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Demographics Analysis

The people of Garrett 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
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 9 years : 38

10 to 14 years : 99

15 to 17 years : 13

18 and 19 years : 37

20 years : 5

21 years : 16

22 to 24 years : 30

25 to 29 years : 17

30 to 34 years : 36

35 to 39 years : 36

40 to 44 years : 26

45 to 49 years : 76

50 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 50

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 13

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 8

80 to 84 years : 13

85 years and over : 13

Female:

Under 5 years : 45

5 to 9 years : 18

10 to 14 years : 61

15 to 17 years : 16

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 13

21 years : 20

22 to 24 years : 31

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 55

35 to 39 years : 4

40 to 44 years : 60

45 to 49 years : 41

50 to 54 years : 52

55 to 59 years : 56

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 35

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 8

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 9

85 years and over : 22


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 689

Multiple ancestry : 226

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 4

Ancestry not reported : 408


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,306

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 : 7

Not a U.S. citizen : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 92

5 to 17 years : 245

18 to 24 years : 162

25 to 34 years : 126

35 to 44 years : 126

45 to 54 years : 216

55 to 59 years : 106

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 55

65 to 74 years : 91

75 years and over : 76

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 84

5 to 17 years : 224

18 to 24 years : 138

25 to 34 years : 118

35 to 44 years : 82

45 to 54 years : 172

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 81

75 years and over : 69

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 1

35 to 44 years : 44

45 to 54 years : 39

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 7

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 : 5

5 to 17 years : 3

18 to 24 years : 1

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 5

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 607

Female : 513

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 81

Female : 105

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 13

Female : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,111

Born in other state in the United States : 183

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 21


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 202

Now married, except separated : 437

Divorced : 106

Separated : 25

Widowed : 71

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 32

Now married, except separated : 112

Divorced : 14

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7

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 : 13

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,010

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 25

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

German:

Speak English "very well" : 151

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Garrett Township, Illinois

  • German: 373   (29.3%)
  • United States Or American: 318   (25.0%)
  • English: 171   (13.4%)
  • Irish: 91   (7.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 75   (5.9%)
  • Other Groups: 70   (5.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 42   (3.3%)
  • Swiss: 37   (2.9%)
  • Scottish: 21   (1.6%)
  • French Canadian: 19   (1.5%)
  • Dutch: 15   (1.2%)
  • Polish: 9   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 9   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 9   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.5%)
  • European: 4   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.2%)
  • British: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Garrett Township, Illinois is 1,327



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Garrett Township, Illinois: 701
Female Population in Garrett Township, Illinois: 626


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Garrett Township, Illinois: 38.3
Median Female Resident Age in Garrett Township, Illinois: 41.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Garrett Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

40.4

Male

40.3

Female

40.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

9.5

Male

21.0

Female

9.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

35.0

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

53.0

Male

44.5

Female

61.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

22.0

Male

31.5

Female

12.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

6.5

Male

2.5

Female

26.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.5

Male

7.5

Female

24.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.7

Male

40.9

Female

40.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Garrett Township, Illinois


  • White: 1,315
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 3
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 9



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.46%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.68%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 39   (8.9%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 12   (2.74%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (2.97%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (2.74%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 223   (50.91%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 49   (11.19%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 35   (7.99%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (4.57%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 25   (5.71%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (1.14%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.43%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (6.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.86%)
  • 10th Grade: 3   (0.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (4.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 20   (4.29%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 241   (51.72%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 38   (8.15%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 34   (7.3%)
  • Associate Degree: 37   (7.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 24   (5.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (1.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.86%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Garrett Township, Illinois

  • Atwood Hammond Cusd 39


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 890, Atwood, IL 61913, Phone: (217) 578-3111, Students: 447 )

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

  • Atwood-hammond Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 860, Atwood, IL 61913, Phone: (217) 578-2220, Students: 325 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Garrett Township, Illinois

  • Atwood Hammond High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 890, Atwood, IL 61913, Phone: (217) 578-2226, Students: 122 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Garrett Township, Illinois

  • Atwood-hammond Public Library District


    123 North Main Street, Atwood, IL 61913

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Garrett Township, Illinois


  • Harris Agriculture Museum


    202 W Locust Ave, Atwood, IL 61913

  • Rawlins County Historical Society


    308 State St, Atwood, KS 67730

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Garrett Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Bragg Landing Strip Historical   (2) Cooch Landing Area   (3) Kamm Airport Historical  

Building


(1) Atwood Fire Protection District  

Cemetery


(1) Antioch Cemetery   (2) Lake Fork Cemetery   (3) Lewis Cemetery   (4) Mackville Cemetery   (5) Moore Cemetery   (6) Taylor Cemetery  

