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Demographics Analysis

The people of East Nelson 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
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 9 years : 18

10 to 14 years : 52

15 to 17 years : 11

18 and 19 years : 24

20 years : 0

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 8

25 to 29 years : 44

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 13

40 to 44 years : 6

45 to 49 years : 38

50 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 43

70 to 74 years : 20

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 13

85 years and over : 23

Female:

Under 5 years : 16

5 to 9 years : 31

10 to 14 years : 30

15 to 17 years : 13

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 41

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 7

40 to 44 years : 14

45 to 49 years : 45

50 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 13

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 55

70 to 74 years : 3

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 67


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 553

Multiple ancestry : 120

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 19

Ancestry not reported : 166


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 858

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 17 years : 155

18 to 24 years : 53

25 to 34 years : 85

35 to 44 years : 40

45 to 54 years : 138

55 to 59 years : 59

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 124

75 years and over : 148

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 17 years : 155

18 to 24 years : 45

25 to 34 years : 85

35 to 44 years : 38

45 to 54 years : 125

55 to 59 years : 45

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 120

75 years and over : 108

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 40

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 380

Female : 387

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 28

Female : 63

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 767

Born in other state in the United States : 91

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 94

Now married, except separated : 434

Divorced : 19

Separated : 0

Widowed : 59

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 56

Divorced : 2

Separated : 1

Widowed : 32

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 804

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 18


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in East Nelson Township, Illinois

  • German: 184   (26.2%)
  • United States Or American: 147   (20.9%)
  • English: 131   (18.6%)
  • Irish: 55   (7.8%)
  • Other Groups: 45   (6.4%)
  • Dutch: 44   (6.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 36   (5.1%)
  • Scottish: 16   (2.3%)
  • Hungarian: 15   (2.1%)
  • Danish: 10   (1.4%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.9%)
  • Swedish: 6   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In East Nelson Township, Illinois is 858



(updated 2009)



Male Population in East Nelson Township, Illinois: 408
Female Population in East Nelson Township, Illinois: 450


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in East Nelson Township, Illinois: 45.3
Median Female Resident Age in East Nelson Township, Illinois: 53.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in East Nelson Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

49.6

Male

47.0

Female

51.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.5

Male

0.0

Female

38.5

Asian


Both sexes

42.5

Male

0.0

Female

42.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

58.5

Male

0.0

Female

58.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.0

Male

11.0

Female

33.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.1

Male

47.4

Female

51.9


(updated 2010)



Races in East Nelson Township, Illinois


  • White: 858
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (3.63%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 15   (4.19%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (4.75%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (4.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 14   (3.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (3.91%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 102   (28.49%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (3.35%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 62   (17.32%)
  • Associate Degree: 33   (9.22%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 52   (14.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (1.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (1.12%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.48%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 42   (10%)
  • 9th Grade: 20   (4.76%)
  • 10th Grade: 17   (4.05%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (1.67%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 22   (5.24%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 124   (29.52%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 29   (6.9%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 26   (6.19%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (5.95%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 90   (21.43%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (2.38%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (1.43%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In East Nelson Township, Illinois

  • Sullivan Cusd 300


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 725 N Main St, Sullivan, IL 61951, Phone: (217) 728-8341, Students: 1,148 )

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

  • Sullivan Elem School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 910 N Graham, Sullivan, IL 61951, Phone: (217) 728-2321, Students: 516 )

  • Sullivan Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 713 N Main St, Sullivan, IL 61951, Phone: (217) 728-8381, Students: 260 )

  • H E L P Sullivan


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 10 Hawthorne, Sullivan, IL 61951, Phone: (217) 728-2105, Students: 39 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In East Nelson Township, Illinois

  • Sullivan High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 725 N Main St, Sullivan, IL 61951, Phone: (217) 728-8311, Students: 372 )

Largest Schools (Private) In East Nelson Township, Illinois

  • Jonathan Creek Parochial School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: Rr 2 Box 166aa, Sullivan, IL 61951, Phone: () -, Students: 45 )

  • West Side School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: Rr 2 Box 219a, Sullivan, IL 61951, Phone: () -, Students: 31 )

