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Demographics

People

Total Population519
Male Share of the Population48.4%
Female Share of the Population51.6%
Senior Citizens14.5%
Employed Population 16+227
Age of the Population32

Families

% of people married62.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.4%
Median Earnings25+$32,222
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,406
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,083
% Above Poverty Level82.1%
% Below Poverty Level17.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20.2%
Median Gross Rent$658
Median House Value$126,600

Ancestry

German38.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.8%
Irish18.1%
French Except Basque6.2%
Welsh3.9%
English3.9%
Italian3.9%
Polish2.7%
Lebanese2.3%
Portuguese2.3%
Arab2.3%
Scottish1.3%
Swedish0.8%
Dutch0.8%
Canadian0.8%
Czech0.4%
Norwegian0.2%
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Hecker Almanac

CategoryValue
County Monroe County
P.O. Box Zip Codes62248
Phone Area Codes618
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.3
Approximate Longitude-90

Hecker Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWATERLOO
Distance8.7 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp45 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 69 F
Annual Precip42.1 inches
StationSPARTA 1 W
Distance19.9 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp43 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip42.7 inches
StationFESTUS
Distance22.2 miles
Jan Temp18 to 39 F
Apr Temp41 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 88 F
Oct Temp42 to 70 F
Annual Precip39.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Freeburg4,111$105,577
Lenzburg586$48,625
New Athens2,106$61,944
Red Bud3,597$74,821
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