Bartonville ranked 73th in state in lottery ticket sales
The village of Bartonville had the 73th highest lottery ticket net sales statewide per capita for the month of April 2016 -- up 25 spots from its March ranking.
The per capita lottery ticket sales in Bartonville was $39.18 per person.
Based on monthly sales records obtained by the Peoria Standard, Bartonville generated $250,072.50 in net sales from its 10 lottery retailers in April 2016, compared to $269,289 in April 2015.
The village of Bartonville is in Peoria County, and has a population of 6,382, according to 2010 census data. Neighboring municipalities are Marquette Heights, Peoria, North Pekin, Creve Coeur, East Peoria and Bellevue.
Average sales for municipalities in the region in April 2016 was $22,249.47.
Bartonville's top lottery retailer is Illico Apollomart #136 located at 2136 S Airport Rd, Peoria, IL 61607.
Illico Apollomart #136 generated 18 percent of Bartonville's April 2016 lottery ticket sales and 2 percent of Peoria County's sales that month, which was $2,580,939.
A close look at sales by city shows that the top five cities with the highest lottery revenue per capita in Peoria County in 2015 were Mapleton, Dunlap, Bartonville, Hanna City and Brimfield.
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.