El Paso Information

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

General El Paso Information

State: Illinois

County: Woodford County

Close cities: Benson, IL, Gridley, IL, Panola, IL, El Paso, IL, Kappa, IL, Hudson, IL, Secor, IL

El Paso Population (census data)
Total 2,766 (+2.1% since 2000)
Male 1,326 (47.9%)
Female 1,440 (52.1%)

Population Density: 1,790 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.6 (US Avg is 100)

El Paso Elevation: 752 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1891

Land Area: 1.55 square miles

Median Household Income: $54,632

Zip Codes: 61738.

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El Paso Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.4%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (35.4%)
  • Irish (16.6%)
  • English (12.2%)
  • United States (9.6%)
  • French (3.9%)
  • Swedish (2.7%)

Local El Paso Sports Teams

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

El Paso School Information

High Schools
El Paso-Gridley High School (600 N Elm Street, El Paso, IL, 61738 - El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11 District)
Other/Private Schools
Centennial School (135 W 5th Street, El Paso, IL, 61738 - El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11 District)
Jefferson Park School (250 W 3rd Street, El Paso, IL, 61738 - El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11 District)

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