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Johnson County, Illinois (IL)

County population in 2016: 12,815 (all rural); it was 12,878 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,989
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,767
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,550
Renter-occupied apartments: 828 (it was 633 in 2000)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

33%

Land area: 345 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 37 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Johnson County: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (24.9%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (17.2%), Educational, health and social services (12.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 32%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 60%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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Races in Johnson County, Illinois:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (85.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (9.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Median resident age:  43.5 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years
Males: 7,297  (56.9%)
Females: 5,518  (43.1%)
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Johnson County,IL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Johnson County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $45,495 ($33,326 in 1999)

This county:

$45,495
Illinois:

$60,960

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $434 (lower quartile is $287, upper quartile is $573)
This county:

$434
State:

$832


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $102,426 (it was $63,400 in 2000)
Johnson:

$102,426
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $59,516 - $177,905

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $138,218
Here:

$138,218
State:

$249,958

Townhouses or other attached units: $173,203
Here:

$173,203
State:

$231,967

Mobile homes: $62,283
Here:

$62,283
State:

$51,570
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,042
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $390

Institutionalized population: 1,546
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $235,100
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $235,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $235,100
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $235,100
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings

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: $1,749 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,243 (1.4%)

Johnson County household income distribution in 2009 Johnson County home values distribution Johnson County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.7%
Johnson County:

11.7%
Illinois:

13.0%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.4% for Black residents, 14.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 43.5 years old
(Males: 41.4 years old, Females: 47.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.7 years old, Black residents: 36.5 years old, American Indian residents: 64.2 years old, Asian residents: 54.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.2 years old, Other race residents: 59.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Johnson 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 $648 a month.

Cities in this county include: Vienna, Goreville, Cypress, New Burnside, Buncombe, Belknap, Simpson.

Johnson 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 Johnson County: Kings Ferry (A), Allens Flat Picnic Area (B), Union County Country Club (C), Wilson Landing (D), Winter Pond Picnic Area (E), Hamburg School (F), Progress (G), Pine Hills Campground (H), Big Inch Pipe Line (I), Wayside (J), McCann Springs Picnic Area (K), Drapers Bluff Point of Interest (L), McGee Hill Picnic Area (M), Willard Landing (N), Blue Sky Vineyard (O), Ware - Wolf Lake Fire Protection District (P), Clyde L Choate Mental Health and Development Center (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Johnson County include: Bethany Church (A), Bethel Church (B), Big Creek Church (C), Pleasant Ridge Church (D), Campground Church (E), Casper Church (F), Saint Johns Church (G), Christian Chapel (H), Cumberland Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Vancil Cemetery (1), American Legion Cemetery (2), Walker Cemetery (3), Antioch Cemetery (4), Wall Cemetery (5), West Liberty Cemetery (6), Williams Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Morgan Pond (A), Bluff Lake (B), Wolf Lake (C), Otter Pond (D), Conaway Lake (E), Upper Bluff Lake (F), Anna State Hospital Reservoir (G), Dongola Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Caney Creek (A), Bradshaw Creek (B), Adds Branch (C), Dutch Creek (D), Seminary Fork (E), Dry Branch (F), Running Lake Ditch (G), Little Creek (H), Lingle Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Johnson County include: Union County State Conservation Area (1), Berryville Shale Glade Nature Preserve (2), Brown Barrens Nature Preserve (3), La Rue Swamp Nature Preserve (4), McClure Shale Glade Nature Preserve (5), Ozark Hills Nature Preserve (6), Larue-Pine Hills National Natural Landmark (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Alexander County , Alleghany County, Virginia , Elk County, Kansas , Summers County, West Virginia , Laurel County, Kentucky , Saline County , Richmond city, Virginia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.6%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 501
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 159 (42.8% naturalized citizens)

Johnson County:

1.2%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 1
  • 2000 to 2009: 24
  • 1990 to 1999: 59
  • 1980 to 1989: 33
  • 1970 to 1979: 13
  • Before 1970: 55
Note: State values scaled to Johnson County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 46.4%

