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Demographics

People

Total Population478
Male Share of the Population55.4%
Female Share of the Population44.6%
Senior Citizens10.7%
Employed Population 16+236
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married56.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.9%
Median Earnings25+$35,972
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,719

Wealth

Median Family Income$70,833
% Above Poverty Level88.9%
% Below Poverty Level11.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone19.1%
Median Gross Rent$675
Median House Value$81,500

Ancestry

German26.4%
Irish16.5%
Italian9.2%
Polish8.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7.5%
Swedish4.6%
English4.4%
Scottish2.1%
Dutch1.9%
Norwegian0.8%
Welsh0.6%
Greek0.4%
Belgian0.4%
Czech0.4%
French Except Basque0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
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Cherry Almanac

CategoryValue
County Bureau County
P.O. Box Zip Codes61317
Phone Area Codes
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.43
Approximate Longitude-89.21

Cherry Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPERU
Distance7.9 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 65 F
Annual Precip37.7 inches
StationPRINCETON
Distance13.5 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
StationTISKILWA 2 SE
Distance17.2 miles
Jan Temp13 to 31 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp41 to 65 F
Annual Precip36.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arlington199$73,929
Dalzell719$69,125
La Moille839$66,667
Ladd1,178$67,708

Cherry Public Schools

Cherry Grade School
314 S Main St
ZIP: 61317
(815) 894-2777
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