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Crawford County, Illinois (IL)

County population in 2016: 19,365 (40% urban, 60% rural); it was 20,452 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,515
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,599
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,292
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,649 (it was 1,550 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

33%

Land area: 444 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 44 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Crawford County: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (42.3%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (16.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 45%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 42%
  • Unpaid family work: 6%
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Races in Crawford County, Illinois:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (90.9%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (4.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
Median resident age:  43.1 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years
Males: 10,012  (51.7%)
Females: 9,353  (48.3%)

Crawford County,IL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Crawford County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $48,775 ($32,531 in 1999)

This county:

$48,775
Illinois:

$60,960

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $407 (lower quartile is $337, upper quartile is $525)
This county:

$407
State:

$832


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $87,489 (it was $53,900 in 2000)
Crawford:

$87,489
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $55,037 - $154,058
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $830
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $377

Institutionalized population: 1,420
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2011: 38 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $275,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,439 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,288 (1.5%)

Crawford County household income distribution in 2009 Crawford County home values distribution Crawford County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.4%
Crawford County:

11.4%
Illinois:

13.0%
(12.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.3% for Black residents, 18.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.0% for American Indian residents, 3.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 43.1 years old
(Males: 41.5 years old, Females: 45.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.2 years old, Black residents: 35.4 years old, American Indian residents: 48.6 years old, Asian residents: 60.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 36.6 years old, Other race residents: 29.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Crawford County is $379 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $492 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $647 a month.

Cities in this county include: Robinson, Oblong, Palestine, Hutsonville, Flat Rock, West York, Stoy, Annapolis.

Crawford 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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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Crawford County: Dogwood Picnic Area (A), Persimmon Point Camping Area (B), Red Bud Picnic Area (C), Shadbush Picnic Area (D), White Oak Picnic Area (E), Fizzle Flat Farm (F), Fairview Drive-In (G), Lidy Farm (H), Bierman Grain Farm (I), Cohorst Dairy Farm (J), Green Farms (K), Hetzer Farms (L), Lidy Dairy and Hog Farm (M), Probstland Dairy (N), Slate Point Farms (O), Pilman's Farms (P), Deans Farm (Q), Eaton Farms (R), Fehrenbacher Farms (S), Frichtl Farms (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Crawford County include: Onion Prairie Church (A), Bethany Church (B), Saint Valentine Church (C), Shiloh Church (D), South Bend Church (E), South Muddy Church (F), Falmouth Chapel (G), Harmon Chapel (H), Headyville Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Backbone Cemetery (1), Bailey Cemetery (2), Bethel Cemetery (3), Brick Cemetery (4), Brockville Cemetery (5), Worthey Cemetery (6), Yager Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Glenn Lake (A), Newton Lake (B), Burgett Lake (C), Berry Lake (D), Lake Jasper (E), Sam Parr Lake (F), Newton Power Station Lake (G), Lake Sandpoint (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Slate Creek (A), Mint Creek (B), Camp Creek (C), North Fork Embarras River (D), Sandy Creek (E), Sam Branch (F), Long Branch (G), Dead River (H), Richland Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Crawford County include: Sam Parr State Park (1), Newton Lake State Fish and Wildlife Area (2), Jasper County State Prairie Chicken Sanctuary (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Jefferson County, West Virginia , Lake County, Colorado , Lawrence County , Wirt County, West Virginia , Moniteau County, Missouri , Shawnee County, Kansas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
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: 89.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 304 (33.8% naturalized citizens)

Crawford County:

1.6%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 3
  • 2000 to 2009: 132
  • 1990 to 1999: 48
  • 1980 to 1989: 45
  • 1970 to 1979: 97
  • Before 1970: 41
Note: State values scaled to Crawford County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 83.1%

Crawford County marital status for males Crawford County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,346
  • One, attached: 31
  • Two: 109
  • 3 or 4: 166
  • 5 to 9: 133
  • 10 to 19: 13
  • 20 to 49: 56
  • 50 or more: 1
  • Mobile homes: 819
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 16

Housing units in Crawford County with a mortgage: 3,226 (51 second mortgage, 347 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,799

