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Demographics Analysis

The people of Palestine 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
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 67

5 to 9 years : 31

10 to 14 years : 41

15 to 17 years : 2

18 and 19 years : 20

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 4

25 to 29 years : 48

30 to 34 years : 30

35 to 39 years : 67

40 to 44 years : 33

45 to 49 years : 32

50 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 3

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 3

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 61

5 to 9 years : 20

10 to 14 years : 60

15 to 17 years : 31

18 and 19 years : 7

20 years : 0

21 years : 2

22 to 24 years : 6

25 to 29 years : 28

30 to 34 years : 25

35 to 39 years : 33

40 to 44 years : 20

45 to 49 years : 39

50 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 4

67 to 69 years : 1

70 to 74 years : 4

75 to 79 years : 24

80 to 84 years : 33

85 years and over : 26


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 682

Multiple ancestry : 221

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 23

Ancestry not reported : 121


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,044

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 : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 128

5 to 17 years : 185

18 to 24 years : 39

25 to 34 years : 131

35 to 44 years : 153

45 to 54 years : 145

55 to 59 years : 95

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 27

75 years and over : 93

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 128

5 to 17 years : 161

18 to 24 years : 39

25 to 34 years : 117

35 to 44 years : 138

45 to 54 years : 135

55 to 59 years : 95

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 22

75 years and over : 81

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 24

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 12

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 : 3

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
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 501

Female : 466

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 37

Female : 40

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 3

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 944

Born in other state in the United States : 66

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 140

Now married, except separated : 364

Divorced : 143

Separated : 0

Widowed : 64

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 31

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 14

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 : 3

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 914

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Palestine Township, Illinois

  • German: 466   (47.5%)
  • Irish: 163   (16.6%)
  • English: 96   (9.8%)
  • Other Groups: 46   (4.7%)
  • Dutch: 39   (4.0%)
  • United States Or American: 33   (3.4%)
  • Croatian: 23   (2.3%)
  • Swedish: 21   (2.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 21   (2.1%)
  • Italian: 18   (1.8%)
  • Polish: 15   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 11   (1.1%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.6%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 4   (0.4%)
  • Serbian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Scottish: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Palestine Township, Illinois is 1,047



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Palestine Township, Illinois: 541
Female Population in Palestine Township, Illinois: 506


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Palestine Township, Illinois: 35.9
Median Female Resident Age in Palestine Township, Illinois: 37.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Palestine Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

40.6

Male

41.2

Female

40.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

58.0

Male

58.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

47.0

Male

45.5

Female

48.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

15.5

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

17.5

Male

15.3

Female

35.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.0

Male

41.5

Female

40.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Palestine Township, Illinois


  • White: 1,013
  • African American: 22
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 12



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.66%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.66%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (0.66%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (1.31%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (2.95%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (3.28%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (2.3%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 164   (53.77%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (3.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 39   (12.79%)
  • Associate Degree: 14   (4.59%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 23   (7.54%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (4.59%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (1.64%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (2.24%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (2.24%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (3.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (1.92%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (2.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 134   (42.95%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 14   (4.49%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 39   (12.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 35   (11.22%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 34   (10.9%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (5.13%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.64%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Palestine Township, Illinois


Building


(1) Secor Community Fire Protection District  

Cemetery


(1) Centennial Chapel Cemetery   (2) Secor Cemetery  

Church


(1) Centennial Chapel Historical   (2) Saint Johns Lutheran Church   (3) Secor Church Of Christ   (4) Secor United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Palestine   (2) Village Of Secor  

Locale


(1) Colburn Farms   (2) Delaney Farms  

Populated Place


(1) Secor  

School


(1) Bethel School Historical   (2) Grand View School Historical   (3) Harvey School Historical   (4) Hopewell School Historical   (5) Lewis School Historical   (6) Meridian School Historical   (7) Olive Branch School Historical   (8) Shepherd School Historical   (9) Union School Historical   (10) Walnut Grove School Historical  

Stream


(1) Olive Branch   (2) West Branch Panther Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Palestine Township, Illinois

61771 (pop. 597)


