El Paso, IL Population

By | January 12, 2021

Population: 2,695. Estimated population in 2021: 2,748 (+2.0% change)
Males: 1,292 (47.9%), Females: 1,403 (52.1%)

Woodford County

Zip code: 61738

Median resident age: 36.2 years
Median household income: $47,745
Median house value: $88,800

Races in El Paso:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.4%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (35.4%), Irish (16.6%), English (12.2%), United States (9.6%), French (3.9%), Swedish (2.7%).

Elevation: 752 feet

Land area: 1.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in El Paso

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in El Paso city

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 58.8%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

1.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +117 (+4.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near El Paso:

  • BROMENN HEALTHCARE (about 16 miles; NORMAL, IL)
  • EUREKA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; EUREKA, IL)
  • ST JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; BLOOMINGTON, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to El Paso:

  • CENTRAL IL REGL ARPT AT BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (about 21 miles; BLOOMINGTON/NORMAL, IL; Abbreviation: BMI)
  • GREATER PEORIA REGIONAL (about 47 miles; PEORIA, IL; Abbreviation: PIA)
  • DECATUR (about 64 miles; DECATUR, IL; Abbreviation: DEC)
Other public-use airports nearest to El Paso:

  • PONTIAC MUNICIPAL (about 31 miles; PONTIAC, IL; Abbreviation: PNT)
  • HARTENBOWER HECTARES (about 31 miles; LOSTANT, IL; Abbreviation: 2V3)
  • MARSHALL COUNTY (about 32 miles; LACON, IL; Abbreviation: C75)
Amtrak station near El Paso:

  • 16 miles: BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (NORMAL, 100 E. PARKINSON ST.). 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, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to El Paso:

  • HEARTLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 16 miles; Normal, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,390)
  • ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; NORMAL, IL; Full-time enrollment: 18,785)
  • ILLINOIS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,019)
  • ILLINOIS VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 39 miles; OGLESBY, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • BRADLEY UNIVERSITY (about 42 miles; PEORIA, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,262)
  • ILLINOIS CENTRAL COLLEGE (about 49 miles; EAST PEORIA, IL; Full-time enrollment: 6,404)
  • MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY (about 62 miles; DECATUR, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,274)
Public high school in El Paso:

  • EL PASO HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 268; Location: 600 N ELM ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in El Paso:

  • JEFFERSON PARK ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 397; Location: 250 W 3RD ST; Grades: PK – 04)
  • CENTENNIAL GRADE SCHOOL (Students: 267; Location: 135 W 5TH ST; Grades: 05 – 08)

Libraries

Library in El Paso:

  • EL PASO P.L. (Operating income: $79,259; Location: 149 W. FIRST STREET; 21,309 books; 296 audio materials; 896 video materials; 42 serial subscriptions)

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