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Demographics Analysis

The people of Richland 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
(Richland County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 473

5 to 9 years : 403

10 to 14 years : 571

15 to 17 years : 321

18 and 19 years : 178

20 years : 79

21 years : 73

22 to 24 years : 320

25 to 29 years : 497

30 to 34 years : 388

35 to 39 years : 520

40 to 44 years : 466

45 to 49 years : 568

50 to 54 years : 545

55 to 59 years : 473

60 and 61 years : 162

62 to 64 years : 201

65 and 66 years : 114

67 to 69 years : 165

70 to 74 years : 408

75 to 79 years : 263

80 to 84 years : 205

85 years and over : 74

Female:

Under 5 years : 457

5 to 9 years : 546

10 to 14 years : 423

15 to 17 years : 295

18 and 19 years : 156

20 years : 88

21 years : 69

22 to 24 years : 303

25 to 29 years : 558

30 to 34 years : 391

35 to 39 years : 492

40 to 44 years : 484

45 to 49 years : 628

50 to 54 years : 552

55 to 59 years : 461

60 and 61 years : 201

62 to 64 years : 257

65 and 66 years : 134

67 to 69 years : 254

70 to 74 years : 422

75 to 79 years : 302

80 to 84 years : 337

85 years and over : 344


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Richland County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 8,406

Multiple ancestry : 3,109

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 82

Ancestry not reported : 4,024


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 15,354

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 65

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 133

Not a U.S. citizen : 69


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Richland County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 930

5 to 17 years : 2,559

18 to 24 years : 1,266

25 to 34 years : 1,834

35 to 44 years : 1,962

45 to 54 years : 2,293

55 to 59 years : 934

60 and 61 years : 363

62 to 64 years : 458

65 to 74 years : 1,497

75 years and over : 1,525

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 798

5 to 17 years : 2,033

18 to 24 years : 940

25 to 34 years : 1,294

35 to 44 years : 1,480

45 to 54 years : 1,861

55 to 59 years : 797

60 and 61 years : 301

62 to 64 years : 413

65 to 74 years : 1,251

75 years and over : 1,162

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 132

5 to 17 years : 503

18 to 24 years : 319

25 to 34 years : 428

35 to 44 years : 457

45 to 54 years : 416

55 to 59 years : 107

60 and 61 years : 62

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 203

75 years and over : 354

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 23

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 9

35 to 44 years : 20

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 0

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 : 7

25 to 34 years : 103

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 2

65 to 74 years : 43

75 years and over : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Richland County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 5,955

Female : 6,375

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,454

Female : 1,570

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 9

Female : 56

Foreign born:

Male : 49

Female : 153


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Richland County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 12,187

Born in other state in the United States : 2,803

Native: born outside the United States : 65

Foreign born : 69


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,903

Now married, except separated : 6,151

Divorced : 1,023

Separated : 17

Widowed : 887

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 530

Now married, except separated : 1,384

Divorced : 330

Separated : 57

Widowed : 222

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 33

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 63

Now married, except separated : 80

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 49


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 14,344

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 71

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 16

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

German:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 16

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 53

Speak English less than "very well" : 20

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 50

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 10


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Richland County, Illinois

  • German: 4,458   (34.0%)
  • United States Or American: 2,805   (21.4%)
  • English: 1,530   (11.7%)
  • Irish: 1,326   (10.1%)
  • Other Groups: 882   (6.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 398   (3.0%)
  • Dutch: 287   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 236   (1.8%)
  • Swiss: 181   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 170   (1.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 154   (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 128   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 109   (0.8%)
  • European: 105   (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 102   (0.8%)
  • Norwegian: 44   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 36   (0.3%)
  • British: 25   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 17   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 16   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 9   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 7   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 6   (0.0%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 5   (0.0%)
  • Iranian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Russian: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Richland County, Illinois is 15,621



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Richland County, Illinois: 7,467
Female Population in Richland County, Illinois: 8,154


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Richland County, Illinois: 39.3
Median Female Resident Age in Richland County, Illinois: 43.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Richland County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

