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Demographics Analysis

The people of Benton 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
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 199

5 to 9 years : 307

10 to 14 years : 281

15 to 17 years : 259

18 and 19 years : 71

20 years : 76

21 years : 77

22 to 24 years : 105

25 to 29 years : 280

30 to 34 years : 280

35 to 39 years : 256

40 to 44 years : 239

45 to 49 years : 328

50 to 54 years : 282

55 to 59 years : 197

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 150

65 and 66 years : 93

67 to 69 years : 111

70 to 74 years : 130

75 to 79 years : 116

80 to 84 years : 121

85 years and over : 96

Female:

Under 5 years : 159

5 to 9 years : 293

10 to 14 years : 273

15 to 17 years : 105

18 and 19 years : 54

20 years : 119

21 years : 69

22 to 24 years : 133

25 to 29 years : 279

30 to 34 years : 234

35 to 39 years : 219

40 to 44 years : 287

45 to 49 years : 246

50 to 54 years : 238

55 to 59 years : 356

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 112

65 and 66 years : 106

67 to 69 years : 81

70 to 74 years : 250

75 to 79 years : 241

80 to 84 years : 234

85 years and over : 342


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,559

Multiple ancestry : 2,778

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 119

Ancestry not reported : 1,132


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,561

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 14

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 10

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 358

5 to 17 years : 1,518

18 to 24 years : 704

25 to 34 years : 1,073

35 to 44 years : 1,001

45 to 54 years : 1,094

55 to 59 years : 553

60 and 61 years : 104

62 to 64 years : 262

65 to 74 years : 771

75 years and over : 1,150

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 329

5 to 17 years : 1,363

18 to 24 years : 603

25 to 34 years : 751

35 to 44 years : 821

45 to 54 years : 859

55 to 59 years : 496

60 and 61 years : 93

62 to 64 years : 253

65 to 74 years : 569

75 years and over : 915

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 155

18 to 24 years : 101

25 to 34 years : 319

35 to 44 years : 180

45 to 54 years : 235

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 192

75 years and over : 235

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 14

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 : 10

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,427

Female : 3,625

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 665

Female : 844

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 3

Female : 14

Foreign born:

Male : 10

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 6,928

Born in other state in the United States : 1,418

Native: born outside the United States : 17

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,298

Now married, except separated : 2,802

Divorced : 758

Separated : 159

Widowed : 690

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 145

Now married, except separated : 616

Divorced : 445

Separated : 0

Widowed : 136

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 17

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 10

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 8,159

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Benton Township, Illinois

  • German: 1,412   (19.2%)
  • English: 1,306   (17.7%)
  • United States Or American: 1,259   (17.1%)
  • Irish: 1,028   (13.9%)
  • Other Groups: 573   (7.8%)
  • Italian: 331   (4.5%)
  • Dutch: 240   (3.3%)
  • Polish: 186   (2.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 176   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 152   (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 127   (1.7%)
  • Russian: 95   (1.3%)
  • Welsh: 69   (0.9%)
  • British: 50   (0.7%)
  • Hungarian: 48   (0.7%)
  • European: 45   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 37   (0.5%)
  • Croatian: 32   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 29   (0.4%)
  • Northern European: 28   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 23   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 15   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 14   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 14   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 13   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 10   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 6   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Benton Township, Illinois is 8,588



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Benton Township, Illinois: 4,105
Female Population in Benton Township, Illinois: 4,483


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Benton Township, Illinois: 37.1
Median Female Resident Age in Benton Township, Illinois: 45.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Benton Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

43.5

Male

39.9

Female

46.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

21.3

Male

21.5

Female

21.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.0

Male

40.3

Female

39.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.0

Male

30.5

Female

40.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

20.3

Male

19.5

Female

22.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.3

Male

20.0

Female

18.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.5

Male

24.0

Female

22.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.6

Male

40.0

Female

46.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Benton Township, Illinois


  • White: 8,373
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 116
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 12
  • Some Other Race: 37
  • Two or More Races: 50



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (0.92%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (0.27%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (0.46%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 136   (5.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 78   (2.99%)
  • 10th Grade: 144   (5.52%)
  • 11th Grade: 82   (3.15%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 137   (5.26%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 724   (27.77%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 216   (8.29%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 392   (15.04%)
  • Associate Degree: 211   (8.09%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 273   (10.47%)
  • Master's Degree: 73   (2.8%)
  • Professional School Degree: 86   (3.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 12   (0.46%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 22   (0.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.25%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 40   (1.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 226   (6.97%)
  • 9th Grade: 102   (3.15%)
  • 10th Grade: 157   (4.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 96   (2.96%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 118   (3.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,086   (33.49%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 345   (10.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 447   (13.78%)
  • Associate Degree: 253   (7.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 254   (7.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 82   (2.53%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.22%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Benton Township, Illinois

