Beecher City, Illinois

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Beecher City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 46 miles S of Decatur, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 89 miles NE of St. Louis, Missouri
County Effingham
Standard Zip Codes 62414, 62444
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.188
Longitude -88.786

Beecher City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.4 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Distance 20.7 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
Distance 33.2 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 34 F
Apr Temp 41 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 88 F
Oct Temp 42 to 68 F
Annual Precip 37.5 inches
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Beecher City Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 493 100%
Male 231 46.9%
Female 262 53.1%
Under 18 159 32.3%
18+ 334 67.7%
65+ 73 14.8%
Median Age 32.4
Average Family Size 3.11
White 490 99.4%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.4%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 1 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Beecher City Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 498
Growth 5
Growth % 1%

Beecher City 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 35.5%
US/American 18.5%
English 18.5%
Irish 9.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6%
Scotch-Irish 3.8%
French (except Basque) 3%
Dutch 2.6%
Scottish 1.5%
Italian 0.8%
Pennsylvania German 0.8%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Beecher City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Fancher (62444)
Mode (62444)
Wrights Corner (62414)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Beecher City 493 $33,583
Altamont 2,283 $37,837
Cowden 612 $32,059
Herrick 524 $30,000
Shumway 217 $45,417
St. Elmo 1,456 $36,544
Stewardson 747 $42,000
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Student/teacher ratio: 15.9

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