Neoga, IL Population

By | January 13, 2021

Population: 1,854. Estimated population in 2021: 1,770 (-4.5% change)
Males: 875 (47.2%), Females: 979 (52.8%)

Cumberland County

Zip code: 62447

Median resident age: 31.9 years
Median household income: $34,500
Median house value: $69,300

Races in Neoga:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (25.8%), United States (20.7%), Irish (9.3%), English (9.1%), Dutch (2.3%), Scottish (1.9%).

Elevation: 665 feet

Land area: 1.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Neoga

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Neoga city

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 60.1%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

0.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +154 (+9.1%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Neoga:

  • SARAH BUSH LINCOLN HEALTH CENTER (about 12 miles; MATTOON, IL)
  • ST ANTHONYS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 16 miles; EFFINGHAM, IL)
  • SHELBY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 25 miles; SHELBYVILLE, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Neoga:

  • COLES COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 17 miles; MATTOON/CHARLESTON, IL; Abbreviation: MTO)
  • DECATUR (about 45 miles; DECATUR, IL; Abbreviation: DEC)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS-WILLARD (about 51 miles; CHAMPAIGN/URBANA, IL; Abbreviation: CMI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Neoga:

  • EFFINGHAM COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 19 miles; EFFINGHAM, IL; Abbreviation: 1H2)
  • PERCIVAL SPRINGS (about 23 miles; WATSON, IL; Abbreviation: 2T2)
  • SHELBY COUNTY (about 27 miles; SHELBYVILLE, IL; Abbreviation: 2H0)
Amtrak stations near Neoga:

  • 13 miles: MATTOON (1718 BROADWAY). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 16 miles: EFFINGHAM (S. BANKERS ST.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Neoga:

  • LAKE LAND COLLEGE (about 12 miles; MATTOON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,666)
  • EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 23 miles; CHARLESTON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,582)
  • MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY (about 53 miles; DECATUR, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,274)
  • PARKLAND COLLEGE (about 56 miles; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,186)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN (about 57 miles; Champaign, IL; Full-time enrollment: 36,284)
  • INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 73 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 9,597)
  • IVY TECH STATE COLLEGE-WABASH VALLEY (about 74 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,099)
Public high school in Neoga:

  • NEOGA SR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 284; Location: P O BOX 280; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Neoga:

  • NEOGA ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 288; Location: P O BOX 580; Grades: PK – 03)
  • NEOGA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 175; Location: P O BOX 310; Grades: 04 – 06)
  • NEOGA JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 130; Location: P O BOX 280; Grades: 07 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Neoga:

  • NEOGA P.L.D. (Operating income: $56,049; Location: 550 CHESTNUT; 15,749 books; 359 audio materials; 554 video materials; 31 serial subscriptions)

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