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Demographics Analysis

The people of Dwight 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
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 163

5 to 9 years : 147

10 to 14 years : 125

15 to 17 years : 99

18 and 19 years : 64

20 years : 48

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 64

25 to 29 years : 138

30 to 34 years : 83

35 to 39 years : 74

40 to 44 years : 166

45 to 49 years : 191

50 to 54 years : 148

55 to 59 years : 224

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 8

65 and 66 years : 29

67 to 69 years : 68

70 to 74 years : 51

75 to 79 years : 83

80 to 84 years : 85

85 years and over : 86

Female:

Under 5 years : 114

5 to 9 years : 131

10 to 14 years : 138

15 to 17 years : 139

18 and 19 years : 19

20 years : 55

21 years : 28

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 129

30 to 34 years : 72

35 to 39 years : 131

40 to 44 years : 125

45 to 49 years : 133

50 to 54 years : 197

55 to 59 years : 166

60 and 61 years : 58

62 to 64 years : 80

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 71

70 to 74 years : 116

75 to 79 years : 93

80 to 84 years : 137

85 years and over : 161


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,808

Multiple ancestry : 2,015

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 11

Ancestry not reported : 681


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,442

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 73

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 277

5 to 17 years : 779

18 to 24 years : 295

25 to 34 years : 422

35 to 44 years : 496

45 to 54 years : 669

55 to 59 years : 390

60 and 61 years : 119

62 to 64 years : 88

65 to 74 years : 335

75 years and over : 645

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 231

5 to 17 years : 660

18 to 24 years : 261

25 to 34 years : 329

35 to 44 years : 404

45 to 54 years : 501

55 to 59 years : 298

60 and 61 years : 94

62 to 64 years : 59

65 to 74 years : 284

75 years and over : 523

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 17 years : 84

18 to 24 years : 34

25 to 34 years : 93

35 to 44 years : 92

45 to 54 years : 151

55 to 59 years : 81

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 29

65 to 74 years : 51

75 years and over : 122

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 17 years : 35

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,739

Female : 1,905

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 430

Female : 368

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 41

Female : 32


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 3,443

Born in other state in the United States : 798

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 73


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 700

Now married, except separated : 1,470

Divorced : 365

Separated : 10

Widowed : 397

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 94

Now married, except separated : 462

Divorced : 32

Separated : 8

Widowed : 118

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 17

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,087

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 32

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Dwight Township, Illinois

  • German: 1,449   (29.0%)
  • Irish: 879   (17.6%)
  • United States Or American: 385   (7.7%)
  • Danish: 325   (6.5%)
  • English: 306   (6.1%)
  • Other Groups: 267   (5.3%)
  • Italian: 202   (4.0%)
  • Norwegian: 198   (4.0%)
  • Polish: 183   (3.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 152   (3.0%)
  • Swedish: 111   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 78   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 64   (1.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 60   (1.2%)
  • Scottish: 48   (1.0%)
  • Slovak: 43   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 42   (0.8%)
  • Czech: 40   (0.8%)
  • French Canadian: 38   (0.8%)
  • Russian: 19   (0.4%)
  • European: 17   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 17   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 13   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 12   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 12   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 6   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 5   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Dwight Township, Illinois is 4,515



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Dwight Township, Illinois: 2,210
Female Population in Dwight Township, Illinois: 2,305


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Dwight Township, Illinois: 42.8
Median Female Resident Age in Dwight Township, Illinois: 46.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Dwight Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

41.8

Male

40.3

Female

43.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.0

Male

30.5

Female

31.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.0

Male

43.5

Female

2.5

Asian


Both sexes

30.5

Male

32.0

Female

26.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

31.3

Male

33.5

Female

25.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.5

Male

18.0

Female

22.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

25.5

Female

18.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.3

Male

40.6

Female

43.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Dwight Township, Illinois


  • White: 4,314
  • African American: 72
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 54
  • Two or More Races: 75



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 53   (3.89%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 14   (1.03%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (1.32%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 72   (5.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (1.39%)
  • 10th Grade: 32   (2.35%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (2.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 37   (2.71%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 655   (48.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 115   (8.43%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 136   (9.97%)
  • Associate Degree: 54   (3.96%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 80   (5.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 37   (2.71%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (0.73%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 52   (2.1%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (0.48%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 156   (6.3%)
  • 9th Grade: 85   (3.43%)
  • 10th Grade: 174   (7.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 375   (15.13%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 124   (5%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 756   (30.51%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 145   (5.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 290   (11.7%)
  • Associate Degree: 119   (4.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 139   (5.61%)
  • Master's Degree: 44   (1.78%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Dwight Township, Illinois

