Oblong Information

Oblong Information

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

General Oblong Information

State: Illinois

County: Crawford County

Close cities: Oblong, IL, Stoy, IL, Ste. Marie, IL, Sainte-Marie, IL, Yale, IL, Willow Hill, IL, Sumner, IL, Claremont, IL, Annapolis, IL, Robinson, IL

Oblong Population (census data)
Total 1,528 (-2.8% since 2000)
Male 684 (44.8%)
Female 844 (55.2%)

Population Density: 1,608 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 73.4 (US Avg is 100)

Oblong Elevation: 524 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1883

Land Area: 0.95 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,316

Zip Codes: 62449.

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Oblong Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.5%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (23.4%)
  • German (14.6%)
  • English (10.1%)
  • Irish (6.6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.3%)
  • Dutch (2.1%)

Local Oblong Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues, Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: University of Illinois, Eastern Illinois University

Oblong School Information

High Schools
Oblong High School (700 South Range Street, Oblong, IL, 62449 - Oblong Community Unit School District 4 District)
Elementary Schools
Oblong Elementary School (600 W Main Street, Oblong, IL, 62449 - Oblong Community Unit School District 4 District)

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