Manito, Illinois

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Manito, Illinois

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Comparative Profile of Manito, Illinois

Comparing Manito 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
Male Share of the Population 9 10
Well-Paid Single Men 8 5
Well-Paid Single Women 6 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 5
Age of the Population 5 6
Senior Citizens 4 5
Racial Diversity 2 2
Female Share of the Population 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 8
Average Household Size 6 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 8 6
People in Middle Class or Better 8 5
People Above Poverty 7 5
College Educated Adults 4 4

Commute & Sprawl

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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 7 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 6
Housing Recently Built 6 7
People Living Alone 3 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Manito Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles SW of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 127 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County Mason
Standard Zip Codes 61546
Phone Area Codes 309
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.425
Longitude -89.779

Manito Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station HAVANA 4 NNE
Distance 13.6 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 16.2 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
Distance 35.1 miles
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
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Manito Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,733 100%
Male 877 50.6%
Female 856 49.4%
Under 18 433 25%
18+ 1,300 75%
65+ 239 13.8%
Median Age 37.4
Average Family Size 2.93
White 1,717 99.1%
African-American 4 0.2%
Asian 3 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 6 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 0.3%

Estimated Manito Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,702
Growth -31
Growth % -1.8%

Manito 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 37.8%
US/American 13%
Irish 12.1%
English 10.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.6%
Italian 2.8%
Dutch 2.7%
French (except Basque) 2.2%
Norwegian 1.7%
Scottish 1.6%
European 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Polish 0.7%
Swiss 0.7%
Welsh 0.6%
British 0.5%
Swedish 0.5%
Belgian 0.4%
Yugoslavian 0.3%
Acadian/Cajun 0.2%
French Canadian 0.2%
Danish 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Parkland (61546)
Spring Lake (61546)
Talbott (61546)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Manito 1,733 $48,438
Banner 149 $28,125
Forest City 287 $35,625
Green Valley 728 $50,268
Kingston Mines 259 $45,556
Mapleton 227 $63,750
South Pekin 1,162 $42,102

Manito Public Libraries

Manito P.l.d.
404 1/2 S. HARRISON
Manito, Illinois
(309) 968-6093
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Manito High Schools (2004)

Serves 358 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.9

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