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Demographics Analysis

The people of Knight Prairie 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
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 9 years : 51

10 to 14 years : 18

15 to 17 years : 21

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 0

21 years : 16

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 12

30 to 34 years : 17

35 to 39 years : 21

40 to 44 years : 56

45 to 49 years : 4

50 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 21

75 to 79 years : 14

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 9 years : 12

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 32

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 16

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 15

40 to 44 years : 25

45 to 49 years : 3

50 to 54 years : 27

55 to 59 years : 36

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 13

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 14

75 to 79 years : 19

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 255

Multiple ancestry : 305

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 10

Ancestry not reported : 89


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 633

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 16

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 17 years : 134

18 to 24 years : 48

25 to 34 years : 45

35 to 44 years : 117

45 to 54 years : 76

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 46

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 34

5 to 17 years : 84

18 to 24 years : 16

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 56

45 to 54 years : 76

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 13

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 46

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 50

18 to 24 years : 32

25 to 34 years : 26

35 to 44 years : 61

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 13

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 0

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 : 16

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 290

Female : 139

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 107

Female : 97

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 16

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 418

Born in other state in the United States : 204

Native: born outside the United States : 16

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 37

Now married, except separated : 230

Divorced : 40

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 108

Now married, except separated : 77

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 16

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 582

German:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

  • German: 101   (26.2%)
  • Irish: 83   (21.5%)
  • Swedish: 33   (8.5%)
  • English: 33   (8.5%)
  • United States Or American: 31   (8.0%)
  • Other Groups: 29   (7.5%)
  • Dutch: 24   (6.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 13   (3.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 11   (2.8%)
  • Polish: 9   (2.3%)
  • Slovak: 6   (1.6%)
  • Russian: 6   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 4   (1.0%)
  • Greek: 3   (0.8%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Knight Prairie Township, Illinois is 659



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois: 397
Female Population in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois: 262


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois: 40.1
Median Female Resident Age in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois: 41.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

39.1

Male

38.0

Female

40.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

17.5

Male

17.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.0

Male

24.0

Female

0.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.0

Male

19.0

Female

29.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.6

Male

39.0

Female

40.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois


  • White: 648
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 5
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 6



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (7%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (4.5%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 90   (45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 31   (15.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 28   (14%)
  • Associate Degree: 6   (3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22   (11%)
  • 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: 4   (2.16%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (10.27%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (2.16%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 98   (52.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 30   (16.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 11   (5.95%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (6.49%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 7   (3.78%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







Museums Near Knight Prairie Township, Illinois


  • Longwood Manor Historical Society


    Po Box 560146, Macedonia, OH 44056
    http://longwoodmanor.org

  • Macedonia Historical Preservation Society


    38038 Aspen Road, Macedonia, IA 51549

  • Reflections In Black Museum Inc


    1314 Deepwood Dr, Macedonia, OH 44056

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Knight Prairie 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 Knight Prairie Township, Illinois.

Area Features of Knight Prairie Township, Illinois


Building


(1) Cave Eastern Fire Protection District Station 2   (2) Flannigan Townhall   (3) South Flannigan Townhall  

Cemetery


(1) Atchisson Cemetery   (2) Brady Cemetery   (3) Bright Cemetery   (4) Cook Cemetery   (5) Lampley Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Church   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Bethel Church Historical   (4) Corinth Church   (5) Knight Prairie Church Historical   (6) Knob Prairie Church   (7) Liberty Church   (8) Little Springs Church   (9) Mormon Church Historical   (10) Mount Etna Church   (11) Mount Nebo Church   (12) Oak Grove Church   (13) Pleasant Grove Church   (14) Union Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Eastern   (2) Township Of Flannigan   (3) Township Of Knight Prairie   (4) Township Of South Flannigan   (5) Village Of Macedonia  

Dam


(1) Lake Helen Dam  

Populated Place


(1) Akin   (2) Akin Junction   (3) Braden   (4) Flint   (5) Macedonia   (6) Rural Hill   (7) Rust   (8) West Rural Hill  

Post Office


(1) Akin Post Office   (2) Palo Alto Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Helen   (2) Thompsonville Lake  

