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Cordova is a village in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States. The population was 672 at the 2010 census, up from 633 in 2000.

Cordova
Old Cordova School
Old Cordova School
Location of Cordova in Island County, Illinois.
Location of Cordova in Island County, Illinois.
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 41°40′39″N 90°19′15″W / 41.67750°N 90.32083°W / 41.67750; -90.32083Coordinates: 41°40′39″N 90°19′15″W / 41.67750°N 90.32083°W / 41.67750; -90.32083
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyRock Island
Area
 • Total0.60 sq mi (1.55 km2)
 • Land0.60 sq mi (1.55 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population
 • Total672
 • Estimate 
(2016)[2]
651
 • Density1,088.63/sq mi (420.23/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
ZIP Code(s)
61242
Area code(s)309
FIPS code17-16366
Wikimedia CommonsCordova, Illinois

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GeographyEdit

Cordova is located at 41°40′39″N 90°19′15″W / 41.67750°N 90.32083°W / 41.67750; -90.32083 (41.677423, -90.320704).[3]

According to the 2010 census, Cordova has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.55 km2), all land.[4]

Power plantEdit

The city is home to one of three nuclear power plants in the west central Illinois area.[5]

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
1880447
1890443−0.9%
1900414−6.5%
1910324−21.7%
1920271−16.4%
19302710.0%
194036434.3%
195047530.5%
19605025.7%
197058917.3%
198069718.3%
1990638−8.5%
2000633−0.8%
20106726.2%
Est. 2016651[2]−3.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census[7] of 2000, there were 633 people, 245 households, and 179 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,125.9 people per square mile (436.4/km²). There were 266 housing units at an average density of 473.1 per square mile (183.4/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 96.37% White, 0.16% African American, 0.16% Asian, 0.32% Pacific Islander, 1.58% from other races, and 1.42% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.53% of the population.

There were 245 households out of which 31.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.9% were married couples living together, 4.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.9% were non-families. 24.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.57 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the village, the age distribution of the population shows 25.9% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 27.6% from 25 to 44, 25.9% from 45 to 64, and 14.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 104.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.7 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $50,000, and the median income for a family was $59,063. Males had a median income of $45,179 versus $25,000 for females. The per capita income for the village was $21,442. About 4.2% of families and 6.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.4% of those under age 18 and 20.5% of those age 65 or over.

Notable peopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 29, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  4. ^ "G001 - Geographic Identifiers - 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2015-08-02.
  5. ^ "EIA - State Nuclear Profiles". eia.gov. Retrieved 4 January 2016.
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  7. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  8. ^ Miller, Rich (October 28, 2017). "It's an Ives-Morthland ticket". Capitol Fax. Retrieved October 28, 2017.