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Demographics Analysis

The people of Thornton 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
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 4,599

5 to 9 years : 5,736

10 to 14 years : 5,627

15 to 17 years : 4,008

18 and 19 years : 2,692

20 years : 1,985

21 years : 1,041

22 to 24 years : 3,551

25 to 29 years : 5,562

30 to 34 years : 5,873

35 to 39 years : 4,481

40 to 44 years : 5,602

45 to 49 years : 5,596

50 to 54 years : 5,372

55 to 59 years : 5,078

60 and 61 years : 1,492

62 to 64 years : 2,147

65 and 66 years : 1,275

67 to 69 years : 1,771

70 to 74 years : 2,199

75 to 79 years : 1,391

80 to 84 years : 1,234

85 years and over : 1,036

Female:

Under 5 years : 5,140

5 to 9 years : 5,312

10 to 14 years : 6,629

15 to 17 years : 4,312

18 and 19 years : 2,353

20 years : 1,076

21 years : 612

22 to 24 years : 3,895

25 to 29 years : 5,406

30 to 34 years : 5,542

35 to 39 years : 5,385

40 to 44 years : 6,420

45 to 49 years : 6,879

50 to 54 years : 6,551

55 to 59 years : 6,027

60 and 61 years : 2,465

62 to 64 years : 3,077

65 and 66 years : 1,682

67 to 69 years : 2,074

70 to 74 years : 3,301

75 to 79 years : 2,552

80 to 84 years : 1,937

85 years and over : 2,040


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 158,369

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 168

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 551

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 4,645

Not a U.S. citizen : 6,282


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 8,821

5 to 17 years : 27,571

18 to 24 years : 14,561

25 to 34 years : 17,988

35 to 44 years : 16,380

45 to 54 years : 17,839

55 to 59 years : 7,177

60 and 61 years : 2,257

62 to 64 years : 2,872

65 to 74 years : 5,014

75 years and over : 4,389

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 816

5 to 17 years : 3,273

18 to 24 years : 1,838

25 to 34 years : 1,992

35 to 44 years : 2,681

45 to 54 years : 4,432

55 to 59 years : 3,290

60 and 61 years : 1,486

62 to 64 years : 2,069

65 to 74 years : 6,551

75 years and over : 5,072

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 33

18 to 24 years : 27

25 to 34 years : 164

35 to 44 years : 74

45 to 54 years : 196

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 55

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 49

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 85

5 to 17 years : 747

18 to 24 years : 779

25 to 34 years : 2,239

35 to 44 years : 2,753

45 to 54 years : 1,931

55 to 59 years : 549

60 and 61 years : 159

62 to 64 years : 278

65 to 74 years : 727

75 years and over : 680


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 50,676

Now married, except separated : 26,802

Divorced : 9,725

Separated : 3,322

Widowed : 5,111

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 7,567

Now married, except separated : 12,225

Divorced : 5,218

Separated : 972

Widowed : 4,338

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 241

Now married, except separated : 300

Divorced : 116

Separated : 22

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 2,628

Now married, except separated : 5,874

Divorced : 854

Separated : 425

Widowed : 556


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 20,665

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 19,572

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7,849

$15,000 to $24,999 : 12,171

$25,000 to $34,999 : 9,852

$35,000 to $49,999 : 10,260

$50,000 to $64,999 : 6,861

$65,000 to $74,999 : 2,778

$75,000 or more : 5,628

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 3,311

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 5,478

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,642

$15,000 to $24,999 : 5,174

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,583

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,002

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,707

$65,000 to $74,999 : 710

$75,000 or more : 1,713

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 10

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 75

$10,000 to $14,999 : 108

$15,000 to $24,999 : 110

$25,000 to $34,999 : 86

$35,000 to $49,999 : 137

$50,000 to $64,999 : 99

$65,000 to $74,999 : 38

$75,000 or more : 16

Foreign born:

No income : 1,965

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,936

$10,000 to $14,999 : 879

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,680

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,149

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,379

$50,000 to $64,999 : 600

$65,000 to $74,999 : 245

$75,000 or more : 504


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 22,521

Born in other state of the United States : 23,230

Native; born outside the United States : 31,932

Foreign born : 22,188


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Under 3 years : 5,652

3 and 4 years : 4,087

5 years : 1,803

6 to 8 years : 6,889

9 to 11 years : 7,452

12 to 14 years : 7,160

15 to 17 years : 8,320


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 8,603

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4,476

$15,000 to $19,999 : 3,828

$20,000 to $24,999 : 3,035

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3,733

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3,812

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2,892

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2,578

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2,718

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5,943

$60,000 to $74,999 : 6,051

$75,000 to $99,999 : 6,237

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3,353

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2,145

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,947

$200,000 or more : 693


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Thornton Township, Illinois is 170,015



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Thornton Township, Illinois: 79,348
Female Population in Thornton Township, Illinois: 90,667


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Thornton Township, Illinois: 33.9
Median Female Resident Age in Thornton Township, Illinois: 39.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Thornton Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

48.3

Male

45.6

Female

50.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.4

Male

29.7

Female

36.2

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

26.9

Male

27.8

Female

25.5

Asian


Both sexes

39.0

Male

36.8

Female

41.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

38.0

Male

35.5

Female

40.5

Other


Both sexes

25.3

Male

25.5

Female

25.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.8

Male

18.0

Female

21.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.6

Male

25.4

Female

25.9

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.3

Male

49.9

Female

54.2


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,354

No health insurance coverage : 306

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 13,182

No health insurance coverage : 1,128

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,605

No health insurance coverage : 3,640

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,864

No health insurance coverage : 5,472

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,652

No health insurance coverage : 3,431

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,337

No health insurance coverage : 2,522

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,177

No health insurance coverage : 1,396

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,121

No health insurance coverage : 11

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 3,496

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,446

No health insurance coverage : 436

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 13,862

No health insurance coverage : 1,649

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,027

No health insurance coverage : 1,909

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,386

No health insurance coverage : 2,552

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,645

No health insurance coverage : 2,124

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,433

No health insurance coverage : 2,917

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,630

No health insurance coverage : 1,811

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,917

No health insurance coverage : 55

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 5,985

No health insurance coverage : 61


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,518

No employer-based health insurance : 4,142

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,242

No employer-based health insurance : 8,068

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,354

No employer-based health insurance : 4,891

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,362

No employer-based health insurance : 6,974

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,313

No employer-based health insurance : 4,770

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,632

No employer-based health insurance : 4,227

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,277

No employer-based health insurance : 3,296

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,335

No employer-based health insurance : 2,797

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,343

No employer-based health insurance : 2,153

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,762

No employer-based health insurance : 4,120

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,565

No employer-based health insurance : 8,946

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,149

No employer-based health insurance : 4,787

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,258

No employer-based health insurance : 6,680

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,454

No employer-based health insurance : 5,315

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,036

No employer-based health insurance : 5,314

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,043

No employer-based health insurance : 4,398

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,994

No employer-based health insurance : 3,978

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,978

No employer-based health insurance : 4,068


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 124,869

Born in other state in the United States : 33,500

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 158

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 561

Foreign born : 10,927


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Speak only English : 139,420

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 16,959

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 238

German or other West Germanic languages : 299

Slavic languages : 573

Other Indo-European languages : 684

Korean : 48

Chinese : 121

Vietnamese : 98

Tagalog : 210

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 2

Other and unspecified languages : 1,624


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 227

No Medicare coverage : 19,743

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,236

No Medicare coverage : 47,860

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 8,333

No Medicare coverage : 295

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 308

No Medicare coverage : 21,085

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,528

No Medicare coverage : 52,906

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 12,533

No Medicare coverage : 485


(updated 2013)



Races in Thornton Township, Illinois


  • White: 42,879
  • African American: 115,337
  • American Indian: 260
  • Asian: 879
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 18
  • Some Other Race: 7,941
  • Two or More Races: 2,701



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 423   (0.85%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 246   (0.5%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 710   (1.43%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,679   (3.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 891   (1.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,580   (3.19%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,701   (3.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2,750   (5.55%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 15,517   (31.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 4,327   (8.73%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 9,121   (18.4%)
  • Associate Degree: 3,214   (6.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5,447   (10.99%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,466   (2.96%)
  • Professional School Degree: 323   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 174   (0.35%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 449   (0.71%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 357   (0.57%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 634   (1.01%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2,291   (3.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,137   (1.81%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,961   (3.12%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,693   (2.7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2,913   (4.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 18,422   (29.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 5,863   (9.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 12,237   (19.48%)
  • Associate Degree: 4,824   (7.68%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 7,081   (11.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,425   (3.86%)
  • Professional School Degree: 411   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 117   (0.19%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,956

