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Fulton County, Illinois (IL)

County population in 2017: 35,587 (40% urban, 60% rural); it was 38,250 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,126
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,956
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 11,350
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,454 (it was 3,527 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

33%

Land area: 866 sq. mi.

Water area: 17.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 41 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Fulton County: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (17.4%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (16.6%), Educational, health and social services (15.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 39%
  • Government: 9%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 53%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Fulton County, IL (2017)
    • 32,35984.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,3373.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,0502.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3681.0%Two or more races
    • 870.2%Asian alone
    • 450.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 190.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

42.8 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years
Males: 18,620  (52.3%)
Females: 16,967  (47.7%)
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Average household size:
Fulton County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,998 ($33,952 in 1999)
This county:

$49,998
Illinois:

$62,992

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $483 (lower quartile is $349, upper quartile is $602)
This county:

$483
State:

$852


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $92,162 (it was $58,400 in 2000)
Fulton:

$92,162
Illinois:

$195,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $60,446 - $147,005

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $118,772
Here:

$118,772
State:

$257,121

Townhouses or other attached units: $193,720
Here:

$193,720
State:

$248,095

In 2-unit structures: $263,621
Here:

$263,621
State:

$291,160

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $74,052
Here:

$74,052
State:

$279,934

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $324,621
Here:

$324,621
State:

$287,217

Mobile homes: $37,593
Here:

$37,593
State:

$51,477

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $943
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $433

Institutionalized population: 2,662
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 80 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 1998: 83 buildings, average cost: $79,800
  • 1999: 87 buildings, average cost: $74,400
  • 2000: 73 buildings, average cost: $91,600
  • 2001: 71 buildings, average cost: $98,500
  • 2002: 69 buildings, average cost: $91,200
  • 2003: 65 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 2004: 68 buildings, average cost: $128,100
  • 2005: 95 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2006: 83 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2007: 61 buildings, average cost: $120,700
  • 2008: 49 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 30 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2010: 32 buildings, average cost: $157,600
  • 2011: 39 buildings, average cost: $149,200
  • 2012: 46 buildings, average cost: $151,100
  • 2013: 32 buildings, average cost: $202,200
  • 2014: 44 buildings, average cost: $117,700
  • 2015: 55 buildings, average cost: $129,300
  • 2016: 56 buildings, average cost: $113,200
  • 2017: 39 buildings, average cost: $123,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Fulton, IL residents
Average permit cost in Fulton, IL
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,938 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,673 (1.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Fulton, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fulton, IL in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Fulton, IL in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.4%
Fulton County:

14.4%
Illinois:

12.6%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.2% for Black residents, 24.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.7% for American Indian residents, 27.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 23.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 42.8 years old
(Males: 40.4 years old, Females: 45.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.6 years old, Black residents: 30.9 years old, American Indian residents: 44.5 years old, Asian residents: 54.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 37.5 years old, Other race residents: 37.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fulton County is $408 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $492 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $629 a month.

Cities in this county include: Canton, Farmington, Lewistown, Cuba, Astoria, Avon, Vermont, St. David, Ipava, Fairview.

Fulton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: Crawford County, Ohio , Ford County , Harrison County, Missouri , Montgomery County, Pennsylvania , Morrow County, Ohio .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
Illinois:

4.5%

Unemployment by year in Fulton, IL
County total employment by year in Fulton, IL
County average yearly wages by year in Fulton, IL

Current college students: 1,358
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 746 (31.6% naturalized citizens)

Fulton County:

2.1%
Whole state:

14.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1892010 or later
  • 2362000 to 2009
  • 1241990 to 1999
  • 401980 to 1989
  • 431970 to 1979
  • 132Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 57.5%

Fulton County marital status for males Fulton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 13,981
  • One, attached: 233
  • Two: 297
  • 3 or 4: 444
  • 5 to 9: 252
  • 10 to 19: 234
  • 20 to 49: 109
  • 50 or more: 323
  • Mobile homes: 505

Housing units in Fulton County with a mortgage: 5,517 (102 second mortgage, 350 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,460

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

63.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Fulton County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,58239
Evangelical Protestant4,57137
Catholic1,2174
Other3224
None23,377-
Fulton 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: 7
Fulton County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Fulton County:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 34
This county:

9.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Fulton County:

9.6%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Fulton County:

27.1%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.3%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Fulton County:

Average size of farms: 392 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $85,393
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $237.88
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.36%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 25.24%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $69,450
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 68.49%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.34%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $79,302
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.92%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.62
Corn for grain: 138904 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2301 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 129281 harvested acres
Vegetables: 5 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 58 acres

Earthquake activity:

Fulton County-area historical earthquake activity is near Illinois state average. It is 83% 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 187.1 miles away from Fulton 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 168.4 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 216.1 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 187.2 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 172.5 miles away from Fulton 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 233.1 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 Snow, Incident Period: November 30, 2006 to December 01, 2006, Emergency Declared EM-3269: December 29, 2006, FEMA Id: 3269, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • 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: May 06, 2003 to May 11, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1469: May 15, 2003, FEMA Id: 1469, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2000 to December 31, 2000, Emergency Declared EM-3161: January 17, 2001, FEMA Id: 3161, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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
  • Illinois Severe Storm, Flooding, Incident Period: May 15, 1995 to June 15, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1053: May 30, 1995, FEMA Id: 1053, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Illinois Flooding, Severe Storms, Incident Period: April 13, 1993 to October 22, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-997: July 09, 1993, FEMA Id: 997, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Fulton County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Fulton

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,226 (82.9%)
  • Carpooled: 761 (7.7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 24 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 57 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 52 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 332 (3.3%)
  • Worked at home: 423 (4.3%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (48%)
  • Poland (10%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Asia,n.e.c. (5%)
  • Brazil (3%)
  • Macedonia (3%)
  • El Salvador (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Fulton County


  • American (20%)
  • German (16%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • European (3%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Polish (2%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 1,947 people in state prisons
  • 524 people in nursing homes
  • 26 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 25 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in institutions for the blind

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

  • 2,069 people in state prisons
  • 497 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 73 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 21 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 6 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $52,161.

4.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,388 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.23%
Illinois average:

4.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.43% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($28,802 average AGI)
0.80% relocated from other states ($6,587 average AGI)
Fulton County:

0.80%
Illinois average:

1.87%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Peoria County, IL  0.75% ($33,792 average AGI)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.53% ($25,620)
from McDonough County, IL  0.48% ($25,438)
from Knox County, IL  0.34% ($33,196)
from Mason County, IL  0.25% ($38,235)


4.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,158 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
Illinois average:

5.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.50% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($29,411 average AGI)
1.15% relocated to other states ($9,746 average AGI)
Fulton County:

1.15%
Illinois average:

2.67%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Peoria County, IL  1.11% ($41,362 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.50% ($39,309)
to McDonough County, IL  0.42% ($34,714)
to Knox County, IL  0.26% ($39,914)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Births per 1000 population in Fulton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Fulton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Fulton County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Fulton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Fulton County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Fulton County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Fulton County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Fulton County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Fulton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 7,469 (6,560 aged, 909 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 500 (6%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (700)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (491)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (433)
  • Unspecified dementia (411)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (323)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (268)
  • Congestive heart failure (246)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (226)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (183)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (143)

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: 2.66
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,354
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 330
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 36,224

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,077
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,146
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 40

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 16

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 129.5. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 35,587
  • In family households: 26,743 (4,983 male householders, 3,914 female householders)
    6,686 spouses, 8,893 children (8,123 natural, 169 adopted, 599 stepchildren), 623 grandchildren, 162 brothers or sisters, 219 parents, 171 other relatives, 1,049 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,256 (2,391 male householders (1,987 living alone)), 2,746 female householders (2,369 living alone)), 1,112 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,612

Size of family households: 4,617 2-persons, 1,872 3-persons, 1,450 4-persons, 687 5-persons, 220 6-persons, 82 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,356 1-person, 668 2-persons, 74 3-persons, 6 4-persons, 11 5-persons, 20 6-persons.

4,111 married couples with children.
2,328 single-parent households (660 men, 1,668 women).

95.8% of residents of Fulton speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $223,417,000 ($5,937 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,106,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $101,919,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $65,927,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $19,007,000
Federal grants: $25,981,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,773,000 ($1,163,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,810,000 ($949,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,606,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,417,000
Federal Government insurance: $35,206,000

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

Births: 2,182
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,486
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +26
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -220
Here -6 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Fulton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.26 millions of gallons per day (3% from ground, 97% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.2

Year house built in Fulton County, Illinois
  • Year house built in Fulton County, Illinois
  • 3782014 or later
  • 1542010 to 2013
  • 8792000 to 2009
  • 1,1611990 to 1999
  • 9661980 to 1989
  • 2,6371970 to 1979
  • 1,5281960 to 1969
  • 1,7261950 to 1959
  • 1,3891940 to 1949
  • 5,6401939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Fulton County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fulton County, Illinois
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fulton County, Illinois
  • 41 room
  • 392 rooms
  • 1833 rooms
  • 1,0954 rooms
  • 2,2125 rooms
  • 2,5826 rooms
  • 1,7377 rooms
  • 1,3398 rooms
  • 1,6819+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fulton County, Illinois
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fulton County, Illinois
  • 2001 room
  • 1992 rooms
  • 3093 rooms
  • 8094 rooms
  • 6425 rooms
  • 3976 rooms
  • 2497 rooms
  • 2678 rooms
  • 859+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Fulton County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Fulton County, Illinois
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Fulton County, Illinois
  • 4no bedroom
  • 3671 bedroom
  • 2,9032 bedrooms
  • 5,2663 bedrooms
  • 1,8734 bedrooms
  • 4395+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fulton County, Illinois
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fulton County, Illinois
  • 209no bedroom
  • 7291 bedroom
  • 1,0562 bedrooms
  • 9083 bedrooms
  • 2084 bedrooms
  • 475+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Fulton County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Fulton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Fulton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 336no vehicle
  • 2,7231 vehicle
  • 4,5742 vehicles
  • 2,3773 vehicles
  • 6864 vehicles
  • 2145+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Fulton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Fulton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 604no vehicle
  • 1,3041 vehicle
  • 8772 vehicles
  • 3203 vehicles
  • 404 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles

86.6% of Fulton County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 82% lived in Illinois.

