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Demographics Analysis

The people of Cass 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
(Cass County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 488

5 to 9 years : 425

10 to 14 years : 485

15 to 17 years : 323

18 and 19 years : 201

20 years : 198

21 years : 95

22 to 24 years : 247

25 to 29 years : 357

30 to 34 years : 471

35 to 39 years : 444

40 to 44 years : 355

45 to 49 years : 546

50 to 54 years : 500

55 to 59 years : 576

60 and 61 years : 146

62 to 64 years : 110

65 and 66 years : 78

67 to 69 years : 190

70 to 74 years : 195

75 to 79 years : 181

80 to 84 years : 150

85 years and over : 41

Female:

Under 5 years : 464

5 to 9 years : 598

10 to 14 years : 393

15 to 17 years : 249

18 and 19 years : 166

20 years : 41

21 years : 57

22 to 24 years : 247

25 to 29 years : 396

30 to 34 years : 374

35 to 39 years : 515

40 to 44 years : 374

45 to 49 years : 526

50 to 54 years : 431

55 to 59 years : 364

60 and 61 years : 184

62 to 64 years : 162

65 and 66 years : 185

67 to 69 years : 164

70 to 74 years : 191

75 to 79 years : 209

80 to 84 years : 199

85 years and over : 284


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Cass County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,174

Multiple ancestry : 2,593

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 202

Ancestry not reported : 1,606


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 12,405

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 18

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 9

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 185

Not a U.S. citizen : 958


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Cass County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 952

5 to 17 years : 2,473

18 to 24 years : 1,252

25 to 34 years : 1,598

35 to 44 years : 1,688

45 to 54 years : 2,003

55 to 59 years : 940

60 and 61 years : 330

62 to 64 years : 272

65 to 74 years : 1,003

75 years and over : 1,064

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 913

5 to 17 years : 1,866

18 to 24 years : 823

25 to 34 years : 1,053

35 to 44 years : 1,271

45 to 54 years : 1,421

55 to 59 years : 737

60 and 61 years : 239

62 to 64 years : 234

65 to 74 years : 898

75 years and over : 1,019

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 39

5 to 17 years : 479

18 to 24 years : 232

25 to 34 years : 170

35 to 44 years : 214

45 to 54 years : 371

55 to 59 years : 186

60 and 61 years : 66

62 to 64 years : 38

65 to 74 years : 97

75 years and over : 39

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 4

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 : 128

18 to 24 years : 174

25 to 34 years : 371

35 to 44 years : 203

45 to 54 years : 211

55 to 59 years : 17

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Cass County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 5,194

Female : 5,280

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 988

Female : 943

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 23

Foreign born:

Male : 616

Female : 527


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Cass County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 10,025

Born in other state in the United States : 1,733

Native: born outside the United States : 9

Foreign born : 661


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,941

Now married, except separated : 4,284

Divorced : 928

Separated : 105

Widowed : 853

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 433

Now married, except separated : 705

Divorced : 300

Separated : 6

Widowed : 58

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 18

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 290

Now married, except separated : 590

Divorced : 86

Separated : 116

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 10,551

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 806

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,150

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 48

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Cass County, Illinois

  • German: 3,664   (30.5%)
  • Other Groups: 1,849   (15.4%)
  • English: 1,684   (14.0%)
  • United States Or American: 1,494   (12.4%)
  • Irish: 1,490   (12.4%)
  • Dutch: 305   (2.5%)
  • Scottish: 286   (2.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 251   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 170   (1.4%)
  • Swedish: 155   (1.3%)
  • European: 102   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 95   (0.8%)
  • Italian: 92   (0.8%)
  • Polish: 77   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 53   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 35   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 29   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 22   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 17   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 16   (0.1%)
  • British: 15   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 14   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 12   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 10   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 9   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 7   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 5   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (0.0%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Cass County, Illinois is 13,575



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Cass County, Illinois: 6,802
Female Population in Cass County, Illinois: 6,773


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Cass County, Illinois: 36.2
Median Female Resident Age in Cass County, Illinois: 38.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Cass County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

42.0

Male

40.1

Female

43.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

26.9

Male

29.3

Female

22.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.0

Male

28.0

Female

40.0

Asian


Both sexes

33.0

Male

24.5

Female

34.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

55.5

Male

0.0

Female

55.5

Other


Both sexes

24.4

Male

25.3

Female

23.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.6

Male

16.3

Female

19.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.1

Male

23.8

Female

22.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.2

Male

42.7

Female

45.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Cass County, Illinois


  • White: 12,428
  • African American: 166
  • American Indian: 23
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 30
  • Some Other Race: 759
  • Two or More Races: 169



