East Moline
City
East Moline.jpg
Location of East Moline in Rock Island County, Illinois.
Location of East Moline in Rock Island County, Illinois.
East Moline is located in Illinois
East Moline
East Moline
Location in the state of Illinois
Coordinates: 41°30′43″N 90°26′07″W / 41.51194°N 90.43528°W / 41.51194; -90.43528Coordinates: 41°30′43″N 90°26′07″W / 41.51194°N 90.43528°W / 41.51194; -90.43528
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyRock Island County
Incorporated1903
Government
 • MayorReggi Freeman
Area
 • City14.60 sq mi (37.80 km2)
 • Land14.60 sq mi (37.80 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation577 ft (176 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • City21,374
 • Density1,464.37/sq mi (565.38/km2)
 • Metro
381,342 (134th)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-22073
InterstatesI-74, I-80, I-88, and I-280
Websitewww.eastmoline.com

East Moline is a city in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States. The population was 21,374 at the 2020 census.[3] East Moline is part of the Quad Cities,[4] along with the cities of Rock Island, Moline, and the Iowa cities of Davenport and Bettendorf. As of 2011, the Quad Cities has a population estimate of 381,342.[5]

Geography

According to the 2010 census, East Moline has a total area of 14.76 square miles (38.23 km2), all land.[6]

East Moline is located at 41°30′43″N 90°26′7″W / 41.51194°N 90.43528°W / 41.51194; -90.43528 (41.511940, −90.435203).[7]

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
19102,665
19208,675225.5%
193010,10716.5%
194012,35922.3%
195013,91312.6%
196016,73220.3%
197020,83224.5%
198020,9070.4%
199020,147−3.6%
200021,4316.4%
201021,302−0.6%
202021,3740.3%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]
2010[9] 2020[10] source

2020 census

East Moline Demographic Profile
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race Pop 2010[9] Pop 2020[10] % 2010 % 2020
White (NH) 13,686 11,643 64.25% 54.47%
Black or African American (NH) 2,619 3,776 12.29% 17.67%
Native American or Alaska Native (NH) 37 29 0.17% 0.14%
Asian (NH) 422 787 1.98% 3.68%
Pacific Islander (NH) 14 0 0.07% 0.00%
Some Other Race (NH) 24 60 0.11% 0.28%
Mixed Race/Multi-Racial (NH) 450 816 2.11% 3.82%
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 4,050 4,263 19.01% 19.94%
Total 21,302 21,374 100.00% 100.00%

Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race

As of the United States Census taken in 2000,[11] there were 20,333 people, 8,510 households, and 5,369 families living in the city. The population density was 2,254.9 people per square mile (870.4/km2). There were 8,988 housing units at an average density of 996.7 per square mile (384.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 80.04% White, 7.34% African American, 0.35% Native American, 2.25% Asian, 7.47% from other races, and 2.54% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 15.15% of the population.

Of the 8,510 households 29.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.1% were married couples living together, 13.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.9% were non-families. 32.1% of households were one person and 14.4% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the average family size was 2.97.

The age distribution was 24.7% under the age of 18, 9.4% from 18 to 24, 26.5% from 25 to 44, 22.4% from 45 to 64, and 17.0% 65 or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 91.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.9 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $35,836, and the median family income was $44,695. Males had a median income of $35,263 versus $23,607 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,245. About 11.6% of families and 13.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 20.3% of those under age 18 and 7.0% of those age 65 or over.

Economy

Top employers

According to the City's 2020 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report,[12] the top employers in the city are:

# Employer # of Employees
1 John Deere Harvester Works 1,300
2 Illini Hospital 700
3 East Moline Elementary 400
4 East Moline Correctional Center 270
5 Comprehensive Logistics 200
5 Jacobson Warehouse 200
7 United Township High School 175
8 City of East Moline 150
8 Aramark 150
10 H.C. Duke & Son, Inc. 130

Education

Elementary schools

Middle schools

High schools

Special Education schools

Notable people

References

  1. ^ "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 15, 2022.
  2. ^ "City of East Moline". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved June 29, 2013.
  3. ^ "East Moline city, Illinois". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 23, 2021.
  4. ^ Visit Quad Cities. Visit Quad Cities. Retrieved on April 21, 2012.
  5. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011". 2011 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. April 2012. Archived from the original (CSV) on April 27, 2012. Retrieved May 10, 2012.
  6. ^ "G001 - Geographic Identifiers - 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on February 13, 2020. Retrieved December 27, 2015.
  7. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. February 12, 2011. Retrieved April 23, 2011.
  8. ^ "Decennial Census of Population and Housing by Decades". US Census Bureau.
  9. ^ a b "P2 HISPANIC OR LATINO, AND NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO BY RACE - 2010: DEC Redistricting Data (PL 94-171) - East Moline, Illinois". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 19, 2022.
  10. ^ a b "P2 HISPANIC OR LATINO, AND NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO BY RACE - 2020: DEC Redistricting Data (PL 94-171) - East Moline, Illinois". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 19, 2022.
  11. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 31, 2008.
  12. ^ = City of East Moline CAFR. (PDF). Retrieved on December 24, 2021.
  13. ^ 'Illinois Blue Book 1963-1964, Biographical Sketch of Charles F. Carpentier, pg. 76