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Demographics Analysis

The people of Piatt 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
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 481

5 to 9 years : 478

10 to 14 years : 656

15 to 17 years : 368

18 and 19 years : 192

20 years : 97

21 years : 81

22 to 24 years : 270

25 to 29 years : 388

30 to 34 years : 418

35 to 39 years : 519

40 to 44 years : 593

45 to 49 years : 706

50 to 54 years : 703

55 to 59 years : 621

60 and 61 years : 211

62 to 64 years : 211

65 and 66 years : 120

67 to 69 years : 121

70 to 74 years : 396

75 to 79 years : 166

80 to 84 years : 218

85 years and over : 133

Female:

Under 5 years : 443

5 to 9 years : 564

10 to 14 years : 529

15 to 17 years : 322

18 and 19 years : 163

20 years : 80

21 years : 53

22 to 24 years : 257

25 to 29 years : 360

30 to 34 years : 426

35 to 39 years : 456

40 to 44 years : 640

45 to 49 years : 744

50 to 54 years : 735

55 to 59 years : 612

60 and 61 years : 208

62 to 64 years : 200

65 and 66 years : 158

67 to 69 years : 219

70 to 74 years : 377

75 to 79 years : 300

80 to 84 years : 201

85 years and over : 305


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,420

Multiple ancestry : 4,418

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 224

Ancestry not reported : 2,437


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 16,199

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 83

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 84

Not a U.S. citizen : 133


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 924

5 to 17 years : 2,917

18 to 24 years : 1,193

25 to 34 years : 1,592

35 to 44 years : 2,208

45 to 54 years : 2,888

55 to 59 years : 1,233

60 and 61 years : 419

62 to 64 years : 411

65 to 74 years : 1,391

75 years and over : 1,323

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 863

5 to 17 years : 2,555

18 to 24 years : 1,030

25 to 34 years : 1,314

35 to 44 years : 1,649

45 to 54 years : 2,399

55 to 59 years : 937

60 and 61 years : 315

62 to 64 years : 342

65 to 74 years : 1,146

75 years and over : 996

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 61

5 to 17 years : 346

18 to 24 years : 144

25 to 34 years : 276

35 to 44 years : 477

45 to 54 years : 430

55 to 59 years : 296

60 and 61 years : 63

62 to 64 years : 49

65 to 74 years : 216

75 years and over : 295

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 40

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 25

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 : 7

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 2

35 to 44 years : 42

45 to 54 years : 50

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 20

65 to 74 years : 29

75 years and over : 32


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,793

Female : 6,753

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,197

Female : 1,456

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 40

Female : 43

Foreign born:

Male : 117

Female : 100


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 13,315

Born in other state in the United States : 2,612

Native: born outside the United States : 83

Foreign born : 137


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,348

Now married, except separated : 6,478

Divorced : 1,089

Separated : 70

Widowed : 709

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 291

Now married, except separated : 1,615

Divorced : 194

Separated : 11

Widowed : 250

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 7

Now married, except separated : 70

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 25

Now married, except separated : 178

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 15,185

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 141

Speak English less than "very well" : 34

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 44

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 38

German:

Speak English "very well" : 43

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 32

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Piatt County, Illinois

  • German: 4,147   (29.5%)
  • English: 2,126   (15.1%)
  • Irish: 2,056   (14.6%)
  • United States Or American: 1,648   (11.7%)
  • Other Groups: 865   (6.2%)
  • Dutch: 522   (3.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 348   (2.5%)
  • Scottish: 298   (2.1%)
  • Italian: 293   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 283   (2.0%)
  • Polish: 259   (1.8%)
  • Swedish: 235   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 183   (1.3%)
  • European: 146   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 120   (0.9%)
  • Danish: 56   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 50   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 47   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 47   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 43   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 40   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 37   (0.3%)
  • British: 37   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 20   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 14   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 10   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 8   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 8   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 4   (0.0%)
  • Eastern European: 2   (0.0%)
  • Subsaharan African: 2   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Piatt County, Illinois is 16,499



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Piatt County, Illinois: 8,147
Female Population in Piatt County, Illinois: 8,352


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Piatt County, Illinois: 41.7
Median Female Resident Age in Piatt County, Illinois: 44.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Piatt County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

