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Demographics Analysis

The people of Macon 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
(Macon County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 3,454

5 to 9 years : 3,422

10 to 14 years : 3,615

15 to 17 years : 2,088

18 and 19 years : 1,472

20 years : 767

21 years : 830

22 to 24 years : 1,979

25 to 29 years : 3,038

30 to 34 years : 3,176

35 to 39 years : 3,218

40 to 44 years : 2,903

45 to 49 years : 3,313

50 to 54 years : 3,902

55 to 59 years : 3,917

60 and 61 years : 1,569

62 to 64 years : 2,022

65 and 66 years : 1,002

67 to 69 years : 1,666

70 to 74 years : 1,893

75 to 79 years : 1,329

80 to 84 years : 1,169

85 years and over : 965

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,268

5 to 9 years : 3,554

10 to 14 years : 3,297

15 to 17 years : 2,016

18 and 19 years : 1,524

20 years : 833

21 years : 610

22 to 24 years : 2,363

25 to 29 years : 3,314

30 to 34 years : 3,447

35 to 39 years : 3,449

40 to 44 years : 3,053

45 to 49 years : 3,632

50 to 54 years : 4,137

55 to 59 years : 4,216

60 and 61 years : 1,921

62 to 64 years : 1,995

65 and 66 years : 1,390

67 to 69 years : 1,790

70 to 74 years : 1,892

75 to 79 years : 1,902

80 to 84 years : 1,723

85 years and over : 1,907


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 107,093

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 58

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 359

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,021

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,411


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Macon County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 6,395

5 to 17 years : 16,243

18 to 24 years : 9,119

25 to 34 years : 9,826

35 to 44 years : 9,718

45 to 54 years : 11,574

55 to 59 years : 6,119

60 and 61 years : 2,608

62 to 64 years : 2,740

65 to 74 years : 7,117

75 years and over : 6,501

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 258

5 to 17 years : 1,505

18 to 24 years : 1,178

25 to 34 years : 2,300

35 to 44 years : 2,319

45 to 54 years : 2,864

55 to 59 years : 1,830

60 and 61 years : 819

62 to 64 years : 1,213

65 to 74 years : 2,401

75 years and over : 2,446

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 33

5 to 17 years : 46

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 98

35 to 44 years : 47

45 to 54 years : 111

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 4

75 years and over : 11

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 17 years : 198

18 to 24 years : 56

25 to 34 years : 751

35 to 44 years : 539

45 to 54 years : 435

55 to 59 years : 146

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 64

65 to 74 years : 111

75 years and over : 37


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 22,117

Now married, except separated : 32,063

Divorced : 9,245

Separated : 1,051

Widowed : 4,525

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 3,629

Now married, except separated : 8,998

Divorced : 2,843

Separated : 480

Widowed : 1,780

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 115

Now married, except separated : 205

Divorced : 59

Separated : 5

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 460

Now married, except separated : 1,551

Divorced : 108

Separated : 30

Widowed : 68


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

No income : 8,323

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 12,874

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6,606

$15,000 to $24,999 : 11,550

$25,000 to $34,999 : 8,543

$35,000 to $49,999 : 8,639

$50,000 to $64,999 : 5,319

$65,000 to $74,999 : 2,016

$75,000 or more : 5,131

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,664

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,162

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,843

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,756

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,952

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,019

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,523

$65,000 to $74,999 : 579

$75,000 or more : 2,232

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 94

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 43

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $24,999 : 70

$25,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $64,999 : 66

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 42

Foreign born:

No income : 298

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 214

$10,000 to $14,999 : 131

$15,000 to $24,999 : 517

$25,000 to $34,999 : 319

$35,000 to $49,999 : 282

$50,000 to $64,999 : 134

$65,000 to $74,999 : 140

$75,000 or more : 182


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence : 24,343

Born in other state of the United States : 25,974

Native; born outside the United States : 38,409

Foreign born : 27,688


(updated 2013)



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

Under 3 years : 4,100

3 and 4 years : 2,618

5 years : 1,447

6 to 8 years : 3,727

9 to 11 years : 4,762

12 to 14 years : 3,934

15 to 17 years : 4,077


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Macon County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 4,367

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,990

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2,546

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2,536

$25,000 to $29,999 : 2,661

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2,560

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2,099

$40,000 to $44,999 : 2,157

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2,236

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3,879

$60,000 to $74,999 : 4,450

$75,000 to $99,999 : 5,246

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3,203

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,510

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,485

$200,000 or more : 1,261


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Macon County, Illinois is 109,942



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Macon County, Illinois: 52,709
Female Population in Macon County, Illinois: 57,233


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Macon County, Illinois: 38.8
Median Female Resident Age in Macon County, Illinois: 41.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Macon County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

44.0

Male

42.8

Female

45.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.1

Male

28.8

Female

31.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.4

Male

33.5

Female

37.0

Asian


Both sexes

31.8

Male

31.8

Female

31.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.5

Male

33.5

Female

27.5

Other


Both sexes

22.4

Male

23.2

Female

20.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.7

Male

12.2

Female

13.1

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.4

Male

23.5

Female

23.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.3

Male

43.1

Female

45.4


(updated 2010)



