Cissna Park, Illinois

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Cissna Park, Illinois

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High Points

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

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Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Cissna Park Well-Paid Single Women
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 11% Cissna Park Affordability of Rents
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Cissna Park Public Transportation Use
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. State)
Top 11% Cissna Park Walking and Biking to Work

Comparative Profile of Cissna Park, Illinois

Comparing Cissna Park 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
Female Share of the Population 10 10
Senior Citizens 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 10 8
Age of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 8 6
Racial Diversity 3 3
Male Share of the Population 1 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 3 2
Average Household Size 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 8 6
People Above Poverty 7 5
People in Middle Class or Better 7 5
College Educated Adults 6 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 7
Working at Home 9 10
Walking and Biking to Work 9 9
Short Commute Times 7 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 10 10
Affordability of Rents 8 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 5
Housing Recently Built 4 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 5

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Cissna Park Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 36 miles NE of Champaign, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 90 miles S of Chicago, Illinois
County Iroquois
Standard Zip Codes 60924
Phone Area Codes 815
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.564
Longitude -87.893

Cissna Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 14.5 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 32 F
Apr Temp 41 to 63 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.9 inches
Station PAXTON 2 WSW
Distance 15.7 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37 inches
Station WATSEKA 2 NW
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 39.2 inches
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Cissna Park Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 811 100%
Male 358 44.1%
Female 453 55.9%
Under 18 163 20.1%
18+ 648 79.9%
65+ 217 26.8%
Median Age 43.8
Average Family Size 2.81
White 804 99.1%
African-American 2 0.2%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 2 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 0.7%

Estimated Cissna Park Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 774
Growth -37
Growth % -4.6%

Cissna Park 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 62.3%
English 12.5%
US/American 8.9%
Irish 4.3%
Swiss 2.9%
French (except Basque) 2.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.7%
Italian 1.1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
Danish 1%
British 0.5%
Greek 0.5%
Scottish 0.3%
Dutch 0.3%
Swedish 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Cissna Park 811 $49,167
Buckley 593 $48,250
Loda 419 $42,708
Milford 1,369 $40,750
Onarga 1,438 $46,016
Rankin 617 $35,234
Wellington 264 $35,000

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Cissna Park High Schools (2004)

Serves 129 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.3

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