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Demographics Analysis

The people of Menard 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
(Menard County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 353

5 to 9 years : 340

10 to 14 years : 492

15 to 17 years : 305

18 and 19 years : 158

20 years : 69

21 years : 27

22 to 24 years : 239

25 to 29 years : 306

30 to 34 years : 293

35 to 39 years : 379

40 to 44 years : 467

45 to 49 years : 539

50 to 54 years : 478

55 to 59 years : 478

60 and 61 years : 101

62 to 64 years : 283

65 and 66 years : 70

67 to 69 years : 201

70 to 74 years : 209

75 to 79 years : 139

80 to 84 years : 97

85 years and over : 70

Female:

Under 5 years : 367

5 to 9 years : 355

10 to 14 years : 437

15 to 17 years : 288

18 and 19 years : 131

20 years : 60

21 years : 97

22 to 24 years : 189

25 to 29 years : 242

30 to 34 years : 278

35 to 39 years : 391

40 to 44 years : 537

45 to 49 years : 610

50 to 54 years : 512

55 to 59 years : 445

60 and 61 years : 143

62 to 64 years : 240

65 and 66 years : 171

67 to 69 years : 148

70 to 74 years : 227

75 to 79 years : 183

80 to 84 years : 120

85 years and over : 196


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Menard County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 7,470

Multiple ancestry : 3,808

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 138

Ancestry not reported : 1,044


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 12,402

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 25

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 19

Not a U.S. citizen : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Menard County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 720

5 to 17 years : 2,217

18 to 24 years : 970

25 to 34 years : 1,119

35 to 44 years : 1,774

45 to 54 years : 2,139

55 to 59 years : 923

60 and 61 years : 244

62 to 64 years : 523

65 to 74 years : 1,026

75 years and over : 805

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 696

5 to 17 years : 2,002

18 to 24 years : 782

25 to 34 years : 941

35 to 44 years : 1,381

45 to 54 years : 1,741

55 to 59 years : 734

60 and 61 years : 204

62 to 64 years : 349

65 to 74 years : 820

75 years and over : 678

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 17 years : 211

18 to 24 years : 183

25 to 34 years : 174

35 to 44 years : 377

45 to 54 years : 395

55 to 59 years : 175

60 and 61 years : 40

62 to 64 years : 162

65 to 74 years : 206

75 years and over : 127

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 4

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 4

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 5

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Menard County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 5,040

Female : 5,288

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,031

Female : 1,043

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 13

Female : 12

Foreign born:

Male : 9

Female : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Menard County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 10,124

Born in other state in the United States : 1,998

Native: born outside the United States : 25

Foreign born : 33


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,765

Now married, except separated : 5,040

Divorced : 800

Separated : 33

Widowed : 551

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 348

Now married, except separated : 1,259

Divorced : 154

Separated : 10

Widowed : 98

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 12

Divorced : 4

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 16

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 11,622

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 71

Speak English less than "very well" : 29

German:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Menard County, Illinois

  • German: 3,372   (29.4%)
  • English: 1,748   (15.3%)
  • Irish: 1,584   (13.8%)
  • United States Or American: 1,438   (12.6%)
  • Other Groups: 637   (5.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 398   (3.5%)
  • Swedish: 312   (2.7%)
  • Dutch: 280   (2.4%)
  • Italian: 247   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 246   (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 245   (2.1%)
  • Polish: 167   (1.5%)
  • Norwegian: 86   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 85   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 69   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 61   (0.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 58   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 51   (0.4%)
  • European: 42   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 41   (0.4%)
  • British: 40   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 39   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 33   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 22   (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 21   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 11   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 9   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 7   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 7   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 3   (0.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 2   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Menard County, Illinois is 12,460



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Menard County, Illinois: 6,093
Female Population in Menard County, Illinois: 6,367


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Menard County, Illinois: 41.7
Median Female Resident Age in Menard County, Illinois: 43.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Menard County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

43.1

Male

41.8

Female

44.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.3

Male

20.5

Female

18.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.0

Male

34.5

Female

46.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.5

Male

26.0

Female

38.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

20.0

Male

23.5

Female

16.5

Other


Both sexes

27.8

Male

27.8

Female

27.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.3

Male

18.4

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.1

Male

33.3

Female

19.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.1

Male

41.9

Female

44.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Menard County, Illinois


  • White: 12,180
  • African American: 220
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 60



