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Demographics Analysis

The people of Whitmore 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
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 152

5 to 9 years : 79

10 to 14 years : 60

15 to 17 years : 63

18 and 19 years : 115

20 years : 46

21 years : 38

22 to 24 years : 119

25 to 29 years : 95

30 to 34 years : 88

35 to 39 years : 181

40 to 44 years : 114

45 to 49 years : 128

50 to 54 years : 209

55 to 59 years : 215

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 97

65 and 66 years : 98

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 51

75 to 79 years : 47

80 to 84 years : 81

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 124

5 to 9 years : 89

10 to 14 years : 190

15 to 17 years : 89

18 and 19 years : 39

20 years : 16

21 years : 39

22 to 24 years : 72

25 to 29 years : 67

30 to 34 years : 154

35 to 39 years : 65

40 to 44 years : 170

45 to 49 years : 187

50 to 54 years : 232

55 to 59 years : 196

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 140

65 and 66 years : 50

67 to 69 years : 29

70 to 74 years : 94

75 to 79 years : 71

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 30


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,149

Multiple ancestry : 1,393

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 102

Ancestry not reported : 725


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,285

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 : 64

Not a U.S. citizen : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 276

5 to 17 years : 570

18 to 24 years : 484

25 to 34 years : 404

35 to 44 years : 530

45 to 54 years : 756

55 to 59 years : 411

60 and 61 years : 110

62 to 64 years : 237

65 to 74 years : 355

75 years and over : 236

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 272

5 to 17 years : 470

18 to 24 years : 432

25 to 34 years : 297

35 to 44 years : 427

45 to 54 years : 643

55 to 59 years : 325

60 and 61 years : 77

62 to 64 years : 163

65 to 74 years : 257

75 years and over : 208

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 100

18 to 24 years : 52

25 to 34 years : 107

35 to 44 years : 103

45 to 54 years : 113

55 to 59 years : 86

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 64

75 years and over : 28

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 : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 50

65 to 74 years : 34

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,776

Female : 1,795

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 367

Female : 347

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 28

Female : 56


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 3,248

Born in other state in the United States : 638

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 64


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 736

Now married, except separated : 1,951

Divorced : 105

Separated : 16

Widowed : 138

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 145

Now married, except separated : 387

Divorced : 92

Separated : 0

Widowed : 21

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 : 68

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 16


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,998

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 38

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Whitmore Township, Illinois

  • German: 985   (24.9%)
  • Other Groups: 764   (19.3%)
  • United States Or American: 618   (15.6%)
  • English: 421   (10.7%)
  • Irish: 418   (10.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 110   (2.8%)
  • Dutch: 102   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 75   (1.9%)
  • Welsh: 63   (1.6%)
  • Polish: 57   (1.4%)
  • Italian: 54   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 52   (1.3%)
  • Swedish: 50   (1.3%)
  • European: 48   (1.2%)
  • French Canadian: 35   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 18   (0.5%)
  • Swiss: 15   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 14   (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 11   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 11   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 7   (0.2%)
  • British: 7   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 4   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 3   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Whitmore Township, Illinois is 4,369



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Whitmore Township, Illinois: 2,171
Female Population in Whitmore Township, Illinois: 2,198


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Whitmore Township, Illinois: 42.1
Median Female Resident Age in Whitmore Township, Illinois: 43.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Whitmore Township, Illinois


White


Both sexes

42.8

Male

42.3

Female

43.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.2

Male

32.2

Female

36.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.5

Male

48.5

Female

20.5

Asian


Both sexes

38.5

Male

27.5

Female

50.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

15.5

Male

0.0

Female

15.5

Other


Both sexes

15.0

Male

13.5

Female

20.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.4

Male

10.0

Female

10.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.0

Male

24.0

Female

25.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.0

Male

42.4

Female

44.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Whitmore Township, Illinois


  • White: 3,950
  • African American: 389
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 30



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 32   (2.31%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 23   (1.66%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 36   (2.6%)
  • 9th Grade: 11   (0.79%)
  • 10th Grade: 48   (3.46%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (0.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 41   (2.96%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 557   (40.19%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 192   (13.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 197   (14.21%)
  • Associate Degree: 60   (4.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 115   (8.3%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (1.08%)
  • Professional School Degree: 28   (2.02%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 18   (1.3%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (0.59%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.26%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (0.46%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 60   (3.94%)
  • 9th Grade: 33   (2.17%)
  • 10th Grade: 26   (1.71%)
  • 11th Grade: 35   (2.3%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 28   (1.84%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 689   (45.24%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 162   (10.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 216   (14.18%)
  • Associate Degree: 82   (5.38%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 111   (7.29%)
  • Master's Degree: 37   (2.43%)
  • Professional School Degree: 24   (1.58%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Argenta-oreana Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 400 W South St, Oreana, IL 62554, Phone: (217) 468-2121, Students: 483 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Whitmore Township, Illinois

