Andalusia, Illinois

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Andalusia, Illinois

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High Points

Andalusia strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Andalusia Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Andalusia People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Andalusia Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Andalusia Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Andalusia, Illinois

Comparing Andalusia to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 9 7
Well-Paid Single Men 8 6
Age of the Population 6 7
Male Share of the Population 6 6
Racial Diversity 6 6
Female Share of the Population 5 5
Senior Citizens 2 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 9
Average Household Size 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 9
People in Middle Class or Better 9 8
Median Family Income 9 8
College Educated Adults 5 5

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 6 4
Short Commute Times 5 6
Working at Home 4 4
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 6 7
Affordability of Rents 6 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
People Living Alone 3 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Andalusia Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles SW of Davenport, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 161 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Rock Island
Metro Area Davenport - Moline - Rock Island
P.O. Box Zip Codes 61232
Phone Area Codes 309
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.439
Longitude -90.717

Andalusia Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station ROCK ISLAND L&D 15
Distance 9.5 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 41 to 61 F
Jul Temp 68 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 65 F
Annual Precip 35.1 inches
Distance 10.6 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 38 inches
Station LE CLAIRE L & D 14
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 41 to 60 F
Jul Temp 67 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.1 inches
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Andalusia Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,050 100%
Male 508 48.4%
Female 542 51.6%
Under 18 259 24.7%
18+ 791 75.3%
65+ 110 10.5%
Median Age 38.8
Average Family Size 3.02
White 1,019 97%
African-American 6 0.6%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 8 0.8%
Mixed Race 16 1.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 23 2.2%

Estimated Andalusia Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,059
Growth 9
Growth % 0.9%

Andalusia Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 34.5%
US/American 17.8%
Irish 13.7%
English 9%
Swedish 5.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.7%
Belgian 3.1%
French (except Basque) 2%
Dutch 2%
Albanian 1.6%
Italian 1.5%
Scottish 1.1%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Danish 1%
Norwegian 1%
Yugoslavian 0.4%
Canadian 0.3%
Austrian 0.3%
Welsh 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Andalusia 1,050 $56,250
Coal Valley 3,606 $56,114
Milan 5,348 $43,802
Moline 43,768 $48,207
Oak Grove 1,318 $36,667
Reynolds 508 $48,333
Rock Island 39,684 $45,127

Andalusia Public Libraries

Andalusia Twp. Lib.
503 2ND AVE. W.
Andalusia, Illinois
(309) 798-2542

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