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Demographics Analysis

The people of Western 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
(Western Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 39

5 to 9 years : 107

10 to 14 years : 96

15 to 17 years : 90

18 and 19 years : 68

20 years : 50

21 years : 10

22 to 24 years : 30

25 to 29 years : 112

30 to 34 years : 118

35 to 39 years : 59

40 to 44 years : 106

45 to 49 years : 64

50 to 54 years : 111

55 to 59 years : 106

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 64

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 27

70 to 74 years : 80

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 13

Female:

Under 5 years : 134

5 to 9 years : 57

10 to 14 years : 77

15 to 17 years : 75

18 and 19 years : 26

20 years : 12

21 years : 18

22 to 24 years : 31

25 to 29 years : 64

30 to 34 years : 70

35 to 39 years : 71

40 to 44 years : 107

45 to 49 years : 113

50 to 54 years : 136

55 to 59 years : 97

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 64

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 50

70 to 74 years : 99

75 to 79 years : 17

80 to 84 years : 24

85 years and over : 22


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Western Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,603

Multiple ancestry : 1,028

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 206


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,801

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 5

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 25

Not a U.S. citizen : 15


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Western Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 173

5 to 17 years : 502

18 to 24 years : 245

25 to 34 years : 364

35 to 44 years : 343

45 to 54 years : 424

55 to 59 years : 203

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 128

65 to 74 years : 297

75 years and over : 121

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 158

5 to 17 years : 406

18 to 24 years : 166

25 to 34 years : 279

35 to 44 years : 274

45 to 54 years : 279

55 to 59 years : 122

60 and 61 years : 43

62 to 64 years : 74

65 to 74 years : 230

75 years and over : 88

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 17 years : 88

18 to 24 years : 70

25 to 34 years : 79

35 to 44 years : 63

45 to 54 years : 141

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 50

65 to 74 years : 67

75 years and over : 33

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 5

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 : 8

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 6

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 4

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Western Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,079

Female : 1,040

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 360

Female : 322

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 5

Foreign born:

Male : 12

Female : 28


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Western Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 2,100

Born in other state in the United States : 667

Native: born outside the United States : 5

Foreign born : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 421

Now married, except separated : 1,037

Divorced : 135

Separated : 11

Widowed : 95

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 119

Now married, except separated : 389

Divorced : 48

Separated : 0

Widowed : 43

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 25

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,618

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

German:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Western Township, Illinois

  • German: 891   (25.0%)
  • Swedish: 550   (15.5%)
  • Irish: 485   (13.6%)
  • English: 386   (10.9%)
  • United States Or American: 252   (7.1%)
  • Belgian: 245   (6.9%)
  • Other Groups: 145   (4.1%)
  • Norwegian: 117   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 80   (2.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 79   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 68   (1.9%)
  • Polish: 42   (1.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 38   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 38   (1.1%)
  • Scottish: 25   (0.7%)
  • Portuguese: 19   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 18   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 12   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 11   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 10   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 9   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Northern European: 5   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 3   (0.1%)
  • European: 2   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 1   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Western Township, Illinois is 2,846



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Western Township, Illinois: 1,451
Female Population in Western Township, Illinois: 1,395


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Western Township, Illinois: 36.0
Median Female Resident Age in Western Township, Illinois: 43.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Western Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

40.5

Male

39.3

Female

41.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

23.5

Male

16.5

Female

32.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

18.5

Male

35.5

Female

18.0

Asian


Both sexes

31.5

Male

30.5

Female

34.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

52.5

Male

52.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

10.5

Male

5.5

Female

20.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.0

Male

15.5

Female

27.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.5

Male

13.5

Female

18.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.8

Male

39.5

Female

42.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Western Township, Illinois


  • White: 2,786
  • African American: 9
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 17
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 31



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.21%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.41%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 28   (2.9%)
  • 9th Grade: 10   (1.04%)
  • 10th Grade: 17   (1.76%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (0.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 21   (2.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 318   (32.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 134   (13.9%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 158   (16.39%)
  • Associate Degree: 97   (10.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 99   (10.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 63   (6.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 5   (0.52%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.52%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.2%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 23   (2.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.4%)
  • 10th Grade: 18   (1.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 11   (1.09%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 354   (35.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 150   (14.93%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 142   (14.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 75   (7.46%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 166   (16.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 40   (3.98%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (1%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Western Township, Illinois

  • Orion Cusd 223


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 189, Orion, IL 61273, Phone: (309) 526-3388, Students: 1,100 )