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

64.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Crawford County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,92737
Mainline Protestant1,90817
Catholic5382
Other1292
None12,315-
Crawford 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: 6
Crawford County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Crawford County:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

8.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Crawford County:

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

27.0%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.5%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Crawford County:

Average size of farms: 377 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $80,489
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $220.09
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 17.73%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $66,511
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 79.84%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 3.87%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $101,073
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.12%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.27
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.80%
Corn for grain: 73361 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5171 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 90970 harvested acres
Vegetables: 408 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Crawford County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 1522228.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 10 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/2/1990, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crawford 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 39.2 miles away from Crawford 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 14.7 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 70.7 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 37.2 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 34.1 miles away from Crawford 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 160.0 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 Storms, Straight-Line Winds and Flooding, Incident Period: April 16, 2013 to May 05, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4116: May 10, 2013, FEMA Id: 4116, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • 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 Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 01, 2008 to July 22, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1771: June 24, 2008, FEMA Id: 1771, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 1996 to May 17, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1112: May 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1112, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Illinois Severe Storms/Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 18, 1996 to April 19, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1110: April 23, 1996, FEMA Id: 1110, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Illinois SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: February 23, 1985 to April 05, 1985, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-735: March 29, 1985, FEMA Id: 735, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Crawford County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (41%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (21%)
  • Kenya (8%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Romania (4%)
  • Bulgaria (4%)
  • Russia (3%)

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

  • American (24%)
  • German (18%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Crawford County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,106 (83.9%)
  • Carpooled: 822 (9.7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 21 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 93 (1.1%)
  • Walked: 133 (1.6%)
  • Worked at home: 231 (2.7%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 1,221 people in state prisons
  • 191 people in nursing homes
  • 68 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in other group homes
  • 19 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 17 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 17 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 15 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 1,207 people in state prisons
  • 165 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 66 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 25 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 23 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $52,341.

3.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,658 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.48%
Illinois average:

4.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.74% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($14,827 average AGI)
1.74% relocated from other states ($19,831 average AGI)
Crawford County:

1.74%
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 Lawrence County, IL  0.27% ($20,619 average AGI)
from Clark County, IL  0.24% ($30,000)
from Jasper County, IL  0.17% ($27,846)
from Vigo County, IN  0.13% ($19,000)


3.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,362 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.64%
Illinois average:

4.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
1.91% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($16,477 average AGI)
1.74% relocated to other states ($20,885 average AGI)
Crawford County:

1.74%
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 Lawrence County, IL  0.34% ($28,269 average AGI)
to Clark County, IL  0.27% ($41,571)
to Jasper County, IL  0.22% ($19,706)
to Richland County, IL  0.14% ($21,273)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8

Births per 1000 population in Crawford County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Crawford County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Crawford County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 3.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Crawford County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Crawford County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,879 (3,335 aged, 544 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 187 (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 Crawford County, Illinois in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (424)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (269)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (230)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (217)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (165)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (109)
  • Congestive heart failure (103)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (82)
  • Unspecified dementia (82)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (71)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.99
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,249
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 319
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 37,629

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 965
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,151
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 20

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 29
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 45

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 15

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,365
  • In family households: 14,715 (2,776 male householders, 2,155 female householders)
    3,926 spouses, 4,945 children (4,411 natural, 144 adopted, 386 stepchildren), 249 grandchildren, 88 brothers or sisters, 121 parents, 98 other relatives, 341 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,041 (1,180 male householders (1,021 living alone)), 1,498 female householders (1,327 living alone)), 361 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,612

Size of family households: 2,532 2-persons, 1,201 3-persons, 823 4-persons, 315 5-persons, 57 6-persons, 34 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,349 1-person, 298 2-persons, 22 3-persons, 7 4-persons.

2,526 married couples with children.
903 single-parent households (391 men, 512 women).

