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Demographics

People

Total Population587
Male Share of the Population49.4%
Female Share of the Population50.6%
Senior Citizens20.8%
Employed Population 16+276
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married63.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.6%
Median Earnings25+$34,107
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,344

Wealth

Median Family Income$66,250
% Above Poverty Level92.8%
% Below Poverty Level7.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home4.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.7%
Median Gross Rent$532
Median House Value$89,100

Ancestry

Swedish17.5%
Irish15.3%
English11.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.2%
Belgian5.3%
French Except Basque4.8%
Polish2.6%
Scottish2.6%
Welsh1.9%
Italian1.5%
Dutch1.4%
Norwegian1%
Swiss0.9%
Croatian0.7%
Greek0.5%
Czech0.3%
Lebanese0.3%
German0.3%
Arab0.3%
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Alpha Almanac

CategoryValue
County Henry County
Standard Zip Codes61413
Phone Area Codes309
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.19
Approximate Longitude-90.38

Alpha Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationGALESBURG
Distance16.7 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp65 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.2 inches
StationGALVA
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip37.8 inches
StationGENESEO
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Andover583$61,429
North Henderson237$47,031
Rio187$46,875

Alpha Public Schools

Alwood Elem School
101 E A St
ZIP: 61413
(309) 629-5011
Primary
Total Enrollment 205
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