42.7

Male

40.7

Female

44.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

23.0

Male

24.5

Female

20.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

34.0

Female

41.3

Asian


Both sexes

33.8

Male

29.0

Female

36.1

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

29.5

Male

29.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

29.5

Female

24.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.5

Male

20.9

Female

22.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.6

Male

18.0

Female

20.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.9

Male

40.9

Female

45.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Richland County, Illinois


  • White: 15,124
  • African American: 100
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 138
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 16
  • Two or More Races: 243



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 30   (0.59%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.12%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (0.3%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 361   (7.13%)
  • 9th Grade: 139   (2.75%)
  • 10th Grade: 138   (2.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 93   (1.84%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 106   (2.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,686   (33.32%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 499   (9.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 667   (13.18%)
  • Associate Degree: 524   (10.36%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 570   (11.26%)
  • Master's Degree: 134   (2.65%)
  • Professional School Degree: 92   (1.82%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (0.17%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (0.19%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 16   (0.28%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 365   (6.33%)
  • 9th Grade: 130   (2.25%)
  • 10th Grade: 212   (3.68%)
  • 11th Grade: 103   (1.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 63   (1.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,864   (32.32%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 665   (11.53%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 697   (12.09%)
  • Associate Degree: 779   (13.51%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 573   (9.94%)
  • Master's Degree: 234   (4.06%)
  • Professional School Degree: 45   (0.78%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Richland County, Illinois

  • East Richland Cusd 1


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1100 E Laurel, Olney, IL 62450, Phone: (618) 395-2324, Students: 2,139 )

  • West Richland Cusd 2


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 157, Noble, IL 62868, Phone: (618) 723-2334, Students: 442 )

  • Clay/cwford/jsper/lwrnce/rhland


    ( Location: 103 W Main St, Olney, IL 62450, Phone: (618) 392-4631, )

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

  • East Richland Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1001 N Holly Rd, Olney, IL 62450, Phone: (618) 395-8540, Students: 977 )

  • East Richland Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1099 N Van St, Olney, IL 62450, Phone: (618) 395-4372, Students: 463 )

  • West Richland Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 157, Noble, IL 62868, Phone: (618) 723-2415, Students: 224 )

  • West Richland Jr High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: Po Box 157, Noble, IL 62868, Phone: (618) 723-2335, Students: 65 )

  • Truant Alternative Optional Ed


    ( Location: 103 W Main St, Olney, IL 62450, Phone: (618) 392-4631, )

  • Safe School Roe12 Richland Co


    ( Location: 426 Whittle, Olney, IL 62450, Phone: (618) 395-1821, )

  • Safe School Program Roe 12


    ( Location: 426 Whittle Ave, Olney, IL 62450, Phone: (618) 395-1821, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Richland County, Illinois

  • East Richland High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1200 E Laurel, Olney, IL 62450, Phone: (618) 393-2191, Students: 699 )

  • West Richland High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 157, Noble, IL 62868, Phone: (618) 723-2335, Students: 153 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Richland County, Illinois

  • Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-olney Central College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 1,610; Location: 05 N West Street, Olney, IL 62450, Web: http://www.iecc.edu/occ )

Largest Schools (Private) In Richland County, Illinois

  • St Joseph Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 520 E Chestnut Street, Olney, IL 62450, Phone: (618) 395-3081, Students: 140 )

Academic Libraries In Richland County, Illinois

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Richland County, Illinois

  • Olney Public Library


    400 West Main Street, Olney, IL 62450

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Richland County, Illinois


  • Montana Agate Museum Inc


    124 4th Ave N, Savage, MT 59262

  • Morton One Room School Historical Society


    34 E Main St, Shelby, OH 44875

  • North Central Ohio Industrial Museum


    2238 Breezeway Dr, Mansfield, OH 44904

  • Original Richland Library Restoration Society Inc


    Po Box 522, Rayville, LA 71269

  • Palmetto Archives Libraries And Museums Council On Preservat


    Po Box 290566, Columbia, SC 29229
    http://palmcopsc.org

  • Palmetto Cabinet


    Po Box 593, Columbia, SC 29202

  • Palmetto Conservation Foundation


    , Columbia, SC 29201

  • Renaissance Foundation


    1247 Sumter St, Columbia, SC 29201

  • Richland County Genealogical And Historical Society


    Po Box 202, Olney, IL 62450

  • Richland County Historic Preservation Commission


    1616 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC 29201

  • Richland County Historical Soc


    11 7th Ave N, Wahpeton, ND 58075
    http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ndrichla/hissoc.htm

