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Manito is a township in Mason County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Manito. For links to other places called Manito, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Manito is 40.390N. The longitude is -89.77W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 489 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 2,522.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Manito demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Mason 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 62682 ZIP code.
36% of Manito residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Manito ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Manito was $17,692, compared with $21,587 nationally.
11% of Manito residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Manito, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $284. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $811.
Mason County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Manito political report.
The average commute time for Manito workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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