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Ruma is a village in Randolph County.
The latitude of Ruma is 38.135N. The longitude is -89.997W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 443 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 260.
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45% of Ruma residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Ruma ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Ruma was $16,176, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Ruma residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Ruma, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $363. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $770.
Randolph County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Ruma political report.
The average commute time for Ruma workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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