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   (County: Macoupin County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Benld City, 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
(Benld City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 41

5 to 9 years : 81

10 to 14 years : 60

15 to 17 years : 33

18 and 19 years : 23

20 years : 0

21 years : 28

22 to 24 years : 49

25 to 29 years : 16

30 to 34 years : 75

35 to 39 years : 40

40 to 44 years : 55

45 to 49 years : 67

50 to 54 years : 57

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 21

70 to 74 years : 34

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 21

85 years and over : 14

Female:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 9 years : 47

10 to 14 years : 30

15 to 17 years : 22

18 and 19 years : 13

20 years : 13

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 39

25 to 29 years : 82

30 to 34 years : 40

35 to 39 years : 33

40 to 44 years : 55

45 to 49 years : 62

50 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 17

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 49

75 to 79 years : 9

80 to 84 years : 20

85 years and over : 22


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Benld City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 725

Multiple ancestry : 663

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 18

Ancestry not reported : 171


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Benld City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,543

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 3

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 10

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 7

Not a U.S. citizen : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Benld City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 77

5 to 17 years : 273

18 to 24 years : 171

25 to 34 years : 213

35 to 44 years : 183

45 to 54 years : 233

55 to 59 years : 111

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 38

65 to 74 years : 143

75 years and over : 98

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 65

5 to 17 years : 224

18 to 24 years : 142

25 to 34 years : 155

35 to 44 years : 151

45 to 54 years : 149

55 to 59 years : 76

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 109

75 years and over : 86

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 49

18 to 24 years : 26

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 80

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 32

75 years and over : 12

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 3

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 5

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 2

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Benld City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 661

Female : 561

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 151

Female : 170

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 6

Female : 7

Foreign born:

Male : 10

Female : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Benld City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,212

Born in other state in the United States : 266

Native: born outside the United States : 13

Foreign born : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Benld City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 271

Now married, except separated : 492

Divorced : 142

Separated : 0

Widowed : 81

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 26

Now married, except separated : 184

Divorced : 32

Separated : 0

Widowed : 20

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 7

Divorced : 3

Separated : 3

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 10

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 5

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,450

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 1

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Benld City, Illinois

  • German: 341   (21.7%)
  • Italian: 296   (18.8%)
  • Irish: 205   (13.0%)
  • United States Or American: 174   (11.1%)
  • Other Groups: 100   (6.4%)
  • English: 76   (4.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 54   (3.4%)
  • Croatian: 52   (3.3%)
  • Slovak: 50   (3.2%)
  • Polish: 47   (3.0%)
  • Scottish: 35   (2.2%)
  • Russian: 22   (1.4%)
  • Yugoslavian: 15   (1.0%)
  • Dutch: 14   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 12   (0.8%)
  • Lithuanian: 12   (0.8%)
  • Austrian: 11   (0.7%)
  • Ukrainian: 8   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 7   (0.4%)
  • Slovene: 7   (0.4%)
  • European: 7   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 5   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Carpatho Rusyn: 3   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.1%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Benld City, Illinois is 1,577



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Benld City, Illinois: 828
Female Population in Benld City, Illinois: 749


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Benld City, Illinois: 35.5
Median Female Resident Age in Benld City, Illinois: 40.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Benld City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

38.8

Male

36.3

Female

41.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

35.5

Male

35.5

Female

23.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

59.5

Male

64.3

Female

34.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

17.0

Male

13.5

Female

17.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

39.0

Male

34.5

Female

43.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

22.5

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.9

Male

36.4

Female

41.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Benld City, Illinois


  • White: 1,502
  • African American: 27
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 10
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 27
  • Two or More Races: 11



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Benld City, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.41%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.41%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 37   (7.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 21   (4.34%)
  • 10th Grade: 17   (3.51%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (2.69%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 20   (4.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 197   (40.7%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 34   (7.02%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 67   (13.84%)
  • Associate Degree: 26   (5.37%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 39   (8.06%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (1.45%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.41%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 1   (0.18%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.36%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (1.08%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 45   (8.14%)
  • 9th Grade: 22   (3.98%)
  • 10th Grade: 26   (4.7%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (2.71%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (1.45%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 253   (45.75%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 51   (9.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 47   (8.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 23   (4.16%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 36   (6.51%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (1.99%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (1.27%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Benld City, Illinois

  • Benld Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 100 E Dorsey St, Benld, IL 62009, Phone: (217) 835-6611, Students: 659 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Benld City, Illinois

  • Frank Bertetti Benld Public Library


    308 East Central Avenue, Benld, IL 62009

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Benld City, 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 Benld City, Illinois.

