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Demographics Analysis

The people of Oquawka 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
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 9 years : 44

10 to 14 years : 32

15 to 17 years : 66

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 2

21 years : 18

22 to 24 years : 19

25 to 29 years : 65

30 to 34 years : 10

35 to 39 years : 49

40 to 44 years : 93

45 to 49 years : 63

50 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 114

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 27

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 20

70 to 74 years : 36

75 to 79 years : 29

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 9 years : 42

10 to 14 years : 64

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 1

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 62

25 to 29 years : 17

30 to 34 years : 20

35 to 39 years : 40

40 to 44 years : 97

45 to 49 years : 101

50 to 54 years : 68

55 to 59 years : 103

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 37

70 to 74 years : 66

75 to 79 years : 38

80 to 84 years : 37

85 years and over : 22


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 549

Multiple ancestry : 581

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 15

Ancestry not reported : 627


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,677

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 1

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 63

Not a U.S. citizen : 31


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 265

18 to 24 years : 116

25 to 34 years : 112

35 to 44 years : 279

45 to 54 years : 307

55 to 59 years : 217

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 53

65 to 74 years : 194

75 years and over : 136

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 16

5 to 17 years : 131

18 to 24 years : 40

25 to 34 years : 90

35 to 44 years : 166

45 to 54 years : 194

55 to 59 years : 184

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 35

65 to 74 years : 143

75 years and over : 90

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 17 years : 104

18 to 24 years : 57

25 to 34 years : 22

35 to 44 years : 82

45 to 54 years : 98

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 18

65 to 74 years : 51

75 years and over : 46

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 1

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 : 30

18 to 24 years : 18

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 31

45 to 54 years : 15

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
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 526

Female : 610

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 269

Female : 272

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 1

Foreign born:

Male : 57

Female : 37


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,102

Born in other state in the United States : 514

Native: born outside the United States : 1

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 212

Now married, except separated : 544

Divorced : 126

Separated : 2

Widowed : 133

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 119

Now married, except separated : 220

Divorced : 42

Separated : 0

Widowed : 59

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 1

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 48

Now married, except separated : 46

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,638

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 79

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Oquawka Township, Illinois

  • German: 458   (22.8%)
  • United States Or American: 327   (16.3%)
  • English: 325   (16.2%)
  • Irish: 290   (14.4%)
  • Other Groups: 141   (7.0%)
  • Swedish: 130   (6.5%)
  • Scottish: 74   (3.7%)
  • Dutch: 68   (3.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 51   (2.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 27   (1.3%)
  • Norwegian: 24   (1.2%)
  • Polish: 24   (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 18   (0.9%)
  • French Canadian: 12   (0.6%)
  • Italian: 11   (0.5%)
  • European: 6   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 4   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 3   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Oquawka Township, Illinois is 1,772



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Oquawka Township, Illinois: 852
Female Population in Oquawka Township, Illinois: 920


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Oquawka Township, Illinois: 44.2
Median Female Resident Age in Oquawka Township, Illinois: 49.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Oquawka Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

47.7

Male

46.9

Female

48.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

18.5

Male

17.0

Female

59.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

53.5

Male

35.5

Female

57.5

Asian


Both sexes

49.5

Male

29.5

Female

59.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

37.5

Male

0.0

Female

37.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

17.5

Female

31.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.5

Male

18.0

Female

36.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.9

Male

47.1

Female

48.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Oquawka Township, Illinois


  • White: 1,617
  • African American: 16
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 19
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 11
  • Some Other Race: 88
  • Two or More Races: 21



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.25%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.62%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.37%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 54   (6.69%)
  • 9th Grade: 30   (3.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 65   (8.05%)
  • 11th Grade: 26   (3.22%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 39   (4.83%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 366   (45.35%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 74   (9.17%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 86   (10.66%)
  • Associate Degree: 18   (2.23%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 27   (3.35%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (1.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.12%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.24%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 41   (4.85%)
  • 9th Grade: 22   (2.6%)
  • 10th Grade: 57   (6.74%)
  • 11th Grade: 41   (4.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (2.84%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 370   (43.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 69   (8.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 129   (15.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 30   (3.55%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 35   (4.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 24   (2.84%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.24%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Oquawka Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Carner Landing Strip Historical   (2) Heeg Airport  

