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Demographics Analysis

The people of Wauponsee 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
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 102

5 to 9 years : 77

10 to 14 years : 94

15 to 17 years : 65

18 and 19 years : 40

20 years : 23

21 years : 19

22 to 24 years : 22

25 to 29 years : 62

30 to 34 years : 109

35 to 39 years : 114

40 to 44 years : 125

45 to 49 years : 149

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 100

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 18

65 and 66 years : 29

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 34

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 18

Female:

Under 5 years : 91

5 to 9 years : 48

10 to 14 years : 103

15 to 17 years : 47

18 and 19 years : 36

20 years : 0

21 years : 26

22 to 24 years : 68

25 to 29 years : 42

30 to 34 years : 122

35 to 39 years : 59

40 to 44 years : 79

45 to 49 years : 183

50 to 54 years : 78

55 to 59 years : 63

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 22

65 and 66 years : 39

67 to 69 years : 34

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 33

80 to 84 years : 32

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,093

Multiple ancestry : 1,186

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 6

Ancestry not reported : 346


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,585

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 : 33

Not a U.S. citizen : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 193

5 to 17 years : 434

18 to 24 years : 234

25 to 34 years : 335

35 to 44 years : 377

45 to 54 years : 473

55 to 59 years : 163

60 and 61 years : 88

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 193

75 years and over : 101

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 184

5 to 17 years : 380

18 to 24 years : 208

25 to 34 years : 305

35 to 44 years : 278

45 to 54 years : 393

55 to 59 years : 136

60 and 61 years : 79

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 144

75 years and over : 51

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 54

18 to 24 years : 26

25 to 34 years : 30

35 to 44 years : 86

45 to 54 years : 70

55 to 59 years : 27

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 26

75 years and over : 50

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 13

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,207

Female : 982

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 132

Female : 264

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 21

Female : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 2,164

Born in other state in the United States : 368

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 46


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 518

Now married, except separated : 1,003

Divorced : 110

Separated : 54

Widowed : 52

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 34

Now married, except separated : 247

Divorced : 0

Separated : 18

Widowed : 34

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 : 31

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 15


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,338

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 24


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Wauponsee Township, Illinois

  • German: 685   (22.1%)
  • Irish: 508   (16.4%)
  • English: 345   (11.1%)
  • Italian: 309   (10.0%)
  • Norwegian: 278   (9.0%)
  • United States Or American: 178   (5.7%)
  • Polish: 171   (5.5%)
  • Other Groups: 108   (3.5%)
  • French Canadian: 76   (2.5%)
  • Scottish: 69   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 62   (2.0%)
  • Swedish: 47   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 33   (1.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 27   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 25   (0.8%)
  • Slovak: 24   (0.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 23   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 19   (0.6%)
  • Croatian: 16   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 14   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 14   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 13   (0.4%)
  • Macedonian: 12   (0.4%)
  • Carpatho Rusyn: 12   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 9   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 7   (0.2%)
  • Slovene: 6   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Wauponsee Township, Illinois is 2,631



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Wauponsee Township, Illinois: 1,360
Female Population in Wauponsee Township, Illinois: 1,271


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Wauponsee Township, Illinois: 38.4
Median Female Resident Age in Wauponsee Township, Illinois: 39.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Wauponsee Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

43.6

Male

43.4

Female

43.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.5

Male

22.5

Female

48.5

Asian


Both sexes

31.0

Male

7.5

Female

42.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.3

Male

24.5

Female

21.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.5

Male

42.5

Female

13.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.0

Male

23.8

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.9

Male

43.6

Female

44.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Wauponsee Township, Illinois


  • White: 2,578
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 53



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (0.98%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 21   (2.58%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 27   (3.32%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.49%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (2.71%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (0.62%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 17   (2.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 278   (34.19%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 105   (12.92%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 122   (15.01%)
  • Associate Degree: 68   (8.36%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 74   (9.1%)
  • Master's Degree: 57   (7.01%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.62%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.9%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (2.3%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (2.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (0.9%)
  • 11th Grade: 28   (3.59%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (0.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 268   (34.31%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 119   (15.24%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 149   (19.08%)
  • Associate Degree: 41   (5.25%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 101   (12.93%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (2.05%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.64%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Wauponsee Township, Illinois

  • Mazon-verona-kinsman Esd 2c


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1013 North St, Mazon, IL 60444, Phone: (815) 448-2200, Students: 316 )

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

  • Mazon-verona-kinsman Elem School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 513 8th St, Mazon, IL 60444, Phone: (815) 448-2471, Students: 188 )

  • Mazon-verona-kinsman Middle Sch


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 1013 North St, Mazon, IL 60444, Phone: (815) 448-2127, Students: 128 )



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Wauponsee Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Hope Field   (2) J B Fillman Airport Historical   (3) Matteson Rla Airport Historical  

Building


(1) Mazon Community Fire Department   (2) Mazon Police Department   (3) Mvk Ambulance Service  