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

  • C R Hanna Elem School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 159, Orion, IL 61273, Phone: (309) 526-3386, Students: 469 )

  • Orion Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 129, Orion, IL 61273, Phone: (309) 526-3392, Students: 263 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Western Township, Illinois

  • Orion High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 39, Orion, IL 61273, Phone: (309) 526-3361, Students: 368 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Western Township, Illinois

  • Western District Library


    1111 Fourth Street, Orion, IL 61273

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Western Township, Illinois


Airport


(1) Hughes Rla Airport  

Building


(1) Orion Fire Protection District  

Cemetery


(1) Orion Lutheran Cemetery   (2) Western Township Cemetery  

Church


(1) Orion Church   (2) Our Lady Of Peace Catholic Church   (3) Saint Paul Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Western   (2) Village Of Orion  

Locale


(1) Hill Crest Golf Course  

Park


(1) Love Park  

Populated Place


(1) Orion   (2) Sunny Hill  

Post Office


(1) Orion Post Office  

School


(1) Anderson School Historical   (2) C R Hanna Elementary School   (3) Caughey School Historical   (4) Happy Corner School Historical   (5) Jordan School Historical   (6) Maple Hill School Historical   (7) Oak Hill School Historical   (8) Orion High School   (9) Orion Middle School   (10) Rustic Hill School Historical  

Tower


(1) Wpxr-fm Rock Island   (2) Wxlp-fm Moline  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Western Township, Illinois

61273 (pop. 3,163)


Cities Nearby Western Township, Illinois

Orion Village, IL  (pop. 1,790) 0.9 Miles
Osco Township, IL  (pop. 685) 5.3 Miles
Rural Township, IL  (pop. 1,404) 5.8 Miles
Lynn Township, IL  (pop. 697) 6.1 Miles
Andover Village, IL  (pop. 550) 6.4 Miles
Coal Valley Village, IL  (pop. 3,835) 6.7 Miles
Colona Township, IL  (pop. 6,716) 7.1 Miles
Coal Valley Township, IL  (pop. 4,848) 7.3 Miles
Sherrard Village, IL  (pop. 690) 7.7 Miles
Colona City, IL  (pop. 5,226) 7.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Western Township, Illinois

309



Elevation in Western Township, Illinois is 768.0 ft. (234.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Western Township, Illinois

Lat: 41.365674 N        Long: -90.371762 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 74   (5.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 41   (2.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 110   (7.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 161   (11.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 168   (11.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 220   (15.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 223   (15.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 126   (8.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 36   (2.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 60   (4.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 11   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 84   (5.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 112   (7.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Western Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,377

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 61

In 3-person carpool : 5

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 6

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 : 7

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 32


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Western Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 110

5 to 9 minutes : 132

10 to 14 minutes : 117

15 to 19 minutes : 102

20 to 24 minutes : 300

25 to 29 minutes : 320

30 to 34 minutes : 276

35 to 39 minutes : 35

40 to 44 minutes : 17

45 to 59 minutes : 12

60 to 89 minutes : 22

90 or more minutes : 13


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 336

No Social Security income : 760


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 250

No retirement income : 846


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Western Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 13

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 60

$30,000 to $34,999 : 30

$35,000 to $39,999 : 40

$40,000 to $44,999 : 30

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 67

$60,000 to $74,999 : 149

$75,000 to $99,999 : 177

$100,000 to $124,999 : 96

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $199,999 : 31

$200,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $70,597


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Western Township, Illinois

  • KJOC (1170 AM; 1.0 kW; Coal Valley, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WFXN (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Moline, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5.0 kW; Moline, IL; Owner: Quad Cities Media, Llc.)
  • WRAM (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Gerlaw, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WGIL (1400 AM; 0.74 kW; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Galesburg Broadcasting Company)
  • WOC (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WKEI (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Kewanee, IL; Owner: Virden Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WGEN (1500 AM; 0.25 kW; Geneseo, IL; Owner: Virden Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; East Galesburg, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WDLM (960 AM; 1.0 kW; Cleveland, IL; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)