School


(1) Akin Community Consolidated Elementary School   (2) Barnes School Historical   (3) Boster School Historical   (4) Cantrell School Historical   (5) Center School Historical   (6) Fairview School Historical   (7) Flannigan School   (8) Gunter School Historical   (9) Johnson School Historical   (10) Knob Prairie School Historical   (11) Little Hill School Historical   (12) Moorman School Historical   (13) New Harmony School Historical   (14) Reed School Historical   (15) Rural Hill School Historical   (16) Seminary School Historical   (17) Thistle Ridge School Historical   (18) Union School Historical   (19) Yale School Historical  

Stream


(1) Campbell Branch   (2) Carlton Branch   (3) Sullivan Branch  

Tower


(1) Wqrl-fm Benton  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

62860 (pop. 604)


Cities Nearby Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

Macedonia Village, IL  (pop. 27) 2.9 Miles
Flannigan Township, IL  (pop. 251) 4.8 Miles
Northern Township, IL  (pop. 431) 5.1 Miles
Mcleansboro Township, IL  (pop. 3,681) 6.6 Miles
Mcleansboro City, IL  (pop. 2,593) 6.7 Miles
Dahlgren Township, IL  (pop. 1,233) 7.8 Miles
Moores Prairie Township, IL  (pop. 249) 8.0 Miles
South Crouch Township, IL  (pop. 266) 8.2 Miles
Eastern Township, IL  (pop. 464) 8.2 Miles
Dahlgren Village, IL  (pop. 617) 8.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

618



Elevation in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois is 522.0 ft. (159.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

Lat: 38.077208 N        Long: -88.658405 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 22   (11.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 11   (5.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 19   (9.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 19   (9.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 34   (17.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 46   (23.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 13   (6.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 7   (3.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 10   (5.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 5   (2.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2   (1.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 221

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 3

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 : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 40


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 0

10 to 14 minutes : 60

15 to 19 minutes : 70

20 to 24 minutes : 0

25 to 29 minutes : 16

30 to 34 minutes : 19

35 to 39 minutes : 15

40 to 44 minutes : 17

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 27


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 48

No Social Security income : 186


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 64

No retirement income : 170


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 32

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 40

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $74,999 : 42

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $38,922


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

  • WMCL (1060 AM; 2.5 kW; Mc Leansboro, IL; Owner: Dana Communications Corporation)
  • WGGH (1150 AM; 5.0 kW; Marion, IL; Owner: Fishback Media, Inc.)
  • WEBQ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Muddy, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WFRX (1300 AM; 1.0 kW; West Frankfort, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WJPF (1340 AM; 0.77 kW; Herrin, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WFIW (1390 AM; 0.71 kW; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WROY (1460 AM; 1.0 kW; Carmi, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 0.25 kW; Johnston City, IL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 0.25 kW; Marion, IL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 5.0 kW; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

  • WEBQ-FM (102.3 FM; Eldorado, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WXLT (103.5 FM; Orient, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)
  • WBVN (104.5 FM; Thompsonville, IL; Owner: Kenneth W. And Jane A. Anderson)
  • 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.)
  • WQRL (106.3 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: Dana Communications Corp.)
  • WDDD-FM (107.3 FM; Marion, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Muddy, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Muddy, IL; Owner: Iglesia Jesucristo Es Mi Refugio De Austin, Inc.)
  • WVSI (88.9 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)
  • WBMV (89.7 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc)
  • WAWJ (90.1 FM; Hurst, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WAPO (90.5 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WYER (90.5 FM; Carmi, IL; Owner: Connersville Apostolic Lighthouse Incorporated)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Wayne City, IL; Owner: Harvest Christian Fellowship, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bluford, IL; Owner: Real Life Radio Foundation, Inc.)
  • WVZA (92.7 FM; Carterville, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WMIX-FM (94.1 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WRUL (97.3 FM; Carmi, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WQUL (97.7 FM; Marion, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Of Southern Illinois, Llc)
  • WISH-FM (98.9 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WOOZ-FM (99.9 FM; Creal Springs, IL; Owner: Mrr License Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

