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Demographics Analysis

The people of Adams County, 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
(Adams County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,090

5 to 9 years : 2,432

10 to 14 years : 1,962

15 to 17 years : 1,254

18 and 19 years : 929

20 years : 342

21 years : 456

22 to 24 years : 1,258

25 to 29 years : 1,918

30 to 34 years : 2,020

35 to 39 years : 2,130

40 to 44 years : 1,861

45 to 49 years : 2,233

50 to 54 years : 2,439

55 to 59 years : 2,393

60 and 61 years : 854

62 to 64 years : 1,029

65 and 66 years : 891

67 to 69 years : 837

70 to 74 years : 1,001

75 to 79 years : 1,069

80 to 84 years : 677

85 years and over : 631

Female:

Under 5 years : 1,996

5 to 9 years : 1,995

10 to 14 years : 2,190

15 to 17 years : 1,232

18 and 19 years : 848

20 years : 548

21 years : 424

22 to 24 years : 1,131

25 to 29 years : 2,094

30 to 34 years : 2,046

35 to 39 years : 1,875

40 to 44 years : 1,896

45 to 49 years : 2,282

50 to 54 years : 2,448

55 to 59 years : 2,509

60 and 61 years : 827

62 to 64 years : 1,263

65 and 66 years : 815

67 to 69 years : 1,087

70 to 74 years : 1,244

75 to 79 years : 1,526

80 to 84 years : 966

85 years and over : 1,237


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Adams County, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 66,054

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 258

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 375

Not a U.S. citizen : 498


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Adams County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3,622

5 to 17 years : 9,043

18 to 24 years : 4,973

25 to 34 years : 6,234

35 to 44 years : 6,120

45 to 54 years : 7,279

55 to 59 years : 3,707

60 and 61 years : 1,207

62 to 64 years : 1,681

65 to 74 years : 4,112

75 years and over : 4,244

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 464

5 to 17 years : 2,020

18 to 24 years : 919

25 to 34 years : 1,565

35 to 44 years : 1,292

45 to 54 years : 1,982

55 to 59 years : 1,072

60 and 61 years : 467

62 to 64 years : 586

65 to 74 years : 1,656

75 years and over : 1,809

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 54

35 to 44 years : 97

45 to 54 years : 54

55 to 59 years : 40

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 10

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 2

18 to 24 years : 41

25 to 34 years : 225

35 to 44 years : 253

45 to 54 years : 87

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 107

75 years and over : 43


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Adams County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 12,044

Now married, except separated : 21,511

Divorced : 4,816

Separated : 475

Widowed : 2,887

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 2,379

Now married, except separated : 6,822

Divorced : 1,376

Separated : 78

Widowed : 1,003

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 57

Now married, except separated : 107

Divorced : 84

Separated : 0

Widowed : 10

Foreign born:

Never married : 419

Now married, except separated : 307

Divorced : 102

Separated : 17

Widowed : 26


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Adams County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 4,320

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 7,345

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4,811

$15,000 to $24,999 : 6,974

$25,000 to $34,999 : 5,899

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,934

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,429

$65,000 to $74,999 : 959

$75,000 or more : 2,062

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,096

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,848

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,342

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,073

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,633

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,347

$50,000 to $64,999 : 995

$65,000 to $74,999 : 213

$75,000 or more : 1,111

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 20

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 130

$15,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $34,999 : 33

$35,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $64,999 : 10

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 11

Foreign born:

No income : 107

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 120

$10,000 to $14,999 : 51

$15,000 to $24,999 : 144

$25,000 to $34,999 : 195

$35,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $64,999 : 82

$65,000 to $74,999 : 48

$75,000 or more : 67


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Adams County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 24,243

Born in other state of the United States : 25,087

Native; born outside the United States : 14,577

Foreign born : 28,095


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Adams County, Illinois)

Under 3 years : 2,478

3 and 4 years : 1,608

5 years : 1,026

6 to 8 years : 2,380

9 to 11 years : 2,549

12 to 14 years : 2,622

15 to 17 years : 2,445


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Adams County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 1,621

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,116

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,712

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,748

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,525

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,842

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,544

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,384

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,030

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2,304

$60,000 to $74,999 : 2,872

$75,000 to $99,999 : 3,489

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,657

$125,000 to $149,999 : 820

$150,000 to $199,999 : 483

$200,000 or more : 422


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Adams County, Illinois is 67,185



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Adams County, Illinois: 32,706
Female Population in Adams County, Illinois: 34,479


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Adams County, Illinois: 39.1
Median Female Resident Age in Adams County, Illinois: 42.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Adams County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

41.8

Male

40.3

Female

43.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

26.8

Male

27.6

Female

25.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.8

Male

35.5

Female

33.3

Asian


Both sexes

35.6

Male

34.7

Female

37.1

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

40.5

Male

54.3

Female

23.5

Other


Both sexes

22.3

Male

24.7

Female

18.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.3

Male

12.7

Female

14.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

22.3

Female

22.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.0

Male

40.4

Female

43.5


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Adams County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,726

No health insurance coverage : 63

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,736

No health insurance coverage : 194

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,081

No health insurance coverage : 826

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,080

No health insurance coverage : 749

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,319

No health insurance coverage : 660

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,735

No health insurance coverage : 889

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,919

No health insurance coverage : 330

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,621

No health insurance coverage : 14

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,179

No health insurance coverage : 29

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,313

No health insurance coverage : 10

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,925

No health insurance coverage : 150

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,526

No health insurance coverage : 399

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,551

No health insurance coverage : 589

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,274

No health insurance coverage : 488

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,201

No health insurance coverage : 513

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,993

No health insurance coverage : 601

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,045

No health insurance coverage : 45

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 3,153

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Adams County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 933

No employer-based health insurance : 1,856

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,835

No employer-based health insurance : 2,095

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,510

No employer-based health insurance : 1,397

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,413

No employer-based health insurance : 1,416

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,779

No employer-based health insurance : 1,200

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,805

No employer-based health insurance : 1,819

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,793

No employer-based health insurance : 1,456

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,046

No employer-based health insurance : 1,589

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 790

No employer-based health insurance : 1,418

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,212

No employer-based health insurance : 1,111

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,075

No employer-based health insurance : 2,000

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,196

No employer-based health insurance : 1,729

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,177

No employer-based health insurance : 1,963

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,254

No employer-based health insurance : 1,508

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,283

No employer-based health insurance : 1,431

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,005

No employer-based health insurance : 1,589

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 947

No employer-based health insurance : 2,143

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,008

No employer-based health insurance : 2,145


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Adams County, Illinois)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 52,222

Born in other state in the United States : 13,832

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 0

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 258

Foreign born : 873


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Adams County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 31

No Medicare coverage : 7,688

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,105

No Medicare coverage : 18,483

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,634

No Medicare coverage : 209

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 59

No Medicare coverage : 7,339

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,026

No Medicare coverage : 19,109

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 6,083

No Medicare coverage : 160


(updated 2013)



Races in Adams County, Illinois


  • White: 62,634
  • African American: 2,492
  • American Indian: 127
  • Asian: 544
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 477
  • Two or More Races: 911