  • Argenta-oreana Public Library District


    100 South Route 48, Oreana, IL 62554

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Whitmore Township, Illinois


Bridge


(1) Reas Bridge  

Building


(1) Argenta - Oreana Fire Protection District Station 1  

Cemetery


(1) Cross Cemetery   (2) Garver Cemetery   (3) Peck Cemetery   (4) Ritchie Cemetery   (5) Union Cemetery   (6) Wheeler Cemetery  

Church


(1) Garven Church   (2) Oakley Brick Church   (3) Union Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Oakley   (2) Township Of Whitmore   (3) Village Of Oreana  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 150   (2) Interchange 47  

Populated Place


(1) Oakley   (2) Oreana  

School


(1) Argenta-oreana Middle School   (2) Belle Prairie School Historical   (3) Berry School   (4) Central School Historical   (5) Hess School Historical   (6) Kirby School Historical   (7) Oreana Grade School   (8) Peck School Historical   (9) Walnut Grove College Historical   (10) White School   (11) Zion School Historical  

Stream


(1) Friends Creek  

Tower


(1) Wand-tv Decatur   (2) Wfhl-tv Decatur  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Whitmore Township, Illinois

62554 (pop. 1,710)


Cities Nearby Whitmore Township, Illinois

Oreana Village, IL  (pop. 1,311) 1.4 Miles
Oakley Township, IL  (pop. 764) 3.4 Miles
Argenta Village, IL  (pop. 884) 4.9 Miles
Forsyth Village, IL  (pop. 3,070) 5.3 Miles
Hickory Point Township, IL  (pop. 17,131) 5.8 Miles
Friends Creek Township, IL  (pop. 1,352) 6.1 Miles
Decatur City, IL  (pop. 75,297) 6.4 Miles
Long Creek Township, IL  (pop. 10,036) 6.9 Miles
Decatur Township, IL  (pop. 52,313) 7.0 Miles
Cerro Gordo Village, IL  (pop. 1,362) 7.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Whitmore Township, Illinois

217



Elevation in Whitmore Township, Illinois is 686.0 ft. (209.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Whitmore Township, Illinois

Lat: 39.919053 N        Long: -88.860386 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 80   (3.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 81   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 140   (6.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 261   (11.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 337   (15.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 286   (12.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 374   (16.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 154   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 49   (2.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 81   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 49   (2.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 12   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 141   (6.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 173   (7.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,991

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 236

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 8

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 : 35

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 4

Other means : 4

Worked at home : 18


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 57

5 to 9 minutes : 214

10 to 14 minutes : 473

15 to 19 minutes : 648

20 to 24 minutes : 476

25 to 29 minutes : 78

30 to 34 minutes : 129

35 to 39 minutes : 28

40 to 44 minutes : 29

45 to 59 minutes : 106

60 to 89 minutes : 40

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 626

No Social Security income : 1,230


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 458

No retirement income : 1,398


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 21

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 55

$20,000 to $24,999 : 40

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 115

$35,000 to $39,999 : 64

$40,000 to $44,999 : 59

$45,000 to $49,999 : 118

$50,000 to $59,999 : 123

$60,000 to $74,999 : 115

$75,000 to $99,999 : 283

$100,000 to $124,999 : 148

$125,000 to $149,999 : 94

$150,000 to $199,999 : 46

$200,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $66,429


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Whitmore Township, Illinois

  • WDZ (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; 5.0 kW; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Elwin, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WHOW (1520 AM; 5.0 kW; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WINU (870 AM; 0.5 kW; Assumption, IL; Owner: New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Whitmore Township, Illinois

  • WZUS (100.9 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: The Cromwell Group, Inc. Of Illinois)
  • WCZQ (105.5 FM; Lodge, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WZNX (106.7 FM; Bethany, IL; Owner: Wshy, Inc.)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; Heman, IL; Owner: Wdkr, Inc.)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Illinois Bible Institute)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Arthur, IL; Owner: Good News Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Oreana, IL; Owner: St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: R B Schools)
  • WJMU (89.5 FM; Decatur, IL; Owner: Millikin University)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WWGO (92.1 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Whqq, Inc)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Wejt, Inc.)
  • WEBX (93.5 FM; Pesotum, IL; Owner: Radiostar, Inc.)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; Blue Mound, IL; Owner: Joyner Radio, Inc.)
  • WHOW-FM (95.9 FM; Clinton, IL; Owner: Kaskaskia Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLBH-FM (96.9 FM; Mattoon, IL; Owner: Mattoon Broadcasting Company)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; Elwin, IL; Owner: Technicom, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Whitmore Township, Illinois

  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; Cisco, IL; Owner: The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois)
  • WAND (Channel 17; Oreana, IL; Owner: Wand(tv) Partnership)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; Oreana, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; Seymour, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; Bolivia, IL; Owner: Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Whitmore Township, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 200  (17.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 105  (9.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 173  (14.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (1.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 308  (26.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 283  (25.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 257  (22.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 435  (38.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 9  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 20 Farms In Whitmore Township, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Whitmore Township, Illinois

