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Belmont township, IL map Land area: 36.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 2,600 (55% urban, 45% rural)
Males: 1,235  (47.5%)
Females: 1,365  (52.5%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 2,535 (2,154 owner occupied, 381 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

33%


Races in Belmont township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 96.5%
  • Black: 0.5%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.3%
  • Asian: 0.3%
  • Two or more races: 0.7%

Median age of males: 42.5
Median age of females: 44.3

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Average household size: 2.47

Belmont township:

2.5 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 2.90

Estimated median household income in 2009: $49,952 ($43,125 in 1999)
This township:

$49,952
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $465 (lower quartile is $374, upper quartile is $564)
Here:

$465
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $107,405 (it was $84,100 in 2000)
Belmont township:

$107,405
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $85,574 - $176,496

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $167,870
Here:

$167,870
State:

$252,233

Townhouses or other attached units: $359,983
Here:

$359,983
State:

$249,884

In 2-unit structures: $87,608
Here:

$87,608
State:

$282,193

Mobile homes: $39,899
Here:

$39,899
State:

$35,670
Population density: 71 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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

9.1%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

3.3%
Whole state:

5.1%

Cities in this township include: Woodland.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable location: Iroquois County Farm (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Cemeteries: Belmont Cemetery (1), Body Cemetery (2), Keen Cemetery (3), Iroquois Memorial Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Coon Creek (A), Jefferson Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 16 (38% naturalized citizens)

Belmont township:  0.6%
State:  12.3%

68% of Belmont township 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, 56% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 2116
  • Northeast: 12
  • Midwest: 366
  • South: 51
  • West: 36

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $48,300

Belmont township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 3.8%

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

  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Belmont township, Illinois:

  • 28 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 24 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 24 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 13 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 954
  • One, attached: 11
  • Two: 52
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • Mobile homes: 63

Median worth of mobile homes: $10,000


Housing units in Belmont township with a mortgage: 411 (35 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 350

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 9
  • 1995 to 1998: 20
  • 1990 to 1994: 46
  • 1980 to 1989: 63
  • 1970 to 1979: 187
  • 1960 to 1969: 189
  • 1950 to 1959: 184
  • 1940 to 1949: 75
  • 1939 or earlier: 314

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 69
  • 5 rooms: 221
  • 6 rooms: 152
  • 7 rooms: 181
  • 8 rooms: 134
  • 9 or more rooms: 88

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

  • 1 room: 7
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 46
  • 5 rooms: 53
  • 6 rooms: 22
  • 7 rooms: 25
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 11

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 6
  • 2 bedrooms: 218
  • 3 bedrooms: 428
  • 4 bedrooms: 168
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 30

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Belmont township:

  • no bedroom: 7
  • 1 bedroom: 7
  • 2 bedrooms: 75
  • 3 bedrooms: 65
  • 4 bedrooms: 10
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 25
  • 1 vehicle: 244
  • 2 vehicles: 425
  • 3 vehicles: 130
  • 4 vehicles: 14
  • 5 or more vehicles: 12

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

  • no vehicle: 8
  • 1 vehicle: 66
  • 2 vehicles: 83
  • 3 vehicles: 7
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Truck transportation (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Paper (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Social assistance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (3%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Child care workers (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Belmont township:

  • German (36.8%)
  • United States or American (12.4%)
  • English (7.8%)
  • French (except Basque) (5.9%)
  • Irish (5.6%)
  • French Canadian (5.1%)
  • Polish (4.7%)

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

  • Germany (38%)
  • Other Eastern Europe (31%)
  • Nigeria (31%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,029 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 59 (5%)
  • Bicycle: 6 (1%)
  • Walked: 48 (4%)
  • Worked at home: 55 (5%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

People in group quarters in Belmont township, Illinois:

  • 28 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 24 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 24 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 13 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

96.3% of residents of Belmont township speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (38% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 38% speak English not well).
2.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (29% speak English very well, 71% speak English well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,530
  • In family households: 2,202 (621 male householders, 122 female householders)
    618 spouses, 730 children (613 natural, 27 adopted, 90 stepchildren), 58 grandchildren, 14 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 7 other relatives, 32 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 328 (74 male householders (56 living alone)), 189 female householders (170 living alone)), 65 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 67 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 374 2-persons, 142 3-persons, 138 4-persons, 70 5-persons, 11 6-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 226 1-person, 18 2-persons, 13 3-persons, 6 4-persons,

463 married couples with children.
108 single-parent households (36 men, 72 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

3.1%
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: 0
Here:

0.0%
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 Belmont township:

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