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Adams County, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 133   (0.63%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 46   (0.22%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 138   (0.65%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 963   (4.53%)
  • 9th Grade: 549   (2.58%)
  • 10th Grade: 603   (2.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 562   (2.64%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 614   (2.89%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 8,025   (37.75%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,696   (7.98%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,781   (13.08%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,174   (5.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,515   (11.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 924   (4.35%)
  • Professional School Degree: 324   (1.52%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 209   (0.98%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 99   (0.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 31   (0.13%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 96   (0.4%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,165   (4.89%)
  • 9th Grade: 591   (2.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 709   (2.97%)
  • 11th Grade: 628   (2.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 418   (1.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 8,893   (37.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,445   (10.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 3,272   (13.72%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,522   (6.38%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,760   (11.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 960   (4.03%)
  • Professional School Degree: 205   (0.86%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 51   (0.21%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Adams County, Illinois)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 341

5 to 9 years : 3,511

10 to 14 years : 3,406

15 to 17 years : 2,087

18 and 19 years : 1,004

20 to 24 years : 917

25 to 34 years : 594

35 years and over : 349

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 217

5 to 9 years : 774

10 to 14 years : 723

15 to 17 years : 361

18 and 19 years : 248

20 to 24 years : 226

25 to 34 years : 191

35 years and over : 303

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,050

5 to 9 years : 142

10 to 14 years : 23

15 to 17 years : 38

18 and 19 years : 525

20 to 24 years : 3,016

25 to 34 years : 7,293

35 years and over : 37,368


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Adams County, Illinois

  • Quincy Sd 172


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1444 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 223-8700, Students: 7,238 )

  • Central Cusd 3


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2110 Hwy 94n, Camp Point, IL 62320, Phone: (217) 593-7116, Students: 1,053 )

  • Cusd 4


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 200, Mendon, IL 62351, Phone: (217) 936-2111, Students: 786 )

  • Liberty Cusd 2


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 505 N Park St, Liberty, IL 62347, Phone: (217) 645-3433, Students: 626 )

  • Payson Cusd 1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 406 W State, Payson, IL 62360, Phone: (217) 656-3323, Students: 599 )

  • Adams/pike Roe


    ( Location: 507 Vermont St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 277-2080, )

  • Quincy Area Voc Ctr


    ( Location: 219 Baldwin Dr, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 224-3775, )

  • Spec Educ Assoc Of Adams County


    ( Location: 1444 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 223-8700, )

  • West Central Regional System


    ( Location: 219 Baldwin Dr, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 224-3775, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Adams County, Illinois

  • Quincy Jr High School


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 100 S 14th St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 222-3073, Students: 1,596 )

  • Baldwin Intermediate


    ( Grades: 3-6, Location: 3000 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 223-0003, Students: 1,377 )

  • Liberty Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 505 N Park St, Liberty, IL 62347, Phone: (217) 645-3481, Students: 451 )

  • Madison School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 2435 Maine, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 223-6096, Students: 342 )

  • Headstart School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 401 S 8th St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 228-7121, Students: 336 )

  • Seymour Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 404 W State, Payson, IL 62360, Phone: (217) 656-3439, Students: 331 )

  • At Risk Pre-kindergarten


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 401 S 8th St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 228-7121, Students: 317 )

  • Central Junior High School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 2110 Hwy 94n, Camp Point, IL 62320, Phone: (217) 593-7741, Students: 316 )

  • Ellington Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 3001 Lindell St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 222-5697, Students: 281 )

  • Central Elementary Grade School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: Po Box 379, Camp Point, IL 62320, Phone: (217) 593-7795, Students: 263 )

  • Adams Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 2001 Jefferson St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 222-2530, Students: 258 )

  • Monroe Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 3211 Payson Rd, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 223-8871, Students: 240 )

  • Washington Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 1400 N 8th St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 222-4059, Students: 239 )

  • Mendon Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: Po Box 197, Mendon, IL 62351, Phone: (217) 936-2512, Students: 226 )

  • Dewey Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 2040 Cherry St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 228-7117, Students: 185 )

  • Berrian School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 1327 S 8th St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 228-7691, Students: 168 )

  • Unity Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 200, Mendon, IL 62351, Phone: (217) 936-2727, Students: 166 )

  • Greenfield Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 2397 Hwy 96n, Ursa, IL 62376, Phone: (217) 964-2200, Students: 159 )

  • Irving Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 811 Payson Ave, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 222-2794, Students: 137 )

  • Central 3-4 Middle School


    ( Grades: 3-4, Location: Po Box 219, Golden, IL 62339, Phone: (217) 696-4652, Students: 127 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Adams County, Illinois

  • Quincy Sr High School


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 3322 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 224-3770, Students: 1,661 )

  • Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 2110 Hwy 94n, Camp Point, IL 62320, Phone: (217) 593-7731, Students: 347 )

  • Seymour High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 420 Brainard, Payson, IL 62360, Phone: (217) 656-3355, Students: 268 )

  • Unity High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 200, Mendon, IL 62351, Phone: (217) 936-2116, Students: 235 )

  • Liberty High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 505 N Park St, Liberty, IL 62347, Phone: (217) 645-3433, Students: 175 )

  • Cares Program


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 12th & Hampshire, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 224-0376, Students: 44 )

  • Adams County Youth Home


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 200 N 52nd St, Quincy, IL 62305, Phone: (217) 223-8700, Students: 17 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Adams County, Illinois

  • John Wood Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,417; Location: 301 S 48th Street, Quincy, IL 62305, Web: http://www.jwcc.edu )

  • Quincy University


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 1,323; Location: 800 College Ave, Quincy, IL 62301, Web: http://www.quincy.edu )

  • Vatterott College


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 266; Location: 609 North Marx Drive, Quincy, IL 62305, Web: http://www.vatterott-college.edu )

  • Blessing Rieman College Of Nursing


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 219; Location: Roadway At 11th Street, Quincy, IL 62305, Web: http://www.brcn.edu )

  • Gem City College


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 67; Location: 00 State St, Quincy, IL 62301, Web: http://www.gemcitycollege.com )

  • Blessing Hospital School Of Radiologic Technology


    ( 2-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 22; Location: Roadway At 11th, Quincy, IL 62305, Web: http://www.blessinghospital.org )

  • Blessing Hospital School Of Medical Laboratory Technology


    ( < 2-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 6; Location: Roadway At 11th St, Quincy, IL 62305, Web: http://www.blessinghospital.org )

Largest Schools (Private) In Adams County, Illinois

  • St Peter Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2500 Maine Street, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 223-1120, Students: 413 )

  • St Frances School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1720 College Avenue, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 222-4077, Students: 304 )

  • All Saints Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1236 N 10th Street, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 228-1477, Students: 210 )

  • St Dominic Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 4100 Columbus Road, Quincy, IL 62305, Phone: (217) 224-0041, Students: 207 )

  • St James Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 900 S 17th Street, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 222-8447, Students: 156 )

  • Quincy Area Christian School Assn


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 3643 2123 Longlett Drive, Quincy, IL 62305, Phone: (217) 223-5698, Students: 52 )

  • Chaddock


    ( Grades: 2-12, Location: 205 S 24th Street, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 222-0034, Students: 47 )

  • Transitions School


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: Po Box 3646 4409 Maine Street, Quincy, IL 62305, Phone: (217) 223-0413, )

