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Shawneetown is a city in Gallatin County.
It is the county seat. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Shawneetown. For links to other places called Shawneetown, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Shawneetown is 37.713N. The longitude is -88.186W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 400 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,364.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Shawneetown demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Gallatin County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 62984 ZIP code.
22% of Shawneetown residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Shawneetown ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Shawneetown was $17,834, compared with $21,587 nationally.
4% of Shawneetown residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Shawneetown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $172. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $561.
Libraries in Shawneetown include Shawneetown Public Library ... View libraries
Gallatin County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Shawneetown political report.
The average commute time for Shawneetown workers is 33 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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