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Demographics

People

Total Population1,146
Male Share of the Population52.5%
Female Share of the Population47.5%
Senior Citizens12.1%
Employed Population 16+551
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married55.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher6.7%
Median Earnings25+$24,491
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,125
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,250
% Above Poverty Level80.8%
% Below Poverty Level19.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home3.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone19%
Median Gross Rent$658
Median House Value$84,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)43.5%
German17.3%
Irish12.4%
Polish8%
French Except Basque4.8%
English3.6%
Dutch3.5%
Italian1.7%
Swedish1%
Scottish1%
Ukrainian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Russian0.2%
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Onarga Almanac

CategoryValue
County Iroquois County
Standard Zip Codes60955
Phone Area Codes815
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.71
Approximate Longitude-88.01

Onarga Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPIPER CITY
Distance10.8 miles
Jan Temp13 to 31 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp41 to 66 F
Annual Precip36.8 inches
StationWATSEKA 2 NW
Distance14.7 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp39 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip39.2 inches
StationGIBSON CITY
Distance25.6 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 65 F
Annual Precip36.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Buckley542$62,813
Danforth628$73,438
Gilman1,823$60,217

Onarga Public Libraries

Onarga Community Public Library District
209 WEST SEMINARY AVENUE
Onarga, Illinois
(815) 268-7626

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Onarga Public Schools

Iroquois West Middle School
303 N Evergreen St
ZIP: 60955
(815) 268-4355
Middle
Total Enrollment 216

Onarga Private Schools

Grand Prairie School
110 N Locust St
ZIP: 60955
Secondary
Total Enrollment 66
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