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Pike County, Illinois (IL)

County population in 2015: 16,053 (28% urban, 72% rural); it was 17,384 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,853
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,255
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,311
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,531 (it was 1,565 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

33%

Land area: 830 sq. mi.

Water area: 18.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 19 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pike 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 (33.3%), Educational, health and social services (15.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 42%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Pike County, Illinois:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years
Males: 8,018  (49.9%)
Females: 8,035  (50.1%)
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Pike County,IL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Pike County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,975 ($31,127 in 1999)

This county:

$42,975
Illinois:

$60,960

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $370 (lower quartile is $263, upper quartile is $483)
This county:

$370
State:

$832


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $79,970 (it was $54,800 in 2000)
Pike:

$79,970
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $46,667 - $121,788
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $807
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $366

Institutionalized population: 610
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 23 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $112,900
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $101,200
  • 2011: 16 buildings, average cost: $151,100
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $97,700
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 2014: 20 buildings, average cost: $142,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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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: $1,425 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,249 (1.7%)

Pike County household income distribution in 2009 Pike County home values distribution Pike County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.4%
Pike County:

12.4%
Illinois:

13.0%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.3% for Black residents, 30.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.9% for American Indian residents, 1.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 43.3 years old
(Males: 41.7 years old, Females: 45.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.1 years old, Black residents: 34.6 years old, American Indian residents: 27.4 years old, Asian residents: 16.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.8 years old, Other race residents: 9.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Pike County is $390 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $492 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $661 a month.

Cities in this county include: Pittsfield, Barry, Griggsville, Pleasant Hill, Hull, Perry, New Canton, Nebo, Milton, Baylis.

Pike 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: Adams County, Pennsylvania , Chester County, Pennsylvania .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 473
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 101 (34.1% naturalized citizens)

Pike County:

0.6%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2009: 10
  • 1990 to 1999: 2
  • 1980 to 1989: 16
  • 1970 to 1979: 21
  • Before 1970: 70
Note: State values scaled to Pike County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 65.5%

Pike County marital status for males Pike County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,613
  • One, attached: 47
  • Two: 227
  • 3 or 4: 189
  • 5 to 9: 39
  • 10 to 19: 44
  • 20 or more: 44
  • Mobile homes: 765
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 4

Housing units in Pike County with a mortgage: 2,581 (37 second mortgage, 50 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,612

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

64.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Pike County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,38334
Mainline Protestant1,77816
Catholic3641
Other2222
None9,683-
Pike 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: 5
Pike County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Pike County:

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Pike County:

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Pike County:

27.0%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.6%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Pike County:

Average size of farms: 409 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $95,924
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $253.36
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 31.25%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $83,258
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 63.64%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.78%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $84,037
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.05%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.58
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.57%
Corn for grain: 149532 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 6721 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 102273 harvested acres
Vegetables: 147 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 393 acres

Earthquake activity:

Pike 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 180.6 miles away from Pike 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 170.3 miles away from the 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 185.4 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 202.3 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 219.8 miles away from Pike 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 181.7 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 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: July 19, 2010 to August 07, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1935: August 19, 2010, FEMA Id: 1935, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 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 Flooding, Incident Period: April 18, 2001 to May 29, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1368: May 09, 2001, FEMA Id: 1368, Natural disaster type: 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
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Pike County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 14, Tornadoes: 4, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (3%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (3%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

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

  • Mexico (22%)
  • Philippines (16%)
  • Germany (14%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • Guatemala (6%)
  • Austria (4%)
  • Poland (4%)

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

  • American (25%)
  • German (16%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • European (1%)

Pike County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,560 (80.8%)
  • Carpooled: 385 (6.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 26 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 67 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 255 (4.5%)
  • Worked at home: 326 (5.8%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 390 people in state prisons
  • 260 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 384 people in state prisons
  • 186 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 40 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,200.

3.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,172 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
Illinois average:

4.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.06% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($17,969 average AGI)
1.68% relocated from other states ($10,207 average AGI)
Pike County:

1.68%
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 Adams County, IL  0.50% ($24,467 average AGI)
from Morgan County, IL  0.31% ($16,474)
from Pike County, MO  0.20% ($25,583)
from Brown County, IL  0.18% ($56,364)
from Sangamon County, IL  0.18% ($38,273)


4.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,335 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.17%
Illinois average:

4.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.19% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($18,114 average AGI)
1.99% relocated to other states ($13,220 average AGI)
Pike County:

1.99%
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 Adams County, IL  0.67% ($25,537 average AGI)
to Morgan County, IL  0.25% ($29,533)
to Pike County, MO  0.20% ($20,083)
to Marion County, MO  0.18% ($28,727)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1

Births per 1000 population in Pike County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Pike County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Pike County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Pike County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Pike County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,525 (3,037 aged, 488 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 298 (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 Pike County, Illinois in 1999 - 2014:

  • Unspecified dementia (337)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (211)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (201)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (200)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (191)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (113)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (86)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (77)
  • Congestive heart failure (75)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (62)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.85
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,168
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 146
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 33,103

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,000
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,386
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 17
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 47

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,053
  • In family households: 12,699 (2,250 male householders, 2,031 female householders)
    3,493 spouses, 4,150 children (3,916 natural, 45 adopted, 192 stepchildren), 261 grandchildren, 76 brothers or sisters, 62 parents, 120 other relatives, 258 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,812 (1,077 male householders (922 living alone)), 1,366 female householders (1,217 living alone)), 367 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 550

Size of family households: 2,355 2-persons, 834 3-persons, 655 4-persons, 278 5-persons, 131 6-persons, 53 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,140 1-person, 254 2-persons, 33 3-persons, 12 4-persons.

2,426 married couples with children.
807 single-parent households (272 men, 535 women).

98.0% of residents of Pike speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (93% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $105,492,000 ($6,174 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,305,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $46,879,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $26,013,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $11,915,000
Federal grants: $15,163,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,522,000 ($67,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,000,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $829,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,863,000
Federal Government insurance: $52,495,000

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

Births: 980
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,125
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +33
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -142
Here -8 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Pike County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.90 millions of gallons per day (72% from ground, 28% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 154
  • 2000 to 2009: 515
  • 1990 to 1999: 716
  • 1980 to 1989: 381
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,207
  • 1960 to 1969: 920
  • 1950 to 1959: 915
  • 1940 to 1949: 695
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,414
Note: State values scaled to Pike population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Pike County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Pike County population
  • 1 room: 26
  • 2 rooms: 10
  • 3 rooms: 87
  • 4 rooms: 501
  • 5 rooms: 1,178
  • 6 rooms: 1,244
  • 7 rooms: 744
  • 8 rooms: 709
  • 9+ rooms: 600
  • 1 room: 35
  • 2 rooms: 88
  • 3 rooms: 216
  • 4 rooms: 335
  • 5 rooms: 285
  • 6 rooms: 273
  • 7 rooms: 136
  • 8 rooms: 96
  • 9+ rooms: 93
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Pike County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Pike County population
  • no bedroom: 24
  • 1 bedroom: 189
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,772
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,216
  • 4 bedrooms: 747
  • 5+ bedrooms: 141
  • no bedroom: 34
  • 1 bedroom: 272
  • 2 bedrooms: 601
  • 3 bedrooms: 428
  • 4 bedrooms: 198
  • 5+ bedrooms: 30
Cars and other vehicles available in Pike County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Pike County population
  • no vehicle: 137
  • 1 vehicle: 1,251
  • 2 vehicles: 2,214
  • 3 vehicles: 1,006
  • 4 vehicles: 394
  • 5+ vehicles: 145
  • no vehicle: 240
  • 1 vehicle: 773
  • 2 vehicles: 354
  • 3 vehicles: 186
  • 4 vehicles: 28
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

87% of Pike County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 227% lived in Illinois.

Pike County:

87.3%
State average:

86.9%

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

  • This state: 11,870
  • Other state: 4,064
  • Northeast: 203
  • Midwest: 2,885
  • South: 624
  • West: 340

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Pike County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (58.2%)
  • Electricity (21.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.9%)
  • Wood (5.3%)
  • No fuel used (1.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Utility gas (45.8%)
  • Electricity (34.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.9%)
  • Wood (3.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.4%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)
  • No fuel used (1.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 61
Here:

3.6%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 57
Here:

6.6%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 126
Here:

31.0%
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)

Pike County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Health Services - Other: $2,137,000
    Regular Highways: $1,016,000
    Financial Administration: $799,000
    Police Protection: $709,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $597,000
    General - Other: $499,000
    Central Staff Services: $244,000
    General Public Buildings: $128,000
    Corrections - Other: $123,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $328,000
    Regular Highways: $72,000
    Police Protection: $54,000
    General - Other: $26,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,936,000

Pike County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,783,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $519,000
    Interest Earnings: $179,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,121,000
    Highways: $513,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,672,000
    NEC: $5,000

Pike County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,672,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 342
  • Number of aged recipients: 30
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 312
  • Number of recipients under 18: 36
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 245
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 61
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 148
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 146
Pike County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Pike County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Pike County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary19179.4 years
William14777.0 years
John14376.9 years
James12674.6 years
Charles12378.8 years
George12277.6 years
Robert10173.5 years
Helen9181.3 years
Harry6478.2 years
Russell5876.4 years
Most common last names in Pike County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith15977.5 years
Johnson6578.6 years
Miller5174.8 years
Moore4576.3 years
Williams4475.6 years
Brown4477.3 years
Martin4178.0 years
Guthrie4077.9 years
Davis3977.6 years
Dunham3484.3 years
Businesses in Pike County, IL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Sears1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS1
KFC1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1