East Galesburg strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Short Commute Times
Comparing East Galesburg to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
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|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Medium City||41 miles NW of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||151 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||61430|
|Phone Area Codes||309|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||14 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||37.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||15 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||38.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||13 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||37.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.8|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||13||1.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||799|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||9%|
|French (except Basque)||1.9%|
According to the US Postal Service, East Galesburg, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Columbia Heights (61430)
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