Cairo, Illinois

Population 2,812

Cairo is located in Alexander County, IL. The population is 2,812, making Cairo the largest city in Alexander County.

There are 2 public schools in Cairo with an average Homefacts rating of D. The total crime rate for Cairo is low , and there are 13 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Cairo is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Cairo property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Cairo include Wyatt, Ohio Township and Mound City.

Cairo Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 25.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 61.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13.6%

Crime Rate

75.95% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 330
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 330
  • Property Crime: 330
  • Larceny Theft: 0

Registered Offenders

60.55% Higher than national avg.
  • 13 offenders in Cairo
  • 46.23 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

55 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 3
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 50

Unemployment

High 5.7%
  • Illinois unemployment average: 3.6%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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Summary
There are 2 K-12 public schools in Cairo, IL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Cairo's schools as Below Average, with an overall D rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Cairo, IL

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    37.8%
  • Rented
    26.6%
  • Owned
    35.6%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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1 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2011, the city of Cairo, IL issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2010, the city of Cairo, IL issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $500
  • 1 Bedroom: $510
  • 2 Bedrooms: $670
  • 3 Bedrooms: $960
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,070

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Environmental Hazards

55 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (279/282)
    Cairo, IL has 98.94% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Cairo, IL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.9 Average
    Cairo, IL is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 34.37°
  • February 38.97°
  • March 51.3°
  • April 59.02°
  • May 68.3°
  • June 77.34°
  • July 79.55°
  • August 77.56°
  • September 70.97°
  • October 58.57°
  • November 47.85°
  • December 36.92°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Cairo, IL

Earthquakes
Cairo, IL has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Cairo, IL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Cairo, IL has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Cairo, IL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Cairo, IL: $21,676

Unemployment

Unemployment in Cairo is 5.7%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.6% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.34%
White Collar - 51.66%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Bruce Rauner
  • Sen. Richard J. Durbin
  • Sen. Mark Kirk

City Representatives

  • Mike Bost

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

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0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Cairo, IL

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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