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Demographics Analysis

The people of Effingham 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
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 356

5 to 9 years : 327

10 to 14 years : 669

15 to 17 years : 283

18 and 19 years : 174

20 years : 63

21 years : 35

22 to 24 years : 297

25 to 29 years : 322

30 to 34 years : 282

35 to 39 years : 326

40 to 44 years : 403

45 to 49 years : 432

50 to 54 years : 504

55 to 59 years : 307

60 and 61 years : 69

62 to 64 years : 143

65 and 66 years : 102

67 to 69 years : 35

70 to 74 years : 134

75 to 79 years : 240

80 to 84 years : 78

85 years and over : 167

Female:

Under 5 years : 324

5 to 9 years : 283

10 to 14 years : 467

15 to 17 years : 258

18 and 19 years : 173

20 years : 57

21 years : 99

22 to 24 years : 243

25 to 29 years : 377

30 to 34 years : 329

35 to 39 years : 380

40 to 44 years : 381

45 to 49 years : 434

50 to 54 years : 400

55 to 59 years : 403

60 and 61 years : 130

62 to 64 years : 93

65 and 66 years : 110

67 to 69 years : 151

70 to 74 years : 274

75 to 79 years : 277

80 to 84 years : 298

85 years and over : 396


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 7,255

Multiple ancestry : 2,436

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 153

Ancestry not reported : 2,241


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 11,749

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 40

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 80

Not a U.S. citizen : 216


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 680

5 to 17 years : 2,287

18 to 24 years : 1,141

25 to 34 years : 1,310

35 to 44 years : 1,490

45 to 54 years : 1,770

55 to 59 years : 710

60 and 61 years : 199

62 to 64 years : 236

65 to 74 years : 806

75 years and over : 1,456

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 649

5 to 17 years : 2,001

18 to 24 years : 989

25 to 34 years : 1,005

35 to 44 years : 1,094

45 to 54 years : 1,345

55 to 59 years : 616

60 and 61 years : 164

62 to 64 years : 198

65 to 74 years : 616

75 years and over : 1,170

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 226

18 to 24 years : 100

25 to 34 years : 203

35 to 44 years : 351

45 to 54 years : 408

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 164

75 years and over : 286

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 21

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 : 11

5 to 17 years : 60

18 to 24 years : 33

25 to 34 years : 81

35 to 44 years : 45

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 11

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 26

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,632

Female : 5,215

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 912

Female : 990

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 19

Female : 21

Foreign born:

Male : 185

Female : 111


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 9,616

Born in other state in the United States : 1,868

Native: born outside the United States : 30

Foreign born : 200


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,040

Now married, except separated : 3,769

Divorced : 906

Separated : 91

Widowed : 857

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 355

Now married, except separated : 843

Divorced : 208

Separated : 41

Widowed : 273

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 30

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 116

Now married, except separated : 83

Divorced : 17

Separated : 9

Widowed : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 10,869

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 112

Speak English less than "very well" : 143

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 84

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 73

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 36

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 29


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Effingham City, Illinois

  • German: 4,633   (41.1%)
  • Irish: 1,275   (11.3%)
  • English: 1,267   (11.2%)
  • United States Or American: 1,120   (9.9%)
  • Other Groups: 773   (6.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 322   (2.9%)
  • Italian: 296   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 257   (2.3%)
  • Dutch: 236   (2.1%)
  • Polish: 155   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 115   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 96   (0.9%)
  • Swedish: 96   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 87   (0.8%)
  • European: 68   (0.6%)
  • British: 61   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 59   (0.5%)
  • Swiss: 41   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 33   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 30   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 26   (0.2%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 25   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 21   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 19   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 17   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 6   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 6   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Effingham City, Illinois is 12,085



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Effingham City, Illinois: 5,748
Female Population in Effingham City, Illinois: 6,337


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Effingham City, Illinois: 36.6
Median Female Resident Age in Effingham City, Illinois: 42.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Effingham City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

