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People

Total Population 2,011
Male Share of the Population 43.9%
Female Share of the Population 56.1%
Senior Citizens 20.5%
Employed Population 16+ 805
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 42.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,732
% Above Poverty Level 78.3%
% Below Poverty Level 21.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 29.1%
Median Gross Rent $715
Median House Value $77,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.6%
US/American 0%
English 11.5%
Irish 10.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Marissa Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 38 miles SE of St. Louis, Missouri
County St Clair
Metro Area Saint Louis
Standard Zip Codes 62257
Phone Area Codes 618
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.261
Longitude -89.75

Marissa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station SPARTA 1 W
Distance 10.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 42.7 inches
Station KASKASKIA RIV NAV LOCK
Distance 22.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 39 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 39.6 inches
Station CARLYLE RESERVOIR
Distance 33.1 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 36 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Marissa, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Marrisa (62257)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Baldwin 409 $54,063
Fayetteville 408 $55,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Marissa Public Libraries

Library
Marissa Area P.l.d.ri
212 NORTH MAIN STREET
Marissa, Illinois
(618) 295-2825
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Marissa High Schools

MARISSA JR & SR HIGH SCHOOL
300 SCHOOL VIEW DR
618-295-2393
Serves 309 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.2

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