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Where is Decatur, IL?

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Decatur is a city found in Illinois, The United States Of America. It is located 39.84 latitude and -88.95 longitude and it is situated at elevation 206 meters above sea level.

Decatur has a population of 76,122 making it the 14th biggest city in Illinois. It operates on the CDT time zone, which means that it follows the same time zone as Chicago.

Quick facts

Country The United States Of America
State Illinois
Population 76,122
Elevation 206 m over sea level
Time Zone CDT
Longitude -88.954800
Latitude 39.840310
Airport Decatur Airport

Decatur has a population of around 55598, of which 26249 (47%) are male and 29349 (52%) are female. The average age of the inhabitants of Decatur is 38.90, meaning that the average person is above the national median age of 37. For every male, there are approximately 1.12 females, meaning that the population is relatively evenly distributed between males and female(s).

Of Decatur's 55598 residents, around 54016 (97.20%) identify as having a single race. The majority of the population is white, which consists of 71.40% of the population. Of the remaining population, 12128 are black/African Americans (21.80%), 349 are native Americans (0.60%), 481 are asians (0.90%), 93 are pacific islanders (0.20%), 1284 are other (2.30%).

The median income of households in Decatur is $41496.00, meaning that most of the households are above the poverty threshold for families of three. Of the total population, 9.30% of households reported an annual income of less than $10,000.

Decatur, IL Zipcodes

The city of Decatur has 7 zipcodes recognized by the United States Census Bureau: 62501, 62521, 62522, 62523, 62526, 62535, 62554.

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.