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Demographics Analysis

The people of Douglas 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
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 777

5 to 9 years : 621

10 to 14 years : 750

15 to 17 years : 412

18 and 19 years : 247

20 years : 219

21 years : 79

22 to 24 years : 343

25 to 29 years : 536

30 to 34 years : 553

35 to 39 years : 622

40 to 44 years : 650

45 to 49 years : 724

50 to 54 years : 691

55 to 59 years : 566

60 and 61 years : 221

62 to 64 years : 271

65 and 66 years : 70

67 to 69 years : 164

70 to 74 years : 448

75 to 79 years : 227

80 to 84 years : 166

85 years and over : 156

Female:

Under 5 years : 724

5 to 9 years : 583

10 to 14 years : 804

15 to 17 years : 410

18 and 19 years : 224

20 years : 174

21 years : 78

22 to 24 years : 349

25 to 29 years : 514

30 to 34 years : 547

35 to 39 years : 634

40 to 44 years : 608

45 to 49 years : 722

50 to 54 years : 671

55 to 59 years : 636

60 and 61 years : 158

62 to 64 years : 263

65 and 66 years : 118

67 to 69 years : 323

70 to 74 years : 411

75 to 79 years : 352

80 to 84 years : 241

85 years and over : 379


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 10,751

Multiple ancestry : 4,289

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 153

Ancestry not reported : 4,243


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 18,678

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 32

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 206

Not a U.S. citizen : 502


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,501

5 to 17 years : 3,580

18 to 24 years : 1,713

25 to 34 years : 2,150

35 to 44 years : 2,514

45 to 54 years : 2,808

55 to 59 years : 1,202

60 and 61 years : 379

62 to 64 years : 534

65 to 74 years : 1,534

75 years and over : 1,521

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,422

5 to 17 years : 3,039

18 to 24 years : 1,357

25 to 34 years : 1,754

35 to 44 years : 1,833

45 to 54 years : 2,301

55 to 59 years : 872

60 and 61 years : 308

62 to 64 years : 443

65 to 74 years : 1,153

75 years and over : 1,316

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 66

5 to 17 years : 407

18 to 24 years : 301

25 to 34 years : 212

35 to 44 years : 466

45 to 54 years : 446

55 to 59 years : 262

60 and 61 years : 71

62 to 64 years : 84

65 to 74 years : 360

75 years and over : 205

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 14

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 11

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 134

18 to 24 years : 41

25 to 34 years : 184

35 to 44 years : 204

45 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 68

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 17

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 7,673

Female : 8,125

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,452

Female : 1,428

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 11

Female : 39

Foreign born:

Male : 377

Female : 331


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 15,432

Born in other state in the United States : 2,789

Native: born outside the United States : 36

Foreign born : 365


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,648

Now married, except separated : 7,062

Divorced : 1,294

Separated : 151

Widowed : 841

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 553

Now married, except separated : 1,514

Divorced : 180

Separated : 39

Widowed : 266

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 34

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4

Foreign born:

Never married : 43

Now married, except separated : 508

Divorced : 17

Separated : 19

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 15,285

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 406

Speak English less than "very well" : 514

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

German:

Speak English "very well" : 978

Speak English less than "very well" : 305

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 203

Speak English less than "very well" : 112

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 51

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Douglas County, Illinois

  • German: 5,458   (31.2%)
  • United States Or American: 2,847   (16.3%)
  • English: 2,149   (12.3%)
  • Irish: 1,959   (11.2%)
  • Other Groups: 1,699   (9.7%)
  • Scottish: 526   (3.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 480   (2.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 439   (2.5%)
  • Swiss: 298   (1.7%)
  • Dutch: 275   (1.6%)
  • Norwegian: 214   (1.2%)
  • Italian: 195   (1.1%)
  • Swedish: 181   (1.0%)
  • Polish: 127   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 118   (0.7%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 90   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 64   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 63   (0.4%)
  • European: 60   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 46   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 44   (0.3%)
  • Iranian: 31   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 28   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 22   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 15   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 13   (0.1%)
  • British: 11   (0.1%)
  • Macedonian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Albanian: 8   (0.0%)
  • Russian: 8   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 5   (0.0%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 4   (0.0%)
  • Turkish: 4   (0.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.0%)
  • Serbian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Northern European: 2   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Douglas County, Illinois is 19,436



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Douglas County, Illinois: 9,513
Female Population in Douglas County, Illinois: 9,923


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Douglas County, Illinois: 36.6
Median Female Resident Age in Douglas County, Illinois: 39.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Douglas County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

