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Demographics Analysis

The people of Avoca 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
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 22

10 to 14 years : 26

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 20

45 to 49 years : 22

50 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 15

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 13

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 31

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 6

25 to 29 years : 14

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 9

40 to 44 years : 9

45 to 49 years : 28

50 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 16

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 118

Multiple ancestry : 194

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 28


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 340

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 : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 92

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 38

45 to 54 years : 81

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 0

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 84

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 38

45 to 54 years : 69

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 12

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

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 : 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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 137

Female : 169

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 20

Female : 14

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 306

Born in other state in the United States : 34

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 53

Now married, except separated : 166

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 32

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 14

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 12

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

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 : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 317

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 23


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Avoca Township, Illinois

  • German: 280   (40.8%)
  • United States Or American: 179   (26.1%)
  • Swiss: 94   (13.7%)
  • Irish: 51   (7.4%)
  • English: 36   (5.2%)
  • Polish: 22   (3.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 13   (1.9%)
  • Italian: 8   (1.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.3%)
  • Scottish: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Avoca Township, Illinois is 340



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Avoca Township, Illinois: 157
Female Population in Avoca Township, Illinois: 183


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Avoca Township, Illinois: 46.9
Median Female Resident Age in Avoca Township, Illinois: 45.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Avoca Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

37.8

Male

37.0

Female

39.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.5

Male

32.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

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

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.5

Male

11.0

Female

11.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.5

Male

22.0

Female

42.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.7

Male

37.1

Female

38.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Avoca Township, Illinois


  • White: 340
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (4%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (4.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (4.8%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (4%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 63   (50.4%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 0   (0%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 4   (3.2%)
  • Associate Degree: 13   (10.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 19   (15.2%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (3.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (1.57%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 80   (62.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 9   (7.09%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 24   (18.9%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (7.09%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Master's Degree: 3   (2.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Avoca Township, Illinois

  • Prairie Central Cusd 8


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 605 N Seventh St, Fairbury, IL 61739, Phone: (815) 692-2504, Students: 2,241 )

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

  • Westview Elem School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 600 S 1st St, Fairbury, IL 61739, Phone: (815) 692-2623, Students: 402 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Avoca Township, Illinois

  • Prairie Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 411 N 7th St, Fairbury, IL 61739, Phone: (815) 692-2355, Students: 699 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Avoca Township, Illinois

  • Dominy Memorial Library


    201 South Third Street, Fairbury, IL 61739

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Avoca Township, Illinois


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Avoca Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Fairbury Hospital Emergency Heliport   (2) Ficklin-airtech Airport   (3) Frederick Landing Strip Historical   (4) Norman Rittenhouse Heliport   (5) Pick Landing Strip Historical   (6) Wayne Ziller Jr Airport  

Building


(1) Dominy Memorial Library   (2) Fairbury City Hall   (3) Fairbury Fire Department   (4) Fairbury Police Department   (5) South East Livingston County Ambulance Service  

Cemetery


(1) Avoca Cemetery   (2) Cooper Cemetery   (3) Graceland Cemetery   (4) Saint John S Catholic Cemetery   (5) Spence Cemetery   (6) Weston Cemetery  

Church


(1) Apostolic Christian Church   (2) Avoca Church Historical   (3) Christian Apostolic Church   (4) Church Of Christ   (5) First Baptist Church   (6) First Presbyterian Church   (7) First United Methodist Church   (8) Free Methodist Church   (9) Gospel Army Church Historical   (10) Saint Johns Roman Catholic Church   (11) Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Fairbury   (2) Township Of Avoca   (3) Township Of Indian Grove  

Hospital


(1) Fairbury Hospital Historical  

Locale


(1) Indian Creek Country Club   (2) Kilgus Dairy  

Mine


(1) Fairbury Quarry  

Park


(1) Livingston Square   (2) Weston Cemetery Prairie Nature Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Avoca Historical   (2) Champlin   (3) Fairbury  

