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(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Jackson County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7,042

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,530

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 379

Renter-occupied housing units : 363

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 971

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,266

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,828

Renter-occupied housing units : 8,171


(updated 2013)



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

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 799

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,367

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,349

Householder 55 to 59 years : 811

Householder 60 to 64 years : 879

Householder 65 to 74 years : 715

Householder 75 years and over : 212

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 420

Householder 35 to 44 years : 617

Householder 45 to 54 years : 819

Householder 55 to 59 years : 510

Householder 60 to 64 years : 629

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,445

Householder 75 years and over : 1,648


(updated 2013)



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

Less than 10.0 percent : 438

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 370

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 992

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 775

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 813

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 835

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 377

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 965

50.0 percent or more : 4,472

Not computed : 1,293


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $59,200

Built 2000 to 2009 : $167,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $136,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $117,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $114,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $114,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $91,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $57,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $66,100


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Jackson County, Illinois: 49.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Jackson 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 13 13 $1,506,500
  Two Family 2 4 $200,000
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $625,000
  Five or More Family 6 105 $5,603,941
  Total

25 138 $7,935,441
2000        
  Single Family 45 45 $2,594,400
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 6 67 $3,320,150
  Total

51 112 $5,914,550
2001        
  Single Family 30 30 $2,287,054
  Two Family 3 6 $172,000
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $504,300
  Five or More Family 7 54 $1,515,928
  Total

44 106 $4,479,282
2002        
  Single Family 34 34 $3,250,571
  Two Family 11 22 $840,106
  Three and Four Family 7 28 $644,733
  Five or More Family 10 84 $1,881,640
  Total

62 168 $6,617,050
2003        
  Single Family 24 24 $3,015,976
  Two Family 2 4 $193,000
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $509,250
  Five or More Family 6 117 $3,047,680
  Total

36 161 $6,765,906
2004        
  Single Family 64 64 $6,315,394
  Two Family 7 14 $961,536
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $130,000
  Five or More Family 5 38 $909,780
  Total

77 120 $8,316,710
2005        
  Single Family 82 82 $8,639,217
  Two Family 1 2 $187,037
  Three and Four Family 3 11 $340,000
  Five or More Family 4 27 $1,409,640
  Total

90 122 $10,575,894
2006        
  Single Family 44 44 $4,996,506
  Two Family 7 14 $1,113,000
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $335,000
  Five or More Family 18 488 $8,717,800
  Total

72 558 $15,162,306


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Jackson County, IL): $24,946
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Jackson County): $63,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Jackson County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 42.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 8.3%
Electricity: 45.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.1%
Wood: 2.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Jackson County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 3.6%
  • Juvenile facilities : 4.4%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 7.85%
  • Other institutional facilities : 0.78%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 73.57%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 9.79%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Jackson County): $409
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Jackson County): $579


(updated 2010)



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