Bay


(1) Benton Bay  

Bridge


(1) Davenport Bridge  

Building


(1) Henderson County Sheriff S Office   (2) North Henderson County Ambulance Service - Oquawka   (3) Oquawka Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Coghill Cemetery   (2) County Farm Cemetery   (3) Cumberland Cemetery   (4) Oquawka Cemetery   (5) Reed Cemetery   (6) Rozetta Cemetery   (7) Smith Creek Cemetery   (8) Stockton Cemetery  

Church


(1) Fall Creek Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Oquawka   (2) Township Of Rozetta   (3) Village Of Oquawka  

Dam


(1) Carner Lake Dam  

Forest


(1) Big River State Forest  

Gut


(1) Benton Slough   (2) Mill Slough  

Island


(1) Benton Island   (2) Mill Island  

Locale


(1) Great Oaks Picnic Area   (2) Henderson County Farm Historical   (3) Little Deer Picnic Area   (4) Sands Picnic Area   (5) Sunset Picnic Area  

Park


(1) Delabar State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Oquawka   (2) Reeds   (3) Rozetta  

Reservoir


(1) Carner Lake  

School


(1) Aurora School Historical   (2) Cedar Oak School Historical   (3) Cedar Ridge School Historical   (4) Centerville School Historical   (5) Hazel Dell School Historical   (6) Little Brick School Historical   (7) Maple Grove School Historical   (8) Old Number 1 School Historical   (9) Smith School Historical  

Stream


(1) Fall Creek   (2) Goose Run   (3) Smith Creek  

Valley


(1) Jinks Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Oquawka Township, Illinois

61469 (pop. 2,477)


Cities Nearby Oquawka Township, Illinois

Oquawka Township, IL  (pop. 1,772) 0.0 Miles
Oquawka Village, IL  (pop. 1,193) 1.2 Miles
Jackson Township, IL  (pop. 1,404) 2.8 Miles
Rozetta Township, IL  (pop. 246) 5.4 Miles
Gladstone Village, IL  (pop. 357) 6.4 Miles
Bald Bluff Township, IL  (pop. 351) 6.6 Miles
Biggsville Village, IL  (pop. 409) 8.2 Miles
Gladstone Township, IL  (pop. 1,088) 8.4 Miles
Biggsville Township, IL  (pop. 490) 8.7 Miles
Keithsburg City, IL  (pop. 644) 10.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Oquawka Township, Illinois

309



Elevation in Oquawka Township, Illinois is 712.0 ft. (217.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Oquawka Township, Illinois

Lat: 40.955924 N        Long: -90.943607 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 76   (7.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 51   (5.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 71   (7.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 171   (17.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 81   (8.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 90   (9.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 121   (12.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 78   (7.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 19   (1.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 18   (1.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 12   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 20   (2.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 93   (9.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 99   (9.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 580

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 105

In 3-person carpool : 9

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 : 15

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 2

Walked : 52

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 21


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 18

5 to 9 minutes : 89

10 to 14 minutes : 46

15 to 19 minutes : 94

20 to 24 minutes : 71

25 to 29 minutes : 167

30 to 34 minutes : 71

35 to 39 minutes : 26

40 to 44 minutes : 28

45 to 59 minutes : 56

60 to 89 minutes : 26

90 or more minutes : 71


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 358

No Social Security income : 553


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 166

No retirement income : 745


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 18

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 31

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 95

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $74,999 : 54

$75,000 to $99,999 : 69

$100,000 to $124,999 : 97

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $52,083


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Oquawka Township, Illinois

  • KCPS (1150 AM; 0.5 kW; Burlington, IA; Owner: John M. Giannettino)
  • WRAM (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Gerlaw, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KBUR (1490 AM; 0.76 kW; Burlington, IA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Burlington License, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Oquawka Township, Illinois

