For population 25 years and over in Batchtown:
For population 15 years and over in Batchtown village:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,107 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Peters, MO (17.8 miles , pop. 51,381).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (35.8 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (249.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Foley, MO (2.2 miles) , Winfield, MO (2.3 miles ), Brussels, IL (2.6 miles) , Old Monroe, MO (2.9 miles ), Hardin, IL (3.0 miles ), Fieldon, IL (3.1 miles ), Chain of Rocks, MO (3.4 miles) , Fountain N' Lakes, MO (3.4 miles) .
Latitude: 39.03 N, Longitude: 90.66 W
Area code: 618
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-3.5%).
Work and jobs in Batchtown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Batchtown, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Batchtown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 133% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/24/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Batchtown village center killed 3 people and injured 216 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/29/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Batchtown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/2/1990 at 07:01:47, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 78.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/27/1993 at 00:08:34, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.3 MD, Depth: 10.3 mi) earthquake occurred 67.2 miles away from Batchtown center
On 1/29/1993 at 13:56:23, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, 3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/29/2003 at 09:02:08, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/6/1994 at 17:38:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.9 miles away from Batchtown center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Calhoun County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bill McGee - Major League Baseball pitcher.
Hospitals/medical centers near Batchtown:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2001 was 18.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Batchtown and their reported violations in the past:BATCHTOWN (Population served: 290, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 20.7%
(20.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Batchtown compared to Illinois state average:
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Religion statistics for Batchtown (based on Calhoun County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Batchtown government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,505 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,558 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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