Virden Information

Virden Information

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

General Virden Information

State: Illinois

County: Macoupin County

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

Virden Population (census data)
Total 3,381 (-2.8% since 2000)
Male 1,584 (46.9%)
Female 1,797 (53.1%)

Population Density: 1,970 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.1 (US Avg is 100)

Virden Elevation: 675 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1872

Land Area: 1.72 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,441

Zip Codes: 62690.

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Virden Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.4%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (22.2%)
  • English (16.3%)
  • Irish (13.1%)
  • United States (11.2%)
  • Italian (5.1%)
  • Scottish (3.4%)

Local Virden Sports Teams

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

Virden School Information

High Schools
Virden High School (231 W Fortune Street, Virden, IL, 62690 - Virden Community Unit School District 4 District)
Middle Schools
Virden Middle School (231 W Fortune Street, Virden, IL, 62690 - Virden Community Unit School District 4 District)
Elementary Schools
Virden Elementary School (231 W Fortune Street, Virden, IL, 62690 - Virden Community Unit School District 4 District)

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