  • WKAI (100.1 FM; Blandinsville, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRMJ (102.3 FM; Joy, IL; Owner: Western Illinois Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WMQZ (104.1 FM; Blandinsville, IL; Owner: Colchester Radio, Inc.)
  • KGRS (107.3 FM; Burlington, IA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Burlington License, Llc)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Gladstone, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • KAIP (88.9 FM; Mediapolis, IA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KAYP (89.9 FM; Saint Paul, IA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Blandinsville, IL; Owner: Lighthouse Christian Fellowship)
  • WQKQ (92.1 FM; Adrian, IL; Owner: Pritchard Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KKMI (93.5 FM; Burlington, IA; Owner: Pritchard Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KHDK (97.3 FM; West Point, IA; Owner: Pritchard Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WMOI (97.7 FM; Monmouth, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Oquawka Township, Illinois

  • KGCW-TV (Channel 26; Burlington, IA; Owner: Burlington Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)
  • KGCW-TV (Channel 26; Keithsburg, IL; Owner: Burlington Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Oquawka Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 49  (9.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 33  (6.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 65  (12.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 144  (26.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 136  (26.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 100  (19.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 141  (27.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 13  (2.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 44 Farms In Oquawka Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Oquawka Township, Illinois

Midwest Bank Of Western Illinois - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $422k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Oquawka Township, Illinois

  • Burlington Municipal


    (about 15.0 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Southeast Iowa Regional


    (about 15.2 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Galesburg Municipal


    (about 26.9 miles in Galesburg, Illinois; Airport Code: GBG)

  • Fort Madison Municipal


    (about 28.7 miles in Fort Madison, Iowa; Airport Code: FMS)

  • Muscatine Municipal


    (about 30.2 miles in Fruitland, Iowa; Airport Code: MUT)

  • Macomb Municipal


    (about 33.8 miles in Macomb, Illinois; Airport Code: MQB)

  • Quad City International


    (about 41.0 miles in Moline, Illinois; Airport Code: MLI)

  • Keokuk Municipal


    (about 42.7 miles in Keokuk, Iowa; Airport Code: EOK)

  • Davenport Municipal


    (about 48.8 miles in Davenport, Iowa; Airport Code: DVN)

  • Iowa City Municipal


    (about 56.7 miles in Iowa City, Iowa; Airport Code: IOW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Oquawka Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.04%

Carpooled

15.79%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.19%

Other Means

0.87%

Worked At Home

3.10%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 387

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 52

Female householder, no husband present : 86

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 333

Householder not living alone : 53


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 28

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 25

All other households : 858


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 338

Renter-occupied housing units : 49

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 38

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 45

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 283

Renter-occupied housing units : 103


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 97

$10,000 to $14,999 : 96

$15,000 to $19,999 : 115

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 49

$30,000 to $34,999 : 54

$35,000 to $39,999 : 111

$40,000 to $44,999 : 17

$45,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 63

$60,000 to $74,999 : 58

$75,000 to $99,999 : 93

$100,000 to $124,999 : 109

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Total : 1,169


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 911

Vacant : 258


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 3

Built 2000 to 2004 : 62

Built 1990 to 1999 : 127

Built 1980 to 1989 : 162

Built 1970 to 1979 : 238

Built 1960 to 1969 : 161

Built 1950 to 1959 : 75

Built 1940 to 1949 : 33

Built 1939 or earlier : 308


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 684

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 132

Electricity : 82

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 10

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 3

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Oquawka Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 23

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 23

$25,000 to $29,999 : 38

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 28

$40,000 to $49,999 : 79

$50,000 to $59,999 : 65

$60,000 to $69,999 : 77

$70,000 to $79,999 : 61

$80,000 to $89,999 : 66

$90,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 43

$125,000 to $149,999 : 31

$150,000 to $174,999 : 7

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 5

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 36

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 13

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Oquawka 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 : 15

