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Demographics

People

Total Population1,989
Male Share of the Population50.2%
Female Share of the Population49.8%
Senior Citizens15.2%
Employed Population 16+1,071
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married53.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.8%
Median Earnings25+$40,037
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$70,000
% Above Poverty Level93.8%
% Below Poverty Level6.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home3%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21.5%
Median Gross Rent$621
Median House Value$133,000

Ancestry

German32.6%
English11.5%
Irish9.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.3%
Scottish2.8%
Italian2.6%
French Except Basque1.8%
Dutch1.4%
Norwegian1%
Swedish0.9%
Danishn0.9%
Swiss0.6%
Lithuanian0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Austrian0.3%
Polish0.3%
Croatian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Ethiopian0.2%
African0.2%
Serbian0.2%
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Fisher Almanac

CategoryValue
County Champaign County
Standard Zip Codes61843
Phone Area Codes217
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.31
Approximate Longitude-88.34

Fisher Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationRANTOUL
Distance10.3 miles
Jan Temp14 to 33 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 67 F
Annual Precip38.7 inches
StationGIBSON CITY
Distance10.5 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 65 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches
StationTUSCOLA
Distance35.8 miles
Jan Temp18 to 34 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bellflower416$52,054
Elliott239$54,107
Mahomet7,996$97,485
Mansfield848$56,667
Rantoul13,238$48,088

Fisher Public Schools

Fisher Grade School
801 S 5th St
ZIP: 61843
(217) 897-1133
Primary
Total Enrollment 320
Fisher Jr/sr High School
211 W Division St
ZIP: 61843
(217) 897-1225
High
Total Enrollment 275
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