Paris SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
4
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
10

Paris, Illinois Info Snack

Paris is a city in Paris Township, Edgar County, Illinois, 165 miles (266 km) south of Chicago and 90 miles (140 km) west of Indianapolis. In 1900, 6,105 people lived in Paris; in 1910, 7,664; and in 1940, 9,281. The population was 8,837 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Edgar County.
Population
8,424
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
16.1%
Median Home
$72,600
Median Income
$42,140
Median Rent
$614

Rankings for Paris in Illinois

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Map Of Paris, IL

Population over time in Paris

Year Population % Change
2017 8,424 -0.3%
2016 8,446 0.4%
2015 8,413 -1.2%
2014 8,517 -2.1%
2013 8,702 -0.8%
2012 8,768 -1.4%
2011 8,896 -0.1%
2010 8,906 -1.4%
2009 9,028 -
Crime/100k Paris IL USA
Violent Crime 739.1 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 12.1 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 605.8 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1962.9 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 1102.6 306.7 376.0
Larceny 714.9 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 145.4 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Paris

White
96.0% (8,090)
African American
0.3% (22)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.8% (148)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.5% (42)
Hispanic
1.4% (122)
Race Paris IL USA
White 96.0% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 0.3% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.5% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.4% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Paris, Illinois

Less than $10,000
12.7% (107,054)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (42,550)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (113,843)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (73,557)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.5% (147,567)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (175,179)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (83,742)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (72,425)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (21,275)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (5,205)
Income Paris IL USA
Less than $10,000 12.7% 651.8% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 402.2% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 893.2% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 861.2% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.5% 1195.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 1715.5% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 1271.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 1555.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 693.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 761.3% 697.9%

Gender in Paris

Female
51.2% (4,316)
Male
48.8% (4,107)
Gender Paris IL USA
Female 51.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Paris for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (673)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (589)
High School / GED
40.0% (3,369)
Some College
21.0% (1,769)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (926)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (673)
Master's Degree
5.0% (421)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Paris IL USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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