All U.S. Cities  
City-Data Forum City-Data

Lyndon township, Whiteside County, Illinois (IL)





Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Business Search
14 Million Businesses in
12,000 Categories
Find:
Near:

Back to: Whiteside County, Illinois (IL), All US cities.



Lyndon township, IL map Land area: 27.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.
Population: 1,036 (all rural)
Males: 529  (51.1%)
Females: 507  (48.9%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 1,036 (877 owner occupied, 159 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

33%


Races in Lyndon township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 96.1%
  • Black: 0.1%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.5%
  • Asian: 0.3%
  • Two or more races: 1.4%

Median age of males: 40.2
Median age of females: 40.6

Discuss Illinois on our huge forum. We have over 16 million posts!

Average household size: 2.56

Lyndon township:

2.6 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 2.89

Estimated median household income in 2009: $44,794 ($38,672 in 1999)
This township:

$44,794
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $393 (lower quartile is $335, upper quartile is $452)
Here:

$393
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $81,675 (it was $64,300 in 2000)
Lyndon township:

$81,675
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $62,371 - $126,670

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $144,717
Here:

$144,717
State:

$252,233

Mobile homes: $45,062
Here:

$45,062
State:

$35,670
Population density: 38 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

9.4%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

2.0%
Whole state:

5.1%

Cities in this township include: Lyndon.


Click to draw/clear Lyndon township borders

Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Cemetery: Lyndon Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Lyndon township: Lyndon Prairie Nature Preserve (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 4 (100% naturalized citizens)

Lyndon township:  0.4%
State:  12.3%

63% of Lyndon township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 47% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 805
  • Northeast: 5
  • Midwest: 115
  • South: 21
  • West: 10

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $9,999

Lyndon township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 5.7%

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: 334
  • 3 or 4: 4
  • Mobile homes: 91

Median worth of mobile homes: $16,900


Housing units in Lyndon township with a mortgage: 161 (16 second mortgage, 22 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 100

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 8
  • 1995 to 1998: 29
  • 1990 to 1994: 29
  • 1980 to 1989: 19
  • 1970 to 1979: 69
  • 1960 to 1969: 46
  • 1950 to 1959: 44
  • 1940 to 1949: 49
  • 1939 or earlier: 136

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 46
  • 5 rooms: 93
  • 6 rooms: 82
  • 7 rooms: 46
  • 8 rooms: 40
  • 9 or more rooms: 31

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 3
  • 3 rooms: 8
  • 4 rooms: 11
  • 5 rooms: 18
  • 6 rooms: 2
  • 7 rooms: 3
  • 8 rooms: 4
  • 9 or more rooms: 7

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 5
  • 2 bedrooms: 96
  • 3 bedrooms: 182
  • 4 bedrooms: 44
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 11

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lyndon township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 8
  • 2 bedrooms: 27
  • 3 bedrooms: 17
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 4

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

  • no vehicle: 5
  • 1 vehicle: 90
  • 2 vehicles: 155
  • 3 vehicles: 62
  • 4 vehicles: 5
  • 5 or more vehicles: 21

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

  • no vehicle: 2
  • 1 vehicle: 31
  • 2 vehicles: 12
  • 3 vehicles: 4
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 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 (%):



  • Metal and metal products (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Machinery (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (6%)
  • Computer and electronic products (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (9%)
  • Social assistance (9%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Machinery (4%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Metal workers and plastic workers (13%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Registered nurses (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Lyndon township:

  • German (33.6%)
  • United States or American (16.6%)
  • Dutch (12.0%)
  • Irish (9.6%)
  • Swedish (5.7%)
  • English (5.3%)
  • Italian (3.4%)

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

  • United Kingdom (50%)
  • Canada (50%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 391 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 47 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3 (1%)
  • Walked: 10 (2%)
  • Other means: 5 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 27 (6%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Wood (2%)

99.7% of residents of Lyndon township speak English at home.
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 963
  • In family households: 839 (249 male householders, 36 female householders)
    235 spouses, 283 children (257 natural, 10 adopted, 16 stepchildren), 10 grandchildren, 4 brothers or sisters, 2 parents, 7 other relatives, 13 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 124 (41 male householders (23 living alone)), 55 female householders (49 living alone)), 28 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 149 2-persons, 65 3-persons, 43 4-persons, 21 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 72 1-person, 20 2-persons, 2 4-persons, 2 5-persons,

190 married couples with children.
52 single-parent households (11 men, 41 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2
Here:

2.0%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 5
Here:

8.3%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2
Here:

9.1%
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 Lyndon township:

Back to: Whiteside County, Illinois (IL), All US cities, Our forum.




City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Some parts © 2014 Advameg, Inc.