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Williamson County, Illinois (IL)

County population in 2017: 67,328 (65% urban, 35% rural); it was 61,296 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 11,287
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 8,316
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 18,672
Renter-occupied apartments: 7,818 (it was 6,686 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

33%

Land area: 423 sq. mi.

Water area: 21.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 159 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Williamson County: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (25.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (22.4%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 56%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Williamson County, IL (2017)
    • 59,89697.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,6574.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,7362.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,5322.5%Two or more races
    • 7071.2%Asian alone
    • 990.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 510.08%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

41.4 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years
Males: 33,573  (49.9%)
Females: 33,755  (50.1%)
Average household size:
Williamson County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,408 ($31,991 in 1999)
This county:

$50,408
Illinois:

$62,992

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $540 (lower quartile is $348, upper quartile is $788)
This county:

$540
State:

$852


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $126,600 (it was $61,200 in 2000)
Williamson:

$126,600
Illinois:

$195,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,900 - $173,600
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,073
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $446

Institutionalized population: 1,711
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 128 buildings, average cost: $89,400
  • 1998: 124 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 1999: 143 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2000: 135 buildings, average cost: $102,000
  • 2001: 157 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 2002: 168 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 2003: 182 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 2004: 265 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2005: 202 buildings, average cost: $139,300
  • 2006: 247 buildings, average cost: $95,600
  • 2007: 225 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2008: 75 buildings, average cost: $141,900
  • 2009: 105 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2010: 78 buildings, average cost: $129,200
  • 2011: 79 buildings, average cost: $164,100
  • 2012: 141 buildings, average cost: $146,000
  • 2013: 85 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2014: 77 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2015: 72 buildings, average cost: $139,400
  • 2016: 79 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2017: 77 buildings, average cost: $158,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Williamson, IL residents
Average permit cost in Williamson, IL
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,963 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,500 (1.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Williamson, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Williamson, IL in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Williamson, IL in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.1%
Williamson County:

15.1%
Illinois:

12.6%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.0% for Black residents, 20.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 13.9% for other race residents, 39.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.4 years old
(Males: 41.5 years old, Females: 41.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.9 years old, Black residents: 36.5 years old, American Indian residents: 34.4 years old, Asian residents: 37.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.9 years old, Other race residents: 25.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Williamson County is $375 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $492 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $709 a month.

Cities in this county include: Marion, Herrin, Carterville, Johnston City, Cambria, Energy, Crainville, Hurst, Creal Springs, Pittsburg.

Williamson 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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Neighboring counties: Accomack County, Virginia , Bullitt County, Kentucky , Dolores County, Colorado , San Francisco County, California , Marion County, Kentucky , Vernon County, Missouri .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Illinois:

4.5%

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

Current college students: 3,462
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 879 (36.7% naturalized citizens)

Williamson County:

1.3%
Whole state:

14.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3722010 or later
  • 3762000 to 2009
  • 2631990 to 1999
  • 1331980 to 1989
  • 1151970 to 1979
  • 238Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 67.8%

Williamson County marital status for males Williamson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 23,511
  • One, attached: 663
  • Two: 1,540
  • 3 or 4: 1,675
  • 5 to 9: 333
  • 10 to 19: 143
  • 20 to 49: 59
  • 50 or more: 363
  • Mobile homes: 2,989

Housing units in Williamson County with a mortgage: 10,520 (162 second mortgage, 521 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,610

Here:

55.6% with mortgage
State:

63.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Williamson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,58189
Mainline Protestant5,26829
Catholic4,7885
Other6844
Black Protestant2422
None36,794-
Williamson 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: 14
Williamson County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Williamson County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 47
This county:

7.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Williamson County:

8.8%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Williamson County:

28.0%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.9%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Williamson County:

Average size of farms: 167 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $15,491
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $117.75
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 40.09%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $32,241
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 47.22%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.01%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $34,809
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.19%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.28
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.14%
Corn for grain: 13872 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 169 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 23899 harvested acres
Vegetables: 25 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 68 acres

Earthquake activity:

Williamson County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 74% 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 76.5 miles away from Williamson 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 50.8 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 67.1 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 94.8 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 94.4 miles away from Williamson 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 79.2 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 and Flooding, Incident Period: April 19, 2011 to June 14, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1991: June 07, 2011, FEMA Id: 1991, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Illinois Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 08, 2009 to May 09, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1850: July 02, 2009, FEMA Id: 1850, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Illinois Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3230: September 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 3230, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Illinois 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 28, 1996 to May 17, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1112: May 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1112, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Illinois Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 05, 1982, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-660: June 05, 1982, FEMA Id: 660, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado

The number of natural disasters in Williamson County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Williamson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 24,693 (84.0%)
  • Carpooled: 2,396 (8.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 82 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 221 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 89 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 533 (1.8%)
  • Worked at home: 1,273 (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 (26%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)

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


  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Vietnam (25%)
  • Mexico (21%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (7%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Colombia (6%)
  • Japan (5%)
  • Canada (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Williamson County


  • German (15%)
  • American (15%)
  • English (10%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • Italian (5%)
  • Polish (3%)
  • European (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 732 people in nursing homes
  • 608 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 74 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 71 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 37 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 36 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 35 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 24 people in other group homes
  • 20 people in halfway houses
  • 10 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 3 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 1,006 people in federal prisons
  • 498 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 207 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 69 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 50 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 40 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $58,972.

