Carrier Mills, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 1,598 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -15.3%
 
Males: 755  (47.3%)
Females: 843  (52.7%)
Median resident age:

39.7 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 62917.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,272 (it was $25,493 in 2000)
Carrier Mills:

$33,272
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,599 (it was $14,314 in 2000)

Carrier Mills village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $70,208 (it was $37,900 in 2000)
Carrier Mills:

$70,208
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $104,461; detached houses: $109,031; townhouses or other attached units: $448,541; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $161,307; mobile homes: $47,062

Median gross rent in 2017: $629.

March 2019 cost of living index in Carrier Mills: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.6%
(23.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.1% for Black residents, 46.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Carrier Mills, IL (2017)
    • 1,64979.4%White alone
    • 28113.5%Black alone
    • 643.1%Two or more races
    • 552.6%Hispanic
    • 60.3%Asian alone
    • 50.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Carrier Mills, Illinois as of August 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Carrier Mills is 265 to 1.


Crime rates in Carrier Mills by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(108.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.3)
3
(163.8)
0
(0.0)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.6)
13
(723.8)
N/A
Assaults
(per 100,000)
22
(1,187)
20
(1,086)
20
(1,086)
25
(1,356)
20
(1,092)
1
(55.7)
N/A
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(539.4)
8
(434.5)
16
(869.1)
21
(1,139)
16
(873.4)
11
(612.5)
N/A
Thefts
(per 100,000)
27
(1,456)
24
(1,304)
50
(2,716)
43
(2,333)
24
(1,310)
19
(1,058)
N/A
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(53.9)
1
(54.3)
1
(54.3)
1
(54.3)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)337.6391.1391.1492.1479.3313.5339.6

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Crime rate in Carrier Mills detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Illinois average:

2.71
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Ancestries: German (11.9%), Irish (10.5%), American (7.0%), Hungarian (6.8%), English (6.6%), European (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/20/1894

Elevation: 391 feet

Land area: 1.24 square miles.

Population density: 1,290 people per square mile   (low).

Carrier Mills, Illinois map

6 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.3%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,246 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $850 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (62.2 miles , pop. 121,582).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (109.3 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (291.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Harrisburg, IL (2.4 miles ),
Stonefort, IL (2.5 miles ),
Muddy, IL (2.9 miles),
Crab Orchard, IL (3.2 miles ),
Galatia, IL (3.3 miles ),
New Burnside, IL (3.3 miles ),
Raleigh, IL (3.3 miles ),
Creal Springs, IL (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 37.69 N, Longitude: 88.63 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 618

Distribution of median household income in Carrier Mills, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Carrier Mills, IL in 2017
Carrier Mills satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.4%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Carrier Mills, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Construction (12.7%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (7.6%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.8%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.0%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (29.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.8%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Radio, TV, computer stores (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Carrier Mills, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Carpenters (5.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Construction laborers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (12.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.5%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (7.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.6%)
  • Registered nurses (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)

Average climate in Carrier Mills, Illinois

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Carrier Mills, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 78.7. This is about average.

City:

78.7
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 33.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.6
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Carrier Mills-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Carrier Mills village center killed 10 people and injured 181 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/2003, a category F4 tornado 22.8 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carrier Mills-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 74% 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 66.6 miles away from Carrier Mills 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 50.8 miles away from Carrier Mills 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 61.4 miles away from Carrier Mills 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 88.2 miles away from Carrier Mills 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 101.8 miles away from Carrier Mills 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 69.2 miles away from Carrier Mills 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 Saline County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Carrier Mills:

  • CARRIER MILLS NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (6789 US RT 45, P O BOX 68)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Carrier Mills:

  • HARRISBURG MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HARRISBURG, IL)
  • SHAWNEE ROSE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HARRISBURG, IL)
  • SALINE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HARRISBURG, IL)
  • LITTLE EGYPT MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HARRISBURG, IL)
  • SHAWNEE HOUSE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; HARRISBURG, IL)
  • FMC - SALINE COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; HARRISBURG, IL)
  • FERRELL HOSPITAL COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; ELDORADO, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carrier Mills:

  • John A Logan College (about 26 miles; Carterville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,995)
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (about 33 miles; Carbondale, IL; FT enrollment: 14,539)
  • Rend Lake College (about 35 miles; Ina, IL; FT enrollment: 2,778)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 44 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 56 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 56 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • University of Evansville (about 64 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 2,688)

