Atkinson, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 953 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 
Males: 444  (46.7%)
Females: 509  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

38.9 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61235.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,113 (it was $35,750 in 2000)
Atkinson:

$55,113
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,750 (it was $17,732 in 2000)

Atkinson town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $112,376 (it was $65,500 in 2000)
Atkinson:

$112,376
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $106,435; detached houses: $110,378; mobile homes: $3,993

Median gross rent in 2017: $932.

March 2019 cost of living index in Atkinson: 86.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.5%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Atkinson, IL (2010)
    • 95097.7%White alone
    • 192.0%Hispanic
    • 20.2%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Atkinson, Illinois as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Atkinson is 343 to 1.


Crime rates in Atkinson by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(306.4)
3
(307.7)
2
(207.3)
1
(104.6)
1
(104.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(103.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(104.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
18
(1,839)
16
(1,641)
12
(1,244)
7
(732.2)
6
(628.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(408.6)
2
(205.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(104.6)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(1,124)
19
(1,949)
13
(1,347)
5
(523.0)
9
(942.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(102.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)686.4674.9499.5258.4278.5

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City-data.com crime index in Atkinson, IL

Crime rate in Atkinson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.03
Illinois average:

2.71
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Ancestries: Belgian (27.4%), American (11.7%), Irish (11.4%), German (9.9%), English (6.3%), Scottish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/07/1867

Elevation: 661 feet

Land area: 1.51 square miles.

Population density: 631 people per square mile   (low).

Atkinson, Illinois map

13 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.1%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,219 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,237 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (31.1 miles , pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (118.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (124.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Annawan, IL (2.4 miles ),
Geneseo, IL (2.7 miles ),
Hooppole, IL (3.0 miles),
Mineral, IL (3.1 miles ),
Cambridge, IL (3.5 miles ),
Kewanee, IL (3.6 miles ),
Neponset, IL (3.8 miles ),
Sheffield, IL (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.42 N, Longitude: 90.01 W

Area code: 309

Distribution of median household income in Atkinson, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Atkinson, IL in 2017
Atkinson satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $169,500
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $134,300
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $172,600
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $165,000
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $282,800
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $185,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Atkinson, IL residents
Average permit cost in Atkinson, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.3%
Illinois:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +44 (+4.6%).
Most common industries in Atkinson, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Construction (9.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Machinery (5.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.2%)
  • Machinery (9.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.4%)
  • Truck transportation (6.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Public administration (9.0%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Atkinson, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.7%)
  • Registered nurses (5.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)

Average climate in Atkinson, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Atkinson-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the Atkinson town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/9/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Atkinson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 84% 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 234.2 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 212.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 57.9 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 265.5 miles away from Atkinson 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) earthquake occurred 233.7 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 220.4 miles away from Atkinson 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 Henry County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Atkinson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Atkinson:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - GENESEO VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GENESEO, IL)
  • QUAD CITIES KIDNEY CENTER - GENESEO (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; GENESEO, IL)
  • HOME HLTH SVCE OF HAMMOND HENR (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; GENESEO, IL)
  • HAMMOND-HENRY DISTRICT HSP (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GENESEO, IL)
  • HILLCREST HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GENESEO, IL)
  • KEWANEE CARE HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; KEWANEE, IL)
  • KEWANEE HOSPITAL ASSOC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; KEWANEE, IL)

Amtrak station near Atkinson:

  • 13 miles: KEWANEE (3RD & DEPOT ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Atkinson:

  • Black Hawk College (about 23 miles; Moline, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,086)
  • Augustana College (about 29 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 30 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 30 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 31 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Ashford University (about 32 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 49 miles; Oglesby, IL; FT enrollment: 2,747)

Public school in Atkinson:

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Library in Atkinson:

  • ATKINSON PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $63,911; Location: 119 WEST MAIN STREET; 22,528 books; 1,069 audio materials; 836 video materials; 15 state licensed databases; 59 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Atkinson Historical Society 402 N. State St. PO Box 238 Atkinson Ill. 61235 e-mail address: atktwp at geneseo.net