Academic Libraries In Adams County, Illinois

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Adams County, Illinois

  • Golden Branch Library


    309 Quincy Street, Golden, IL 62339

  • York Street Branch Library


    639 York Street, Quincy, IL 62301

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Adams County, Illinois

  • Camp Point Public Library District


    206 East State Street, Camp Point, IL 62320

  • Clayton Public Library District


    211 East Main Street, Clayton, IL 62324

  • Four Star Public Library District


    132 West South Street, Mendon, IL 62351

  • Quincy Public Library


    526 Jersey Street, Quincy, IL 62301

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Adams County, Illinois


  • Adams County Historical Museum


    420 W Monroe St, Decatur, IN 46733
    http://adamscountyhistoricalmuseum.com

  • Adams County Historical Society


    9601 Henderson Rd, Brighton, CO 80601
    http://www.co.adams.co.us

  • Adams County Historical Society


    Po Box 102, Hastings, NE 68901
    http://www.adamshistory.org

  • Adams County Historical Society


    Po Box 4325, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Adams County Historical Society


    974 East Weber Road, Ritzville, WA 99169

  • Adams County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 352, New Meadows, ID 83654
    http://historicpindepot.com/

  • Adams County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 262, Decatur, IN 46733

  • Adams County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 264, Friendship, WI 53934
    http://www.adamschs.org

  • American Civil War Museum


    297 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.gettysburgmuseum.com

  • American Collectibles Museum


    301 Oak Street Suite 4-3, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Appalachian Trail Museum Inc


    1120 Pine Grove Rd, Gardners, PA 17324
    http://www.atmuseum.org

  • Arabian Horse Trust


    12000 Zuni Street, Denver, CO 80234

  • Battlefield Military Museum


    900 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Biglerville Historical And Preservation Society


    Po Box 656, Biglerville, PA 17307

  • Bowles House Museum


    3924 West 72nd Ave., Westminster, CO 80030

  • Centurama Historical Society Of Adams County


    Po Box 107, Corning, IA 50841

  • Children's Museum-central Ne


    3001 W 12th St, Hastings, NE 68901
    http://www.cmocn.org

  • Childrens Museum Of Central Nebraska Inc


    Po Box 1502, Hastings, NE 68901

  • Civilians Of Gettysburg 1861-1865


    390 Schriver Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Comanche Crossing Historical Society


    Po Box 647, Strasburg, CO 80136
    http://cchscolorado.org

  • Comanche Crossing Museum


    56060 E Colfax Ave, Strasburg, CO 80136

  • Commerce City Historical Society


    10671 Nucla Court, Commerce City, CO 80022

  • Community Museum & Arts Society


    Po Box 121, Othello, WA 99344

  • Cumberland Township Historical Society


    140 Woodcrest Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Dakota Buttes Historical Society


    Po Box 1273, Hettinger, ND 58639

  • David Wills House


    8 Lincoln Sq, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.davidwillshouse.org

  • Dr Frank R Burroughs Home & Depot Museum


    Po Box 524, Ritzville, WA 99169

  • Dwight D Eisenhower Society


    Po Box 4772, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • East Berlin Historical Preservation Society


    332 W King St, East Berlin, PA 17316

  • Eastern Museum Of Motor Racing


    100 Baltimore Rd, York Springs, PA 17372
    http://www.emmr.org

  • Edelweiss Preservation Foundation


    Po Box 350912, Westminster, CO 80030

  • Edge Of Appalachia Preserves


    4274 Waggoner Riffle Rd, West Union, OH 45693
    http://cincymuseum.org

  • For Natchez


    704 State Street, Natchez, MS 39120

  • French Icarian Colony Foundation


    503 8th St., Corning, IA 50841
    http://ww.icaria.net

  • French Icrian Colny Foundation


    503 8th St, Corning, IA 50841
    http://www.icaria.net

  • Friends Of Serpent Mound


    186 Horner Chapel Rd, Peebles, OH 45660

  • Friends Of The Castle/villa Kathrine


    Po Box 732, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Friends Of The Dr Richard Eells House


    205 S 16th St, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Friends Of The Log Cabin


    Po Box 3122, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Gardner Museum Of Architecture And Design


    332 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301
    http://www.gardnermuseumarchitecture.org

  • General Admiral Museum And Museum Supplies


    555 Herrs Ridge Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettsbury Black History Museum Inc


    369 York St, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettysburg Battle Theatre


    571 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.gettysburgbattlefieldtours.com

  • Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association Inc


    Po Box 4087, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettysburg Diorama


    610 Taneytown Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettysburg Foundation


    1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Gettysburg Museum Of History


    219 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.gettysburgmuseumofhistory.com

  • Golden Historical Society


    Po Box 148, Golden, IL 62339

  • Great American Civil War Society


    2449 Heidlersburg Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Great River Genealogical Society


    526 Jersey St, Quincy, IL 62301

  • Hall Of Presidents


    789 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325
    http://www.gettysburgbattlefieldtours.com

  • Hastings Museum


    1330 N Burlington Ave, Hastings, NE 68901
    http://www.adamshistory.org

  • Hawkins Alvin K - Historical Restoration


    759 Maple St, Natchez, MS 39120

  • Historic Church Walking Tours


    76 East Broadway, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Historic Gettysburg Adams County Inc


    Po Box 4611, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • Historic Jefferson College


    , Natchez, MS 39120
    http://www.mdah.state.ms.us

  • Historic Natchez Foundation


    Po Box 1761, Natchez, MS 39120

  • Historical Society Of Quincy And Adams County Endowment Fund


    425 S 12th St, Quincy, IL 62301
    http://www.adamscohistory.org

  • Huntersown Historical Society


    1975 Shrivers Corner Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325

  • International Museum Of Spiritual Investigations Inc


    231 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325


* There are 38 more museums in Adams County, Illinois not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Adams County, 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 Adams County, Illinois.

Area Features of Adams County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Baker Airport   (2) Blessing Hospital Heliport   (3) Blickhan Landing Area   (4) Cramm Landing Area Historical   (5) Dale A Klassing Airport Historical   (6) Ellington Field Historical   (7) Hemming Landing Strip Historical   (8) Krutmeier Airport   (9) Mast Field Historical   (10) Mayfield Landing Strip Historical   (11) Mcallister Landing Strip Historical   (12) Mealiff Landing Strip Historical   (13) Meeker Airport Historical   (14) Quincy Regional Airport-baldwin Field   (15) Saint Mary Hospital Emergency Heliport   (16) Schnelle Airport Historical   (17) Searls Field Historical   (18) Searls Rla 59 Airport Historical   (19) Seigfried Halfpap Airport Historical   (20) The Adwell Corporation Airport Historical  

Basin


(1) Austin Creek Settling Basin   (2) Fall Creek Settling Basin  

Bay


(1) Quincy Bay  

Bridge


(1) Bay View Bridge   (2) Quincy Memorial Bridge  

Building


(1) Adams County Ambulance Emergency Medical Services   (2) Adams County Courthouse   (3) Adams County Youth Home   (4) Air Evac Lifeteam 5   (5) Augustine Residence Hall   (6) Brenner Library   (7) Burton Townhall   (8) Camp Point Fire Protection District   (9) Centennial Residence Hall   (10) Central Adams County Fire Protection District   (11) Clayton Fire Protection District   (12) Concord Townhall   (13) Ellington Townhall   (14) Francis Hall   (15) Gardner Museum Of Architecture And Design   (16) Garner Residence Hall   (17) Gilmer Townhall   (18) Golden Fire Protection District   (19) Houston Townhall   (20) Illinois Soldiers And Sailors Home   (21) Liberty Fire Protection District   (22) Lima - Tioga - Sutter Fire Protection District   (23) Lincoln-douglas Valentine Museum   (24) Lind Street Residence Hall   (25) Loraine Fire Protection District   (26) Mckee Townhall   (27) Memorial Gymnasium   (28) Mendon Volunteer Fire Association   (29) North Campus Gymnasium   (30) Padua Residence Hall   (31) Payson - Fall Creek Fire Protection District 1   (32) Quincy City Hall   (33) Quincy Fire Department Central Station   (34) Quincy Fire Department Station 3   (35) Quincy Fire Department Station 4   (36) Quincy Fire Department Station 5   (37) Quincy Fire Department Station 6   (38) Quincy Museum   (39) Quincy Public Library   (40) Solano Hall   (41) Tri - Township Fire Protection District   (42) Ursa Fire Protection District   (43) Whitney Post Light  