  • Benton Ccsd 47


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 308 E Church St, Benton, IL 62812, Phone: (618) 439-3136, Students: 1,079 )

  • Benton Cons Hsd 103


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 511 E Main St, Benton, IL 62812, Phone: (618) 439-6415, Students: 643 )

  • Franklin-jefferson Co Sp Ed Dist


    ( Location: Po Box 1027, Benton, IL 62812, Phone: (618) 439-7231, )

  • Franklin County Reg Del System


    ( Location: 202 W Main St, Benton, IL 62812, Phone: (618) 438-9711, )

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

  • Benton Grade Sch K-4


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 1000 Mckinzie St, Benton, IL 62812, Phone: (618) 435-6405, Students: 610 )

  • Benton Grade Sch 5-8


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 1000 Forrest St, Benton, IL 62812, Phone: (618) 438-4011, Students: 469 )

  • Starquest Acad Reg Safe Sch Prg


    ( Grades: 8-8, Location: 410 W 5th St, Benton, IL 62812, Phone: (618) 438-3016, Students: 2 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Benton Township, Illinois

  • Benton Cons High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 511 E Main St, Benton, IL 62812, Phone: (618) 439-3103, Students: 643 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Benton Township, Illinois

  • Benton Public Library District


    502 South Main Street, Benton, IL 62812

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Benton Township, Illinois


  • Benton Athletic Memorial Museum Inc


    1106 Military Rd, Benton, AR 72015

  • Cypress Black Bayou Zoological Association Garden Inc


    135 Cypress Park Dr, Benton, LA 71006

  • Franklin County Grge 1910 Musm


    211 N Main St, Benton, IL 62812
    http://www.bentonwestcity.com

  • Franklin County Historic Preservation Society


    Po Box 399, Benton, IL 62812

  • Gann Museum Of Saline County


    Po Box 1923, Benton, AR 72015

  • Nancy Ward-cherokee Foundation


    Po Box 893, Benton, TN 37307

  • Polk County Historical & Genealogical Society


    Po Box 636, Benton, TN 37307

  • Saline County History Heritage Society


    Po Box 1712, Benton, AR 72015

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Benton Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Benton Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Benton Ambulance Service   (2) Benton Civic Center   (3) Benton Fire Department   (4) Benton Public Library   (5) Benton Township Gymnasium   (6) Ewing - Northern Fire Protection District Station 3   (7) Franklin County Courthouse   (8) Franklin County Jail   (9) Mercy Regional Health System   (10) Sesser Fire Protection District Station 2   (11) United Jewish Community Center   (12) West City Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Baxter Cemetery   (2) Browning Cemetery   (3) County Farm Cemetery   (4) Drummond Cemetery   (5) Franklin Cemetery   (6) Masonic-oddfellow Cemetery   (7) Memorial Park Cemetery   (8) Moser Cemetery   (9) Rea Cemetery   (10) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (11) Swofford Cemetery   (12) Wayman Cemetery  

Church


(1) Benton Christian Church   (2) Church Of Christ   (3) Church Of God   (4) East Benton Baptist Church   (5) First Apostolic Church   (6) First Baptist Church Of Benton   (7) First Christian Church   (8) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (9) First Church Of The Nazarene   (10) First Free Will Baptist Church   (11) First United Methodist Church   (12) Harmony Free Baptist Church Historical   (13) Immanuel Baptist Church   (14) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (15) New Hope Church   (16) North Benton Missionary Baptist Church   (17) Saint Joseph Catholic Church   (18) Salem Church   (19) Trinity Baptist Church   (20) West City First Baptist Church   (21) Westminister Presbyterian Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Benton   (2) Franklin County   (3) Township Of Barren   (4) Township Of Benton   (5) Village Of Hanaford   (6) Village Of West City  

Cliff


(1) Bluebell Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 71  

Dam


(1) Illinois No Name Number 3 Dam   (2) Lake Benton Dam   (3) Lake Hamilton Dam   (4) Lake Moses Dam   (5) Rend Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Franklin Hospital   (2) Moore Hospital Historical  

