Bethalto, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 9,382 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.8%
 
Males: 4,606  (49.1%)
Females: 4,776  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 62067, 62095.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,642 (it was $42,201 in 2000)
Bethalto:

$55,642
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,863 (it was $18,697 in 2000)

Bethalto village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $127,922 (it was $77,800 in 2000)
Bethalto:

$127,922
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $142,988; Detached houses: $147,362; Townhouses or other attached units: $178,532; In 2-unit structures: $117,833; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $93,104; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $67,206; Mobile homes: $31,951

Median gross rent in 2013: $827.

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  • Races in Bethalto, IL (2010)

    Bethalto races chart
    • 9,10295.6%White alone
    • 1811.9%Hispanic
    • 850.9%Two or more races
    • 800.8%Black alone
    • 490.5%Asian alone
    • 140.1%American Indian alone
    • 60.06%Other race alone
    • 40.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bethalto: 89.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.2%), Irish (11.8%), English (11.0%), United States (6.0%), French (4.9%), Italian (3.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/02/1873

Elevation: 521 feet

Land area: 6.58 square miles.

Population density: 1,426 people per square mile   (low).

Bethalto,IL real estate house value index trend

Bethalto, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Bethalto:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bethalto village:

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

74 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.8%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Bethalto, Illinois as of May 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Bethalto to the number of sex offenders is 1,183 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,836 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,971 (1.7%)

Bethalto satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Florissant, MO (16.7 miles , pop. 50,497).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (21.9 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (238.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rosewood Heights, IL (1.3 miles ), East Alton, IL (1.9 miles ), Wood River, IL (1.9 miles ), Roxana, IL (2.2 miles ), South Roxana, IL (2.3 miles ), Holiday Shores, IL (2.4 miles ), Hartford, IL (2.5 miles ), Alton, IL (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1998: 29 buildings, average cost: $104,900
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $117,200
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $134,900
  • 2002: 21 buildings, average cost: $149,600
  • 2003: 26 buildings, average cost: $138,200
  • 2004: 35 buildings, average cost: $224,800
  • 2005: 71 buildings, average cost: $146,200
  • 2006: 58 buildings, average cost: $174,000
  • 2007: 31 buildings, average cost: $159,100
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $134,200
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $119,700
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,300
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $98,000
  • 2014: 9 buildings, average cost: $98,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.90 N, Longitude: 90.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,433 (-15.2%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 768 (18.9%)

Area code: 618

Bethalto household income distribution Bethalto home values distribution

Crime rates in Bethalto by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000011
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.010.610.6
Rapes 334107134103916915
per 100,000 31.731.241.5103.472.5133.340.4100.730.394.2168.595.3159.4
Robberies 00212003738013
per 100,000 0.00.020.710.320.70.00.030.270.7397.90.010.631.9
Assaults 224463697944230143285
per 100,000 21.220.8456.0651.5714.3810.3444.7231.60.010.5452.9296.653.1
Burglaries 4242403828341618734392817
per 100,000 444.3437.5414.6393.0289.9348.8161.7181.270.7356.0410.7296.6180.7
Thefts 13813817315515319884882011914112395
per 100,000 1,459.71,437.41,792.91,602.91,583.92,031.0849.0885.9202.11,246.11,485.01,302.81,009.6
Auto thefts 9910111573661463
per 100,000 95.293.7103.6113.8155.371.830.360.460.610.542.163.631.9
Arson 0011000000000
per 100,000 0.00.010.410.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 133.2131.2251.8333.0318.6399.6177.6198.566.6286.4333.1250.1236.0

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Crime rate in Bethalto detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -99 (-1.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Bethalto, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bethalto-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/24/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Bethalto village center killed 3 people and injured 216 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1981, a category F4 tornado 7.8 miles away from the village center injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bethalto-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 76% 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 120.8 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 116.6 miles away from Bethalto 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 123.3 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 138.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 162.3 miles away from Bethalto 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 122.4 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 Madison County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bethalto topographic map

Birthplace of: Ross Laux - College basketball player (Eastern Illinois Panthers).

