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   (County: La Salle County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Grand Rapids 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
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 9 years : 4

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 6

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 12

30 to 34 years : 25

35 to 39 years : 13

40 to 44 years : 11

45 to 49 years : 19

50 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 5

70 to 74 years : 11

75 to 79 years : 5

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 35

5 to 9 years : 20

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 10

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 7

25 to 29 years : 8

30 to 34 years : 5

35 to 39 years : 13

40 to 44 years : 5

45 to 49 years : 4

50 to 54 years : 21

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 5

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 125

Multiple ancestry : 199

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 4


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 323

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 : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 55

5 to 17 years : 34

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 42

45 to 54 years : 65

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 27

75 years and over : 17

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 43

5 to 17 years : 34

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 41

35 to 44 years : 42

45 to 54 years : 65

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 21

75 years and over : 17

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 4

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 : 6

75 years and over : 0

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 : 5

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 159

Female : 142

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 8

Female : 14

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 276

Born in other state in the United States : 22

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 56

Now married, except separated : 162

Divorced : 5

Separated : 5

Widowed : 6

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

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 : 5

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 262

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

  • German: 140   (27.5%)
  • Irish: 91   (17.9%)
  • Italian: 86   (16.9%)
  • Norwegian: 50   (9.8%)
  • Polish: 32   (6.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 26   (5.1%)
  • Slovak: 25   (4.9%)
  • English: 22   (4.3%)
  • Swedish: 17   (3.3%)
  • Scottish: 8   (1.6%)
  • Greek: 8   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 4   (0.8%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Grand Rapids Township, Illinois is 328



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois: 167
Female Population in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois: 161


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois: 40.0
Median Female Resident Age in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois: 30.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

36.5

Male

37.5

Female

35.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

49.5

Male

49.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

57.5

Male

0.0

Female

57.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

45.0

Male

45.5

Female

44.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

15.5

Female

21.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

14.5

Male

12.5

Female

14.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.3

Male

38.5

Female

37.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois


  • White: 303
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 18
  • Two or More Races: 7



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (2.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (3.96%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 13   (12.87%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 23   (22.77%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 36   (35.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (1.98%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 20   (19.8%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • 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: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 13   (14.13%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 21   (22.83%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3   (3.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 30   (32.61%)
  • Associate Degree: 19   (20.65%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4   (4.35%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (2.17%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

  • Grand Ridge Ccsd 95


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 37, Grand Ridge, IL 61325, Phone: (815) 249-6225, Students: 346 )

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

  • Grand Ridge School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 37, Grand Ridge, IL 61325, Phone: (815) 249-6225, Students: 346 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids Township, Illinois.

Area Features of Grand Rapids Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Pikes Airport Historical   (2) Rees Field Historical   (3) Skinner Airport Historical  

Building


(1) Grand Ridge Police Department   (2) Grand Ridge Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Ottawa Fire Department Station 2  

Cemetery


(1) Grand Rapids Cemetery   (2) Grand Rapids Methodist Cemetery   (3) Grand Ridge Mutual And Poundstone Family Cemetery   (4) Hill Cemetery   (5) Summit View Cemetery   (6) Wolf Creek Cemetery  

Church


(1) Brookfield Church   (2) Calvary Baptist Church   (3) Church Of The Open Bible Historical   (4) Epworth United Methodist Church   (5) Faith Bible Bapist Church   (6) Faith Lutheran Church   (7) First Assembly Of God Church   (8) First Baptist Church   (9) First Presbyterian Church   (10) German Methodist Church Historical   (11) Grace Baptist Church   (12) Grand Ridge United Methodist Church   (13) Pleasant View Lutheran Church   (14) Reorganized Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (15) Saint Andrews Church   (16) Saint Marys Church   (17) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (18) South Side Christian Church   (19) South Side Church Of The Nazarene   (20) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (21) Trinity Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Fall River   (2) Township Of Farm Ridge   (3) Township Of Grand Rapids   (4) Township Of South Ottawa   (5) Village Of Grand Ridge  