39.4

Male

37.6

Female

41.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.3

Male

20.5

Female

20.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

44.0

Male

45.3

Female

39.3

Asian


Both sexes

36.5

Male

38.5

Female

33.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

27.5

Male

28.5

Female

25.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.5

Male

15.0

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.7

Male

26.1

Female

23.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.2

Male

38.3

Female

41.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Douglas County, Illinois


  • White: 18,622
  • African American: 101
  • American Indian: 54
  • Asian: 96
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 388
  • Two or More Races: 175



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 47   (0.77%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 27   (0.44%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 71   (1.16%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 654   (10.67%)
  • 9th Grade: 92   (1.5%)
  • 10th Grade: 143   (2.33%)
  • 11th Grade: 98   (1.6%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 113   (1.84%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,482   (40.51%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 515   (8.41%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 659   (10.76%)
  • Associate Degree: 325   (5.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 610   (9.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 208   (3.39%)
  • Professional School Degree: 47   (0.77%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 36   (0.59%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 31   (0.46%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.15%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 54   (0.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 684   (10.06%)
  • 9th Grade: 103   (1.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 204   (3%)
  • 11th Grade: 146   (2.15%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 197   (2.9%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,634   (38.76%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 488   (7.18%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 858   (12.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 502   (7.39%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 610   (8.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 195   (2.87%)
  • Professional School Degree: 74   (1.09%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.09%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Douglas County, Illinois

  • Tuscola Cusd 301


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 409 S Prairie St, Tuscola, IL 61953, Phone: (217) 253-4241, Students: 994 )

  • Arcola Cusd 306


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 351 W Washington St, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-4963, Students: 705 )

  • Villa Grove Cusd 302


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 400 N Sycamore St, Villa Grove, IL 61956, Phone: (217) 832-2261, Students: 669 )

  • Arthur Cusd 305


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 301 E Columbia St, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: (217) 543-2511, Students: 504 )

  • Atwood Hammond Cusd 39


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 890, Atwood, IL 61913, Phone: (217) 578-3111, Students: 447 )

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

  • North Ward Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 1201 N Prairie St, Tuscola, IL 61953, Phone: (217) 253-2712, Students: 420 )

  • Arcola Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 351 W Washington St, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-4961, Students: 402 )

  • Villa Grove Elem School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 400 N Sycamore St, Villa Grove, IL 61956, Phone: (217) 832-2261, Students: 337 )

  • Atwood-hammond Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 860, Atwood, IL 61913, Phone: (217) 578-2220, Students: 325 )

  • Arthur Elem School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 126 E Lincoln St, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: (217) 543-2109, Students: 309 )

  • East Prairie Jr High School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 409 S Prairie St, Tuscola, IL 61953, Phone: (217) 253-2828, Students: 296 )

  • Newman Grade School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 207 S Coffin St, Newman, IL 61942, Phone: (217) 837-2475, Students: 143 )

  • Villa Grove Jr High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 400 N Sycamore St, Villa Grove, IL 61956, Phone: (217) 832-2261, Students: 106 )

  • H E L P Arcola


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 211 1/2 S Jacques, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-3855, Students: 71 )

  • Arthur Jr High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 301 E Columbia St, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: (217) 543-2146, Students: 66 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Douglas County, Illinois

  • Arcola High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 351 W Washington St, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-4962, Students: 303 )

  • Tuscola High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 500 S Prairie St, Tuscola, IL 61953, Phone: (217) 253-2377, Students: 278 )

  • Villa Grove High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 400 N Sycamore St, Villa Grove, IL 61956, Phone: (217) 832-2321, Students: 226 )

  • Arthur Sr High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 301 E Columbia St, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: (217) 543-2146, Students: 129 )

  • Atwood Hammond High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 890, Atwood, IL 61913, Phone: (217) 578-2226, Students: 122 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Douglas County, Illinois

  • Pleasant View School


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 184 N County Road 300e, Arcola, IL 61910, Phone: (217) 268-3886, Students: 68 )

  • Arthur Mennonite School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Rr 1 Box 194b, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: (217) 543-2397, Students: 44 )

  • Plainview Parochial School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: Rr 1 Box 172c, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: (217) 728-8084, Students: 37 )

  • South Prairie School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 18338 N County Road 200e, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: () -, Students: 35 )

  • Prairie Lane Amish School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 321 E 300 N, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: () -, Students: 34 )

