Herrin Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Herrin, IL

General Herrin Information

State: Illinois

County: Williamson County

Close cities: Whiteash, IL, Energy, IL, Cambria, IL, West Frankfort, IL, Royalton, IL, Crainville, IL, Zeigler, IL, Hurst, IL, Bush, IL, Carterville, IL, Colp, IL, Johnston City, IL, Freeman Spur, IL, Orient, IL, Spillertown, IL, Frankfort, IL

Herrin Population (census data)
Total 12,165 (+5.5% since 2000)
Male 5,561 (45.7%)
Female 6,604 (54.3%)

Population Density: 1,483 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 74.8 (US Avg is 100)

Herrin Elevation: 430 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1898

Land Area: 8.20 square miles

Median Household Income: $32,738

Zip Codes: 62948.

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Herrin Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Black (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (14.3%)
  • Irish (13.0%)
  • United States (12.8%)
  • English (11.4%)
  • Italian (8.7%)
  • Dutch (3.2%)

Herrin School Information

High Schools
Herrin High School (700 N 10th Street, Herrin, IL, 62948 - Herrin Community Unit School District 4 District)
Middle Schools
Herrin Middle School (700 South 14th Street, Herrin, IL, 62948 - Herrin Community Unit School District 4 District)
Elementary Schools
Herrin Community Unit School District 4 Elementary School (5200 Herrin Road, Herrin, IL, 62948 - Herrin Community Unit School District 4 District)
Other/Private Schools
Chittyville Alternative Center (700 N 10th, Herrin, IL, 62948 - Williamson County Special Education District District)
North Side Primary Center (601 N 17th Street, Herrin, IL, 62948 - Herrin Community Unit School District 4 District)

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