FM Radio Stations Near Western Township, Illinois

  • KUUL (101.3 FM; Port Byron, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WRMJ (102.3 FM; Joy, IL; Owner: Western Illinois Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WJRE (102.5 FM; Kewanee, IL; Owner: Virden Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KBOB-FM (104.9 FM; Long Grove, IA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WKAY (105.3 FM; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Galesburg Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (105.5 FM; Erie, IL; Owner: Ace Radio Corporation)
  • NEW (105.5 FM; Erie, IL; Owner: Ace Radio Corporation)
  • NEW (105.5 FM; Erie, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • NEW (106.1 FM; East Galesburg, IL; Owner: Km Communications, Inc.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; Le Claire, IA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WAXR (88.1 FM; Geneseo, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KALA (88.5 FM; Davenport, IA; Owner: St. Ambrose College)
  • KALA (88.5 FM; Davenport, IA; Owner: St. Ambrose College)
  • WDLM-FM (89.3 FM; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Augustana College)
  • WVKC (90.7 FM; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Knox College)
  • WLSR (92.7 FM; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Galesburg Broadcasting Company)
  • KQCS (93.5 FM; Le Claire, IA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WYEC (93.9 FM; Osco, IL; Owner: Virden Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WYEC (93.9 FM; Kewanee, IL; Owner: Virden Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WAAG (94.9 FM; Galesburg, IL; Owner: Galesburg Broadcasting Company)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; Le Claire, IA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WXLP (96.9 FM; Orion, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WLKU (98.9 FM; Orion, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Western Township, Illinois

  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; Orion, IL; Owner: Quad Cities Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; Orion, IL; Owner: Black Hawk College)
  • KGCW-TV (Channel 26; Keithsburg, IL; Owner: Burlington Television Acquisition Licensing Llc)
  • 960508KF (Channel 30; Orion, IL; Owner: Iowa Public Broadcasting Board)
  • 960710LA (Channel 30; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Black Hawk College)
  • 961001KU (Channel 30; Silvis, IL; Owner: Jack I. Gartner)
  • KQIN (Channel 36; Davenport, IA; Owner: Iowa Public Broadcasting Board)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Coronet Communications Company)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; Bettendorf, IA; Owner: Young Broadcasting Of Davenport, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Western Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 216  (26.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 79  (9.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 125  (15.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 170  (20.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 258  (37.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 84  (12.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 291  (42.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 17  (2.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 90 Farms In Western Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Western Township, Illinois

Bankorion - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $414.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 8

Union Federal Savings And Loan Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $111.2k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 6

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Western Township, Illinois

  • Quad City International


    (about 9.0 miles in Moline, Illinois; Airport Code: MLI)

  • Davenport Municipal


    (about 20.3 miles in Davenport, Iowa; Airport Code: DVN)

  • Galesburg Municipal


    (about 29.7 miles in Galesburg, Illinois; Airport Code: GBG)

  • Clinton Municipal


    (about 32.2 miles in Low Moor, Iowa; Airport Code: CWI)

  • Muscatine Municipal


    (about 40.1 miles in Fruitland, Iowa; Airport Code: MUT)

  • Whiteside County-Jos H. Bittorf Field


    (about 44.1 miles in Rock Falls, Illinois; Airport Code: SQI)

  • Burlington Municipal


    (about 56.0 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Southeast Iowa Regional


    (about 56.2 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Western Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.16%

Carpooled

8.31%

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

1.49%

Other Means

0.47%

Worked At Home

2.57%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 715

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 23

Female householder, no husband present : 63

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 239

Householder not living alone : 56


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 46

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 21

All other households : 1,025


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Western Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 663

Renter-occupied housing units : 52

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 21

Renter-occupied housing units : 2

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 52

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 195

Renter-occupied housing units : 100


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Western Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 29

$10,000 to $14,999 : 39

$15,000 to $19,999 : 42

$20,000 to $24,999 : 41

$25,000 to $29,999 : 66

$30,000 to $34,999 : 49

$35,000 to $39,999 : 49

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 59

$50,000 to $59,999 : 108

$60,000 to $74,999 : 194

$75,000 to $99,999 : 190

$100,000 to $124,999 : 117

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $199,999 : 27

$200,000 or more : 21


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Western Township, Illinois)

Total : 1,153


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Western Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,096

Vacant : 57


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Western Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Western Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 64

Built 1990 to 1999 : 70

Built 1980 to 1989 : 100

Built 1970 to 1979 : 349

Built 1960 to 1969 : 177

Built 1950 to 1959 : 144

Built 1940 to 1949 : 46

Built 1939 or earlier : 203


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Western Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 761

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 186

Electricity : 97

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 30

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 15

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 7

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Western Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 39

