Westville, Illinois

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Westville, Illinois

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Comparative Profile of Westville, Illinois

Comparing Westville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 8 6
Age of the Population 8 9
Senior Citizens 8 8
Well-Paid Single Men 7 5
Female Share of the Population 7 8
Male Share of the Population 4 3
Racial Diversity 4 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 4 3
Average Household Size 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 8 6
Median Family Income 8 5
People Above Poverty 8 5
College Educated Adults 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 7 5
Short Commute Times 7 8
Working at Home 3 3
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 8 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 9
Affordability of Rents 6 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 6
Housing Recently Built 3 3

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Westville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 32 miles E of Champaign, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 80 miles W of Indianapolis, Indiana
County Vermilion
Standard Zip Codes 61883
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.042
Longitude -87.638

Westville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 34 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 40.9 inches
Distance 28.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 34 F
Apr Temp 41 to 63 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 41.5 inches
Distance 28.7 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 36 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 44.9 inches
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Westville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,175 100%
Male 1,501 47.3%
Female 1,674 52.7%
Under 18 715 22.5%
18+ 2,460 77.5%
65+ 607 19.1%
Median Age 40.6
Average Family Size 2.81
White 3,107 97.9%
African-American 13 0.4%
Asian 1 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 6 0.2%
Other 12 0.4%
Mixed Race 35 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 24 0.8%

Estimated Westville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,058
Growth -117
Growth % -3.7%

Westville Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 17%
German 13.4%
English 9.4%
Italian 9.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.1%
Irish 8.8%
French (except Basque) 7.5%
Polish 5.1%
Lithuanian 4.9%
Hungarian 1.8%
Dutch 1.8%
Scottish 1.6%
Slovak 1.2%
Czechoslovakian 1%
Scotch-Irish 0.9%
Syrian 0.9%
Croatian 0.9%
Albanian 0.9%
Greek 0.9%
Swedish 0.8%
Belgian 0.8%
Yugoslavian 0.6%
Ukrainian 0.3%
Danish 0.3%
European 0.3%
Czech 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Westville 3,175 $47,083
Belgium 466 $35,357
Catlin 2,087 $51,136
Danville 33,904 $39,308
Georgetown 3,628 $37,310
Oakwood 1,502 $44,583
Tilton 2,976 $37,727

Westville Public Libraries

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149 N. STATE
Westville, Illinois
(217) 267-3170

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Westville High Schools (2004)

Serves 372 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.5

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