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Demographics

People

Total Population2,881
Male Share of the Population47.7%
Female Share of the Population52.3%
Senior Citizens13.2%
Employed Population 16+1,443
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married51%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.8%
Median Earnings25+$33,832
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,788

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,853
% Above Poverty Level84.3%
% Below Poverty Level15.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.4%
% Using Public Transportation1%

Housing

People Living Alone26.2%
Median Gross Rent$658
Median House Value$86,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)39.7%
English8.1%
Irish6.2%
Polish2.5%
Russian1.9%
Italian1.6%
Dutch1.4%
Scottish1.2%
Greek1.1%
German1%
Czech1%
Welsh0.8%
French Except Basque0.8%
Syrian0.4%
Swiss0.4%
Arab0.4%
Croatian0.3%
Canadian0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
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Arcola Almanac

CategoryValue
County Douglas County
Standard Zip Codes61910
Phone Area Codes217
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.68
Approximate Longitude-88.3

Arcola Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationTUSCOLA
Distance8.1 miles
Jan Temp18 to 34 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationCHARLESTON
Distance16.4 miles
Jan Temp19 to 35 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip41.7 inches
StationWINDSOR
Distance22.6 miles
Jan Temp19 to 35 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip39.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arthur2,714$67,949
Camargo512$45,357
Garrett79$66,250
Hindsboro349$60,625
Humboldt483$55,357

Arcola Public Libraries

Arcola Public Library District
407 EAST MAIN STREET
Arcola, Illinois
(217) 268-4477

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Arcola Public Schools

Arcola Elementary School
351 W Washington St
ZIP: 61910
(217) 268-4961
Primary
Total Enrollment 427
Arcola High School
351 W Washington St
ZIP: 61910
(217) 268-4962
High
Total Enrollment 326
H E L P Arcola
211 1/2 S Jacques St
ZIP: 61910
(217) 268-3855
Primary

Arcola Private Schools

Little Creek School
3200 E 1600 N
ZIP: 61910
Elementary
Total Enrollment 36
South Prairie School
75 N Cr 200 E
ZIP: 61910
Elementary
Total Enrollment 30
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