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.05%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.13%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (0.48%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 164   (4.16%)
  • 9th Grade: 66   (1.67%)
  • 10th Grade: 70   (1.77%)
  • 11th Grade: 70   (1.77%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 79   (2%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,486   (37.68%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 385   (9.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 491   (12.45%)
  • Associate Degree: 274   (6.95%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 558   (14.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 183   (4.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 55   (1.39%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 37   (0.94%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 17   (0.39%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (0.25%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (0.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 159   (3.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 65   (1.49%)
  • 10th Grade: 119   (2.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 71   (1.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 41   (0.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,696   (38.95%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 472   (10.84%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 586   (13.46%)
  • Associate Degree: 241   (5.54%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 665   (15.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 140   (3.22%)
  • Professional School Degree: 54   (1.24%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.16%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Menard County, Illinois

  • Porta Cusd 202


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 202, Petersburg, IL 62675, Phone: (217) 632-3803, Students: 1,323 )

  • Athens Cusd 213


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1 Warrior Way, Athens, IL 62613, Phone: (217) 636-8761, Students: 1,061 )

  • Greenview Cusd 200


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 320, Greenview, IL 62642, Phone: (217) 968-2295, Students: 261 )

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

  • Porta Central


    ( Grades: 3-6, Location: 1500 Owen Ave, Petersburg, IL 62675, Phone: (217) 632-7781, Students: 300 )

  • Petersburg Elem School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 514 W Monroe St, Petersburg, IL 62675, Phone: (217) 632-7731, Students: 237 )

  • Porta Jr High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: Po Box 202, Petersburg, IL 62675, Phone: (217) 632-3219, Students: 222 )

  • Athens Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 1 Warrior Way, Athens, IL 62613, Phone: (217) 636-8380, Students: 174 )

  • Greenview Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Po Box 320, Greenview, IL 62642, Phone: (217) 968-2295, Students: 129 )

  • Tallula Elem School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: Po Box 260, Tallula, IL 62688, Phone: (217) 634-4328, Students: 109 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Menard County, Illinois

  • Porta High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 202, Petersburg, IL 62675, Phone: (217) 632-3216, Students: 455 )

  • Athens Sr High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1 Warrior Way, Athens, IL 62613, Phone: (217) 636-8314, Students: 308 )

  • Greenview Jr/sr High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 320, Greenview, IL 62642, Phone: (217) 968-2295, Students: 132 )

  • Salt Creek Academy


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Rr 1 Box 106, Athens, IL 62613, Phone: (217) 566-3841, Students: 29 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Menard County, Illinois

  • Athens Municipal Library


    410 East Hargrave Street, Athens, IL 62613

  • Petersburg Public Library


    220 South Sixth Street, Petersburg, IL 62675

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Menard County, Illinois


  • Menard County Historical Society Inc


    Box 663, Menard, TX 76859

  • Menard Heritage Conservators Organization


    Po Box 242, Menard, TX 76859

  • New Salem Lincoln League


    15365 Lincoln League Ln, Petersburg, IL 62675

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Menard County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Petersburg Airport Historical   (2) Wilcoxon Airport  

Bridge


(1) Altig Bridge  

Building


(1) Athens Fancy Prairie Fire Protection District   (2) Fancy Prairie Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Greenview Community Fire Protection District   (4) Menard County Courthouse   (5) Menard County Emergency Medical Services   (6) Menard County Historical Museum   (7) Oakford Fire Department   (8) Petersburg Fire Department   (9) Shamual Manor Nursing Home   (10) Sunny Acres Nursing Home   (11) Tallula Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Herget Drainage Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Atterberry Cemetery   (2) Baker Prairie Number 1 Cemetery   (3) Baker Prairie Number 2 Cemetery   (4) Bethel Cemetery   (5) Calvary Cemetery   (6) Concord Cemetery   (7) Dunschen Cemetery   (8) Elmwood Cemetery   (9) Farmers Point Cemetery   (10) Godbey Cemetery   (11) Greenwood Cemetery   (12) Hash Cemetery   (13) Hickey Cemetery   (14) Hickory Grove Cemetery   (15) Hornback Cemetery   (16) Indian Point Cemetery   (17) Irish Grove Cemetery   (18) Joel Hall Cemetery   (19) Kirby Cemetery   (20) Lebanon Cemetery   (21) Oakland Cemetery   (22) Old Concord Cemetery   (23) Park Cemetery   (24) Rosehill Cemetery   (25) Saint Petersburg Cemetery   (26) Sandridge Cemetery   (27) Shipley Cemetery   (28) Smedly Cemetery   (29) Smoot Cemetery   (30) Sugar Grove Cemetery   (31) Watkins Cemetery   (32) West Cemetery   (33) White Cemetery  