Johnson County marital status for males Johnson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,028
  • One, attached: 45
  • Two: 105
  • 3 or 4: 116
  • 5 to 9: 74
  • 10 to 19: 9
  • 20 to 49: 49
  • 50 or more: 12
  • Mobile homes: 1,112
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 16

Housing units in Johnson County with a mortgage: 1,658 (21 second mortgage, 93 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,096

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

64.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Johnson County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,64326
Mainline Protestant7359
Catholic1621
Other831
None7,959-
Johnson 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: 2
Johnson County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Johnson County:

5.83 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

5.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Johnson County:

8.5%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

27.1%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.8%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Johnson County:

Average size of farms: 190 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $17,045
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $147.50
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.57%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 47.74%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $14,544
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 31.76%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.21%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,026
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.55%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 14.22
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.02%
Corn for grain: 5401 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1417 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 17175 harvested acres
Vegetables: 54 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 134 acres

Tornado activity:

Johnson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 1818507.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 21 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/28/2002, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 10 people and caused $8 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Johnson County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 73% 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 87.6 miles away from Johnson 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 40.8 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 70.8 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.8 miles away from the 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 108.6 miles away from Johnson County center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 42.7 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, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1826: March 02, 2009, FEMA Id: 1826, 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 Snow, Incident Period: December 21, 2004 to December 23, 2004, Emergency Declared EM-3199: February 01, 2005, FEMA Id: 3199, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • 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 26, 1973, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-373: April 26, 1973, FEMA Id: 373, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Johnson 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 in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (46%)
  • Israel (11%)
  • Laos (6%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Greece (6%)
  • Lithuania (5%)
  • Germany (3%)

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

  • American (14%)
  • German (12%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Polish (3%)
  • Italian (2%)

Johnson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,468 (79.6%)
  • Carpooled: 243 (7.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 12 (0.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 27 (0.9%)
  • Walked: 110 (3.5%)
  • Worked at home: 235 (7.6%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 2,640 people in state prisons
  • 49 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

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

  • 1,503 people in state prisons
  • 43 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,428.

6.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,444 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
Illinois average:

4.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.53% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($24,590 average AGI)
1.85% relocated from other states ($8,853 average AGI)
Johnson County:

1.85%
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 Williamson County, IL  1.22% ($23,529 average AGI)
from Union County, IL  0.46% ($35,368)
from Massac County, IL  0.36% ($24,933)
from Saline County, IL  0.34% ($54,571)
from McCracken County, KY  0.29% ($24,250)
from Pulaski County, IL  0.24% ($32,200)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,004 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Illinois average:

4.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.21% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($23,936 average AGI)
1.78% relocated to other states ($8,068 average AGI)
Johnson County:

1.78%
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 Williamson County, IL  1.83% ($34,026 average AGI)
to Jackson County, IL  0.43% ($20,389)
to Union County, IL  0.39% ($46,938)
to Massac County, IL  0.34% ($30,571)
to Saline County, IL  0.24% ($28,100)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5

Births per 1000 population in Johnson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Johnson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.5

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Johnson County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Johnson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Johnson County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,347 (1,979 aged, 368 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 201 (8%)

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 Johnson County, Illinois in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (155)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (153)
  • Congestive heart failure (102)
  • Respiratory arrest (100)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (97)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (58)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (57)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (47)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (46)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (46)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,245
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 942

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 53

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,815
  • In family households: 9,109 (1,868 male householders, 1,144 female householders)
    2,424 spouses, 2,908 children (2,701 natural, 69 adopted, 136 stepchildren), 346 grandchildren, 66 brothers or sisters, 60 parents, 141 other relatives, 122 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,694 (603 male householders (526 living alone)), 878 female householders (789 living alone)), 212 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,013

Size of family households: 1,675 2-persons, 676 3-persons, 441 4-persons, 183 5-persons, 58 6-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,316 1-person, 141 2-persons, 17 3-persons, 4 4-persons.

1,412 married couples with children.
494 single-parent households (186 men, 308 women).

