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Demographics Analysis

The people of Cortland 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
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 414

5 to 9 years : 441

10 to 14 years : 437

15 to 17 years : 202

18 and 19 years : 135

20 years : 52

21 years : 38

22 to 24 years : 128

25 to 29 years : 278

30 to 34 years : 291

35 to 39 years : 337

40 to 44 years : 515

45 to 49 years : 365

50 to 54 years : 355

55 to 59 years : 295

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 194

65 and 66 years : 25

67 to 69 years : 38

70 to 74 years : 115

75 to 79 years : 52

80 to 84 years : 36

85 years and over : 55

Female:

Under 5 years : 373

5 to 9 years : 361

10 to 14 years : 350

15 to 17 years : 216

18 and 19 years : 140

20 years : 28

21 years : 126

22 to 24 years : 257

25 to 29 years : 429

30 to 34 years : 280

35 to 39 years : 361

40 to 44 years : 419

45 to 49 years : 460

50 to 54 years : 300

55 to 59 years : 418

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 60

65 and 66 years : 59

67 to 69 years : 59

70 to 74 years : 141

75 to 79 years : 178

80 to 84 years : 68

85 years and over : 56


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,408

Multiple ancestry : 4,472

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 143

Ancestry not reported : 1,023


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 9,545

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 30

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 256

Not a U.S. citizen : 215


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 787

5 to 17 years : 2,007

18 to 24 years : 904

25 to 34 years : 1,278

35 to 44 years : 1,632

45 to 54 years : 1,480

55 to 59 years : 713

60 and 61 years : 109

62 to 64 years : 254

65 to 74 years : 437

75 years and over : 445

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 712

5 to 17 years : 1,638

18 to 24 years : 740

25 to 34 years : 1,004

35 to 44 years : 1,032

45 to 54 years : 1,041

55 to 59 years : 515

60 and 61 years : 93

62 to 64 years : 193

65 to 74 years : 322

75 years and over : 316

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 58

5 to 17 years : 330

18 to 24 years : 122

25 to 34 years : 227

35 to 44 years : 421

45 to 54 years : 342

55 to 59 years : 176

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 46

65 to 74 years : 97

75 years and over : 104

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 16

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 : 17

5 to 17 years : 39

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 47

35 to 44 years : 169

45 to 54 years : 81

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 18

75 years and over : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,622

Female : 3,984

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,005

Female : 934

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 10

Female : 20

Foreign born:

Male : 209

Female : 262


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 7,250

Born in other state in the United States : 1,860

Native: born outside the United States : 20

Foreign born : 193


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,635

Now married, except separated : 3,049

Divorced : 541

Separated : 85

Widowed : 247

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 292

Now married, except separated : 1,112

Divorced : 126

Separated : 37

Widowed : 89

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 16

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 59

Now married, except separated : 330

Divorced : 19

Separated : 19

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 8,588

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 189

Speak English less than "very well" : 238

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 54

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 38

Speak English less than "very well" : 59

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Cortland Township, Illinois

  • German: 2,106   (25.9%)
  • Irish: 881   (10.9%)
  • United States Or American: 679   (8.4%)
  • Other Groups: 665   (8.2%)
  • English: 659   (8.1%)
  • Swedish: 464   (5.7%)
  • Norwegian: 414   (5.1%)
  • Polish: 407   (5.0%)
  • Italian: 297   (3.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 231   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 199   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 131   (1.6%)
  • European: 127   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 105   (1.3%)
  • Danish: 66   (0.8%)
  • Czech: 63   (0.8%)
  • Austrian: 47   (0.6%)
  • Belgian: 46   (0.6%)
  • Arab: 46   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 38   (0.5%)
  • Slovak: 35   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 34   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 33   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 32   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 32   (0.4%)
  • Serbian: 31   (0.4%)
  • Yugoslavian: 29   (0.4%)
  • British: 25   (0.3%)
  • Macedonian: 23   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 23   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 22   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Guyanese: 15   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 8   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Israeli: 8   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Bulgarian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Celtic: 3   (0.0%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 3   (0.0%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.0%)
  • Albanian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Cortland Township, Illinois is 10,046



