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Demographics Analysis

The people of Chester 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
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 16

5 to 9 years : 41

10 to 14 years : 39

15 to 17 years : 37

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 0

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 25

25 to 29 years : 32

30 to 34 years : 19

35 to 39 years : 21

40 to 44 years : 22

45 to 49 years : 76

50 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 13

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 9 years : 56

10 to 14 years : 59

15 to 17 years : 27

18 and 19 years : 11

20 years : 3

21 years : 1

22 to 24 years : 1

25 to 29 years : 13

30 to 34 years : 35

35 to 39 years : 47

40 to 44 years : 31

45 to 49 years : 47

50 to 54 years : 12

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 1

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 7

75 to 79 years : 18

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 507

Multiple ancestry : 339

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 4

Ancestry not reported : 22


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 872

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 : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 17 years : 259

18 to 24 years : 46

25 to 34 years : 99

35 to 44 years : 121

45 to 54 years : 177

55 to 59 years : 42

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 52

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 17 years : 211

18 to 24 years : 42

25 to 34 years : 87

35 to 44 years : 80

45 to 54 years : 138

55 to 59 years : 34

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 52

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 48

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 41

45 to 54 years : 39

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 1

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

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 : 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
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 348

Female : 371

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 75

Female : 78

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 717

Born in other state in the United States : 152

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 134

Now married, except separated : 304

Divorced : 74

Separated : 0

Widowed : 22

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 98

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

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)
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Speak only English : 846

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 1


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Chester Township, Illinois

  • German: 305   (37.1%)
  • Irish: 131   (15.9%)
  • United States Or American: 81   (9.9%)
  • English: 76   (9.2%)
  • Greek: 50   (6.1%)
  • Swedish: 48   (5.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 31   (3.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 27   (3.3%)
  • Italian: 26   (3.2%)
  • Other Groups: 14   (1.7%)
  • Dutch: 14   (1.7%)
  • Polish: 13   (1.6%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Chester Township, Illinois is 872



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Chester Township, Illinois: 423
Female Population in Chester Township, Illinois: 449


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Chester Township, Illinois: 34.7
Median Female Resident Age in Chester Township, Illinois: 35.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Chester Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

44.5

Male

43.0

Female

45.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

42.0

Male

46.5

Female

30.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

65.5

Male

65.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

10.5

Male

10.5

Female

27.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.5

Male

39.5

Female

7.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.5

Male

12.0

Female

18.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

30.5

Female

11.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.6

Male

43.5

Female

45.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Chester Township, Illinois


  • White: 869
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 3



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 17   (6.56%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (5.41%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (2.7%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (7.34%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 102   (39.38%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 28   (10.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 25   (9.65%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (3.86%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (14.29%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8   (2.96%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (2.22%)
  • 10th Grade: 3   (1.11%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (1.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (0.74%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 121   (44.81%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 25   (9.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 51   (18.89%)
  • Associate Degree: 23   (8.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 19   (7.04%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (2.59%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Chester Township, Illinois

  • Lincoln Esd 27


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 100 S Maple St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-2522, Students: 1,300 )

  • Lincoln Chsd 404


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1000 Primm Rd, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-4131, Students: 912 )

  • Chester-east Lincoln Ccsd 61


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1300 1500th St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-4136, Students: 316 )

  • West Lincoln-broadwell Esd 92


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 2695 Woodlawn Rd, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-2630, Students: 195 )

  • Logan/mason/menard Roe


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 122 N Mclean St A, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-8388, Students: 29 )

  • Lincolnland Reg Del System


    ( Location: 122 N Mclean St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-8388, )

  • Lincolnland Technical Ed Ctr


    ( Location: 1000 Primm Rd, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-4131, )

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

  • Lincoln Jr High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 208 Broadway, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-3535, Students: 423 )

  • Chester-east Lincoln Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1300 1500th St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-4136, Students: 316 )

  • Washington-monroe Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1002 Pekin St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-4764, Students: 275 )

  • Central Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 100 7th St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-3386, Students: 223 )

  • West Lincoln-broadwell Elem Sch


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 2695 Woodlawn Rd, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-2630, Students: 195 )

  • Northwest Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 506 11th St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-6819, Students: 178 )

  • Adams Elem School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 1311 Nicholson Rd, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-3253, Students: 114 )

  • Jefferson Elem School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 710 5th St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-6898, Students: 87 )

