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Demographics

People

Total Population2,714
Male Share of the Population47.5%
Female Share of the Population52.5%
Senior Citizens18%
Employed Population 16+1,435
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married53.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.1%
Median Earnings25+$33,188
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$32,386
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,719

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,949
% Above Poverty Level93.8%
% Below Poverty Level6.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home3%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25.8%
Median Gross Rent$686
Median House Value$101,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.4%
Irish9.2%
English8.4%
Scottish2.8%
Swedish2.2%
German1.3%
Dutch1.3%
Italian0.9%
Swiss0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
French Except Basque0.6%
Romanian0.5%
Canadian0.4%
Croatian0.4%
African0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Greek0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Polish0.1%
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Arthur Almanac

CategoryValue
County Douglas County
Standard Zip Codes61911
Phone Area Codes217
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.71
Approximate Longitude-88.46

Arthur 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
Distance11.6 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
StationWINDSOR
Distance19.5 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
StationMOWEAQUA
Distance29.5 miles
Jan Temp15 to 34 F
Apr Temp41 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 88 F
Oct Temp42 to 68 F
Annual Precip37.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arcola2,881$59,853
Atwood1,106$65,909
Garrett79$66,250
Hammond457$58,625
Lovington1,098$62,961

Arthur Public Libraries

Arthur Public Library District
225 SOUTH WALNUT STREET
Arthur, Illinois
(217) 543-2037

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Arthur Public Schools

Arthur Grade School
126 E Lincoln St
ZIP: 61911
(217) 543-2109
Primary
Total Enrollment 436
Arthur Jr High School
301 E Columbia St
ZIP: 61911
(217) 543-2146
Arthur-lovington-atwood-hammond High School
301 E Columbia St
ZIP: 61911
(217) 543-2146
High
Total Enrollment 264

Arthur Private Schools

Arthur Christian School
1710 State Highway 133
ZIP: 61911
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 72
Meadowlark School
67 E Cr 100 N
ZIP: 61911
Elementary
Total Enrollment 46
Northside School
12 E Cr 500 N Between 122 & 131
ZIP: 61911
Elementary
Total Enrollment 24
Plainview Parochial School
2065 County Rd 1600 E
ZIP: 61911
Elementary
Total Enrollment 24
Prairie Lane Amish School
220 E Cr 300 N
ZIP: 61911
Elementary
Total Enrollment 37
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