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Demographics Analysis

The people of Garfield 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
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 41

5 to 9 years : 41

10 to 14 years : 60

15 to 17 years : 23

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 5

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 56

25 to 29 years : 65

30 to 34 years : 45

35 to 39 years : 45

40 to 44 years : 48

45 to 49 years : 88

50 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 19

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 47

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 7

80 to 84 years : 2

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 9 years : 54

10 to 14 years : 30

15 to 17 years : 20

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 3

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 29

25 to 29 years : 65

30 to 34 years : 52

35 to 39 years : 29

40 to 44 years : 45

45 to 49 years : 33

50 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 68

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 18

65 and 66 years : 26

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 21

75 to 79 years : 29

80 to 84 years : 26

85 years and over : 20


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 576

Multiple ancestry : 657

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 15

Ancestry not reported : 186


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,384

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 6

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 22

Not a U.S. citizen : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 83

5 to 17 years : 228

18 to 24 years : 112

25 to 34 years : 227

35 to 44 years : 167

45 to 54 years : 164

55 to 59 years : 126

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 37

65 to 74 years : 152

75 years and over : 90

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 83

5 to 17 years : 220

18 to 24 years : 105

25 to 34 years : 208

35 to 44 years : 143

45 to 54 years : 112

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 109

75 years and over : 86

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 9

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 25

75 years and over : 4

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 : 3

55 to 59 years : 3

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 : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 10

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 8

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 18

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 649

Female : 590

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 71

Female : 74

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 6

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 25

Female : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,221

Born in other state in the United States : 145

Native: born outside the United States : 6

Foreign born : 29


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 264

Now married, except separated : 518

Divorced : 113

Separated : 9

Widowed : 75

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 16

Now married, except separated : 93

Divorced : 31

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 28

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,309

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 20

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Garfield Township, Illinois

  • German: 354   (19.6%)
  • Irish: 291   (16.1%)
  • Italian: 255   (14.1%)
  • English: 170   (9.4%)
  • Norwegian: 109   (6.0%)
  • Other Groups: 86   (4.8%)
  • Polish: 81   (4.5%)
  • Danish: 77   (4.3%)
  • United States Or American: 72   (4.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 70   (3.9%)
  • Swedish: 46   (2.5%)
  • Scottish: 37   (2.0%)
  • Dutch: 28   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 25   (1.4%)
  • Croatian: 23   (1.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 14   (0.8%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 13   (0.7%)
  • Czech: 11   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 8   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 6   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.2%)
  • Slovene: 4   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 2   (0.1%)
  • European: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Garfield Township, Illinois is 1,434



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Garfield Township, Illinois: 751
Female Population in Garfield Township, Illinois: 683


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Garfield Township, Illinois: 36.6
Median Female Resident Age in Garfield Township, Illinois: 41.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Garfield Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

37.1

Male

36.6

Female

37.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

21.3

Male

22.0

Female

21.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

46.5

Male

0.0

Female

46.5

Asian


Both sexes

57.0

Male

0.0

Female

57.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.5

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.8

Male

10.5

Female

15.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.9

Male

19.2

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.8

Male

37.4

Female

38.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Garfield Township, Illinois


  • White: 1,401
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 8
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 24
  • Two or More Races: 1



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (1.96%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 20   (4.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (1.74%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (2.39%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (3.26%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (2.61%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 198   (43.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 50   (10.87%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 59   (12.83%)
  • Associate Degree: 40   (8.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 32   (6.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (1.3%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (3.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (1.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 21   (4.01%)
  • 11th Grade: 23   (4.39%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (3.05%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 211   (40.27%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 61   (11.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 72   (13.74%)
  • Associate Degree: 40   (7.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 35   (6.68%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (3.05%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.38%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Garfield Township, Illinois

  • Gardner Ccsd 72c


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 347, Gardner, IL 60424, Phone: (815) 237-2313, Students: 264 )

  • Gardner S Wilmington Twp Hsd 73


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 257, Gardner, IL 60424, Phone: (815) 237-2176, Students: 245 )

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

  • Gardner Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 347, Gardner, IL 60424, Phone: (815) 237-2313, Students: 264 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Garfield Township, Illinois

  • Gardner-south Wilmington Twp H S


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 257, Gardner, IL 60424, Phone: (815) 237-2176, Students: 245 )



Museums Near Garfield Township, Illinois


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Garfield Township, Illinois


Cemetery


(1) Goodfarm Cemetery   (2) Grand Prairie Lutheran Cemetery  

Church


(1) Prairie Church   (2) Trinity Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Garfield   (2) Township Of Goodfarm  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 227  

