For population 25 years and over in Belle Rive:
For population 15 years and over in Belle Rive village:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,500 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (67.1 miles , pop. 121,582).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (85.9 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (255.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Dahlgren, IL (1.9 miles ), Bluford, IL (2.6 miles ), Keenes, IL (3.0 miles) , Bonnie, IL (3.0 miles ), Belle Prairie City, IL (3.2 miles) , Ina, IL (3.3 miles ), Mount Vernon, IL (3.3 miles ), Wayne City, IL (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 38.23 N, Longitude: 88.74 W
Area code: 618
Population change in the 1990s: -26 (-6.5%).
Work and jobs in Belle Rive: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Belle Rive, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Belle Rive-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 154% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/18/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.1 miles away from the Belle Rive village center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 12/18/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 45 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Belle Rive-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 41% 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 48.8 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 61.6 miles away from Belle Rive 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 54.9 miles away from the city 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 85.6 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 51.3 miles away from Belle Rive center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 43.0 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 Jefferson County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Belle Rive:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Belle Rive:
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Public elementary/middle school in Belle Rive:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Belle Rive that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 14.8%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Belle Rive compared to Illinois state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Belle Rive (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.54%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Belle Rive government finances in 2002:
5.61% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,483 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:
5.64% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,438 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total costs: $636,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,100
Total average daily truck traffic: 187
Total future (year 2023) average daily traffic: 4,500
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
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