Monday, November 9, 2015

Monday Morning Coffee: Gilman, Illinois Walkabout

Gilman is a city in Illinois with a population of 1770 in 2013. It
is 95% urban and only 5% rural.  

The racial makeup of Gilman's population is intriguing with its72.8% of White alone along with a 23.7 Hispanic percentage.

The population has decreased 1.3% since 2000.

Along main street we have

the Rooster Pub & Eatery and what appears to be a movie theater that is now the Pizza Palace.

A bit further along, The Gilman Star  printing and publisher of the local newspaper

Finally, not one but two lodge halls.  

Interesting city and worthy of further visits.