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About Union County

Union is a county in the Illinois State. It has a population of 16,829 and a population density of 41, which is 56% below the national average.


Union County has a median home value of $105,929. The average rent of $968 is 9% below the national average rent. The average household income in Union County is $51,655 , which is 21% below the national average of household income.

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$128,370Median Home Value
$231,000 National
$968Median Rent
$1,500 National
1 /10 - 8 /10
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Union County's population is made up of 50% married, 27% single, 14% divorced and 10% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 43%, while Gen Z have the second largest segment at 23%. Homeowners make up 78% of the population in Union County.

17,122Population
327,000,000 National
41Population Density
  • 51% Male
  • 49% Female
45 Median Age
38 National
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The Per Capita income in Union County is $30,171. The Median Household Income is $54,090

$30,171Income Per Capita
$63,690 National
$54,090Median Household Income
$68,703 National
20% Poverty Rate
$10 National
6% Unemployment Rate
$4 National
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Amenities in Union County
Trader Joe’s
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
Distance from Downtown 0.5 Miles
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
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$128,370Median Home Value
$231,000 National
$968Median Rent
$1,500 National
2Average Household Size

Occupancy Type

Renters
22%
Home Owners
78%
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Cost of Living
120
Metro Area
National Cost of Living Index is 100 where if the Cost of living is 90 its lower than US Average and if the Cost of Living is 150 its higher than US Average
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Housing
195
San Fransisco Metro Area
130
Goods and Services
111
San Fransisco Metro Area
1 /10 - 8 /10
School Rating
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Top Schools in Union County

County Of Union School District No43
8
/10
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309 Cook Avenue, Jonesboro, IL, 62952
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400
Enrollment
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PK, K-8
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15
Student Teacher Ratio
Dongola Community Unit School District 66
7
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PO Box 190, Dongola, IL, 62926
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159
Enrollment
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PK, K-5
Grade
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4
Student Teacher Ratio
Anna Central Consolidated School District 37
7
/10
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301 South Green Street, Anna, IL, 62906
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142
Enrollment
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3-4
Grade
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18
Student Teacher Ratio
Anna Central Consolidated School District 37
6
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301 South Green Street, Anna, IL, 62906
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303
Enrollment
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5-8
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15
Student Teacher Ratio
Cobden Sud 17 School District
5
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413 North Appleknocker Drive, Cobden, IL, 62920
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212
Enrollment
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PK, K-5
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10
Student Teacher Ratio
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Today’s Weather
66°F
Mostly Clear
Weather Highlights
Summers:July high temperature is around 80°F
Winters:January low temperature is around 41°F
Rains:Gets Average 17 Inches of rains every year
Snow:Palo Alto doesn’t get snow

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