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Demographics Analysis

The people of Big Mound 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
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 89

5 to 9 years : 52

10 to 14 years : 70

15 to 17 years : 6

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 43

35 to 39 years : 53

40 to 44 years : 49

45 to 49 years : 57

50 to 54 years : 84

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 32

67 to 69 years : 11

70 to 74 years : 60

75 to 79 years : 62

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 29

Female:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 9 years : 83

10 to 14 years : 74

15 to 17 years : 43

18 and 19 years : 7

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 31

30 to 34 years : 124

35 to 39 years : 47

40 to 44 years : 69

45 to 49 years : 76

50 to 54 years : 29

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 134

75 to 79 years : 57

80 to 84 years : 67

85 years and over : 40


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 927

Multiple ancestry : 320

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 585


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,826

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 6

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 106

5 to 17 years : 328

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 198

35 to 44 years : 218

45 to 54 years : 246

55 to 59 years : 111

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 294

75 years and over : 265

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 89

5 to 17 years : 305

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 181

35 to 44 years : 201

45 to 54 years : 196

55 to 59 years : 111

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 259

75 years and over : 249

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 23

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 17

45 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 16

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 : 6

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 743

Female : 902

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 40

Female : 141

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 6

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,645

Born in other state in the United States : 181

Native: born outside the United States : 6

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 134

Now married, except separated : 697

Divorced : 284

Separated : 0

Widowed : 169

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 40

Now married, except separated : 64

Divorced : 27

Separated : 0

Widowed : 26

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,720

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • United States Or American: 321   (21.5%)
  • German: 285   (19.1%)
  • English: 278   (18.6%)
  • Irish: 157   (10.5%)
  • Other Groups: 139   (9.3%)
  • Dutch: 61   (4.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 45   (3.0%)
  • Swedish: 38   (2.5%)
  • Italian: 33   (2.2%)
  • Polish: 21   (1.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 20   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 15   (1.0%)
  • Swiss: 15   (1.0%)
  • European: 10   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 8   (0.5%)
  • British: 8   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 7   (0.5%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 7   (0.5%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.4%)
  • Maltese: 5   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 5   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 4   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Big Mound Township, Illinois is 1,832



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Big Mound Township, Illinois: 789
Female Population in Big Mound Township, Illinois: 1,043


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Big Mound Township, Illinois: 46.0
Median Female Resident Age in Big Mound Township, Illinois: 48.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Big Mound Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

48.0

Male

43.7

Female

51.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

8.0

Male

4.5

Female

19.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.0

Male

45.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

34.0

Male

35.3

Female

32.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.5

Male

32.5

Female

14.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.5

Male

17.0

Female

24.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

36.5

Male

34.5

Female

41.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.0

Male

43.8

Female

51.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Big Mound Township, Illinois


  • White: 1,832
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (1.14%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.98%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (1.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 32   (5.21%)
  • 9th Grade: 13   (2.12%)
  • 10th Grade: 25   (4.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (2.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 27   (4.4%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 212   (34.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 52   (8.47%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 82   (13.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 93   (15.15%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 25   (4.07%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (1.63%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.43%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.85%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 72   (10.21%)
  • 9th Grade: 25   (3.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 45   (6.38%)
  • 11th Grade: 44   (6.24%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 39   (5.53%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 209   (29.65%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 46   (6.52%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 88   (12.48%)
  • Associate Degree: 77   (10.92%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 34   (4.82%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (1.84%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.57%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • Fairfield Psd 112


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 806 N 1st St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-6501, Students: 710 )

  • Fairfield Comm H S Dist 225


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 300 W King St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-2649, Students: 497 )

  • New Hope Ccsd 6


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Rr 4 Box 243, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-3296, Students: 190 )

  • Jasper Ccsd 17


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Rr 3 Box 473, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-3048, Students: 178 )

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

  • Center Street Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 200 W Center St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-2679, Students: 450 )

  • North Side Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 806 N 1st St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 847-4341, Students: 260 )

  • New Hope Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Rr 4 Box 243, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-3296, Students: 190 )

  • Jasper Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Rr 3 Box 473, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-3048, Students: 178 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • Fairfield Comm High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 300 W King St, Fairfield, IL 62837, Phone: (618) 842-2649, Students: 497 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-frontier Community Coll


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,102; Location: Rontier Drive, Fairfield, IL 62837, Web: http://www.iecc.edu/fcc )

Academic Libraries In Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-frontier Community Coll


    ( Location: Frontier Drive, Fairfield, IL 62837, Web: http://www.iecc.edu/fcc )

