Basic information about the Pope County
The Pope County is located in the state of Illinois. This county occupies 375 square miles, with 6 square miles being water areas. There are 4.470 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Pope County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (91.68%), followed by Black or African American (6.02%) and Two or More races (0.87%). There are 1.829 households in the county, while 66,10% of them are family households and 33,90% represent non family households. There are 2 cities and towns in Pope County. The most populated city is Golconda city and the smallest town or village is Eddyville village.