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Rock Grove township, IL map Land area: 30.2 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population: 1,402 (all rural)
Males: 714  (50.9%)
Females: 688  (49.1%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 1,402 (1,242 owner occupied, 160 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

11%
State:

33%


Races in Rock Grove township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.1%
  • Asian: 0.1%
  • Two or more races: 1.1%

Median age of males: 42.1
Median age of females: 41.8

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Average household size: 2.59

Rock Grove township:

2.6 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 2.86

Estimated median household income in 2009: $67,736 ($58,478 in 1999)
This township:

$67,736
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $833 (lower quartile is $632, upper quartile is $1,084)
Here:

$833
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $158,675 (it was $122,400 in 2000)
Rock Grove township:

$158,675
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $111,772 - $224,414

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $254,807
Here:

$254,807
State:

$252,233

Townhouses or other attached units: $837,391
Here:

$837,391
State:

$249,884

Mobile homes: $125,182
Here:

$125,182
State:

$35,670
Population density: 46 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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

0.4%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

0.1%
Whole state:

5.1%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable location: Busjahn Farms (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Bethlehem Cemetery (1), State Line Cemetery (2), Frankeburger Cemetery (3), Felts Cemetery (4), Union Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 20 (100% naturalized citizens)

Rock Grove township:  1.4%
State:  12.3%

65% of Rock Grove township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 93% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 1088
  • Northeast: 20
  • Midwest: 368
  • South: 35
  • West: 42
Rock Grove township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 4.2%

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: 675
  • One, attached: 6
  • Mobile homes: 17

Median worth of mobile homes: $60,700


Housing units in Rock Grove township with a mortgage: 313 (34 second mortgage, 52 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 127

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 10
  • 1995 to 1998: 90
  • 1990 to 1994: 83
  • 1980 to 1989: 185
  • 1970 to 1979: 153
  • 1960 to 1969: 23
  • 1950 to 1959: 7
  • 1940 to 1949: 23
  • 1939 or earlier: 124

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Rock Grove township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 11
  • 4 rooms: 14
  • 5 rooms: 50
  • 6 rooms: 185
  • 7 rooms: 121
  • 8 rooms: 79
  • 9 or more rooms: 76

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rock Grove township, Illinois:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 0
  • 4 rooms: 6
  • 5 rooms: 11
  • 6 rooms: 19
  • 7 rooms: 4
  • 8 rooms: 13
  • 9 or more rooms: 7

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Rock Grove township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 6
  • 2 bedrooms: 57
  • 3 bedrooms: 350
  • 4 bedrooms: 111
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 12

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Rock Grove township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 4
  • 2 bedrooms: 13
  • 3 bedrooms: 23
  • 4 bedrooms: 17
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 3

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

  • no vehicle: 3
  • 1 vehicle: 73
  • 2 vehicles: 287
  • 3 vehicles: 104
  • 4 vehicles: 54
  • 5 or more vehicles: 15

Cars and other vehicles available in Rock Grove township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 29
  • 2 vehicles: 18
  • 3 vehicles: 7
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (13%)
  • Utilities (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Food and beverage stores (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Accommodation and food services (50%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Top executives (10%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Art and design workers (6%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Rock Grove township:

  • German (44.8%)
  • Irish (12.8%)
  • English (8.7%)
  • Swedish (5.9%)
  • Swiss (5.0%)
  • Norwegian (4.6%)
  • United States or American (4.5%)

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

  • Poland (65%)
  • Sweden (35%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 597 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 39 (5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3 (0%)
  • Walked: 7 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 70 (10%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (32%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • Wood (3%)

96.7% of residents of Rock Grove township speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
2.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,573
  • In family households: 1,465 (464 male householders, 46 female householders)
    485 spouses, 448 children (395 natural, 28 adopted, 25 stepchildren), 6 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 7 parents, 9 other relatives, 0 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 108 (53 male householders (35 living alone)), 17 female householders (12 living alone)), 38 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 307 2-persons, 79 3-persons, 72 4-persons, 32 5-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 47 1-person, 21 2-persons, 2 6-persons,

277 married couples with children.
22 single-parent households (5 men, 17 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): 7
Here:

6.2%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

10.9%
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 Rock Grove township:

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