Kane County                                
       
Data Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis    
Economic Overview for Kane County, Illinois          
   
Year
1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Personal income 1,174,394 3,181,741 6,774,791 8,838,941 11,292,934 12,197,330  
Nonfarm personal income 1,165,709 3,177,708 6,749,525 8,817,498 11,274,865 12,176,277  
  Farm personal income 8,685 4,033 25,266 21,443 18,069 21,053  
Net earnings by place of residence 952,456 2,404,429 5,067,338 6,611,814 8,474,468 9,220,267  
Transfer payments 65,623 286,103 547,708 772,895 896,337 959,835  
Income maintenance 1,923 19,627 40,499 69,316 62,015 60,645  
Unemployment insurance benefit payments 3,048 36,195 25,160 35,800 40,092 42,256  
Retirement and other 60,652 230,281 482,049 667,779 794,230 856,934  
Dividends, interest, and rent 156,315 491,209 1,159,745 1,454,232 1,922,129 2,017,228  
Population (number of persons) 251,879 278,852 319,491 356,995 396,371 407,361  
Per capita personal income 4,663 11,410 21,205 24,759 28,491 29,942  
Per capita net earnings 3,781 8,623 15,861 18,521 21,380 22,634  
Per capita transfer payments   261 1,026 1,714 2,165 2,261 2,356  
Per capita income maintenance   8 70 127 194 156 149  
Per capita unemployment insurance benefits 12 130 79 100 101 104  
Per capita retirement & other 241 826 1,509 1,871 2,004 2,104  
Per capita dividends, interest, & rent 621 1,762 3,630 4,074 4,849 4,952  
Total earnings (place of work, $000) 812,509 1,988,329 4,179,161 5,563,883 7,346,117 7,903,237  
Wage and salary disbursements 687,174 1,620,690 3,437,151 4,562,893 6,192,406 6,687,408  
Other labor income 47,318 195,926 455,521 617,914 669,695 706,578  
Proprietors' income 78,017 171,713 286,489 383,076 484,016 509,251  
Nonfarm proprietors' income 72,566 173,941 271,118 375,550 484,432 505,909  
Farm proprietors' income 5,451 -2,228 15,371 7,526 -416 3,342  
Total full- and part- time employment (number of persons) 110,042 133,617 175,498 197,378 232,035 242,189  
Wage and salary jobs (number of persons) 97,508 116,686 151,012 169,556 199,049 208,163  
Number of proprietors (number of persons) 12,534 16,931 24,486 27,822 32,986 34,026  
Number of nonfarm proprietors (number of persons) 11,257 15,868 23,686 27,132 32,321 33,370  
Number of farm proprietors (number of persons) 1,277 1,063 800 690 665 656  
Average earnings per job 7,384 14,881 23,813 28,189 31,660 32,633  
Average wage and salary disbursements 7,047 13,889 22,761 26,911 31,110 32,126  
Average nonfarm proprietors' income 6,446 10,962 11,446 13,842 14,988 15,161  
           
         
Employment by Industry for Kane County, Illinois        
   
     
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Total full- and part-time employment 110,042 133,617 175,498 197,378 232,035 242,189  
  Wage and salary employment 97,508 116,686 151,012 169,556 199,049 208,163  
  Proprietors' employment 12,534 16,931 24,486 27,822 32,986 34,026  
    Farm proprietors' employment 1,277 1,063 800 690 665 656  
Nonfarm proprietor's employment 11,257 15,868 23,686 27,132 32,321 33,370  
  2,031 1,828 1,494 1,399 1,487 1,512    
Employment by Industry (by place of work)    
  Farm employment  
  Nonfarm employment 108,011 131,789 174,004 195,979 230,548 240,677  
    Private employment 94,113 117,649 153,752 173,079 205,416 214,184  
      Ag. serv., forestry, fishing, and other 3/ 400 717 1,708 2,291 2,842 2,957  
      Mining 169 217 278 245 245 226  
      Construction 4,792 5,160 10,975 11,039 13,103 14,284  
      Manufacturing 36,317 35,989 33,732 37,933 41,729 41,804  
      Transportation and public utilities 3,612 4,600 4,694 4,951 6,543 6,777  
      Wholesale trade 3,872 6,538 9,339 10,079 10,864 11,325  
      Retail trade 18,773 25,184 32,724 33,335 34,634 35,665  
      Finance, insurance, and real estate 6,213 10,448 14,745 14,725 18,934 19,050  
      Services 19,965 28,796 45,557 58,481 76,522 82,096  
    Government and government enterprises 13,898 14,140 20,252 22,900 25,132 26,493  
      Federal, civilian 1,611 1,546 1,858 1,754 1,864 2,078  
      Military 914 674 1,118 929 892 904  
      State and local 11,373 11,920 17,276 20,217 22,376 23,511  
        State (N) 1,939 2,133 2,060 2,101 2,137  
        Local (N) 9,981 15,143 18,157 20,275 21,374  
           
