Astoria Fulton County, Illinois

Astoria: Incorporated town in Fulton County, Illinois, United States

About

Astoria is a town located in the county of Fulton in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,141 and a population density of 1,934 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,015 inhabitants.

The town was created 183 years ago in 1838.

Astoria Quick Facts

Population : 1,015 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Fulton County
Plate code : 618
Phone Area Codes : 309
Area : 0.59 km2
Altitude : 2,329 feet / 710 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1839 (183 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:21:37 (26th May 2022)
Postal code : 61501
Density : 1,720 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -12.41% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Astoria is located at 40°13'39"N 90°21'34"W (40.2275400, -90.3595700).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Astoria decreased by 12.41% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,141 - census
2011 1,135 -0.53% estimation process
2012 1,124 -0.98% estimation process
2013 1,110 -1.26% estimation process
2014 1,100 -0.91% estimation process
2015 1,091 -0.82% estimation process
2016 1,082 -0.83% estimation process
2017 1,068 -1.31% estimation process
2018 1,051 -1.62% estimation process
2019 1,032 -1.84% estimation process
2020 1,015 -1.67% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 43,718
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 40,289
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 8.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 45,425
April 1, 2010 Population : 40,286
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.9%
People over 65 (%) : 14.0%
Female persons, % : 50.9%
White only, percent : 80.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 11.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 2.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 61.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 24.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,445
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 40.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 68.5%

Astoria zip code is 61501. County name: Fulton, County fips: 17057

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 68.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $287,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,921
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $599
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,556
2015-2019 Households : 13,110
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.35
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 91.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 86.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 12.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.4%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 120,808
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 546,052
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,933
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $75,101
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $29,274
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,941
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,133
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,379
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,438
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,295
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 284
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,503
2010 population per square mile : 4,096.3
2010 land area in square miles : 9.83

People born in Astoria (2)

People born in Astoria, including United States viticulturist Thomas Volney Munson, painter, etcher, and art instructor Nell Brooker Mayhew, .

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Schools in Astoria

College & universities near Astoria, IL

Code Name City ZIP
149772 Western Illinois University Macomb (IL) 61455

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Astoria, IL

Code Name Address Type
MAC Macomb 120 East Calhoun Street RAIL
PIA Peoria, Illinois 6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway BUS
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
GBB Galesburg station 225 South Seminary Street RAIL
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL

Post offices near Astoria

Post Office Name City ZIP
Astoria Post Office Astoria (IL) 61501

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Fulton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fulton County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Canton 13,265 City in Fulton County, Illinois, United States
Farmington 2,181 City in the northeast corner of Fulton County, Illinois, United States
Lewistown 2,096 High school in Lewistown, Fulton County, Illinois
Buckeye 1,251 Township in Stephenson County, Illinois
Cuba 1,149 City in Illinois, United States
Avon 699 Village in Fulton County, Illinois, United States
Vermont 624 Village in Illinois
Saint David 516 Human settlement in Fulton County, Illinois, United States of America
Ipava 412 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Table Grove 372 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
London Mills 367 Village in Fulton and Knox counties, Illinois, United States
Dunfermline 275 Village in Illinois, United States
Smithfield 217 Village in Illinois, United States
Bryant 209 Village in Fulton County, Illinois, United States
Norris 195 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Banner 173 Village in Fulton County, Illinois, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Astoria distances to largest Illinois cities