Lacon strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Walking and Biking to Work
Public Transportation Use
People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Lacon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Medium City||24 miles N of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||108 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||61540|
|Phone Area Codes||309|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||LACON 1 N|
|Jan Temp||15 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||37.9 inches|
|Station||TISKILWA 2 SE|
|Jan Temp||13 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||36.8 inches|
|Jan Temp||10 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||38.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.87|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||18||0.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,923|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||5.3%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||1.5%|
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