Home equity loan only : 8

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 316

Housing units without a mortgage : 341


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $345,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $70,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $72,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $46,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $73,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $47,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $60,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $56,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Oquawka Township, Illinois: 63.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Oquawka 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 15 15 $1,112,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $1,112,000
2000        
  Single Family 13 13 $604,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $604,000
2001        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,520,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $1,520,000
2002        
  Single Family 27 27 $1,705,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $1,705,500
2003        
  Single Family 4 4 $233,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $233,000
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $139,890
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $139,890
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $12,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $12,000
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $130,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $130,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Oquawka Township, IL): $32,955
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Oquawka Township): $53,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Oquawka Township): $369
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Oquawka Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 68.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 22.5%
Electricity: 5.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
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 Oquawka Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Oquawka Township, Illinois

Henderson County Health Depart


     Address: P. O. Box 220, Gladstone, Illinois 61437
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/13/1979

Des Moines County Health Depar


     Address: 522 North Third Street, Burlington, Iowa 52601
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/1/1968

Visiting Nurses Association


     Address: 2830 Winegard Drive, Burlington, Iowa 52601
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Advanced Home Health Care Ltd


     Address: 1525 Mount Pleasant Street, Burlington, Iowa 52601
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/30/1998

Great River Home Health Care


     Address: 1221 South Gear Avenue, West Burlington, Iowa 52655
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/18/1984

Hospitals Close To Oquawka Township, Illinois

Great River Medical Center


     Address: 1221 South Gear Avenue, West Burlington, Iowa 52655
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Osf Holy Family Medical Center


     Address: 1000 W Harlem Avenue, Monmouth, Illinois 61462
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Fort Madison Community Hospital


     Address: 5445 Ave O, Fort Madison, Iowa 52627
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Henry County Health Center


     Address: 407 S White St, Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Galesburg Cottage Hospital


     Address: 695 N Kellogg St, Galesburg, Illinois 61401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Oquawka Township, Illinois

Prairie Ridge Care & Rehabilit


     Address: 608 Prairie Street, Mediapolis, Iowa 52637
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Blair House


     Address: 1212 Indian Hills Drive, Burlington, Iowa 52601
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Burlington Care Center


     Address: 2610 South Fifth Street, Burlington, Iowa 52601
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Great River Medical Center-snf


     Address: 1221 South Gear Avenue, West Burlington, Iowa 52655
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 10
     Percent Occupied: 56%

Henderson County Ret Center


     Address: 604 Oakwood Drive, Stronghurst, Illinois 61480
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Oquawka Township, Illinois

Name: Quad Cities
Address: 22710 206th Avenue North; Cordova, IL 61242
Distance: 62 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Oquawka Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 380
    Disabled Workers: 55
    Widowers Workers: 55
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Henderson County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 54.64%
  • Bush & Cheney 44.71%
  • Other 0.65%



(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 Oquawka Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Henderson County, IL

5.40 % of Henderson County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $46,506

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Des Moines County , IA 1.11 % ($26,879 AGI )
  • Warren County , IL 0.88 % ($22,962 AGI )
  • Hancock County , IL 0.54 % ($37,688 AGI )

Relocation away from Henderson County, IL

6.32 % of Henderson 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 $29,725

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Des Moines County , IA 1.57 % ($22,234 AGI )
  • Warren County , IL 0.60 % ($28,500 AGI )
  • Hancock County , IL 0.50 % ($35,067 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 Oquawka 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 Oquawka Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Oquawka 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 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 74 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 6 2
    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 446 153
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 11 4
    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 817 306
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 18 1
    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 1,337 76
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 1
    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 76
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 2 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 7 2
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 5 1


(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)



Jails in Oquawka Township, Illinois


  • Henderson County Jail


    4th And Warren, Oquawka, IL 61469
    Capacity: 14
    Confined: 4
    Avg. Population: 7
    Year Built: 1935


(updated 2006)



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