U.S. Beacon June 14, 2024

Harristown, IL

Macon County, Illinois

Latitude: 39.842673     Longitude: -89.069495
Population 1,259 (2005)
Elevation of Harristown, Illinois: 675 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1733227, place: Harristown village, Illinois)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 353 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 27 (7.65%)
Kindergarten: 36 (10.2%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 165 (46.74%)
High school (grades 9-12): 63 (17.85%)
College or graduate school: 62 (17.56%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 909 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 31 (3.41%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 108 (11.88%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 447 (49.17%)
Some college, no degree: 193 (21.23%)
Associate degree: 34 (3.74%)
Bachelor's degree: 60 (6.6%)
Graduate or professional degree: 36 (3.96%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 84.7%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 1,039 (100%)
Never married: 166 (15.98%)
Now married, except separated: 704 (67.76%)
Separated: 14 (1.35%)
Total Widowed: 53 (5.1%)
Widowed Female: 44 (4.23%)
Total Divorced: 102 (9.82%)
Divorced Female: 60 (5.77%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 37 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 25 (67.57%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 991 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 183 (18.47%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 297 (100%)
--With a disability: 20 (6.73%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 779 (100%)
--With a disability: 127 (16.3%)
----Percent employed: 72.4%
--No disability: 652 (83.7%)
----Percent employed: 83.9%
Population 65 years and over: 171 (100%)
--With a disability: 58 (33.92%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 1,247 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 894 (71.69%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 353 (28.31%)
--Same county: 264 (21.17%)
--Different county: 89 (7.14%)
----Same state: 34 (2.73%)
----Different state: 55 (4.41%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 0 (0%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 1,323 (100%)
Native: 1,316 (99.47%)
--Born in United States: 1,313 (100%)
----State of residence: 1,107 (83.67%)
----Different state: 206 (15.57%)
--Born outside United States: 3 (0.23%)
Foreign born: 7 (0.53%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 0 (0%)
--Naturalized citizen: 6 (0.45%)
--Not a citizen: 1 (0.08%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 7 (100%)
Europe: 1 (14.29%)
Asia: 1 (14.29%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 3 (42.86%)
Northern America: 2 (28.57%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 1,247 (100%)
English only: 1,222 (98%)
Language other than English: 25 (2%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 4 (0.32%)
--Spanish: 13 (1.04%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2 (0.16%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 9 (0.72%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2 (0.16%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 1 (0.08%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 1,323 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 1,202% (90.85%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 0 (0%)
Danish: 6 (0.45%)
Dutch: 31 (2.34%)
English: 182 (13.76%)
French (except Basque): 35 (2.65%)
French Canadian: 2 (0.15%)
German: 270 (20.41%)
Greek: 6 (0.45%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 190 (14.36%)
Italian: 27 (2.04%)
Lithuanian: 2 (0.15%)
Norwegian: 1 (0.08%)
Polish: 18 (1.36%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 0 (0%)
Scotch-Irish: 40 (3.02%)
Scottish: 33 (2.49%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 10 (0.76%)
Swiss: 4 (0.3%)
Ukrainian: 0 (0%)
United States or American: 221 (16.7%)
Welsh: 14 (1.06%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 0 (0%)
Other ancestries: 110 (8.31%)

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