Eureka, Illinois

Population 5,421

Eureka is located in Woodford County, IL. The population is 5,421, making Eureka the largest city in Woodford County.

There are 3 public schools in Eureka with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Eureka is moderate , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Eureka is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Eureka property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Eureka include Cruger Township, Olio Township and Montgomery Township.

Eureka Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 5.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 55.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 39.3%

Crime Rate

52.56% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 76
  • Violent Crimes: 474
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 114
  • Property Crime: 758
  • Larceny Theft: 569

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Eureka
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

45 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 45


Moderate 5.7%
  • Illinois unemployment average: 7.8%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Eureka, IL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Eureka's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.

1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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  • Good news! No offenders found in Eureka, IL.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Eureka, IL

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$145,950 compared to May 2020
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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10 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Eureka, IL issued 10 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 10 permits, 8 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Eureka, IL issued 12 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 12 permits, 6 were issued for single family homes and 6 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $550
  • 1 Bedroom: $590
  • 2 Bedrooms: $750
  • 3 Bedrooms: $970
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,050

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Environmental Hazards

45 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (239/243)
    Eureka, IL has 98.35% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Eureka, IL is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.16 Average
    Eureka, IL is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 24.17°
  • February 28.63°
  • March 42.8°
  • April 53.12°
  • May 65.11°
  • June 72.81°
  • July 76.85°
  • August 73.78°
  • September 66.52°
  • October 54.38°
  • November 42.95°
  • December 31.93°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Eureka, IL

Eureka, IL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Eureka, IL has no risk of hurricanes.
Eureka, IL has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Eureka, IL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Eureka, IL: $55,150


Unemployment in Eureka is 5.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 7.8% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 38.24%
White Collar - 61.76%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Darin LaHood

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

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2 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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