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Demographics Analysis

The people of Hamilton 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
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 238

5 to 9 years : 202

10 to 14 years : 309

15 to 17 years : 154

18 and 19 years : 45

20 years : 95

21 years : 74

22 to 24 years : 101

25 to 29 years : 235

30 to 34 years : 228

35 to 39 years : 110

40 to 44 years : 381

45 to 49 years : 290

50 to 54 years : 288

55 to 59 years : 326

60 and 61 years : 67

62 to 64 years : 134

65 and 66 years : 110

67 to 69 years : 42

70 to 74 years : 205

75 to 79 years : 160

80 to 84 years : 86

85 years and over : 78

Female:

Under 5 years : 246

5 to 9 years : 315

10 to 14 years : 171

15 to 17 years : 169

18 and 19 years : 84

20 years : 24

21 years : 46

22 to 24 years : 163

25 to 29 years : 270

30 to 34 years : 207

35 to 39 years : 222

40 to 44 years : 246

45 to 49 years : 289

50 to 54 years : 332

55 to 59 years : 264

60 and 61 years : 141

62 to 64 years : 109

65 and 66 years : 62

67 to 69 years : 96

70 to 74 years : 261

75 to 79 years : 174

80 to 84 years : 192

85 years and over : 145


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,354

Multiple ancestry : 1,817

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 88

Ancestry not reported : 1,927


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,063

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 19

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 34

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 39

Not a U.S. citizen : 31


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 484

5 to 17 years : 1,320

18 to 24 years : 632

25 to 34 years : 940

35 to 44 years : 959

45 to 54 years : 1,199

55 to 59 years : 590

60 and 61 years : 208

62 to 64 years : 243

65 to 74 years : 776

75 years and over : 835

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 398

5 to 17 years : 1,156

18 to 24 years : 541

25 to 34 years : 622

35 to 44 years : 801

45 to 54 years : 995

55 to 59 years : 530

60 and 61 years : 173

62 to 64 years : 205

65 to 74 years : 642

75 years and over : 749

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 86

5 to 17 years : 164

18 to 24 years : 73

25 to 34 years : 281

35 to 44 years : 158

45 to 54 years : 185

55 to 59 years : 40

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 125

75 years and over : 86

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 18

25 to 34 years : 16

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 21

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,235

Female : 3,577

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 655

Female : 596

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 27

Female : 26

Foreign born:

Male : 41

Female : 29


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 6,654

Born in other state in the United States : 1,242

Native: born outside the United States : 34

Foreign born : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 892

Now married, except separated : 3,203

Divorced : 678

Separated : 73

Widowed : 604

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 244

Now married, except separated : 708

Divorced : 77

Separated : 26

Widowed : 77

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 34

Now married, except separated : 19

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 70

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 7,506

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 69

Speak English less than "very well" : 84

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 35

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Hamilton County, Illinois

  • United States Or American: 1,462   (23.9%)
  • German: 1,410   (23.0%)
  • English: 892   (14.6%)
  • Irish: 751   (12.3%)
  • Other Groups: 601   (9.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 149   (2.4%)
  • Polish: 149   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 148   (2.4%)
  • Dutch: 102   (1.7%)
  • Swedish: 99   (1.6%)
  • Italian: 80   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 45   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 40   (0.7%)
  • British: 29   (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 28   (0.5%)
  • European: 21   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 18   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 16   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 14   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 12   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 11   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 7   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Israeli: 7   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Hamilton County, Illinois is 8,186



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Hamilton County, Illinois: 3,958
Female Population in Hamilton County, Illinois: 4,228


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Hamilton County, Illinois: 41.5
Median Female Resident Age in Hamilton County, Illinois: 44.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Hamilton County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

43.2

Male

41.1

Female

45.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.5

Male

23.5

Female

35.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.0

Male

22.5

Female

46.5

Asian


Both sexes

55.5

Male

61.0

Female

47.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

3.5

Male

3.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

26.0

Male

23.5

Female

28.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

32.5

Male

43.5

Female

27.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.3

Male

23.8

Female

28.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.4

Male

41.2

Female

45.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Hamilton County, Illinois