Points of interest:

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

Churches in Atkinson include: Atkinson United Church of Christ (A), Saint Anthonys Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Henry 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 Atkinson and their reported violations in the past:

ATKINSON (Population served: 1,001, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-26-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-26-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-22-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-15-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2010)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.9%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.5%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Atkinson (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Atkinson Branch at 401 North State Street, branch established on 1983/11/28. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Atkinson:

Marital status in Atkinson, IL
  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

For population 25 years and over in Atkinson:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Illinois average:

12.2

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Atkinson
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Atkinson, IL (based on Henry County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant11,11735
Catholic6,39011
Evangelical Protestant4,61738
Other3904
Black Protestant3052
None27,667-
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: 12
This county:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
This county:

6.65 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
This county:

8.87 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

8.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

26.2%
Illinois:

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

9.3%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.2%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Atkinson:

38.6%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Atkinson:

28.5
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Atkinson:

24.8%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Atkinson:

10.9%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Atkinson:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.7%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Atkinson:

49.3%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Atkinson:

73.7%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Atkinson, IL Residents
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
Water Supply 1$3,166$37,9920$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,684$32,2081$478
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,980$35,7604$1,694
Other Government Administration 1$2,220$26,64010$746
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$883
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$310
Totals for Government 4$11,050$33,15017$4,111

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $152,000 ($159.50)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $165,000 ($173.14)
    General - Other: $86,000 ($90.24)
    Police Protection: $85,000 ($89.19)
    Regular Highways: $59,000 ($61.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000 ($51.42)
    Sewerage: $48,000 ($50.37)
    Central Staff Services: $48,000 ($50.37)
    Financial Administration: $38,000 ($39.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($36.73)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($4.20)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($1.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $187,000 ($196.22)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($10.49)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $94,000 ($98.64)
    Sewerage: $46,000 ($48.27)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $112,000 ($117.52)
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000 ($8.39)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.05)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $157,000 ($164.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $188,000 ($197.27)
    Highways: $29,000 ($30.43)
  • Tax - Other License: $225,000 ($236.10)
    Property: $101,000 ($105.98)
    Public Utilities Sales: $6,000 ($6.30)

Atkinson government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $249,000 ($261.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $202,000 ($211.96)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,000 ($49.32)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $997,000 ($1046.17)

5.06% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,163 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.06%
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 Rock Island County, IL  1.83% ($46,668 average AGI)
from Scott County, IA  0.31% ($47,254)
from Knox County, IL  0.24% ($42,490)


5.32% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,711 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
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 Rock Island County, IL  1.55% ($41,428 average AGI)
to Scott County, IA  0.41% ($46,095)
to Knox County, IL  0.26% ($35,340)

Strongest AM radio stations in Atkinson:

  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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.)
  • WOC (1420 AM; 5 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKEI (1450 AM; 1 kW; KEWANEE, IL; Owner: VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGEN (1500 AM; 0 kW; GENESEO, IL; Owner: VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5 kW; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDLM (960 AM; 1 kW; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Atkinson:

  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WYEC (93.9 FM; KEWANEE, IL; Owner: VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAXR (88.1 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WXLP (96.9 FM; MOLINE, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDLM-FM (89.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WJRE (102.5 FM; GALVA, IL; Owner: VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKAY (105.3 FM; KNOXVILLE, IL; Owner: GALESBURG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KORB (93.5 FM; BETTENDORF, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGRG-LP (100.5 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: GENESEO COMMUNITY RADIO GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Atkinson:

  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WQAD-TV (Channel 8; MOLINE, IL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; MOLINE, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • K61HD (Channel 61; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 41Number of bridges
  • 420ft / 128mTotal length
  • $969,000Total costs
  • 125,100Total average daily traffic
  • 52,866Total average daily truck traffic
  • 54,039Total future (year 2040) average daily traffic
New bridges in Atkinson, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 181960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Atkinson, IL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 107 S. St., Call Sign: WNKA360,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.300 MHz, 458.950 MHz, 458.300 MHz, 458.950 MHz, Grant Date: 09/15/1997, Expiration Date: 11/06/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/09/2003, Registrant: National License Corp., 9050 Briarclift Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (317) 841-3328, Email:
  • 400 N Spring (Lat: 41.421417 Lon: -90.014556), Call Sign: WDW272, Licensee ID: L00013537,
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.275 MHz, Grant Date: 03/26/2003, Expiration Date: 06/14/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2013, Registrant: Atkinson Grain & Fertilizer Inc, 400 N Spring, Atkinson, IL 61235, Phone: (309) 936-7177
  • Atkinson Sub Sta 68 2mi East Of (Lat: 41.410583 Lon: -89.983167), Call Sign: WGZ952, Licensee ID: L00026067,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz, Grant Date: 09/14/2011, Expiration Date: 10/18/2021, Registrant: Prairie Power, Inc, 2103 S Main St, Jacksonville, IL 62651, Phone: (217) 245-6161, Fax: (217) 245-1705, Email:
  • Lat: 41.394167 Lon: -89.995028, Call Sign: WQWW513,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.520 MHz, 151.520 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/2015, Expiration Date: 12/09/2025, Certifier: Jeffrey Catton, Registrant: Radio Ranch Inc., 10924 Hoover Road, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 622-9000, Fax: (815) 622-9163, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB9UPY, Licensee ID: L00283470, Grant Date: 02/26/2019, Expiration Date: 05/03/2029, Certifier: Timothy J Roman, Registrant: Timothy J Roman, 22581 N 2120th Ave, Atkinson, IL 61235
  • Call Sign: KC9PVX, Licensee ID: L01492620, Grant Date: 05/19/2009, Expiration Date: 05/19/2019, Certifier: Winfred L Gentry, Registrant: Winfred L Gentry, 420 West Margaret St, Atkinson, IL 61235
  • Call Sign: KE0ILT, Licensee ID: L02015718, Grant Date: 04/04/2016, Expiration Date: 04/04/2026, Certifier: Lucas M Declerck, Registrant: Lucas M Declerck, 304 E. Second St., Atkinson, IL 61235

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210-5A(205A) (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1879Z , Serial Number: 205-0079, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 10/13/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 08/10/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): Quad City Skydiving Center Inc, Po Box 464, Atkinson, IL 61235
  • Aircraft: CESSNA AIRCRAFT CO 162 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-200 (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 6054S , Serial Number: 16200197, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 12/16/2011, Certificate Issue Date: 03/15/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Tom J Enyeart, 20000 N 1800th Ave, Atkinson, IL 61235
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2209G , Serial Number: 51509, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 06/13/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): Quad City Skydiving Center Inc, Po Box 464, Atkinson, IL 61235
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/19/2018
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3566U , Serial Number: 18254966, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 08/14/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Po Box 464, Atkinson, IL 61235
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/30/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$50,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0304.00 , 0305.00

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 11. The highest number of fires - 21 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2016. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Atkinson, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (46.3%), and Structure Fires (28.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Atkinson, IL
    • 8746.3%Outside Fires
    • 5428.7%Structure Fires
    • 3016.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 179.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Atkinson, IL
Most common first names in Atkinson, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1677.4 years
John1380.4 years
Charles1279.5 years
Frank1177.5 years
William1176.3 years
Elizabeth1084.5 years
Edward980.3 years
Florence987.7 years
Dorothy878.3 years
Helen883.0 years
Most common last names in Atkinson, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Vanopdorp1179.0 years
Vanderostyne1079.4 years
Hoogerwerf1075.2 years
Vandersnick978.9 years
Causemaker882.6 years
Boelens781.8 years
Dedecker778.8 years
Atwell781.1 years
Vanherzeele773.3 years
Vanvooren684.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Atkinson, IL
  • 78.9%Utility gas
  • 15.5%Electricity
  • 4.4%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Atkinson, IL
  • 53.1%Utility gas
  • 42.9%Electricity
  • 4.1%Other fuel


Atkinson compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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