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Demographics

People

Total Population4,404
Male Share of the Population46.2%
Female Share of the Population53.8%
Senior Citizens22.4%
Employed Population 16+2,125
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married68.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher45.6%
Median Earnings25+$60,208
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$106,875
% Above Poverty Level98.5%
% Below Poverty Level1.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20%
Median Gross Rent$839
Median House Value$217,200

Ancestry

German34.5%
English17.7%
Irish12.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.7%
Italian9%
French Except Basque3.3%
Swedish3.1%
Norwegian3.1%
Scottish2.4%
Danishn1.9%
Welsh1.6%
Dutch1.6%
Polish1.2%
Australian1.1%
Czech0.6%
Slovak0.5%
Lithuanian0.5%
Austrian0.5%
Hungarian0.3%
Finnish0.3%
Slovene0.3%
Arab0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Russian0.1%
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Sherman Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sangamon County
Standard Zip Codes62684
Phone Area Codes217
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.88
Approximate Longitude-89.6

Sherman Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSPRINGFIELD CAPITAL AP
Distance5.1 miles
Jan Temp17 to 33 F
Apr Temp42 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp44 to 67 F
Annual Precip35.5 inches
StationMASON CITY 1 W
Distance21.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 33 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp64 to 87 F
Oct Temp44 to 67 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches
StationMOWEAQUA
Distance36.1 miles
Jan Temp15 to 34 F
Apr Temp41 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 88 F
Oct Temp42 to 68 F
Annual Precip37.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cantrall121$91,250
Grandview1,388$44,250
Riverton3,449$63,391

Sherman Public Libraries

Sherman Public Library District
2100 EAST ANDREW ROAD
Sherman, Illinois
(217) 496-2496

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Sherman Public Schools

Sherman Elem School
312 South St
ZIP: 62684
(217) 496-2021
Primary
Total Enrollment 563
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