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Demographics Analysis

The people of St. Elmo City, 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
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 56

5 to 9 years : 40

10 to 14 years : 50

15 to 17 years : 32

18 and 19 years : 28

20 years : 7

21 years : 24

22 to 24 years : 8

25 to 29 years : 156

30 to 34 years : 33

35 to 39 years : 60

40 to 44 years : 65

45 to 49 years : 95

50 to 54 years : 37

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 24

70 to 74 years : 37

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 33

Female:

Under 5 years : 56

5 to 9 years : 68

10 to 14 years : 44

15 to 17 years : 12

18 and 19 years : 32

20 years : 5

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 48

25 to 29 years : 52

30 to 34 years : 31

35 to 39 years : 29

40 to 44 years : 68

45 to 49 years : 45

50 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 19

67 to 69 years : 24

70 to 74 years : 39

75 to 79 years : 41

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 87


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 834

Multiple ancestry : 268

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 617


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,694

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 : 17

Not a U.S. citizen : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 112

5 to 17 years : 246

18 to 24 years : 157

25 to 34 years : 272

35 to 44 years : 222

45 to 54 years : 225

55 to 59 years : 59

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 34

65 to 74 years : 148

75 years and over : 213

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 104

5 to 17 years : 219

18 to 24 years : 102

25 to 34 years : 269

35 to 44 years : 193

45 to 54 years : 195

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 128

75 years and over : 133

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 24

18 to 24 years : 55

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 29

45 to 54 years : 26

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 20

75 years and over : 68

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 : 3

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 4

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 2

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 762

Female : 687

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 110

Female : 135

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 6

Female : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 1,438

Born in other state in the United States : 243

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 259

Now married, except separated : 663

Divorced : 125

Separated : 4

Widowed : 101

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 105

Now married, except separated : 75

Divorced : 8

Separated : 8

Widowed : 35

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 : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 12


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 1,560

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in St. Elmo City, Illinois

  • German: 267   (23.9%)
  • United States Or American: 256   (22.9%)
  • Irish: 164   (14.7%)
  • English: 135   (12.1%)
  • Other Groups: 109   (9.8%)
  • Scottish: 41   (3.7%)
  • Italian: 26   (2.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 25   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 24   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 22   (2.0%)
  • Polish: 10   (0.9%)
  • European: 9   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.4%)
  • Slavic: 4   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 4   (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In St. Elmo City, Illinois is 1,719



(updated 2009)



Male Population in St. Elmo City, Illinois: 878
Female Population in St. Elmo City, Illinois: 841


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in St. Elmo City, Illinois: 36.3
Median Female Resident Age in St. Elmo City, Illinois: 42.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in St. Elmo City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

39.4

Male

36.0

Female

42.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

16.5

Male

15.5

Female

17.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

12.5

Female

18.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.5

Male

29.5

Female

7.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.6

Male

36.1

Female

42.8


(updated 2010)



Races in St. Elmo City, Illinois


  • White: 1,706
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 10



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in St. Elmo City, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (1.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 22   (4.98%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (3.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 25   (5.66%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (3.62%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (5.2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 178   (40.27%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 37   (8.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 60   (13.57%)
  • Associate Degree: 15   (3.39%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 31   (7.01%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (1.81%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.57%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.38%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 47   (9%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (1.15%)
  • 10th Grade: 26   (4.98%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (3.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 20   (3.83%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 229   (43.87%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 37   (7.09%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 66   (12.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 31   (5.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 25   (4.79%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (2.3%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.38%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In St. Elmo City, Illinois

  • St Elmo Cusd 202


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1200 N Walnut St, Saint Elmo, IL 62458, Phone: (618) 829-3264, Students: 553 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In St. Elmo City, Illinois

  • St Elmo Elem School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 519 W 2nd St, Saint Elmo, IL 62458, Phone: (618) 829-3263, Students: 332 )

  • St Elmo Jr High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 300 W 12th St, Saint Elmo, IL 62458, Phone: (618) 829-3227, Students: 82 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In St. Elmo City, Illinois

  • St Elmo Sr High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 300 W 12th St, Saint Elmo, IL 62458, Phone: (618) 829-3227, Students: 139 )

Public Libraries (Central) In St. Elmo City, Illinois

  • Saint Elmo Public Library District


    311 West Cumberland Road, Saint Elmo, IL 62458

(updated 2012)



Museums Near St. Elmo City, Illinois


  • St Elmo Historical Society


    500 North Main Street, Saint Elmo, IL 62458

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to St. Elmo City, 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 St. Elmo City, Illinois.