Church


(1) Cartwright United Methodist Church   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) Lake Fork United Church Of Christ   (4) Macedonia Church   (5) United Church Of Atwood  

Civil


(1) Township Of Garrett   (2) Village Of Atwood   (3) Village Of Garrett  

Park


(1) Atwood Park   (2) Richey Park  

Populated Place


(1) Atwood   (2) Chicken Bristle   (3) Garrett   (4) Mackville  

School


(1) Atwood-hammond Elementary School   (2) Atwood-hammond High School   (3) Eureka School  

Stream


(1) Twomile Slough  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Garrett Township, Illinois

61913 (pop. 1,882)


Cities Nearby Garrett Township, Illinois

Garrett Village, IL  (pop. 118) 0.8 Miles
Atwood Village, IL  (pop. 1,097) 2.6 Miles
Unity Township, IL  (pop. 1,305) 5.7 Miles
Bourbon Township, IL  (pop. 3,513) 6.7 Miles
Tuscola Township, IL  (pop. 5,407) 6.8 Miles
Arthur Village, IL  (pop. 2,370) 7.0 Miles
Tuscola City, IL  (pop. 4,336) 7.1 Miles
Lowe Township, IL  (pop. 1,763) 7.3 Miles
Sadorus Township, IL  (pop. 1,221) 8.6 Miles
Hammond Village, IL  (pop. 470) 9.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Garrett Township, Illinois

217



Elevation in Garrett Township, Illinois is 679.0 ft. (207.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Garrett Township, Illinois

Lat: 39.807564 N        Long: -88.415467 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 20   (3.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 29   (4.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 32   (5.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 89   (15.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 61   (10.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 89   (15.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 110   (18.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 19   (3.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 28   (4.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 78   (13.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 415

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 64

In 3-person carpool : 17

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 : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 5

Walked : 14

Other means : 21

Worked at home : 31


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 32

5 to 9 minutes : 69

10 to 14 minutes : 117

15 to 19 minutes : 108

20 to 24 minutes : 38

25 to 29 minutes : 15

30 to 34 minutes : 30

35 to 39 minutes : 30

40 to 44 minutes : 26

45 to 59 minutes : 50

60 to 89 minutes : 21

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 164

No Social Security income : 360


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 64

No retirement income : 460


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 39

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 49

$35,000 to $39,999 : 30

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 44

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $74,999 : 64

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,063


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Garrett Township, Illinois

  • WDZ (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; 5.0 kW; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WEIC (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Charleston, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois Christian Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WDWS (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Champaign, IL; Owner: D.w.s., Inc.)
  • WBCP (1580 AM; 0.25 kW; Champaign, IL; Owner: P & C Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WBCP (1580 AM; 0.135 kW; Champaign, IL; Owner: P & C Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Champaign, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)

FM Radio Stations Near Garrett Township, Illinois

  • WIXY (100.3 FM; Philo, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WZUS (100.9 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WCZQ (105.5 FM; Lodge, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WGKC (105.9 FM; Mahomet, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WZNX (106.7 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)
  • WPGU (107.1 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: Illini Media Company)
  • WXET (107.9 FM; Villa Grove, IL; Owner: Champaign Partners Llc)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Arthur, IL; Owner: Good News Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Humboldt, IL; Owner: Jill Walker Ministries)
  • WPCD (88.7 FM; Mahomet, IL; Owner: Parkland College)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Oreana, IL; Owner: St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur)
  • WEIU (88.9 FM; Charleston, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WJMU (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Millikin University)
  • WLKL (89.9 FM; Trilla, IL; Owner: Community College District #517)
  • WEFT (90.1 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: Weft/prairie Air, Inc.)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WWGO (92.1 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Whqq, Inc)
  • WCFF (92.5 FM; Philo, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Wejt, Inc.)
  • WEBX (93.5 FM; Pesotum, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WLRW (94.5 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WQQB (96.1 FM; Mahomet, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WLBH-FM (96.9 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WHMS-FM (97.5 FM; Champaign, IL; Owner: D.w.s., Inc.)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Technicom, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Garrett Township, Illinois

  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WAND (Channel 17; Oreana, IL; Owner: Wand(tv) Partnership)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; Oreana, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; Seymour, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; Charleston, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; Humboldt, IL; Owner: Eastern Illinois University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Garrett Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 64  (17.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 14  (3.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 35  (9.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (3.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 86  (23.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 50  (18.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 67  (24.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 101  (37.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (1.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 49 Farms In Garrett Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Garrett Township, Illinois