  • White: 7,940
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 14
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 49
  • Two or More Races: 183



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 34   (1.22%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 34   (1.22%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 241   (8.63%)
  • 9th Grade: 62   (2.22%)
  • 10th Grade: 97   (3.47%)
  • 11th Grade: 67   (2.4%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 87   (3.12%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 965   (34.56%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 280   (10.03%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 382   (13.68%)
  • Associate Degree: 240   (8.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 194   (6.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 81   (2.9%)
  • Professional School Degree: 22   (0.79%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.21%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 85   (2.77%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 20   (0.65%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 36   (1.17%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 368   (11.97%)
  • 9th Grade: 60   (1.95%)
  • 10th Grade: 148   (4.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 105   (3.42%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 64   (2.08%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 906   (29.47%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 288   (9.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 423   (13.76%)
  • Associate Degree: 256   (8.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 199   (6.47%)
  • Master's Degree: 109   (3.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.23%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Hamilton County, Illinois

  • Hamilton Co Cusd 10


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 369, Mc Leansboro, IL 62859, Phone: (618) 643-2328, Students: 1,290 )

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

  • East Side Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 501 E Randolph St, Mc Leansboro, IL 62859, Phone: (618) 643-2328, Students: 476 )

  • Dahlgren Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Po Box 70, Dahlgren, IL 62828, Phone: (618) 736-2316, Students: 156 )

  • Hamilton County Preschool Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 204 W Cherry St, Mc Leansboro, IL 62859, Phone: (618) 643-2328, Students: 78 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Hamilton County, Illinois

  • Hamilton County Jr/sr High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1 Fox Ln, Mc Leansboro, IL 62859, Phone: (618) 643-2328, Students: 580 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Hamilton County, Illinois

  • Dahlgren Public Library


    Third And Dale Streets, Dahlgren, IL 62828

  • Mccoy Memorial Library


    118 South Washington Street, Mc Leansboro, IL 62859

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Hamilton County, Illinois


  • Adirondack Historical Association


    Po Box 99, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812
    http://www.adirondackmuseum.org

  • Adirondack Museum


    9097 State Route 30, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812
    http://www.adkmuseum.org

  • American Classical Music Hall Of Fame And Museum


    1225 Elm St, Cincinnati, OH 45242

  • American Sign Museum


    11262 Cornell Park Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45242
    http://www.signmuseum.org

  • American Watchmakers Institute Educational Library And Museu


    701 Enterprise Dr, Harrison, OH 45030
    http://www.awci.com/services/elm-trust.php

  • Anderson Township Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 30174, Cincinnati, OH 45230

  • Asili Museum & Institute


    2621 Victory Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH 45206

  • Bessie Smith Cultural Center African American Museum &


    Po Box 11493, Chattanooga, TN 37421

  • Bessie Smith Hall


    200 E Ml King Blvd, Chattanooga, TN 37403
    http://www.caamhistory.com

  • Betts House Research Center Inc


    416 Clark St, Cincinnati, OH 45203
    http://www.bettshouse.org

  • Billy Kid Memorial Museum


    211c N Us Highway 281, Hamilton, TX 76531

  • Billy Kid Museum


    114 N Pecan St, Hico, TX 76457
    http://www.billythekidmuseum.com

  • Bomb Technician Memorial Foundation Inc


    Po Box 22493, Chattanooga, TN 37421

  • California Heritage Foundation Inc


    5814 Kellogg Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45230

  • Camp Dennison Civil War Museum Dar


    7509 Glendale Milford Rd, Camp Dennison, OH 45111

  • Carmel-clay Historial Society Inc


    211 1st St Sw, Carmel, IN 46032
    http://www.carmelclayhistory.org

  • Center For Holocaust And Humanityeducation


    8401 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236
    http://www.holocaustandhumanity.org

