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Total population: 1,207 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,187 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 548 (478 occupied: 378 owner occupied, 92 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

20%
State:

35%

Housing density: 534 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $631,306.

Median contract rent in 2016: $328 (lower quartile is $272, upper quartile is $433)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $648


Median gross rent in Homer, IL in 2016: $396

Housing units in Homer with a mortgage: 257 (0 second mortgage, 40 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 121

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $81,829

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $38,293

Median monthly housing costs: $797


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Homer, Illinois Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $106,244 (it was $62,600 in 2000)
Homer:

$106,244
Illinois:

$186,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,566 - $135,523
Median year house/condo built: 1951

Median year apartment built: 1989

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,301
  • In family households: 1,110 (194 male householders, 138 female householders)
    256 spouses, 395 children (337 natural, 28 adopted, 20 stepchildren), 38 grandchildren, 14 brothers or sisters, 14 parents, 18 other relatives, 22 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 177 (90 male householders (75 living alone)), 54 female householders (44 living alone)), 30 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 161 2-persons, 43 3-persons, 67 4-persons, 45 5-persons, 9 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 118 1-person, 27 2-persons.

279 married couples with children.
71 single-parent households (45 men, 26 women).

95.7% of residents of Homer speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (27% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 40% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 14 (1.1%)
(85.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.5
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 51 bedroom
  • 772 bedrooms
  • 1673 bedrooms
  • 1034 bedrooms
  • 185+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Homer population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Homer, Illinois:

  • 32no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 342 bedrooms
  • 253 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Homer population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 3no vehicle
  • 1121 vehicle
  • 1842 vehicles
  • 613 vehicles
  • 174 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Homer population

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

  • 6no vehicle
  • 321 vehicle
  • 282 vehicles
  • 123 vehicles
  • 104 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Homer population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Homer, Illinois:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 64 rooms
  • 965 rooms
  • 1026 rooms
  • 737 rooms
  • 618 rooms
  • 349+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Homer population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Homer, Illinois:

  • 321 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 23 rooms
  • 254 rooms
  • 205 rooms
  • 26 rooms
  • 107 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 29+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Homer 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 ($)

  • Homer, IL household income distribution

  • Homer, IL household income distribution
  • 11Less than $10,000
  • 19$10,000 to $14,999
  • 7$15,000 to $19,999
  • 38$20,000 to $24,999
  • 11$25,000 to $29,999
  • 59$30,000 to $34,999
  • 23$35,000 to $39,999
  • 19$40,000 to $44,999
  • 23$45,000 to $49,999
  • 60$50,000 to $59,999
  • 32$60,000 to $74,999
  • 66$75,000 to $99,999
  • 70$100,000 to $124,999
  • 11$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $199,999
  • 12$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Homer, IL

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Homer, IL
  • 7$25,000 to $29,999
  • 12$40,000 to $49,999
  • 17$50,000 to $59,999
  • 31$60,000 to $69,999
  • 27$70,000 to $79,999
  • 38$80,000 to $89,999
  • 45$90,000 to $99,999
  • 79$100,000 to $124,999
  • 52$125,000 to $149,999
  • 21$150,000 to $174,999
  • 2$175,000 to $199,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Homer, IL

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Homer, IL
  • 5Less than $100
  • 3$350 to $399
  • 3$450 to $499
  • 31$500 to $549
  • 19$550 to $599
  • 3$600 to $649
  • 14$650 to $699
  • 7No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 42000 to 2009
  • 101990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 3Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Homer population
Homer commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 52
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 23
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 14
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 31
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 97
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 135
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 233
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 14
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 33
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 27
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2
  • 90 or more minutes: 3
Homer, IL Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 93.3%
Number of people working at home: 15 (2.3% of all workers)

Homer mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 239 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 15 (5%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (1%)
  • Walked: 9 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 10 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 220
 German: 157
 English: 79
 Irish: 19
 French (except Basque): 17
 French Canadian: 15
 British: 14
 Lithuanian: 12
 Italian: 7
 Hungarian: 3
 Dutch: 2
 Northern European: 2
 Norwegian: 2
 Polish: 2
 Scottish: 1
 Swedish: 1

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

  • 79%Vietnam
  • 36%Panama
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway

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

  • This state: 1,067
  • Other state: 218
  • Northeast: 31
  • Midwest: 79
  • South: 66
  • West: 41

99% of Homer 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, 100% lived in Illinois.

Homer:

98.8%
State average:

86.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 150
  • Less than 1 year of college: 37
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 71
  • Associate degree: 25
  • Bachelor's degree: 53
  • Master's degree: 11
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 5
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 164
  • Less than 1 year of college: 52
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 75
  • Associate degree: 36
  • Bachelor's degree: 51
  • Master's degree: 18
  • 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
  • 1.5%Males
  • 2.3%Females
Homer marital status for males
Homer marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 495
  • One, attached: 5
  • Two: 6
  • 3 or 4: 34
  • Mobile homes: 3

Median worth of mobile homes: $14,000

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.8%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 7 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Homer:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Homer
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (87.3%)
  • Electricity (11.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (56.7%)
  • Electricity (43.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 9
Here:

3.8%
Illinois:

10.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

6.1%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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)