5 to 9 years : 8,864

10 to 14 years : 10,613

15 to 17 years : 7,136

18 and 19 years : 3,030

20 to 24 years : 4,078

25 to 34 years : 2,701

35 years and over : 2,698

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 536

5 to 9 years : 1,766

10 to 14 years : 1,286

15 to 17 years : 809

18 and 19 years : 462

20 to 24 years : 1,004

25 to 34 years : 1,014

35 years and over : 966

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,595

5 to 9 years : 418

10 to 14 years : 357

15 to 17 years : 375

18 and 19 years : 1,553

20 to 24 years : 7,078

25 to 34 years : 18,668

35 years and over : 85,400


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Thornton Township, Illinois

  • Thornton Twp Hsd 205


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 465 E 170th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 225-4000, Students: 6,554 )

  • South Holland Sd 151


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 320 E 161st Pl, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-1516, Students: 1,594 )

  • South Holland Sd 150


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 848 E 170th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-4240, Students: 1,136 )

  • Exc Children Have Opportunities


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 350 W 154th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-7880, Students: 649 )

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

  • Greenwood Elem School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 16800 Greenwood, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-4433, Students: 477 )

  • New Beginnings Learning Academy


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 156th & Clyde Ave, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 768-5200, Students: 463 )

  • Mckinley Jr High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 16949 Cottage Gr, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-8500, Students: 404 )

  • Madison School


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 15700 Orchid Dr, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-2117, Students: 372 )

  • Eisenhower School


    ( Grades: 2-3, Location: 16001 Minerva Ave, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-5900, Students: 320 )

  • Mckinley Elem School


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 850 E 170th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-4748, Students: 255 )

  • Echo School


    ( Grades: 4-12, Location: 350 W 154th St, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 596-3200, Students: 165 )

  • Macarthur/echo Elementary


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 640 E 168th Pl, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-7812, Students: 140 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Thornton Township, Illinois

  • Thornwood High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 17101 S Park Ave, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 225-4701, Students: 2,221 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Thornton Township, Illinois

Largest Schools (Private) In Thornton Township, Illinois

  • Christ Our Savior West Campus


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 900 E 154th Street, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-8173, Students: 380 )

  • Calvary Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 16300 State Street, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-5471, Students: 347 )

  • Calvin Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 528 E 161st Place, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 331-5027, Students: 247 )

  • Protestant Reformed Christian


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 16511 S Park Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 333-9197, Students: 136 )

  • Laren Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 425 E 164th Street, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-4274, Students: 28 )

  • The Alphabet Campus Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 109, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 206-1122, Students: 23 )

  • Cmecca School-lda


    ( Grades: K-9, Location: 15455 S Park Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 339-0287, Students: 17 )

  • First Step Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 15045 State Street, South Holland, IL 60473, Phone: (708) 331-9393, Students: 8 )

Academic Libraries In Thornton Township, Illinois

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Thornton Township, Illinois

  • South Holland Public Library


    16250 Wausau Avenue, South Holland, IL 60473

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Thornton Township, Illinois


  • Chicagoland Historical Bus Museum


    17017 Everett Ave, South Holland, IL 60473

  • Midwest Carvers Museum


    16236 Vincennes Ave, South Holland, IL 60473

  • South Holland Historical Society


    474 E 163rd Street, South Holland, IL 60473

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Thornton Township, Illinois


Building


(1) Roosevelt Center   (2) South Holland Fire Department Station 1   (3) South Holland Fire Department Station 2   (4) South Holland Police Department   (5) South Holland Public Libary  

Canal


(1) Calumet Union Drainage Ditch  

Church


(1) Bethany Christian Reformed Church   (2) Calvary Reformed Church   (3) Christian And Missionary Alliance Church   (4) Church Of Christ   (5) Cottage Grove Christian Reformed Church   (6) Faith Reformed Church   (7) First Baptist Church   (8) First Christian Reformed Church   (9) First Reformed Church   (10) Grace Lutheran Church   (11) Holy Ghost Catholic Church   (12) Peace Christian Reformed Church   (13) Protestant Reform Church   (14) Redeemer Lutheran Church   (15) Reformed Church   (16) True Reformed Church   (17) United Presbyterian Church   (18) Village Free Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Thornton   (2) Village Of South Holland  

