Gifford 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
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Gifford to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||17 miles NE of Champaign, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||105 miles W of Indianapolis, Indiana|
|Metro Area||Champaign - Urbana|
|Standard Zip Codes||61847|
|Phone Area Codes||217|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||14 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||38.7 inches|
|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|
|Jan Temp||17 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||40.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.85|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||3||0.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||999|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||7.8%|
|French (except Basque)||2%|
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