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People

Total Population 216
Male Share of the Population 47.2%
Female Share of the Population 52.8%
Senior Citizens 9.7%
Employed Population 16+ 75
Age of the Population 32

Families

% of people married 50.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.6%
Median Earnings25+ $23,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree $23,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $34,531
% Above Poverty Level 86.6%
% Below Poverty Level 13.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22.1%
Median Gross Rent $580
Median House Value $55,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.1%
US/American 0%
English 7.4%
Irish 25%

Buncombe Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 85 miles SW of Evansville, Indiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 107 miles SE of St. Louis, Missouri
County Johnson
Standard Zip Codes 62912
Phone Area Codes 618
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.471
Longitude -88.976

Buncombe 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 ANNA 2 NNE
Distance 15 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 42 F
Apr Temp 44 to 70 F
Jul Temp 66 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches
Station CARBONDALE SEWAGE PLANT
Distance 21.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 45.8 inches
Station CAIRO 3 N
Distance 31.3 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 41 F
Apr Temp 50 to 69 F
Jul Temp 71 to 90 F
Oct Temp 49 to 71 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Elvira (62912)

Lick Creek (62912)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Belknap 75 $36,250
Creal Springs 574 $39,223
Cypress 295 $39,250
Goreville 1,189 $55,833
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