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People

Total Population 797
Male Share of the Population 47.9%
Female Share of the Population 52.1%
Senior Citizens 16.9%
Employed Population 16+ 362
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 51.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $55,357
% Above Poverty Level 81.6%
% Below Poverty Level 18.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 38 minutes
% Working from Home 1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.4%
Median Gross Rent $662
Median House Value $119,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.3%
US/American 0%
English 7.7%
Irish 16.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Paw Paw Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 36 miles W of Aurora, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 69 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Lee
Standard Zip Codes 61353
Phone Area Codes 815
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.688
Longitude -88.981

Paw Paw 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 PAW PAW 2 NW
Distance 2.2 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 25 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 36.7 inches
Station DIXON 1 NW
Distance 29 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
Station PRINCETON
Distance 32.8 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Compton 266 $59,375
Earlville 1,847 $55,337

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Paw Paw Public Libraries

Library
Paw Paw P.l.d.
362 CHICAGO ROAD
Paw Paw, Illinois
(815) 627-9396

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Paw Paw High Schools

PAW PAW JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL
PO BOX 37
815-627-2671
Serves 138 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5

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