Goreville is a city located in Johnson County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 1,072, it is the 667th largest city in Illinois and the 14487th largest city in the United States. Goreville is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually but its population has decreased by -4.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,120 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Goreville has a population density of 399 people per square mile.
The average household income in Goreville is $64,000 with a poverty rate of 12.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $686 per month, and the median house value is $96,300. The median age in Goreville is 44.6 years, 47.8 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gorevillewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.52%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.97%.
99.72% of Goreville residents speak only English, while 0.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.28% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Goreville is White, with 12.32% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Goreville is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.76%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Goreville
98.30% of Goreville residents were born in the United States, with 82.59% 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.