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Demographics

People

Total Population1,724
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens17.6%
Employed Population 16+802
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married50.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.6%
Median Earnings25+$37,026
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,083

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,583
% Above Poverty Level91%
% Below Poverty Level9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.8%
Median Gross Rent$544
Median House Value$84,900

Ancestry

German35.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.5%
Irish14.9%
English11.5%
Italian2.9%
Swedish2.8%
French Except Basque2.4%
Dutch1.8%
Swiss1.2%
African1%
Belgian0.8%
Polish0.7%
Norwegian0.6%
Scottish0.5%
Hungarian0.3%
Canadian0.2%
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Maroa Almanac

CategoryValue
County Macon County
Standard Zip Codes61756
Phone Area Codes217
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.03
Approximate Longitude-88.95

Maroa Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationDECATUR
Distance14.1 miles
Jan Temp17 to 35 F
Apr Temp42 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 68 F
Annual Precip39.7 inches
StationFARMER CITY
Distance20.5 miles
Jan Temp14 to 32 F
Apr Temp40 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 66 F
Annual Precip36 inches
StationLINCOLN
Distance21.4 miles
Jan Temp15 to 33 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp41 to 67 F
Annual Precip38.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Argenta1,125$67,857
Clinton7,195$58,733
Forsyth3,421$87,366
Kenney349$54,464
Oreana848$52,422

Maroa Public Libraries

Maroa Public Library District
305 EAST GARFIELD STREET
Maroa, Illinois
(217) 794-5111

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Maroa Public Schools

Maroa-forsyth Grade School
101 S Cedar St
ZIP: 61756
(217) 877-2023
Primary
Total Enrollment 540
Maroa-forsyth Middle School
101 S Cedar St
ZIP: 61756
(217) 794-5115
Middle
Total Enrollment 288
Maroa-forsyth Senior High Sch
610 W Washington St
ZIP: 61756
(217) 794-3463
High
Total Enrollment 352
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