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People

Total Population 4,600
Male Share of the Population 47%
Female Share of the Population 53%
Senior Citizens 21.2%
Employed Population 16+ 2,109
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 44.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $41,925
% Above Poverty Level 79.9%
% Below Poverty Level 20.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 3.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.5%
Median Gross Rent $600
Median House Value $88,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.9%
US/American 0%
English 10.5%
Irish 13%

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

Sullivan Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles SE of Decatur, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 112 miles NE of St. Louis, Missouri
County Moultrie
Standard Zip Codes 61951
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.599
Longitude -88.607

Sullivan 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 WINDSOR
Distance 10.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 39.1 inches
Station MOWEAQUA
Distance 21.9 miles
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
Station TUSCOLA
Distance 22.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 34 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Allenville 170 $50,156
Arthur 2,563 $65,759
Bethany 1,308 $52,125
Findlay 718 $50,556

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

Sullivan Public Libraries

Library
Elizabeth Titus Memorial Library
2 W. WATER
Sullivan, Illinois
(217) 728-7221

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Sullivan High Schools

SULLIVAN HIGH SCHOOL
725 N MAIN ST
217-728-8311
Serves 347 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.4

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