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Demographics Analysis

The people of Looking Glass 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
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 171

5 to 9 years : 214

10 to 14 years : 258

15 to 17 years : 114

18 and 19 years : 48

20 years : 51

21 years : 20

22 to 24 years : 103

25 to 29 years : 124

30 to 34 years : 152

35 to 39 years : 255

40 to 44 years : 227

45 to 49 years : 296

50 to 54 years : 248

55 to 59 years : 111

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 101

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 63

70 to 74 years : 64

75 to 79 years : 68

80 to 84 years : 58

85 years and over : 8

Female:

Under 5 years : 149

5 to 9 years : 322

10 to 14 years : 254

15 to 17 years : 127

18 and 19 years : 75

20 years : 20

21 years : 34

22 to 24 years : 70

25 to 29 years : 176

30 to 34 years : 190

35 to 39 years : 201

40 to 44 years : 277

45 to 49 years : 253

50 to 54 years : 161

55 to 59 years : 192

60 and 61 years : 43

62 to 64 years : 70

65 and 66 years : 58

67 to 69 years : 40

70 to 74 years : 104

75 to 79 years : 88

80 to 84 years : 46

85 years and over : 25


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,080

Multiple ancestry : 1,406

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 57

Ancestry not reported : 264


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,527

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 70

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 66

Not a U.S. citizen : 144


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 320

5 to 17 years : 1,289

18 to 24 years : 421

25 to 34 years : 642

35 to 44 years : 960

45 to 54 years : 958

55 to 59 years : 303

60 and 61 years : 91

62 to 64 years : 171

65 to 74 years : 359

75 years and over : 293

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 289

5 to 17 years : 1,054

18 to 24 years : 331

25 to 34 years : 474

35 to 44 years : 649

45 to 54 years : 677

55 to 59 years : 198

60 and 61 years : 65

62 to 64 years : 126

65 to 74 years : 270

75 years and over : 249

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 17 years : 194

18 to 24 years : 53

25 to 34 years : 118

35 to 44 years : 225

45 to 54 years : 242

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 37

65 to 74 years : 83

75 years and over : 44

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 23

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 33

18 to 24 years : 37

25 to 34 years : 33

35 to 44 years : 63

45 to 54 years : 36

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 2

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,209

Female : 2,173

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 500

Female : 645

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 39

Female : 31

Foreign born:

Male : 84

Female : 126


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 4,279

Born in other state in the United States : 1,013

Native: born outside the United States : 62

Foreign born : 126


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 713

Now married, except separated : 2,074

Divorced : 278

Separated : 41

Widowed : 138

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 139

Now married, except separated : 676

Divorced : 111

Separated : 6

Widowed : 22

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 3

Now married, except separated : 50

Divorced : 0

Separated : 8

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 83

Now married, except separated : 86

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 5,193

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 133

Speak English less than "very well" : 71

German:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Looking Glass Township, Illinois

  • German: 2,992   (52.4%)
  • Irish: 553   (9.7%)
  • Other Groups: 462   (8.1%)
  • English: 382   (6.7%)
  • United States Or American: 367   (6.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 144   (2.5%)
  • Italian: 121   (2.1%)
  • Dutch: 98   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 95   (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 79   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 73   (1.3%)
  • European: 46   (0.8%)
  • Slavic: 30   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 29   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 27   (0.5%)
  • Portuguese: 26   (0.5%)
  • Swedish: 24   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 20   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 18   (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 17   (0.3%)
  • British: 14   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 12   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 11   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 8   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Turkish: 7   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 5   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 4   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Looking Glass Township, Illinois is 5,807



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Looking Glass Township, Illinois: 2,832
Female Population in Looking Glass Township, Illinois: 2,975


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Looking Glass Township, Illinois: 37.6
Median Female Resident Age in Looking Glass Township, Illinois: 37.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Looking Glass Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

38.0

Male

37.3

Female

38.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

34.5

Male

30.0

Female

38.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.8

Male

39.5

Female

38.5

Asian


Both sexes

43.5

Male

25.8

Female

50.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.0

Male

28.0

Female

24.0

Other


Both sexes

25.8

Male

31.0

Female

23.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.5

Male

9.3

Female

15.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.7

Male

23.3

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.7

Male

38.1

Female

39.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Looking Glass Township, Illinois


  • White: 5,480
  • African American: 56
  • American Indian: 39
  • Asian: 39
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 44
  • Some Other Race: 93
  • Two or More Races: 56