Area Features of St. Elmo City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Kuebler Rla Airport  

Building


(1) Saint Elmo Fire Protection District  

Cemetery


(1) Besing Cemetery   (2) Bethlehem Cemetery   (3) Crums Chapel Cemetery   (4) Fairview Cemetery   (5) Guy Cemetery   (6) Maplewood Cemetery   (7) New Liberty Cemetery   (8) Padon Cemetery   (9) Post Oak Cemetery   (10) Rhodes Family Cemetery   (11) Saint Bonaventure Cemetery   (12) Yolton Cemetery  

Church


(1) Crums Chapel Historical   (2) Fairview Church   (3) First Assembly Of God Church   (4) First Baptist Church   (5) First Christian Church   (6) First Church Of God   (7) First United Methodist Church   (8) Saint Bonaventure Church   (9) United Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Saint Elmo   (2) Township Of Avena  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 76  

Dam


(1) Bails Timberline Lake Dam   (2) Lake Nellie Dam   (3) Saint Elmo Old City Reservoir Dam  

Locale


(1) Carter Refinery Historical   (2) Diamond A Farms   (3) Saint Elmo Country Club   (4) Williams Camp Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Howards Point Historical   (2) Magnolia Corner   (3) Post Oak   (4) Pruett   (5) Saint Elmo   (6) Sefton  

Reservoir


(1) Bails Timberline Lake   (2) Lake Nellie   (3) Lake Timberland   (4) Saint Elmo Old City Reservoir  

School


(1) Ball Hill School Historical   (2) Centerville School Historical   (3) Durbin School Historical   (4) Eureka School Historical   (5) Franklin School Historical   (6) Independence School Historical   (7) Martin Box School Historical   (8) Meyers School Historical   (9) New Union School Historical   (10) North Sefton School Historical   (11) Owens School Historical   (12) Pleasant Plains School Historical   (13) Prairie View School Historical   (14) Saint Elmo Elementary School   (15) Saint Elmo Senior High School   (16) Star School Historical   (17) Voelker School Historical  

Stream


(1) Brickyard Branch   (2) Little Creek   (3) Riley Run   (4) Sugar Creek   (5) Watson Creek   (6) Wolf Creek  

Summit


(1) Island Hill   (2) White Oak Mound  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in St. Elmo City, Illinois

62458 (pop. 2,235)


Cities Nearby St. Elmo City, Illinois

Avena Township, IL  (pop. 2,253) 1.7 Miles
Brownstown Village, IL  (pop. 845) 5.8 Miles
Mound Township, IL  (pop. 3,388) 6.0 Miles
Altamont City, IL  (pop. 2,281) 6.0 Miles
Loudon Township, IL  (pop. 938) 7.2 Miles
West Township, IL  (pop. 450) 7.4 Miles
Sefton Township, IL  (pop. 678) 7.5 Miles
Otego Township, IL  (pop. 1,669) 7.5 Miles
Moccasin Township, IL  (pop. 586) 8.9 Miles
Lone Grove Township, IL  (pop. 474) 10.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in St. Elmo City, Illinois

618



Elevation in St. Elmo City, Illinois is 623.0 ft. (190.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of St. Elmo City, Illinois

Lat: 39.026709 N        Long: -88.852062 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of St. Elmo City, 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 St. Elmo City, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 18   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 26   (4.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 30   (5.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 80   (14.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 80   (14.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 54   (9.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 67   (11.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 31   (5.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 22   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 49   (8.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 99   (17.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 575

