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Astoria is a village in Fulton County, in the Canton metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Astoria. For links to other places called Astoria, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Astoria is 40.227N. The longitude is -90.359W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 712 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,164.


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Median household income
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$26,694
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Astoria demographic reports
Nearby parks & recreation: Anderson Lake State Fish & Wildlife Area
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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31% of Astoria residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Astoria ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Astoria was $12,758, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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10% of Astoria residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Astoria, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $226.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $607.


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Fulton County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Astoria political report.

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The average commute time for Astoria workers is 31 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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