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City of Madison
615 Madison Avenue
Madison, IL 62060
(618) 876-6268
 
Police:  (618) 876-4300
Fire:   (618) 876-7296

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Demographics for Madison, IL

  • Population in July 2007: 4,565.  Change since 2000: +0.7%
  • Estimated median household income in 2007: $31,209.  Change since 2000   ($24,828)
  • Estimated median house or condo value in 2007: $61,495. change since 2000    ($38,000)
  • Average Household size 2007 2.4 people
  • 2008 cost of living index in Madison 73.7 (Low, U.S. average is 100)
  • Population density 651 people per square mile

City Of Madison Selected Population, Housing, Educational, Income Statistics

Category

2000

Population

4,545

Number of Households

1,881

Persons/Household

2.42

Persons Employed*

1,671

Median Household Income

$24,828

Housing Units

2,322

Occupied Housing Units

1,881

Percent Occupied

81%

Percent Owner Occupied

59.2%

Percent Renter Occupied

40.8%

Percent Vacant

19%

Age Structure of the Population

Area

Under 25
2000

25-54
2000

45-64
2000

65 and
Over

City of Madison

1,748

1,219

873

705

% of Population

38.5%

26.8%

19.2%

15.5%

Educational Attainment

Educational Attainment

2000

Attended High School

579

High School Graduate

1,050

Attended College

574

4 Yr. College Grad/Post Grad

150

Madison Resident’s Occupational Trends

Selected Occupations

1990
Number / %*

2000
Number / %*

Managerial & Professional Specialty

219

13.7%

316

18.9%

Technical, Sales, Support

416

26.0%

334

20.0%

Service

312

19.5%

427

25.6%

Farming, Forestry & Fishing

15

0.9%

0

0.0%

Precision Production, Operators,
Fabricators & Laborers

637

39.8%

594

35.5%

Total

1,599

100.0%

1,671

100.0%

 


Hospitals/medical centers near Madison, IL

  • St. Elizabeth Medical Center (about 4 miles: Granite City, IL)
  • St. Mary’s Hospital of East St. Louis (about 6 miles; East St. Louis, IL)
  • Touchette Regional Hospital Inc (about 7 miles; Centreville, IL) 

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Madison

Colleges/universities over 2000 students nearest Madison