Locale


(1) Airport Industrial Park   (2) Benton Country Club   (3) Lake Benton Camp   (4) Rend Lake Marina   (5) Rend Lake Plaza Shopping Center   (6) Whispering Pines Group Camp  

Mine


(1) Old Ben Number 24 Mine   (2) Orient Number 5 Mine  

Oilfield


(1) Benton North Oil Field  

Park


(1) Benton City Park   (2) Franklin County Fairground   (3) Marcum Branch North Public Use Area   (4) Marcum Branch South Public Use Area   (5) Rend Lake Dam West Public Use Area   (6) Spillway Public Use Area  

Populated Place


(1) Benton   (2) Benton Park   (3) Groat   (4) Logan   (5) Rend City   (6) Smothersville   (7) Steel City   (8) West City  

Post Office


(1) Benton Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Benton   (2) Lake Hamilton   (3) Lake Moses  

School


(1) Benton Consolidated High School   (2) Benton Middle School   (3) Coon Ridge School Historical   (4) Douglas Public School Historical   (5) East Crown Point School Historical   (6) Flatts School   (7) Franklin School Historical   (8) Grant Elementary School   (9) Lincoln School   (10) Logan Elementary School   (11) Logan School   (12) Mcguire School Historical   (13) Meyers School Historical   (14) Palestine School Historical   (15) Postoak School Historical   (16) Rollinson School Historical   (17) Washington School   (18) Webster School   (19) West Crown Point School Historical  

Stream


(1) Drummond Branch   (2) Fallet Branch   (3) Gatling Branch   (4) Gun Creek   (5) Little Bessie Creek   (6) Marcum Branch   (7) Sandusky Creek   (8) Sugar Creek  

Tower


(1) Benton Lookout Tower   (2) Wqrl-fm Benton  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Benton Township, Illinois

62812 (pop. 11,349)


Cities Nearby Benton Township, Illinois

Benton City, IL  (pop. 6,982) 0.9 Miles
West City Village, IL  (pop. 844) 2.1 Miles
Browning Township, IL  (pop. 2,493) 4.2 Miles
Hanaford Village, IL  (pop. 263) 4.4 Miles
Ewing Township, IL  (pop. 1,502) 6.1 Miles
Buckner Village, IL  (pop. 423) 6.2 Miles
Orient City, IL  (pop. 351) 6.7 Miles
Frankfort Township, IL  (pop. 57,592) 6.7 Miles
West Frankfort City, IL  (pop. 8,457) 6.8 Miles
Ewing Village, IL  (pop. 310) 7.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Benton Township, Illinois

618



Elevation in Benton Township, Illinois is 446.0 ft. (136.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Benton Township, Illinois

Lat: 37.996282 N        Long: -88.902637 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 200   (6.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 55   (1.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 57   (1.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 226   (7.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 273   (8.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 448   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 656   (20.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 354   (11.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 113   (3.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 123   (3.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 111   (3.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 34   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 235   (7.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 315   (9.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,525

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 274

In 3-person carpool : 22

In 4-person carpool : 4

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

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 : 6

Walked : 91

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 82


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 323

5 to 9 minutes : 521

10 to 14 minutes : 562

15 to 19 minutes : 312

20 to 24 minutes : 132

25 to 29 minutes : 188

30 to 34 minutes : 412

35 to 39 minutes : 54

40 to 44 minutes : 86

45 to 59 minutes : 208

60 to 89 minutes : 38

90 or more minutes : 86


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,458

No Social Security income : 2,080


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 862

No retirement income : 2,676


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 131

$10,000 to $14,999 : 111

$15,000 to $19,999 : 145

$20,000 to $24,999 : 158

$25,000 to $29,999 : 96

$30,000 to $34,999 : 136

$35,000 to $39,999 : 168

$40,000 to $44,999 : 144

$45,000 to $49,999 : 86

$50,000 to $59,999 : 230

$60,000 to $74,999 : 307

$75,000 to $99,999 : 245

$100,000 to $124,999 : 109

$125,000 to $149,999 : 92

$150,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $45,980


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Benton Township, Illinois

  • WCIL (1020 AM; 1.0 kW; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WMCL (1060 AM; 2.5 kW; Mc Leansboro, IL; Owner: Dana Communications Corporation)
  • WGGH (1150 AM; 5.0 kW; Marion, IL; Owner: Fishback Media, Inc.)
  • WEBQ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Muddy, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WFRX (1300 AM; 1.0 kW; West Frankfort, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WJPF (1340 AM; 0.77 kW; Herrin, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WINI (1420 AM; 0.5 kW; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Radio Station Wini)
  • WDQN (1580 AM; 0.17 kW; Du Quoin, IL; Owner: Duquoin Broadcasting Company, A General Partnership)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 0.25 kW; Johnston City, IL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 0.25 kW; Marion, IL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 5.0 kW; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 1.5 kW; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Benton Township, Illinois

