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Demographics Analysis

The people of Arcola 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
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 101

5 to 9 years : 71

10 to 14 years : 217

15 to 17 years : 41

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 55

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 70

25 to 29 years : 74

30 to 34 years : 97

35 to 39 years : 150

40 to 44 years : 98

45 to 49 years : 120

50 to 54 years : 62

55 to 59 years : 116

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 48

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 45

70 to 74 years : 81

75 to 79 years : 30

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 15

Female:

Under 5 years : 101

5 to 9 years : 161

10 to 14 years : 204

15 to 17 years : 51

18 and 19 years : 15

20 years : 16

21 years : 22

22 to 24 years : 39

25 to 29 years : 72

30 to 34 years : 156

35 to 39 years : 121

40 to 44 years : 108

45 to 49 years : 129

50 to 54 years : 102

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 15

65 and 66 years : 21

67 to 69 years : 97

70 to 74 years : 53

75 to 79 years : 22

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 33


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,025

Multiple ancestry : 695

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 511


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,713

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 4

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 92

Not a U.S. citizen : 422


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 202

5 to 17 years : 745

18 to 24 years : 238

25 to 34 years : 399

35 to 44 years : 477

45 to 54 years : 413

55 to 59 years : 205

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 63

65 to 74 years : 306

75 years and over : 136

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 172

5 to 17 years : 520

18 to 24 years : 137

25 to 34 years : 208

35 to 44 years : 223

45 to 54 years : 346

55 to 59 years : 111

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 56

65 to 74 years : 262

75 years and over : 117

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 17 years : 94

18 to 24 years : 86

25 to 34 years : 61

35 to 44 years : 73

45 to 54 years : 39

55 to 59 years : 68

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 44

75 years and over : 19

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 : 4

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

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 : 131

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 130

35 to 44 years : 181

45 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 968

Female : 1,211

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 311

Female : 223

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 4

Foreign born:

Male : 262

Female : 252


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 2,114

Born in other state in the United States : 469

Native: born outside the United States : 4

Foreign born : 259


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 301

Now married, except separated : 932

Divorced : 142

Separated : 17

Widowed : 147

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 138

Now married, except separated : 264

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 17

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 37

Now married, except separated : 345

Divorced : 0

Separated : 19

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,281

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 208

Speak English less than "very well" : 475

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 41

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Arcola Township, Illinois

  • German: 654   (24.5%)
  • Other Groups: 576   (21.6%)
  • United States Or American: 487   (18.3%)
  • English: 303   (11.4%)
  • Irish: 254   (9.5%)
  • Scottish: 86   (3.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 56   (2.1%)
  • Italian: 47   (1.8%)
  • Dutch: 40   (1.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 39   (1.5%)
  • Swiss: 36   (1.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 26   (1.0%)
  • Czech: 12   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 10   (0.4%)
  • European: 7   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 5   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 4   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.1%)
  • British: 4   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Arcola Township, Illinois is 3,231



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Arcola Township, Illinois: 1,541
Female Population in Arcola Township, Illinois: 1,690


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Arcola Township, Illinois: 35.8
Median Female Resident Age in Arcola Township, Illinois: 35.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Arcola Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

40.6

Male

39.1

Female

42.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.5

Male

22.5

Female

46.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

50.5

Male

42.5

Female

67.5

Asian


Both sexes

38.0

Male

39.5

Female

35.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

26.0

Male

27.8

Female

25.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.5

Male

13.5

Female

22.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.9

Male

24.9

Female

24.9

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.3

Male

43.2

Female

47.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Arcola Township, Illinois


  • White: 2,846
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 18
  • Asian: 13
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 332
  • Two or More Races: 22



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 27   (2.51%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 20   (1.86%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 55   (5.11%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 96   (8.91%)
  • 9th Grade: 37   (3.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 39   (3.62%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (2.41%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 19   (1.76%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 379   (35.19%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 74   (6.87%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 101   (9.38%)
  • Associate Degree: 33   (3.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 104   (9.66%)
  • Master's Degree: 60   (5.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.37%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 21   (1.84%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (0.97%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 92   (8.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 21   (1.84%)
  • 10th Grade: 35   (3.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 23   (2.02%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 29   (2.55%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 449   (39.42%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 66   (5.79%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 135   (11.85%)
  • Associate Degree: 97   (8.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 112   (9.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 43   (3.78%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Arcola Township, Illinois