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Cortland Township, Illinois: 4,846
Female Population in Cortland Township, Illinois: 5,200


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Cortland Township, Illinois: 35.1
Median Female Resident Age in Cortland Township, Illinois: 35.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Cortland Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

34.9

Male

34.0

Female

36.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.7

Male

22.0

Female

26.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

18.8

Male

18.5

Female

20.0

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

32.5

Female

36.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

29.0

Male

48.5

Female

12.0

Other


Both sexes

27.1

Male

29.7

Female

20.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.0

Male

11.9

Female

13.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.3

Male

24.0

Female

19.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.9

Male

34.6

Female

37.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Cortland Township, Illinois


  • White: 9,323
  • African American: 216
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 185
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 242
  • Two or More Races: 80



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 21   (0.99%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.09%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.09%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 17   (0.8%)
  • 9th Grade: 18   (0.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 62   (2.93%)
  • 11th Grade: 38   (1.8%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 62   (2.93%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 616   (29.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 177   (8.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 354   (16.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 154   (7.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 420   (19.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 92   (4.35%)
  • Professional School Degree: 18   (0.85%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 61   (2.89%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 22   (0.95%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.26%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.09%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 35   (1.51%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.09%)
  • 10th Grade: 23   (0.99%)
  • 11th Grade: 35   (1.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 63   (2.72%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 769   (33.18%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 250   (10.79%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 341   (14.71%)
  • Associate Degree: 162   (6.99%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 398   (17.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 149   (6.43%)
  • Professional School Degree: 42   (1.81%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 19   (0.82%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Cortland Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 4418 Maple, Cortland, IL 60112, Phone: (815) 754-2360, Students: 284 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Cortland Township, Illinois

  • Cortland Community Library


    63 South Somonauk Road, Cortland, IL 60112

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Cortland Township, Illinois


  • Cortland Regional Spt Council


    37 Church St, Cortland, NY 13045

  • Cortland-bazetta Historical Society & Museum


    161 Elizabeth Court, Cortland, OH 44410

  • Dowd Fine Arts Gallery


    162 Dowd Fine Arts Center, Suny Cortland, Cortland, NY 13045

  • Trumbull County Antique Steam & Power Assoc


    7639 State Route 46, Cortland, OH 44410

  • Virgil Historical Society


    Town Hall 1176 Church Street, Cortland, NY 13045

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Cortland Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport   (2) Kishwaukee Comm Health Heliport   (3) Ruder Airport  

Building


(1) A - Tec Ambulance   (2) Cortland Fire Department   (3) Cortland Police Department  

Canal


(1) Union Ditch Number 1  

Cemetery


(1) Mound Rest Cemetery   (2) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (3) Ohio Grove Cemetery   (4) Pleasant Street Cemetery   (5) Saint Marys Catholic Dekalb Cemetery   (6) Whitmore Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethany Baptist Church   (2) Bethlehem Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Cortland   (2) Township Of Cortland   (3) Township Of Pierce  

Hospital


(1) Ben Gorden Community Mental Heath Center   (2) Kishwaukee Community Hospital  

Locale


(1) Chase Historical   (2) Dekalb County Landfill   (3) Dekalb County Nursing Home   (4) Ohio Grove Grange  

Mine


(1) Sears Quarry  

Park


(1) Hopkins Park   (2) Katz Park   (3) Liberty Park   (4) P A Nehring Forest Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Cortland  

School


(1) Clinton Rosette Middle School   (2) Collidge School Historical   (3) Cortland Elementary School   (4) Crane School Historical   (5) Ellwood School   (6) Gormley School Historical   (7) Jefferson School   (8) Littlejohn Elementary School   (9) Love School Historical   (10) Renwick School Historical   (11) Sawyer School Historical   (12) Ward School Historical   (13) Ziegler School Historical  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Cortland Township, Illinois

