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Demographics Analysis

The people of Foster 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
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 146

5 to 9 years : 113

10 to 14 years : 64

15 to 17 years : 135

18 and 19 years : 41

20 years : 0

21 years : 23

22 to 24 years : 68

25 to 29 years : 56

30 to 34 years : 74

35 to 39 years : 133

40 to 44 years : 173

45 to 49 years : 181

50 to 54 years : 190

55 to 59 years : 218

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 60

65 and 66 years : 52

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 77

75 to 79 years : 38

80 to 84 years : 31

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 122

5 to 9 years : 73

10 to 14 years : 45

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 49

20 years : 0

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 32

25 to 29 years : 52

30 to 34 years : 79

35 to 39 years : 133

40 to 44 years : 106

45 to 49 years : 189

50 to 54 years : 288

55 to 59 years : 118

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 80

65 and 66 years : 47

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 124

75 to 79 years : 44

80 to 84 years : 32

85 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,828

Multiple ancestry : 1,469

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 43

Ancestry not reported : 331


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,620

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 : 51

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 268

5 to 17 years : 430

18 to 24 years : 230

25 to 34 years : 261

35 to 44 years : 545

45 to 54 years : 848

55 to 59 years : 336

60 and 61 years : 125

62 to 64 years : 140

65 to 74 years : 332

75 years and over : 156

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 228

5 to 17 years : 293

18 to 24 years : 216

25 to 34 years : 235

35 to 44 years : 415

45 to 54 years : 654

55 to 59 years : 255

60 and 61 years : 87

62 to 64 years : 120

65 to 74 years : 241

75 years and over : 100

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 40

5 to 17 years : 137

18 to 24 years : 14

25 to 34 years : 26

35 to 44 years : 130

45 to 54 years : 175

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 38

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 91

75 years and over : 45

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 : 19

55 to 59 years : 21

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,489

Female : 1,355

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 454

Female : 322

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 21

Female : 30


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 2,759

Born in other state in the United States : 747

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 314

Now married, except separated : 1,806

Divorced : 199

Separated : 0

Widowed : 93

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 94

Now married, except separated : 384

Divorced : 100

Separated : 0

Widowed : 67

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 : 40

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,304

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 40


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Foster Township, Illinois

  • German: 1,473   (33.9%)
  • Irish: 628   (14.4%)
  • English: 490   (11.3%)
  • United States Or American: 410   (9.4%)
  • Other Groups: 315   (7.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 235   (5.4%)
  • Italian: 184   (4.2%)
  • Dutch: 101   (2.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 95   (2.2%)
  • Polish: 81   (1.9%)
  • Welsh: 56   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 48   (1.1%)
  • European: 41   (0.9%)
  • Russian: 38   (0.9%)
  • Swedish: 24   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 23   (0.5%)
  • Belgian: 23   (0.5%)
  • British: 13   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 13   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Bulgarian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Croatian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Foster Township, Illinois is 3,671



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Foster Township, Illinois: 1,964
Female Population in Foster Township, Illinois: 1,707


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Foster Township, Illinois: 44.4
Median Female Resident Age in Foster Township, Illinois: 48.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Foster Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

46.4

Male

46.1

Female

46.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

41.5

Male

39.5

Female

44.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

46.0

Male

46.5

Female

45.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

22.0

Female

42.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

27.5

Male

16.0

Female

27.5

Other


Both sexes

22.5

Male

21.5

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.8

Male

19.5

Female

22.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.3

Male

20.7

Female

23.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.6

Male

46.3

Female

46.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Foster Township, Illinois


  • White: 3,517
  • African American: 17
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 49
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 88



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (0.85%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (0.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 32   (2.26%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (0.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 26   (1.84%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 507   (35.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 117   (8.27%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 286   (20.23%)
  • Associate Degree: 130   (9.19%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 193   (13.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 29   (2.05%)
  • Professional School Degree: 47   (3.32%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.64%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.21%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 9   (0.63%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (0.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 27   (1.9%)
  • 10th Grade: 32   (2.26%)
  • 11th Grade: 22   (1.55%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 39   (2.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 454   (32.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 171   (12.06%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 246   (17.35%)
  • Associate Degree: 82   (5.78%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 230   (16.22%)
  • Master's Degree: 48   (3.39%)
  • Professional School Degree: 41   (2.89%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Foster Township, Illinois

