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Fancy Creek township, IL map Land area: 47.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population: 4,145 (49% urban, 51% rural)
Males: 2,021  (48.8%)
Females: 2,124  (51.2%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 3,950 (3,530 owner occupied, 420 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

11%
State:

33%


Races in Fancy Creek township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.5%
  • Black: 0.3%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.4%
  • Asian: 0.7%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.6%
  • Two or more races: 0.4%
  • Some other race: 0.1%

Median age of males: 39.8
Median age of females: 40.8

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Average household size: 2.72

Fancy Creek township:

2.7 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.06

Estimated median household income in 2009: $75,841 ($61,758 in 1999)
This township:

$75,841
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $589 (lower quartile is $412, upper quartile is $721)
Here:

$589
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $172,424 (it was $122,600 in 2000)
Fancy Creek township:

$172,424
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $113,520 - $202,526

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $218,939
Here:

$218,939
State:

$252,233

Townhouses or other attached units: $492,106
Here:

$492,106
State:

$249,884

In 2-unit structures: $158,106
Here:

$158,106
State:

$282,193

Mobile homes: $98,150
Here:

$98,150
State:

$35,670
Population density: 88 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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

2.5%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

1.6%
Whole state:

5.1%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Fancy Creek township: Jefferies Orchard (A), Camp Cilca (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Brittin Cemetery (1), Fancy Creek Cemetery (2), Strode Cemetery (3), Kern Cemetery (4), Canterbury Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Halfmoon Lake (A), Wiggins Slough (B), Cilca Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Cantrall Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Fancy Creek township: Sangamon County Conservation Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 83 (40% naturalized citizens)

Fancy Creek township:  2.0%
State:  12.3%

64% of Fancy Creek township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 71% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 3388
  • Northeast: 32
  • Midwest: 359
  • South: 126
  • West: 56

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $150,000


Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 3.3%

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

  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Fancy Creek township, Illinois:

  • 100 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 92 people in nursing homes
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,237
  • One, attached: 68
  • Two: 69
  • 3 or 4: 15
  • 5 to 9: 16
  • Mobile homes: 70

Median worth of mobile homes: $52,200


Housing units in Fancy Creek township with a mortgage: 811 (58 second mortgage, 116 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 272

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 54
  • 1995 to 1998: 144
  • 1990 to 1994: 147
  • 1980 to 1989: 305
  • 1970 to 1979: 411
  • 1960 to 1969: 151
  • 1950 to 1959: 80
  • 1940 to 1949: 39
  • 1939 or earlier: 144

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fancy Creek township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 4
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 21
  • 4 rooms: 58
  • 5 rooms: 194
  • 6 rooms: 239
  • 7 rooms: 247
  • 8 rooms: 209
  • 9 or more rooms: 273

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fancy Creek township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 23
  • 4 rooms: 68
  • 5 rooms: 57
  • 6 rooms: 23
  • 7 rooms: 7
  • 8 rooms: 10
  • 9 or more rooms: 0

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Fancy Creek township:

  • no bedroom: 4
  • 1 bedroom: 17
  • 2 bedrooms: 186
  • 3 bedrooms: 668
  • 4 bedrooms: 262
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 108

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fancy Creek township:

  • no bedroom: 5
  • 1 bedroom: 17
  • 2 bedrooms: 90
  • 3 bedrooms: 77
  • 4 bedrooms: 4
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 14
  • 1 vehicle: 167
  • 2 vehicles: 720
  • 3 vehicles: 250
  • 4 vehicles: 83
  • 5 or more vehicles: 11

Cars and other vehicles available in Fancy Creek township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 10
  • 1 vehicle: 115
  • 2 vehicles: 57
  • 3 vehicles: 11
  • 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 (%):



  • Public administration (20%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (5%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (4%)
  • Health care (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (24%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (4%)
  • Social assistance (3%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Computer specialists (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Fancy Creek township:

  • German (31.4%)
  • English (13.7%)
  • Irish (12.1%)
  • United States or American (9.9%)
  • Italian (8.1%)
  • Scottish (2.3%)
  • European (1.8%)

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

  • Korea (37%)
  • India (28%)
  • Canada (16%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Other Eastern Africa (6%)
  • United Kingdom (4%)
  • Ukraine (4%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,817 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 223 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 6 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 54 (3%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Wood (1%)

People in group quarters in Fancy Creek township, Illinois:

  • 100 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 92 people in nursing homes
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded

98.0% of residents of Fancy Creek township speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (33% speak English very well, 56% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English well).
1.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (92% speak English very well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,862
  • In family households: 3,540 (998 male householders, 158 female householders)
    1,042 spouses, 1,211 children (1,079 natural, 56 adopted, 76 stepchildren), 29 grandchildren, 4 brothers or sisters, 30 parents, 21 other relatives, 47 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 322 (173 male householders (152 living alone)), 117 female householders (103 living alone)), 32 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 194 (94 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 475 2-persons, 271 3-persons, 290 4-persons, 98 5-persons, 22 6-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 255 1-person, 35 2-persons,

891 married couples with children.
146 single-parent households (36 men, 110 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 50
Here:

9.9%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 42
Here:

20.6%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 21
Here:

16.4%
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 Fancy Creek township:

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