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Strasburg, Illinois

Strasburg is a village located in Shelby County, Illinois. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 603.

Geography Strasburg is located at 39°21'5" North, 88°37'10" West (39.351486, -88.619364)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.4 km² (0.5 mi²). 1.4 km² (0.5 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 603 people, 208 households, and 139 families residing in the village. The population density is 439.3/km² (1,141.9/mi²). There are 222 housing units at an average density of 161.7/km² (420.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 100.00% White, 0.00% African American, 0.00% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 0.00% from two or more races. 0.17% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 208 households out of which 29.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.6% are married couples living together, 4.8% have a female householder with no husband present, and 32.7% are non-families. 30.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 17.3% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.40 and the average family size is 3.04.

In the village the population is spread out with 19.9% under the age of 18, 5.1% from 18 to 24, 21.6% from 25 to 44, 19.7% from 45 to 64, and 33.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 49 years. For every 100 females there are 79.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 76.3 males.

The median income for a household in the village is $40,673, and the median income for a family is $43,750. Males have a median income of $28,750 versus $21,313 for females. The per capita income for the village is $16,102. 6.0% of the population and 6.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 5.6% are under the age of 18 and 9.0% are 65 or older.

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