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   (County: La Salle County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of South Ottawa 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 Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 261

5 to 9 years : 160

10 to 14 years : 263

15 to 17 years : 196

18 and 19 years : 104

20 years : 74

21 years : 43

22 to 24 years : 77

25 to 29 years : 363

30 to 34 years : 224

35 to 39 years : 202

40 to 44 years : 268

45 to 49 years : 315

50 to 54 years : 442

55 to 59 years : 265

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 86

65 and 66 years : 80

67 to 69 years : 74

70 to 74 years : 157

75 to 79 years : 131

80 to 84 years : 45

85 years and over : 153

Female:

Under 5 years : 199

5 to 9 years : 248

10 to 14 years : 268

15 to 17 years : 146

18 and 19 years : 73

20 years : 21

21 years : 65

22 to 24 years : 242

25 to 29 years : 186

30 to 34 years : 213

35 to 39 years : 196

40 to 44 years : 279

45 to 49 years : 316

50 to 54 years : 321

55 to 59 years : 177

60 and 61 years : 43

62 to 64 years : 146

65 and 66 years : 67

67 to 69 years : 128

70 to 74 years : 176

75 to 79 years : 245

80 to 84 years : 84

85 years and over : 526


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,162

Multiple ancestry : 3,324

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 907


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,098

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 34

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 96

Not a U.S. citizen : 165


(updated 2009)



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

Total:

Under 5 years : 460

5 to 17 years : 1,281

18 to 24 years : 699

25 to 34 years : 986

35 to 44 years : 945

45 to 54 years : 1,394

55 to 59 years : 442

60 and 61 years : 88

62 to 64 years : 232

65 to 74 years : 682

75 years and over : 1,184

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 411

5 to 17 years : 1,114

18 to 24 years : 569

25 to 34 years : 857

35 to 44 years : 725

45 to 54 years : 955

55 to 59 years : 366

60 and 61 years : 83

62 to 64 years : 180

65 to 74 years : 478

75 years and over : 1,036

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 49

5 to 17 years : 136

18 to 24 years : 130

25 to 34 years : 115

35 to 44 years : 174

45 to 54 years : 283

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 52

65 to 74 years : 168

75 years and over : 148

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 18

45 to 54 years : 9

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 : 24

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 28

45 to 54 years : 147

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 36

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,129

Female : 3,645

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 665

Female : 659

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 7

Female : 27

Foreign born:

Male : 227

Female : 34


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence : 6,695

Born in other state in the United States : 1,271

Native: born outside the United States : 27

Foreign born : 36


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,445

Now married, except separated : 2,566

Divorced : 662

Separated : 34

Widowed : 850

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 263

Now married, except separated : 762

Divorced : 47

Separated : 0

Widowed : 94

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 7

Now married, except separated : 17

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 132

Now married, except separated : 81

Divorced : 15

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 7,589

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 57

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 44

Speak English less than "very well" : 132

German:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in South Ottawa Township, Illinois

  • German: 2,725   (29.0%)
  • Irish: 1,604   (17.1%)
  • English: 892   (9.5%)
  • Italian: 697   (7.4%)
  • Norwegian: 630   (6.7%)
  • Other Groups: 485   (5.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 440   (4.7%)
  • United States Or American: 386   (4.1%)
  • Polish: 304   (3.2%)
  • Scottish: 156   (1.7%)
  • Dutch: 152   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 150   (1.6%)
  • Danish: 122   (1.3%)
  • Swedish: 101   (1.1%)
  • Slovak: 81   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 62   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 44   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 44   (0.5%)
  • Austrian: 32   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 29   (0.3%)
  • British: 29   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 26   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 24   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 22   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 20   (0.2%)
  • Slovene: 18   (0.2%)
  • Turkish: 14   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 13   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 11   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 10   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 10   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.1%)
  • European: 4   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In South Ottawa Township, Illinois is 8,393



(updated 2009)



Male Population in South Ottawa Township, Illinois: 4,028
Female Population in South Ottawa Township, Illinois: 4,365


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in South Ottawa Township, Illinois: 40.7
Median Female Resident Age in South Ottawa Township, Illinois: 45.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in South Ottawa Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

43.0

Male

41.0

Female

44.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.5

Male

27.5

Female

29.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.5

Male

47.0

Female

21.0

Asian


Both sexes

35.5

Male

38.0

Female

31.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.5

Male

21.5

Female

48.5

Other


Both sexes

28.9

Male

32.3

Female

18.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.7

Male

19.5

Female

15.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.5

Male

29.0

Female

27.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.6

Male

41.5

Female

45.4


(updated 2010)



