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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bement 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
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 77

5 to 9 years : 52

10 to 14 years : 49

15 to 17 years : 43

18 and 19 years : 21

20 years : 0

21 years : 14

22 to 24 years : 50

25 to 29 years : 67

30 to 34 years : 84

35 to 39 years : 59

40 to 44 years : 73

45 to 49 years : 111

50 to 54 years : 110

55 to 59 years : 74

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 27

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 25

75 to 79 years : 37

80 to 84 years : 61

85 years and over : 24

Female:

Under 5 years : 72

5 to 9 years : 80

10 to 14 years : 78

15 to 17 years : 52

18 and 19 years : 17

20 years : 29

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 40

25 to 29 years : 65

30 to 34 years : 54

35 to 39 years : 75

40 to 44 years : 56

45 to 49 years : 79

50 to 54 years : 95

55 to 59 years : 93

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 35

67 to 69 years : 32

70 to 74 years : 51

75 to 79 years : 92

80 to 84 years : 29

85 years and over : 88


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,246

Multiple ancestry : 525

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 16

Ancestry not reported : 569


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,322

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 : 6

Not a U.S. citizen : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 149

5 to 17 years : 354

18 to 24 years : 174

25 to 34 years : 270

35 to 44 years : 263

45 to 54 years : 395

55 to 59 years : 167

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 160

75 years and over : 331

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 145

5 to 17 years : 317

18 to 24 years : 145

25 to 34 years : 214

35 to 44 years : 206

45 to 54 years : 352

55 to 59 years : 143

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 41

65 to 74 years : 127

75 years and over : 298

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 31

18 to 24 years : 22

25 to 34 years : 56

35 to 44 years : 46

45 to 54 years : 39

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 27

75 years and over : 33

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 : 6

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 11

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 908

Female : 1,119

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 161

Female : 134

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 20

Female : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,941

Born in other state in the United States : 278

Native: born outside the United States : 4

Foreign born : 26


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 627

Now married, except separated : 606

Divorced : 172

Separated : 16

Widowed : 225

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 42

Now married, except separated : 178

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 37

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 13

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,149

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 41

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bement Township, Illinois

  • German: 412   (27.3%)
  • United States Or American: 288   (19.1%)
  • Irish: 198   (13.1%)
  • English: 197   (13.1%)
  • Other Groups: 93   (6.2%)
  • Dutch: 58   (3.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 43   (2.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 36   (2.4%)
  • Swedish: 35   (2.3%)
  • Italian: 33   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 21   (1.4%)
  • Norwegian: 21   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 15   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 10   (0.7%)
  • European: 7   (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 6   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.4%)
  • British: 5   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 4   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Eastern European: 2   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bement Township, Illinois is 2,356



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bement Township, Illinois: 1,093
Female Population in Bement Township, Illinois: 1,263


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bement Township, Illinois: 42.3
Median Female Resident Age in Bement Township, Illinois: 45.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bement Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

41.0

Male

39.3

Female

42.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.0

Male

35.0

Female

33.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

3.0

Male

0.0

Female

3.0

Asian


Both sexes

46.5

Male

40.5

Female

46.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

18.5

Male

0.0

Female

18.5

Other


Both sexes

33.5

Male

41.5

Female

29.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.5

Male

11.5

Female

13.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

14.5

Male

11.5

Female

18.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.3

Male

39.6

Female

42.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Bement Township, Illinois


  • White: 2,249
  • African American: 63
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 4
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 5
  • Two or More Races: 35



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (1.28%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.32%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.32%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 19   (3.04%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (1.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 12   (1.92%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (2.56%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 20   (3.19%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 306   (48.88%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 46   (7.35%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 82   (13.1%)
  • Associate Degree: 27   (4.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 53   (8.47%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (2.24%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (1.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.32%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (1.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.42%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 31   (4.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (3.23%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (2.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (1.68%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (1.68%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 313   (43.9%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 69   (9.68%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 81   (11.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 46   (6.45%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 61   (8.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 27   (3.79%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.42%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Bement Township, Illinois

  • Bement Cusd 5


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 201 S Champaign St, Bement, IL 61813, Phone: (217) 678-4200, Students: 402 )

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

  • Bement Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 201 S Champaign St, Bement, IL 61813, Phone: (217) 678-4200, Students: 179 )

  • Bement Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 201 S Champaign St, Bement, IL 61813, Phone: (217) 678-4200, Students: 90 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Bement Township, Illinois

  • Bement High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 201 S Champaign St, Bement, IL 61813, Phone: (217) 678-4200, Students: 133 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Bement Township, Illinois