  • Alton Cusd 11


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 9028, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 474-2600, Students: 6,798 )

  • J B Johnson Career Development


    ( Location: 4200 Humbert Rd, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2153, )

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

  • East Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1035 Washington Ave, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2130, Students: 863 )

  • West Elementary School


    ( Grades: 2-5, Location: 1513 State St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2134, Students: 597 )

  • Horace Mann Elem School


    ( Grades: 2-9, Location: 2708 Edwards St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2070, Students: 394 )

  • J B Johnson Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 1043 Tremont St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2157, Students: 372 )

  • Eunice Smith Elem School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 2400 Henry St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2077, Students: 304 )

  • Mark Twain Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 907 Milton Rd, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2083, Students: 277 )

  • Lovejoy Elem School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 1043 Tremont, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2057, Students: 272 )

  • Motivational Achievemnt Center


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 2512 Amelia St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2063, Students: 43 )

  • Madison Co Educ Therapy Pgm


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: 1020 State St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-4451, Students: 40 )

  • J B Johnson Career Development


    ( Location: 4200 Humbert Rd, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2153, )

  • East Elementary School


    ( Location: 1035 Washington Ave, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2130, )

  • Alton Middle School


    ( Location: 2200 College Ave, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 474-2200, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Foster Township, Illinois

  • Alton High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4200 Humbert Rd, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 474-2700, Students: 2,160 )

  • Cntr For Ed Oppor


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1020 Main St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-4415, Students: 34 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Foster Township, Illinois

  • Calc Institute Of Technology


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 117; Location: 35a E Center Dr, Alton, IL 62002, Web: http://www.calc4it.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Foster Township, Illinois

  • St Mary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 536 E 3rd Street, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-8523, Students: 304 )

  • Ss Peter & Paul Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 801 State Street, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-8711, Students: 163 )

  • Mississippi Valley Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2009 Seminary Street, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 462-1071, Students: 132 )

  • Westminster Christian Academy-river Bend


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1145 College Avenue, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-1918, Students: 100 )

  • Catholic Childrens Home


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 1400 State Street, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-3594, Students: 99 )

  • Toddle Towne Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 3839 Humbert Road, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 462-8852, Students: 13 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Foster Township, Illinois

  • Downtown Library


    326 Belle Street, Alton, IL 62002

  • Genealogy And Local History Library


    401 State Street, Alton, IL 62002

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Foster Township, Illinois

  • Hayner Public Library District


    132 Alton Square, Alton, IL 62002

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Foster Township, Illinois


  • Alton Area Historical Society


    Po Box 971, Alton, IL 62002

  • Alton Historical Society


    Po Box 536, Alton, NH 03809

  • Alton Museum Of History & Art Inc Amha


    2809 College Ave, Alton, IL 62002
    http://www.altonmuseum.com

  • Gilman Museum


    123 Main St, Alton, NH 03809

  • Riverbend Tenth Annniversary 9-11 Memorial Service


    2410 State St, Alton, IL 62002

  • Southern Virginia Botanical Gardens & Invironmental Educatio


    1015 Henry Brandon Road Ext, Alton, VA 24520

  • Uss Franklin Cv 13 Museum


    1806 State St, Alton, IL 62002

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Foster Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Alton Memorial Hospital Heliport   (2) Hammet Airport Historical   (3) Saint Anthonys Heliport   (4) Saint Clares Hospital Heliport  

Building


(1) Alton City Hall   (2) Alton Fire Department   (3) Alton Fire Department Station 2   (4) Eunice C Smith Rest Home   (5) Fosterburg Fire Protection District Station 1   (6) Fosterburg Fire Protection District Station 2   (7) Fosterburg Town Hall   (8) Hayner Public Library   (9) Lifestar Ambulance Service   (10) Loretta Home For Working Girls  

Cemetery


(1) Alton National Cemetery   (2) Alton State Hospital Cemetery   (3) Ingersol Cemetery   (4) Lovejoy Memorial Cemetery   (5) Oakwood Cemetery   (6) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (7) Salem Baptist Church Cemetery  

