Sublette, Illinois

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Coordinates: 41°38′35″N 89°13′50″W / 41.64306°N 89.23056°W / 41.64306; -89.23056
Sublette
Village
OLO Perpetual Help, St. Mary's Cemetery, Sublette, Illinois.jpg
St. Mary's Cemetery, Sublette, Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Lee
Coordinates 41°38′35″N 89°13′50″W / 41.64306°N 89.23056°W / 41.64306; -89.23056
Area 0.35 sq mi (1 km2)
 - land 0.35 sq mi (1 km2)
 - water 0.00 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 449 (2010)
Density 1,303.5 / sq mi (503 / km2)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 61367
Area code 815
Location of Sublette within Illinois
Location of Sublette within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Sublette, Illinois
Website: www.subletteweb.com

Sublette is a village in Lee County, Illinois, United States. The population was 449 at the 2010 census, down from 456 at the 2000 census. Sublette is notable as being home to the world's largest private camping resort, Woodhaven Lakes.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

Location of Sublette, Illinois

Sublette is located at 41°38′35″N 89°13′50″W / 41.64306°N 89.23056°W / 41.64306; -89.23056 (41.643141, -89.230460).[3]

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 0.35 square miles (0.91 km2), all land.[4]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 10456 people, 1189 households, and 127 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,303.5 people per square mile (503.0/km²). There were 203 housing units at an average density of 580.3 per square mile (223.9/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 97.81% White, 0.88% African American, 0.22% Native American, 0.88% from other races, and 0.22% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.82% of the population.

There were 189 households out of which 30.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.6% were married couples living together, 8.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.8% were non-families. 29.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the village the population was spread out with 24.3% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 24.1% from 45 to 64, and 16.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 97.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.7 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $43,393, and the median income for a family was $51,250. Males had a median income of $40,368 versus $22,500 for females. The per capita income for the village was $22,982. About 2.4% of families and 4.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 4.2% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Camping & Recreation. Village of Sublette, Illinois web site. Retrieved 29 March 2007
  2. ^ "Green River Watershed". Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. Retrieved 29 March 2007
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Illinois". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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