  • Lincolnland Technical Ed Ctr


    ( Location: 1000 Primm Rd, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-4131, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Chester Township, Illinois

  • Lincoln Comm High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1000 Primm Rd, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-4131, Students: 912 )

  • Logan Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 12-12, Location: 1096 1350th St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 735-5581, Students: 50 )

  • Lincoln Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 12-12, Location: Po Box 549, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 735-5411, Students: 18 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Chester Township, Illinois

  • Lincoln College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 1,266; Location: 00 Keokuk St, Lincoln, IL 62656, Web: http://www.lincolncollege.edu )

  • Lincoln Christian College And Seminary


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 1,055; Location: 00 Campus View Drive, Lincoln, IL 62656, Web: http://www.lccs.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Chester Township, Illinois

  • Zion Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1600 Woodlawn Road, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-3977, Students: 130 )

  • Carroll Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 111 4th Street, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-7518, Students: 117 )

  • Park Meadows Baptist Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 800 Memorial Park Road, Lincoln, IL 62656, Phone: (217) 732-6901, Students: 27 )

Academic Libraries In Chester Township, Illinois

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Chester Township, Illinois

  • Lincoln Public Library District


    725 Pekin Street, Lincoln, IL 62656

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Chester Township, Illinois


  • Air Guard Base Retired Memorial Fund


    2925 N W 25th Street, Lincoln, NE 68524

  • American Historical Society Of Germans From Russia


    631 D St, Lincoln, NE 68502
    http://www.ahsgr.org

  • Arkansas Country Doctor Museum


    Po Box 1004, Lincoln, AR 72744
    http://www.drmuseum.net

  • Association For Preservation Technology-central Plains


    440 N 8th Street Suite 100, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Blackstone Valley Historical Society


    Po Box 125, Lincoln, RI 02865
    http://bvhsri.org

  • Blue River Regulators


    3120 Nw 6th Street, Lincoln, NE 68521

  • Butch Berman Charitable Music Foundation


    233 S 13th St Ste 1900, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Codman House


    36 Codman Rd, Lincoln, MA 01773

  • Crispin Antiquarian Foundation


    161 E Lincoln Ave, Lincoln, KS 67455

  • De Cordova And Dana Museum And Park


    51 Sandy Pond Rd, Lincoln, MA 01773
    http://www.decordova.org

  • Frank H Woods Telephone Museum


    2047 M St, Lincoln, NE 68510
    http://www.woodstelephonepioneers.org

  • Frank H Woods Telephone Pioneer Museum


    6120 Inverness Rd, Lincoln, NE 68512

  • Frank Woods Telephone Pioneers


    1440 M St, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Friends Of Haydon


    335 N 8th St Ste A, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Friends Of Hearthside Inc


    757 Great Rd, Lincoln, RI 02865

  • Friends Of Modern Architecture Inc


    151 Old Concord Road, Lincoln, MA 01773

  • Friends Of The Pioneer Park Nature Center


    2740 A Street, Lincoln, NE 68502

  • Friends Of The University Of Nebr Tractor Test And Power Mus


    Po Box 830833, Lincoln, NE 68503

  • Friends Of The University Of Nebraska State Museum Natural H


    307 Morrill Hall Unl, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Friends Of Theinternational Quilt Study Center & Museum


    7911 Trendwood Drive, Lincoln, NE 68506
    http://www.iqscfriends.org

  • Great Plains Art Museum


    1155 Q Street, Hewit Place, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Gropius House


    68 Baker Bridge Rd, Lincoln, MA 01773
    http://www.historicnewengland.org

  • Heritage In Flight Museum Inc


    1351 Airport Rd, Lincoln, IL 62656
    http://www.heritageinflight.org

  • Heritage Nebraska


    , Lincoln, NE 68508

  • International Arabian Horse Foundation


    1024 K St, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • International Motorsports Hall Of Fame


    3198 Speedway Blvd, Lincoln, AL 35096
    http://www.motorsportshalloffame.com

  • International Quilt Study Center


    234 He Building, University Of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68503

  • Lancaster County American Red Cross Archives


    , Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Lentz Center For Asian Culture


    Hewit Place, Lower Level 1155 Q St., Lincoln, NE 68508
    http://www.unl.edu/lentz