  • Richland County Historical Society


    310 Springmill St, Mansfield, OH 44903
    http://www.oakhillcottage.org

  • Richland County Historical Society Inc


    29448 Pronold Drive, Richland Center, WI 53581

  • Richland County Museum Association Inc


    51 W Church Street, Mansfield, OH 44904
    http://richlandcountymuseum.org

  • Richland County Public Library


    1431 Assembly St, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.richland.lib.sc.us

  • Richland County Veterans Honor Roll


    C/o Patty Pulvermacher 299 W 7th St, Richland Center, WI 53581

  • Richland Heritage Museum Foundation


    Po Box 153, Olney, IL 62450

  • Richland Museum Ltd


    300 S Church St, Richland Center, WI 53581

  • Richland School District Two Foundation


    6831 Brookfield Rd, Columbia, SC 29206

  • Riverbanks Zoological Park And Botanical Garden


    Po Box 1060, Columbia, SC 29202

  • Riverbanks Zoological Park Society


    500 Wildlife Pkwy, Columbia, SC 29210

  • Robert Mills House And Park


    1616 Blanding St, Columbia, SC 29201

  • Rodger Ehnstrom Nature Center


    120 4th Street, Wahpeton, ND 58075

  • Scarborough-hamer Foundation


    , Eastover, SC 29044

  • Sojourner Family Association


    Po Box 66, Columbia, SC 29205

  • Soldiers And Sailors Memorial Building


    34 Park Ave W, Mansfield, OH 44902

  • South Carolina Archival Association


    Po Box 932, Columbia, SC 29202

  • South Carolina Archives And History Foundation


    8301 Parklane Rd, Columbia, SC 29223

  • South Carolina Confederate Relic Room And Military Museum


    301 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.crr.sc.gov

  • South Carolina Federation Of Museums


    Po Box 12574, Columbia, SC 29201
    http://www.southcarolinamuseums.org/


* There are 9 more museums in Richland County, Illinois not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Richland County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Olney-noble Airport   (2) Richland Memorial Hospital Heliport  

Building


(1) Berryville Vineyards   (2) Bonpas Townhall   (3) Carnegie Public Library Historical   (4) Claremont - Bonpas Fire Protection District Station 1   (5) Claremont - Bonpas Fire Protection District Station 2   (6) Decker Townhall   (7) Fox Creek Vineyards   (8) Noble Wakefield Fire Protection District   (9) Olney Fire Department   (10) Olney Public Library   (11) Richland County Courthouse   (12) Richland County Jail  

Canal


(1) Jones Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Amity Cemetery   (2) Antioch Cemetery   (3) Bell Cemetery   (4) Bethel Cemetery   (5) Bird Haven Cemetery   (6) Blain Cemetery   (7) Brian Cemetery   (8) Brinkley Cemetery   (9) Brown Cemetery   (10) Calhoun Cemetery   (11) Corrie Cemetery   (12) Crest Haven Cemetery   (13) Cunningham Cemetery   (14) Decker Cemetery   (15) Dundas Cemetery   (16) Dutch Flat Cemetery   (17) Ebenezer Cemetery   (18) Elston Cemetery   (19) Eureka Cemetery   (20) Fritschle Cemetery   (21) Gallagher Cemetery   (22) Gilead Cemetery   (23) Goss Cemetery   (24) Green Hill Cemetery   (25) Hanna Cemetery   (26) Haven Hill Cemetery   (27) Houser Cemetery   (28) Liberty Lawn Cemetery   (29) Maple Dale Cemetery   (30) Mcburg Cemetery   (31) Mount Hope Cemetery   (32) Mount Olive Cemetery   (33) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (34) Mount Zion Cemetery   (35) New Lancaster Cemetery   (36) North Freedom Cemetery   (37) Oak Hill Cemetery   (38) Old Saint Josephs Cemetery   (39) Olive Branch Cemetery   (40) Otterbein Cemetery   (41) Parry Cemetery   (42) Paul Cemetery   (43) Pleasant View Cemetery   (44) Richland Cemetery   (45) Ridgely Cemetery   (46) Ridgley Cemetery   (47) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (48) Saint Pauls Lutheran Cemetery   (49) Saron Cemetery   (50) Shields Cemetery   (51) Shiloh Number 1 Cemetery   (52) Shiloh Number 2 Cemetery   (53) Smith Cemetery   (54) Springtown Cemetery   (55) Stoltz Cemetery   (56) Storckman Cemetery   (57) Trobaugh Cemetery   (58) Utterback Cemetery   (59) Village Of Noble Cemetery   (60) Walnut Grove Cemetery   (61) Welser Cemetery   (62) Wesley Chapel Cemetery   (63) Wright Cemetery  