Canal


(1) Bluff Canal   (2) Main Ditch   (3) Rock And Ursa Creek Diversion Canal   (4) Seepage Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Amen Cemetery   (2) Ausmus Cemetery   (3) Baker Family Cemetery   (4) Bixler Cemetery   (5) Bluff Hall Cemetery   (6) Booth Cemetery   (7) Breneman Farm Cemetery   (8) Broady Family Cemetery   (9) Burden Cemetery   (10) Burton Cemetery   (11) Butler Cemetery   (12) Byler Cemetery   (13) Calvary Cemetery   (14) Cate Family Cemetery   (15) Clark Family Cemetery   (16) Coats Cemetery   (17) Columbus Cemetery   (18) Concord Cemetery   (19) Craigtown Cemetery   (20) Curless Cemetery   (21) Dehart Cemetery   (22) Denson Cemetery   (23) Dobey Cemetery   (24) Drescher Family Cemetery   (25) Dunkard Cemetery   (26) Dunn Cemetery   (27) Durbin Cemetery   (28) Earel Cemetery   (29) Ebenezer Cemetery   (30) Ehe Cemetery   (31) Ellington Church Cemetery   (32) Elmwood Family Cemetery   (33) Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   (34) Evergreen Cemetery   (35) Fairview Cemetery   (36) Fall Creek Chapel Cemetery   (37) Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens   (38) Franklin Cemetery   (39) Franks Cemetery   (40) Gallimore Cemetery   (41) Goertz Cemetery   (42) Gooding Cemetery   (43) Graceland Cemetery   (44) Grady Cemetery   (45) Gray Mound Cemetery   (46) Greenmount Cemetery   (47) Grubb Family Cemetery   (48) Harwood Cemetery   (49) Hebron Cemetery   (50) Higgins Cemetery   (51) Higley Family Cemetery   (52) House Cemetery   (53) Hufnagel Cemetery   (54) Hughes Family Cemetery   (55) Hull Cemetery   (56) Independence Cemetery   (57) Jefferson Cemetery   (58) Johnson Cemetery   (59) Keith Cemetery   (60) Kemp Cemetery   (61) Kimmons Cemetery   (62) Kingston Cemetery   (63) Klarner Cemetery   (64) Laugh Cemetery   (65) Laughlin Cemetery   (66) Lee Cemetery   (67) Leenerts Cemetery   (68) Liberty Old Cemetery   (69) Lierly Cemetery   (70) Lima Cemetery   (71) Linn Cemetery   (72) Lock Family Cemetery   (73) Loraine New Cemetery   (74) Loraine Old Cemetery   (75) Lutheran Friedhof Cemetery   (76) Meints Cemetery   (77) Melrose Chapel Cemetery   (78) Memorial Gardens   (79) Mount Carmel Cemetery   (80) Mount Horeb Cemetery   (81) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (82) Moyer Cemetery   (83) Nation Cemetery   (84) New Providence Cemetery   (85) Newton Cemetery   (86) Nichols Family Cemetery   (87) Padgett Cemetery   (88) Paloma Cemetery   (89) Payson New Cemetery   (90) Payson Old Cemetery   (91) Pearce Cemetery   (92) Perrigo Cemetery   (93) Pleasant View Cemetery   (94) Potter Cemetery   (95) Powell Cemetery   (96) Quincy Memorial Park Cemetery   (97) Quincy National Cemetery   (98) Rice Family Cemetery   (99) Richland Cemetery   (100) Saint Anthonys Cemetery   (101) Saint Boniface Cemetery   (102) Saint Brigids Cemetery   (103) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (104) Saint Peters Cemetery   (105) Saint Peters Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   (106) Shiloh Cemetery   (107) South Side Cemetery   (108) Spring Valley Cemetery   (109) Stahl Cemetery   (110) Stevens Cemetery   (111) Steward Cemetery   (112) Stone Family Cemetery   (113) Sunset Cemetery   (114) Tandy Cemetery   (115) Thompson Cemetery   (116) Valley Of Peace Cemetery   (117) Voorhees Cemetery   (118) Walker Cemetery   (119) Wallace Cemetery   (120) Wesley Chapel Cemetery   (121) West Side Cemetery   (122) Whiaker Cemetery   (123) Wilkes Cemetery   (124) Williams Family Cemetery   (125) Wolf Ridge Cemetery   (126) Woodland Cemetery   (127) Woodville Cemetery   (128) York Neck Cemetery   (129) Zander Cemetery  

Channel


(1) Canton Chute   (2) Texas Chute   (3) The Sny  

Church


(1) Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (2) Bethel Assembly Of God Church   (3) Bluff Hall Church   (4) Calvary Baptist Church   (5) Calvary Tabernacle   (6) Camp Point United Methodist Church   (7) Cathedral Of Worship Church   (8) Centennial Ebenezer Church   (9) Central Baptist Church   (10) Christ Lutheran Church   (11) Clayton Christian Church   (12) Columbus Road Baptist Church   (13) Ebenezer Methodist Episcopal Chapel   (14) Ellington Memorial Presbyterian Church   (15) Elm Grove Church   (16) Emmanuel Nazarene Church   (17) Faith Church   (18) First Baptist Church   (19) First Christian Church   (20) First Congregational Church   (21) First Federated Church   (22) First Southern Baptist Church   (23) First Union Congregational Church   (24) Free Methodist Church   (25) Gethsemane Gospel Church   (26) Good Shepherd Lutheran Church   (27) Grace United Methodist Church   (28) Grandview Baptist Church   (29) Holy Cross Lutheran Church   (30) Immanuel Baptist Church   (31) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (32) Living World Fellowship Church   (33) Lost Prairie Church   (34) Luther Memorial Lutheran Church   (35) Melrose Chapel United Methodist Church   (36) Mount Hebron Church Historical   (37) Mount Horeb Church   (38) Mount Pleasant Church Historical   (39) Our Redeemer Lutheran Church   (40) Paloma United Methodist Church   (41) Parkview Church   (42) Payson Avenue Community Church   (43) Payson Congregational Church   (44) Pleasant Grove Church   (45) River Of Life Christian Center   (46) Saint Anthony Roman Catholic Church   (47) Saint Boniface Roman Catholic Church   (48) Saint Edward Church   (49) Saint Francis Solanus Roman Catholic Church   (50) Saint James Lutheran Church   (51) Saint John Lutheran Church   (52) Saint Johns Anglican Church   (53) Saint Johns Episcopal Church   (54) Saint Johns Roman Catholic Church   (55) Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church   (56) Saint Peters Lutheran Church   (57) Saint Peters Roman Catholic Church   (58) Saint Rose Of Lima Roman Catholic Church   (59) Saint Thomas Church   (60) Salem Evangelical United Church Of Christ   (61) Shalom Fellowship Church   (62) Spring Valley Church   (63) Temple B Nai Sholom   (64) Trinity Lutheran Church   (65) Trinity United Church Of Christ   (66) Union Baptist Church   (67) Union United Methodist Church   (68) Unity Church Of Quincy   (69) Ursa Christian Church   (70) Vermont Street United Methodist Church   (71) Vineyard Christian Fellowship Church   (72) Yorknic Church Historical   (73) Zion United Church Of Christ  