Cliff


(1) Shadow Bluff  

Dam


(1) Lasalle County Nuclear Station Cooling Dam  

Hospital


(1) La Salle Tuberculosis Sanatorium Historical  

Island


(1) Bulls Island   (2) Mayo Island  

Locale


(1) Camp Pokanoka   (2) La Salle County 4-h Grounds   (3) Pine Hills Golf Course   (4) South Towne Mall Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Kiwanis Park   (2) Peck Park   (3) Varland Park  

Populated Place


(1) Farm Ridge   (2) Grand Ridge   (3) Hitt   (4) Otter Historical   (5) Reed Crossing   (6) South Ottawa Historical   (7) Stoneyville   (8) Woodland Addition  

Reservoir


(1) Lasalle County Nuclear Station Cooling Pond  

School


(1) Browns School Historical   (2) Center School Historical   (3) Covel Creek School Historical   (4) Crawford School Historical   (5) Diehl School Historical   (6) Duffield School Historical   (7) Essick School Historical   (8) Gage School Historical   (9) Grand Ridge Community Consolidated School   (10) Hayes School Historical   (11) Hickory Point School Historical   (12) Hodgson School Historical   (13) Howard School Historical   (14) Lewis School Historical   (15) Mccombs School Historical   (16) Mckinley Elementary School   (17) Meyers School Historical   (18) Mud College School Historical   (19) Oxford School Historical   (20) Paddy Ridge School Historical   (21) Prairie Queen School Historical   (22) Prospect School Historical   (23) Rees School Historical   (24) Shabbona School Historical   (25) Union School Historical   (26) W P Shepherd Junior High School   (27) Wolf Creek School Historical   (28) Yale School Historical  

Stream


(1) Covel Creek   (2) Fall River Creek  

Tower


(1) Wkot-fm Marseilles  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

61325 (pop. 1,010)


Cities Nearby Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Grand Ridge Village, IL  (pop. 527) 3.2 Miles
Farm Ridge Township, IL  (pop. 814) 4.9 Miles
Fall River Township, IL  (pop. 795) 5.6 Miles
Brookfield Township, IL  (pop. 1,010) 6.5 Miles
Bruce Township, IL  (pop. 13,113) 7.6 Miles
Marseilles City, IL  (pop. 4,785) 7.7 Miles
South Ottawa Township, IL  (pop. 8,393) 7.7 Miles
Kangley Village, IL  (pop. 367) 7.8 Miles
Streator City, IL  (pop. 13,432) 7.9 Miles
Ransom Village, IL  (pop. 347) 8.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

815



Elevation in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois is 620.0 ft. (189.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.230140 N        Long: -88.771425 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 2   (1.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 19   (14.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 14   (10.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 27   (20.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 19   (14.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 14   (10.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 19   (14.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 17   (13.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 116

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 13

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 : 0

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 : 15

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 25


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 15

5 to 9 minutes : 7

10 to 14 minutes : 6

15 to 19 minutes : 19

20 to 24 minutes : 42

25 to 29 minutes : 12

30 to 34 minutes : 17

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 6

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 15

90 or more minutes : 5


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 37

No Social Security income : 95


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 35

No retirement income : 97


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 21

$60,000 to $74,999 : 6

$75,000 to $99,999 : 16

$100,000 to $124,999 : 15

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $53,958


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

  • WLPO (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Cedar Point, IL; Owner: La Salle County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WSPL (1250 AM; 0.5 kW; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCMY (1430 AM; 0.5 kW; Wedron, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WZOE (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Hollowayville, IL; Owner: Wzoe, Inc.)
  • WCSJ (1550 AM; 0.25 kW; Morris, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4.2 kW; Yorkville, IL; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRXQ (100.7 FM; Braidwood, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; Spring Valley, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WALS (102.1 FM; Oglesby, IL; Owner: Laco Radio, Inc.)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Km Radio Of Earlville, L.l.c.)
  • WCSJ-FM (103.1 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WIVQ (103.3 FM; Spring Valley, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WCFL (104.7 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Illinois District Council Of Assembl)
  • WYKT (105.5 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • WYYS (106.1 FM; Oglesby, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSPY-FM (107.1 FM; Plano, IL; Owner: Nelson Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WSOG (88.1 FM; Cedar Point, IL; Owner: Spirit Education Association, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Minooka, IL; Owner: Ocean Side Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; Oglesby, IL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Cultural Renewal Radio, Ua)
  • WBEQ (90.7 FM; Mazon, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WNIW (91.3 FM; Seatonville, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • WSTQ (97.7 FM; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WZOE-FM (98.1 FM; Hollowayville, IL; Owner: Wzoe, Inc.)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; Dwight, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; Seatonville, IL; Owner: La Salle County Broadcasting Corp.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; Oglesby, IL; Owner: Tccsa, Inc., D/b/a Trinity Broadcasting Network)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 29  (30.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 0  (0.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 10  (10.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (7.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 22  (23.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 31  (59.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 12  (23.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4  (7.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 83 Farms In Grand Rapids Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Grand Ridge National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $83.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 21.5 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 40.4 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Lewis University


