Quality of Life

Population

Subzone

2010 EZ Census

2010 Total County Census

Alexander (census tracts: 9577, 9578, and 9579)

5,310

8,238

Johnson County (census tract 9778)

3,618

12,582

Pulaski (entire county)

6,161

6,161

Total Population

15,089

26,981



Income

County

1995 Median Household

2000 Median Household

Alexander County

$ 18,962

$ 26,042

Johnson County

$ 28,124

$ 33,326

Pulaski County

$ 21,518

$ 25,361



Education Attainment Scores
2010 Illinois School Report Card Results

School District

County

2010 ACT Composite Score

Egyptian Community Unit School

Alexander

18.2

Cairo Unit School

Alexander

15.7

Meridian

Pulaski

16.5

Century Community School

Pulaski

16.6

Vienna High School

Johnson

18.7

State of Illinois

102 Counties

20.5



Hospitals within a one hour drive

Hospital

Location

St. Francis Medical Center

Cape Girardeau, MO

Southeast Missouri Hospital

Cape Girardeau, MO

Union County Hospital

Anna, IL

Marion Memorial Hospital

Marion, IL

Veteran's Administration Hospital

Marion, IL

Massac Memorial Hospital

Metropolis, IL

St. Joseph's Hospital

Murphysboro, IL

Memorial Hospital of Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

Western Baptist Hospital

Paducah, KY

Lourdes Hospital

Paducah, KY



Health Care Facilities In the Empowerment Zone

Facility Name

Location

Specialties

Cairo Rehab Center

Mounds

Outpatient Physical Therapy and sports medicine

Community Health & Emergency Services

Cairo

Dental, primary, ancillary, prenatal, medical, ambulatory, radiology, laboratory, clinical social work and psychiatry and substance abuse treatment and prevention

Delta Center

Cairo

Youth services, substance abuse, respite, outpatient mental health, psychosocial rehabilitation

Family Counseling Center

Vienna

Mental health, development disabilities, substance abuse, vocational readiness, sheltered and supported employment, foster care residential alternatives, and school-based counseling

Rural Health, Inc.

Vienna

General Medicine

Real Rehabilitation

Vienna

Physical Therapy

Dewey Dixon Center

Mounds

Chiropractic

Diversified Rehabilitation

Mounds

Physical Therapy


Post-Secondary Education

Institution

Location

Commute Time

Shawnee Community College

Ullin, IL

In the empowerment zone

Southern Illinois University

Carbondale, IL

1 hour

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau, MO

45 minutes

Institute of Electronic Technology

Paducah, KY

1 hour

Western Kentucky Technical College

Paducah, KY

1 hour