Post Office


(1) Fairbury Post Office  

School


(1) Avoca School Historical   (2) Bakers Corner School Historical   (3) Bee Hive School Historical   (4) Brights Corner School Historical   (5) Edison Public School Historical   (6) Frye School Historical   (7) Fugate School Historical   (8) Isaac Walton Public School Historical   (9) Lake Side School Historical   (10) Potter School Historical   (11) Prairie Central High School   (12) Westview Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Hickory Creek   (2) Indian Creek   (3) North Fork Vermilion River   (4) South Fork Vermilion River  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Avoca Township, Illinois

61739 (pop. 4,868)


Cities Nearby Avoca Township, Illinois

Fairbury City, IL  (pop. 3,766) 4.7 Miles
Owego Township, IL  (pop. 344) 4.7 Miles
Indian Grove Township, IL  (pop. 4,155) 5.3 Miles
Pleasant Ridge Township, IL  (pop. 327) 6.4 Miles
Eppards Point Township, IL  (pop. 542) 6.4 Miles
Pontiac City, IL  (pop. 11,578) 7.1 Miles
Pontiac Township, IL  (pop. 12,417) 7.3 Miles
Forrest Village, IL  (pop. 1,004) 7.6 Miles
Saunemin Township, IL  (pop. 643) 7.8 Miles
Yates Township, IL  (pop. 127) 8.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Avoca Township, Illinois

815



Elevation in Avoca Township, Illinois is 682.0 ft. (208.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Avoca Township, Illinois

Lat: 40.813497 N        Long: -88.528047 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 21   (9.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 38   (16.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 27   (11.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 29   (12.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 40   (17.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 7   (3.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 6   (2.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 15   (6.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 34   (14.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 15   (6.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 84

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 12

In 3-person carpool : 8

In 4-person carpool : 16

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 9

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 : 23

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 12


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 8

5 to 9 minutes : 38

10 to 14 minutes : 12

15 to 19 minutes : 21

20 to 24 minutes : 10

25 to 29 minutes : 16

30 to 34 minutes : 0

35 to 39 minutes : 16

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 22

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 9


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 31

No Social Security income : 110


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 25

No retirement income : 116


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Avoca 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 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 8

$60,000 to $74,999 : 14

$75,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $98,906


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Avoca Township, Illinois

  • WSPL (1250 AM; 0.5 kW; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Avoca Township, Illinois

  • WGCY (106.3 FM; Sibley, IL; Owner: F & G Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; Lexington, IL; Owner: Pilot Media, Llc)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; Lexington, IL; Owner: Pilot Media, Llc)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; Fairbury, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; Pontiac, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Saybrook, IL; Owner: 2820 Communications Incorporated)
  • WJWR (90.3 FM; Gridley, IL; Owner: Bloomington Normal Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Thawville, IL; Owner: California Association For Research And Education Inc.)
  • WBEQ (90.7 FM; Mazon, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WJCZ (91.3 FM; Buckley, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; Cooksville, IL; Owner: Pilot Media, Llc)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; Chenoa, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WJDK-FM (95.7 FM; Verona, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc)
  • WSTQ (97.7 FM; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; Arrowsmith, IL; Owner: Wms1, Inc.)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; Dwight, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; Towanda, IL; Owner: Pilot Media, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Avoca Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 41  (32.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 3  (2.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 15  (11.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (2.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 45  (35.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 19  (14.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 42  (31.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 48  (35.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (4.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 181 Farms In Avoca Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Avoca Township, Illinois

Bank Of Pontiac - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $966.7k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

First State Bank Of Forrest - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $145.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

Busey Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 42

Morton Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 32

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Avoca Township, Illinois

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 31.0 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 39.7 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 41.2 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 49.4 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 55.0 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Lewis University


    (about 59.3 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 59.3 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Avoca Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.46%

