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Cambridge is a village in Henry County, in the Davenport-Moline metro area.
It is the county seat. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Cambridge. For links to other places called Cambridge, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Cambridge is 41.303N. The longitude is -90.192W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 810 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,139.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Cambridge demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Henry County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Davenport-Moline area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 61238 ZIP code.
22% of Cambridge residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Cambridge ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Cambridge was $17,842, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Cambridge residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Cambridge, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $306. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $747.
Libraries in Cambridge include Cambridge Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Cambridge include Cambridge Chronicle
Henry County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Cambridge political report.
The average commute time for Cambridge workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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