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Macoupin County, Illinois (IL)

County population in 2019: 45,111 (41% urban, 59% rural); it was 49,019 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,100
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,882
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 15,212
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,399 (it was 4,041 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

33%

Land area: 864 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 52 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Macoupin County: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (25.7%), Manufacturing (11.4%), Retail trade (10.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 50%
  • Government: 9%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 40%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Macoupin County, IL (2019)
    • 42,89595.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5671.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 5241.2%Two or more races
    • 4281.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2270.5%Asian alone
    • 700.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 60.01%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

44.3 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years
Males: 22,337  (49.5%)
Females: 22,774  (50.5%)
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Average household size:
Macoupin County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,922 ($36,190 in 1999)
This county:

$57,922
Illinois:

$69,187

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $522 (lower quartile is $389, upper quartile is $623)
This county:

$522
State:

$889


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $108,151 (it was $67,200 in 2000)
Macoupin:

$108,151
Illinois:

$209,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $69,867 - $174,715
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,062
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $432

Institutionalized population: 452
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Health of residents in Macoupin County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is about average.
70.7% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
46.0% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
53.6% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
66.0% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 199 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 166 pounds. This is more than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 35 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 1998: 39 buildings, average cost: $91,300
  • 1999: 28 buildings, average cost: $104,100
  • 2000: 47 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2001: 44 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 2002: 50 buildings, average cost: $96,900
  • 2003: 48 buildings, average cost: $117,700
  • 2004: 135 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2005: 151 buildings, average cost: $146,400
  • 2006: 105 buildings, average cost: $168,100
  • 2007: 69 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2008: 53 buildings, average cost: $197,300
  • 2009: 44 buildings, average cost: $210,800
  • 2010: 42 buildings, average cost: $193,800
  • 2011: 28 buildings, average cost: $192,100
  • 2012: 49 buildings, average cost: $184,500
  • 2013: 50 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2014: 47 buildings, average cost: $208,600
  • 2015: 85 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2016: 53 buildings, average cost: $202,900
  • 2017: 69 buildings, average cost: $204,400
  • 2018: 68 buildings, average cost: $202,400
  • 2019: 61 buildings, average cost: $208,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Macoupin, IL residents
Average permit cost in Macoupin, IL
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,982 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,361 (1.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Macoupin, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Macoupin, IL in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Macoupin, IL in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.8%
Macoupin County:

12.8%
Illinois:

11.5%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.2% for Black residents, 42.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.0% for American Indian residents, 66.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 51.1% for other race residents, 28.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 44.3 years old
(Males: 42.8 years old, Females: 45.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.4 years old, Black residents: 40.1 years old, American Indian residents: 56.7 years old, Asian residents: 35.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 31.3 years old, Other race residents: 42.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Macoupin County is $409 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $492 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $613 a month.

Cities in this county include: Carlinville, Staunton, Virden, Gillespie, Girard, Brighton, Mount Olive, Bunker Hill, Benld, Palmyra.

Macoupin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

2018 air pollution in Macoupin County:

Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.00 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Below U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.032 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.000 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Macoupin County: West Roodhouse (A), Hartwell Ranch (B), Woodbine Country Club (C), Hillview Pumping Station (D), Hartwell Pumping Station (E), Fairbanks Pumping Station (F), Haypress (G), Roodhouse Fire Department (H), Virginia Tillery Round Barn (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Macoupin County include: Providence Church (A), Rubicon Church (B), Believers Church (C), Mount Gilead Church (D), New Life Church (E), Oak Grove Church (F), Pleasant Point Church (G), Richwoods Church (H), Martins Prairie Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Varble Cemetery (1), Walkerville Cemetery (2), Thompson Cemetery (3), Williams-Edwards Cemetery (4), Crawford Cemetery (5), Ceres Cemetery (6), Cannedy Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Long Lake (A), Horse Shoe Lake (B), Brushy Lake (C), Rives Lake (D), Horseshoe Lake (E), Round Lake (F), Shady Eighty Acres Lake (G), Greenfield City Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cole Creek (A), Cole Branch (B), Coates Creek (C), Coal Creek (D), Bucks Branch (E), Boyer Creek (F), Birch Creek (G), Whitaker Creek (H), Apple Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Macoupin County include: McMaster Woods Nature Preserve (1), Community Park (2), Lions Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Douglas County , Clarke County, Virginia , Greene County, Ohio , Wood County, West Virginia , Montgomery County , Moultrie County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.1%
Illinois:

6.5%

Unemployment by year in Macoupin, IL
County total employment by year in Macoupin, IL
County average yearly wages by year in Macoupin, IL

Current college students: 2,312
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 380 (67.6% naturalized citizens)

Macoupin County:

0.8%
Whole state:

13.9%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 652010 or later
  • 652000 to 2009
  • 1571990 to 1999
  • 321980 to 1989
  • 391970 to 1979
  • 135Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 50.5%

Macoupin County marital status for males Macoupin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,936
  • One, attached: 114
  • Two: 709
  • 3 or 4: 529
  • 5 to 9: 303
  • 10 to 19: 76
  • 20 to 49: 96
  • 50 or more: 193
  • Mobile homes: 1,772
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Housing units in Macoupin County with a mortgage: 7,630 (69 second mortgage, 458 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,952

Here:

53.8% with mortgage
State:

62.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Macoupin County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,93862
Catholic7,7079
Mainline Protestant6,82539
Other901
Orthodox401
None22,165-
Macoupin County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Macoupin County:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Macoupin County:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 30
This county:

6.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Macoupin County:

9.3%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Macoupin County:

29.1%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.4%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Macoupin County:

Average size of farms: 352 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $106,409
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $266.15
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.74%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 28.18%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $83,929
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 81.60%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.01%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $97,813
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.30%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.31
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.31%
Corn for grain: 177247 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 8406 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 154968 harvested acres
Vegetables: 90 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 244 acres

Tornado activity:

Macoupin County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 5728378.7 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 18 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/1/1983, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 15 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Macoupin County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 257% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 120.1 miles away from Macoupin County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 120.1 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 110.8 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 142.3 miles away from the county center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 144.0 miles away from Macoupin County center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 121.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Illinois Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4489, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Illinois Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: September 13, 2008 to October 05, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1800: October 03, 2008, FEMA Id: 1800, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Illinois Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: November 30, 2006 to December 01, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1681: February 09, 2007, FEMA Id: 1681, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Illinois Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3230: September 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 3230, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Illinois Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 21, 2002 to May 23, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1416: May 21, 2002, FEMA Id: 1416, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Illinois SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: June 06, 1983, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-684: June 06, 1983, FEMA Id: 684, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Illinois SEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: December 13, 1982, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-674: December 13, 1982, FEMA Id: 674, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Macoupin County (7) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Macoupin

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,663 (80.0%)
  • Carpooled: 730 (6.0%)
  • Bus: 30 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 120 (1.0%)
  • Bicycle: 29 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 387 (3.2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,134 (9.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (19%)
  • Philippines (12%)
  • Peru (11%)
  • Canada (10%)
  • Other Eastern Europe (6%)
  • Colombia (5%)
  • Russia (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Macoupin County


  • German (30%)
  • American (16%)
  • English (7%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Italian (5%)
  • European (3%)
  • Polish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Macoupin County, Illinois in 2000:

  • 778 people in nursing homes
  • 338 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 42 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Macoupin County, Illinois in 2010:

  • 435 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 354 people in college/university student housing
  • 70 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $59,036.

5.36% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,742 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
Illinois average:

4.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.25% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($31,957 average AGI)
1.11% relocated from other states ($7,785 average AGI)
Macoupin County:

1.11%
Illinois average:

1.87%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madison County, IL  1.59% ($43,390 average AGI)
from Sangamon County, IL  0.86% ($39,418)
from Montgomery County, IL  0.46% ($34,827)
from Jersey County, IL  0.32% ($40,649)
from Morgan County, IL  0.16% ($39,036)
from St. Louis County, MO  0.15% ($41,308)
from St. Clair County, IL  0.12% ($47,273)


5.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,112 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Illinois average:

5.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.06% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($27,934 average AGI)
1.45% relocated to other states ($11,179 average AGI)
Macoupin County:

1.45%
Illinois average:

2.67%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, IL  1.54% ($40,673 average AGI)
to Sangamon County, IL  0.78% ($37,698)
to Montgomery County, IL  0.43% ($27,506)
to Jersey County, IL  0.35% ($45,127)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4

Births per 1000 population in Macoupin County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Macoupin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Macoupin County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 2.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Macoupin County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Macoupin County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Macoupin County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Macoupin County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Macoupin County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Macoupin County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 9,294 (7,851 aged, 1,443 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 507 (4%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Macoupin County, Illinois in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (954)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (901)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (808)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (481)
  • Congestive heart failure (474)
  • Unspecified dementia (454)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (393)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (312)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (299)
  • Heart failure, unspecified (191)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.08
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,395
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 118
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 19,857

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,246
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,171
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 2

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 29
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 51

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 120.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 45,111
  • Male householders: 9,475 (2,503 living alone), Female householders: 9,476 (2,759 living alone)
  • 9,578 spouses (9,526 opposite-sex spouses), 1,395 unmarried partners, (1,349 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 11,680 children (10,889 natural, 133 adopted, 667 stepchildren), 790 grandchildren, 333 brothers or sisters, 282 parents, 18 foster children, 544 other relatives, 684 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 898

Size of family households: 6,328 2-persons, 2,762 3-persons, 2,223 4-persons, 859 5-persons, 372 6-persons, 126 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,260 1-person, 901 2-persons, 57 3-persons, 41 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

5,854 married couples with children.
2,627 single-parent households (698 men, 1,929 women).

98.5% of residents of Macoupin speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (92% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (53% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $270,495,000 ($5,513 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,951,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $141,818,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $75,985,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $12,916,000
Federal grants: $27,386,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,828,000 ($1,640,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,562,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,266,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $13,709,000
Federal Government insurance: $67,773,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,910
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,107
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +25
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +314
Here +6 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Macoupin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.26 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.2

Year house built in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • Year house built in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • 3692014 or later
  • 3732010 to 2013
  • 2,0212000 to 2009
  • 1,9531990 to 1999
  • 1,8951980 to 1989
  • 3,4461970 to 1979
  • 2,3021960 to 1969
  • 2,0771950 to 1959
  • 1,4471940 to 1949
  • 5,9291939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Macoupin County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • 151 room
  • 172 rooms
  • 2653 rooms
  • 1,5144 rooms
  • 3,4715 rooms
  • 3,4816 rooms
  • 2,1247 rooms
  • 1,7168 rooms
  • 1,8899+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • 911 room
  • 1062 rooms
  • 6293 rooms
  • 1,4604 rooms
  • 1,0115 rooms
  • 4376 rooms
  • 3347 rooms
  • 2038 rooms
  • 1339+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Macoupin County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • 22no bedroom
  • 4651 bedroom
  • 3,8652 bedrooms
  • 7,1923 bedrooms
  • 2,4734 bedrooms
  • 5075+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Macoupin County, Illinois
  • 92no bedroom
  • 8391 bedroom
  • 2,0802 bedrooms
  • 1,0753 bedrooms
  • 2244 bedrooms
  • 945+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Macoupin County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Macoupin County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Macoupin County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 336no vehicle
  • 3,3511 vehicle
  • 6,1602 vehicles
  • 3,1403 vehicles
  • 1,1144 vehicles
  • 4345+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Macoupin County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Macoupin County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 446no vehicle
  • 2,4551 vehicle
  • 1,1672 vehicles
  • 2733 vehicles
  • 464 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles

88.9% of Macoupin County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Illinois.

Macoupin County:

88.9%
State average:

87.3%

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

  • This state: 37,384
  • Other state: 7,178
  • Northeast: 550
  • Midwest: 4,006
  • South: 1,654
  • West: 964
Year householders moved into unit in Macoupin County, IL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Macoupin County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 60.2%Utility gas
  • 19.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 16.4%Electricity
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 56.4%Utility gas
  • 33.6%Electricity
  • 8.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.1%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 335
Here:

7.3%
Illinois:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 128
Here:

5.4%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 437
Here:

24.2%
Illinois:

27.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Macoupin County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $4,213,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $403,000
    Central Staff Services: $131,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $4,699,000
    General - Other: $4,269,000
    Police Protection: $2,663,000
    Regular Highways: $2,151,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,785,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,293,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,263,000
    Financial Administration: $357,000
    General Public Buildings: $102,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,675,000
    Other: $103,000
    Highways: $53,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $200,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $450,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $345,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,678,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $598,000
    Interest Earnings: $52,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $34,000
    General - Other: $30,000
    Regular Highways: $20,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,545,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,650,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,460,000
    Highways: $1,205,000
    Other: $62,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,900,000
    Other License: $107,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,457,000

Macoupin County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $4,213,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $403,000
    Central Staff Services: $131,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $4,699,000
    General - Other: $4,269,000
    Police Protection: $2,663,000
    Regular Highways: $2,151,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,785,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,293,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,263,000
    Financial Administration: $357,000
    General Public Buildings: $102,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,675,000
    Other: $103,000
    Highways: $53,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $200,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $450,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $345,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,678,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $598,000
    Interest Earnings: $52,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $34,000
    General - Other: $30,000
    Regular Highways: $20,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,545,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,650,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,460,000
    Highways: $1,205,000
    Other: $62,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,900,000
    Other License: $107,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,457,000

Macoupin County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $4,213,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $403,000
    Central Staff Services: $131,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $4,699,000
    General - Other: $4,269,000
    Police Protection: $2,663,000
    Regular Highways: $2,151,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,785,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,293,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,263,000
    Financial Administration: $357,000
    General Public Buildings: $102,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,675,000
    Other: $103,000
    Highways: $53,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $200,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $450,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $345,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,678,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $598,000
    Interest Earnings: $52,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $34,000
    General - Other: $30,000
    Regular Highways: $20,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,545,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,650,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,460,000
    Highways: $1,205,000
    Other: $62,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,900,000
    Other License: $107,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,457,000

Macoupin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $4,213,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $403,000
    Central Staff Services: $131,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $4,699,000
    General - Other: $4,269,000
    Police Protection: $2,663,000
    Regular Highways: $2,151,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,785,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,293,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,263,000
    Financial Administration: $357,000
    General Public Buildings: $102,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,675,000
    Other: $103,000
    Highways: $53,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $200,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $450,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $345,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $105,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,678,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $598,000
    Interest Earnings: $52,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $34,000
    General - Other: $30,000
    Regular Highways: $20,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,545,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,650,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,460,000
    Highways: $1,205,000
    Other: $62,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,900,000
    Other License: $107,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,457,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 822
  • Number of aged recipients: 48
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 774
  • Number of recipients under 18: 130
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 587
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 105
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 315
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 363
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED126$82,437265$77,9251,510$103,372145$36,1241$312,000147$63,68054$53,907
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$133,83313$79,23176$116,5266$52,8330$02$105,0005$68,800
APPLICATIONS DENIED33$95,93960$61,233261$100,29148$24,6460$010$81,80018$66,222
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN14$97,92917$109,176140$106,40717$39,0590$08$67,1255$60,400
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$110,8002$102,00017$115,0593$43,3330$02$100,5001$38,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED39$101,74470$115,9861$149,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$130,63624$132,2920$01$105,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$133,16715$121,2003$149,0001$105,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$115,0009$110,4440$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$97,0003$120,6670$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Macoupin, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Macoupin, IL - Value
Most common first names in Macoupin County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John65776.4 years
Mary58481.4 years
William46576.3 years
James35974.4 years
Charles32875.7 years
George29776.7 years
Robert29371.1 years
Joseph24176.4 years
Anna23985.2 years
Helen23380.7 years
Most common last names in Macoupin County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith19976.7 years
Miller11676.8 years
Johnson10476.7 years
Brown9077.8 years
Jones8778.0 years
Davis8077.7 years
Anderson6677.1 years
Allen6679.3 years
Wilson5074.4 years
Moore4776.7 years
Businesses in Macoupin County, IL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Jones New York3
Ace Hardware2La-Z-Boy2
Alco Stores1Lane Furniture3
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets10
Chevrolet5McDonald's1
Circle K2RadioShack2
Curves2Subway5
Dairy Queen4Super 81
FedEx2True Value3
Ford1U-Haul5
H&R Block3UPS3
Hardee's3Walmart1