Granite City, IL
Granite City is located in southwest Illinois. Granite City is part of Madison County. Granite City has 19.29 square miles of land area and 1.41 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Granite City population is 29,764, which has shrunk 4.91% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Granite City median household income is $43,759 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 22.87% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 22.70% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Granite City median house value is $82,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 43.36% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 34.33% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Granite City is worse than the state average in quality. The Granite City area code is 618.