Bloomington, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 78,902 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.7%
 
Males: 37,294  (47.3%)
Females: 41,608  (52.7%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61701, 61704, 61705, 61761.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,652 (it was $46,496 in 2000)
Bloomington:

$60,652
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,640 (it was $24,751 in 2000)

Bloomington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $161,800 (it was $108,200 in 2000)
Bloomington:

$161,800
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $180,159; Detached houses: $190,662; Townhouses or other attached units: $180,431; In 2-unit structures: $183,727; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $47,687; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $191,459; Mobile homes: $15,821

Median gross rent in 2013: $768.

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  • Races in Bloomington, IL (2013)

    Bloomington races chart
    • 57,26973.5%White alone
    • 9,11011.7%Black alone
    • 5,6807.3%Asian alone
    • 3,9035.0%Hispanic
    • 1,7242.2%Two or more races
    • 4160.5%Other race alone
    • 480.06%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bloomington: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (22.2%), Irish (12.2%), English (8.6%), United States (6.9%), Italian (3.2%), Polish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/29/1897

Elevation: 829 feet

Land area: 22.5 square miles.

Population density: 3,507 people per square mile   (average).

Bloomington,IL real estate house value index trend

Bloomington, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Bloomington:

  • High school or higher: 95.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 45.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bloomington city:

  • Never married: 36.3%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

6,949 residents are foreign born (2.0% Asia, 1.9% Latin America).

This city:

8.8%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 124 registered sex offenders living in Bloomington, Illinois as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bloomington to the number of sex offenders is 627 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,810 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,383 (2.2%)

Bloomington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (116.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Normal, IL (1.6 miles ), Twin Grove, IL (2.3 miles ), Towanda, IL (2.7 miles ), Downs, IL (2.8 miles ), Hudson, IL (3.0 miles ), Carlock, IL (3.3 miles ), Danvers, IL (3.3 miles ), Heyworth, IL (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 430 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 1998: 479 buildings, average cost: $91,400
  • 1999: 503 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2000: 363 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2001: 501 buildings, average cost: $113,100
  • 2002: 429 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2003: 441 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2004: 425 buildings, average cost: $150,600
  • 2005: 379 buildings, average cost: $152,100
  • 2006: 279 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2007: 200 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2008: 120 buildings, average cost: $156,100
  • 2009: 190 buildings, average cost: $188,400
  • 2010: 184 buildings, average cost: $173,400
  • 2011: 146 buildings, average cost: $157,100
  • 2012: 160 buildings, average cost: $208,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.48 N, Longitude: 88.98 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Evergreen City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +19,801 (+25.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 26,752 (65.3%)

Area code: 309

Bloomington household income distribution Bloomington home values distribution

Crime rates in Bloomington by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 2333313522112
per 100,000 3.14.64.44.44.31.34.06.72.72.71.31.32.6
Rapes 59626265596584635446694257
per 100,000 91.095.792.094.985.286.7112.084.072.061.989.854.573.0
Robberies 6798989595688998632742334559
per 100,000 103.4151.2145.4138.7137.190.7118.7130.784.0368.8303.258.475.6
Assaults 3063273272663362893573943107558284281
per 100,000 472.2504.6485.0388.3485.0385.5476.2525.5413.5100.975.5368.3360.0
Burglaries 463641641536585554538587437473462357402
per 100,000 714.4989.1950.8782.4844.4738.9717.6782.9582.9636.6601.2463.0515.0
Thefts 2,0311,9901,9901,8571,7511,5751,5751,5841,4281,4421,2311,3961,446
per 100,000 3,133.93,070.62,951.82,710.72,527.42,100.72,100.72,112.71,904.61,940.71,602.01,810.51,852.4
Auto thefts 1171181181151071121041107749504453
per 100,000 180.5182.1175.0167.9154.4149.4138.7146.7102.765.965.157.167.9
Arson 1511111219122418201016128
per 100,000 23.117.016.317.527.416.032.024.026.713.520.815.610.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 395.9440.5423.5382.1389.1325.4375.4377.5297.3314.5293.1247.8274.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Bloomington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 157 (122 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Illinois average:

2.76

Bloomington tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.4%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +11,970 (+22.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (25%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Finance and insurance (20%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Bloomington, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bloomington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 94% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the Bloomington city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 tornado 23.1 miles away from the city center injured 3 people.

