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Demographics Analysis

The people of Harter 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
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 307

5 to 9 years : 196

10 to 14 years : 176

15 to 17 years : 89

18 and 19 years : 72

20 years : 116

21 years : 89

22 to 24 years : 23

25 to 29 years : 168

30 to 34 years : 177

35 to 39 years : 188

40 to 44 years : 229

45 to 49 years : 194

50 to 54 years : 187

55 to 59 years : 141

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 107

65 and 66 years : 50

67 to 69 years : 49

70 to 74 years : 94

75 to 79 years : 41

80 to 84 years : 66

85 years and over : 44

Female:

Under 5 years : 351

5 to 9 years : 231

10 to 14 years : 191

15 to 17 years : 149

18 and 19 years : 56

20 years : 19

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 180

25 to 29 years : 225

30 to 34 years : 177

35 to 39 years : 191

40 to 44 years : 259

45 to 49 years : 193

50 to 54 years : 174

55 to 59 years : 151

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 81

65 and 66 years : 69

67 to 69 years : 97

70 to 74 years : 81

75 to 79 years : 141

80 to 84 years : 96

85 years and over : 112


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,783

Multiple ancestry : 1,447

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 91

Ancestry not reported : 1,770


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,001

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 14

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 28

Not a U.S. citizen : 48


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 658

5 to 17 years : 1,032

18 to 24 years : 566

25 to 34 years : 747

35 to 44 years : 867

45 to 54 years : 748

55 to 59 years : 292

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 188

65 to 74 years : 440

75 years and over : 500

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 640

5 to 17 years : 922

18 to 24 years : 499

25 to 34 years : 558

35 to 44 years : 599

45 to 54 years : 631

55 to 59 years : 229

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 121

65 to 74 years : 389

75 years and over : 447

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 17 years : 110

18 to 24 years : 67

25 to 34 years : 134

35 to 44 years : 247

45 to 54 years : 117

55 to 59 years : 63

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 67

65 to 74 years : 51

75 years and over : 53

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 : 14

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 : 55

35 to 44 years : 21

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
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,325

Female : 2,738

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 462

Female : 476

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 14

Foreign born:

Male : 28

Female : 48


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 4,927

Born in other state in the United States : 923

Native: born outside the United States : 14

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 897

Now married, except separated : 1,821

Divorced : 583

Separated : 18

Widowed : 420

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 166

Now married, except separated : 526

Divorced : 79

Separated : 0

Widowed : 39

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 76

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 5,317

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 27

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Harter Township, Illinois

  • United States Or American: 1,467   (27.6%)
  • German: 1,115   (21.0%)
  • Irish: 764   (14.4%)
  • English: 640   (12.0%)
  • Other Groups: 401   (7.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 183   (3.4%)
  • Italian: 157   (3.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 146   (2.7%)
  • Dutch: 124   (2.3%)
  • Polish: 97   (1.8%)
  • Scottish: 94   (1.8%)
  • Welsh: 34   (0.6%)
  • Greek: 17   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 11   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 8   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.1%)
  • European: 6   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 6   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Harter Township, Illinois is 6,091



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Harter Township, Illinois: 2,815
Female Population in Harter Township, Illinois: 3,276


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Harter Township, Illinois: 34.9
Median Female Resident Age in Harter Township, Illinois: 36.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Harter Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

42.1

Male

39.5

Female

44.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.0

Male

31.5

Female

30.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

26.5

Male

23.5

Female

31.0

Asian


Both sexes

34.3

Male

35.0

Female

33.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

25.8

Female

22.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.9

Male

17.3

Female

19.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.3

Male

23.6

Female

26.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.2

Male

39.7

Female

44.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Harter Township, Illinois


  • White: 5,864
  • African American: 29
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 126
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 72



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 43   (2.22%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.52%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.31%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 179   (9.24%)
  • 9th Grade: 37   (1.91%)
  • 10th Grade: 57   (2.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 18   (0.93%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 31   (1.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 801   (41.35%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 143   (7.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 172   (8.88%)
  • Associate Degree: 175   (9.03%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 142   (7.33%)
  • Master's Degree: 68   (3.51%)
  • Professional School Degree: 42   (2.17%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 13   (0.67%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (1.01%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 21   (0.89%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (0.46%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 246   (10.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 80   (3.38%)
  • 10th Grade: 112   (4.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 45   (1.9%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 62   (2.62%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 797   (33.63%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 244   (10.3%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 279   (11.77%)
  • Associate Degree: 227   (9.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 144   (6.08%)
  • Master's Degree: 55   (2.32%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (0.97%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Harter Township, Illinois