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 26   (1.52%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.47%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.35%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 111   (6.5%)
  • 9th Grade: 32   (1.87%)
  • 10th Grade: 43   (2.52%)
  • 11th Grade: 24   (1.41%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 69   (4.04%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 514   (30.09%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 180   (10.54%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 232   (13.58%)
  • Associate Degree: 185   (10.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 184   (10.77%)
  • Master's Degree: 79   (4.63%)
  • Professional School Degree: 15   (0.88%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (0.56%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.34%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (0.84%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 191   (10.69%)
  • 9th Grade: 46   (2.57%)
  • 10th Grade: 39   (2.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 40   (2.24%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 42   (2.35%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 633   (35.42%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 201   (11.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 179   (10.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 121   (6.77%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 210   (11.75%)
  • Master's Degree: 48   (2.69%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.22%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.11%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Looking Glass Township, Illinois

  • Albers Sd 63


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 206 N Broadway, Albers, IL 62215, Phone: (618) 248-5146, Students: 169 )

  • Damiansville Sd 62


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 101 E Main St, Albers, IL 62215, Phone: (618) 248-5188, Students: 128 )

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

  • Albers Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 104, Albers, IL 62215, Phone: (618) 248-5146, Students: 169 )

  • Damiansville Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 101 E Main, Albers, IL 62215, Phone: (618) 248-5188, Students: 128 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Looking Glass 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 Looking Glass Township, Illinois.

Area Features of Looking Glass Township, Illinois


Building


(1) Clin - Clair Volunteer Fire Protection District  

Canal


(1) Sycamore Drainage Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Saint Bernard Cemetery  

Church


(1) Saint Bernards Church   (2) Saint Damian Church  

Civil


(1) Village Of Albers   (2) Village Of Damiansville  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 34  

Gut


(1) Maple Slough  

Lake


(1) Broeckling Lake   (2) Cooper Lake   (3) Foppe Lake   (4) Grewe Lake   (5) Horseshoe Lake   (6) Hospital Lake   (7) Kellys Pond   (8) Korte Lake   (9) Little Cooper Lake   (10) Moody Lake   (11) Swan Lake  

Levee


(1) Heimanns Levee  

Populated Place


(1) Albers   (2) Damiansville  

Post Office


(1) Albers Post Office  

School


(1) Albers Elementary School   (2) Damiansville Elementary School   (3) Kalmer School Historical   (4) Mckee School Historical  

Stream


(1) Fish Slough   (2) Frog Slough   (3) Grassy Branch   (4) Lake Branch   (5) Plum Creek   (6) Post Oak Slough   (7) Shoal Creek   (8) Sycamore Branch  

Summit


(1) Heimanns Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Looking Glass Township, Illinois

62215 (pop. 1,208)


Cities Nearby Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Damiansville Village, IL  (pop. 537) 1.8 Miles
Albers Village, IL  (pop. 972) 2.5 Miles
New Baden Village, IL  (pop. 3,159) 2.7 Miles
Sugar Creek Township, IL  (pop. 5,551) 5.7 Miles
Trenton City, IL  (pop. 2,632) 6.0 Miles
Germantown Township, IL  (pop. 2,056) 6.1 Miles
Aviston Village, IL  (pop. 1,662) 6.5 Miles
Germantown Village, IL  (pop. 1,239) 6.5 Miles
Summerfield Village, IL  (pop. 357) 7.4 Miles
Mascoutah Township, IL  (pop. 7,217) 7.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Looking Glass Township, Illinois

618



Elevation in Looking Glass Township, Illinois is 433.0 ft. (132.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Lat: 38.522424 N        Long: -89.652523 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 119   (4.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 164   (5.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 161   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 311   (11.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 418   (14.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 438   (15.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 380   (13.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 193   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 70   (2.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 113   (4.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 32   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 18   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 177   (6.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 219   (7.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,420

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 220

In 3-person carpool : 25

In 4-person carpool : 3

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 8

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 12

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 15

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 5

Subway or elevated : 29

Railroad : 8

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 10

Bicycle : 3

Walked : 122

Other means : 46

Worked at home : 66


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 228

5 to 9 minutes : 326

10 to 14 minutes : 218

15 to 19 minutes : 325

20 to 24 minutes : 372

25 to 29 minutes : 212

30 to 34 minutes : 420

35 to 39 minutes : 139

40 to 44 minutes : 114

45 to 59 minutes : 339

60 to 89 minutes : 178

90 or more minutes : 55


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 557

No Social Security income : 1,677


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 474

No retirement income : 1,760


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 35

$10,000 to $14,999 : 25

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 58

$30,000 to $34,999 : 94

$35,000 to $39,999 : 119

$40,000 to $44,999 : 37

$45,000 to $49,999 : 75

$50,000 to $59,999 : 238

$60,000 to $74,999 : 213

$75,000 to $99,999 : 421

$100,000 to $124,999 : 199

$125,000 to $149,999 : 68

$150,000 to $199,999 : 98

$200,000 or more : 49


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $71,116


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Looking Glass Township, Illinois