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 46   (1.05%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 36   (0.82%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 130   (2.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 297   (6.8%)
  • 9th Grade: 113   (2.59%)
  • 10th Grade: 117   (2.68%)
  • 11th Grade: 92   (2.11%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 119   (2.72%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,948   (44.61%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 282   (6.46%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 516   (11.82%)
  • Associate Degree: 156   (3.57%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 366   (8.38%)
  • Master's Degree: 81   (1.85%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (0.53%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 45   (1.03%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (0.11%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 70   (1.49%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 279   (5.95%)
  • 9th Grade: 128   (2.73%)
  • 10th Grade: 122   (2.6%)
  • 11th Grade: 149   (3.18%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 105   (2.24%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,064   (44.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 403   (8.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 541   (11.54%)
  • Associate Degree: 193   (4.12%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 483   (10.3%)
  • Master's Degree: 95   (2.03%)
  • Professional School Degree: 52   (1.11%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Cass County, Illinois

  • Beardstown Cusd 15


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 101 E 15th St, Beardstown, IL 62618, Phone: (217) 323-3099, Students: 1,503 )

  • A-c Central Cusd 262


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 260, Ashland, IL 62612, Phone: (217) 476-8112, Students: 490 )

  • Virginia Cusd 64


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 651 S Morgan St, Virginia, IL 62691, Phone: (217) 452-3085, Students: 320 )

  • Two Rivers Career Educ System


    ( Location: 113 E Main St Ste 2, Beardstown, IL 62618, Phone: (217) 323-4711, )

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

  • Beardstown Jr/sr High School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 500 E 15th St, Beardstown, IL 62618, Phone: (217) 323-3665, Students: 709 )

  • Gard Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 400 E 15th St, Beardstown, IL 62618, Phone: (217) 323-1364, Students: 506 )

  • A-c Central Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 260, Ashland, IL 62612, Phone: (217) 476-3313, Students: 218 )

  • Brick Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-4, Location: 10143 N Bluffsprings, Beardstown, IL 62618, Phone: (217) 323-1805, Students: 159 )

  • Virginia Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 651 S Morgan St, Virginia, IL 62691, Phone: (217) 452-3363, Students: 135 )

  • Grand Ave Sch


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 515 Oak St, Beardstown, IL 62618, Phone: (217) 323-3585, Students: 129 )

  • A-c Central Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 191 S Bluff St, Chandlerville, IL 62627, Phone: (217) 458-2224, Students: 122 )

  • Virginia Jr High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 651 S Morgan St, Virginia, IL 62691, Phone: (217) 452-3087, Students: 74 )

  • Cbs Alternative School


    ( Location: 9496 Il Rt 125, Beardstown, IL 62618, Phone: (217) 323-4723, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Cass County, Illinois

  • A-c Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 260, Ashland, IL 62612, Phone: (217) 476-3312, Students: 150 )

  • Virginia Sr High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 651 S Morgan St, Virginia, IL 62691, Phone: (217) 452-3087, Students: 111 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Cass County, Illinois

  • Beardstown Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-7, Location: 1421 Beard Street, Beardstown, IL 62618, Phone: (217) 323-1685, Students: 62 )

  • Trinity Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 118 Frederick Street, Arenzville, IL 62611, Phone: (217) 997-5535, Students: 46 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Cass County, Illinois

