Dwight Information

Dwight Information

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

General Dwight Information

State: Illinois

County: Livingston County

Close cities: Dwight, IL, Buckingham, IL, South Wilmington, IL, Ransom, IL, Central City, IL, Cabery, IL, Gardner, IL, Verona, IL, Kinsman, IL, Emington, IL, Campus, IL, Odell, IL, Mazon, IL, Reddick, IL

Dwight Population (census data)
Total 4,286 (-1.5% since 2000)
Male 2,005 (46.8%)
Female 2,281 (53.2%)

Population Density: 1,665 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.4 (US Avg is 100)

Dwight Elevation: 640 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1874

Land Area: 2.57 square miles

Median Household Income: $45,682

Zip Codes: 60420.

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Dwight Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.4%)
  • Hispanic (2.8%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Black (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (30.9%)
  • Irish (19.5%)
  • United States (8.3%)
  • Danish (7.2%)
  • English (6.8%)
  • Italian (4.5%)

Local Dwight Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs
NFL Football: Indianapolis Colts, Chicago Bears
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Illinois State University, Northern Illinois University

Dwight School Information

High Schools
Dwight High School (801 South Franklin Street, Dwight, IL, 60420 - Dwight Township High School District 230 District)
Other/Private Schools
Dwight Common School (801 South Columbia Street, Dwight, IL, 60420 - Dwight Common School District 232 District)
Dwight Correctional Center (P. O. Box 5001, Dwight, IL, 60420 - Corrections School District 428 Department Of District)

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