Granite City Information

Granite City Information

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

General Granite City Information

State: Illinois

County: Madison County

Close cities: Fairmont City, IL, Caseyville, IL, Sauget, IL, Alorton, IL, Cahokia, IL, Venice, IL, East St. Louis, IL, Pontoon Beach, IL, Centreville, IL, Brooklyn, IL, Madison, IL, Hartford, IL, Roxana, IL, National Stock Yards, IL, South Roxana, IL

Granite City Population (census data)
Total 30,683 (-1.8% since 2000)
Male 14,742 (48.0%)
Female 15,941 (52.0%)

Population Density: 1,839 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 74.8 (US Avg is 100)

Granite City Elevation: 425 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1896

Land Area: 16.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $44,768

Zip Codes: 62040.

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Granite City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (93.1%)
  • Hispanic (2.9%)
  • Black (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.8%)
  • Irish (17.0%)
  • United States (10.4%)
  • English (9.8%)
  • French (4.2%)
  • Italian (4.0%)

Local Granite City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers, Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: St. Louis University, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Granite City School Information

High Schools
Granite City High School (3101 Madison Avenue, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)
Middle Schools
Coolidge Middle School (3231 Nameoki Road, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)
Grigsby Middle School (3801 Old Cargill Road, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)
Elementary Schools
Frohardt Elementary School (2040 Johnson Road, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)
Maryville Elementary School (4651 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)
Mitchell Elementary School (316 E Chain Of Rocks, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)
Niedringhaus Elementary School (2901 State Street, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)
Prather Elementary School (2300 W 25th Street, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)
Wilson Elementary School (2400 Wilson Avenue, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)
Worthen Elementary School (3200 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL, 62040 - Granite City Community Unit School District 9 District)

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