  • Beardstown Houston Memorial Public Library


    13 Boulevard Road, Beardstown, IL 62618

  • Prairie Skies Public Library District


    125 West Editor Street, Ashland, IL 62612

  • Virginia Memorial Public Library


    100 North Main Street, Virginia, IL 62691

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Cass County, Illinois


  • Aldrich House


    204 E F St, Elmwood, NE 68349
    http://www.bessstreeteraldrich.org

  • Atlanta Historical Museum


    101 N East St, Atlanta, TX 75551

  • Atlantic Coca-cola Center And Museum


    Po Box 351, Atlantic, IA 50022

  • Beardstown Lincoln Museum


    101 W 3rd St, Beardstown, IL 62618

  • Belton Historical Society Inc


    512 Main Street, Belton, MO 64012

  • Belton Museum


    512 Main St, Belton, MO 64012
    http://www.museumsusa.org

  • Bess Streeter Aldrich House & Museum


    204 East F Street, Elmwood, NE 68349

  • Bobwhite Quail Restoration Association Inc


    1307 Chapel Dr, Harrisonville, MO 64701

  • Cass County Conservancy Inc


    Po Box 682, Atlanta, TX 75551

  • Cass County Genealogical Society


    Po Box 1373, Logansport, IN 46947

  • Cass County Historic Preservation Foundation Inc


    Po Box 882, Logansport, IN 46947

  • Cass County Historical Society


    109 S Front St, Virginia, IL 62691

  • Cass County Historical Society


    1004 E Market St, Logansport, IN 46947
    http://www.casshistory.com

  • Cass County Historical Society


    Po Box 254, Griswold, IA 51535

  • Cass County Historical Society


    22930 Fosdick St, Dowagiac, MI 49047

  • Cass County Historical Society


    Po Box 505, Walker, MN 56484

  • Cass County Historical Society Foundation


    646 Main St, Plattsmouth, NE 68048
    http://www.visitcasscounty.com

  • Cass County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 406, Harrisonville, MO 64701

  • Cass County Historical Society Museum


    1004 East Market Street, Logansport, IN 46947

  • Cass County Morman Trails Association


    601 W 29th St, Atlantic, IA 50022

  • Cass County North Dakota Historical Society


    Po Box 719, West Fargo, ND 58078

  • Cass County Pioneer Log Cabin Museum


    Po Box 72, Cassopolis, MI 49031

  • Casselton Heritage Center Inc


    Po Box 802, Casselton, ND 58012

  • Childrens Museum At Yunker Farm


    1201 28th Ave N, Fargo, ND 58102

  • Clay County Historical Society


    Po Box 157, Fargo, ND 58103

  • Cole Clothing Museum


    900 E Broadway, Logansport, IN 46947

  • Dinosaurs And More


    705 Main Ave E, West Fargo, ND 58078

  • Discover Museum


    843 Homestead Ct, West Fargo, ND 58078

  • Edwardsburg Museum Group Inc


    Po Box 694, Edwardsburg, MI 49112

  • Fargo Air Museum


    Po Box 8190, Fargo, ND 58102
    http://www.fargoairmuseum.org

  • Greenwood Historical Society/depot Museum


    Po Box 1, Greenwood, NE 68366

  • Gudbrandsdalslaget


    86 24th Ave N, Fargo, ND 58102

  • Heddon Museum


    414 West St, Dowagiac, MI 49047

  • Heritage Group North


    Po Box 266, Pine River, MN 56474

  • Heritage Preservation Foundation


    123 S State St, Beardstown, IL 62618

  • Hitchcock House Advisory Board


    1609 Lomas Circle, Atlantic, IA 50022

  • Logansport & Eel River Railroad Museum Inc


    Po Box 192, Logansport, IN 46947

  • Longville Historical Society Inc


    4680 County 54 Ne, Longville, MN 56655

  • Minnesota Fishing Hall Of Fame


    Po Box 490, Walker, MN 56484

  • Murdock Historical Society


    12911 310th St, Murdock, NE 68407
    http://murdockmuseum.com

  • North Dakota Heart Gallery


    5201 Bishops Blvd S Ste B, Fargo, ND 58104

  • Northern Plains Botanic Garden Society Inc


    Po Box 3031, Fargo, ND 58103

  • Osage Valley Vigilantes


    Po Box 125, Garden City, MO 64747

  • Plains Art Museum


    Po Box 2338, Fargo, ND 58103

  • Pleasant Hill Historical Society


    Po Box 31, Pleasant Hill, MO 64080

  • Probstfield Farm Living History Foundation Inc


    Po 412, Fargo, ND 58103

  • Racela Educational And Charitable Foundation


    180 Hever Knl, Belton, MO 64012

  • Raymore Historical Society


    Po Box 1483, Raymore, MO 64083

  • Red River Zoological Society


    4255 23rd Ave S, Fargo, ND 58104

  • Roger Maris Museum


    3902 13th Ave S, Fargo, ND 58103
    http://www.rogermarismuseum.com

  • Smoky Hill Railway & Historical Society Inc


    502 S Walnut St, Belton, MO 64012

  • Suggs Historial Site


    60354 Main St, Vandalia, MI 49095

  • Underground Railroad Society Of Cass County


    Po Box 124, Vandalia, MI 49095

  • Veterans Memorial Center


    Po Box 7, Fargo, ND 58103

  • W W 2 Library Museum Inc


    13102 N 228th, Greenwood, NE 68366

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Cass County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Greater Beardstown Airport   (2) Kloker Airport   (3) Krohe Airport  

