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Chapin is a village in Morgan County, in the Jacksonville metro area.

The latitude of Chapin is 39.765N. The longitude is -90.398W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 620 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 583.


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$42,143
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
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Former and merged names include:
· Concord Station

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33% of Chapin residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Chapin ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Chapin was $16,972, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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9% of Chapin residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Chapin, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $271.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $720.


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

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The average commute time for Chapin workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Any one from the 50-60's remember the historic places in Chapin? I used to drink cokes and play pinball with the Rankins at the Hotel - Chapin meat locker and Farmers elevator where my Uncle Wayne Thompson worked...

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