  • Chatanooga National Memorial For The Unborn


    6230 Vance Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421

  • Chattanooga Area Historical Association


    Po Box 8755, Chattanooga, TN 37411

  • Chattanooga Audubon Society


    900 N Sanctuary Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    http://www.chattanoogaaudubon.org

  • Chattanooga Historical Foundation


    4604 Conner Street, Chattanooga, TN 37411

  • Chattanooga History Center


    615 Lindsay St Ste 100, Chattanooga, TN 37402

  • Chattanooga Nature Center


    400 Garden Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37419

  • Chattanooga Regional History


    400 Chestnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37402

  • Chattanooga Zoo At Warner Park


    1254 E 3rd St, Chattanooga, TN 37404
    http://www.chattzoo.org

  • Childrens Museum


    700 W Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, OH 45203

  • Christian Waldschmidt Homestead Dar


    7509 Glendale Milford Rd, Camp Dennison, OH 45111

  • Cincinnati Aviation Heritage Society


    262 Wilmer Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45226

  • Cincinnati Baseball Museum


    100 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Cincinnati Chapter National Railway Historical Society


    Po Box 62023, Cincinnati, OH 45241
    http://www.cincinnatichapternrhs.com

  • Cincinnati Fire Museum Association


    315 West Court Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    http://www.cincyfiremuseum.com

  • Cincinnati Firefighters Memorial Park


    1011 W 8th St, Cincinnati, OH 45203

  • Cincinnati Museum Association


    953 Eden Park Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Cincinnati Museum Of Athletics


    111 Shillito Pl, Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Cincinnati Museum Of Natural History


    1301 Western Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45203
    http://www.cincymuseum.org

  • Cincinnati Observatory Center


    3489 Observatory Pl, Cincinnati, OH 45208
    http://www.cincinnatiobservatory.org

  • Cincinnati Parks Foundation


    950 Eden Park Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Cincinnati Preservation Association


    342 W 4th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    http://www.cincinnatipreservation.org

  • Cincinnati Transit Historical Association Inc


    Po Box 141381, Cincinnati, OH 45203
    http://www.ctha.org

  • Cincinnati Usa Music Heritage Foundation


    811 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Coalition To Save Hillcrest Cemetery Inc


    Anderson Center 7850 Five Mile Road, Cincinnati, OH 45230

  • College Hill Historical Society


    1422 Hillcrest Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45224

  • Columbia Club Foundation Inc


    13092 Harrison Dr, Carmel, IN 46033

  • Conner Prairie


    13400 Allisonville Rd, Fishers, IN 46038
    http://www.connerprairie.org

  • Conner Prairie Museum Inc


    13400 Allisonvll Rd, Fishers, IN 46038
    http://www.connerprairie.org

  • Contemporary Arts Center


    44 E 6th St, Cincinnati, OH 45202
    http://www.contemporaryartscenter.org

  • Cornerstones Inc


    736 Georgia Ave Ste 106, Chattanooga, TN 37402

  • Corporation For Findlay Market


    1801 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Creative Discovery Museum


    Po Box 6339, Chattanooga, TN 37421
    http://www.cdmfun.org

  • Daap Galleries


    College Of Design, Architecture, Art And Planning, Cincinnati, OH 45219

  • Delhi Historical Fire Museum Society


    697 Neeb Road, Cincinnati, OH 45233

  • Delhi Historical Society


    468 Anderson Ferry Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45238
    http://www.delhihistoricalsociety.org

  • Delhi Historical Society Museum


    468 Anderson Ferry Road, Cincinnati, OH 45238

  • East Ridge History And Archive


    1510 Tombras Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37412
    http://www.eastridgetn.org

  • East Row Historic Foundation Inc


    Po Box 72116, Cincinnati, OH 45202

  • Edgerton Education Foundation


    208 16th St, Aurora, NE 68818
    http://edgerton.org

  • Engel Foundation Inc


    Po Box 4043, Chattanooga, TN 37405

  • Federated Garden Clubs Of Cincinnati And Vicinity


    5251 West Fork Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45247

  • Feinstein Foundation For Theeducation And Preservation Of Th


    1 Center Green, Carmel, IN 46032

  • Forest Park Firefighter-police Officer Monument Fund


    11334 Kenshire Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45240


* There are 122 more museums in Hamilton County, Illinois not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Hamilton County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Mc Leansboro Airport  

