Grand Tower, IL

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Grand Tower Profile


Overview

Grand Tower is a tiny city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 588 people and just one neighborhood, Grand Tower is the 728th largest community in Illinois.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Grand Tower, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 50.43% of Grand Tower’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Grand Tower is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grand Tower who work in food service (10.26%), healthcare (8.55%), and sales jobs (5.98%).


Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Grand Tower has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Grand Tower has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Grand Tower than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Grand Tower may be for you.

One downside of living in Grand Tower, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.19 minutes every day commuting to work.

Grand Tower is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Grand Tower Demographics

The citizens of Grand Tower have a very low rate of college education: just 6.41% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.

The per capita income in Grand Tower in 2010 was $17,323, which is low income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $69,292 for a family of four.

The people who call Grand Tower home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grand Tower residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Grand Tower include German, English, Dutch, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Grand Tower is English. Other important languages spoken here include Thai and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Crime
Grand Tower 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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Grand Tower 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89
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Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 7 districts:

MURPHYSBORO CUSD 186


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Mcelvain School
593 Ava Rd
Murphysboro, IL, 62966
PK-PK
Murphysboro High School
50 Blackwood Dr
Murphysboro, IL, 62966
09-12
Murphysboro Middle School
2125 Spruce St
Murphysboro, IL, 62966
06-08
Gen John A Logan Attendance Cntr
320 Watson Rd
Murphysboro, IL, 62966
PK-05
Carruthers Elementary School
80 Candy Ln
Murphysboro, IL, 62966
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 52.3% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.7% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.6% 3.4%

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CARBONDALE ESD 95


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Thomas Elementary School
1025 N Wall St
Carbondale, IL, 62901
02-03
Carbondale Middle School
1150 E Grand Ave
Carbondale, IL, 62901
06-08
Parrish Elem School
121 N Parrish Ln
Carbondale, IL, 62901
PK-01
Lewis School
801 S Lewis Ln
Carbondale, IL, 62901
04-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.6% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.6% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.4%

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CARBONDALE CHSD 165


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Carbondale Comm H S
1301 E Walnut St
Carbondale, IL, 62901
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.9% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.3% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 3.4%

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TRICO CUSD 176


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Trico Elementary School
16343 Highway 4
Campbell Hill, IL, 62916
PK-05
Trico Jr High School
16533 Highway 4
Campbell Hill, IL, 62916
06-08
Trico Senior High School
16533 Highway 4
Campbell Hill, IL, 62916
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.8% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 49.8% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 3.4%

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UNITY POINT CCSD 140


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Unity Point Elem School
4033 S Illinois Ave
Carbondale, IL, 62903
PK-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.1% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.2% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 3.4%

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COBDEN SUD 17


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cobden Jr High School
413 N Appleknocker St
Cobden, IL, 62920
07-08
Cobden High School
413 N Appleknocker St
Cobden, IL, 62920
09-12
Cobden Elem School
413 N Appleknocker St
Cobden, IL, 62920
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.8% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.4% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.3% 3.4%

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SHAWNEE CUSD 84


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Shawnee Elem School North
504 2 Nd St
Grand Tower, IL, 62942
KG-04
Shawnee Elementary School
3365 N State Route 3
Wolf Lake, IL, 62998
PK-05
Shawnee High School
3365 State Rte 3 N
Wolf Lake, IL, 62998
09-12
Shawnee Jr High School
3365 State Hwy 3 N
Wolf Lake, IL, 62998
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 96.6% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 74.9% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.8% 3.4%

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