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Demographics Analysis

The people of Orel 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
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 9 years : 13

10 to 14 years : 31

15 to 17 years : 49

18 and 19 years : 35

20 years : 2

21 years : 26

22 to 24 years : 45

25 to 29 years : 36

30 to 34 years : 14

35 to 39 years : 31

40 to 44 years : 74

45 to 49 years : 48

50 to 54 years : 52

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 29

65 and 66 years : 33

67 to 69 years : 29

70 to 74 years : 17

75 to 79 years : 19

80 to 84 years : 29

85 years and over : 11

Female:

Under 5 years : 37

5 to 9 years : 20

10 to 14 years : 28

15 to 17 years : 65

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 43

25 to 29 years : 36

30 to 34 years : 21

35 to 39 years : 30

40 to 44 years : 37

45 to 49 years : 46

50 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 51

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 32

65 and 66 years : 20

67 to 69 years : 40

70 to 74 years : 16

75 to 79 years : 51

80 to 84 years : 32

85 years and over : 36


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 374

Multiple ancestry : 313

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 736


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,415

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 : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 49

5 to 17 years : 206

18 to 24 years : 167

25 to 34 years : 107

35 to 44 years : 172

45 to 54 years : 199

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 61

65 to 74 years : 155

75 years and over : 178

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 45

5 to 17 years : 153

18 to 24 years : 137

25 to 34 years : 90

35 to 44 years : 122

45 to 54 years : 171

55 to 59 years : 80

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 61

65 to 74 years : 131

75 years and over : 147

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 53

18 to 24 years : 30

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 50

45 to 54 years : 20

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 24

75 years and over : 31

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 : 8

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
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 538

Female : 641

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 135

Female : 101

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 8

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,179

Born in other state in the United States : 236

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 237

Now married, except separated : 607

Divorced : 98

Separated : 6

Widowed : 113

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 71

Now married, except separated : 102

Divorced : 25

Separated : 0

Widowed : 15

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 : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,337

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 30

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 7


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Orel Township, Illinois

  • United States Or American: 351   (35.7%)
  • English: 165   (16.8%)
  • German: 157   (16.0%)
  • Other Groups: 92   (9.4%)
  • Irish: 76   (7.7%)
  • Italian: 39   (4.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 31   (3.2%)
  • Polish: 24   (2.4%)
  • Dutch: 22   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 10   (1.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 4   (0.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 4   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 3   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 2   (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Orel Township, Illinois is 1,423



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Orel Township, Illinois: 681
Female Population in Orel Township, Illinois: 742


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Orel Township, Illinois: 43.2
Median Female Resident Age in Orel Township, Illinois: 47.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Orel Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

42.8

Male

40.3

Female

45.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.5

Male

46.5

Female

2.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

12.5

Male

13.5

Female

11.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

16.5

Male

16.5

Female

19.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.5

Male

8.5

Female

18.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.8

Male

16.5

Female

17.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.0

Male

40.3

Female

45.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Orel Township, Illinois


  • White: 1,423
  • 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 Orel Township, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.46%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.46%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.93%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 59   (13.66%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (4.4%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (3.47%)
  • 11th Grade: 30   (6.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (0.69%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 151   (34.95%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 40   (9.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 39   (9.03%)
  • Associate Degree: 16   (3.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 35   (8.1%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (3.01%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.93%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 1   (0.19%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.37%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 79   (14.63%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (2.59%)
  • 10th Grade: 41   (7.59%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (3.52%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (2.96%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 176   (32.59%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 41   (7.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 46   (8.52%)
  • Associate Degree: 68   (12.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 32   (5.93%)
  • Master's Degree: 3   (0.56%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.37%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Orel Township, Illinois

  • Wayne City Cusd 100


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 457, Wayne City, IL 62895, Phone: (618) 895-3103, Students: 606 )

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

  • Wayne City Attendance Center


    ( Grades: 3-8, Location: Po Box 457, Wayne City, IL 62895, Phone: (618) 895-3103, Students: 265 )

  • Oak Grove Attendance Center


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: Rr 1, Wayne City, IL 62895, Phone: (618) 648-2293, Students: 63 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Orel Township, Illinois

  • Wayne City High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 427, Wayne City, IL 62895, Phone: (618) 895-3103, Students: 198 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Orel Township, Illinois

  • Wayne City Kissner Public Library


    102 South Main Street, Wayne City, IL 62895

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Orel Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Skillet Fork Farm Airport Historical  