Earthquake activity:

Bloomington-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 151.9 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 128.6 miles away from Bloomington 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 183.9 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 151.2 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 138.8 miles away from Bloomington center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 68.1 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 McLean County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Bill Brady (politician) - Illinois politician, Rick Scott - Lawyer, George Lincoln Rockwell - (died 1967), Nazi Party leader, Ogonna Nnamani - Volleyball player, Vern Partlow - Newspaper reporter, James I. Poynter - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Forrest Taylor - Actor, Clinton Davisson - Nobel laureate, James Harbord - Army Major General and President of RCA, Joel Higgins - Film actor.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Bloomington: James I. Poynter.

Main business address for: CITIZENS FIRST FINANCIAL CORP (SAVINGS INSTITUTION, FEDERALLY CHARTERED).

Hospitals and medical centers in Bloomington:

  • EASTLAND MEDICAL PLAZA SURGICENTER (1505 EASTLAND DR)
  • MENNONITE HOSPITAL (807 N MAIN ST)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE (2416 E WASHINGTON ST SUITE G)
  • ST JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 2200 E WASHINGTON)
  • FMC - CENTRAL IL. BLOOMINGTON PD (1404 EASTLAND DRIVE, UNIT 103)
  • FMC - MCLEAN COUNTY (1505 EASTLAND MEDICAL PLAZA)
  • ASTA CARE CENTER OF BLOOMINGTN (1509 NORTH CALHOUN STREET)
  • BLOOMINGTON REHABILITATION AND HCC (1925 SOUTH MAIN STREET)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-BLOOMINGTON (700 EAST WALNUT)
  • WESTMINSTER VILLAGE (2025 EAST LINCOLN STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Bloomington:

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Amtrak station near Bloomington:

  • 3 miles: BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (NORMAL, 100 E. PARKINSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Bloomington:

  • Illinois Wesleyan University (Full-time enrollment: 2,323; Location: 1312 N Park St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.iwu.edu)
  • Hairmasters Institute of Cosmetology (FT enrollment: 118; Location: 506 S McClun St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.hair-masters.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Bloomington:

  • Illinois State University (about 3 miles; Normal, IL; Full-time enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 5 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois Central College (about 33 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Bradley University (about 37 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Richland Community College (about 42 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Parkland College (about 44 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Millikin University (about 44 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)

Public high schools in Bloomington:

Private high schools in Bloomington:

  • CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY OF MCLEAN COUNTY (Students: 443; Location: 22017 E 1200 NORTH RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • CENTRAL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 408; Location: 1201 AIRPORT RD; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • YOUTHBUILD ACADEMY (Students: 29; Location: 502 S MORRIS AVE STE D; Grades: 12 - 12)
  • LIFE CROSSINGS ACADEMY (Students: 22; Location: 18180 US HIGHWAY 150; Grades: 3 - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Bloomington:

Private elementary/middle schools in Bloomington:

  • HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 631; Location: 705 N ROOSEVELT AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 371; Location: 1102 W HAMILTON RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST MARYS SCHOOL (Students: 172; Location: 603 W JACKSON ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • BLOOMING GROVE ACADEMY (Students: 123; Location: 510 E WASHINGTON ST S115; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CHESTERBROOK ACADEMY (Students: 74; Location: 212 N WILLIAMSBURG DR; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Bloomington, School District: MCLEAN COUNTY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT 5

Library in Bloomington:

  • BLOOMINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,566,461; Location: 205 EAST OLIVE STREET; 210,063 books; 176 e-books; 15,895 audio materials; 16,880 video materials; 30 local licensed databases; 11 state licensed databases; 565 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Bloomington: Lakeside Country Club (A), Bible Garden (B), Mark Evans Observatory (C), Highland Park Golf Course (D), McLean County Fairground (E), Bloomington Country Club (F), Lincoln Leisure Center (G), McLean County Courthouse (H), Bloomington City Hall (I), Alice Miller Center for the Fine Arts (J), Arnold Cabana (K), Blackstock Hall (L), Bloomington Township Fire Protection District Station 2 (M), Buck Memorial Library (N), Dodds Hall (O), Dolan Hall (P), DeMotte Hall (Q), Bloomington Fire Department Station 2 Southeast (R), Fort Natatorium (S), Gulick Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Towanda Plaza Shopping Center (1), Colonial Plaza Shopping Center (2), Eastland Commons Shopping Center (3), Eastland Mall Shopping Center (4), Empire Plaza Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Bloomington: CITIZENS FIRST FINANCIAL CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Bloomington include: Bethel Church (A), Bloomington Bible Church (B), Bloomington West Church of God (C), Centennial Christian Church (D), Christ Temple Pentecostal Church (E), Evangelical Free Church (F), Evelyn Chapel (G), Faith Fellowship Church (H), First Baptist Church of Bloomington (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Evergreen Cemetery (1), Jewish Cemetery (2), Park Hill Cemetery (3), Saint Mary's Cemetery (4), Price Cemetery (5), East Lawn Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Miller Park Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Goose Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Bloomington include: General Electric Park (1), Holiday Park (2), O'Neil Park (3), Evergreen Park (4), Rollingbrook Park (5), White Place Historic District (6), Wilder Field (7), Mercherle Park (8), Forest Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Creatures Crypt Haunted House (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1201 E Bell St) (1), Bloomington-Normal Area Convention & Visitors Bureau (210 South East Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Country Inn & Suites (923 Maple Hill Road) (1), Davis Manor Bed & Breakfast (1001 E Jefferson St) (2), Country Inn & Suites by Carlson-Bloomingtn Nrmlwst (923 Maple Hill Road) (3), Coachman Motel (408 East Washington) (4), Econo Lodge (401 Brock Drive) (5), Hampton Inn Bloomington/Normal (604 1/2 Iaa Drive) (6), Guesthouse Inn - Bloomington (1803 E Empire St) (7), Eastland Suites (1801 Eastland Dr) (8), Extended Stayamerica (1805 South Veterans Parkway) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Illinois State - Supreme Court Reporter Of Decisions (722 West Chestnut Street) (1), Illinois State - State Appellate Court 4th District (318 West Washington Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

McLean 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 2012 was 76.9. This is about average.

City:

76.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.34. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.34
U.S.:

9.14

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

BLOOMINGTON TOWNSHIP PWD WEST PHASE (Population served: 1,800, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-16-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-21-2008)
FREEDOM OIL COMPANY (136945) (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (DEC-20-2005), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-05-2006)
VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2009)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-09-2009), St Public Notif requested (FEB-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-15-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2009)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2009)
  • 259 regular monitoring violations
FREEDOM OIL COMPANY (125666) (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Unresolved (OCT-15-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-16-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-16-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008)
COLONIAL MEADOWS WATER COMPANY (Population served: 190, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In DEC-30-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-27-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-12-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-27-2014), St Civil Case under development (MAR-14-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-17-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-04-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from AUG-03-2012 to AUG-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-21-2012)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 15 regular monitoring violations
  • 13 other older monitoring violations
FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE (135293) (Address: 2207 N. TOWANDA-BARNES RD , Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
COUNTRY LANE MHP (Address: SUITE 360-306 , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-14-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-13-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-19-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-14-2008), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2008)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-18-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-18-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2008)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bloomington that have no violations reported:

  • BLOOMINGTON (Population served: 77,610, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • BLOOMINGTON TOWNSHIP PWD-CRESTWICKE (Population served: 900, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • CANAAN COMMUNITY MHP (Serves OH, Population served: 420, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GRANDVIEW MHP A PWS (Serves OH, Population served: 72, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • KINGDOM HALL BLOOMINGTON (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RESURRECTION LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GRANDVIEW MHP B (Serves OH, Population served: 47, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • URBAN WASFARE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.6%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.3% for Black residents, 13.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.7% for American Indian residents, 5.0% for other race residents, 11.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.6%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Bloomington in 2010:

  • 1,427 people in college/university student housing
  • 280 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 235 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 119 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 61 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 61 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 51 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Bloomington in 2000:

  • 1,578 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 330 people in nursing homes
  • 203 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 177 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 117 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 22 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 13 people in religious group quarters
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill

Bloomington, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Bloomington compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
Arena or stadium:
  • U.S. Cellular Coliseum. Capacity: 8,000.

