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Florence township, IL map Land area: 33.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 1,305 (4% urban, 96% rural)
Males: 678  (52.0%)
Females: 627  (48.0%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 1,305 (1,175 owner occupied, 130 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

10%
State:

33%


Races in Florence township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 96.2%
  • Black: 1.0%
  • Asian: 1.1%
  • Two or more races: 0.8%

Median age of males: 43.1
Median age of females: 44.0

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Average household size: 2.66

Florence township:

2.7 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 2.90

Estimated median household income in 2009: $64,234 ($55,455 in 1999)
This township:

$64,234
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $554 (lower quartile is $445, upper quartile is $681)
Here:

$554
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $167,361 (it was $129,100 in 2000)
Florence township:

$167,361
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $106,037 - $213,068

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $261,454
Here:

$261,454
State:

$252,233
Population density: 39 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

2.7%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

0.3%
Whole state:

5.1%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable location: Freeport Rural Fire Protection District Station 2 Headquarters (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Florence township: Van Brocklin Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Ellis Van Brocklin Cemetery (1), Hart Cemetery (2), Chapel Hill Cemetery (3), Lane Evangelical United Baptist Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 14 (79% naturalized citizens)

Florence township:  1.1%
State:  12.3%

68% of Florence township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 57% 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: 1051
  • Northeast: 10
  • Midwest: 216
  • South: 33
  • West: 5

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $162,500

Florence township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 3.3%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 504

Housing units in Florence township with a mortgage: 244 (26 second mortgage, 35 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 145

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 0
  • 1995 to 1998: 19
  • 1990 to 1994: 18
  • 1980 to 1989: 71
  • 1970 to 1979: 101
  • 1960 to 1969: 80
  • 1950 to 1959: 42
  • 1940 to 1949: 18
  • 1939 or earlier: 155

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 4
  • 4 rooms: 10
  • 5 rooms: 91
  • 6 rooms: 80
  • 7 rooms: 97
  • 8 rooms: 56
  • 9 or more rooms: 114

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 0
  • 5 rooms: 9
  • 6 rooms: 7
  • 7 rooms: 0
  • 8 rooms: 28
  • 9 or more rooms: 0

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 64
  • 3 bedrooms: 214
  • 4 bedrooms: 159
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 15

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Florence township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 12
  • 3 bedrooms: 12
  • 4 bedrooms: 20
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 4
  • 1 vehicle: 50
  • 2 vehicles: 221
  • 3 vehicles: 141
  • 4 vehicles: 36
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 10
  • 2 vehicles: 17
  • 3 vehicles: 7
  • 4 vehicles: 10
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Food (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Top executives (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (11%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Florence township:

  • German (52.3%)
  • English (6.2%)
  • United States or American (4.6%)
  • Irish (4.6%)
  • French (except Basque) (3.4%)
  • Polish (3.4%)
  • Norwegian (3.2%)

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

  • Canada (57%)
  • Honduras (43%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 615 (91%)
  • Carpooled: 25 (4%)
  • Walked: 3 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 31 (5%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Wood (1%)

98.3% of residents of Florence township speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (35% speak English very well, 65% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,339
  • In family households: 1,237 (394 male householders, 24 female householders)
    402 spouses, 376 children (364 natural, 4 adopted, 8 stepchildren), 22 grandchildren, 5 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 4 other relatives, 10 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 102 (46 male householders (31 living alone)), 40 female householders (40 living alone)), 16 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 213 2-persons, 77 3-persons, 76 4-persons, 31 5-persons, 17 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 71 1-person, 15 2-persons,

271 married couples with children.
21 single-parent households (10 men, 11 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 32
Here:

21.2%
Illinois:

13.4%

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

3.8%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4
Here:

8.7%
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 Florence township:

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