   
Income and Payroll by Industry for Kane County, Illinios       
   
     
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Earnings by place of work 812,509 1,988,329 4,179,161 5,563,883 7,346,117 7,903,237  
Less: Personal cont. for social insurance 27,115 89,548 231,730 329,811 422,039 447,923  
Plus: Adjustment for residence 167,062 505,648 1,119,907 1,377,742 1,550,390 1,764,953  
Equals: Net earnings by place of residence 952,456 2,404,429 5,067,338 6,611,814 8,474,468 9,220,267  
Plus: Dividends, interest, and rent 156,315 491,209 1,159,745 1,454,232 1,922,129 2,017,228  
Plus: Transfer payments 65,623 286,103 547,708 772,895 896,337 959,835  
Equals: Personal income 1,174,394 3,181,741 6,774,791 8,838,941 11,292,934 12,197,330  
Nonfarm personal income 1,165,709 3,177,708 6,749,525 8,817,498 11,274,865 12,176,277  
Farm personal income 8,685 4,033 25,266 21,443 18,069 21,053  
Population (number of persons) 251,879 278,852 319,491 356,995 396,371 407,361  
Per capita personal income (dollars) 4,663 11,410 21,205 24,759 28,491 29,942  
Earnings by place of work 687,174 1,620,690 3,437,151 4,562,893 6,192,406 6,687,408  
Wage and salary disbursements  
Other labor income 47,318 195,926 455,521 617,914 669,695 706,578  
Proprietors' income 78,017 171,713 286,489 383,076 484,016 509,251  
Farm proprietors' income 5,451 -2,228 15,371 7,526 -416 3,342  
Nonfarm proprietors' income 72,566 173,941 271,118 375,550 484,432 505,909  
Earnings by Industry (by place of work) 8,685 4,033 25,266 21,443 18,069 21,053  
Farm earnings  
Nonfarm earnings 803,824 1,984,296 4,153,895 5,542,440 7,328,048 7,882,184  
Private earnings 697,633 1,755,148 3,508,073 4,727,497 6,256,277 6,738,507  
Ag. serv., forestry, fishing, and other   2,706 8,810 31,253 47,092 66,534 69,880    
Agricultural services       45,857 64,926 68,168    
Forestry, fishing, and other       1,235 1,608 1,712    
Forestry                
Fishing              
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Mining 1,688 9,846 5,442 6,475 7,782 7,153  
Metal mining 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Coal mining   285 416 544 316 314  
Oil and gas extraction 542 7,625 430 340 801 991  
Nonmetallic minerals, except fuels 1,142 1,936 4,596 5,591 6,665 5,848  
Construction 54,331 109,070 364,990 406,803 568,157 638,265  
General building contractors 14,954 22,401 75,303 86,495 114,543 130,205  
Heavy construction contractors 10,339 13,279 27,603 22,063 56,535 72,436  
Special trade contractors 29,038 73,390 262,084 298,245 397,079 435,624  
Manufacturing 317,133 697,311 1,070,458 1,410,049 1,771,374 1,892,344  
Nondurable goods 81,781 184,815 397,561 532,454 712,726 749,789  
Food and kindred products 12,994 38,483 62,008 61,485 91,474 89,229  
Textile mill products         5,942 5,684  
Apparel and other textile products 6,622 9,568 9,031 5,182 9,634 11,534  
Paper and allied products 11,277 16,657 32,065 54,306 74,085 77,732  
Printing and publishing 18,435 44,717 145,558 123,141 135,454 145,012  
Chemicals and allied products 11,014 33,814 60,567 70,091 124,253 131,064  
Petroleum and coal products 1,591 6,139   3,970      
Tobacco products 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Rubber and misc. plastics products 13,179 34,271 84,451 207,719 266,049 283,428  
Leather and leather products     0        
Durable goods 235,352 512,496 672,897 877,595 1,058,648 1,142,555  
Lumber and wood products       30,481 36,490 35,352  
Furniture and fixtures 36,999 87,671 88,829 51,349 40,405 42,874  
Primary metal industries 14,323 22,517 43,591 34,298 62,313 66,967  
Fabricated metal products 29,012 98,735 110,240 136,908 176,180 178,522  
Industrial machinery and equipment 89,945 145,406 162,579 238,410 295,816 300,656  
Electronic and other electric equipment 33,878 73,727 125,523 226,806 307,240 373,181  
Motor vehicles and equipment 3,002 7,549 20,745 17,908 16,446 14,416  