  • Bear Creek School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 598 N County Road 325 E, Tuscola, IL 61953, Phone: (217) 543-3230, Students: 32 )

  • Rosedale School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: Rr 2 Box 50b, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: () -, Students: 30 )

  • Railside School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: Rr 1 Box 139, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: () -, Students: 30 )

  • Northside School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 125 East 500 N, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: (217) 543-2888, Students: 27 )

  • Meadowlark School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 120n E Cr 200 N, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: () -, Students: 22 )

  • Prairie Mennonite School


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 168 E County Road 700 N, Arthur, IL 61911, Phone: (217) 578-3758, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Douglas County, Illinois

  • Arcola Public Library District


    407 East Main Street, Arcola, IL 61910

  • Arthur Public Library District


    225 South Walnut Street, Arthur, IL 61911

  • Atwood-hammond Public Library District


    123 North Main Street, Atwood, IL 61913

  • Camargo Township District Library


    14 North Main Street, Villa Grove, IL 61956

  • Newman Regional Library District


    108 West Yates Street, Newman, IL 61942

  • Tuscola Public Library


    112 East Sale Street, Tuscola, IL 61953

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Douglas County, Illinois


  • Air Medical Memorial


    Po Box 842, Castle Rock, CO 80104

  • American Flight Museum Inc


    4134 Seele Way, Lawrence, KS 66049

  • Amish Interpretive Center


    111 S Locust St, Arcola, IL 61910
    http://amishcenter.com

  • Amphibious Ships Museum Inc


    3664 Huntington Ave, Omaha, NE 68112

  • Arcola Foundation


    127 S Oak St, Arcola, IL 61910

  • Artist Coop Gallery Inc


    405 S 11th St, Omaha, NE 68102
    http://www.artistsco-opgallery.com

  • Ava Art Guild


    Po Box 1463, Ava, MO 65608

  • Barnes Area Historical Association


    51580 State Highway 27, Solon Springs, WI 54873

  • Bates Park & Museum Foundation Inc


    430 Se Main St, Roseburg, OR 97470

  • Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts


    724 S 12th St, Omaha, NE 68102
    http://www.bemiscenter.org

  • Benson Historical Society


    Po Box 4153, Omaha, NE 68104

  • Bong P 38 Fund Inc


    305 E 2nd St, Superior, WI 54880
    http://www.bvhcenter.org

  • Boys Town Hall Of History And Father Flanagan House


    14057 Flanagan Boulevard, Boys Town, NE 68010

  • Brandon History And Information Center


    Po Box 514, Brandon, MN 56315

  • Calapooia Reflections Museum


    Po Box 6, Sutherlin, OR 97479

  • Calapooia Reflections Pho


    255 Raintree Ave, Sutherlin, OR 97479

  • Carson Valley Arts Council


    Po Box 244, Minden, NV 89423

  • Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center


    1477 Highway 395, Gardnerville, NV 89410

  • Castle Rock Civil War Unit


    Po Box 2101, Castle Rock, CO 80104

  • Castle Rock Historical Society


    Po Box 1572, Castle Rock, CO 80104
    http://www.castlerockmuseum.org

  • Clinton Lake Museum


    Clinton Lk, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Col John W Ripley Memorial Foundation Tr Dtd 01292010


    700 Massachusettes Suite 203, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Constitutional Heritage Inst


    Po Box 540787, Omaha, NE 68154

  • Cow Creek Historical Society


    Po Box 310, Glendale, OR 97442

  • Douglas Community Historical Association


    Box 822, Waterville, WA 98858

  • Douglas County Genealogical Society


    1404 Haven Circle, Douglasville, GA 30135

  • Douglas County Historical And Genealogical Society Inc


    Po Box 986, Ava, MO 65608

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    Po Box 78, Castle Rock, CO 80104

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1047 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1047 Masscht St, Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1219 Nokomis St, Alexandria, MN 56308
    http://www.dchsmn.org

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    5730 N 30th St 11b, Omaha, NE 68111
    http://www.omahahistory.org

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    1477 Hwy 395 N, Gardnerville, NV 89410

  • Douglas County Historical Society


    Po Box 2534, Roseburg, OR 97470

  • Douglas County Historical Society Foundation


    5730 N 30th St, Omaha, NE 68111
    http://www.omahahistory.org

  • Douglas County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 641, Waterville, WA 98858