Races in South Ottawa Township, Illinois


  • White: 8,029
  • African American: 204
  • American Indian: 17
  • Asian: 60
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 36
  • Two or More Races: 47



(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 Ottawa Township, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 31   (1.22%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (0.67%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 67   (2.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (0.91%)
  • 10th Grade: 60   (2.37%)
  • 11th Grade: 45   (1.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 69   (2.72%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 833   (32.87%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 321   (12.67%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 330   (13.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 158   (6.24%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 360   (14.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 146   (5.76%)
  • Professional School Degree: 54   (2.13%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 20   (0.79%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (0.3%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 188   (6.23%)
  • 9th Grade: 34   (1.13%)
  • 10th Grade: 71   (2.35%)
  • 11th Grade: 42   (1.39%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 84   (2.78%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,088   (36.06%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 367   (12.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 437   (14.48%)
  • Associate Degree: 191   (6.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 389   (12.89%)
  • Master's Degree: 85   (2.82%)
  • Professional School Degree: 30   (0.99%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In South Ottawa Township, Illinois

  • Grand Ridge Ccsd 95


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 37, Grand Ridge, IL 61325, Phone: (815) 249-6225, Students: 346 )

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

  • Grand Ridge School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 37, Grand Ridge, IL 61325, Phone: (815) 249-6225, Students: 346 )



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of South Ottawa Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Pikes Airport Historical   (2) Rees Field Historical   (3) Skinner Airport Historical  

Building


(1) Grand Ridge Police Department   (2) Grand Ridge Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Ottawa Fire Department Station 2  

Cemetery


(1) Grand Rapids Cemetery   (2) Grand Rapids Methodist Cemetery   (3) Grand Ridge Mutual And Poundstone Family Cemetery   (4) Hill Cemetery   (5) Summit View Cemetery   (6) Wolf Creek Cemetery  

Church


(1) Brookfield Church   (2) Calvary Baptist Church   (3) Church Of The Open Bible Historical   (4) Epworth United Methodist Church   (5) Faith Bible Bapist Church   (6) Faith Lutheran Church   (7) First Assembly Of God Church   (8) First Baptist Church   (9) First Presbyterian Church   (10) German Methodist Church Historical   (11) Grace Baptist Church   (12) Grand Ridge United Methodist Church   (13) Pleasant View Lutheran Church   (14) Reorganized Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (15) Saint Andrews Church   (16) Saint Marys Church   (17) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (18) South Side Christian Church   (19) South Side Church Of The Nazarene   (20) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (21) Trinity Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Fall River   (2) Township Of Farm Ridge   (3) Township Of Grand Rapids   (4) Township Of South Ottawa   (5) Village Of Grand Ridge  

Cliff


(1) Shadow Bluff  

Dam


(1) Lasalle County Nuclear Station Cooling Dam  

Hospital


(1) La Salle Tuberculosis Sanatorium Historical  

Island


(1) Bulls Island   (2) Mayo Island  

Locale


(1) Camp Pokanoka   (2) La Salle County 4-h Grounds   (3) Pine Hills Golf Course   (4) South Towne Mall Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Kiwanis Park   (2) Peck Park   (3) Varland Park  

Populated Place


(1) Farm Ridge   (2) Grand Ridge   (3) Hitt   (4) Otter Historical   (5) Reed Crossing   (6) South Ottawa Historical   (7) Stoneyville   (8) Woodland Addition  

Reservoir


(1) Lasalle County Nuclear Station Cooling Pond  

School


(1) Browns School Historical   (2) Center School Historical   (3) Covel Creek School Historical   (4) Crawford School Historical   (5) Diehl School Historical   (6) Duffield School Historical   (7) Essick School Historical   (8) Gage School Historical   (9) Grand Ridge Community Consolidated School   (10) Hayes School Historical   (11) Hickory Point School Historical   (12) Hodgson School Historical   (13) Howard School Historical   (14) Lewis School Historical   (15) Mccombs School Historical   (16) Mckinley Elementary School   (17) Meyers School Historical   (18) Mud College School Historical   (19) Oxford School Historical   (20) Paddy Ridge School Historical   (21) Prairie Queen School Historical   (22) Prospect School Historical   (23) Rees School Historical   (24) Shabbona School Historical   (25) Union School Historical   (26) W P Shepherd Junior High School   (27) Wolf Creek School Historical   (28) Yale School Historical  

Stream


(1) Covel Creek   (2) Fall River Creek  

Tower


(1) Wkot-fm Marseilles  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in South Ottawa Township, Illinois

61325 (pop. 1,010)


