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Demographics Analysis

The people of Alto Township, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 43

5 to 9 years : 16

10 to 14 years : 13

15 to 17 years : 7

18 and 19 years : 5

20 years : 10

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 22

25 to 29 years : 7

30 to 34 years : 13

35 to 39 years : 29

40 to 44 years : 19

45 to 49 years : 52

50 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 2

75 to 79 years : 7

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 33

5 to 9 years : 6

10 to 14 years : 7

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 17

20 years : 2

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 18

25 to 29 years : 17

30 to 34 years : 13

35 to 39 years : 5

40 to 44 years : 28

45 to 49 years : 42

50 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 49

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 5

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 6

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 426

Multiple ancestry : 170

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 61


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Alto Township, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 625

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 15

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 17

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 76

5 to 17 years : 49

18 to 24 years : 88

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 81

45 to 54 years : 118

55 to 59 years : 85

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 44

75 years and over : 21

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 76

5 to 17 years : 42

18 to 24 years : 61

25 to 34 years : 42

35 to 44 years : 70

45 to 54 years : 94

55 to 59 years : 65

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 15

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 24

25 to 34 years : 8

35 to 44 years : 11

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 6

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 302

Female : 229

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 46

Female : 48

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 15

Foreign born:

Male : 3

Female : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 485

Born in other state in the United States : 94

Native: born outside the United States : 15

Foreign born : 17


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 72

Now married, except separated : 304

Divorced : 27

Separated : 4

Widowed : 13

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 32

Now married, except separated : 47

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 15

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Speak only English : 557

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Alto Township, Illinois

  • German: 199   (27.0%)
  • Norwegian: 132   (17.9%)
  • Irish: 91   (12.3%)
  • English: 64   (8.7%)
  • Other Groups: 48   (6.5%)
  • United States Or American: 36   (4.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 34   (4.6%)
  • Swedish: 32   (4.3%)
  • Italian: 16   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 15   (2.0%)
  • Russian: 13   (1.8%)
  • Scottish: 10   (1.4%)
  • French Canadian: 8   (1.1%)
  • Polish: 6   (0.8%)
  • British: 6   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 5   (0.7%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.7%)
  • Croatian: 4   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 3   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 3   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.3%)
  • European: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Alto Township, Illinois is 657



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Alto Township, Illinois: 351
Female Population in Alto Township, Illinois: 306


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Alto Township, Illinois: 42.1
Median Female Resident Age in Alto Township, Illinois: 46.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Alto Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

44.4

Male

41.9

Female

45.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.5

Male

32.5

Female

9.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

47.5

Male

65.5

Female

29.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.0

Male

20.5

Female

34.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

50.5

Male

29.5

Female

50.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

20.5

Female

26.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.0

Male

42.8

Female

45.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Alto Township, Illinois


  • White: 611
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 9
  • Two or More Races: 37



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Alto Township, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Alto Township, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (3.72%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (3.19%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (2.13%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (8.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (1.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 69   (36.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 22   (11.7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 14   (7.45%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (6.38%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22   (11.7%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (3.19%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (2.13%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (1.6%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (1.61%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (1.61%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (1.08%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (4.3%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (1.08%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 56   (30.11%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 9   (4.84%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 42   (22.58%)
  • Associate Degree: 19   (10.22%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 27   (14.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (5.91%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (2.15%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Alto Township, Illinois

  • Steward Esd 220


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 602 Main St, Steward, IL 60553, Phone: (815) 396-2413, Students: 93 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Alto Township, Illinois

  • Steward Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 602 Main St, Steward, IL 60553, Phone: (815) 396-2413, Students: 93 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Alto Township, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Alto Township, Illinois.