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • Fairfield Public Library


    300 South East Second Street, Fairfield, IL 62837

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Big Mound Township, Illinois


  • Brownsburg Museum


    2716 Brownsburg Tpke, Fairfield, VA 24435

  • Carnegie Museum Foundation Of Jefferson County


    2261 Glasgow Rd, Fairfield, IA 52556

  • Dharma Foundation


    Po Box 2146, Fairfield, IA 52556

  • Fairfield Art Association


    Po Box 904, Fairfield, IA 52556

  • Fairfield Historical Society


    4971 Potomac Drive, Fairfield, OH 45014
    http://www.ffhistoricalsociety.com

  • Freestone County Historical And Museum Board


    Po Box 524, Fairfield, TX 75840

  • Good Will Home Association


    P.o. Box 159, Fairfield, ME 04937
    http://www.gwh.org

  • Iowa Contemporary Art


    58 N Main St, Fairfield, IA 52556
    http://www.icon-art.org

  • Jean And Graham Devoe Willifordcharitable Trust


    Po Box 877, Fairfield, TX 75840

  • Jefferson County Historical Society


    105 W Adams, Fairfield, IA 52556
    http://www.jchs.mvn.net

  • L C Bates Museum


    Route 201, Fairfield, ME 04937

  • Maasdam Barn Preservation Committee


    1231 Glenview Cir, Fairfield, IA 52556

  • Moody Bradley House Foundation


    Po Box 857, Fairfield, TX 75840

  • The Jimmy Doolittle Air And Space Museum Foundation


    429 La Cresta Dr, Fairfield, CA 94533

  • Wayne County Historical Society


    300 Se Second Street, Fairfield, IL 62837

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Big Mound 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 Big Mound Township, Illinois.

Area Features of Big Mound Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Fairfield Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Fairfield City Hall   (2) Fairfield Fire Department   (3) Fairfield Public Library   (4) Fairfield Rural Fire Protection District Station 1   (5) Wayne County Ambulance Service   (6) Wayne County Courthouse  

Cemetery


(1) Clark Cemetery   (2) Curry Cemetery   (3) Ebenezer Cemetery   (4) Hearn Cemetery   (5) Koontz Cemetery   (6) Maple Hill Cemetery   (7) Nunn Cemetery   (8) Shaeffer Cemetery   (9) South Toms Prairie Cemetery   (10) Vernon Cemetery   (11) Wright Cemetery  

Church


(1) Apostolic Faith Church On The Hill   (2) Christ Lutheran Church   (3) Church Of Christ   (4) Church Of God   (5) Church Of The Lord Jesus Christ   (6) Church Of The Nazarene   (7) Ebenezer Church   (8) Ellen Moore United Methodist Church   (9) First Baptist Church   (10) First Christian Church   (11) First Church Of God   (12) First United Methodist Church   (13) Freedom Worship Center   (14) Holiness Rescue Mission   (15) Kings Chapel Church   (16) Lebanon Church   (17) Mount Zion Church   (18) North Side Baptist Church   (19) North Side Pentecostal Church   (20) Pleasant Grove Church   (21) Reorganized Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (22) Saint Edward Catholic Church   (23) South Thomas Church Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of Fairfield   (2) Township Of Grover   (3) Township Of Jasper  

Dam


(1) Old Fairfield Reservoir Dam   (2) Sunset Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Fairfield Memorial Hospital  

Lake


(1) Shady Lake  

Locale


(1) Fairfield Country Club  

Oilfield


(1) Clay City Oil Field  

Park


(1) Lakeside Park   (2) Leo F French Memorial Park   (3) Southwest Park   (4) Wayne County Fairgrounds  

Populated Place


(1) Boyleston   (2) Fairfield   (3) Fairfield Estates   (4) Hubbard  

Post Office


(1) Fairfield Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Burkitt-laws Lake   (2) Cullum Lake   (3) Old Fairfield Reservoir   (4) Steiner Lake   (5) Sunset Lake  

School


(1) Black Oak School Historical   (2) Boyleston School   (3) Carter School Historical   (4) Center Street Elementary School   (5) Fairfield Community High School   (6) Fairview School Historical   (7) Frontier Community College   (8) Hazel Grove School Historical   (9) Jasper Elementary School   (10) Johnson School Historical   (11) King School Historical   (12) Little Mound School Historical   (13) Lynn Grove School Historical   (14) North Side Elementary School   (15) Oakland School Historical   (16) Organ School Historical   (17) Shaeffer School Historical   (18) Silver Glen School Historical   (19) Walnut Hill School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bail Creek   (2) Johnson Creek  

