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Manhattan is a village in Will County, in the Chicago metro area.

The community was named after city in New York.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Manhattan. For links to other places called Manhattan, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Manhattan is 41.422N. The longitude is -87.985W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 682 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,818.


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Median household income
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$55,559
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Manhattan demographic reports
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Manhattan demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Will County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Chicago area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 60442 ZIP code.

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25% of Manhattan residents report German ancestry, and 23% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Manhattan ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Manhattan was $21,666, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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19% of Manhattan residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Manhattan, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $574.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,311.


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Libraries in Manhattan include Manhattan Public Library ... View libraries

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

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The average commute time for Manhattan workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Manhattan, IL

Pros: Quiet, small, friendly and a great place to raise a family...

Cons: Not much in the line of shopping, restaurants or entertainment...

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