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Metamora is a village in Woodford County, in the Peoria metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Metamora. For links to other places called Metamora, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Metamora is 40.790N. The longitude is -89.36W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 817 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,789.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Metamora demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Woodford County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Peoria-Pekin area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 61548 ZIP code.
42% of Metamora residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Metamora ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Metamora was $20,200, compared with $21,587 nationally.
23% of Metamora residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Metamora, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $396. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $900.
Libraries in Metamora include Germantown Hills, Illinois Prairie District Public Library ... View libraries
Woodford County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Metamora political report.
The average commute time for Metamora workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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