The City of Herculaneum had a population of 4,227 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Herculaneum is located at latitude 38.2684 and longitude -90.3801 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Herculaneum encompass a land area of 4.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 440 feet.
The City of Herculaneum has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||4,227 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,168 (98.6%)|
|Population in Families||3,415 (80.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||59 ( 1.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$60,308|
|Average Household Income||$71,938|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,757|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,788 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,195 (66.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||425 (23.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||168 ( 9.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$177,027|
|Average Home Value||$196,237|
|Housing Affordability Index3||209|
|Average Household Size||2.57|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.79%|
|Per Capita Income||2.19%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.7%|
The table below compares Herculaneum to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 169||84th|
|Population Density||# 356||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 257||75th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 537||52nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 391||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 452||56th|
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