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Christian County, Illinois (IL)

County population in 2015: 34,008 (57% urban, 43% rural); it was 35,372 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,228
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,322
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,608
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,505 (it was 3,313 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

33%

Land area: 709 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 48 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Christian County: 76.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (21.8%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (21.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 44%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 52%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Christian County, Illinois:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  42.7 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years
Males: 17,402  (51.2%)
Females: 16,606  (48.8%)
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Christian County,IL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Christian County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $48,000 ($36,561 in 1999)

This county:

$48,000
Illinois:

$60,960

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $471 (lower quartile is $338, upper quartile is $582)
This county:

$471
State:

$832


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $90,040 (it was $61,700 in 2000)
Christian:

$90,040
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $55,652 - $132,746

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $113,687
Here:

$113,687
State:

$249,958

Townhouses or other attached units: $91,086
Here:

$91,086
State:

$231,967

In 2-unit structures: $57,748
Here:

$57,748
State:

$270,571

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $121,170
Here:

$121,170
State:

$269,512

Mobile homes: $55,068
Here:

$55,068
State:

$51,570
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $900
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $404

Institutionalized population: 1,559
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 48 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2008: 43 buildings, average cost: $107,700
  • 2009: 37 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 2010: 35 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2011: 34 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2012: 36 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2013: 46 buildings, average cost: $140,100
  • 2014: 29 buildings, average cost: $148,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,546 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,507 (1.8%)

Christian County household income distribution in 2009 Christian County home values distribution Christian County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.2%
Christian County:

13.2%
Illinois:

13.0%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.8% for Black residents, 14.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 66.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 8.9% for other race residents, 21.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 42.7 years old
(Males: 41.2 years old, Females: 45.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.4 years old, Black residents: 33.5 years old, American Indian residents: 33.8 years old, Asian residents: 18.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.7 years old, Other race residents: 47.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Christian County is $412 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $492 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $636 a month.

Cities in this county include: Taylorville, Pana, Kincaid, Assumption, Edinburg, Morrisonville, Stonington, Tovey, Mount Auburn, Langleyville.

Christian County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Brown County, Kansas , Clark County, Ohio , Hampshire County, West Virginia , Daviess County, Missouri , Jackson County, Kansas , Morgan County, Ohio .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,063
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 342 (75.0% naturalized citizens)

Christian County:

1.0%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 15
  • 2000 to 2009: 80
  • 1990 to 1999: 104
  • 1980 to 1989: 109
  • 1970 to 1979: 40
  • Before 1970: 143
Note: State values scaled to Christian County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 59.7%

Christian County marital status for males Christian County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 13,176
  • One, attached: 99
  • Two: 382
  • 3 or 4: 378
  • 5 to 9: 255
  • 10 to 19: 127
  • 20 to 49: 150
  • 50 or more: 323
  • Mobile homes: 755

Housing units in Christian County with a mortgage: 5,537 (137 second mortgage, 394 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,919

Here:

55.6% with mortgage
State:

64.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Christian County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,00438
Catholic5,4737
Mainline Protestant4,59225
Black Protestant1811
Other1683
None18,382-
Christian County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Christian County:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Christian County:

4.05 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 21
This county:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Christian County:

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Christian County:

26.9%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.5%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Christian County:

Average size of farms: 516 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $138,962
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $272.79
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.68%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $99,365
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 92.16%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.01%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $129,646
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.56%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.68
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.16%
Corn for grain: 196060 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2833 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 176385 harvested acres
Vegetables: 9 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 11 acres

Earthquake activity:

Christian County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 105.0 miles away from Christian County center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 88.6 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 133.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 105.3 miles away from the county center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 90.2 miles away from Christian County center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 164.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Illinois Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 03, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1960: March 17, 2011, FEMA Id: 1960, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Illinois Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 30, 2006 to December 01, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1681: February 09, 2007, FEMA Id: 1681, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Illinois Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3230: September 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 3230, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Illinois Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 21, 2002 to May 23, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1416: May 21, 2002, FEMA Id: 1416, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Illinois Winter Snow Storm, Incident Period: January 01, 1999 to January 15, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3134: January 08, 1999, FEMA Id: 3134, Natural disaster type: Storm, Snow