Civil


(1) Adams County   (2) City Of Quincy   (3) Township Of Burton   (4) Township Of Camp Point   (5) Township Of Clayton   (6) Township Of Columbus   (7) Township Of Concord   (8) Township Of Ellington   (9) Township Of Fall Creek   (10) Township Of Gilmer   (11) Township Of Honey Creek   (12) Township Of Houston   (13) Township Of Keene   (14) Township Of Liberty   (15) Township Of Lima   (16) Township Of Mckee   (17) Township Of Melrose   (18) Township Of Mendon   (19) Township Of Northeast   (20) Township Of Payson   (21) Township Of Quincy   (22) Township Of Richfield   (23) Township Of Riverside   (24) Township Of Ursa   (25) Village Of Camp Point   (26) Village Of Clayton   (27) Village Of Coatsburg   (28) Village Of Columbus   (29) Village Of Golden   (30) Village Of La Prairie   (31) Village Of Liberty   (32) Village Of Lima   (33) Village Of Loraine   (34) Village Of Mendon   (35) Village Of Payson   (36) Village Of Plainville   (37) Village Of Ursa  

Crossing


(1) Canton Ferry  

Dam


(1) Camp Saukenauk Lake Dam   (2) Clayton Reservoir Dam   (3) Columbus Dry Gulch Club Lake Dam   (4) De Wees Lake Dam   (5) Eilers Lake Dam   (6) Hadley Creek Number 2 Dam   (7) Harrell Lake Dam South   (8) Harrell Lake North Dam   (9) Jug Lake Dam   (10) Lakeshore Hills Lake Dam   (11) Lock And Dam 20   (12) Lock And Dam 21   (13) Mayer Pond Dam   (14) Scheuermann Lake Dam   (15) Sill Lake Dam   (16) Siloam Springs Lake Dam   (17) Sims Pond Dam  

Falls


(1) Homan Falls  

Flat


(1) Alstynes Prairie  

Gut


(1) Corner Slough   (2) Cutoff Slough   (3) Harkness Branch   (4) Lima Slough   (5) Quincy Small Boat Channel   (6) Sand Slough   (7) Smoots Chute  

Hospital


(1) Blessing Hospital At 11th Street   (2) Blessing Hospital At 14th Street   (3) Saint Mary Hospital  

Island


(1) Barns Island   (2) Beebe Island   (3) Blue Goose Island   (4) Brownsville Island   (5) Buzzard Island   (6) Chatton Island   (7) Deadman Island   (8) Dillon Island   (9) Flannigan Island   (10) Goose Island   (11) Hardy Bar Island   (12) Hogback Island   (13) Huff Island   (14) Hunt Island   (15) Island Number 419   (16) La Grange Island   (17) Libby Island   (18) Long Island   (19) Long Island Lake   (20) Mcdonald Island   (21) Mud Island   (22) Polly Island   (23) Quinsippi Island   (24) Schaffer Island   (25) Shandrew Island   (26) Teal Island   (27) Towhead Island   (28) Tully Island   (29) Turtle Island   (30) Ward Island   (31) White Island   (32) Willow Island  

Lake


(1) Big Lake   (2) Bluebill Lake   (3) Circle Pond   (4) Croppie Lake   (5) Goose Lake   (6) Indian Grave Lake   (7) Kate Lake Historical   (8) Lily Pond   (9) Lima Lake Historical   (10) Long Island Lake   (11) Martin Lake   (12) Sand Lake   (13) Schaffer Pond   (14) Snyder Lake   (15) Spring Lake   (16) Turtle Lake   (17) Twin Lake  

Locale


(1) Adams County Farm Historical   (2) Bigneck   (3) Bluff Hall   (4) Camp Callahan   (5) Camp Mohawk   (6) Camp Sacajawea   (7) Campbell Farms   (8) Cedar Creek Country Club   (9) Edgewood Orchards   (10) Fairview Dairy   (11) Harrison Street Plaza Shopping Center   (12) Hickory Hill Campground   (13) Homan Station Historical   (14) Lubbert Farm   (15) Meyers Dairy Farm   (16) Mill Creek Farm   (17) Niemann Farms   (18) Oak Ridge Campground   (19) Old Siloam Picnic Area   (20) Pine Grove Campground   (21) Quincy Commons Shopping Center   (22) Quincy Country Club   (23) Quincy Mall Shopping Center   (24) Quincy Municipal Golf Course   (25) State And Eighth Plaza Shopping Center   (26) Tuthill Farm   (27) Valley View Campground  

Mine


(1) Campbell Quarry   (2) Lima Quarry   (3) Loraine Quarry   (4) Marblehead Quarry   (5) Menke Quarry   (6) Mill Creek Quarry   (7) Richfield Quarry  

Park


(1) Adams County Fairground   (2) All America City Park   (3) Bailey Park   (4) Bear Creek Public Use Area   (5) Berrian Park   (6) Bicentennial Park   (7) Burton Cave Nature Preserve   (8) Byler Cemetery Savanna Nature Preserve   (9) Canton Chute Public Use Area   (10) Downtown Quincy Historic District   (11) Edgewater Park   (12) Indian Mounds Park   (13) Johnson Park   (14) Lenane Park   (15) Madison Park   (16) Mark Twain Wildlife Refuge   (17) Old Sny Public Use Area   (18) Parker Heights Park   (19) Paulton Park   (20) Progress Park   (21) Quincy East End Historic District   (22) Reservoir Park   (23) Riverview Park   (24) Sid Simpson State Park   (25) Siloam Springs State Park   (26) South Park   (27) Sunset Park   (28) Villa Katherine Park   (29) Washington Park   (30) Wavering Park   (31) Westview Park  

Populated Place


(1) Adams   (2) Blacks   (3) Bloomfield   (4) Burton   (5) Calftown Historical   (6) Camp Point   (7) Chatton   (8) Cherry Lane Estates   (9) Cheshire Hills   (10) Chestline   (11) Clayton   (12) Coatsburg   (13) Columbus   (14) Country Meadows   (15) Ewbanks   (16) Fall Creek   (17) Fowler   (18) Glendale   (19) Golden   (20) Grandview Acres   (21) Hickory Grove   (22) Hillside Manor   (23) Holiday Hills   (24) Kellerville   (25) Kingston   (26) La Prairie   (27) Liberty   (28) Lima   (29) Lincoln Hills   (30) Loraine   (31) Marblehead   (32) Marcelline   (33) Meadowbrook   (34) Melrose   (35) Mendon   (36) Meyer   (37) Munger   (38) North Quincy   (39) Northbrook   (40) Northridge   (41) Palm Garden Mobile Home Park   (42) Paloma   (43) Payson   (44) Plainville   (45) Quincy   (46) Richfield   (47) Rock Creek   (48) Sheridan Estates   (49) Siloam   (50) South Crest   (51) South Park Terrace   (52) Southern View   (53) Spring Valley   (54) Sunnybrook Meadows   (55) Ursa   (56) Woodlawn Court   (57) Woodville  