Church


(1) Adventist Church   (2) Amity Chapel   (3) Antioch Church   (4) Asbury Church   (5) Calvary Baptist Church   (6) Centenary Church   (7) Church Of Christ   (8) Church Of The Nazarene   (9) Congregational Christian Church   (10) Cornerstone Community Church   (11) Ebenezer Church   (12) Elm Street Christian Church   (13) Eureka Church   (14) First Assembly Of God Church   (15) First Baptist Church   (16) First Christian Church   (17) First Presbyterian Church   (18) First United Brethren Church   (19) First United Church Of Christ   (20) First United Methodist Church   (21) Free Methodist Church   (22) German Reformed Church Historical   (23) Gilead Church   (24) Glenwood Church   (25) Immanuel Evangelical Church Historical   (26) Immanuel United Methodist Church   (27) Mount Hope Church   (28) Mount Olive Church   (29) Mount Olive Church Historical   (30) Mount Pleasant Church   (31) Noble United Methodist Church   (32) North Freedom Church   (33) Olive Branch Church Historical   (34) Otterbein Church   (35) Pleasant Ridge Church   (36) Pleasant Valley Church Historical   (37) Pleasant View Church Historical   (38) Prairie Hall Church   (39) Prairieton Church   (40) Richland Church Historical   (41) Saint Albans Episcopal Church   (42) Saint Joseph Church Historical   (43) Saint Josephs Roman Catholic Church   (44) Saint Paul United Methodist Church   (45) Saron Church   (46) Seminary Tabernacle Historical   (47) Sugar Creek Church   (48) Trinity Lutheran Church   (49) Trinity Lutheran Church Historical   (50) Walnut Grove Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Olney   (2) Lancaster Election Precinct   (3) Richland County   (4) Township Of Bonpas   (5) Township Of Claremont   (6) Township Of Decker   (7) Township Of Denver   (8) Township Of German   (9) Township Of Madison   (10) Township Of Noble   (11) Township Of Olney   (12) Township Of Preston   (13) Village Of Calhoun   (14) Village Of Claremont   (15) Village Of Noble   (16) Village Of Parkersburg  

Dam


(1) East Fork Lake Dam   (2) Hahn Lake Dam   (3) Illinois No Name Number 2037 Dam   (4) Jordan Lake Dam   (5) M D Borah Lake Dam   (6) Millers Lake Dam   (7) Vernor Lake Dam   (8) Webber Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Jackson Hospital Historical   (2) Richland Memorial Hospital   (3) Summers Clinic Historical   (4) Weber Medical Clinic Historical  

Lake


(1) Lake Montclare  

Locale


(1) Clover Farms   (2) Cow Ford Ferry Historical   (3) Pilman S Farms   (4) Richland Country Club  

Oilfield


(1) Calhoun Oil Field   (2) Parkersburg Oil Field   (3) Schnell East Oil Field  

Park


(1) Big Creek Woods Memorial Nature Preserve   (2) Bower Park   (3) City Park   (4) Elliott Street Historic District   (5) Gassmann Park  

Populated Place


(1) Amity   (2) Berryville   (3) Calhoun   (4) Claremont   (5) Dundas   (6) Elbow   (7) Fransonia Historical   (8) Gallagher   (9) Glenwood Historical   (10) Helena   (11) Lancaster   (12) Noble   (13) Olney   (14) Parkersburg   (15) Pureton   (16) Seminary   (17) Stringtown   (18) Watertown Historical   (19) West Liberty   (20) Wilsonburg Historical  

