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Grand Rapids township, IL map Land area: 35.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 315 (all rural)
Males: 160  (50.8%)
Females: 155  (49.2%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 315 (244 owner occupied, 71 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

33%


Races in Grand Rapids township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 98.1%

Median age of males: 38.4
Median age of females: 37.4

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Average household size: 2.74

Grand Rapids township:

2.7 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.14

Estimated median household income in 2009: $53,183 ($40,250 in 1999)
This township:

$53,183
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $322 (lower quartile is $272, upper quartile is $375)
Here:

$322
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $170,147 (it was $116,900 in 2000)
Grand Rapids township:

$170,147
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $122,954 - $218,252

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $219,619
Here:

$219,619
State:

$252,233

Mobile homes: $217,669
Here:

$217,669
State:

$35,670
Population density: 9 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

13.3%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

12.3%
Whole state:

5.1%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Church in Grand Rapids township: Saint Marys Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Grand Rapids Cemetery (1), Grand Rapids Methodist Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

44% of Grand Rapids township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 357
  • Northeast: 0
  • Midwest: 13
  • South: 13
  • West: 0
Grand Rapids township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 3.5%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 121
  • Mobile homes: 16

Median worth of mobile homes: $85,000


Housing units in Grand Rapids township with a mortgage: 37 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 22

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 0
  • 1995 to 1998: 4
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1980 to 1989: 18
  • 1970 to 1979: 20
  • 1960 to 1969: 3
  • 1950 to 1959: 15
  • 1940 to 1949: 12
  • 1939 or earlier: 65

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Grand Rapids township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 4
  • 5 rooms: 13
  • 6 rooms: 26
  • 7 rooms: 5
  • 8 rooms: 9
  • 9 or more rooms: 26

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grand Rapids township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 12
  • 5 rooms: 8
  • 6 rooms: 0
  • 7 rooms: 0
  • 8 rooms: 17
  • 9 or more rooms: 3

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Grand Rapids township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 12
  • 3 bedrooms: 40
  • 4 bedrooms: 8
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 23

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grand Rapids township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 4
  • 2 bedrooms: 12
  • 3 bedrooms: 7
  • 4 bedrooms: 17
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 7
  • 1 vehicle: 29
  • 2 vehicles: 28
  • 3 vehicles: 13
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Cars and other vehicles available in Grand Rapids township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 13
  • 1 vehicle: 0
  • 2 vehicles: 20
  • 3 vehicles: 4
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 3

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (23%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (16%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (12%)
  • Truck transportation (12%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Construction (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (35%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Radio, TV, and computer stores (10%)
  • Transportation equipment (6%)
  • Office supplies and stationery stores (4%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (19%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (16%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (16%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other financial specialists (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Registered nurses (19%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (13%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (12%)
  • Accountants and auditors (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Grand Rapids township:

  • German (35.6%)
  • Italian (28.1%)
  • Polish (7.8%)
  • Irish (5.6%)
  • Swedish (5.6%)
  • French (except Basque) (5.2%)
  • Norwegian (4.2%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 121 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 6 (4%)
  • Other means: 4 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 15 (10%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (74%)
  • Utility gas (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)
  • Electricity (4%)

98.2% of residents of Grand Rapids township speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 383
  • In family households: 369 (89 male householders, 2 female householders)
    73 spouses, 194 children (104 natural, 0 adopted, 90 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 other relatives, 11 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 14 (8 male householders (8 living alone)), 6 female householders (6 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 17 2-persons, 13 3-persons, 18 4-persons, 37 5-persons, 6 6-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 14 1-person,

69 married couples with children.
16 single-parent households (16 men, 0 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): 8
Here:

38.1%
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 Grand Rapids township:

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