The Gerber State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $80.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Whitmore Township, Illinois

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 5.9 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Logan County


    (about 30.1 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 31.9 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 39.1 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 43.4 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Capital


    (about 43.7 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 43.7 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 45.9 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Whitmore Township, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

88.92%

Carpooled

8.51%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.31%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.27%

Walked

0.18%

Other Means

0.09%

Worked At Home

1.73%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,190

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 20

Female householder, no husband present : 114

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 412

Householder not living alone : 120


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 18

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 120

All other households : 1,718


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,126

Renter-occupied housing units : 64

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 20

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 77

Renter-occupied housing units : 37

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 424

Renter-occupied housing units : 108


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 74

$10,000 to $14,999 : 68

$15,000 to $19,999 : 109

$20,000 to $24,999 : 92

$25,000 to $29,999 : 95

$30,000 to $34,999 : 196

$35,000 to $39,999 : 71

$40,000 to $44,999 : 71

$45,000 to $49,999 : 121

$50,000 to $59,999 : 153

$60,000 to $74,999 : 209

$75,000 to $99,999 : 295

$100,000 to $124,999 : 148

$125,000 to $149,999 : 79

$150,000 to $199,999 : 61

$200,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Total : 2,307


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,856

Vacant : 451


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 81

Built 2000 to 2004 : 73

Built 1990 to 1999 : 231

Built 1980 to 1989 : 291

Built 1970 to 1979 : 694

Built 1960 to 1969 : 407

Built 1950 to 1959 : 265

Built 1940 to 1949 : 8

Built 1939 or earlier : 257


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Utility gas : 1,418

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 109

Electricity : 263

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 47

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 19

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Whitmore Township, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 149

$10,000 to $14,999 : 46

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 15

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $49,999 : 71

$50,000 to $59,999 : 36

$60,000 to $69,999 : 88

$70,000 to $79,999 : 199

$80,000 to $89,999 : 140

$90,000 to $99,999 : 69

$100,000 to $124,999 : 272

$125,000 to $149,999 : 188

$150,000 to $174,999 : 134

$175,000 to $199,999 : 72

$200,000 to $249,999 : 46

$250,000 to $299,999 : 35

$300,000 to $399,999 : 27

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Whitmore 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 : 83

Home equity loan only : 166

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 7

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 877

Housing units without a mortgage : 514


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $167,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $146,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $160,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $92,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $78,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $106,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $77,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $105,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $85,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Whitmore Township, Illinois: 71.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Whitmore 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 8 8 $849,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $849,000
2000        
  Single Family 6 6 $600,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $600,000
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $298,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $190,000
  Total

4 11 $488,000
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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $150,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $150,000
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Whitmore Township, IL): $43,688
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Whitmore Township): $65,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Whitmore Township): $464
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Whitmore Township, Illinois

Utility Gas: 75.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 10.7%
Electricity: 12.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
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 Whitmore Township, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Whitmore Township, Illinois

Decatur Mem Hosp Home Hlth Svs


     Address: 3122 Brettwood Circle, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/13/1982

Addus Healthcare, Inc


     Address: 160 East Main Street, Suite 301, Decatur, Illinois 62523
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/24/2005

Community Homecare, Inc


     Address: 113 East Jefferson, Suite D, Sullivan, Illinois 61951
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/18/2004

Lincolnland Home Care Of


     Address: 700 Broadway East, Suite 9, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/27/1994

Home Care Of Central Illinois


     Address: 109 Third Street P.o. Box 508, Lincoln, Illinois 62656
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/11/1981

Hospitals Close To Whitmore Township, Illinois

Decatur Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 1800 E Lake Shore Dr, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

John & Mary Kirby Hospital


     Address: 1111 N State St, Monticello, Illinois 61856
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Dr John Warner Hospital


     Address: 422 W White St, Clinton, Illinois 61727
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center


     Address: 1000 Health Center Drive P O Box 372, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Whitmore Township, Illinois

St Mary's Hospital--decatur


     Address: 1800 East Lake Shore Drive, Decatur, Illinois 62525
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 14
     Percent Occupied: 32%

Imboden Creek Living Center


     Address: 180 West Imboden, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Mckinley Court


     Address: 500 West Mckinley Avenue, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 144
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Aspen Ridge Care Centre


     Address: 2530 North Monroe Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 165
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Lincoln Manor


     Address: 2650 North Monroe Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 123
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Whitmore Township, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 16 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Whitmore Township, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 175
    Disabled Workers: 35
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



Macon County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.11%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.34%
  • Other 0.55%



(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 Whitmore Township, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Macon County, IL

4.31 % of Macon County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $41,446

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.03 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $70,308

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 0.28 % ($34,441 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.20 % ($34,917 AGI )
  • Piatt County , IL 0.17 % ($43,069 AGI )

Relocation away from Macon County, IL

5.06 % of Macon 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 $43,358

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $185,182

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 0.31 % ($30,301 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.21 % ($28,678 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.21 % ($42,247 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 Whitmore 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 Whitmore 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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