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People

Total Population 619
Male Share of the Population 39.9%
Female Share of the Population 60.1%
Senior Citizens 16.2%
Employed Population 16+ 216
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 37.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $29,760
% Above Poverty Level 71.4%
% Below Poverty Level 28.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26%
Median Gross Rent $839
Median House Value $57,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.1%
US/American 0%
English 4.5%
Irish 13.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

East Cape Girardeau Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 101 miles SE of St. Louis, Missouri
County Alexander
Standard Zip Codes 62957
Phone Area Codes 618
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.295
Longitude -89.496

East Cape Girardeau 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 CAPE GIRARDEAU AP
Distance 5.8 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 46 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46.5 inches
Station ANNA 2 NNE
Distance 18.7 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 CHARLESTON
Distance 26.3 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 41 F
Apr Temp 45 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 72 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

McClure (62957)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Anna 4,360 $45,385

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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