Tower


(1) Wfiw-am Fairfield   (2) Wfiw-fm Fairfield  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Big Mound Township, Illinois

62837 (pop. 9,072)


Cities Nearby Big Mound Township, Illinois

Fairfield City, IL  (pop. 5,699) 3.2 Miles
Grover Township, IL  (pop. 3,842) 3.7 Miles
Lamard Township, IL  (pop. 1,558) 5.4 Miles
Barnhill Township, IL  (pop. 534) 5.8 Miles
Jeffersonville Village, IL  (pop. 471) 6.6 Miles
Arrington Township, IL  (pop. 303) 7.0 Miles
Sims Village, IL  (pop. 187) 7.0 Miles
Jasper Township, IL  (pop. 1,736) 7.1 Miles
Mill Shoals Village, IL  (pop. 232) 7.6 Miles
Berry Township, IL  (pop. 221) 8.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Big Mound Township, Illinois

618



Elevation in Big Mound Township, Illinois is 476.0 ft. (145.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Big Mound Township, Illinois

Lat: 38.347149 N        Long: -88.406282 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 23   (3.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 25   (3.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 67   (8.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 82   (10.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 71   (9.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 111   (14.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 155   (20.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 49   (6.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 13   (1.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 15   (2.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 74   (9.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 68   (8.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 593

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 58

In 3-person carpool : 11

In 4-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

Walked : 9

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 4


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 66

5 to 9 minutes : 235

10 to 14 minutes : 167

15 to 19 minutes : 70

20 to 24 minutes : 39

25 to 29 minutes : 25

30 to 34 minutes : 29

35 to 39 minutes : 4

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 36

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 380

No Social Security income : 559


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 286

No retirement income : 653


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 42

$10,000 to $14,999 : 13

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 41

$25,000 to $29,999 : 56

$30,000 to $34,999 : 26

$35,000 to $39,999 : 42

$40,000 to $44,999 : 43

$45,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $74,999 : 74

$75,000 to $99,999 : 34

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $41,250


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • WMCL (1060 AM; 2.5 kW; Mc Leansboro, IL; Owner: Dana Communications Corporation)
  • WVMC (1360 AM; 0.5 kW; Mount Carmel, IL; Owner: Wabash Communications, Inc.)
  • WFIW (1390 AM; 0.71 kW; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WROY (1460 AM; 1.0 kW; Carmi, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 5.0 kW; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • WJBD-FM (100.1 FM; Walnut Hill, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WNOI (103.9 FM; Flora, IL; Owner: H & R Communications, Inc.)
  • WFIW-FM (104.9 FM; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WOKZ (105.9 FM; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WQRL (106.3 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: Dana Communications Corp.)
  • WVSI (88.9 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)
  • WVJC (89.1 FM; Mount Carmel, IL; Owner: Illinois Eastern Community Colleges)
  • WBMV (89.7 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc)
  • WAPO (90.5 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WYER (90.5 FM; Carmi, IL; Owner: Connersville Apostolic Lighthouse Incorporated)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Wayne City, IL; Owner: Harvest Christian Fellowship, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bluford, IL; Owner: Real Life Radio Foundation, Inc.)
  • WBJW (91.7 FM; Albion, IL; Owner: Music Ministries Inc)
  • WMIX-FM (94.1 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WYNG (94.9 FM; Mount Carmel, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WRXX (95.3 FM; Walnut Hill, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WRUL (97.3 FM; Carmi, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WISH-FM (98.9 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • WPXS (Channel 13; Walnut Hill, IL; Owner: Wpxs, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Big Mound Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 106  (24.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 29  (6.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 76  (17.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 86  (20.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 80  (22.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 67  (19.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 112  (31.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13  (3.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 263 Farms In Big Mound Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Big Mound Township, Illinois

The Fairfield National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $433.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

Peoples National Bank , N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $927.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 20

First Financial Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

The Clay City Banking Co. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $121k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Big Mound Township, Illinois

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 22.1 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 24.6 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 36.5 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 38.8 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Evansville Regional


    (about 52.1 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Evansville Dress Regional


    (about 52.1 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Lawrenceville-Vincennes International


    (about 52.1 miles in Lawrenceville, Illinois; Airport Code: LWV)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 52.2 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 52.8 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Henderson City - County


    (about 54.1 miles in Corydon, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY4)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Big Mound Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.78%

Carpooled

16.67%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.42%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.26%