43.1

Male

41.7

Female

44.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

23.5

Male

30.5

Female

13.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.9

Male

28.5

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

36.5

Male

35.5

Female

36.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

26.5

Male

48.5

Female

19.5

Other


Both sexes

18.5

Male

19.7

Female

15.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.7

Male

22.5

Female

12.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.9

Male

19.5

Female

23.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.2

Male

41.8

Female

44.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Piatt County, Illinois


  • White: 16,147
  • African American: 126
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 56
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 5
  • Two or More Races: 165



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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (0.19%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.08%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (0.25%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 177   (3.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 68   (1.29%)
  • 10th Grade: 69   (1.31%)
  • 11th Grade: 121   (2.29%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 108   (2.05%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,076   (39.33%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 440   (8.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 739   (14%)
  • Associate Degree: 356   (6.74%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 667   (12.63%)
  • Master's Degree: 287   (5.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 82   (1.55%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 62   (1.17%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 30   (0.51%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (0.29%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 183   (3.13%)
  • 9th Grade: 114   (1.95%)
  • 10th Grade: 117   (2%)
  • 11th Grade: 139   (2.38%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 90   (1.54%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,057   (35.23%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 567   (9.71%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 858   (14.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 425   (7.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 824   (14.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 329   (5.63%)
  • Professional School Degree: 70   (1.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 19   (0.33%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Piatt County, Illinois

  • Monticello Cusd 25


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2 Sage Dr, Monticello, IL 61856, Phone: (217) 762-8511, Students: 1,682 )

  • Cerro Gordo Cusd 100


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 79, Cerro Gordo, IL 61818, Phone: (217) 763-5221, Students: 617 )

  • Bement Cusd 5


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 201 S Champaign St, Bement, IL 61813, Phone: (217) 678-4200, Students: 402 )

  • Deland-weldon Cusd 57


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 304 E Il Rte 10, De Land, IL 61839, Phone: (217) 736-2311, Students: 194 )

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

  • Monticello Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2015 E Washington, Monticello, IL 61856, Phone: (217) 762-8511, Students: 414 )

  • Washington School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 3 Sage Dr, Monticello, IL 61856, Phone: (217) 762-8511, Students: 370 )

  • Cerro Gordo Elem School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 66, Cerro Gordo, IL 61818, Phone: (217) 763-2551, Students: 302 )

  • Lincoln Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 700 N Buchanan St, Monticello, IL 61856, Phone: (217) 762-8511, Students: 253 )

  • Blue Ridge Mansfield Elem Sch


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 250 Mckinley St, Mansfield, IL 61854, Phone: (217) 489-5291, Students: 201 )

  • Bement Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 201 S Champaign St, Bement, IL 61813, Phone: (217) 678-4200, Students: 179 )

  • Blue Ridge Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: Po Box 69, Mansfield, IL 61854, Phone: (217) 489-5201, Students: 146 )

  • White Heath Elem School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 300 W High St, White Heath, IL 61884, Phone: (217) 762-8511, Students: 132 )

  • Cerro Gordo Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 79, Cerro Gordo, IL 61818, Phone: (217) 763-6411, Students: 127 )

  • Bement Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 201 S Champaign St, Bement, IL 61813, Phone: (217) 678-4200, Students: 90 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Piatt County, Illinois

  • Monticello High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1 Sage Dr, Monticello, IL 61856, Phone: (217) 762-8511, Students: 513 )

  • Cerro Gordo High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 79, Cerro Gordo, IL 61818, Phone: (217) 763-2711, Students: 188 )

  • Bement High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 201 S Champaign St, Bement, IL 61813, Phone: (217) 678-4200, Students: 133 )

  • Deland-weldon High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 304 E Il Rte 10, De Land, IL 61839, Phone: (217) 664-3314, Students: 47 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Piatt County, Illinois

  • Faith Christian School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 415 E Livingston Street, Monticello, IL 61856, Phone: (217) 762-7240, Students: 25 )

  • Monticello Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-7, Location: 1699 N State Street, Monticello, IL 61856, Phone: (217) 762-3544, Students: 20 )

  • Metamorphosis Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 1202 1/2 N State Street, Monticello, IL 61856, Phone: (217) 762-9645, Students: 9 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Piatt County, Illinois

