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Demographics

People

Total Population446
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens16.4%
Employed Population 16+160
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married43.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,792
% Above Poverty Level69%
% Below Poverty Level31%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone48.6%
Median Gross Rent$681
Median House Value$49,000

Ancestry

German23.5%
Irish12.6%
Italian9.9%
English7.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.4%
French Except Basque4.3%
Scottish3.6%
Polish3.1%
Norwegian2%
Czech1.6%
Ukrainian1.3%
Swedish1.3%
Dutch1.3%
Hungarian0.9%
Welsh0.4%
Slovak0.4%
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Buckner Almanac

CategoryValue
County Franklin County
Standard Zip Codes62819
Phone Area Codes618
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude37.98
Approximate Longitude-89.01

Buckner Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBENTON 2 N
Distance6.4 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp45 to 67 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip43.1 inches
StationDU QUOIN 4 SE
Distance10 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
Distance18.1 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Benton7,050$46,402
Christopher2,853$40,225
Orient334$35,750
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