Building


(1) Cave Eastern Fire Protection District Station 2   (2) Flannigan Townhall   (3) Hamilton County Courthouse   (4) Mccoy Memorial Library   (5) Mcleansboro Fire Department   (6) South Flannigan Townhall  

Canal


(1) Auxier Creek Drain   (2) Big Creek Drain   (3) Cabbage Patch Drain   (4) Dry Island Drain   (5) Ferguson Creek Drain   (6) Kennedy-voris Main Drain   (7) Lick Creek Drain   (8) Wheeler Creek Drain  

Cemetery


(1) Arterberry Cemetery   (2) Atchison Cemetery   (3) Atchisson Cemetery   (4) Barker Cemetery   (5) Bethel Cemetery   (6) Big Hill Cemetery   (7) Brady Cemetery   (8) Bright Cemetery   (9) Cartwright Cemetery   (10) Cherry Grove Cemetery   (11) Clark Cemetery   (12) Cook Cemetery   (13) Crisel Cemetery   (14) Crouch Cemetery   (15) Digby Cemetery   (16) Gaines Family Cemetery   (17) Gholson Cemetery   (18) Glenview Memorial Gardens   (19) Gunter Cemetery   (20) Hutson Cemetery   (21) Independent Order Of Oddfellows Cemetery   (22) Keasler Cemetery   (23) Knights Prairie Cemetery   (24) Lampley Cemetery   (25) Lantham Cemetery   (26) Marys Chapel Cemetery   (27) Morris Cemetery   (28) New Hope Cemetery   (29) Old Brush Harbor Cemetery   (30) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (31) Presley Cemetery   (32) Preston Cemetery   (33) Prince Cemetery   (34) Rawls Cemetery   (35) Roberts Cemetery   (36) Union Hill Cemetery   (37) Webb Cemetery   (38) Wolfe Cemetery  

Church


(1) Antioch Church   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Bethel Church Historical   (4) Blooming Grove Church   (5) Braden Valley Church   (6) Brush Harbor Church   (7) Concord Church   (8) Corinth Church   (9) Cross Roads Church   (10) First Baptist Church   (11) First Christian Church   (12) First Presbyterian Church Historical   (13) First United Methodist Church   (14) Gholson Grove Church   (15) Hebron Church   (16) Hickory Hill Church   (17) Hopewell Church   (18) Knight Prairie Church Historical   (19) Knob Prairie Church   (20) Liberty Church   (21) Lick Creek Church   (22) Little Springs Church   (23) Marys Chapel Historical   (24) Middle Creek Church   (25) Mormon Church Historical   (26) Mount Etna Church   (27) Mount Nebo Church   (28) Mount Olivet Church   (29) Mount Pleasant Church   (30) New Prospect Church   (31) New Salem Church   (32) North Fork Church   (33) Oak Grove Church   (34) Oliver Church   (35) Pleasant Grove Church   (36) Pleasant Hill Church Historical   (37) Pleasant Union Church   (38) Rector Church   (39) Saint Clements Roman Catholic Church   (40) Saint James Episcopal Church   (41) Salem Church   (42) Smith Chapel   (43) Smith Church   (44) Sneed Church   (45) Tenmile Church   (46) Thackeray Church Historical   (47) Union Church   (48) Webbs Chapel  

Civil


(1) City Of Mcleansboro   (2) Hamilton County   (3) Town Of Belle Prairie City   (4) Township Of Crook   (5) Township Of Crouch   (6) Township Of Dahlgren   (7) Township Of Eastern   (8) Township Of Flannigan   (9) Township Of Knight Prairie   (10) Township Of Mayberry   (11) Township Of Mcleansboro   (12) Township Of South Crouch   (13) Township Of South Flannigan   (14) Township Of South Twigg   (15) Township Of Twigg   (16) Village Of Broughton   (17) Village Of Macedonia  