Cities Nearby Palestine Township, Illinois

Secor Village, IL  (pop. 415) 1.6 Miles
Roanoke Township, IL  (pop. 2,615) 6.3 Miles
El Paso Township, IL  (pop. 3,533) 6.4 Miles
Roanoke Village, IL  (pop. 2,113) 6.4 Miles
El Paso City, IL  (pop. 2,541) 6.5 Miles
Olio Township, IL  (pop. 5,070) 6.5 Miles
Kappa Village, IL  (pop. 278) 7.2 Miles
Eureka City, IL  (pop. 5,117) 7.3 Miles
Panola Village, IL  (pop. 38) 7.6 Miles
Congerville Village, IL  (pop. 535) 8.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Palestine Township, Illinois

309



Elevation in Palestine Township, Illinois is 742.0 ft. (226.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Palestine Township, Illinois

Lat: 40.717426 N        Long: -89.136299 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (4.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 18   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 25   (5.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 50   (10.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 64   (13.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 87   (18.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 77   (16.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 32   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 15   (3.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 26   (5.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 34   (7.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 294

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 97

In 3-person carpool : 11

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 8

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 29


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 3

5 to 9 minutes : 4

10 to 14 minutes : 78

15 to 19 minutes : 54

20 to 24 minutes : 36

25 to 29 minutes : 48

30 to 34 minutes : 40

35 to 39 minutes : 83

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 49

60 to 89 minutes : 11

90 or more minutes : 4


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 105

No Social Security income : 304


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 86

No retirement income : 323


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 16

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1

$35,000 to $39,999 : 36

$40,000 to $44,999 : 8

$45,000 to $49,999 : 16

$50,000 to $59,999 : 35

$60,000 to $74,999 : 32

$75,000 to $99,999 : 39

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 12

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $55,486


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Palestine Township, Illinois

  • WPEO (1020 AM; 1.0 kW; Bayview Gardens, IL; Owner: Pinebrook Foundation, Inc.)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; 5.0 kW; Pekin, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Peoria, Inc.)
  • WJBC (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Bloomington, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WIRL (1290 AM; 5.0 kW; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Palestine Township, Illinois

  • WRVY-FM (100.5 FM; Lacon, IL; Owner: Wzoe, Inc)
  • WVMG (100.7 FM; Bloomington, IL; Owner: Connoisseur Media, Llc)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; Bloomington, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WDQX (102.3 FM; Morton, IL; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; Bloomington, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; Bloomington, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WXCL (104.9 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WIXO (105.7 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Peoria, Inc.)
  • WSWT (106.9 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; Lexington, IL; Owner: Pilot Media, Llc)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; Lexington, IL; Owner: Pilot Media, Llc)
  • WESN (88.1 FM; Bloomington, IL; Owner: Illinois Wesleyan University)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; Pontiac, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Central Illinois Radio Fellowship, Inc.)
  • WGLT (89.1 FM; Bloomington, IL; Owner: Illinois State University)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Bradley University)
  • WJWR (90.3 FM; Gridley, IL; Owner: Bloomington Normal Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WAZU (90.7 FM; Edwards, IL; Owner: Sirius Syncope Inc.)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; Marquette Heights, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WZPW (92.3 FM; Edwards, IL; Owner: B&g Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WZPW (92.3 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: B&g Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; Cooksville, IL; Owner: Pilot Media, Llc)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; Peoria, IL; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; Chenoa, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WPMJ (94.3 FM; Rome, IL; Owner: Kelly Communications, Inc.)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; Bloomington, IL; Owner: Connoisseur Media Of Bloomington, Llc)
  • WFYR (97.3 FM; Edwards, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Peoria, Inc.)
  • WBBE (97.9 FM; Bloomington, IL; Owner: Connoisseur Media, Llc)
  • WPIA (98.5 FM; Washington, IL; Owner: Im Il Licenses, Llc)
  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; Towanda, IL; Owner: Pilot Media, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Palestine Township, Illinois

  • WHOI (Channel 19; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Barrington Peoria License Llc)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; Peoria, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; Congerville, IL; Owner: Wyzz Licensee, Inc.)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; Creve Coeur, IL; Owner: Illinois Valley Pub Telecomm Corp)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; Peoria, IL; Owner: Four Seasons Peoria, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Palestine Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 99  (33.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 35  (11.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 35  (11.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (4.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 48  (16.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 86  (37.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 59  (25.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 73  (31.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 49 Farms In Palestine Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Palestine Township, Illinois

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 19.6 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 29.1 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • General Downing - Peoria International