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

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,061

No health insurance coverage : 130

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,048

No health insurance coverage : 312

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,526

No health insurance coverage : 1,445

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,405

No health insurance coverage : 1,643

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,085

No health insurance coverage : 844

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,057

No health insurance coverage : 1,080

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,591

No health insurance coverage : 879

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,554

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 3,312

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,826

No health insurance coverage : 152

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,040

No health insurance coverage : 111

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,730

No health insurance coverage : 584

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,758

No health insurance coverage : 752

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,420

No health insurance coverage : 894

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,257

No health insurance coverage : 1,381

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,151

No health insurance coverage : 899

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,905

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 4,847

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



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

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,031

No employer-based health insurance : 2,160

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,341

No employer-based health insurance : 4,019

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,527

No employer-based health insurance : 2,444

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,455

No employer-based health insurance : 2,593

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,011

No employer-based health insurance : 1,918

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,964

No employer-based health insurance : 2,173

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,945

No employer-based health insurance : 2,525

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,308

No employer-based health insurance : 2,246

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,873

No employer-based health insurance : 1,439

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,812

No employer-based health insurance : 2,166

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,586

No employer-based health insurance : 3,565

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,899

No employer-based health insurance : 2,415

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,592

No employer-based health insurance : 2,918

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,004

No employer-based health insurance : 2,310

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,845

No employer-based health insurance : 2,793

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,577

No employer-based health insurance : 2,473

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,059

No employer-based health insurance : 2,846

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,213

No employer-based health insurance : 2,634


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Macon County, Illinois)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 87,960

Born in other state in the United States : 19,133

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 23

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 394

Foreign born : 2,432


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Macon County, Illinois)

Speak only English : 99,638

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 1,702

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 175

German or other West Germanic languages : 167

Slavic languages : 46

Other Indo-European languages : 409

Korean : 76

Chinese : 87

Vietnamese : 53

Tagalog : 350

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 290

Other and unspecified languages : 227


(updated 2013)



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

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 45

No Medicare coverage : 12,506

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,521

No Medicare coverage : 30,034

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 7,751

No Medicare coverage : 115

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 42

No Medicare coverage : 12,087

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 1,402

No Medicare coverage : 32,424

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 9,543

No Medicare coverage : 209


(updated 2013)



Races in Macon County, Illinois


  • White: 86,728
  • African American: 17,448
  • American Indian: 46
  • Asian: 1,374
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 43
  • Some Other Race: 587
  • Two or More Races: 3,716



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 185   (0.53%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 82   (0.23%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 240   (0.69%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,039   (2.98%)
  • 9th Grade: 807   (2.31%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,222   (3.5%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,066   (3.05%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,087   (3.11%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 12,955   (37.12%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3,137   (8.99%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 4,758   (13.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,733   (4.97%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4,390   (12.58%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,342   (3.85%)
  • Professional School Degree: 585   (1.68%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 273   (0.78%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 169   (0.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 84   (0.21%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 204   (0.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,253   (3.11%)
  • 9th Grade: 818   (2.03%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,477   (3.67%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,471   (3.65%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,448   (3.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 15,656   (38.85%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 4,034   (10.01%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 5,118   (12.7%)
  • Associate Degree: 2,430   (6.03%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4,158   (10.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,466   (3.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 385   (0.96%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 123   (0.31%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Macon County, Illinois)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,240

5 to 9 years : 6,003

10 to 14 years : 5,970

15 to 17 years : 3,360

18 and 19 years : 1,238

20 to 24 years : 1,649

25 to 34 years : 979

35 years and over : 1,040

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 230

5 to 9 years : 599

10 to 14 years : 759

15 to 17 years : 573

18 and 19 years : 959

20 to 24 years : 1,101

25 to 34 years : 400

35 years and over : 480

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,148

5 to 9 years : 374

10 to 14 years : 183

15 to 17 years : 171

18 and 19 years : 799

20 to 24 years : 4,632

25 to 34 years : 11,596

35 years and over : 60,355


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Macon County, Illinois

  • Decatur Sd 61


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 101 W Cerro Gordo St, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 424-3011, Students: 9,822 )

  • Mt Zion Cusd 3


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 455 Elm St, Mount Zion, IL 62549, Phone: (217) 864-2366, Students: 2,450 )

  • Warrensburg-latham Cusd 11


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 430 W North St, Warrensburg, IL 62573, Phone: (217) 672-3514, Students: 1,115 )

  • Maroa Forsyth Cusd 2


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 738, Maroa, IL 61756, Phone: (217) 794-3488, Students: 1,112 )

  • Meridian Cusd 15


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 347, Blue Mound, IL 62513, Phone: (217) 692-2599, Students: 1,102 )

  • Argenta-oreana Cusd 1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 440, Argenta, IL 62501, Phone: (217) 795-2313, Students: 994 )

  • Sangamon Valley Cusd 9


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 200, Niantic, IL 62551, Phone: (217) 668-2338, Students: 822 )

  • Macon/piatt Roe


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1690 Huston Dr, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 872-3721, Students: 116 )

  • Macon-piatt Spec Educ Jnt Agr


    ( Location: 101 W Cerro Gordo St, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 424-3023, )

  • Decatur Area Technical Academy


    ( Location: 300 E Eldorado St, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 424-3070, )

  • Heartland Region


    ( Location: 300 E Eldorado Rm117, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 424-3438, )

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

  • Warrensburg-latham Elem/middle


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 100 West St, Warrensburg, IL 62573, Phone: (217) 672-3612, Students: 781 )

  • Stephen Decatur Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 1 Educational Park, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 876-8017, Students: 643 )

  • Thomas Jefferson Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 4735 E Cantrell St, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3190, Students: 638 )

  • Mt Zion Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 310 S Henderson St, Mount Zion, IL 62549, Phone: (217) 864-2921, Students: 551 )

  • Johns Hill Magnet School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 1025 E Johns Ave, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3196, Students: 529 )

  • Argenta-oreana Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 400 W South St, Oreana, IL 62554, Phone: (217) 468-2121, Students: 483 )

  • Hope Academy


    ( Grades: K-7, Location: 955 N Illinois, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3333, Students: 469 )

  • Mcgaughey Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 1320 W Main St, Mount Zion, IL 62549, Phone: (217) 864-2711, Students: 405 )

  • Pershing Early Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 2912 N University, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 876-8327, Students: 394 )

  • Michael E Baum Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 801 S Lake Ridge Ave, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3259, Students: 390 )

  • Mt Zion Jr High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 315 S Henderson St, Mount Zion, IL 62549, Phone: (217) 864-2369, Students: 390 )

  • South Shores Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2500 S Franklin St, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3243, Students: 383 )