Dam


(1) Centerville Mens Club Lake Dam   (2) John Goin Lake Dam   (3) Lake Helen Dam   (4) Mcleansboro Lake Dam   (5) Olan Bullock Lake Dam   (6) Runoff Collection Dam  

Hospital


(1) Hamilton Memorial Hospital   (2) Mcleansboro Hospital Historical   (3) Vickers Memorial Hospital Historical  

Locale


(1) Edwards Station Historical   (2) Four Corners   (3) Martins Store Historical   (4) Mcleansboro Golf Club   (5) Mcleansboro Junction  

Oilfield


(1) Dale Oil Field   (2) Thackeray Oil Field  

Park


(1) Hamilton County Fair Grounds   (2) Karchers Post Oak Woods Nature Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Akin   (2) Akin Junction   (3) Belle Prairie City   (4) Braden   (5) Broughton   (6) Dale   (7) Delafield   (8) Diamond City   (9) Flint   (10) Francis   (11) Garrison   (12) Hoodville   (13) Jefferson City Historical   (14) Logansport Historical   (15) Macedonia   (16) Mcleansboro   (17) Nipper Corner   (18) Olga   (19) Piopolis   (20) Rectorville Historical   (21) Rural Hill   (22) Rust   (23) Thackeray   (24) Thurber   (25) Tuckers Corners   (26) University   (27) Walpole   (28) West Rural Hill  

Post Office


(1) Akin Post Office   (2) Dale Post Office   (3) Mcleansboro Post Office   (4) Palo Alto Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Centerville Mens Club Lake   (2) John Goin Lake   (3) Lake Helen   (4) Lake Mcleansboro   (5) Olan Bullock Lake   (6) Runoff Collection Pond   (7) Thompsonville Lake  

School


(1) Akin Community Consolidated Elementary School   (2) Anderson School Historical   (3) Barefoot School Historical   (4) Barnes School Historical   (5) Boster School Historical   (6) Broughton School   (7) Buckingham School Historical   (8) Burnt Hill School Historical   (9) Cantrell School Historical   (10) Cates School Historical   (11) Center School Historical   (12) Center Twigg School Historical   (13) Concord School Historical   (14) Cooper School Historical   (15) Dale Elementary School   (16) Delafield School Historical   (17) East Side Elementary School   (18) Elm Grove School Historical   (19) Fairview School Historical   (20) Flannigan School   (21) Gunter School Historical   (22) Helm School Historical   (23) Johnson School Historical   (24) Knob Prairie School Historical   (25) Little Hill School Historical   (26) Logansport School Historical   (27) Marys Chapel School Historical   (28) Mason School Historical   (29) Maulding School Historical   (30) Mayberry School Historical   (31) Mcleansboro High School   (32) Middle Creek School Historical   (33) Moorman School Historical   (34) New Harmony School Historical   (35) Oliver School Historical   (36) Opossum Creek Historical   (37) Parkers Prairie School Historical   (38) Preston School Historical   (39) Pyrtle School Historical   (40) Rally Hill School Historical   (41) Reed School Historical   (42) Richardson School Historical   (43) Rural Hill School Historical   (44) Seminary School Historical   (45) Shady Grove School Historical   (46) Smith School Historical   (47) Sneed School Historical   (48) South Mount Pleasant School Historical   (49) Sulphur Springs School Historical   (50) Sutton School Historical   (51) Thistle Ridge School Historical   (52) Turner School Historical   (53) Union School Historical   (54) Weldin School Historical   (55) West Side Elementary School   (56) White School Historical   (57) Williams School Historical   (58) Yale School Historical  

Stream


(1) Auxier Creek   (2) Bear Creek   (3) Black Branch   (4) Campbell Branch   (5) Carlton Branch   (6) Contrary Creek   (7) Ferguson Creek   (8) Greasy Creek   (9) Hogg Creek   (10) Lakey Creek   (11) Lick Creek   (12) Long Branch   (13) Lost Creek   (14) Mayberry Branch   (15) Middle Creek   (16) Opossum Creek   (17) Rector Creek   (18) Riley Creek   (19) Shelton Creek   (20) Sullivan Branch   (21) Tenmile Creek   (22) Wheeler Creek  