60112 (pop. 1,294)


Cities Nearby Cortland Township, Illinois

Cortland Town, IL  (pop. 3,334) 1.5 Miles
Sycamore City, IL  (pop. 16,514) 2.9 Miles
Dekalb Township, IL  (pop. 46,478) 3.7 Miles
Dekalb City, IL  (pop. 44,675) 3.7 Miles
Sycamore Township, IL  (pop. 13,120) 4.0 Miles
Maple Park Village, IL  (pop. 1,420) 4.8 Miles
Virgil Township, IL  (pop. 2,779) 6.1 Miles
Mayfield Township, IL  (pop. 1,109) 6.3 Miles
Pierce Township, IL  (pop. 535) 7.2 Miles
Virgil Village, IL  (pop. 448) 7.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Cortland Township, Illinois

815



Elevation in Cortland Township, Illinois is 866.0 ft. (264.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Cortland Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.943823 N        Long: -88.679391 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 136   (3.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 152   (4.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 231   (6.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 379   (10.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 418   (11.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 434   (12.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 639   (18.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 375   (10.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 162   (4.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 115   (3.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 40   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 27   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 236   (6.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 183   (5.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,399

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 312

In 3-person carpool : 22

In 4-person carpool : 15

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 58

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 6

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 45

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 21

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 28

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 43

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 264


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 180

5 to 9 minutes : 651

10 to 14 minutes : 762

15 to 19 minutes : 562

20 to 24 minutes : 359

25 to 29 minutes : 167

30 to 34 minutes : 457

35 to 39 minutes : 216

40 to 44 minutes : 483

45 to 59 minutes : 572

60 to 89 minutes : 408

90 or more minutes : 132


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 691

No Social Security income : 2,847


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 566

No retirement income : 2,972


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 56

$10,000 to $14,999 : 34

$15,000 to $19,999 : 54

$20,000 to $24,999 : 59

$25,000 to $29,999 : 77

$30,000 to $34,999 : 68

$35,000 to $39,999 : 93

$40,000 to $44,999 : 96

$45,000 to $49,999 : 71

$50,000 to $59,999 : 157

$60,000 to $74,999 : 346

$75,000 to $99,999 : 460

$100,000 to $124,999 : 447

$125,000 to $149,999 : 190

$150,000 to $199,999 : 202

$200,000 or more : 92


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $81,020


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Cortland Township, Illinois

  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5.0 kW; Crystal Lake, IL; Owner: Polnet Communications, Ltd.)
  • WRHL (1060 AM; 0.25 kW; Kings, IL; Owner: Rochelle Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WSQR (1180 AM; 0.9 kW; Sycamore, IL; Owner: Dekalb County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WBIG (1280 AM; 1.0 kW; Aurora, IL; Owner: Big Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WNTA (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Rockford, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WLBK (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; Dekalb, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRMN (1410 AM; 1.3 kW; South Elgin, IL; Owner: Elgin Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WSPY (1480 AM; 1.0 kW; Saint Charles, IL; Owner: Nelson Multimedia, Inc.)
  • WKKD (1580 AM; 0.2 kW; Aurora, IL; Owner: Kovas Communications Of Indiana, Inc.)
  • WAIT (850 AM; 2.5 kW; Crystal Lake, IL; Owner: Chicago Newsweb Corporation)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4.2 kW; Yorkville, IL; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Cortland Township, Illinois