  • Mary W French Academy


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 520 W Wood St, Decatur, IL 62522, Phone: (217) 424-3240, Students: 369 )

  • Garfield Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 300 Meadow Terrace, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3244, Students: 354 )

  • Benjamin Franklin Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2440 N Summit Ave, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 424-3220, Students: 351 )

  • Muffley Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 88 S Country Club Rd, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3194, Students: 338 )

  • Maroa-forsyth Grade School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 137 Grant St, Forsyth, IL 62535, Phone: (217) 877-2023, Students: 333 )

  • Enterprise Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2115 S Taylor Rd, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3245, Students: 311 )

  • Mt Zion Elem School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 725 W Main St, Mount Zion, IL 62549, Phone: (217) 864-3631, Students: 305 )

  • Oak Grove Accelerated School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2160 W Center St, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 424-3217, Students: 304 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Macon County, Illinois

  • Macarthur High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1155 N Fairview Ave, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 424-3156, Students: 1,327 )

  • Eisenhower High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1200 S 16th St, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 424-3100, Students: 1,229 )

  • Mt Zion High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 305 S Henderson St, Mount Zion, IL 62549, Phone: (217) 864-2363, Students: 799 )

  • Maroa-forsyth Senior High Sch


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 738, Maroa, IL 61756, Phone: (217) 794-3463, Students: 363 )

  • Meridian High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 380, Macon, IL 62544, Phone: (217) 764-5233, Students: 335 )

  • Warrensburg-latham High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 425 W North St, Warrensburg, IL 62573, Phone: (217) 672-3531, Students: 334 )

  • Argenta-oreana High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 469, Argenta, IL 62501, Phone: (217) 795-4821, Students: 300 )

  • Sangamon Valley High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 200, Niantic, IL 62551, Phone: (217) 668-2392, Students: 213 )

  • Futures Unlimited


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 250 E William St, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 429-1054, Students: 96 )

  • Decatur Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 12-12, Location: Po Box 3066, Decatur, IL 62524, Phone: (217) 877-0353, Students: 1 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Macon County, Illinois

  • Richland Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 3,274; Location: Ne College Pk, Decatur, IL 62521, Web: http://www.richland.edu )

  • Millikin University


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 2,376; Location: 184 W Main St, Decatur, IL 62522, Web: http://www.millikin.edu )

  • Mr John's School Of Cosmetology Esthetics & Nails


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 68; Location: 745 E Eldorado, Decatur, IL 62521, Web: http://www.mrjohns.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Macon County, Illinois

  • Lutheran School Assoc


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2001 E Mound Road, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 233-2001, Students: 542 )

  • Decatur Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3475 N Maple Avenue, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 877-5636, Students: 250 )

  • Our Lady Of Lourdes School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 3950 Lourdes Drive, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 877-4408, Students: 238 )

  • Holy Family Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2400 S Franklin Street Road, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 423-7049, Students: 225 )

  • St Patrick Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 412 N Jackson Street, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 423-4351, Students: 137 )

  • St James School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 249 S Webster Street, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 422-7031, Students: 103 )

  • Maranatha Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-10, Location: 555 W Imboden Drive, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 423-2452, Students: 88 )

  • Hillside Bethel Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3575 E Greenhill Road, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 429-5590, Students: 58 )

  • Northwest Christian Campus


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1306 N Stanley Avenue, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 429-0563, Students: 49 )

  • Prairie Flower Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 3130 Turpin Road, Decatur, IL 62521, Phone: (217) 423-5200, Students: 5 )

  • Antioch Christian Academy


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 530 W Mound Road, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 875-1730, )

Academic Libraries In Macon County, Illinois

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Macon County, Illinois

  • Argenta Branch Library


    100 East Water Street, Argenta, IL 62501

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Macon County, Illinois

  • Argenta-oreana Public Library District


    100 South Route 48, Oreana, IL 62554

  • Barclay Public Library District


    220 South Main Street, Warrensburg, IL 62573

  • Blue Mound Memorial Library District


    213 North Saint Marie Street, Blue Mound, IL 62513

  • Decatur Public Library


    130 North Franklin Street, Decatur, IL 62523

  • Forsyth Public Library


    268 South Elwood Street, Forsyth, IL 62535

  • Maroa Public Library District


    305 East Garfield Street, Maroa, IL 61756

  • Mount Zion Public Library District


    115 West Main Street, Mount Zion, IL 62549

  • South Macon Public Library District


    451 West Glenn Street, Macon, IL 62544

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Macon County, Illinois


  • American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation


    204 E Moore St, La Plata, MO 63549

  • Birks Museum


    1184 W Main St, Decatur, IL 62522

  • Chevrolet Hall Of Fame Museum


    3635 E Us Route 36, Decatur, IL 62521
    http://chevrolethalloffamemuseum.com

  • Childrens Museum Of Illinois


    55 S C C Rd, Decatur, IL 62521
    http://www.cmofil.com

  • Flint River Farms School Preservation Society


    Po Box 12, Montezuma, GA 31063

  • Folk Heritage Associaion Of Macon County


    Po Box 1416, Franklin, NC 28734

  • Friends For La Plata Preservation


    424 E Sanders St, La Plata, MO 63549

  • Friends Of Colonel Frederick Wm V Blees Historical Academy


    Po Box 306, Macon, MO 63552

  • Friends Of The Scottish Tartans Museum And Heritage Center I


    Box 2216, Franklin, NC 28734

  • Friends Of Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site Inc


    Po Box 831199, Tuskegee, AL 36083

  • Gallery 510 Arts Guild Ltd


    160 E Main St Ste 100a, Decatur, IL 62523

  • Gem And Mineral Society Of Franklin, Ne


    25 Phillips St, Franklin, NC 28734
    http://fgmm.org

  • Governor Oglesby Mansion


    421 W William St, Decatur, IL 62522
    http://www.maconcountyconservation.org

  • Harris Barrett School Inc


    1755 County Road 27, Tuskegee, AL 36083

  • Hieronymus Mueller Family Foundation


    420 W Eldorado St, Decatur, IL 62522
    http://muellermuseum.org

  • Historic Properties & Preservation Foundation


    1420 W Sunset Ave, Decatur, IL 62522

  • Illinois Traction Society


    264 N Victoria Ave, Decatur, IL 62522

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Macon County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Colonel Smith Memorial Airport Historical   (2) Cribbet Airport   (3) Decatur Airport   (4) Decatur Memorial Hospital Heliport   (5) Hilvety Airport   (6) Holiday Inn Heliport   (7) Margenthaler Airport Historical   (8) Noland Rla Airport   (9) Pci Heliport   (10) Saint Marys Heliport   (11) Snow Airport Historical  

