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Demographics Analysis

The people of Carthage City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 132

5 to 9 years : 57

10 to 14 years : 16

15 to 17 years : 64

18 and 19 years : 38

20 years : 79

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 28

25 to 29 years : 102

30 to 34 years : 76

35 to 39 years : 44

40 to 44 years : 154

45 to 49 years : 76

50 to 54 years : 54

55 to 59 years : 63

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 39

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 49

70 to 74 years : 47

75 to 79 years : 44

80 to 84 years : 40

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 9 years : 85

10 to 14 years : 11

15 to 17 years : 72

18 and 19 years : 45

20 years : 0

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 59

25 to 29 years : 91

30 to 34 years : 45

35 to 39 years : 23

40 to 44 years : 127

45 to 49 years : 85

50 to 54 years : 104

55 to 59 years : 91

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 50

65 and 66 years : 62

67 to 69 years : 116

70 to 74 years : 53

75 to 79 years : 34

80 to 84 years : 54

85 years and over : 41


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,538

Multiple ancestry : 682

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 37

Ancestry not reported : 298


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,502

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 53


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 183

5 to 17 years : 305

18 to 24 years : 257

25 to 34 years : 314

35 to 44 years : 348

45 to 54 years : 319

55 to 59 years : 154

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 89

65 to 74 years : 336

75 years and over : 220

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 173

5 to 17 years : 216

18 to 24 years : 129

25 to 34 years : 170

35 to 44 years : 175

45 to 54 years : 248

55 to 59 years : 81

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 47

65 to 74 years : 262

75 years and over : 158

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 17 years : 89

18 to 24 years : 128

25 to 34 years : 91

35 to 44 years : 173

45 to 54 years : 71

55 to 59 years : 73

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 42

65 to 74 years : 74

75 years and over : 62

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 : 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

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 53

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
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 849

Female : 834

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 334

Female : 485

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 53

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,683

Born in other state in the United States : 812

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 48


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 348

Now married, except separated : 753

Divorced : 176

Separated : 13

Widowed : 112

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 209

Now married, except separated : 369

Divorced : 118

Separated : 0

Widowed : 52

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 48

Now married, except separated : 5

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,232

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 127

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Carthage City, Illinois

  • German: 787   (31.2%)
  • United States Or American: 406   (16.1%)
  • English: 376   (14.9%)
  • Irish: 295   (11.7%)
  • Other Groups: 166   (6.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 78   (3.1%)
  • Scottish: 65   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 57   (2.3%)
  • Italian: 55   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 46   (1.8%)
  • Polish: 40   (1.6%)
  • Northern European: 36   (1.4%)
  • European: 26   (1.0%)
  • British: 16   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 12   (0.5%)
  • Swedish: 12   (0.5%)
  • Belgian: 10   (0.4%)
  • Luxemburger: 8   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 5   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Carthage City, Illinois is 2,555



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Carthage City, Illinois: 1,236
Female Population in Carthage City, Illinois: 1,319


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Carthage City, Illinois: 38.3
Median Female Resident Age in Carthage City, Illinois: 46.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Carthage City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

44.1

Male

41.2

Female

46.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.5

Male

28.5

Female

30.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

48.5

Male

67.5

Female

26.0

Asian


Both sexes

31.5

Male

27.8

Female

33.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

28.5

Male

28.5

Female

26.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.3

Male

12.5

Female

8.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.5

Male

24.5

Female

32.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.5

Male

41.8

Female

46.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Carthage City, Illinois


  • White: 2,543
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 7
  • Asian: 5
  • 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 Carthage City, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.72%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 45   (5.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 12   (1.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (1.8%)
  • 11th Grade: 18   (2.16%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (1.92%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 288   (34.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 67   (8.03%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 119   (14.27%)
  • Associate Degree: 29   (3.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 100   (11.99%)
  • Master's Degree: 63   (7.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 45   (5.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (1.32%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (1.05%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 46   (4.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 32   (3.05%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (2.76%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (1.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 27   (2.57%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 332   (31.65%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 124   (11.82%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 208   (19.83%)
  • Associate Degree: 73   (6.96%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 91   (8.67%)
  • Master's Degree: 46   (4.39%)
  • Professional School Degree: 18   (1.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Carthage City, Illinois