Other transportation equipment       14,923 16,698 19,431  
Ordnance 245            
Stone, clay, and glass products 7,332 27,029 26,639 48,140 56,361 56,616  
Instruments and related products 2,723 21,728 42,744 49,856 32,022 33,845  
Miscellaneous manufacturing industries 10,232 21,167 18,438 28,516 18,677 20,695  
Transportation and public utilities 34,611 106,244 139,472 179,397 288,144 301,073  
Railroad transportation 8,453 23,447 20,616 21,056 20,834 20,511  
Trucking and warehousing 13,306 45,334 64,011 78,983 111,686 107,540  
Water transportation 0 0 0 0      
Other transportation 972 5,266 14,657 22,433   32,306  
Local and interurban passenger transit 696 2,623 2,009 6,000 7,395 8,208  
Transportation by air 88 440 908 1,700   2,291  
Pipelines, except natural gas 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Transportation services 188 2,203 11,740 14,733 18,883 21,807  
Communications 8,252 26,531 31,101 39,413 45,353 65,589  
Electric, gas, and sanitary services 3,628 5,666 9,087 17,512 81,880    
Wholesale trade 39,433 140,657 299,604 405,842 528,294 573,230  
Retail trade 98,104 239,392 444,558 484,680 583,809 620,804  
Building materials and garden equipment 8,080 17,628 41,160 47,933 61,375 67,985  
General merchandise stores 21,375 30,490 41,267 57,487 55,611 59,951  
Food stores 12,912 38,854 65,919 63,666 69,929 77,374  
Automotive dealers and service stations 19,271 40,349 77,327 80,367 104,719 111,170  
Apparel and accessory stores 4,839 13,255 19,215 18,462 20,482 22,690  
Home furniture and furnishings stores 5,615 10,268 28,949 32,768 39,769 38,172  
Eating and drinking places 15,055 45,589 89,443 99,740 137,986 142,272  
Miscellaneous retail 10,957 42,959 81,278 84,257 93,938 101,190  
Finance, insurance, and real estate 30,332 98,762 259,931 331,171 477,381 469,352  
Depository & non-depository institutions 10,184 32,039 120,771 164,203 255,845 225,768  
Other finance, insurance, & real estate 20,148 66,723 139,160 166,968 221,536 243,584  
Security & commodity brokers     1,413 4,453 16,982 19,659  
Insurance carriers 8,467 42,193 83,741 49,985 48,867 47,381  
Insurance agents, brokers, and services 5,333 11,833 36,421 40,050 49,703 61,315  
Real estate 4,792 12,180 26,412 60,843 87,007 86,998  
Combined real estate, insurance, etc.          
Holding and other investment offices 532 -899 -8,827 11,637 18,977 28,231  
Services 119,295 345,056 892,365 1,455,988 1,964,802 2,166,406  
Hotels and other lodging places 8,379 8,642 11,580 14,632 21,870 23,475  
Personal services 9,617 21,406 32,791 39,332 47,251 52,264  
Private households 3,376 5,411 5,954 7,359 7,725 8,215  
Business services 10,588 48,610 159,128 240,737 520,491 578,339  
Auto repair, services, and parking 5,650 13,227 36,287 51,145 66,029 69,414  
Miscellaneous repair services 2,712 9,439 57,315   18,563 17,526  
Amusement and recreation services 2,492 7,755 18,320 126,274 146,113 150,764  
Motion pictures 823 1,168   3,389 3,607 3,140  
Health services 40,900 146,408 347,900 463,403 564,255 640,744  
Legal services 5,040 19,149 41,482 54,309 67,804 79,544  
Educational services 6,619 10,004 25,841 40,038 52,249 60,258  
Social services   11,886 31,890 48,262 62,300 68,564  
Museums, botanical, zoological gardens 0 0          
Membership organizations 12,145 21,318 49,995 58,079 75,799 81,460  
Engineering and management services     64,728 219,545 297,072 319,186  
Miscellaneous services 10,954 20,633 5,199 9,851      
Government and government enterprises 106,191 229,148 645,822 814,943 1,071,771 1,143,677  
Federal, civilian 22,130 55,335 104,436 131,009 183,179 193,483  
Military 1,507 2,802 10,634 10,324 11,841 12,648  
State and local 82,554 171,011 530,752 673,610 876,751 937,546  
State   35,186 80,758 95,862 117,174 123,429    
Local   135,825 449,994 577,748 759,577 814,117  
               