Public high school in Carrier Mills:

Public elementary/middle school in Carrier Mills:

See full list of schools located in Carrier Mills

Library in Carrier Mills:

  • CARRIER MILLS-STONEFORT PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $51,959; Location: 109 OAK STREET; 22,035 books; 50 audio materials; 80 video materials; 17 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

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

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

CARRIER MILLS (Population served: 2,095, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-17-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-14-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-20-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This village:

2.2 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

62.2%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.6%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
91 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Carrier Mills (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Marion: Carrier Mills Facility at 2 South Main Street, branch established on 1951/12/01. Info updated 2006/11/08: Bank assets: $330.2 mil, Deposits: $261.5 mil, headquarters in Marion, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Midwest Community Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Carrier Mills:

Marital status in Carrier Mills, IL
  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

For population 25 years and over in Carrier Mills:

  • High school or higher: 81.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Illinois average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Carrier Mills
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Carrier Mills, IL (based on Saline County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,67264
Mainline Protestant1,42711
Catholic8472
Other3224
Black Protestant3203
None9,325-
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: 7
This county:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Here:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
This county:

5.76 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Saline County:

27.2%
State:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Saline County:

7.2%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.4%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Carrier Mills:

44.9%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Carrier Mills:

19.3%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Carrier Mills:

11.4%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.0%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Carrier Mills:

53.9%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.1%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Carrier Mills, 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
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,403$32,4182$2,081
Streets and Highways 1$2,037$24,4441$638
Water Supply 0$0 4$1,038
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,116
Firefighters 0$0 24$1,387
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$2,863
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 3$7,440$29,76041$9,123

Carrier Mills government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $454,000 ($284.11)
    Central Staff Services: $185,000 ($115.77)
    Housing and Community Development: $120,000 ($75.09)
    Police Protection: $115,000 ($71.96)
    Regular Highways: $105,000 ($65.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $44,000 ($27.53)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($18.77)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $22,000 ($13.77)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($9.39)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $262,000 ($163.95)

Carrier Mills government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $20,000 ($12.52)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $120,000 ($75.09)
    General Local Government Support: $6,000 ($3.75)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $43,000 ($26.91)
    Fines and Forfeits: $13,000 ($8.14)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $531,000 ($332.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $269,000 ($168.34)
    Highways: $50,000 ($31.29)
    Other: $41,000 ($25.66)
  • Tax - Property: $61,000 ($38.17)

Carrier Mills government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $590,000 ($369.21)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $530,000 ($331.66)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,000 ($37.55)

Carrier Mills government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $700,000 ($438.05)

4.18% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,890 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Williamson County, IL  0.72% ($37,016 average AGI)
from Gallatin County, IL  0.33% ($26,724)


4.83% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.83%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Williamson County, IL  0.76% ($40,985 average AGI)
to Gallatin County, IL  0.38% ($29,091)
to Jackson County, IL  0.28% ($27,880)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carrier Mills:

  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBQ (1240 AM; 1 kW; HARRISBURG, IL; Owner: VISHER-CHOATE II)
  • WGGH (1150 AM; 5 kW; MARION, IL)
  • 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.)
  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WMCL (1060 AM; 3 kW; MCLEANSBORO, IL; Owner: DANA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WILY (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 5 kW; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: WITHERS BROADCASTING CO OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carrier Mills:

  • WBVN (104.5 FM; CARRIER MILLS, IL; Owner: KENNETH W. AND JANE A. ANDERSON)
  • WOOZ-FM (99.9 FM; HARRISBURG, IL; Owner: ZIMMER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDDD-FM (107.3 FM; MARION, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQRL (106.3 FM; BENTON, IL; Owner: DANA COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WEBQ-FM (102.3 FM; ELDORADO, IL; Owner: VISHER-CHOATE II)
  • WVZA (92.7 FM; HERRIN, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQUL (97.7 FM; WEST FRANKFORT, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCIL-FM (101.5 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: LYLE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WISH-FM (98.9 FM; GALATIA, IL; Owner: GALATIA FM JOINT VENTURE)
  • WXLT (103.5 FM; CHRISTOPHER, IL; Owner: ZRG OF ILLINOIS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Carrier Mills:

