Dahlgren, IL Population

By | January 12, 2021

Population: 514. Estimated population in 2021: 498 (-3.1% change)
Males: 245 (47.7%), Females: 269 (52.3%)

Hamilton County

Zip code: 62828

Median resident age: 40.5 years
Median household income: $26,944
Median house value: $31,400

Races in Dahlgren:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)

Ancestries: German (23.3%), United States (18.5%), English (17.1%), Irish (14.4%), Dutch (3.9%), Polish (1.6%).

Elevation: 510 feet

Land area: 1.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Dahlgren

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dahlgren village

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

0.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+0.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Dahlgren:

  • HAMILTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; MCLEANSBORO, IL)
  • CROSSROADS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; MOUNT VERNON, IL)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN REGIONAL HLTH CENTER (about 18 miles; MOUNT VERNON, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Dahlgren:

  • MOUNT VERNON (about 14 miles; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Abbreviation: MVN)
  • WILLIAMSON COUNTY REGIONAL (about 38 miles; MARION, IL; Abbreviation: MWA)
  • SOUTHERN ILLINOIS (about 50 miles; CARBONDALE/MURPHYSBORO, IL; Abbreviation: MDH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Dahlgren:

  • BENTON MUNI (about 22 miles; BENTON, IL; Abbreviation: H96)
  • FAIRFIELD MUNI (about 23 miles; FAIRFIELD, IL; Abbreviation: FWC)
  • HARRISBURG-RALEIGH (about 30 miles; HARRISBURG, IL; Abbreviation: HSB)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dahlgren:

  • JOHN A LOGAN COLLEGE (about 41 miles; CARTERVILLE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,255)
  • SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY-CARBONDALE (about 49 miles; CARBONDALE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 19,742)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA (about 75 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 7,510)
  • UNIVERSITY OF EVANSVILLE (about 81 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,440)
  • SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY (about 86 miles; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Full-time enrollment: 7,227)
  • VINCENNES UNIVERSITY (about 88 miles; VINCENNES, IN; Full-time enrollment: 6,201)
  • SOUTHWESTERN ILLINOIS COLLEGE (about 90 miles; BELLEVILLE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,333)
Public primary/middle school in Dahlgren:

  • DAHLGREN ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 152; Location: PO BOX 70; Grades: KG – 06)

Libraries

Library in Dahlgren:

  • DAHLGREN P.L. (Operating income: $3,290; Location: THIRD AND DALE STREETS; 5,448 books; 16 audio materials; 25 video materials; 2 serial subscriptions)

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