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Washington township, IL map Land area: 44.5 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 3,948 (49% urban, 51% rural)
Males: 1,885  (47.7%)
Females: 2,063  (52.3%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 3,855 (3,210 owner occupied, 645 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

33%


Races in Washington township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 96.6%
  • Black: 0.1%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.1%
  • Asian: 0.2%
  • Two or more races: 0.8%

Median age of males: 41.6
Median age of females: 42.6

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Average household size: 2.68

Washington township:

2.7 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Average family size: 3.08

Estimated median household income in 2009: $66,590 ($57,414 in 1999)
This township:

$66,590
Illinois:

$53,966

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $629 (lower quartile is $561, upper quartile is $882)
Here:

$629
State:

$708

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $255,815 (it was $164,700 in 2000)
Washington township:

$255,815
Illinois:

$202,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $195,252 - $301,807

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $304,446
Here:

$304,446
State:

$252,233

Townhouses or other attached units: $231,765
Here:

$231,765
State:

$249,884

In 2-unit structures: $129,560
Here:

$129,560
State:

$282,193

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $474,331
Here:

$474,331
State:

$320,044

Mobile homes: $263,735
Here:

$263,735
State:

$35,670
Population density: 89 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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

2.7%
Whole state:

10.7%

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

1.1%
Whole state:

5.1%

Cities in this township include: Beecher.


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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in Washington township: Bulterna Farms and Greenhouses (A), Disselkoen Farms (B), Windmill Acres (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Washington township include: Saint Johns Church (A), Saint John United Church of Christ (B), Saint Paul's Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Johns United Church of Christ Cemetery (1), Saint Lukes Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 79 (82% naturalized citizens)

Washington township:  2.0%
State:  12.3%

68% of Washington township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Illinois.

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

  • This state: 3206
  • Northeast: 44
  • Midwest: 439
  • South: 145
  • West: 22

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $140,000

Washington township, Illinois satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 3.5%

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

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

93 people in nursing homes

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,268
  • One, attached: 19
  • Two: 52
  • 3 or 4: 65
  • 5 to 9: 28
  • 10 to 19: 15
  • 20 to 49: 10
  • Mobile homes: 48

Median worth of mobile homes: $225,000


Housing units in Washington township with a mortgage: 540 (54 second mortgage, 100 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 347

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 13
  • 1995 to 1998: 130
  • 1990 to 1994: 162
  • 1980 to 1989: 106
  • 1970 to 1979: 302
  • 1960 to 1969: 166
  • 1950 to 1959: 196
  • 1940 to 1949: 76
  • 1939 or earlier: 354

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 9
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 61
  • 5 rooms: 235
  • 6 rooms: 296
  • 7 rooms: 283
  • 8 rooms: 160
  • 9 or more rooms: 114

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

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 5
  • 3 rooms: 44
  • 4 rooms: 95
  • 5 rooms: 58
  • 6 rooms: 33
  • 7 rooms: 28
  • 8 rooms: 2
  • 9 or more rooms: 10

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

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 19
  • 2 bedrooms: 149
  • 3 bedrooms: 696
  • 4 bedrooms: 257
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 42

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Washington township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 69
  • 2 bedrooms: 115
  • 3 bedrooms: 54
  • 4 bedrooms: 27
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 10

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

  • no vehicle: 29
  • 1 vehicle: 214
  • 2 vehicles: 493
  • 3 vehicles: 280
  • 4 vehicles: 104
  • 5 or more vehicles: 43

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

  • no vehicle: 25
  • 1 vehicle: 112
  • 2 vehicles: 107
  • 3 vehicles: 17
  • 4 vehicles: 14
  • 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 (17%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in Washington township:

  • German (41.8%)
  • Irish (10.2%)
  • Dutch (9.1%)
  • Polish (8.4%)
  • Italian (6.8%)
  • English (4.7%)
  • Swedish (2.7%)

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

  • Mexico (14%)
  • Italy (11%)
  • Korea (11%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • Hungary (8%)
  • Laos (8%)
  • Greece (6%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,747 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 132 (6%)
  • Subway or elevated: 14 (1%)
  • Railroad: 39 (2%)
  • Walked: 42 (2%)
  • Other means: 8 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 54 (3%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

93 people in nursing homes

94.3% of residents of Washington township speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
3.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (35% speak English very well, 45% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,855
  • In family households: 3,456 (950 male householders, 154 female householders)
    970 spouses, 1,175 children (1,114 natural, 22 adopted, 39 stepchildren), 60 grandchildren, 6 brothers or sisters, 47 parents, 42 other relatives, 52 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 399 (152 male householders (120 living alone)), 176 female householders (163 living alone)), 71 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 93 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 493 2-persons, 210 3-persons, 242 4-persons, 109 5-persons, 20 6-persons, 30 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 283 1-person, 28 2-persons, 7 3-persons, 10 4-persons,

735 married couples with children.
143 single-parent households (32 men, 111 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 43
Here:

9.1%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 17
Here:

6.9%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 28
Here:

20.3%
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 Washington township:

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