Biggsville, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 286 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.6%
 
Males: 130  (45.5%)
Females: 156  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  40.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61418.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,609 (it was $35,714 in 2000)
Biggsville:

$54,609
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,727 (it was $17,215 in 2000)

Biggsville village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $60,100 (it was $44,500 in 2000)
Biggsville:

$60,100
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $531.

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  • Races in Biggsville, IL (2010)

    Biggsville races chart
    • 29396.4%White alone
    • 62.0%Hispanic
    • 41.3%Two or more races
    • 10.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Biggsville: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (34.9%), Irish (18.5%), United States (8.0%), Scottish (4.7%), Swedish (4.7%), English (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/09/1894

Elevation: 650 feet

Land area: 0.33 square miles.

Population density: 861 people per square mile   (low).

Biggsville,IL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Biggsville:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Biggsville village:

  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 12.8%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Biggsville, Illinois as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Biggsville to the number of sex offenders is 97 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $911 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $853 (1.4%)

Biggsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (49.7 miles , pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (157.5 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (178.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Gladstone, IL (2.2 miles ), Media, IL (2.4 miles) , Kirkwood, IL (2.4 miles ), Oquawka, IL (2.7 miles ), Stronghurst, IL (2.8 miles ), Raritan, IL (3.3 miles) , Gulf Port, IL (3.5 miles ), Monmouth, IL (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $60,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.85 N, Longitude: 90.86 W

Area code: 309

Biggsville household income distribution Biggsville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -5 (-1.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (22%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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

Average climate in Biggsville, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Biggsville-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/24/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Biggsville village center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/21/1957, a category F3 tornado 22.0 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Biggsville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 83% 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 229.7 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 211.7 miles away from Biggsville 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 257.8 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 264.9 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 110.5 miles away from Biggsville 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 229.9 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 Henderson County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Biggsville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Biggsville:

  • HENDERSON COUNTY RET CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; STRONGHURST, IL)
  • MONMOUTH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MONMOUTH, IL)
  • OSF HOLY FAMILY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MONMOUTH, IL)
  • PINEWOOD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MONMOUTH, IL)
  • ROSEVILLE REHAB AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROSEVILLE, IL)
  • ADVANCED HOME HEALTH CARE LTD (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; BURLINGTON, IA)
  • ELM VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BURLINGTON, IA)

Amtrak stations near Biggsville:

  • 13 miles: ALDERSHOT (BURLINGTON, 1199 WATERDOWN RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: BURLINGTON (300 S. MAIN ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Biggsville:

  • Southeastern Community College (about 17 miles; West Burlington, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,251)
  • Western Illinois University (about 29 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Augustana College (about 48 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Black Hawk College (about 49 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 49 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 50 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 52 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)

Public high school in Biggsville:

Public elementary/middle school in Biggsville:

See full list of schools located in Biggsville

Library in Biggsville:

  • HENDERSON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $206,538; Location: 110 HILL CREST DRIVE; 38,119 books; 846 audio materials; 1,182 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 16 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 2 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Biggsville: Biggsville Ambulance Service (A), Biggsville Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Biggsville include: Biggsville United Presbyterian Church (A), Biggsville United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Henderson 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 Biggsville and their reported violations in the past:

BIGGSVILLE (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2004), St BCA signed (MAR-04-2004), St Civil Case under development (JAN-06-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-06-2006), Fed FAO issued (JAN-04-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-15-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-20-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2004), St BCA signed (MAR-04-2004), St Civil Case under development (JAN-06-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-06-2006), Fed FAO issued (JAN-04-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2004), St BCA signed (MAR-04-2004), St Civil Case under development (JAN-06-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-06-2006), Fed FAO issued (JAN-04-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-18-2013), St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2004), St BCA signed (MAR-04-2004), St Civil Case under development (JAN-06-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-06-2006), Fed FAO issued (JAN-04-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-16-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-16-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2004), St BCA signed (MAR-04-2004), St Civil Case under development (JAN-06-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-06-2006), Fed FAO issued (JAN-04-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-17-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-17-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2004), St BCA signed (MAR-04-2004), St Civil Case under development (JAN-06-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-06-2006), Fed FAO issued (JAN-04-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2013)
  • 56 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-18-2008)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 1.7%
(1.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Biggsville compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Biggsville (2011 data):

  • Casey State Bank: First State Bank Of Biggsville Branc at 203 E Main Street, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $234.8 mil, Deposits: $210.4 mil, headquarters in Casey, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Eagle Financial Corp.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (98%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Biggsville village (based on Henderson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,76713
Evangelical Protestant4794
Catholic1901
Other1-
None4,894-
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: 2
Henderson County:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Henderson County:

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

5.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Henderson County:

27.6%
Illinois:

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

11.9%
State:

14.5%
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 4$1,031
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$2,457
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$157
Totals for Government 0$0 6$3,645

