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People

Total Population 2,433
Male Share of the Population 50.6%
Female Share of the Population 49.4%
Senior Citizens 21.7%
Employed Population 16+ 1,056
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 46.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13%
Median Earnings25+ $30,327
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,073
Median Earnings With High School Degree $30,953

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,778
% Above Poverty Level 84.8%
% Below Poverty Level 15.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.4%
% Using Public Transportation 1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 27.7%
Median Gross Rent $536
Median House Value $67,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.5%
US/American 0.6%
English 7.8%
Irish 10.2%

Lewistown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 36 miles SW of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 122 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County Fulton
Standard Zip Codes 61542
Phone Area Codes 309
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.393
Longitude -90.154

Lewistown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HAVANA 4 NNE
Distance 7.9 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
Station MASON CITY 1 W
Distance 27.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 33 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 35.7 inches
Station RUSHVILLE
Distance 29 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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Lewistown, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Little America (61542)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bryant 174 $55,000
Cuba 1,431 $52,083
Havana 3,243 $48,967

Lewistown Public Libraries

Library
Lewistown Carnegie P.l.d.
321 W. LINCOLN AVENUE
Lewistown, Illinois
(309) 547-2860

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Lewistown High Schools

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LEWISTOWN HIGH SCHOOL
15205 N STATE 100HWY
309-547-2288
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 247 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12

NEW HORIZONS
315 S ILLINOIS
309-547-7323
A Special Education School
Serves 29 students.

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