Industry, Illinois

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Industry, Illinois

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Short Commute Times
(vs. State)
Top 7% Industry Short Commute Times
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 10% Industry Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 19% Industry Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Industry, Illinois

Comparing Industry 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 9 9
Senior Citizens 7 7
Male Share of the Population 6 6
Female Share of the Population 5 6
Racial Diversity 4 5
Age of the Population 4 4
Well-Paid Single Men 3 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 9
Average Household Size 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 8 7
Median Family Income 6 4
People Above Poverty 4 2
People in Middle Class or Better 3 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 9 10
Working at Home 6 6
Walking and Biking to Work 4 3
Public Transportation Use 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 8 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Housing Recently Built 3 3
People Living Alone 2 2

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Industry Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 59 miles SW of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 118 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County McDonough
Standard Zip Codes 61440
Phone Area Codes 309
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.327
Longitude -90.606

Industry Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 14.8 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 32 F
Apr Temp 41 to 63 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 39.3 inches
Station HAVANA 4 NNE
Distance 31.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 32 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 88 F
Oct Temp 41 to 68 F
Annual Precip 37.7 inches
Distance 40.8 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 33 F
Apr Temp 43 to 63 F
Jul Temp 67 to 86 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches
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Industry Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 540 100%
Male 261 48.3%
Female 279 51.7%
Under 18 159 29.4%
18+ 381 70.6%
65+ 94 17.4%
Median Age 36
Average Family Size 2.99
White 525 97.2%
African-American 2 0.4%
Asian 3 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 1 0.2%
Mixed Race 8 1.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 0.9%

Estimated Industry Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 503
Growth -37
Growth % -6.9%

Industry 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 27.5%
US/American 22.5%
English 20.3%
Dutch 9.8%
Irish 6.2%
Scotch-Irish 3.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.3%
Scottish 2.2%
Italian 1.8%
French (except Basque) 1.4%
Polish 0.7%
Lebanese 0.7%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Industry 540 $42,500
Bardolph 253 $30,208
Colchester 1,493 $37,763
Littleton 197 $47,875
Macomb 18,558 $42,069
Table Grove 396 $46,071
Vermont 792 $33,646
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Industry High Schools (2004)

Serves 51 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 5.4

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