Bay


(1) Jeps Hole   (2) Muscooten Bay  

Bridge


(1) Wagoner Bridge  

Building


(1) Arenzville Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Ashland Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Beardstown City Hall   (4) Beardstown Fire Department And Ambulance Service   (5) Beardstown Public Library   (6) Beardstown River Museum   (7) Cass County Courthouse   (8) Chandlerville Volunteer Fire Department   (9) Hagener Townhall   (10) Mecca Paramedics   (11) Schultz Hall   (12) Virginia Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Drainage Ditch   (2) North Lake Ditch   (3) Pankey Pond Ditch   (4) South Beardstown Ditch   (5) Valley Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Allendale Cemetery   (2) Arcadia Cemetery   (3) Arenzville City East Cemetery   (4) Arenzville City North Cemetery   (5) Ashland City Cemetery   (6) Beard Cemetery   (7) Beardstown City Cemetery   (8) Bell Cemetery   (9) Berry Cemetery   (10) Bethlehem Cemetery   (11) Black Cemetery   (12) Black Oak Cemetery   (13) Buck Cemetery   (14) Bush Cemetery   (15) Carr Cemetery   (16) Cauby Cemetery   (17) Centenary Cemetery   (18) Chandlerville City Cemetery   (19) Clark Cemetery   (20) Cooper Cemetery   (21) Crow Cemetery   (22) Crum Cemetery   (23) Dupes Cemetery   (24) Flinn Cemetery   (25) Garner Chapel Cemetery   (26) Green-krohe Cemetery   (27) Hackman Cemetery   (28) Hager Cemetery   (29) Harbison-davis Cemetery   (30) Harding Cemetery   (31) Henderson-mcfadden Cemetery   (32) Hopkins Cemetery   (33) Huffman Cemetery   (34) Hulett Cemetery   (35) Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery   (36) James Davis Cemetery   (37) Jockisch Methodist Cemetery   (38) John Epler Taylor Cemetery   (39) John Robertson Cemetery   (40) Krohe Cemetery   (41) Lee Cemetery   (42) Levi Springer Cemetery   (43) Liter Cemetery   (44) Little Shepherd Cemetery   (45) Mcdonald Cemetery   (46) Mclane Cemetery   (47) Monroe Cemetery   (48) Mount Olive Cemetery   (49) Newmansville Cemetery   (50) Oak Grove Cemetery   (51) Oak Ridge Cemetery   (52) Otgen Cemetery   (53) Page A Williams Cemetery   (54) Pontiac Cemetery   (55) Powell Cemetery   (56) Robinson Cemetery   (57) Rucker Cemetery   (58) Saint Augustine Catholic Cemetery   (59) Saint Peters Lutheran Cemetery   (60) Schneider Cemetery   (61) Stephenson Cemetery   (62) Treadway-miller Cemetery   (63) Trinity Lutheran Cemetery   (64) Tureman Cemetery   (65) Wagle Cemetery   (66) Walnut Ridge Cemetery   (67) Wiggens Cemetery   (68) William Nisbet Cemetery   (69) Willson Cemetery   (70) Witty Cemetery   (71) Yatesville Cemetery   (72) Zion Cemetery  

Church


(1) Arcadia Church   (2) Ashland Church Of Christ   (3) Ashland United Methodist Church   (4) Assembly Of God Church   (5) Beardstown Church Of Christ   (6) Beardstown Church Of The Nazarene   (7) Bethel Church   (8) Black Oak Church   (9) Centenary Church Historical   (10) Chandlerville Baptist Church   (11) Eckman Chapel Historical   (12) First Baptist Church   (13) First Church Of God   (14) First Congregational United Church Of Christ   (15) First Evangelical Lutheran Church   (16) First Presbyterian Church   (17) First Southern Baptist Church   (18) First United Methodist Church   (19) Garner Chapel Historical   (20) Grace Lutheran Church   (21) Griggs Chapel Historical   (22) Immanuel Church   (23) Mount Olive Church   (24) Reorganized Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (25) Saint Alexius Catholic Church   (26) Saint Augustine Catholic Church   (27) Saint Johns Lutheran Church   (28) Saint Lukes Catholic Church   (29) Saint Peters Church   (30) Salem Lutheran Church   (31) Sangamon Valley Church   (32) Union Baptist Church   (33) Virginia United Methodist Church   (34) Zion Church Historical  

