Neponset, IL Population

Population: 519. Estimated population in July 2020: 504 (-2.9% change)
Males: 254 (48.9%), Females: 265 (51.1%)

Bureau County

Zip code: 61345

Median resident age: 40.8 years
Median household income: $38,750
Median house value: $53,600

Races in Neponset:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: English (29.7%), German (21.0%), Irish (16.2%), United States (9.6%), Scottish (4.6%), Swedish (4.2%).

Elevation: 825 feet

Land area: 1.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Neponset

  • High school or higher: 81.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Neponset village

  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

1.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-3.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Neponset:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Neponset:

  • WHITESIDE CO ARPT-JOS H BITTORF FLD (about 32 miles; STERLING/ROCKFALLS, IL; Abbreviation: SQI)
  • GREATER PEORIA REGIONAL (about 46 miles; PEORIA, IL; Abbreviation: PIA)
  • QUAD CITY INTL (about 50 miles; MOLINE, IL; Abbreviation: MLI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Neponset:

  • KEWANEE MUNI (about 13 miles; KEWANEE, IL; Abbreviation: EZI)
  • GEN-AIRPARK (about 24 miles; GENESEO, IL; Abbreviation: 3G8)
  • ERIE AIR PARK (about 32 miles; ERIE, IL; Abbreviation: 3H5)
Amtrak station near Neponset:

  • 11 miles: KEWANEE (3RD & DEPOT ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Neponset:

  • ILLINOIS CENTRAL COLLEGE (about 39 miles; EAST PEORIA, IL; Full-time enrollment: 6,404)
  • BRADLEY UNIVERSITY (about 43 miles; PEORIA, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,262)
  • ILLINOIS VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 51 miles; OGLESBY, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • BLACK HAWK COLLEGE (about 51 miles; MOLINE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,891)
  • AUGUSTANA COLLEGE (about 56 miles; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,220)
  • SAINT AMBROSE UNIVERSITY (about 56 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,310)
  • EASTERN IOWA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 57 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; Full-time enrollment: 4,180)
Public primary/middle school in Neponset:

  • NEPONSET ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 106; Location: PO BOX 148; Grades: PK – 08)

Libraries

Library in Neponset:

  • NEPONSET P.L. (Operating income: $48,527; Location: 210 WEST COMMERCIAL; 15,694 books; 576 audio materials; 169 video materials; 37 serial subscriptions)

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