The number of natural disasters in Christian County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (12%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Machinery (4%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Jordan (19%)
  • Mexico (14%)
  • Costa Rica (14%)
  • Indonesia (8%)
  • Asia,n.e.c. (8%)
  • Italy (6%)
  • Taiwan (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Christian County (%):

  • American (21%)
  • German (20%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Italian (5%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Christian County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,390 (80.9%)
  • Carpooled: 993 (8.6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 113 (1.0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 3 (0.0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 4 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 99 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 34 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 176 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 751 (6.5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Christian County, Illinois in 2000:

  • 1,194 people in state prisons
  • 409 people in nursing homes
  • 48 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 42 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 42 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 30 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 26 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 15 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally ill

People in group quarters in Christian County, Illinois in 2010:

  • 1,204 people in state prisons
  • 270 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 51 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 43 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 42 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,521.

4.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,196 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Illinois average:

4.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.68% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($27,540 average AGI)
0.80% relocated from other states ($5,654 average AGI)
Christian County:

0.80%
Illinois average:

1.87%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sangamon County, IL  1.17% ($32,861 average AGI)
from Shelby County, IL  0.49% ($30,379)
from Macon County, IL  0.41% ($42,607)
from Montgomery County, IL  0.27% ($43,541)
from Macoupin County, IL  0.10% ($17,357)
from Cook County, IL  0.10% ($46,154)
from Effingham County, IL  0.09% ($22,750)


4.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,842 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.74%
Illinois average:

4.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.49% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($23,819 average AGI)
1.25% relocated to other states ($9,023 average AGI)
Christian County:

1.25%
Illinois average:

2.36%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sangamon County, IL  1.14% ($36,387 average AGI)
to Macon County, IL  0.51% ($36,159)
to Shelby County, IL  0.36% ($35,061)
to Montgomery County, IL  0.22% ($26,300)
to Fayette County, IL  0.14% ($36,421)
to Logan County, IL  0.10% ($44,500)
to Champaign County, IL  0.09% ($23,083)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5

Births per 1000 population in Christian County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Christian County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Christian County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 3.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Christian County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Christian County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,991 (5,948 aged, 1,043 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 377 (5%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Christian County, Illinois in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (578)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (564)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (532)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (228)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (208)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (194)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (189)
  • Congestive heart failure (155)
  • Unspecified dementia (142)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (125)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.66
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,972
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 283
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 48,058

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,180
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,177
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 41
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 88

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 159.2. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 34,008
  • In family households: 26,207 (4,881 male householders, 4,055 female householders)
    6,609 spouses, 8,327 children (7,864 natural, 121 adopted, 345 stepchildren), 694 grandchildren, 183 brothers or sisters, 188 parents, 403 other relatives, 857 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,990 (2,453 male householders (2,105 living alone)), 2,706 female householders (2,239 living alone)), 828 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,840

Size of family households: 4,683 2-persons, 1,870 3-persons, 1,367 4-persons, 738 5-persons, 243 6-persons, 104 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,343 1-person, 743 2-persons, 58 3-persons, 13 4-persons.

3,991 married couples with children.
2,203 single-parent households (675 men, 1,528 women).