  • Dwight Common Sd 232


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 801 S Franklin St, Dwight, IL 60420, Phone: (815) 584-6217, Students: 713 )

  • Dwight Twp Hsd 230


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 801 S Franklin St, Dwight, IL 60420, Phone: (815) 524-6217, Students: 346 )

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

  • Dwight Common School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 801 S Columbia St, Dwight, IL 60420, Phone: (815) 584-6234, Students: 713 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Dwight Township, Illinois

  • Dwight High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 801 S Franklin St, Dwight, IL 60420, Phone: (815) 584-6203, Students: 346 )

  • Dwight Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 12-12, Location: Po Box 5001, Dwight, IL 60420, Phone: (815) 584-2806, Students: 17 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Dwight Township, Illinois

  • Dwight Baptist Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 401 N Clinton Street, Dwight, IL 60420, Phone: (815) 584-3182, Students: 47 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Dwight Township, Illinois

  • Prairie Creek Public Library District


    501 Carriage House Lane, Dwight, IL 60420

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Dwight Township, Illinois


  • Dwight Main Street Program


    117 West Main Street, Dwight, IL 60420

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Dwight Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Dwight Airport   (2) Jim Peg Rla Airport  

Building


(1) Dwight Chicago And Alton Railroad Depot   (2) Dwight Emergency Medical Services   (3) Dwight Fire Protection District   (4) Dwight Village Hall   (5) Dwight Village Police Department   (6) Prairie Creek Public Library   (7) William Fox Developmental Center  

Cemetery


(1) Dwight Old Town Cemetery   (2) Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery   (3) Round Grove Cemetery  

Church


(1) Church Of The Nazarene   (2) Dwight United Methodist Church   (3) Emanuel Lutheran Church   (4) First Baptist Church   (5) First Congregational Church   (6) New Assembly Of God Church   (7) Pioneer Gothic Church   (8) Saint Patricks Roman Catholic Church   (9) Saint Peters Evangelical Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Dwight   (2) Township Of Round Grove   (3) Village Of Dwight  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 217   (2) Interchange 220  

Hospital


(1) Heritage Manor Nursing Home  

Locale


(1) Dwight Country Club   (2) Dwight Sewage Works  

Park


(1) Florence W Garrett Park   (2) Renfrew Park   (3) Robert W Stephenson Memorial Swimming Pool  

Populated Place


(1) Blair   (2) Dwight  

Post Office


(1) Dwight Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Dwight Lions Lake  

School


(1) Allen School Historical   (2) Chase School Historical   (3) Davis School Historical   (4) Dorman School Historical   (5) Dwight Baptist Academy   (6) Dwight Common School   (7) Dwight High School   (8) Fallis School Historical   (9) O Brien School Historical   (10) Prime School Historical  

Stream


(1) Broughton Creek   (2) Gooseberry Creek  

Tower


(1) Wkdl-fm Dwight  

Woods


(1) Round Grove Historical  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Dwight Township, Illinois

60420 (pop. 6,123)


Cities Nearby Dwight Township, Illinois

Dwight Village, IL  (pop. 4,313) 0.6 Miles
Goodfarm Township, IL  (pop. 315) 4.4 Miles
Nevada Township, IL  (pop. 1,358) 5.0 Miles
Round Grove Township, IL  (pop. 372) 6.2 Miles
Odell Village, IL  (pop. 1,097) 7.5 Miles
Campus Village, IL  (pop. 136) 7.6 Miles
Highland Township, IL  (pop. 318) 7.9 Miles
Garfield Township, IL  (pop. 1,434) 8.4 Miles
Odell Township, IL  (pop. 1,441) 8.6 Miles
Emington Village, IL  (pop. 90) 8.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Dwight Township, Illinois

815



Elevation in Dwight Township, Illinois is 627.0 ft. (191.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Dwight Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.084344 N        Long: -88.427053 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 100   (5.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 40   (2.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 159   (7.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 237   (11.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 318   (15.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 230   (11.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 276   (13.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 105   (5.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 52   (2.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 31   (1.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 39   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 13   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 200   (9.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 217   (10.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,814