Bridge


(1) Lincoln Trail Bridge   (2) Lost Bridge   (3) Macon County Bridge   (4) Reas Bridge   (5) Staley Bridge  

Building


(1) Alston Hall   (2) Argenta - Oreana Fire Protection District Station 1   (3) Argenta - Oreana Fire Protection District Station 2   (4) Austin Townhall   (5) Barclay Public Library   (6) Blackburn Hall   (7) Blue Mound Community Rural Fire Protection District   (8) Decatur Ambulance Service Headquarters   (9) Decatur Ambulance Service Post 1   (10) Decatur Ambulance Service Post 2   (11) Decatur Ambulance Service Post 3   (12) Decatur And Macon County Welfare Home For Girls Historical   (13) Decatur Correctional Center   (14) Decatur Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (15) Decatur Fire Department Station 2   (16) Decatur Fire Department Station 3   (17) Decatur Fire Department Station 4   (18) Decatur Fire Department Station 5   (19) Decatur Fire Department Station 6   (20) Decatur Fire Department Station 7   (21) Decatur Indoor Sports Center   (22) Decatur Park District Airport Fire Department   (23) Forsyth Public Library   (24) Forsyth Recreation Center   (25) Forsyth Village Hall   (26) Gorin Hall   (27) Griswold Physical Education Center   (28) Harristown Fire Protection District   (29) Hessler Hall   (30) Hickory Point Fire Protection District   (31) Kirkland Fine Arts Center   (32) Lincoln Manor Rest Home   (33) Long Creek Fire Protection District   (34) Macon County Courthouse   (35) Maroa Countryside Fire Protection District   (36) Mills Hall   (37) Mount Zion Fire Protection District   (38) Mueller Hall   (39) Niantic Fire Protection District   (40) Oakland Hall   (41) Perkinson Music Center   (42) Richards Treat University Center   (43) Scovil Hall   (44) Shilling Hall   (45) South Macon Fire Protection District   (46) South Wheatland Fire Protection District   (47) Staley Library   (48) Walker Hall   (49) Warrensburg Fire Protection District   (50) Weck Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Adams Cemetery   (2) Bethel Cemetery   (3) Bilyeu Cemetery   (4) Boiling Springs Cemetery   (5) Brown Cemetery   (6) Calvary Cemetery   (7) Cross Cemetery   (8) Crum Cemetery   (9) Fairlawn Cemetery   (10) Florey Cemetery   (11) Friends Creek Cemetery   (12) Garver Cemetery   (13) Graceland Cemetery   (14) Greenwood Cemetery   (15) Hall Cemetery   (16) Harristown Cemetery   (17) Hudelson Cemetery   (18) Illini Cemetery   (19) Long Cemetery   (20) Long Grove Cemetery   (21) Long Point Cemetery   (22) Macon Cemetery   (23) Macon County Memorial Park   (24) Maroa Cemetery   (25) Mount Gilead Cemetery   (26) Mount Zion Cemetery   (27) Mount Zion Presbyterian Cemetery   (28) Muirheid Cemetery   (29) North Fork Cemetery   (30) Peck Cemetery   (31) Pleasant View Cemetery   (32) Point Pleasant Cemetery   (33) Pope Cemetery   (34) Ritchie Cemetery   (35) Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery   (36) Salem Cemetery   (37) Sharon Cemetery   (38) Spangler Cemetery   (39) Union Cemetery   (40) Upper Ridge Cemetery   (41) Walnut Grove Cemetery   (42) Wheeler Cemetery   (43) Whitley Cemetery   (44) Zion Cemetery  

Census


(1) Boody Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Antioch Church   (2) Antioch Missionary Baptist Church   (3) Baptist Bible Church   (4) Bethel Church   (5) Bethlehem Church   (6) Calvary Southern Baptist Church   (7) Central Christian Church   (8) Central Church Of God   (9) Central United Methodist Church   (10) Christ Lutheran Church   (11) Church Of God   (12) Church Of God In Christ   (13) Church Of The Living God   (14) Cleveland Avenue Methodist Church   (15) Concordia Lutheran Church   (16) East Park Baptist Church   (17) Eastside Church Of God In Christ   (18) Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church   (19) Emmanuel Southern Baptist Church   (20) Faith Baptist Church   (21) Fellowship Bible Church   (22) First Baptist Church   (23) First Christian Church   (24) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (25) First Church Of God   (26) First Church Of The Brethren   (27) First Evangelical Church   (28) First Evangelical Lutheran Church   (29) First Presbyterian Church   (30) First United Methodist Church   (31) Forsyth Baptist Church   (32) Forsyth United Methodist Church   (33) Foursquare Gospel Church   (34) Free Methodist Church   (35) Garven Church   (36) Glad Tidings Assembly Of God Church   (37) Grace United Methodist Church   (38) Harmony Church   (39) Harristown Christian Church   (40) Harvest Temple Church Of God   (41) Hellenic Greek Orthodox Church   (42) Hillside Bethel Tabernacle   (43) Illini Congregational Church   (44) Long Point Church   (45) Morningside Church Of Christ   (46) Mount Calvary Lutheran Church   (47) New Canaan Baptist Church   (48) New Life Church   (49) New Salem Baptist Church   (50) Oakley Brick Church   (51) Piling Chapel   (52) Prairie Avenue Christian Church   (53) Riverside Baptist Church   (54) Saint James Convent   (55) Saint James Roman Catholic Church   (56) Saint Johns Episcopal Church   (57) Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church   (58) Saint Patricks Roman Catholic Church   (59) Saint Pauls Lutheran Church   (60) Saint Pauls Methodist Episcopal Church   (61) Saint Peters African Methodist Episcopal Church   (62) Salem Church   (63) Salvation Army Citadel   (64) Sanner Chapel United Methodist Church   (65) Sharon Church   (66) Sunnyside Road Church   (67) The Missionary Church   (68) Third United Methodist Church   (69) Trinity Church Of The Nazarene   (70) Trinity Lutheran Church   (71) Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church Historical   (72) Union Chapel   (73) Union Church   (74) Unity Church   (75) Warrensburg United Methodist Church   (76) Westminster Presbyterian Church   (77) Woodland Chapel Presbyterian Church   (78) Zion Chapel  

