Baldwin, Illinois

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Baldwin, Illinois

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Baldwin Well-Paid Single Men
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Baldwin Racial Diversity
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 13% Baldwin Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Baldwin, Illinois

Comparing Baldwin 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 Men 10 10
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Racial Diversity 10 10
Age of the Population 1 1
Female Share of the Population 1 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 9 9
Portion of People Married 7 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 6 4
People in Middle Class or Better 5 2
Median Family Income 2 1
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 3 5
Working at Home 2 2
Walking and Biking to Work 2 1
Public Transportation Use 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 9
Affordability of Rents 6 7
Housing Recently Built 2 2
People Living Alone 2 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Baldwin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 39 miles SE of St. Louis, Missouri
County Randolph
Standard Zip Codes 62217
Phone Area Codes 618
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.183
Longitude -89.842

Baldwin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station SPARTA 1 W
Distance 8.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 42.7 inches
Distance 15 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 39 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 39.6 inches
Station FESTUS
Distance 30.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 39 F
Apr Temp 41 to 67 F
Jul Temp 64 to 88 F
Oct Temp 42 to 70 F
Annual Precip 39.9 inches
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Baldwin Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,627 100%
Male 3,419 94.3%
Female 208 5.7%
Under 18 140 3.9%
18+ 3,487 96.1%
65+ 62 1.7%
Median Age 30.7
Average Family Size 3.23
White 1,244 34.3%
African-American 2,135 58.9%
Asian 6 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0%
Other 228 6.3%
Mixed Race 7 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 282 7.8%

Estimated Baldwin Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 419
Growth -3,208
Growth % -88.4%

Baldwin 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 64.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.8%
English 6.1%
French (except Basque) 5.4%
Irish 5.4%
US/American 5.4%
Dutch 3.7%
Swiss 0.7%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Baldwin 3,627 $31,528
Evansville 724 $41,719
Lenzburg 577 $35,769
Marissa 2,141 $41,898
Red Bud 3,422 $50,280
Sparta 4,486 $41,908
Tilden 922 $37,500
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