Tamms strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Tamms to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||107 miles SW of Evansville, Indiana (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||111 miles SE of St. Louis, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||62988|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||62993|
|Phone Area Codes||618|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||24 to 43 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||46.2 inches|
|Station||CAIRO 3 N|
|Jan Temp||26 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||49 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||47.8 inches|
|Station||CAPE GIRARDEAU AP|
|Jan Temp||24 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||46.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.1|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||12||1.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,150|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||41.7%|
|French (except Basque)||3.4%|
According to the US Postal Service, Tamms, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Elco (62988)
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R R 1 BOX 384
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Student/teacher ratio: 13.6
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Serves 36 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9
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