    (about 43.7 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 43.7 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 48.6 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 49.2 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 52.3 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Du Page County


    (about 54.6 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Whiteside County-Jos H. Bittorf Field


    (about 58.8 miles in Rock Falls, Illinois; Airport Code: SQI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.88%

Carpooled

4.11%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

2.74%

Worked At Home

10.27%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 92

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 5

Female householder, no husband present : 0

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 28

Householder not living alone : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 7

All other households : 125


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 88

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23

Renter-occupied housing units : 12


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 33

$60,000 to $74,999 : 6

$75,000 to $99,999 : 16

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Total : 132


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 132

Vacant : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 18

Built 1980 to 1989 : 6

Built 1970 to 1979 : 5

Built 1960 to 1969 : 5

Built 1950 to 1959 : 17

Built 1940 to 1949 : 9

Built 1939 or earlier : 72


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 22

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 81

Electricity : 6

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 18

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 5

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 5

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 20

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $174,999 : 38

$175,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 5

$300,000 to $399,999 : 17

$400,000 to $499,999 : 13

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 6

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Grand Rapids 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 : 5

Home equity loan only : 17

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 36

Housing units without a mortgage : 58


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Grand Rapids Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $430,800

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 :

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $329,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $310,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $160,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois: 71.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $142,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $142,000
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 3 3 $345,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $345,000
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 (Grand Rapids Township, IL): $40,250
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Grand Rapids Township): $116,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Grand Rapids Township): $475
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 11.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 74.0%
Electricity: 4.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
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 Grand Rapids Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Home Health Services Of Commun


     Address: 1601 Mercury Circle, Suite #1, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/15/1968

Quality Home Health, Inc.


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

Valley Home Health Services


     Address: 1305 6th Street, Peru, Illinois 61354
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 2/1/1986

Mendota Community Hospital Hom


     Address: 1315 Meriden Street, Mendota, Illinois 61342
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/15/1995

Prairieland Home Care


     Address: 409 East Second Street, Spring Valley, Illinois 61362
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/18/1986

Hospitals Close To Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Community Hospital Of Ottawa


     Address: 1100 East Norris Drive, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 111 Spring Street, Streator, Illinois 61364
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers


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

Illinois Valley Community Hospital


     Address: 925 West St, Peru, Illinois 61354
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Valley West Community Hospital


     Address: 11 East Pleasant Avenue, Sandwich, Illinois 60548
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Rivershores Care Center


     Address: 578 West Commercial Street, Marseilles, Illinois 61341
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Ottawa Pavilion


     Address: 800 East Center Street, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Pleasant View Luther Home


     Address: 505 College Avenue, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 136
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Lasalle County Nursing Home


     Address: 1380 North 27th Road, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Heritage Manor-streator


     Address: 1525 East Main Street, Streator, Illinois 61364
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

Name: LaSalle
Address: 2601 North 21st Road; Marseilles, IL 61341
Distance: 11 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Grand Rapids Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 130
    Disabled Workers: 20
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



, Illinois Presidential Election




(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 Grand Rapids Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to La Salle County, IL

5.25 % of La Salle County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,454

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.02 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,727

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Bureau County , IL 0.47 % ($30,479 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.44 % ($40,520 AGI )
  • Kendall County , IL 0.39 % ($48,291 AGI )

Relocation away from La Salle County, IL

5.25 % of La Salle 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 $37,207

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,800

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Bureau County , IL 0.55 % ($30,241 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.38 % ($37,749 AGI )
  • Kendall County , IL 0.29 % ($40,023 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 Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids 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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