  • WIBV (102.1 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Benjamin Stratemeyer)
  • WEBQ-FM (102.3 FM; Eldorado, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WXLT (103.5 FM; Orient, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WXAN (103.9 FM; Ava, IL; Owner: Southern Gospetality, Llc)
  • WBVN (104.5 FM; Thompsonville, IL; Owner: Kenneth W. And Jane A. Anderson)
  • WTAO-FM (105.1 FM; Murphysboro, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WQRL (106.3 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: Dana Communications Corp.)
  • WDML (106.9 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Volunteer Broadcasting Of Illinois)
  • WDML (106.9 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Volunteer Broadcasting Of Illinois)
  • WDDD-FM (107.3 FM; Marion, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Muddy, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Muddy, IL; Owner: Iglesia Jesucristo Es Mi Refugio De Austin, Inc.)
  • WVSI (88.9 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Murphysboro, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WBMV (89.7 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc)
  • WAWJ (90.1 FM; Hurst, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WAPO (90.5 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Wayne City, IL; Owner: Harvest Christian Fellowship, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bluford, IL; Owner: Real Life Radio Foundation, Inc.)
  • WDBX (91.1 FM; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Heterodyne Broadcasting Company)
  • WSIU (91.9 FM; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)
  • WVZA (92.7 FM; Carterville, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WMIX-FM (94.1 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WUEZ (95.1 FM; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WDQN-FM (95.9 FM; Du Quoin, IL; Owner: Three Angels Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • WQUL (97.7 FM; Marion, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WISH-FM (98.9 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WOOZ-FM (99.9 FM; Creal Springs, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Benton Township, Illinois

  • WTCT (Channel 27; Goreville, IL; Owner: Tri-state Christian Tv, Inc.)
  • WSIL-TV (Channel 3; Creal Springs, IL; Owner: Wsil-tv, Inc.)
  • WSIU-TV (Channel 8; Tamaroa, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Benton Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 327  (19.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 221  (12.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 395  (22.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 19  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 284  (16.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 553  (33.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 439  (26.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 549  (33.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 172 Farms In Benton Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Benton Township, Illinois

Peoples National Bank , N.a. - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.8m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 20

First Financial Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 241

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

State Bank Of Whittington - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $119.7k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 4

Midcountry Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $686.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 23

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Benton Township, Illinois

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 18.0 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 22.7 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Southern Illinois


    (about 23.9 miles in De Soto, Illinois; Airport Code: MDH)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 29.8 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 37.1 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 44.9 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 52.2 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Benton Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.52%

Carpooled

11.17%

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

0.06%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.07%

Other Means

0.30%

Worked At Home

2.88%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,661

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 165

Female householder, no husband present : 381

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,144

Householder not living alone : 187


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 10

Male householder and female partner : 111

Female householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and male partner : 106

All other households : 3,306


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,483

Renter-occupied housing units : 178

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 96

Renter-occupied housing units : 69

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 206

Renter-occupied housing units : 175

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 794

Renter-occupied housing units : 537


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 375

$10,000 to $14,999 : 376

$15,000 to $19,999 : 344

$20,000 to $24,999 : 300

$25,000 to $29,999 : 312

$30,000 to $34,999 : 207

$35,000 to $39,999 : 253

$40,000 to $44,999 : 124

$45,000 to $49,999 : 87

$50,000 to $59,999 : 277

$60,000 to $74,999 : 352

$75,000 to $99,999 : 281

$100,000 to $124,999 : 109

$125,000 to $149,999 : 92

$150,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Total : 3,871


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 3,538

Vacant : 333


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 29

Built 2000 to 2004 : 194

Built 1990 to 1999 : 318

Built 1980 to 1989 : 271

Built 1970 to 1979 : 720

Built 1960 to 1969 : 397

Built 1950 to 1959 : 551

Built 1940 to 1949 : 496

Built 1939 or earlier : 895


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 1,818

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 233

Electricity : 1,462

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 22

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Benton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 76

