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Demographics Analysis

The people of Canton 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
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 301

5 to 9 years : 440

10 to 14 years : 331

15 to 17 years : 201

18 and 19 years : 291

20 years : 149

21 years : 178

22 to 24 years : 429

25 to 29 years : 813

30 to 34 years : 719

35 to 39 years : 612

40 to 44 years : 913

45 to 49 years : 663

50 to 54 years : 533

55 to 59 years : 517

60 and 61 years : 170

62 to 64 years : 175

65 and 66 years : 117

67 to 69 years : 128

70 to 74 years : 185

75 to 79 years : 296

80 to 84 years : 130

85 years and over : 123

Female:

Under 5 years : 243

5 to 9 years : 355

10 to 14 years : 434

15 to 17 years : 325

18 and 19 years : 122

20 years : 85

21 years : 60

22 to 24 years : 254

25 to 29 years : 330

30 to 34 years : 384

35 to 39 years : 342

40 to 44 years : 564

45 to 49 years : 455

50 to 54 years : 395

55 to 59 years : 452

60 and 61 years : 161

62 to 64 years : 208

65 and 66 years : 95

67 to 69 years : 261

70 to 74 years : 300

75 to 79 years : 306

80 to 84 years : 348

85 years and over : 436


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,275

Multiple ancestry : 3,717

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 71

Ancestry not reported : 2,266


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 14,610

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 44

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 11

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 175

Not a U.S. citizen : 489


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 544

5 to 17 years : 2,086

18 to 24 years : 1,568

25 to 34 years : 2,246

35 to 44 years : 2,431

45 to 54 years : 2,046

55 to 59 years : 969

60 and 61 years : 331

62 to 64 years : 383

65 to 74 years : 1,086

75 years and over : 1,639

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 492

5 to 17 years : 1,813

18 to 24 years : 1,240

25 to 34 years : 1,752

35 to 44 years : 1,934

45 to 54 years : 1,638

55 to 59 years : 732

60 and 61 years : 272

62 to 64 years : 299

65 to 74 years : 911

75 years and over : 1,446

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 52

5 to 17 years : 261

18 to 24 years : 203

25 to 34 years : 251

35 to 44 years : 411

45 to 54 years : 307

55 to 59 years : 210

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 57

65 to 74 years : 112

75 years and over : 186

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 22

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 22

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 : 12

18 to 24 years : 103

25 to 34 years : 232

35 to 44 years : 86

45 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,778

Female : 5,751

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,063

Female : 1,018

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 55

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 518

Female : 146


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 11,503

Born in other state in the United States : 1,849

Native: born outside the United States : 44

Foreign born : 513


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 3,254

Now married, except separated : 4,614

Divorced : 1,727

Separated : 141

Widowed : 940

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 453

Now married, except separated : 915

Divorced : 209

Separated : 107

Widowed : 146

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 33

Now married, except separated : 22

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 270

Now married, except separated : 340

Divorced : 24

Separated : 23

Widowed : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 13,777

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 358

Speak English less than "very well" : 330

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 84

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 38

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 44

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Canton Township, Illinois

  • German: 2,904   (24.9%)
  • United States Or American: 1,782   (15.3%)
  • English: 1,744   (15.0%)
  • Irish: 1,253   (10.8%)
  • Other Groups: 921   (7.9%)
  • Dutch: 461   (4.0%)
  • Italian: 340   (2.9%)
  • Scottish: 325   (2.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 321   (2.8%)
  • Croatian: 288   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 270   (2.3%)
  • Polish: 177   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 169   (1.5%)
  • Welsh: 108   (0.9%)
  • British: 63   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 58   (0.5%)
  • European: 49   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 40   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 36   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 32   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 31   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 31   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 29   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 28   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 27   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 19   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 19   (0.2%)
  • Estonian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 14   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 13   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 12   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 8   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 7   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Canton Township, Illinois is 15,329



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Canton Township, Illinois: 8,414
Female Population in Canton Township, Illinois: 6,915


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Canton Township, Illinois: 37.5
Median Female Resident Age in Canton Township, Illinois: 44.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Canton Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