Summit


(1) Bunker Hill   (2) Radio Hill  

Tower


(1) Aden Lookout Tower   (2) Wmcl-am Mcleansboro   (3) Wqrl-fm Benton  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Hamilton County, Illinois

62859 (pop. 5,630) 62828 (pop. 1,538) 62817 (pop. 610)
62860 (pop. 604) 62829 (pop. 157)  


Counties Nearby Hamilton County, Illinois

White County, IL  (pop. 14,772) 19.4 Miles
Wayne County, IL  (pop. 16,505) 23.4 Miles
Saline County, IL  (pop. 24,968) 23.7 Miles
Franklin County, IL  (pop. 39,425) 24.3 Miles
Jefferson County, IL  (pop. 38,693) 25.3 Miles
Gallatin County, IL  (pop. 5,921) 27.3 Miles
Edwards County, IL  (pop. 6,526) 33.7 Miles
Williamson County, IL  (pop. 66,791) 33.8 Miles
Marion County, IL  (pop. 38,820) 43.5 Miles
Perry County, IL  (pop. 22,068) 44.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Hamilton County, Illinois

618



Elevation in Hamilton County, Illinois is 466.0 ft. (142.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Hamilton County, Illinois

Lat: 38.096779 N        Long: -88.536242 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Hamilton County, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

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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 Hamilton County, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 123   (3.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 131   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 146   (4.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 358   (10.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 390   (11.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 542   (15.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 750   (21.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 242   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 57   (1.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 64   (1.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 34   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 28   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 282   (8.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 354   (10.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,731

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 297

In 3-person carpool : 129

In 4-person carpool : 15

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 15

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 8

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 14

Other means : 41

Worked at home : 175


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 276

5 to 9 minutes : 391

10 to 14 minutes : 540

15 to 19 minutes : 237

20 to 24 minutes : 266

25 to 29 minutes : 179

30 to 34 minutes : 467

35 to 39 minutes : 96

40 to 44 minutes : 183

45 to 59 minutes : 248

60 to 89 minutes : 255

90 or more minutes : 112


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,481

No Social Security income : 2,006


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 760

No retirement income : 2,727


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 86

$10,000 to $14,999 : 42

$15,000 to $19,999 : 125

$20,000 to $24,999 : 171

$25,000 to $29,999 : 202

$30,000 to $34,999 : 260

$35,000 to $39,999 : 160

$40,000 to $44,999 : 78

$45,000 to $49,999 : 107

$50,000 to $59,999 : 228

$60,000 to $74,999 : 412

$75,000 to $99,999 : 319

$100,000 to $124,999 : 151

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 or more : 37


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,961


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Hamilton County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 431  (21.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 196  (9.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 287  (14.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 69  (3.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 421  (21.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 558  (33.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 430  (25.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 550  (32.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 12  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Hamilton County, Illinois

Employed: 4,025
Unemployed: 233



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Hamilton 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: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%







There are 560 Farms In Hamilton County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Hamilton County, Illinois

Peoples National Bank , N.a. - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.7m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 20

Banterra Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 31

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Hamilton County, Illinois

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 23.5 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 35.4 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 39.5 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 41.6 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 44.4 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Southern Illinois


    (about 44.4 miles in De Soto, Illinois; Airport Code: MDH)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 45.7 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Sturgis Municipal


    (about 49.6 miles in Sullivan, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY2)

  • Henderson City - County


    (about 50.5 miles in Corydon, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY4)

  • Evansville Regional


    (about 54.8 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Evansville Dress Regional


    (about 54.8 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Lawrenceville-Vincennes International


    (about 68.4 miles in Lawrenceville, Illinois; Airport Code: LWV)