  • Douglas County Historical Society Inc


    1101 John Ave, Superior, WI 54880
    http://www.douglashistory.org

  • Douglas County Illinois Historical Society


    402 N Pine St, Villa Grove, IL 61956

  • Douglas County Museum


    700 South Main Street, Tuscola, IL 61953

  • Douglas County Museum


    124 West Walnut Street, Waterville, WA 98858

  • Douglas County Museum And Library


    123 Museum Drive, Roseburg, OR 97470
    http://www.douglasmuseum.com

  • Douglas County Museum Foundation


    123 Museum Dr, Roseburg, OR 97470
    http://www.co.douglas.or.us/museum

  • Douglas County Museum Of History And Natural History


    123 Museum Drive, Roseburg, OR 97470
    http://www.douglasmuseum.com

  • Douglas County Veterans Monument Foundation Corp


    4400 Castleton Court, Castle Rock, CO 80104

  • El Museo Latino


    4701 S 25th St, Omaha, NE 68107
    http://www.elmuseolatino.org

  • Elkhorn Historical Society


    Po Box 187, Elkhorn, NE 68022

  • Elkhorn Station Main Street


    Po Box 694, Omaha, NE 68102

  • Elkton Community Education Center


    , Elkton, OR 97436

  • Fairlawn Mansion And Museum


    906 E 2nd St, Superior, WI 54880
    http://www.superiorpublicmuseums.org

  • Fire Fighters Memorial Foundation Inc


    6005 Grover St, Omaha, NE 68106

  • Florence Futures


    12107 North 40th Street, Omaha, NE 68112

  • Florence Historical Foundation


    Po Box 12331, Omaha, NE 68112

  • Freedom Park, Inc.


    2497 Freedom Park Road, Omaha, NE 68110

  • Friends Of Historical Trinidad Inc


    15957 E Tall Timber Ln, Parker, CO 80134

  • Friends Of Sweetwater Creek State Park Inc


    1826 Mount Vernon Rd, Lithia Springs, GA 30122

  • Friends Of Wicks Tavern Inc


    Pob 2, Winston, GA 30187

  • Gardiner-reedsport Salmon Trout Enhancement Program Step Inc


    Po Box 235, Reedsport, OR 97467

  • Genealogical Society Of Douglas County


    1036 Se Douglas Avenue Rm 105b, Roseburg, OR 97470

  • Glenbrook Historical Society Inc


    2248 Meridian Blvd Ste H, Minden, NV 89423

  • Gordon Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 222, Gordon, WI 54838


* There are 94 more museums in Douglas County, Illinois not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Douglas County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Bragg Landing Strip Historical   (2) Cooch Landing Area   (3) Cooper Landing Field Historical   (4) Kamm Airport Historical   (5) Larry D Herschberger Airport Historical   (6) Mayhall Airport   (7) Tuscola Airport   (8) Williams Landing Strip Historical  

Bridge


(1) Barnett Bridge  

Building


(1) Arcola City Hall   (2) Arcola Fire Protection District Town Hall Station   (3) Arcola Fire Protection District Westside Station   (4) Arcola Public Library   (5) Arthur Ambulance Service   (6) Arthur Public Library   (7) Arthur Rural Fire Protection District   (8) Arthur Town Hall   (9) Atwood Fire Protection District   (10) Cabot Corporation Tuscola Fire Station   (11) Camargo Countryside Fire Protection District Camargo   (12) Camargo Countryside Fire Protection District Murdock   (13) Camargo Township Library   (14) Carle Health Care Ambulance   (15) Crittenden Townhall   (16) Douglas County Agricultural Center   (17) Douglas County Courthouse   (18) Douglas County Museum   (19) Hindsboro Community Fire Protection District   (20) Jonathan Creek Townhall   (21) Lowe Townhall   (22) Newman Community Fire Protection District   (23) Shrader Ambulance Service   (24) Tuscola City Hall   (25) Tuscola Fire Department North   (26) Tuscola Fire Department South   (27) Tuscola Public Library   (28) Villa Grove Community Building   (29) Villa Grove Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Arcola Drainage Ditch Number 4   (2) Tuscola Number 4 Drain   (3) Tuscola Number 5 Drain   (4) West Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Albin Cemetery   (2) Antioch Cemetery   (3) Bourbon Cemetery   (4) Broadus Cemetery   (5) Campbell Cemetery   (6) East Humboldt Cemetery   (7) Fillmore Cemetery   (8) Gill Cemetery   (9) Gwinn Cemetery   (10) Hammett Cemetery   (11) Jessee Cemetery   (12) Lake Fork Cemetery   (13) Lewis Cemetery   (14) Lower Lester Cemetery   (15) Mackville Cemetery   (16) Miller Cemetery   (17) Moore Cemetery   (18) Mount Zion Cemetery   (19) Murdock Cemetery   (20) Oak Ridge Cemetery   (21) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (22) Taylor Cemetery   (23) Township Cemetery   (24) Tuscola Township Cemetery   (25) Upper Lester Cemetery   (26) Van Voorhis Cemetery   (27) Yoder Cemetery  

