Quincy Information

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

General Quincy Information

State: Illinois

County: Adams County

Close cities: Paloma, IL, Mendon, IL, Fowler, IL, Southern View, IL, Payson, IL, Northbrook, IL, Holiday Hills, IL, Ursa, IL, Coatsburg, IL

Quincy Population (census data)
Total 40,069 (-0.9% since 2000)
Male 18,792 (46.9%)
Female 21,277 (53.1%)

Population Density: 2,741 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.1 (US Avg is 100)

Quincy Elevation: 600 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1897

Land Area: 14.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,200

Zip Codes: 62305, 62306, and 62301.

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Quincy Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.5%)
  • Black (4.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (36.6%)
  • Irish (12.1%)
  • United States (9.0%)
  • English (8.5%)
  • French (2.3%)
  • Italian (2.3%)

Local Quincy 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, Western Illinois University

Quincy School Information

High Schools
Quincy Junior High School (100 South 14th Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Quincy Senior High School (3322 Maine Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Elementary Schools
Adams Elementary School (2001 Jefferson Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Dewey Elementary School (2040 Cherry Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Ellington Elementary School (3001 Lindell Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Irving Elementary School (811 Payson Avenue, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Monroe Elementary School (3211 Payson Road, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Washington Elementary School (1400 N 8th Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Other/Private Schools
Adams County Youth Home (200 N 52nd Street, Quincy, IL, 62305 - Quincy School District 172 District)
At Risk Pre-Kindergarten (401 South 8th Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Baldwin Intermediate (3000 Maine Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Berrian School (1327 South 8th Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Cares Program (12th & Hampshire, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Chaddock School (205 South 24th Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Headstart School (401 South 8th Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)
Madison School (2435 Maine, Quincy, IL, 62301 - Quincy School District 172 District)

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