Dixon Information

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

General Dixon Information

State: Illinois

County: Lee County

Close cities: Franklin Grove, IL, Palmyra, IL, Sterling, IL, Dixon, IL, Harmon, IL, Nelson, IL, Dorsey, IL, Woosung, IL, Polo, IL, Nachusa, IL, Rock Island, IL, Eldena, IL

Dixon Population (census data)
Total 15,272 (-4.6% since 2000)
Male 8,015 (52.5%)
Female 7,257 (47.5%)

Population Density: 2,414 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.0 (US Avg is 100)

Dixon Elevation: 659 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1904

Land Area: 6.33 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,724

Zip Codes: 61021.

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Dixon Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (83.4%)
  • Black (10.5%)
  • Hispanic (4.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (27.3%)
  • Irish (15.7%)
  • English (8.7%)
  • United States (5.8%)
  • Dutch (3.3%)
  • Swedish (3.2%)
Foriegn Born: 419 people (2.7%)
  • Asia (38.5%)
  • Europe (30.8%)
  • Latin America (30.8%)

Dixon School Information

High Schools
Dixon High School (315 Lincoln Statue, Dixon, IL, 61021 - Dixon USD 170 District)
Middle Schools
Reagan Middle School (620 Division Street, Dixon, IL, 61021 - Dixon USD 170 District)
Elementary Schools
Jefferson Elementary School (800 4th Avenue, Dixon, IL, 61021 - Dixon USD 170 District)
Lincoln Elementary School (501 South Lincoln Avenue, Dixon, IL, 61021 - Dixon USD 170 District)
Washington Elementary School (703 E Morgan Street, Dixon, IL, 61021 - Dixon USD 170 District)
Other/Private Schools
Dixon Correctional Center (P. O. Box 1200, Dixon, IL, 61021 - Corrections School District 428 Department Of District)

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