Public Libraries (Central) In East Nelson Township, Illinois

  • Elizabeth Titus Memorial Library


    2 West Water Street, Sullivan, IL 61951

(updated 2012)



Museums Near East Nelson Township, Illinois


  • Concord Historical Society Inc


    N5863 Hickory Hill Road, Sullivan, WI 53178
    http://www.concordwihistory.org

  • Huntington Historical Society Inc


    28388 State Route 58, Sullivan, OH 44880

  • Moultrie County Historical & Genealogical Society


    Po Box 588, Sullivan, IL 61951

  • Sullivan County Historical Society Inc


    10 S Court Street, Sullivan, IN 47882
    http://www.sullivancountyin.com

  • The Harney Mansion Foundation


    Po Box 398, Sullivan, MO 63080

  • Town Of Sullivan Historical Society Inc


    N 3866 West St, Sullivan, WI 53178

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to East Nelson 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 East Nelson Township, Illinois.

Area Features of East Nelson Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Durbin Airport   (2) Jean Wood Airport Historical  

Basin


(1) Eagle Lake Basin  

Building


(1) Elizabeth Titus Memorial Library   (2) Illinois Masonic Home   (3) Moultrie County Courthouse   (4) Sullivan City Hall   (5) Sullivan Fire Protection And Ambulance District  

Cemetery


(1) Bolin Cemetery   (2) Camfield Cemetery   (3) Daugherty Cemetery   (4) Ellis Cemetery   (5) French Cemetery   (6) Greenhill Cemetery   (7) Hagerman Cemetery   (8) Hampton Cemetery   (9) Illinois Masonic Home Cemetery   (10) Jonathon Creek Cemetery   (11) Masonic Cemetery   (12) Purvis Cemetery   (13) Seass Cemetery  

Church


(1) Church Of Christ   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) First Christian Church   (4) First Church Of God   (5) First Presbyterian Church   (6) First United Methodist Church   (7) French Church Historical   (8) Highway Church Of Christ   (9) Jonathan Creek Christian Church   (10) New Liberty Church   (11) Saint Columcille Catholic Church   (12) Sword Of The Lord Assembly Of God Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Sullivan   (2) Moultrie County   (3) Township Of East Nelson   (4) Township Of Sullivan   (5) Village Of Allenville  

Dam


(1) Emil Lake Dam   (2) Wood Lake Dam  

Locale


(1) Masonic Home  

Park


(1) Forrest W Wood Access Area   (2) Illinois Natural History Survey Area   (3) Kaskaskia River State Fish And Wildlife Management Area   (4) Sullivan Recreation Area   (5) Whitley Creek Recreation Area   (6) Wyman Park  

Populated Place


(1) Allenville   (2) Chipps   (3) Fuller   (4) Kirksville   (5) Sullivan  

Post Office


(1) Sullivan Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Emil Lake   (2) Wood Lake  

School


(1) Baker School Historical   (2) Bolin School Historical   (3) Business Knoll School Historical   (4) Henton School Historical   (5) Julian School Historical   (6) Lowe School   (7) Miller School Historical   (8) Minor School Historical   (9) Morgan School Historical   (10) Nazworthy School Historical   (11) New Castle School Historical   (12) Palmyra School Historical   (13) Powers Elementary School   (14) Purvis School Historical   (15) Reedy School Historical   (16) Strickland School Historical   (17) Sullivan High School   (18) Sullivan Middle School   (19) Titus School Historical   (20) Twomile School Historical   (21) Union School Historical  

Stream


(1) Asa Creek   (2) Bolin Branch   (3) Camfield Branch   (4) Coon Creek   (5) Jonathan Creek   (6) Twomile Branch   (7) Whitley Creek  

Tower


(1) Wkjr-fm Sullivan  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in East Nelson Township, Illinois

61951 (pop. 7,226)


Cities Nearby East Nelson Township, Illinois

Allenville Village, IL  (pop. 121) 0.3 Miles
Sullivan City, IL  (pop. 4,377) 4.7 Miles
Whitley Township, IL  (pop. 691) 4.9 Miles
Jonathan Creek Township, IL  (pop. 1,092) 6.4 Miles
North Okaw Township, IL  (pop. 727) 6.7 Miles
Gays Village, IL  (pop. 281) 7.2 Miles
Windsor Township, IL  (pop. 1,706) 8.1 Miles
Windsor City, IL  (pop. 1,200) 8.8 Miles
Mattoon Township, IL  (pop. 15,275) 9.8 Miles
Mattoon City, IL  (pop. 16,901) 10.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in East Nelson Township, Illinois

