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New Athens township, IL map Land area: 34.9 sq. mi.
Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.
Population: 2,620 (all rural)
Males: 1,259  (48.1%)
Females: 1,361  (51.9%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 2,568 (2,179 owner occupied, 389 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

33%


Races in New Athens township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.7%
  • Black: 0.6%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.1%
  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.6%
  • Two or more races: 0.5%

Median age of males: 38.6
Median age of females: 39.6

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Average household size: 2.57

New Athens township:

2.6 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.05

Estimated median household income in 2009: $48,511 ($41,000 in 1999)
This township:

$48,511
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $391 (lower quartile is $246, upper quartile is $521)
Here:

$391
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $127,972 (it was $74,300 in 2000)
New Athens township:

$127,972
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $82,708 - $165,495

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $147,505
Here:

$147,505
State:

$252,233

Townhouses or other attached units: $456,447
Here:

$456,447
State:

$249,884

In 2-unit structures: $131,793
Here:

$131,793
State:

$282,193

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $224,622
Here:

$224,622
State:

$320,044

Mobile homes: $96,366
Here:

$96,366
State:

$35,670
Population density: 75 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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

6.8%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

3.8%
Whole state:

5.1%

Cities in this township include: New Athens.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Cemeteries: Tammora Cemetery (1), Sturm Cemetery (2), New Athens City Cemetery (3), Irwin Cemetery (4), Darmstatter Cemetery (5), Suemmicht Cemetery (6), Belsha Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Brush Lake (A), Halfmoon Lake (B), Koch Pond (C), Schwebel Lake (D), Biebell Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Silver Creek (A), Drum Hill Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 9 (33% naturalized citizens)

New Athens township:  0.3%
State:  12.3%

69% of New Athens township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 80% 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: 2179
  • Northeast: 23
  • Midwest: 262
  • South: 90
  • West: 48

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $33,100

New Athens township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 5.3%

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

  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

52 people in nursing homes

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 864
  • One, attached: 9
  • Two: 45
  • 3 or 4: 24
  • 5 to 9: 22
  • 10 to 19: 10
  • Mobile homes: 84

Median worth of mobile homes: $31,300


Housing units in New Athens township with a mortgage: 430 (54 second mortgage, 88 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 231

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 15
  • 1995 to 1998: 75
  • 1990 to 1994: 36
  • 1980 to 1989: 105
  • 1970 to 1979: 96
  • 1960 to 1969: 109
  • 1950 to 1959: 151
  • 1940 to 1949: 128
  • 1939 or earlier: 343

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in New Athens township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 11
  • 4 rooms: 120
  • 5 rooms: 159
  • 6 rooms: 226
  • 7 rooms: 126
  • 8 rooms: 104
  • 9 or more rooms: 54

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Athens township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 16
  • 3 rooms: 25
  • 4 rooms: 62
  • 5 rooms: 41
  • 6 rooms: 17
  • 7 rooms: 9
  • 8 rooms: 16
  • 9 or more rooms: 7

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in New Athens township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 33
  • 2 bedrooms: 239
  • 3 bedrooms: 377
  • 4 bedrooms: 134
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 17

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Athens township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 53
  • 2 bedrooms: 81
  • 3 bedrooms: 47
  • 4 bedrooms: 12
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

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

  • no vehicle: 36
  • 1 vehicle: 200
  • 2 vehicles: 357
  • 3 vehicles: 136
  • 4 vehicles: 31
  • 5 or more vehicles: 40

Cars and other vehicles available in New Athens township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 21
  • 1 vehicle: 84
  • 2 vehicles: 69
  • 3 vehicles: 11
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5 or more vehicles: 8

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (14%)
  • Metal and metal products (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in New Athens township:

  • German (50.1%)
  • United States or American (14.3%)
  • English (10.6%)
  • Irish (8.8%)
  • French (except Basque) (2.2%)
  • Italian (2.2%)
  • Welsh (1.2%)

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

  • United Kingdom (67%)
  • Yugoslavia (22%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,030 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 101 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 6 (0%)
  • Walked: 26 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 70 (6%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Wood (1%)

52 people in nursing homes

97.7% of residents of New Athens township speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (78% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English not well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,574
  • In family households: 2,249 (596 male householders, 113 female householders)
    575 spouses, 825 children (753 natural, 22 adopted, 50 stepchildren), 49 grandchildren, 4 brothers or sisters, 4 parents, 18 other relatives, 65 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 325 (121 male householders (98 living alone)), 158 female householders (136 living alone)), 46 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 53 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 284 2-persons, 183 3-persons, 128 4-persons, 82 5-persons, 21 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 234 1-person, 43 2-persons, 2 3-persons,

480 married couples with children.
119 single-parent households (41 men, 78 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 40
Here:

13.9%
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: 15
Here:

13.2%
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 New Athens township:

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