  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRHL-FM (102.3 FM; Kings, IL; Owner: Rochelle Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Km Radio Of Earlville, L.l.c.)
  • WWYW (103.9 FM; Gilberts, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; Crystal Lake, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WYRB (106.3 FM; Kingston, IL; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WSPY-FM (107.1 FM; Plano, IL; Owner: Nelson Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WWTG (88.1 FM; Gilberts, IL; Owner: Lifetalk Broadcasting Association)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Faith Academy, D/b/a Wfen)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Shabbona, IL; Owner: Basalt Of The Earth, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Carol Stream, IL; Owner: Bridgebuilders International Leadership Network)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Hampshire, IL; Owner: Christian Educational Association)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Saint Charles, IL; Owner: St. Edward Central Catholic High School)
  • WSRI (88.7 FM; Bristol, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WSRI (88.7 FM; Sugar Grove, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WEPS (88.9 FM; Elgin, IL; Owner: Board Of Education School District U-46)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Bull Valley, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • WNIJ (89.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WNIU (90.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • 990917MM (91.7 FM; Marengo, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WDEK (92.5 FM; Dekalb, IL; Owner: Wdek, Inc.)
  • WJKL (94.3 FM; South Elgin, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; Malta, IL; Owner: Dekalb County Radio, Limited)
  • WRTB (95.3 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WERV-FM (95.9 FM; Aurora, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WKGL-FM (96.7 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Cortland Township, Illinois

  • WTVO (Channel 17; Rockford, IL; Owner: Mission Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; Rockford, IL; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; Rockford, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Cortland Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 585  (29.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 157  (8.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 368  (18.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 374  (19.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 620  (36.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 257  (15.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 620  (36.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1  (0.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Cortland Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Cortland Township, Illinois

Resource Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $385.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Cortland Township, Illinois

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 1.7 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 16.0 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Du Page County


    (about 22.3 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Chicago/Rockford International


    (about 27.5 miles in Rockford, Illinois; Airport Code: RFD)

  • Lewis University


    (about 38.0 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 38.0 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Chicago O'Hare International


    (about 39.8 miles in Amf O'hare, Illinois; Airport Code: ORD)

  • Palwaukee Municipal


    (about 41.6 miles in Prospect Heights, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)

  • Pal/Waukee


    (about 41.6 miles in Prospect Heights, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)

  • Chicago Executive


    (about 41.6 miles in Wheeling, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Cortland Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.81%

Carpooled

8.53%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.42%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.06%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.17%

Walked

0.58%

Other Means

0.14%

Worked At Home

2.30%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,136

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 33

Female householder, no husband present : 333

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 847

Householder not living alone : 189


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 4

Male householder and female partner : 62

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 115

All other households : 3,353


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,995

Renter-occupied housing units : 141

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 151

Renter-occupied housing units : 182

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 655

Renter-occupied housing units : 381


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 108

$10,000 to $14,999 : 83

$15,000 to $19,999 : 109

$20,000 to $24,999 : 163

$25,000 to $29,999 : 145

$30,000 to $34,999 : 103

$35,000 to $39,999 : 126

$40,000 to $44,999 : 144

$45,000 to $49,999 : 77

$50,000 to $59,999 : 267

$60,000 to $74,999 : 483

$75,000 to $99,999 : 609

$100,000 to $124,999 : 531

$125,000 to $149,999 : 200

$150,000 to $199,999 : 286

$200,000 or more : 104


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Total : 3,668


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 3,538

Vacant : 130


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 345

Built 2000 to 2004 : 946

Built 1990 to 1999 : 595

Built 1980 to 1989 : 396

Built 1970 to 1979 : 511

Built 1960 to 1969 : 334

Built 1950 to 1959 : 212

Built 1940 to 1949 : 90

Built 1939 or earlier : 239


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 3,030

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 176

Electricity : 307

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 13

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 12

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Cortland Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$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 : 32

$90,000 to $99,999 : 5

$100,000 to $124,999 : 140

$125,000 to $149,999 : 296

$150,000 to $174,999 : 431

$175,000 to $199,999 : 354

$200,000 to $249,999 : 644

$250,000 to $299,999 : 331

$300,000 to $399,999 : 447

$400,000 to $499,999 : 41

$500,000 to $749,999 : 15

$750,000 to $999,999 : 17

$1,000,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Cortland 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 : 149

