Allenville, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 141 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.4%
 
Males: 85  (60.6%)
Females: 56  (39.4%)
Median resident age:

36.1 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip code: 61951

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,413 (it was $46,146 in 2000)
Allenville:

$59,413
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,428 (it was $16,586 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $82,163 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Allenville:

$82,163
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $94,889; detached houses: $108,350; mobile homes: $78,678
March 2019 cost of living index in Allenville: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.3%
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  • Races in Allenville, IL (2010)
    • 14598.0%White alone
    • 32.0%Hispanic



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Allenville, Illinois as of August 12, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Allenville is 168 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (32.8%), English (19.7%), Polish (16.4%), German (8.2%), Irish (6.6%), British (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/18/1906

Elevation: 650 feet

Land area: 0.58 square miles.

Population density: 242 people per square mile   (very low).

Allenville, Illinois map

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.3%
Illinois:

12.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,032 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $508 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, IL (29.9 miles , pop. 81,860).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (112.0 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (164.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Sullivan, IL (2.2 miles ),
Gays, IL (2.7 miles ),
Windsor, IL (3.0 miles ),
Mattoon, IL (3.2 miles ),
Arthur, IL (3.4 miles ),
Humboldt, IL (3.4 miles ),
Findlay, IL (3.5 miles ),
Lovington, IL (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 39.56 N, Longitude: 88.53 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 217

Distribution of median household income in Allenville, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Allenville, IL in 2017

Allenville satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Allenville, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (15.0%)
  • Machinery (13.1%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.6%)
  • Paper (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (20.8%)
  • Construction (17.0%)
  • Paper (11.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (9.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.5%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (35.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (20.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (11.1%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (5.6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.6%)
  • Machinery (5.6%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Allenville, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (22.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (22.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (13.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.3%)
  • Cashiers (9.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Personal appearance workers (5.6%)

Average climate in Allenville, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Allenville-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Allenville village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/21/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 56 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Allenville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 77% 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 84.0 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 61.6 miles away from the city 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 115.9 miles away from Allenville 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 83.4 miles away from Allenville center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from Allenville center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 174.0 miles away from Allenville 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 Moultrie County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Allenville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Allenville:

  • SULLIVAN REHAB AND HLTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SULLIVAN, IL)
  • EASTVIEW TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SULLIVAN, IL)
  • PATTERSON HOUSE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; SULLIVAN, IL)
  • COMMUNITY HOMECARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SULLIVAN, IL)
  • DOUGLAS REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MATTOON, IL)
  • PALM TERRACE OF MATTOON (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MATTOON, IL)
  • ARTHUR HOME, THE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ARTHUR, IL)

Amtrak station near Allenville:

  • 10 miles: MATTOON (1718 BROADWAY) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Allenville:

  • Lake Land College (about 12 miles; Mattoon, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,499)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 20 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)
  • Richland Community College (about 30 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Millikin University (about 31 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 42 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Parkland College (about 42 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 59 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)

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Moultrie County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

67.2%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

3.1%
Whole state:

6.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Allenville:

Marital status in Allenville, IL
  • Never married: 14.8%
  • Now married: 74.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.5%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

For population 25 years and over in Allenville:

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Allenville, IL (based on Moultrie County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,14830
Mainline Protestant2,3379
Catholic3962
Other3-
None6,962-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
This county:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Moultrie County:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
This county:

4.19 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Moultrie County:

4.19 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Moultrie County:

9.2%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Moultrie County:

26.5%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Moultrie County:

5.8%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$102
Totals for Government 0$0 9$102

Allenville government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $12,000 ($85.11)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,000 ($7.09)

Allenville government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000 ($14.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $15,000 ($106.38)
    Highways: $4,000 ($28.37)
    Other: $2,000 ($14.18)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($21.28)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($14.18)

Allenville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $70,000 ($496.45)

5.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,962 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Coles County, IL  1.03% ($32,912 average AGI)
from Macon County, IL  1.01% ($40,982)
from Douglas County, IL  0.99% ($43,127)

Strongest AM radio stations in Allenville:

  • WLBH (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WEIC (1270 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: COM-STAT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Allenville:

  • WZNX (106.7 FM; SULLIVAN, IL; Owner: WSHY, INC.)
  • WLBH-FM (96.9 FM; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMCI (101.3 FM; NEOGA, IL; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WXET (107.9 FM; ARCOLA, IL; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WWGO (92.1 FM; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: WHQQ, INC)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IL; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC. OF ILLINOIS)
  • W201AD (88.1 FM; MATTOON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WHQQ (98.9 FM; NEOGA, IL; Owner: WSHY, INC.)
  • WLKL (89.9 FM; MATTOON, IL; Owner: COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT #517)
  • WZUS (100.9 FM; MACON, IL; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; MOUNT ZION, IL; Owner: TECHNICOM, INC.)
  • WRAN (98.3 FM; TOWER HILL, IL; Owner: KASKASKIA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Allenville:

  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WEIL-LP (Channel 54; EFFINGHAM, IL; Owner: BELIEVER'S BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 161ft / 49.3mTotal length
  • $1,540,000Total costs
  • 19,800Total average daily traffic
  • 2,166Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,118Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Allenville, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 41950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Allenville, IL

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Route 1 (Lat: 39.556417 Lon: -88.527278), Call Sign: KNAN343, Licensee ID: L00321234,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.035 MHz, Grant Date: 02/03/2001, Expiration Date: 01/28/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/02/2011, Registrant: Marvin G Wiley, Rt 1 Box 172, Sullivan, IL 61951, Phone: (217) 752-6550

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Allenville, IL
  • 27.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 25.8%Electricity
  • 18.2%Other fuel
  • 13.6%Utility gas
  • 10.6%No fuel used
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Allenville compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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