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East St. Louis City, Illinois Housing Analysis

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(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(East St. Louis City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,315

Renter-occupied housing units : 345

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 220

Renter-occupied housing units : 327

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,241

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,457

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,004

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,478


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(East St. Louis City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 98

Householder 35 to 44 years : 178

Householder 45 to 54 years : 495

Householder 55 to 59 years : 217

Householder 60 to 64 years : 171

Householder 65 to 74 years : 558

Householder 75 years and over : 198

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 122

Householder 35 to 44 years : 347

Householder 45 to 54 years : 438

Householder 55 to 59 years : 346

Householder 60 to 64 years : 284

Householder 65 to 74 years : 586

Householder 75 years and over : 742


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(East St. Louis City, Illinois)

Less than 10.0 percent : 117

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 171

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 276

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 527

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 653

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 560

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 210

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 438

50.0 percent or more : 1,698

Not computed : 957


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(East St. Louis City, Illinois)

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $82,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $92,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $336,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $41,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $79,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $63,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $53,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $52,000


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in East St. Louis City, Illinois: 62.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in East St. Louis City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 4.39%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 20.79%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 74.83%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in East St. Louis 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 72 72 $8,240,114
  Two Family 3 6 $599,600
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

75 78 $8,839,714
2000        
  Single Family 83 83 $8,335,318
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

83 83 $8,335,318
2001        
  Single Family 118 118 $12,138,027
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

118 118 $12,138,027
2002        
  Single Family 98 98 $11,901,657
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

98 98 $11,901,657
2003        
  Single Family 102 102 $12,768,505
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 252 $18,500,000
  Total

103 354 $31,268,505
2004        
  Single Family 144 144 $20,656,974
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 9 250 $18,500,000
  Total

153 394 $39,156,974
2005        
  Single Family 149 149 $21,290,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

149 149 $21,290,400
2006        
  Single Family 90 90 $14,898,428
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

90 90 $14,898,428


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (East St. Louis City, IL): $21,324
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (East St. Louis City): $41,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (East St. Louis City): $361
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in East St. Louis City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 86.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.0%
Electricity: 11.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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