Demographics

People

Total Population4,440
Male Share of the Population47.5%
Female Share of the Population52.5%
Senior Citizens22.6%
Employed Population 16+2,177
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married64.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher41.4%
Median Earnings25+$61,087
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,219

Wealth

Median Family Income$118,681
% Above Poverty Level98.4%
% Below Poverty Level1.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone28.5%
Median Gross Rent$894
Median House Value$227,700

Ancestry

German34.3%
Irish17.8%
English14.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.6%
Italian7.3%
French Except Basque3.6%
Swedish1.9%
Welsh1.8%
Dutch1.7%
Danishn1.3%
Norwegian1%
Australian0.8%
Scottish0.7%
Arab0.5%
Lebanese0.5%
Czech0.5%
Slovak0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Finnish0.3%
Slovene0.3%
Polish0.2%
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Sherman Almanac

CategoryValue
CountySangamon 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
Cantrall223$129,375
Grandview1,453$45,875
Spaulding950$102,500
Springfield116,459$72,987
Williamsville1,423$95,357

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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