Sherman strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
Low Rate of Poverty
College Educated Adults
Comparing Sherman 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|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||6 miles N of Springfield, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||94 miles NE of St. Louis, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||62684|
|Phone Area Codes||217|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||SPRINGFIELD CAPITAL AP|
|Jan Temp||17 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||35.5 inches|
|Station||MASON CITY 1 W|
|Jan Temp||16 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||35.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||15 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||37.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.13|
|American Indian & Alaskan||12||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||15||0.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,465|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4.8%|
|French (except Basque)||2.3%|
According to the US Postal Service, Sherman, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Barclay (62684)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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