  • Lester F. Larsen Tractor Test And Power Museum


    , Lincoln, NE 68502

  • Lincoln Area Archives Museum


    Po Box 394, Lincoln, CA 95648

  • Lincoln Area Model Railroad Club


    Po Box 81144, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Lincoln Childrens Museum


    1420 P St, Lincoln, NE 68508
    http://lincolnchildrensmuseum.org

  • Lincoln Childrens Zoo


    1222 S 27th St, Lincoln, NE 68502

  • Lincoln Classic Car Museum


    110 Mcbean Park Dr, Lincoln, CA 95648

  • Lincoln County Historical Society


    Po Box 85, Lincoln, KS 67455

  • Lincoln County Historical Society


    Po Box 91, Lincoln, NM 88338

  • Lincoln Fire Department


    1801 Q Street, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Lincoln Heritage Museum


    300 Keokuk Street, Lincoln, IL 62656
    http://www.lincolncollege.edu/museum

  • Lincoln Historical Society I


    9 Railroad Street, Lincoln, ME 04457

  • Lincoln Historical Society Incorporated


    Po Box 6084, Lincoln, MA 01773

  • Lincoln Lancaster County Historical Society


    808 D Street, Lincoln, NE 68502

  • Lincoln Old Town Hall Corporation


    Po Box 6044, Lincoln, MA 01773

  • Lincoln State Monument


    , Lincoln, NM 88338

  • Logan Co Genealogical And Historical Society


    114 N Chicago St, Lincoln, IL 62656
    http://www.logcoil-genhist.net

  • Lux Center For The Arts


    2601 N 48th St, Lincoln, NE 68504
    http://www.luxcenter.org

  • Mahomet Historical Museum Society


    304 Grand Ave, Lincoln, IL 62656

  • Mari Sandoz Heritage Society


    3227 S 29th St, Lincoln, NE 68502

  • Massachusetts Audubon Society


    208 South Great Road, Lincoln, MA 01773
    http://www.massaudubon.org

  • Museum Of American Speed


    599 Oak Creek Dr, Lincoln, NE 68528
    http://www.museumofamericanspeed.com/default.dlp

  • Museum Of Nebraska History


    131 Centennial Mall N, Lincoln, NE 68508
    http://www.nebraskahistory.org

  • National History Day Lincoln District


    827 N 33rd St, Lincoln, NE 68503

  • National Museum Of Roller Skating


    Po Box 6579, Lincoln, NE 68506
    http://www.rollerskatingmuseum.com

  • National Railway Historical Society Inc Cornhuskers Chapter


    3350 Dudley St, Lincoln, NE 68503

  • Nebraska Art Association


    University Of Nebraska-, Lincoln, NE 68508
    http://www.sheldon.unl.edu

  • Nebraska Auto Racing Hall Of Fame Inc


    821 Driftwood Drive, Lincoln, NE 68510

  • Nebraska Masonic Foundation Library And Museum


    1240 N 10th St, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Nebraska National Guard Historical Society Inc


    1300 Military Road, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Nebraska State Capitol


    521 S. 14th Street, Ste. 500, Lincoln, NE 68508

  • Nebraska State Historical Society


    1500 R St, Lincoln, NE 68508
    http://www.nebraskahistory.org


* There are 20 more museums in Chester Township, Illinois not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Chester Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital Heliport   (2) Logan County Airport   (3) Mason Airport Historical   (4) Minder Airport  

Bridge


(1) Rocky Ford Bridge  

Building


(1) Deaconess Memorial Rest Home   (2) Lincoln City Hall   (3) Lincoln Correctional Center   (4) Lincoln Developmental Center   (5) Lincoln Fire Department   (6) Lincoln Public Library   (7) Lincoln Rural Fire Protection District Station 1 Headquarters   (8) Logan Correctional Center   (9) Logan County Courthouse   (10) Logan County Jail   (11) Logan County Paramedic Association   (12) Odd Fellows Orphans Home Of Illinois   (13) Olin-sang Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Braucher Cemetery   (2) Development Center Cemetery   (3) Foster Cemetery   (4) Holy Cross Cemetery   (5) Saint Mary S Cemetery   (6) Union Cemetery   (7) Union-station Cemetery   (8) Warrick Cemetery   (9) Wright Cemetery   (10) Zion Cemetery  

