Dawson, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 500 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.3%
 
Males: 237  (47.4%)
Females: 263  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  42.6 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 62520, 62561.

Dawson Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2016: $52,526 (it was $51,250 in 2000)
Dawson:

$52,526
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,579 (it was $19,686 in 2000)

Dawson village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $94,445 (it was $73,400 in 2000)
Dawson:

$94,445
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $93,675; Detached houses: $110,235; Mobile homes: $25,198

Median gross rent in 2016: $732.

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  • Races in Dawson, IL (2010)

    Dawson races chart
    • 50499.0%White alone
    • 30.6%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%Hispanic

Races in Dawson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dawson: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.4%), Irish (13.9%), Italian (4.9%), American (3.2%), Polish (2.6%), French (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/20/1883

Elevation: 599 feet

Land area: 0.87 square miles.

Population density: 574 people per square mile   (low).

Dawson,IL real estate house value index trend

Dawson, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Dawson:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dawson village:

  • Never married: 34.6%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 18.1%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.2%
Illinois:

13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Dawson, Illinois as of August 18, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Dawson to the number of sex offenders is 270 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,734 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,570 (1.6%)

Dawson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (11.2 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (94.6 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (166.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Buffalo, IL (1.7 miles ), Riverton, IL (2.1 miles ), Spaulding, IL (2.1 miles ), Mechanicsburg, IL (2.1 miles ), Clear Lake, IL (2.5 miles ), Cornland, IL (2.6 miles) , Knollwood, IL (2.8 miles ), Sherman, IL (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $42,600
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.85 N, Longitude: 89.46 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 217

Dawson household income distribution Dawson home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -73 (-13.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Dawson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Dawson, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dawson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Dawson village center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 tornado 29.6 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dawson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 128.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 110.5 miles away from Dawson center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 157.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 114.0 miles away from Dawson center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 185.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sangamon County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dawson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dawson:

  • BROTHER JAMES COURT (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • ST. JOHNS HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • ST JOHNS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • ADLOFF PLACE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • CURTISS COURT (Hospital, about 11 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • TAYLOR HOUSE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • ALTERNA CARE INC. (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)

Amtrak station near Dawson:

  • 11 miles: SPRINGFIELD (WASHINGTON & 3RD STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dawson:

  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 12 miles; Springfield, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 13 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • Millikin University (about 26 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)
  • Richland Community College (about 31 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 51 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois State University (about 52 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 53 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)

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Notable location: Dawson Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Sangamon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 62.0. This is better than average.

City:

62.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2000 was 25.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.5%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  10.3%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Illinois average:

12.1

Dawson travel time to work - commute Dawson mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Dawson village (based on Sangamon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant42,075115
Catholic31,73416
Mainline Protestant22,81161
Other6,66319
Black Protestant4,51313
Orthodox2801
None89,389-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 28
Sangamon County:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Sangamon County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Sangamon County:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 156
Here:

8.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sangamon County:

27.9%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.0%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.9%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Dawson:

41.0%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Dawson:

21.4%
State:

21.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Dawson:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dawson:

22.8%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Dawson:

50.1%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Dawson:

74.2%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dawson, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,714
Other Government Administration 1$3,574$42,8888$850
Totals for Government 1$3,574$42,8889$2,564

Dawson government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $93,000 ($186.00)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($38.00)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $162,000 ($324.00)
    Regular Highways: $135,000 ($270.00)
    Central Staff Services: $58,000 ($116.00)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($32.00)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($2.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $92,000 ($184.00)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($34.00)

Dawson government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($42.00)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($36.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $180,000 ($360.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $42,000 ($84.00)
    Highways: $13,000 ($26.00)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $36,000 ($72.00)
    Property: $10,000 ($20.00)
    NEC: $3,000 ($6.00)

Dawson government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $282,000 ($564.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $270,000 ($540.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($24.00)

Dawson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $272,000 ($544.00)

4.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,957 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.35%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($69 average AGI)
Sangamon County:

0.01%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  0.38% ($34,115 average AGI)
from Menard County, IL  0.22% ($37,706)
from Christian County, IL  0.19% ($36,387)


4.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,851 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($279 average AGI)
Sangamon County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  0.32% ($35,734 average AGI)
to Christian County, IL  0.19% ($32,861)
to Menard County, IL  0.19% ($37,592)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dawson:

  • WMAY (970 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • WTAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFMB (1450 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLLM (1370 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dawson:

  • WUIS (91.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • WDBR (103.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WLUJ (89.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WFMB-FM (104.5 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQLZ (92.7 FM; TAYLORVILLE, IL; Owner: LONG NINE, INC.)
  • WMHX (93.9 FM; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WSCT (90.5 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE)
  • WYVR (97.7 FM; PETERSBURG, IL; Owner: LONG NINE, INC.)
  • WQNA (88.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: CAPITAL AREA CAREER CENTER)
  • WNNS (98.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: LONG NINE, INC.)
  • WQQL (101.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WLWJ (88.1 FM; PETERSBURG, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; MAROA, IL; Owner: WDKR, INC.)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; MOUNT ZION, IL; Owner: TECHNICOM, INC.)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WYMG (100.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WEJT, INC.)
  • WCVS-FM (96.7 FM; VIRDEN, IL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Dawson:

  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WCFN (Channel 49; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W08DP (Channel 8; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC'L TELECOMM. CORPORATION)
  • W33AY (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W28BE (Channel 28; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: THE MARIAN CENTER)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSEC (Channel 14; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • W29BG (Channel 29; DECATUR, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Dawson fatal accident list:

Mar 18, 2012 03:27 PM, Sr-36, Dawson Road, Lat: 39.85267, Lon: -89.46336, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Dawson)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dawson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6595M , Serial Number: 108-4595, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 09/01/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth R Miller, 575 Clear Creek Rd, Dawson, IL 62520

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dawson and their reported violations in the past:

DAWSON (Population served: 2,340, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-14-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-16-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-19-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-02-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-07-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-14-2008), St Public Notif received (JUN-11-2008)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 35
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Dawson

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dawson, IL
Most common first names in Dawson, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1070.3 years
Charles968.5 years
William971.5 years
John876.5 years
Mary776.6 years
George679.6 years
Dorothy672.7 years
Richard664.0 years
Frank577.4 years
Edith578.6 years
Most common last names in Dawson, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Curry777.7 years
Kitchen780.6 years
Matthews577.4 years
Cline480.0 years
Miller470.8 years
Pfeiffer474.2 years
Smith474.5 years
Desouza381.7 years
Burnett376.0 years
Davis373.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Dawson compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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