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   (County: Macon County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Macon City, 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
(Macon City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 9 years : 13

10 to 14 years : 45

15 to 17 years : 30

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 66

30 to 34 years : 22

35 to 39 years : 30

40 to 44 years : 31

45 to 49 years : 53

50 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 45

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 12

70 to 74 years : 15

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 11

Female:

Under 5 years : 26

5 to 9 years : 38

10 to 14 years : 36

15 to 17 years : 24

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 12

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 30

25 to 29 years : 23

30 to 34 years : 14

35 to 39 years : 25

40 to 44 years : 55

45 to 49 years : 22

50 to 54 years : 49

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 5

65 and 66 years : 26

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 28

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 27


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Macon City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 600

Multiple ancestry : 353

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 149


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Macon City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,102

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Macon City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 186

18 to 24 years : 80

25 to 34 years : 125

35 to 44 years : 141

45 to 54 years : 171

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 118

75 years and over : 87

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 169

18 to 24 years : 67

25 to 34 years : 120

35 to 44 years : 115

45 to 54 years : 160

55 to 59 years : 88

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 114

75 years and over : 77

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 17

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 5

35 to 44 years : 26

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 10

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Macon City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 494

Female : 518

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 26

Female : 64

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Macon City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,012

Born in other state in the United States : 90

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Macon City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 173

Now married, except separated : 499

Divorced : 91

Separated : 9

Widowed : 62

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 25

Now married, except separated : 29

Divorced : 26

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,039

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Macon City, Illinois

  • German: 266   (28.6%)
  • United States Or American: 144   (15.5%)
  • English: 143   (15.4%)
  • Irish: 109   (11.7%)
  • Other Groups: 93   (10.0%)
  • Scottish: 31   (3.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 30   (3.2%)
  • Polish: 24   (2.6%)
  • Dutch: 20   (2.1%)
  • Italian: 19   (2.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 16   (1.7%)
  • Swedish: 8   (0.9%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.6%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.5%)
  • British: 4   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Macon City, Illinois is 1,102



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Macon City, Illinois: 520
Female Population in Macon City, Illinois: 582


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Macon City, Illinois: 41.5
Median Female Resident Age in Macon City, Illinois: 44.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Macon City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

41.0

Male

40.1

Female

42.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

11.5

Male

29.5

Female

10.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.0

Male

37.5

Female

28.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

50.5

Male

0.0

Female

50.5

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.7

Male

10.3

Female

13.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

12.0

Male

10.5

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.5

Male

40.5

Female

42.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Macon City, Illinois


  • White: 1,102
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Macon City, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 10   (2.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (3.75%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (1.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (1.88%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 192   (51.47%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 39   (10.46%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 55   (14.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 23   (6.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 18   (4.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (1.61%)
  • 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: 7   (1.53%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.88%)
  • 10th Grade: 12   (2.63%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (2.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (1.53%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 222   (48.58%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 53   (11.6%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 70   (15.32%)
  • Associate Degree: 32   (7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 30   (6.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (1.75%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.44%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Macon City, Illinois

  • Meridian Primary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: Po Box 198, Macon, IL 62544, Phone: (217) 764-3896, Students: 236 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Macon City, Illinois

  • Meridian High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 380, Macon, IL 62544, Phone: (217) 764-5233, Students: 335 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Macon City, Illinois

  • South Macon Public Library District


    451 West Glenn Street, Macon, IL 62544

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Macon City, Illinois


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Macon City, 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 Macon City, Illinois.