Crossing


(1) Fiftyninth Street Interchange   (2) One Hundred Fiftyninth Street Interchange  

Locale


(1) River Oaks Golf Course  

Park


(1) Arrowhead Park   (2) Dahlenburg Park   (3) Hollandale Park   (4) Little Calumet Park   (5) Pacesetter Park   (6) Papoose Park   (7) Pioneer Park   (8) Riverview Park   (9) Thorn Creek Park   (10) Thorndale Park   (11) Thornwood Park   (12) Van Oostenbrugge Park   (13) Veterans Memorial Park   (14) Vollbrecht Park   (15) Willowbrook Park  

Populated Place


(1) South Holland   (2) Thornton Junction  

Post Office


(1) South Holland Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Swets Lake   (2) Thorn Lake  

School


(1) Calvary Academy   (2) Calvin Christian School   (3) Eisenhower Elementary School   (4) Greenwood Elementary School   (5) Holy Ghost School Historical   (6) Laren School   (7) Macarthur School   (8) Madison Elementary School   (9) Mckinley Elementary School   (10) Protestant Reform School   (11) Reformed School   (12) Roosevelt School Historical   (13) Seton Academy   (14) South Suburban College   (15) Thornwood High School  

Stream


(1) Thorn Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Thornton Township, Illinois

60473 (pop. 22,218)


Cities Nearby Thornton Township, Illinois

South Holland Village, IL  (pop. 22,133) 0.6 Miles
Phoenix Village, IL  (pop. 1,894) 1.5 Miles
Dolton Village, IL  (pop. 23,277) 1.6 Miles
Thornton Village, IL  (pop. 2,284) 2.4 Miles
Harvey City, IL  (pop. 25,694) 2.6 Miles
Riverdale Village, IL  (pop. 14,180) 2.9 Miles
Calumet City City, IL  (pop. 37,172) 2.9 Miles
East Hazel Crest Village, IL  (pop. 1,561) 3.3 Miles
Burnham Village, IL  (pop. 3,973) 3.4 Miles
Dixmoor Village, IL  (pop. 3,816) 3.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Thornton Township, Illinois

708



Elevation in Thornton Township, Illinois is 614.0 ft. (187.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Thornton Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.605184 N        Long: -87.602193 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 3,632   (4.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 3,123   (4.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 4,329   (5.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 8,103   (11.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 7,834   (10.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 9,389   (12.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 9,052   (12.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 6,638   (9.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2,947   (4.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 3,453   (4.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1,597   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 760   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 6,436   (8.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 6,226   (8.5%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 4,749

1 vehicle available : 14,055

2 vehicles available : 1,678

3 vehicles available : 374

4 or more vehicles available : 85

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,309

1 vehicle available : 6,710

2 vehicles available : 7,114

3 vehicles available : 1,165

4 or more vehicles available : 273

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 705

1 vehicle available : 3,741

2 vehicles available : 3,802

3 vehicles available : 1,603

4 or more vehicles available : 316

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 981

1 vehicle available : 3,905

2 vehicles available : 4,965

3 vehicles available : 3,080

4 or more vehicles available : 1,434


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

1-person household:

No workers : 12,621

1 worker : 8,320

2-person household:

No workers : 5,440

1 worker : 6,915

2 workers : 4,216

3-person household:

