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Demographics Analysis

The people of South Fork 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
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 9 years : 136

10 to 14 years : 73

15 to 17 years : 53

18 and 19 years : 43

20 years : 16

21 years : 15

22 to 24 years : 112

25 to 29 years : 63

30 to 34 years : 75

35 to 39 years : 100

40 to 44 years : 113

45 to 49 years : 110

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 47

65 and 66 years : 20

67 to 69 years : 23

70 to 74 years : 64

75 to 79 years : 47

80 to 84 years : 31

85 years and over : 18

Female:

Under 5 years : 69

5 to 9 years : 102

10 to 14 years : 105

15 to 17 years : 39

18 and 19 years : 28

20 years : 8

21 years : 14

22 to 24 years : 32

25 to 29 years : 48

30 to 34 years : 123

35 to 39 years : 65

40 to 44 years : 99

45 to 49 years : 93

50 to 54 years : 91

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 51

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 48

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 65

80 to 84 years : 27

85 years and over : 36


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 894

Multiple ancestry : 523

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 15

Ancestry not reported : 1,236


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,643

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 17

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 116

5 to 17 years : 508

18 to 24 years : 268

25 to 34 years : 309

35 to 44 years : 377

45 to 54 years : 357

55 to 59 years : 169

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 98

65 to 74 years : 211

75 years and over : 224

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 112

5 to 17 years : 451

18 to 24 years : 255

25 to 34 years : 242

35 to 44 years : 344

45 to 54 years : 326

55 to 59 years : 148

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 76

65 to 74 years : 156

75 years and over : 176

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 57

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 53

35 to 44 years : 33

45 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 21

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 52

75 years and over : 40

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 14

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 : 3

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,180

Female : 1,134

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 161

Female : 168

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 14

Female : 3

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 2,252

Born in other state in the United States : 319

Native: born outside the United States : 17

Foreign born : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 475

Now married, except separated : 961

Divorced : 247

Separated : 7

Widowed : 136

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 43

Now married, except separated : 179

Divorced : 27

Separated : 0

Widowed : 36

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 17

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,536

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in South Fork Township, Illinois

  • German: 440   (20.0%)
  • Irish: 396   (18.0%)
  • Italian: 311   (14.1%)
  • United States Or American: 267   (12.1%)
  • English: 252   (11.4%)
  • Other Groups: 142   (6.4%)
  • Dutch: 107   (4.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 75   (3.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 42   (1.9%)
  • Polish: 31   (1.4%)
  • Hungarian: 27   (1.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 26   (1.2%)
  • Scottish: 24   (1.1%)
  • Norwegian: 16   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 10   (0.5%)
  • Croatian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 3   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 3   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 3   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 2   (0.1%)
  • British: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In South Fork Township, Illinois is 2,668



(updated 2009)



Male Population in South Fork Township, Illinois: 1,355
Female Population in South Fork Township, Illinois: 1,313


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in South Fork Township, Illinois: 37.9
Median Female Resident Age in South Fork Township, Illinois: 41.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in South Fork Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

40.7

Male

40.6

Female

40.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

14.0

Male

13.0

Female

16.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.5

Male

0.0

Female

45.5

Asian


Both sexes

30.5

Male

21.0

Female

30.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

44.5

Male

0.0

Female

44.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

26.0

Male

22.5

Female

47.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.5

Male

26.5

Female

19.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.8

Male

40.6

Female

41.1


(updated 2010)



Races in South Fork Township, Illinois


  • White: 2,596
  • African American: 8
  • American Indian: 25
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 2
  • Two or More Races: 37



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (1.45%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.24%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 50   (6.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 34   (4.1%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (3.5%)
  • 11th Grade: 39   (4.7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 26   (3.14%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 382   (46.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 71   (8.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 90   (10.86%)
  • Associate Degree: 38   (4.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 41   (4.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (0.72%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.48%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.6%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (0.63%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 58   (6.05%)
  • 9th Grade: 41   (4.28%)
  • 10th Grade: 59   (6.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (3.34%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 26   (2.71%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 451   (47.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 82   (8.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 79   (8.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 52   (5.43%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 46   (4.8%)
  • Master's Degree: 11   (1.15%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (0.94%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.21%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to South Fork 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 South Fork Township, Illinois.