Cities Nearby South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Ottawa City, IL  (pop. 19,278) 1.5 Miles
Naplate Village, IL  (pop. 666) 1.7 Miles
Ottawa Township, IL  (pop. 12,393) 1.7 Miles
Fall River Township, IL  (pop. 795) 4.2 Miles
Wallace Township, IL  (pop. 444) 5.7 Miles
Dayton Township, IL  (pop. 2,164) 6.1 Miles
Farm Ridge Township, IL  (pop. 814) 6.2 Miles
Grand Ridge Village, IL  (pop. 527) 6.4 Miles
Marseilles City, IL  (pop. 4,785) 7.6 Miles
Grand Rapids Township, IL  (pop. 328) 7.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in South Ottawa Township, Illinois

815



Elevation in South Ottawa Township, Illinois is 620.0 ft. (189.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.325905 N        Long: -88.847902 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 99   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 78   (2.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 202   (5.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 331   (9.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 413   (11.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 431   (11.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 758   (21.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 390   (10.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 269   (7.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 107   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 31   (0.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 233   (6.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 253   (7.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,232

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 228

In 3-person carpool : 20

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 10

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 1

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 56

Other means : 11

Worked at home : 146


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 170

5 to 9 minutes : 644

10 to 14 minutes : 934

15 to 19 minutes : 645

20 to 24 minutes : 234

25 to 29 minutes : 81

30 to 34 minutes : 366

35 to 39 minutes : 70

40 to 44 minutes : 57

45 to 59 minutes : 139

60 to 89 minutes : 191

90 or more minutes : 30


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,020

No Social Security income : 2,235


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 733

No retirement income : 2,522


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 64

$10,000 to $14,999 : 24

$15,000 to $19,999 : 101

$20,000 to $24,999 : 64

$25,000 to $29,999 : 112

$30,000 to $34,999 : 94

$35,000 to $39,999 : 85

$40,000 to $44,999 : 92

$45,000 to $49,999 : 98

$50,000 to $59,999 : 224

$60,000 to $74,999 : 329

$75,000 to $99,999 : 282

$100,000 to $124,999 : 251

$125,000 to $149,999 : 110

$150,000 to $199,999 : 116

$200,000 or more : 65


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $65,687


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near South Ottawa Township, Illinois

  • WLPO (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Cedar Point, IL; Owner: La Salle County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WSPL (1250 AM; 0.5 kW; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCMY (1430 AM; 0.5 kW; Wedron, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WZOE (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Hollowayville, IL; Owner: Wzoe, Inc.)
  • WCSJ (1550 AM; 0.25 kW; Morris, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4.2 kW; Yorkville, IL; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near South Ottawa Township, Illinois

  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRXQ (100.7 FM; Braidwood, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; Spring Valley, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WALS (102.1 FM; Oglesby, IL; Owner: Laco Radio, Inc.)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Km Radio Of Earlville, L.l.c.)
  • WCSJ-FM (103.1 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WIVQ (103.3 FM; Spring Valley, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WCFL (104.7 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Illinois District Council Of Assembl)
  • WYKT (105.5 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • WYYS (106.1 FM; Oglesby, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSPY-FM (107.1 FM; Plano, IL; Owner: Nelson Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WSOG (88.1 FM; Cedar Point, IL; Owner: Spirit Education Association, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Minooka, IL; Owner: Ocean Side Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; Oglesby, IL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Cultural Renewal Radio, Ua)
  • WBEQ (90.7 FM; Mazon, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WNIW (91.3 FM; Seatonville, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WRKX (95.3 FM; Ottawa, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WJDK-FM (95.7 FM; Verona, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc)
  • WKOT (96.5 FM; Grand Ridge, IL; Owner: La Salle County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WSTQ (97.7 FM; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WZOE-FM (98.1 FM; Hollowayville, IL; Owner: Wzoe, Inc.)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; Dwight, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; Seatonville, IL; Owner: La Salle County Broadcasting Corp.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near South Ottawa Township, Illinois

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; Oglesby, IL; Owner: Tccsa, Inc., D/b/a Trinity Broadcasting Network)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 576  (29.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 201  (10.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 309  (16.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 303  (15.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 592  (33.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 289  (16.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 748  (41.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 83 Farms In South Ottawa Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Grand Ridge National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $83.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near South Ottawa Township, Illinois

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 15.9 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 36.3 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 42.5 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Lewis University


    (about 43.5 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 43.5 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Du Page County


    (about 51.2 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Whiteside County-Jos H. Bittorf Field


    (about 51.7 miles in Rock Falls, Illinois; Airport Code: SQI)

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 54.8 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 58.5 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.91%

Carpooled

7.34%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.39%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.08%