Church


(1) Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (2) Alton Pentecostal Church   (3) Berea Lutheran Church   (4) Brown Street Baptist Church   (5) Calvary Southern Baptist Church   (6) Calvary Temple Assembly Of God Church   (7) Campbell Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (8) Central Avenue Church Of Christ   (9) Cherry Street Baptist Church   (10) Church Of God In Christ   (11) College Avenue Presbyterian Church   (12) First Baptist Church   (13) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (14) First Church Of God   (15) First Congregational Church   (16) First Presbyterian Church   (17) First Southern Baptist Church   (18) First Unitarian Church   (19) Free Methodist Church   (20) Grace United Methodist Church   (21) Main Street United Methodist Church   (22) Metropolitan United Methodist Church   (23) North Alton General Baptist Church   (24) Pentecostal Power Church   (25) Saint Johns Baptist Church   (26) Saint Marys Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church   (27) Saint Patricks Roman Catholic Church   (28) Saint Pauls Episcopal Church   (29) Saint Peter And Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church   (30) Salem Church   (31) Sanford Avenue Baptist Church   (32) Tabernacle Baptist Church   (33) Trinity Lutheran Church   (34) Twelfth Street Presbyterian Church   (35) Union Baptist Church   (36) Upper Alton Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Alton   (2) Township Of Alton   (3) Township Of Foster  

Dam


(1) Alton Twin Lakes South Dam   (2) Downing Pond Dam  

Hospital


(1) Alton Memorial Hospital   (2) Alton Orthopedic Clinic   (3) Saint Anthony S Health Center   (4) Saint Charles Hospital   (5) Saint Clares Hospital   (6) Saint Joseph Hospital  

Locale


(1) Alton Municipal Golf Course   (2) Alton Square Shopping Center   (3) State House Square  

Mine


(1) Alby Quarry  

Park


(1) Haskell Park   (2) Lovejoy State Memorial   (3) Public Square   (4) Riverfront Park   (5) Rock Springs Park   (6) Salu Park   (7) Seminary Square  

Populated Place


(1) Alton   (2) Milton   (3) Sloan   (4) Upper Alton   (5) Woods  

Post Office


(1) Upper Alton Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Alton Lake   (2) Alton Twin Lakes South Lake   (3) Downing Pond   (4) Pool 26  

School


(1) Alton School Of Practical Nursing Historical   (2) Alton Senior High School   (3) Bockstruck School Historical   (4) Central Junior High School   (5) Douglas Public School Historical   (6) Dunbar Public School Historical   (7) East Middle School   (8) Eunice Smith Elementary School   (9) Garfield Public School Historical   (10) Horace Mann Elementary School   (11) Humboldt Public School Historical   (12) Immaculate Conception School   (13) Ingersoll School Historical   (14) James Center Motivational Achievement   (15) Lincoln Public School Historical   (16) Lovejoy Elementary School   (17) Lowell Public School Historical   (18) Marquette High School   (19) Milton Public School Historical   (20) Mississippi Valley Christian School   (21) Saint Patricks School   (22) Sherry School Historical   (23) Southern Illinois University-alton Campus   (24) Thomas Jefferson Elementary School   (25) Union School Historical   (26) Werts School Historical   (27) Western Military Academy Historical   (28) Woods School  

Stream


(1) Black Creek   (2) Coal Branch   (3) Honeycut Branch   (4) Lick Branch   (5) Rock Creek   (6) Shields Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Foster Township, Illinois

62002 (pop. 34,062)


Cities Nearby Foster Township, Illinois

Bethalto Village, IL  (pop. 9,846) 4.4 Miles
Rosewood Heights Cdp, IL  (pop. 4,232) 4.4 Miles
East Alton Village, IL  (pop. 6,574) 4.7 Miles
Alton City, IL  (pop. 27,433) 4.8 Miles
Alton Township, IL  (pop. 27,433) 4.8 Miles
Wood River Township, IL  (pop. 31,161) 5.3 Miles
Godfrey Township, IL  (pop. 17,397) 5.5 Miles
Godfrey Village, IL  (pop. 17,397) 5.5 Miles
Brighton Township, IL  (pop. 4,215) 5.9 Miles
Wood River City, IL  (pop. 10,999) 6.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Foster Township, Illinois

