Illinois Alexander County Public Schools

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Alexander County, IL

Map of Alexander County, ILAlexander County is one of about 3,141 counties and county equivalents in the United States. It has 236.4 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 37.8 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population declined by 20.2%. On the 2000 census form, 99.1% of the population reported only one race, with 34.9% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 1.4% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.36 persons compared to an average family size of 2.99 persons.

In 2005 Public administration was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $23,133. Per capita income grew by 5.5% between 1994 and 2004 (adjusted for inflation).

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2005)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2005) 8,927 Covered Employment 2,016
Growth (%) since 1990 -16.0% Average wage per job $31,511
Households (2000) 3,808 Manufacturing – % all jobs in County 7.7%
Labor Force (persons) (2005) 3,432 Average wage per job $34,725
Unemployment Rate (2005) 8.8 Transportation & Warehousing – % all jobs in County D
Per Capita Personal Income (2004) $18,212 Average wage per job D
Median Household Income (2003) $25,249 Health Care, Social Assist. – % all jobs in County D
Poverty Rate (2003) 22.2 Average wage per job D
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 67.0 Finance and Insurance – % all jobs in County 1.4%
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ (2000) 6.9 Average wage per job $20,520
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1. BENNETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 434 18th St, Cairo, IL 62914
Phone: (618) 734-0344
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 158 3-6

2. CAIRO ALTENATIVE CENTER
Address: 2403 Walnut, Cairo, IL 62914
Phone: (618) 734-9474
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: N/A UG

3. CAIRO JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 4201 Sycamore St, Cairo, IL 62914
Phone: (618) 734-2187
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 243
Grades: 7-12

4. EGYPTIAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 20023 Diswood Rd, Tamms, IL 62988
Phone: (618) 776-5251
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 315
Grades: PK-5

5. EGYPTIAN JR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 20023 Diswood Rd, Tamms, IL 62988
Phone: (618) 776-5251
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 112
Grades: 6-8

6. EGYPTIAN SR HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 20023 Diswood Rd, Tamms, IL 62988
Phone: (618) 776-5251
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 192
Grades: 9-12

7. EMERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Address: 3101 Elm St, Cairo, IL 62914
Phone: (618) 734-1027
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 197
Grades: PK-2

8. FIVE CO VOC CENTER-TAMMS
Address: Po Box 70, Tamms, IL 62988
Phone: (618) 747-2703
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 0 11-12

9. FIVE CO VOC SYS-ADULT EDUC
Address: 1615 Commercial Ave, Cairo, IL 62914
Phone: (618) 734-4211
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: N/A UG

10. FIVE County
Enrollment: REGIONAL ALTERNATIVE
Address: 1615 Commercial Ave, Cairo, IL 62914
Phone: (618) 734-4211
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 0
Grades: 6-12

11. SHAWNEE ELEM SCHOOL – SOUTH
Address: Hwy 3 S, Mcclure, IL 62957
Phone: (618) 661-1504
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 126
Grades: PK-5

12. TAMMS CORRECTIONAL CENTER
Address: Po Box 400, Tamms, IL 62988
Phone: (618) 747-2042
County: Alexander County
Enrollment: 0
Grades: 12