First State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $232.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 240

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Garrett Township, Illinois

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 17.6 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 23.9 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 24.1 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 36.6 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Vermillon County


    (about 51.0 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Vermilion Regional


    (about 51.2 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 53.9 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Logan County


    (about 54.4 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Garrett Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.32%

Carpooled

6.92%

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

4.03%

Walked

1.93%

Other Means

0.97%

Worked At Home

4.83%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 274

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 35

Female householder, no husband present : 77

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 112

Householder not living alone : 26


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 30

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 9

All other households : 485


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 274

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 38

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 81

Renter-occupied housing units : 57


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 21

$10,000 to $14,999 : 49

$15,000 to $19,999 : 31

$20,000 to $24,999 : 50

$25,000 to $29,999 : 35

$30,000 to $34,999 : 53

$35,000 to $39,999 : 33

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 48

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $74,999 : 64

$75,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Total : 571


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 524

Vacant : 47


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 5

Built 1990 to 1999 : 84

Built 1980 to 1989 : 70

Built 1970 to 1979 : 108

Built 1960 to 1969 : 48

Built 1950 to 1959 : 57

Built 1940 to 1949 : 14

Built 1939 or earlier : 185


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 271

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 138

Electricity : 84

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 5

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 26

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Garrett Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 18

$50,000 to $59,999 : 28

$60,000 to $69,999 : 18

$70,000 to $79,999 : 55

$80,000 to $89,999 : 49

$90,000 to $99,999 : 35

$100,000 to $124,999 : 73

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $174,999 : 34

$175,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 to $249,999 : 18

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 6

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Garrett 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 : 24

Home equity loan only : 4

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 209

Housing units without a mortgage : 191


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $129,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $105,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $87,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $126,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $92,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $101,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $24,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $77,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Garrett Township, Illinois: 70.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Garrett 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 5 5 $315,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $315,000
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $135,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $135,000
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $219,549
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $219,549
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 1 1 $60,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $60,000
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 (Garrett Township, IL): $37,700
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Garrett Township): $65,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Garrett Township): $402
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Garrett Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 56.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 28.8%
Electricity: 9.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.4%
Coal Or Coke: 1.1%
Wood: 1.6%
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 Garrett Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Garrett Township, Illinois

Community Homecare, Inc


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

Lincolnland Home Care Of


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

At Home Care, Inc.


     Address: 1519 University Drive, Charleston, Illinois 61920
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/11/2000

Addus Healthcare, Inc


     Address: 160 East Main Street, Suite 301, Decatur, Illinois 62523
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/24/2005

Decatur Mem Hosp Home Hlth Svs


     Address: 3122 Brettwood Circle, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/13/1982

Hospitals Close To Garrett Township, Illinois

Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center


     Address: 1000 Health Center Drive P O Box 372, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

John & Mary Kirby Hospital


     Address: 1111 N State St, Monticello, Illinois 61856
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Decatur Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 1800 E Lake Shore Dr, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Carle Foundation Hospital


     Address: 611 West Park Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Garrett Township, Illinois

Arthur Home, The


     Address: 423 Eberhardt Drive, Arthur, Illinois 61911
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 62
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Tuscola Health Care Center


     Address: 1203 Egyptian Trail, Tuscola, Illinois 61953
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Bement Health Care Center


     Address: 601 North Morgan, Bement, Illinois 61813
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Sullivan Rehab & Hlth Care Ctr


     Address: 11 Hawthorne Street, Sullivan, Illinois 61951
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 65%

Eastview Terrace


     Address: 100 Eastview Place, Sullivan, Illinois 61951
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Garrett Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 37 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Garrett Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 265
    Disabled Workers: 50
    Widowers Workers: 55
    Spouses Workers: 25
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Douglas County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.40%
  • Bush & Cheney 66.77%
  • Other 0.83%



(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 Garrett Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Douglas County, IL

5.49 % of Douglas County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,597

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 1.56 % ($35,976 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 0.82 % ($29,493 AGI )
  • Moultrie County , IL 0.36 % ($37,759 AGI )

Relocation away from Douglas County, IL

6.45 % of Douglas 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 $32,542

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 1.57 % ($32,876 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 1.26 % ($27,606 AGI )
  • Moultrie County , IL 0.36 % ($29,967 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 Garrett 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 Garrett Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Garrett 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 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 83
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 n/a 2 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 84 n/a 164 0
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a 5 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 335 n/a 410 166
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 n/a 9 5
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 503 n/a 738 414
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 82 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
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 3 n/a 4 2
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 1 n/a 2 1


(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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