Banks with most branches in Bloomington (2011 data):

  • Heartland Bank and Trust Company: Heartland Bank And Trust Company, Main Street Bloomington Branch, East Oakland Avenue Branch, Market Street Branch, Illinois Wesleyan University Seasona. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $1,943.8 mil, Deposits: $1,632.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: Heartland Bancorp, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: East Empire Branch, Jefferson Street Branch, Hershey Road Branch, Bloomington Downtown, Market And Jc Parkway Branch. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Busey Bank: E Washington Branch, Bloomington Citizens Savings Branch, Bloomington Branch, Veterans Branch. Info updated 2010/01/25: Bank assets: $3,345.6 mil, Deposits: $2,767.4 mil, headquarters in Champaign, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: First Busey Corporation
  • First State Bank of Bloomington: First State Bank Of Bloomington, Luther Oaks Branch, Westminster Village Facility. Info updated 2009/01/05: Bank assets: $97.6 mil, Deposits: $83.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancorp Of Monticello, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Commerce Bank: Bloomington Downtown Branch, Bloomington Main Branch, Bloomington Airport Branch. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Bloomington Main Branch, West Market Branch, Bloomington Downtown Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • First Financial Bank, National Association: Brickyard Branch at 1 Brickyard Drive, Suite 301, branch established on 2001/09/21; Bloomington Branch at 1218 Towanda Avenue, branch established on 1995/09/01. Info updated 2012/01/04: Bank assets: $2,852.7 mil, Deposits: $2,227.7 mil, headquarters in Terre Haute, IN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Corporation
  • CIBM Bank: Bloomington Branch at 1801 East Empire Street, branch established on 1995/12/18. Info updated 2010/08/18: Bank assets: $500.2 mil, Deposits: $431.1 mil, headquarters in Champaign, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Cib Marine Bancshares, Inc.
  • Flanagan State Bank: Bloomington Branch at 2401 East Washinton Street, branch established on 2005/06/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $143.5 mil, Deposits: $124.6 mil, headquarters in Flanagan, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Financial Group, Inc.
  • 10 other banks with 10 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Bloomington, Illinois:

  • Quality Inn & Suites, 1803 E Empire St, Bloomington, IL 61704 , Phone: (309) 663-1361, Fax: (309) 834-0808
  • Chateau At Bloomington, 1601 Jumer Dr, Bloomington, IL 61704 , Phone: (309) 662-2020, Fax: (309) 662-6522
  • Clarion Hotel, 1219 Holiday Ln, Bloomington, IL 61704 , Phone: (309) 662-5311, Fax: (609) 662-6283
  • Days Inn Bloomington, 1707 W Market St, Bloomington, IL 61701 , Phone: (309) 829-6292, Fax: (309) 829-6292
  • Comfort Inn Bloomington, 500 Brock, Bloomington, IL 61701 , Phone: (309) 828-6000
  • Parkway Inn, 2419 Springfield Rd, Bloomington, IL 61701 , Phone: (309) 828-1505
  • Eastland Suites Hotel & Conference CTR, 1801 Eastland Dr, Bloomington, IL 61704 , Phone: (Inv) lid Input
  • Econo Lodge, 403 Brock Dr, Bloomington, IL 61701 , Phone: (309) 829-3978
  • 16 other hotels and motels
All 24 fire-safe hotels and motels in Bloomington, Illinois

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bloomington city (based on McLean County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,23893
Mainline Protestant22,80356
Catholic15,21510
Other8,58016
Black Protestant8805
Orthodox581
None87,798-
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: 29
McLean County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
McLean County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
McLean County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 124
Here:

7.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McLean County:

26.9%
Illinois:

