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Demographics

People

Total Population736
Male Share of the Population51.9%
Female Share of the Population48.1%
Senior Citizens24.9%
Employed Population 16+341
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married52%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.7%
Median Earnings25+$27,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,000
% Above Poverty Level84.5%
% Below Poverty Level15.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.2%
Median Gross Rent$666
Median House Value$75,000

Ancestry

German29.8%
Irish13.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.3%
English9.2%
Belgian7.9%
Swedish7.5%
Italian4.6%
French Except Basque2.4%
Norwegian2.2%
Polish2%
Scottish1.6%
Dutch1.6%
Danishn1.4%
Hungarian1%
Slovak0.7%
Slovene0.5%
Russian0.5%
Ukrainian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Czech0.3%
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Sheffield Almanac

CategoryValue
County Bureau County
Standard Zip Codes61361
Phone Area Codes779,815
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.35
Approximate Longitude-89.73

Sheffield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationKEWANEE 1 E
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp10 to 28 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 63 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches
StationGALVA
Distance19.6 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip37.8 inches
StationGENESEO
Distance22.3 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Annawan916$64,375
Buda595$43,750
Manlius400$51,875
Mineral232$46,875
Neponset554$52,250

Sheffield Public Libraries

Sheffield Public Library
136 EAST COOK STREET
Sheffield, Illinois
(815) 454-2628

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Sheffield Public Schools

Bureau Valley High School
9154 2125 N Avenue
ZIP: 61361
(815) 445-4004
High
Total Enrollment 307
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