  • Carthage Cusd 338


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 210 S Adams, Carthage, IL 62321, Phone: (217) 357-3922, Students: 753 )

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

  • Carthage Primary School


    ( Grades: K-9, Location: 210 S Adams, Carthage, IL 62321, Phone: (217) 357-9202, Students: 253 )

  • Carthage Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 210 S Adams, Carthage, IL 62321, Phone: (217) 357-3914, Students: 236 )

  • Hancock County Learning Ctr


    ( Location: 553 Main St, Carthage, IL 62321, Phone: (217) 357-2294, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Carthage City, Illinois

  • Carthage High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 210 S Adams, Carthage, IL 62321, Phone: (217) 357-2136, Students: 264 )

  • Hancock County Academy


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 553 Main St, Carthage, IL 62321, Phone: (217) 357-6915, Students: 36 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Carthage City, Illinois

  • Carthage Public Library District


    500 Wabash Avenue, Carthage, IL 62321

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Carthage City, Illinois


  • 4 River Valleys Historical Society


    Po Box 504, Carthage, NY 13619

  • Battle Of Carthage Inc


    402 South Garrison, Carthage, MO 64836

  • Carthage Historic Preservation Inc


    Po Box 375, Carthage, MO 64836

  • Carthage Museum


    202 Rockingham St, Carthage, NC 28327

  • Carthage Museum And Historical Society


    250 Main Street East, Carthage, SD 57323

  • Dancing Rabbit Genealogical Society


    Po Box 166, Carthage, MS 39051

  • Eastern Jasper County Historic Sites Association


    1740 So Maple, Carthage, MO 64836

  • Hancock County Historic Preservation Association


    1640 N Highway 94, Carthage, IL 62321

  • Hancock County Historical Society


    306 Walnut Street, Carthage, IL 62321

  • Kellogg Lake Nature Center And Preserve


    12022 Old 66 Blvd, Carthage, MO 64836

  • Kibbe Hancock Heritage Museum


    702 N Haven Dr, Carthage, IL 62321

  • Panola County Heritage Fdn


    100 E Sabine St, Carthage, TX 75633

  • Powers Museum


    1617 Oak St, Carthage, MO 64836
    http://www.powersmuseum.com

  • Smith County Historical And Genealogical Society


    Po Box 112, Carthage, TN 37030

  • Smith County Museum


    Po Box 73, Carthage, TN 37030

  • Tex Ritter Museum


    310 W Panola St, Carthage, TX 75633
    http://carthagetexas.us/halloffame/index.html

  • Texas Country Music Hall Of Fame


    300 W Panola St, Carthage, TX 75633

  • Victorian Carthage Inc


    Po Box 406, Carthage, MO 64836

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Carthage City, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Carthage City, Illinois.

Area Features of Carthage City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Brooks Ranch Airport   (2) Lung Rla Airport Historical   (3) Mc Pherson Airport  

Building


(1) La Harpe Fire Protection District Station 3  

Cemetery


(1) Fountain Green Cemetery   (2) Franklin Cemetery   (3) Groves Cemetery   (4) Holland Cemetery   (5) Liberty Cemetery   (6) Lincoln Catholic Cemetery   (7) Mcconnell Cemetery   (8) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (9) Oak Grove Cemetery   (10) Old Brick Cemetery   (11) Spangler Cemetery   (12) Wright Cemetery   (13) Yetter Cemetery  

Church


(1) Liberty Church Historical   (2) Middle Creek Church   (3) Mount Pleasant Church   (4) Oak Grove Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Carthage   (2) Township Of Hancock  

Dam


(1) Lake Linda Dam  

Locale


(1) La Moine Camp  

Populated Place


(1) Fountain Green   (2) Middle Creek   (3) Webster  

Post Office


(1) Fountain Green Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Linda Lake  

School


(1) East Union School Historical   (2) Fairplay School Historical   (3) Fairview School Historical   (4) Franklin School Historical   (5) Grant School Historical   (6) Hickory Flat School Historical   (7) Hobart School Historical   (8) Independence School Historical   (9) Liberty School Historical   (10) Oak Grove School Historical   (11) Pennsylvania School Historical   (12) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (13) Shake Rag School Historical   (14) Shiloh School Historical   (15) Union School Historical   (16) Valleydale School Historical  

