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People

Total Population 2,961
Male Share of the Population 46.8%
Female Share of the Population 53.2%
Senior Citizens 14.5%
Employed Population 16+ 1,484
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 55.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.3%
Median Earnings25+ $33,209
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $24,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,155

Wealth

Median Family Income $59,450
% Above Poverty Level 85.2%
% Below Poverty Level 14.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 9.3%
% Using Public Transportation 0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 22.4%
Median Gross Rent $680
Median House Value $79,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 39.7%
US/American 0%
English 9.1%
Irish 9.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Arcola Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 30 miles S of Champaign, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 114 miles W of Indianapolis, Indiana
County Douglas
Standard Zip Codes 61910
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.684
Longitude -88.306

Arcola Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station TUSCOLA
Distance 8.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 34 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
Station CHARLESTON
Distance 16.4 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 41.7 inches
Station WINDSOR
Distance 22.6 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 39.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Arthur 2,563 $65,759
Camargo 550 $50,833
Garrett 108 $51,875

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Arcola Public Libraries

Library
Arcola P.l.d.
407 E. MAIN
Arcola, Illinois
(217) 268-4477

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Arcola High Schools

ARCOLA HIGH SCHOOL
351 W WASHINGTON ST
217-268-4962
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 315 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.9

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