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Fairbury, IL (Illinois) Houses and Residents

Fairbury,IL index of house prices

Total population: 3,678 (All urban)

Houses: 1,709 (1,668 occupied: 1,093 owner occupied, 574 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

34%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,318 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $98,015.

Median contract rent in 2016: $383 (lower quartile is $322, upper quartile is $450)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $581


Median gross rent in Fairbury, IL in 2016: $477

Housing units in Fairbury with a mortgage: 659 (65 second mortgage, 27 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 436

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $80,638

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $43,718

Median monthly housing costs: $660


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Fairbury, Illinois Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $113,842 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Fairbury:

$113,842
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $85,435 - $167,142

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $133,933
Here:

$133,933
State:

$249,958

Townhouses or other attached units: $132,776
Here:

$132,776
State:

$231,967

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $165,023
Here:

$165,023
State:

$269,512

Mobile homes: $19,461
Here:

$19,461
State:

$51,570
Median year house/condo built: 1939

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,595
  • In family households: 2,580 (455 male householders, 507 female householders)
    638 spouses, 888 children (823 natural, 0 adopted, 65 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 49 other relatives, 37 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 963 (375 male householders (324 living alone)), 337 female householders (262 living alone)), 250 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 64

Size of family households: 591 2-persons, 177 3-persons, 108 4-persons, 72 5-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 586 1-person, 57 2-persons, 14 3-persons, 19 4-persons, 28 5-persons.

473 married couples with children.
229 single-parent households (45 men, 184 women).

92.8% of residents of Fairbury speak English at home.
5.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (91% speak English very well, 2% speak English well, 7% don't speak English at all).
2.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 87 (2.4%)
(43.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.8
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Fairbury, Illinois:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2542 bedrooms
  • 5033 bedrooms
  • 2354 bedrooms
  • 1015+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Fairbury population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fairbury, Illinois:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 491 bedroom
  • 4332 bedrooms
  • 843 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Fairbury population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Fairbury in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 27no vehicle
  • 2931 vehicle
  • 5022 vehicles
  • 1493 vehicles
  • 1094 vehicles
  • 155+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Fairbury population

Cars and other vehicles available in Fairbury in renter-occupied apartments

  • 62no vehicle
  • 4161 vehicle
  • 802 vehicles
  • 93 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Fairbury population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fairbury, Illinois:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 434 rooms
  • 1195 rooms
  • 2716 rooms
  • 1917 rooms
  • 1808 rooms
  • 2939+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Fairbury population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fairbury, Illinois:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 263 rooms
  • 1754 rooms
  • 2215 rooms
  • 406 rooms
  • 627 rooms
  • 178 rooms
  • 239+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Fairbury population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Fairbury, IL household income distribution

  • Fairbury, IL household income distribution
  • 107Less than $10,000
  • 117$10,000 to $14,999
  • 215$15,000 to $19,999
  • 66$20,000 to $24,999
  • 111$25,000 to $29,999
  • 81$30,000 to $34,999
  • 105$35,000 to $39,999
  • 71$40,000 to $44,999
  • 45$45,000 to $49,999
  • 91$50,000 to $59,999
  • 127$60,000 to $74,999
  • 220$75,000 to $99,999
  • 162$100,000 to $124,999
  • 30$125,000 to $149,999
  • 62$150,000 to $199,999
  • 28$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Fairbury, IL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Fairbury, IL
  • 26Less than $10,000
  • 31$10,000 to $14,999
  • 16$35,000 to $39,999
  • 12$40,000 to $49,999
  • 19$50,000 to $59,999
  • 72$60,000 to $69,999
  • 63$70,000 to $79,999
  • 107$80,000 to $89,999
  • 100$90,000 to $99,999
  • 153$100,000 to $124,999
  • 129$125,000 to $149,999
  • 60$150,000 to $174,999
  • 91$175,000 to $199,999
  • 118$200,000 to $249,999
  • 25$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Fairbury, IL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Fairbury, IL
  • 70$250 to $299
  • 41$300 to $349
  • 25$350 to $399
  • 58$400 to $449
  • 47$450 to $499
  • 109$500 to $549
  • 88$550 to $599
  • 12$600 to $649
  • 15$650 to $699
  • 36$700 to $749
  • 27No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 232010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 151990 to 1999
  • 111980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 20Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Fairbury population
Fairbury commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 349
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 390
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 239
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 163
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 184
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 40
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 189
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 18
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 81
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 91
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 17
  • 90 or more minutes: 27
Fairbury, IL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 82.2%
Number of people working at home: 52 (2.8% of all workers)

Fairbury mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,174 (75%)
  • Carpooled: 146 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 13 (1%)
  • Taxi: 24 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 16 (1%)
  • Walked: 134 (9%)
  • Worked at home: 52 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 434
 American: 302
 Irish: 105
 English: 94
 Polish: 66
 Scotch-Irish: 45
 European: 39
 Swiss: 37
 Russian: 35
 French (except Basque): 33
 Italian: 31
 French Canadian: 25
 Dutch: 13
 Welsh: 10

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

  • 33%Panama
  • 29%Mexico
  • 17%Poland
  • 16%Germany
  • 10%Chile
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark

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

  • This state: 2,848
  • Other state: 659
  • Northeast: 24
  • Midwest: 253
  • South: 271
  • West: 111

86% of Fairbury residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 79% lived in Illinois.

Fairbury:

85.7%
State average:

86.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 11
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 12
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 11
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 549
  • Less than 1 year of college: 39
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 135
  • Associate degree: 71
  • Bachelor's degree: 88
  • Master's degree: 104
  • Professional school degree: 26
  • Doctorate degree: 31

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 55
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 12
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 475
  • Less than 1 year of college: 154
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 264
  • Associate degree: 118
  • Bachelor's degree: 118
  • Master's degree: 92
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.0%Males
  • 2.7%Females
Fairbury marital status for males
Fairbury marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,208
  • One, attached: 26
  • Two: 21
  • 3 or 4: 143
  • 5 to 9: 117
  • 10 to 19: 93
  • Mobile homes: 95

Median worth of mobile homes: $10,738

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.8%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 6 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Fairbury:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fairbury
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (92.6%)
  • Electricity (5.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.2%)
  • Utility gas (55.6%)
  • Electricity (45.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 25
Here:

6.3%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

13.7%
Illinois:

26.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)