Post Office


(1) Dundas Post Office   (2) Lancaster Post Office   (3) Olney Post Office   (4) West Liberty Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Berry Lake   (2) East Fork Lake   (3) Hahn Lake   (4) Illinois No Name Number 2037 Reservoir   (5) Jordan Lake   (6) M D Borah Lake   (7) Mccarthy Lake   (8) Millers Lake   (9) Olney Lake   (10) Vernor Lake   (11) Webber Lake  

School


(1) Amity School Historical   (2) Barlow School Historical   (3) Barton School Historical   (4) Bethel Church Historical   (5) Bird School Historical   (6) Blackoak School Historical   (7) Blue Jean School Historical   (8) Blue Ridge School Historical   (9) Breston School Historical   (10) Brinkley School Historical   (11) Brush College School Historical   (12) Brushville School Historical   (13) Buckhorn School Historical   (14) Burton School Historical   (15) Center School Historical   (16) Central Elementary School   (17) Cherry Elementary School   (18) Claremont Elementary School   (19) Cotterell School Historical   (20) Crum School Historical   (21) Denver School Historical   (22) East Richland High School   (23) East Richland Middle School   (24) Elwood School Historical   (25) Ensor School Historical   (26) Eureka School Historical   (27) Eyer School Historical   (28) Fransonia School Historical   (29) Freedom School Historical   (30) Gallagher School Historical   (31) Glenwood School Historical   (32) Grass Valley School Historical   (33) Gumble School Historical   (34) Harrison School Historical   (35) Hawthorne School Historical   (36) Hazel Dell School Historical   (37) Hickory Point School Historical   (38) Hinman School Historical   (39) Kimmel School Historical   (40) Kinkade School Historical   (41) Leaf School Historical   (42) Liberty Lawn School Historical   (43) Linder School Historical   (44) Lone Oak School Historical   (45) Long Prairie School Historical   (46) Macksburg School Historical   (47) Maple Grove School Historical   (48) Mason School Historical   (49) Mccauley School Historical   (50) Moore School Historical   (51) Mount North School   (52) Mulberry School Historical   (53) North Silver Street Public School Historical   (54) Oak Grove School Historical   (55) Oak Ridge School Historical   (56) Oakdale School Historical   (57) Olney Central College   (58) Oregon School Historical   (59) Pleasant Dale School Historical   (60) Pleasant Grove School Historical   (61) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (62) Pleasant View School Historical   (63) Prairie Hall School Historical   (64) Redhead School Historical   (65) Ritter School Historical   (66) Rock Branch School Historical   (67) Roney School Historical   (68) Saint Joseph School   (69) Seminary School Historical   (70) Shady Grove School Historical   (71) Shields School Historical   (72) Sodom School Historical   (73) Sunnyside School Historical   (74) Sylvan Iris School Historical   (75) Taylor School Historical   (76) Totten School Historical   (77) Troy School Historical   (78) Union School Historical   (79) Victory School Historical   (80) West Richland Elementary School   (81) West Richland High School   (82) Whitaker School Historical   (83) White School Historical   (84) Whiteoak School Historical   (85) Whites School Historical   (86) Wilson School Historical   (87) Zion School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bare Creek   (2) Bee Branch   (3) Big Branch   (4) Big Creek   (5) Brown Creek   (6) Buck Run   (7) Calfkiller Creek   (8) Camp Branch   (9) Coon Creek   (10) Douglas Creek   (11) East Fork Fox River   (12) Gentry Creek   (13) Higgins Creek   (14) Jack Oak Creek   (15) Jesse Creek   (16) Johnson Creek   (17) Little Fox Creek   (18) Long Branch   (19) Madden Creek   (20) Mash Creek   (21) Murphy Creek   (22) Parker Creek   (23) Rock Branch   (24) Simmons Creek   (25) Sugar Creek   (26) Susan Branch   (27) Turkey Creek  

Summit


(1) Onion Hill  

Tower


(1) Wsei-fm Olney   (2) Wusi-tv Olney   (3) Wvln-am Olney  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Richland County, Illinois

62450 (pop. 11,900) 62868 (pop. 1,941) 62421 (pop. 861)
62425 (pop. 716) 62419 (pop. 417) 62452 (pop. 405)


