Tazewell County, Illinois (IL)

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County population in 2012: 135,949 (80% urban, 20% rural); it was 128,485 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 27,764
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 13,585
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 38,304
Renter-occupied apartments: 12,797 (it was 12,023 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

33%

Land area: 649 sq. mi.

Water area: 9.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 209 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tazewell County: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (23.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (21.2%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (10.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 48%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 47%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Tazewell County, Illinois:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.0%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Illinois median age:  36.0 years
Males: 66,719  (46.7%)
Females: 68,675  (53.3%)
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Tazewell County,IL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Tazewell County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $56,656 ($45,250 in 1999)

This county:

$56656
Illinois:

$56210

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $558 (lower quartile is $449, upper quartile is $719)
This county:

$558
State:

$772


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $130,100 (it was $89,300 in 2000)
Tazewell:

$130,100
Illinois:

$169,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $88,300 - $191,300

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $154,380
Here:

$154,380
State:

$228,842

Townhouses or other attached units: $152,552
Here:

$152,552
State:

$200,693

In 2-unit structures: $130,736
Here:

$130,736
State:

$206,569

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $117,140
Here:

$117,140
State:

$222,493

Mobile homes: $10,559
Here:

$10,559
State:

$36,193
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,135
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $459

Institutionalized population: 2,615
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 410 buildings, average cost: $196,200
  • 2008: 303 buildings, average cost: $215,200
  • 2009: 230 buildings, average cost: $231,100

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,650 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,348 (1.8%)

Tazewell County household income distribution in 2009 Tazewell County home values distribution Tazewell County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.9%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.4% for Black residents, 20.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.4% for American Indian residents, 17.1% for other race residents, 23.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.9%
Tazewell County:

7.9%
Illinois:

14.7%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.8% for Black residents, 20.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.4% for American Indian residents, 17.7% for other race residents, 23.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 42 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41 years old, Black residents: 36 years old, American Indian residents: 58 years old, Asian residents: 30 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20 years old, Other race residents: 27 years old)

Area name: Peoria, IL MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Tazewell County is $471 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $586 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $755 a month.

Cities in this county include: Pekin, East Peoria, Morton, Washington, Creve Coeur, Marquette Heights, Tremont, Delavan, North Pekin, Heritage Lake.

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

2005 air pollution in Tazewell County:

Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.005 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides 24-hour: 0.052 ppm (standard limit: 0.14 ppm). Significanly above U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Tazewell County: North Park Picnic Area (A), Bible Camp (B), Pekin Junction (C), Menert (D), Camp Soldwedel (E), Camp Jeremia (F), Pleasantland Farm (G), Pekin Country Club (H), Pine Lakes Country Club (I), Maple Lawn Jersey Farm (J), River Valley Farm (K), Campground Number 1 (L), South Park Picnic Area (M), Aberle Farms (N), Herget (O), Dillon Townhall (P), Elm Grove Townhall (Q), Washington Fire Department (R), East Peoria Fire Department Station 4 (S), Tazewell County Home (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tazewell County include: Oak Grove Church (A), Saint Johns Church (B), Bethel Church (C), Spring Lake Church (D), Trinity Church (E), Grace Church (F), Hopedale Church (G), Averyville Church (H), Bayview Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Vawhter Cemetery (1), Antioch Cemetery (2), Walnut Cemetery (3), Liiiy Cemetery (4), Beaver Cemetery (5), Bergen Cemetery (6), Winzeler Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Norman Slough (A), Bessler Lakes (B), Redbird Slough (C), Lake Wahelo (D), Brown Slough (E), Bowen Lake (F), Meyers Lake (G), Spring Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Springhill Creek (A), Mud Creek (B), Alloway Creek (C), Ackerman Creek (D), Mackinaw River (E), Lost Creek (F), Sargent Slough (G), Dry Creek (H), Rock Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Tazewell County include: Farmdale Recreation Area (1), Pekin Lake Conservation Area (2), Powerton Fish and Wildlife Area (3), Oak Ridge Park (4), Bowen Lake Park (5), Manito Prairie Nature Preserve (6), ParkLands Nature Preserve (7), Spring Lake State Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Fulton County , Logan County , McLean County , Mason County , Peoria County , Woodford County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.8%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 5,906
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,455 (54% naturalized citizens)

Tazewell County:

1.1%
Whole state:

12.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 286
  • 1990 to 1994: 176
  • 1985 to 1989: 197
  • 1980 to 1984: 76
  • 1975 to 1979: 124
  • 1970 to 1974: 65
  • 1970 to 1974: 92
  • 1965 to 1969: 439