5.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,627 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
Illinois average:

4.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.05% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($28,198 average AGI)
1.85% relocated from other states ($16,428 average AGI)
Williamson County:

1.85%
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 Jackson County, IL  1.07% ($35,919 average AGI)
from Franklin County, IL  0.91% ($37,017)
from Johnson County, IL  0.30% ($49,724)
from Saline County, IL  0.26% ($40,985)
from Jefferson County, IL  0.14% ($33,429)
from Perry County, IL  0.13% ($46,406)
from Cook County, IL  0.11% ($35,464)


6.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,399 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Illinois average:

5.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.57% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($22,207 average AGI)
2.49% relocated to other states ($26,191 average AGI)
Williamson County:

2.49%
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 Jackson County, IL  0.83% ($32,095 average AGI)
to Franklin County, IL  0.74% ($34,809)
to Johnson County, IL  0.37% ($44,149)
to Saline County, IL  0.25% ($37,016)
to Perry County, IL  0.12% ($34,774)
to Jefferson County, IL  0.12% ($36,233)
to Cook County, IL  0.09% ($38,136)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9

Births per 1000 population in Williamson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Williamson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Williamson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 3.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Williamson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Williamson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Williamson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Williamson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Williamson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Williamson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 12,268 (10,129 aged, 2,139 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,082 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,078)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (872)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (580)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (531)
  • Unspecified dementia (476)
  • Congestive heart failure (426)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (367)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (333)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (285)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (236)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.75
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 19,666
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 469
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 91,296

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,160
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,236
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 13

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 31
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 74

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

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 116.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 77.7
  • Other - 38.9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 67,328
  • In family households: 52,903 (8,589 male householders, 8,529 female householders)
    12,025 spouses, 18,105 children (17,078 natural, 195 adopted, 832 stepchildren), 1,330 grandchildren, 204 brothers or sisters, 844 parents, 1,208 other relatives, 2,069 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 12,302 (4,489 male householders (3,702 living alone)), 5,238 female householders (4,471 living alone)), 2,575 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,123

Size of family households: 8,459 2-persons, 3,390 3-persons, 3,648 4-persons, 1,213 5-persons, 383 6-persons, 25 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 8,173 1-person, 1,193 2-persons, 326 3-persons, 35 5-persons.

7,624 married couples with children.
4,853 single-parent households (902 men, 3,951 women).

96.3% of residents of Williamson speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (33% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 28% speak English not well, 16% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $534,942,000 ($8,478 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $135,267,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $174,818,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $84,240,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,772,000
Federal grants: $68,025,000
Federal procurement contracts: $127,882,000 ($122,024,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $74,206,000 ($5,709,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $4,557,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $19,205,000
Federal Government insurance: $21,569,000

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

Births: 3,849
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,900
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +83
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,360
Here +37 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Williamson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.46 millions of gallons per day (2% from ground, 98% 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 Williamson County, Illinois
  • Year house built in Williamson County, Illinois
  • 7822014 or later
  • 7722010 to 2013
  • 4,5182000 to 2009
  • 5,7691990 to 1999
  • 4,7021980 to 1989
  • 5,3561970 to 1979
  • 2,6711960 to 1969
  • 1,6061950 to 1959
  • 1,5121940 to 1949
  • 3,5881939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Williamson County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamson County, Illinois
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamson County, Illinois
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1643 rooms
  • 1,3874 rooms
  • 3,6065 rooms
  • 6,4786 rooms
  • 3,7407 rooms
  • 2,3198 rooms
  • 1,4369+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamson County, Illinois
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamson County, Illinois
  • 1551 room
  • 1602 rooms
  • 1,0203 rooms
  • 2,5564 rooms
  • 1,3385 rooms
  • 1,6116 rooms
  • 3257 rooms
  • 3088 rooms
  • 2429+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Williamson County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamson County, Illinois
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamson County, Illinois
  • 0no bedroom
  • 3941 bedroom
  • 2,9862 bedrooms
  • 11,5133 bedrooms
  • 3,6764 bedrooms
  • 5615+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamson County, Illinois
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamson County, Illinois
  • 168no bedroom
  • 1,0681 bedroom
  • 3,3312 bedrooms
  • 2,5623 bedrooms
  • 3774 bedrooms
  • 2095+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Williamson County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Williamson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Williamson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 448no vehicle
  • 4,8241 vehicle
  • 9,0812 vehicles
  • 4,0113 vehicles
  • 5984 vehicles
  • 1685+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Williamson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Williamson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,742no vehicle
  • 3,7521 vehicle
  • 1,5932 vehicles
  • 4093 vehicles
  • 2194 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.0% of Williamson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Illinois.