  • Bement Public Library District


    349 South Macon Street, Bement, IL 61813

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Bement Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Bartram Landing Strip Historical   (2) Kirwan Landing Strip Historical   (3) Morris Farm Incorporated Airport Historical   (4) Triple Creek Airport  

Building


(1) Bement Fire Protection District Station 1   (2) Bement Fire Protection District Station 2  

Cemetery


(1) Bement Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bement Baptist Church   (2) Bement United Methodist Church   (3) Church Of God Historical   (4) First Christian Church   (5) First Presbyterian Church   (6) Saint Michaels Roman Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Bement   (2) Village Of Bement  

Park


(1) Bement County Forest Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Bement   (2) Bodmann   (3) Piatt   (4) Voorhies  

Post Office


(1) Bement Post Office  

School


(1) Bement Elementary School   (2) Bement High School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bement Township, Illinois

61813 (pop. 2,147)


Cities Nearby Bement Township, Illinois

Bement Village, IL  (pop. 2,190) 1.2 Miles
Ivesdale Village, IL  (pop. 240) 5.2 Miles
Monticello Township, IL  (pop. 5,748) 7.2 Miles
Unity Township, IL  (pop. 1,305) 7.2 Miles
Monticello City, IL  (pop. 5,094) 7.4 Miles
Sadorus Township, IL  (pop. 1,221) 8.1 Miles
Willow Branch Township, IL  (pop. 913) 8.8 Miles
Hammond Village, IL  (pop. 470) 8.9 Miles
Cerro Gordo Township, IL  (pop. 2,034) 9.3 Miles
Atwood Village, IL  (pop. 1,097) 9.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bement Township, Illinois

217



Elevation in Bement Township, Illinois is 692.0 ft. (211.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bement Township, Illinois

Lat: 39.922445 N        Long: -88.550301 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 35   (3.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 37   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 56   (5.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 97   (10.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 108   (11.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 137   (14.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 112   (11.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 94   (9.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 23   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 41   (4.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 14   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 96   (10.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 91   (9.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 715

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 78

In 3-person carpool : 7

In 4-person carpool : 3

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 95

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 20

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 28

Walked : 35

Other means : 12

Worked at home : 18


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 79

5 to 9 minutes : 173

10 to 14 minutes : 145

15 to 19 minutes : 121

20 to 24 minutes : 24

25 to 29 minutes : 47

30 to 34 minutes : 142

35 to 39 minutes : 80

40 to 44 minutes : 69

45 to 59 minutes : 69

60 to 89 minutes : 23

90 or more minutes : 21


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 208

No Social Security income : 526


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 141

No retirement income : 593


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 33

$20,000 to $24,999 : 41

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 27

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $44,999 : 63

$45,000 to $49,999 : 53

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $74,999 : 78

$75,000 to $99,999 : 53

$100,000 to $124,999 : 29

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 7

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,583


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Bement Township, Illinois

  • WDZ (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; 5.0 kW; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WDWS (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Champaign, IL; Owner: D.w.s., Inc.)
  • WKJR (1460 AM; 0.5 kW; Dewey, IL; Owner: Ruben's Productions, Inc.)
  • WHOW (1520 AM; 5.0 kW; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, 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)

FM Radio Stations Near Bement Township, Illinois

  • WIXY (100.3 FM; Philo, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WZUS (100.9 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WKZS (103.3 FM; Saint Joseph, IL; Owner: Benton-weatherford Broadcasting , Inc., Of In.)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WCZQ (105.5 FM; Lodge, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WGKC (105.9 FM; Mahomet, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WZNX (106.7 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)
  • WPGU (107.1 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: Illini Media Company)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; Heman, IL; Owner: Wdkr, Inc.)
  • WXET (107.9 FM; Villa Grove, IL; Owner: Champaign Partners Llc)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Arthur, IL; Owner: Good News Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Humboldt, IL; Owner: Jill Walker Ministries)
  • WPCD (88.7 FM; Mahomet, IL; Owner: Parkland College)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Oreana, IL; Owner: St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WJMU (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Millikin University)
  • 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)
  • WBGL (91.7 FM; Saint Joseph, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc)
  • WWGO (92.1 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Whqq, Inc)
  • WCFF (92.5 FM; Philo, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Wejt, Inc.)
  • WEBX (93.5 FM; Pesotum, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WLRW (94.5 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WLFH (95.3 FM; Thomasboro, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WHOW-FM (95.9 FM; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WQQB (96.1 FM; Mahomet, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WLBH-FM (96.9 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WHMS-FM (97.5 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: D.w.s., Inc.)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; Bellflower, IL; Owner: Wms1, Inc.)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Technicom, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Bement Township, Illinois