Fulton County:

86.6%
State average:

87.1%

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

  • This state: 30,439
  • Other state: 4,118
  • Northeast: 241
  • Midwest: 1,777
  • South: 1,212
  • West: 887
Year householders moved into unit in Fulton County, IL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fulton County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 70.2%Utility gas
  • 15.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.7%Electricity
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 47.3%Utility gas
  • 40.4%Electricity
  • 8.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%No fuel used
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 59
Here:

1.9%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 36
Here:

1.9%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 153
Here:

10.6%
Illinois:

27.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Fulton County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $2,913,000
    Parks and Recreation: $185,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $7,415,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,345,000
    Police Protection: $2,884,000
    General - Other: $2,592,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,120,000
    Regular Highways: $1,381,000
    Correctional Institutions: $969,000
    Parks and Recreation: $152,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,431,000
    Transit Utilities: $105,000
    General Local Government Support: $26,000
    Highways: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $3,651,000
    General Revenue - Other: $115,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $558,000
    Central Staff Services: $236,000
    General - Other: $18,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,235,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,209,000
    Highways: $885,000
    Health and Hospitals: $586,000
    Transit Utilities: $224,000
    Public Welfare: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,509,000
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,543,000

Fulton County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $2,913,000
    Parks and Recreation: $185,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $7,415,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,345,000
    Police Protection: $2,884,000
    General - Other: $2,592,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,120,000
    Regular Highways: $1,381,000
    Correctional Institutions: $969,000
    Parks and Recreation: $152,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,431,000
    Transit Utilities: $105,000
    General Local Government Support: $26,000
    Highways: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $3,651,000
    General Revenue - Other: $115,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $558,000
    Central Staff Services: $236,000
    General - Other: $18,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,235,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,209,000
    Highways: $885,000
    Health and Hospitals: $586,000
    Transit Utilities: $224,000
    Public Welfare: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,509,000
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,543,000

Fulton County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $2,913,000
    Parks and Recreation: $185,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $7,415,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,345,000
    Police Protection: $2,884,000
    General - Other: $2,592,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,120,000
    Regular Highways: $1,381,000
    Correctional Institutions: $969,000
    Parks and Recreation: $152,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,431,000
    Transit Utilities: $105,000
    General Local Government Support: $26,000
    Highways: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $3,651,000
    General Revenue - Other: $115,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $558,000
    Central Staff Services: $236,000
    General - Other: $18,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,235,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,209,000
    Highways: $885,000
    Health and Hospitals: $586,000
    Transit Utilities: $224,000
    Public Welfare: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,509,000
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,543,000

Fulton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $2,913,000
    Parks and Recreation: $185,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $7,415,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,345,000
    Police Protection: $2,884,000
    General - Other: $2,592,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,120,000
    Regular Highways: $1,381,000
    Correctional Institutions: $969,000
    Parks and Recreation: $152,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $1,431,000
    Transit Utilities: $105,000
    General Local Government Support: $26,000
    Highways: $7,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $3,651,000
    General Revenue - Other: $115,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $558,000
    Central Staff Services: $236,000
    General - Other: $18,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,235,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,209,000
    Highways: $885,000
    Health and Hospitals: $586,000
    Transit Utilities: $224,000
    Public Welfare: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,509,000
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,543,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 702
  • Number of aged recipients: 37
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 665
  • Number of recipients under 18: 105
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 501
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 96
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 221
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 281
Most common first names in Fulton County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary41281.5 years
John36976.2 years
William30078.0 years
Robert29273.0 years
Charles26976.4 years
James23973.8 years
George20177.6 years
Dorothy15579.6 years
Helen15379.8 years
Margaret14380.5 years
Most common last names in Fulton County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith20376.8 years
Johnson14877.0 years
Wilson11676.5 years
Miller10377.5 years
Williams10078.0 years
Davis9877.0 years
Brown9576.3 years
Anderson8478.1 years
Jones7778.0 years
Murphy6576.1 years
Businesses in Fulton County, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets3
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Burger King1Nike1
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Circle K1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen2SAS Shoes1
FedEx2Sears1
Ford1Subway3
Goodwill2Super 81
H&R Block2Taco Bell1
Hardee's1U-Haul3
JCPenney1U.S. Cellular2
KFC1UPS1
Kmart1Walgreens1
Kroger1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1
Lane Furniture1