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Union County, Illinois

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Population:

  • Total Population: 18,293
  • Males: 8,887
  • Females: 9,406

Ethnicity:

  • White: 17,365
  • Black/African American: 121
  • Hispanic: 497
  • Native American/Eskimo: 79
  • Asian: 84
  • Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 0
  • Other: 9
  • 2 or more: 138

Top 5 Languages spoken at home:

  1. English only (16,715)
  2. Spanish (455)
  3. German (65)
  4. French (25)
  5. Korean (10)

Top 7 Countries of Origin for Immigrants

Total Reported: 354

  1. Mexico (220)
  2. Vietnam (22)
  3. Yugoslavia (17)
  4. China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (14)
  5. Japan (12)
  6. Honduras (10)
  7. Chile (6)

Top 5 Religions by Adherents:

  1. Southern Baptist Convention (8,016)
  2. Catholic Church (1,407)
  3. Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (929)
  4. Christian Churches and Churches of Christ (363)
  5. United Methodist Church, The (360)

Migrant Health Clinics

  • Union-Jackson Farm Labor Camp: c/o Shawnee Health Service, Cobden - (618) 893-4811

Disabilities:

  • Total Reported: 9,219
  • Sensory: 867
  • Physical: 2,337
  • Mental: 1,463
  • Self-care: 819
  • Go outside home: 1,727
  • Employment: 1,939

Grandparents as caregivers

Grandparents as caregivers: 114

Heating fuel:

  • Total Reported: 7,290
  • Utility gas: 2,909
  • Bottled or LP gas: 1,776
  • Electricity: 2,095
  • Fuel oil, kerosene: 59
  • Coal or Coke: 8
  • Wood: 381
  • Solar Energy: 0
  • Other fuel: 11
  • No fuel used: 51

Vehicles available:

  • Total Reported: 14,446
  • No vehicle: 1,445
  • 1 or more vehicle: 13,001

Education Attainment:

  • No School: 255
  • No High School: 1,323
  • Some High School: 1,622
  • High School: 3,931
  • Some College: 2,694
  • Associate's Degree: 869
  • College Degree: 1,202
  • Master's Degree: 598
  • Professional Degree: 130
  • Doctoral Degree: 71

Household Phones:

  • Households Reporting: 7,290
  • Owners with phone: 5,342
  • Owners without phone: 154
  • Renters with phone: 1,548
  • Renters without phone: 246

10 closest counties:

  1. Pulaski County, Illinois
  2. Jackson County, Illinois
  3. Alexander County, Illinois
  4. Johnson County, Illinois
  5. Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
  6. Williamson County, Illinois
  7. Ballard County, Kentucky
  8. Scott County, Missouri
  9. Massac County, Illinois
  10. Franklin County, Illinois

Data Detail

Zip Codes in county:

62905, 62906, 62920, 62926, 62952, 62961, 62998

  • Page last updated on Mar 12, 2007
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