For population 25 years and over in Carrier Mills:
For population 15 years and over in Carrier Mills village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $988 (1.9%)
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
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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).
Population change in the 1990s: -101 (-5.1%).
Work and jobs in Carrier Mills: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Carrier Mills, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Carrier Mills-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 152% 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 significantly above Illinois state average. It is 36% 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 the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 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 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 88.2 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 69.2 miles away from Carrier Mills center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 69.0 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 Saline 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, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Carrier Mills and their reported violations in the past:CARRIER MILLS (Population served: 2386, Purch_groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.4%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.8% for Black residents, 42.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 20.0% for other race residents, 44.4% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
91 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
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Religion statistics for Carrier Mills village (based on Saline County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.89%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
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5.37% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,102 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:
4.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,558 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Carrier Mills)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Carrier Mills)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.