Alsey, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 224 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.9%
 
Males: 136  (60.9%)
Females: 88  (39.1%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 62082, 62610, 62694.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,638 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Alsey:

$34,638
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,946 (it was $15,652 in 2000)

Alsey village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $41,214 (it was $35,300 in 2000)
Alsey:

$41,214
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $44,222; Detached houses: $47,550; Mobile homes: $20,766

Median gross rent in 2013: $593.

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  • Races in Alsey, IL (2010)

    Alsey races chart
    • 21795.6%White alone
    • 73.1%Hispanic
    • 31.3%Asian alone

Races in Alsey detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Alsey: 85.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (46.9%), German (11.4%), English (7.9%), Irish (5.9%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%), Italian (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/01/1927

Elevation: 633 feet

Land area: 0.56 square miles.

Population density: 402 people per square mile   (low).

Alsey,IL real estate house value index trend

Alsey, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Alsey:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alsey village:

  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 15.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Alsey, Illinois as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Alsey to the number of sex offenders is 225 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $709 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $487 (1.5%)

Alsey satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (44.5 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (65.3 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (213.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Glasgow, IL (1.6 miles) , Winchester, IL (2.2 miles ), Manchester, IL (2.4 miles ), Roodhouse, IL (2.5 miles ), White Hall, IL (2.9 miles ), Hillview, IL (3.1 miles) , Murrayville, IL (3.1 miles ), Lynnville, IL (3.1 miles) .

Latitude: 39.56 N, Longitude: 90.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 217

Alsey household income distribution Alsey home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-2.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Construction (27%)
  • Wholesale trade (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Finance and insurance (25%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (4%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Alsey: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Alsey, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Alsey-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Alsey village center injured 15 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.2 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Alsey-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 156.9 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 145.9 miles away from Alsey 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 172.6 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 179.8 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 157.9 miles away from Alsey center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 142.4 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 Scott County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alsey topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Alsey:

  • WHITE HALL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; WHITE HALL, IL)
  • WHITE HALL NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WHITE HALL, IL)
  • A R C OF JACKSONVILLE, LTD, THE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • EISENHOWER TERRACE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • JACKSONVILLE DEVELOPMENTAL CTR (Hospital, about 16 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-JACKSONVILLE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • ANNA TERRACE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alsey:

  • Lewis and Clark Community College (about 44 miles; Godfrey, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,189)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 46 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 46 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • Lindenwood University (about 54 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)
  • St Charles Community College (about 57 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (about 58 miles; Edwardsville, IL; FT enrollment: 11,933)
  • University of Missouri-St Louis (about 60 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,322)

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Scott County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.2%
(25.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  73.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.7%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Alsey compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.6
Illinois average:

12.4

Alsey travel time to work - commute Alsey mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Alsey village (based on Scott County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,78611
Mainline Protestant1,44810
Catholic1411
Other2-
None1,978-
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: 1
Scott County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Scott County:

7.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Scott County:

27.1%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.1%
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 1$125
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$155
Totals for Government 0$0 9$280

Alsey government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $25,000 ($111.61)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($31.25)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($26.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($8.93)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,000 ($22.32)

Alsey government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($17.86)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($4.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($4.46)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($8.93)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($4.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $20,000 ($89.29)
    Highways: $7,000 ($31.25)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $5,000 ($22.32)
    Property: $3,000 ($13.39)

Alsey government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $12,000 ($53.57)

4.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,949 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Morgan County, IL  1.59% ($25,438 average AGI)
from Greene County, IL  0.50% ($29,800)


5.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,537 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Morgan County, IL  2.50% ($35,882 average AGI)
to Greene County, IL  0.64% ($25,231)

Strongest AM radio stations in Alsey:

  • 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.)
  • WLDS (1180 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WJIL (1550 AM; 1 kW; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alsey:

  • W202AV (88.3 FM; WHITE HALL, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WRLJ (88.3 FM; WHITE HALL, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC)
  • WEAI (107.1 FM; LYNNVILLE, IL; Owner: JERDON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIPA (89.3 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • WJVO (105.5 FM; SOUTH JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY B/CASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBBA-FM (97.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: BROWN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WYMG (100.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Alsey:

  • WSEC (Channel 14; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Alsey)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, E City Limits On Hwy 106 (Lat: 39.560583 Lon: -90.429556), Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WNES441
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.662 MHz, 952.662 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/09/2012, Expiration Date: 09/03/2022, Certifier: Jerry D Hasten
    Registrant: Panhandle Eastern Pipe Line Company, LP, 5444 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77210-4967, Phone: (713) 989-7220, Fax: (713) 989-1173, Email:
  • STATION, E City Limits On Hwy 106 (Lat: 39.560583 Lon: -90.429556), Overall height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WNTQ569
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHz, 6665.00 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6375.14 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/12/2008, Expiration Date: 02/19/2018, Certifier: Jerry D Hasten
    Registrant: Panhandle Eastern Pipe Line Company, LP, 5051 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77210-4967, Phone: (713) 989-7220, Fax: (713) 989-1173, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: K9OIC, Licensee ID: L01370957
    Grant Date: 02/19/2008, Expiration Date: 05/14/2018, Certifier: Samuel L Wallace
    Registrant: Samuel L Wallace, Alsey, IL 62610

Most common first names in Alsey, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles676.0 years
John558.8 years
James375.0 years
Robert379.7 years
Albert274.9 years
Anna287.0 years
Earl263.0 years
Carl279.0 years
Frank266.0 years
Kenneth281.6 years
Most common last names in Alsey, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Leitze580.6 years
Northrop582.6 years
Day484.5 years
Northcutt483.5 years
Ingram383.3 years
Fryman267.0 years
Mitchell269.0 years
George277.5 years
Hankins269.5 years
Carriger285.0 years

Alsey on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Printing and related support activities"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Communications equipment operators"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Printing and related support activities"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Data processing and other information services"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Other direct selling establishments"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers"
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