39.0

Female

44.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

34.6

Male

34.9

Female

23.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.0

Male

30.3

Female

27.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

38.3

Female

34.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

33.5

Male

33.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

31.5

Male

31.7

Female

17.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.8

Male

13.8

Female

17.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.0

Male

31.3

Female

23.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.6

Male

39.1

Female

44.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Canton Township, Illinois


  • White: 13,909
  • African American: 1,115
  • American Indian: 34
  • Asian: 72
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 17
  • Some Other Race: 63
  • Two or More Races: 119



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 84   (1.43%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 44   (0.75%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 267   (4.54%)
  • 9th Grade: 288   (4.9%)
  • 10th Grade: 348   (5.92%)
  • 11th Grade: 483   (8.21%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 482   (8.19%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,765   (30%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 473   (8.04%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 632   (10.74%)
  • Associate Degree: 380   (6.46%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 391   (6.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 140   (2.38%)
  • Professional School Degree: 83   (1.41%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 23   (0.39%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 47   (0.89%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 15   (0.28%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 30   (0.57%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 247   (4.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 142   (2.69%)
  • 10th Grade: 211   (3.99%)
  • 11th Grade: 194   (3.67%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 129   (2.44%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,873   (35.45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 537   (10.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 769   (14.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 368   (6.97%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 532   (10.07%)
  • Master's Degree: 113   (2.14%)
  • Professional School Degree: 76   (1.44%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







Museums Near Canton Township, Illinois


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Canton Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Ingersoll Airport  

Building


(1) Centers Building   (2) Engle Hall   (3) Illinois River Correctional Center   (4) Taylor Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Gardiner Cemetery   (2) Locust Lane Cemetery   (3) Moore Cemetery   (4) Shields Chapel Cemetery   (5) Thompson Cemetery  

Church


(1) Locust Lane Evangelical Lutheran Church Historical   (2) Locust Lane United Methodist Church   (3) Shields Chapel  

Civil


(1) Township Of Joshua  

Dam


(1) Evelen Lake Dam   (2) Long Lake Dam   (3) Msdgc Dam Number 3   (4) Sludge Pond Number 1-3a Berm Dam   (5) Van Winkle Lake Dam  

Locale


(1) Canton Industrial Park   (2) West Side Sewage Treatment Plant  

Mine


(1) Eagle Mine  

Park


(1) Wallace Park  

Populated Place


(1) Civer Historical   (2) Fulton Center Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Evelen Lake   (2) Genes Pond   (3) Lake Louise   (4) Long Lake   (5) Mason Lake   (6) Sludge Pond Number 1-3a   (7) Stevens Lake   (8) Van Winkle Lake  

School


(1) Blackaby School Historical   (2) Buckheart School Historical   (3) Calvary Baptist School   (4) Covenant Community Fellowship School   (5) Craig School Historical   (6) Hyatt School Historical   (7) Moore School Historical   (8) Randolph School Historical   (9) Science Hill School Historical   (10) Spoon River Junior College   (11) Tatum School Historical   (12) Westview Elementary School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Canton Township, Illinois

61563 (pop. 511)


Cities Nearby Canton Township, Illinois

Canton City, IL  (pop. 14,548) 0.3 Miles
Norris Village, IL  (pop. 189) 4.4 Miles
Buckheart Township, IL  (pop. 1,399) 4.9 Miles
Dunfermline Village, IL  (pop. 162) 4.9 Miles
St. David Village, IL  (pop. 501) 5.0 Miles
Orion Township, IL  (pop. 1,054) 5.9 Miles
Joshua Township, IL  (pop. 823) 6.1 Miles
Bryant Village, IL  (pop. 252) 7.3 Miles
Banner Village, IL  (pop. 109) 7.4 Miles
Putman Township, IL  (pop. 2,092) 8.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Canton Township, Illinois

309



Elevation in Canton Township, Illinois is 630.0 ft. (192.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Canton Township, Illinois

Lat: 40.562585 N        Long: -90.035776 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 241   (4.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 202   (3.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 282   (4.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 437   (7.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 535   (9.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 682   (11.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,082   (18.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 525   (9.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 209   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 173   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 105   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 77   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 571   (10.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 605   (10.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,737