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 55.1%

Tazewell County marital status for males Tazewell County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Tazewell County with a mortgage: 22,323 (2,049 second mortgage, 3,405 home equity loan, 123 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 12,734

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Tazewell County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant31,756118
Mainline Protestant15,40440
Catholic10,6507
Other1,1546
None76,430-
Tazewell 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: 13
Tazewell County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 59
Tazewell County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 101
This county:

7.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Tazewell County:

8.7%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Tazewell County:

27.1%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.2%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Tazewell County:

Average size of farms: 356 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $116,227
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $307.63
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.51%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 16.19%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $87,680
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 88.83%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 10.58%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $100,956
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.60%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.88
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 6.46%
Corn for grain: 144791 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2377 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 128538 harvested acres
Vegetables: 8,056 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Tazewell County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 1386291.3 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 67 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/10/2003, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 32 people and caused $10 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tazewell 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 170.3 miles away from Tazewell 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 149.0 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 201.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 170.0 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 156.3 miles away from Tazewell County center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 70.8 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:


The number of natural disasters in Tazewell County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

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

  • United Kingdom (13%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Mexico (11%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Korea (6%)
  • Jordan (5%)

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

  • German (37%)
  • United States or American (14%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Tazewell County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 52,904 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 5,949 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 229 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 4 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 7 (0%)
  • Railroad: 4 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 6 (0%)
  • Taxi: 51 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 34 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 163 (0%)
  • Walked: 851 (1%)
  • Other means: 261 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 1,565 (3%)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 1,629 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 1,069 people in nursing homes
  • 304 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 98 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 97 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 73 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 7 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in military ships
  • 2 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 1,652 people in federal prisons
  • 963 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 162 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 21 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 20 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in college/university student housing
  • 5 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $60,200.

5.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,255 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.11%
Illinois average:

4.45%


0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($152 average AGI)
Tazewell County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

3.92% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($30,718 average AGI)
1.17% relocated from other states ($10,385 average AGI)
Tazewell County:

1.17%
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 Peoria County, IL  2.02% ($38,909 average AGI)
from Woodford County, IL  0.33% ($42,033)
from McLean County, IL  0.27% ($44,740)
from Mason County, IL  0.17% ($31,463)
from Fulton County, IL  0.14% ($35,684)
from Cook County, IL  0.11% ($52,000)
from Logan County, IL  0.06% ($35,545)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,606 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Illinois average:

4.96%


0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($158 average AGI)
Tazewell County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.07%

3.55% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($26,313 average AGI)
1.52% relocated to other states ($15,135 average AGI)
Tazewell County:

1.52%
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 Peoria County, IL  1.78% ($34,650 average AGI)
to Woodford County, IL  0.39% ($54,271)
to McLean County, IL  0.28% ($38,901)
to Mason County, IL  0.13% ($36,543)
to Cook County, IL  0.13% ($41,188)
to Fulton County, IL  0.12% ($27,000)
to Logan County, IL  0.07% ($32,390)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 12.2

Births per 1000 population in Tazewell County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Tazewell County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Tazewell County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 21,899 (19,664 aged, 2,235 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.55
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4172.470
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 142.490
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 23520.89

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1243.090
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1006.930
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35.17
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 83.85

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14.62

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 25.6. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 130.0. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 46.7
  • Poisoning - 36.7
  • Suffocation - 26.7
  • Other - 20.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 132,551

Size of family households: 17,628 2-persons, 8,205 3-persons, 6,790 4-persons, 2,946 5-persons, 1,077 6-persons, 517 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 14,251 1-person, 2,318 2-persons, 256 3-persons, 107 4-persons, 37 5-persons, 8 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

23,271 married couples with children.
5,781 single-parent households (1,393 men, 4,388 women).

97.4% of residents of Tazewell County speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (56% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $591,610,000 ($4581 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $10,855,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $305,436,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $144,473,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,968,000
Federal grants: $86,988,000
Federal procurement contracts: $13,005,000 ($4,591,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $30,739,000 ($877,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $677,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $69,112,000
Federal Government insurance: $69,772,000