  • Flora Cusd 35


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 444 S Locust St, Flora, IL 62839, Phone: (618) 662-2412, Students: 1,539 )

  • Clay/jasper/richland/n Wayne Rds


    ( Location: 600 S Locust, Flora, IL 62839, Phone: (618) 662-4059, )

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

  • Floyd Henson Jr High Sch


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 609 N Stanford Rd, Flora, IL 62839, Phone: (618) 662-8394, Students: 354 )

  • Mcendree Elem School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 200 N Olive Rd, Flora, IL 62839, Phone: (618) 662-2014, Students: 286 )

  • Washington School


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: 114 E Washington St, Flora, IL 62839, Phone: (618) 662-8118, Students: 156 )

  • Lincoln School


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 7215 Old Hwy 50, Flora, IL 62839, Phone: (618) 662-2226, Students: 156 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Harter Township, Illinois

  • Flora High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 600 S Locust St, Flora, IL 62839, Phone: (618) 662-8316, Students: 467 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Harter Township, Illinois

  • Flora Public Library


    216 North Main Street, Flora, IL 62839

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Harter Township, Illinois


  • Flora Area Historical Society


    397 First Street, Flora, MS 39071

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Harter Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Clay County Hospital Heliport   (2) Flora Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Flora City Hall   (2) Flora Public Library   (3) Flora Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Stanford Townhall  

Cemetery


(1) Elmwood Cemetery   (2) Garden Of Memories Cemetery   (3) Golden Cemetery   (4) Jenkins Cemetery   (5) Logan Family Cemetery   (6) Mccawley Cemetery   (7) Meisenheimer Cemetery   (8) Rusk Cemetery   (9) Saint Stephens Cemetery  

Church


(1) Assembly Of God Church   (2) Bethlehem Church   (3) Beulah Church   (4) Church Of Christ   (5) Church Of God   (6) Faith Church   (7) Faith Lutheran Church   (8) First Baptist Church   (9) First Christian Church   (10) First Evangelical Methodist Church   (11) First Pentecostal Church   (12) First Southern Baptist Church   (13) First United Methodist Church   (14) First United Presbyterian Church   (15) Golden Church   (16) Harmony Church   (17) Kingdom Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (18) Mccabe Chapel   (19) North Harter Church   (20) Oak Street Southern Baptist Church   (21) Reorganized Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (22) Saint Stephens Roman Catholic Church   (23) Trinity United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Flora   (2) Township Of Harter  

Dam


(1) Charley Brown Park Lake Dam   (2) Trago Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Clay County Hospital  

Oilfield


(1) North Kenner Oil Field   (2) South Kenner Oil Field   (3) West Seminary Oil Field  

Park


(1) Charley Brown Park   (2) Martin T Snyder Memorial Nature Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Flora   (2) Kenner  

Post Office


(1) Flora Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Charley Brown Park Lake   (2) Trago Lake  

School


(1) Fairview School Historical   (2) Flora High School   (3) Florena School Historical   (4) Floyd Henson Junior High School   (5) Halterman School Historical   (6) Jenkins School Historical   (7) Lincoln School   (8) Mccawley School Historical   (9) Mcendree Elementary School   (10) Petwyler School Historical   (11) Rusk School Historical   (12) Seminary School   (13) Shiloh School Historical   (14) Washington School   (15) West Seminary School Historical  

Stream


(1) Grove Creek  

Tower


(1) Wnoi-fm Flora  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Harter Township, Illinois

62839 (pop. 6,834)


Cities Nearby Harter Township, Illinois

Flora City, IL  (pop. 4,953) 1.1 Miles
Stanford Township, IL  (pop. 647) 4.3 Miles
Keith Township, IL  (pop. 542) 6.8 Miles
Louisville Village, IL  (pop. 1,516) 6.9 Miles
Louisville Township, IL  (pop. 2,031) 7.1 Miles
Songer Township, IL  (pop. 326) 7.2 Miles
Xenia Village, IL  (pop. 600) 7.5 Miles
Xenia Township, IL  (pop. 945) 7.5 Miles
Clay City Village, IL  (pop. 887) 8.2 Miles
Garden Hill Township, IL  (pop. 99) 8.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Harter Township, Illinois

