Dallas City, Illinois

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Dallas City, Illinois

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

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Affordability of Rents
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Top 10% Dallas City Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Dallas City, Illinois

Comparing Dallas City 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
Age of the Population 10 10
Female Share of the Population 9 10
Senior Citizens 9 9
Well-Paid Single Women 8 5
Well-Paid Single Men 5 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 2
Male Share of the Population 2 1
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 5
Average Household Size 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 6 3
People in Middle Class or Better 5 3
People Above Poverty 4 3
College Educated Adults 3 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 8 9
Short Commute Times 5 6
Walking and Biking to Work 4 3
Public Transportation Use 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 9 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 10
People Living Alone 7 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 8
Housing Recently Built 3 3

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Dallas City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 68 miles SW of Davenport, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 146 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County Hancock
Standard Zip Codes 62330
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.636
Longitude -91.167

Dallas 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 8.8 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 32 F
Apr Temp 44 to 62 F
Jul Temp 70 to 86 F
Oct Temp 47 to 65 F
Annual Precip 38.5 inches
Station LA HARPE
Distance 11.1 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 66 F
Annual Precip 39.1 inches
Distance 12.5 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 30 F
Apr Temp 43 to 62 F
Jul Temp 67 to 85 F
Oct Temp 46 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37.9 inches
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Dallas City Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,055 100%
Male 485 46%
Female 570 54%
Under 18 217 20.6%
18+ 838 79.4%
65+ 226 21.4%
Median Age 45.1
Average Family Size 2.79
White 1,052 99.7%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 0.6%

Estimated Dallas City Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,011
Growth -44
Growth % -4.2%

Dallas 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
US/American 25.9%
German 23%
English 15.7%
Irish 9.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.3%
Swedish 6.1%
Dutch 3.9%
European 1.5%
Italian 1.3%
French (except Basque) 1.3%
Scottish 1.3%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Polish 0.9%
African 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
French Canadian 0.3%
Swiss 0.3%
Austrian 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Adrian (62330)
Burnside (62330)
Pilot Grove (62330)

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)
Dallas City 1,055 $41,316
Carthage 2,725 $50,142
Ferris 168 $47,188
La Harpe 1,385 $37,708
Lomax 477 $36,736
Nauvoo 1,063 $49,167
Pontoosuc 171 $31,563
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