Area Features of Macon City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Hilvety Airport  

Building


(1) South Macon Fire Protection District  

Cemetery


(1) Long Grove Cemetery   (2) Macon Cemetery  

Church


(1) Sanner Chapel United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Macon   (2) Township Of Milam Historical   (3) Township Of South Macon  

Hospital


(1) Eastern Star Sanitarium  

Populated Place


(1) Macon  

School


(1) Center School Historical   (2) Long Grove School Historical   (3) Macon Elementary School   (4) Meridian Senior High School   (5) Ocean Wave School Historical  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Macon City, Illinois

62544 (pop. 1,714)


Cities Nearby Macon City, Illinois

South Macon Township, IL  (pop. 1,342) 0.7 Miles
Pleasant View Township, IL  (pop. 1,745) 5.6 Miles
Moweaqua Township, IL  (pop. 2,212) 5.7 Miles
Moweaqua Village, IL  (pop. 1,982) 5.9 Miles
South Wheatland Township, IL  (pop. 3,934) 6.4 Miles
Blue Mound Village, IL  (pop. 1,507) 6.5 Miles
Milam Township, IL  (pop. 262) 6.7 Miles
Prairieton Township, IL  (pop. 524) 7.9 Miles
Mount Zion Village, IL  (pop. 4,970) 8.0 Miles
Mount Zion Township, IL  (pop. 6,403) 8.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Macon City, Illinois

217



Elevation in Macon City, Illinois is 696.0 ft. (212.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Macon City, Illinois

Lat: 39.709123 N        Long: -89.000391 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 31   (5.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 26   (4.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 34   (6.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 46   (8.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 50   (8.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 104   (18.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 105   (18.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 50   (8.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 18   (3.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 60   (10.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 33   (5.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Macon City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 519

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 28

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 : 2

Walked : 19

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 12


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Macon City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 33

5 to 9 minutes : 78

10 to 14 minutes : 51

15 to 19 minutes : 33

20 to 24 minutes : 191

25 to 29 minutes : 29

30 to 34 minutes : 77

35 to 39 minutes : 4

40 to 44 minutes : 9

45 to 59 minutes : 27

60 to 89 minutes : 25

90 or more minutes : 11


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Macon City, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 173

No Social Security income : 342


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Macon City, Illinois)

With retirement income : 93

No retirement income : 422


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Macon City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 20

$30,000 to $34,999 : 30

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $44,999 : 10

$45,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $74,999 : 38

$75,000 to $99,999 : 93

$100,000 to $124,999 : 34

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Macon City, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $63,011


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Macon City, Illinois

  • WDZ (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WIHM (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Hewittsville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • WHOW (1520 AM; 5.0 kW; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WINU (870 AM; 0.5 kW; Assumption, IL; Owner: New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Macon City, Illinois

  • WZUS (100.9 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WZNX (106.7 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; Heman, IL; Owner: Wdkr, Inc.)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Arthur, IL; Owner: Good News Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Oreana, IL; Owner: St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Owaneco, IL; Owner: Bloomington Normal Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nokomis, IL; Owner: Donnellson Sda Church)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nokomis, IL; Owner: Nassuna Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nokomis, IL; Owner: Network Of Glory, Llc)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nokomis, IL; Owner: Saving Children , Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WJMU (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Millikin University)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Beecher City, IL; Owner: 2820 Communications Incorporated)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Wejt, Inc.)
  • WABZ (93.9 FM; Broadwell, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WMKR (94.3 FM; Owaneco, IL; Owner: Miller Communications, Inc.)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; Blue Mound, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WHOW-FM (95.9 FM; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTIM-FM (97.3 FM; Owaneco, IL; Owner: Miller Communications, Inc.)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Technicom, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Macon City, Illinois

  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WAND (Channel 17; Oreana, IL; Owner: Wand(tv) Partnership)
  • WICS (Channel 20; Dawson, IL; Owner: Wics Licensee, Llc)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; Oreana, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Macon City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 40  (13.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 38  (12.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 32  (10.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 72  (24.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 76  (26.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 56  (19.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 122  (42.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 11  (3.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 66 Farms In Macon City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Macon City, Illinois

Peoples Bank Of Macon - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $19.7k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Macon City, Illinois

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 11.1 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Logan County


    (about 35.8 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Capital


    (about 37.2 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 37.2 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 41.6 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 44.5 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 53.5 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Macon City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.59%

Carpooled

9.31%

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

1.55%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.55%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 264