618



Elevation in Harter Township, Illinois is 446.0 ft. (136.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Harter Township, Illinois

Lat: 38.671633 N        Long: -88.504166 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 150   (5.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 44   (1.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 72   (2.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 140   (5.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 408   (15.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 323   (12.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 380   (14.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 257   (9.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 97   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 139   (5.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 31   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 16   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 265   (10.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 270   (10.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,234

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 236

In 3-person carpool : 13

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 : 6

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 13

Walked : 155

Other means : 43

Worked at home : 63


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 708

5 to 9 minutes : 795

10 to 14 minutes : 555

15 to 19 minutes : 147

20 to 24 minutes : 35

25 to 29 minutes : 73

30 to 34 minutes : 129

35 to 39 minutes : 38

40 to 44 minutes : 12

45 to 59 minutes : 131

60 to 89 minutes : 39

90 or more minutes : 38


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 826

No Social Security income : 1,827


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 385

No retirement income : 2,268


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 162

$10,000 to $14,999 : 18

$15,000 to $19,999 : 71

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 116

$30,000 to $34,999 : 128

$35,000 to $39,999 : 98

$40,000 to $44,999 : 136

$45,000 to $49,999 : 151

$50,000 to $59,999 : 238

$60,000 to $74,999 : 182

$75,000 to $99,999 : 170

$100,000 to $124,999 : 33

$125,000 to $149,999 : 80

$150,000 to $199,999 : 27

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,572


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Harter Township, Illinois

  • WJBD (1350 AM; 0.43 kW; Salem, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WFIW (1390 AM; 0.71 kW; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WVLN (740 AM; 0.25 kW; Olney, IL; Owner: V.l.n. Broadcasting, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Harter Township, Illinois

  • WJBD-FM (100.1 FM; Walnut Hill, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WNOI (103.9 FM; Flora, IL; Owner: H & R Communications, Inc.)
  • WFIW-FM (104.9 FM; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WOKZ (105.9 FM; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WPTH (88.1 FM; Olney, IL; Owner: Olney Voice Of Christian Faith, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Kinmundy, IL; Owner: East West Crossculture Education)
  • WUSI (90.3 FM; Dundas, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Wayne City, IL; Owner: Harvest Christian Fellowship, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bluford, IL; Owner: Real Life Radio Foundation, Inc.)
  • WSLE (91.3 FM; Salem, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WBJW (91.7 FM; Albion, IL; Owner: Music Ministries Inc)
  • WSEI (92.9 FM; Olney, IL; Owner: V.l.n. Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRXX (95.3 FM; Walnut Hill, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Harter Township, Illinois

  • WPXS (Channel 13; Walnut Hill, IL; Owner: Wpxs, Inc.)
  • WUSI-TV (Channel 16; Dundas, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Southern Illinois University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Harter Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 371  (26.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 88  (6.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 254  (17.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 228  (16.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 291  (21.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 409  (30.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 421  (31.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 120 Farms In Harter Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Harter Township, Illinois

First Community Bank, Xenia-flora - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $41.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

The Clay City Banking Co. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $121k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

Flora Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $68.2k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

Flora Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $28.9k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Harter Township, Illinois

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 2.8 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 24.8 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 30.8 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 33.6 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Lawrenceville-Vincennes International


    (about 49.1 miles in Lawrenceville, Illinois; Airport Code: LWV)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 55.1 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 57.1 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Harter Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.82%

Carpooled

11.29%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.78%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.19%

Walked

2.15%

Other Means

0.74%

Worked At Home

4.04%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,193

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 80

Female householder, no husband present : 367

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 929

Householder not living alone : 84


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 39

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 99

All other households : 2,515


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,009

Renter-occupied housing units : 184

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 80

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 157

Renter-occupied housing units : 210

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 498

Renter-occupied housing units : 515


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 373

$10,000 to $14,999 : 208

$15,000 to $19,999 : 160

$20,000 to $24,999 : 149

$25,000 to $29,999 : 200

$30,000 to $34,999 : 191

$35,000 to $39,999 : 117

$40,000 to $44,999 : 150

$45,000 to $49,999 : 164

$50,000 to $59,999 : 257

$60,000 to $74,999 : 238

$75,000 to $99,999 : 286

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 80

$150,000 to $199,999 : 39

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Total : 2,909


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 2,653

Vacant : 256


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 12

Built 2000 to 2004 : 163

Built 1990 to 1999 : 280

Built 1980 to 1989 : 226

Built 1970 to 1979 : 440

Built 1960 to 1969 : 296

Built 1950 to 1959 : 410

Built 1940 to 1949 : 381

Built 1939 or earlier : 701


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 1,757

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 379

Electricity : 477

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 25

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 15


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Harter Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 65