No workers : 1,720

1 worker : 4,529

2 workers : 3,072

3 workers : 846

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 1,736

1 worker : 4,846

2 workers : 5,360

3 or more workers : 2,423


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 49,085

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 5,781

In 3-person carpool : 865

In 4-person carpool : 129

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 81

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 130

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 2,651

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 34

Subway or elevated : 1,263

Railroad : 2,615

Ferryboat : 31

Taxicab : 102

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 207

Walked : 1,086

Other means : 679

Worked at home : 1,222


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,391

5 to 9 minutes : 3,995

10 to 14 minutes : 5,914

15 to 19 minutes : 7,538

20 to 24 minutes : 8,293

25 to 29 minutes : 4,337

30 to 34 minutes : 10,455

35 to 39 minutes : 2,132

40 to 44 minutes : 2,717

45 to 59 minutes : 8,096

60 to 89 minutes : 7,487

90 or more minutes : 2,384


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Thornton Township, Illinois

  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50.0 kW; Westmont, IL; Owner: Sports Radio Chicago, Llc)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3.0 kW; Calumet Park, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Sca License Corporation)
  • WRTO (1200 AM; 10.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wlxx-am License Corp.)
  • WRTO (1200 AM; 4.5 kW; Calumet Park, IL; Owner: Wlxx-am License Corp.)
  • WJOB (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Hammond, IN; Owner: Vazquez Development, Llc)
  • DWEDC (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Foreign Language Broadcasts, Inc.)
  • WSBC (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wsbc, Inc.)
  • WWCA (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 4.5 kW; Worth, IL; Owner: Radio Disney Chicago, Llc)
  • WJOL (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 0.5 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WGRB (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WCEV (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Migala Communications Corporation)
  • WRLL (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Midway Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WCFJ (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; Crete, IL; Owner: Wcfj, Inc.)
  • WPNA (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Oak Park, IL; Owner: Alliance Communications, Inc.)
  • WWHN (1510 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Hawkins Broadcasting Company)
  • WJJG (1530 AM; 0.76 kW; Hillside, IL; Owner: Joseph J. Gentile, Inc.)
  • WBGX (1570 AM; 1.5 kW; Harvey, IL; Owner: Great Lakes Radio-chicago, Llc)
  • WCGO (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago Heights, IL; Owner: Kovas Communications Of Indiana, Inc.)
  • WVON (1690 AM; 10.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Salem Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WNDZ (750 AM; 5.0 kW; Portage, IN; Owner: Wndz, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 1.5 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 5.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 3.2 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50.0 kW; Mokena, IL; Owner: Radio License Holding Xi, Llc)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Burnham, IL; Owner: Sovereign City Radio Services, Llc)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago, IL; Owner: Sovereign City Radio Services, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Thornton Township, Illinois

  • WILV (100.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WYCA (102.3 FM; Beecher, IL; Owner: Dontron Inc.)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WXRD (103.9 FM; Leroy, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • WCFS-FM (105.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Corporation Of Orlando)
  • WSRB (106.3 FM; Lansing, IL; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WZVN (107.1 FM; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WBMF (88.1 FM; Crete, IL; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • WCRX (88.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Columbia College)
  • WLRA (88.1 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Lewis University)
  • WLTL (88.1 FM; Western Springs, IL; Owner: Lyons Township High School)
  • WSSD (88.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Lakeside Telecommunications, Inc.)
  • WTZI (88.1 FM; Schiller Park, IL; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Elk Grove Village)
  • WDGC-FM (88.3 FM; Downers Grove, IL; Owner: Wdgc-fm, School District #99)
  • WDSO (88.3 FM; Burns Harbor, IN; Owner: Duneland School Corp.)
  • WXAV (88.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: St. Xavier College)
  • WZRD (88.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Northeastern Illinois University)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Flossmoor, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WHFH (88.5 FM; Flossmoor, IL; Owner: Community High School Dist. #233)
  • WHPK-FM (88.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: University Of Chicago)
  • WHSD (88.5 FM; Hinsdale, IL; Owner: Hinsdale Twsp. High Sch. Dist. #86)
  • WCSF (88.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: College Of St. Francis)
  • WGVE-FM (88.7 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Gary Community School Corp.)
  • WLUW (88.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Loyola University Of Chicago)
  • WRSE (88.7 FM; Elmhurst, IL; Owner: Bd. Of Trustees, Elmhurst College)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Jkj Educational Foundation)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: The Dwelling Place, In)
  • WIIT (88.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Illinois Institute Of Technology)
  • WOTW (88.9 FM; Frankfort, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • WOTW (88.9 FM; Monee, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • WRRG (88.9 FM; River Grove, IL; Owner: Triton College)
  • WWLO (89.1 FM; Leroy, IN; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WKKC (89.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Community College Dist.)
  • WBEW (89.5 FM; Burns Harbor, IN; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WRTE (90.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: National Museum Of Mexican Art)
  • WRTW (90.5 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Hyles-anderson College)
  • DWBHI (90.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bogan High School)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WPWX (92.3 FM; Hammond, IN; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WXRT-FM (93.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WVIX (93.5 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Radio License Holding V, Llc)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Window To The World Communications)
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio Inc. Of Chicago)
  • WRZA (99.9 FM; Peotone, IL; Owner: Wclr, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Thornton Township, Illinois