Hospitals and medical centers in Bethalto:

  • BETHALTO CARE CENTER (815 SOUTH PRAIRIE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Bethalto:

  • THELMA TERRACE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WOOD RIVER, IL)
  • LINTON TERRACE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; WOOD RIVER, IL)
  • PERSHING TERRACE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; WOOD RIVER, IL)
  • V I P MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WOOD RIVER, IL)
  • WOOD RIVER HOSPICE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; WOOD RIVER, IL)
  • FOSTERBURG TERRACE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ALTON, IL)
  • ABERDEEN TERRACE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; ALTON, IL)

Amtrak station near Bethalto:

  • 5 miles: ALTON (3400 COLLEGE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bethalto:

  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (about 9 miles; Edwardsville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 11,933)
  • Lewis and Clark Community College (about 9 miles; Godfrey, IL; FT enrollment: 4,189)
  • University of Missouri-St Louis (about 20 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,322)
  • Ranken Technical College (about 21 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Saint Louis Community College (about 21 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 18,019)
  • Saint Louis University (about 22 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)
  • Washington University in St Louis (about 23 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,823)

Public high schools in Bethalto:

  • CIVIC MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 816, Location: 200 SCHOOL ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • CM WEST (Location: 101 SCHOOL ST, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Bethalto:

Private elementary/middle schools in Bethalto:

  • ZION LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 306, Location: 625 CHURCH DR, Grades: PK-8)
  • OUR LADY QUEEN OF PEACE SCHOOL (Students: 178, Location: 618 N PRAIRIE ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Bethalto

Library in Bethalto:

  • BETHALTO PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $460,154; Location: 321 SOUTH PRAIRIE STREET; 44,255 books; 1,066 audio materials; 5,100 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 16 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 174 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Bethalto: Bethalto Public Library (A), Bethalto City Hall (B), Saint Louis Regional Airport Fire Department (C), Bethalto Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Airport Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Bethalto City Cemetery (1), Rose Lawn Memory Gardens (2), Montgomery Family Cemetery (3), Preuitt Family Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rocky Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Bethalto include: Bethalto Park (1), Khoury League Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Madison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 103. This is worse than average.

City:

103
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.269. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.269
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.50. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.50
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0171. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0171
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.5%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 59.7% for Black residents, 6.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
92 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
94 people in nursing homes in 2000

Bethalto, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Bethalto (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Edwardsville: Bethalto Rte 140 Branch at 102 East Bethalto Blvd, branch established on 2007/09/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,559.6 mil, Deposits: $1,289.3 mil, headquarters in Edwardsville, IL, positive income, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Banc Ed Corp., The
  • Liberty Bank: Bethalto Branch at 353 West Bethalto Rd, branch established on 2006/11/27. Info updated 2007/08/29: Bank assets: $285.2 mil, Deposits: $234.1 mil, headquarters in Alton, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Liberty Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First National Bank in Staunton: Bethalto Branch at 704 Texas Street, branch established on 1937/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $480.2 mil, Deposits: $396.5 mil, headquarters in Staunton, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: First Staunton Bancshares, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Bethalto Airport Branch at One Airport Plaza, branch established on 1976/04/07. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bethalto village (based on Madison County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant59,455212
Catholic37,24321
Mainline Protestant24,54579
Other5,33020
Black Protestant3,94221
Orthodox5904
None138,177-
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: 48
Madison County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Madison County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 100
Madison County:

3.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 190
Here:

7.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

27.8%
Illinois:

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

9.6%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bethalto:

53.0%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bethalto:

52.0%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.6%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.9%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bethalto:

34.9%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

59.1%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Bethalto:

79.4%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bethalto, 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
Financial Administration 3$5,503$22,0120$0
Other Government Administration 9$16,485$21,9800$0
Police Protection - Officers 15$80,001$64,0011$2,117
Police - Other 5$23,045$55,3080$0
Firefighters 0$0 3$2,194
Streets and Highways 5$27,425$65,8203$3,550
Parks and Recreation 1$5,866$70,3920$0
Water Supply 20$105,720$63,4321$2,192
Other and Unallocable 1$2,916$34,9920$0
Totals for Government 59$266,961$54,2978$10,053

