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People

Total Population 1,788
Male Share of the Population 52.4%
Female Share of the Population 47.6%
Senior Citizens 18.6%
Employed Population 16+ 745
Age of the Population 40

Families

% of people married 43.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 9.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $37,109
% Above Poverty Level 78%
% Below Poverty Level 22%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.7%
Median Gross Rent $576
Median House Value $52,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.8%
US/American 0%
English 9.5%
Irish 14.9%

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

Roodhouse Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 44 miles SW of Springfield, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 59 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County Greene
Standard Zip Codes 62082
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.483
Longitude -90.371

Roodhouse 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 WHITE HALL 1 E
Distance 3.6 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 34 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 35.6 inches
Station JACKSONVILLE 2 E
Distance 19.1 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 34 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 41 to 68 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches
Station JERSEYVILLE 2 SW
Distance 26.6 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 35 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 68 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Athensville (62082)

Barrow (62082)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Alsey 233 $37,500
Carrollton 2,478 $55,667

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

Roodhouse Public Libraries

Library
Roodhouse P.l.
220 W. FRANKLIN ST.
Roodhouse, Illinois
(217) 589-5123
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