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Geneseo, IL
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Geneseo profile

Living in Geneseo

Geneseo is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 6,515 people and three associated neighborhoods, Geneseo is the 291st largest community in Illinois.

Geneseo is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

In terms of college education, Geneseo is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.43% of adults in Geneseo have a college degree.

The per capita income in Geneseo in 2018 was $40,287, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,148 for a family of four. However, Geneseo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Geneseo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Geneseo residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Geneseo include German, Belgian, English, Irish, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in Geneseo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.