Church


(1) Arcola Presbyterian Church   (2) Arcola United Methodist Church   (3) Arthur Church Of Christ   (4) Arthur Mennonite Church   (5) Arthur United Methodist Church   (6) Bache Memorial Church   (7) Camargo United Methodist Church   (8) Cartwright United Methodist Church   (9) Church Of The Nazarene   (10) First Apostolic Church   (11) First Baptist Church   (12) First Baptist Church Of Arcola   (13) First Christian Church   (14) First Church Of God   (15) First United Presbyterian Church   (16) Forty Martyrs Catholic Church   (17) Free Methodist Episcopal Church   (18) Hillcrest Southern Baptist Church   (19) Hindsboro Christian Church   (20) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (21) Lake Fork United Church Of Christ   (22) Living Hope Fellowship Church   (23) Macedonia Church   (24) Mount Gilead United Methodist Church   (25) Nazarene Church Historical   (26) Newman United Methodist Church   (27) Pleasant View Church   (28) Quinn Chapel   (29) Sacred Heart Catholic Church   (30) Saint Johns Catholic Church   (31) Union Prairie Church   (32) United Church Of Atwood   (33) Victory Church   (34) Vine Street Christian Church   (35) Wesley Chapel   (36) Zion Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Arcola   (2) City Of Newman   (3) City Of Tuscola   (4) City Of Villa Grove   (5) Douglas County   (6) Township Of Arcola   (7) Township Of Bourbon   (8) Township Of Bowdre   (9) Township Of Camargo   (10) Township Of Crittenden   (11) Township Of Garrett   (12) Township Of Jonathan Creek   (13) Township Of Murdock   (14) Township Of Newman   (15) Township Of Sargent   (16) Township Of Tuscola   (17) Village Of Arthur   (18) Village Of Atwood   (19) Village Of Camargo   (20) Village Of Garrett   (21) Village Of Hindsboro  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 203   (2) Interchange 212  

Dam


(1) National Petroleum Chemical Company Plant Dam   (2) Patterson Springs Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Jarman Memorial Hospital Historical  

Lake


(1) Henson Pond  

Locale


(1) Arcola Water Works   (2) Brushy Fork Town Hall   (3) Prairie Observatory   (4) Rockome Gardens  

Mine


(1) Tuscola Quarry  

Park


(1) Atwood Park   (2) Ervin Park   (3) Memorial Park   (4) Moore Memorial Park   (5) Richey Park   (6) Wimple Park  

Populated Place


(1) Arcola   (2) Arthur   (3) Atwood   (4) Bourbon   (5) Cadwell   (6) Camargo   (7) Chesterville   (8) Chicken Bristle   (9) Fairbanks   (10) Ficklin   (11) Fillmore Historical   (12) Filson   (13) Galton   (14) Garrett   (15) Hayes   (16) Hillcrest   (17) Hindsboro   (18) Hugo   (19) Kemp   (20) Mackville   (21) Meadowview   (22) Murdock   (23) Newman   (24) North Prairie Acres   (25) Northgate   (26) Parkview   (27) Patterson Springs   (28) Southland Acres   (29) Tuscola   (30) Villa Grove   (31) West Ridge   (32) Yoder Addition  

Post Office


(1) Arcola Post Office   (2) Arthur Post Office   (3) Bourbon Post Office Historical   (4) Brushy Fork Post Office Historical   (5) Chesterville Post Office Historical   (6) Filson Post Office Historical   (7) Kemp Post Office Historical   (8) Murdock Post Office   (9) Tuscola Post Office   (10) Villa Grove Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) National Petroleum Chemical Company Plant Reservoir   (2) Patterson Springs Lake   (3) Spring Lake  