Civil


(1) City Of Decatur   (2) City Of Macon   (3) City Of Maroa   (4) Macon County   (5) Township Of Austin   (6) Township Of Blue Mound   (7) Township Of Decatur   (8) Township Of Friends Creek   (9) Township Of Harristown   (10) Township Of Hickory Point   (11) Township Of Illini   (12) Township Of Long Creek   (13) Township Of Maroa   (14) Township Of Milam Historical   (15) Township Of Mount Zion   (16) Township Of Niantic   (17) Township Of Oakley   (18) Township Of Pleasant View   (19) Township Of South Macon   (20) Township Of South Wheatland   (21) Township Of Whitmore   (22) Village Of Argenta   (23) Village Of Blue Mound   (24) Village Of Forsyth   (25) Village Of Harristown   (26) Village Of Long Creek   (27) Village Of Mount Zion   (28) Village Of Niantic   (29) Village Of Oreana   (30) Village Of Warrensburg  

Crossing


(1) Exit 133   (2) Exit 138   (3) Exit 141   (4) Exit 144   (5) Interchange 150   (6) Interchange 25   (7) Interchange 47  

Dam


(1) A E Staley Cooling Lake Dam   (2) Lake Decatur Dam  

Hospital


(1) Decatur Memorial Hospital   (2) Eastern Star Sanitarium   (3) Meyer Clinic Historical   (4) Saint Marys Hospital  

Lake


(1) Calamus Lake   (2) Lake Urich   (3) Otter Lake   (4) Shady Lake   (5) Sheep Lake  

Locale


(1) Airport Industrial Park   (2) Airport Plaza Shopping Center   (3) Brettwood Village Shopping Center   (4) Brush College Industrial Park   (5) Camp Warren   (6) Cresthaven Country Club   (7) Decatur City Water Works   (8) Decatur Country Club   (9) Decatur Industry Technology Center   (10) Decatur Plaza Shopping Center   (11) Disbrow School Historical   (12) Elks Country Club   (13) Fairview Shopping Center   (14) Greens Switch   (15) Hickory Point Golf Course   (16) Hickory Point Mall Shopping Center   (17) Macon County Poor Farm Historical   (18) Moose Country Club   (19) Moundford Plaza Shopping Center   (20) Northeast Industrial Park   (21) Northland Shopping Center   (22) Pershing Northgate Shopping Center   (23) Pines Shopping Center   (24) Robert Faries Boy Scout Camp   (25) Saint Joseph Hall   (26) Scovill Municipal Golf Course   (27) South Shores Shopping Center   (28) South Side Country Club   (29) South Towne Shopping Center   (30) South Water Treatment Plant   (31) Spring Creek Plaza Shopping Center   (32) Tollys Mall Shopping Center   (33) Upper Ridge School Historical   (34) Virginia Anderson Girl Scout Camp  

Park


(1) Baker Woods Park   (2) Big Creek Park   (3) Boiling Springs Park   (4) Bois Du Sangamon Nature Preserve   (5) Borg Warner Field   (6) Calamus Lake Nature Preserve   (7) Central Park   (8) Clorkey Park   (9) Cresthaven Park   (10) Decatur Downtown Historic District   (11) Decatur Historic District   (12) East Mound Park   (13) Fairview Park   (14) Fans Field   (15) Faries Park   (16) Firestone Football Field   (17) Fishermans Wharf Park   (18) Fort Daniel Conservation Area   (19) Frank M Lindsay Field   (20) Friends Creek County Park   (21) Galloway Park   (22) Garfield Park   (23) Grant Park   (24) Greendell Park   (25) Greenwood Park   (26) Griswold County Conservation Area   (27) Hess Park   (28) Hill Park   (29) Homestead Park   (30) Horace B Garman Park   (31) Illini Park   (32) Ivy Hill Park   (33) Jasper Park   (34) Kiwanis Park   (35) Lincoln Park   (36) Lincoln Trail Homestead State Park   (37) Lyons Park   (38) Macon County Fairgrounds   (39) Monroe Park   (40) Mueller Park   (41) Nelson Park   (42) North Lake Park   (43) Oak Grove Park   (44) Rock Springs Center   (45) Sand Creek Open Space Reservation   (46) Sanders Park   (47) Scovill Gardens   (48) Sinawik Park   (49) South Shores Park   (50) Spencer Park   (51) Spitler Woods Nature Preserve   (52) Spitler Woods State Park   (53) Sunnyside Park   (54) Torrence Park   (55) Veterans Park   (56) Village Park   (57) Wildwood Park   (58) Willow Branch County Conservation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Argenta   (2) Bearsdale   (3) Blackland   (4) Blue Mound   (5) Boody   (6) Bulldog Crossing   (7) Decatur   (8) Elwin   (9) Emery   (10) Faries Park Historical   (11) Forsyth   (12) Harristown   (13) Heman   (14) Hervey City   (15) Larkdale   (16) Long Creek   (17) Longview Place   (18) Macon   (19) Maroa   (20) Mount Zion   (21) Newburg   (22) Niantic   (23) Oakley   (24) Oreana   (25) Sangamon   (26) Turpin   (27) Walker   (28) Warrensburg   (29) Wyckles   (30) Wyckles Corners  