618



Elevation in Foster Township, Illinois is 535.0 ft. (163.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Foster Township, Illinois

Lat: 38.951575 N        Long: -90.100406 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 41   (2.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 72   (3.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 48   (2.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 312   (15.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 207   (10.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 270   (13.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 315   (15.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 233   (11.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 108   (5.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 110   (5.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 31   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 13   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 177   (8.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 106   (5.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,777

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 86

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 17

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 : 10

Other means : 16

Worked at home : 26


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 38

5 to 9 minutes : 74

10 to 14 minutes : 263

15 to 19 minutes : 268

20 to 24 minutes : 360

25 to 29 minutes : 164

30 to 34 minutes : 141

35 to 39 minutes : 79

40 to 44 minutes : 149

45 to 59 minutes : 217

60 to 89 minutes : 102

90 or more minutes : 51


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 422

No Social Security income : 1,117


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 356

No retirement income : 1,183


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 14

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 40

$25,000 to $29,999 : 15

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 46

$40,000 to $44,999 : 37

$45,000 to $49,999 : 77

$50,000 to $59,999 : 93

$60,000 to $74,999 : 234

$75,000 to $99,999 : 279

$100,000 to $124,999 : 160

$125,000 to $149,999 : 97

$150,000 to $199,999 : 56

$200,000 or more : 47


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $76,436


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Foster Township, Illinois

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50.0 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Bdj Radio Enterprises, Llc)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 0.5 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Bdj Radio Enterprises, Llc)
  • WRYT (1080 AM; 0.5 kW; Edwardsville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50.0 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10.0 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Big Stick Three, Llc)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 6.5 kW; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Big Stick Three, Llc)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 4.6 kW; Brentwood, MO; Owner: Bott Communications, Inc.)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; North County, MO; Owner: Simmons Austin, Ls, Llc)
  • KHOJ (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Charles, MO; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • KHOJ (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Charles, MO; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • WJBM (1480 AM; 0.5 kW; Jerseyville, IL; Owner: Dj Two Rivers Radio, Inc.)
  • WFFX (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Simmons Austin, Ls, Llc)
  • WBGZ (1570 AM; 1.0 kW; Godfrey, IL; Owner: Metroplex Communications, Inc.)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 6.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Ktrs-am License, L.l.c.)
  • KFNS (590 AM; 1.0 kW; Cottage Hills, IL; Owner: Big Stick One, Llc)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5.0 kW; Madison, IL; Owner: Wmuz Radio, Inc.)
  • KSTL (690 AM; 1.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Wmuz Radio, Inc.)
  • WEW (770 AM; 1.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WEW (770 AM; 10.0 kW; Caseyville, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Lutheran Church-missouri Synod)
  • WGNU (920 AM; 0.5 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: 920 Am, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Foster Township, Illinois

  • KATZ-FM (100.3 FM; Godfrey, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KATZ-FM (100.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WMVN (101.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WMVN (101.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Inc.)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WHHL (104.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Radio One Licenses, Llc)
  • KMJM-FM (104.9 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WAOX (105.3 FM; Mount Olive, IL; Owner: Talley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WARH (106.5 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; Edwardsville, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees, Southern Illinois University)
  • KCLC (89.1 FM; Saint Charles, MO; Owner: Lindenwood College)
  • KCFV (89.5 FM; Ferguson, MO; Owner: St. Louis Community College)
  • WARW (89.5 FM; Bunker Hill, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WCBW-FM (89.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: New Life Evangelistic)
  • WLCA (89.9 FM; Godfrey, IL; Owner: Lewis & Clark Community College)
  • KRHS (90.1 FM; Breckenridge Hills, MO; Owner: Ritenour Consolidated School Dist.)
  • KWUR (90.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: The Washington University)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: The Curators Of The University Of Missouri)
  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • WFUN-FM (95.5 FM; Florissant, MO; Owner: Radio One Licenses, Llc)
  • WOLG (95.9 FM; Carlinville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Inc.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: The Lutheran Church-missouri Synod)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Foster Township, Illinois

