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Demographics

People

Total Population336
Male Share of the Population52.1%
Female Share of the Population47.9%
Senior Citizens15.2%
Employed Population 16+150
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married44.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher3.3%
Median Earnings25+$28,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,313

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,031
% Above Poverty Level92.6%
% Below Poverty Level7.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.4%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$66,800

Ancestry

Irish11.9%
English11.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11%
Dutch3%
Danishn1.5%
Italian1.2%
German1.2%
Scottish0.6%
French Except Basque0.6%
Welsh0.3%
Polish0.3%
Austrian0.3%
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Mason Almanac

CategoryValue
County Effingham County
Standard Zip Codes62443
Phone Area Codes
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.95
Approximate Longitude-88.62

Mason Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationEFFINGHAM
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp18 to 35 F
Apr Temp42 to 64 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip42 inches
StationOLNEY 2 S
Distance34 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp42 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 69 F
Annual Precip45.2 inches
StationWINDSOR
Distance34.4 miles
Jan Temp19 to 35 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip39.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Altamont2,419$56,750
Edgewood442$55,313
Effingham12,517$62,719
Farina631$51,719
Iola143$43,750
Watson797$49,792
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