Post Office


(1) Big Neck Post Office Historical   (2) Cliola Post Office Historical   (3) Fowler Post Office   (4) Marblehead Post Office Historical   (5) Paloma Post Office   (6) Pitman Post Office Historical   (7) Quincy Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Columbus Dry Gulch Club Lake   (2) Crabapple Lake   (3) De Wees Lake   (4) Eilers Lake   (5) Hadley Creek Number 2 Reservoir   (6) Harrell Lake North   (7) Harrell Lake South   (8) Jug Lake   (9) Lake Clayton   (10) Lakeshore Hills Lake   (11) Mayer Pond   (12) Pool 20   (13) Pool 21   (14) Scheuermann Lake   (15) Sill Lake   (16) Siloam Springs Lake   (17) Sims Pond  

School


(1) Adams Elementary School   (2) Akers School Historical   (3) Amen School Historical   (4) Ashland School Historical   (5) Berrian Alternative School   (6) Bethel School Historical   (7) Blue Stocking School Historical   (8) Bluff Hall School Historical   (9) Bowles School Historical   (10) Brick School Historical   (11) Brushy School Historical   (12) California School Historical   (13) Center School Historical   (14) Center Union School Historical   (15) Central Elementary School   (16) Central High School   (17) Chaddock Boys School   (18) Chaplin School Historical   (19) Coffield School Historical   (20) Colpitt School Historical   (21) Cooke School Historical   (22) Craigtown School Historical   (23) Dewey Elementary School   (24) Douglas School Historical   (25) East Union School Historical   (26) Ellington Elementary School   (27) Elm Grove School Historical   (28) Elmwood School Historical   (29) Emerson School   (30) Eshom School Historical   (31) Excelsior School Historical   (32) Fairview School Historical   (33) Fall Creek School Historical   (34) Franklin School   (35) Franklin School Historical   (36) Friendly School Historical   (37) Gentry School Historical   (38) Glenwood School Historical   (39) Golden School   (40) Green Street School Historical   (41) Greencastle School Historical   (42) Greenfield Elementary School   (43) Greenwood School Historical   (44) Guss School Historical   (45) Hartman School Historical   (46) Haynes School Historical   (47) Hazel Bluff School Historical   (48) Hazel Dell School Historical   (49) Hazelwood School Historical   (50) Hibner School Historical   (51) Hickory Grove School Historical   (52) Highland School Historical   (53) Highland-riverside School   (54) Hughes School Historical   (55) Independent School Historical   (56) Indian Grave School Historical   (57) Irving Elementary School   (58) Jackson School   (59) Jefferson School   (60) John Wood Community College   (61) Len Grove School Historical   (62) Leroy School Historical   (63) Liberty High School   (64) Lincoln School Historical   (65) Little Missouri School Historical   (66) Livingston School Historical   (67) Locust Grove School Historical   (68) Lone Star School Historical   (69) Loraine Elementary School   (70) Lost Prairie School Historical   (71) Lynn School Historical   (72) Madison School   (73) Maple Grove School Historical   (74) Maplewood School Historical   (75) Maynard School Historical   (76) Melrose School Historical   (77) Mendon Elementary School   (78) Meyer Number 2 School Historical   (79) Mission Ridge School Historical   (80) Monroe Elementary School   (81) Morton School Historical   (82) Mound School Historical   (83) Mount Carmel School Historical   (84) Mount Hebron School Historical   (85) Mount Pleasant School Historical   (86) Mount Vernon School Historical   (87) North Rock School Historical   (88) Notre Dame High School   (89) Oak Grove School Historical   (90) Oak Ridge School Historical   (91) Oakland School Historical   (92) Oakwood School Historical   (93) Oregon School Historical   (94) Pea Green School Historical   (95) Pin Oak School Historical   (96) Prairie School Historical   (97) Primrose School Historical   (98) Pryor School Historical   (99) Quincy College North Campus   (100) Quincy Junior High School   (101) Quincy Notre Dame High School   (102) Quincy Senior High School   (103) Quincy University   (104) Rice School Historical   (105) Richland School Historical   (106) Robinson School Historical   (107) Rock Creek School Historical   (108) Rock School Historical   (109) Rocky Hill School Historical   (110) Rose Hill School Historical   (111) Ruddell School Historical   (112) Saint Anthonys School   (113) Saint Boniface School   (114) Saint Dominic School   (115) Saint Francis School   (116) Saint James School   (117) Saint John School   (118) Saint Joseph School Historical   (119) Saint Ludgerus School Historical   (120) Saint Marys School   (121) Saint Peters School   (122) Sand Slough School Historical   (123) School Number 7 Historical   (124) Schroth School Historical   (125) Seigel School Historical   (126) Seymour Elementary School   (127) Seymour High School   (128) Sodom School Historical   (129) South Prairie School Historical   (130) Spring Valley School Historical   (131) Standard School Historical   (132) Star School Historical   (133) Sulphur Springs School Historical   (134) Tandy School Historical   (135) Texas School Historical   (136) Union School Historical   (137) Unity High School   (138) Victory School Historical   (139) Wagy School Historical   (140) Washington Elementary School   (141) Washington Grove School Historical   (142) Washington School Historical   (143) Waters School Historical   (144) Webster School   (145) West Union School Historical   (146) Whitcomb School Historical   (147) Whiteoak School Historical   (148) Woodville School Historical  

Spring


(1) Cole Spring   (2) Siloam Springs   (3) Wand Spring  

Stream


(1) Anderson Branch   (2) Austin Creek   (3) Baldwin Branch   (4) Bear Creek   (5) Bigneck Creek   (6) Brushy Creek   (7) Buel Branch   (8) Burton Creek   (9) Cedar Creek   (10) Coal Creek   (11) County Line Branch   (12) Crabapple Creek   (13) Curl Creek   (14) Curtis Creek   (15) Doby Branch   (16) Dry Branch   (17) Durbin Branch   (18) Elm Creek   (19) Emery Creek   (20) Figley Branch   (21) Fisher Branch   (22) Fishhook Creek   (23) Frazier Creek   (24) Grindstone Creek   (25) Hog Branch   (26) Homan Creek   (27) Honey Creek   (28) Jenkins Creek   (29) Lanes Branch   (30) Lick Branch   (31) Lierle Creek   (32) Little Mill Creek   (33) Mcdonald Chute   (34) Mill Creek   (35) North Branch Mckee Creek   (36) Purpus Creek   (37) Rock Creek   (38) Sand Branch   (39) South Fork Bear Creek   (40) Spider Branch   (41) Thurman Creek   (42) Tournear Creek   (43) Ursa Creek   (44) Walker Branch   (45) Walnut Fork   (46) Wells Fork   (47) Whiteoak Creek   (48) Willow Branch   (49) Woodville Branch  

Tower


(1) Wgca-fm Quincy   (2) Wgem-am Quincy   (3) Wgem-fm Quincy   (4) Wgem-tv Quincy   (5) Wqcy-fm Quincy   (6) Wqec-tv Quincy   (7) Wtad-am Quincy   (8) Wtjr-tv Quincy   (9) Wwqc-fm Quincy   (10) Wzlz-fm Quincy  

Trail


(1) Crabapple Trail   (2) Deer Run Trail   (3) Hoot Owl Trail   (4) Old Village Trail   (5) Prairie Bluff Trail   (6) Red Oak Backpack Trail  

Valley


(1) Cronin Hollow   (2) Distillery Hollow   (3) Ghost Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Adams County, Illinois