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 15

Female householder, no husband present : 44

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 154

Householder not living alone : 38


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Macon City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 30

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 17

All other households : 468


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Macon City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 237

Renter-occupied housing units : 27

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 39

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 146

Renter-occupied housing units : 46


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Macon City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 11

$10,000 to $14,999 : 13

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 24

$30,000 to $34,999 : 51

$35,000 to $39,999 : 31

$40,000 to $44,999 : 21

$45,000 to $49,999 : 30

$50,000 to $59,999 : 47

$60,000 to $74,999 : 68

$75,000 to $99,999 : 121

$100,000 to $124,999 : 34

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Macon City, Illinois)

Total : 565


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Macon City, Illinois)

Occupied : 515

Vacant : 50


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Macon City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Macon City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 4

Built 1990 to 1999 : 15

Built 1980 to 1989 : 42

Built 1970 to 1979 : 98

Built 1960 to 1969 : 20

Built 1950 to 1959 : 173

Built 1940 to 1949 : 50

Built 1939 or earlier : 163


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Macon City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 463

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 6

Electricity : 42

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 4

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Macon City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 12

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $69,999 : 46

$70,000 to $79,999 : 50

$80,000 to $89,999 : 121

$90,000 to $99,999 : 43

$100,000 to $124,999 : 39

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 4

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$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
(Macon City, 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 : 12

Home equity loan only : 9

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 242

Housing units without a mortgage : 166


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Macon City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $83,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $85,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $116,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $77,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $58,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $79,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Macon City, Illinois: 69.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Macon City, 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 2 2 $275,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $275,000
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $230,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $230,000
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $441,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $441,000
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $80,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $80,000
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $571,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $571,000
2004        
  Single Family 6 6 $940,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $940,000
2005        
  Single Family 3 3 $519,500
  Two Family 1 2 $140,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 5 $659,500
2006        
  Single Family 3 3 $450,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $450,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Macon City, IL): $40,917
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Macon City): $60,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Macon City): $466
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Macon City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 84.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.5%
Electricity: 13.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Macon City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Macon City, Illinois

Addus Healthcare, Inc


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

Decatur Mem Hosp Home Hlth Svs


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

Community Homecare, Inc


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

Quad County Home Health Agency


     Address: One Huber Street, Pana, Illinois 62557
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/19/1984

Shelby Memorial Hospital Home


     Address: 200 South Cedar Street, Shelbyville, Illinois 62565
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 8/3/1995

Hospitals Close To Macon City, Illinois

Decatur Memorial Hospital


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

St Marys Hospital


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

Taylorville Memorial Hospital


     Address: 201 East Pleasant Street, Taylorville, Illinois 62568
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Pana Community Hospital


     Address: 101 E Ninth Street, Pana, Illinois 62557
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Shelby Memorial Hospital


     Address: 200 S Cedar St, Shelbyville, Illinois 62565
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Macon City, Illinois

Heritage Manor-mount Zion


     Address: 1225 Woodland Drive, Mount Zion, Illinois 62549
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Lincoln Manor


     Address: 2650 North Monroe Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 123
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Manorcare At Decatur


     Address: 444 West Harrison Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Fair Havens Christian Home


     Address: 1790 South Fairview Avenue, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Decatur Mem Hospital


     Address: 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 15
     Percent Occupied: 38%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Macon City, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 30 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Macon City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 225
    Disabled Workers: 35
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 25
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Macon County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.11%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.34%
  • Other 0.55%



(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 Macon City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Macon County, IL

4.31 % of Macon County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $41,446

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.03 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $70,308

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 0.28 % ($34,441 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.20 % ($34,917 AGI )
  • Piatt County , IL 0.17 % ($43,069 AGI )

Relocation away from Macon County, IL

5.06 % of Macon 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 $43,358

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $185,182

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 0.31 % ($30,301 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.21 % ($28,678 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.21 % ($42,247 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 Macon City, 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 Macon City, 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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