  • WSIL-TV (Channel 3; HARRISBURG, IL; Owner: WSIL-TV, INC.)
  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • W15BU (Channel 17; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KFVS-TV (Channel 12; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KBSI (Channel 23; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: KBSI LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WTCT (Channel 27; MARION, IL; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 167ft / 50.9mTotal length
  • 50,025Total average daily traffic
  • 6,592Total average daily truck traffic
  • 31,215Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Carrier Mills, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 31980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Carrier Mills, IL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Sahara Coal Co 2 1/2 Mi Se Harco Rd & Sr13 (Lat: 37.713667 Lon: -88.682556), Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WNYH844, Licensee ID: L00013390,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.920 MHz, 161.190 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 01/28/2022, Cancellation Date: 12/31/2012, Registrant: Illinois Central Railroad Co, 17641 S Ashland Avenue, Homewood, IL 60430, Phone: (708) 332-6739, Fax: (708) 332-6669, Email:
  • 2 Miles W Of Stone Fort On Hwy 47 (Lat: 37.643278 Lon: -88.675778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQFS264, Licensee ID: L00012825,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.412 MHz, 458.412 MHz, Grant Date: 07/02/2016, Expiration Date: 09/20/2026, Certifier: Tracey Felty, Registrant: County Of Saline, 1 N Main St, Harrisburg, IL 62946, Phone: (618) 252-8661, Fax: (618) 252-2503, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Carrier Mills, N Of Carrier Mills At Town Park Rd (Lat: 37.701389 Lon: -88.636389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 94.5 m, Overall height: 95.4 m, Call Sign: WPSL912,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.606 MHz, 928.606 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2011, Expiration Date: 06/18/2021, Certifier: Clayton L Brunner, Registrant: Utility Telecom Consulting Group, Inc., 9850 S. Maryland Parkway, Suite A5-108, Las Vegas, NV 89183, Phone: (303) 840-1041, Fax: (303) 840-1028, Email:
  • Carrier Mills, 1.2 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 37.701528 Lon: -88.636444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 108.2 m, Call Sign: WQEP653,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6855.00 MHz, 6825.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/20/2006, Expiration Date: 03/20/2016, Cancellation Date: 05/21/2016, Certifier: Larry Burns, Registrant: Utility Telecom Consulting Group, Inc., 9850 S. Maryland Parkway, Suite A5-108, Las Vegas, NV 89183, Phone: (303) 840-1041, Fax: (303) 840-1029, Email:
  • CRAB ORCHARD, Carrier Mills (Lat: 37.738000 Lon: -88.701000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 94.7 m, Overall height: 96.3 m, Call Sign: WQFH519,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 07/17/2006, Expiration Date: 07/17/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/20/2015, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • STATION, 2.5 Mi S Of Jct Of Cr 9 And Sr 13 (Lat: 37.701417 Lon: -88.636417), Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: KYM35,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2190.40 MHz, 2193.60 MHz, Grant Date: 08/17/2000, Expiration Date: 09/19/2010, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2008, Phone: (618) 964-1448

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Carrier Mills)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: KEARNS J W/ KEARNS J C RV-6 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 35K , Serial Number: 20482, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 11/22/1995, Certificate Issue Date: 12/05/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Jeff C Kearns, 8745 Old Highway 13 West, Carrier Mills, IL 62917
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 414 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 198 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 475JN , Serial Number: 414-0917, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 04/23/2012
    Registrant (Corporation): Miller Contracting Services Inc, 5905 Walnut Grove Rd, Carrier Mills, IL 62917

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 23. The highest number of reported fires - 42 took place in 2012, and the least - 12 in 2008. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Carrier Mills, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (44.0%), and Structure Fires (42.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Carrier Mills, IL
    • 17344.0%Outside Fires
    • 16642.2%Structure Fires
    • 4712.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 71.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Carrier Mills, IL
Most common first names in Carrier Mills, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4377.3 years
John4375.4 years
William4075.2 years
Charles3675.5 years
James2976.1 years
Robert2369.6 years
George2273.6 years
Harry1573.5 years
Frank1480.2 years
Mabel1479.9 years
Most common last names in Carrier Mills, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2476.2 years
Martin2375.1 years
Harris2181.4 years
Williams1776.7 years
Parks1775.3 years
Russell1582.4 years
Pyle1573.5 years
Allen1472.5 years
Mitchell1469.1 years
Dunn1377.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Carrier Mills, IL
  • 64.4%Utility gas
  • 35.6%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Carrier Mills, IL
  • 62.4%Utility gas
  • 33.9%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Other fuel


Carrier Mills compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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