62301 (pop. 52,461) 62320 (pop. 2,257) 62347 (pop. 2,177)
62351 (pop. 1,806) 62360 (pop. 1,753) 62324 (pop. 1,519)
62338 (pop. 1,364) 62376 (pop. 1,143) 62339 (pop. 930)
62365 (pop. 691) 62349 (pop. 670) 62325 (pop. 474)
62348 (pop. 255) 62346 (pop. 254) 62359 (pop. 192)


Counties Nearby Adams County, Illinois

Brown County, IL  (pop. 6,593) 28.0 Miles
Pike County, IL  (pop. 16,484) 30.8 Miles
Hancock County, IL  (pop. 18,720) 32.0 Miles
Schuyler County, IL  (pop. 6,917) 38.5 Miles
Lee County, IL  (pop. 35,169) 43.0 Miles
Mcdonough County, IL  (pop. 32,515) 47.1 Miles
Scott County, IL  (pop. 5,238) 47.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Adams County, Illinois

217



Elevation in Adams County, Illinois is 650.0 ft. (198.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Adams County, Illinois

Lat: 39.965452 N        Long: -91.268051 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Adams County, 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.

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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 Adams County, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,061   (3.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 706   (2.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 1,380   (4.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 2,345   (7.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 3,972   (12.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 4,803   (15.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 6,233   (19.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2,976   (9.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,181   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,241   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 621   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 299   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2,615   (8.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2,463   (7.7%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Adams County, Illinois)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,123

1 vehicle available : 5,506

2 vehicles available : 985

3 vehicles available : 131

4 or more vehicles available : 106

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 286

1 vehicle available : 2,180

2 vehicles available : 5,805

3 vehicles available : 1,354

4 or more vehicles available : 349

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 107

1 vehicle available : 816

2 vehicles available : 1,688

3 vehicles available : 961

4 or more vehicles available : 271

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 156

1 vehicle available : 628

2 vehicles available : 2,164

3 vehicles available : 873

4 or more vehicles available : 1,080


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Adams County, Illinois)

1-person household:

No workers : 4,012

1 worker : 3,839

2-person household:

No workers : 2,868

1 worker : 3,559

2 workers : 3,547

3-person household:

No workers : 279

1 worker : 1,157

2 workers : 1,846

3 workers : 561

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 351

1 worker : 1,117

2 workers : 2,414

3 or more workers : 1,019


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Adams County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 26,896

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 2,157

In 3-person carpool : 548

In 4-person carpool : 64

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 20

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 9

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 146

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 105

Bicycle : 63

Walked : 913

Other means : 298

Worked at home : 831


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Adams County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,095

5 to 9 minutes : 5,644

10 to 14 minutes : 8,477

15 to 19 minutes : 6,755

20 to 24 minutes : 3,455

25 to 29 minutes : 1,446

30 to 34 minutes : 2,307

35 to 39 minutes : 549

40 to 44 minutes : 362

45 to 59 minutes : 582

60 to 89 minutes : 270

90 or more minutes : 277


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Adams County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4,385  (25.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,935  (11.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,075  (17.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 191  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2,810  (16.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4,852  (30.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,638  (22.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 6,063  (37.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 31  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 93  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Adams County, Illinois

Rail Station(s)


    North 30th St. and Wisman Lane
    Quincy, Illinois 62301

(updated 2008)



Employment Rate In Adams County, Illinois

Employed: 37,854
Unemployed: 1,368



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Adams County, Illinois

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 28.8%
  • Other: 71.2%



Water Usage In Adams County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 14.79 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 14.79 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 7.34 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 7.34 Mgal/d





There are 1,399 Farms In Adams County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Adams County, Illinois

First Bankers Trust Company, National Association - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

State Street Bank And Trust Company - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $762.6k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5

Mercantile Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 4

Town And Country Bank Midwest - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $467.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

The Farmers Bank Of Liberty - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $264.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

North Adams State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $70.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

First Mid-illinois Bank & Trust, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 36

Bank Of Quincy - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $273.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

Central State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $243.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 27

United Community Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 151

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Adams County, Illinois

  • Quincy Regional-Baldwin Field


    (about 4.2 miles in Fowler, Illinois; Airport Code: UIN)

  • Keokuk Municipal


    (about 35.2 miles in Keokuk, Iowa; Airport Code: EOK)

  • Fort Madison Municipal


    (about 48.0 miles in Fort Madison, Iowa; Airport Code: FMS)

  • Macomb Municipal


    (about 50.2 miles in Macomb, Illinois; Airport Code: MQB)

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 56.2 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)

  • Southeast Iowa Regional


    (about 57.0 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Burlington Municipal


    (about 57.2 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Clarence Cannon Memorial


    (about 68.1 miles in La Plata, Missouri; Airport Code: IRK)

  • Kirksville Regional


    (about 68.1 miles in La Plata, Missouri; Airport Code: IRK)

  • Omar N Bradley


    (about 70.7 miles in Moberly, Missouri; Airport Code: MBY)

  • Galesburg Municipal


    (about 80.4 miles in Galesburg, Illinois; Airport Code: GBG)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 84.6 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Capital


    (about 84.6 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Columbia Regional


    (about 94.4 miles in Ashland, Missouri; Airport Code: COU)

  • Spirit of St. Louis


    (about 95.9 miles in Chesterfield, Missouri; Airport Code: SUS)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 96.2 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • General Downing - Peoria International


    (about 96.2 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Washington Regional


    (about 96.3 miles in Dutzow, Missouri; Airport Code: MO2)

  • Muscatine Municipal


    (about 97.0 miles in Fruitland, Iowa; Airport Code: MUT)

  • Lambert-St. Louis International


    (about 97.0 miles in Lambert Airport, Missouri; Airport Code: STL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Adams County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.78%

Carpooled

8.80%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.46%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.02%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.07%

Motorcycle

0.05%

Bicycle

0.30%

Walked

2.84%

Other Means

0.51%

Worked At Home

3.16%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Adams County, 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 By Tenure
(Adams County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12,282

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,675

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 538

Renter-occupied housing units : 346

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,183

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,524

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,697

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,324


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Adams County, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,112

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,156

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,727

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,253

Householder 60 to 64 years : 832

Householder 65 to 74 years : 738

Householder 75 years and over : 398

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 227

Householder 35 to 44 years : 656

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,050

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,084

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,025

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,990

Householder 75 years and over : 2,452


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Adams County, Illinois)

Less than 10.0 percent : 253

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 505

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,029

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,029

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 833

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 652

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 409

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 820

50.0 percent or more : 1,673

Not computed : 666


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Adams County, Illinois)

Built 2010 or later : $312,700

Built 2000 to 2009 : $194,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $170,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $161,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $112,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $110,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $87,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $88,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $87,200


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Adams County, Illinois: 64.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Adams County, 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 66 66 $9,591,612
  Two Family 4 8 $1,119,000
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $948,800
  Five or More Family 2 11 $1,057,600
  Total

74 92 $12,717,012
2000        
  Single Family 66 66 $9,165,515
  Two Family 4 8 $1,253,500
  Three and Four Family 5 19 $1,849,960
  Five or More Family 1 7 $164,000
  Total

76 100 $12,432,975
2001        
  Single Family 81 81 $11,305,414
  Two Family 4 8 $1,037,000
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $450,000
  Five or More Family 7 80 $4,252,911
  Total

