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Raymond
Village
Country United States
State Illinois
County Montgomery
Elevation 639 ft (195 m)
Coordinates 39°19′15″N 89°34′28″W / 39.32083°N 89.57444°W / 39.32083; -89.57444
Area 1.32 sq mi (3 km²)
 - land 1.32 sq mi (3 km²)
 - water 0.00 sq mi (0 km²)
Population 927 (2000)
Density 738.6 /sq mi (285 /km²)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 62560
Area code 217
Location of Raymond within Illinois
Location of Raymond within Illinois
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Location of Raymond within Illinois
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Raymond is a small town in Montgomery County, Illinois, United States. The population was 1,006 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Raymond is located at 39°19′15″N 89°34′28″W / 39.32083°N 89.57444°W / 39.32083; -89.57444 (39.320834, -89.574373).

According to the 2010 census, Raymond has a total area of 1.32 square miles (3.42 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 543
1890 841 54.9%
1900 906 7.7%
1910 881 −2.8%
1920 868 −1.5%
1930 726 −16.4%
1940 818 12.7%
1950 779 −4.8%
1960 871 11.8%
1970 890 2.2%
1980 957 7.5%
1990 820 −14.3%
2000 927 13.0%
2010 1,006 8.5%
Est. 2015 977 −2.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 927 people, 393 households, and 273 families residing in the village. The population density was 738.6 people per square mile (284.1/km²). There were 434 housing units at an average density of 345.8 per square mile (133.0/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 99.68% White, 0.11% African American and 0.22% Native American. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.22% of the population.

There were 393 households out of which 29.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.3% were married couples living together, 7.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.5% were non-families. 26.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.36 and the average family size was 2.85.

In the village, the population was spread out with 23.8% under the age of 18, 5.9% from 18 to 24, 27.4% from 25 to 44, 20.6% from 45 to 64, and 22.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 90.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.3 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $37,500, and the median income for a family was $45,341. Males had a median income of $29,750 versus $22,721 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,231. About 6.0% of families and 8.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.8% of those under age 18 and 11.1% of those age 65 or over.

Misc

Grain Elevator and Farm Implement Dealers.

Norfolk Southern (ex Norfolk Western, ex Wabash) Decatur to East Saint Louis line has a siding here.


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