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 91

In 3-person carpool : 25

In 4-person carpool : 19

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 2

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 8

Bicycle : 2

Walked : 33

Other means : 12

Worked at home : 71


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 327

5 to 9 minutes : 609

10 to 14 minutes : 124

15 to 19 minutes : 59

20 to 24 minutes : 96

25 to 29 minutes : 150

30 to 34 minutes : 168

35 to 39 minutes : 98

40 to 44 minutes : 106

45 to 59 minutes : 115

60 to 89 minutes : 83

90 or more minutes : 71


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 521

No Social Security income : 1,369


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 331

No retirement income : 1,559


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 68

$10,000 to $14,999 : 83

$15,000 to $19,999 : 72

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 22

$30,000 to $34,999 : 87

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $44,999 : 27

$45,000 to $49,999 : 70

$50,000 to $59,999 : 101

$60,000 to $74,999 : 166

$75,000 to $99,999 : 200

$100,000 to $124,999 : 130

$125,000 to $149,999 : 55

$150,000 to $199,999 : 51

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $59,408


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Dwight Township, Illinois

  • WSPL (1250 AM; 0.5 kW; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKAN (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Bradley, IL; Owner: Staradio)
  • WCMY (1430 AM; 0.5 kW; Wedron, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WCSJ (1550 AM; 0.25 kW; Morris, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Dwight Township, Illinois

  • WRXQ (100.7 FM; Braidwood, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WCSJ-FM (103.1 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCFL (104.7 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Illinois District Council Of Assembl)
  • WYKT (105.5 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; Fairbury, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; Pontiac, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Minooka, IL; Owner: Ocean Side Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEGN (88.7 FM; Kankakee, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Cultural Renewal Radio, Ua)
  • WONU (89.7 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Olivet Nazarene University)
  • WJWR (90.3 FM; Gridley, IL; Owner: Bloomington Normal Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WBEQ (90.7 FM; Mazon, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Kankakee Community College)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Kankakee Community College)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WKIF (92.7 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Wkif, Inc.)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; Chenoa, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WRKX (95.3 FM; Ottawa, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WJDK-FM (95.7 FM; Verona, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc)
  • WKOT (96.5 FM; Grand Ridge, IL; Owner: La Salle County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WSTQ (97.7 FM; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; Dwight, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Dwight Township, Illinois

  • 960920WE (Channel 54; Bradley, IL; Owner: On-line Public Ed. Network)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Dwight Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 173  (16.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 128  (12.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 146  (13.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 246  (23.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 330  (32.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 236  (23.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 306  (29.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13  (1.3%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Dwight Township, Illinois

Rail Station(s)


    119 West Main St.
    Dwight, Illinois 60420

(updated 2008)



There are 104 Farms In Dwight Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Dwight Township, Illinois

Bank Of Pontiac - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $966.7k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

Centrue Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $867.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 26

The First National Bank Of Dwight - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $129.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Dwight Township, Illinois

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 30.1 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Lewis University


    (about 40.0 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 40.0 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 42.0 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 47.5 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 48.9 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 49.2 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 56.6 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Du Page County


    (about 58.2 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Chicago Midway International


    (about 59.7 miles in Bedford Park, Illinois; Airport Code: MDW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Dwight Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.49%

Carpooled

12.13%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.29%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.34%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.39%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

4.12%

Other Means

0.10%

Worked At Home

2.13%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 900

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 100

Female householder, no husband present : 213

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 630

Householder not living alone : 47


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 27

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 93

All other households : 1,770


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 721

Renter-occupied housing units : 179

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 66

Renter-occupied housing units : 34

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 132

Renter-occupied housing units : 81

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 340

Renter-occupied housing units : 337


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 130

$10,000 to $14,999 : 190

$15,000 to $19,999 : 157

$20,000 to $24,999 : 153

$25,000 to $29,999 : 63

$30,000 to $34,999 : 150

$35,000 to $39,999 : 91

$40,000 to $44,999 : 57

$45,000 to $49,999 : 100

$50,000 to $59,999 : 110

$60,000 to $74,999 : 178

$75,000 to $99,999 : 254

$100,000 to $124,999 : 142

$125,000 to $149,999 : 64

$150,000 to $199,999 : 51

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Total : 2,015


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,890

Vacant : 125


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 9

Built 2000 to 2004 : 50

Built 1990 to 1999 : 194

Built 1980 to 1989 : 234

Built 1970 to 1979 : 188

Built 1960 to 1969 : 417

Built 1950 to 1959 : 256

Built 1940 to 1949 : 178

Built 1939 or earlier : 489


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 1,405

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 75

Electricity : 378

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 12

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 11


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Dwight Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 33