Civil


(1) Cass County   (2) City Of Beardstown   (3) City Of Virginia   (4) Prentice-sinclair Election Precinct   (5) Township Of Arenzville   (6) Township Of Ashland   (7) Township Of Beardstown   (8) Township Of Bluff Springs   (9) Township Of Chandlerville   (10) Township Of Hagener   (11) Township Of Newmansville   (12) Township Of Panther Creek   (13) Township Of Philadelphia   (14) Township Of Sangamon Valley   (15) Township Of Virginia   (16) Village Of Arenzville   (17) Village Of Ashland   (18) Village Of Chandlerville  

Cliff


(1) Cavanaugh Bluff  

Dam


(1) Finger Lake Dam   (2) La Grange Lock And Dam   (3) Longs Lake Dam   (4) Virginia Lake Dam   (5) Wyatt Pond Dam  

Gut


(1) Fish Creek   (2) Hager Slough   (3) Mchenry Slough  

Hospital


(1) Saint Lukes Health Care Center   (2) Schmitt Memorial Hospital  

Island


(1) Briar Island   (2) Grape Island   (3) La Grange Island  

Lake


(1) Big Lake   (2) Clear Lake   (3) Cottonwood Lake   (4) Cottonwood Lake Historical   (5) Cow Lake   (6) Friend Lake   (7) Johnson Slough   (8) Leeper Lake   (9) Little Lake   (10) Little Picket Lake   (11) Meyers Pond   (12) Mound Lake   (13) Perkins Lake Historical   (14) Pike Lake   (15) Prairie Lake   (16) Silver Moon Lake   (17) Spring Lake   (18) Theivaught Slough   (19) Wolf Lake  

Locale


(1) Beardstown Plaza Shopping Center   (2) South Beardstown Pumping Station   (3) Valley Pumping Station   (4) Virginia Country Club  

Park


(1) Art Zeeck Park   (2) Dunaway Park   (3) Panther Creek State Conservation Area   (4) Roy Roberts Park   (5) Schmoldt Park   (6) Shick Shack Sand Pond Nature Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Anderson   (2) Arcadia   (3) Arenzville   (4) Ashland   (5) Beardstown   (6) Bluff Springs   (7) Burlingame   (8) Cass Historical   (9) Chandlerville   (10) Clear Lake   (11) Gurney Historical   (12) Hagener   (13) Jordanville Historical   (14) Jules   (15) Kisch   (16) La Grange   (17) Literberry   (18) Little Indian   (19) Newmansville   (20) Oak Grove   (21) Old Princeton   (22) Palmerton   (23) Philadelphia   (24) Prentice   (25) Sylvan Historical   (26) Virginia   (27) Yatesville  

Post Office


(1) Beardstown Post Office   (2) Berryton Post Office Historical   (3) Garner Post Office Historical   (4) Literberry Post Office   (5) Prentice Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Finger Lake   (2) La Grange Pool   (3) Longs Lake   (4) Virginia Lake   (5) Wyatt Pond  

School


(1) Arenz School Historical   (2) Ashland-chandlerville Senior High School   (3) Bailey School Historical   (4) Beard School   (5) Beardstown High School   (6) Bethlehem School Historical   (7) Biren School Historical   (8) Blackoak School Historical   (9) Bluff Springs School Historical   (10) Boxelder School Historical   (11) Brick Elementary School   (12) Brush College School Historical   (13) Buck School Historical   (14) Campbell School Historical   (15) Centenary School Historical   (16) Central Public School Historical   (17) Chandlerville Junior High School   (18) Circleville School Historical   (19) Cottonwood School Historical   (20) Crows Point School Historical   (21) Dick School Historical   (22) Edgewood School Historical   (23) George Washington School Historical   (24) Gurney School Historical   (25) Hall School Historical   (26) Harmony School Historical   (27) Hickory School Historical   (28) Jordanville School Historical   (29) Korsmeyer School Historical   (30) Krohe School Historical   (31) La Grange School Historical   (32) Limbo School Historical   (33) Lincoln School   (34) Live Springs School Historical   (35) Lovecamp School Historical   (36) Lydia School Historical   (37) Monroe School Historical   (38) Morgan School Historical   (39) Oak Ridge School Historical   (40) Oakdale School Historical   (41) Olive Branch School Historical   (42) Panther Grove School Historical   (43) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (44) Pontiac School Historical   (45) Prentice School Historical   (46) Providence School Historical   (47) Quebec School Historical   (48) Red Oak School Historical   (49) Saint Johns School   (50) Science Hill School Historical   (51) Springer School Historical   (52) Star School Historical   (53) Sugar Grove School Historical   (54) Swan Lake School Historical   (55) Union Grove School Historical   (56) Union School Historical   (57) Victory School Historical   (58) Virginia High School   (59) Wagoner School Historical   (60) Walnut Grove School Historical   (61) Warrior School Historical   (62) Washington Elementary School   (63) West Point School Historical   (64) Wilson School Historical   (65) Yatesville School Historical  

