Goodfield, Illinois

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Goodfield, Illinois

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Goodfield People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Goodfield Low Rate of Poverty
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Goodfield Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Goodfield College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Goodfield, Illinois

Comparing Goodfield 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
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Male Share of the Population 8 8
Well-Paid Single Men 4 2
Female Share of the Population 3 3
Senior Citizens 2 3
Age of the Population 2 2
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 10 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 10 9
People Above Poverty 10 9
Median Family Income 10 8
College Educated Adults 9 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 8 9
Working at Home 7 8
Walking and Biking to Work 7 5
Public Transportation Use 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 8 8
Affordability of Rents 6 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 3
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 2
People Living Alone 1 1

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Goodfield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 17 miles E of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 120 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois
County Woodford
Metro Area Peoria - Pekin
Standard Zip Codes 61742
Phone Area Codes 309
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.629
Longitude -89.274

Goodfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station NORMAL
Distance 16.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 40 to 61 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37.4 inches
Distance 21.6 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 36 inches
Station MINONK
Distance 23.5 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 41 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.2 inches
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Goodfield Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 686 100%
Male 341 49.7%
Female 345 50.3%
Under 18 222 32.4%
18+ 464 67.6%
65+ 73 10.6%
Median Age 33.2
Average Family Size 3.24
White 680 99.1%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 2 0.3%
Mixed Race 3 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Goodfield Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 786
Growth 100
Growth % 14.6%

Goodfield 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
German 52.4%
US/American 12.3%
Irish 11.4%
English 6.1%
Swiss 4%
French (except Basque) 3.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.5%
Swedish 2%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Welsh 0.7%
Polish 0.7%
Dutch 0.7%
Norwegian 0.7%
Hungarian 0.4%
Lebanese 0.4%
Italian 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
Croatian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Goodfield 686 $61,736
Carlock 456 $50,417
Congerville 466 $60,313
Danvers 1,183 $58,355
Deer Creek 605 $43,750
Eureka 4,871 $53,590
Mackinaw 1,452 $49,750
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