  • WTTW (Channel 11; Chicago, IL; Owner: Window To The World Communications, Inc.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; Chicago, IL; Owner: Cbs Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; Chicago, IL; Owner: College Dist. #508, County Of Cook)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wciu-tv Limited Partnership)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; Chicago, IL; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; Chicago, IL; Owner: Paxson Chicago License, Inc.)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; Chicago, IL; Owner: Nbc Telemundo License Co.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; Chicago, IL; Owner: Nbc Telemundo License Co.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; Chicago, IL; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; Chicago, IL; Owner: Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WXFT-TV (Channel 60; Chicago, IL; Owner: Telefutura Chicago Llc)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; Orland Hills, IL; Owner: Jovon Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wgbo License Partnership, G.p.)
  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wls Television, Inc.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; Chicago, IL; Owner: Wgn Continental Broadcasting Company)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Thornton Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 7,515  (20.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 5,354  (14.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 7,238  (19.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 45  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6,377  (17.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 13,272  (33.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 6,470  (16.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 16,766  (42.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 342  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 6 Farms In Thornton Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Thornton Township, Illinois

Mb Financial Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $19.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 87

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

First Merchants Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 100

Bmo Harris Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $93.1m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 663

Old Plank Trail Community Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 14

Providence Bank, Llc - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $442.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Thornton Township, Illinois

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 9.7 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)

  • Chicago Midway International


    (about 14.6 miles in Bedford Park, Illinois; Airport Code: MDW)

  • Meigs Field


    (about 17.5 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CGX)

  • Chicago Metropolitan Area


    (about 20.2 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CHI)

  • Lewis University


    (about 25.5 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Lewis University


    (about 25.5 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 26.4 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Chicago O'Hare International


    (about 30.1 miles in Amf O'hare, Illinois; Airport Code: ORD)

  • Porter County Regional


    (about 32.5 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Porter County Municipal


    (about 32.6 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Thornton Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

71.88%

Carpooled

12.08%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

3.58%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.06%

Subway Or Elevated

1.73%

Railroad

5.63%

Ferryboat

0.04%

Taxicab

0.19%

Motorcycle

0.02%

Bicycle

0.16%

Walked

1.95%

Other Means

0.74%

Worked At Home

1.95%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17,167

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,342

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,400

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,279

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7,513

Renter-occupied housing units : 6,998

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12,874

Renter-occupied housing units : 10,471


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,649

Householder 35 to 44 years : 5,414

Householder 45 to 54 years : 8,119

Householder 55 to 59 years : 3,617

Householder 60 to 64 years : 3,164

Householder 65 to 74 years : 3,559

Householder 75 years and over : 1,548

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 656

Householder 35 to 44 years : 689

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,698

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,046

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,286

Householder 65 to 74 years : 2,660

Householder 75 years and over : 3,849


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Thornton Township, Illinois)

Less than 10.0 percent : 582

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 737

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,823

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,799

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,814

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,397

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,298

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,516

50.0 percent or more : 8,253

Not computed : 2,871


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $174,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $139,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $132,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $119,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $117,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $97,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $95,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $95,300


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Thornton Township, Illinois: 69.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Thornton Township, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 0.21%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 83.38%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.16%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 16.26%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Thornton 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 37 37 $4,040,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

37 37 $4,040,000
2000        
  Single Family 32 32 $4,429,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

32 32 $4,429,800
2001        
  Single Family 36 36 $11,064,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 36 $11,064,700
2002        
  Single Family 45 45 $14,247,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

45 45 $14,247,400
2003        
  Single Family 16 16 $4,489,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $4,489,000
2004        
  Single Family 24 24 $8,269,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $8,269,900
2005        
  Single Family 19 19 $7,357,485
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $7,357,485
2006        
  Single Family 26 26 $9,491,379
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

26 26 $9,491,379


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Thornton Township, IL): $41,791
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Thornton Township): $93,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Thornton Township): $641
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Thornton Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 89.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.4%
Electricity: 8.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(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 Thornton Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Thornton Township, Illinois

Providence Home Health And Hospice Care


     Address: 16300 South Louis Ave, Suite B, South Holland, Illinois 60473
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 3/30/1994

Advancare Healthcare Services


     Address: 833 East 158th Street, Dolton, Illinois 60419
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/22/2005

Ingalls Home Care Inc.