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 424

In 3-person carpool : 133

In 4-person carpool : 70

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 11

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 26

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 : 13

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 232

Other means : 61

Worked at home : 63


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 617

5 to 9 minutes : 1,495

10 to 14 minutes : 972

15 to 19 minutes : 408

20 to 24 minutes : 212

25 to 29 minutes : 74

30 to 34 minutes : 329

35 to 39 minutes : 134

40 to 44 minutes : 189

45 to 59 minutes : 811

60 to 89 minutes : 377

90 or more minutes : 89


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,842

No Social Security income : 3,870


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,451

No retirement income : 4,261


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 275

$10,000 to $14,999 : 173

$15,000 to $19,999 : 130

$20,000 to $24,999 : 254

$25,000 to $29,999 : 135

$30,000 to $34,999 : 370

$35,000 to $39,999 : 147

$40,000 to $44,999 : 226

$45,000 to $49,999 : 149

$50,000 to $59,999 : 313

$60,000 to $74,999 : 390

$75,000 to $99,999 : 480

$100,000 to $124,999 : 272

$125,000 to $149,999 : 138

$150,000 to $199,999 : 54

$200,000 or more : 91


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,844


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Canton Township, Illinois

  • WPEO (1020 AM; 1.0 kW; Bayview Gardens, IL; Owner: Pinebrook Foundation, Inc.)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; 5.0 kW; Pekin, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Peoria, Inc.)
  • WIRL (1290 AM; 5.0 kW; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WBYS (1560 AM; 0.25 kW; Saint David, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Canton Township, Illinois

  • WHPI (101.1 FM; Hanna City, IL; Owner: Im Il Licenses, Llc)
  • WLMD (104.7 FM; Bushnell, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WXCL (104.9 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WIXO (105.7 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Peoria, Inc.)
  • WSWT (106.9 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WCDD (107.9 FM; Saint David, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Central Illinois Radio Fellowship, Inc.)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Bradley University)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Adair, IL; Owner: 2820 Communications Incorporated)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Table Grove, IL; Owner: Believer's Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Bardolph, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WAZU (90.7 FM; Edwards, IL; Owner: Sirius Syncope Inc.)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; Marquette Heights, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WZPW (92.3 FM; Edwards, IL; Owner: B&g Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WZPW (92.3 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: B&g Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WZPN (96.5 FM; Trivoli, IL; Owner: Im Il Licenses, Llc)
  • WFYR (97.3 FM; Edwards, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Peoria, Inc.)
  • NEW (98.3 FM; Saint Augustine, IL; Owner: Km Communications, Inc.)
  • WDUK (99.3 FM; Eckard, IL; Owner: Illinois Valley Radio)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Canton Township, Illinois

  • WHOI (Channel 19; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Barrington Peoria License Llc)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; Peoria, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Illinois Valley Pub Telecomm Corp)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; Peoria, IL; Owner: Four Seasons Peoria, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Canton Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 666  (21.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 484  (15.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 565  (18.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 37  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 626  (20.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 974  (34.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 722  (25.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,049  (36.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 20  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Canton Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Canton Township, Illinois

  • General Downing - Peoria International


    (about 19.5 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 19.5 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Macomb Municipal


    (about 32.5 miles in Macomb, Illinois; Airport Code: MQB)

  • Galesburg Municipal


    (about 33.1 miles in Galesburg, Illinois; Airport Code: GBG)

  • Logan County


    (about 46.3 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 53.1 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Capital


    (about 53.1 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 55.5 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 58.5 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Burlington Municipal


    (about 59.0 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Canton Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.99%

Carpooled

14.37%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.21%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.09%

Motorcycle

0.12%

Bicycle

0.33%

Walked

1.97%

Other Means

0.89%

Worked At Home

2.05%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,641

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 272

Female householder, no husband present : 684

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,807

Householder not living alone : 308


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 17

Male householder and female partner : 202

Female householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and male partner : 274

All other households : 5,206


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,231

Renter-occupied housing units : 410

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 82

Renter-occupied housing units : 190

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 212

Renter-occupied housing units : 472

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,292

Renter-occupied housing units : 823


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 435

$10,000 to $14,999 : 559

$15,000 to $19,999 : 467

$20,000 to $24,999 : 488

$25,000 to $29,999 : 296

$30,000 to $34,999 : 505

$35,000 to $39,999 : 310

$40,000 to $44,999 : 289

$45,000 to $49,999 : 174

$50,000 to $59,999 : 484

$60,000 to $74,999 : 484

$75,000 to $99,999 : 610

$100,000 to $124,999 : 310

$125,000 to $149,999 : 156

$150,000 to $199,999 : 54

$200,000 or more : 91


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Total : 6,305


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 5,712

Vacant : 593


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 101

Built 2000 to 2004 : 240

Built 1990 to 1999 : 393

Built 1980 to 1989 : 330

Built 1970 to 1979 : 878

Built 1960 to 1969 : 665

Built 1950 to 1959 : 921

Built 1940 to 1949 : 785

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,992


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 4,729

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 95

Electricity : 851

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 5

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 32


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Canton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 77