Census


(1) Lake Petersburg Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Athens Christian Church   (2) Athens United Methodist Church   (3) Atterberry Community Baptist Church   (4) Bethlehem Lutheran Church   (5) Calvary Baptist Church   (6) Central Presbyterian Church   (7) First Baptist Church   (8) First Christian Church   (9) Greenview Christian Church   (10) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (11) New Hope Baptist Church   (12) North Sangamon United Presbyterian Church   (13) Oakford United Methodist Church   (14) Petersburg Foursquare Church   (15) Petersburg United Methodist Church   (16) Rock Creek Presbyterian Church   (17) Saint Pauls United Church Of Christ   (18) Saint Peter Catholic Church   (19) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (20) Tallula Christian Church   (21) Tallula Freewill Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Athens North Number 2 Election Precinct   (2) Atterberry Number 10 Election Precinct   (3) City Of Athens   (4) City Of Petersburg   (5) Fancy Prairie Number 3 Election Precinct   (6) Greenview Number 6 Election Precinct   (7) Indian Creek Number 7 Election Precinct   (8) Irish Grove Number 4 Election Precinct   (9) Menard County   (10) Oakford Number 9 Election Precinct   (11) Petersburg East Number 13 Election Precinct   (12) Petersburg North Number 14 Election Precinct   (13) Petersburg South Number 15 Election Precinct   (14) Petersburg West Number 16 Election Precinct   (15) Rock Creek Number 12 Election Precinct   (16) Sandridge Number 8 Election Precinct   (17) Sugar Grove Number 5 Election Precinct   (18) Tallula Number 11 Election Precinct   (19) Village Of Greenview   (20) Village Of Oakford   (21) Village Of Tallula  

Dam


(1) Braun Pond Dam   (2) Country Lake Dam   (3) Lake Petersburg Dam  

Flat


(1) Herget Bottoms  

Lake


(1) Blue Hole   (2) Day Lake   (3) Mound Lake   (4) Perry Slough   (5) Revis Lake  

Locale


(1) Five Point   (2) Kelso Hollow Amphitheater   (3) Old Grist Mill   (4) Rutledge-camron Saw And Grist Mill   (5) Shambolee Golf Club  

Mine


(1) Indian Creek Mine   (2) Indian Point Quarry   (3) Johnson Valley Mine   (4) Riverside Mine   (5) Tebrugge Mine  

Park


(1) Lincolns New Salem State Park   (2) Petersburg Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Athens   (2) Atterberry   (3) Barr   (4) Bobtown   (5) Culver   (6) Curtis   (7) Fancy Prairie   (8) Greenview   (9) Hill Top   (10) Hilltop   (11) Hubly   (12) Lake Petersburg   (13) Lewisburg   (14) Loyd   (15) New Salem Historical   (16) Oakford   (17) Old Salem Chautauqua   (18) Petersburg   (19) Sweetwater   (20) Tallula   (21) Tice  

Post Office


(1) Atterberry Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Braun Pond   (2) Country Lake   (3) Lake Petersburg  

School


(1) Athens High School   (2) Barclay School Historical   (3) Bee Grove School Historical   (4) Brush School Historical   (5) Curtis School Historical   (6) Douglas School Historical   (7) Fancy Prairie Elementary School   (8) Greenview Junior High School   (9) Hazel Dell School Historical   (10) Hedge Row School Historical   (11) Herget Grove School Historical   (12) Honey Heart School Historical   (13) Indian Point School Historical   (14) Kay Watkins School Historical   (15) Kirby School Historical   (16) Lafayette School Historical   (17) Little Brick School Historical   (18) Little Grove School Historical   (19) Lynn School Historical   (20) Pancake School Historical   (21) Panther School Historical   (22) Petersburg Elementary School   (23) Pleasant Hill East School Historical   (24) Porta Middle School   (25) Rose Hill School Historical   (26) Salt Creek School Historical   (27) Shipley School Historical   (28) Tallula Elementary School   (29) Tilson School Historical   (30) Tonica School Historical   (31) Union School Historical   (32) Walnut Grove School Historical   (33) Walnut Row School Historical   (34) William Watkins School Historical  

