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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ashton 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
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 9 years : 36

10 to 14 years : 58

15 to 17 years : 23

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 4

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 85

30 to 34 years : 29

35 to 39 years : 35

40 to 44 years : 55

45 to 49 years : 47

50 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 2

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 7

70 to 74 years : 12

75 to 79 years : 9

80 to 84 years : 9

85 years and over : 12

Female:

Under 5 years : 60

5 to 9 years : 25

10 to 14 years : 54

15 to 17 years : 25

18 and 19 years : 23

20 years : 0

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 64

30 to 34 years : 38

35 to 39 years : 48

40 to 44 years : 37

45 to 49 years : 62

50 to 54 years : 45

55 to 59 years : 34

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 30

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 22

75 to 79 years : 26

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 9


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 525

Multiple ancestry : 488

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 223


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,222

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 14

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 84

5 to 17 years : 221

18 to 24 years : 70

25 to 34 years : 216

35 to 44 years : 175

45 to 54 years : 198

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 68

75 years and over : 82

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 78

5 to 17 years : 218

18 to 24 years : 70

25 to 34 years : 201

35 to 44 years : 147

45 to 54 years : 135

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 44

75 years and over : 45

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 3

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 15

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 24

75 years and over : 37

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 : 0

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 4

45 to 54 years : 10

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 453

Female : 568

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 79

Female : 122

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 4

Female : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 943

Born in other state in the United States : 201

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 229

Now married, except separated : 356

Divorced : 131

Separated : 4

Widowed : 53

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 27

Now married, except separated : 111

Divorced : 35

Separated : 0

Widowed : 19

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,140

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ashton Township, Illinois

  • German: 497   (39.6%)
  • Irish: 166   (13.2%)
  • United States Or American: 107   (8.5%)
  • Other Groups: 105   (8.4%)
  • English: 102   (8.1%)
  • Dutch: 50   (4.0%)
  • Swedish: 34   (2.7%)
  • Polish: 31   (2.5%)
  • Italian: 28   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 22   (1.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 22   (1.8%)
  • Norwegian: 21   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 18   (1.4%)
  • Czech: 10   (0.8%)
  • Belgian: 8   (0.6%)
  • Albanian: 7   (0.6%)
  • Croatian: 6   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.2%)
  • European: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ashton Township, Illinois is 1,236



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ashton Township, Illinois: 536
Female Population in Ashton Township, Illinois: 700


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ashton Township, Illinois: 33.5
Median Female Resident Age in Ashton Township, Illinois: 37.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ashton Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

42.5

Male

41.7

Female

42.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.8

Male

45.0

Female

13.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.5

Male

43.0

Female

0.5

Asian


Both sexes

65.5

Male

65.5

Female

56.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

27.5

Male

27.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

21.0

Male

21.0

Female

26.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.5

Male

33.5

Female

5.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.3

Male

22.0

Female

15.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.0

Male

42.2

Female

43.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Ashton Township, Illinois


  • White: 1,158
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 78



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (1.35%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.54%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (3.77%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (2.96%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (2.7%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (4.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (4.04%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 167   (45.01%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 35   (9.43%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 53   (14.29%)
  • Associate Degree: 7   (1.89%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22   (5.93%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (3.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.54%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (1.75%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.66%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 17   (3.73%)
  • 9th Grade: 13   (2.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (1.54%)
  • 11th Grade: 14   (3.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (2.19%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 197   (43.2%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 47   (10.31%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 51   (11.18%)
  • Associate Degree: 38   (8.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 38   (8.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (1.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (1.32%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Ashton Township, Illinois

  • Ashton-franklin Center Cusd 275


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 611 Western Ave, Ashton, IL 61006, Phone: (815) 453-7461, Students: 632 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ashton Township, Illinois

  • Ashton-franklin Center Hs


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 611 Western Ave, Ashton, IL 61006, Phone: (815) 453-7461, Students: 223 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Ashton Township, Illinois