$40,000 to $49,999 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 16

$60,000 to $69,999 : 11

$70,000 to $79,999 : 32

$80,000 to $89,999 : 56

$90,000 to $99,999 : 60

$100,000 to $124,999 : 196

$125,000 to $149,999 : 107

$150,000 to $174,999 : 181

$175,000 to $199,999 : 40

$200,000 to $249,999 : 124

$250,000 to $299,999 : 18

$300,000 to $399,999 : 3

$400,000 to $499,999 : 2

$500,000 to $749,999 : 7

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Western 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 : 12

Home equity loan only : 95

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 2

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 443

Housing units without a mortgage : 379


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $163,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $183,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $157,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $119,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $130,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $110,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $120,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $120,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Western Township, Illinois: 74.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Western 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 2 2 $135,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $135,000
2000        
  Single Family 6 6 $451,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $451,600
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $210,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $210,000
2002        
  Single Family 7 7 $820,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $820,000
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $507,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $507,000
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $887,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $887,700
2005        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,509,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,509,000
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $899,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $899,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Western Township, IL): $52,297
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Western Township): $99,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Western Township): $449
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Western Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 72.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 17.9%
Electricity: 6.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Western Township, Illinois

Trinity V N & Homecare Association


     Address: 106 19th Avenue, Suite 101, Moline, Illinois 61265
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Home Bound Healthcare, Inc


     Address: 3401 16th Street, Suite 5, Moline, Illinois 61265
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/13/2006

Option Care Of The Quad Cities


     Address: 5111 22nd Avenue, Moline, Illinois 61265
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/19/1995

A+ Healthcare


     Address: 890 43rd Avenue, Moline, Illinois 61265
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/10/1996

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 1600 4th Ave Suite 201, Rock Island, Illinois 61201
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/18/1985

Hospitals Close To Western Township, Illinois

Genesis Medical Center Illini Campus


     Address: 801 Illini Drive, Silvis, Illinois 61282
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Trinity Medical Center - 7th Street Campus


     Address: 2701 17th St, Rock Island, Illinois 61201
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Hammond Henry Hospital


     Address: 600 N College Avenue, Geneseo, Illinois 61254
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Trinity At Terrace Park


     Address: 4500 Utica Road, Bettendorf, Iowa 52722
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Genesis Medical Center-davenport


     Address: 1227 East Rusholme Street, Davenport, Iowa 52803
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Western Township, Illinois

Oak Glen Home


     Address: 11210 95th Street, Coal Valley, Illinois 61240
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 166
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Illini Restorative Care


     Address: 1455 Hospital Road, Silvis, Illinois 61282
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Rosewood Care Center Of Moline


     Address: 7300 34th Avenue, Moline, Illinois 61265
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 53%

Heartland Hlth Cr Ctr-moline


     Address: 833 Sixteenth Avenue, Moline, Illinois 61265
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 148
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Forest Hill Health And Rehab


     Address: 4747 11th Street, East Moline, Illinois 61244
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 64%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Western Township, Illinois

Name: Quad Cities
Address: 22710 206th Avenue North; Cordova, IL 61242
Distance: 23 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Western Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 430
    Disabled Workers: 35
    Widowers Workers: 50
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Henry County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 47.05%
  • Bush & Cheney 52.34%
  • 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 Western Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Henry County, IL

5.20 % of Henry County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,528

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Rock Island County , IL 1.89 % ($39,145 AGI )
  • Scott County , IA 0.31 % ($43,484 AGI )
  • Knox County , IL 0.21 % ($29,429 AGI )

Relocation away from Henry County, IL

6.41 % of Henry 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 $35,499

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Rock Island County , IL 1.94 % ($30,787 AGI )
  • Scott County , IA 0.40 % ($40,524 AGI )
  • Knox County , IL 0.32 % ($31,547 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 Western Township, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Western Township, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/04/2007, 03:40 am 0 0 $25K --
         
Hail        
05/07/2004, 03:16 am 0 0 -- $5K
08/20/2003, 06:01 pm 0 0 $2K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/20/2003, 06:00 pm 0 0 $15K --
08/20/2003, 05:58 pm 0 0 $55K --
08/20/2003, 05:57 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/20/2003, 11:27 pm 0 0 $200K $100K
         





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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 Western Township, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Western 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 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 54
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 1 0 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 60 54 0 161
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 24 3 11 6
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 297 1,451 161 593 323
Vehicle Theft 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 59 0 0 0 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 54
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 6 1 3 3
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 3 0 1 1


(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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