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50.0 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Bdj Radio Enterprises, Llc)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 0.5 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Bdj Radio Enterprises, Llc)
  • WRYT (1080 AM; 0.5 kW; Edwardsville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50.0 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10.0 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Big Stick Three, Llc)
  • WILY (1210 AM; 10.0 kW; Centralia, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WILY (1210 AM; 0.003 kW; Centralia, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WHCO (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Sparta, IL; Owner: Hirsch Communication Engineering Co.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 5.0 kW; Smithton, IL; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WFFX (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Simmons Austin, Ls, Llc)
  • WXOZ (1510 AM; 5.0 kW; Pierron, IL; Owner: Entertainment Media Trust, Dennis J. Watkins, Trustee)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 6.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Ktrs-am License, L.l.c.)
  • KSTL (690 AM; 1.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Wmuz Radio, Inc.)
  • WEW (770 AM; 1.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WEW (770 AM; 10.0 kW; Caseyville, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WIJR (880 AM; 1.7 kW; Highland, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WGNU (920 AM; 0.5 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: 920 Am, Llc)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 1.5 kW; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Looking Glass Township, Illinois

  • WGEL (101.7 FM; Keyesport, IL; Owner: Bond Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WIBV (102.1 FM; Nashville, IL; Owner: Benjamin Stratemeyer)
  • WIBV (102.1 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Benjamin Stratemeyer)
  • WNSV (104.7 FM; Hoyleton, IL; Owner: Dana R. Withers)
  • WDML (106.9 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Volunteer Broadcasting Of Illinois)
  • WDML (106.9 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Volunteer Broadcasting Of Illinois)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; Edwardsville, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees, Southern Illinois University)
  • WGRN (89.5 FM; Greenville, IL; Owner: Greenville College Educational Broadcasting Foundation, Inc)
  • WRXX (95.3 FM; Odin, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WCXO (96.7 FM; Carlyle, IL; Owner: Clinton County Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WDLJ (97.5 FM; Carlyle, IL; Owner: Km Radio Of Breese, L.l.c.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 389  (25.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 148  (9.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 207  (13.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 80  (5.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 305  (20.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 490  (37.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 303  (23.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 426  (32.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 40 Farms In Looking Glass Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Looking Glass Township, Illinois

First County Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $401.4k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 22

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Looking Glass Township, Illinois

  • Scott AFB/MidAmerica


    (about 10.0 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Scott AFB


    (about 10.8 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 25.4 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Bi-State Parks


    (about 27.5 miles in Cahokia, Illinois; Airport Code: CPS)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 30.3 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • St. Louis Regional


    (about 33.3 miles in East Alton, Illinois; Airport Code: ALN)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 38.2 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Lambert-St. Louis International


    (about 41.4 miles in Lambert Airport, Missouri; Airport Code: STL)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 45.1 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Spirit of St. Louis


    (about 54.7 miles in Chesterfield, Missouri; Airport Code: SUS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.05%

Carpooled

12.19%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.84%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.35%