  • Bement Public Library District


    349 South Macon Street, Bement, IL 61813

  • Blue Ridge Township Public Library


    116 East Oliver Street, Mansfield, IL 61854

  • Goose Creek Township Carnegie Library


    220 North Highway Avenue, De Land, IL 61839

  • Hope Welty Public Library District


    100 South Madison Street, Cerro Gordo, IL 61818

  • Monticello Township Library


    201 North State Street, Monticello, IL 61856

  • Willow Branch Township Library


    330 North Eldon Street, Cisco, IL 61830

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Piatt County, Illinois


  • Allerton Park And Retreat Center


    515 Old Timber Road, Monticello, IL 61856
    http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu/index.html

  • Champaign Havana & Western Railway Historical Society Inc


    604 S Centennial St, Monticello, IL 61856

  • Monticello Railway Museum Inc


    Po Box 401, Monticello, IL 61856

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Piatt County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Adkisson Airport   (2) Ashworth Landing Strip Historical   (3) Bartram Landing Strip Historical   (4) Clapper Airport Historical   (5) Gaitros Airport   (6) Henry Airport Historical   (7) Kirwan Landing Strip Historical   (8) Marvin D Bradd Airport Historical   (9) Morris Farm Incorporated Airport Historical   (10) Niklaus Rla Airport   (11) Norfleet Airport   (12) Norfleet Farms Airport Historical   (13) Piatt County Airport   (14) Robert A Ashworth Airport Historical   (15) Spence Landing Strip Historical   (16) Triple Creek Airport   (17) Van Gorder Airport   (18) Weidner Landing Field Historical   (19) White Landing Strip Historical  

Bridge


(1) County Line Bridge   (2) Hog Chute Bridge  

Building


(1) Allerton Public Library   (2) Bement Fire Protection District Station 1   (3) Bement Fire Protection District Station 2   (4) Cerro Gordo Community Ambulance Service   (5) Cerro Gordo Fire Protection District   (6) Cisco Fire Protection District   (7) Deland Community Fire Protection District   (8) Dora Township Fire Protection District Lake City   (9) Farmer City Ambulance Service   (10) Farmer City Fire Department   (11) Goose Creek Energy Center   (12) Hammond Fire Protection District   (13) Kirby Hospital Ambulance Service   (14) Mansfield Public Library   (15) Mid Piatt County Fire Protection District   (16) Mid Piatt Fire Protection District Monticello   (17) Monticello And Sangamon Valley Railway Museum   (18) Monticello City Hall   (19) Monticello Fire And Rescue   (20) Monticello Fire And Rescue Training Facility   (21) Northern Piatt County Fire Protection District   (22) Piatt County Courthouse   (23) Piatt County Jail  

Canal


(1) Ditch Number 3   (2) Ditch Number 4   (3) Neutral Ditch   (4) Unity Number 3 Ditch   (5) Washington Elementary School  

Cemetery


(1) Argo Cemetery   (2) Ater Cemetery   (3) Bement Cemetery   (4) Blue Ridge Cemetery   (5) Boyer Cemetery   (6) Bucks Pond Cemetery   (7) Camp Creek Cemetery   (8) Cerro Gordo Cemetery   (9) Chandler Cemetery   (10) Cronninger Cemetery   (11) Deland Cemetery   (12) Dunkard Cemetery   (13) Hammond Cemetery   (14) Haneline Cemetery   (15) Hughes Cemetery   (16) Ingram Cemetery   (17) Kentuck Cemetery   (18) Laplace Cemetery   (19) Mackey Cemetery   (20) Madden Cemetery   (21) Mallory Cemetery   (22) Mansfield Cemetery   (23) Maple Grove Cemetery   (24) Marquiss Cemetery   (25) Monticello Cemetery   (26) Morain Cemetery   (27) Pioneer Cemetery   (28) Ridge Cemetery   (29) Saint Josephs Catholic Cemetery   (30) Seymour Methodist Episcopal Cemetery   (31) Stringtown Cemetery   (32) West France Cemetery   (33) Willow Branch Cemetery   (34) Woolington Cemetery  

Census


(1) Laplace Census Designated Place   (2) White Heath Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Asbury Church   (2) Bement Baptist Church   (3) Bement United Methodist Church   (4) Bethel Church   (5) Calvary Baptist Church   (6) Church Of Christ   (7) Church Of God Historical   (8) Church Of The Nazarene   (9) First Baptist Church   (10) First Baptist Church Of Monticello   (11) First Christian Church   (12) First Presbyterian Church   (13) First United Methodist Church   (14) Hammond United Methodist Church   (15) Kentucky Church Historical   (16) Mansfield United Methodist Church   (17) Monticello Assembly Of God Church   (18) Saint Michaels Roman Catholic Church   (19) Saint Philomenas Church   (20) Union Chapel   (21) United Methodist Church Of Cerro Gordo  

