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People

Total Population 171
Male Share of the Population 49.7%
Female Share of the Population 50.3%
Senior Citizens 12.9%
Employed Population 16+ 94
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 62.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 9.4%
Median Earnings25+ $28,462
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $48,125
Median Earnings With High School Degree $27,344

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,750
% Above Poverty Level 88.3%
% Below Poverty Level 11.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 24.3%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $48,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.6%
US/American 0%
English 4.7%
Irish 15.8%

Shumway Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 48 miles S of Decatur, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 95 miles NE of St. Louis, Missouri
County Effingham
Standard Zip Codes 62461
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.185
Longitude -88.652

Shumway 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 EFFINGHAM
Distance 5.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Station VANDALIA
Distance 28.4 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 43 to 64 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.9 inches
Station FLORA 5 NW
Distance 32.6 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 42.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Altamont 2,257 $54,375
Effingham 12,428 $59,328
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