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

Births: 8,278
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 6,675
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +255
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -211
Here -2 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Tazewell County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 15.11 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 573
  • 2000 to 2004: 4,795
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,984
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,814
  • 1970 to 1979: 11,904
  • 1960 to 1969: 8,131
  • 1950 to 1959: 9,245
  • 1940 to 1949: 5,186
  • 1939 or earlier: 10,129
Rooms in houses/apartments in Tazewell County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 10
  • 2 rooms: 106
  • 3 rooms: 470
  • 4 rooms: 3,898
  • 5 rooms: 9,493
  • 6 rooms: 8,572
  • 7 rooms: 6,588
  • 8 rooms: 4,660
  • 9+ rooms: 4,507
  • 1 room: 275
  • 2 rooms: 947
  • 3 rooms: 2,627
  • 4 rooms: 3,565
  • 5 rooms: 2,264
  • 6 rooms: 1,172
  • 7 rooms: 533
  • 8 rooms: 361
  • 9+ rooms: 279
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Tazewell County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 810
  • 2 bedrooms: 8,515
  • 3 bedrooms: 20,452
  • 4 bedrooms: 7,130
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,387
  • no bedroom: 374
  • 1 bedroom: 3,723
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,080
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,102
  • 4 bedrooms: 628
  • 5+ bedrooms: 116
Cars and other vehicles available in Tazewell County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 912
  • 1 vehicle: 9,572
  • 2 vehicles: 19,039
  • 3 vehicles: 6,467
  • 4 vehicles: 1,830
  • 5+ vehicles: 484
  • no vehicle: 1,850
  • 1 vehicle: 6,068
  • 2 vehicles: 3,227
  • 3 vehicles: 752
  • 4 vehicles: 70
  • 5+ vehicles: 56

61% of Tazewell County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in Illinois.

Tazewell County:

61.0%
State average:

58.6%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $88,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Tazewell County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (82.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.3%)
  • Electricity (8.0%)
  • Utility gas (63.0%)
  • Electricity (32.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.7%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,371
Here:

9.5%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 482
Here:

6.4%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 645
Here:

12.8%
Illinois:

25.8%

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)

Tazewell County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,428,000
    General - Other: $40,000
  • Current Operations - Judicial and Legal Services: $6,067,000
    Regular Highways: $6,042,000
    General - Other: $5,018,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,943,000
    Health - Other: $3,703,000
    Police Protection: $3,512,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,137,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,959,000
    General Public Buildings: $793,000
    Solid Waste Management: $454,000
    Financial Administration: $398,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $523,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $1,028,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $14,858,000

Tazewell County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $7,606,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,790,000
    Public Welfare: $747,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $800,000
    Interest Earnings: $588,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $487,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,526,000
    Highways: $4,106,000
    All Other: $1,925,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,643,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,943,000
    Other License: $219,000

Tazewell County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,470,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,655,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,315,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,500,000

Tazewell County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,016,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Tazewell County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Tazewell County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 30 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED662$113,8971,052$126,9884,228$131,949215$58,89817$384,353283$99,05711$73,182
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED29$99,82830$129,767215$129,60931$70,7420$09$65,7783$52,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED66$102,636100$90,260772$115,933156$33,3082$62,50031$69,7425$15,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN52$116,15443$109,465628$129,08823$58,8260$011$81,3643$129,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS12$117,2503$149,33386$123,7911$978,0000$01$58,0000$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 30 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED229$134,825212$145,5753$130,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED35$131,28656$130,8931$151,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$102,28023$149,2174$56,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$147,10015$161,4000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$120,0002$95,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Tazewell County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary83980.6 years
William82875.3 years
John82075.6 years
Robert68072.1 years
James63570.8 years
Charles51274.3 years
George45877.1 years
Dorothy42177.8 years
Helen41380.3 years
Margaret37279.9 years
Most common last names in Tazewell County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith38975.4 years
Miller25276.5 years
Johnson19377.0 years
Davis17274.6 years
Jones17076.2 years
Martin16977.1 years
Brown15276.9 years
Williams14975.2 years
Taylor11673.6 years
Anderson10876.3 years
Businesses in Tazewell County, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware3Kroger3
Advance Auto Parts2Lane Furniture1
Applebee's1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's3Long John Silver's1
AutoZone2MasterBrand Cabinets15
Baymont Inn1McDonald's8
Best Western1Menards2
Burger King2Papa John's Pizza1
CVS3Payless1
Carson Pirie Scott1Pizza Hut3
Chevrolet3Quality1
Circle K3Quiznos1
Cracker Barrel1RadioShack1
Curves3Ruby Tuesday1
DHL1Rue211
Dairy Queen4SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Sears2
Deb1Sleep Inn1
Dennys1Sprint Nextel1
Domino's Pizza2Staples1
Econo Lodge1Starbucks1
Fashion Bug1Steak 'n Shake2
FedEx7Subway7
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Super 82
Ford3T-Mobile4
GNC1Taco Bell3
GameStop2Toyota1
Goodwill3Travelodge1
H&R Block4U-Haul9
Hardee's3U.S. Cellular1
Hobby Lobby1UPS13
Holiday Inn2Verizon Wireless1
Jimmy John's1Walgreens3
Jones New York1Walmart3
KFC4Wendy's1
Kmart3

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