For population 25 years and over in Albion:
For population 15 years and over in Albion city:
15 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,024 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (39.2 miles , pop. 121,582).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (119.4 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (240.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Browns, IL (2.1 miles) , Bone Gap, IL (2.4 miles ), Golden Gate, IL (2.8 miles) , Bellmont, IL (2.9 miles ), Grayville, IL (3.0 miles ), West Salem, IL (3.2 miles ), Keensburg, IL (3.3 miles ), Mount Erie, IL (3.6 miles) .
Latitude: 38.38 N, Longitude: 88.06 W
Area code: 618
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Crime rate in Albion detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -234 (-10.8%).
Work and jobs in Albion: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Albion, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Albion-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 130% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/7/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the Albion city center injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 6/2/1990, a category F4 tornado 23.7 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Albion-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 21% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 10.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 32.1 miles away from Albion center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 31.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 13.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 15.0 miles away from Albion center
On 4/21/2008 at 05:38:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 14.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Edwards County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Harold Huntley Bassett - General, George Frederick Pentecost - Evangelist.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Albion and their reported violations in the past:ALBION (Address: 27 W ELM ST , Population served: 2691, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:ELLERY WATER CORP (Population served: 671, Purch_groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 11.7%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
42 people in nursing homes in 2000
Albion compared to Illinois state average:
Banks with branches in Albion (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Albion (based on Edwards County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.99%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
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Albion government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.84% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,346 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,197 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,825
Total average daily truck traffic: 341
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 3,825
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Albion)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Albion, IL)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:6
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Albion)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.