Lewistown Information

Lewistown Information

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

General Lewistown Information

State: Illinois

County: Fulton County

Close cities: Ipava, IL, Adair, IL, Dunfermline, IL, Bryant, IL, Cuba, IL, St. David, IL, Liverpool, IL, Havana, IL, Smithfield, IL

Lewistown Population (census data)
Total 2,381 (-5.0% since 2000)
Male 1,117 (46.9%)
Female 1,264 (53.1%)

Population Density: 1,296 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 72.6 (US Avg is 100)

Lewistown Elevation: 590 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1882

Land Area: 1.84 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,869

Zip Codes: 61542.

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Lewistown Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (14.7%)
  • German (14.6%)
  • Irish (10.5%)
  • English (10.3%)
  • Dutch (3.0%)
  • Scottish (2.2%)

Local Lewistown Sports Teams

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

Lewistown School Information

High Schools
Lewistown High School (15205 N State 100hwy, Lewistown, IL, 61542 - Lewistown Community Unit School District 97 District)
Elementary Schools
Central Elementary School (15501 E Avenue L, Lewistown, IL, 61542 - Lewistown Community Unit School District 97 District)
Lewistown Elementary School (15501 E Avenue L, Lewistown, IL, 61542 - Lewistown Community Unit School District 97 District)
Other/Private Schools
New Horizons (315 South Illinois, Lewistown, IL, 61542 - West Central IL Special Education Cooperative District)

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