  • KTVI (Channel 2; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Kdnl Licensee, Llc)
  • KSDK (Channel 5; Affton, MO; Owner: Multimedia Ksdk, Inc.)
  • KETC (Channel 9; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: St. Louis Regional & Educational Public Tv Commission)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Foster Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 300  (25.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 90  (7.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 236  (20.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 288  (24.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 386  (38.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 203  (20.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 345  (34.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Foster Township, Illinois

Rail Station(s)


    3400 College Ave.
    Alton, Illinois 62002

(updated 2008)



There are 102 Farms In Foster Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Foster Township, Illinois

U.s. Bank National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Liberty Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $288.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 92

Cnb Bank And Trust, N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $751k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 13

Associated Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $25.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 236

The Bank Of Edwardsville - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 18

Carrollton Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Foster Township, Illinois

  • St. Louis Regional


    (about 5.0 miles in East Alton, Illinois; Airport Code: ALN)

  • Lambert-St. Louis International


    (about 20.0 miles in Lambert Airport, Missouri; Airport Code: STL)

  • Bi-State Parks


    (about 26.4 miles in Cahokia, Illinois; Airport Code: CPS)

  • Scott AFB


    (about 31.3 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Scott AFB/MidAmerica


    (about 31.5 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Spirit of St. Louis


    (about 35.7 miles in Chesterfield, Missouri; Airport Code: SUS)

  • Washington Regional


    (about 54.3 miles in Dutzow, Missouri; Airport Code: MO2)

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 57.3 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Foster Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.69%

Carpooled

7.07%

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

0.18%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.46%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.59%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,111

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 19

Female householder, no husband present : 94

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 266

Householder not living alone : 49


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 17

All other households : 1,499


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,097

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 74

Renter-occupied housing units : 20

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 293

Renter-occupied housing units : 22


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 41

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 53

$20,000 to $24,999 : 51

$25,000 to $29,999 : 49

$30,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $39,999 : 46

$40,000 to $44,999 : 37

$45,000 to $49,999 : 165

$50,000 to $59,999 : 103

$60,000 to $74,999 : 263

$75,000 to $99,999 : 295

$100,000 to $124,999 : 166

$125,000 to $149,999 : 97

$150,000 to $199,999 : 56

$200,000 or more : 47


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Total : 1,591


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,539

Vacant : 52


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 26

Built 2000 to 2004 : 103

Built 1990 to 1999 : 296

Built 1980 to 1989 : 194

Built 1970 to 1979 : 287

Built 1960 to 1969 : 289

Built 1950 to 1959 : 165

Built 1940 to 1949 : 137

Built 1939 or earlier : 94


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 521

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 319

Electricity : 568

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 28

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 30

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 58

No fuel used : 15


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Foster Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 12

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 34

$70,000 to $79,999 : 53

$80,000 to $89,999 : 53

$90,000 to $99,999 : 119

$100,000 to $124,999 : 172

$125,000 to $149,999 : 195

$150,000 to $174,999 : 216

$175,000 to $199,999 : 69

$200,000 to $249,999 : 251

$250,000 to $299,999 : 143

$300,000 to $399,999 : 38

$400,000 to $499,999 : 69

$500,000 to $749,999 : 16

$750,000 to $999,999 : 10

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Foster 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 : 102

Home equity loan only : 173

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 779

Housing units without a mortgage : 429


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $275,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $267,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $231,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $167,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $148,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $114,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $131,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $104,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $156,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Foster Township, Illinois: 79.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Foster 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 12 12 $1,357,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 18 $900,000
  Total

13 30 $2,257,000
2000        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,682,000
  Two Family 1 2 $52,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 60 $3,760,400
  Total

16 74 $5,494,400
2001        
  Single Family 10 10 $883,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 16 $510,400
  Total

12 26 $1,394,000
2002        
  Single Family 7 7 $700,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 7 42 $3,400,000
  Total

14 49 $4,100,000
2003        
  Single Family 5 5 $493,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 38 $1,488,000
  Total

7 43 $1,981,000
2004        
  Single Family 23 23 $2,340,740
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 16 $640,000
  Total

25 39 $2,980,740
2005        
  Single Family 48 48 $4,331,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 20 $300,000
  Total

49 68 $4,631,000
2006        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,132,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 92 $5,800,000
  Total

12 103 $6,932,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Foster Township, IL): $56,474
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Foster Township): $120,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Foster Township): $621
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Foster Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 40.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 22.8%
Electricity: 29.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 4.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
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 Foster Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Foster Township, Illinois

