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Canteen township, IL map Land area: 17.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 12,032 (96% urban, 4% rural)
Males: 6,184  (51.4%)
Females: 5,848  (48.6%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 11,429 (7,099 owner occupied, 4,330 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

38%
State:

33%


Races in Canteen township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 32.2%
  • Black: 52.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.3%
  • Asian: 0.2%
  • Two or more races: 0.8%
  • Some other race: 0.0%

Median age of males: 30.2
Median age of females: 31.7

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Average household size: 2.87

Canteen township:

2.9 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.51

Estimated median household income in 2009: $30,389 ($25,684 in 1999)
This township:

$30,389
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $466 (lower quartile is $348, upper quartile is $567)
Here:

$466
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $65,106 (it was $37,800 in 2000)
Canteen township:

$65,106
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $40,468 - $104,860

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $68,192
Here:

$68,192
State:

$252,233

Townhouses or other attached units: $89,914
Here:

$89,914
State:

$249,884

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $44,501
Here:

$44,501
State:

$320,044

Mobile homes: $31,961
Here:

$31,961
State:

$35,670
Population density: 691 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

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

31.6%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

16.0%
Whole state:

5.1%

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Number of foreign born residents: 1,039 (26% naturalized citizens)

Canteen township:  8.6%
State:  12.3%

66% of Canteen township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 74% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 39% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 7369
  • Northeast: 47
  • Midwest: 1869
  • South: 1432
  • West: 164

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $11,000

Canteen township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 7.7%

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

  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Canteen township, Illinois:

  • 596 people in state prisons
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,489
  • One, attached: 58
  • Two: 78
  • 3 or 4: 115
  • 5 to 9: 50
  • 10 to 19: 91
  • 20 to 49: 33
  • Mobile homes: 631
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Median worth of mobile homes: $10,300


Housing units in Canteen township with a mortgage: 1,050 (114 second mortgage, 132 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 993

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 64
  • 1995 to 1998: 110
  • 1990 to 1994: 148
  • 1980 to 1989: 257
  • 1970 to 1979: 618
  • 1960 to 1969: 939
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,150
  • 1940 to 1949: 664
  • 1939 or earlier: 601

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 75
  • 3 rooms: 106
  • 4 rooms: 645
  • 5 rooms: 787
  • 6 rooms: 507
  • 7 rooms: 278
  • 8 rooms: 108
  • 9 or more rooms: 46

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

  • 1 room: 10
  • 2 rooms: 101
  • 3 rooms: 197
  • 4 rooms: 427
  • 5 rooms: 342
  • 6 rooms: 190
  • 7 rooms: 68
  • 8 rooms: 78
  • 9 or more rooms: 8

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 261
  • 2 bedrooms: 985
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,056
  • 4 bedrooms: 205
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 45

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Canteen township:

  • no bedroom: 15
  • 1 bedroom: 320
  • 2 bedrooms: 606
  • 3 bedrooms: 393
  • 4 bedrooms: 47
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 40

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

  • no vehicle: 249
  • 1 vehicle: 1,017
  • 2 vehicles: 916
  • 3 vehicles: 274
  • 4 vehicles: 76
  • 5 or more vehicles: 20

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

  • no vehicle: 479
  • 1 vehicle: 609
  • 2 vehicles: 265
  • 3 vehicles: 48
  • 4 vehicles: 20
  • 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 (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (3%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Canteen township:

  • German (7.1%)
  • United States or American (4.8%)
  • Irish (2.7%)
  • Polish (2.5%)
  • French (except Basque) (2.1%)
  • English (1.7%)
  • African (1.2%)

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

  • Mexico (90%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • India (1%)
  • Spain (1%)
  • Pakistan (1%)
  • Other Eastern Europe (1%)
  • Philippines (1%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,431 (68%)
  • Carpooled: 747 (21%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 212 (6%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 17 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 5 (0%)
  • Taxi: 4 (0%)
  • Walked: 61 (2%)
  • Other means: 54 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 60 (2%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

People in group quarters in Canteen township, Illinois:

  • 596 people in state prisons
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

86.4% of residents of Canteen township speak English at home.
11.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (32% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 35% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,396
  • In family households: 10,009 (1,472 male householders, 1,290 female householders)
    1,455 spouses, 4,279 children (3,984 natural, 162 adopted, 133 stepchildren), 723 grandchildren, 173 brothers or sisters, 70 parents, 245 other relatives, 302 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,387 (734 male householders (643 living alone)), 469 female householders (409 living alone)), 184 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 610 (603 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 852 2-persons, 654 3-persons, 488 4-persons, 388 5-persons, 223 6-persons, 157 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 1,052 1-person, 139 2-persons, 5 3-persons, 7 4-persons,

1,320 married couples with children.
1,600 single-parent households (288 men, 1,312 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 196
Here:

11.3%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 79
Here:

8.8%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7
Here:

2.8%
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 Canteen township:

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