Area Features of Alto Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Hep Cats Airport   (2) Home Free Airport   (3) Ranken Airport   (4) Staton Airport Historical   (5) Thompson Landing Strip Historical  

Building


(1) Ogle - Lee Fire Protection District Steward Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) German Cemetery   (2) Steward Cemetery   (3) Twin Grove Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Township Of Alto   (2) Township Of Reynolds   (3) Village Of Steward  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 93  

Locale


(1) Ackland Farm   (2) Journeysend Farm   (3) Svela Farms  

Mine


(1) Stoneridge Quarry  

Populated Place


(1) Scarboro   (2) Steward  

School


(1) Grimes School Historical   (2) Steward Elementary School   (3) Thorpe School Historical  

Stream


(1) Dry Run   (2) Johns Creek   (3) Johns Creek South   (4) Willow Creek  

Woods


(1) Twin Grove  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Alto Township, Illinois

60553 (pop. 700)


Cities Nearby Alto Township, Illinois

Steward Village, IL  (pop. 282) 0.8 Miles
Lee Village, IL  (pop. 423) 4.9 Miles
Willow Creek Township, IL  (pop. 642) 5.1 Miles
Reynolds Township, IL  (pop. 444) 5.5 Miles
Dement Township, IL  (pop. 1,200) 5.6 Miles
Rochelle City, IL  (pop. 9,730) 6.2 Miles
Creston Village, IL  (pop. 825) 6.2 Miles
Milan Township, IL  (pop. 440) 6.6 Miles
Flagg Township, IL  (pop. 13,560) 6.9 Miles
Hillcrest Village, IL  (pop. 1,421) 8.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Alto Township, Illinois

815



Elevation in Alto Township, Illinois is 833.0 ft. (254.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Alto Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.846148 N        Long: -89.005027 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Alto Township, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Alto Township, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 9   (3.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 10   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 18   (7.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 34   (13.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 20   (7.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 62   (24.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 47   (18.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 12   (4.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 9   (3.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 6   (2.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 16   (6.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 12   (4.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 307

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 35

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 4

Other means : 3

Worked at home : 25


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 2

5 to 9 minutes : 33

10 to 14 minutes : 32

15 to 19 minutes : 37

20 to 24 minutes : 59

25 to 29 minutes : 57

30 to 34 minutes : 33

35 to 39 minutes : 20

40 to 44 minutes : 30

45 to 59 minutes : 24

60 to 89 minutes : 19

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alto Township, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 56

No Social Security income : 203


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alto Township, Illinois)

With retirement income : 37

No retirement income : 222


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2

$40,000 to $44,999 : 10

$45,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 12

$60,000 to $74,999 : 22

$75,000 to $99,999 : 56

$100,000 to $124,999 : 15

$125,000 to $149,999 : 23

$150,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $76,667


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Alto Township, Illinois

  • WRHL (1060 AM; 0.25 kW; Kings, IL; Owner: Rochelle Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WSQR (1180 AM; 0.9 kW; Sycamore, IL; Owner: Dekalb County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WSDR (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Nelson, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Rock River, Llc)
  • WNTA (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Rockford, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WLBK (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; Dekalb, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WIXN (1460 AM; 1.0 kW; Dixon, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Alto Township, Illinois

  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRCV (101.7 FM; Dixon, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WRHL-FM (102.3 FM; Kings, IL; Owner: Rochelle Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Km Radio Of Earlville, L.l.c.)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WYRB (106.3 FM; Kingston, IL; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WSPY-FM (107.1 FM; Plano, IL; Owner: Nelson Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; Woosung, IL; Owner: Sauk Valley Broadcasting Company)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Faith Academy, D/b/a Wfen)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Shabbona, IL; Owner: Basalt Of The Earth, Inc.)
  • WSRI (88.7 FM; Sugar Grove, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WNIJ (89.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WNIU (90.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; Woosung, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WDEK (92.5 FM; Dekalb, IL; Owner: Wdek, Inc.)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; Malta, IL; Owner: Dekalb County Radio, Limited)
  • WRTB (95.3 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; Mount Morris, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WKGL-FM (96.7 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Alto Township, Illinois

  • WTVO (Channel 17; Rockford, IL; Owner: Mission Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; Rockford, IL; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; Rockford, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Alto Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 62  (36.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 8  (4.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (12.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (1.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 23  (13.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 36  (30.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 13  (11.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 53  (45.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (4.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 45 Farms In Alto Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Alto Township, Illinois

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 16.4 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Chicago/Rockford International


    (about 24.7 miles in Rockford, Illinois; Airport Code: RFD)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 27.9 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 35.0 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Whiteside County-Jos H. Bittorf Field