Area Features of Benld City, Illinois


Building


(1) Benld City Hall   (2) Benld Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Benld Cemetery   (2) Holy Assumption Russian Orthodox Creek Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Baptist Church   (2) North Fifth Street Baptist Church   (3) Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church   (4) Saint Marias Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Benld   (2) Village Of Mount Clare  

Hospital


(1) Country View Nursing Home  

Mine


(1) Mine Number 3  

Populated Place


(1) Benld   (2) Mount Clare  

Post Office


(1) Benld Post Office  

School


(1) Benld Elementary School   (2) East School Historical   (3) South School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Benld City, Illinois

62009 (pop. 2,171)


Cities Nearby Benld City, Illinois

Benld City, IL  (pop. 1,577) 0.0 Miles
Mount Clare Village, IL  (pop. 1,332) 1.0 Miles
Sawyerville Village, IL  (pop. 269) 1.1 Miles
Eagarville Village, IL  (pop. 71) 1.6 Miles
Cahokia Township, IL  (pop. 3,260) 1.7 Miles
Gillespie City, IL  (pop. 2,646) 2.3 Miles
White City Village, IL  (pop. 248) 2.6 Miles
Gillespie Township, IL  (pop. 3,914) 2.8 Miles
East Gillespie Village, IL  (pop. 194) 3.1 Miles
Wilsonville Village, IL  (pop. 429) 3.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Benld City, Illinois

217



Elevation in Benld City, Illinois is 643.0 ft. (196.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Benld City, Illinois

Lat: 39.093555 N        Long: -89.804260 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 17   (3.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 21   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 46   (8.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 56   (9.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 57   (9.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 87   (15.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 98   (17.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 51   (8.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 22   (3.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 9   (1.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 41   (7.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 60   (10.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Benld City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 651

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 59

In 3-person carpool : 9

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 13

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 12

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 2

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 4

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 29


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Benld City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 68

5 to 9 minutes : 83

10 to 14 minutes : 94

15 to 19 minutes : 40

20 to 24 minutes : 105

25 to 29 minutes : 41

30 to 34 minutes : 69

35 to 39 minutes : 30

40 to 44 minutes : 35

45 to 59 minutes : 81

60 to 89 minutes : 100

90 or more minutes : 4


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benld City, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 234

No Social Security income : 431


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benld City, Illinois)

With retirement income : 175

No retirement income : 490


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Benld City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $19,999 : 28

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 27

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 21

$40,000 to $44,999 : 25

$45,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 66

$60,000 to $74,999 : 73

$75,000 to $99,999 : 41

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Benld City, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,875


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Benld City, Illinois

  • WRYT (1080 AM; 0.5 kW; Edwardsville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • WJBM (1480 AM; 0.5 kW; Jerseyville, IL; Owner: Dj Two Rivers Radio, Inc.)
  • WXOZ (1510 AM; 5.0 kW; Pierron, IL; Owner: Entertainment Media Trust, Dennis J. Watkins, Trustee)
  • WSMI (1540 AM; 1.0 kW; Butler, IL; Owner: Talley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WBGZ (1570 AM; 1.0 kW; Godfrey, IL; Owner: Metroplex Communications, Inc.)
  • KFNS (590 AM; 1.0 kW; Cottage Hills, IL; Owner: Big Stick One, Llc)
  • WIJR (880 AM; 1.7 kW; Highland, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Benld City, Illinois

  • KATZ-FM (100.3 FM; Godfrey, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WAOX (105.3 FM; Mount Olive, IL; Owner: Talley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WSMI-FM (106.1 FM; Raymond, IL; Owner: Talley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; Edwardsville, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees, Southern Illinois University)
  • WARW (89.5 FM; Bunker Hill, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WGRN (89.5 FM; Greenville, IL; Owner: Greenville College Educational Broadcasting Foundation, Inc)
  • WLCA (89.9 FM; Godfrey, IL; Owner: Lewis & Clark Community College)
  • WTMH (89.9 FM; Mulberry Grove, IL; Owner: Pearl Communications Group)
  • WTSG (90.1 FM; Nilwood, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WIBI (91.1 FM; Nilwood, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WOLG (95.9 FM; Carlinville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • WXAJ (99.7 FM; Harvel, IL; Owner: Neuhoff Family Limited Partnership)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Benld City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 48  (16.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 44  (14.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 37  (12.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 67  (22.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 103  (34.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 79  (26.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 99  (33.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 7 Farms In Benld City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Benld City, Illinois

The First National Bank In Staunton - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $482.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Benld City, Illinois

  • St. Louis Regional


    (about 19.1 miles in East Alton, Illinois; Airport Code: ALN)

  • Scott AFB/MidAmerica


    (about 37.9 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Scott AFB


    (about 38.1 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Lambert-St. Louis International


    (about 38.5 miles in Lambert Airport, Missouri; Airport Code: STL)

  • Bi-State Parks


    (about 40.8 miles in Cahokia, Illinois; Airport Code: CPS)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 52.3 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Capital


    (about 52.3 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 52.4 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)

  • Spirit of St. Louis


    (about 54.4 miles in Chesterfield, Missouri; Airport Code: SUS)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 54.8 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Benld City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.77%

Carpooled

14.82%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.34%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.68%