Average Earnings per job for Kane County, Illinois        
     
 
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Average earnings per job 7,384 14,881 23,813 28,189 31,660 32,633  
Wage and salary 7,047 13,889 22,761 26,911 31,110 32,126    
Proprietors 6,224 10,142 11,700 13,769 14,673 14,967    
Farm Proprietors 4,269 -2,096 19,214 10,907 -626 5,095    
Nonfarm Proprietors   6,446 10,962 11,446 13,842 14,988 15,161    
Earnings per Job by Industry (by place of work)   Farm 4,276 2,206 16,912 15,327 12,151 13,924    
Nonfarm 7,442 15,057 23,872 28,281 31,785 32,750    
Private 7,413 14,919 22,816 27,314 30,457 31,461    
Ag. serv., forestry, fishing, and other 6,765 12,287 18,298 20,555 23,411 23,632    
Mining 9,988 45,373 19,576 26,429 31,763 31,650    
Construction 11,338 21,138 33,256 36,851 43,361 44,684    
Manufacturing 8,732 19,376 31,734 37,172 42,449 45,267    
Transportation and public utilities 9,582 23,097 29,713 36,234 44,039 44,426    
Wholesale trade 10,184 21,514 32,081 40,266 48,628 50,616    
Retail trade 5,226 9,506 13,585 14,540 16,857 17,407    
Finance, insurance, and real estate 4,882 9,453 17,628 22,490 25,213 24,638    
Services 5,975 11,983 19,588 24,897 25,676 26,389    
Government and government enterprises 7,641 16,206 31,889 35,587 42,646 43,169    
Federal, civilian 13,737 35,792 56,209 74,692 98,272 93,110    
Military 1,649 4,157 9,512 11,113 13,275 13,991    
State and local 7,259 14,347 30,722 33,319 39,183 39,877    
State NA 18,146 37,861 46,535 55,771 57,758    
Local NA 13,608 29,716 31,820 37,464 38,089    
               
Retail for Kane County, Illinois    
   
   
   
 
   
Fiscal Current Total Constant Total Number of Current Sales Constant Sales Per Capita  
Year Retail Sales Retail Sales (base=FY71) Retail Firms Per Firm Per Firm Sales  
1987 $2,086,677,000 $756,042,391 1,781 $1,171,632 $424,504 $6,987  
1992 $2,673,812,000 $781,816,374 3,200 $835,566 $244,318 $8,012  
1997 $3,116,605,000 $793,029,262 1,353 $2,303,477 $586,127 $8,163  
         
         
         
         
Transfer Payments (Retirement, Health Care, Unemployment, Income Assistance etc.)    
   