95.5% of residents of Crawford speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 27% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (20% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 42% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $104,922,000 ($5,231 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,969,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $54,682,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,560,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,284,000
Federal grants: $12,367,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,289,000 ($215,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,740,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $369,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,691,000
Federal Government insurance: $24,210,000

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

Births: 1,043
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,267
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +51
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -359
Here -18 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Crawford County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.38 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 184
  • 2010 to 2013: 288
  • 2000 to 2009: 617
  • 1990 to 1999: 818
  • 1980 to 1989: 770
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,026
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,035
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,408
  • 1940 to 1949: 886
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,809
Note: State values scaled to Crawford population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Crawford County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Crawford County population
  • 1 room: 15
  • 2 rooms: 37
  • 3 rooms: 70
  • 4 rooms: 505
  • 5 rooms: 1,353
  • 6 rooms: 1,305
  • 7 rooms: 1,124
  • 8 rooms: 730
  • 9+ rooms: 831
  • 1 room: 77
  • 2 rooms: 56
  • 3 rooms: 208
  • 4 rooms: 315
  • 5 rooms: 445
  • 6 rooms: 260
  • 7 rooms: 116
  • 8 rooms: 83
  • 9+ rooms: 43
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Crawford County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Crawford County population
  • no bedroom: 33
  • 1 bedroom: 165
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,626
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,094
  • 4 bedrooms: 877
  • 5+ bedrooms: 170
  • no bedroom: 79
  • 1 bedroom: 303
  • 2 bedrooms: 611
  • 3 bedrooms: 535
  • 4 bedrooms: 54
  • 5+ bedrooms: 26
Cars and other vehicles available in Crawford County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Crawford County population
  • no vehicle: 157
  • 1 vehicle: 1,627
  • 2 vehicles: 2,482
  • 3 vehicles: 1,157
  • 4 vehicles: 402
  • 5+ vehicles: 178
  • no vehicle: 240
  • 1 vehicle: 615
  • 2 vehicles: 601
  • 3 vehicles: 106
  • 4 vehicles: 57
  • 5+ vehicles: 2

89% of Crawford County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Illinois.

Crawford County:

89.1%
State average:

86.9%

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

  • This state: 13,547
  • Other state: 5,428
  • Northeast: 204
  • Midwest: 3,972
  • South: 822
  • West: 412

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Crawford County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (59.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20.4%)
  • Electricity (16.8%)
  • Wood (2.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Coal or coke (0.4%)
  • Utility gas (49.3%)
  • Electricity (36.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.8%)
  • Wood (1.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 180
Here:

10.2%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 148
Here:

16.0%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 136
Here:

17.2%
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)

Crawford County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,652,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,109,000
    General - Other: $891,000
    Police Protection: $824,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $699,000
    Health Services - Other: $668,000
    Financial Administration: $399,000
    Corrections - Other: $251,000
    Parks & Recreation: $77,000
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000
    Air Transportation: $10,000
    Welfare - Other: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $152,000
    Regular Highways: $85,000
    Police Protection: $31,000
    Welfare - Other: $22,000
    General - Other: $7,000
    Corrections - Other: $3,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,399,000

Crawford County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $575,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $217,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $828,000
    Interest Earnings: $199,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,491,000
    Highways: $461,000
    All Other: $335,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,854,000
    NEC: $513,000

Crawford County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,785,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 294
  • Number of aged recipients: 22
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 272
  • Number of recipients under 18: 60
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 190
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 44
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 91
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 133
Crawford County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Crawford County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Crawford County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary21079.9 years
John18775.4 years
Charles18175.7 years
William15874.4 years
James14675.5 years
Robert12072.0 years
George8975.9 years
Harold7574.0 years
Helen7079.2 years
Dorothy6779.5 years
Most common last names in Crawford County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller10876.8 years
Smith10877.7 years
Rich6278.5 years
Wilson5879.6 years
York5075.9 years
Newlin4978.0 years
Martin4576.9 years
Garrard4578.2 years
Parker4477.8 years
Davis4475.7 years
Businesses in Crawford County, IL
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Best Western1Maurices1
Chevrolet1McDonald's1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut1
Decora Cabinetry1Sears1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1Taco Bell1
Goodwill1True Value2
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hardee's1Walmart1
KFC1

Crawford County on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"