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $520,000 ($1818.18)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $27,000 ($94.41)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($87.41)
    Water Utilities: $19,000 ($66.43)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($38.46)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($24.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $19,000 ($66.43)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($38.46)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $52,000 ($181.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($27.97)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($38.46)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($13.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $26,000 ($90.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $27,000 ($94.41)
    Highways: $10,000 ($34.97)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $7,000 ($24.48)
    Property: $6,000 ($20.98)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $180,000 ($629.37)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $520,000 ($1818.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $520,000 ($1818.18)
    Water Utilities: $170,000 ($594.41)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($34.97)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $184,000 ($643.36)

4.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,817 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
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 Des Moines County, IA  1.17% ($30,676 average AGI)
from Warren County, IL  0.41% ($42,417)
from Knox County, IL  0.34% ($20,000)


5.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,898 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
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 Des Moines County, IA  1.32% ($51,692 average AGI)
to Warren County, IL  0.61% ($27,611)
to Hancock County, IL  0.51% ($28,467)

Strongest AM radio stations in Biggsville:

  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5 kW; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRAM (1330 AM; 1 kW; MONMOUTH, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBUR (1490 AM; 1 kW; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KCPS (1150 AM; 1 kW; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: JOHN M. GIANNETTINO)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Biggsville:

  • WMOI (97.7 FM; MONMOUTH, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KGRS (107.3 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKMI (93.5 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDMG (103.1 FM; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBKB-FM (101.7 FM; FORT MADISON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKAI-FM (100.1 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAAG (94.9 FM; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: GALESBURG BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMQZ (104.1 FM; COLCHESTER, IL; Owner: COLCHESTER RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Biggsville:

  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • WQAD-TV (Channel 8; MOLINE, IL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; MOLINE, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 17m56ftTotal length
  • 125Total average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 40.864750 Lon: -90.812083, Call Sign: WNYJ395
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.200 MHz, 469.200 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/07/2012, Expiration Date: 02/07/2022
    Registrant: Electronic Applications Co., Inc., Burlington, IA 52601, Phone: (319) 752-2435, Fax: (319) 752-0157, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BIGGSVILLE, 3 Miles West Of Intersection Hwy 94 & 34 (Lat: 40.851389 Lon: -90.926667), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 105.2 m, Call Sign: WPNN492
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 6585.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/03/2008, Expiration Date: 10/05/2018, Certifier: John E Rooney
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: N5AXQ, Licensee ID: L01318152
    Grant Date: 08/27/2007, Expiration Date: 11/07/2017, Certifier: Darrell R Elsea
    Registrant: Darrell R Elsea, Rr 1 Box 118, Biggsville, IL 61418
  • Call Sign: N9TLH
    Grant Date: 05/11/1993, Expiration Date: 05/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2005
    Registrant: Greg S Smith, Rr 1 Box 366 Biggsville, Biggsville, IL 61418
  • Call Sign: KC9PJD, Licensee ID: L01478104
    Grant Date: 03/26/2009, Expiration Date: 03/26/2019, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2010, Certifier: Robert D Hill
    Registrant: Robert D Hill, Rr 1 Box 266, Biggsville, IL 61418
  • Call Sign: K9DVP, Previous Call Sign: KC9PJD, Licensee ID: L01478104
    Grant Date: 04/20/2010, Expiration Date: 04/20/2020, Certifier: Robert D Hill
    Registrant: Robert D Hill, Rr 1 Box 254, Biggsville, IL 61418

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: BRASHEAR BOBBY B JR RV6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 192V , Serial Number: 22107, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Matthew J Defenbaugh, Rr 1 Box 222, Biggsville, IL 61418
  • Aircraft: SKYE RYDER AEROCHUTE SIX CHUTER SR II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2564Q , Serial Number: 94-1224-2, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 06/25/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Matthew J Defenbaugh, Rr 1 Box 222, Biggsville, IL 61418
  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE AVIATION DREAM MACHINE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3853V , Serial Number: 4328, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/2007
    Registrant (Individual): James R Rogers, Rr 1 Box 264, Biggsville, IL 61418
  • Aircraft: DEFENBAUGH MATTHEW GYROCYCLE ONE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 41856 , Serial Number: 0251, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 02/29/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Matthew J Defenbaugh, Rr 1 Box 222, Biggsville, IL 61418
  • Aircraft: INGRAHAM STEVE CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX SEE BOMBADIER (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4201F , Serial Number: CH2-0303-2312, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond Defenbaugh, Rr 1 Box 268, Biggsville, IL 61418

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Biggsville, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John978.7 years
William975.1 years
Charles878.1 years
Mary783.0 years
Robert769.6 years
James584.4 years
Donald465.2 years
Harold479.0 years
Harry469.5 years
Carl480.0 years
Most common last names in Biggsville, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gibb982.4 years
Smith980.2 years
Stevenson874.9 years
Anderson782.3 years
Oaks781.0 years
Boyd676.8 years
Johnson673.6 years
Nelson677.3 years
Glenn581.8 years
Dixon585.8 years

Biggsville on our top lists:

  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Warehousing and storage"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Office supplies and stationery stores"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides"
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