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Demographics Analysis

The people of Decatur 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
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,331

5 to 9 years : 2,164

10 to 14 years : 2,703

15 to 17 years : 1,341

18 and 19 years : 1,158

20 years : 519

21 years : 527

22 to 24 years : 1,436

25 to 29 years : 2,093

30 to 34 years : 2,263

35 to 39 years : 2,061

40 to 44 years : 1,957

45 to 49 years : 2,262

50 to 54 years : 2,299

55 to 59 years : 2,592

60 and 61 years : 964

62 to 64 years : 1,422

65 and 66 years : 629

67 to 69 years : 968

70 to 74 years : 1,316

75 to 79 years : 879

80 to 84 years : 950

85 years and over : 709

Female:

Under 5 years : 2,263

5 to 9 years : 2,476

10 to 14 years : 2,085

15 to 17 years : 1,206

18 and 19 years : 1,092

20 years : 657

21 years : 546

22 to 24 years : 1,902

25 to 29 years : 2,335

30 to 34 years : 2,788

35 to 39 years : 2,164

40 to 44 years : 1,894

45 to 49 years : 2,538

50 to 54 years : 2,838

55 to 59 years : 2,841

60 and 61 years : 1,212

62 to 64 years : 1,209

65 and 66 years : 925

67 to 69 years : 1,012

70 to 74 years : 1,430

75 to 79 years : 1,377

80 to 84 years : 1,297

85 years and over : 1,667


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 73,305

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 58

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 193

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 660

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,081


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 4,371

5 to 17 years : 10,976

18 to 24 years : 6,675

25 to 34 years : 7,139

35 to 44 years : 6,243

45 to 54 years : 7,621

55 to 59 years : 4,064

60 and 61 years : 1,587

62 to 64 years : 1,668

65 to 74 years : 4,375

75 years and over : 4,859

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 193

5 to 17 years : 877

18 to 24 years : 1,108

25 to 34 years : 1,639

35 to 44 years : 1,474

45 to 54 years : 1,949

55 to 59 years : 1,195

60 and 61 years : 530

62 to 64 years : 942

65 to 74 years : 1,844

75 years and over : 1,976

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 20

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 90

35 to 44 years : 7

45 to 54 years : 73

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 11

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 17 years : 102

18 to 24 years : 39

25 to 34 years : 611

35 to 44 years : 352

45 to 54 years : 294

55 to 59 years : 139

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 61

75 years and over : 33


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 16,555

Now married, except separated : 18,734

Divorced : 7,036

Separated : 893

Widowed : 3,319

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 3,094

Now married, except separated : 5,524

Divorced : 2,398

Separated : 417

Widowed : 1,445

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 84

Now married, except separated : 108

Divorced : 54

Separated : 5

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 408

Now married, except separated : 1,020

Divorced : 87

Separated : 30

Widowed : 64


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 6,029

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 9,713

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4,687

$15,000 to $24,999 : 8,152

$25,000 to $34,999 : 5,360

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,441

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,548

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,104

$75,000 or more : 2,503

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,274

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,529

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,519

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,227

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,500

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,332

$50,000 to $64,999 : 913

$65,000 to $74,999 : 324

$75,000 or more : 1,260

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 35

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 35

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $24,999 : 60

$25,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $49,999 : 42

$50,000 to $64,999 : 53

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 21

Foreign born:

No income : 170

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 141

$10,000 to $14,999 : 117

$15,000 to $24,999 : 428

$25,000 to $34,999 : 219

$35,000 to $49,999 : 222

$50,000 to $64,999 : 71

$65,000 to $74,999 : 124

$75,000 or more : 117


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 21,738

Born in other state of the United States : 22,842

Native; born outside the United States : 36,250

Foreign born : 26,396


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Under 3 years : 2,855

3 and 4 years : 1,735

5 years : 953

6 to 8 years : 2,432

9 to 11 years : 3,374

12 to 14 years : 2,651

15 to 17 years : 2,520


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 3,847

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,432

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2,168

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,997

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,071

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,768

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,507

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,584

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,593

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2,728

$60,000 to $74,999 : 2,986

$75,000 to $99,999 : 3,164

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,817

$125,000 to $149,999 : 550

$150,000 to $199,999 : 762

$200,000 or more : 550


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Decatur City, Illinois is 75,297



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Decatur City, Illinois: 35,543
Female Population in Decatur City, Illinois: 39,754


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Decatur City, Illinois: 38.0
Median Female Resident Age in Decatur City, Illinois: 40.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Decatur City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

