Tuscola Information

Tuscola Information

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

General Tuscola Information

State: Illinois

County: Douglas County

Close cities: Garrett, IL, Pesotum, IL, Atwood, IL, Hindsboro, IL, Fillmore, IL, Villa Grove, IL, Camargo, IL, Murdock, IL, Arcola, IL, Arthur, IL, Hillcrest, IL, Sadorus, IL

Tuscola Population (census data)
Total 4,547 (+2.5% since 2000)
Male 2,177 (47.9%)
Female 2,370 (52.1%)

Population Density: 2,131 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.5 (US Avg is 100)

Tuscola Elevation: 655 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1872

Land Area: 2.13 square miles

Median Household Income: $45,322

Zip Codes: 61953.

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Tuscola Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (28.1%)
  • English (12.1%)
  • Irish (11.9%)
  • United States (11.8%)
  • Scottish (5.0%)
  • Norwegian (3.5%)

Local Tuscola Sports Teams

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

Tuscola School Information

High Schools
East Prairie Junior High School (409 South Prairie Street, Tuscola, IL, 61953 - Tuscola Community Unit School District 301 District)
Tuscola High School (500 South Prairie Street, Tuscola, IL, 61953 - Tuscola Community Unit School District 301 District)
Elementary Schools
North Ward Elementary School (1201 N Prairie Street, Tuscola, IL, 61953 - Tuscola Community Unit School District 301 District)

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