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People

Total Population 325
Male Share of the Population 49.8%
Female Share of the Population 50.2%
Senior Citizens 11.7%
Employed Population 16+ 178
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 41.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6.5%
Median Earnings25+ $31,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,125

Wealth

Median Family Income $64,063
% Above Poverty Level 93.8%
% Below Poverty Level 6.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 29.4%
Median Gross Rent $908
Median House Value $88,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.8%
US/American 0%
English 11.4%
Irish 25.5%

Ransom Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 39 miles SW of Joliet, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 71 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois
County La Salle
Standard Zip Codes 60470
Phone Area Codes 815
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.156
Longitude -88.649

Ransom 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 DWIGHT
Distance 13.1 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 29 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.4 inches
Station GEBHARD WOODS STATE PARK
Distance 17.5 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 35.7 inches
Station MINONK
Distance 26 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 62 to 86 F
Oct Temp 41 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.2 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
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