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Hope township, IL map Land area: 36.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 684 (all rural)
Males: 334  (48.8%)
Females: 350  (51.2%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 684 (587 owner occupied, 97 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

14%
State:

33%


Races in Hope township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.8%
  • Black: 0.3%
  • Asian: 0.1%
  • Two or more races: 0.9%

Median age of males: 39.4
Median age of females: 39.8

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Average household size: 2.51

Hope township:

2.5 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.04

Estimated median household income in 2009: $22,540 ($17,059 in 1999)
This township:

$22,540
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $132 (lower quartile is $116, upper quartile is $243)
Here:

$132
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $86,165 (it was $59,200 in 2000)
Hope township:

$86,165
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $52,436 - $147,182

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $102,766
Here:

$102,766
State:

$252,233

Mobile homes: $131,242
Here:

$131,242
State:

$35,670
Population density: 19 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

45.5%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

31.0%
Whole state:

5.1%

Cities in this township include: Lostant.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Cemeteries: Hope Town Cemetery (1), Saint John's Cemetery (2), Immaculate Conception Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 13 (0% naturalized citizens)

Hope township:  1.9%
State:  12.3%

75% of Hope township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 79% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 38% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 373
  • Northeast: 0
  • Midwest: 49
  • South: 4
  • West: 23
Hope township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 3.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 118
  • Mobile homes: 15

Median worth of mobile homes: $63,300


Housing units in Hope township with a mortgage: 9 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 12

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 10
  • 1995 to 1998: 2
  • 1990 to 1994: 3
  • 1980 to 1989: 6
  • 1970 to 1979: 61
  • 1960 to 1969: 2
  • 1950 to 1959: 9
  • 1940 to 1949: 4
  • 1939 or earlier: 36

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 2
  • 4 rooms: 1
  • 5 rooms: 12
  • 6 rooms: 8
  • 7 rooms: 12
  • 8 rooms: 5
  • 9 or more rooms: 11

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 2
  • 4 rooms: 2
  • 5 rooms: 49
  • 6 rooms: 8
  • 7 rooms: 3
  • 8 rooms: 2
  • 9 or more rooms: 0

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 2
  • 2 bedrooms: 6
  • 3 bedrooms: 18
  • 4 bedrooms: 10
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 15

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Hope township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 2
  • 2 bedrooms: 6
  • 3 bedrooms: 50
  • 4 bedrooms: 8
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 2
  • 1 vehicle: 9
  • 2 vehicles: 14
  • 3 vehicles: 16
  • 4 vehicles: 3
  • 5 or more vehicles: 7

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

  • no vehicle: 35
  • 1 vehicle: 16
  • 2 vehicles: 13
  • 3 vehicles: 0
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 2

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 (43%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Machinery (7%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (7%)
  • Leather and allied products (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Educational services (50%)
  • Food and beverage stores (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Pharmacies and drug stores (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Farmers and farm managers (34%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Cooks and food preparation workers (36%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (17%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (17%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Hope township:

  • Czech (13.2%)
  • German (12.7%)
  • Danish (2.3%)
  • Scottish (1.8%)
  • English (1.6%)
  • Norwegian (0.7%)
  • Irish (0.5%)

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

  • Mexico (100%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 66 (56%)
  • Carpooled: 8 (7%)
  • Walked: 11 (9%)
  • Other means: 16 (14%)
  • Worked at home: 17 (14%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (86%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)

91.8% of residents of Hope township speak English at home.
3.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (13% speak English very well, 47% speak English not well, 40% don't speak English at all).
2.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
2.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 462
  • In family households: 439 (59 male householders, 44 female householders)
    49 spouses, 194 children (180 natural, 1 adopted, 13 stepchildren), 26 grandchildren, 13 brothers or sisters, 3 parents, 26 other relatives, 25 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 23 (4 male householders (2 living alone)), 17 female householders (17 living alone)), 2 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 16 2-persons, 19 3-persons, 20 4-persons, 20 5-persons, 13 6-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 19 1-person, 2 2-persons,

137 married couples with children.
20 single-parent households (6 men, 14 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): 0
Here:

0.0%
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 Hope township:

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