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: Villa Grove, IL, Camargo, IL, Atwood, IL, Sadorus, IL, Arthur, IL, Murdock, IL, Fillmore, IL, Garrett, IL, Hindsboro, IL, Hillcrest, IL, Arcola, IL, Pesotum, 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 Cubs, Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Indianapolis Colts
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks, St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Eastern Illinois University, University of Illinois

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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