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Demographics

People

Total Population1,023
Male Share of the Population46.5%
Female Share of the Population53.5%
Senior Citizens19.8%
Employed Population 16+438
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married59.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13%
Median Earnings25+$36,538
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,625

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,000
% Above Poverty Level90.5%
% Below Poverty Level9.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37%
Median Gross Rent$732
Median House Value$87,500

Ancestry

Irish13.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.8%
English8.1%
Italian5%
Polish4%
Swedish2.5%
Scottish1.9%
French Except Basque1.7%
Iranian1.7%
Finnish1.4%
Ukrainian1.2%
Dutch1.1%
Greek0.8%
Canadian0.6%
German0.4%
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Atwood Almanac

CategoryValue
County Douglas County
Standard Zip Codes61913
Phone Area Codes217
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.79
Approximate Longitude-88.46

Atwood 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
Distance9.5 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
StationMATTOON
Distance23.8 miles
Jan Temp17 to 33 F
Apr Temp42 to 62 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 66 F
Annual Precip39.2 inches
StationWINDSOR
Distance25.3 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
Arthur2,758$64,018
Bement1,732$49,464
Garrett112$73,036
Hammond444$58,333
Ivesdale258$60,568

Atwood Public Libraries

Atwood-hammond Public Library District
123 NORTH MAIN STREET
Atwood, Illinois
(217) 578-2727

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Atwood Public Schools

Atwood Hammond High School
222 W Magnolia St
ZIP: 61913
(217) 578-2226
Atwood-hammond Grade School
316 N Illinois St
ZIP: 61913
(217) 578-2229
Primary
Total Enrollment 290
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