Carpooled

6.54%

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

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

10.00%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 83

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 12

Female householder, no husband present : 2

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 44

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 12

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 129


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 73

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 44

Renter-occupied housing units : 0


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 16

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 8

$60,000 to $74,999 : 14

$75,000 to $99,999 : 18

$100,000 to $124,999 : 35

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Total : 141


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 141

Vacant : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 8

Built 1990 to 1999 : 16

Built 1980 to 1989 : 2

Built 1970 to 1979 : 0

Built 1960 to 1969 : 0

Built 1950 to 1959 : 12

Built 1940 to 1949 : 10

Built 1939 or earlier : 85


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 18

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 105

Electricity : 18

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
(Avoca Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 16

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 16

$90,000 to $99,999 : 8

$100,000 to $124,999 : 22

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 15

$175,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 16

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 12

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Avoca 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 48

Housing units without a mortgage : 83


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 :

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $103,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Avoca Township, Illinois: 78.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Avoca 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 13 13 $1,574,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $1,574,000
2000        
  Single Family 6 6 $618,000
  Two Family 1 2 $120,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 8 $738,000
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $588,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $588,000
2002        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,137,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $300,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 11 $1,437,900
2003        
  Single Family 7 7 $809,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $809,000
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $848,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $848,000
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $276,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $276,000
2006        
  Single Family 3 3 $452,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $452,500


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Avoca Township, IL): $56,786
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Avoca Township): $120,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Avoca Township): $532
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Avoca Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 15.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 67.7%
Electricity: 7.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 7.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Avoca Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Avoca Township, Illinois

Saint James Hospital Home Heal


     Address: 608 North Ladd Street, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 6/27/1990

Bromenn Home Health Services


     Address: 1322 S. Main Street, Normal, Illinois 61761
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/1/1974

St. Josephs Center For Home Ca


     Address: 2416 East Washington Suite B, Bloomington, Illinois 61704
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/11/1985

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 705 North East St., Bloomington, Illinois 61701
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/5/1992

Hospitals Close To Avoca Township, Illinois

Saint James Hospital


     Address: 2500 West Reynolds Street, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 111 Spring Street, Streator, Illinois 61364
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Gibson Community Hospital


     Address: 1120 N Melvin Street, Gibson City, Illinois 60936
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Bromenn Healthcare


     Address: 1304 Franklin Avenue, Normal, Illinois 61761
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Joseph Medical Center


     Address: 2200 E Washington, Bloomington, Illinois 61701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Avoca Township, Illinois

Fairview Haven


     Address: 605 609 North 4th Street, Fairbury, Illinois 61739
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Livingston Manor


     Address: Rural Route 1, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 41%

Asta Care Center Of Pontiac


     Address: 300 West Lowell, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Evenglow Lodge


     Address: 215 East Washington, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Meadows Mennonite Home


     Address: 24588 Church Street, Chenoa, Illinois 61726
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 78%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Avoca Township, Illinois

Name: Braidwood
Address: RR1, Box 84; Braceville, IL 60407
Distance: 32 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Avoca Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 730
    Disabled Workers: 85
    Widowers Workers: 125
    Spouses Workers: 70
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Livingston County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.11%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.32%
  • Other 0.56%



(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 Avoca Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Livingston County, IL

4.66 % of Livingston County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,942

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Mclean County , IL 0.69 % ($29,922 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.50 % ($41,568 AGI )
  • Grundy County , IL 0.48 % ($30,380 AGI )

Relocation away from Livingston County, IL

6.00 % of Livingston 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 $34,806

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Mclean County , IL 1.25 % ($35,349 AGI )
  • La Salle County , IL 0.44 % ($38,723 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.36 % ($31,296 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 Avoca 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 Avoca Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Avoca 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 n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 80 80
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 11 22
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 293 590
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 67 67
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,786 1,796
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 133 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 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 n/a n/a 0 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 n/a n/a 21 22
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 n/a n/a 11 12


(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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