|Male Share of the Population||51.2%|
|Female Share of the Population||48.8%|
|Employed Population 16+||126|
|Age of the Population||30|
|% of people married||65.7%|
|Average household size||3|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||6.5%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$65,625|
|% Above Poverty Level||91.5%|
|% Below Poverty Level||8.5%|
|Average Commute Time||26 minutes|
|% Working from Home||%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||3.2%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||16.8%|
|Median Gross Rent||$750|
|Median House Value||$85,000|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||15%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Large City||37 miles SE of St. Louis, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||62278|
|Phone Area Codes||618|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||KASKASKIA RIV NAV LOCK|
|Jan Temp||22 to 39 F|
|Apr Temp||45 to 68 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||39.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||20 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||45 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||42.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||18 to 39 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||39.9 inches|
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