Central City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Short Commute Times
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Central City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
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|Age of the Population|
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|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
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|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
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|Nearest Large City||62 miles E of St. Louis, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||62801|
|Phone Area Codes||618|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||18 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||42.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||19 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||43 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||40.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||18 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||43 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||38.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.02|
|American Indian & Alaskan||3||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||34||2.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,342|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||13.3%|
|French (except Basque)||1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Central City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Cravat (62801)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Decherd, Tennessee||81.3||29.9%||17.2%||9.1%||20||$35,817||6.9%||17.3%||2,246||18.3%||52.1||0.4%||7.1|
|2. Junction, Texas||80||28.8%||18.1%||11.2%||16||$30,865||7.3%||13.9%||2,618||21.7%||53.9||0.2%||7.6|
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