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 69

In 3-person carpool : 3

In 4-person carpool : 2

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 4

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 : 18

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 11


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 37

5 to 9 minutes : 139

10 to 14 minutes : 43

15 to 19 minutes : 78

20 to 24 minutes : 88

25 to 29 minutes : 50

30 to 34 minutes : 131

35 to 39 minutes : 32

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 47

60 to 89 minutes : 16

90 or more minutes : 10


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 218

No Social Security income : 422


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

With retirement income : 99

No retirement income : 541


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 29

$10,000 to $14,999 : 57

$15,000 to $19,999 : 41

$20,000 to $24,999 : 45

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 44

$40,000 to $44,999 : 19

$45,000 to $49,999 : 48

$50,000 to $59,999 : 29

$60,000 to $74,999 : 28

$75,000 to $99,999 : 33

$100,000 to $124,999 : 12

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $35,450


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near St. Elmo City, Illinois

  • WCRA (1090 AM; 1.0 kW; Effingham, IL; Owner: Two Petaz, Inc.)
  • WJBD (1350 AM; 0.43 kW; Salem, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WPMB (1500 AM; 0.25 kW; Hagarstown, IL; Owner: Two Petaz, Inc.)
  • WPMB (1500 AM; 0.25 kW; Hagarstown, IL; Owner: Two Petaz, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near St. Elmo City, Illinois

  • WMCI (101.3 FM; Sigel, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WGEL (101.7 FM; Keyesport, IL; Owner: Bond Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WKJT (102.3 FM; Effingham, IL; Owner: Kirby Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYCA (102.3 FM; Beecher, IL; Owner: Dontron Inc.)
  • WKRV (107.1 FM; Brownstown, IL; Owner: Two Petaz, Inc.)
  • WJLY (88.3 FM; Ramsey, IL; Owner: Countryside Broadcasting)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Nokomis, IL; Owner: Donnellson Sda Church)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Kinmundy, IL; Owner: East West Crossculture Education)
  • 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.)
  • WEFI (89.5 FM; Effingham, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WGRN (89.5 FM; Greenville, IL; Owner: Greenville College Educational Broadcasting Foundation, Inc)
  • WTMH (89.9 FM; Mulberry Grove, IL; Owner: Pearl Communications Group)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Beecher City, IL; Owner: 2820 Communications Incorporated)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Sigel, IL; Owner: Brindisi Consortium)
  • WSLE (91.3 FM; Salem, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WVNL (91.7 FM; Hagarstown, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • WTRH (93.3 FM; Ramsey, IL; Owner: Countryside Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCRC (95.7 FM; Effingham, IL; Owner: Two Petaz, Inc.)
  • WXEF (97.9 FM; Effingham, IL; Owner: Premier Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRAN (98.3 FM; Herrick, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WHQQ (98.9 FM; Sigel, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in St. Elmo City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 35  (11.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 33  (11.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 33  (11.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 16  (5.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 47  (15.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 56  (18.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 98  (32.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 87  (29.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1  (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 104 Farms In St. Elmo City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In St. Elmo City, Illinois

Fayette County Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $52.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near St. Elmo City, Illinois

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 27.0 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 32.9 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 37.8 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 43.8 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 48.6 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 55.8 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in St. Elmo City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.63%

Carpooled

11.54%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

4.75%

Other Means

0.34%

Worked At Home

3.74%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including St. Elmo City, 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
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 338

