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Demographics

People

Total Population756
Male Share of the Population52.5%
Female Share of the Population47.5%
Senior Citizens14%
Employed Population 16+398
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married63.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.4%
Median Earnings25+$31,087
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,583

Wealth

Median Family Income$63,125
% Above Poverty Level98%
% Below Poverty Level2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home4.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21%
Median Gross Rent$704
Median House Value$101,200

Ancestry

German25.9%
Irish23.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.6%
Swedish10.7%
English7%
Belgian4.9%
Italian2.8%
Polish1.3%
Greek1.2%
Danishn1.2%
Dutch1.1%
Hungarian0.9%
Czech0.9%
Norwegian0.5%
Canadian0.4%
Scottish0.4%
Bulgarian0.3%
Russian0.3%
French Except Basque0.1%
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Sherrard Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mercer County
Standard Zip Codes61281
Phone Area Codes309
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.31
Approximate Longitude-90.5

Sherrard Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMOLINE QUAD CITY AP
Distance10.2 miles
Jan Temp12 to 30 F
Apr Temp39 to 62 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 64 F
Annual Precip38 inches
StationLE CLAIRE L & D 14
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp13 to 29 F
Apr Temp41 to 60 F
Jul Temp67 to 85 F
Oct Temp45 to 64 F
Annual Precip34.1 inches
StationMONMOUTH
Distance28.6 miles
Jan Temp15 to 31 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 65 F
Annual Precip38.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Coal Valley3,825$77,105
Matherville853$74,722
Oak Grove562$39,286
Orion2,013$71,389
Reynolds444$66,250

Sherrard Public Libraries

Sherrard Public Library District
201 FIFTH AVENUE
Sherrard, Illinois
(309) 593-2178

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Sherrard Public Schools

Sherrard Elementary School
209 1st St
ZIP: 61281
(309) 593-2917
Primary
Total Enrollment 252
Sherrard High School
4701 176th Ave
ZIP: 61281
(309) 593-2175
High
Total Enrollment 484
Sherrard Jr High School
4701 176th Ave
ZIP: 61281
(309) 593-2135
Middle
Total Enrollment 244
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