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May is a township in Christian County, in the Taylorville metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named May. For links to other places called May, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of May is 39.565N. The longitude is -89.193W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 607 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,436.
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25% of May residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the May ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in May was $28,794, compared with $21,587 nationally.
24% of May residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in May, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $525. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $938.
Christian County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our May political report.
The average commute time for May workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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