  • Mills & Petrie Memorial Library And Gymnasium


    704 North First Street, Ashton, IL 61006

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Ashton Township, Illinois


  • Fremont County Historical Society Inc


    4275 E 1400 N, Ashton, ID 83420

  • Hess Heritage Museum


    Po Box 734, Ashton, ID 83420

  • Polish Heritage Center


    Po Box 3, Ashton, NE 68817

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Ashton Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Hardesty Landing Strip Historical   (2) Reinke Airport Historical   (3) Swords Heliport  

Building


(1) Ashton Fire Protection District   (2) Ashton Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Ashton Cemetery   (2) Gehant Farm Cemetery   (3) Reynolds Cemetery  

Church


(1) Ashton Bible Church   (2) Ashton Church   (3) Reynolds Church   (4) Saint Johns Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Ashton   (2) Township Of Bradford   (3) Township Of Lafayette   (4) Village Of Ashton  

Populated Place


(1) Ashton   (2) Flagg  

School


(1) Ashton Elementary School   (2) Ashton High School   (3) Fischer School Historical   (4) Hoosier Street School Historical   (5) Prairie View School Historical   (6) Spencer School Historical   (7) Union School Historical   (8) Wagner School Historical   (9) Weiner School Historical   (10) Yorty School Historical  

Stream


(1) Grubin Ditch   (2) Sullivan Lateral  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ashton Township, Illinois

61006 (pop. 1,910)


Cities Nearby Ashton Township, Illinois

Ashton Village, IL  (pop. 1,161) 0.2 Miles
Bradford Township, IL  (pop. 336) 3.9 Miles
Franklin Grove Village, IL  (pop. 1,465) 4.2 Miles
China Township, IL  (pop. 1,472) 4.7 Miles
Reynolds Township, IL  (pop. 444) 5.9 Miles
Taylor Township, IL  (pop. 1,148) 7.2 Miles
Pine Rock Township, IL  (pop. 651) 7.8 Miles
Nachusa Township, IL  (pop. 503) 8.0 Miles
Flagg Township, IL  (pop. 13,560) 8.6 Miles
Rochelle City, IL  (pop. 9,730) 9.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ashton Township, Illinois

815



Elevation in Ashton Township, Illinois is 778.0 ft. (237.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ashton Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.864919 N        Long: -89.225693 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 60   (10.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 48   (8.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 42   (7.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 64   (10.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 37   (6.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 67   (11.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 71   (12.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 40   (6.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 16   (2.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 19   (3.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 77   (13.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 36   (6.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 554

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 34

In 3-person carpool : 11

In 4-person carpool : 3

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 13

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 : 22

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 19


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 78

5 to 9 minutes : 112

10 to 14 minutes : 22

15 to 19 minutes : 60

20 to 24 minutes : 58

25 to 29 minutes : 53

30 to 34 minutes : 88

35 to 39 minutes : 36

40 to 44 minutes : 39

45 to 59 minutes : 48

60 to 89 minutes : 43

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 140

No Social Security income : 384


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 72

No retirement income : 452


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $44,999 : 10

$45,000 to $49,999 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 36

$60,000 to $74,999 : 72

$75,000 to $99,999 : 56

$100,000 to $124,999 : 24

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $61,094


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ashton 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 Ashton 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.)
  • 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.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Normandy, IL; Owner: Road Map Ministries)
  • WNIJ (89.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Milledgeville, IL; Owner: Newman Central Catholic High School)
  • 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.)
  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; Coleta, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Rock River, Llc)
  • 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 Ashton Township, Illinois

  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; Winnebago, IL; Owner: Wrex Television, Llc)
  • 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 Ashton Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 47  (14.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 26  (7.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 45  (13.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 85  (25.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 90  (29.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 51  (16.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 78  (25.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 76 Farms In Ashton Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ashton Township, Illinois

The First National Bank & Trust Company Of Rochelle - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $258.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ashton Township, Illinois

  • Chicago/Rockford International


    (about 24.0 miles in Rockford, Illinois; Airport Code: RFD)

  • Whiteside County-Jos H. Bittorf Field


    (about 25.0 miles in Rock Falls, Illinois; Airport Code: SQI)