217



Elevation in East Nelson Township, Illinois is 676.0 ft. (206.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of East Nelson Township, Illinois

Lat: 39.557978 N        Long: -88.538402 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 21   (4.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 37   (8.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 15   (3.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 21   (4.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 54   (11.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 64   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 65   (14.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 32   (7.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 19   (4.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 53   (11.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 71   (15.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 241

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 26

In 3-person carpool : 10

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 8

Other means : 3

Worked at home : 8


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 8

5 to 9 minutes : 20

10 to 14 minutes : 36

15 to 19 minutes : 116

20 to 24 minutes : 59

25 to 29 minutes : 14

30 to 34 minutes : 4

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 26

60 to 89 minutes : 2

90 or more minutes : 3


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 87

No Social Security income : 186


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 79

No retirement income : 194


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 59

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $74,999 : 48

$75,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,813


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near East Nelson Township, Illinois

  • WDZ (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WCRA (1090 AM; 1.0 kW; Effingham, IL; Owner: Two Petaz, Inc.)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; 5.0 kW; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WEIC (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Charleston, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois Christian Broadcasting, 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.)
  • WKZI (800 AM; 0.25 kW; Casey, IL; Owner: Word Power, Inc.)
  • WINU (870 AM; 0.5 kW; Assumption, IL; Owner: New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near East Nelson Township, Illinois

  • WZUS (100.9 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WMCI (101.3 FM; Sigel, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WKJT (102.3 FM; Effingham, IL; Owner: Kirby Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYCA (102.3 FM; Beecher, IL; Owner: Dontron Inc.)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WZNX (106.7 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)
  • WXET (107.9 FM; Villa Grove, IL; Owner: Champaign Partners Llc)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute)
  • WZGL (88.1 FM; Westfield, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Arthur, IL; Owner: Good News Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Humboldt, IL; Owner: Jill Walker Ministries)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Oreana, IL; Owner: St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur)
  • WEIU (88.9 FM; Charleston, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)
  • 970606MA (89.3 FM; Jewett, IL; Owner: Word Power, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WEFI (89.5 FM; Effingham, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WJMU (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Millikin University)
  • WLKL (89.9 FM; Trilla, IL; Owner: Community College District #517)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Beecher City, IL; Owner: 2820 Communications Incorporated)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Sigel, IL; Owner: Brindisi Consortium)
  • WLHW (91.5 FM; Casey, IL; Owner: Word Power, Inc.)
  • WWGO (92.1 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Whqq, Inc)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Wejt, Inc.)
  • WEBX (93.5 FM; Pesotum, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WCRC (95.7 FM; Effingham, IL; Owner: Two Petaz, Inc.)
  • WLBH-FM (96.9 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WXEF (97.9 FM; Effingham, IL; Owner: Premier Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WHQQ (98.9 FM; Sigel, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Technicom, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near East Nelson Township, Illinois

  • WAND (Channel 17; Oreana, IL; Owner: Wand(tv) Partnership)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; Oreana, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; Charleston, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; Humboldt, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; Westfield, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in East Nelson Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 79  (26.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 22  (7.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 45  (15.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 20  (6.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13  (4.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 54  (24.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 35  (16.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 97  (44.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 182 Farms In East Nelson Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In East Nelson Township, Illinois

The First National Bank Of Sullivan - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.1k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

Scott State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $104.5k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5

First Mid-illinois Bank & Trust, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 36

(updated 2014)







Airports Near East Nelson Township, Illinois

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 14.9 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 25.9 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 36.0 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 55.0 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Logan County


    (about 59.2 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in East Nelson Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.96%

Carpooled

6.61%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.53%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

