Kincaid, Illinois

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Kincaid, Illinois

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High Points

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

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Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 8% Kincaid Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 11% Kincaid Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Kincaid, Illinois

Comparing Kincaid 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 8 8
Well-Paid Single Men 8 6
Well-Paid Single Women 8 6
Male Share of the Population 7 7
Senior Citizens 5 6
Female Share of the Population 4 4
Age of the Population 4 4
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 4
Average Household Size 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 6 4
People Above Poverty 6 4
Median Family Income 5 3
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 7 5
Short Commute Times 3 4
Working at Home 2 2
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 9 10
People Living Alone 7 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 5 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 6
Housing Recently Built 2 2

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Kincaid Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 19 miles SE of Springfield, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 81 miles NE of St. Louis, Missouri
County Christian
P.O. Box Zip Codes 62540
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.588
Longitude -89.414

Kincaid Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 12.2 miles
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
Distance 21.4 miles
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
Distance 39.1 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 41 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches
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Kincaid Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,441 100%
Male 707 49.1%
Female 734 50.9%
Under 18 375 26%
18+ 1,066 74%
65+ 218 15.1%
Median Age 35.6
Average Family Size 2.95
White 1,422 98.7%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 7 0.5%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 12 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 9 0.6%

Estimated Kincaid Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,468
Growth 27
Growth % 1.9%

Kincaid 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 22.1%
US/American 19.8%
Italian 18.3%
Irish 12.7%
English 7.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.3%
Scotch-Irish 3.1%
Polish 2.6%
Dutch 2.4%
French (except Basque) 1.7%
Lithuanian 0.9%
Hungarian 0.7%
Dutch West Indian 0.3%
Scottish 0.3%
Swiss 0.3%
Russian 0.3%
Croatian 0.2%
Belgian 0.2%
Slovak 0.2%
Norwegian 0.2%
Welsh 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Kincaid 1,441 $40,590
Bulpitt 206 $35,000
Edinburg 1,135 $42,667
Morrisonville 1,068 $43,971
Pawnee 2,647 $54,736
Taylorville 11,427 $43,223
Tovey 516 $39,018
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Kincaid High Schools (2004)

Serves 245 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.8

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