Cemetery


(1) Brookside Cemetery   (2) Old Mazon Cemetery   (3) Wheeler Cemetery  

Church


(1) Our Saviors Church  

Civil


(1) Grundy County   (2) Township Of Maine   (3) Township Of Mazon   (4) Township Of Wauponsee   (5) Village Of Mazon  

Dam


(1) Montgomery Dam And Lock  

Locale


(1) Grundy County Farm Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Gorman   (2) Mazon  

School


(1) Adam School   (2) Burleigh School   (3) Claypool School Historical   (4) Gibson School Historical   (5) Hamilton School   (6) Hume School   (7) Lea School   (8) Mazon-verona-kinsman Elementary School   (9) Mazon-verona-kinsman Middle School   (10) Old Mazon School   (11) Parker School   (12) Plum School Historical   (13) Sulphur Springs School Historical   (14) Thum School  

Stream


(1) Gooseberry Creek   (2) Johnny Run   (3) Murray Slough   (4) West Fork Mazon River   (5) Woods Run  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Wauponsee Township, Illinois

60444 (pop. 1,545)


Cities Nearby Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Wauponsee Township, IL  (pop. 2,631) 0.0 Miles
Morris Township, IL  (pop. 8,456) 2.8 Miles
Morris City, IL  (pop. 13,885) 3.0 Miles
Erienna Township, IL  (pop. 1,883) 4.4 Miles
Saratoga Township, IL  (pop. 5,278) 5.0 Miles
Mazon Village, IL  (pop. 841) 5.6 Miles
Mazon Township, IL  (pop. 1,423) 5.7 Miles
Goose Lake Township, IL  (pop. 1,750) 6.1 Miles
Carbon Hill Village, IL  (pop. 575) 6.4 Miles
Norman Township, IL  (pop. 399) 6.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Wauponsee Township, Illinois

815



Elevation in Wauponsee Township, Illinois is 548.0 ft. (167.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.321161 N        Long: -88.418897 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 57   (4.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 62   (5.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 124   (10.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 159   (13.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 156   (13.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 180   (15.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 88   (7.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 74   (6.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 49   (4.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 24   (2.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 32   (2.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 20   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 91   (7.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 65   (5.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,032

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 91

In 3-person carpool : 12

In 4-person carpool : 10

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 8

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 77


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 44

5 to 9 minutes : 153

10 to 14 minutes : 216

15 to 19 minutes : 150

20 to 24 minutes : 135

25 to 29 minutes : 73

30 to 34 minutes : 90

35 to 39 minutes : 57

40 to 44 minutes : 65

45 to 59 minutes : 67

60 to 89 minutes : 103

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 243

No Social Security income : 623


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 190

No retirement income : 676


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 16

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 78

$60,000 to $74,999 : 82

$75,000 to $99,999 : 169

$100,000 to $124,999 : 132

$125,000 to $149,999 : 62

$150,000 to $199,999 : 55

$200,000 or more : 39


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $91,324


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Wauponsee Township, Illinois

  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Sca License Corporation)
  • WSPL (1250 AM; 0.5 kW; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WKAN (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Bradley, IL; Owner: Staradio)
  • WJOL (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WCMY (1430 AM; 0.5 kW; Wedron, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WWHN (1510 AM; 1.0 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Hawkins Broadcasting Company)
  • WCSJ (1550 AM; 0.25 kW; Morris, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCPT (820 AM; 1.5 kW; Joliet, IL; Owner: Wypa, Inc.)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4.2 kW; Yorkville, IL; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Wauponsee Township, Illinois

  • WRXQ (100.7 FM; Braidwood, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WCSJ-FM (103.1 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Grundy County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCFL (104.7 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Illinois District Council Of Assembl)
  • WYKT (105.5 FM; Carbon Hill, IL; Owner: Staradio Corporation)
  • WSPY-FM (107.1 FM; Plano, IL; Owner: Nelson Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WLRA (88.1 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Lewis University)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; Fairbury, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; Pontiac, IL; Owner: Csn International)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Minooka, IL; Owner: Ocean Side Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCSF (88.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: College Of St. Francis)
  • WEGN (88.7 FM; Kankakee, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WSRI (88.7 FM; Bristol, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Morris, IL; Owner: Cultural Renewal Radio, Ua)
  • WONU (89.7 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Olivet Nazarene University)
  • WBEQ (90.7 FM; Mazon, IL; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Kankakee Community College)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Kankakee Community College)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WKIF (92.7 FM; Bradley, IL; Owner: Wkif, Inc.)
  • WVIX (93.5 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)
  • 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.)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Joliet, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WSSR (96.7 FM; Homer Glen, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WSTQ (97.7 FM; Streator, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; Channahon, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; Dwight, IL; Owner: Regent Broadcasting Of Bloomington, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Wauponsee Township, Illinois

