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Demographics

People

Total Population2,093
Male Share of the Population48.9%
Female Share of the Population51.1%
Senior Citizens19.7%
Employed Population 16+798
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married42.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,197
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$40,395
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,500
% Above Poverty Level85.8%
% Below Poverty Level14.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone34.6%
Median Gross Rent$697
Median House Value$89,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.6%
Irish10.7%
English9%
Dutch4.9%
Swedish4.7%
Polish3.5%
French Except Basque3.4%
Italian2.4%
Belgian1.8%
Danishn1.6%
Scottish1.4%
Norwegian1.3%
Swiss0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Czech0.2%
German0.2%
Romanian0.2%
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Prophetstown Almanac

CategoryValue
County Whiteside County
Standard Zip Codes61277
Phone Area Codes815
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.66
Approximate Longitude-89.93

Prophetstown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMORRISON
Distance9 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 64 F
Annual Precip37.6 inches
StationGENESEO
Distance18.9 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.4 inches
StationWALNUT
Distance19.3 miles
Jan Temp11 to 28 F
Apr Temp39 to 59 F
Jul Temp64 to 83 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip36.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Erie1,545$75,417
Hillsdale557$54,464
Hooppole316$35,833
Lyndon690$61,000
Morrison3,992$56,406

Prophetstown Public Libraries

Henry C. Adams Memorial Library
209 WEST THIRD STREET
Prophetstown, Illinois
(815) 537-5462

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Prophetstown Public Schools

Prophetstown Elem School
301 W 3rd St
ZIP: 61277
(815) 537-2345
Primary
Total Enrollment 213
Prophetstown High School
310 W Riverside Dr
ZIP: 61277
(815) 537-5161
High
Total Enrollment 283
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