School


(1) Allison School Historical   (2) Arcola High School   (3) Arthur Elementary School   (4) Arthur Senior High School   (5) Ashland School Historical   (6) Atwood-hammond Elementary School   (7) Atwood-hammond High School   (8) Bagdad School Historical   (9) Beasley School Historical   (10) Bolinger School Historical   (11) Center School Historical   (12) Chesterville School Historical   (13) Chocktaw School Historical   (14) Cofer School Historical   (15) Columbia School Historical   (16) De Hart School Historical   (17) Deer Creek School Historical   (18) Dickey School Historical   (19) Dry Point School Historical   (20) Duffle School Historical   (21) East Prairie Junior High School   (22) East Prairie School Historical   (23) East Side Public School Historical   (24) Eureka School   (25) Eversole School Historical   (26) Fairplay School Historical   (27) Fairview School Historical   (28) Filson School Historical   (29) Forty Martyrs School   (30) Galton School Historical   (31) German School Historical   (32) Greenwood School Historical   (33) Hemingway School Historical   (34) Hobert School Historical   (35) Jonathan Creek School   (36) Liberty School Historical   (37) Lilly School Historical   (38) Maple Grove School Historical   (39) Mcdonald School Historical   (40) Mennonite School   (41) Mount Carmel School Historical   (42) Newman Grade School   (43) Newman High School   (44) North Side School   (45) North Ward Elementary School   (46) Otto School Historical   (47) Plainview School   (48) Pleasant Grove School Historical   (49) Prairie Lane School   (50) Pulltight School Historical   (51) Reeder School Historical   (52) Scales School Historical   (53) Shaw School Historical   (54) Shiloh School Historical   (55) South Prairie School   (56) Town Line School Historical   (57) Tuscola High School   (58) Villa Grove High School   (59) Welch School Historical   (60) West Prairie School Historical   (61) West Side Public School Historical   (62) Wheatley School Historical   (63) Yoder School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Black Slough   (3) Brushy Fork   (4) Deer Creek   (5) Dry Fork   (6) East Branch Embarras River   (7) Hackett Branch   (8) Hayes Branch   (9) Jordan Slough   (10) Lake Fork   (11) Lake Fork Special Ditch   (12) Long Point Slough   (13) Newman Number 2 Drain   (14) Scattering Fork   (15) Twomile Slough   (16) West Fork Kaskaskia River  

Tower


(1) Witt-fm Tuscola  

Woods


(1) Shady Crest Orchard  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Douglas County, Illinois

61953 (pop. 6,285) 61910 (pop. 4,370) 61911 (pop. 4,085)
61956 (pop. 2,909) 61913 (pop. 1,882) 61942 (pop. 1,334)
61919 (pop. 803) 61930 (pop. 607) 61941 (pop. 117)


Counties Nearby Douglas County, Illinois

Coles County, IL  (pop. 53,705) 18.2 Miles
Moultrie County, IL  (pop. 14,344) 22.7 Miles
Piatt County, IL  (pop. 16,499) 23.9 Miles
Champaign County, IL  (pop. 203,586) 25.4 Miles
Edgar County, IL  (pop. 18,750) 27.0 Miles
Cumberland County, IL  (pop. 10,802) 34.4 Miles
Clark County, IL  (pop. 16,778) 37.3 Miles
Macon County, IL  (pop. 109,942) 38.5 Miles
Vermilion County, IL  (pop. 80,809) 39.3 Miles
Shelby County, IL  (pop. 22,200) 40.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Douglas County, Illinois

217



Elevation in Douglas County, Illinois is 637.0 ft. (194.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Douglas County, Illinois

Lat: 39.769979 N        Long: -88.236661 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 363   (4.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 361   (4.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 478   (5.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,209   (13.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 923   (10.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,362   (15.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,406   (15.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 815   (9.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 244   (2.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 302   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 171   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 52   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 554   (6.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 638   (7.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 6,631

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 1,102

In 3-person carpool : 165

In 4-person carpool : 64

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 51

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 43

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 15

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 294

Walked : 324

Other means : 68

Worked at home : 447


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,177

5 to 9 minutes : 1,768

10 to 14 minutes : 984

15 to 19 minutes : 827

20 to 24 minutes : 694

25 to 29 minutes : 444

30 to 34 minutes : 1,120

35 to 39 minutes : 382

40 to 44 minutes : 397

45 to 59 minutes : 619

60 to 89 minutes : 232

90 or more minutes : 113


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 2,139

No Social Security income : 5,457


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,215

No retirement income : 6,381


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 129

$10,000 to $14,999 : 89

$15,000 to $19,999 : 127

$20,000 to $24,999 : 216

$25,000 to $29,999 : 198

$30,000 to $34,999 : 402

$35,000 to $39,999 : 404

$40,000 to $44,999 : 257

$45,000 to $49,999 : 209

$50,000 to $59,999 : 651

$60,000 to $74,999 : 986

$75,000 to $99,999 : 789

$100,000 to $124,999 : 500

$125,000 to $149,999 : 152

$150,000 to $199,999 : 111

$200,000 or more : 67


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $59,341


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Douglas County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,254  (23.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 496  (9.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 808  (15.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 84  (1.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 899  (17.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,170  (27.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 947  (22.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,559  (36.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 18  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 27  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Douglas County, Illinois