44.6

Male

43.0

Female

46.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.1

Male

28.6

Female

31.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.3

Male

34.2

Female

37.0

Asian


Both sexes

31.6

Male

32.0

Female

31.1

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

27.5

Male

35.5

Female

20.9

Other


Both sexes

22.5

Male

23.5

Female

20.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.1

Male

11.6

Female

12.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.4

Male

23.8

Female

23.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.0

Male

43.3

Female

46.5


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,664

No health insurance coverage : 119

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,534

No health insurance coverage : 194

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,295

No health insurance coverage : 1,268

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,885

No health insurance coverage : 1,305

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,137

No health insurance coverage : 700

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,690

No health insurance coverage : 793

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,306

No health insurance coverage : 659

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,906

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,387

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,612

No health insurance coverage : 152

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,190

No health insurance coverage : 70

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,629

No health insurance coverage : 552

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,287

No health insurance coverage : 585

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,101

No health insurance coverage : 769

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,143

No health insurance coverage : 1,102

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,512

No health insurance coverage : 693

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,212

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 3,717

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 910

No employer-based health insurance : 1,873

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,226

No employer-based health insurance : 3,502

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,583

No employer-based health insurance : 1,980

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,075

No employer-based health insurance : 2,115

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,143

No employer-based health insurance : 1,694

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,898

No employer-based health insurance : 1,585

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,934

No employer-based health insurance : 2,031

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,326

No employer-based health insurance : 1,580

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,338

No employer-based health insurance : 1,049

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 921

No employer-based health insurance : 1,843

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,166

No employer-based health insurance : 3,094

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,970

No employer-based health insurance : 2,211

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,420

No employer-based health insurance : 2,452

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,824

No employer-based health insurance : 2,046

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,888

No employer-based health insurance : 2,357

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,311

No employer-based health insurance : 1,894

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,278

No employer-based health insurance : 1,934

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,672

No employer-based health insurance : 2,045


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 59,578

Born in other state in the United States : 13,727

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 23

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 228

Foreign born : 1,741


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 68,192

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 1,114

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 163

German or other West Germanic languages : 121

Slavic languages : 46

Other Indo-European languages : 191

Korean : 20

Chinese : 87

Vietnamese : 6

Tagalog : 301

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 261

Other and unspecified languages : 201


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 45

No Medicare coverage : 8,466

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,248

No Medicare coverage : 19,790

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 5,228

No Medicare coverage : 65

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 42

No Medicare coverage : 7,982

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,177

No Medicare coverage : 22,196

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 6,816

No Medicare coverage : 113


(updated 2013)



Races in Decatur City, Illinois


  • White: 53,593
  • African American: 16,865
  • American Indian: 35
  • Asian: 1,012
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 43
  • Some Other Race: 447
  • Two or More Races: 3,302



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 164   (0.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 70   (0.29%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 196   (0.81%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 754   (3.12%)
  • 9th Grade: 649   (2.69%)
  • 10th Grade: 965   (4%)
  • 11th Grade: 885   (3.67%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 816   (3.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 8,475   (35.12%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,045   (8.47%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 3,282   (13.6%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,181   (4.89%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,055   (12.66%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,011   (4.19%)
  • Professional School Degree: 388   (1.61%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 197   (0.82%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 160   (0.55%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 73   (0.25%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 171   (0.59%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 986   (3.41%)
  • 9th Grade: 668   (2.31%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,200   (4.15%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,241   (4.29%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,190   (4.11%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 10,750   (37.16%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,837   (9.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 3,718   (12.85%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,570   (5.43%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,935   (10.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,076   (3.72%)
  • Professional School Degree: 253   (0.87%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 100   (0.35%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 896

5 to 9 years : 4,043

10 to 14 years : 4,199

15 to 17 years : 2,000

18 and 19 years : 858

20 to 24 years : 955

25 to 34 years : 696

35 years and over : 835

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 87

5 to 9 years : 414

10 to 14 years : 491

15 to 17 years : 394

18 and 19 years : 785

20 to 24 years : 1,021

25 to 34 years : 332

35 years and over : 367

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 752

5 to 9 years : 183

10 to 14 years : 98

15 to 17 years : 153

18 and 19 years : 607

20 to 24 years : 3,611

25 to 34 years : 8,451

35 years and over : 40,210


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Decatur City, Illinois

  • Decatur Sd 61


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 101 W Cerro Gordo St, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 424-3011, Students: 9,822 )

  • Macon/piatt Roe


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1690 Huston Dr, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 872-3721, Students: 116 )

  • Decatur Area Technical Academy


    ( Location: 300 E Eldorado St, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 424-3070, )

  • Heartland Region


    ( Location: 300 E Eldorado Rm117, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 424-3438, )

  • Macon-piatt Spec Educ Jnt Agr


    ( Location: 101 W Cerro Gordo St, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 424-3023, )

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

  • Stephen Decatur Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 1 Educational Park, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 876-8017, Students: 643 )