 
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Total transfer payments 65,623 286,103 547,708 772,895 896,337 959,835  
Government payments to individuals 59,161 264,459 501,683 706,722 811,822 869,153  
Ret. & disab. insurance benefit payments 40,883 142,628 277,896 310,833 373,603 403,681  
Old-age, surv. & disability insur. Payments 37,701 133,378 265,342 296,461 358,477 388,536  
Railroad retirement & disability payments 3,077 8,329 11,169 12,443 12,434 12,441  
Workers' comp. payments (federal & state) 93 487 807 1,065 1,388 1,520  
Other govt. disability insur.& ret. pay.   434 578 864 1,304 1,184  
Medical payments 7,086 54,857 144,827 274,244 318,811 346,583  
Medicare 6,154 37,730 105,566 166,694 194,658 208,564  
Military medical insurance payments 121 219 822 542 573 567  
Public assistance medical care 811 16,908 38,439 107,008 123,580 137,452  
Income maintenance benefit payments 1,923 19,627 40,499 69,316 62,015 60,645  
Suppl. security income (SSI) payments 295 2,614 7,005 14,966 16,155 16,460  
Family assistance 927 8,923 13,564 14,896 6,508 5,521  
Food stamps 269 5,525 12,867 18,216 12,070 12,866  
Other income maintenance   432 2,565 7,063 21,238 27,282 25,798  
Unemployment insurance benefit payments 3,048 36,195 25,160 35,800 40,092 42,256  
State unemployment insurance compensation 2,818 34,819 24,864 35,381 39,696 41,830  
Unemp. comp. for fed. civilian empl.(UCFE)   57 101 179 131 129  
Unemp. compensation for railroad employees 68 415 65   107 105  
Unemp. compensation for veterans (UCX) 122 213 101 185 118 99  
Other unemployment compensation 0 691       93  
Veterans benefit payments 5,763 8,327 8,848 10,213 8,764 9,229  
Veterans pensions & disability payments 3,265 4,948 6,544 6,941 7,660 8,088  
Veterans readjustment payments 1,240 2,025 70 1,090 846 778  
Veterans life insurance benefit payments 1,069 1,327 2,223 2,172 245 348  
Other assistance to veterans   189            
Fed educ. & trng. asst. pay. (excl. vets) 452 2,750 4,188 5,572 7,001 5,191  
Other payments to individuals   75 265 744 1,536 1,568  
Payments to nonprofit institutions 3,980 13,652 24,666 40,818 53,987 58,525  
Federal government payments 1,897 4,007 5,121 8,971 10,154 11,040  
State and local government payments 1,088 6,728 13,414 21,607 28,176 30,576  
Business payments 995 2,917 6,131 10,240 15,657 16,909  
Business payments to individuals 2,482 7,992 21,359 25,355 30,528 32,157  
             
             
Census of Agriculture for Lake County, Illinois          
           
 
         