Employed: 9,919
Unemployed: 430



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Douglas 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: 22.2%
  • Other: 77.8%



Water Usage In Douglas County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.27 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.27 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 667 Farms In Douglas County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Douglas County, Illinois

Longview Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $514.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 7

Arcola First Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $235k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

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


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

Villa Grove State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $144.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

First Neighbor Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $290.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

First State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $232.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 240

Tuscola National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $85.9k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Douglas County, Illinois

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 18.8 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 20.3 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 33.8 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 36.5 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Vermillon County


    (about 44.9 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Vermilion Regional


    (about 45.1 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Hulman Field


    (about 54.0 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Terre Haute International-Hulman Field


    (about 54.1 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 61.2 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Logan County


    (about 64.1 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 76.7 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Capital


    (about 76.7 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 77.2 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Lawrenceville-Vincennes International


    (about 77.4 miles in Lawrenceville, Illinois; Airport Code: LWV)

  • Purdue University


    (about 81.9 miles in Lafayette, Indiana; Airport Code: LAF)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 86.9 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 92.2 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Frankfort Municipal


    (about 95.2 miles in Frankfort, Indiana; Airport Code: FXR)

  • Monroe County


    (about 96.9 miles in Stanford, Indiana; Airport Code: BMG)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 98.2 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Douglas County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.91%

Carpooled

11.46%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.12%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.06%

Bicycle

1.85%

Walked

3.75%

Other Means

1.07%

Worked At Home

5.78%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 4,411

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 221

Female householder, no husband present : 655

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 2,043

Householder not living alone : 266


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 198

Female householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and male partner : 109

All other households : 7,287


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,039

Renter-occupied housing units : 372

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 159

Renter-occupied housing units : 62

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 398

Renter-occupied housing units : 257

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,368

Renter-occupied housing units : 941


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 352

$10,000 to $14,999 : 443

$15,000 to $19,999 : 370

$20,000 to $24,999 : 403

$25,000 to $29,999 : 495

$30,000 to $34,999 : 543

$35,000 to $39,999 : 549

$40,000 to $44,999 : 467

$45,000 to $49,999 : 356

$50,000 to $59,999 : 775

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,113

$75,000 to $99,999 : 845

$100,000 to $124,999 : 514

$125,000 to $149,999 : 184

$150,000 to $199,999 : 118

$200,000 or more : 69


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Total : 8,345


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Occupied : 7,596

Vacant : 749


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 228

Built 2000 to 2004 : 458

Built 1990 to 1999 : 825

Built 1980 to 1989 : 578

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,120

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,192

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,066

Built 1940 to 1949 : 562

Built 1939 or earlier : 2,316


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Utility gas : 4,785

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,057

Electricity : 1,390

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 85

Coal or coke : 87

Wood : 167

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 17

No fuel used : 8


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Douglas County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 74

$10,000 to $14,999 : 57

$15,000 to $19,999 : 55

$20,000 to $24,999 : 79

$25,000 to $29,999 : 95

$30,000 to $34,999 : 78

$35,000 to $39,999 : 115

$40,000 to $49,999 : 265

$50,000 to $59,999 : 390

$60,000 to $69,999 : 555

$70,000 to $79,999 : 454

$80,000 to $89,999 : 665

$90,000 to $99,999 : 524

$100,000 to $124,999 : 851

$125,000 to $149,999 : 545

$150,000 to $174,999 : 375

$175,000 to $199,999 : 211

$200,000 to $249,999 : 262

$250,000 to $299,999 : 91

$300,000 to $399,999 : 166

$400,000 to $499,999 : 4

$500,000 to $749,999 : 23

$750,000 to $999,999 : 19

$1,000,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Douglas 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 : 178

Home equity loan only : 308

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 4

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,851

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,623


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $176,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $159,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $107,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $101,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $96,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $89,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $88,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $74,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $82,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Douglas County, Illinois: 69.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Douglas 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 33 33 $4,026,799
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $4,026,799
2000        
  Single Family 28 28 $3,665,818
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $3,665,818
2001        
  Single Family 29 29 $3,711,299
  Two Family 1 2 $184,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