39.7

Male

36.5

Female

42.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.8

Male

27.5

Female

19.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

41.0

Male

42.0

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.8

Male

37.5

Female

38.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.0

Male

18.5

Female

25.5

Other


Both sexes

21.7

Male

21.1

Female

25.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.5

Male

17.3

Female

23.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.0

Male

21.6

Female

25.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.2

Male

37.0

Female

42.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Effingham City, Illinois


  • White: 11,714
  • African American: 11
  • American Indian: 23
  • Asian: 61
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 109
  • Two or More Races: 167



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 38   (1.01%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 30   (0.8%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 24   (0.64%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 150   (3.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (0.37%)
  • 10th Grade: 128   (3.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 121   (3.22%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 88   (2.34%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,161   (30.89%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 347   (9.23%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 675   (17.96%)
  • Associate Degree: 218   (5.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 486   (12.93%)
  • Master's Degree: 170   (4.52%)
  • Professional School Degree: 79   (2.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 30   (0.8%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 20   (0.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.11%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.29%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 405   (9.04%)
  • 9th Grade: 110   (2.45%)
  • 10th Grade: 146   (3.26%)
  • 11th Grade: 135   (3.01%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 93   (2.08%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,399   (31.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 380   (8.48%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 733   (16.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 403   (8.99%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 453   (10.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 143   (3.19%)
  • Professional School Degree: 43   (0.96%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Effingham City, Illinois

  • Effingham Cusd 40


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 130, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 540-1501, Students: 3,005 )

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

  • Effingham Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 600 S Henrietta St, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 540-1300, Students: 700 )

  • Central Grade School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 10421 N Us Hwy 45, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 540-1400, Students: 575 )

  • South Side Grade School


    ( Grades: 1-2, Location: 211 W Douglas Ave, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 540-1530, Students: 287 )

  • Early Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: 3224 S Banker, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 540-1460, Students: 249 )

  • West Side Grade School


    ( Grades: 1-2, Location: 900 W Edgar Ave, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 540-1570, Students: 127 )

  • Green Creek Grade School


    ( Grades: 3-6, Location: 20117 N 1525th St, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 844-3343, Students: 66 )

  • East Side Pre-school


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 205 N 1st St, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 540-1380, Students: 66 )

  • Tlc Funkhouser


    ( Grades: 1-11, Location: 12073 N 1000th Rd, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 536-6138, Students: 50 )

  • Tristar Acad Safe Sch Program


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 1901 S 4th Ste 213, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 342-2865, Students: 7 )

  • Aspire Alternative High School


    ( Location: 1901 S 4th Ste 213, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 342-2865, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Effingham City, Illinois

  • Effingham High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1301 W Grove Ave, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 540-1100, Students: 907 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Effingham City, Illinois

  • St Anthony Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 412 North 3rd Street, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 347-0419, Students: 357 )

  • Sacred Heart Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 407 S Henrietta Street, Effingham, IL 62401, Phone: (217) 342-4060, Students: 184 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Effingham City, Illinois

  • Helen Matthes Library


    100 East Market Avenue, Effingham, IL 62401

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Effingham City, Illinois


  • Effingham County And National Road Museum Association


    1215 S 3rd St, Effingham, IL 62401

  • Effingham County Cultural Center And Museum Association Inc


    10260 East Kingwood Drive, Effingham, IL 62401

  • Effingham County Genealogical And Historical Society


    Po Box 1166, Effingham, IL 62401

  • Effingham Historical Society


    Po Box 33, Effingham, NH 03882

  • South Effingham And West Parsonsfield Citizens Organization


    Po Box 17, Effingham, NH 03882

  • The Lords Hill Meeting House


    57 Plantation Road, Effingham, NH 03882

  • Wright House Property Nfp


    133 W Jefferson Ave, Effingham, IL 62401

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Effingham City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Saint Anthony Memorial Hospital Heliport  

Building


(1) Effingham City - County Ambulance Service   (2) Effingham City Hall   (3) Effingham County Courthouse   (4) Effingham County Jail   (5) Effingham Fire Department Station 1   (6) Effingham Fire Department Station 3   (7) Effingham Veterinary Clinic   (8) Healthone Paramedics   (9) Helen Matthes Library   (10) Shumway Fire Protection District  

