Knox County Health Department WIC Office

Popularity:#41 of 199 WIC Offices in Illinois#979 in WIC Offices

Knox County Health Department WIC Office Contact Information

View Address and Phone Number for Knox County Health Department WIC Office, a WIC Office, at West Fremont Street, Galesburg IL.


Name
Knox County Health Department WIC Office
Address
1361 West Fremont Street
Galesburg, Illinois, 61401
Phone
309-344-0319

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About the Knox County Health Department WIC Office

The Knox County Health Department WIC Office, located in Galesburg, IL, is a local branch administering the federal Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) nutritional program. Offered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service agency, the WIC program provides food, nutrition education, and health care referrals to low-income families in Galesburg. The WIC Office promotes the health of women, infants, and children through its services.

You may contact the WIC Office for questions about:
  • Galesburg WIC program
  • WIC program eligibility
  • WIC program application and enrollment
  • WIC participants in Galesburg, IL
  • Reporting problems with WIC

Knox County Children & Family Household Statistics

Find Knox County Demographics of Children Living in Households, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, Children With Disabilities Living in Single-Parent Family Households, Relationship of Children to Householder, and Income of Family Households with Children. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Knox County Demographics of Children Living in Households
 Knox CountyIllinois
Children Living in Households10,1412,952,062
Children Under Age 6 Living in Households31.7%31.9%
Children Age 6 to 11 Living in Households33.2%33.7%
Children Age 12 to 17 Living in Households35.1%34.4%
Children With Disabilities5.7%3.3%
Knox County Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 Knox CountyIllinois
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units62.4%64.7%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units37.6%35.3%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households5,9081,982,952
Children Living With Male Householder1,242219,997
Children Living With Female Householder2,866730,096
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present14.2%7.4%
Knox County Children With Disabilities Living in Single-Parent Family Households
 Knox CountyIllinois
Children With Disabilities Living With Male Householder2.7%3.6%
Children With Disabilities Living With Female Householder8.8%4.8%
Knox County Relationship of Children to Householder
 Knox CountyIllinois
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)86.6%89.1%
Grandchild7.6%7.0%
Other Relatives2.8%2.2%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child3.0%1.6%
Knox County Income of Family Households with Children
 Knox CountyIllinois
Median Income of Households with Children$48,796$73,200
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance35.5%27.3%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line27.0%18.8%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line73.0%81.2%