Alvin, Illinois

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Population in July 2007: 305.
Males: 146  (48.1%)
Females: 159  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

30.3 years
Illinois median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 61811.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,742 (it was $36,000 in 2000)
Alvin:

$44,742
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,115 (it was $13,773 in 2000)

Alvin village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $59,495 (it was $41,700 in 2000)
Alvin:

$59,495
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $103,689; detached houses: $106,312; townhouses or other attached units: $117,762; in 2-unit structures: $167,325; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,910; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $98,765; mobile homes: $42,793
March 2019 cost of living index in Alvin: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Alvin, IL (2000)
    • 30797.2%White alone
    • 51.6%American Indian alone
    • 20.6%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Asian alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Alvin, Illinois as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Alvin is 305 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (16.1%), German (12.0%), Irish (9.5%), United States (7.3%), French (2.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 0.80 square miles.

Population density: 383 people per square mile   (very low).

Alvin, Illinois map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Alvin village:

1.5% ($621)
Illinois:

1.8% ($2,285)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (37.1 miles , pop. 67,518).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (85.2 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (106.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Alvan, IL (0.4 miles ),
Bismarck, IL (1.8 miles ),
Henning, IL (2.2 miles ),
Rossville, IL (2.4 miles ),
State Line City, IN (3.0 miles),
Potomac, IL (3.2 miles ),
Hoopeston, IL (3.4 miles ),
Danville, IL (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 40.31 N, Longitude: 87.61 W

Area code: 217

Distribution of median household income in Alvin, IL in 2017
Alvin satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.3%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Alvin, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.2%)
  • Food (4.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.2%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (10.2%)
  • Utilities (10.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (10.2%)
  • Truck transportation (8.2%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (6.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (7.2%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (7.2%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (7.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
Most common occupations in Alvin, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (16.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (12.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.2%)
  • Religious workers (6.1%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (6.1%)
  • Carpenters (6.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.2%)
  • Cashiers (7.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)

Average climate in Alvin, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Alvin, Illinois average temperatures Alvin, Illinois average precipitation Alvin, Illinois humidity Alvin, Illinois wind speed Alvin, Illinois snowfall Alvin, Illinois sunshine Alvin, Illinois clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Alvin-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the Alvin village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 28.4 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 285 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Alvin-area historical earthquake activity is near Illinois state average. It is 83% 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 129.3 miles away from Alvin 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 104.0 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 160.9 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 127.5 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 121.6 miles away from Alvin center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 244.3 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 Vermilion County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alvin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Alvin:

  • DANVILLE HEALTHCARE LLC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • HAWTHORNE INN OF DANVILLE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • DANVILLE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • HOOPESTON COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; HOOPESTON, IL)
  • HOOPESTON COM MEMORIAL N H (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HOOPESTON, IL)
  • NORTH LOGAN HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • DANVILLE DIALYSIS SERVICES, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)

Amtrak station near Alvin:

  • 14 miles: DANVILLE (MC DONALD'S, GILBERT ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alvin:

  • Danville Area Community College (about 13 miles; Danville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,229)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 36 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Purdue University-Main Campus (about 38 miles; West Lafayette, IN; FT enrollment: 38,271)
  • Parkland College (about 39 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Kankakee Community College (about 57 miles; Kankakee, IL; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Indiana State University (about 60 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (about 60 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 2,123)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Bismarck Community Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Vermilion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Alvin and their reported violations in the past:

ALVAN (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-24-2014), St BCA signed (MAY-14-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-24-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-16-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-16-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-25-2014), St BCA signed (MAY-14-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-31-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-24-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2014), St BCA signed (MAY-14-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2008), St BCA signed (JAN-13-2009), St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-20-2010), St Public Notif received (FEB-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-05-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2008), St BCA signed (JAN-13-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-05-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2008), St BCA signed (JAN-13-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-05-2010)
  • 11 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-05-2009), St BCA signed (MAR-04-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2009)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JAN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-15-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2008)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2008)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