Area Features of South Fork Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Deal Landing Strip Historical  

Cemetery


(1) Achenback Lutheran Cemetery   (2) Finley Cemetery   (3) Taylor Cemetery  

Church


(1) Pleasant Hill Church Historical  

Civil


(1) Township Of South Fork   (2) Village Of Tovey  

Dam


(1) Sangchris Lake Dam  

Locale


(1) Bloome Farms  

Park


(1) Sangchris Lake State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Sicily   (2) Tovey   (3) Tovey Humphrey Station  

Reservoir


(1) Sangchris Lake  

School


(1) Butler School Historical   (2) Cottonwood School Historical   (3) Fairview School Historical   (4) Hedge College School Historical  

Stream


(1) Clear Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in South Fork Township, Illinois

62570 (pop. 516)


Cities Nearby South Fork Township, Illinois

South Fork Township, IL  (pop. 2,668) 0.0 Miles
Tovey Village, IL  (pop. 509) 0.4 Miles
Bulpitt Village, IL  (pop. 292) 0.9 Miles
Kincaid Village, IL  (pop. 1,382) 1.5 Miles
Jeisyville Village, IL  (pop. 180) 2.1 Miles
Edinburg Village, IL  (pop. 1,227) 5.4 Miles
Buckhart Township, IL  (pop. 1,871) 5.4 Miles
Pawnee Village, IL  (pop. 2,543) 7.4 Miles
Pawnee Township, IL  (pop. 2,853) 7.5 Miles
Cotton Hill Township, IL  (pop. 1,113) 7.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in South Fork Township, Illinois

217



Elevation in South Fork Township, Illinois is 604.0 ft. (184.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of South Fork Township, Illinois

Lat: 39.591238 N        Long: -89.442511 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 39   (3.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 31   (2.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 54   (4.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 127   (11.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 161   (14.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 227   (20.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 155   (14.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 85   (7.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 13   (1.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 34   (3.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 12   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 79   (7.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 74   (6.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,001

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 88

In 3-person carpool : 22

In 4-person carpool : 2

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 2

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 3

Bicycle : 4

Walked : 6

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 65


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 46

5 to 9 minutes : 44

10 to 14 minutes : 87

15 to 19 minutes : 208

20 to 24 minutes : 108

25 to 29 minutes : 35

30 to 34 minutes : 160

35 to 39 minutes : 39

40 to 44 minutes : 110

45 to 59 minutes : 198

60 to 89 minutes : 67

90 or more minutes : 26


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 402

No Social Security income : 756


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 318

No retirement income : 840


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 42

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 40

$30,000 to $34,999 : 47

$35,000 to $39,999 : 37

$40,000 to $44,999 : 65

$45,000 to $49,999 : 52

$50,000 to $59,999 : 56

$60,000 to $74,999 : 86

$75,000 to $99,999 : 124

$100,000 to $124,999 : 50

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $48,661


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near South Fork Township, Illinois

  • WDZ (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WTAX (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Springfield, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WIHM (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Hewittsville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • WFMB (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Springfield, IL; Owner: Neuhoff Family Limited Partnership)
  • WSMI (1540 AM; 1.0 kW; Butler, IL; Owner: Talley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WINU (870 AM; 0.5 kW; Assumption, IL; Owner: New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.)
  • WMAY (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Riverton, IL; Owner: Long Nine, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near South Fork Township, Illinois

  • WYMG (100.5 FM; Loami, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WZUS (100.9 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WQQL (101.9 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WDBR (103.7 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WFMB-FM (104.5 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Neuhoff Family Limited Partnership)
  • WSMI-FM (106.1 FM; Raymond, IL; Owner: Talley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WLWJ (88.1 FM; Athens, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute)
  • WQNA (88.3 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Capital Area Career Center)
  • 971104MG (88.9 FM; Bates, IL; Owner: Reformed Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Owaneco, IL; Owner: Bloomington Normal Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nokomis, IL; Owner: Donnellson Sda Church)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nokomis, IL; Owner: Nassuna Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nokomis, IL; Owner: Network Of Glory, Llc)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nokomis, IL; Owner: Saving Children , Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WJMU (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Millikin University)
  • WLUJ (89.7 FM; Springfield, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WTSG (90.1 FM; Nilwood, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WSCT (90.5 FM; Pawnee, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute)
  • WIBI (91.1 FM; Nilwood, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WQLZ (92.7 FM; Pawnee, IL; Owner: Long Nine, Inc.)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Wejt, Inc.)
  • WABZ (93.9 FM; Broadwell, IL; Owner: Saga Communications Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WMKR (94.3 FM; Owaneco, IL; Owner: Miller Communications, Inc.)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; Blue Mound, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WCVS-FM (96.7 FM; Chatham, IL; Owner: Neuhoff Family Limited Partnership)
  • WTIM-FM (97.3 FM; Owaneco, IL; Owner: Miller Communications, Inc.)
  • WLCE (97.7 FM; Cantrall, IL; Owner: Long Nine, Inc.)
  • WNNS (98.7 FM; Chatham, IL; Owner: Long Nine, Inc.)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Technicom, Inc.)
  • WXAJ (99.7 FM; Harvel, IL; Owner: Neuhoff Family Limited Partnership)

TV Broadcast Stations Near South Fork Township, Illinois

  • WSEC (Channel 14; Clements, IL; Owner: West Central Illinois Educational Telecommunications Corp.)
  • WICS (Channel 20; Dawson, IL; Owner: Wics Licensee, Llc)
  • WCFN (Channel 49; Springfield, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in South Fork Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 115  (19.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 55  (9.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 80  (13.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 22  (3.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 154  (26.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 172  (30.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 110  (19.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 229  (40.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In South Fork Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)