School


(1) Danish School   (2) Goodfarm School   (3) Maher School   (4) Munson School   (5) Stamm School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Garfield Township, Illinois

60424 (pop. 2,311)


Cities Nearby Garfield Township, Illinois

Gardner Village, IL  (pop. 1,308) 1.0 Miles
South Wilmington Village, IL  (pop. 649) 2.4 Miles
Greenfield Township, IL  (pop. 951) 2.8 Miles
East Brooklyn Village, IL  (pop. 109) 3.0 Miles
Braceville Village, IL  (pop. 857) 4.5 Miles
Goodfarm Township, IL  (pop. 315) 4.9 Miles
Braceville Township, IL  (pop. 5,687) 5.7 Miles
Godley Village, IL  (pop. 928) 5.8 Miles
Mazon Township, IL  (pop. 1,423) 6.6 Miles
Reddick Village, IL  (pop. 235) 6.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Garfield Township, Illinois

815



Elevation in Garfield Township, Illinois is 594.0 ft. (181.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Garfield Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.176728 N        Long: -88.322571 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 46   (6.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 39   (5.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 69   (9.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 102   (14.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 68   (9.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 90   (12.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 53   (7.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 58   (8.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 24   (3.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 19   (2.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 6   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 67   (9.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 73   (10.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 537

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 75

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 4

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 4

Walked : 5

Other means : 20

Worked at home : 13


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 52

5 to 9 minutes : 74

10 to 14 minutes : 44

15 to 19 minutes : 59

20 to 24 minutes : 76

25 to 29 minutes : 36

30 to 34 minutes : 110

35 to 39 minutes : 37

40 to 44 minutes : 18

45 to 59 minutes : 84

60 to 89 minutes : 55

90 or more minutes : 4


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 171

No Social Security income : 409


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 145

No retirement income : 435


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 19

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 36

$60,000 to $74,999 : 85

$75,000 to $99,999 : 64

$100,000 to $124,999 : 61

$125,000 to $149,999 : 15

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $66,176


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Garfield Township, Illinois

  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Sca License Corporation)
  • WSPL (1250 AM; 0.5 kW; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKAN (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Bradley, IL; Owner: Staradio)
  • WJOL (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WCMY (1430 AM; 0.5 kW; Wedron, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WWHN (1510 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Hawkins Broadcasting Company)
  • WCSJ (1550 AM; 0.25 kW; Morris, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 1.5 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Garfield Township, Illinois

  • WRXQ (100.7 FM; Braidwood, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WCSJ-FM (103.1 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCFL (104.7 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Illinois District Council Of Assembl)
  • WYKT (105.5 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • WAWF (88.3 FM; Aroma Park, IL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; Fairbury, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; Pontiac, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Minooka, IL; Owner: Ocean Side Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCSF (88.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: College Of St. Francis)
  • WEGN (88.7 FM; Kankakee, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WOTW (88.9 FM; Monee, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Cultural Renewal Radio, Ua)
  • WONU (89.7 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Olivet Nazarene University)
  • WBEQ (90.7 FM; Mazon, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Kankakee Community College)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Kankakee Community College)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WKIF (92.7 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Wkif, Inc.)
  • WVLI (95.1 FM; Aroma Park, IL; Owner: Milner Broadcasting Company)
  • WRKX (95.3 FM; Ottawa, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WJDK-FM (95.7 FM; Verona, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc)
  • WKOT (96.5 FM; Grand Ridge, IL; Owner: La Salle County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WSTQ (97.7 FM; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; Dwight, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WRZA (99.9 FM; Peotone, IL; Owner: Wclr, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Garfield Township, Illinois

  • 960920WE (Channel 54; Bradley, IL; Owner: On-line Public Ed. Network)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Garfield Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 73  (18.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 37  (9.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 24  (6.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 123  (31.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 104  (30.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 65  (19.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 140  (40.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 48 Farms In Garfield Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Garfield Township, Illinois

Standard Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 38

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Garfield Township, Illinois

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 25.7 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Lewis University


    (about 32.0 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 32.0 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 41.8 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 42.5 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 44.8 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Du Page County


    (about 51.2 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Chicago Midway International


    (about 51.4 miles in Bedford Park, Illinois; Airport Code: MDW)

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 55.8 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 56.0 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Garfield Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.14%

