Demographics

People

Total Population1,246
Male Share of the Population53.4%
Female Share of the Population46.6%
Senior Citizens18.5%
Employed Population 16+479
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married44.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.9%
Median Earnings25+$31,196
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,341

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,444
% Above Poverty Level81%
% Below Poverty Level19%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.8%
Median Gross Rent$450
Median House Value$66,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.8%
Irish8.7%
English5.5%
French Except Basque2.7%
Italian1.9%
Dutch1.9%
Polish1.8%
German0.5%
Norwegian0.3%
Swedish0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Ugandan0.2%
Russian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Scottish0.2%
African0.2%
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Assumption Almanac

CategoryValue
County Christian County
Standard Zip Codes62510
Phone Area Codes217
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.51
Approximate Longitude-89.04

Assumption Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMOWEAQUA
Distance8 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
StationMORRISONVILLE
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 67 F
Annual Precip35 inches
StationWINDSOR
Distance24.5 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blue Mound1,167$52,212
Moweaqua1,854$64,491
Owaneco206$58,250
Pana5,572$50,163
Tower Hill720$49,808

Assumption Public Libraries

Assumption Public Library District
205 NORTH OAK STREET
Assumption, Illinois
(217) 226-3915

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Assumption Public Schools

Bond Primary
105 N College St
ZIP: 62510
(217) 226-4022
Primary
Total Enrollment 168
Central A & M Middle School
404 Colegrove St
ZIP: 62510
(217) 226-4241
Middle
Total Enrollment 185
Kemmerer Village School
941 N 2500 East Rd
ZIP: 62510
(217) 226-4012
High
Total Enrollment 24

Assumption Private Schools

Kemmerer Village School
941 N 2500 East Rd
ZIP: 62510
Secondary
Total Enrollment 15
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