Shawneetown is located in south Illinois. Shawneetown is part of Gallatin County. Shawneetown has 0.67 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Shawneetown population is 1,224, which has shrunk 13.19% 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%. Shawneetown median household income is $26,520 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 27.57% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Shawneetown median house value is $64,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 49.42% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 34.33% and is higher 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 Shawneetown is worse than the state average in quality. The Shawneetown area code is 618.