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Demographics

People

Total Population746
Male Share of the Population45.4%
Female Share of the Population54.6%
Senior Citizens5.2%
Employed Population 16+280
Age of the Population20

Families

% of people married8.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher68.8%
Median Earnings25+$40,278
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$66,667
% Above Poverty Level95.8%
% Below Poverty Level4.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work65.4%
% Using Public Transportation2.5%

Housing

People Living Alone44.1%
Median Gross Rent$950
Median House Value$162,500

Ancestry

German28.8%
English17.4%
French Except Basque8.2%
Irish6.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)5.9%
Norwegian4.2%
Russian3.2%
Welsh3.1%
Ukrainian3.1%
Italian2.8%
West Indian2.8%
Trinidad Tobago2.8%
Dutch2.1%
Ghanaian2%
African2%
Swedish1.9%
Lithuanian1.5%
Canadian1.3%
Cypriot1.3%
Finnish1.2%
Australian1.2%
Scottish0.7%
Hungarian0.3%
Czech0.3%
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Elsah Almanac

CategoryValue
County Jersey County
Standard Zip Codes62028
Phone Area Codes618
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.95
Approximate Longitude-90.35

Elsah Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationJERSEYVILLE 2 SW
Distance10 miles
Jan Temp17 to 35 F
Apr Temp42 to 64 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip38.3 inches
StationALTON MELVIN PRICE L&D
Distance14.9 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp45 to 64 F
Jul Temp69 to 88 F
Oct Temp46 to 68 F
Annual Precip38.5 inches
StationST PETERS 2 SSE
Distance19.9 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip38.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alton27,175$45,357
Brighton2,316$67,875
Godfrey17,809$77,777
Grafton688$72,917
Jerseyville8,502$55,095
Otterville89$28,750
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