Cemetery


(1) Arborcrest Cemetery   (2) Blue Point Baptist Cemetery   (3) Brown Cemetery   (4) Ewington Cemetery   (5) Funkhouser Cemetery   (6) Miller Chapel Cemetery   (7) Porter Cemetery   (8) Rinehart Cemetery   (9) Saint Anthony Catholic Cemetery   (10) Saint John Lutheran Cemetery   (11) Toothaker Cemetery  

Church


(1) Church Of The Nazarene   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) First Christian Church   (4) First Presbyterian Church   (5) Free Methodist Church   (6) Miller Chapel   (7) Saint Anthonys Roman Catholic Church   (8) Saint Johns Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Effingham   (2) Township Of Summit  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 157   (2) Interchange 159   (3) Interchange 160  

Dam


(1) Central Illinois Public Service Dam   (2) Lake Sara Dam   (3) Little Wabash River Dam   (4) Pauline Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Saint Anthonys Memorial Hospital  

Locale


(1) Bourgeois Farms   (2) D And V Farms   (3) Latch Farms  

Park


(1) Bliss Park  

Populated Place


(1) Effingham   (2) Ewington   (3) Funkhouser  

Post Office


(1) Effingham Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Central Illinois Public Service Reservoir   (2) Cips Lake   (3) Lake Pauline   (4) Lake Sara   (5) Little Wabash River Reservoir  

School


(1) Blue Point School Historical   (2) Central Grade School   (3) Defiance School Historical   (4) East Side Grade School   (5) Effingham High School   (6) Ewington School Historical   (7) Funkhouser School   (8) Funkhouser School Historical   (9) North Fairview School Historical   (10) North School Historical   (11) Sacred Hearth School   (12) Saint Anthonys School   (13) South School Historical   (14) South Side Grade School   (15) West Side Grade School  

Stream


(1) Blue Point Creek   (2) Green Creek   (3) Milton Branch  

Tower


(1) Wbfg-fm Effingham   (2) Wcra-am Effingham   (3) Wcrc-fm Effingham  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Effingham City, Illinois

62401 (pop. 19,070)


Cities Nearby Effingham City, Illinois

Teutopolis Township, IL  (pop. 2,609) 2.8 Miles
Teutopolis Village, IL  (pop. 1,626) 3.7 Miles
Summit Township, IL  (pop. 3,438) 4.2 Miles
Watson Township, IL  (pop. 3,197) 5.4 Miles
Banner Township, IL  (pop. 475) 6.7 Miles
Watson Village, IL  (pop. 945) 6.8 Miles
Shumway Village, IL  (pop. 162) 7.2 Miles
St. Francis Township, IL  (pop. 1,103) 7.5 Miles
Sigel Town, IL  (pop. 313) 7.8 Miles
Sigel Township, IL  (pop. 694) 7.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Effingham City, Illinois

217



Elevation in Effingham City, Illinois is 610.0 ft. (186.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Effingham City, Illinois

Lat: 39.120903 N        Long: -88.545909 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 104   (1.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 54   (0.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 261   (4.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 435   (7.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 649   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 797   (13.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,334   (22.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 508   (8.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 250   (4.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 171   (2.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 155   (2.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 63   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 598   (10.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 542   (9.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,916

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 412

In 3-person carpool : 87

In 4-person carpool : 24

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 6

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 19

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 14

Motorcycle : 12

Bicycle : 64

Walked : 66

Other means : 64

Worked at home : 149


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 414

5 to 9 minutes : 1,597

10 to 14 minutes : 1,812

15 to 19 minutes : 772

20 to 24 minutes : 324

25 to 29 minutes : 97

30 to 34 minutes : 314

35 to 39 minutes : 48

40 to 44 minutes : 65

45 to 59 minutes : 147

60 to 89 minutes : 74

90 or more minutes : 20


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Effingham City, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 1,753

No Social Security income : 3,549


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Effingham City, Illinois)