93 172 $17,045,325
2002        
  Single Family 103 103 $13,628,290
  Two Family 1 2 $285,000
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $650,000
  Five or More Family 1 5 $200,000
  Total

107 118 $14,763,290
2003        
  Single Family 106 106 $15,621,222
  Two Family 6 12 $1,338,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $550,000
  Five or More Family 2 16 $600,000
  Total

115 138 $18,109,222
2004        
  Single Family 113 113 $15,938,549
  Two Family 2 4 $320,000
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $825,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

117 123 $17,083,549
2005        
  Single Family 125 125 $21,693,106
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

125 125 $21,693,106
2006        
  Single Family 140 140 $21,682,854
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 16 $430,600
  Total

142 156 $22,113,454


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Adams County, IL): $34,784
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Adams County): $73,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Adams County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 71.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 8.0%
Electricity: 18.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.0%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Adams County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 4.81%
  • Juvenile facilities : 2.97%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 51.77%
  • Other institutional facilities : 8.09%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 23.04%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 9.31%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Adams County): $402
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Adams County): $514


(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 Adams County, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Adams County, Illinois

Blessing Home Care


     Address: Broadway At 14th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62305
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hannibal Reg Hospital Hha


     Address: 6401 Highway Mm, Hannibal, Missouri 63401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/19/1990

Marion Co Health Dept And Hha


     Address: 3105 Route W, Hannibal, Missouri 63401
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 4/15/1968

Lewis County Hha


     Address: P O Box 96, Monticello, Missouri 63457
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 2/1/1983

Pike County Health Department


     Address: 113 East Jefferson Street, Pittsfield, Illinois 62363
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Adams County, Illinois

Blessing Hospital


     Address: Broadway At 11th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Hannibal Regional Hospital


     Address: 6000 Hospital Dr, Hannibal, Missouri 63401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Illini Community Hospital


     Address: 640 W Washington, Pittsfield, Illinois 62363
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Sarah D Culbertson Memorial Hospital


     Address: 238 South Congress Street, Rushville, Illinois 62681
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Pike County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2305 West Georgia Street, Louisiana, Missouri 63353
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Adams County, Illinois

St Vincent's Home


     Address: 1440 North 10th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Blessing Hospital Snu


     Address: Broadway At 11th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 19
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Timber Point Healthcare Center


     Address: 205 East Spring Street, Camp Point, Illinois 62320
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Good Samaritan Home


     Address: 2130 Harrison Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 164
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Sunset Home


     Address: 418 Washington Street, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 129
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Sycamore


     Address: 720 Sycamore, Quincy, Illinois 62301
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 56%

North Adams Home


     Address: 2259 East 1100th Street, Mendon, Illinois 62351
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Golden Good Shepherd Home


     Address: 101 Prairie Mills Road, Golden, Illinois 62339
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Adams County, Illinois

Name: Callaway
Address: PO Box 620; Callaway, MO 65251
Distance: 85 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Adams County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 9,850
    Disabled Workers: 1,595
    Widowers Workers: 1,480
    Spouses Workers: 775
    Children Workers: 885


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Adams County, Illinois


Charges


All Other: $3,865,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Health & Hospitals: $643,000
Public Welfare: $468,000
All Other: $236,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $5,972,000
Health & Hospitals: $934,000
Highways: $1,679,000
All Other: $83,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $161,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $2,105,000
Financial Administration: $185,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $2,735,000
Central Staff Services: $1,762,000
General Public Buildings: $457,000
Health Services - Other: $4,986,000
Regular Highways: $2,438,000
Housing & Community Development: $128,000
Police Protection: $2,144,000
Welfare - Other: $97,000
General - Other: $2,389,000


Construction


Central Staff Services: $135,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $8,000
Central Staff: $843,000
Regular Highways: $982,000
Police Protection: $230,000
Welfare - Other: $6,000


General


Interest On Debt: $221,000


Tax


Property: $6,432,000
Other License: $53,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $248,000
Fines & Forfeits: $2,542,000
General Revenue, Nec: $385,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $12,877,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $10,581,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $375,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $4,885,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,260,000


(updated 2006)



Adams County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 33.39%
  • Bush & Cheney 66.19%
  • Other 0.42%



(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 Adams County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Adams County, IL

4.32 % of Adams County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,162

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.06 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $24,733

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Hancock County , IL 0.27 % ($53,000 AGI )
  • Lewis County , MO 0.25 % ($28,031 AGI )
  • Pike County , IL 0.23 % ($24,525 AGI )
  • Marion County , MO 0.20 % ($33,208 AGI )
  • Sangamon County , IL 0.14 % ($32,750 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.12 % ($32,750 AGI )
  • Brown County , IL 0.08 % ($34,619 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.08 % ($30,800 AGI )
  • St Louis County , MO 0.07 % ($30,353 AGI )
  • Lee County , IA 0.06 % ($21,750 AGI )

Relocation away from Adams County, IL

4.23 % of Adams 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 $36,765

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Marion County , MO 0.25 % ($29,197 AGI )
  • Lewis County , MO 0.21 % ($30,574 AGI )
  • Hancock County , IL 0.17 % ($24,822 AGI )
  • Sangamon County , IL 0.16 % ($28,829 AGI )
  • Pike County , IL 0.14 % ($30,568 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.13 % ($39,514 AGI )
  • St Louis County , MO 0.11 % ($35,448 AGI )
  • Boone County , MO 0.09 % ($29,125 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.08 % ($26,750 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.08 % ($25,500 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 Adams County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Adams County, Illinois


On 05/18/1991, a tornado touched down 1.43 miles from the center of Adams County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/02/1992, a tornado touched down 3.76 miles from the center of Adams County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 04/05/1997, a tornado touched down 4.36 miles from the center of Adams County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 09/23/1970, a tornado touched down 5.5 miles from the center of Adams County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/11/2005, a tornado touched down 5.71 miles from the center of Adams County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Adams County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Lightning        
01/01/1904, 12:00 am 0 0 $20K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
03/30/2006, 08:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/28/2003, 04:00 pm 0 0 $10K $2K
06/12/1994, 01:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/12/1994, 01:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/24/1994, 06:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/26/1994, 05:48 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/02/1993, 05:43 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/02/1993, 05:34 pm 0 0 $1K --
09/02/1993, 05:19 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/30/1993, 06:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/18/1993, 06:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/18/1993, 06:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Adams County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2005-05-11 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-10 28 200 2 0 0 $400K --
  2003-05-10 10 300 2 0 4 -- --
  1999-06-04 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-06-14 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-06-14 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-04-30 1 20 -- 0 0 $400K --
  1997-04-30 13 50 -- 0 0 $5K --
  1997-04-30 8 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-04-30 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-04-30 15 100 1 0 1 $200K --
  1981-06-21 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1981-06-21 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1974-05-30 16 200 2 0 12 $3M --
  1974-04-13 11 700 3 0 0 $3M --
  1974-04-13 4 100 2 0 0 $25K --
  1973-06-16 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1961-07-22 -- 17 1 0 0 $25K --
  1960-06-22 23 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1957-05-21 4 400 2 0 2 $250K --
  1957-05-21 4 400 2 0 0 $250K --
  1955-05-26 2 500 2 0 0 $25K --
  1954-04-30 8 100 2 0 0 $25K --





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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 Adams County, 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)



Jails in Adams County, Illinois


  • Adams County Jail


    521 Vermont St., Quincy, IL 62301
    Confined: 121


(updated 2006)



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