Year 1987 1992 1997        
Farms (number) 448 375 335    
Land in farms (acres) 82349 73142 50901        
Land in farms - average size of farm (acres) 184 195 152        
Land in farms - median size of farm (acres) N N 25        
  561429 639753 723279        
Value of land and buildings        
Estimated market value of land and buildings average per farm (dollars)        
 Estimated market value of land and buildings average per acre (dollars) 3269 4372 3993        
  50587 54382 78754        
Estimated market value of all machinery and equipment        
Estimated market value of all machinery/equipment:aver per farm (dollars)        
Farms by size: 1 to 9 acres 76 65 65        
Farms by size: 10 to 49 acres 182 155 154        
Farms by size: 50 to 179 acres 88 74 56        
Farms by size: 180 to 499 acres 60 43 38        
Farms by size: 500 to 999 acres 23 19 9        
Farms by size: 1,000 acres or more 19 19 13        
Total cropland (farms) 408 353 303        
Total cropland (acres) 69022 62854 41519        
Total cropland, harvested cropland (farms) 364 322 279        
Total cropland, harvested cropland (acres) 55448 53902 38332        
Irrigated land (farms) 38 44 52        
Irrigated land (acres) 401 365 278        
Market value of agricultural products sold ($1,000) 28942 31750 32246        
Market value of agricultural products sold, average per farm (dollars) 64603 84666 96256        
Market value of ag prod sold-crops,incl nursery and greenhouse crops ($1,000) 21063 28613 28073        
Market value of ag products sold - livestock, poultry, and their products ($1,000) 7879 3137 4173        
  137 127 106        
Farms by value of sales:        
Farms by value of sales: Less than $2,500        
Farms by value of sales: $2,500 to $4,999 58 45 34        
Farms by value of sales: $5,000 to $9,999 50 34 39        
Farms by value of sales: $10,000 to $24,999 62 47 36        
Farms by value of sales: $25,000 to $49,999 38 34 22        
Farms by value of sales: $50,000 to $99,999 27 29 34        
Farms by value of sales: $100,000 or more 76 59 64        
Total farm production expenses ($1,000) 22961 24603 25200        
Total farm production expenses average per farm (dollars) 51251 65784 74556        
Net cash return from agricultural sales for the farm unit (see text) (farms) 448 374 338        
Net cash return from agricultural sales for the farm unit (see text) ($1,000) 3822 3549 6973        
Net cash return from ag sales for fm unit (see text)@1, average per farm (dollars) 8530 9490 20629        
Operators by principal occupation: Farming 203 157 133        
Operators by principal occupation: Other 245 218 202        
Operators by days worked off farm: Any 269 218 181        
 Operators by days worked off farm: 200 days or more 179 151 123        
  88 52 36        
Livestock and poultry        
Livestock and poultry: Cattle and calves inventory (farms)        
Livestock and poultry: Cattle and calves inventory (number) 3924 2110 1648        
Beef cows (farms) 40 32 16        
Beef cows (number) 468 315 180        
Milk cows (farms) 25 13 12        
Milk cows (number) 1211 587 462        
Cattle and calves sold (farms) 72 46 33        
Cattle and calves sold (number) 2491 911 627        
Hogs and pigs inventory (farms) 22 15 10        
Hogs and pigs inventory (number) 2239 1338 349        
Hogs and pigs sold (farms) 24 14 9        
Hogs and pigs sold (number) 4962 2103 673        
Sheep and lambs inventory (farms) 26 23 21        
Sheep and lambs inventory (number) 641 431 505        
Layers and pullets 13 weeks old and older inventory (see text) (farms) 40 23 18        
Layers and pullets 13 weeks old and older inventory (see text) (number) 20805 1401 D        
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold (farms) 4 0 4        
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold (number) 43 0 316        
  153 104 75        
Selected crops harvested        
Corn for grain or seed (farms)        
Corn for grain or seed (acres) 22412 20344 13446        
Corn for grain or seed (bushels) 2169278 1841779 1666757        
Corn for silage or green chop (farms) 32 18 12        
Corn for silage or green chop (acres) 1219 951 381        
Corn for silage or green chop (tons, green) 15691 10560 5665        
Sorghum for grain or seed (farms) N N N        
Sorghum for grain or seed (acres) N N N        
Sorghum for grain or seed (bushels) N N N        
Wheat for grain (farms) 50 18 44        
Wheat for grain (acres) 4648 2094 4363        
Wheat for grain (bushels) 198855 72074 195401        
Barley for grain (farms) N N N        
Barley for grain (acres) N N N        
Barley for grain (bushels) N N N        
Oats for grain (farms) N N N        
Oats for grain (acres) N N N        
Oats for grain (bushels) N N N        
Rice (farms) N N N        
Rice (acres) N N N        
Rice (hundredweight) N N N        
Sunflower seed (farms) N N N        
Sunflower seed (acres) N N N        
Sunflower seed (pounds) N N N        
Cotton (farms) N N N        
Cotton (acres) N N N        
Cotton (bales) N N N        
Tobacco (farms) N N N        
Tobacco (acres) N N N        
Tobacco (pounds) N N N        
Soybeans for beans (farms) 123 101 70        
Soybeans for beans (acres) 19052 21951 13987        
Soybeans for beans (bushels) 622541 651635 508842        
Dry edible beans, excluding dry limas (farms) N N N        
Dry edible beans, excluding dry limas (acres) N N N        
Dry edible beans, excluding dry limas (hundredweight) N N N        
Potatoes, excluding sweetpotatoes (farms) N N N        
Potatoes, excluding sweetpotatoes (acres) N N N        
Potatoes, excluding sweetpotatoes (hundredweight) N N N        
Sugar beets for sugar (farms) N N N        
Sugar beets for sugar (acres) N N N        
Sugar beets for sugar (tons) N N N        
Sugarcane for sugar (farms) N N N        
Sugarcane for sugar (acres) N N N        
Sugarcane for sugar (tons) N N N        
Pineapples harvested (farms) N N N        
Pineapples harvested (acres) N N N        
Pineapples harvested (tons) N N N        
Peanuts for nuts (farms) N N N        
Peanuts for nuts (acres) N N N        
Peanuts for nuts (pounds) N N N        
Hay-alfalfa,other tame,small grain,wild,grass silage,green chop,etc (farms) 173 158 107        
Hay-alfalfa,other tame,small grain,wild,grass silage,green chop,etc (acres) 5557 5832 3913        
Hay-alfal,oth tame,small grain,wild,grass silage,green chop,etc (tons,dry) 15012 12715 9364        
Vegetables harvested for sale  (farms) 29 18 24        
Vegetables harvested for sale  (acres) 750 897 666        
Land in orchards (farms) N N N        
Land in orchards (acres) N N N        
Land in orchards (acres) N N N        
           
