Bement Information

Bement Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bement, IL

General Bement Information

State: Illinois

County: Piatt County

Close cities: Arthur, IL, Milmine, IL, Cerro Gordo, IL, Atwood, IL, Ivesdale, IL, Garrett, IL, Monticello, IL, Hammond, IL, Sadorus, IL

Bement Population (census data)
Total 1,707 (-4.1% since 2000)
Male 838 (49.1%)
Female 869 (50.9%)

Population Density: 2,102 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 74.4 (US Avg is 100)

Bement Elevation: 690 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1874

Land Area: 0.81 square miles

Median Household Income: $51,749

Zip Codes: 61813.

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Bement Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.2%)
  • Black (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.1%)
  • United States (15.3%)
  • English (10.1%)
  • Irish (9.6%)
  • Dutch (3.1%)
  • French (2.4%)

Local Bement Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks, St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Eastern Illinois University, University of Illinois

Bement School Information

High Schools
Bement High School (201 South Champaign Street, Bement, IL, 61813 - Bement Community Unit School District 5 District)
Middle Schools
Bement Middle School (201 South Champaign Street, Bement, IL, 61813 - Bement Community Unit School District 5 District)
Elementary Schools
Bement Elementary School (201 South Champaign Street, Bement, IL, 61813 - Bement Community Unit School District 5 District)

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