Demographics

People

Total Population602
Male Share of the Population46.7%
Female Share of the Population53.3%
Senior Citizens19.3%
Employed Population 16+276
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married45.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.6%
Median Earnings25+$29,861
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,821
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,339

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,938
% Above Poverty Level77.6%
% Below Poverty Level22.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home1.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.9%
Median Gross Rent$645
Median House Value$62,700

Ancestry

German29.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)26.2%
Irish18.8%
English7%
Italian5.1%
Dutch3.2%
French Except Basque2.7%
Polish2%
Danishn1.3%
Norwegian0.8%
Swiss0.8%
Scottish0.2%
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Ava Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyJackson County
Standard Zip Codes62907
Phone Area Codes618
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude37.88
Approximate Longitude-89.49

Ava Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationDU QUOIN 4 SE
Distance17.4 miles
Jan Temp22 to 40 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip44.1 inches
StationCARBONDALE SEWAGE PLANT
Distance20.3 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches
StationKASKASKIA RIV NAV LOCK
Distance25.7 miles
Jan Temp22 to 39 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp68 to 91 F
Oct Temp46 to 71 F
Annual Precip39.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Campbell Hill303$60,313
Cutler384$52,917
Gorham206$41,250
Percy945$35,500
Vergennes202$48,333
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