Sherman is a city located in Sangamon County Illinois. Sherman has a 2020 population of 4,643. Sherman is currently declining at a rate of -0.26% annually but its population has increased by 11.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,169 in 2010.
The average household income in Sherman is $122,320 with a poverty rate of 1.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $928 per month, and the median house value is $244,300. The median age in Sherman is 44.7 years, 40.7 years for males, and 49 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shermanwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 48.39%.
99.01% of Sherman residents speak only English, while 0.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sherman is White, with 1.66% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sherman is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.53%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sherman
99.21% of Sherman residents were born in the United States, with 87.10% having been born in Illinois. 0.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.