Stream


(1) Cedar Creek   (2) Deer Creek   (3) Dunbar Creek   (4) Fisher Creek   (5) Grove Creek   (6) La Harpe Creek   (7) Little Creek   (8) Long Creek   (9) Middle Creek   (10) Prairie Creek   (11) Rock Creek   (12) Short Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Carthage City, Illinois

62321 (pop. 4,328)


Cities Nearby Carthage City, Illinois

Carthage Township, IL  (pop. 2,908) 0.6 Miles
Ferris Village, IL  (pop. 113) 4.2 Miles
Bentley Town, IL  (pop. 11) 5.0 Miles
Elvaston Village, IL  (pop. 160) 6.3 Miles
Rock Creek Township, IL  (pop. 324) 6.5 Miles
Basco Village, IL  (pop. 158) 6.8 Miles
Pilot Grove Township, IL  (pop. 371) 6.9 Miles
Harmony Township, IL  (pop. 276) 7.1 Miles
Hancock Township, IL  (pop. 231) 9.5 Miles
Montebello Township, IL  (pop. 3,343) 10.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Carthage City, Illinois

217



Elevation in Carthage City, Illinois is 594.0 ft. (181.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Carthage City, Illinois

Lat: 40.414327 N        Long: -91.133472 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Carthage City, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Carthage City, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 73   (5.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 13   (1.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 35   (2.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 93   (7.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 115   (9.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 289   (23.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 266   (21.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 120   (9.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 67   (5.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 31   (2.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 25   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 19   (1.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 49   (3.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 63   (5.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 966

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 63

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 12

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 31

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 107


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 199

5 to 9 minutes : 339

10 to 14 minutes : 73

15 to 19 minutes : 37

20 to 24 minutes : 88

25 to 29 minutes : 17

30 to 34 minutes : 116

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 77

45 to 59 minutes : 81

60 to 89 minutes : 21

90 or more minutes : 24


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 459

No Social Security income : 722


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 173

No retirement income : 1,008


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 73

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 62

$25,000 to $29,999 : 32

$30,000 to $34,999 : 47

$35,000 to $39,999 : 16

$40,000 to $44,999 : 51

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 68

$60,000 to $74,999 : 105

$75,000 to $99,999 : 126

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $49,815


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Carthage City, Illinois

  • KCPS (1150 AM; 0.5 kW; Burlington, IA; Owner: John M. Giannettino)
  • KOKX (1310 AM; 1.0 kW; Warsaw, IL; Owner: Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • KBUR (1490 AM; 0.76 kW; Burlington, IA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Burlington License, Llc)
  • WLRB (1510 AM; 1.0 kW; Macomb, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCAZ (990 AM; 1.0 kW; Elvaston, IL; Owner: Ralla Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Carthage City, Illinois

  • WKAI (100.1 FM; Blandinsville, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKAI (100.1 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKAI (100.1 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKAI (100.1 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKAI (100.1 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WJEQ (102.7 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: Central Illinois Broadcasting Inc)
  • WMQZ (104.1 FM; Blandinsville, IL; Owner: Colchester Radio, Inc.)
  • WPWQ (106.7 FM; Clayton, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KGRS (107.3 FM; Burlington, IA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Burlington License, Llc)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Hamilton, IL; Owner: Believer's Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Hamilton, IL; Owner: Bloomington Normal Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Keokuk, IA; Owner: Fort Madison Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Argyle, IA; Owner: The University Of Iowa)
  • WIUS (88.3 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: Western Illinois University)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Industry, IL; Owner: Praise Temple Way Of The Church Of Christ, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • WIUW (89.5 FM; Warsaw, IL; Owner: Western Illinois University)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: H.o.p.e. Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Blandinsville, IL; Owner: Lighthouse Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: H.o.p.e. Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Industry, IL; Owner: Lighthouse Christian Fellowship)
  • KMDY (90.9 FM; Hamilton, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WIUM (91.3 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: Western Illinois University)
  • WQKQ (92.1 FM; Adrian, IL; Owner: Pritchard Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WKXQ (92.5 FM; Camden, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KKMI (93.5 FM; Burlington, IA; Owner: Pritchard Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WCEZ (93.9 FM; Elvaston, IL; Owner: Dana R. Withers)
  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; Wayland, MO; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WNLF (95.9 FM; Macomb, IL; Owner: Nancy L. Foster)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; Wayland, MO; Owner: David M. Lister)
  • WGNX (96.7 FM; Colchester, IL; Owner: Patricia Van Zandt)
  • KHDK (97.3 FM; West Point, IA; Owner: Pritchard Broadcasting Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Carthage City, Illinois