Stream


(1) Clary Creek   (2) Concord Creek   (3) Crane Creek   (4) Crawford Branch   (5) Cuttington Creek   (6) Fancher Creek   (7) Grove Creek   (8) Halls Branch   (9) Hemp Factory Branch   (10) Indian Creek   (11) Latimore Creek   (12) Little Grove Creek   (13) Rock Creek   (14) Rocky Branch   (15) Salt Creek   (16) Tar Creek   (17) Town Branch  

Summit


(1) Kingfisher Hill   (2) Shick Shack Hill  

Tower


(1) Wluj-fm Petersburg  

Valley


(1) Millseed Hollow   (2) Mott Hollow   (3) Opossum Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Menard County, Illinois

62675 (pop. 5,949) 62613 (pop. 3,428) 62642 (pop. 1,607)
62688 (pop. 944) 62673 (pop. 620)  


Counties Nearby Menard County, Illinois

Menard County, IL  (pop. 12,460) 0.0 Miles
Mason County, IL  (pop. 15,075) 16.6 Miles
Sangamon County, IL  (pop. 199,109) 20.5 Miles
Cass County, IL  (pop. 13,575) 24.6 Miles
Logan County, IL  (pop. 30,085) 24.8 Miles
Morgan County, IL  (pop. 35,322) 30.8 Miles
Fulton County, IL  (pop. 36,660) 37.6 Miles
Tazewell County, IL  (pop. 136,078) 39.0 Miles
Schuyler County, IL  (pop. 6,917) 41.3 Miles
Scott County, IL  (pop. 5,238) 44.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Menard County, Illinois

217



Elevation in Menard County, Illinois is 512.0 ft. (156.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Menard County, Illinois

Lat: 40.032792 N        Long: -89.811751 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 146   (2.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 149   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 198   (3.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 638   (10.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 882   (14.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,398   (22.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,121   (18.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 588   (9.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 129   (2.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 206   (3.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 85   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 60   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 313   (5.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 242   (3.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Menard County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,922

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 749

In 3-person carpool : 80

In 4-person carpool : 11

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 8

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 2

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 : 11

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 80

Other means : 60

Worked at home : 384


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Menard County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 244

5 to 9 minutes : 550

10 to 14 minutes : 377

15 to 19 minutes : 389

20 to 24 minutes : 636

25 to 29 minutes : 622

30 to 34 minutes : 1,401

35 to 39 minutes : 396

40 to 44 minutes : 511

45 to 59 minutes : 443

60 to 89 minutes : 213

90 or more minutes : 141


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,420

No Social Security income : 3,709


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,051

No retirement income : 4,078


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Menard County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 117

$10,000 to $14,999 : 104

$15,000 to $19,999 : 124

$20,000 to $24,999 : 102

$25,000 to $29,999 : 93

$30,000 to $34,999 : 199

$35,000 to $39,999 : 138

$40,000 to $44,999 : 122

$45,000 to $49,999 : 186

$50,000 to $59,999 : 303

$60,000 to $74,999 : 524

$75,000 to $99,999 : 677

$100,000 to $124,999 : 416

$125,000 to $149,999 : 275

$150,000 to $199,999 : 197

$200,000 or more : 68


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $67,886


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Menard County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,103  (32.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 442  (13.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 479  (14.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 66  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 698  (20.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,161  (37.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 624  (20.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,221  (39.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 15  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Menard County, Illinois

Employed: 6,909
Unemployed: 284



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Menard 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: 31.4%
  • Other: 68.6%



Water Usage In Menard County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.21 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.21 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 662 Farms In Menard County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Menard County, Illinois

Athens State Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $398.3k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 4

National Bank Of Petersburg - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $303.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

Middletown State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $29.6k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

Petefish, Skiles & Co. - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Menard County, Illinois

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 14.8 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Capital


    (about 14.8 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Logan County


    (about 26.7 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 28.8 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 43.9 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • General Downing - Peoria International