Church


(1) Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (2) Church Of Christ   (3) Church Of God   (4) Faith Assembly Of God Church   (5) First Baptist Church   (6) First Church Of Christ Scientist Historical   (7) First Cumberland Presbyterian Church   (8) First United Methodist Church   (9) First United Presbyterian Church   (10) Free Methodist Church   (11) Holy Family Church   (12) Holy Ressurection Church   (13) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (14) Lincoln Christian Church   (15) Saint Johns United Church Of Christ   (16) Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church   (17) Second Baptist Church   (18) Trinity Episcopal Church   (19) Zion Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Lincoln   (2) Logan County   (3) Township Of Broadwell   (4) Township Of Chester   (5) Township Of East Lincoln   (6) Township Of West Lincoln  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 123   (2) Interchange 126   (3) Interchange 127   (4) Interchange 138  

Hospital


(1) Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital   (2) Drake Hospital   (3) Lincoln Development Center Annex   (4) Saint Claras Hospital  

Lake


(1) Lincoln Lakes  

Locale


(1) Elks Country Club   (2) Heritage Plaza Shopping Center   (3) Johnson Siding   (4) Kruger Siding   (5) Logan County Farm Historical   (6) Woodlawn Savings Center Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Kickapoo Creek County Park   (2) Latham Park   (3) Logan County Fairgrounds   (4) Logan Courthouse Square Historic District   (5) Melrose Park   (6) Memorial Park   (7) Postville Park   (8) Railsplitter State Park   (9) Scully Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bell   (2) Chestervale   (3) Fogarty   (4) Lincoln  

Post Office


(1) Lincoln Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Allison Lake  

School


(1) Abe Lincoln School   (2) Adams Elementary School   (3) Altic School Historical   (4) Buckeye School Historical   (5) Central Elementary School   (6) Chester-east Lincoln Elementary School   (7) Corwin School Historical   (8) Doolittle School Historical   (9) Duff School Historical   (10) Fair School Historical   (11) Heartland Community College   (12) Honeyhook School Historical   (13) Hunting School Historical   (14) Immanuel Lutheran School Historical   (15) Industry School Historical   (16) Jefferson Elementary School   (17) Lincoln Christian College   (18) Lincoln College   (19) Lincoln Community High School   (20) Lincoln Junior High School   (21) Mount Pleasant School Historical   (22) Musick School Historical   (23) Northwest Elementary School   (24) Primm School Historical   (25) Rankin School Historical   (26) Read School Historical   (27) Rothchild School Historical   (28) Saint Patricks Parochial School   (29) Sigg School Historical   (30) Washington-monroe Elementary School   (31) West Lincoln-broadwell Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Deer Creek   (2) Kickapoo Creek   (3) Lake Fork  

Summit


(1) Lockenauer Hill  

Tower


(1) Wesz-fm Lincoln   (2) Wlnx-fm Lincoln   (3) Wprc-am Lincoln  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Chester Township, Illinois

62656 (pop. 20,703)


Cities Nearby Chester Township, Illinois

Lincoln City, IL  (pop. 13,795) 4.7 Miles
East Lincoln Township, IL  (pop. 8,112) 4.9 Miles
Broadwell Township, IL  (pop. 3,587) 5.0 Miles
West Lincoln Township, IL  (pop. 7,616) 5.6 Miles
Mount Pulaski City, IL  (pop. 1,697) 5.9 Miles
Mount Pulaski Township, IL  (pop. 2,266) 6.4 Miles
Broadwell Village, IL  (pop. 105) 6.7 Miles
Aetna Township, IL  (pop. 470) 7.2 Miles
Oran Township, IL  (pop. 406) 8.9 Miles
Elkhart Township, IL  (pop. 395) 9.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Chester Township, Illinois

217



Elevation in Chester Township, Illinois is 584.0 ft. (178.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Chester Township, Illinois

Lat: 40.091276 N        Long: -89.320688 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 5   (1.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 10   (2.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 56   (14.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 27   (6.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 47   (11.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 94   (23.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 34   (8.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 8   (2.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 11   (2.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 65   (16.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 40   (10.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 326

