Girard Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Girard, IL

General Girard Information

State: Illinois

County: Macoupin County

Close cities: Nilwood, IL, Girard, IL, Waggoner, IL, Divernon, IL, Farmersville, IL, Virden, IL, Atwater, IL, Lowder, IL, Thayer, IL, Auburn, IL, Standard City, IL

Girard Population (census data)
Total 2,178 (-2.7% since 2000)
Male 1,055 (48.4%)
Female 1,123 (51.6%)

Population Density: 2,327 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.0 (US Avg is 100)

Girard Elevation: 670 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1881

Land Area: 0.94 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,981

Zip Codes: 62640.

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Girard Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (22.5%)
  • English (15.1%)
  • Irish (13.8%)
  • United States (13.0%)
  • Dutch (4.5%)
  • French (3.0%)

Local Girard Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks, St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Illinois State University, Western Illinois University

Girard School Information

High Schools
Girard High School (525 N 3rd Street, Girard, IL, 62640 - Girard Community Unit School District 3 District)
Middle Schools
Girard Middle School (525 N 3rd Street, Girard, IL, 62640 - Girard Community Unit School District 3 District)
Elementary Schools
Girard Community Unit Elementary School (525 N 3rd Street, Girard, IL, 62640 - Girard Community Unit School District 3 District)

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