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Demographics

People

Total Population7,405
Male Share of the Population49.2%
Female Share of the Population50.8%
Senior Citizens7.1%
Employed Population 16+3,718
Age of the Population31

Families

% of people married60.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher33.8%
Median Earnings25+$51,855
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$33,269
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,906

Wealth

Median Family Income$102,135
% Above Poverty Level98.2%
% Below Poverty Level1.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time34 minutes
% Working from Home2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.2%
% Using Public Transportation4.5%

Housing

People Living Alone15.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,339
Median House Value$212,100

Ancestry

Irish31.6%
German24.6%
Italian16.7%
Polish13.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.2%
English4.2%
Dutch3.8%
Lithuanian2.4%
French Except Basque1.9%
Swedish1.6%
Slovak1.1%
Czech0.9%
Croatian0.8%
Russian0.7%
Hungarian0.7%
Scottish0.6%
US/American0.6%
Swiss0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
Slovene0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Greek0.2%
Austrian0.1%
Canadian0.1%
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Manhattan Almanac

CategoryValue
County Will County
Standard Zip Codes60442
Phone Area Codes815
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.42
Approximate Longitude-87.98

Manhattan Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationJOLIET BRANDON RD DAM
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.9 inches
StationPARK FOREST
Distance16.6 miles
Jan Temp15 to 29 F
Apr Temp39 to 58 F
Jul Temp65 to 84 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.6 inches
StationWHEATON 3 SE
Distance27.6 miles
Jan Temp14 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 67 F
Annual Precip37.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Elwood2,144$76,125
Frankfort18,415$128,963
Joliet147,515$71,572
Mokena19,839$110,929
New Lenox25,347$111,287
Rockdale2,151$63,145

Manhattan Public Libraries

Manhattan-elwood Public Library District
240 WHITSON STREET
Manhattan, Illinois
(815) 478-3987

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Manhattan Public Schools

Anna Mcdonald Elem School
200 2nd St
ZIP: 60442
(815) 478-0191
Primary
Total Enrollment 450
Manhattan Jr High School
15606 W Smith Rd
ZIP: 60442
(815) 478-6090
Middle
Total Enrollment 427
Wilson Creek Elem Sch
25440 S Gougar Rd
ZIP: 60442
(815) 478-4527
Primary
Total Enrollment 483
Wilton Center Elem School
29520 S Cedar Rd
ZIP: 60442
(815) 478-3652

Manhattan Private Schools

St Joseph Catholic Elementary School
275 W North St
ZIP: 60442
Elementary
Total Enrollment 138
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