Ohio, Illinois

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Ohio Affordability of Rents
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Ohio Low Rate of Poverty
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. State)
Top 11% Ohio Walking and Biking to Work
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Ohio People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Ohio Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Ohio Well-Paid Single Men

Comparative Profile of Ohio, Illinois

Comparing Ohio 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
Well-Paid Single Women 9 7
Well-Paid Single Men 9 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 5
Male Share of the Population 6 5
Racial Diversity 6 6
Female Share of the Population 5 6
Senior Citizens 5 6
Age of the Population 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 6
Average Household Size 6 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 9
People in Middle Class or Better 9 7
Median Family Income 8 6
College Educated Adults 6 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 9 9
Working at Home 7 8
Short Commute Times 7 8
Public Transportation Use 4 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
People Living Alone 7 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 6
Housing Recently Built 1 1

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Ohio Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 52 miles S of Rockford, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 95 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Bureau
Standard Zip Codes 61349
Phone Area Codes 815
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.557
Longitude -89.46

Ohio Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station WALNUT
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 28 F
Apr Temp 39 to 59 F
Jul Temp 64 to 83 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 36.5 inches
Distance 12.1 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 37.8 inches
Station DIXON 1 NW
Distance 20.3 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 26 F
Apr Temp 37 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 82 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 37.2 inches
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Ohio Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 540 100%
Male 260 48.1%
Female 280 51.9%
Under 18 145 26.9%
18+ 395 73.1%
65+ 84 15.6%
Median Age 36.5
Average Family Size 3.07
White 535 99.1%
African-American 2 0.4%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 2 0.4%
Mixed Race 1 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 2.8%

Estimated Ohio Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 530
Growth -10
Growth % -1.9%

Ohio 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 40.5%
Irish 17.8%
Swedish 9.6%
Polish 6%
English 3.9%
Norwegian 3.9%
European 3.6%
Scotch-Irish 3.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.1%
US/American 2.4%
Lithuanian 1.7%
Italian 1.4%
French (except Basque) 1%
Dutch 0.7%
Swiss 0.5%
Russian 0.2%
Pennsylvania German 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Limerick (61349)

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)
Ohio 540 $50,833
Arlington 211 $38,125
Dover 172 $42,500
La Moille 773 $46,563
Malden 343 $44,219
Manlius 355 $49,500
Walnut 1,461 $46,641

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Student/teacher ratio: 8.6

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