97.2% of residents of Johnson speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 28% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (61% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 44% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $79,634,000 ($6,127 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,575,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $34,609,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,975,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,721,000
Federal grants: $23,906,000
Federal procurement contracts: $747,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,675,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $638,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $969,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,450,000

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

Births: 674
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 623
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +36
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +226
Here +17 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Johnson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.04 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 112
  • 2010 to 2013: 285
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,078
  • 1990 to 1999: 694
  • 1980 to 1989: 662
  • 1970 to 1979: 752
  • 1960 to 1969: 467
  • 1950 to 1959: 377
  • 1940 to 1949: 480
  • 1939 or earlier: 798
Note: State values scaled to Johnson population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Johnson County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Johnson County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 16
  • 3 rooms: 64
  • 4 rooms: 433
  • 5 rooms: 776
  • 6 rooms: 981
  • 7 rooms: 778
  • 8 rooms: 362
  • 9+ rooms: 276
  • 1 room: 109
  • 2 rooms: 24
  • 3 rooms: 78
  • 4 rooms: 170
  • 5 rooms: 191
  • 6 rooms: 140
  • 7 rooms: 52
  • 8 rooms: 10
  • 9+ rooms: 23
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Johnson County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Johnson County population
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 97
  • 2 bedrooms: 869
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,028
  • 4 bedrooms: 615
  • 5+ bedrooms: 75
  • no bedroom: 111
  • 1 bedroom: 119
  • 2 bedrooms: 278
  • 3 bedrooms: 260
  • 4 bedrooms: 25
  • 5+ bedrooms: 9
Cars and other vehicles available in Johnson County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Johnson County population
  • no vehicle: 80
  • 1 vehicle: 923
  • 2 vehicles: 1,700
  • 3 vehicles: 670
  • 4 vehicles: 242
  • 5+ vehicles: 103
  • no vehicle: 168
  • 1 vehicle: 413
  • 2 vehicles: 132
  • 3 vehicles: 53
  • 4 vehicles: 25
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

87% of Johnson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 16% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 94% lived in Illinois.

Johnson County:

87.2%
State average:

86.9%

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

  • This state: 9,488
  • Other state: 3,092
  • Northeast: 155
  • Midwest: 1,056
  • South: 1,614
  • West: 255

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Johnson County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (56.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25.3%)
  • Utility gas (14.7%)
  • Wood (6.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • Electricity (60.1%)
  • Utility gas (26.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11.2%)
  • Wood (3.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 34
Here:

3.2%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 53
Here:

8.5%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 43
Here:

10.2%
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)

Johnson County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $828,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $638,000
    Regular Highways: $539,000
    Central Staff Services: $501,000
    General - Other: $361,000
    Financial Administration: $290,000
    Health Services - Other: $237,000
    Welfare - Other: $63,000
    Corrections - Other: $58,000
    General Public Buildings: $25,000
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,591,000
    Police Protection: $81,000
    Central Staff: $8,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,776,000

Johnson County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $516,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $270,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $417,000
    Interest Earnings: $293,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,101,000
    Highways: $277,000
    All Other: $119,000
  • Tax - Property: $766,000
    NEC: $68,000

Johnson County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,310,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,250,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $60,000

Johnson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,036,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 245
  • Number of aged recipients: 16
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 229
  • Number of recipients under 18: 35
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 161
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 49
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 87
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 105
Johnson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Johnson County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Johnson County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8078.3 years
William7275.5 years
James7073.3 years
Mary6978.4 years
Robert5074.0 years
Charles4475.2 years
Helen3278.2 years
Paul3075.1 years
George2376.7 years
Walter2178.2 years
Most common last names in Johnson County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Taylor3679.2 years
Jones2476.7 years
Martin2477.2 years
Davis2373.9 years
Smith2281.2 years
Brown1974.9 years
Penrod1877.0 years
Murrie1684.4 years
Morris1680.5 years
Kerley1679.7 years
Businesses in Johnson County, IL
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
McDonald's1