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Demographics Analysis

The people of Preemption 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
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 80

5 to 9 years : 27

10 to 14 years : 22

15 to 17 years : 39

18 and 19 years : 5

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 33

25 to 29 years : 51

30 to 34 years : 56

35 to 39 years : 56

40 to 44 years : 38

45 to 49 years : 64

50 to 54 years : 99

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 49

65 and 66 years : 9

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 66

75 to 79 years : 30

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 12

Female:

Under 5 years : 54

5 to 9 years : 79

10 to 14 years : 33

15 to 17 years : 14

18 and 19 years : 26

20 years : 17

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 35

25 to 29 years : 30

30 to 34 years : 71

35 to 39 years : 59

40 to 44 years : 38

45 to 49 years : 48

50 to 54 years : 73

55 to 59 years : 80

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 35

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 30

70 to 74 years : 30

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 3


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 684

Multiple ancestry : 555

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 68

Ancestry not reported : 421


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,717

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 : 11

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 134

5 to 17 years : 214

18 to 24 years : 116

25 to 34 years : 208

35 to 44 years : 191

45 to 54 years : 284

55 to 59 years : 152

60 and 61 years : 63

62 to 64 years : 84

65 to 74 years : 166

75 years and over : 116

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 127

5 to 17 years : 186

18 to 24 years : 105

25 to 34 years : 155

35 to 44 years : 157

45 to 54 years : 228

55 to 59 years : 137

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 63

65 to 74 years : 77

75 years and over : 85

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 17 years : 28

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 53

35 to 44 years : 34

45 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 89

75 years and over : 28

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 : 3


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 670

Female : 667

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 203

Female : 177

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,302

Born in other state in the United States : 369

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 136

Now married, except separated : 728

Divorced : 136

Separated : 9

Widowed : 40

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 73

Now married, except separated : 266

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 21

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 : 11

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,586

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 8


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Preemption Township, Illinois

  • German: 466   (23.8%)
  • Irish: 406   (20.8%)
  • Swedish: 216   (11.0%)
  • English: 175   (8.9%)
  • United States Or American: 156   (8.0%)
  • Dutch: 80   (4.1%)
  • Other Groups: 73   (3.7%)
  • Italian: 53   (2.7%)
  • Scottish: 51   (2.6%)
  • Croatian: 36   (1.8%)
  • Norwegian: 31   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 29   (1.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 27   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 24   (1.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 22   (1.1%)
  • Belgian: 19   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 18   (0.9%)
  • Slovak: 13   (0.7%)
  • Slavic: 9   (0.5%)
  • British: 8   (0.4%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Yugoslavian: 7   (0.4%)
  • European: 5   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.3%)
  • Icelander: 5   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Preemption Township, Illinois is 1,728



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Preemption Township, Illinois: 873
Female Population in Preemption Township, Illinois: 855


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Preemption Township, Illinois: 47.9
Median Female Resident Age in Preemption Township, Illinois: 40.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Preemption Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

40.6

Male

40.7

Female

40.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

13.0

Male

43.5

Female

11.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

22.5

Male

21.5

Female

23.5

Asian


Both sexes

60.5

Male

72.5

Female

56.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

27.5

Male

0.0

Female

27.5

Other


Both sexes

32.5

Male

33.5

Female

31.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

26.0

Male

14.5

Female

37.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.5

Male

15.5

Female

31.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.0

Male

41.3

Female

40.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Preemption Township, Illinois


  • White: 1,682
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 8
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 7
  • Two or More Races: 31



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.32%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 34   (5.48%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.32%)
  • 10th Grade: 13   (2.1%)
  • 11th Grade: 11   (1.77%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (1.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 345   (55.65%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 34   (5.48%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 91   (14.68%)
  • Associate Degree: 26   (4.19%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 48   (7.74%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (0.81%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.61%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (0.76%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3   (0.46%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.3%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (1.52%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (2.28%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (1.37%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 323   (49.09%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 46   (6.99%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 133   (20.21%)
  • Associate Degree: 55   (8.36%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22   (3.34%)
  • Master's Degree: 21   (3.19%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (1.52%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Matherville Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 5-6, Location: Po Box 639, Matherville, IL 61263, Phone: (309) 754-8244, Students: 258 )