    (about 35.6 miles in Rock Falls, Illinois; Airport Code: SQI)

  • Du Page County


    (about 39.3 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Albertus


    (about 40.5 miles in Baileyville, Illinois; Airport Code: FEP)

  • Lewis University


    (about 49.7 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 49.7 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Rock County


    (about 53.4 miles in Afton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: JVL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Alto Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.74%

Carpooled

2.15%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.72%

Walked

2.51%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

7.89%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Alto Township, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 188

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 24

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 42

Householder not living alone : 5


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 5

All other households : 252


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 168

Renter-occupied housing units : 20

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 32

Renter-occupied housing units : 15


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $44,999 : 21

$45,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 12

$60,000 to $74,999 : 30

$75,000 to $99,999 : 58

$100,000 to $124,999 : 17

$125,000 to $149,999 : 23

$150,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Total : 267


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 259

Vacant : 8


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 15

Built 2000 to 2004 : 4

Built 1990 to 1999 : 43

Built 1980 to 1989 : 4

Built 1970 to 1979 : 21

Built 1960 to 1969 : 9

Built 1950 to 1959 : 21

Built 1940 to 1949 : 17

Built 1939 or earlier : 133


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 125

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 82

Electricity : 24

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 20

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 8

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 5

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 6

$80,000 to $89,999 : 7

$90,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 27

$150,000 to $174,999 : 11

$175,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 to $249,999 : 22

$250,000 to $299,999 : 17

$300,000 to $399,999 : 49

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 2

Home equity loan only : 36

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 2

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 97

Housing units without a mortgage : 73


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Alto Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : $342,300

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $247,900

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $270,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $109,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $137,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $181,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $121,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Alto Township, Illinois: 76.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Alto Township, IL): $50,917
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alto Township): $107,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alto Township): $642
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Alto Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 50.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 32.5%
Electricity: 4.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Alto Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Alto Township, Illinois

Dekalb County Health Departmen


     Address: 2727 Sycamore Road, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Mendota Community Hospital Hom


     Address: 1315 Meriden Street, Mendota, Illinois 61342
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/15/1995

Swedishamerican Hh Care Med S


     Address: 2550 Charles St., Rockford, Illinois 61108
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 3/25/1986

Interim Healthcare Of Rockford


     Address: 5411 E. State Street Suite 212, Rockford, Illinois 61108
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/1/1982

Vna Of The Rockford Area


     Address: 4223 East State St. Suite 100, Rockford, Illinois 61108
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Alto Township, Illinois

Rochelle Community Hospital


     Address: 900 N 2nd St, Rochelle, Illinois 61068
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Kishwaukee Community Hospital


     Address: One Kish Hospital Drive, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mendota Community Hospital


     Address: 1315 Memorial Dr, Mendota, Illinois 61342
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Swedish American Hospital


     Address: 1401 East State Street, Rockford, Illinois 61104
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Saint Anthony Medical Center


     Address: 5666 East State Street, Rockford, Illinois 61108
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Alto Township, Illinois

Rochelle Rehabilitation & Health Care Center


     Address: 900 North 3rd Street, Rochelle, Illinois 61068
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 35
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Shabbona Healthcare Center


     Address: West Comanche Road, Shabbona, Illinois 60550
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Pine Acres Rehab & Living Ctr


     Address: 1212 South Second Street, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Dekalb County Rehab & Nursing


     Address: 2600 North Annie Glidden Road, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 181
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Bethany Health Care & Rehab Ct


     Address: Resource Parkway, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Alto Township, Illinois

Name: Byron
Address: 4450 North German Church Road; Byron, IL 61010
Distance: 26 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Alto Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 85
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 10
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Hancock County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.16%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.97%
  • Other 0.88%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Alto Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Lee County, IL

5.34 % of Lee County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,620

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Lee County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Lee County , IA 0.83 % ($26,359 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.68 % ($22,288 AGI )
  • Adams County , IL 0.59 % ($24,822 AGI )

Relocation away from Lee County, IL

6.54 % of Lee County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,870

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Lee County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Lee County , IA 1.03 % ($31,675 AGI )
  • Adams County , IL 0.89 % ($53,000 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.59 % ($21,848 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Alto Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Alto Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



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