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People

Total Population 1,947
Male Share of the Population 49.4%
Female Share of the Population 50.6%
Senior Citizens 17.2%
Employed Population 16+ 1,016
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 50.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $67,955
% Above Poverty Level 86.9%
% Below Poverty Level 13.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.1%
Median Gross Rent $843
Median House Value $107,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.8%
US/American 0%
English 19.2%
Irish 15.8%

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

Farmer City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 22 miles W of Champaign, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 123 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois
County De Witt
Standard Zip Codes 61842
Phone Area Codes 309
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.24
Longitude -88.64

Farmer City 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 FARMER CITY
Distance 1.7 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 32 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 66 F
Annual Precip 36 inches
Station GIBSON CITY
Distance 21.3 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 65 F
Annual Precip 36.3 inches
Station CHENOA
Distance 34.4 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 32 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bellflower 330 $56,500
De Land 430 $44,861

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

Farmer City Public Libraries

Library
Farmer City P.l.
109 EAST GREEN
Farmer City, Illinois
(309) 928-9532

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Farmer City High Schools

BLUE RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL
411 N JOHN ST
309-928-2622
Serves 258 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.3

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