|Male Share of the Population||50.9%|
|Female Share of the Population||49.1%|
|Employed Population 16+||279|
|Age of the Population||39|
|% of people married||54.5%|
|Average household size||3|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||14.6%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$46,750|
|% Above Poverty Level||85.7%|
|% Below Poverty Level||14.3%|
|Average Commute Time||30 minutes|
|% Working from Home||6.1%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||2.5%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||25.2%|
|Median Gross Rent||$650|
|Median House Value||$95,800|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||20%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||13 miles E of Springfield, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||94 miles NE of St. Louis, Missouri|
|Standard Zip Codes||62545|
|Phone Area Codes||217|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||SPRINGFIELD CAPITAL AP|
|Jan Temp||17 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||35.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||15 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||37.5 inches|
|Station||MASON CITY 1 W|
|Jan Temp||16 to 33 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||35.7 inches|
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