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Preemption Township, Illinois


Building


(1) Greene Township Fire Protection District Matherville  

Cemetery


(1) Corns Cemetery   (2) Farlows Grove Cemetery   (3) Saint Joseph S Cemetery  

Church


(1) Enon Church Historical   (2) Saint Anthonys Church   (3) Saint Joseph Church Historical  

Civil


(1) Township Of Preemption   (2) Village Of Matherville  

Dam


(1) Lake Matherville Dam  

Mine


(1) Gilchrist Mine  

Populated Place


(1) Boden   (2) Matherville   (3) Old Gilchrist  

Post Office


(1) Matherville Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Matherville  

School


(1) Coal Dale School Historical   (2) Green Summit School Historical   (3) Matherville Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Coal Creek   (2) Donohue Run   (3) North Camp Creek   (4) Skunk Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Preemption Township, Illinois

61263 (pop. 307)


Cities Nearby Preemption Township, Illinois

Matherville Village, IL  (pop. 784) 1.4 Miles
Reynolds Village, IL  (pop. 516) 4.5 Miles
Perryton Township, IL  (pop. 534) 5.3 Miles
Viola Village, IL  (pop. 1,026) 5.4 Miles
Greene Township, IL  (pop. 1,639) 5.4 Miles
Richland Grove Township, IL  (pop. 2,228) 6.5 Miles
Sherrard Village, IL  (pop. 690) 6.6 Miles
Bowling Township, IL  (pop. 3,449) 7.3 Miles
Edgington Township, IL  (pop. 1,384) 7.7 Miles
Mercer Township, IL  (pop. 4,063) 8.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Preemption Township, Illinois

309



Elevation in Preemption Township, Illinois is 778.0 ft. (237.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Preemption Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.277052 N        Long: -90.619773 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 45   (5.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 78   (8.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 83   (9.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 89   (9.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 108   (11.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 101   (11.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 84   (9.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 62   (6.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 49   (5.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 32   (3.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 56   (6.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 116   (12.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 707

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 70

In 3-person carpool : 6

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 : 3

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 65


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 35

5 to 9 minutes : 10

10 to 14 minutes : 20

15 to 19 minutes : 75

20 to 24 minutes : 123

25 to 29 minutes : 122

30 to 34 minutes : 142

35 to 39 minutes : 44

40 to 44 minutes : 99

45 to 59 minutes : 82

60 to 89 minutes : 28

90 or more minutes : 6


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 222

No Social Security income : 526


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 210

No retirement income : 538


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 36

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$35,000 to $39,999 : 47

$40,000 to $44,999 : 11

$45,000 to $49,999 : 35

$50,000 to $59,999 : 70

$60,000 to $74,999 : 95

$75,000 to $99,999 : 117

$100,000 to $124,999 : 34

$125,000 to $149,999 : 47

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 12


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $63,929


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Preemption Township, Illinois

  • KJOC (1170 AM; 1.0 kW; Coal Valley, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WFXN (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Moline, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5.0 kW; Moline, IL; Owner: Quad Cities Media, Llc.)
  • WRAM (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Gerlaw, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WGIL (1400 AM; 0.74 kW; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Galesburg Broadcasting Company)
  • WOC (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WGEN (1500 AM; 0.25 kW; Geneseo, IL; Owner: Virden Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; East Galesburg, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KWPC (860 AM; 0.25 kW; Muscatine, IA; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WDLM (960 AM; 1.0 kW; Cleveland, IL; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)

