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

The latitude of Augusta is 40.23N. The longitude is -90.95W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 663 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 631.


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Median household income
Local
$29,167
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Augusta demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Oliver's Settlement
Local festivals include:
  • Hancock County Fair - July 18-22, 2007
Dates often change. Check Augusta web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Weinberg-King State Park
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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Sections below provide additional information and links about Augusta demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Hancock 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 62311 ZIP code.

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26% of Augusta residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Augusta ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Augusta was $15,237, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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13% of Augusta residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Augusta, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $213.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $562.


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Libraries in Augusta include Augusta Branch, Greater West Central Pld ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Augusta include Augusta-Bowen-Plymouth Eagle-Scribe

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Hancock County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Augusta political report.

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The average commute time for Augusta workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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