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 288 $1,131,905 36 $10,288 954 $47,163 $10.78
Financial Administration 11 $38,433 0 $0 0 $41,927 --
Other Government Administration 25 $71,601 1 $354 35 $34,368 $10.11
Police Protection - Officers 72 $329,011 0 $0 0 $54,835 --
Police - Other 20 $63,276 0 $0 0 $37,966 --
Firefighters 64 $286,430 0 $0 0 $53,706 --
Fire - Other 1 $3,126 0 $0 0 $37,512 --
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 26 $87,847 0 $0 0 $40,545 --
Health 1 $4,339 0 $0 0 $52,068 --
Solid Waste Management 2 $6,219 0 $0 0 $37,314 --
Sewerage 21 $75,276 0 $0 0 $43,015 --
Parks and Recreation 24 $83,100 33 $9,237 879 $41,550 $10.51
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3 $13,935 0 $0 0 $55,740 --
Natural Resources 2 $6,394 0 $0 0 $38,364 --
Other and Unallocable 16 $62,917 2 $697 40 $47,188 $17.43

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Foster Township, Illinois

Vna Tip Homecare


     Address: 200 N. Center Drive, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Rosewood Home Health Services


     Address: #10 Sunset Hills Professional Centre Rte 157, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/10/1997

Gateway Regional Medical Cente


     Address: 2100 Madison Avenue, Granite City, Illinois 62040
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/26/2002

Med-staff Home Health, Llc


     Address: 11901 Olive Blvd Suite 217, Saint Louis, Missouri 63141
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/21/2003

Courier Healthcare Systems Inc


     Address: 10420 Old Olive Road, Suite 101, Saint Louis, Missouri 63141
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/27/1995

Hospitals Close To Foster Township, Illinois

Alton Memorial Hospital


     Address: One Memorial Drive, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint Anthony's Health Center


     Address: St Anthony's Way, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Christian Hospital Northwest


     Address: 1225 Graham Road, Florissant, Missouri 63031
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Gateway Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2100 Madison Avenue, Granite City, Illinois 62040
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

St Alexius Hospital


     Address: 3933 S Broadway, Saint Louis, Missouri 63118
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Foster Township, Illinois

Eunice C Smith Nursing Home


     Address: 1251 College Avenue, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 93%

St Anthony's Hospital Snu


     Address: St Anthony's Way, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 23
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Eldercare Of Alton


     Address: 3523 Wickenhauser, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 131
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Alton Mem Hsp Hatch Sk N W


     Address: One Memorial Drive, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 19
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Rosewood Care Center Of Alton


     Address: 3490 Humbert Road, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: Not Avai%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Foster Township, Illinois

Name: Callaway
Address: PO Box 620; Callaway, MO 65251
Distance: 100 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Foster Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 4,160
    Disabled Workers: 1,190
    Widowers Workers: 735
    Spouses Workers: 365
    Children Workers: 725


(updated 2007)



Madison County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 51.26%
  • Bush & Cheney 48.02%
  • Other 0.72%



(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 Foster Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Madison County, IL

5.09 % of Madison County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,077

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.10 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,765

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • St Clair County , IL 0.92 % ($36,962 AGI )
  • St Louis County , MO 0.51 % ($45,525 AGI )
  • Macoupin County , IL 0.28 % ($36,507 AGI )

Relocation away from Madison County, IL

5.21 % of Madison 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 $37,778

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,961

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • St Clair County , IL 0.94 % ($32,037 AGI )
  • St Louis County , MO 0.49 % ($36,138 AGI )
  • Macoupin County , IL 0.29 % ($38,793 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 Foster 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 Foster Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Foster Township, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 4 3 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14 14 11 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 16 20 14 9
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 55 72 50 33
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 27 36 40 34
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 94 129 144 125
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 127 91 68 65
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 440 326 245 238
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 292 350 326 309
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,012 1,252 1,173 1,133
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 913 987 861 912
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3,166 3,531 3,098 3,343
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 60 52 43 51
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 208 186 155 187
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 12 11 10 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 42 39 36 11
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 44 38 31 27
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 319 350 310 319
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 181 194 171 173


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



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