30 31 $3,895,299
2002        
  Single Family 26 26 $3,528,242
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $700,000
  Five or More Family 2 20 $920,000
  Total

32 62 $5,148,242
2003        
  Single Family 37 37 $5,389,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 46 $1,000,000
  Total

38 83 $6,389,500
2004        
  Single Family 52 52 $6,550,367
  Two Family 1 2 $128,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $240,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

54 58 $6,918,367
2005        
  Single Family 43 43 $6,110,395
  Two Family 2 4 $162,100
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $213,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

46 51 $6,485,495
2006        
  Single Family 40 40 $4,899,692
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $225,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 43 $5,124,692


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Douglas County, IL): $39,439
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Douglas County): $70,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Douglas County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 65.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 15.2%
Electricity: 16.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.3%
Wood: 1.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Douglas County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 9.52%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 72.02%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 18.45%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Douglas County): $431
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Douglas County): $564


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



Health Care Centers Close To Douglas County, Illinois

At Home Care, Inc.


     Address: 1519 University Drive, Charleston, Illinois 61920
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/11/2000

Lincolnland Home Care Of


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

Community Homecare, Inc


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

Provena Home Health Care


     Address: 2018 Glen Park Drive, Champaign, Illinois 61821
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 6/1/1979

Carle Home Care


     Address: 206a West Anthony Drive, Champaign, Illinois 61822
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/12/1983

Hospitals Close To Douglas County, Illinois

Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center


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

John & Mary Kirby Hospital


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

Carle Foundation Hospital


     Address: 611 West Park Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Provena Covenant Medical Center- Urbana


     Address: 1400 West Park Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Paris Community Hospital


     Address: 721 E Court Street, Paris, Illinois 61944
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Douglas County, Illinois

Newman Rehabilitation & Hcc


     Address: 418 South Memorial Park Drive, Newman, Illinois 61942
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Arthur Home, The


     Address: 423 Eberhardt Drive, Arthur, Illinois 61911
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 62
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Arcola Health Care Center


     Address: 422 East Fourth South Street, Arcola, Illinois 61910
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Tuscola Health Care Center


     Address: 1203 Egyptian Trail, Tuscola, Illinois 61953
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Lakewood Senior Living - Mattoon


     Address: 2121 South Ninth, Mattoon, Illinois 61938
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 48%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Douglas County, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 46 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Douglas County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,810
    Disabled Workers: 375
    Widowers Workers: 500
    Spouses Workers: 275
    Children Workers: 220


(updated 2007)



Douglas County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.40%
  • Bush & Cheney 66.77%
  • Other 0.83%



(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 Douglas County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Douglas County, IL

5.49 % of Douglas County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,597

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 1.56 % ($35,976 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 0.82 % ($29,493 AGI )
  • Moultrie County , IL 0.36 % ($37,759 AGI )
  • Piatt County , IL 0.20 % ($31,438 AGI )
  • Edgar County , IL 0.16 % ($21,538 AGI )
  • Vermilion County , IL 0.15 % ($40,500 AGI )

Relocation away from Douglas County, IL

6.45 % of Douglas 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 $32,542

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 1.57 % ($32,876 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 1.26 % ($27,606 AGI )
  • Moultrie County , IL 0.36 % ($29,967 AGI )
  • Piatt County , IL 0.26 % ($34,810 AGI )
  • Edgar County , IL 0.23 % ($18,789 AGI )
  • Macon County , IL 0.12 % ($35,800 AGI )
  • Shelby County , IL 0.12 % ($41,600 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 Douglas County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Douglas County, Illinois


On 04/22/1963, a tornado touched down 2.73 miles from the center of Douglas County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 40 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 04/22/1963, a tornado touched down 2.73 miles from the center of Douglas County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 40 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/01/1980, a tornado touched down 3.1 miles from the center of Douglas County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 7 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 03/06/1961, a tornado touched down 3.1 miles from the center of Douglas County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 08/10/1974, a tornado touched down 3.95 miles from the center of Douglas County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.



Storms In Douglas County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
01/01/1907, 12:00 am 0 1 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/26/1994, 08:45 pm 0 1 -- --
         



Tornados In Douglas County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1993-08-16 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --





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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 Douglas 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 Douglas County, Illinois


  • Douglas County Jail


    920 South Washington, Tuscola, IL 61953
    Capacity: 36
    Confined: 28
    Avg. Population: 33
    Year Built: 1986


(updated 2006)



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