  • Arcola Cusd 306


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 351 W Washington St, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-4963, Students: 705 )

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

  • Arcola Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 351 W Washington St, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-4961, Students: 402 )

  • H E L P Arcola


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 211 1/2 S Jacques, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-3855, Students: 71 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Arcola Township, Illinois

  • Arcola High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 351 W Washington St, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-4962, Students: 303 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Arcola Township, Illinois

  • Pleasant View School


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 184 N County Road 300e, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-3886, Students: 68 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Arcola Township, Illinois

  • Arcola Public Library District


    407 East Main Street, Arcola, IL 61910

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Arcola Township, Illinois


  • Amish Interpretive Center


    111 S Locust St, Arcola, IL 61910
    http://amishcenter.com

  • Arcola Foundation


    127 S Oak St, Arcola, IL 61910

  • Illinois Amish Information Exhibits Inc


    125 N County Road 425e, Arcola, IL 61910

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Arcola 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 Arcola Township, Illinois.

Area Features of Arcola Township, Illinois


Building


(1) Arcola City Hall   (2) Arcola Fire Protection District Town Hall Station   (3) Arcola Fire Protection District Westside Station   (4) Arcola Public Library   (5) Shrader Ambulance Service  

Cemetery


(1) East Humboldt Cemetery   (2) Township Cemetery  

Church


(1) Arcola Presbyterian Church   (2) Arcola United Methodist Church   (3) First Baptist Church Of Arcola   (4) First Christian Church   (5) Free Methodist Episcopal Church   (6) Nazarene Church Historical   (7) Saint Johns Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Arcola   (2) Township Of Arcola  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 203  

Locale


(1) Arcola Water Works  

Park


(1) Moore Memorial Park  

Populated Place


(1) Arcola   (2) Filson   (3) Galton  

Post Office


(1) Arcola Post Office   (2) Filson Post Office Historical  

School


(1) Allison School Historical   (2) Arcola High School   (3) Cofer School Historical   (4) Dickey School Historical   (5) East Side Public School Historical   (6) Filson School Historical   (7) Galton School Historical   (8) Maple Grove School Historical   (9) Pulltight School Historical   (10) Scales School Historical   (11) Shiloh School Historical   (12) Welch School Historical   (13) West Side Public School Historical  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Arcola Township, Illinois

61910 (pop. 4,370)


Cities Nearby Arcola Township, Illinois

Arcola City, IL  (pop. 2,747) 0.7 Miles
Humboldt Village, IL  (pop. 379) 6.2 Miles
Humboldt Township, IL  (pop. 1,144) 6.9 Miles
Bourbon Township, IL  (pop. 3,513) 7.0 Miles
Tuscola City, IL  (pop. 4,336) 7.4 Miles
Tuscola Township, IL  (pop. 5,407) 7.6 Miles
Bowdre Township, IL  (pop. 714) 7.9 Miles
Hindsboro Village, IL  (pop. 349) 8.6 Miles
Arthur Village, IL  (pop. 2,370) 9.3 Miles
Seven Hickory Township, IL  (pop. 633) 9.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Arcola Township, Illinois

217



Elevation in Arcola Township, Illinois is 663.0 ft. (202.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Arcola Township, Illinois

Lat: 39.691589 N        Long: -88.297063 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Arcola 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 Arcola Township, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 71   (4.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 88   (5.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 106   (7.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 162   (10.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 178   (11.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 164   (10.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 253   (16.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 142   (9.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 67   (4.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 29   (1.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 10   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 147   (9.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 69   (4.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,140