Post Office


(1) Decatur Post Office   (2) Forsyth Post Office   (3) Mount Zion Post Office   (4) Warrensburg Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) A E Staley Cooling Lake   (2) Lake Decatur   (3) Lake Tokorozawa  

School


(1) Argenta Primary School   (2) Argenta-oreana High School   (3) Argenta-oreana Middle School   (4) Austin School Historical   (5) Belle Prairie School Historical   (6) Benjamin Franklin Elementary School   (7) Berry School   (8) Bethel Academy   (9) Blue Mound Elementary School   (10) Boiling Springs School   (11) Bois D Arc School Historical   (12) Brick School Historical   (13) Brush College Elementary School   (14) Centennial Junior High School   (15) Center School Historical   (16) Central School Historical   (17) Coppenbarger Elementary School   (18) Decatur High School   (19) Dennis Elementary School   (20) Durfee Elementary School   (21) E A Gastman Public School Historical   (22) East Park Academy   (23) Ehrhart School Historical   (24) Eisenhower High School   (25) Eldorado School   (26) Elm Grove School Historical   (27) Enterprise Elementary School   (28) Excelsior School   (29) Fair Play School Historical   (30) Fairview School Historical   (31) Flood School Historical   (32) Forsyth Grade School   (33) Fort Daniel School Historical   (34) Garfield Elementary School   (35) Grant School   (36) Harristown Elementary School   (37) Hess School Historical   (38) Hight School Historical   (39) Holy Family School   (40) Independence School Historical   (41) John Adams Elementary School   (42) Johns Hill Magnet School   (43) Kirby School Historical   (44) Lakeview High School Historical   (45) Lincoln School   (46) Long Grove School Historical   (47) Macarthur High School   (48) Macon Elementary School   (49) Magee School Historical   (50) Maroa Forsythe High School   (51) Maroa Grade School   (52) Mary W French Academy   (53) Mcgaughty Elementary School   (54) Meridian Middle School   (55) Meridian Senior High School   (56) Michael E Baum Elementary School   (57) Miller School Historical   (58) Millikin University   (59) Model School Historical   (60) Mound Middle School   (61) Mount Zion Elementary School   (62) Mount Zion High School   (63) Mount Zion Intermediate School   (64) Mount Zion Junior High School   (65) Muffley Elementary School   (66) New Argenta Grade School   (67) Niantic-harristown High School   (68) Oak Grove Elementary School   (69) Oak Ridge School Historical   (70) Oakland School   (71) Ocean Wave School Historical   (72) Oreana Grade School   (73) Our Lady Of Lourdes School   (74) Parsons Elementary School   (75) Peck School Historical   (76) Pleasant Grove School   (77) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (78) Prairie Hall School Historical   (79) Progress School   (80) Progress School Historical   (81) Pugh School   (82) Renshaw School Historical   (83) Richland Community College   (84) Riverside School   (85) Roach School   (86) Roosevelt Middle School   (87) Saint James School   (88) Saint Johns School   (89) Saint Patricks School   (90) Saint Pauls School   (91) Saint Teresa High School   (92) Saint Thomas School   (93) Salem Elementary School   (94) Shady Grove School Historical   (95) South Shores Elementary School   (96) Southeast Elementary School   (97) Spencer School   (98) Stephen Decatur High School   (99) Stevenson Elementary School   (100) Sulphur Springs School Historical   (101) Sunnyside School   (102) Thomas Jefferson Middle School   (103) Ullrich School   (104) Union School   (105) Walnut Grove College Historical   (106) Walnut Grove School Historical   (107) Warren School   (108) Warrensburg - Latham Elementary - Middle School   (109) Warrensburg-latham School   (110) Washington Elementary School   (111) Westfield School   (112) White Hall School Historical   (113) White School   (114) William Harris Elementary School   (115) Woodrow Wilson Junior High School   (116) Zion School Historical  

Spring


(1) Rock Spring  

Stream


(1) Big Creek   (2) Dry Branch   (3) Finley Creek   (4) Friends Creek   (5) Goose Neck Slough   (6) Kickapoo Creek   (7) Long Creek   (8) Oak Branch   (9) Sand Creek   (10) Smiths Branch   (11) Spring Creek   (12) Stevens Creek   (13) Ward Branch   (14) Willow Branch  

Summit


(1) Blue Mound   (2) Long Mound  

Tower


(1) Wand-tv Decatur   (2) Wdz-am Decatur   (3) Wdzq-fm Decatur   (4) Wfhl-tv Decatur   (5) Wjmu-fm Decatur   (6) Wsoy-am Decatur   (7) Wsoy-fm Decatur   (8) Wxfm-fm Mount Zion   (9) Wyds-fm Decatur  

Woods


(1) Baker Woods  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Macon County, Illinois

62521 (pop. 37,281) 62526 (pop. 36,440) 62522 (pop. 18,458)
62549 (pop. 5,740) 62535 (pop. 2,572) 61756 (pop. 2,106)
62513 (pop. 1,785) 62544 (pop. 1,714) 62554 (pop. 1,710)
62573 (pop. 1,614) 62501 (pop. 1,566) 62523 (pop. 879)
62551 (pop. 867) 62514 (pop. 340) 62537 (pop. 144)
62532 (pop. 53)    