Bridge


(1) Reed Bridge  

Building


(1) Wayne City Ambulance Service   (2) Wayne Fire Protection District 1  

Canal


(1) Dry Fork Drainage Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Baltimore Cemetery   (2) Garrison Cemetery   (3) Trotter Cemetery  

Church


(1) Ellis Mound Church   (2) First Christian Church   (3) First United Methodist Church   (4) Full Gospel Church   (5) Olive Branch Baptist Church   (6) Wayne City Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Orel   (2) Village Of Wayne City  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 100  

Populated Place


(1) Mayberry   (2) Smithville   (3) Wayne City  

Ridge


(1) Fleming Ridge  

School


(1) Bloomfield School Historical   (2) Boyd School Historical   (3) Crossroads School Historical   (4) Ellis Mound School Historical   (5) Garrison School Historical   (6) Independence School Historical   (7) Miller School Historical   (8) Oak Grove Elementary School   (9) Oakland School Historical   (10) Scrub Hill School Historical   (11) Trotter School Historical   (12) Wayne City Elementary School   (13) Wayne City High School  

Stream


(1) Dry Fork   (2) Fish Slough   (3) Fourmile Creek   (4) Livergood Creek   (5) Miller Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Orel Township, Illinois

62895 (pop. 2,144)


Cities Nearby Orel Township, Illinois

Wayne City Village, IL  (pop. 1,041) 2.2 Miles
Sims Village, IL  (pop. 187) 3.2 Miles
Arrington Township, IL  (pop. 303) 3.3 Miles
Four Mile Township, IL  (pop. 511) 3.8 Miles
Keenes Village, IL  (pop. 119) 4.3 Miles
Belle Prairie City Town, IL  (pop. 81) 7.1 Miles
Crouch Township, IL  (pop. 247) 7.6 Miles
Berry Township, IL  (pop. 221) 7.8 Miles
Hickory Hill Township, IL  (pop. 280) 8.1 Miles
Big Mound Township, IL  (pop. 1,832) 8.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Orel Township, Illinois

618



Elevation in Orel Township, Illinois is 387.0 ft. (118.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Orel Township, Illinois

Lat: 38.321598 N        Long: -88.565122 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 33   (5.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 40   (6.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 51   (8.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 49   (7.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 54   (8.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 112   (17.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 128   (20.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 25   (3.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 20   (3.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 6   (0.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 61   (9.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 52   (8.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 504

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 81

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 29

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 4


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 55

5 to 9 minutes : 121

10 to 14 minutes : 26

15 to 19 minutes : 58

20 to 24 minutes : 102

25 to 29 minutes : 43

30 to 34 minutes : 77

35 to 39 minutes : 31

40 to 44 minutes : 24

45 to 59 minutes : 44

60 to 89 minutes : 14

90 or more minutes : 19


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 286

No Social Security income : 377


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 113

No retirement income : 550


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 52

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 27

$20,000 to $24,999 : 23

$25,000 to $29,999 : 44

$30,000 to $34,999 : 37

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $44,999 : 17

$45,000 to $49,999 : 64

$50,000 to $59,999 : 40

$60,000 to $74,999 : 59

$75,000 to $99,999 : 59

$100,000 to $124,999 : 11

$125,000 to $149,999 : 8

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $45,679


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Orel Township, Illinois

  • WMCL (1060 AM; 2.5 kW; Mc Leansboro, IL; Owner: Dana Communications Corporation)
  • WJBD (1350 AM; 0.43 kW; Salem, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WFIW (1390 AM; 0.71 kW; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WROY (1460 AM; 1.0 kW; Carmi, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 5.0 kW; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 1.5 kW; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Orel Township, Illinois

  • WJBD-FM (100.1 FM; Walnut Hill, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WIBV (102.1 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Benjamin Stratemeyer)
  • WNOI (103.9 FM; Flora, IL; Owner: H & R Communications, Inc.)
  • WBVN (104.5 FM; Thompsonville, IL; Owner: Kenneth W. And Jane A. Anderson)
  • WFIW-FM (104.9 FM; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WOKZ (105.9 FM; Fairfield, IL; Owner: Wayne County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WQRL (106.3 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: Dana Communications Corp.)
  • WDML (106.9 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Volunteer Broadcasting Of Illinois)
  • WDML (106.9 FM; Woodlawn, IL; Owner: Volunteer Broadcasting Of Illinois)
  • WVSI (88.9 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Southern Illinois University)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Kinmundy, IL; Owner: East West Crossculture Education)
  • WBMV (89.7 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc)
  • WAPO (90.5 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WYER (90.5 FM; Carmi, IL; Owner: Connersville Apostolic Lighthouse Incorporated)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Wayne City, IL; Owner: Harvest Christian Fellowship, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bluford, IL; Owner: Real Life Radio Foundation, Inc.)
  • WSLE (91.3 FM; Salem, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WBJW (91.7 FM; Albion, IL; Owner: Music Ministries Inc)
  • WMIX-FM (94.1 FM; Mount Vernon, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WRXX (95.3 FM; Walnut Hill, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WRUL (97.3 FM; Carmi, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)
  • WISH-FM (98.9 FM; Macedonia, IL; Owner: W. Russell Withers, Jr.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Orel Township, Illinois