Civil


(1) City Of Monticello   (2) Piatt County   (3) Township Of Bement   (4) Township Of Blue Ridge   (5) Township Of Cerro Gordo   (6) Township Of Goose Creek   (7) Township Of Lowe   (8) Township Of Monticello   (9) Township Of Sangamon   (10) Township Of Unity   (11) Township Of Willow Branch   (12) Village Of Bement   (13) Village Of Cerro Gordo   (14) Village Of Cisco   (15) Village Of De Land   (16) Village Of Hammond   (17) Village Of Mansfield  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 159   (2) Interchange 166   (3) Interchange 53   (4) Interchange 61   (5) Interchange 63   (6) Interchange 66   (7) Interchange 69  

Dam


(1) Four H Memorial Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) John And Mary E Kirby Hospital  

Lake


(1) Buck Pond Historical  

Locale


(1) Caveny Farm   (2) Hufford Switch   (3) Monticello Golf Club   (4) Monticello Water Works   (5) Pontious Farm   (6) Wolfe Orchard   (7) Woodland Golf Course  

Park


(1) Allerton State Park   (2) Bement County Forest Preserve   (3) Forest Preserve Park   (4) Lodge Park   (5) Sangamon Park  

Populated Place


(1) Amenia   (2) Bement   (3) Blue Ridge   (4) Bodmann   (5) Burrowsville   (6) Casner   (7) Centerville   (8) Cerro Gordo   (9) Chapin   (10) Cisco   (11) Combs   (12) De Land   (13) Farmer City   (14) Galesville   (15) Hammond   (16) Harris   (17) Lake City   (18) Lanton   (19) Laplace   (20) Lintner   (21) Lodge   (22) Mansfield   (23) Milmine   (24) Monticello   (25) Piatt   (26) Pierson   (27) Voorhies   (28) Weedman   (29) White Heath  

Post Office


(1) Bement Post Office   (2) Farmer City Post Office   (3) La Place Post Office   (4) Monticello Post Office   (5) White Heath Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Arrowhead Lake   (2) Four-h Lake  

School


(1) Ashland School Historical   (2) Bement Elementary School   (3) Bement High School   (4) Blue Door School Historical   (5) Blue Ridge Junior High School   (6) Camp Creek School Historical   (7) Cerro Gordo Elementary School   (8) Cerro Gordo High School   (9) Cerro Gordo Junior High School   (10) Deland-weldon High School   (11) Dighton School Historical   (12) East Cisco School Historical   (13) Elwood School Historical   (14) Excelsior School Historical   (15) Fairview School Historical   (16) Haneline School Historical   (17) Independent School Historical   (18) Kentucky School Historical   (19) Klinger School Historical   (20) Lincoln Elementary School   (21) Madden School Historical   (22) Mansfield Elementary School   (23) Mcgath School Historical   (24) Mentzer School Historical   (25) Monticello Christian Academy   (26) Monticello High School   (27) Morain School Historical   (28) Mount Vernon School Historical   (29) New Union School Historical   (30) Piatt School Historical   (31) Pleasant Falls School Historical   (32) Pleasant Grove School Historical   (33) Pleasant Ridge School Historical   (34) Ridge School Historical   (35) Rosedale School Historical   (36) Slabtown School Historical   (37) South Prairie School Historical   (38) Stringtown School Historical   (39) Sunny Mound School Historical   (40) Victory School Historical   (41) Warren School Historical   (42) Watson School Historical   (43) West Point School Historical   (44) Western School Historical   (45) White Heath Elementary School   (46) Wildcat School Historical  

Stream


(1) Blue Ridge Special Creek   (2) Camp Creek   (3) Goose Creek   (4) Madden Creek   (5) Wildcat Creek   (6) Willow Branch  

Summit


(1) Blue Mound  

Tower


(1) Will-fm Urbana   (2) Will-tv Urbana   (3) Wvlj-fm Monticello  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Piatt County, Illinois