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,370,000 ($252.61)
    Regular Highways: $1,366,000 ($145.60)
    Police Protection: $1,150,000 ($122.58)
    General - Other: $510,000 ($54.36)
    General Public Buildings: $454,000 ($48.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $407,000 ($43.38)
    Parks & Recreation: $346,000 ($36.88)
    Fire Protection: $94,000 ($10.02)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $14,000 ($1.49)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $138,000 ($14.71)
    Benefit Payments: $103,000 ($10.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $57,000 ($6.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,745,000 ($292.58)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $270,000 ($28.78)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $316,000 ($33.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $35,000 ($3.73)
    All Other: $10,000 ($1.07)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $131,000 ($13.96)
    Local Employee Contribution: $81,000 ($8.63)
    Interest Revenue: $52,000 ($5.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $260,000 ($27.71)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $282,000 ($30.06)
    Interest Earnings: $212,000 ($22.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,707,000 ($288.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,542,000 ($164.36)
    Highways: $796,000 ($84.84)
  • Tax - Property: $946,000 ($100.83)
    NEC: $466,000 ($49.67)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $4,500,000 ($479.64)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $4,500,000 ($479.64)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $1,807,000 ($192.60)
    Total Other Securities: $1,005,000 ($107.12)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,658,000 ($709.66)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $283,000 ($30.16)

4.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,112 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($428 average AGI)
Madison County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Clair County, IL  0.91% ($35,916 average AGI)
from St. Louis County, MO  0.38% ($41,118)
from Macoupin County, IL  0.27% ($33,631)


4.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,123 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($442 average AGI)
Madison County:

0.05%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Clair County, IL  0.79% ($31,914 average AGI)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.46% ($48,722)
to St. Louis city, MO  0.29% ($31,589)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bethalto:

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFNS (590 AM; 1 kW; WOOD RIVER, IL; Owner: MISSOURI SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBGZ (1570 AM; 1 kW; ALTON, IL)
  • KIRL (1460 AM; 5 kW; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: BRONCO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGNU (920 AM; 1 kW; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: NORMAN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bethalto:

  • WSIE (88.7 FM; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, S. ILLINOIS UNIV.)
  • KATZ-FM (100.3 FM; ALTON, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLCA (89.9 FM; GODFREY, IL; Owner: LEWIS & CLARK COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WVRV (101.1 FM; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMLL (104.1 FM; JERSEYVILLE, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; CRESTWOOD, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSM (106.5 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFUN-FM (95.5 FM; BETHALTO, IL; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFTK-FM1 (97.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • W288AW (105.5 FM; ALTON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bethalto:

  • W50CH (Channel 50; ALTON, IL; Owner: LIBERTY CHRISTIAN CENTER)
  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • KETC (Channel 9; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS REGIONAL & EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV COMMISSION)
  • KPTN-LP (Channel 58; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KURT J. PETERSEN)
  • K64DT (Channel 64; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K49FC (Channel 49; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPXS (Channel 13; MT. VERNON, IL; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • K18BT (Channel 18; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WRBU (Channel 46; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K65FN (Channel 65; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K38HD (Channel 38; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
Bethalto fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Bethalto fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 69m226ftTotal length
  • $41,000Total costs
  • 80,200Total average daily traffic
  • 6,970Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bethalto)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Village Hall (Lat: 38.909778 Lon: -90.040389), Call Sign: KUV568, Licensee ID: L00058948
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHzGrant Date: 06/30/1999, Expiration Date: 09/14/2004, Cancellation Date: 11/20/2004Registrant: Bethalto, Village Of, 213 N Prairie St, Bethalto, IL 62010, Phone: (618) 388-5266
  • 910 Second St (Lat: 38.909500 Lon: -90.053722), Call Sign: KZC553
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.295 MHzGrant Date: 10/04/1995, Expiration Date: 12/05/2000, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2001Registrant: Bethalto Community Unit School District, 322 E Central, Bethalto, IL 62010, Phone: (618) 377-7241
  • Lat: 38.908917 Lon: -90.040639, Call Sign: WPRX695
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.025 MHz, 467.150 MHzGrant Date: 02/10/2011, Expiration Date: 03/13/2021, Certifier: Harry CampbellRegistrant: Datatronics, 2624 East Broadway, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (800) 973-1440, Fax: (618) 463-1450, Email:
  • 101 Sunset Drive (Lat: 38.898583 Lon: -90.005694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPWV764
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.430 MHzGrant Date: 11/08/2012, Expiration Date: 01/27/2023, Certifier: William T DicksonRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • BOOSTER, N. Bellwood Dr. (Lat: 38.890028 Lon: -90.060028), Type: Upole, Structure height: 16.7 m, Call Sign: WQSW924
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.150 MHzGrant Date: 12/02/2013, Expiration Date: 12/02/2023, Certifier: Kenneth D RaganRegistrant: Atlas License Company & Data Services, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave Ste 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BETHALTO, 212 Culp Ln (Lat: 38.927250 Lon: -90.063972), Overall height: 50.6 m, Call Sign: WLW292
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 10559.3 MHz, 10563.1 MHz, 6422.50 MHzGrant Date: 07/25/2000, Expiration Date: 07/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2010, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7422, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Saint Louis Regional Airport (Lat: 38.891722 Lon: -90.048444), Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WKV8
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.950 MHzGrant Date: 01/30/2007, Expiration Date: 02/13/2017Registrant: Langa Air, Inc., #4 Eagle Ct., East Alton, IL 62024, Phone: (618) 258-1005