FM Radio Stations Near Preemption Township, Illinois

  • KUUL (101.3 FM; Port Byron, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WRMJ (102.3 FM; Joy, IL; Owner: Western Illinois Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WKAY (105.3 FM; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Galesburg Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (106.1 FM; East Galesburg, IL; Owner: Km Communications, Inc.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; Le Claire, IA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WAXR (88.1 FM; Geneseo, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KALA (88.5 FM; Davenport, IA; Owner: St. Ambrose College)
  • KALA (88.5 FM; Davenport, IA; Owner: St. Ambrose College)
  • KAIP (88.9 FM; Mediapolis, IA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WDLM-FM (89.3 FM; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Augustana College)
  • WVKC (90.7 FM; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Knox College)
  • WLSR (92.7 FM; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Galesburg Broadcasting Company)
  • KMCS (93.1 FM; Muscatine, IA; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KQCS (93.5 FM; Le Claire, IA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WYEC (93.9 FM; Osco, IL; Owner: Virden Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WAAG (94.9 FM; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Galesburg Broadcasting Company)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; Le Claire, IA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WXLP (96.9 FM; Orion, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WMOI (97.7 FM; Monmouth, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLKU (98.9 FM; Orion, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; Durant, IA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Preemption Township, Illinois

  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; Orion, IL; Owner: Quad Cities Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; Orion, IL; Owner: Black Hawk College)
  • KGCW-TV (Channel 26; Keithsburg, IL; Owner: Burlington Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)
  • 960508KF (Channel 30; Orion, IL; Owner: Iowa Public Broadcasting Board)
  • 960710LA (Channel 30; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Black Hawk College)
  • 961001KU (Channel 30; Silvis, IL; Owner: Jack I. Gartner)
  • KQIN (Channel 36; Davenport, IA; Owner: Iowa Public Broadcasting Board)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Coronet Communications Company)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Young Broadcasting Of Davenport, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Preemption Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 95  (18.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 37  (7.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 68  (13.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 122  (24.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 149  (31.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 89  (18.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 192  (40.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 6 Farms In Preemption Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Preemption Township, Illinois

  • Quad City International


    (about 13.3 miles in Moline, Illinois; Airport Code: MLI)

  • Davenport Municipal


    (about 23.1 miles in Davenport, Iowa; Airport Code: DVN)

  • Galesburg Municipal


    (about 25.4 miles in Galesburg, Illinois; Airport Code: GBG)

  • Muscatine Municipal


    (about 27.9 miles in Fruitland, Iowa; Airport Code: MUT)

  • Clinton Municipal


    (about 41.1 miles in Low Moor, Iowa; Airport Code: CWI)

  • Burlington Municipal


    (about 42.9 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Southeast Iowa Regional


    (about 43.1 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Macomb Municipal


    (about 52.3 miles in Macomb, Illinois; Airport Code: MQB)

  • Iowa City Municipal


    (about 54.2 miles in Iowa City, Iowa; Airport Code: IOW)

  • Fort Madison Municipal


    (about 56.5 miles in Fort Madison, Iowa; Airport Code: FMS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Preemption Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.13%

Carpooled

12.60%

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

0.72%

Bicycle

0.21%

Walked

0.52%

Other Means

0.62%

Worked At Home

6.20%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 488

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 54

Female householder, no husband present : 48

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 114

Householder not living alone : 44


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 39

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 709


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 472

Renter-occupied housing units : 16

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 37

Renter-occupied housing units : 17

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8

Renter-occupied housing units : 40

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 109

Renter-occupied housing units : 49


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 42

$10,000 to $14,999 : 17

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 49

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 52

$35,000 to $39,999 : 59

$40,000 to $44,999 : 17

$45,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 99

$60,000 to $74,999 : 100

$75,000 to $99,999 : 137

$100,000 to $124,999 : 34

$125,000 to $149,999 : 47

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 12


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Total : 768


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 748

Vacant : 20


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 26

Built 1990 to 1999 : 65

Built 1980 to 1989 : 75

Built 1970 to 1979 : 194

Built 1960 to 1969 : 103

Built 1950 to 1959 : 75

Built 1940 to 1949 : 29

Built 1939 or earlier : 193


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 441

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 203

Electricity : 62

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 9

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 33

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Preemption Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $69,999 : 38

