Girard is a city located in Macoupin County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,721, it is the 529th largest city in Illinois and the 11758th largest city in the United States. Girard is currently declining at a rate of -1.83% annually and its population has decreased by -3.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,785 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Girard has a population density of 1,841 people per square mile.
The average household income in Girard is $56,105 with a poverty rate of 16.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $791 per month, and the median house value is $75,800. The median age in Girard is 40.4 years, 38.8 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Girardwas:
98.72% of Girard residents speak only English, while 1.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.96% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Girard is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Girard is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.14%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Girard
100.00% of Girard residents were born in the United States, with 84.87% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.