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Jackson township, IL map Land area: 38.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 3,541 (all rural)
Males: 1,774  (50.1%)
Females: 1,767  (49.9%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 3,541 (3,150 owner occupied, 391 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

11%
State:

33%


Races in Jackson township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 94.0%
  • Black: 1.2%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.3%
  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.5%
  • Two or more races: 0.5%
  • Some other race: 0.0%

Median age of males: 36.9
Median age of females: 37.8

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Average household size: 2.74

Jackson township:

2.7 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.12

Estimated median household income in 2009: $71,533 ($61,675 in 1999)
This township:

$71,533
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $561 (lower quartile is $487, upper quartile is $930)
Here:

$561
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $219,315 (it was $141,200 in 2000)
Jackson township:

$219,315
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $178,917 - $265,874

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $248,393
Here:

$248,393
State:

$252,233

Townhouses or other attached units: $207,225
Here:

$207,225
State:

$249,884

In 2-unit structures: $123,423
Here:

$123,423
State:

$282,193

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $237,166
Here:

$237,166
State:

$320,044

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $90,505
Here:

$90,505
State:

$280,866

Mobile homes: $83,808
Here:

$83,808
State:

$35,670
Population density: 93 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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

3.7%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

1.5%
Whole state:

5.1%

Cities in this township include: Elwood.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Church in Jackson township: Good Shepherd Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: North Ridge Cemetery (1), Maple Hill Cemetery (2), Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery (3), Klinger Cemetery (4), Brown Cemetery (5), Troutman Grove Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jackson Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 102 (59% naturalized citizens)

Jackson township:  2.9%
State:  12.3%

60% of Jackson township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 70% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 3044
  • Northeast: 47
  • Midwest: 172
  • South: 114
  • West: 46

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $108,300

Jackson township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 4.6%

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

  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,059
  • One, attached: 153
  • Two: 26
  • 3 or 4: 26
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • Mobile homes: 82

Median worth of mobile homes: $28,100


Housing units in Jackson township with a mortgage: 645 (86 second mortgage, 66 home equity loan, 11 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 315

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 61
  • 1995 to 1998: 260
  • 1990 to 1994: 148
  • 1980 to 1989: 143
  • 1970 to 1979: 274
  • 1960 to 1969: 126
  • 1950 to 1959: 104
  • 1940 to 1949: 43
  • 1939 or earlier: 194

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 3
  • 3 rooms: 15
  • 4 rooms: 132
  • 5 rooms: 244
  • 6 rooms: 274
  • 7 rooms: 207
  • 8 rooms: 146
  • 9 or more rooms: 78

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

  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 29
  • 4 rooms: 53
  • 5 rooms: 46
  • 6 rooms: 24
  • 7 rooms: 16
  • 8 rooms: 10
  • 9 or more rooms: 8

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

  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 25
  • 2 bedrooms: 231
  • 3 bedrooms: 629
  • 4 bedrooms: 173
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 39

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Jackson township:

  • no bedroom: 11
  • 1 bedroom: 24
  • 2 bedrooms: 83
  • 3 bedrooms: 55
  • 4 bedrooms: 8
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 9

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

  • no vehicle: 16
  • 1 vehicle: 253
  • 2 vehicles: 500
  • 3 vehicles: 210
  • 4 vehicles: 78
  • 5 or more vehicles: 42

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

  • no vehicle: 9
  • 1 vehicle: 97
  • 2 vehicles: 53
  • 3 vehicles: 31
  • 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 (%):



  • Construction (22%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Machinery (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Chemicals (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (3%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Jackson township:

  • German (25.0%)
  • Irish (16.2%)
  • Italian (11.1%)
  • Polish (8.3%)
  • English (7.8%)
  • United States or American (4.3%)
  • Dutch (2.7%)

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

  • Mexico (36%)
  • Laos (16%)
  • Poland (13%)
  • United Kingdom (9%)
  • Italy (9%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • Germany (2%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,563 (87%)
  • Carpooled: 129 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 11 (1%)
  • Railroad: 8 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 14 (1%)
  • Walked: 29 (2%)
  • Other means: 7 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 45 (2%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

95.5% of residents of Jackson township speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 40% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (65% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 23% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (30% speak English well, 43% speak English not well, 26% don't speak English at all).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,532
  • In family households: 3,175 (869 male householders, 146 female householders)
    891 spouses, 1,118 children (1,028 natural, 25 adopted, 65 stepchildren), 34 grandchildren, 19 brothers or sisters, 27 parents, 35 other relatives, 36 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 357 (120 male householders (76 living alone)), 152 female householders (143 living alone)), 85 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 425 2-persons, 257 3-persons, 178 4-persons, 111 5-persons, 23 6-persons, 21 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 219 1-person, 35 2-persons, 11 3-persons, 3 4-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons,

730 married couples with children.
110 single-parent households (41 men, 69 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 69
Here:

18.6%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 37
Here:

26.8%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 22
Here:

15.3%
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 Jackson township:

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