Newman, IL Population

By | January 13, 2021

Population: 956. Estimated population in 2021: 936 (-2.1% change)
Males: 438 (45.8%), Females: 518 (54.2%)

Douglas County

Zip code: 61942

Median resident age: 43.2 years
Median household income: $30,417
Median house value: $42,200

Races in Newman:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.8%)
  • Black (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (17.3%), United States (15.9%), Irish (13.0%), English (11.2%), French (3.5%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Elevation: 646 feet

Land area: 0.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Newman

  • High school or higher: 84.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Newman city

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 14.3%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

0.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -4 (-0.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Newman:

  • PARIS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 24 miles; PARIS, IL)
  • CARLE FOUNDATION HOSPITAL (about 27 miles; URBANA, IL)
  • COVENANT MEDICAL CTR CHAMPAIGN-URBANA (about 27 miles; URBANA, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Newman:

  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS-WILLARD (about 26 miles; CHAMPAIGN/URBANA, IL; Abbreviation: CMI)
  • COLES COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 30 miles; MATTOON/CHARLESTON, IL; Abbreviation: MTO)
  • TERRE HAUTE INTERNATIONAL-HULMAN FIELD (about 54 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Abbreviation: HUF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Newman:

  • TUSCOLA (about 22 miles; TUSCOLA, IL; Abbreviation: K96)
  • EDGAR COUNTY (about 24 miles; PARIS, IL; Abbreviation: PRG)
  • FRASCA FIELD (about 27 miles; URBANA, IL; Abbreviation: C16)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newman:

  • EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; CHARLESTON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,582)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN (about 29 miles; Champaign, IL; Full-time enrollment: 36,284)
  • PARKLAND COLLEGE (about 30 miles; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,186)
  • LAKE LAND COLLEGE (about 35 miles; MATTOON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,666)
  • INDIANA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 46 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 9,597)
  • IVY TECH STATE COLLEGE-WABASH VALLEY (about 50 miles; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,099)
  • MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY (about 71 miles; DECATUR, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,274)
Public primary/middle school in Newman:

  • NEWMAN GRADE SCHOOL (Students: 124; Location: 207 S COFFIN ST; Grades: PK – 05)

Libraries

Library in Newman:

  • NEWMAN TWP. LIB. (Operating income: $27,756; Location: 108 W. YATES STREET; 10,537 books; 378 audio materials; 513 video materials; 20 serial subscriptions)

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