Bicycle

0.90%

Walked

0.78%

Other Means

0.52%

Worked At Home

1.68%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 382

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 113

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 394

Householder not living alone : 50


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 25

Female householder and female partner : 25

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 889


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 332

Renter-occupied housing units : 50

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 94

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 203

Renter-occupied housing units : 241


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 174

$10,000 to $14,999 : 53

$15,000 to $19,999 : 67

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 80

$30,000 to $34,999 : 51

$35,000 to $39,999 : 46

$40,000 to $44,999 : 73

$45,000 to $49,999 : 53

$50,000 to $59,999 : 101

$60,000 to $74,999 : 104

$75,000 to $99,999 : 39

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Total : 1,021


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 939

Vacant : 82


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 4

Built 2000 to 2004 : 195

Built 1990 to 1999 : 110

Built 1980 to 1989 : 64

Built 1970 to 1979 : 100

Built 1960 to 1969 : 86

Built 1950 to 1959 : 212

Built 1940 to 1949 : 161

Built 1939 or earlier : 89


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 551

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 181

Electricity : 190

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 17

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 20

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 37

$25,000 to $29,999 : 33

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $49,999 : 71

$50,000 to $59,999 : 58

$60,000 to $69,999 : 13

$70,000 to $79,999 : 63

$80,000 to $89,999 : 41

$90,000 to $99,999 : 15

$100,000 to $124,999 : 81

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $174,999 : 22

$175,000 to $199,999 : 7

$200,000 to $249,999 : 30

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$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
(Big Mound 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 : 17

Home equity loan only : 4

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 214

Housing units without a mortgage : 319


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Big Mound Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $154,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $107,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $86,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $46,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $95,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $57,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $34,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $50,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Big Mound Township, Illinois: 58.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Big Mound Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Big Mound 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 6 6 $525,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $525,000
2000        
  Single Family 8 8 $744,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 46 $1,800,000
  Total

9 54 $2,544,000
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $395,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $395,000
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $175,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $175,000
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $538,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $538,000
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 1 1 $99,000
  Two Family 1 2 $140,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 3 $239,000
2006        
  Single Family 35 35 $5,169,992
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

35 35 $5,169,992


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Big Mound Township, IL): $31,394
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Big Mound Township): $48,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Big Mound Township): $366
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Big Mound Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 57.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 28.3%
Electricity: 10.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

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



Health Care Centers Close To Big Mound Township, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 North West 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/2/1995

Clay Home Health Services


     Address: 601 East Twelfth Street, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/18/1967

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

Crossroads Community Home Heal


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

Salem Township Hospital/home


     Address: 1201 Ricker Dr. P.o. Box 1250, Salem, Illinois 62881
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 8/1/1985

Hospitals Close To Big Mound Township, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 N W 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Clay County Hospital


     Address: 911 Stacy Burk Drive, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

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

Wabash General Hospital


     Address: 1418 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Illinois 62863
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Big Mound Township, Illinois

Way-fair


     Address: 305 N.w. 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: North West 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 21
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Meadowood


     Address: Second & Commerce, Grayville, Illinois 62844
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Wabash Christian Retirement


     Address: College Boulevard, Carmi, Illinois 62821
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Flora Gardens Care Center


     Address: 701 Shadwell Avenue, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 53%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Big Mound Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 128 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Big Mound Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 1,570
    Disabled Workers: 250
    Widowers Workers: 285
    Spouses Workers: 150
    Children Workers: 185


(updated 2007)



Wayne County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.81%
  • Bush & Cheney 73.63%
  • Other 0.56%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Big Mound Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Wayne County, IL

4.10 % of Wayne County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,059

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Clay County , IL 0.47 % ($20,828 AGI )
  • White County , IL 0.44 % ($21,593 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.36 % ($22,773 AGI )

Relocation away from Wayne County, IL

4.68 % of Wayne 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 $29,490

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Clay County , IL 0.61 % ($23,000 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.50 % ($32,548 AGI )
  • Edwards County , IL 0.26 % ($29,250 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 Big Mound Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Big Mound Township, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
05/03/1996, 06:05 pm 0 0 $700K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/03/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K $3K
         





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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 Big Mound Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Big Mound 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 4 0 3 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 80 0 59 79
Robbery 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 20 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 10 30 13
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 140 193 585 257
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 25 34 48 42
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 500 658 937 829
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 67 125 117 86
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,341 2,418 2,283 1,697
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 5 2 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 20 97 39 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 1 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 20 19 0 20
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 3 3 9 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 24 41 42 32
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 13 22 25 18


(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 Big Mound Township, Illinois


  • Wayne County Jail


    305 E. Court St., Fairfield, IL 62837
    Capacity: 34
    Confined: 0
    Avg. Population: 14
    Year Built: 1993


(updated 2006)



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