  • Barkley Regional


    (about 72.7 miles in West Paducah, Kentucky; Airport Code: PAH)

  • Scott AFB/MidAmerica


    (about 76.9 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Scott AFB


    (about 77.6 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Owensboro Daviess County


    (about 78.6 miles in Owensboro, Kentucky; Airport Code: OWB)

  • Madisonville Municipal


    (about 80.5 miles in Madisonville, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY5)

  • Cairo Regional


    (about 80.7 miles in Cache, Illinois; Airport Code: CIR)

  • Cape Girardeau Regional


    (about 82.7 miles in Kelso, Missouri; Airport Code: CGI)

  • Bi-State Parks


    (about 93.8 miles in Cahokia, Illinois; Airport Code: CPS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Hamilton County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.40%

Carpooled

10.93%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.66%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.48%

Other Means

0.63%

Worked At Home

3.90%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,909

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 102

Female householder, no husband present : 420

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,025

Householder not living alone : 31


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 16

Male householder and female partner : 45

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 77

All other households : 3,349


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,743

Renter-occupied housing units : 166

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 102

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 263

Renter-occupied housing units : 157

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 711

Renter-occupied housing units : 345


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 283

$10,000 to $14,999 : 372

$15,000 to $19,999 : 288

$20,000 to $24,999 : 250

$25,000 to $29,999 : 236

$30,000 to $34,999 : 363

$35,000 to $39,999 : 148

$40,000 to $44,999 : 119

$45,000 to $49,999 : 124

$50,000 to $59,999 : 296

$60,000 to $74,999 : 415

$75,000 to $99,999 : 352

$100,000 to $124,999 : 151

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 or more : 37


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Total : 4,095


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Occupied : 3,487

Vacant : 608


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 61

Built 2000 to 2004 : 261

Built 1990 to 1999 : 414

Built 1980 to 1989 : 342

Built 1970 to 1979 : 538

Built 1960 to 1969 : 311

Built 1950 to 1959 : 427

Built 1940 to 1949 : 507

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,234


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Utility gas : 1,546

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,180

Electricity : 397

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 11

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 327

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 23

No fuel used : 3


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Hamilton County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 151

$10,000 to $14,999 : 89

$15,000 to $19,999 : 93

$20,000 to $24,999 : 119

$25,000 to $29,999 : 154

$30,000 to $34,999 : 164

$35,000 to $39,999 : 128

$40,000 to $49,999 : 253

$50,000 to $59,999 : 96

$60,000 to $69,999 : 312

$70,000 to $79,999 : 95

$80,000 to $89,999 : 226

$90,000 to $99,999 : 58

$100,000 to $124,999 : 273

$125,000 to $149,999 : 76

$150,000 to $174,999 : 242

$175,000 to $199,999 : 56

$200,000 to $249,999 : 82

$250,000 to $299,999 : 60

$300,000 to $399,999 : 74

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 8

$750,000 to $999,999 : 10

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Hamilton 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 : 3

Home equity loan only : 65

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,033

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,718


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $95,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $86,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $120,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $76,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $72,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $100,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $47,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $41,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $54,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Hamilton County, Illinois: 68.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Hamilton County, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $122,918
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $122,918
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Hamilton County, IL): $30,496
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Hamilton County): $48,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Hamilton County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 45.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 35.5%
Electricity: 9.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.3%
Wood: 8.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Hamilton County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 65.81%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 34.19%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Hamilton County): $308
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Hamilton County): $549


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



Health Care Centers Close To Hamilton County, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 North West 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/2/1995

Harrisburg Med Ctr Inc Hhcs


     Address: 901 S Commercial, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/10/1985

Visiting Nurse Association


     Address: 1406 Us 45 North, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/31/1984

Egyptian Health Department


     Address: 1412 U.s. 45 N, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Good Samaritan Rg Hlth Ctr Hhs


     Address: 605 North 12th Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 11/4/1968

Hospitals Close To Hamilton County, Illinois

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 N W 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Harrisburg Medical Center