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bethalto)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • BOB LUDLAM AIRCRAFT SALES INC, 3 Aspen Ct, Bethalto, IL 62010
    Certificate: D000402 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 06/26/2012, Expiration Date: 06/25/2013

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: BOEING A75N1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1942P , Serial Number: 75-4842, Year manufactured: 1943, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Todd E Helmkamp, 813 Fairway St, Bethalto, IL 62010
  • Aircraft: HELMKAMP EUGENE E RV6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 20579 , Serial Number: 23326, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 07/14/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Eugene E Helmkamp, 79 Brooks Dr, Bethalto, IL 62010
  • Aircraft: ROHR IRVING C RV 4-VANS AIRCRAFT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 425R , Serial Number: 124, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 03/15/1996
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Eugene E Helmkamp, 79 Brooks Dr, Bethalto, IL 62010, Other Owners: Janet K Helmkamp
  • Aircraft: BOEING E75N1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING R680 (215 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 57941 , Serial Number: 75-1860, Airworthiness Date: 08/17/1984
    Registrant (Corporation): Metropolitan Registered Pharmacists Inc, 304 N Old Bethalto Rd, Bethalto, IL 62010
  • Aircraft: RICK HUEBNER RV10 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-C4B5 (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 653DF , Serial Number: 40909, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 01/25/2013
    Registrant (Individual): David R Fleetwood, 304 N Old Bethalto Rd, Bethalto, IL 62010
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9529J , Serial Number: 28-3656, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 10/18/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Eugene K Seibel, 816 Homm St, Bethalto, IL 62010

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED58$106,34152$109,634281$115,91520$27,4391$139,26022$94,0161$30,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$160,5203$87,39315$103,0224$10,8330$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$141,6733$77,11747$113,52611$26,5530$02$62,2001$36,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$110,6307$103,56039$103,9012$22,3400$03$75,8130$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$05$127,8660$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4017.21 , 4017.22, 4019.01, 4028.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$128,80615$155,663
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$129,2273$129,403
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$05$116,484
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$133,9406$183,338
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$51,990

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4017.21 , 4017.22, 4019.01, 4028.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

BETHALTO (Population served: 18,300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-15-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-20-2007)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Bethalto

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bethalto, IL
Most common first names in Bethalto, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William6377.1 years
Mary6279.3 years
Charles5575.4 years
John5473.9 years
James4473.6 years
Robert4068.2 years
Helen3882.8 years
George3778.1 years
Dorothy3279.8 years
Anna2884.4 years
Most common last names in Bethalto, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2274.2 years
Davis2170.7 years
Miller2075.3 years
Johnson2076.4 years
Williams1677.5 years
Brown1479.6 years
Cooper1380.1 years
Martin1178.8 years
King1073.3 years
Moore1078.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0%)
Businesses in Bethalto, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Arby's1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS3
Jones New York1Walgreens1
KFC1

Bethalto compared to Illinois 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.

Bethalto on our top lists:

  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of rapes per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
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