  • Thomas Jefferson Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 4735 E Cantrell St, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3190, Students: 638 )

  • Johns Hill Magnet School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 1025 E Johns Ave, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3196, Students: 529 )

  • Hope Academy


    ( Grades: K-7, Location: 955 N Illinois, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3333, Students: 469 )

  • Pershing Early Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 2912 N University, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 876-8327, Students: 394 )

  • Michael E Baum Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 801 S Lake Ridge Ave, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3259, Students: 390 )

  • South Shores Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2500 S Franklin St, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3243, Students: 383 )

  • Mary W French Academy


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 520 W Wood St, Decatur, IL 62522, Phone: (217) 424-3240, Students: 369 )

  • Garfield Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 300 Meadow Terrace, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3244, Students: 354 )

  • Benjamin Franklin Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2440 N Summit Ave, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 424-3220, Students: 351 )

  • Muffley Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 88 S Country Club Rd, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3194, Students: 338 )

  • Enterprise Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2115 S Taylor Rd, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3245, Students: 311 )

  • Oak Grove Accelerated School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2160 W Center St, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 424-3217, Students: 304 )

  • Stevenson Accelerated School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 3900 N Neely Ave, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 876-8749, Students: 293 )

  • Durfee Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1000 W Grand Ave, Decatur, IL 62522, Phone: (217) 424-3255, Students: 271 )

  • William Harris Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 620 E Garfield Ave, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 424-3230, Students: 267 )

  • Dennis Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1499 W Main St, Decatur, IL 62522, Phone: (217) 424-3236, Students: 259 )

  • Parsons Accelerated School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 3591 N Macarthur Rd, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 876-8778, Students: 241 )

  • Brush College Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 575 Brush College Rd, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3185, Students: 207 )

  • Robertson Charter School


    ( Grades: KG-7, Location: 1454 E North St, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 428-7072, Students: 171 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Decatur City, Illinois

  • Macarthur High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1155 N Fairview Ave, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 424-3156, Students: 1,327 )

  • Eisenhower High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1200 S 16th St, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3100, Students: 1,229 )

  • Futures Unlimited


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 250 E William St, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 429-1054, Students: 96 )

  • Decatur Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 12-12, Location: Po Box 3066, Decatur, IL 62524, Phone: (217) 877-0353, Students: 1 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Decatur City, Illinois

  • Richland Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 3,274; Location: Ne College Pk, Decatur, IL 62521, Web: http://www.richland.edu )

  • Millikin University


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 2,376; Location: 184 W Main St, Decatur, IL 62522, Web: http://www.millikin.edu )

  • Mr John's School Of Cosmetology Esthetics & Nails


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 68; Location: 745 E Eldorado, Decatur, IL 62521, Web: http://www.mrjohns.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Decatur City, Illinois

  • Lutheran School Assoc


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2001 E Mound Road, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 233-2001, Students: 542 )

  • Decatur Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3475 N Maple Avenue, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 877-5636, Students: 250 )

  • Our Lady Of Lourdes School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3950 Lourdes Drive, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 877-4408, Students: 238 )

  • Holy Family Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2400 S Franklin Street Road, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 423-7049, Students: 225 )

  • St Patrick Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 412 N Jackson Street, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 423-4351, Students: 137 )

  • St James School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 249 S Webster Street, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 422-7031, Students: 103 )

  • Maranatha Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-10, Location: 555 W Imboden Drive, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 423-2452, Students: 88 )

  • Hillside Bethel Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3575 E Greenhill Road, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 429-5590, Students: 58 )

  • Northwest Christian Campus


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1306 N Stanley Avenue, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 429-0563, Students: 49 )

  • Prairie Flower Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 3130 Turpin Road, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 423-5200, Students: 5 )

  • Antioch Christian Academy


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 530 W Mound Road, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 875-1730, )

Academic Libraries In Decatur City, Illinois

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Decatur City, Illinois

  • Decatur Public Library


    130 North Franklin Street, Decatur, IL 62523

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Decatur City, Illinois


  • Hieronymus Mueller Family Foundation


    420 W Eldorado St, Decatur, IL 62522
    http://muellermuseum.org

  • Historic Properties & Preservation Foundation


    1420 W Sunset Ave, Decatur, IL 62522

  • Illinois Traction Society


    264 N Victoria Ave, Decatur, IL 62522

  • Macon County Historical Society


    5580 N Fork Rd, Decatur, IL 62521
    http://www.mchsdecatur.org

  • Meigs County Historical Museum


    200 Smith Ave, Decatur, TN 37322
    http://www.meigscountyhistoricalmuseum.com

  • Meigs County Historical Society


    Po Box 43, Decatur, TN 37322

  • Morgan County Genealogical Society Inc


    624 Bank Street Ne, Decatur, AL 35601

  • Museum School Parent Teacher Organization


    923 Forrest Blvd, Decatur, GA 30030

  • Old State Bank


    , Decatur, AL 35601

  • Rock Springs Center


    3939 Nearing Lane, Decatur, IL 62521

  • Walker County-african American Historical & Alumni Associati


    Po Box 361358, Decatur, GA 30035

  • Wise County Heritage Museum


    1602 S Trinity St, Decatur, TX 76234
    http://www.wisehistory.com

  • Wise County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 427, Decatur, TX 76234

