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Anchor township, IL map Land area: 36.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 376 (all rural)
Males: 167  (44.4%)
Females: 209  (55.6%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 353 (250 owner occupied, 103 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

33%


Races in Anchor township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.6%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.3%
  • Two or more races: 2.1%

Median age of males: 36.5
Median age of females: 33.2

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Average household size: 2.82

Anchor township:

2.8 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.26

Estimated median household income in 2009: $44,156 ($37,059 in 1999)
This township:

$44,156
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $914 (lower quartile is $508, upper quartile is $933)
Here:

$914
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $113,790 (it was $80,500 in 2000)
Anchor township:

$113,790
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,521 - $141,658

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $124,864
Here:

$124,864
State:

$252,233
Population density: 10 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

5.1%
Whole state:

10.7%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

1.0%
Whole state:

5.1%

Cities in this township include: Anchor.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Church in Anchor township: Saint Johns Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Township Cemetery (1), Saint John's Lutheran Cemetery (2), Anchor Township Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

72% of Anchor township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 300
  • Northeast: 3
  • Midwest: 20
  • South: 15
  • West: 4

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $24,200

Anchor township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 3.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

23 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 137

Housing units in Anchor township with a mortgage: 59 (4 second mortgage, 4 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 33

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 0
  • 1995 to 1998: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 6
  • 1980 to 1989: 10
  • 1970 to 1979: 12
  • 1960 to 1969: 5
  • 1950 to 1959: 22
  • 1940 to 1949: 23
  • 1939 or earlier: 59

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Anchor township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 7
  • 5 rooms: 35
  • 6 rooms: 16
  • 7 rooms: 17
  • 8 rooms: 16
  • 9 or more rooms: 10

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Anchor township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 7
  • 5 rooms: 3
  • 6 rooms: 3
  • 7 rooms: 2
  • 8 rooms: 6
  • 9 or more rooms: 0

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Anchor township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 31
  • 3 bedrooms: 50
  • 4 bedrooms: 14
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 6

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Anchor township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 7
  • 3 bedrooms: 8
  • 4 bedrooms: 6
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 1
  • 1 vehicle: 39
  • 2 vehicles: 57
  • 3 vehicles: 4
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Cars and other vehicles available in Anchor township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 0
  • 2 vehicles: 18
  • 3 vehicles: 0
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 3

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Truck transportation (12%)
  • Health care (9%)
  • Repair and maintenance (8%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Finance and insurance (21%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • U. S. Postal service (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Social assistance (7%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Farmers and farm managers (21%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12%)
  • Computer specialists (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Anchor township:

  • German (50.4%)
  • Irish (18.9%)
  • English (12.9%)
  • Scottish (4.6%)
  • Swedish (2.5%)
  • United States or American (1.8%)
  • Dutch (1.4%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 113 (70%)
  • Carpooled: 22 (14%)
  • Walked: 7 (4%)
  • Worked at home: 20 (12%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (43%)
  • Other fuel (4%)
  • Electricity (2%)

23 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)

98.8% of residents of Anchor township speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English not well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 317
  • In family households: 274 (72 male householders, 20 female householders)
    77 spouses, 105 children (87 natural, 0 adopted, 18 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 other relatives, 0 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 43 (23 male householders (23 living alone)), 13 female householders (10 living alone)), 7 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 26 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 46 2-persons, 12 3-persons, 24 4-persons, 6 5-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 33 1-person, 3 2-persons,

95 married couples with children.
9 single-parent households (1 men, 8 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 3
Here:

5.8%
Illinois:

13.4%

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

0.0%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

17.6%
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 (Noninst.)


Year Householders Moved Into Unit in Anchor township:

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