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

The latitude of Oakwood is 40.116N. The longitude is -87.778W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 646 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,496.


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Median household income
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$41,477
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Oakwood demographic reports
Oakwood received national attention for
Nearby parks & recreation: Kickapoo State Park, Harry "Babe" Woodyard State Natural Area, Middle Fork State Fish & Wildlife Area
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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19% of Oakwood residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Oakwood ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Oakwood was $18,655, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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11% of Oakwood residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Oakwood, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $307.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $637.


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

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

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The average commute time for Oakwood workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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