10.89%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 229

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 16

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 28

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 273


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 204

Renter-occupied housing units : 25

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 16

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15

Renter-occupied housing units : 13


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $39,999 : 21

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 59

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $74,999 : 48

$75,000 to $99,999 : 26

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Total : 313


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 273

Vacant : 40


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 58

Built 1980 to 1989 : 2

Built 1970 to 1979 : 54

Built 1960 to 1969 : 107

Built 1950 to 1959 : 62

Built 1940 to 1949 : 1

Built 1939 or earlier : 29


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 38

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 162

Electricity : 49

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 12

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 12

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 4

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $69,999 : 4

$70,000 to $79,999 : 22

$80,000 to $89,999 : 31

$90,000 to $99,999 : 23

$100,000 to $124,999 : 40

$125,000 to $149,999 : 27

$150,000 to $174,999 : 13

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 12

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 12

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(East Nelson 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 : 13

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 116

Housing units without a mortgage : 106


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(East Nelson Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $94,600

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $117,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $91,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $55,000

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $73,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in East Nelson Township, Illinois: 75.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in East Nelson Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in East Nelson 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 35 35 $3,740,600
  Two Family 1 2 $100,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 37 $3,840,600
2000        
  Single Family 40 40 $4,360,600
  Two Family 1 2 $110,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 42 $4,470,600
2001        
  Single Family 48 48 $5,438,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 48 $5,438,000
2002        
  Single Family 34 34 $3,416,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

34 34 $3,416,500
2003        
  Single Family 51 51 $5,132,270
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

51 51 $5,132,270
2004        
  Single Family 28 28 $3,527,940
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $3,527,940
2005        
  Single Family 43 43 $6,098,475
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 6 48 $2,600,000
  Total

49 91 $8,698,475
2006        
  Single Family 35 35 $6,798,370
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

35 35 $6,798,370


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (East Nelson Township, IL): $46,573
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (East Nelson Township): $79,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (East Nelson Township): $506
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in East Nelson Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 17.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 47.5%
Electricity: 32.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.3%
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 East Nelson Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To East Nelson Township, Illinois

Community Homecare, Inc


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

Lincolnland Home Care Of


     Address: 700 Broadway East, Suite 9, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/27/1994

Shelby Memorial Hospital Home


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

At Home Care, Inc.


     Address: 1519 University Drive, Charleston, Illinois 61920
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/11/2000

Decatur Mem Hosp Home Hlth Svs


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

Hospitals Close To East Nelson Township, Illinois

Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center


     Address: 1000 Health Center Drive P O Box 372, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Shelby Memorial Hospital


     Address: 200 S Cedar St, Shelbyville, Illinois 62565
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Decatur Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Marys Hospital


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

St Anthonys Memorial Hospital


     Address: 503 N Maple Street, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To East Nelson Township, Illinois

Sullivan Rehab & Hlth Care Ctr


     Address: 11 Hawthorne Street, Sullivan, Illinois 61951
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 65%

Eastview Terrace


     Address: 100 Eastview Place, Sullivan, Illinois 61951
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Mason Point


     Address: One Masonic Way, Sullivan, Illinois 61951
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Lakewood Senior Living - Mattoon


     Address: 2121 South Ninth, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 48%

Douglas Rehabilitation & Care Center


     Address: 3516 Powell Lane, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 86%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
East Nelson Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 46 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in East Nelson Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 1,220
    Disabled Workers: 180
    Widowers Workers: 165
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 110


(updated 2007)



Moultrie County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.93%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.30%
  • Other 0.78%



(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 East Nelson Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Moultrie County, IL

6.38 % of Moultrie County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $35,535

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Macon County , IL 1.22 % ($45,101 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 1.15 % ($31,600 AGI )
  • Douglas County , IL 0.53 % ($29,967 AGI )

Relocation away from Moultrie County, IL

7.30 % of Moultrie 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 $31,482

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Coles County , IL 1.31 % ($22,667 AGI )
  • Macon County , IL 1.24 % ($38,169 AGI )
  • Shelby County , IL 0.61 % ($30,800 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 East Nelson Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In East Nelson Township, Illinois

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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 East Nelson Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.



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 East Nelson Township, Illinois


  • Moultrie County Jail


    14 N. Hamilton, Sullivan, IL 61951
    Capacity: 26
    Confined: 19
    Avg. Population: 18
    Year Built: 1911


(updated 2006)



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