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Demographics

People

Total Population1,861
Male Share of the Population50.8%
Female Share of the Population49.2%
Senior Citizens14.7%
Employed Population 16+746
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married43.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.6%
Median Earnings25+$30,395
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$32,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,889
% Above Poverty Level82%
% Below Poverty Level18%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.2%
Median Gross Rent$539
Median House Value$73,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)27.2%
German22.6%
Irish10.7%
English8.2%
Italian5.8%
Scottish2.8%
Dutch2.1%
Polish1.7%
Welsh1.1%
French Except Basque0.7%
Czech0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
Croatian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
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Sesser Almanac

CategoryValue
County Franklin County
Standard Zip Codes62884
Phone Area Codes618
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.09
Approximate Longitude-89.05

Sesser Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBENTON 2 N
Distance8.3 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp45 to 67 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip43.1 inches
StationDU QUOIN 4 SE
Distance11.1 miles
Jan Temp22 to 40 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip44.1 inches
StationCARBONDALE SEWAGE PLANT
Distance24.5 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp42 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 69 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Buckner467$34,000
Christopher2,982$40,000
Ina2,450$46,250
Nason266$36,250

Sesser Public Libraries

Sesser Public Library
303 WEST FRANKLIN STREET
Sesser, Illinois
(618) 625-6566

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Sesser Public Schools

Sesser-valier Elem School
4626 State Highway 154
ZIP: 62884
(618) 625-5105
Primary
Total Enrollment 314
Sesser-valier High School
4626 State Highway 154
ZIP: 62884
(618) 625-5105
High
Total Enrollment 227
Sesser-valier Jr High School
4626 State Highway 154
ZIP: 62884
(618) 625-5105
Middle
Total Enrollment 144
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