  • Woodlands Garden Of Decatur Inc


    932 Scott Blvd, Decatur, GA 30030

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Decatur City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Decatur Airport   (2) Decatur Memorial Hospital Heliport   (3) Holiday Inn Heliport   (4) Pci Heliport   (5) Saint Marys Heliport  

Bridge


(1) Lost Bridge   (2) Macon County Bridge   (3) Staley Bridge  

Building


(1) Alston Hall   (2) Blackburn Hall   (3) Decatur Ambulance Service Headquarters   (4) Decatur Ambulance Service Post 1   (5) Decatur Ambulance Service Post 3   (6) Decatur And Macon County Welfare Home For Girls Historical   (7) Decatur Correctional Center   (8) Decatur Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (9) Decatur Fire Department Station 2   (10) Decatur Fire Department Station 3   (11) Decatur Fire Department Station 4   (12) Decatur Fire Department Station 5   (13) Decatur Fire Department Station 6   (14) Decatur Fire Department Station 7   (15) Decatur Indoor Sports Center   (16) Decatur Park District Airport Fire Department   (17) Gorin Hall   (18) Griswold Physical Education Center   (19) Harristown Fire Protection District   (20) Hessler Hall   (21) Kirkland Fine Arts Center   (22) Lincoln Manor Rest Home   (23) Long Creek Fire Protection District   (24) Macon County Courthouse   (25) Mills Hall   (26) Mueller Hall   (27) Oakland Hall   (28) Perkinson Music Center   (29) Richards Treat University Center   (30) Scovil Hall   (31) Shilling Hall   (32) South Wheatland Fire Protection District   (33) Staley Library   (34) Walker Hall   (35) Weck Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Boiling Springs Cemetery   (2) Calvary Cemetery   (3) Crum Cemetery   (4) Fairlawn Cemetery   (5) Graceland Cemetery   (6) Greenwood Cemetery   (7) Macon County Memorial Park   (8) North Fork Cemetery   (9) Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery   (10) Sharon Cemetery   (11) Spangler Cemetery   (12) Whitley Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Church   (2) Antioch Missionary Baptist Church   (3) Baptist Bible Church   (4) Calvary Southern Baptist Church   (5) Central Christian Church   (6) Central Church Of God   (7) Central United Methodist Church   (8) Christ Lutheran Church   (9) Church Of God   (10) Church Of God In Christ   (11) Church Of The Living God   (12) Cleveland Avenue Methodist Church   (13) Concordia Lutheran Church   (14) East Park Baptist Church   (15) Eastside Church Of God In Christ   (16) Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church   (17) Emmanuel Southern Baptist Church   (18) Fellowship Bible Church   (19) First Baptist Church   (20) First Christian Church   (21) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (22) First Church Of God   (23) First Church Of The Brethren   (24) First Evangelical Church   (25) First Evangelical Lutheran Church   (26) First Presbyterian Church   (27) First United Methodist Church   (28) Foursquare Gospel Church   (29) Free Methodist Church   (30) Glad Tidings Assembly Of God Church   (31) Grace United Methodist Church   (32) Hellenic Greek Orthodox Church   (33) Hillside Bethel Tabernacle   (34) Morningside Church Of Christ   (35) Mount Calvary Lutheran Church   (36) New Canaan Baptist Church   (37) New Life Church   (38) New Salem Baptist Church   (39) Piling Chapel   (40) Prairie Avenue Christian Church   (41) Riverside Baptist Church   (42) Saint James Convent   (43) Saint James Roman Catholic Church   (44) Saint Johns Episcopal Church   (45) Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church   (46) Saint Patricks Roman Catholic Church   (47) Saint Pauls Lutheran Church   (48) Saint Pauls Methodist Episcopal Church   (49) Saint Peters African Methodist Episcopal Church   (50) Salvation Army Citadel   (51) Sharon Church   (52) Sunnyside Road Church   (53) The Missionary Church   (54) Third United Methodist Church   (55) Trinity Church Of The Nazarene   (56) Trinity Lutheran Church   (57) Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church Historical   (58) Union Chapel   (59) Unity Church   (60) Westminster Presbyterian Church   (61) Woodland Chapel Presbyterian Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Decatur   (2) Macon County   (3) Township Of Decatur   (4) Township Of Hickory Point   (5) Township Of Long Creek   (6) Village Of Harristown   (7) Village Of Long Creek   (8) Village Of Mount Zion  