Counties Nearby Richland County, Illinois

Jasper County, IL  (pop. 9,645) 20.0 Miles
Lawrence County, IL  (pop. 16,550) 20.2 Miles
Clay County, IL  (pop. 13,729) 20.3 Miles
Edwards County, IL  (pop. 6,526) 22.5 Miles
Wabash County, IL  (pop. 12,199) 25.1 Miles
Wayne County, IL  (pop. 16,505) 26.7 Miles
Crawford County, IL  (pop. 19,545) 26.9 Miles
Effingham County, IL  (pop. 34,298) 36.0 Miles
Cumberland County, IL  (pop. 10,802) 39.1 Miles
White County, IL  (pop. 14,772) 43.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Richland County, Illinois

618



Elevation in Richland County, Illinois is 453.0 ft. (138.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Richland County, Illinois

Lat: 38.722200 N        Long: -88.094535 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 345   (5.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 142   (2.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 290   (4.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 436   (6.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 922   (13.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 887   (13.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,294   (18.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 651   (9.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 233   (3.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 261   (3.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 138   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 61   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 628   (9.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 542   (7.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Richland County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 6,035

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 507

In 3-person carpool : 161

In 4-person carpool : 7

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 22

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 29

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 49

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 7

Bicycle : 22

Walked : 107

Other means : 53

Worked at home : 247


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Richland County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 613

5 to 9 minutes : 2,020

10 to 14 minutes : 1,418

15 to 19 minutes : 923

20 to 24 minutes : 731

25 to 29 minutes : 171

30 to 34 minutes : 416

35 to 39 minutes : 59

40 to 44 minutes : 153

45 to 59 minutes : 223

60 to 89 minutes : 177

90 or more minutes : 95


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 2,323

No Social Security income : 4,642


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,157

No retirement income : 5,808


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Richland County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 202

$10,000 to $14,999 : 195

$15,000 to $19,999 : 238

$20,000 to $24,999 : 285

$25,000 to $29,999 : 363

$30,000 to $34,999 : 212

$35,000 to $39,999 : 314

$40,000 to $44,999 : 324

$45,000 to $49,999 : 223

$50,000 to $59,999 : 542

$60,000 to $74,999 : 606

$75,000 to $99,999 : 549

$100,000 to $124,999 : 301

$125,000 to $149,999 : 120

$150,000 to $199,999 : 81

$200,000 or more : 88


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $49,356


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Richland County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,052  (27.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 375  (9.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 688  (17.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 79  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 651  (16.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,137  (33.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 786  (23.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,110  (32.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 26  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Richland County, Illinois

Employed: 7,237
Unemployed: 359



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Richland 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: 29.3%
  • Other: 70.7%



Water Usage In Richland County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 1.43 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.43 Mgal/d





There are 555 Farms In Richland County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Richland County, Illinois

First National Bank In Olney - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.2m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 7

First Financial Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 241

Trustbank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $356.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 7

Citizens National Bank Of Albion - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $279.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Richland County, Illinois

  • Flora Municipal


    (about 19.7 miles in Flora, Illinois; Airport Code: FQL)

  • Lawrenceville-Vincennes International


    (about 26.7 miles in Lawrenceville, Illinois; Airport Code: LWV)

  • Salem/Leckrone


    (about 47.2 miles in Salem, Illinois; Airport Code: SLO)

  • Mount Vernon Airport


    (about 49.7 miles in Mount Vernon, Illinois; Airport Code: MVN)

  • Coles County Memorial


    (about 53.2 miles in Mattoon, Illinois; Airport Code: MTO)

  • Centralia Municipal


    (about 55.8 miles in Centralia, Illinois; Airport Code: ENL)

  • Evansville Dress Regional


    (about 56.3 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Evansville Regional


    (about 56.3 miles in Evansville, Indiana; Airport Code: EVV)

  • Terre Haute International-Hulman Field


    (about 65.7 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Hulman Field


    (about 65.9 miles in Terre Haute, Indiana; Airport Code: HUF)

  • Henderson City - County


    (about 67.0 miles in Corydon, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY4)

  • Marshall Field


    (about 76.2 miles in Nashville, Illinois; Airport Code: DQP)

  • Sturgis Municipal


    (about 81.6 miles in Sullivan, Kentucky; Airport Code: KY2)

  • Williamson County Regional


    (about 83.6 miles in Energy, Illinois; Airport Code: MWA)

