Atlanta, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 1,663 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.8%
 
Males: 753  (45.3%)
Females: 910  (54.7%)
Median resident age:  47.2 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61723.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,963 (it was $43,194 in 2000)
Atlanta:

$47,963
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,687 (it was $20,460 in 2000)

Atlanta city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,312 (it was $77,700 in 2000)
Atlanta:

$89,312
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $640.

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  • Races in Atlanta, IL (2010)

    Atlanta races chart
    • 1,63896.8%White alone
    • 261.5%Hispanic
    • 150.9%Two or more races
    • 60.4%Asian alone
    • 50.3%Black alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Atlanta: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.7%), United States (19.7%), English (13.8%), Irish (10.9%), Dutch (2.8%), Polish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/26/1912

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 1.26 square miles.

Population density: 1,322 people per square mile   (low).

Atlanta,IL real estate house value index trend

Atlanta, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Atlanta:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Atlanta city:

  • Never married: 13.1%
  • Now married: 66.7%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

5 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Atlanta, Illinois as of July 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Atlanta to the number of sex offenders is 280 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,039 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,608 (1.7%)

Atlanta satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (19.8 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (125.3 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (135.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: McLean, IL (2.2 miles ), Waynesville, IL (2.4 miles ), Armington, IL (2.6 miles ), Beason, IL (2.9 miles) , Lincoln, IL (3.2 miles ), Hartsburg, IL (3.3 miles ), Stanford, IL (3.4 miles ), Minier, IL (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $118,300
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $179,400
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $125,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.26 N, Longitude: 89.23 W

Area code: 217

Atlanta household income distribution Atlanta home values distribution

Crime rates in Atlanta by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 000000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Rapes 002010020N/A
per 100,000 0.00.0120.50.059.80.00.0122.50.0N/A
Robberies 001000002N/A
per 100,000 0.00.060.20.00.00.00.00.0123.7N/A
Assaults 111111072390N/A
per 100,000 667.1663.960.2596.7418.9121.1183.4551.10.0N/A
Burglaries 14141732147722N/A
per 100,000 849.0844.91,024.11,909.3837.8424.0427.9122.5123.7N/A
Thefts 474714101111999N/A
per 100,000 2,850.22,836.5843.4596.7658.3666.3550.1551.1556.6N/A
Auto thefts 00001001N/A1
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.059.80.00.061.2N/A58.9
Arson 000000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.9) 313.7312.2237.1283.1226.482.490.6249.274.671.1

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Crime rate in Atlanta 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:

0.59
Illinois average:

2.78
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +26 (+1.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Finance and insurance (18%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (33%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Atlanta, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Atlanta-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 96% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.3 miles away from the Atlanta city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/27/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Atlanta-area historical earthquake activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% 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 144.5 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 122.9 miles away from Atlanta 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 175.7 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 144.1 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 130.6 miles away from Atlanta 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 214.7 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 Logan County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Atlanta topographic map

Birthplace of: Lee Dunham - Baseball player, Thomas W. Ewing - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Atlanta:

  • BARTMANN N H AND SC FACILITY (2282 1275TH AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Atlanta:

  • LINCOLN TERRACE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; LINCOLN, IL)
  • SYMPHONY OF LINCOLN (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LINCOLN, IL)
  • NORTH KICKAPOO (Hospital, about 10 miles away; LINCOLN, IL)
  • LINCOLN HOUSE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; LINCOLN, IL)
  • CHRISTIAN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LINCOLN, IL)
  • LAWRENCE PLACE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LINCOLN, IL)
  • SUNSHINE TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LINCOLN, IL)

airports located in Atlanta:

See details about airports located in Atlanta, IL

Amtrak station near Atlanta:

  • 11 miles: LINCOLN (BROADWAY AT CHICAGO ST.) . Services: free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Operable nuclear power plant near Atlanta:

  • 17 miles: Clinton in Clinton, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Atlanta:

  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 21 miles; Bloomington, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois State University (about 22 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 22 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Richland Community College (about 32 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Millikin University (about 33 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)
  • Illinois Central College (about 35 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Bradley University (about 37 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)

Public elementary/middle school in Atlanta:

See full list of schools located in Atlanta

Library in Atlanta:

  • ATLANTA PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $63,355; Location: 100 RACE STREET; 13,612 books; 42 audio materials; 23 video materials; 16 state licensed databases; 28 print serial subscriptions)

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Church in Atlanta: Atlanta United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Budget Host Inn (103 Empire).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 67.0. This is about average.

