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Demographics Analysis

The people of Christopher 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
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 150

5 to 9 years : 152

10 to 14 years : 57

15 to 17 years : 77

18 and 19 years : 43

20 years : 0

21 years : 22

22 to 24 years : 46

25 to 29 years : 111

30 to 34 years : 64

35 to 39 years : 139

40 to 44 years : 64

45 to 49 years : 87

50 to 54 years : 64

55 to 59 years : 99

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 37

65 and 66 years : 51

67 to 69 years : 61

70 to 74 years : 29

75 to 79 years : 48

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 91

5 to 9 years : 52

10 to 14 years : 102

15 to 17 years : 18

18 and 19 years : 42

20 years : 15

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 115

30 to 34 years : 99

35 to 39 years : 69

40 to 44 years : 90

45 to 49 years : 153

50 to 54 years : 171

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 117

65 and 66 years : 29

67 to 69 years : 92

70 to 74 years : 67

75 to 79 years : 40

80 to 84 years : 39

85 years and over : 84


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,661

Multiple ancestry : 934

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 57

Ancestry not reported : 349


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,993

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 241

5 to 17 years : 458

18 to 24 years : 174

25 to 34 years : 389

35 to 44 years : 362

45 to 54 years : 475

55 to 59 years : 140

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 154

65 to 74 years : 329

75 years and over : 228

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 241

5 to 17 years : 411

18 to 24 years : 118

25 to 34 years : 355

35 to 44 years : 324

45 to 54 years : 404

55 to 59 years : 116

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 119

65 to 74 years : 246

75 years and over : 195

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 47

18 to 24 years : 56

25 to 34 years : 34

35 to 44 years : 38

45 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 35

65 to 74 years : 83

75 years and over : 33

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 : 8

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
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,213

Female : 1,340

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 212

Female : 228

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 8

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 2,546

Born in other state in the United States : 440

Native: born outside the United States : 8

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 509

Now married, except separated : 989

Divorced : 334

Separated : 46

Widowed : 118

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 94

Now married, except separated : 188

Divorced : 59

Separated : 0

Widowed : 52

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 8

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)
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 2,711

German:

Speak English "very well" : 49

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Christopher City, Illinois

  • German: 468   (18.2%)
  • English: 372   (14.5%)
  • Irish: 348   (13.5%)
  • Other Groups: 319   (12.4%)
  • United States Or American: 263   (10.2%)
  • Italian: 193   (7.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 148   (5.8%)
  • Hungarian: 79   (3.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 76   (3.0%)
  • Dutch: 72   (2.8%)
  • Polish: 61   (2.4%)
  • European: 34   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 27   (1.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 17   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 14   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 12   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 9   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 9   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.2%)
  • British: 5   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Slavic: 3   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Christopher City, Illinois is 3,001



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Christopher City, Illinois: 1,425
Female Population in Christopher City, Illinois: 1,576


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Christopher City, Illinois: 33.8
Median Female Resident Age in Christopher City, Illinois: 47.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Christopher City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

41.6

Male

39.3

Female

44.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

11.5

Male

10.5

Female

12.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.5

Male

51.5

Female

21.0

Asian


Both sexes

38.5

Male

21.5

Female

43.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

10.5

Male

7.5

Female

11.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

37.5

Male

24.5

Female

38.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

15.5

Male

15.2

Female

17.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.8

Male

39.5

Female

44.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Christopher City, Illinois


  • White: 2,994
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 7



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.45%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 47   (5.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 45   (5.06%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (3.26%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (2.92%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 48   (5.39%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 308   (34.61%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 101   (11.35%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 121   (13.6%)
  • Associate Degree: 58   (6.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 69   (7.75%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (3.15%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.67%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.36%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 16   (1.46%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 124   (11.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 47   (4.28%)
  • 10th Grade: 30   (2.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 35   (3.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 81   (7.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 326   (29.69%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 145   (13.21%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 131   (11.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 46   (4.19%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 96   (8.74%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (1.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Christopher City, Illinois

  • Christopher Usd 99


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1 Bearcat Dr, Christopher, IL 62822, Phone: (618) 724-9461, Students: 790 )

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

  • Christopher Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 501 S Snider St, Christopher, IL 62822, Phone: (618) 724-7604, Students: 548 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Christopher City, Illinois

  • Christopher High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1 Bearcat Dr, Christopher, IL 62822, Phone: (618) 724-9461, Students: 242 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Christopher City, Illinois

  • Christopher Public Library


    202 East Market Street, Christopher, IL 62822

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Christopher 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 Christopher City, Illinois.