Crossing


(1) Exit 133   (2) Exit 138   (3) Exit 141  

Dam


(1) A E Staley Cooling Lake Dam   (2) Lake Decatur Dam  

Hospital


(1) Decatur Memorial Hospital   (2) Meyer Clinic Historical   (3) Saint Marys Hospital  

Lake


(1) Shady Lake  

Locale


(1) Airport Industrial Park   (2) Airport Plaza Shopping Center   (3) Brettwood Village Shopping Center   (4) Brush College Industrial Park   (5) Cresthaven Country Club   (6) Decatur City Water Works   (7) Decatur Country Club   (8) Decatur Industry Technology Center   (9) Decatur Plaza Shopping Center   (10) Disbrow School Historical   (11) Elks Country Club   (12) Fairview Shopping Center   (13) Greens Switch   (14) Hickory Point Golf Course   (15) Hickory Point Mall Shopping Center   (16) Macon County Poor Farm Historical   (17) Moose Country Club   (18) Moundford Plaza Shopping Center   (19) Northeast Industrial Park   (20) Northland Shopping Center   (21) Pershing Northgate Shopping Center   (22) Pines Shopping Center   (23) Robert Faries Boy Scout Camp   (24) Saint Joseph Hall   (25) Scovill Municipal Golf Course   (26) South Shores Shopping Center   (27) South Towne Shopping Center   (28) South Water Treatment Plant   (29) Spring Creek Plaza Shopping Center   (30) Tollys Mall Shopping Center   (31) Virginia Anderson Girl Scout Camp  

Park


(1) Baker Woods Park   (2) Big Creek Park   (3) Boiling Springs Park   (4) Bois Du Sangamon Nature Preserve   (5) Central Park   (6) Clorkey Park   (7) Cresthaven Park   (8) Decatur Downtown Historic District   (9) Decatur Historic District   (10) East Mound Park   (11) Fairview Park   (12) Fans Field   (13) Faries Park   (14) Firestone Football Field   (15) Fishermans Wharf Park   (16) Frank M Lindsay Field   (17) Galloway Park   (18) Garfield Park   (19) Grant Park   (20) Greendell Park   (21) Greenwood Park   (22) Hess Park   (23) Hill Park   (24) Horace B Garman Park   (25) Ivy Hill Park   (26) Jasper Park   (27) Kiwanis Park   (28) Lincoln Park   (29) Lincoln Trail Homestead State Park   (30) Lyons Park   (31) Macon County Fairgrounds   (32) Monroe Park   (33) Mueller Park   (34) Nelson Park   (35) North Lake Park   (36) Oak Grove Park   (37) Rock Springs Center   (38) Sanders Park   (39) Scovill Gardens   (40) Sinawik Park   (41) South Shores Park   (42) Spencer Park   (43) Sunnyside Park   (44) Torrence Park   (45) Veterans Park   (46) Wildwood Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bearsdale   (2) Decatur   (3) Faries Park Historical   (4) Larkdale   (5) Long Creek   (6) Longview Place   (7) Sangamon   (8) Turpin   (9) Wyckles   (10) Wyckles Corners  

Post Office


(1) Decatur Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) A E Staley Cooling Lake   (2) Lake Decatur   (3) Lake Tokorozawa  

School


(1) Benjamin Franklin Elementary School   (2) Bethel Academy   (3) Boiling Springs School   (4) Bois D Arc School Historical   (5) Brush College Elementary School   (6) Centennial Junior High School   (7) Coppenbarger Elementary School   (8) Decatur High School   (9) Dennis Elementary School   (10) Durfee Elementary School   (11) E A Gastman Public School Historical   (12) Ehrhart School Historical   (13) Eisenhower High School   (14) Eldorado School   (15) Elm Grove School Historical   (16) Enterprise Elementary School   (17) Excelsior School   (18) Garfield Elementary School   (19) Grant School   (20) Holy Family School   (21) John Adams Elementary School   (22) Johns Hill Magnet School   (23) Lakeview High School Historical   (24) Lincoln School   (25) Macarthur High School   (26) Magee School Historical   (27) Mary W French Academy   (28) Mcgaughty Elementary School   (29) Michael E Baum Elementary School   (30) Millikin University   (31) Mound Middle School   (32) Muffley Elementary School   (33) Oak Grove Elementary School   (34) Oak Ridge School Historical   (35) Oakland School   (36) Our Lady Of Lourdes School   (37) Parsons Elementary School   (38) Pleasant Grove School   (39) Progress School   (40) Pugh School   (41) Renshaw School Historical   (42) Richland Community College   (43) Riverside School   (44) Roach School   (45) Roosevelt Middle School   (46) Saint James School   (47) Saint Johns School   (48) Saint Patricks School   (49) Saint Pauls School   (50) Saint Teresa High School   (51) Saint Thomas School   (52) Salem Elementary School   (53) South Shores Elementary School   (54) Southeast Elementary School   (55) Spencer School   (56) Stephen Decatur High School   (57) Stevenson Elementary School   (58) Sunnyside School   (59) Thomas Jefferson Middle School   (60) Ullrich School   (61) Union School   (62) Warren School   (63) Washington Elementary School   (64) White Hall School Historical   (65) William Harris Elementary School   (66) Woodrow Wilson Junior High School  