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 23

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 37

$60,000 to $69,999 : 65

$70,000 to $79,999 : 10

$80,000 to $89,999 : 46

$90,000 to $99,999 : 156

$100,000 to $124,999 : 227

$125,000 to $149,999 : 240

$150,000 to $174,999 : 143

$175,000 to $199,999 : 82

$200,000 to $249,999 : 131

$250,000 to $299,999 : 29

$300,000 to $399,999 : 21

$400,000 to $499,999 : 10

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Dwight 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 : 58

Home equity loan only : 116

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 648

Housing units without a mortgage : 437


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $57,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $159,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $88,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $130,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $125,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $132,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $108,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $128,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Dwight Township, Illinois: 65.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Dwight Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 38.03%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 61.97%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Dwight 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 7 7 $686,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $686,600
2000        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,225,150
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $1,225,150
2001        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,038,076
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $1,038,076
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,084,000
  Two Family 1 2 $234,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 9 $1,318,000
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $325,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $325,000
2005        
  Single Family 13 13 $2,531,898
  Two Family 1 2 $250,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $500,000
  Total

15 23 $3,281,898
2006        
  Single Family 4 4 $740,000
  Two Family 1 2 $220,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 6 $960,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Dwight Township, IL): $40,057
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Dwight Township): $91,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Dwight Township): $522
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Dwight Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 82.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.2%
Electricity: 13.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Dwight Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Dwight Township, Illinois

Saint James Hospital Home Heal


     Address: 608 North Ladd Street, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 6/27/1990

Quality Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 1802 N. Division St. Ste. 222, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/28/1983

R.m.c. Home Health Care


     Address: 350 North Wall Street Ll100, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/16/1985

Advantage Home Health Care In


     Address: 23950 Northern Illinois Drive, Channahon, Illinois 60410
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/6/1996

Home Health Services Of Commun


     Address: 1601 Mercury Circle, Suite #1, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/15/1968

Hospitals Close To Dwight Township, Illinois

Saint James Hospital


     Address: 2500 West Reynolds Street, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 111 Spring Street, Streator, Illinois 61364
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers


     Address: 150 W High St, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Riverside Medical Center


     Address: 350 N Wall St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Provena St Marys Hospital


     Address: 500 W Court St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Dwight Township, Illinois

Heritage Manor-dwight


     Address: 300 East Mazon Avenue, Dwight, Illinois 60420
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Livingston Manor


     Address: Rural Route 1, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 41%

Asta Care Center Of Pontiac


     Address: 300 West Lowell, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Evenglow Lodge


     Address: 215 East Washington, Pontiac, Illinois 61764
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 87%

St Mary's Hsp Ext Care Fac


     Address: 111 East Spring Street, Streator, Illinois 61364
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 16
     Percent Occupied: 53%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Dwight Township, Illinois

Name: Braidwood
Address: RR1, Box 84; Braceville, IL 60407
Distance: 13 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Dwight Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 565
    Disabled Workers: 100
    Widowers Workers: 130
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 185


(updated 2007)



Livingston County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.11%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.32%
  • Other 0.56%



(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 Dwight Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Livingston County, IL

4.66 % of Livingston County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,942

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Mclean County , IL 0.69 % ($29,922 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.50 % ($41,568 AGI )
  • Grundy County , IL 0.48 % ($30,380 AGI )

Relocation away from Livingston County, IL

6.00 % of Livingston 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 $34,806

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Mclean County , IL 1.25 % ($35,349 AGI )
  • La Salle County , IL 0.44 % ($38,723 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.36 % ($31,296 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

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


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

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













Storms In Dwight Township, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
01/01/1905, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
         





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

Crime in Dwight Township, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 24 n/a 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a 2 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 47 n/a 47 71
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 8 n/a 5 8
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 189 n/a 118 190
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 20 n/a 49 40
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 474 n/a 1,152 951
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a 1 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 47 n/a 24 24
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 8 n/a 14 12
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a 7 7


(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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