Walked

1.20%

Other Means

0.16%

Worked At Home

1.93%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,618

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 121

Female householder, no husband present : 372

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 954

Householder not living alone : 190


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 14

Male householder and female partner : 70

Female householder and female partner : 24

Female householder and male partner : 79

All other households : 3,068


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,405

Renter-occupied housing units : 213

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 66

Renter-occupied housing units : 55

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 206

Renter-occupied housing units : 166

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 549

Renter-occupied housing units : 595


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 139

$10,000 to $14,999 : 81

$15,000 to $19,999 : 323

$20,000 to $24,999 : 150

$25,000 to $29,999 : 194

$30,000 to $34,999 : 201

$35,000 to $39,999 : 171

$40,000 to $44,999 : 141

$45,000 to $49,999 : 142

$50,000 to $59,999 : 396

$60,000 to $74,999 : 353

$75,000 to $99,999 : 343

$100,000 to $124,999 : 258

$125,000 to $149,999 : 146

$150,000 to $199,999 : 152

$200,000 or more : 65


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Total : 3,512


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 3,255

Vacant : 257


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 41

Built 2000 to 2004 : 327

Built 1990 to 1999 : 260

Built 1980 to 1989 : 414

Built 1970 to 1979 : 486

Built 1960 to 1969 : 443

Built 1950 to 1959 : 655

Built 1940 to 1949 : 201

Built 1939 or earlier : 685


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 2,695

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 49

Electricity : 485

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 7

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 19

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(South Ottawa Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$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 : 19

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $69,999 : 49

$70,000 to $79,999 : 31

$80,000 to $89,999 : 109

$90,000 to $99,999 : 268

$100,000 to $124,999 : 546

$125,000 to $149,999 : 382

$150,000 to $174,999 : 318

$175,000 to $199,999 : 104

$200,000 to $249,999 : 186

$250,000 to $299,999 : 105

$300,000 to $399,999 : 43

$400,000 to $499,999 : 17

$500,000 to $749,999 : 21

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(South Ottawa 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 : 16

Home equity loan only : 418

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 932

Housing units without a mortgage : 857


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $166,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $241,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $183,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $139,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $144,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $116,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $114,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $116,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $132,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in South Ottawa Township, Illinois: 66.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 84.48%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 15.52%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in South Ottawa 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 1 1 $142,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $142,000
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 3 3 $345,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $345,000
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 Ottawa Township, IL): $40,560
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (South Ottawa Township): $95,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (South Ottawa Township): $511
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 83.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.2%
Electricity: 14.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
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 Ottawa Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Home Health Services Of Commun


     Address: 1601 Mercury Circle, Suite #1, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/15/1968

Quality Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 1802 N. Division St. Ste. 222, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/28/1983

Valley Home Health Services


     Address: 1305 6th Street, Peru, Illinois 61354
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 2/1/1986

Mendota Community Hospital Hom


     Address: 1315 Meriden Street, Mendota, Illinois 61342
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/15/1995

Prairieland Home Care


     Address: 409 East Second Street, Spring Valley, Illinois 61362
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/18/1986

Hospitals Close To South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Community Hospital Of Ottawa


     Address: 1100 East Norris Drive, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 111 Spring Street, Streator, Illinois 61364
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers


     Address: 150 W High St, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Illinois Valley Community Hospital


     Address: 925 West St, Peru, Illinois 61354
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Valley West Community Hospital


     Address: 11 East Pleasant Avenue, Sandwich, Illinois 60548
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Rivershores Care Center


     Address: 578 West Commercial Street, Marseilles, Illinois 61341
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Ottawa Pavilion


     Address: 800 East Center Street, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Pleasant View Luther Home


     Address: 505 College Avenue, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 136
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Lasalle County Nursing Home


     Address: 1380 North 27th Road, Ottawa, Illinois 61350
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Heritage Manor-streator


     Address: 1525 East Main Street, Streator, Illinois 61364
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
South Ottawa Township, Illinois

Name: LaSalle
Address: 2601 North 21st Road; Marseilles, IL 61341
Distance: 9 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in South Ottawa Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 130
    Disabled Workers: 20
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



, Illinois Presidential Election




(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 Ottawa Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to La Salle County, IL

5.25 % of La Salle County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,454

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.02 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $27,727

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Bureau County , IL 0.47 % ($30,479 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.44 % ($40,520 AGI )
  • Kendall County , IL 0.39 % ($48,291 AGI )

Relocation away from La Salle County, IL

5.25 % of La Salle 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 $37,207

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,800

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Bureau County , IL 0.55 % ($30,241 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.38 % ($37,749 AGI )
  • Kendall County , IL 0.29 % ($40,023 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 Ottawa 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 South Ottawa 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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