    (about 43.9 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 51.8 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Macomb Municipal


    (about 55.7 miles in Macomb, Illinois; Airport Code: MQB)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 56.0 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Galesburg Municipal


    (about 70.5 miles in Galesburg, Illinois; Airport Code: GBG)

  • Quincy Regional-Baldwin Field


    (about 73.5 miles in Fowler, Illinois; Airport Code: UIN)

  • St. Louis Regional


    (about 79.8 miles in East Alton, Illinois; Airport Code: ALN)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 81.0 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Southeast Iowa Regional


    (about 86.4 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Burlington Municipal


    (about 86.4 miles in Carman, Illinois; Airport Code: BRL)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 90.0 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 90.0 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Keokuk Municipal


    (about 90.2 miles in Keokuk, Iowa; Airport Code: EOK)

  • Fort Madison Municipal


    (about 90.8 miles in Fort Madison, Iowa; Airport Code: FMS)

  • Lambert-St. Louis International


    (about 93.6 miles in Lambert Airport, Missouri; Airport Code: STL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Menard County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.77%

Carpooled

12.75%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.14%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.02%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.52%

Other Means

0.26%

Worked At Home

4.54%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,090

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 165

Female householder, no husband present : 390

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,241

Householder not living alone : 243


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 2

Male householder and female partner : 221

Female householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and male partner : 129

All other households : 4,764


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Menard County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,843

Renter-occupied housing units : 247

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 84

Renter-occupied housing units : 81

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 199

Renter-occupied housing units : 191

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,000

Renter-occupied housing units : 484


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Menard County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 268

$10,000 to $14,999 : 315

$15,000 to $19,999 : 236

$20,000 to $24,999 : 230

$25,000 to $29,999 : 253

$30,000 to $34,999 : 320

$35,000 to $39,999 : 158

$40,000 to $44,999 : 182

$45,000 to $49,999 : 324

$50,000 to $59,999 : 359

$60,000 to $74,999 : 719

$75,000 to $99,999 : 775

$100,000 to $124,999 : 421

$125,000 to $149,999 : 282

$150,000 to $199,999 : 214

$200,000 or more : 73


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Menard County, Illinois)

Total : 5,684


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Menard County, Illinois)

Occupied : 5,129

Vacant : 555


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Menard County, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Menard County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 132

Built 2000 to 2004 : 270

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,015

Built 1980 to 1989 : 412

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,155

Built 1960 to 1969 : 499

Built 1950 to 1959 : 424

Built 1940 to 1949 : 228

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,549


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Menard County, Illinois)

Utility gas : 3,361

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,050

Electricity : 582

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 11

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 62

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 55

No fuel used : 8


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Menard County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 62

$10,000 to $14,999 : 44

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 40

$40,000 to $49,999 : 115

$50,000 to $59,999 : 156

$60,000 to $69,999 : 298

$70,000 to $79,999 : 293

$80,000 to $89,999 : 424

$90,000 to $99,999 : 300

$100,000 to $124,999 : 485

$125,000 to $149,999 : 612

$150,000 to $174,999 : 384

$175,000 to $199,999 : 245

$200,000 to $249,999 : 347

$250,000 to $299,999 : 90

$300,000 to $399,999 : 53

$400,000 to $499,999 : 22

$500,000 to $749,999 : 35

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 32


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Menard 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 : 113

Home equity loan only : 328

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 6

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,205

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,474


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $208,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $146,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $142,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $115,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $125,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $120,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $91,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $79,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $80,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Menard County, Illinois: 71.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Menard 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 42 42 $4,558,187
  Two Family 1 2 $108,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

43 44 $4,666,187
2000        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,056,075
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $1,056,075
2001        
  Single Family 26 26 $2,597,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

26 26 $2,597,000
2002        
  Single Family 64 64 $8,050,016
  Two Family 1 2 $140,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

65 66 $8,190,016
2003        
  Single Family 66 66 $9,131,291
  Two Family 1 2 $120,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

67 68 $9,251,291
2004        
  Single Family 58 58 $7,539,714
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

58 58 $7,539,714
2005        
  Single Family 59 59 $8,377,635
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

59 59 $8,377,635
2006        
  Single Family 33 33 $5,795,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $5,795,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Menard County, IL): $46,596
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Menard County): $92,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Menard County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 61.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 23.1%
Electricity: 11.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.5%
Solar Energy: 0.2%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Menard County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 9.74%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 90.26%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Menard County): $455
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Menard County): $619


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



Health Care Centers Close To Menard County, Illinois

Menard County Health Departmen


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

Mason District Hospital Home Health


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

Advanced Healthcare Services, Llc


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

St. Johns Hospital Home Health


     Address: 800 East Carpenter, Springfield, Illinois 62769
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 2/27/1983

Alterna Care Inc.


