Washburn Information

Washburn Information

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

General Washburn Information

State: Illinois

County: Woodford County

Close cities: Sparland, IL, Varna, IL, Minonk, IL, Lacon, IL, Hopewell, IL, Metamora, IL, Lowpoint, IL, La Rose, IL, Roanoke, IL, Toluca, IL, Washburn, IL, Benson, IL

Washburn Population (census data)
Total 1,097 (-4.4% since 2000)
Male 546 (49.8%)
Female 551 (50.2%)

Population Density: 1,508 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 73.6 (US Avg is 100)

Washburn Elevation: 690 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1894

Land Area: 0.73 square miles

Median Household Income: $56,908

Zip Codes: 61570.

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Washburn Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (37.5%)
  • Irish (10.5%)
  • English (9.6%)
  • United States (9.2%)
  • French (4.6%)
  • Italian (3.0%)

Local Washburn 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: St. Louis Blues, Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: Bradley University, Illinois State University

Washburn School Information

High Schools
Lowpoint-Washburn Junior Senior High School (P. O. Box 580, Washburn, IL, 61570 - Lowpoint-Washburn Community Unit School District 21 District)
Elementary Schools
Lowpoint-Washburn Elementary School (P. O. Box 580, Washburn, IL, 61570 - Lowpoint-Washburn Community Unit School District 21 District)

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