  • WMEC (Channel 22; Colchester, IL; Owner: West Central Illinois Educational Telecommunications Corp.)
  • KGCW-TV (Channel 26; Burlington, IA; Owner: Burlington Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Carthage City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 206  (32.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 47  (7.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 84  (13.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 24  (3.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 83  (13.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 182  (26.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 185  (26.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 207  (29.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (1.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 243 Farms In Carthage City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Carthage City, Illinois

First State Bank Of Illinois - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $586.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 9

Marine Bank And Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $242.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

Dubuque Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 16

First Bankers Trust Company, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $844.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Carthage City, Illinois

  • Keokuk Municipal


    (about 15.8 miles in Keokuk, Iowa; Airport Code: EOK)

  • Fort Madison Municipal


    (about 19.7 miles in Fort Madison, Iowa; Airport Code: FMS)

  • Southeast Iowa Regional


    (about 25.5 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Burlington Municipal


    (about 25.7 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Macomb Municipal


    (about 26.3 miles in Macomb, Illinois; Airport Code: MQB)

  • Quincy Regional-Baldwin Field


    (about 32.7 miles in Fowler, Illinois; Airport Code: UIN)

  • Galesburg Municipal


    (about 51.7 miles in Galesburg, Illinois; Airport Code: GBG)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Carthage City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.37%

Carpooled

7.62%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.00%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.54%

Other Means

0.31%

Worked At Home

3.16%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Carthage City, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 564

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 146

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 375

Householder not living alone : 96


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 6

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 26

All other households : 1,149


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 510

Renter-occupied housing units : 54

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 : 83

Renter-occupied housing units : 63

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 203

Renter-occupied housing units : 268


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 60

$10,000 to $14,999 : 242

$15,000 to $19,999 : 76

$20,000 to $24,999 : 90

$25,000 to $29,999 : 54

$30,000 to $34,999 : 77

$35,000 to $39,999 : 21

$40,000 to $44,999 : 57

$45,000 to $49,999 : 63

$50,000 to $59,999 : 86

$60,000 to $74,999 : 137

$75,000 to $99,999 : 148

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Total : 1,455


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,181

Vacant : 274


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 85

Built 1990 to 1999 : 72

Built 1980 to 1989 : 140

Built 1970 to 1979 : 112

Built 1960 to 1969 : 151

Built 1950 to 1959 : 119

Built 1940 to 1949 : 97

Built 1939 or earlier : 679


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 837

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 35

Electricity : 275

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 16

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 7

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 11

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 14

$10,000 to $14,999 : 18

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 26

$35,000 to $39,999 : 62

$40,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 96

$60,000 to $69,999 : 54

$70,000 to $79,999 : 69

$80,000 to $89,999 : 55

$90,000 to $99,999 : 68

$100,000 to $124,999 : 107

$125,000 to $149,999 : 41

$150,000 to $174,999 : 88

$175,000 to $199,999 : 29

$200,000 to $249,999 : 9

$250,000 to $299,999 : 9

$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
(Carthage City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 36

Home equity loan only : 23

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 413

Housing units without a mortgage : 324


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $160,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $115,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $130,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $95,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $92,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $73,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $75,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $56,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Carthage City, Illinois: 59.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Carthage City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 17.24%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 67.24%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 15.52%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Carthage City, 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 4 4 $317,000
  Two Family 1 2 $80,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 6 $397,000
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $415,000
  Two Family 1 2 $75,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 7 $490,000
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $190,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $190,000
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $254,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $254,000
2004        
  Single Family 1 1 $125,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 4 14 $1,300,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 15 $1,425,000
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $60,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $60,000
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $140,000
  Two Family 2 4 $150,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 6 $290,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Carthage City, IL): $34,677
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Carthage City): $66,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Carthage City): $348
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Carthage City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 74.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.0%
Electricity: 24.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
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 Carthage City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Carthage City, Illinois