Williamson County:

89.0%
State average:

87.1%

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

  • This state: 51,857
  • Other state: 14,378
  • Northeast: 1,234
  • Midwest: 5,206
  • South: 5,503
  • West: 2,435
Year householders moved into unit in Williamson County, IL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Williamson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 59.0%Electricity
  • 33.3%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 69.2%Electricity
  • 26.9%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.2%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 241
Here:

3.2%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 229
Here:

8.4%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 41
Here:

1.7%
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

Williamson County government finances - Expenditure in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $1,987,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $1,875,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,779,000
    General - Other: $4,311,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,007,000
    Police Protection: $2,877,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,359,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,376,000
    Financial Administration: $832,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $577,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,455,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,532,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,100,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,605,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,679,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,520,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $594,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $866,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $374,000
    Interest Earnings: $219,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $243,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,168,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,911,000
    Highways: $4,954,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,650,000
    Other Selective Sales: $311,000
    Other License: $32,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,379,000

Williamson County government finances - Revenue in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $1,987,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $1,875,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,779,000
    General - Other: $4,311,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,007,000
    Police Protection: $2,877,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,359,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,376,000
    Financial Administration: $832,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $577,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,455,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,532,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,100,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,605,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,679,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,520,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $594,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $866,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $374,000
    Interest Earnings: $219,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $243,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,168,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,911,000
    Highways: $4,954,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,650,000
    Other Selective Sales: $311,000
    Other License: $32,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,379,000

Williamson County government finances - Debt in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $1,987,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $1,875,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,779,000
    General - Other: $4,311,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,007,000
    Police Protection: $2,877,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,359,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,376,000
    Financial Administration: $832,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $577,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,455,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,532,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,100,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,605,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,679,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,520,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $594,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $866,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $374,000
    Interest Earnings: $219,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $243,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,168,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,911,000
    Highways: $4,954,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,650,000
    Other Selective Sales: $311,000
    Other License: $32,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,379,000

Williamson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013:

  • Charges - Other: $1,987,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $1,875,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,779,000
    General - Other: $4,311,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,007,000
    Police Protection: $2,877,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,359,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,376,000
    Financial Administration: $832,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $577,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,455,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,532,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,100,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,605,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,679,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,520,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $594,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $866,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $374,000
    Interest Earnings: $219,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $243,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,168,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,911,000
    Highways: $4,954,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,650,000
    Other Selective Sales: $311,000
    Other License: $32,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,379,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,464
  • Number of aged recipients: 89
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,375
  • Number of recipients under 18: 186
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,052
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 226
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 469
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 705
Most common first names in Williamson County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William60675.4 years
John55975.4 years
James54573.0 years
Mary50479.8 years
Charles41073.5 years
Robert37872.1 years
George28276.2 years
Helen23479.0 years
Ruth19380.1 years
Frank18076.2 years
Most common last names in Williamson County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith29776.2 years
Jones17276.7 years
Davis16675.6 years
Williams15876.4 years
Brown13375.9 years
Walker12774.5 years
Miller10477.2 years
Hill10375.0 years
Harris9279.1 years
Taylor8974.2 years
Businesses in Williamson County, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Lane Bryant1
AT&T1Lane Furniture3
Ace Hardware2Little Caesars Pizza2
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's2
Applebee's1Marriott1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets10
AutoZone1Maurices1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's6
Blockbuster1Menards1
Burger King1Motel 61
CVS2New Balance1
Chevrolet3Nissan1
Circle K1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Suites1Payless1
Cracker Barrel1Pizza Hut3
Curves2Quality1
Dairy Queen6Quiznos2
Days Inn1RadioShack1
Deb1Red Lobster1
Domino's Pizza4Ryan's Grill1
Econo Lodge1SAS Shoes1
Fashion Bug2SONIC Drive-In2
FedEx8Sam's Club1
Finish Line1Sears2
GNC1Starbucks1
GameStop1Steak 'n Shake1
Goodwill7Subaru1
H&R Block7Subway6
Hardee's4Super 81
Hilton1T-Mobile1
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell1
Home Depot1Target1
Honda1Toys"R"Us1
Hyundai1U-Haul7
Jones New York4UPS9
KFC2Vans1
Kincaid1Verizon Wireless1
Kmart1Walgreens2
Kroger3Walmart2
La-Z-Boy4Wendy's1

Williamson County on our top lists:

  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"