South Roxana
Street scene in South Roxana
Location of South Roxana in Madison County, Illinois.
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 38°49′35″N 90°3′32″W / 38.82639°N 90.05889°W / 38.82639; -90.05889Coordinates: 38°49′35″N 90°3′32″W / 38.82639°N 90.05889°W / 38.82639; -90.05889
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyMadison
Area
 • Total2.26 sq mi (5.85 km2)
 • Land2.16 sq mi (5.59 km2)
 • Water0.10 sq mi (0.26 km2)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total1,891
 • Density876.27/sq mi (338.40/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Code(s)
62087
Area code(s)618
FIPS code17-71240
Wikimedia CommonsSouth Roxana, Illinois

South Roxana was incorporated in March 1967 and is a village in Madison County, Illinois, United States. The population was 2,053 at the 2010 census.[2]

Geography

South Roxana is located at 38°49′35″N 90°3′32″W / 38.82639°N 90.05889°W / 38.82639; -90.05889 (38.826497, -90.058882).[3]

According to the 2010 census, South Roxana has a total area of 1.591 square miles (4.12 km2), of which 1.52 square miles (3.94 km2) (or 95.54%) is land and 0.071 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 4.46%) is water.[4]

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
19602,010
19702,24111.5%
19802,2862.0%
19901,961−14.2%
20001,888−3.7%
20102,0538.7%
20201,891−7.9%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

At the 2000 census there were 1,888 people, 707 households, and 518 families living in the village. The population density was 1,190.0 people per square mile (458.5/km2). There were 809 housing units at an average density of 509.9 per square mile (196.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.67% White, 0.32% African American, 0.42% Native American, 0.21% Asian, 0.11% Pacific Islander, 0.32% from other races, and 0.95% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.85%.[6]

Of the 707 households 38.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.2% were married couples living together, 15.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.6% were non-families. 20.1% of households were one person and 8.5% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.67 and the average family size was 3.08.

The age distribution was 28.8% under the age of 18, 8.8% from 18 to 24, 30.6% from 25 to 44, 21.6% from 45 to 64, and 10.3% 65 or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females, there were 96.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.5 males.

The median household income was $33,295 and the median family income was $37,344. Males had a median income of $34,712 versus $21,552 for females. The per capita income for the village was $14,938. About 17.4% of families and 19.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 30.3% of those under age 18 and 8.0% of those age 65 or over.

References

  1. ^ "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 15, 2022.
  2. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): South Roxana village, Illinois". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 24, 2012.
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  4. ^ "G001 - Geographic Identifiers - 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2020-02-13. Retrieved 2015-12-25.
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  6. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.