Counties Nearby Macon County, Illinois

Macon County, IL  (pop. 109,942) 0.0 Miles
Piatt County, IL  (pop. 16,499) 22.3 Miles
De Witt County, IL  (pop. 16,290) 22.5 Miles
Moultrie County, IL  (pop. 14,344) 23.0 Miles
Christian County, IL  (pop. 34,553) 27.8 Miles
Logan County, IL  (pop. 30,085) 29.6 Miles
Shelby County, IL  (pop. 22,200) 33.3 Miles
Sangamon County, IL  (pop. 199,109) 37.3 Miles
Douglas County, IL  (pop. 19,436) 38.5 Miles
Champaign County, IL  (pop. 203,586) 43.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Macon County, Illinois

217



Elevation in Macon County, Illinois is 682.0 ft. (208.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Macon County, Illinois

Lat: 39.853136 N        Long: -88.953227 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,656   (3.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,049   (2.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 2,143   (4.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 4,327   (8.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 6,706   (13.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 6,944   (13.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 8,278   (16.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 4,459   (8.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2,182   (4.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2,133   (4.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 935   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 443   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 4,114   (8.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 5,060   (10.0%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Macon County, Illinois)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 2,628

1 vehicle available : 9,765

2 vehicles available : 2,200

3 vehicles available : 244

4 or more vehicles available : 72

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 848

1 vehicle available : 3,990

2 vehicles available : 8,884

3 vehicles available : 1,914

4 or more vehicles available : 515

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 265

1 vehicle available : 1,532

2 vehicles available : 2,113

3 vehicles available : 1,547

4 or more vehicles available : 478

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 539

1 vehicle available : 1,529

2 vehicles available : 3,307

3 vehicles available : 1,785

4 or more vehicles available : 1,031


(updated 2013)



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

1-person household:

No workers : 7,700

1 worker : 7,209

2-person household:

No workers : 5,259

1 worker : 5,893

2 workers : 4,999

3-person household:

No workers : 673

1 worker : 2,274

2 workers : 2,214

3 workers : 774

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 728

1 worker : 2,751

2 workers : 3,362

3 or more workers : 1,350


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Macon County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 40,423

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 3,669

In 3-person carpool : 542

In 4-person carpool : 119

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 49

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 12

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 481

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 98

Bicycle : 42

Walked : 1,204

Other means : 473

Worked at home : 943


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Macon County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,888

5 to 9 minutes : 6,972

10 to 14 minutes : 11,074

15 to 19 minutes : 11,324

20 to 24 minutes : 6,791

25 to 29 minutes : 1,974

30 to 34 minutes : 2,340

35 to 39 minutes : 331

40 to 44 minutes : 436

45 to 59 minutes : 1,876

60 to 89 minutes : 1,379

90 or more minutes : 727


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Macon County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 7,003  (25.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,068  (11.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4,100  (15.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 180  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4,868  (17.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 7,954  (31.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 5,193  (20.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 9,695  (38.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 16  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 208  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Macon County, Illinois

Employed: 51,687
Unemployed: 2,917



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

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 8.0%
  • 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: 25.3%
  • Other: 66.7%



Water Usage In Macon County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 4.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 4.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 37.67 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 37.67 Mgal/d





There are 1,020 Farms In Macon County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Macon County, Illinois

Soy Capital Bank And Trust Company - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

Hickory Point Bank And Trust, Fsb - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

Regions Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $471.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Pnc Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $949.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

First Mid-illinois Bank & Trust, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 36

Busey Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $10.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 42

Prairie State Bank And Trust - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

Town And Country Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

State Bank Of Niantic - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $107.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

Scott State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $209k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Macon County, Illinois

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 4.7 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Logan County


    (about 29.2 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 37.9 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 38.5 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Capital


    (about 38.5 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 43.5 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 44.2 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 52.6 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 67.9 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • General Downing - Peoria International


    (about 67.9 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 68.4 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)

  • Vermillon County


    (about 75.6 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Vermilion Regional


    (about 75.7 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 83.5 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 86.3 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • St. Louis Regional


    (about 88.5 miles in East Alton, Illinois; Airport Code: ALN)

  • Hulman Field


    (about 91.8 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Terre Haute International-Hulman Field


    (about 91.8 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 92.9 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Macon County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.43%

Carpooled

9.40%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.74%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.01%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.01%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.13%

Motorcycle

0.12%

Bicycle

0.20%

Walked

2.09%

Other Means

0.40%

Worked At Home

2.48%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Macon County, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Macon County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17,791

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,384

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,296

Renter-occupied housing units : 693

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,539

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,154

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 9,522

Renter-occupied housing units : 7,807


(updated 2013)



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

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,949

Householder 35 to 44 years : 3,511

Householder 45 to 54 years : 4,379

Householder 55 to 59 years : 2,108

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,725

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,761

Householder 75 years and over : 889

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 472

Householder 35 to 44 years : 580

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,721

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,780

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,810

Householder 65 to 74 years : 3,403

Householder 75 years and over : 4,060


(updated 2013)



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

Less than 10.0 percent : 391

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,411

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,931

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,330

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,368

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 982

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 741

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,219

50.0 percent or more : 3,147

Not computed : 1,518


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later : $259,000

Built 2000 to 2009 : $219,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $169,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $127,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $117,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $94,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $80,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $62,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $68,000


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Macon County, Illinois: 64.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Macon 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 239 239 $36,144,753
  Two Family 8 16 $1,159,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

247 255 $37,303,753
2000        
  Single Family 224 224 $31,812,803
  Two Family 4 8 $868,548
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 112 $4,000,000
  Total

230 344 $36,681,351
2001        
  Single Family 215 215 $30,542,148
  Two Family 1 2 $120,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 8 $190,000
  Total

217 225 $30,852,148
2002        
  Single Family 159 159 $26,853,663
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $200,000
  Five or More Family 5 206 $10,338,000
  Total

165 369 $37,391,663
2003        
  Single Family 434 434 $56,934,172
  Two Family 1 2 $100,000
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $390,000
  Five or More Family 3 67 $4,871,700
  Total

440 511 $62,295,872
2004        
  Single Family 243 243 $40,513,881
  Two Family 3 6 $340,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