    (about 29.1 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Logan County


    (about 40.0 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 43.8 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 59.9 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Palestine Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.76%

Carpooled

6.10%

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

0.95%

Other Means

0.95%

Worked At Home

11.24%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 199

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 16

Female householder, no husband present : 36

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 151

Householder not living alone : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 5

Male householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 390


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 192

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 4

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 17

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 137

Renter-occupied housing units : 21


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 57

$20,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 37

$35,000 to $39,999 : 15

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 74

$50,000 to $59,999 : 33

$60,000 to $74,999 : 36

$75,000 to $99,999 : 43

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $199,999 : 38

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Total : 451


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 409

Vacant : 42


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 12

Built 2000 to 2004 : 14

Built 1990 to 1999 : 57

Built 1980 to 1989 : 32

Built 1970 to 1979 : 72

Built 1960 to 1969 : 40

Built 1950 to 1959 : 36

Built 1940 to 1949 : 32

Built 1939 or earlier : 156


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 206

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 178

Electricity : 4

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 9

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 12

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Palestine Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 36

$50,000 to $59,999 : 6

$60,000 to $69,999 : 12

$70,000 to $79,999 : 23

$80,000 to $89,999 : 22

$90,000 to $99,999 : 32

$100,000 to $124,999 : 24

$125,000 to $149,999 : 54

$150,000 to $174,999 : 15

$175,000 to $199,999 : 24

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 26

$300,000 to $399,999 : 53

$400,000 to $499,999 : 10

$500,000 to $749,999 : 9

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Palestine 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 : 57

Home equity loan only : 45

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 137

Housing units without a mortgage : 121


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $305,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $176,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $193,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $128,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $90,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $83,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $128,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Palestine Township, Illinois: 73.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Palestine 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $286,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $286,000
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Palestine Township, IL): $50,859
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Palestine Township): $96,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Palestine Township): $375
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Palestine Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 45.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 48.0%
Electricity: 1.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.5%
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 Palestine Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Palestine Township, Illinois

Bromenn Home Health Services


     Address: 1322 S. Main Street, Normal, Illinois 61761
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/1/1974

Care Solutions


     Address: 81 East Queenwood Road, Ste C, Morton, Illinois 61550
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/22/2007

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 705 North East St., Bloomington, Illinois 61701
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/5/1992

St. Josephs Center For Home Ca


     Address: 2416 East Washington Suite B, Bloomington, Illinois 61704
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/11/1985

Rosewood Home Health Services


     Address: 7501 University Suite 208-pioneer Square, Peoria, Illinois 61614
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/11/1997

Hospitals Close To Palestine Township, Illinois

Eureka Community Hospital


     Address: 101 S Major St, Eureka, Illinois 61530
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Bromenn Healthcare


     Address: 1304 Franklin Avenue, Normal, Illinois 61761
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Joseph Medical Center


     Address: 2200 E Washington, Bloomington, Illinois 61701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Proctor Hospital


     Address: 5409 N Knoxville Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61614
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint Francis Medical Center


     Address: 530 Ne Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61637
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Palestine Township, Illinois

Apostolic Christian Home


     Address: 1102 West Randolph, Roanoke, Illinois 61561
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Heritage Manor-el Paso


     Address: 555 East Clay, El Paso, Illinois 61738
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 64
     Percent Occupied: 98%

El Paso Health Care Center


     Address: 850 East Second Street, El Paso, Illinois 61738
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Maple Lawn Health Center


     Address: 700 North Main Street, Eureka, Illinois 61530
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Apostolic Chr Home Of Eureka


     Address: 610 Cruger, Eureka, Illinois 61530
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Palestine Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 41 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Palestine Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 100
    Disabled Workers: 25
    Widowers Workers: 10
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Woodford County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 31.94%
  • Bush & Cheney 67.54%
  • Other 0.53%



(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 Palestine Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Woodford County, IL

6.80 % of Woodford County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $53,113

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Tazewell County , IL 1.56 % ($43,876 AGI )
  • Peoria County , IL 1.50 % ($61,474 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.83 % ($47,252 AGI )

Relocation away from Woodford County, IL

6.66 % of Woodford 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 $39,067

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Tazewell County , IL 1.58 % ($35,895 AGI )
  • Peoria County , IL 1.06 % ($35,435 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.96 % ($36,522 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 Palestine 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 Palestine 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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