61856 (pop. 6,762) 61813 (pop. 2,147) 61818 (pop. 1,746)
61854 (pop. 1,573) 61884 (pop. 1,172) 61929 (pop. 766)
61839 (pop. 601) 61830 (pop. 563) 61936 (pop. 310)
61855 (pop. 74)    


Counties Nearby Piatt County, Illinois

Champaign County, IL  (pop. 203,586) 21.4 Miles
De Witt County, IL  (pop. 16,290) 21.8 Miles
Macon County, IL  (pop. 109,942) 22.3 Miles
Douglas County, IL  (pop. 19,436) 23.9 Miles
Moultrie County, IL  (pop. 14,344) 25.1 Miles
Coles County, IL  (pop. 53,705) 37.8 Miles
Mclean County, IL  (pop. 172,548) 38.0 Miles
Ford County, IL  (pop. 13,968) 42.7 Miles
Logan County, IL  (pop. 30,085) 42.9 Miles
Shelby County, IL  (pop. 22,200) 43.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Piatt County, Illinois

217



Elevation in Piatt County, Illinois is 719.0 ft. (219.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Piatt County, Illinois

Lat: 39.997207 N        Long: -88.577414 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 278   (3.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 228   (2.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 370   (4.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 917   (11.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 853   (10.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,358   (17.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,460   (18.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 764   (9.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 185   (2.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 278   (3.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 110   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 58   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 494   (6.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 622   (7.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 6,639

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 804

In 3-person carpool : 25

In 4-person carpool : 5

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 95

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 20

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 19

Bicycle : 77

Walked : 259

Other means : 79

Worked at home : 219


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 695

5 to 9 minutes : 1,296

10 to 14 minutes : 842

15 to 19 minutes : 774

20 to 24 minutes : 1,116

25 to 29 minutes : 765

30 to 34 minutes : 1,375

35 to 39 minutes : 304

40 to 44 minutes : 258

45 to 59 minutes : 346

60 to 89 minutes : 123

90 or more minutes : 131


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 2,001

No Social Security income : 4,581


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,432

No retirement income : 5,150


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 110

$10,000 to $14,999 : 133

$15,000 to $19,999 : 88

$20,000 to $24,999 : 140

$25,000 to $29,999 : 166

$30,000 to $34,999 : 229

$35,000 to $39,999 : 247

$40,000 to $44,999 : 259

$45,000 to $49,999 : 244

$50,000 to $59,999 : 482

$60,000 to $74,999 : 777

$75,000 to $99,999 : 825

$100,000 to $124,999 : 574

$125,000 to $149,999 : 247

$150,000 to $199,999 : 137

$200,000 or more : 78


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $65,149


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Piatt County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,402  (31.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 428  (9.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 540  (12.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 101  (2.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 858  (19.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,348  (33.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 803  (20.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,473  (37.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Piatt County, Illinois

Employed: 9,085
Unemployed: 345



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Piatt 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: 23.6%
  • Other: 76.4%



Water Usage In Piatt County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 3.53 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 3.53 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 599 Farms In Piatt County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Piatt County, Illinois

First State Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $931.4k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 240

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


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

State Bank Of Bement - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $81.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

State Bank Of Cerro Gordo - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $24.7k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1

Cibm Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $486.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Piatt County, Illinois

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 16.0 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 19.1 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Rantoul National Aviation Center


    (about 30.8 miles in Rantoul, Illinois; Airport Code: II1)

  • Central Illinois Regional


    (about 38.2 miles in Bloomington, Illinois; Airport Code: BMI)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 39.2 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Logan County


    (about 41.6 miles in Lincoln, Illinois; Airport Code: II4)

  • Vermillon County


    (about 53.6 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Vermilion Regional


    (about 53.7 miles in Bismarck, Illinois; Airport Code: DNV)

  • Abraham Lincoln Capital


    (about 59.3 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Capital


    (about 59.3 miles in Grandview, Illinois; Airport Code: SPI)

  • Greater Peoria


    (about 74.3 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • General Downing - Peoria International


    (about 74.3 miles in Peoria, Illinois; Airport Code: PIA)

  • Hulman Field


    (about 77.2 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Terre Haute International-Hulman Field


    (about 77.3 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Greater Kankakee


    (about 83.5 miles in Aroma Park, Illinois; Airport Code: IKK)