With retirement income : 897

No retirement income : 4,405


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 153

$10,000 to $14,999 : 103

$15,000 to $19,999 : 118

$20,000 to $24,999 : 248

$25,000 to $29,999 : 116

$30,000 to $34,999 : 118

$35,000 to $39,999 : 62

$40,000 to $44,999 : 115

$45,000 to $49,999 : 151

$50,000 to $59,999 : 352

$60,000 to $74,999 : 475

$75,000 to $99,999 : 394

$100,000 to $124,999 : 248

$125,000 to $149,999 : 89

$150,000 to $199,999 : 123

$200,000 or more : 57


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $58,047


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Effingham City, Illinois

  • WCRA (1090 AM; 1.0 kW; Effingham, IL; Owner: Two Petaz, Inc.)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; 5.0 kW; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WKZI (800 AM; 0.25 kW; Casey, IL; Owner: Word Power, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Effingham City, 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.)
  • WIKK (103.5 FM; Hidalgo, IL; Owner: V.l.n. Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKRV (107.1 FM; Brownstown, IL; Owner: Two Petaz, Inc.)
  • WJLY (88.3 FM; Ramsey, IL; Owner: Countryside Broadcasting)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Kinmundy, IL; Owner: East West Crossculture Education)
  • 970606MA (89.3 FM; Jewett, IL; Owner: Word Power, Inc.)
  • WEFI (89.5 FM; Effingham, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • 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)
  • WTRH (93.3 FM; Ramsey, IL; Owner: Countryside Broadcasting, 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.)
  • WRAN (98.3 FM; Herrick, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WHQQ (98.9 FM; Sigel, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Effingham City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 811  (25.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 390  (12.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 670  (21.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 24  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 325  (10.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 892  (30.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 716  (24.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 945  (32.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 12  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Effingham City, Illinois

Rail Station(s)


    401 West National Ave.
    Effingham, Illinois 62401

(updated 2008)



There are 384 Farms In Effingham City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Effingham City, Illinois

Midland States Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 35

The First National Bank Of Dieterich - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

Washington Savings Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $530.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 9

Crossroads Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $291.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

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


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

Prairie National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $55.2k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

Fifth Third Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $130.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,348

National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $345.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 20

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Effingham City, Illinois

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 28.6 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 31.9 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 39.8 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 51.3 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 52.2 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Lawrenceville-Vincennes International


    (about 56.5 miles in Lawrenceville, Illinois; Airport Code: LWV)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 57.6 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Effingham City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.65%

Carpooled

8.40%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.31%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.30%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.18%

Walked

2.20%

Other Means

1.25%

Worked At Home

2.71%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,253

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 153

Female householder, no husband present : 516

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 2,205

Householder not living alone : 175


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 11

Male householder and female partner : 125

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 18

All other households : 5,148


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,998

Renter-occupied housing units : 255

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 52

Renter-occupied housing units : 101

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 219

Renter-occupied housing units : 297

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,175

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,205


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 395

$10,000 to $14,999 : 538

$15,000 to $19,999 : 594

$20,000 to $24,999 : 401

$25,000 to $29,999 : 355

$30,000 to $34,999 : 322

$35,000 to $39,999 : 170

$40,000 to $44,999 : 241

$45,000 to $49,999 : 194

$50,000 to $59,999 : 542

$60,000 to $74,999 : 564

$75,000 to $99,999 : 394

$100,000 to $124,999 : 292

$125,000 to $149,999 : 104

$150,000 to $199,999 : 123

$200,000 or more : 73


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Total : 5,655


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Occupied : 5,302

Vacant : 353


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 84

Built 2000 to 2004 : 256

Built 1990 to 1999 : 875

Built 1980 to 1989 : 581

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,269

Built 1960 to 1969 : 548

Built 1950 to 1959 : 833

Built 1940 to 1949 : 534

Built 1939 or earlier : 675


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 3,620

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 66

Electricity : 1,593

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 23

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Effingham City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 88

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 136

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 61

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 116

$50,000 to $59,999 : 77

$60,000 to $69,999 : 308

$70,000 to $79,999 : 327

$80,000 to $89,999 : 387

$90,000 to $99,999 : 292

$100,000 to $124,999 : 591

$125,000 to $149,999 : 329

$150,000 to $174,999 : 170

$175,000 to $199,999 : 107

$200,000 to $249,999 : 145

$250,000 to $299,999 : 126

$300,000 to $399,999 : 83

$400,000 to $499,999 : 10

$500,000 to $749,999 : 48

$750,000 to $999,999 : 15

$1,000,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Effingham City, 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 : 44