  • WPXS (Channel 13; Walnut Hill, IL; Owner: Wpxs, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Orel Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 57  (16.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 30  (8.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 41  (12.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (4.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 62  (18.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 102  (32.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 61  (19.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 71  (22.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 134 Farms In Orel Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Orel Township, Illinois

The Fairfield National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $433.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Orel Township, Illinois

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 15.9 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 24.5 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 31.0 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 31.4 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 43.4 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 46.4 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Southern Illinois


    (about 52.6 miles in De Soto, Illinois; Airport Code: MDH)

  • Evansville Regional


    (about 59.4 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Evansville Dress Regional


    (about 59.4 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Henderson City - County


    (about 59.6 miles in Corydon, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY4)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Orel Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.49%

Carpooled

10.75%

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

0.15%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.38%

Other Means

0.92%

Worked At Home

2.30%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 355

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 25

Female householder, no husband present : 89

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 182

Householder not living alone : 12


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 12

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 27

All other households : 624


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 317

Renter-occupied housing units : 38

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10

Renter-occupied housing units : 15

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 31

Renter-occupied housing units : 58

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 145

Renter-occupied housing units : 49


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 102

$10,000 to $14,999 : 42

$15,000 to $19,999 : 57

$20,000 to $24,999 : 64

$25,000 to $29,999 : 47

$30,000 to $34,999 : 37

$35,000 to $39,999 : 28

$40,000 to $44,999 : 30

$45,000 to $49,999 : 52

$50,000 to $59,999 : 52

$60,000 to $74,999 : 59

$75,000 to $99,999 : 59

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 8

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Total : 766


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 663

Vacant : 103


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 4

Built 2000 to 2004 : 22

Built 1990 to 1999 : 71

Built 1980 to 1989 : 94

Built 1970 to 1979 : 149

Built 1960 to 1969 : 119

Built 1950 to 1959 : 85

Built 1940 to 1949 : 35

Built 1939 or earlier : 187


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 393

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 151

Electricity : 86

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 12

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 21

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 35

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 20

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 29

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $59,999 : 38

$60,000 to $69,999 : 68

$70,000 to $79,999 : 34

$80,000 to $89,999 : 56

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 52

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $174,999 : 14

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 25

$300,000 to $399,999 : 3

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Orel Township, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 8

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 190

Housing units without a mortgage : 305


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $1,000,001

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $8,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $68,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $70,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $73,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $71,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $61,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $47,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Orel Township, Illinois: 69.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Orel Township, IL): $28,839
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Orel Township): $46,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Orel Township): $320
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Orel Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 68.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 19.4%
Electricity: 8.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
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 Orel Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Orel Township, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


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

Good Samaritan Rg Hlth Ctr Hhs


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

Crossroads Community Home Heal


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

Clay Home Health Services


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

Salem Township Hospital/home


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

Hospitals Close To Orel Township, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


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

Good Samaritan Regional Hlth Center


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

Crossroads Community Hospital


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

Clay County Hospital


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

Salem Township Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Orel Township, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


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

Way-fair


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

White Oak Rehabilitation & Hcc


     Address: 1700 White Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Mount Vernon Countryside Manor


     Address: 606 East Il Hwy 15, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Nature Trail Health Care Center


     Address: 1001 South 34th Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Orel Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 128 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Orel Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 310
    Disabled Workers: 50
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 35


(updated 2007)



Wayne County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.81%
  • Bush & Cheney 73.63%
  • Other 0.56%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Orel Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Wayne County, IL

4.10 % of Wayne County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,059

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Clay County , IL 0.47 % ($20,828 AGI )
  • White County , IL 0.44 % ($21,593 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.36 % ($22,773 AGI )

Relocation away from Wayne County, IL

4.68 % of Wayne 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 $29,490

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Clay County , IL 0.61 % ($23,000 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.50 % ($32,548 AGI )
  • Edwards County , IL 0.26 % ($29,250 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 Orel Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Orel Township, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/29/1998, 07:10 pm 0 0 $7K --
         





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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 Orel Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



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