Effingham, IL Real Estate
Effingham, Illinois is located in Effingham County. Nearby cities and towns include Teutopolis, Watson, Shumway, Sigel, Montrose, Dieterich, Stewardson, Altamont, Mason, Beecher City, Wheeler, Edgewood, Neoga, Strasburg, St. Elmo, Jewett, Cowden, Toledo, Iola, Rose Hill, Hidalgo, Windsor, Newton, Greenup, Brownstown, Farina, Gays, St. Peter, Shelbyville, Herrick, Louisville, and Lerna. Effingham is a suburban community with a population of 12,272. The median household income is $41,473. In Effingham, 52% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Effingham commutes 10 minutes or less to work, with 56% of residents holding white collar jobs and 44% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Effingham, IL is 31 years, with 56% of those homes owned, 38% rented, and 6% not occupied.