Walked

0.34%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

2.04%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 334

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 21

Female householder, no husband present : 96

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 193

Householder not living alone : 21


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Benld City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and male partner : 30

All other households : 616


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Benld City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 317

Renter-occupied housing units : 17

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 60

Renter-occupied housing units : 36

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 181

Renter-occupied housing units : 33


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Benld City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 36

$10,000 to $14,999 : 49

$15,000 to $19,999 : 57

$20,000 to $24,999 : 51

$25,000 to $29,999 : 47

$30,000 to $34,999 : 52

$35,000 to $39,999 : 33

$40,000 to $44,999 : 39

$45,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 92

$60,000 to $74,999 : 81

$75,000 to $99,999 : 65

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Benld City, Illinois)

Total : 722


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Benld City, Illinois)

Occupied : 665

Vacant : 57


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Benld City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Benld City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 6

Built 2000 to 2004 : 5

Built 1990 to 1999 : 16

Built 1980 to 1989 : 17

Built 1970 to 1979 : 74

Built 1960 to 1969 : 52

Built 1950 to 1959 : 87

Built 1940 to 1949 : 136

Built 1939 or earlier : 329


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Benld City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 606

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 2

Electricity : 57

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
(Benld City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 27

$35,000 to $39,999 : 21

$40,000 to $49,999 : 53

$50,000 to $59,999 : 53

$60,000 to $69,999 : 86

$70,000 to $79,999 : 65

$80,000 to $89,999 : 50

$90,000 to $99,999 : 46

$100,000 to $124,999 : 37

$125,000 to $149,999 : 37

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 to $249,999 : 17

$250,000 to $299,999 : 3

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 2

$500,000 to $749,999 : 4

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Benld City, 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 : 27

Home equity loan only : 18

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 6

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 288

Housing units without a mortgage : 237


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Benld City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $291,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $97,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $133,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $89,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $104,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $74,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $61,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $66,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Benld City, Illinois: 63.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Benld City, Illinois

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

    Buildings Units Cost
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $150,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $150,000
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 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 6 6 $1,006,917
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $1,006,917
2006        
  Single Family 4 4 $735,526
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $735,526


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Benld City, IL): $30,395
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Benld City): $44,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Benld City): $436
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Benld City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 89.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.6%
Electricity: 8.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
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 Benld City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Benld City, Illinois

Community Memorial Hospital


     Address: 400 North Caldwell, Staunton, Illinois 62088
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/16/1978

Heartland Home Care


     Address: 1260 East Tremont, Hillsboro, Illinois 62049
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 6/27/1996

Vna Tip Homecare


     Address: 200 N. Center Drive, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Rosewood Home Health Services


     Address: #10 Sunset Hills Professional Centre Rte 157, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/10/1997

Bond County Health Department


     Address: 503 S Prairie, Greenville, Illinois 62246
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Benld City, Illinois

Community Memorial Hospital


     Address: 400 Caldwell, Staunton, Illinois 62088
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Francis Hospital


     Address: 1215 Franciscan Dr, Litchfield, Illinois 62056
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Carlinville Area Hospital


     Address: 1001 Morgan Street, Carlinville, Illinois 62626
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Joseph's Hospital


     Address: 1515 Main Street, Highland, Illinois 62249
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Alton Memorial Hospital


     Address: One Memorial Drive, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Benld City, Illinois

Heritage Manor-gillespie


     Address: 7588 Staunton Road, Gillespie, Illinois 62033
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Heritage Manor-staunton


     Address: 215 West Pennsylvania Avenue, Staunton, Illinois 62088
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Litchfield Healthcare Center


     Address: 1285 East Union Avenue, Litchfield, Illinois 62056
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 75%

St Francis Hsp Trans Care Unit


     Address: 1215 East Union, Litchfield, Illinois 62056
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 4
     Percent Occupied: 36%

Heritage Manor-litchfield


     Address: 628 South Illinois Street, Litchfield, Illinois 62056
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 76%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Benld City, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 85 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Benld City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 250
    Disabled Workers: 45
    Widowers Workers: 50
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Macoupin County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 49.12%
  • Bush & Cheney 50.09%
  • Other 0.79%



(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 Benld City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Macoupin County, IL

5.63 % of Macoupin County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,192

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Madison County , IL 1.59 % ($38,793 AGI )
  • Sangamon County , IL 0.74 % ($28,394 AGI )
  • Montgomery County , IL 0.56 % ($22,077 AGI )

Relocation away from Macoupin County, IL

6.11 % of Macoupin 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 $32,613

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Madison County , IL 1.54 % ($36,507 AGI )
  • Sangamon County , IL 0.88 % ($30,073 AGI )
  • Montgomery County , IL 0.75 % ($26,734 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 Benld City, 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 Benld City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Benld City, 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 1 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 64 0
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 1
    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 129 66
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 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 64 0
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 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 64 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 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 64 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 1 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 n/a n/a 0 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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