Home equity loan only : 570

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 28

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,488

Housing units without a mortgage : 589


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $233,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $233,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $238,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $197,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $171,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $186,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $175,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $154,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $183,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Cortland Township, Illinois: 73.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Cortland 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 5 5 $385,000
  Two Family 1 2 $225,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 7 $610,000
2000        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,540,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,540,000
2001        
  Single Family 48 48 $4,074,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 48 $4,074,000
2002        
  Single Family 86 86 $6,907,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

86 86 $6,907,700
2003        
  Single Family 132 132 $11,221,145
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 16 $775,000
  Total

134 148 $11,996,145
2004        
  Single Family 88 88 $11,315,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

88 88 $11,315,000
2005        
  Single Family 138 138 $13,470,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

138 138 $13,470,000
2006        
  Single Family 92 92 $12,103,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 29 $1,917,000
  Total

95 121 $14,020,100


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Cortland Township, IL): $54,566
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Cortland Township): $137,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Cortland Township): $728
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Cortland Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 83.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.1%
Electricity: 8.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
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 Cortland Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Cortland Township, Illinois

Dekalb County Health Departmen


     Address: 2727 Sycamore Road, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Delnor Community Hospital Home


     Address: 964 North 5th Ave Building C, Saint Charles, Illinois 60174
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/11/1969

Ledman Health Care, Inc


     Address: 825 W State St, Ste 109, Geneva, Illinois 60134
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/2/2007

Carlton Home Healthcare


     Address: 202 Campbell Street, Geneva, Illinois 60134
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/23/1995

I J Healthcare Nursing Resource Inc


     Address: 325b Spruce Street, South Elgin, Illinois 60177
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/14/2007

Hospitals Close To Cortland Township, Illinois

Kishwaukee Community Hospital


     Address: One Kish Hospital Drive, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Rochelle Community Hospital


     Address: 900 N 2nd St, Rochelle, Illinois 61068
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Valley West Community Hospital


     Address: 11 East Pleasant Avenue, Sandwich, Illinois 60548
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Delnor Community Hospital


     Address: 300 Randall Rd, Geneva, Illinois 60134
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sherman Hospital


     Address: 934 Center Street, Elgin, Illinois 60120
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Cortland Township, Illinois

Dekalb County Rehab & Nursing


     Address: 2600 North Annie Glidden Road, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 181
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Bethany Health Care & Rehab Ct


     Address: Resource Parkway, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Oak Crest


     Address: 2944 Greenwood Acres Drive, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 4
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Pine Acres Rehab & Living Ctr


     Address: 1212 South Second Street, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Shabbona Healthcare Center


     Address: West Comanche Road, Shabbona, Illinois 60550
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 81%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Cortland Township, Illinois

Name: Byron
Address: 4450 North German Church Road; Byron, IL 61010
Distance: 34 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Cortland Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 175
    Disabled Workers: 45
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 50


(updated 2007)



Dekalb County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 47.25%
  • Bush & Cheney 51.74%
  • Other 1.00%



(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 Cortland Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to DeKalb County, IL

10.87 % of DeKalb County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,321

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.42 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $5,421

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Kane County , IL 2.34 % ($47,235 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 1.62 % ($30,182 AGI )
  • Du Page County , IL 1.15 % ($45,098 AGI )

Relocation away from DeKalb County, IL

9.32 % of DeKalb 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 $36,440

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $15,636

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Cook County , IL 1.20 % ($28,277 AGI )
  • Kane County , IL 1.08 % ($42,221 AGI )
  • Du Page County , IL 0.73 % ($35,773 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 Cortland Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.























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

Crime in Cortland 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 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 5 4 3 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 67 111 93 71 46
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 3 4 4 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 134 67 93 94 0
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 33 51 26 29 20
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 735 1,133 607 682 462
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 89 0 0 24 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 4 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 45 44 93 0 23
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 1 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 11 14 9 9 5
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 8 5 5 3


(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)



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