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Demographics

People

Total Population1,545
Male Share of the Population47.1%
Female Share of the Population52.9%
Senior Citizens17%
Employed Population 16+755
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married58%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23%
Median Earnings25+$37,112
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$37,083

Wealth

Median Family Income$75,417
% Above Poverty Level96.1%
% Below Poverty Level3.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home0.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23.1%
Median Gross Rent$564
Median House Value$120,600

Ancestry

German28.9%
Irish13.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.5%
English8.3%
Swedish6.3%
Dutch5.8%
Italian5%
Belgian3.6%
Polish2.2%
Scottish1.9%
French Except Basque1.6%
Norwegian1.6%
Danishn1.2%
Lebanese1%
Arab1%
Czech0.8%
Welsh0.6%
Ethiopian0.6%
African0.6%
Russian0.4%
Syrian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Bulgarian0.2%
Australian0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
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Erie Almanac

CategoryValue
County Whiteside County
Standard Zip Codes61250
Phone Area Codes309
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.65
Approximate Longitude-90.08

Erie Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMORRISON
Distance11.5 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip37.6 inches
StationGENESEO
Distance14.7 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.4 inches
StationLE CLAIRE L & D 14
Distance17.7 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp41 to 60 F
Jul Temp67 to 85 F
Oct Temp45 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Albany989$70,208
Cordova645$66,528
Hillsdale557$54,464
Lyndon690$61,000
Morrison3,992$56,406
Prophetstown2,093$53,500

Erie Public Libraries

Erie Public Library District
802 EIGHTH AVENUE
Erie, Illinois
(309) 659-2707

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Erie Public Schools

Erie Elem School
605 6th Ave
ZIP: 61250
(309) 659-2239
Primary
Total Enrollment 244
Erie High School
435 6th Ave
ZIP: 61250
(309) 659-2339
High
Total Enrollment 215
Erie Middle School
500 5th Ave
ZIP: 61250
(309) 659-2239
Middle
Total Enrollment 193
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