Spring


(1) Rock Spring  

Stream


(1) Big Creek   (2) Finley Creek   (3) Long Creek   (4) Sand Creek   (5) Smiths Branch   (6) Spring Creek   (7) Stevens Creek   (8) Ward Branch  

Tower


(1) Wjmu-fm Decatur   (2) Wsoy-am Decatur   (3) Wsoy-fm Decatur  

Woods


(1) Baker Woods  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Decatur City, Illinois

62521 (pop. 37,281) 62526 (pop. 36,440) 62522 (pop. 18,458)
62523 (pop. 879)    


Cities Nearby Decatur City, Illinois

Decatur Township, IL  (pop. 52,313) 0.6 Miles
Hickory Point Township, IL  (pop. 17,131) 3.3 Miles
South Wheatland Township, IL  (pop. 3,934) 3.9 Miles
Long Creek Township, IL  (pop. 10,036) 4.3 Miles
Forsyth Village, IL  (pop. 3,070) 5.2 Miles
Long Creek Village, IL  (pop. 1,298) 5.5 Miles
Mount Zion Village, IL  (pop. 4,970) 6.2 Miles
Whitmore Township, IL  (pop. 4,369) 6.4 Miles
Harristown Township, IL  (pop. 1,575) 6.7 Miles
Harristown Village, IL  (pop. 1,214) 6.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Decatur City, Illinois

217



Elevation in Decatur City, Illinois is 679.0 ft. (207.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Decatur City, Illinois

Lat: 39.851636 N        Long: -88.944228 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,128   (3.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 612   (1.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 1,397   (4.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 2,727   (7.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 4,429   (12.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 4,335   (12.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 5,536   (16.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 3,152   (9.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,729   (5.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,651   (4.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 693   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 305   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2,969   (8.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 3,770   (10.9%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Decatur City, Illinois)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 2,429

1 vehicle available : 7,659

2 vehicles available : 1,458

3 vehicles available : 165

4 or more vehicles available : 51

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 759

1 vehicle available : 3,033

2 vehicles available : 5,835

3 vehicles available : 984

4 or more vehicles available : 152

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 258

1 vehicle available : 1,180

2 vehicles available : 1,318

3 vehicles available : 874

4 or more vehicles available : 186

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 539

1 vehicle available : 1,280

2 vehicles available : 1,932

3 vehicles available : 838

4 or more vehicles available : 594


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Decatur City, Illinois)

1-person household:

No workers : 5,948

1 worker : 5,814

2-person household:

No workers : 3,615

1 worker : 4,120

2 workers : 3,028

3-person household:

No workers : 577

1 worker : 1,582

2 workers : 1,292

3 workers : 365

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 676

1 worker : 1,920

2 workers : 1,867

3 or more workers : 720


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,295

5 to 9 minutes : 5,520

10 to 14 minutes : 8,286

15 to 19 minutes : 7,223

20 to 24 minutes : 3,046

25 to 29 minutes : 783

30 to 34 minutes : 1,183

35 to 39 minutes : 234

40 to 44 minutes : 273

45 to 59 minutes : 1,174

60 to 89 minutes : 948

90 or more minutes : 406


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Decatur City, Illinois

  • WDZ (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WLLM (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Lincoln, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WIHM (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Hewittsville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • WHOW (1520 AM; 5.0 kW; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WINU (870 AM; 0.5 kW; Assumption, IL; Owner: New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Decatur City, Illinois

  • WZUS (100.9 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WCZQ (105.5 FM; Lodge, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WZNX (106.7 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; Heman, IL; Owner: Wdkr, Inc.)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Arthur, IL; Owner: Good News Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Oreana, IL; Owner: St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur)
  • WLNX (88.9 FM; Lincoln, IL; Owner: Lincoln University)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Owaneco, IL; Owner: Bloomington Normal Broadcasting Corporation)
  • 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)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • 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)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Wejt, Inc.)
  • WABZ (93.9 FM; Broadwell, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WMKR (94.3 FM; Owaneco, IL; Owner: Miller Communications, Inc.)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; Blue Mound, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WHOW-FM (95.9 FM; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTIM-FM (97.3 FM; Owaneco, IL; Owner: Miller Communications, Inc.)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Technicom, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Decatur City, Illinois

