kids encyclopedia robot

Norris, Illinois facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Norris, Illinois
Location of Norris in Fulton County, Illinois.
Location of Norris in Fulton County, Illinois.
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Country United States
State Illinois
County Fulton
Townships Farmington, Canton
Area
 • Total 0.28 sq mi (0.73 km2)
 • Land 0.28 sq mi (0.73 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
730 ft (220 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 173
 • Density 611.31/sq mi (235.88/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Code(s)
61520
Area code(s) 309
FIPS code 17-53390
Wikimedia Commons Norris, Illinois
There is also a village named Norris City in White County, Illinois.

Norris is a village in Fulton County, Illinois, United States. The population was 213 at the 2010 census, up from 194 at the 2000 census.

Geography

Norris is located in northeastern Fulton County at 40°37′32″N 90°1′53″W / 40.62556°N 90.03139°W / 40.62556; -90.03139 (40.625521, -90.031517). Illinois Route 78 passes through the southeast corner of the village, leading south 4.5 miles (7.2 km) to Canton, the largest city in Fulton County, and north 6 miles (10 km) to Farmington.

According to the 2010 census, Norris has a total area of 0.28 square miles (0.73 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 560
1920 382 −31.8%
1930 329 −13.9%
1940 339 3.0%
1950 319 −5.9%
1960 307 −3.8%
1970 359 16.9%
1980 276 −23.1%
1990 212 −23.2%
2000 194 −8.5%
2010 213 9.8%
2020 173 −18.8%
U.S. Decennial Census

At the 2000 census there were 194 people, 85 households, and 58 families in the village. The population density was 689.8 people per square mile (267.5/km2). There were 98 housing units at an average density of 348.5 per square mile (135.1/km2). All of the residents of the village are White. The age distribution was 19.6% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 27.8% from 25 to 44, 27.3% from 45 to 64, and 16.0% 65 or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females, there were 92.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.6 males.

The median household income was $27,000 and the median family income was $30,000. Males had a median income of $22,188 versus $18,125 for females. The per capita income for the village was $16,205. 4.6% of the population and 5.9% of families were below the poverty line. Out of the total population, no-one under the age of 18 and 4.9% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line.

Notable person

  • E.B. Harris, president of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (1953-1978)
kids search engine
Norris, Illinois Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.