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 204

In 3-person carpool : 81

In 4-person carpool : 11

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 17

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 11

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 : 74

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 70


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 338

5 to 9 minutes : 383

10 to 14 minutes : 154

15 to 19 minutes : 192

20 to 24 minutes : 192

25 to 29 minutes : 61

30 to 34 minutes : 54

35 to 39 minutes : 26

40 to 44 minutes : 42

45 to 59 minutes : 73

60 to 89 minutes : 19

90 or more minutes : 10


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 343

No Social Security income : 907


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 165

No retirement income : 1,085


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 21

$10,000 to $14,999 : 39

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 44

$35,000 to $39,999 : 78

$40,000 to $44,999 : 47

$45,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $59,999 : 147

$60,000 to $74,999 : 99

$75,000 to $99,999 : 156

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 16


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $55,614


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Arcola Township, Illinois

  • WLBH (1170 AM; 5.0 kW; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WEIC (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Charleston, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois Christian Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WDWS (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Champaign, IL; Owner: D.w.s., Inc.)
  • WBCP (1580 AM; 0.25 kW; Champaign, IL; Owner: P & C Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WBCP (1580 AM; 0.135 kW; Champaign, IL; Owner: P & C Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Champaign, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WKZI (800 AM; 0.25 kW; Casey, IL; Owner: Word Power, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Arcola Township, Illinois

  • WIXY (100.3 FM; Philo, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WCZQ (105.5 FM; Lodge, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WZNX (106.7 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)
  • WPGU (107.1 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: Illini Media Company)
  • WXET (107.9 FM; Villa Grove, IL; Owner: Champaign Partners Llc)
  • WZGL (88.1 FM; Westfield, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Sidell, IL; Owner: Tightrope Broadcasting, Inc)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Arthur, IL; Owner: Good News Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Humboldt, IL; Owner: Jill Walker Ministries)
  • WEIU (88.9 FM; Charleston, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)
  • WLKL (89.9 FM; Trilla, IL; Owner: Community College District #517)
  • WEFT (90.1 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: Weft/prairie Air, Inc.)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WLHW (91.5 FM; Casey, IL; Owner: Word Power, Inc.)
  • WWGO (92.1 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Whqq, Inc)
  • WCFF (92.5 FM; Philo, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WEBX (93.5 FM; Pesotum, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WLRW (94.5 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WLBH-FM (96.9 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WHMS-FM (97.5 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: D.w.s., Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Arcola Township, Illinois

  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; Seymour, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; Charleston, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; Humboldt, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; Westfield, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Arcola Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 207  (23.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 70  (8.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 140  (16.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (2.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 98  (11.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 200  (27.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 132  (18.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 237  (32.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 136 Farms In Arcola Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Arcola Township, Illinois

Arcola First Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.5k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

First Mid-illinois Bank & Trust, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 36

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Arcola Township, Illinois

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 14.7 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 24.1 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 31.9 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 42.4 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Vermillon County


    (about 50.9 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Vermilion Regional


    (about 51.1 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Hulman Field


    (about 55.2 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Terre Haute International-Hulman Field


    (about 55.3 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Arcola Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

74.07%

Carpooled

12.84%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.51%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.13%

Walked

6.33%

Other Means

1.01%

Worked At Home

5.12%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Arcola 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
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 726

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 28

Female householder, no husband present : 94

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 366

Householder not living alone : 36


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 6

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 19

All other households : 1,225


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 668

Renter-occupied housing units : 58

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 20

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 21

Renter-occupied housing units : 73

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 261

Renter-occupied housing units : 141


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 78

$10,000 to $14,999 : 69

$15,000 to $19,999 : 47

$20,000 to $24,999 : 45

$25,000 to $29,999 : 128

$30,000 to $34,999 : 69

$35,000 to $39,999 : 102

$40,000 to $44,999 : 95

$45,000 to $49,999 : 51

$50,000 to $59,999 : 171

$60,000 to $74,999 : 109

$75,000 to $99,999 : 184

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 16


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Total : 1,386


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,250

Vacant : 136


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 41

Built 2000 to 2004 : 63

Built 1990 to 1999 : 155

Built 1980 to 1989 : 141

Built 1970 to 1979 : 223

Built 1960 to 1969 : 225

Built 1950 to 1959 : 110

Built 1940 to 1949 : 78

Built 1939 or earlier : 350


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 816

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 144

Electricity : 273

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 6

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 11

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Arcola Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 17