Area Features of Christopher City, Illinois


Building


(1) Buckner Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Christopher Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Harrison Cemetery   (2) Saint Andrews Cemetery  

Church


(1) Buggtussel Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Christopher   (2) Village Of Buckner  

Hospital


(1) Miners Hospital  

Populated Place


(1) Buckner   (2) Christopher   (3) Urbain  

School


(1) Christopher Community High School   (2) Christopher Elementary School   (3) Crawford School Historical   (4) Long Branch School Historical   (5) Rodgers School Historical   (6) Saint Andrews School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Christopher City, Illinois

62822 (pop. 2,972)


Cities Nearby Christopher City, Illinois

Tyrone Township, IL  (pop. 5,004) 0.8 Miles
North City Village, IL  (pop. 655) 1.6 Miles
Buckner Village, IL  (pop. 423) 2.1 Miles
Valier Village, IL  (pop. 627) 3.1 Miles
Browning Township, IL  (pop. 2,493) 4.3 Miles
Zeigler City, IL  (pop. 1,856) 5.0 Miles
Six Mile Township, IL  (pop. 3,757) 5.4 Miles
Orient City, IL  (pop. 351) 5.6 Miles
West City Village, IL  (pop. 844) 6.3 Miles
Royalton Village, IL  (pop. 1,112) 7.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Christopher City, Illinois

618



Elevation in Christopher City, Illinois is 440.0 ft. (134.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Christopher City, Illinois

Lat: 37.972099 N        Long: -89.052911 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 66   (6.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 46   (4.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 50   (4.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 52   (5.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 62   (6.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 186   (18.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 109   (10.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 100   (9.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 42   (4.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 37   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 25   (2.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 80   (7.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 152   (15.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 922

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 114

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 : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 23

Other means : 18

Worked at home : 7


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 102

5 to 9 minutes : 79

10 to 14 minutes : 44

15 to 19 minutes : 122

20 to 24 minutes : 187

25 to 29 minutes : 37

30 to 34 minutes : 118

35 to 39 minutes : 74

40 to 44 minutes : 131

45 to 59 minutes : 137

60 to 89 minutes : 46

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 541

No Social Security income : 682


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 294

No retirement income : 929


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 29

$10,000 to $14,999 : 76

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 63

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 88

$35,000 to $39,999 : 116

$40,000 to $44,999 : 26

$45,000 to $49,999 : 48

$50,000 to $59,999 : 70

$60,000 to $74,999 : 116

$75,000 to $99,999 : 62

$100,000 to $124,999 : 67

$125,000 to $149,999 : 15

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $40,357


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Christopher City, Illinois

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

FM Radio Stations Near Christopher City, Illinois

  • WCIL-FM (101.5 FM; Pomona, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WIBV (102.1 FM; Nashville, IL; Owner: Benjamin Stratemeyer)
  • WIBV (102.1 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Benjamin Stratemeyer)
  • WXLT (103.5 FM; Orient, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WXAN (103.9 FM; Ava, IL; Owner: Southern Gospetality, Llc)
  • WBVN (104.5 FM; Thompsonville, IL; Owner: Kenneth W. And Jane A. Anderson)
  • WTAO-FM (105.1 FM; Murphysboro, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WQRL (106.3 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: Dana Communications Corp.)
  • WDML (106.9 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Volunteer Broadcasting Of Illinois)
  • WDML (106.9 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Volunteer Broadcasting Of Illinois)
  • WDDD-FM (107.3 FM; Marion, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WVSI (88.9 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Pomona, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Murphysboro, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WBMV (89.7 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc)
  • WAWJ (90.1 FM; Hurst, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WAPO (90.5 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bluford, IL; Owner: Real Life Radio Foundation, Inc.)
  • WDBX (91.1 FM; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Heterodyne Broadcasting Company)
  • WSIU (91.9 FM; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)
  • WVZA (92.7 FM; Carterville, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WMIX-FM (94.1 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WUEZ (95.1 FM; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WDQN-FM (95.9 FM; Du Quoin, IL; Owner: Three Angels Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • WQUL (97.7 FM; Marion, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WISH-FM (98.9 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WOOZ-FM (99.9 FM; Creal Springs, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Christopher City, Illinois

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Christopher City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 89  (15.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 88  (15.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 114  (20.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 110  (19.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 132  (26.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 124  (24.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 187  (37.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 12 Farms In Christopher City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Christopher City, Illinois

Banterra Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 31

State Bank Of Whittington - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Christopher City, Illinois

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 15.3 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Southern Illinois


    (about 16.9 miles in De Soto, Illinois; Airport Code: MDH)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 24.7 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 26.4 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 37.4 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 46.7 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 57.9 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Scott AFB/MidAmerica


    (about 58.0 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Scott AFB


    (about 58.6 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Cape Girardeau Regional


