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Demographics

People

Total Population1,035
Male Share of the Population53%
Female Share of the Population47%
Senior Citizens17.8%
Employed Population 16+477
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married59.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.7%
Median Earnings25+$41,125
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,519

Wealth

Median Family Income$69,286
% Above Poverty Level87.4%
% Below Poverty Level12.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29%
Median Gross Rent$500
Median House Value$96,400

Ancestry

German24.5%
Belgian18.6%
Irish14.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.2%
English9%
Swedish8.5%
Scottish4.3%
Norwegian2.2%
Polish2.1%
Dutch1.9%
French Except Basque1.6%
Italian1.4%
Danishn0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Austrian0.3%
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Atkinson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Henry County
Standard Zip Codes61235
Phone Area Codes815,309
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.41
Approximate Longitude-90.01

Atkinson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGENESEO
Distance7.3 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
StationKEWANEE 1 E
Distance13.2 miles
Jan Temp10 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches
StationPRINCETON
Distance28.6 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp65 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Annawan916$64,375
Cambridge2,162$70,463
Geneseo6,589$72,348
Hooppole316$35,833
Kewanee12,755$48,493
Mineral232$46,875

Atkinson Public Libraries

Atkinson Public Library District
109 SOUTH STATE STREET
Atkinson, Illinois
(309) 936-7606

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Atkinson Public Schools

Excel Alternative Program
105 S State St
ZIP: 61235
(309) 936-7790
Other
Total Enrollment 56
Sources :
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