Stream


(1) Clear Creek   (2) Conover Branch   (3) Cox Creek   (4) Indian Creek   (5) Indian Run   (6) Jobs Creek   (7) Little Indian Creek   (8) Little Jobs Creek   (9) Little Panther Creek   (10) Lost Creek   (11) Mannel Branch   (12) Middle Creek   (13) Miller Creek   (14) Old Channel Mud Creek   (15) Panther Creek   (16) Prairie Creek   (17) Sangamon River  

Tower


(1) Wrms-am Beardstown  

Valley


(1) Buck Hollow   (2) Maxmillian Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Cass County, Illinois

62618 (pop. 7,578) 62691 (pop. 2,550) 62612 (pop. 1,986)
62611 (pop. 1,175) 62627 (pop. 1,157)  


Counties Nearby Cass County, Illinois

Morgan County, IL  (pop. 35,322) 18.4 Miles
Schuyler County, IL  (pop. 6,917) 20.0 Miles
Menard County, IL  (pop. 12,460) 24.6 Miles
Brown County, IL  (pop. 6,593) 25.0 Miles
Scott County, IL  (pop. 5,238) 25.2 Miles
Mason County, IL  (pop. 15,075) 27.2 Miles
Sangamon County, IL  (pop. 199,109) 36.2 Miles
Fulton County, IL  (pop. 36,660) 36.5 Miles
Mcdonough County, IL  (pop. 32,515) 40.3 Miles
Pike County, IL  (pop. 16,484) 40.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Cass County, Illinois

217



Elevation in Cass County, Illinois is 627.0 ft. (191.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Cass County, Illinois

Lat: 39.975926 N        Long: -90.269918 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Cass 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.

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 Cass County, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 188   (3.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 306   (5.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 372   (6.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 672   (11.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 568   (9.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 981   (16.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 995   (16.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 447   (7.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 120   (2.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 158   (2.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 97   (1.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 21   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 737   (12.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 460   (7.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Cass County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,573

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 761

In 3-person carpool : 363

In 4-person carpool : 66

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 39

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 16

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 13

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 7

Bicycle : 14

Walked : 89

Other means : 55

Worked at home : 217


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Cass County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 539

5 to 9 minutes : 1,330

10 to 14 minutes : 876

15 to 19 minutes : 415

20 to 24 minutes : 526

25 to 29 minutes : 363

30 to 34 minutes : 634

35 to 39 minutes : 129

40 to 44 minutes : 137

45 to 59 minutes : 402

60 to 89 minutes : 446

90 or more minutes : 199


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Cass County, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 1,318

No Social Security income : 3,711


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Cass County, Illinois)

With retirement income : 855

No retirement income : 4,174


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Cass County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 196

$10,000 to $14,999 : 136

$15,000 to $19,999 : 129

$20,000 to $24,999 : 119

$25,000 to $29,999 : 223

$30,000 to $34,999 : 244

$35,000 to $39,999 : 253

$40,000 to $44,999 : 184

$45,000 to $49,999 : 214

$50,000 to $59,999 : 277

$60,000 to $74,999 : 465

$75,000 to $99,999 : 561

$100,000 to $124,999 : 223

$125,000 to $149,999 : 122

$150,000 to $199,999 : 64

$200,000 or more : 18


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Cass County, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $50,656


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Cass County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 784  (21.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 413  (11.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 371  (10.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 144  (4.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 616  (17.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 853  (29.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 565  (19.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,006  (35.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Cass County, Illinois

Employed: 7,378
Unemployed: 324



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Cass 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: 39.7%
  • Other: 60.3%



Water Usage In Cass County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 9.02 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 9.02 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 926 Farms In Cass County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Cass County, Illinois

West Central Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $772.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

The First National Bank Of Beardstown - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $102.4k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