           
Farm Earnings for Kane County, Illinois      
     
 
   
Year 1970 1980 1990 1995 1999 2000  
Cash receipts 46,075 102,946 105,450 127,251 97,999 105,531  
Total livestock and products 28,456 43,618 31,507 25,310 19,778 23,515  
Total crops 17,619 59,328 73,943 101,941 78,221 82,016  
Other income 6,680 4,088 12,718 11,618 22,713 23,820  
Government payments 2,064 172 5,403 4,724 14,509 14,699  
Imputed and miscellaneous income received 4,616 3,916 7,315 6,894 8,204 9,121  
Total production expenses 43,750 97,531 102,735 111,347 120,928 126,794  
Feed purchased 3,555 4,604 4,711 3,681 2,255 2,277  
Livestock purchased 8,558 11,567 9,724 7,375 6,050 7,161  
Seed purchased 1,559 3,888 4,874 6,745 8,980 9,423  
Fertilizer & lime (incl. ag. chem. 78-fwd.) 2,796 11,985 10,366 13,900 14,178 15,014  
Petroleum products purchased 1,143 5,008 3,495 3,263 3,000 4,004  
Hired farm labor expenses 3,708 6,625 11,905 16,696 21,478 21,298  
All other production expenses 22,431 53,854 57,660 59,687 64,987 67,617  
Total value of inventory change -3,435 -12,036 1,104 -19,064 -299 901  
Livestock -415 -466 0 -502 -347 -81  
Crops -3,020 -11,570 1,104 -18,562   982  
Total cash receipts and other income 52,755 107,034 118,168 138,869 120,712 129,351  
Less: Total production expenses 43,750 97,531 102,735 111,347 120,928 126,794  
Realized net income 9,005 9,503 15,433 27,522 -216 2,557  
Plus: Value of inventory change -3,435 -12,036 1,104 -19,064 -299 901  
Total net income including corporate farms 5,570 -2,533 16,537 8,458 -515 3,458  
Less: Net income of corporate farms 119 -305 1,166 932 -99 116  
Plus: Statistical adjustment 0 0 0 0 0 0  
Total net farm proprietors' income 5,451 -2,228 15,371 7,526 -416 3,342  
Plus: Farm wages and perquisites 3,197 5,775 9,132 12,749 17,127 16,461  
Plus: Farm other labor income   486 763 1,168 1,358 1,250  
Total farm labor and proprietors' income 8,685 4,033 25,266 21,443 18,069 21,053  
             
           
     
ILLINOIS LAND VALUE    
  All farm real estate-average value per acre   $1,670   $1,820   $1,900   $1,980   $2,130   $2,250  
  Cropland-average value per acre     $2,070   $2,240   $2,370  
  Pasture land-average value per acre     $870   $940   $1,000