    (about 59.0 miles in Kelso, Missouri; Airport Code: CGI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Christopher City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.44%

Carpooled

11.77%

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

0.19%

Walked

0.67%

Other Means

0.67%

Worked At Home

3.25%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 559

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 26

Female householder, no husband present : 219

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 393

Householder not living alone : 26


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 111

All other households : 1,112


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 496

Renter-occupied housing units : 63

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 113

Renter-occupied housing units : 106

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 269

Renter-occupied housing units : 150


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 115

$10,000 to $14,999 : 126

$15,000 to $19,999 : 89

$20,000 to $24,999 : 137

$25,000 to $29,999 : 50

$30,000 to $34,999 : 99

$35,000 to $39,999 : 119

$40,000 to $44,999 : 49

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 85

$60,000 to $74,999 : 125

$75,000 to $99,999 : 82

$100,000 to $124,999 : 67

$125,000 to $149,999 : 15

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Total : 1,449


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,223

Vacant : 226


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 19

Built 1990 to 1999 : 66

Built 1980 to 1989 : 52

Built 1970 to 1979 : 196

Built 1960 to 1969 : 111

Built 1950 to 1959 : 222

Built 1940 to 1949 : 253

Built 1939 or earlier : 530


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 878

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 345

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Christopher City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 59

$20,000 to $24,999 : 70

$25,000 to $29,999 : 54

$30,000 to $34,999 : 80

$35,000 to $39,999 : 102

$40,000 to $49,999 : 110

$50,000 to $59,999 : 62

$60,000 to $69,999 : 67

$70,000 to $79,999 : 87

$80,000 to $89,999 : 49

$90,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 49

$125,000 to $149,999 : 48

$150,000 to $174,999 : 8

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Christopher 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 28

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 414

Housing units without a mortgage : 455


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $29,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $59,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $73,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $86,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $42,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $51,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $37,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Christopher City, Illinois: 60.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Christopher 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 9 9 $672,513
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $672,513
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $84,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $84,000
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $128,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $128,000
2002        
  Single Family 8 8 $583,830
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $583,830
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 $278,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $278,000
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $150,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $150,000
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $291,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $291,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Christopher City, IL): $25,045
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Christopher City): $35,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Christopher City): $354
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Christopher City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 74.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.5%
Electricity: 25.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Christopher City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Christopher City, Illinois

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 9 $23,305 46 $9,870 832 $31,073 $11.86
Financial Administration 0 $0 2 $1,256 36 $0 $34.89
Other Government Administration 0 $0 9 $1,070 149 $0 $7.18
Judicial and Legal 0 $0 1 $1,162 150 $0 $7.75
Police Protection - Officers 4 $11,358 6 $2,656 124 $34,074 $21.42
Firefighters 0 $0 25 $1,992 199 $0 $10.01
Streets and Highways 4 $9,675 1 $747 75 $29,025 $9.96
Sewerage 1 $2,272 0 $0 0 $27,264 --
Parks and Recreation 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Natural Resources 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Supply 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Local Libraries 0 $0 2 $987 99 $0 $9.97
Other and Unallocable 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Christopher City, Illinois

Williamson Co. Programs On Aging Home Health


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

Franklin Williamson Bi County


     Address: 2312 W. Main Street, Marion, Illinois 62959
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Vna Homecare Inc.


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

Addus Health Care, Inc.


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

Perry County Health Department


     Address: 907 South Main, Pinckneyville, Illinois 62274
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/5/1978

Hospitals Close To Christopher City, Illinois

Marshall Browning Hospital


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

Herrin Hospital


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

Heartland Regional Medical Center


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

Pinckneyville Community Hospital


     Address: 101 N Walnut, Pinckneyville, Illinois 62274
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Memorial Hospital Of Carbondale


     Address: 405 W Jackson, Carbondale, Illinois 62902
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Christopher City, Illinois

Franklin Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility


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

Westside Care Center


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

Frankfort Healthcare & Rehab Center


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

Fair Acres Nursing Home


     Address: 514 East Jackson, Du Quoin, Illinois 62832
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 59%

Fairview Nursing Center


     Address: 602 East Jackson, Du Quoin, Illinois 62832
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 67%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Christopher City, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 150 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Christopher City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 455
    Disabled Workers: 125
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Franklin County, Illinois Presidential Election

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



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to Franklin County, IL

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

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

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

Relocation away from Franklin County, IL

5.24 % of Franklin County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,619

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Williamson County , IL 1.39 % ($30,598 AGI )
  • Jackson County , IL 0.39 % ($20,607 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.29 % ($27,643 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Christopher City, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Christopher City, Illinois

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Damage
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Crime Analysis

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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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