246 249 $40,853,881
2005        
  Single Family 224 224 $40,175,335
  Two Family 8 16 $1,472,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $451,000
  Five or More Family 1 60 $5,800,000
  Total

234 304 $47,898,335
2006        
  Single Family 323 323 $47,756,074
  Two Family 3 6 $741,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 80 $5,770,502
  Total

327 409 $54,267,576


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Macon County, IL): $37,859
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Macon County): $68,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Macon County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 78.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.5%
Electricity: 15.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Macon County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 20.97%
  • Juvenile facilities : 1.28%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 27.12%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 32.15%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 18.48%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Macon County): $448
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Macon County): $567


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



Health Care Centers Close To Macon County, Illinois

Addus Healthcare, Inc


     Address: 160 East Main Street, Suite 301, Decatur, Illinois 62523
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/24/2005

Decatur Mem Hosp Home Hlth Svs


     Address: 3122 Brettwood Circle, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/13/1982

Community Homecare, Inc


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

Quad County Home Health Agency


     Address: One Huber Street, Pana, Illinois 62557
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 12/19/1984

Home Care Of Central Illinois


     Address: 109 Third Street P.o. Box 508, Lincoln, Illinois 62656
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/11/1981

Hospitals Close To Macon County, Illinois

Decatur Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 1800 E Lake Shore Dr, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

John & Mary Kirby Hospital


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

Dr John Warner Hospital


     Address: 422 W White St, Clinton, Illinois 61727
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Taylorville Memorial Hospital


     Address: 201 East Pleasant Street, Taylorville, Illinois 62568
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Macon County, Illinois

Manorcare At Decatur


     Address: 444 West Harrison Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Fair Havens Christian Home


     Address: 1790 South Fairview Avenue, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 140
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Decatur Mem Hospital


     Address: 2300 North Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 15
     Percent Occupied: 38%

Heritage Manor-mount Zion


     Address: 1225 Woodland Drive, Mount Zion, Illinois 62549
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 96%

St Mary's Hospital--decatur


     Address: 1800 East Lake Shore Drive, Decatur, Illinois 62525
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 14
     Percent Occupied: 32%

Imboden Creek Living Center


     Address: 180 West Imboden, Decatur, Illinois 62521
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Mckinley Court


     Address: 500 West Mckinley Avenue, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 144
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Aspen Ridge Care Centre


     Address: 2530 North Monroe Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 165
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Lincoln Manor


     Address: 2650 North Monroe Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 123
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Macon County, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 20 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Macon County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 20,775
    Disabled Workers: 4,460
    Widowers Workers: 3,400
    Spouses Workers: 1,785
    Children Workers: 2,355


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Macon County, Illinois


Charges


All Other: $5,948,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Health & Hospitals: $3,773,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $8,856,000
Health & Hospitals: $4,454,000
Highways: $6,870,000
All Other: $827,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $537,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $5,640,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $6,049,000
Central Staff Services: $3,186,000
General Public Buildings: $1,036,000
Health Services - Other: $7,762,000
Regular Highways: $3,746,000
Police Protection: $5,344,000
Solid Waste Management: $214,000
General - Other: $6,716,000


Construction


Central Staff Services: $35,000
Health - Other: $1,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


General: $309,000


Tax


Property: $16,417,000
Other License: $254,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $822,000
General Revenue, Nec: $3,227,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $37,845,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $17,987,000


(updated 2006)



Macon County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.11%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.34%
  • Other 0.55%



(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 Macon County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Macon County, IL

4.31 % of Macon County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $41,446

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.03 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $70,308

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 0.28 % ($34,441 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.20 % ($34,917 AGI )
  • Piatt County , IL 0.17 % ($43,069 AGI )
  • Moultrie County , IL 0.17 % ($38,169 AGI )
  • Champaign County , IL 0.16 % ($30,328 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.14 % ($38,656 AGI )
  • Christian County , IL 0.13 % ($29,018 AGI )
  • Shelby County , IL 0.13 % ($35,236 AGI )
  • Logan County , IL 0.13 % ($34,296 AGI )
  • Peoria County , IL 0.11 % ($68,043 AGI )

Relocation away from Macon County, IL

5.06 % of Macon 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 $43,358

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $185,182

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 0.31 % ($30,301 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.21 % ($28,678 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.21 % ($42,247 AGI )
  • Champaign County , IL 0.19 % ($36,675 AGI )
  • Christian County , IL 0.18 % ($40,923 AGI )
  • Piatt County , IL 0.18 % ($44,513 AGI )
  • Moultrie County , IL 0.16 % ($45,101 AGI )
  • De Witt County , IL 0.14 % ($38,950 AGI )
  • Shelby County , IL 0.14 % ($39,424 AGI )
  • Peoria County , IL 0.11 % ($79,532 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 Macon County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Macon County, Illinois


On 05/12/1978, a tornado touched down 0.28 miles from the center of Macon County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 3 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 11/11/1984, a tornado touched down 1.18 miles from the center of Macon County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 04/18/1996, a tornado touched down 1.61 miles from the center of Macon County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 9 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.

On 11/30/1975, a tornado touched down 1.83 miles from the center of Macon County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 08/10/1974, a tornado touched down 1.84 miles from the center of Macon County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Macon County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/16/1995, 08:33 pm 0 0 $80K --
         
Lightning        
05/31/2006, 02:13 pm 0 1 -- --
06/24/1994, 01:30 pm 0 1 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/16/1995, 08:30 pm 0 0 $135K --
05/13/1995, 08:45 pm 0 0 $1M --
         



Tornados In Macon County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2006-03-12 1 600 1 0 0 -- --
  1995-05-27 -- 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 Macon 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 Macon County, Illinois


  • Macon County Jail


    333 S. Franklin Street, Decatur, IL 62523
    Capacity: 204
    Confined: 271
    Avg. Population: 270
    Year Built: 1988
    Year Renovated: 2006


(updated 2006)



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