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Demographics Analysis

The people of Elk 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
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 67

5 to 9 years : 67

10 to 14 years : 70

15 to 17 years : 43

18 and 19 years : 7

20 years : 3

21 years : 34

22 to 24 years : 18

25 to 29 years : 33

30 to 34 years : 58

35 to 39 years : 43

40 to 44 years : 74

45 to 49 years : 119

50 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 24

80 to 84 years : 21

85 years and over : 16

Female:

Under 5 years : 50

5 to 9 years : 49

10 to 14 years : 68

15 to 17 years : 40

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 5

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 42

35 to 39 years : 49

40 to 44 years : 60

45 to 49 years : 88

50 to 54 years : 61

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 31

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 57

75 to 79 years : 36

80 to 84 years : 16

85 years and over : 33


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 826

Multiple ancestry : 595

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 6

Ancestry not reported : 294


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,706

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 4

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 11

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 117

5 to 17 years : 337

18 to 24 years : 100

25 to 34 years : 151

35 to 44 years : 226

45 to 54 years : 315

55 to 59 years : 91

60 and 61 years : 54

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 158

75 years and over : 146

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 114

5 to 17 years : 298

18 to 24 years : 100

25 to 34 years : 126

35 to 44 years : 202

45 to 54 years : 277

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 135

75 years and over : 132

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 39

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 25

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 14

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 : 4

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 : 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
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 804

Female : 730

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 73

Female : 99

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,509

Born in other state in the United States : 162

Native: born outside the United States : 4

Foreign born : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 239

Now married, except separated : 730

Divorced : 91

Separated : 20

Widowed : 101

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 36

Now married, except separated : 72

Divorced : 31

Separated : 0

Widowed : 15

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 11

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,560

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Elk Township, Illinois

  • German: 374   (21.6%)
  • Irish: 306   (17.7%)
  • Other Groups: 280   (16.2%)
  • English: 224   (12.9%)
  • United States Or American: 129   (7.4%)
  • Dutch: 124   (7.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 54   (3.1%)
  • Italian: 43   (2.5%)
  • Welsh: 36   (2.1%)
  • Hungarian: 35   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 25   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 22   (1.3%)
  • British: 18   (1.0%)
  • Polish: 16   (0.9%)
  • Norwegian: 15   (0.9%)
  • European: 11   (0.6%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 9   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 3   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Elk Township, Illinois is 1,721



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Elk Township, Illinois: 881
Female Population in Elk Township, Illinois: 840


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Elk Township, Illinois: 39.8
Median Female Resident Age in Elk Township, Illinois: 46.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Elk Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

40.2

Male

38.9

Female

41.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

50.5

Male

53.2

Female

35.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.5

Male

29.0

Female

53.5

Asian


Both sexes

44.5

Male

0.0

Female

44.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

18.5

Male

39.5

Female

15.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.2

Male

18.8

Female

17.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

24.5

Female

16.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.4

Male

39.0

Female

42.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Elk Township, Illinois


  • White: 1,686
  • African American: 12
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 23



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (1.11%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 40   (6.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 24   (3.81%)
  • 10th Grade: 27   (4.29%)
  • 11th Grade: 42   (6.67%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (1.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 243   (38.57%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 64   (10.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 93   (14.76%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (3.97%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 32   (5.08%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (2.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.63%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.28%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.28%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 58   (8.2%)
  • 9th Grade: 35   (4.95%)
  • 10th Grade: 31   (4.38%)
  • 11th Grade: 27   (3.82%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (1.84%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 256   (36.21%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 89   (12.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 95   (13.44%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (3.54%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 60   (8.49%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (1.27%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.71%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Elk Township, Illinois

  • Elverado Cusd 196


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 130, Elkville, IL 62932, Phone: (618) 568-1321, Students: 519 )

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

  • Elkville Elem School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: Po Box 130, Elkville, IL 62932, Phone: (618) 568-1321, Students: 127 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Elk Township, Illinois

  • Elverado High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 217, Elkville, IL 62932, Phone: (618) 568-1104, Students: 140 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Elk Township, Illinois

  • Rick Warren Memorial Public Library District


    114 South Fourth Street, Elkville, IL 62932

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Elk Township, Illinois


Building


(1) Elkville Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Davis Number 1 Cemetery   (2) Dutch Hill Cemetery   (3) Elkville Cemetery   (4) Greer Cemetery   (5) Rees Cemetery  

Church


(1) Knoff Bend Church   (2) Williams Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Elk   (2) Village Of Elkville  

