Cortland strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
Comparing Cortland to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||22 miles W of Elgin, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||53 miles W of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||60112|
|Phone Area Codes||815|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||10 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||37.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||8 to 27 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||33.6 inches|
|Station||PAW PAW 2 NW|
|Jan Temp||8 to 25 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||36.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.35|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||91||4.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,135|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||10.2%|
|French (except Basque)||1.4%|
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