     Address: 100 Doctor Warren Tuttle Dr, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Ferrell Hospital Community Foundations


     Address: 1201 Pine Street, Eldorado, Illinois 62930
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Good Samaritan Regional Hlth Center


     Address: 605 N 12th Street, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Crossroads Community Hospital


     Address: 8 Doctors Park Road, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Hamilton County, Illinois

Wabash Christian Retirement


     Address: College Boulevard, Carmi, Illinois 62821
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 138
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Meadowood


     Address: Second & Commerce, Grayville, Illinois 62844
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


     Address: North West 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 21
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Way-fair


     Address: 305 N.w. 11th Street, Fairfield, Illinois 62837
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Carrier Mills Nursing Home


     Address: Us Route 45 East, Carrier Mills, Illinois 62917
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Hamilton County, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 143 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Hamilton County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 1,245
    Disabled Workers: 245
    Widowers Workers: 265
    Spouses Workers: 135
    Children Workers: 135


(updated 2007)



Hamilton County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.19%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.77%
  • Other 1.04%



(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 Hamilton County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Hamilton County, IL

5.25 % of Hamilton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,447

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • White County , IL 0.66 % ($21,700 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.56 % ($22,000 AGI )
  • Franklin County , IL 0.43 % ($19,231 AGI )
  • Saline County , IL 0.43 % ($47,923 AGI )

Relocation away from Hamilton County, IL

4.90 % of Hamilton 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 $32,554

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Jefferson County , IL 0.89 % ($34,926 AGI )
  • Franklin County , IL 0.70 % ($33,857 AGI )
  • Saline County , IL 0.43 % ($47,154 AGI )
  • White County , IL 0.36 % ($31,273 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 Hamilton County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Hamilton County, Illinois


On 05/09/1990, a tornado touched down 4.56 miles from the center of Hamilton County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 12/18/1957, a tornado touched down 8.09 miles from the center of Hamilton County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 4 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 03/25/1964, a tornado touched down 9.63 miles from the center of Hamilton County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 10/24/2001, a tornado touched down 10.71 miles from the center of Hamilton County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 03/30/1982, a tornado touched down 11.18 miles from the center of Hamilton County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.



Storms In Hamilton County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
04/15/1998, 10:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/28/1996, 08:30 pm 0 0 $100K $40K
08/09/1995, 10:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Hail        
06/27/2002, 03:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/21/2002, 02:45 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/05/1999, 01:10 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/21/2006, 11:45 am 0 0 $25K --
06/10/2006, 08:45 pm 0 0 $4K --
04/02/2006, 05:14 pm 0 0 $150K --
08/10/2005, 05:53 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/08/2005, 05:12 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/22/2005, 01:34 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/24/2004, 03:30 pm 0 0 $4K --
05/30/2004, 05:38 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/27/2004, 08:00 pm 0 2 $70K --
05/25/2004, 04:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/09/2002, 01:43 am 0 0 $25K --
10/24/2001, 02:10 pm 0 1 $75K --
07/18/2001, 01:45 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/17/2000, 05:05 pm 0 1 $30K --
08/03/2000, 05:45 am 0 0 $20K --
06/04/1999, 07:25 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1999, 03:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
01/21/1999, 08:07 pm 0 0 $50K --
01/17/1999, 06:30 pm 0 0 $30K --
07/14/1997, 05:16 pm 0 0 $3K --
10/22/1996, 02:00 pm 0 0 $40K --
05/17/1995, 11:24 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/27/1994, 03:05 am 0 0 $5K --
01/01/1907, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Hamilton County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1989-01-07 1 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1982-03-30 1 100 2 1 3 $3M --
  1966-04-20 4 77 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1964-03-24 12 50 2 0 2 $25K --
  1960-02-09 2 77 2 0 1 $250K --
  1959-05-09 -- 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1908-01-01 13 400 3 0 0 $3M --
  1908-01-01 2 400 3 0 0 $200K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Hamilton County, Illinois

  • Extratropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 30 Knots



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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 Hamilton 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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