3.0 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

80.2%
Whole state:

68.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.5%
Whole state:

4.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This village:

8.2%
Whole state:

10.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This village:

0.7%
Whole state:

5.1%

For population 15 years and over in Alvin:

Marital status in Alvin, IL
  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 60.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

For population 25 years and over in Alvin:

  • High school or higher: 77.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 13.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Illinois average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Alvin, IL (based on Vermilion County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,20082
Mainline Protestant7,81742
Catholic3,8045
Black Protestant1,2858
Other5685
None50,951-
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: 16
This county:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Vermilion County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Vermilion County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
Here:

6.41 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.1%
Illinois:

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

11.8%
Illinois:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$375
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$270
Financial Administration 0$0 1$225
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$225
Water Supply 0$0 2$1,200
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$220
Totals for Government 0$0 8$2,515

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $59,000 ($193.44)
    Water Utilities: $32,000 ($104.92)
    Central Staff Services: $23,000 ($75.41)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($32.79)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($13.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($3.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $19,000 ($62.30)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $26,000 ($85.25)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($6.56)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($13.11)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($6.56)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($3.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $38,000 ($124.59)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $26,000 ($85.25)
    General Support: $25,000 ($81.97)
    Public Welfare: $19,000 ($62.30)
    Highways: $9,000 ($29.51)
  • Tax - Property: $4,000 ($13.11)
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,000 ($9.84)

Alvin government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $36,000 ($118.03)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($98.36)
    Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $6,000 ($19.67)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Deposits: $65,000 ($213.11)
    Cash and Securities: $61,000 ($200.00)

3.62% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,122 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.62%
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 Champaign County, IL  0.71% ($42,804 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.40% ($24,825)
from Iroquois County, IL  0.11% ($35,097)


4.55% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,084 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
Illinois average:

5.50%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Champaign County, IL  0.86% ($42,775 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.29% ($24,583)
to Fountain County, IN  0.17% ($43,959)

Strongest AM radio stations in Alvin:

  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WDAN (1490 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WITY (980 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: VERMILION BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBAA (920 AM; 5 kW; WEST LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PURDUE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alvin:

  • WDNL (102.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WXLS (99.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: I.A.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRHK (94.9 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WHPO (100.9 FM; HOOPESTON, IL; Owner: MARKET STREET BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WKZS (103.1 FM; COVINGTON, IN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD BROADCASTING , INC., OF IN.)
  • WFOF (90.3 FM; COVINGTON, IN; Owner: DOXA, INCORP.)
  • WSKL (92.9 FM; VEEDERSBURG, IN; Owner: ZONA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGNJ (89.3 FM; ST. JOSEPH, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)
  • W216BB (91.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, IN; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WAZY-FM (96.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS L.P.)
  • WIBN (98.1 FM; EARL PARK, IN; Owner: BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSHP (95.7 FM; ATTICA, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WBGL (91.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE,INC)
  • WEVX (95.3 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • W293AF (106.5 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: TRUSTEES OF UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS)

TV broadcast stations around Alvin:

  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WCCU (Channel 27; URBANA, IL; Owner: URBANA-CHAMPAIGN BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W31BX (Channel 31; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • W58DA (Channel 58; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Alvin fatal accident list:

Mar 20, 1987 09:31 PM, Gilbert St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • / 0.1mTotal length
  • 800Total average daily traffic
  • 88Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,232Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Alvin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Alvin N, Lat: 40.308889 Lon: -87.606806, Type: Silo, Structure height: 44.2 m, Call Sign: WQLP901,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/25/2010, Expiration Date: 12/31/2019, Certifier: Joe Young, Registrant: Edinger Associates Pllc, 1875 I Street, Nw, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 747-1694, Fax: (202) 747-1691, Email:
  • Alvin E, Lat: 40.308889 Lon: -87.606806, Type: Silo, Structure height: 44.2 m, Call Sign: WQLP901,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/25/2010, Expiration Date: 12/31/2019, Certifier: Joe Young, Registrant: Edinger Associates Pllc, 1875 I Street, Nw, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 747-1694, Fax: (202) 747-1691, Email:
  • Alvin S, Lat: 40.308889 Lon: -87.606806, Type: Silo, Structure height: 44.2 m, Call Sign: WQLP901,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/25/2010, Expiration Date: 12/31/2019, Certifier: Joe Young, Registrant: Edinger Associates Pllc, 1875 I Street, Nw, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 747-1694, Fax: (202) 747-1691, Email:
  • Alvin W, Lat: 40.308889 Lon: -87.606806, Type: Silo, Structure height: 44.2 m, Call Sign: WQLP901,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/25/2010, Expiration Date: 12/31/2019, Certifier: Joe Young, Registrant: Edinger Associates Pllc, 1875 I Street, Nw, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 747-1694, Fax: (202) 747-1691, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB9EYT, Licensee ID: L00682280, Grant Date: 11/15/2012, Expiration Date: 01/19/2023, Certifier: Donald L Miller, Registrant: Donald L Miller, 15312 E 2820 N Rd, Alvin, IL 61811
  • Call Sign: KD5GPR, Licensee ID: L01050362, Grant Date: 01/05/2009, Expiration Date: 03/17/2019, Certifier: Georgia K Tucker, Registrant: Georgia K Tucker, 21677 E State Route 119, Alvin, IL 61811
  • Call Sign: KM5UE, Previous Call Sign: WD6BMO, Licensee ID: L00258323, Grant Date: 11/25/2008, Expiration Date: 02/01/2019, Certifier: Robert L Wittig, Registrant: Robert L Wittig, 21677 E State Route 119, Alvin, IL 61811
  • Call Sign: N9WTO, Licensee ID: L00814678, Grant Date: 02/04/2014, Expiration Date: 04/26/2024, Certifier: Leslie J Miller, Registrant: Leslie J Miller, 15312 E 2820 N Rd, Alvin, IL 61811
  • Call Sign: WA9LBV, Licensee ID: L00637494, Grant Date: 04/16/2014, Expiration Date: 07/09/2024, Certifier: Neil R Andrews, Registrant: Neil R Andrews, 29638 State Road 1, Alvin, IL 61811
  • Call Sign: KC9KZC, Licensee ID: L01254015, Grant Date: 03/07/2007, Expiration Date: 03/07/2017, Cancellation Date: 04/03/2007, Certifier: Larry L Trimble, Registrant: Larry L Trimble, 21323 E St Rt - 119, Alvin, IL 61811
  • Call Sign: N9JYK, Previous Call Sign: KC9KZC, Licensee ID: L01254015, Grant Date: 03/09/2017, Expiration Date: 04/03/2027, Certifier: Larry L Trimble, Registrant: Larry L Trimble, 21323 E St Rt - 119, Alvin, IL 61811

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5901P , Serial Number: 24-986, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 09/26/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Kevin L Davis, 17259 E 2880 North Rd, Alvin, IL 61811

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 6. The highest number of fire incidents - 15 took place in 2009, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Alvin, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (47.7%), and Outside Fires (39.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Alvin, IL
    • 5247.7%Structure Fires
    • 4339.4%Outside Fires
    • 109.2%Other
    • 43.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Alvin, IL
Most common first names in Alvin, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1169.1 years
William663.5 years
James459.5 years
Charles481.7 years
George475.2 years
Donald371.3 years
Betty361.7 years
Frank382.0 years
Harry378.3 years
Mildred384.4 years
Most common last names in Alvin, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Potter666.4 years
Allison577.8 years
Johnson560.0 years
Pettice571.2 years
Beddow473.5 years
Lister469.2 years
Smith482.8 years
Watson482.5 years
White484.0 years
Acree353.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Alvin, IL
  • 81.4%Utility gas
  • 14.3%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Alvin, IL
  • 69.6%Utility gas
  • 13.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.0%Electricity
  • 4.3%Other fuel


Alvin compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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