     Address: Wyman Gordon Bldg 1 Ingalls D, Harvey, Illinois 60426
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/24/1985

Jordan And Associates, Home Hl


     Address: 14618 Lincoln Avenue, Harvey, Illinois 60426
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/14/2002

Professional Home Care Advanta


     Address: 80 River Oaks Center, Calumet City, Illinois 60409
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/9/1997

Hospitals Close To Thornton Township, Illinois

Ingalls Memorial Hospital


     Address: One Ingalls Drive, Harvey, Illinois 60426
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Advocate South Suburban Hospital


     Address: 17800 S Kedzie Ave, Hazel Crest, Illinois 60429
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Francis Hospital & Health Center


     Address: 12935 S Gregory, Blue Island, Illinois 60406
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

St Margaret Mercy Healthcare Centers


     Address: 5454 Hohman Avenue, Hammond, Indiana 46320
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Community Hospital


     Address: 901 Macarthur Boulevard, Munster, Indiana 46321
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Thornton Township, Illinois

Manorcare At South Holland


     Address: 2145 East 170th Street, South Holland, Illinois 60473
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 162
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Rest Haven South Nursing Home


     Address: 16300 Wausau Street, South Holland, Illinois 60473
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 147
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Windmill Nursing Pavilion


     Address: 16000 South Wabash, South Holland, Illinois 60473
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 132
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Countryside Healthcare Center


     Address: 1635 East 154th Street, Dolton, Illinois 60419
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 174
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Dolton Healthcare Centre


     Address: 14325 South Blackstone, Dolton, Illinois 60419
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 79%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Thornton Township, Illinois

Name: Exelon
Address: Suite 400, 1400 Opus Place; Downers Grove, IL 60515
Distance: 26 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Thornton Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,750
    Disabled Workers: 470
    Widowers Workers: 410
    Spouses Workers: 190
    Children Workers: 460


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Thornton Township, Illinois


Charges


Parks & Recreation: $757,000
Sewerage: $574,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,387,000
All Other: $1,962,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $3,065,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $5,011,000
Highways: $641,000
All Other: $2,438,000


Current Operations


Fire Protection: $2,679,000
Central Staff Services: $4,098,000
Regular Highways: $1,139,000
Libraries: $1,316,000
Parks & Recreation: $2,138,000
Police Protection: $4,553,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $528,000
Sewerage: $616,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,126,000
General - Other: $1,658,000
Water Utilities: $2,315,000


Construction


Central Staff Services: $34,000
Regular Highways: $4,174,000
General: $3,519,000


Other Capital Outlay


Parks & Recreation: $139,000


General


Interest On Debt: $1,086,000


Tax


Property: $11,247,000
Public Utilities: $2,785,000
Other Selective Sales: $316,000
Other License: $1,445,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $393,000
Fines & Forfeits: $223,000
General Revenue, Nec: $628,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $4,410,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $0


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $8,668,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $9,734,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,660,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $25,795,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $4,725,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,455,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $315,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $4,410,000


(updated 2006)



Cook County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 70.25%
  • Bush & Cheney 29.15%
  • Other 0.60%



(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 Thornton Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Cook County, IL

3.97 % of Cook County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $45,589

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.27 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,859

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Du Page County , IL 0.48 % ($52,869 AGI )
  • Lake County , IL 0.25 % ($62,810 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.24 % ($42,313 AGI )

Relocation away from Cook County, IL

4.98 % of Cook 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 $56,517

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.09 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $42,540

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Du Page County , IL 0.65 % ($54,553 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.56 % ($54,095 AGI )
  • Lake County , IL 0.38 % ($69,774 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 Thornton 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 Thornton Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Thornton Township, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 3 4 2 5
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 14 18 9 23
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 34 36 37 60 39
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 162 174 167 271 176
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 10 11 11 14 11
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 48 53 50 63 50
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 183 141 152 178 77
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 873 681 688 804 347
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 325 304 321 295 300
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,550 1,468 1,453 1,333 1,353
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 46 38 48 41 39
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 219 183 217 185 176
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 3 1 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 10 10 14 5 5
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 11 13 13 19 14
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 139 121 131 129 104
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 75 67 72 74 59


(updated 2013)



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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