Marine, Illinois

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Marine
Village
Country United States
State Illinois
County Madison
Coordinates 38°47′15″N 89°46′41″W / 38.78750°N 89.77806°W / 38.78750; -89.77806Coordinates: 38°47′15″N 89°46′41″W / 38.78750°N 89.77806°W / 38.78750; -89.77806
Area 0.71 sq mi (2 km2)
 - land 0.69 sq mi (2 km2)
 - water 0.02 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 960 (2010)
Density 538.1 / km2 (1,394 / sq mi)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 62061
Area code 618
Location of Marine within Illinois
Location of Marine within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Marine, Illinois

Marine is a village in Madison County, Illinois, United States. The population was 960 at the 2010 census.[1]

History[edit]

The village was so named for the fact a share of the early settlers were sea captains.[2]

Geography[edit]

Marine is located at 38°47′15″N 89°46′41″W / 38.78750°N 89.77806°W / 38.78750; -89.77806 (38.787365, -89.778135).[3]

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 0.71 square miles (1.8 km2), of which 0.69 square miles (1.8 km2) (or 97.18%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 2.82%) is water.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1850 126
1870 858
1880 774 −9.8%
1890 637 −17.7%
1900 666 4.6%
1910 685 2.9%
1920 676 −1.3%
1930 537 −20.6%
1940 557 3.7%
1950 657 18.0%
1960 813 23.7%
1970 882 8.5%
1980 957 8.5%
1990 972 1.6%
2000 910 −6.4%
2010 960 5.5%
Est. 2014 939 [5] −2.2%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census[7] of 2000, there were 910 people, 363 households, and 254 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,196.3 people per square mile (462.3/km²). There were 380 housing units at an average density of 499.6 per square mile (193.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 97.91% White, 0.11% African American, 0.33% Native American, 0.11% Asian, 0.11% from other races, and 1.43% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.66% of the population.

There were 363 households out of which 38.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.8% were married couples living together, 11.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.8% were non-families. 24.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 3.01.

In the village the population was spread out with 27.7% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 30.9% from 25 to 44, 21.2% from 45 to 64, and 12.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 97.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $37,361, and the median income for a family was $44,500. Males had a median income of $38,654 versus $22,188 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,133. About 4.5% of families and 6.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.0% of those under age 18 and 2.8% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

Politics[edit]

The mayor of Marine is Justin Bohnenstiehl.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Marine village, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved January 23, 2012. 
  2. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 199. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Illinois". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 
  5. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  7. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.