$10,000 to $14,999 : 31

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 36

$30,000 to $34,999 : 85

$35,000 to $39,999 : 76

$40,000 to $49,999 : 239

$50,000 to $59,999 : 313

$60,000 to $69,999 : 420

$70,000 to $79,999 : 521

$80,000 to $89,999 : 331

$90,000 to $99,999 : 349

$100,000 to $124,999 : 494

$125,000 to $149,999 : 222

$150,000 to $174,999 : 226

$175,000 to $199,999 : 86

$200,000 to $249,999 : 129

$250,000 to $299,999 : 76

$300,000 to $399,999 : 16

$400,000 to $499,999 : 10

$500,000 to $749,999 : 13

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Canton 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 : 71

Home equity loan only : 236

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 45

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,729

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,736


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $206,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $161,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $150,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $106,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $109,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $89,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $81,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $70,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $71,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Canton Township, Illinois: 62.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Canton Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 87.15%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 10.99%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.97%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 0.88%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Canton 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 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
2000        
  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
2001        
  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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $200,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $200,000
2005        
  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
2006        
  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


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Canton Township, IL): $31,625
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Canton Township): $60,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Canton Township): $405
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Canton Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 83.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.3%
Electricity: 13.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
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 Canton Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Canton Township, Illinois

Graham Hospital Association


     Address: 410 East Elm Street, Canton, Illinois 61520
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/1/1976

Spoon River Home Hlth Services


     Address: 332 East Fort Street, Farmington, Illinois 61531
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/9/1993

Mason District Hospital Home Health


     Address: 615 North Promenade, Havana, Illinois 62644
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/9/1982

Rosewood Home Health Services


     Address: 7501 University Suite 208-pioneer Square, Peoria, Illinois 61614
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/11/1997

Methodist Medical Center Of Il


     Address: 221 N.e. Glen Oak Ave. Mailing Address, Peoria, Illinois 61636
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 2/23/1984

Hospitals Close To Canton Township, Illinois

Graham Hospital Association


     Address: 210 West Walnut Street, Canton, Illinois 61520
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mason District Hospital


     Address: "615 North Promenade Street,p O Box 530", Havana, Illinois 62644
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Proctor Hospital


     Address: 5409 N Knoxville Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61614
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint Francis Medical Center


     Address: 530 Ne Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61637
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Methodist Medical Center Of Illinois


     Address: 221 N E Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61636
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Canton Township, Illinois

Graham Hospital


     Address: 210 West Walnut Street, Canton, Illinois 61520
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 32
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Heartland Hlth Cr Ctr-canton


     Address: 2081 North Main Street, Canton, Illinois 61520
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Renaissance Care Center


     Address: 1675 East Ash Street, Canton, Illinois 61520
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 46%

Sunset Rehabilitation & Health Care


     Address: 129 South 1st Avenue, Canton, Illinois 61520
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 102
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Farmington Country Manor


     Address: 701 South Main Street, Farmington, Illinois 61531
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Canton Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 63 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Canton Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 100
    Disabled Workers: 20
    Widowers Workers: 15
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Fulton County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 53.30%
  • Bush & Cheney 45.89%
  • Other 0.81%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to Fulton County, IL

4.62 % of Fulton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,412

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Peoria County , IL 1.06 % ($39,267 AGI )
  • Tazewell County , IL 0.51 % ($28,429 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.43 % ($37,492 AGI )

Relocation away from Fulton County, IL

5.22 % of Fulton County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,091

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Peoria County , IL 1.06 % ($33,345 AGI )
  • Tazewell County , IL 0.59 % ($31,610 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.47 % ($20,167 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 Canton Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Canton Township, Illinois

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Damage
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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 Canton Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.



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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