Centralia Information

Centralia Information

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

General Centralia Information

State: Illinois

County: Marion County

Close cities: Odin, IL, Richview, IL, Central City, IL, Sandoval, IL, Hoffman, IL, Centralia, IL, Wamac, IL, Junction City, IL, Hoyleton, IL, Walnut Hill, IL, Irvington, IL

Centralia Population (census data)
Total 13,583 (-3.6% since 2000)
Male 6,264 (46.1%)
Female 7,319 (53.9%)

Population Density: 1,811 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 73.9 (US Avg is 100)

Centralia Elevation: 500 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1893

Land Area: 7.50 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,376

Zip Codes: 62801.

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Centralia Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.8%)
  • Black (10.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (23.4%)
  • United States (11.1%)
  • Irish (10.0%)
  • English (9.9%)
  • Dutch (3.0%)
  • French (2.5%)

Centralia School Information

High Schools
Centralia High School (1000 E 3rd Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Centralia High School District 200 District)
Centralia Junior High School (900 South Pine Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Centralia School District 135 District)
Elementary Schools
Central City Elementary School (129 Douglas Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Central City School District 133 District)
Grand Prairie Elementary School (21462 N Richview Lane, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Grand Prairie Community Consolidated School District 6 District)
Irving Elementary School (200 South Pine Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Centralia School District 135 District)
Jordan Elementary School (311 Airport Road, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Centralia School District 135 District)
Lincoln Elementary School (501 N Elm Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Centralia School District 135 District)
Raccoon Consolidated Elementary School (3601 State Route 161, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Raccoon Consolidated School District 1 District)
Schiller Elementary School (800 W 4th Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Centralia School District 135 District)
Willow Grove Elementary School (815 W 7th Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Willow Grove School District 46 District)
Other/Private Schools
Bronson Center (226 Chicago Avenue, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Kaskaskia Special Education District District)
Centralia Correctional Center (P. O. Box 1266, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Corrections School District 428 Department Of District)
Centralia Pre-Kindergarten Center (422 South Elm Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Centralia School District 135 District)
Field Kindergarten Center (1101 South Locust Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Centralia School District 135 District)
Hudelson Education Center (P. O. Box 548, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Kaskaskia Special Education District District)
Kaskaskia Education Center (1535 W McCord Elm, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Kaskaskia Special Education District District)
North Wamac Grade School (1500 Case Street, Centralia, IL, 62801 - North Wamac School District 186 District)
Safe School Program Centralia (226 Chicago Avenue, Centralia, IL, 62801 - Clinton/Marion/Washington ROE District)

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