Airports Near South Fork Township, Illinois

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 21.5 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Capital


    (about 21.5 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 34.8 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Logan County


    (about 39.6 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 44.1 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)

  • St. Louis Regional


    (about 58.2 miles in East Alton, Illinois; Airport Code: ALN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in South Fork Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.91%

Carpooled

14.76%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.27%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.60%

Other Means

0.89%

Worked At Home

2.58%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 581

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 84

Female householder, no husband present : 74

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 338

Householder not living alone : 81


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 49

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 36

All other households : 1,070


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 523

Renter-occupied housing units : 58

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 50

Renter-occupied housing units : 34

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 47

Renter-occupied housing units : 27

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 308

Renter-occupied housing units : 111


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 44

$10,000 to $14,999 : 127

$15,000 to $19,999 : 92

$20,000 to $24,999 : 102

$25,000 to $29,999 : 85

$30,000 to $34,999 : 83

$35,000 to $39,999 : 49

$40,000 to $44,999 : 85

$45,000 to $49,999 : 55

$50,000 to $59,999 : 79

$60,000 to $74,999 : 115

$75,000 to $99,999 : 142

$100,000 to $124,999 : 44

$125,000 to $149,999 : 45

$150,000 to $199,999 : 5

$200,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Total : 1,292


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,158

Vacant : 134


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 26

Built 1990 to 1999 : 125

Built 1980 to 1989 : 72

Built 1970 to 1979 : 154

Built 1960 to 1969 : 67

Built 1950 to 1959 : 147

Built 1940 to 1949 : 185

Built 1939 or earlier : 516


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 903

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 73

Electricity : 180

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 2

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 63

$40,000 to $49,999 : 170

$50,000 to $59,999 : 96

$60,000 to $69,999 : 169

$70,000 to $79,999 : 69

$80,000 to $89,999 : 80

$90,000 to $99,999 : 39

$100,000 to $124,999 : 55

$125,000 to $149,999 : 42

$150,000 to $174,999 : 25

$175,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 to $249,999 : 20

$250,000 to $299,999 : 6

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

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

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

Second mortgage only : 15

Home equity loan only : 23

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 487

Housing units without a mortgage : 403


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(South Fork Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $125,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $98,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $67,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $93,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $55,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $60,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $57,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $55,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in South Fork Township, Illinois: 67.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in South Fork 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 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 (South Fork Township, IL): $33,083
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (South Fork Township): $49,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (South Fork Township): $339
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in South Fork Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 76.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 8.3%
Electricity: 15.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.2%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

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



Health Care Centers Close To South Fork Township, Illinois

St. Johns Hospital Home Health


     Address: 800 East Carpenter, Springfield, Illinois 62769
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 2/27/1983

Alterna Care Inc.


     Address: 319 East Madison Suite C, Springfield, Illinois 62701
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/1/1990

Memorial Home Services


     Address: 720 North Bond Street, Springfield, Illinois 62702
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Quad County Home Health Agency


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

Addus Healthcare, Inc


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

Hospitals Close To South Fork Township, Illinois

Taylorville Memorial Hospital


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

St Johns Hospital


     Address: 800 E Carpenter St, Springfield, Illinois 62769
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Memorial Medical Center


     Address: 701 N First St, Springfield, Illinois 62781
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Pana Community Hospital


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

Decatur Memorial Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To South Fork Township, Illinois

Taylorville Care Center


     Address: 600 South Houston, Taylorville, Illinois 62568
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 85%

St Vincent Memorial Hosp-transitional Care Un


     Address: 201 East Pleasant, Taylorville, Illinois 62568
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 11
     Percent Occupied: 55%

Meadow Manor


     Address: 800 Mcadam Dr, Taylorville, Illinois 62568
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Lewis Memorial Christian Vlg


     Address: 3400 West Washington, Springfield, Illinois 62702
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 141
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Capitol Care Center


     Address: 555 West Carpenter, Springfield, Illinois 62702
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 210
     Percent Occupied: 84%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
South Fork Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 46 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in South Fork Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 55
    Disabled Workers: 25
    Widowers Workers: 15
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 10


(updated 2007)



Christian County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.03%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.24%
  • Other 0.72%



(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 South Fork Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Christian County, IL

4.58 % of Christian County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,381

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 1.06 % ($28,211 AGI )
  • Macon County , IL 0.58 % ($40,923 AGI )
  • Shelby County , IL 0.43 % ($27,379 AGI )

Relocation away from Christian County, IL

5.23 % of Christian 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 $71,936

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 1.18 % ($31,981 AGI )
  • Shelby County , IL 0.44 % ($31,424 AGI )
  • Macon County , IL 0.42 % ($29,018 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 South Fork Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In South Fork Township, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
01/01/1906, 12:00 am 0 1 -- --
         





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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 South Fork 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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