  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WAND (Channel 17; Oreana, IL; Owner: Wand(tv) Partnership)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; Oreana, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; Seymour, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; Humboldt, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Bement Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 99  (18.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 51  (9.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 69  (13.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 94  (17.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 112  (23.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 141  (29.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 157  (32.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 53 Farms In Bement Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bement Township, Illinois

State Bank Of Bement - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $81.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bement Township, Illinois

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 16.5 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 17.9 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 33.5 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 33.9 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 43.5 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Logan County


    (about 44.6 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Vermillon County


    (about 53.9 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Vermilion Regional


    (about 54.0 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bement Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.50%

Carpooled

12.90%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.71%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.20%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

5.65%

Other Means

0.40%

Worked At Home

4.64%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 375

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 20

Female householder, no husband present : 83

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 234

Householder not living alone : 22


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and male partner : 14

All other households : 708


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 331

Renter-occupied housing units : 44

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 61

Renter-occupied housing units : 22

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 154

Renter-occupied housing units : 102


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 30

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 54

$20,000 to $24,999 : 83

$25,000 to $29,999 : 56

$30,000 to $34,999 : 35

$35,000 to $39,999 : 46

$40,000 to $44,999 : 69

$45,000 to $49,999 : 82

$50,000 to $59,999 : 35

$60,000 to $74,999 : 102

$75,000 to $99,999 : 65

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 11

$150,000 to $199,999 : 7

$200,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Total : 853


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 734

Vacant : 119


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 20

Built 2000 to 2004 : 8

Built 1990 to 1999 : 59

Built 1980 to 1989 : 60

Built 1970 to 1979 : 178

Built 1960 to 1969 : 50

Built 1950 to 1959 : 75

Built 1940 to 1949 : 58

Built 1939 or earlier : 345


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 533

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 68

Electricity : 131

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 2

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bement Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 47

$60,000 to $69,999 : 83

$70,000 to $79,999 : 67

$80,000 to $89,999 : 87

$90,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 76

$125,000 to $149,999 : 40

$150,000 to $174,999 : 26

$175,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 to $249,999 : 8

$250,000 to $299,999 : 12

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bement 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 : 39

Home equity loan only : 21

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 272

Housing units without a mortgage : 231


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $133,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $85,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $76,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $82,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $88,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $49,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $72,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $81,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bement Township, Illinois: 66.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Bement Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Bement 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 1 1 $80,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $80,000
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $71,166
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $71,166
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $82,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $82,000
2002        
  Single Family 4 4 $371,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $371,000
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 2 2 $138,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $138,000
2005        
  Single Family 3 3 $325,773
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $325,773
2006        
  Single Family 4 4 $496,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $496,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Bement Township, IL): $41,141
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bement Township): $65,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bement Township): $444
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bement Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 85.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.1%
Electricity: 6.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
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 Bement Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bement Township, Illinois

Addus Healthcare, Inc


     Address: 160 East Main Street, Suite 301, Decatur, Illinois 62523
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/24/2005

Decatur Mem Hosp Home Hlth Svs


     Address: 3122 Brettwood Circle, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/13/1982

Provena Home Health Care


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

Carle Home Care


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

Community Homecare, Inc


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

Hospitals Close To Bement Township, Illinois

John & Mary Kirby Hospital


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

Decatur Memorial Hospital


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

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 1800 E Lake Shore Dr, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

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

Nursing Homes Close To Bement Township, Illinois

Bement Health Care Center


     Address: 601 North Morgan, Bement, Illinois 61813
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Piatt County Nursing Home


     Address: 1111 N State St P O Box 410, Monticello, Illinois 61856
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 97%

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%

Manorcare At Decatur


     Address: 444 West Harrison Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bement Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 27 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bement Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 255
    Disabled Workers: 55
    Widowers Workers: 50
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Piatt County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.38%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.80%
  • Other 0.81%



(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 Bement Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Piatt County, IL

7.10 % of Piatt County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,179

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 2.68 % ($38,417 AGI )
  • Macon County , IL 1.16 % ($44,513 AGI )
  • Douglas County , IL 0.32 % ($34,810 AGI )

Relocation away from Piatt County, IL

7.24 % of Piatt 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 $36,492

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 2.35 % ($31,682 AGI )
  • Macon County , IL 1.10 % ($43,069 AGI )
  • De Witt County , IL 0.46 % ($32,600 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 Bement Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

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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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