     Address: 319 East Madison Suite C, Springfield, Illinois 62701
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/1/1990

Hospitals Close To Menard County, Illinois

Mason District Hospital


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

St Johns Hospital


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

Memorial Medical Center


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

Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital


     Address: 315 8th Street, Lincoln, Illinois 62656
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Passavant Area Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Menard County, Illinois

Menard Convalescent Center


     Address: 120 Antle Street, Petersburg, Illinois 62675
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 55%

Sunny Acres Nursing Home


     Address: 19130 Sunny Acres Road, Petersburg, Illinois 62675
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 100
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Mason City Area Nursing Home


     Address: 520 North Price Avenue, Mason City, Illinois 62664
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Havana Health Care Center


     Address: 609 North Harpham Street, Havana, Illinois 62644
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Auburn Nursing & Rehab Center


     Address: 304 Maple Avenue, Auburn, Illinois 62615
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 76%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Menard County, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 45 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Menard County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 3,190
    Disabled Workers: 480
    Widowers Workers: 505
    Spouses Workers: 245
    Children Workers: 350


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Menard County, Illinois


Charges


Regular Highways: $27,000
All Other: $3,417,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Public Welfare: $15,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $1,045,000
Health & Hospitals: $242,000
Highways: $401,000
Housing & Community Development: $146,000
Public Welfare: $2,461,000


Current Operations


Corrections - Other: $19,000
Financial Administration: $103,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $470,000
Central Staff Services: $707,000
General Public Buildings: $92,000
Health Services - Other: $690,000
Regular Highways: $1,359,000
Police Protection: $886,000
Welfare Institutions: $4,197,000
Welfare - Other: $95,000
Sewerage: $151,000
General - Other: $1,142,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $3,086,000


Other Capital Outlay


Police Protection: $14,000
Welfare Institutions: $90,000
Welfare - Other: $25,000
General - Other: $84,000


General


Interest On Debt: $29,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Regular Highways: $1,000
General: $115,000


Tax


Property: $2,831,000
Other Selective Sales: $15,000
Other License: $16,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $149,000
Fines & Forfeits: $704,000
General Revenue, Nec: $134,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $7,456,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $4,582,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $165,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $550,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $715,000


(updated 2006)



Menard County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.51%
  • Bush & Cheney 67.05%
  • Other 0.45%



(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 Menard County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Menard County, IL

7.09 % of Menard County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $43,528

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 3.80 % ($44,632 AGI )
  • Mason County , IL 0.24 % ($69,583 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 0.22 % ($36,364 AGI )

Relocation away from Menard County, IL

7.46 % of Menard 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 $38,647

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Sangamon County , IL 3.93 % ($32,893 AGI )
  • Logan County , IL 0.22 % ($38,636 AGI )
  • Mason County , IL 0.20 % ($24,300 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 Menard County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Menard County, Illinois


On 05/12/1998, a tornado touched down 0.99 miles from the center of Menard County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 04/02/2006, a tornado touched down 4.62 miles from the center of Menard County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/16/1973, a tornado touched down 6.51 miles from the center of Menard County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/28/1996, a tornado touched down 8.91 miles from the center of Menard County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 06/16/1960, a tornado touched down 9.18 miles from the center of Menard County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.



Storms In Menard County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/08/1996, 10:00 am 0 0 $1M --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Menard County, Illinois

  • Tropical Depression: CANDY - Wind Speed: 25 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 Menard 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 Menard County, Illinois


  • Menard County Jail


    315 S. 6th Street, Petersburg, IL 62675
    Capacity: 26
    Confined: 21
    Avg. Population: 20

  • Menard County Jail


    315 S. 6th Street, Petersburg, IL 62675
    Capacity: 26
    Confined: 21
    Avg. Population: 20


(updated 2006)



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