Ramsey, IL Population

By | January 13, 2021

Population: 1,056. Estimated population in 2021: 1,063 (+0.7% change)
Males: 518 (49.1%), Females: 538 (50.9%)

Fayette County

Zip code: 62080

Median resident age: 34.5 years
Median household income: $29,792
Median house value: $43,000

Races in Ramsey:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.1%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (22.4%), English (10.5%), Irish (8.0%), United States (8.0%), Dutch (2.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%).

Elevation: 610 feet

Land area: 1.0 square miles

Map of Ramsey, IL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ramsey

  • High school or higher: 73.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ramsey village

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

0.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +76 (+7.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ramsey:

  • FAYETTE COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; VANDALIA, IL)
  • PANA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; PANA, IL)
  • HILLSBORO AREA HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; HILLSBORO, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ramsey:

  • DECATUR (about 51 miles; DECATUR, IL; Abbreviation: DEC)
  • MOUNT VERNON (about 60 miles; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Abbreviation: MVN)
  • CAPITAL (about 62 miles; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Abbreviation: SPI)

Other public-use airports nearest to Ramsey:

  • VANDALIA MUNI (about 12 miles; VANDALIA, IL; Abbreviation: VLA)
  • HILLSBORO MUNI (about 24 miles; HILLSBORO, IL; Abbreviation: 3K4)
  • SHELBY COUNTY (about 26 miles; SHELBYVILLE, IL; Abbreviation: 2H0)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ramsey:

  • MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY (about 49 miles; DECATUR, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,274)
  • LINCOLN LAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 54 miles; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,756)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT SPRINGFIELD (about 54 miles; Springfield, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,357)
  • LAKE LAND COLLEGE (about 56 miles; MATTOON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,666)
  • SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY-EDWARDSVILLE (about 65 miles; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 10,038)
  • EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 70 miles; CHARLESTON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,582)
  • SOUTHWESTERN ILLINOIS COLLEGE (about 72 miles; BELLEVILLE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,333)

Public high school in Ramsey:

  • RAMSEY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 139; Location: 716 W 6TH ST; Grades: 09 – 12)

Private high school in Ramsey:

  • OAK VALLEY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 3; Location: 15205 OAK VALLEY RD; Grades: 8 – 12)

Public primary/middle school in Ramsey:

  • RAMSEY ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 381; Location: 610 W 6TH ST; Grades: PK – 08)

Libraries

Library in Ramsey:

  • RAMSEY P.L. (Operating income: $55,562; Location: 401 S. SUPERIOR ST; 1,700 books; 25 serial subscriptions)

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