  • WSIL-TV (Channel 3; Creal Springs, IL; Owner: Wsil-tv, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 37  (29.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 4  (3.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 5  (3.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 22  (17.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 42  (45.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 23  (24.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 26  (28.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 64 Farms In Knight Prairie Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 20.2 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 29.8 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Southern Illinois


    (about 38.0 miles in De Soto, Illinois; Airport Code: MDH)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 38.2 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 39.6 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 42.1 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 42.6 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Sturgis Municipal


    (about 53.2 miles in Sullivan, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY2)

  • Henderson City - County


    (about 56.2 miles in Corydon, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY4)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.18%

Carpooled

1.36%

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

3.64%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

11.82%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 151

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 27

Female householder, no husband present : 11

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 45

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Knight Prairie 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 : 0

All other households : 234


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 125

Renter-occupied housing units : 26

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 27

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 11

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 45

Renter-occupied housing units : 0


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 32

$30,000 to $34,999 : 31

$35,000 to $39,999 : 40

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9

$50,000 to $59,999 : 14

$60,000 to $74,999 : 42

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Total : 253


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 234

Vacant : 19


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 9

Built 1990 to 1999 : 45

Built 1980 to 1989 : 17

Built 1970 to 1979 : 30

Built 1960 to 1969 : 0

Built 1950 to 1959 : 37

Built 1940 to 1949 : 4

Built 1939 or earlier : 111


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 52

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 103

Electricity : 32

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 47

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Knight Prairie 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 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 40

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $49,999 : 18

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 40

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 13

$200,000 to $249,999 : 9

$250,000 to $299,999 : 12

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$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
(Knight Prairie 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 63

Housing units without a mortgage : 145


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Knight Prairie Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $110,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $126,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $107,100

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $34,100

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $63,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois: 77.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Knight Prairie Township, IL): $31,875
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Knight Prairie Township): $46,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Knight Prairie Township): $610
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 16.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 63.0%
Electricity: 5.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.7%
Coal Or Coke: 4.6%
Wood: 8.7%
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 Knight Prairie Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

Visiting Nurse Association


     Address: 1406 Us 45 North, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/31/1984

Egyptian Health Department


     Address: 1412 U.s. 45 N, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Harrisburg Med Ctr Inc Hhcs


     Address: 901 S Commercial, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/10/1985

Crossroads Community Home Heal


     Address: 1009 S 42nd Suite 4, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/15/1983

Good Samaritan Rg Hlth Ctr Hhs


     Address: 605 North 12th Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 11/4/1968

Hospitals Close To Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

Ferrell Hospital Community Foundations


     Address: 1201 Pine Street, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Harrisburg Medical Center


     Address: 100 Doctor Warren Tuttle Dr, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Good Samaritan Regional Hlth Center


     Address: 605 N 12th Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Crossroads Community Hospital


     Address: 8 Doctors Park Road, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Herrin Hospital


     Address: 201 S 14th St, Herrin, Illinois 62948
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

Finnie Good Shepherd N H


     Address: 400 South Maincross Street, Galatia, Illinois 62935
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Franklin Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility


     Address: 201 Bailey Lane, Benton, Illinois 62812
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Fountainview


     Address: 1001 A Jefferson Street, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Westside Care Center


     Address: 601 N Columbia, West Frankfort, Illinois 62896
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 58%

Frankfort Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 2500 East St. Louis Street, West Frankfort, Illinois 62896
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 144 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Knight Prairie Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 75
    Disabled Workers: 20
    Widowers Workers: 15
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Hamilton County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.19%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.77%
  • Other 1.04%



(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 Knight Prairie Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Hamilton County, IL

5.25 % of Hamilton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,447

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • White County , IL 0.66 % ($21,700 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.56 % ($22,000 AGI )
  • Franklin County , IL 0.43 % ($19,231 AGI )

Relocation away from Hamilton County, IL

4.90 % of Hamilton 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 $32,554

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Jefferson County , IL 0.89 % ($34,926 AGI )
  • Franklin County , IL 0.70 % ($33,857 AGI )
  • Saline County , IL 0.43 % ($47,154 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 Knight Prairie 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 Knight Prairie 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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