  • Jacksonville Municipal


    (about 89.3 miles in Arcadia, Illinois; Airport Code: IJX)

  • Purdue University


    (about 91.3 miles in Lafayette, Indiana; Airport Code: LAF)

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 92.3 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 95.7 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 98.3 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Piatt County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.44%

Carpooled

7.55%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.12%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.10%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.14%

Bicycle

0.06%

Walked

3.15%

Other Means

0.67%

Worked At Home

4.78%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 4,116

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 129

Female householder, no husband present : 491

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,684

Householder not living alone : 162


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 135

Female householder and female partner : 12

Female householder and male partner : 151

All other households : 6,284


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,712

Renter-occupied housing units : 404

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 93

Renter-occupied housing units : 36

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 291

Renter-occupied housing units : 200

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,180

Renter-occupied housing units : 666


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 255

$10,000 to $14,999 : 291

$15,000 to $19,999 : 310

$20,000 to $24,999 : 311

$25,000 to $29,999 : 307

$30,000 to $34,999 : 377

$35,000 to $39,999 : 373

$40,000 to $44,999 : 404

$45,000 to $49,999 : 343

$50,000 to $59,999 : 622

$60,000 to $74,999 : 876

$75,000 to $99,999 : 906

$100,000 to $124,999 : 620

$125,000 to $149,999 : 339

$150,000 to $199,999 : 140

$200,000 or more : 108


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Total : 7,236


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Occupied : 6,582

Vacant : 654


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 119

Built 2000 to 2004 : 367

Built 1990 to 1999 : 799

Built 1980 to 1989 : 615

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,406

Built 1960 to 1969 : 739

Built 1950 to 1959 : 610

Built 1940 to 1949 : 359

Built 1939 or earlier : 2,222


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Utility gas : 4,531

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,135

Electricity : 862

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 16

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 10

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 28

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Piatt County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 51

$10,000 to $14,999 : 46

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 49

$40,000 to $49,999 : 133

$50,000 to $59,999 : 129

$60,000 to $69,999 : 251

$70,000 to $79,999 : 420

$80,000 to $89,999 : 399

$90,000 to $99,999 : 352

$100,000 to $124,999 : 846

$125,000 to $149,999 : 545

$150,000 to $174,999 : 571

$175,000 to $199,999 : 440

$200,000 to $249,999 : 360

$250,000 to $299,999 : 203

$300,000 to $399,999 : 276

$400,000 to $499,999 : 55

$500,000 to $749,999 : 19

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Piatt 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 : 232

Home equity loan only : 424

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 17

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,486

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,117


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $210,200

Built 2000 to 2004 : $239,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $183,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $127,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $132,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $121,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $103,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $92,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $101,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Piatt County, Illinois: 71.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Piatt 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 47 47 $6,564,985
  Two Family 1 2 $40,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 49 $6,604,985
2000        
  Single Family 67 67 $9,816,005
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

67 67 $9,816,005
2001        
  Single Family 69 69 $10,153,084
  Two Family 2 4 $580,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

71 73 $10,733,084
2002        
  Single Family 68 68 $10,393,095
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

68 68 $10,393,095
2003        
  Single Family 74 74 $11,780,708
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $225,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

75 78 $12,005,708
2004        
  Single Family 88 88 $15,629,153
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

88 88 $15,629,153
2005        
  Single Family 101 101 $19,329,127
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

101 101 $19,329,127
2006        
  Single Family 58 58 $11,587,694
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

58 58 $11,587,694


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Piatt County, IL): $45,752
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Piatt County): $82,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Piatt County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 72.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 15.8%
Electricity: 9.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Piatt County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 55.56%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 44.44%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Piatt County): $460
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Piatt County): $700


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



Health Care Centers Close To Piatt County, Illinois

Provena Home Health Care


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

Carle Home Care


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

Precious Nurses Health Care, Inc


     Address: 104 W University Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/10/2007

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

Hospitals Close To Piatt County, Illinois

John & Mary Kirby Hospital


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

Carle Foundation Hospital


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

Provena Covenant Medical Center- Urbana


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

Dr John Warner Hospital


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

Decatur Memorial Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Piatt County, Illinois

Piatt County Nursing Home


     Address: 1111 N State St P O Box 410, Monticello, Illinois 61856
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Bement Health Care Center