  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WAND (Channel 17; Oreana, IL; Owner: Wand(tv) Partnership)
  • WICS (Channel 20; Dawson, IL; Owner: Wics Licensee, Llc)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; Oreana, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Decatur City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4,525  (24.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,221  (12.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,798  (15.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 92  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3,011  (16.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 5,281  (30.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,829  (21.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 6,676  (38.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 159  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 294 Farms In Decatur City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Decatur City, Illinois

Soy Capital Bank And Trust Company - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

Regions Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $471.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Hickory Point Bank And Trust, Fsb - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

Pnc Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $949.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

First Mid-illinois Bank & Trust, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 36

Busey Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $10.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 42

Prairie State Bank And Trust - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

State Bank Of Niantic - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $53.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

Woodforest National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 763

Buena Vista National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $216.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Decatur City, Illinois

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 4.2 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Logan County


    (about 29.6 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 37.5 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Capital


    (about 39.0 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 39.0 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 43.6 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 43.8 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 52.2 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Decatur City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.43%

Carpooled

10.72%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.04%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.01%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.01%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.18%

Motorcycle

0.17%

Bicycle

0.26%

Walked

2.66%

Other Means

0.50%

Worked At Home

2.01%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 9,745

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,977

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 797

Renter-occupied housing units : 558

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,935

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,957

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6,783

Renter-occupied housing units : 6,772


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,893

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,755

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,479

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,366

Householder 60 to 64 years : 960

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,135

Householder 75 years and over : 693

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 308

Householder 35 to 44 years : 322

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,147

Householder 55 to 59 years : 968

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,128

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,250

Householder 75 years and over : 2,856


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Decatur City, Illinois)

Less than 10.0 percent : 354

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,259

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,631

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,076

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,067

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 925

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 676

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,175

50.0 percent or more : 2,959

Not computed : 1,142


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $157,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $134,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $103,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $114,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $89,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $77,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $57,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $49,500


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Decatur City, Illinois: 58.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Decatur City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 21.72%
  • Juvenile facilities : 1.33%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 25.65%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 33.31%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 17.99%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Decatur 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 114 114 $13,429,737
  Two Family 8 16 $1,159,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

122 130 $14,588,737
2000        
  Single Family 125 125 $14,753,961
  Two Family 4 8 $868,548
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 112 $4,000,000
  Total

131 245 $19,622,509
2001        
  Single Family 145 145 $17,886,861
  Two Family 1 2 $120,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

146 147 $18,006,861
2002        
  Single Family 81 81 $12,219,436
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 206 $10,338,000
  Total

86 287 $22,557,436
2003        
  Single Family 336 336 $40,024,699
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 57 $4,621,700
  Total

338 393 $44,646,399
2004        
  Single Family 108 108 $17,670,714
  Two Family 1 2 $140,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

109 110 $17,810,714
2005        
  Single Family 115 115 $17,493,692
  Two Family 4 8 $900,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 60 $5,800,000
  Total

120 183 $24,193,692
2006        
  Single Family 251 251 $31,257,103
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 80 $5,770,502
  Total

252 331 $37,027,605


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Decatur City, IL): $33,111
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Decatur City): $60,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Decatur City): $447
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Decatur City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 81.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.8%
Electricity: 17.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(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 Decatur City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Decatur 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 596 $2,624,431 20 $20,725 1,968 $52,841 $10.53
Financial Administration 13 $48,892 0 $0 0 $45,131 --
Other Government Administration 38 $147,061 0 $0 0 $46,440 --
Judicial and Legal 7 $30,848 0 $0 0 $52,882 --
Police Protection - Officers 171 $882,509 0 $0 0 $61,930 --
Police - Other 24 $104,782 0 $0 0 $52,391 --
Firefighters 112 $618,093 0 $0 0 $66,224 --
Fire - Other 2 $5,759 0 $0 0 $34,554 --
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 43 $146,509 0 $0 0 $40,886 --
Airports 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Transport and Terminals 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Welfare 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Health 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Hospitals 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Solid Waste Management 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Sewerage 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Parks and Recreation 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Housing and Community Development(Local) 34 $139,145 0 $0 0 $49,110 --
Natural Resources 25 $80,149 0 $0 0 $38,472 --
Water Supply 43 $158,467 0 $0 0 $44,223 --
Electric Power 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Gas Supply 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Transit 1 $6,120 0 $0 0 $73,440 --
Local Libraries 54 $144,583 20 $20,725 1,968 $32,130 $10.53
Other and Unallocable 29 $111,515 0 $0 0 $46,144 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Decatur City, Illinois

Decatur Mem Hosp Home Hlth Svs


     Address: 3122 Brettwood Circle, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/13/1982