The First National Bank Of Arenzville - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $84.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

The First National Bank Of Barry - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $119.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

Petefish, Skiles & Co. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $176.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

Beardstown Savings S.b. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $45.6k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Cass County, Illinois

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 14.0 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)

  • Capital


    (about 32.6 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 32.6 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Macomb Municipal


    (about 42.7 miles in Macomb, Illinois; Airport Code: MQB)

  • Quincy Regional-Baldwin Field


    (about 49.0 miles in Fowler, Illinois; Airport Code: UIN)

  • Logan County


    (about 51.0 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 56.4 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • General Downing - Peoria International


    (about 56.4 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Galesburg Municipal


    (about 67.0 miles in Galesburg, Illinois; Airport Code: GBG)

  • Keokuk Municipal


    (about 69.7 miles in Keokuk, Iowa; Airport Code: EOK)

  • Southeast Iowa Regional


    (about 71.7 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Burlington Municipal


    (about 71.8 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Fort Madison Municipal


    (about 73.0 miles in Fort Madison, Iowa; Airport Code: FMS)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 74.9 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • St. Louis Regional


    (about 75.8 miles in East Alton, Illinois; Airport Code: ALN)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 79.0 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Lambert-St. Louis International


    (about 85.0 miles in Lambert Airport, Missouri; Airport Code: STL)

  • Spirit of St. Louis


    (about 93.0 miles in Chesterfield, Missouri; Airport Code: SUS)

  • Bi-State Parks


    (about 97.2 miles in Cahokia, Illinois; Airport Code: CPS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Cass County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.25%

Carpooled

20.09%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.06%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.14%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.06%

Bicycle

0.12%

Walked

2.68%

Other Means

0.08%

Worked At Home

4.51%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,615

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 341

Female householder, no husband present : 472

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,224

Householder not living alone : 377


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Cass County, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 12

Male householder and female partner : 338

Female householder and female partner : 10

Female householder and male partner : 98

All other households : 4,571


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Cass County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,215

Renter-occupied housing units : 400

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 167

Renter-occupied housing units : 174

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 296

Renter-occupied housing units : 176

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,046

Renter-occupied housing units : 555


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Cass County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 449

$10,000 to $14,999 : 356

$15,000 to $19,999 : 213

$20,000 to $24,999 : 251

$25,000 to $29,999 : 413

$30,000 to $34,999 : 444

$35,000 to $39,999 : 301

$40,000 to $44,999 : 308

$45,000 to $49,999 : 261

$50,000 to $59,999 : 379

$60,000 to $74,999 : 522

$75,000 to $99,999 : 679

$100,000 to $124,999 : 226

$125,000 to $149,999 : 128

$150,000 to $199,999 : 64

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Cass County, Illinois)

Total : 5,975


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Cass County, Illinois)

Occupied : 5,029

Vacant : 946


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Cass County, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Cass County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 129

Built 2000 to 2004 : 201

Built 1990 to 1999 : 392

Built 1980 to 1989 : 387

Built 1970 to 1979 : 907

Built 1960 to 1969 : 450

Built 1950 to 1959 : 722

Built 1940 to 1949 : 490

Built 1939 or earlier : 2,297


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Cass County, Illinois)

Utility gas : 3,406

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 702

Electricity : 790

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 7

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 116

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 8

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Cass County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 149

$10,000 to $14,999 : 73

$15,000 to $19,999 : 141

$20,000 to $24,999 : 91

$25,000 to $29,999 : 145

$30,000 to $34,999 : 184

$35,000 to $39,999 : 47

$40,000 to $49,999 : 275

$50,000 to $59,999 : 263

$60,000 to $69,999 : 420

$70,000 to $79,999 : 285

$80,000 to $89,999 : 255

$90,000 to $99,999 : 226

$100,000 to $124,999 : 515

$125,000 to $149,999 : 150

$150,000 to $174,999 : 141

$175,000 to $199,999 : 111

$200,000 to $249,999 : 91

$250,000 to $299,999 : 41

$300,000 to $399,999 : 56

$400,000 to $499,999 : 13

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 29

$1,000,000 or more : 23


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Cass County, 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 : 159