     Address: 601 North Morgan, Bement, Illinois 61813
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Manorcare At Champaign


     Address: 309 East Springfield, Champaign, Illinois 61820
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Champaign County Nursing Home


     Address: 500 South Art Bartell Drive, Urbana, Illinois 61802
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 186
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Clark-lindsey Village


     Address: 101 West Windsor Road, Urbana, Illinois 61801
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 14
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Piatt County, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 23 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Piatt County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 3,265
    Disabled Workers: 345
    Widowers Workers: 535
    Spouses Workers: 320
    Children Workers: 255


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Piatt County, Illinois


Charges


All Other: $4,751,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $2,513,000
Health & Hospitals: $952,000
Highways: $1,695,000
Public Welfare: $2,058,000
All Other: $331,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $1,000
Correctional Institutions: $524,000
Financial Administration: $895,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $719,000
Central Staff Services: $811,000
General Public Buildings: $172,000
Health Services - Other: $1,756,000
Regular Highways: $2,322,000
Housing & Community Development: $18,000
Natural Resources - Other: $208,000
Police Protection: $1,381,000
Welfare Institutions: $5,233,000
General - Other: $1,383,000


Construction


Central Staff Services: $138,000
Police Protection: $142,000


Other Capital Outlay


Natural Resource - Other: $131,000


General


Interest On Debt: $24,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


General: $395,000


Tax


Property: $2,990,000
Public Utilities: $241,000
Other License: $42,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $101,000
Fines & Forfeits: $229,000
General Revenue, Nec: $760,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $7,930,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $5,455,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $150,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $450,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $600,000


(updated 2006)



Piatt County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.38%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.80%
  • Other 0.81%



(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 Piatt County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Piatt County, IL

7.10 % of Piatt County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,179

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 2.68 % ($38,417 AGI )
  • Macon County , IL 1.16 % ($44,513 AGI )
  • Douglas County , IL 0.32 % ($34,810 AGI )
  • De Witt County , IL 0.31 % ($27,800 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.24 % ($40,188 AGI )

Relocation away from Piatt County, IL

7.24 % of Piatt 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 $36,492

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Champaign County , IL 2.35 % ($31,682 AGI )
  • Macon County , IL 1.10 % ($43,069 AGI )
  • De Witt County , IL 0.46 % ($32,600 AGI )
  • Mclean County , IL 0.28 % ($37,389 AGI )
  • Douglas County , IL 0.24 % ($31,438 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 0.18 % ($20,500 AGI )
  • Moultrie County , IL 0.18 % ($28,000 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 Piatt County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Piatt County, Illinois


On 05/11/1959, a tornado touched down 1.21 miles from the center of Piatt County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 04/19/1996, a tornado touched down 1.25 miles from the center of Piatt County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.

On 10/24/2001, a tornado touched down 2.27 miles from the center of Piatt County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 07/26/2006, a tornado touched down 2.56 miles from the center of Piatt County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/16/1993, a tornado touched down 3.59 miles from the center of Piatt County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Piatt County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/08/1996, 11:30 am 0 0 $10K --
05/20/1995, 06:00 am 1 0 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/12/1999, 08:00 pm 0 0 -- $2M
06/29/1998, 04:10 pm 0 0 $1M --
11/15/1988, 10:47 pm 0 4 -- --
         



Tornados In Piatt County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2004-05-18 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-04-04 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-04-04 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-08-18 -- 100 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-18 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-18 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-08 4 400 2 0 4 $175K --
  1997-04-30 15 50 -- 0 0 $100K --
  1995-05-09 13 220 1 0 0 $150K --
  1993-08-16 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1987-06-02 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1986-05-16 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1983-06-29 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1982-08-24 6 300 -- 0 0 $3M --
  1965-11-12 -- 10 2 0 0 $25K --
  1960-05-31 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1960-05-24 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1955-08-21 2 500 1 0 0 $25K --
  1953-07-05 -- 33 -- 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 Piatt 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 Piatt County, Illinois


  • Piatt County Jail


    1216 Raymond Road, Monticello, IL 61856
    Capacity: 76
    Confined: 24
    Avg. Population: 9
    Year Built: 2003

  • Piatt County Jail


    1216 Raymond Road, Monticello, IL 61856
    Capacity: 76
    Confined: 24
    Avg. Population: 9
    Year Built: 2003


(updated 2006)



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