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People

Total Population 573
Male Share of the Population 54.3%
Female Share of the Population 45.7%
Senior Citizens 22%
Employed Population 16+ 257
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 49.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $60,114
% Above Poverty Level 84.2%
% Below Poverty Level 15.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 29%
Median Gross Rent $428
Median House Value $61,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.1%
US/American 0%
English 13.4%
Irish 11.5%

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

Augusta Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 75 miles NW of Springfield, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 116 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County Hancock
Standard Zip Codes 62311
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.23
Longitude -90.961

Augusta 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 GOLDEN
Distance 9.5 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 31 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37 inches
Station RUSHVILLE
Distance 22.3 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 32 F
Apr Temp 41 to 63 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 39.3 inches
Station QUINCY BALDWIN AP
Distance 23.1 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 33 F
Apr Temp 43 to 63 F
Jul Temp 67 to 86 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bowen 458 $60,250
Clayton 613 $38,125
Golden 681 $47,679

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

Augusta Public Libraries

Library
Greater West Central Pld
202 CENTER ST
Augusta, Illinois
(217) 392-2211

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Augusta High Schools

SOUTHEASTERN HIGH SCHOOL
PO BOX 155
217-392-2125
Serves 177 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.8

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