$10,000 to $14,999 : 77

$15,000 to $19,999 : 52

$20,000 to $24,999 : 60

$25,000 to $29,999 : 160

$30,000 to $34,999 : 81

$35,000 to $39,999 : 155

$40,000 to $49,999 : 274

$50,000 to $59,999 : 369

$60,000 to $69,999 : 212

$70,000 to $79,999 : 195

$80,000 to $89,999 : 221

$90,000 to $99,999 : 96

$100,000 to $124,999 : 224

$125,000 to $149,999 : 88

$150,000 to $174,999 : 87

$175,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 to $249,999 : 90

$250,000 to $299,999 : 21

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 3

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Benton 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 : 75

Home equity loan only : 142

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,057

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,302


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $38,100

Built 2000 to 2004 : $204,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $63,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $102,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $77,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $68,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $61,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $51,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $45,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Benton Township, Illinois: 61.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Benton Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 14.73%
  • Juvenile facilities : 6.52%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 78.75%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Benton Township, Illinois

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

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 8 8 $456,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $456,000
2000        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,088,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $1,088,000
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $189,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $189,000
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 10 10 $381,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 28 $850,000
  Total

11 38 $1,231,000
2004        
  Single Family 6 6 $478,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $478,500
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $530,530
  Two Family 1 2 $90,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 9 $620,530
2006        
  Single Family 10 10 $722,776
  Two Family 3 6 $284,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 16 $1,006,776


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Benton Township, IL): $28,418
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Benton Township): $49,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Benton Township): $385
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Benton Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 56.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.5%
Electricity: 35.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Benton Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Benton Township, Illinois

Williamson Co. Programs On Aging Home Health


     Address: 204 Rushing Drive, Herrin, Illinois 62948
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/8/1988

Crossroads Community Home Heal


     Address: 1009 S 42nd Suite 4, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/15/1983

Good Samaritan Rg Hlth Ctr Hhs


     Address: 605 North 12th Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 11/4/1968

Vna Homecare Inc.


     Address: 4501 West Deyoung Street, Marion, Illinois 62959
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/1/1978

Addus Health Care, Inc.


     Address: 906 Skyline Drive, Suite 200, Marion, Illinois 62959
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/26/2001

Hospitals Close To Benton Township, Illinois

Herrin Hospital


     Address: 201 S 14th St, Herrin, Illinois 62948
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Marshall Browning Hospital


     Address: 900 North Washington Street, Du Quoin, Illinois 62832
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Good Samaritan Regional Hlth Center


     Address: 605 N 12th Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Crossroads Community Hospital


     Address: 8 Doctors Park Road, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Heartland Regional Medical Center


     Address: 3333 W De Young, Marion, Illinois 62959
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Benton Township, Illinois

Franklin Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility


     Address: 201 Bailey Lane, Benton, Illinois 62812
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Westside Care Center


     Address: 601 N Columbia, West Frankfort, Illinois 62896
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 58%

Frankfort Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 2500 East St. Louis Street, West Frankfort, Illinois 62896
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Shawnee Christian Nursing Ctr


     Address: 1901 13th Street, Herrin, Illinois 62948
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Friendship Care Center-herrin


     Address: 1900 North Park Avenue, Herrin, Illinois 62948
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 90%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Benton Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 148 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Benton Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 1,705
    Disabled Workers: 405
    Widowers Workers: 395
    Spouses Workers: 155
    Children Workers: 210


(updated 2007)



Franklin County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.56%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.68%
  • Other 0.76%



(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 Benton Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Franklin County, IL

5.34 % of Franklin County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,524

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Williamson County , IL 1.22 % ($29,200 AGI )
  • Jackson County , IL 0.34 % ($22,367 AGI )
  • Perry County , IL 0.29 % ($19,476 AGI )

Relocation away from Franklin County, IL

5.24 % of Franklin 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 $28,619

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Williamson County , IL 1.39 % ($30,598 AGI )
  • Jackson County , IL 0.39 % ($20,607 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.29 % ($27,643 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 Benton 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 Benton Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Benton Township, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 14 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 2 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 15 0 28 42
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 45 8 5 13
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 658 113 70 184
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 77 48 64 53
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,126 675 901 750
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 244 185 190 126
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3,569 2,603 2,675 1,784
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 9 6 6 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 132 84 84 14
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 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 12 2 2 4
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 83 60 65 45
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 47 31 34 25


(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)



Jails in Benton Township, Illinois


  • Franklin County Jail


    403 E. Main, Benton, IL 62812
    Capacity: 100
    Confined: 57
    Avg. Population: 59
    Year Built: 1991


(updated 2006)



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