Send us your Eldorado photos:
Eldorado is a city in Saline County, in the Harrisburg metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Eldorado. For links to other places called Eldorado, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Eldorado is 37.813N. The longitude is -88.438W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 394 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,434.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Eldorado demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Saline County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 62930 ZIP code.
18% of Eldorado residents report German ancestry, and 21% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Eldorado ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Eldorado was $12,980, compared with $21,587 nationally.
8% of Eldorado residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Eldorado, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $203. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $563.
Libraries in Eldorado include Eldorado Memorial Public Library ... View libraries
Saline County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Eldorado political report.
The average commute time for Eldorado workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Eldorado:
Send us your corrections and additions