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 28

Female householder, no husband present : 69

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 203

Householder not living alone : 2


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 24

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 16

All other households : 600


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 258

Renter-occupied housing units : 80

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 28

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 39

Renter-occupied housing units : 30

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 134

Renter-occupied housing units : 71


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 37

$10,000 to $14,999 : 110

$15,000 to $19,999 : 62

$20,000 to $24,999 : 41

$25,000 to $29,999 : 42

$30,000 to $34,999 : 72

$35,000 to $39,999 : 50

$40,000 to $44,999 : 21

$45,000 to $49,999 : 61

$50,000 to $59,999 : 51

$60,000 to $74,999 : 33

$75,000 to $99,999 : 37

$100,000 to $124,999 : 14

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Total : 717


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Occupied : 640

Vacant : 77


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 5

Built 2000 to 2004 : 9

Built 1990 to 1999 : 73

Built 1980 to 1989 : 52

Built 1970 to 1979 : 105

Built 1960 to 1969 : 143

Built 1950 to 1959 : 72

Built 1940 to 1949 : 73

Built 1939 or earlier : 185


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 508

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 29

Electricity : 103

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 29

$10,000 to $14,999 : 21

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 16

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 26

$40,000 to $49,999 : 64

$50,000 to $59,999 : 64

$60,000 to $69,999 : 33

$70,000 to $79,999 : 38

$80,000 to $89,999 : 39

$90,000 to $99,999 : 26

$100,000 to $124,999 : 33

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $174,999 : 8

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 3

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 4

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(St. Elmo City, 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 : 9

Home equity loan only : 21

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 196

Housing units without a mortgage : 233


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(St. Elmo City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $69,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $72,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $55,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $46,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $57,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $47,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $54,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $47,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in St. Elmo City, Illinois: 68.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in St. Elmo City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in St. Elmo City, 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 2 2 $96,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $96,000
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 1 1 $70,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $70,000
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $43,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $43,000
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $474,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 16 $474,000
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $405,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $405,000
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 (St. Elmo City, IL): $30,750
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (St. Elmo City): $44,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (St. Elmo City): $383
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in St. Elmo City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 88.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.6%
Electricity: 6.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(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 St. Elmo City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To St. Elmo City, Illinois

Fayette County Health Dept


     Address: 509 West Edwards P.o. Box 340, Vandalia, Illinois 62471
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 8/10/1976

Effingham County Health Dept


     Address: 901 West Virginia, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 11/24/1975

St Anthonys Memorial Hospital


     Address: 606 Kentucky Street, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 2/17/1997

Salem Township Hospital/home


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

Shelby Memorial Hospital Home


     Address: 200 South Cedar Street, Shelbyville, Illinois 62565
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 8/3/1995

Hospitals Close To St. Elmo City, Illinois

St Anthonys Memorial Hospital


     Address: 503 N Maple Street, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Salem Township Hospital


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

Shelby Memorial Hospital


     Address: 200 S Cedar St, Shelbyville, Illinois 62565
     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

Greenville Regional Hospital


     Address: 200 Healthcare Dr, Greenville, Illinois 62246
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To St. Elmo City, Illinois

Lutheran Care Center


     Address: 702 West Cumberland, Altamont, Illinois 62411
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Beecher Manor Nrsg & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 1201 Dixie Highway, Beecher, Illinois 60401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Fayette County Hospital


     Address: 7th And Taylor, Vandalia, Illinois 62471
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Vandalia Rehab & Hcc


     Address: 1500 West St Louis Avenue, Vandalia, Illinois 62471
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 54%

Lakeland Rehab & Hcc


     Address: 800 West Temple Street, Effingham, Illinois 62401
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 108
     Percent Occupied: 77%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
St. Elmo City, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 77 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in St. Elmo City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 345
    Disabled Workers: 70
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)



Fayette County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.40%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.58%
  • Other 1.02%



(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 St. Elmo City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Fayette County, IL

4.92 % of Fayette County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,916

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Effingham County , IL 0.78 % ($23,613 AGI )
  • Bond County , IL 0.45 % ($33,083 AGI )
  • Marion County , IL 0.33 % ($41,154 AGI )

Relocation away from Fayette County, IL

5.13 % of Fayette 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 $23,959

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Effingham County , IL 0.71 % ($28,982 AGI )
  • Marion County , IL 0.49 % ($18,821 AGI )
  • Madison County , IL 0.39 % ($26,742 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 St. Elmo City, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

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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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