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Demographics

People

Total Population259
Male Share of the Population47.1%
Female Share of the Population52.9%
Senior Citizens15.1%
Employed Population 16+126
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married61.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.3%
Median Earnings25+$32,857
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$35,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,750
% Above Poverty Level90.5%
% Below Poverty Level9.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21.4%
Median Gross Rent$679
Median House Value$78,900

Ancestry

German29.7%
Irish23.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.7%
English9.7%
Norwegian8.5%
Italian7.7%
Scottish4.6%
Swedish3.5%
French Except Basque3.1%
Swiss2.3%
Polish2.3%
Dutch2.3%
Canadian1.9%
Slovak0.8%
Lithuanian0.8%
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Compton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lee County
Standard Zip Codes61318
Phone Area Codes815
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.69
Approximate Longitude-89.08

Compton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPAW PAW 2 NW
Distance4.5 miles
Jan Temp8 to 25 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip36.7 inches
StationDIXON 1 NW
Distance24.1 miles
Jan Temp10 to 26 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 62 F
Annual Precip37.2 inches
StationPRINCETON
Distance29.4 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
Earlville1,672$55,855
Lee358$57,500
Mendota7,182$62,813
Paw Paw812$53,333
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