Harristown strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Comparing Harristown to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female 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|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||6 miles W of Decatur, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||106 miles NE of St. Louis, Missouri|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||62537|
|Phone Area Codes||217|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||17 to 35 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||39.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||15 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||37.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||16 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||35 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.98|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||4||0.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,259|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||6.5%|
|French (except Basque)||0.9%|
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|1. Watervliet, Michigan||81.9||27.9%||13.6%||8.7%||21||$42,391||6.1%||2.6%||1,843||6.9%||69.5||0.5%||6|
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