Addus Healthcare, Inc


     Address: 160 East Main Street, Suite 301, Decatur, Illinois 62523
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/24/2005

Community Homecare, Inc


     Address: 113 East Jefferson, Suite D, Sullivan, Illinois 61951
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/18/2004

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

Shelby Memorial Hospital Home


     Address: 200 South Cedar Street, Shelbyville, Illinois 62565
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 8/3/1995

Hospitals Close To Decatur City, Illinois

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 1800 E Lake Shore Dr, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Decatur Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Hospital Type: Acute Care 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

John & Mary Kirby Hospital


     Address: 1111 N State St, Monticello, Illinois 61856
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Decatur City, Illinois

Fair Havens Christian Home


     Address: 1790 South Fairview Avenue, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Decatur Mem Hospital


     Address: 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 15
     Percent Occupied: 38%

St Mary's Hospital--decatur


     Address: 1800 East Lake Shore Drive, Decatur, Illinois 62525
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 14
     Percent Occupied: 32%

Imboden Creek Living Center


     Address: 180 West Imboden, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Mckinley Court


     Address: 500 West Mckinley Avenue, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 144
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Aspen Ridge Care Centre


     Address: 2530 North Monroe Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 165
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Lincoln Manor


     Address: 2650 North Monroe Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 123
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Manorcare At Decatur


     Address: 444 West Harrison Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Decatur City, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 20 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Decatur City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 11,920
    Disabled Workers: 2,775
    Widowers Workers: 1,920
    Spouses Workers: 1,000
    Children Workers: 1,475


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Decatur City, Illinois


Charges


Parking Facilities: $509,000
Sewerage: $1,943,000
Solid Waste Management: $469,000
All Other: $1,243,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $12,195,000
Transit Utilities: $479,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $2,116,000
Transit Utilities: $8,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $20,240,000
Highways: $2,534,000
Public Welfare: $451,000
All Other: $423,000
Transit Utilities: $2,415,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $663,000
Fire Protection: $12,451,000
Central Staff Services: $690,000
General Public Buildings: $4,285,000
Regular Highways: $9,274,000
Housing & Community Development: $1,481,000
Libraries: $3,545,000
Parking Facilities: $543,000
Parks & Recreation: $76,000
Police Protection: $16,786,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $1,762,000
Welfare - Other: $42,000
Sewerage: $778,000
General - Other: $6,626,000
Water Utilities: $9,301,000
Transit Utilities: $4,352,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $8,164,000


General


Interest On Debt: $3,188,000


Tax


Property: $11,476,000
Total General Sales: $8,757,000
Public Utilities: $5,925,000
Other Selective Sales: $3,328,000
Other License: $786,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $2,158,000
Fines & Forfeits: $1,027,000
General Revenue, Nec: $1,621,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $4,089,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $50,332,000


Employee Retirement


Local Employee Contribution: $1,568,000
From Local Government: $4,014,000
From Other Government: $445,000
Interest Revenue: $7,321,000
Benefit Payments: $7,048,000
Withdrawals: $13,000
Total Cash & Deposits: $18,547,000
Total Federal Securities: $46,930,000
Total Other Securities: $19,814,000
Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $20,081,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $26,865,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,705,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,768,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $45,883,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $9,342,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,946,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $5,253,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $4,089,000


(updated 2006)



Macon County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.11%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.34%
  • Other 0.55%



(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 Decatur City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Macon County, IL

4.31 % of Macon County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $41,446

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.03 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $70,308

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 0.28 % ($34,441 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.20 % ($34,917 AGI )
  • Piatt County , IL 0.17 % ($43,069 AGI )

Relocation away from Macon County, IL

5.06 % of Macon 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 $43,358

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $185,182

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 0.31 % ($30,301 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.21 % ($28,678 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.21 % ($42,247 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 Decatur City, 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 Decatur City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Decatur City, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 4 10 6 5
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 5 13 8 7
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 20 14 26 9
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 27 18 34 12
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 149 136 124 106 84
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 197 182 162 139 112
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 415 308 333 214 253
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 549 411 436 281 336
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,344 1,514 1,140 921 793
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,777 2,023 1,493 1,210 1,055
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,580 1,481 1,581 1,445 1,512
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2,089 1,978 2,071 1,898 2,011
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 155 126 114 82 64
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 205 168 149 108 85
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 39 27 29 30 20
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 52 36 38 39 27
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 142 117 120 88 88
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 780 787 716 620 597
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 461 452 418 354 343


(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 Decatur City, Illinois


  • Macon County Jail


    333 S. Franklin Street, Decatur, IL 62523
    Capacity: 204
    Confined: 271
    Avg. Population: 270
    Year Built: 1988
    Year Renovated: 2006


(updated 2006)



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