$25,000 to $29,999 : 33

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $49,999 : 16

$50,000 to $59,999 : 92

$60,000 to $69,999 : 140

$70,000 to $79,999 : 118

$80,000 to $89,999 : 98

$90,000 to $99,999 : 51

$100,000 to $124,999 : 167

$125,000 to $149,999 : 60

$150,000 to $174,999 : 60

$175,000 to $199,999 : 30

$200,000 to $249,999 : 34

$250,000 to $299,999 : 7

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 19

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Arcola 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 : 20

Home equity loan only : 76

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 373

Housing units without a mortgage : 501


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $120,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $74,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $101,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $72,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $95,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $73,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $83,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $85,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Arcola Township, Illinois: 72.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Arcola Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 74.53%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 25.47%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Arcola Township, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,052,799
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $1,052,799
2000        
  Single Family 4 4 $543,756
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $543,756
2001        
  Single Family 6 6 $797,950
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $797,950
2002        
  Single Family 4 4 $444,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 20 $920,000
  Total

6 24 $1,364,700
2003        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,029,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $1,029,500
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $746,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $746,400
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $242,200
  Two Family 1 2 $87,100
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $213,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 8 $542,300
2006        
  Single Family 3 3 $400,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $400,500


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Arcola Township, IL): $40,476
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arcola Township): $72,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arcola Township): $434
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Arcola Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 69.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.0%
Electricity: 21.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(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 Arcola Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Arcola Township, Illinois

Lincolnland Home Care Of


     Address: 700 Broadway East, Suite 9, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/27/1994

At Home Care, Inc.


     Address: 1519 University Drive, Charleston, Illinois 61920
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/11/2000

Community Homecare, Inc


     Address: 113 East Jefferson, Suite D, Sullivan, Illinois 61951
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/18/2004

Carle Home Care


     Address: 206a West Anthony Drive, Champaign, Illinois 61822
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/12/1983

Provena Home Health Care


     Address: 2018 Glen Park Drive, Champaign, Illinois 61821
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 6/1/1979

Hospitals Close To Arcola Township, Illinois

Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center


     Address: 1000 Health Center Drive P O Box 372, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

John & Mary Kirby Hospital


     Address: 1111 N State St, Monticello, Illinois 61856
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Carle Foundation Hospital


     Address: 611 West Park Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Provena Covenant Medical Center- Urbana


     Address: 1400 West Park Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Decatur Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Arcola Township, Illinois

Arcola Health Care Center


     Address: 422 East Fourth South Street, Arcola, Illinois 61910
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Arthur Home, The


     Address: 423 Eberhardt Drive, Arthur, Illinois 61911
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 62
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Tuscola Health Care Center


     Address: 1203 Egyptian Trail, Tuscola, Illinois 61953
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Lakewood Senior Living - Mattoon


     Address: 2121 South Ninth, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 48%

Douglas Rehabilitation & Care Center


     Address: 3516 Powell Lane, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 86%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Arcola Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 47 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Arcola Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 480
    Disabled Workers: 80
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 45
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)



Douglas County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.40%
  • Bush & Cheney 66.77%
  • Other 0.83%



(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 Arcola Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Douglas County, IL

5.49 % of Douglas County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,597

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 1.56 % ($35,976 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 0.82 % ($29,493 AGI )
  • Moultrie County , IL 0.36 % ($37,759 AGI )

Relocation away from Douglas County, IL

6.45 % of Douglas 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 $32,542

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 1.57 % ($32,876 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 1.26 % ($27,606 AGI )
  • Moultrie County , IL 0.36 % ($29,967 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 Arcola 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 Arcola Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Arcola Township, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 1 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 35 n/a
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 1 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 35 n/a
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 3 5 2 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 180 112 171 69 n/a
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 4 0 11 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 149 0 380 n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 7 13 21 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 216 261 444 725 n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 2 2 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 36 0 68 69 n/a
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 1 1 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 3 4 9 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 3 5 n/a


(updated 2013)



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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