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

13.7%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 24$116,090$58,0450$0
Other Government Administration 25$95,329$45,7581$2,609
Judicial and Legal 6$32,911$65,8220$0
Police Protection - Officers 120$846,037$84,6040$0
Police - Other 13$49,467$45,66211$7,768
Firefighters 100$709,331$85,1200$0
Fire - Other 3$11,900$47,6000$0
Streets and Highways 29$178,381$73,8135$9,084
Solid Waste Management 45$226,258$60,33510$15,515
Sewerage 12$91,195$91,1950$0
Parks and Recreation 61$293,659$57,769126$74,429
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$6,359$76,3080$0
Water Supply 43$223,027$62,2403$5,350
Transit 89$405,060$54,6158$16,055
Local Libraries 40$144,706$43,41234$29,785
Other and Unallocable 57$254,346$53,5477$6,497
Totals for Government 668$3,684,056$66,181205$167,092

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,616,000 ($71.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,069,000 ($38.90)
    Central Staff Services: $1,091,000 ($13.83)
    Police Protection: $681,000 ($8.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $598,000 ($7.58)
    Fire Protection: $293,000 ($3.71)
    Sewerage: $178,000 ($2.26)
    Financial Administration: $94,000 ($1.19)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $76,000 ($0.96)
    Water Utilities: $9,000 ($0.11)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $10,701,000 ($135.62)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,399,000 ($106.45)
    General - Other: $8,350,000 ($105.83)
    Water Utilities: $7,630,000 ($96.70)
    Fire Protection: $7,051,000 ($89.36)
    Regular Highways: $5,273,000 ($66.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,972,000 ($50.34)
    Central Staff Services: $3,885,000 ($49.24)
    Libraries: $3,045,000 ($38.59)
    Sewerage: $1,970,000 ($24.97)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,550,000 ($19.64)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,143,000 ($14.49)
    Parking Facilities: $945,000 ($11.98)
    General Public Buildings: $749,000 ($9.49)
    Financial Administration: $729,000 ($9.24)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $339,000 ($4.30)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $6,854,000 ($86.87)
    Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $4,521,000 ($57.30)
    Benefit Payments: $3,511,000 ($44.50)
    Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $1,159,000 ($14.69)
    Withdrawals: $27,000 ($0.34)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,699,000 ($21.53)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Transit Utilities: $351,000 ($4.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $257,000 ($3.26)
    Housing & Community Development: $192,000 ($2.43)
    Welfare - Other: $20,000 ($0.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $29,524,000 ($374.19)

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

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $3,111,000 ($39.43)
    All Other: $2,695,000 ($34.16)
    Sewerage: $2,175,000 ($27.57)
    Parking Facilities: $749,000 ($9.49)
    Housing & Community Development: $161,000 ($2.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.03)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $2,997,000 ($37.98)
    Local Employee Contribution: $938,000 ($11.89)
    Interest Revenue: $-1,419,000 ($-17.98)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $887,000 ($11.24)
    All Other: $308,000 ($3.90)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,074,000 ($64.31)
    Interest Earnings: $781,000 ($9.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $10,954,000 ($138.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $19,425,000 ($246.19)
    All Other: $3,886,000 ($49.25)
    Highways: $1,892,000 ($23.98)
    Housing & Community Development: $172,000 ($2.18)
    Public Welfare: $62,000 ($0.79)
  • Tax - Property: $14,455,000 ($183.20)
    Total General Sales: $10,735,000 ($136.05)
    Public Utilities: $4,507,000 ($57.12)
    NEC: $1,155,000 ($14.64)
    Other Selective Sales: $974,000 ($12.34)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $31,782,000 ($402.80)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $6,516,000 ($82.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $25,973,000 ($329.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,513,000 ($44.52)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $8,812,000 ($111.68)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,647,000 ($58.90)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $29,368,000 ($372.21)
    Total Federal Securities: $12,306,000 ($155.97)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,588,000 ($121.52)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $6,820,000 ($86.44)

5.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,466 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($142 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  0.49% ($31,974 average AGI)
from Champaign County, IL  0.24% ($35,276)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.24% ($38,901)


6.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,053 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($479 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.08%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  0.61% ($29,982 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.24% ($44,740)
to Champaign County, IL  0.19% ($31,689)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bloomington:

  • WJBC (1230 AM; 1 kW; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bloomington:

  • W264AG (100.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WESN (88.1 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WGLT (89.1 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W255AI (98.9 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; LEXINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WRVP (98.5 FM; EUREKA, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bloomington:

  • W51CT (Channel 51; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; PEORIA, IL; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Bloomington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 69Number of bridges
  • 281m922ftTotal length
  • $3,487,000Total costs
  • 601,256Total average daily traffic
  • 117,195Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1Before 1900
  • 41900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 241960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 121990-1999
  • 72000-2009
  • 42010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bloomington, IL
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bloomington)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 171 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Bloomington, IL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 311 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bloomington)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Bloomington)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 84 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full and 9 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 ORIGINATED311$122,939514$133,7431,997$136,43591$73,95528$481,986173$98,9513$49,077
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$108,32017$128,52490$129,73214$64,3310$04$65,0374$48,708
APPLICATIONS DENIED27$122,45329$89,641263$135,02740$33,8441$2,247,86022$153,0128$23,229
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN28$115,17028$120,637244$133,3246$48,0770$014$90,1801$68,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$93,4533$118,94332$152,6521$138,0100$02$85,8200$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 21 tracts in Bloomington, IL

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full and 9 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED127$142,807115$152,9931$102,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED21$117,84721$140,2120$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$128,63711$160,5750$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$174,05311$133,8500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 267
  • Hazardous Condition: 341
  • Service Call: 9
  • Good Intent Call: 20

Incident types - Bloomington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bloomington, IL
Most common first names in Bloomington, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary70979.5 years
Robert58672.6 years
William54274.4 years
John49675.1 years
James45872.1 years
Helen37981.4 years
Charles33976.4 years
Ruth32282.6 years
Donald30671.7 years
George29377.7 years
Most common last names in Bloomington, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith27178.2 years
Johnson21279.0 years
Williams14279.0 years
Miller13977.4 years
Brown13575.5 years
Anderson12974.2 years
Jones9279.1 years
Wilson8674.4 years
Davis8575.4 years
Moore8476.0 years
Businesses in Bloomington, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy1
AMF Bowling1LensCrafters1
AT&T2Little Caesars Pizza2
Advance Auto Parts2Long John Silver's1
Aeropostale1Lowe's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Macy's1
Applebee's1Marriott1
Arby's2MasterBrand Cabinets8
AutoZone1Maurices1
BMW1Mazda1
Barnes & Noble1McDonald's4
Baskin-Robbins1Men's Wearhouse1
Bath & Body Works1Motherhood Maternity1
Baymont Inn1New Balance3
Blockbuster1Nike10
Budget Car Rental1Nissan1
Buffalo Wild Wings1OfficeMax1
Burger King2Old Navy1
CVS2Olive Garden1
Carson Pirie Scott1Outback1
Casual Male XL1Outback Steakhouse1
Chevrolet1Pac Sun1
Chick-Fil-A2Panda Express1
Chipotle1Panera Bread1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Papa John's Pizza1
Circle K4Payless2
Comfort Suites1Penske1
Cracker Barrel1Pier 1 Imports1
Curves2Pizza Hut1
DHL2Plato's Closet1
Dairy Queen2Popeyes2
Days Inn1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Deb1Quality2
Decora Cabinetry1Quiznos1
Dennys1RadioShack2
Domino's Pizza1Ramada1
Dunkin Donuts1Red Lobster1
Econo Lodge1Red Roof Inn1
Express1SAS Shoes1
Extended Stay America1Sears3
FedEx13Spencer Gifts1
Finish Line1Sprint Nextel4
Foot Locker1Starbucks2
Ford1Steak 'n Shake2
GNC1Subway2
GameStop2Super 81
Gap1T-Mobile3
H&R Block4T.G.I. Driday's1
Hardee's1T.J.Maxx1
Hawthorn1Taco Bell1
Hilton2Talbots1
Holiday Inn2The Limited1
Hollister Co.1The Room Place1
Honda1Toyota1
IHOP1Toys"R"Us1
JCPenney1U-Haul4
Jewel-Osco2U.S. Cellular3
Jimmy John's2UPS19
Jones New York3Vans2
Journeys1Verizon Wireless1
Justice1Victoria's Secret1
KFC2Walgreens4
Kmart1Walmart1
Kohl's1Wendy's1
Kroger2YMCA1
La Quinta1

Bloomington on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Finance and insurance (population 50,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Finance and insurance (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the highest real estate taxes percentage in 2005"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity (population 50,000+)"
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