Carpooled

12.23%

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

0.27%

Bicycle

0.27%

Walked

2.75%

Other Means

0.69%

Worked At Home

1.65%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 320

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 33

Female householder, no husband present : 25

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 150

Householder not living alone : 52


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 30

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 15

All other households : 532


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 297

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 33

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 112

Renter-occupied housing units : 90


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 21

$10,000 to $14,999 : 33

$15,000 to $19,999 : 43

$20,000 to $24,999 : 38

$25,000 to $29,999 : 37

$30,000 to $34,999 : 25

$35,000 to $39,999 : 28

$40,000 to $44,999 : 26

$45,000 to $49,999 : 7

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $74,999 : 100

$75,000 to $99,999 : 82

$100,000 to $124,999 : 68

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Total : 624


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 580

Vacant : 44


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 10

Built 2000 to 2004 : 35

Built 1990 to 1999 : 40

Built 1980 to 1989 : 38

Built 1970 to 1979 : 105

Built 1960 to 1969 : 63

Built 1950 to 1959 : 73

Built 1940 to 1949 : 48

Built 1939 or earlier : 212


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 456

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 24

Electricity : 91

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Garfield Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $69,999 : 8

$70,000 to $79,999 : 11

$80,000 to $89,999 : 20

$90,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 68

$125,000 to $149,999 : 114

$150,000 to $174,999 : 59

$175,000 to $199,999 : 34

$200,000 to $249,999 : 55

$250,000 to $299,999 : 8

$300,000 to $399,999 : 29

$400,000 to $499,999 : 3

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Garfield 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 : 16

Home equity loan only : 51

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 224

Housing units without a mortgage : 163


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $309,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $179,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $184,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $143,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $169,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $131,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $135,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $123,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Garfield Township, Illinois: 69.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Garfield 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 4 4 $330,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $330,000
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $407,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $407,000
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $633,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $633,000
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $375,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $375,000
2003        
  Single Family 5 5 $706,276
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $706,276
2004        
  Single Family 4 4 $457,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $457,500
2005        
  Single Family 3 3 $442,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $442,500
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $100,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $100,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Garfield Township, IL): $43,393
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Garfield Township): $97,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Garfield Township): $523
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Garfield Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 75.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.9%
Electricity: 17.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Garfield Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Garfield Township, Illinois

Quality Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 1802 N. Division St. Ste. 222, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/28/1983

Advantage Home Health Care In


     Address: 23950 Northern Illinois Drive, Channahon, Illinois 60410
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/6/1996

R.m.c. Home Health Care


     Address: 350 North Wall Street Ll100, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/16/1985

Provena Home Health Kankakee


     Address: 179 E Bethel Drive, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 7/28/1972

Mjm Health Agency, Inc


     Address: 97 Infantry Drive, Joliet, Illinois 60435
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/2/2007

Hospitals Close To Garfield Township, Illinois

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers


     Address: 150 W High St, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Provena St Marys Hospital


     Address: 500 W Court St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Riverside Medical Center


     Address: 350 N Wall St, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Provena St Joseph Medical Center


     Address: 333 N Madison, Joliet, Illinois 60435
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Silver Cross Hospital


     Address: 1200 Maple Rd, Joliet, Illinois 60432
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Garfield Township, Illinois

Heritage Manor-dwight


     Address: 300 East Mazon Avenue, Dwight, Illinois 60420
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Embassy Health Care Center


     Address: 555 West Kahler, Wilmington, Illinois 60481
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 141
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Walnut Grove Village


     Address: 1095 Twilight Drive, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Morris Hc & Rehab Center


     Address: 1338 Clay Street, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Manorcare At Kankakee


     Address: 900 West River Place, Kankakee, Illinois 60901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Garfield Township, Illinois

Name: Braidwood
Address: RR1, Box 84; Braceville, IL 60407
Distance: 4 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Garfield Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 240
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 65
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Grundy County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.68%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.47%
  • Other 0.86%



(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 Garfield Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Grundy County, IL

11.29 % of Grundy County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $48,330

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Will County , IL 4.70 % ($49,596 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 2.38 % ($48,442 AGI )
  • Du Page County , IL 0.77 % ($50,236 AGI )

Relocation away from Grundy County, IL

7.86 % of Grundy 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 $43,914

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Will County , IL 2.46 % ($42,728 AGI )
  • La Salle County , IL 0.71 % ($40,477 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.65 % ($37,233 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 Garfield Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Garfield Township, Illinois

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Damage
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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 Garfield 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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