Dam


(1) Elkville Country Club Reservoir Dam  

Lake


(1) Fox Lake   (2) Snider Lake  

Populated Place


(1) Elkville   (2) Hallidayboro  

Reservoir


(1) Elkville Country Club Reservoir   (2) Elkville Reservoir  

School


(1) Elverado School   (2) Lancaster School Historical  

Stream


(1) Grannys Branch   (2) Sixmile Creek  

Summit


(1) Dutch Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Elk Township, Illinois

62932 (pop. 1,715)


Cities Nearby Elk Township, Illinois

Elkville Village, IL  (pop. 945) 0.4 Miles
Dowell Village, IL  (pop. 286) 1.8 Miles
Du Quoin No. 12 Precinct, IL  (pop. 336) 3.2 Miles
Du Quoin No. 10 Precinct, IL  (pop. 1,134) 4.9 Miles
Vergennes Township, IL  (pop. 693) 5.3 Miles
Du Quoin No. 3 Precinct, IL  (pop. 749) 5.9 Miles
Vergennes Village, IL  (pop. 346) 6.0 Miles
Du Quoin No. 4 Precinct, IL  (pop. 948) 6.1 Miles
Du Quoin City, IL  (pop. 6,351) 6.3 Miles
Du Quoin No. 2 Precinct, IL  (pop. 489) 6.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Elk Township, Illinois

618



Elevation in Elk Township, Illinois is 400.0 ft. (122.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Elk Township, Illinois

Lat: 37.915216 N        Long: -89.230253 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 45   (5.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 20   (2.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 50   (5.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 107   (12.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 54   (6.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 102   (11.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 165   (19.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 41   (4.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 9   (1.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 33   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 95   (11.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 124   (14.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 513

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 46

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 11

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 : 14

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 36

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 3


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 52

5 to 9 minutes : 27

10 to 14 minutes : 67

15 to 19 minutes : 52

20 to 24 minutes : 147

25 to 29 minutes : 45

30 to 34 minutes : 126

35 to 39 minutes : 24

40 to 44 minutes : 23

45 to 59 minutes : 49

60 to 89 minutes : 8

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 243

No Social Security income : 448


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 182

No retirement income : 509


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 30

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 16

$30,000 to $34,999 : 56

$35,000 to $39,999 : 26

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $74,999 : 63

$75,000 to $99,999 : 34

$100,000 to $124,999 : 33

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $45,602


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Elk Township, Illinois

  • WCIL (1020 AM; 1.0 kW; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WGGH (1150 AM; 5.0 kW; Marion, IL; Owner: Fishback Media, Inc.)
  • WHCO (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Sparta, IL; Owner: Hirsch Communication Engineering Co.)
  • WFRX (1300 AM; 1.0 kW; West Frankfort, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WJPF (1340 AM; 0.77 kW; Herrin, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WINI (1420 AM; 0.5 kW; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Radio Station Wini)
  • WDQN (1580 AM; 0.17 kW; Du Quoin, IL; Owner: Duquoin Broadcasting Company, A General Partnership)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 0.25 kW; Johnston City, IL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 0.25 kW; Marion, IL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Elk Township, Illinois

  • WCIL-FM (101.5 FM; Pomona, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WIBV (102.1 FM; Nashville, IL; Owner: Benjamin Stratemeyer)
  • WXLT (103.5 FM; Orient, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WXAN (103.9 FM; Ava, IL; Owner: Southern Gospetality, Llc)
  • WBVN (104.5 FM; Thompsonville, IL; Owner: Kenneth W. And Jane A. Anderson)
  • WTAO-FM (105.1 FM; Murphysboro, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WDDD-FM (107.3 FM; Marion, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Pomona, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Murphysboro, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WAWJ (90.1 FM; Hurst, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WDBX (91.1 FM; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Heterodyne Broadcasting Company)
  • WSIU (91.9 FM; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)
  • WVZA (92.7 FM; Carterville, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WUEZ (95.1 FM; Carbondale, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WDQN-FM (95.9 FM; Du Quoin, IL; Owner: Three Angels Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • WQUL (97.7 FM; Marion, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WOOZ-FM (99.9 FM; Creal Springs, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Elk Township, Illinois

  • WTCT (Channel 27; Goreville, IL; Owner: Tri-state Christian Tv, Inc.)
  • WSIL-TV (Channel 3; Creal Springs, IL; Owner: Wsil-tv, Inc.)
  • WSIU-TV (Channel 8; Tamaroa, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Elk Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 71  (14.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 68  (14.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 56  (11.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 109  (22.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 100  (23.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 88  (20.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 169  (39.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 19 Farms In Elk Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Elk Township, Illinois

Murphy-wall State Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $116.6k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Elk Township, Illinois

  • Southern Illinois


    (about 9.3 miles in De Soto, Illinois; Airport Code: MDH)

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 16.2 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 23.3 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 34.7 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 41.9 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Cape Girardeau Regional


