Maquon, Illinois

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Maquon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles W of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 149 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois
County Knox
Standard Zip Codes 61458
Phone Area Codes 309
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.798
Longitude -90.165

Maquon Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 15.5 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 29 F
Apr Temp 40 to 61 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 63 F
Annual Precip 37.2 inches
Distance 22.1 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
Station GALVA
Distance 27.5 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 29 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 37.8 inches
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Maquon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 318 100%
Male 140 44%
Female 178 56%
Under 18 84 26.4%
18+ 234 73.6%
65+ 54 17%
Median Age 36.8
Average Family Size 2.93
White 313 98.4%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 2 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 1 0.3%
Mixed Race 2 0.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 10 3.1%

Estimated Maquon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 297
Growth -21
Growth % -6.6%

Maquon 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
US/American 46.9%
English 9.5%
German 8.7%
Irish 7.5%
Swedish 7.5%
Italian 5.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.4%
French (except Basque) 3.7%
Scottish 2.5%
Norwegian 2.1%
Scotch-Irish 0.8%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Hermon (61458)

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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Maquon 318 $36,563
Elmwood 1,945 $51,505
Fairview 493 $42,000
Farmington 2,601 $49,167
Knoxville 3,183 $49,688
London Mills 447 $46,786
Yates City 725 $42,679

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Maquon, Illinois
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