Spaulding ranked 818th in state in lottery ticket sales
The village of Spaulding had the 818th highest lottery ticket net sales statewide per capita for the month of June 2016 -- down 41 spots from its May ranking.
The per capita lottery ticket sales in Spaulding was $4.31 per person.
Based on monthly sales records obtained by the Sangamon Sun, Spaulding generated $3,748 in net sales from its one lottery retailer in June 2016, compared to $3,993 in June 2015.
The Village of Spaulding is in Sangamon County, and has a population of 869, according to 2010 census data. Neighboring municipalities are Riverton.
Average sales for municipalities in the region in June 2016 was $25,435.74.
Spaulding's top lottery retailer is Dockers located at 120 IL-54, Spaulding, IL 62561.
Dockers generated 100 percent of Spaulding's June 2016 lottery ticket sales and 1 percent of Sangamon County's sales that month, which was $3,128,597.
A close look at sales by city shows that the top five cities with the highest lottery revenue per capita in Sangamon County in 2015 were Williamsville, Springfield, Pleasant Plains, Illiopolis and Mechanicsburg.
Statewide, the top five cities with the highest lottery revenue per capita were Forest View, Burnt Prairie, McCook, Mapleton and Merrionette Park.
The top five cities in the state generated $5,496,719 in net sales -- 1 percent of the state's 2015 net sales amounting to $2,793,271,709.50.