Macomb Information

Macomb Information

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

General Macomb Information

State: Illinois

County: McDonough County

Close cities: Marietta, IL, Industry, IL, Bardolph, IL, Blandinsville, IL, Sciota, IL, Adair, IL, Tennessee, IL, Good Hope, IL, Bushnell, IL, Colchester, IL

Macomb Population (census data)
Total 18,701 (-0.3% since 2000)
Male 9,076 (48.5%)
Female 9,625 (51.5%)

Population Density: 1,899 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.8 (US Avg is 100)

Macomb Elevation: 705 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1882

Land Area: 9.85 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,678

Zip Codes: 61455.

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Macomb Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (87.5%)
  • Black (5.9%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • Korean (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
  • Japanese (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (26.4%)
  • Irish (15.6%)
  • English (11.6%)
  • United States (6.5%)
  • Polish (4.2%)
  • Italian (3.9%)
Foriegn Born: 751 people (4.0%)
  • Asia (69.4%)
  • Europe (16.7%)
  • Latin America (13.9%)

Local Macomb Sports Teams

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

Macomb School Information

High Schools
Macomb Junior High School (1525 South Johnson Street, Macomb, IL, 61455 - Macomb Community Unit School District 185 District)
Macomb Senior High School (1525 South Johnson Road, Macomb, IL, 61455 - Macomb Community Unit School District 185 District)
Elementary Schools
Edison Elementary School (521 South Pearl Street, Macomb, IL, 61455 - Macomb Community Unit School District 185 District)
Lincoln Elementary School (315 N Bonham Street, Macomb, IL, 61455 - Macomb Community Unit School District 185 District)
Other/Private Schools
Macarthur Early Childhood Center (235 W Grant Street, Macomb, IL, 61455 - Macomb Community Unit School District 185 District)
McDonough County Lrn Center (341 South Johnson, Macomb, IL, 61455 - Hancock/Mc Donough ROE District)
Project Insight (330 N Macarthur, Macomb, IL, 61455 - West Central IL Special Education Cooperative District)

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