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 92

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 4

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 9

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 : 6

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 10


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 29

5 to 9 minutes : 48

10 to 14 minutes : 84

15 to 19 minutes : 112

20 to 24 minutes : 53

25 to 29 minutes : 19

30 to 34 minutes : 12

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 71

60 to 89 minutes : 9

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 86

No Social Security income : 216


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 31

No retirement income : 271


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $74,999 : 11

$75,000 to $99,999 : 68

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $199,999 : 13

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $92,941


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Chester Township, Illinois

  • WTAX (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Springfield, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WLLM (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Lincoln, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WFMB (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Springfield, IL; Owner: Neuhoff Family Limited Partnership)
  • WHOW (1520 AM; 5.0 kW; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WMAY (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Riverton, IL; Owner: Long Nine, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Chester Township, Illinois

  • WQQL (101.9 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WDBR (103.7 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WFMB-FM (104.5 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Neuhoff Family Limited Partnership)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; Heman, IL; Owner: Wdkr, Inc.)
  • WLWJ (88.1 FM; Athens, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WQNA (88.3 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Capital Area Career Center)
  • WLNX (88.9 FM; Lincoln, IL; Owner: Lincoln University)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WJMU (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Millikin University)
  • WLNX (89.5 FM; Lincoln, IL; Owner: Lincoln University)
  • WLUJ (89.7 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WABZ (93.9 FM; Broadwell, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WHOW-FM (95.9 FM; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLCE (97.7 FM; Cantrall, IL; Owner: Long Nine, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Chester Township, Illinois

  • WICS (Channel 20; Dawson, IL; Owner: Wics Licensee, Llc)
  • WCFN (Channel 49; Springfield, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Chester Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 98  (37.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 56  (21.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 9  (3.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (5.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 38  (14.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 67  (34.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 62  (31.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 57  (29.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Chester Township, Illinois

Rail Station(s)


    Broadway and North Chicago Sts.
    Lincoln, Illinois 62656

(updated 2008)



There are 201 Farms In Chester Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Chester Township, Illinois

State Bank Of Lincoln - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6

Town And Country Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $999.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Illini Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $288.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Chester Township, Illinois

  • Logan County


    (about 4.7 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 25.5 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Capital


    (about 25.5 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 29.8 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 34.0 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • General Downing - Peoria International


    (about 43.9 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 43.9 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 53.3 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 55.2 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Chester Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.06%

Carpooled

8.69%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

1.56%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

10.69%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 203

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 12

Female householder, no husband present : 13

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 35

Householder not living alone : 39


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 30

All other households : 263


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 170

Renter-occupied housing units : 33

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 58

Renter-occupied housing units : 16


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 15

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 24

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 26

$60,000 to $74,999 : 22

$75,000 to $99,999 : 68

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $199,999 : 23

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Total : 317


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 302

Vacant : 15


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 10

Built 2000 to 2004 : 17

Built 1990 to 1999 : 35

Built 1980 to 1989 : 27

Built 1970 to 1979 : 59

Built 1960 to 1969 : 24

Built 1950 to 1959 : 49

Built 1940 to 1949 : 13

Built 1939 or earlier : 83


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 48

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 140

Electricity : 65

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 30

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 8

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 11

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Chester Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 27

$10,000 to $14,999 : 35

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 24

$90,000 to $99,999 : 22

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $174,999 : 12

$175,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 to $249,999 : 25

$250,000 to $299,999 : 7

$300,000 to $399,999 : 22

$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
(Chester 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 : 24

Home equity loan only : 16

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 84

Housing units without a mortgage : 129


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $247,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $13,100

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $112,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $128,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $87,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $99,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $151,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Chester Township, Illinois: 79.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Chester 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 27 27 $930,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $930,000
2000        
  Single Family 20 20 $2,105,597
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $2,105,597
2001        
  Single Family 23 23 $2,659,040
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $2,659,040
2002        
  Single Family 30 30 $4,197,630
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

30 30 $4,197,630
2003        
  Single Family 31 31 $4,263,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 4 56 $5,353,053
  Total

35 87 $9,616,053
2004        
  Single Family 10 10 $907,955
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $907,955
2005        
  Single Family 12 12 $963,657
  Two Family 1 2 $150,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 14 $1,113,657
2006        
  Single Family 28 28 $4,932,700
  Two Family 1 2 $180,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

29 30 $5,112,700


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Chester Township, IL): $51,417
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Chester Township): $87,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Chester Township): $667
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Chester Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 20.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 55.2%
Electricity: 14.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 5.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
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 Chester Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Chester Township, Illinois

Home Care Of Central Illinois


     Address: 109 Third Street P.o. Box 508, Lincoln, Illinois 62656
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/11/1981

Menard County Health Departmen


     Address: 937 N 5th St, Petersburg, Illinois 62675
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/2/1966

Memorial Home Services


     Address: 720 North Bond Street, Springfield, Illinois 62702
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

St. Johns Hospital Home Health


     Address: 800 East Carpenter, Springfield, Illinois 62769
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 2/27/1983

Alterna Care Inc.


