,750. Males had a median income of $33,864 versus $19,375 for females. The per capita income for the village was $14,697. There were 2.6% of families and 3.2% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 30.0% of those over 64.

Notable person[edit]

  • John P. Devine, lawyer and Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives, was born in Harmon.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "G001 - Geographic Identifiers - 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2015-08-03. 
  3. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ 'American Legislative Leaders in the Midwest, 1911-1994,' Nancy Weatherly Sharp and James Roger Sharp: Greenwood Publishing Group: 1997, Biographical Sketch of James P. Devine, pg. 101