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Dahlgren township, IL map Land area: 54.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population: 1,224 (all rural)
Males: 600  (49.0%)
Females: 624  (51.0%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 1,222 (1,079 owner occupied, 143 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

12%
State:

33%


Races in Dahlgren township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 98.4%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.1%
  • Asian: 0.1%
  • Two or more races: 0.5%

Median age of males: 39.5
Median age of females: 39.9

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Average household size: 2.58

Dahlgren township:

2.6 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.12

Estimated median household income in 2009: $40,987 ($35,385 in 1999)
This township:

$40,987
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $219 (lower quartile is $173, upper quartile is $270)
Here:

$219
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $56,485 (it was $41,300 in 2000)
Dahlgren township:

$56,485
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $27,169 - $109,405

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $130,926
Here:

$130,926
State:

$252,233

Mobile homes: $73,548
Here:

$73,548
State:

$35,670
Population density: 23 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

6.5%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

2.1%
Whole state:

5.1%

Cities in this township include: Dahlgren.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable location: Little Egypt Youth Camp (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Dahlgren township include: Richardson Hill Church (A), Middle Creek Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Atchison Cemetery (1), Bethel Cemetery (2), Independent Order of Oddfellows Cemetery (3), Pleasant Hill Cemetery (4), Preston Cemetery (5), Saint Johns Cemetery (6), Fitzsimons Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Olan Bullock Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Shelton Creek (A), Middle Creek (B), Rocky Branch (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Dahlgren township: Karchers Post Oak Woods Nature Preserve (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 8 (100% naturalized citizens)

Dahlgren township:  0.7%
State:  12.3%

73% of Dahlgren township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 77% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 1043
  • Northeast: 9
  • Midwest: 79
  • South: 45
  • West: 26

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $10,000

Dahlgren township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 2.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

2 people in nursing homes

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 409
  • Two: 9
  • Mobile homes: 104

Median worth of mobile homes: $32,800


Housing units in Dahlgren township with a mortgage: 107 (14 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 131

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 17
  • 1995 to 1998: 25
  • 1990 to 1994: 23
  • 1980 to 1989: 95
  • 1970 to 1979: 80
  • 1960 to 1969: 30
  • 1950 to 1959: 27
  • 1940 to 1949: 51
  • 1939 or earlier: 174

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 10
  • 4 rooms: 75
  • 5 rooms: 141
  • 6 rooms: 89
  • 7 rooms: 45
  • 8 rooms: 25
  • 9 or more rooms: 14

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 10
  • 4 rooms: 21
  • 5 rooms: 18
  • 6 rooms: 6
  • 7 rooms: 10
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 1

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 10
  • 2 bedrooms: 171
  • 3 bedrooms: 163
  • 4 bedrooms: 51
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 4

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Dahlgren township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 13
  • 2 bedrooms: 35
  • 3 bedrooms: 14
  • 4 bedrooms: 4
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 26
  • 1 vehicle: 75
  • 2 vehicles: 200
  • 3 vehicles: 51
  • 4 vehicles: 42
  • 5 or more vehicles: 5

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

  • no vehicle: 8
  • 1 vehicle: 19
  • 2 vehicles: 31
  • 3 vehicles: 7
  • 4 vehicles: 1
  • 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 (%):



  • Plastics and rubber products (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Transportation equipment (5%)
  • Machinery (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Broadcasting, internet publishing, and telecommunications services (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (9%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (19%)
  • Cashiers (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Dahlgren township:

  • German (34.7%)
  • United States or American (29.6%)
  • English (11.6%)
  • Irish (9.9%)
  • Dutch (2.4%)
  • British (1.6%)
  • Polish (1.2%)

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

  • Mexico (63%)
  • United Kingdom (38%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 522 (89%)
  • Carpooled: 43 (7%)
  • Walked: 5 (1%)
  • Other means: 4 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 11 (2%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

2 people in nursing homes

97.2% of residents of Dahlgren township speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,218
  • In family households: 1,106 (348 male householders, 30 female householders)
    334 spouses, 350 children (329 natural, 7 adopted, 14 stepchildren), 12 grandchildren, 21 brothers or sisters, 3 parents, 6 other relatives, 2 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 112 (42 male householders (42 living alone)), 64 female householders (60 living alone)), 6 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 146 2-persons, 115 3-persons, 86 4-persons, 16 5-persons, 15 6-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 102 1-person, 4 2-persons,

262 married couples with children.
30 single-parent households (12 men, 18 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 3
Here:

3.4%
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 Dahlgren township:

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