Lerna, Illinois

Lerna

Village

Country
United States

State
Illinois

County
Coles

Township
Pleasant Grove

Elevation
741 ft (226 m)

Coordinates
39°25′5″N 88°17′20″W / 39.41806°N 88.28889°W / 39.41806; -88.28889Coordinates: 39°25′5″N 88°17′20″W / 39.41806°N 88.28889°W / 39.41806; -88.28889

Area
0.12 sq mi (0 km2)

 - land
0.12 sq mi (0 km2)

 - water
0.00 sq mi (0 km2)

Population
286 (2010)

Density
2,761.1/sq mi (1,066/km2)

Timezone
CST (UTC-6)

 - summer (DST)
CDT (UTC-5)

Postal code
62440

Area code
217

Location of Lerna within Illinois

Wikimedia Commons: Lerna, Illinois

Lerna is a village in Coles County, Illinois, United States. The population was 286 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Charleston–Mattoon Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Thomas Lincoln, father of President Abraham Lincoln, spent the later part of his life on a homestead a few miles away, preserved today as the Lincoln Log Cabin State Historic Site. Thomas Lincoln and his second wife Sarah Bush Lincoln are buried in Shiloh Cemetery south of town.
Geography[edit]
Lerna is located at 39°25′5″N 88°17′20″W / 39.41806°N 88.28889°W / 39.41806; -88.28889 (39.417943, -88.288957).[1]
According to the 2010 census, Lerna has a total area of 0.12 square miles (0.31 km2), all land.[2]
Demographics[edit]

Historical population

Census
Pop.

1900
396

1910
391

−1.3%

1920
366

−6.4%

1930
331

−9.6%

1940
301

−9.1%

1950
304

1.0%

1960
296

−2.6%

1970
288

−2.7%

1980
386

34.0%

1990
301

−22.0%

2000
322

7.0%

2010
286

−11.2%

Est. 2015
282
[3]
−1.4%

U.S. Decennial Census[4]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 322 people, 112 households, and 81 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,761.1 people per square mile (1,036.0/km²). There were 131 housing units at an average density of 1,123.3 per square mile (421.5/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.76% White, and 1.24% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.62% of the population.
There were 112 households out of which 42.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.9% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.8% were non-families. 24.1% of all households were ma
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