  • 960920WE (Channel 54; Bradley, IL; Owner: On-line Public Ed. Network)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 170  (24.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 51  (7.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 87  (12.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 218  (31.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 163  (30.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 120  (22.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 217  (40.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (1.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 65 Farms In Wauponsee Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Mazon State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $87.4k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Wauponsee Township, Illinois

  • Lewis University


    (about 25.9 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 25.9 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 31.2 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 34.3 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 38.1 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Du Page County


    (about 42.0 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 44.7 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Chicago Midway International


    (about 47.1 miles in Bedford Park, Illinois; Airport Code: MDW)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 47.7 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Chicago Metropolitan Area


    (about 51.3 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CHI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

88.59%

Carpooled

6.68%

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

0.98%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

3.75%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 617

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 35

Female householder, no husband present : 44

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 155

Householder not living alone : 15


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 14

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 852


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 523

Renter-occupied housing units : 94

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 16

Renter-occupied housing units : 28

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 147

Renter-occupied housing units : 23


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 25

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 49

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 19

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 70

$50,000 to $59,999 : 89

$60,000 to $74,999 : 89

$75,000 to $99,999 : 169

$100,000 to $124,999 : 140

$125,000 to $149,999 : 62

$150,000 to $199,999 : 55

$200,000 or more : 39


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Total : 866


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 866

Vacant : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 59

Built 1990 to 1999 : 94

Built 1980 to 1989 : 86

Built 1970 to 1979 : 231

Built 1960 to 1969 : 143

Built 1950 to 1959 : 118

Built 1940 to 1949 : 70

Built 1939 or earlier : 65


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 602

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 94

Electricity : 151

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 7

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 12

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Wauponsee Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$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 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 6

$80,000 to $89,999 : 9

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 104

$150,000 to $174,999 : 61

$175,000 to $199,999 : 76

$200,000 to $249,999 : 214

$250,000 to $299,999 : 84

$300,000 to $399,999 : 85

$400,000 to $499,999 : 40

$500,000 to $749,999 : 12

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Wauponsee 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 : 29

Home equity loan only : 161

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 302

Housing units without a mortgage : 229


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $341,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $245,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $243,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $220,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $176,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $205,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $171,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $212,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Wauponsee Township, Illinois: 79.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Wauponsee 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 2 2 $260,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $260,000
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $348,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $348,000
2004        
  Single Family 4 4 $960,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $960,000
2005        
  Single Family 3 3 $713,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $713,000
2006        
  Single Family 6 6 $723,881
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 20 $1,690,688
  Total

7 26 $2,414,569


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Wauponsee Township, IL): $66,583
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Wauponsee Township): $147,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Wauponsee Township): $540
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 72.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 12.7%
Electricity: 14.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.7%
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 Wauponsee Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Quality Home Health, Inc.


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

Advantage Home Health Care In


     Address: 23950 Northern Illinois Drive, Channahon, Illinois 60410
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/6/1996

Provena Home Care Joliet


     Address: 991 Essington Road, Joliet, Illinois 60435
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 10/27/1988

Interim Healthcare Serv. Of Jo


     Address: 310 North Hammes Avenue, Suite 301e, Joliet, Illinois 60435
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/28/1982

Silver Cross Home Health


     Address: 1200 Maple Road, Joliet, Illinois 60432
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/18/1986

Hospitals Close To Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers


     Address: 150 W High St, Morris, Illinois 60450
     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

Provena St Joseph Medical Center


     Address: 333 N Madison, Joliet, Illinois 60435
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Silver Cross Hospital


     Address: 1200 Maple Rd, Joliet, Illinois 60432
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Community Hospital Of Ottawa


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

Nursing Homes Close To Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Walnut Grove Village


     Address: 1095 Twilight Drive, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 92
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Morris Hc & Rehab Center


     Address: 1338 Clay Street, Morris, Illinois 60450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Heritage Manor-dwight


     Address: 300 East Mazon Avenue, Dwight, Illinois 60420
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Embassy Health Care Center


     Address: 555 West Kahler, Wilmington, Illinois 60481
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 141
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Rivershores Care Center


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Wauponsee Township, Illinois

Name: Dresden
Address: 6500 North Dresden Road; Morris, IL 60450
Distance: 6 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Wauponsee Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 180
    Disabled Workers: 30
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Grundy County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 42.68%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.47%
  • Other 0.86%



(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 Wauponsee Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Grundy County, IL

11.29 % of Grundy County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $48,330

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Will County , IL 4.70 % ($49,596 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 2.38 % ($48,442 AGI )
  • Du Page County , IL 0.77 % ($50,236 AGI )

Relocation away from Grundy County, IL

7.86 % of Grundy 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 $43,914

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Will County , IL 2.46 % ($42,728 AGI )
  • La Salle County , IL 0.71 % ($40,477 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.65 % ($37,233 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 Wauponsee Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Wauponsee Township, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
04/16/2006, 03:33 pm 0 0 $25K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/14/2007, 04:15 am 0 0 $10K --
04/29/1984, 06:55 pm 0 2 -- --
         





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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 Wauponsee 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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