Roanoke strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Well-Paid Single Men
Short Commute Times
Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Comparing Roanoke to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||21 miles E of Peoria, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||109 miles SW of Chicago, Illinois|
|Metro Area||Peoria - Pekin|
|Standard Zip Codes||61561|
|Phone Area Codes||309|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|Jan Temp||15 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||34.6 inches|
|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|
|Average Family Size||3|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||3||0.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,988|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||2.9%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||2.9%|
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Change the World with American University
Be a part of something bigger than yourself.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.
At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.
ROANOKE-BENSON HIGH SCHOOL
28 W HIGH
Serves 191 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.8
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