City:

67.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.14. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.14
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.8%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.5% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.1%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Atlanta, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Atlanta (2011 data):

  • The Atlanta National Bank: at 105 Southwest Church Street, branch established on 1887/08/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $58.0 mil, Deposits: $45.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Anb Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Atlanta city (based on Logan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,94734
Mainline Protestant3,65019
Catholic2,2824
Black Protestant1771
Other61
None16,243-
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: 7
Logan County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Logan County:

3.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

7.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Logan County:

28.8%
Illinois:

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

13.4%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Atlanta:

49.8%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.6%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Atlanta:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.7%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Atlanta:

5.7%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.9%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Atlanta:

58.0%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.1%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Atlanta, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,083
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 6$10,831
Police - Other 0$0 1$373
Fire - Other 0$0 2$153
Streets and Highways 3$7,702$30,8087$9,142
Other and Unallocable 1$2,121$25,4522$1,908
Totals for Government 4$9,823$29,46920$23,490

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $171,000 ($102.83)
    Police Protection: $137,000 ($82.38)
    Water Utilities: $135,000 ($81.18)
    Financial Administration: $134,000 ($80.58)
    Sewerage: $87,000 ($52.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $53,000 ($31.87)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($12.63)
    Fire Protection: $15,000 ($9.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.60)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $54,000 ($32.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $54,000 ($32.47)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($2.41)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($1.20)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.60)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $289,000 ($173.78)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($8.42)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $148,000 ($89.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($1.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $43,000 ($25.86)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($7.82)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $196,000 ($117.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $231,000 ($138.91)
    Highways: $46,000 ($27.66)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.60)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $139,000 ($83.58)
    Property: $105,000 ($63.14)
    NEC: $7,000 ($4.21)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $230,000 ($138.30)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $895,000 ($538.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $205,000 ($123.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $865,000 ($520.14)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $30,000 ($18.04)
    Water Utilities: $25,000 ($15.03)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $361,000 ($217.08)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $51,000 ($30.67)

5.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.11%
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 McLean County, IL  0.71% ($30,744 average AGI)
from Sangamon County, IL  0.68% ($37,649)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.37% ($32,390)


5.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,540 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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 Sangamon County, IL  0.86% ($34,000 average AGI)
to McLean County, IL  0.72% ($30,633)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.30% ($35,545)

Strongest AM radio stations in Atlanta:

  • WLLM (1370 AM; 1 kW; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)

Strongest FM radio stations in Atlanta:

  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMHX (93.9 FM; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WGLT (89.1 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; MAROA, IL; Owner: WDKR, INC.)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WDBR (103.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • W264AG (100.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Atlanta:

  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • W51CT (Channel 51; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WEEK-TV (Channel 25; PEORIA, IL; Owner: WEEK-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS VALLEY PUB TELECOMM CORP)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; PEORIA, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, L.L.C.)

Atlanta fatal accident list:

May 11, 2002 00:09 AM, Sr-666, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 7, 2002 03:53 PM, Sr-66, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 2, 1987 04:14 PM, Vine, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 18, 1985 02:20 PM, Old Rte 66, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 44m144ftTotal length
  • 73,000Total average daily traffic
  • 25,310Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Atlanta)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • .125 Mi E Of Sw Corner Sect 16 Of Atlanta Tnp (Lat: 40.267250 Lon: -89.221194), Call Sign: KCS619, Licensee ID: L00023997
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.000 MHzGrant Date: 12/15/1998, Expiration Date: 01/25/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2004Registrant: Tommy J Young, 2016 2400th St, Atlanta, IL 61723, Phone: (217) 648-2454
  • Lat: 40.258667 Lon: -89.177667, Call Sign: WQOJ686
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.512 MHzGrant Date: 10/19/2011, Expiration Date: 10/19/2021, Certifier: Terry BoltonRegistrant: Illinois Cooperative Association Inc., 11596 Illinois Hwy 1, Paris, IL 61944, Phone: (217) 466-4600, Fax: (217) 466-7662, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Atlanta)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: ADERMAN KENNY N ADERMAN T-BIRD 2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 446KA , Serial Number: 1001, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 04/25/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Kenny N Aderman, 1373 2250th St, Atlanta, IL 61723
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5503R , Serial Number: 17253074, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 05/27/1965
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Frank A Hoblit, 2197 1900th Ave, Atlanta, IL 61723, Other Owners: Mary H Hoblit
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 602BB , Serial Number: 34029
    Registrant (Individual): Martin Bale, Po Box 509, Atlanta, IL 61723
  • Aircraft: HILL ERIC MARSHALL ER BIKE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 857 , Serial Number: 81, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Eric M Hill, Po Box 35, Atlanta, IL 61723

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

ATLANTA (Address: CITY HALL , Population served: 1,649, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Public Education - In MAY-22-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-02-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2013)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JUL-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-28-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-15-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-15-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-23-2007)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Atlanta

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Most common first names in Atlanta, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2576.8 years
John1875.7 years
George1680.9 years
Charles1573.5 years
James1467.1 years
Robert1470.4 years
Mary1484.7 years
Harry1076.9 years
Joseph976.1 years
Helen980.1 years
Most common last names in Atlanta, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Leesman1681.4 years
Kindred1282.5 years
Miller1282.4 years
Thompson984.1 years
Williams985.7 years
Brandt878.1 years
Brown872.4 years
Turner779.4 years
Mason777.7 years
Rogers776.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)

Atlanta compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 8 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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