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Coloma is a township in Whiteside County, in the Sterling metro area.
The latitude of Coloma is 41.771N. The longitude is -89.69W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 650 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 11,844.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Coloma demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Whiteside County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 61071 ZIP code.
28% of Coloma residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Coloma ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Coloma was $17,476, compared with $21,587 nationally.
6% of Coloma residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Coloma, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $365. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $729.
Whiteside County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Coloma political report.
The average commute time for Coloma workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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