For population 25 years and over in Calhoun:
For population 15 years and over in Calhoun village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $350 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (53.6 miles , pop. 121,582).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (118.9 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (221.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Parkersburg, IL (2.0 miles ), Olney, IL (2.4 miles ), Claremont, IL (2.5 miles ), West Salem, IL (3.0 miles ), Noble, IL (3.2 miles ), Sumner, IL (3.3 miles ), Mount Erie, IL (3.7 miles) , Bone Gap, IL (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 38.65 N, Longitude: 88.04 W
Area code: 618
Population change in the 1990s: -10 (-4.3%).
Work and jobs in Calhoun: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Calhoun, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Calhoun-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 126% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Calhoun village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 1/7/1989, a category F4 tornado 18.4 miles away from the village center injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Calhoun-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 27% 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 16.1 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 14.6 miles away from Calhoun 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 48.0 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 16.0 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 4.9 miles away from Calhoun center
On 4/21/2008 at 05:38:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 15.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Richland County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Calhoun:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calhoun:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Calhoun and their reported violations in the past:CALHOUN (Population served: 232, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 5.2%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Calhoun compared to Illinois state average:
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Religion statistics for Calhoun (based on Richland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.36%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Calhoun government finances in 2002:
5.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,064 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.29% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,801 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Calhoun:
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TV broadcast stations around Calhoun:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Calhoun on our top lists:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.