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 36

$20,000 to $24,999 : 63

$25,000 to $29,999 : 41

$30,000 to $34,999 : 76

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $49,999 : 190

$50,000 to $59,999 : 109

$60,000 to $69,999 : 138

$70,000 to $79,999 : 174

$80,000 to $89,999 : 202

$90,000 to $99,999 : 97

$100,000 to $124,999 : 135

$125,000 to $149,999 : 204

$150,000 to $174,999 : 41

$175,000 to $199,999 : 15

$200,000 to $249,999 : 50

$250,000 to $299,999 : 12

$300,000 to $399,999 : 21

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 46

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Harter 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 : 55

Home equity loan only : 122

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 39

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 789

Housing units without a mortgage : 739


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $103,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $111,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $65,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $102,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $77,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $47,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $59,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $76,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Harter Township, Illinois: 63.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Harter Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 50.91%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 49.09%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Harter 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 17 17 $1,489,850
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $1,489,850
2000        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,115,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,115,600
2001        
  Single Family 9 9 $763,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $763,700
2002        
  Single Family 6 6 $357,176
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $357,176
2003        
  Single Family 11 11 $777,496
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $777,496
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $501,110
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $501,110
2005        
  Single Family 8 8 $753,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $753,600
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 (Harter Township, IL): $29,297
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Harter Township): $51,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Harter Township): $359
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Harter Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 74.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 14.5%
Electricity: 8.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.2%
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 Harter Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Harter Township, Illinois

Clay Home Health Services


     Address: 601 East Twelfth Street, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/18/1967

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 North West 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/2/1995

Salem Township Hospital/home


     Address: 1201 Ricker Dr. P.o. Box 1250, Salem, Illinois 62881
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 8/1/1985

Richland Mem. Hosp. Hm. Hlth.


     Address: 218 E Main St, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/1/1980

Advantage Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 801 South West Street, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/9/1994

Hospitals Close To Harter Township, Illinois

Clay County Hospital


     Address: 911 Stacy Burk Drive, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 N W 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Salem Township Hospital


     Address: 1201 Ricker Drive, Salem, Illinois 62881
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Richland Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 East Locust, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Anthonys Memorial Hospital


     Address: 503 N Maple Street, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Harter Township, Illinois

Flora Gardens Care Center


     Address: 701 Shadwell Avenue, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 53%

Flora Rehab & Health Care Ctr


     Address: 232 Given Street, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: North West 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 21
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Way-fair


     Address: 305 N.w. 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Newton Rest Haven


     Address: 300 S Scott Street Po Box 360, Newton, Illinois 62448
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 52%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Harter Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 105 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Harter Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 965
    Disabled Workers: 195
    Widowers Workers: 205
    Spouses Workers: 90
    Children Workers: 135


(updated 2007)



Clay County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.06%
  • Bush & Cheney 67.38%
  • Other 0.56%



(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 Harter Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Clay County, IL

5.10 % of Clay County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,011

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Wayne County , IL 0.71 % ($23,000 AGI )
  • Richland County , IL 0.56 % ($29,233 AGI )
  • Effingham County , IL 0.45 % ($31,083 AGI )

Relocation away from Clay County, IL

6.14 % of Clay 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 $36,575

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Effingham County , IL 0.81 % ($20,636 AGI )
  • Richland County , IL 0.55 % ($26,100 AGI )
  • Wayne County , IL 0.54 % ($20,828 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 Harter 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 Harter Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Harter 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 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 1 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 20 20 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 9 4 3 3 5
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 190 87 59 59 99
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 6 3 6 19
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 84 131 59 119 376
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 99 126 124 151 142
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2,088 2,742 2,439 2,994 2,810
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 5 4 1 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 63 109 79 20 20
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 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 2 1 1 1 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 27 34 33 40 41
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14 18 17 20 21


(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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