Hancock County Health Departme


     Address: 73 South Adams P.o. Box 357, Carthage, Illinois 62321
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/23/1978

Sherrick Home Health


     Address: 525 Main Street, Carthage, Illinois 62321
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/5/1994

Keokuk Area Hospital Home Heal


     Address: 424 North 18th Street, Keokuk, Iowa 52632
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/9/1967

Mobile Nursing Services


     Address: 705 Avenue G, Fort Madison, Iowa 52627
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/4/1985

Fmch Home Health Care


     Address: Highway 61 West Po Box 174, Fort Madison, Iowa 52627
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/14/1997

Hospitals Close To Carthage City, Illinois

Keokuk Area Hospital


     Address: 1600 Morgan Street, Keokuk, Iowa 52632
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Fort Madison Community Hospital


     Address: 5445 Ave O, Fort Madison, Iowa 52627
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mc Donough District Hospital


     Address: 525 East Grant Street, Macomb, Illinois 61455
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Great River Medical Center


     Address: 1221 South Gear Avenue, West Burlington, Iowa 52655
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Blessing Hospital


     Address: Broadway At 11th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Carthage City, Illinois

Montebello Healthcare Center


     Address: 1599 Keokuk Street, Hamilton, Illinois 62341
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 37%

Laharpe-davier Hlth Cr Center


     Address: 101 North B Street, La Harpe, Illinois 61450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 31
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Lexington Square


     Address: 500 Messenger Road, Keokuk, Iowa 52632
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 95%

River Hills Village In Keokuk


     Address: 20 Village Circle, Keokuk, Iowa 52632
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Montrose Health Center


     Address: 400 South 7th Street, Montrose, Iowa 52639
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 81%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Carthage City, Illinois

Name: Quad Cities
Address: 22710 206th Avenue North; Cordova, IL 61242
Distance: 99 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Carthage City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 635
    Disabled Workers: 90
    Widowers Workers: 120
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Hancock County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.16%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.97%
  • Other 0.88%



(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 Carthage City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Lee County, IL

5.34 % of Lee County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,620

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lee County , IA 0.83 % ($26,359 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.68 % ($22,288 AGI )
  • Adams County , IL 0.59 % ($24,822 AGI )

Relocation away from Lee County, IL

6.54 % of Lee County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,870

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lee County , IA 1.03 % ($31,675 AGI )
  • Adams County , IL 0.89 % ($53,000 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.59 % ($21,848 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 Carthage City, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Carthage City, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
04/02/2006, 04:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/02/2006, 04:14 pm 0 0 $3K --
03/12/2006, 09:50 pm 0 0 $20K --
07/18/2003, 03:04 am 0 0 $20K $2K
05/14/2003, 05:26 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/08/2003, 07:53 pm 0 0 $10M --
05/08/2003, 07:45 pm 0 0 $2M --
09/22/2000, 08:05 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/03/2006, 01:43 am 0 0 $1K --
06/22/2006, 04:48 am 0 0 $5K --
09/08/2005, 03:03 pm 0 0 $15K --
08/18/2004, 06:41 pm 0 0 $3K $2K
07/09/2003, 08:15 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/08/2003, 12:57 pm 0 0 $50K $5K
07/08/2003, 12:40 pm 0 1 $200K $20K
07/08/2003, 12:30 pm 0 0 $70K --
05/14/2003, 05:26 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/14/2001, 06:30 am 0 0 $1K --
09/22/2000, 08:05 pm 0 0 $20K --
09/11/2000, 08:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/13/2000, 03:01 pm 0 0 $1K --
02/11/1999, 12:50 pm 0 0 $1K --
         





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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 Carthage City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Carthage City, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 166 n/a 0 39
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 9 n/a 21 12
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 374 n/a 809 467
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 44 n/a 27 6
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,830 n/a 1,040 234
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 39 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 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 1 n/a 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 13 n/a 12 5
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 7 n/a 6 2


(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 Carthage City, Illinois


  • Hancock County Jail


    98 Buchanan, Carthage, IL 62321
    Capacity: 43
    Confined: 16
    Avg. Population: 16
    Year Built: 1987
    Year Renovated: 2005


(updated 2006)



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