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Martinton township, IL map Land area: 54.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population: 1,063 (all rural)
Males: 523  (49.2%)
Females: 540  (50.8%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 1,063 (863 owner occupied, 200 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

33%


Races in Martinton township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 98.0%
  • Black: 0.6%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.1%
  • Asian: 0.1%
  • Two or more races: 0.5%

Median age of males: 37.1
Median age of females: 35.9

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Average household size: 2.73

Martinton township:

2.7 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.09

Estimated median household income in 2009: $49,435 ($42,679 in 1999)
This township:

$49,435
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $389 (lower quartile is $200, upper quartile is $474)
Here:

$389
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $112,514 (it was $88,100 in 2000)
Martinton township:

$112,514
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $79,121 - $143,590

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $191,061
Here:

$191,061
State:

$252,233

In 2-unit structures: $108,852
Here:

$108,852
State:

$282,193

Mobile homes: $168,969
Here:

$168,969
State:

$35,670
Population density: 20 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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

10.3%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

3.2%
Whole state:

5.1%

Cities in this township include: Martinton.


Click to draw/clear Martinton township borders

Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Cemeteries: Old Burg Cemetery (1), Mount Olivet Cemetery (2), Greentown Cemetery (3), Teege Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

 

Number of foreign born residents: 3 (0% naturalized citizens)

Martinton township:  0.3%
State:  12.3%

67% of Martinton 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, 90% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 961
  • Northeast: 3
  • Midwest: 86
  • South: 37
  • West: 10

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $46,700

Martinton 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: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 388
  • One, attached: 2
  • Two: 7
  • Mobile homes: 86
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Median worth of mobile homes: $45,000


Housing units in Martinton township with a mortgage: 132 (4 second mortgage, 14 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 80

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 3
  • 1995 to 1998: 31
  • 1990 to 1994: 19
  • 1980 to 1989: 11
  • 1970 to 1979: 60
  • 1960 to 1969: 80
  • 1950 to 1959: 49
  • 1940 to 1949: 56
  • 1939 or earlier: 182

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 3
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 41
  • 5 rooms: 58
  • 6 rooms: 62
  • 7 rooms: 62
  • 8 rooms: 54
  • 9 or more rooms: 35

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 2
  • 3 rooms: 2
  • 4 rooms: 4
  • 5 rooms: 29
  • 6 rooms: 7
  • 7 rooms: 18
  • 8 rooms: 12
  • 9 or more rooms: 8

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 6
  • 2 bedrooms: 77
  • 3 bedrooms: 159
  • 4 bedrooms: 61
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 17

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Martinton township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 2
  • 2 bedrooms: 22
  • 3 bedrooms: 44
  • 4 bedrooms: 14
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 13
  • 1 vehicle: 76
  • 2 vehicles: 138
  • 3 vehicles: 80
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5 or more vehicles: 7

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

  • no vehicle: 3
  • 1 vehicle: 11
  • 2 vehicles: 48
  • 3 vehicles: 15
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 5

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 (19%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Printing and related support activities (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Machinery (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Farmers and farm managers (15%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Carpenters (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Martinton township:

  • German (18.1%)
  • French (except Basque) (16.7%)
  • English (15.6%)
  • Irish (12.9%)
  • United States or American (12.6%)
  • French Canadian (8.8%)
  • Italian (3.4%)

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

  • United Kingdom (100%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 405 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 56 (11%)
  • Walked: 2 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 60 (11%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (46%)
  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

98.9% of residents of Martinton township speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 40% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,100
  • In family households: 1,002 (282 male householders, 27 female householders)
    273 spouses, 401 children (383 natural, 0 adopted, 18 stepchildren), 6 grandchildren, 4 brothers or sisters, 3 parents, 0 other relatives, 6 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 98 (53 male householders (46 living alone)), 34 female householders (30 living alone)), 11 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 128 2-persons, 42 3-persons, 75 4-persons, 54 5-persons, 4 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 76 1-person, 9 2-persons, 2 3-persons,

248 married couples with children.
34 single-parent households (14 men, 20 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): 5
Here:

5.7%
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 Martinton township:

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