Home equity loan only : 193

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 9

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,558

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,640


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $261,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $184,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $155,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $111,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $114,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $92,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $86,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $77,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $82,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Effingham City, Illinois: 58.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Effingham City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 18.33%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 66.67%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 15%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Effingham 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 51 51 $5,723,524
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $134,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

52 55 $5,857,524
2000        
  Single Family 28 28 $4,591,421
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $274,853
  Total

29 36 $4,866,274
2001        
  Single Family 31 31 $4,734,266
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $274,853
  Total

32 39 $5,009,119
2002        
  Single Family 25 25 $3,396,604
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $301,872
  Five or More Family 1 8 $274,853
  Total

28 40 $3,973,329
2003        
  Single Family 41 41 $6,933,196
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $129,000
  Total

42 47 $7,062,196
2004        
  Single Family 56 56 $8,416,275
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

56 56 $8,416,275
2005        
  Single Family 55 55 $8,592,652
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $307,500
  Total

56 63 $8,900,152
2006        
  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


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Effingham City, IL): $34,761
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Effingham City): $81,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Effingham City): $431
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Effingham City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 69.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.3%
Electricity: 28.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.6%
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 Effingham City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Effingham City, Illinois

Effingham County Health Dept


     Address: 901 West Virginia, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 11/24/1975

St Anthonys Memorial Hospital


     Address: 606 Kentucky Street, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 2/17/1997

Shelby Memorial Hospital Home


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

Lincolnland Home Care Of


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

Community Homecare, Inc


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

Hospitals Close To Effingham City, Illinois

St Anthonys Memorial Hospital


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

Shelby Memorial Hospital


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

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

Clay County Hospital


     Address: 911 Stacy Burk Drive, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Pana Community Hospital


     Address: 101 E Ninth Street, Pana, Illinois 62557
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Effingham City, Illinois

Lakeland Rehab & Hcc


     Address: 800 West Temple Street, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 108
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Effingham Rehab & Health Care Ctr


     Address: 1610 North Lakewood, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Evergreen Nursing & Rehab Center


     Address: 1115 North Wenthe, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 60%

St Anthony's Memorial Hospital


     Address: 503 North Maple Street, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Lutheran Care Center


     Address: 702 West Cumberland, Altamont, Illinois 62411
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 86%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Effingham City, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 74 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Effingham City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,445
    Disabled Workers: 415
    Widowers Workers: 420
    Spouses Workers: 215
    Children Workers: 245


(updated 2007)



Effingham County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 26.96%
  • Bush & Cheney 72.33%
  • Other 0.71%



(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 Effingham City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Effingham County, IL

4.51 % of Effingham County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,919

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Fayette County , IL 0.41 % ($28,982 AGI )
  • Shelby County , IL 0.41 % ($32,125 AGI )
  • Clay County , IL 0.32 % ($20,636 AGI )

Relocation away from Effingham County, IL

5.92 % of Effingham 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 $29,607

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Fayette County , IL 0.44 % ($23,613 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 0.42 % ($28,500 AGI )
  • Jasper County , IL 0.33 % ($22,304 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

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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 Effingham City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Effingham 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 0 1 2 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 8 16 0 8
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 9 6 8 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 72 49 65 16
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 8 2 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 16 16 65 16 16
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 30 13 21 15 19
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 240 104 170 122 150
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 48 53 60 48 48
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 384 426 485 389 380
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 305 300 413 358 357
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2,440 2,411 3,340 2,900 2,826
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 9 7 5 14 8
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 72 56 40 113 63
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 3 2 4 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 16 24 16 32 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 8 6 9 6 6
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 91 91 120 106 103
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 50 49 65 56 55


(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 Effingham City, Illinois


  • Effingham County Jail


    101 North 4th Street, Effingham, IL 62401
    Capacity: 60
    Confined: 44
    Avg. Population: 45
    Year Built: 1990


(updated 2006)



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