98.3% of residents of Christian speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (94% speak English very well, 6% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% speak English very well, 59% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (38% speak English very well, 38% speak English well, 23% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $223,845,000 ($6,337 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,235,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $94,932,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $54,854,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $14,457,000
Federal grants: $52,726,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,411,000 ($20,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,464,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $347,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $12,332,000
Federal Government insurance: $63,495,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,051
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,230
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +101
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -75
Here -2 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Christian County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.16 millions of gallons per day (54% from ground, 46% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 228
  • 2010 to 2013: 127
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,174
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,210
  • 1980 to 1989: 981
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,398
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,289
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,712
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,450
  • 1939 or earlier: 5,026
Note: State values scaled to Christian population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Christian County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Christian County population
  • 1 room: 60
  • 2 rooms: 10
  • 3 rooms: 68
  • 4 rooms: 1,020
  • 5 rooms: 2,645
  • 6 rooms: 2,343
  • 7 rooms: 1,855
  • 8 rooms: 1,059
  • 9+ rooms: 1,227
  • 1 room: 317
  • 2 rooms: 95
  • 3 rooms: 452
  • 4 rooms: 1,125
  • 5 rooms: 949
  • 6 rooms: 463
  • 7 rooms: 144
  • 8 rooms: 124
  • 9+ rooms: 55
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Christian County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Christian County population
  • no bedroom: 52
  • 1 bedroom: 254
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,597
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,560
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,461
  • 5+ bedrooms: 363
  • no bedroom: 354
  • 1 bedroom: 690
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,560
  • 3 bedrooms: 943
  • 4 bedrooms: 118
  • 5+ bedrooms: 69
Cars and other vehicles available in Christian County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Christian County population
  • no vehicle: 297
  • 1 vehicle: 2,577
  • 2 vehicles: 4,512
  • 3 vehicles: 1,991
  • 4 vehicles: 686
  • 5+ vehicles: 327
  • no vehicle: 495
  • 1 vehicle: 1,883
  • 2 vehicles: 998
  • 3 vehicles: 314
  • 4 vehicles: 36
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

88% of Christian County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 259% lived in Illinois.

Christian County:

88.0%
State average:

86.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 29,299
  • Other state: 4,272
  • Northeast: 251
  • Midwest: 1,679
  • South: 1,443
  • West: 922

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Christian County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (71.1%)
  • Electricity (13.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13.1%)
  • Wood (1.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (59.9%)
  • Electricity (33.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.7%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Wood (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 236
Here:

7.0%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 74
Here:

4.3%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 155
Here:

13.5%
Illinois:

26.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Christian County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $108,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,357,000
    Regular Highways: $1,909,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,806,000
    Health - Other: $1,226,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,006,000
    Financial Administration: $416,000
    General - Other: $385,000
    Solid Waste Management: $348,000
    General Public Buildings: $154,000
    Corrections - Other: $78,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $84,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $36,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $193,000
    Central Staff Services: $101,000
    Police Protection: $88,000
    Health - Other: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,667,000

Christian County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $2,629,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $403,000
    General Local Government Support: $16,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $232,000
    Interest Earnings: $142,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,313,000
    Highways: $874,000
    Health and Hospitals: $639,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,777,000
    Other License: $54,000

Christian County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,359,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,164,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $195,000

Christian County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,352,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 640
  • Number of aged recipients: 41
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 599
  • Number of recipients under 18: 116
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 442
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 82
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 221
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 294
Christian County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Christian County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Christian County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary39580.9 years
John38977.0 years
William36376.1 years
Charles26476.6 years
James24372.6 years
Robert21970.9 years
George18078.0 years
Joseph15575.6 years
Helen14979.6 years
Dorothy13178.8 years
Most common last names in Christian County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith15578.4 years
Miller10076.8 years
Jones9177.0 years
Brown8276.1 years
Durbin8274.9 years
Johnson7376.7 years
Davis7376.4 years
Allen6176.0 years
Cook5277.1 years
Moore4972.1 years
Businesses in Christian County, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy1
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets5
Arby's1Maurices1
AutoZone2McDonald's2
CVS1Pizza Hut2
Chevrolet1Subway3
Circle K1Super 81
Dairy Queen2Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1True Value2
FedEx2U-Haul2
Ford2UPS3
GameStop1Walgreens2
H&R Block2Walmart2
KFC1Wendy's1
Kincaid1YMCA1
Kroger1