     Address: 319 East Madison Suite C, Springfield, Illinois 62701
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/1/1990

Hospitals Close To Chester Township, Illinois

Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital


     Address: 315 8th Street, Lincoln, Illinois 62656
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Johns Hospital


     Address: 800 E Carpenter St, Springfield, Illinois 62769
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Memorial Medical Center


     Address: 701 N First St, Springfield, Illinois 62781
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Hopedale Medical Complex


     Address: 107 Tremont Street, Hopedale, Illinois 61747
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Dr John Warner Hospital


     Address: 422 W White St, Clinton, Illinois 61727
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Chester Township, Illinois

Maple Ridge Care Centre


     Address: 2202 North Kickapoo Street, Lincoln, Illinois 62656
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 79%

St Clara's Manor


     Address: 200 Fifth Street, Lincoln, Illinois 62656
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 120
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Christian Nursing Home


     Address: 1507 7th Street, Lincoln, Illinois 62656
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 90%

H & J Vonderlieth Lvg Ctr, The


     Address: 1120 North Topper Drive, Mount Pulaski, Illinois 62548
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Villa Health Care East


     Address: 100 Marian Parkway Po Box 109, Sherman, Illinois 62684
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Chester Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 19 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Chester Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,390
    Disabled Workers: 465
    Widowers Workers: 415
    Spouses Workers: 150
    Children Workers: 250


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Chester Township, Illinois


Charges


Sewerage: $2,495,000


Federal Intergovernmental


All Other: $481,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $4,362,000
Highways: $443,000


Current Operations


Fire Protection: $1,214,000
Central Staff Services: $2,206,000
Regular Highways: $1,856,000
Parks & Recreation: $108,000
Police Protection: $2,410,000
Sewerage: $1,614,000
General - Other: $643,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $8,000


Other Capital Outlay


Regular Highways: $1,129,000
Sewerage: $318,000


General


Interest On Debt: $32,000


Tax


Property: $1,530,000
Other Selective Sales: $12,000
Other License: $521,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $145,000
Fines & Forfeits: $105,000
General Revenue, Nec: $223,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $4,730,000


Employee Retirement


Local Employee Contribution: $80,000
From Local Government: $328,000
From Other Government: $37,000
Interest Revenue: $513,000
Benefit Payments: $678,000
Total Cash & Deposits: $5,328,000
Total Other Securities: $2,346,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $3,210,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $234,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $205,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $824,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $795,000


(updated 2006)



Logan County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 31.73%
  • Bush & Cheney 67.66%
  • Other 0.60%



(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 Chester Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Logan County, IL

5.27 % of Logan County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,833

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 0.85 % ($25,913 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.55 % ($36,881 AGI )
  • Mason County , IL 0.37 % ($22,025 AGI )

Relocation away from Logan County, IL

6.48 % of Logan 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 $30,587

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Mclean County , IL 0.96 % ($27,952 AGI )
  • Sangamon County , IL 0.93 % ($29,020 AGI )
  • Macon County , IL 0.49 % ($34,296 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 Chester Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Chester Township, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/20/2000, 04:55 am 0 1 $750K --
         





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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 Chester Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Chester 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 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 1 n/a 8 12
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 n/a 55 84
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a 7 6
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 n/a 49 42
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 66 n/a 43 32
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 462 n/a 298 224
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 141 n/a 103 96
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 987 n/a 714 673
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 511 n/a 310 320
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3,576 n/a 2,149 2,243
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 15 n/a 4 16
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 105 n/a 28 112
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 n/a 3 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 42 n/a 21 21
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 17 n/a 15 13
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 168 n/a 105 109
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 93 n/a 60 61


(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 Chester Township, Illinois


  • Logan County Jail Safety Complex


    911 Pekin St., Lincoln, IL 62656
    Capacity: 65
    Confined: 60
    Avg. Population: 51
    Year Built: 1978
    Year Renovated: 2003


(updated 2006)



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