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 27.1 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Albertus


    (about 32.1 miles in Baileyville, Illinois; Airport Code: FEP)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 35.6 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 39.3 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Du Page County


    (about 50.5 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Rock County


    (about 53.0 miles in Afton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: JVL)

  • Southern Wisconsin Regional


    (about 53.0 miles in Afton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: JVL)

  • Clinton Municipal


    (about 56.8 miles in Low Moor, Iowa; Airport Code: CWI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ashton Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.72%

Carpooled

12.46%

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

0.33%

Walked

6.07%

Other Means

0.98%

Worked At Home

3.44%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 232

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 20

Female householder, no husband present : 50

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 147

Householder not living alone : 75


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 55

Female householder and female partner : 12

Female householder and male partner : 5

All other households : 452


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 217

Renter-occupied housing units : 15

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 16

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 25

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 124

Renter-occupied housing units : 98


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 35

$10,000 to $14,999 : 24

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 39

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 65

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 35

$45,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 61

$60,000 to $74,999 : 84

$75,000 to $99,999 : 59

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Total : 545


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 524

Vacant : 21


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 12

Built 1990 to 1999 : 27

Built 1980 to 1989 : 44

Built 1970 to 1979 : 56

Built 1960 to 1969 : 41

Built 1950 to 1959 : 40

Built 1940 to 1949 : 26

Built 1939 or earlier : 299


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 437

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 31

Electricity : 56

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ashton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 21

$60,000 to $69,999 : 44

$70,000 to $79,999 : 26

$80,000 to $89,999 : 43

$90,000 to $99,999 : 19

$100,000 to $124,999 : 89

$125,000 to $149,999 : 65

$150,000 to $174,999 : 53

$175,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 5

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ashton 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 : 9

Home equity loan only : 23

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 231

Housing units without a mortgage : 116


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $28,300

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $124,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $98,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $82,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $84,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $110,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ashton Township, Illinois: 65.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Ashton Township, Illinois

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Ashton 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $235,000
  Two Family 1 2 $165,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 12 $650,000
  Total

5 16 $1,050,000
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ashton Township, IL): $40,357
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ashton Township): $80,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ashton Township): $429
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ashton Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 73.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 9.0%
Electricity: 15.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
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 Ashton Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ashton Township, Illinois

Home Health Care Of Ksb Hospit


     Address: 215 East First St. Suite 153, Dixon, Illinois 61021
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/7/1976

Mendota Community Hospital Hom


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

Dekalb County Health Departmen


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

Saint Anthony Medical Center


     Address: 6122 Mulford Village, Rockford, Illinois 61107
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 7/18/1984

Able Home Health, Llc


     Address: 4249 E State St #205, Rockford, Illinois 61108
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/24/2003

Hospitals Close To Ashton Township, Illinois

Rochelle Community Hospital


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

Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital


     Address: 403 E 1st St, Dixon, Illinois 61021
     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

Kishwaukee Community Hospital


     Address: One Kish Hospital Drive, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Hospital Type: Acute Care 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

Nursing Homes Close To Ashton Township, Illinois

Franklin Grove Nursing Center


     Address: 502 North State Street, Franklin Grove, Illinois 61031
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Rochelle Rehabilitation & Health Care Center


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

Oregon Healthcare Center


     Address: 811 South 10th Street, Oregon, Illinois 61061
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Amboy Nursing Acquisition


     Address: 15 West Wasson Road, Amboy, Illinois 61310
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 52%

Rock River Rehab & Health Care Center


     Address: 800 Division Street, Dixon, Illinois 61021
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 74%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ashton Township, Illinois

Name: Byron
Address: 4450 North German Church Road; Byron, IL 61010
Distance: 21 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ashton Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 215
    Disabled Workers: 35
    Widowers Workers: 40
    Spouses Workers: 25
    Children Workers: 30


(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 Ashton 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 Ashton 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 Ashton Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Ashton 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 n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 437 n/a n/a 0
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 13 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,137 n/a n/a 0
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 n/a n/a 0
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a 0


(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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