Walked

3.90%

Other Means

0.63%

Worked At Home

2.05%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,432

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 95

Female householder, no husband present : 220

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 346

Householder not living alone : 141


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 19

Male householder and female partner : 83

Female householder and female partner : 6

Female householder and male partner : 81

All other households : 2,045


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,297

Renter-occupied housing units : 135

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 47

Renter-occupied housing units : 48

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 101

Renter-occupied housing units : 119

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 308

Renter-occupied housing units : 179


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 74

$10,000 to $14,999 : 77

$15,000 to $19,999 : 53

$20,000 to $24,999 : 47

$25,000 to $29,999 : 82

$30,000 to $34,999 : 88

$35,000 to $39,999 : 160

$40,000 to $44,999 : 64

$45,000 to $49,999 : 90

$50,000 to $59,999 : 317

$60,000 to $74,999 : 267

$75,000 to $99,999 : 473

$100,000 to $124,999 : 209

$125,000 to $149,999 : 86

$150,000 to $199,999 : 98

$200,000 or more : 49


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Total : 2,358


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 2,234

Vacant : 124


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 99

Built 2000 to 2004 : 175

Built 1990 to 1999 : 344

Built 1980 to 1989 : 245

Built 1970 to 1979 : 486

Built 1960 to 1969 : 222

Built 1950 to 1959 : 201

Built 1940 to 1949 : 153

Built 1939 or earlier : 433


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 1,301

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 293

Electricity : 552

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 74

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 8

No fuel used : 6


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 20

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 16

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 5

$40,000 to $49,999 : 34

$50,000 to $59,999 : 12

$60,000 to $69,999 : 46

$70,000 to $79,999 : 75

$80,000 to $89,999 : 60

$90,000 to $99,999 : 91

$100,000 to $124,999 : 287

$125,000 to $149,999 : 328

$150,000 to $174,999 : 227

$175,000 to $199,999 : 186

$200,000 to $249,999 : 170

$250,000 to $299,999 : 98

$300,000 to $399,999 : 47

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 3

$750,000 to $999,999 : 3

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Looking Glass 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 : 92

Home equity loan only : 221

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 939

Housing units without a mortgage : 498


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Looking Glass Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : $201,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $226,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $175,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $145,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $140,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $111,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $113,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $131,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $113,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Looking Glass Township, Illinois: 75.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 69.57%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 30.43%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Looking Glass 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 19 19 $2,006,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $2,006,000
2000        
  Single Family 13 13 $1,492,730
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $1,492,730
2001        
  Single Family 15 15 $2,207,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $2,207,000
2002        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,232,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $1,232,000
2003        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,568,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $1,568,000
2004        
  Single Family 20 20 $3,150,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $3,150,000
2005        
  Single Family 25 25 $3,828,024
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 25 $3,828,024
2006        
  Single Family 18 18 $3,088,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $3,088,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Looking Glass Township, IL): $49,906
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Looking Glass Township): $85,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Looking Glass Township): $487
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 57.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 15.0%
Electricity: 24.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.0%
Solar Energy: 0.2%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(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 Looking Glass Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Memorial Hospital Home Care


     Address: 4500 Memorial Drive, Belleville, Illinois 62223
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/10/1986

Vip Healthcare Professionals, Llc


     Address: 2600 West Boulevard, Belleville, Illinois 62221
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/1/2007

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 16 North Bronze Pointe Ste. A, Belleville, Illinois 62226
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/1/1984

Southwestern Il Visiting Nurse Assoc


     Address: 7 Executive Woods, Swansea, Illinois 62226
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Caretenders Visiting Services Of Southern Illinois


     Address: 216 West Point Drive, Swansea, Illinois 62226
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/6/1984

Hospitals Close To Looking Glass Township, Illinois

St Josephs Hospital


     Address: 9515 Holy Cross Ln, Breese, Illinois 62230
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Joseph's Hospital


     Address: 1515 Main Street, Highland, Illinois 62249
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Memorial Hospital


     Address: 4500 Memorial Drive, Belleville, Illinois 62226
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Elizabeth Hospital


     Address: 211 S Third St, Belleville, Illinois 62222
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Anderson Hospital


     Address: 6800 State Route 162, Maryville, Illinois 62062
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Aviston Countryside Manor


     Address: 450 West 1st Street, Aviston, Illinois 62216
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Clinton Manor Living Center


     Address: 111 East Illinois Street, New Baden, Illinois 62265
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Breese Nursing Home


     Address: 1155 North First Street, Breese, Illinois 62230
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 58%

Mar Ka Nursing Home


     Address: 201 South 10th Street, Mascoutah, Illinois 62258
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Grange Nursing Home


     Address: 901 North Tenth Street, Mascoutah, Illinois 62258
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 80%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 118 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Looking Glass Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 155
    Disabled Workers: 20
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Clinton County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 39.68%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.65%
  • Other 0.67%



(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 Looking Glass Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Clinton County, IL

5.46 % of Clinton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,638

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,167

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • St Clair County , IL 1.55 % ($43,073 AGI )
  • Madison County , IL 0.80 % ($35,814 AGI )
  • Marion County , IL 0.36 % ($24,098 AGI )

Relocation away from Clinton County, IL

5.00 % of Clinton 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 $33,439

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • St Clair County , IL 0.88 % ($32,041 AGI )
  • Madison County , IL 0.70 % ($34,102 AGI )
  • Marion County , IL 0.43 % ($31,850 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 Looking Glass Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Looking Glass Township, Illinois

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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 Looking Glass Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Looking Glass Township, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 84 0
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 84 0
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 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 n/a n/a n/a 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0


(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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