  • Owensboro Daviess County


    (about 84.5 miles in Owensboro, Kentucky; Airport Code: OWB)

  • Monroe County


    (about 84.6 miles in Stanford, Indiana; Airport Code: BMG)

  • Decatur Airport


    (about 87.3 miles in Decatur, Illinois; Airport Code: DEC)

  • Virgil I Grissom Municipal


    (about 89.2 miles in Bedford, Indiana; Airport Code: BFR)

  • Southern Illinois


    (about 90.2 miles in De Soto, Illinois; Airport Code: MDH)

  • University of Illinois/Willard


    (about 91.6 miles in Savoy, Illinois; Airport Code: CMI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Richland County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.05%

Carpooled

9.31%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.06%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.11%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.11%

Walked

1.74%

Other Means

0.49%

Worked At Home

4.13%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,715

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 241

Female householder, no husband present : 687

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,981

Householder not living alone : 341


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 19

Male householder and female partner : 206

Female householder and female partner : 26

Female householder and male partner : 146

All other households : 6,568


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Richland County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,315

Renter-occupied housing units : 400

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 98

Renter-occupied housing units : 143

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 435

Renter-occupied housing units : 252

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,503

Renter-occupied housing units : 819


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Richland County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 554

$10,000 to $14,999 : 562

$15,000 to $19,999 : 445

$20,000 to $24,999 : 669

$25,000 to $29,999 : 494

$30,000 to $34,999 : 407

$35,000 to $39,999 : 441

$40,000 to $44,999 : 389

$45,000 to $49,999 : 347

$50,000 to $59,999 : 581

$60,000 to $74,999 : 723

$75,000 to $99,999 : 646

$100,000 to $124,999 : 342

$125,000 to $149,999 : 129

$150,000 to $199,999 : 92

$200,000 or more : 144


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Richland County, Illinois)

Total : 7,745


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Richland County, Illinois)

Occupied : 6,965

Vacant : 780


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Richland County, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Richland County, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 74

Built 2000 to 2004 : 422

Built 1990 to 1999 : 683

Built 1980 to 1989 : 904

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,391

Built 1960 to 1969 : 919

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,315

Built 1940 to 1949 : 674

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,363


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Richland County, Illinois)

Utility gas : 4,440

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,258

Electricity : 848

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 15

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 346

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 48

No fuel used : 10


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Richland County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 158

$10,000 to $14,999 : 151

$15,000 to $19,999 : 132

$20,000 to $24,999 : 173

$25,000 to $29,999 : 130

$30,000 to $34,999 : 94

$35,000 to $39,999 : 280

$40,000 to $49,999 : 261

$50,000 to $59,999 : 580

$60,000 to $69,999 : 548

$70,000 to $79,999 : 374

$80,000 to $89,999 : 315

$90,000 to $99,999 : 321

$100,000 to $124,999 : 569

$125,000 to $149,999 : 212

$150,000 to $174,999 : 254

$175,000 to $199,999 : 80

$200,000 to $249,999 : 340

$250,000 to $299,999 : 162

$300,000 to $399,999 : 75

$400,000 to $499,999 : 63

$500,000 to $749,999 : 7

$750,000 to $999,999 : 64

$1,000,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Richland 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 : 104

Home equity loan only : 264

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 8

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,404

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,571


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $221,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $155,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $116,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $76,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $84,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $91,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $67,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $56,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $57,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Richland County, Illinois: 66.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Richland 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 25 25 $3,378,320
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 25 $3,378,320
2000        
  Single Family 15 15 $2,214,743
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 30 $2,304,000
  Total

16 45 $4,518,743
2001        
  Single Family 19 19 $2,628,800
  Two Family 21 42 $3,210,513
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

40 61 $5,839,313
2002        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,284,211
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 20 $692,120
  Total

16 34 $1,976,331
2003        
  Single Family 15 15 $1,770,558
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $1,770,558
2004        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,841,431
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 18 $1,247,393
  Total

14 30 $3,088,824
2005        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,640,624
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,640,624
2006        
  Single Family 14 14 $2,331,610
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $2,331,610


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Richland County, IL): $31,185
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Richland County): $62,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Richland County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 66.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 17.7%
Electricity: 11.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Richland County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 7.97%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 75%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 17.03%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Richland County): $385
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Richland County): $575


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



Health Care Centers Close To Richland County, Illinois

Advantage Home Health, Inc.