Home equity loan only : 126

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 5

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,792

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,642


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $150,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $111,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $97,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $65,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $69,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $87,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $62,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $75,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $68,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Cass County, Illinois: 67.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Cass 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 11 11 $778,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $778,000
2000        
  Single Family 11 11 $767,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $767,000
2001        
  Single Family 10 10 $910,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $910,000
2002        
  Single Family 13 13 $1,140,370
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $1,140,370
2003        
  Single Family 24 24 $2,150,509
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $2,150,509
2004        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,678,518
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $1,219,040
  Five or More Family 8 64 $5,216,940
  Total

32 100 $8,114,498
2005        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,045,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,045,000
2006        
  Single Family 21 21 $1,964,212
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

21 21 $1,964,212


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Cass County, IL): $35,243
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Cass County): $54,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Cass County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 69.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 14.7%
Electricity: 13.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Cass County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 79.89%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 20.11%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Cass County): $419
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Cass County): $524


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



Health Care Centers Close To Cass County, Illinois

Cass County Home Health Agency


     Address: 331 South Main Street, Virginia, Illinois 62691
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 3/1/1983

Menard County Health Departmen


     Address: 937 N 5th St, Petersburg, Illinois 62675
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/2/1966

Mason District Hospital Home Health


     Address: 615 North Promenade, Havana, Illinois 62644
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/9/1982

Memorial Home Services


     Address: 720 North Bond Street, Springfield, Illinois 62702
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Advanced Healthcare Services, Llc


     Address: 104 West Illinois Street, New Berlin, Illinois 62670
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/5/2007

Hospitals Close To Cass County, Illinois

Passavant Area Hospital


     Address: 1600 W Walnut St, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sarah D Culbertson Memorial Hospital


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

Mason District Hospital


     Address: "615 North Promenade Street,p O Box 530", Havana, Illinois 62644
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

St Johns Hospital


     Address: 800 E Carpenter St, Springfield, Illinois 62769
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Memorial Medical Center


     Address: 701 N First St, Springfield, Illinois 62781
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Cass County, Illinois

Heritage Manor-beardstown East


     Address: 1501 Canal Street, Beardstown, Illinois 62618
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Heritage Manor-beardstown South


     Address: 8306 St Lukes Drive, Beardstown, Illinois 62618
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Walker Nursing Home


     Address: 530 East Beardstown Street, Virginia, Illinois 62691
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 46
     Percent Occupied: 65%

Modern Care Convalescent & Nursing


     Address: 1500 West Walnut, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Jacksonville Cnv Center


     Address: 1517 West Walnut Street, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 78%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Cass County, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 70 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Cass County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,940
    Disabled Workers: 495
    Widowers Workers: 605
    Spouses Workers: 290
    Children Workers: 285


(updated 2007)



Cass County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 43.72%
  • Bush & Cheney 55.49%
  • Other 0.79%



(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 Cass County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Cass County, IL

5.45 % of Cass County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $22,953

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Morgan County , IL 0.85 % ($25,419 AGI )
  • Sangamon County , IL 0.71 % ($24,722 AGI )
  • Schuyler County , IL 0.54 % ($21,222 AGI )

Relocation away from Cass County, IL

6.60 % of Cass 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 $32,350

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Morgan County , IL 1.23 % ($36,905 AGI )
  • Sangamon County , IL 1.12 % ($35,842 AGI )
  • Schuyler County , IL 0.69 % ($32,229 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.20 % ($20,500 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 Cass County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Cass County, Illinois


On 04/19/2002, a tornado touched down 0.67 miles from the center of Cass County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/23/1960, a tornado touched down 3.19 miles from the center of Cass County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 04/07/1998, a tornado touched down 7.19 miles from the center of Cass County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 04/07/1998, a tornado touched down 7.86 miles from the center of Cass County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/27/1973, a tornado touched down 9 miles from the center of Cass County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.



Storms In Cass County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/08/1996, 04:00 am 0 0 $2M --
05/16/1995, 06:00 am 0 0 $1M --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/12/1999, 07:20 pm 0 0 $210K $7M
04/30/1997, 01:17 pm 0 0 $8K --
         



Tornados In Cass County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1999-08-12 1 75 1 0 0 $20K --
  1998-06-14 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1998-04-07 3 66 2 0 0 -- --
  1998-04-07 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1990-11-27 6 100 2 0 0 $250K --
  1985-11-18 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1982-05-30 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1973-12-04 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1973-08-08 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1973-07-27 -- 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1967-01-24 5 80 3 1 3 $25K --
  1967-01-24 5 30 1 0 1 -- --
  1957-03-14 2 33 2 0 0 $25K --
  1955-12-03 13 100 1 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 Cass 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)



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