$70,000 to $79,999 : 52

$80,000 to $89,999 : 26

$90,000 to $99,999 : 19

$100,000 to $124,999 : 111

$125,000 to $149,999 : 51

$150,000 to $174,999 : 99

$175,000 to $199,999 : 54

$200,000 to $249,999 : 101

$250,000 to $299,999 : 12

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 8

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Preemption 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 : 22

Home equity loan only : 16

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 6

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 269

Housing units without a mortgage : 313


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $189,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $133,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $151,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $128,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $68,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $104,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $129,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Preemption Township, Illinois: 76.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Preemption 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 3 3 $300,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $300,000
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 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
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 (Preemption Township, IL): $51,161
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Preemption Township): $84,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Preemption Township): $421
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Preemption Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 69.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 21.4%
Electricity: 4.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 3.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.6%
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 Preemption Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Preemption Township, Illinois

Mercer County Hospital Home Ca


     Address: 409 Nw 9th Avenue, Aledo, Illinois 61231
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/6/1987

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 1600 4th Ave Suite 201, Rock Island, Illinois 61201
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/18/1985

Option Care Of The Quad Cities


     Address: 5111 22nd Avenue, Moline, Illinois 61265
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/19/1995

A+ Healthcare


     Address: 890 43rd Avenue, Moline, Illinois 61265
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/10/1996

Trinity V N & Homecare Association


     Address: 106 19th Avenue, Suite 101, Moline, Illinois 61265
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Preemption Township, Illinois

Trinity Medical Center - 7th Street Campus


     Address: 2701 17th St, Rock Island, Illinois 61201
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Genesis Medical Center Illini Campus


     Address: 801 Illini Drive, Silvis, Illinois 61282
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Genesis Medical Center-davenport


     Address: 1227 East Rusholme Street, Davenport, Iowa 52803
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Trinity At Terrace Park


     Address: 4500 Utica Road, Bettendorf, Iowa 52722
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Osf Holy Family Medical Center


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

Nursing Homes Close To Preemption Township, Illinois

Aledo Rehab & Health Care Center


     Address: 304 S.w. 12th Street, Aledo, Illinois 61231
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 61%

Oak Glen Home


     Address: 11210 95th Street, Coal Valley, Illinois 61240
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 166
     Percent Occupied: 68%

St Anthony's Nrsg & Rehab Center


     Address: 767 30th Street, Rock Island, Illinois 61201
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Trinity Medical Center - West


     Address: 2701 - 17th Street, Rock Island, Illinois 61201
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 28
     Percent Occupied: 97%

River Park Healthcare Center


     Address: 2545 24th Street, Rock Island, Illinois 61201
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 132
     Percent Occupied: 75%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Preemption Township, Illinois

Name: Quad Cities
Address: 22710 206th Avenue North; Cordova, IL 61242
Distance: 34 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Preemption Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 70
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 10
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Mercer County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 50.28%
  • Bush & Cheney 49.09%
  • Other 0.63%



(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 Preemption Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Mercer County, IL

5.06 % of Mercer County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,348

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Rock Island County , IL 2.00 % ($36,283 AGI )
  • Scott County , IA 0.45 % ($50,613 AGI )
  • Henry County , IL 0.29 % ($33,350 AGI )

Relocation away from Mercer County, IL

6.32 % of Mercer County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,984

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Rock Island County , IL 2.02 % ($35,312 AGI )
  • Scott County , IA 0.50 % ($36,086 AGI )
  • Knox County , IL 0.49 % ($30,353 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 Preemption Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Preemption Township, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/21/1997, 04:45 am 0 0 $5K --
         





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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 Preemption 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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