     Address: 801 South West Street, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/9/1994

Richland Mem. Hosp. Hm. Hlth.


     Address: 218 E Main St, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/1/1980

Lawrence County Health Dept


     Address: R. R. 3 Box 414, Lawrenceville, Illinois 62439
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Clay Home Health Services


     Address: 601 East Twelfth Street, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/18/1967

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


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

Hospitals Close To Richland County, Illinois

Richland Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 East Locust, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Lawrence County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2200 W State St, Lawrenceville, Illinois 62439
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Clay County Hospital


     Address: 911 Stacy Burk Drive, Flora, Illinois 62839
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Wabash General Hospital


     Address: 1418 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Illinois 62863
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Fairfield Memorial Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Richland County, Illinois

Burgin Manor Of Olney, Inc.


     Address: 900 928 East Scott, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 148
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Richland Care & Rehab


     Address: 410 East Mack, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Richland Memorial Hsp Sk N Fac


     Address: 800 East Locust, Olney, Illinois 62450
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 5
     Percent Occupied: 36%

Newton Rest Haven


     Address: 300 S Scott Street Po Box 360, Newton, Illinois 62448
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 52%

United Methodist Village, The


     Address: 1616 Cedar, Lawrenceville, Illinois 62439
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 108
     Percent Occupied: 65%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Richland County, Illinois

Name: Clinton
Address: PO Box 678; Clinton, IL 61727
Distance: 109 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Richland County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,485
    Disabled Workers: 460
    Widowers Workers: 410
    Spouses Workers: 255
    Children Workers: 255


(updated 2007)



Richland County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.64%
  • Bush & Cheney 66.50%
  • Other 0.87%



(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 Richland County, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Richland County, IL

5.09 % of Richland County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,064

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Clay County , IL 0.49 % ($26,100 AGI )
  • Jasper County , IL 0.42 % ($24,192 AGI )
  • Lawrence County , IL 0.41 % ($28,480 AGI )
  • Edwards County , IL 0.39 % ($25,625 AGI )
  • Wayne County , IL 0.18 % ($34,273 AGI )
  • Marion County , IL 0.16 % ($26,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Richland County, IL

6.29 % of Richland 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 $28,801

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Clay County , IL 0.48 % ($29,233 AGI )
  • Edwards County , IL 0.26 % ($16,375 AGI )
  • Lawrence County , IL 0.26 % ($29,938 AGI )
  • Wayne County , IL 0.24 % ($28,800 AGI )
  • Jasper County , IL 0.21 % ($22,077 AGI )
  • St Clair County , IL 0.19 % ($52,917 AGI )
  • Knox County , IN 0.19 % ($26,750 AGI )
  • Coles County , IL 0.16 % ($12,200 AGI )
  • Jackson County , IL 0.16 % ($35,100 AGI )
  • Jefferson County , IL 0.16 % ($31,000 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 Richland County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Richland County, Illinois


On 11/26/1965, a tornado touched down 0.8 miles from the center of Richland County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 5 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 02/25/1956, a tornado touched down 0.95 miles from the center of Richland County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 2 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 03/15/1984, a tornado touched down 0.95 miles from the center of Richland County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 08/03/1991, a tornado touched down 0.95 miles from the center of Richland County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 08/18/1956, a tornado touched down 1.38 miles from the center of Richland County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.



Storms In Richland County, Illinois

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/18/1995, 02:19 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/18/1995, 02:15 am 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1995, 10:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/02/2006, 05:53 pm 0 0 $70K --
05/18/1995, 01:45 pm 0 0 $100K --
07/02/1994, 04:28 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/15/1994, 06:00 am 0 0 $50K --
         



Tornados In Richland County, Illinois

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1957-12-18 5 33 3 0 0 $25K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Richland County, Illinois

  • Tropical Depression: CLAUDETTE - July 1979 - Wind Speed: 15 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 Richland 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 Richland County, Illinois


  • Richland County Jail


    211 West Market Street, Olney, IL 62450
    Capacity: 16
    Confined: 18
    Avg. Population: 21
    Year Built: 1968


(updated 2006)



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