    (about 51.3 miles in Kelso, Missouri; Airport Code: CGI)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 52.5 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Scott AFB/MidAmerica


    (about 54.5 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Scott AFB


    (about 54.9 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Cairo Regional


    (about 59.0 miles in Cache, Illinois; Airport Code: CIR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Elk Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.37%

Carpooled

15.16%

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

1.74%

Other Means

0.81%

Worked At Home

0.93%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 410

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 37

Female householder, no husband present : 43

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 185

Householder not living alone : 16


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 8

Female householder and female partner : 1

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 682


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 359

Renter-occupied housing units : 51

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 26

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 31

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 131

Renter-occupied housing units : 70


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 43

$10,000 to $14,999 : 65

$15,000 to $19,999 : 45

$20,000 to $24,999 : 61

$25,000 to $29,999 : 62

$30,000 to $34,999 : 73

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 52

$60,000 to $74,999 : 63

$75,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 33

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Total : 762


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 691

Vacant : 71


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 14

Built 2000 to 2004 : 41

Built 1990 to 1999 : 63

Built 1980 to 1989 : 112

Built 1970 to 1979 : 102

Built 1960 to 1969 : 56

Built 1950 to 1959 : 65

Built 1940 to 1949 : 77

Built 1939 or earlier : 232


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 366

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 28

Electricity : 286

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 11

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Elk Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 30

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 26

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 28

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 73

$60,000 to $69,999 : 25

$70,000 to $79,999 : 37

$80,000 to $89,999 : 41

$90,000 to $99,999 : 21

$100,000 to $124,999 : 49

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $174,999 : 10

$175,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 10

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Elk 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 : 7

Home equity loan only : 42

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 215

Housing units without a mortgage : 283


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $122,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $86,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $55,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $47,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $87,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $47,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $33,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $53,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Elk Township, Illinois: 66.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Elk 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 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
2000        
  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
2001        
  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
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 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
2004        
  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
2005        
  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
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 (Elk Township, IL): $28,594
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Elk Township): $41,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Elk Township): $437
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Elk Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 56.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.5%
Electricity: 34.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.2%
Wood: 0.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.5%


(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 Elk Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Elk Township, Illinois

Hospital Home Care


     Address: 101 North Walnut, Pinckneyville, Illinois 62274
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 2/28/1990

Perry County Health Department


     Address: 907 South Main, Pinckneyville, Illinois 62274
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/5/1978

Williamson Co. Programs On Aging Home Health


     Address: 204 Rushing Drive, Herrin, Illinois 62948
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/8/1988

Vna Homecare Inc.


     Address: 4501 West Deyoung Street, Marion, Illinois 62959
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/1/1978

Addus Health Care, Inc.


     Address: 906 Skyline Drive, Suite 200, Marion, Illinois 62959
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/26/2001

Hospitals Close To Elk Township, Illinois

Marshall Browning Hospital


     Address: 900 North Washington Street, Du Quoin, Illinois 62832
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Joseph Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2 South Hospital Drive, Murphysboro, Illinois 62966
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Pinckneyville Community Hospital


     Address: 101 N Walnut, Pinckneyville, Illinois 62274
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Memorial Hospital Of Carbondale


     Address: 405 W Jackson, Carbondale, Illinois 62902
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Herrin Hospital


     Address: 201 S 14th St, Herrin, Illinois 62948
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Elk Township, Illinois

Fair Acres Nursing Home


     Address: 514 East Jackson, Du Quoin, Illinois 62832
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 59%

Fairview Nursing Center


     Address: 602 East Jackson, Du Quoin, Illinois 62832
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Rehab & Care Ctr - Jackson Co


     Address: 1441 North 14th Street, Murphysboro, Illinois 62966
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 135
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Pinckneyville Com Hsp Snf


     Address: 101 North Walnut, Pinckneyville, Illinois 62274
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Oak Grove Rehab & Skilled Care


     Address: 120 North Tower Road, Carbondale, Illinois 62901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 42%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Elk Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 155 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Elk Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 190
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Jackson County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 55.37%
  • Bush & Cheney 43.33%
  • Other 1.31%



(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 Elk Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Jackson County, IL

10.95 % of Jackson County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $21,966

Illinois Average 5.66 %

1.05 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $4,677

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Williamson County , IL 1.23 % ($25,626 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.79 % ($16,550 AGI )
  • Perry County , IL 0.38 % ($23,611 AGI )

Relocation away from Jackson County, IL

11.75 % of Jackson 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 $26,132

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.11 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $24,048

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Williamson County , IL 1.46 % ($30,691 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.99 % ($16,594 AGI )
  • Perry County , IL 0.43 % ($23,821 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 Elk Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Elk 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)



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