Chapin, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 486 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -17.9%
 
Males: 235  (48.4%)
Females: 251  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

44.2 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 62628.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,368 (it was $42,143 in 2000)
Chapin:

$47,368
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,641 (it was $16,972 in 2000)

Chapin village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $84,554 (it was $58,000 in 2000)
Chapin:

$84,554
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $70,840; detached houses: $76,553; mobile homes: $30,675

Median gross rent in 2017: $707.

March 2019 cost of living index in Chapin: 84.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.7%
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According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Chapin, Illinois as of August 12, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Chapin is 477 to 1.


Crime rates in Chapin by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(169.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(171.5)
4
(698.1)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(341.9)
4
(686.1)
4
(698.1)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(174.5)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)135.813.739.590.80.0

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Crime rate in Chapin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: American (27.0%), German (23.9%), English (14.0%), Irish (2.7%), Italian (2.7%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/07/1899

Elevation: 628 feet

Land area: 0.98 square miles.

Population density: 498 people per square mile   (low).

Chapin, Illinois map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,279 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,168 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (40.0 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (79.3 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (202.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Concord, IL (1.9 miles),
Exeter, IL (2.5 miles),
Lynnville, IL (2.5 miles),
Bluffs, IL (2.7 miles ),
Arenzville, IL (2.8 miles ),
Jacksonville, IL (3.0 miles ),
Meredosia, IL (3.1 miles ),
Winchester, IL (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.77 N, Longitude: 90.40 W

Area code: 217

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

5.3%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Chapin, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Construction (8.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.6%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.9%)
  • Truck transportation (6.0%)
  • Utilities (6.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (10.4%)
  • Printing & related support activities (7.8%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
Most common occupations in Chapin, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
  • Plant and system operators (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (9.6%)
  • Cashiers (8.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)

Average climate in Chapin, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chapin-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 63% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.3 miles away from the Chapin village center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 tornado 42.0 miles away from the village center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chapin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 78% 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 162.8 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 149.8 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 185.9 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 187.3 miles away from Chapin 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 163.6 miles away from Chapin center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 148.0 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 Morgan County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chapin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chapin:

  • EISENHOWER TERRACE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • PASSAVANT AREA HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • PRAIRIE COUNTIES HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • JACKSONVILLE SKILLED NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • MODERN CARE CONVALESCENT AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • PRAIRIE VILLAGE HEALTHCARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • LAFAYETTE TERRACE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)

Airports located in Chapin:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chapin:

  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 42 miles; Springfield, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 43 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • Western Illinois University (about 51 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Lewis and Clark Community College (about 58 miles; Godfrey, IL; FT enrollment: 4,189)
  • Lindenwood University (about 68 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (about 71 miles; Edwardsville, IL; FT enrollment: 11,933)
  • St Charles Community College (about 71 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Chapin: Chapin Farmers Elevator (A), Chapin Rural Fire Association (B), Chapin Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Morgan 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 Chapin and their reported violations in the past:

CHAPIN (Population served: 592, Purch groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 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 (JAN-03-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-16-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-12-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-15-2010)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

70.8%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Banks with branches in Chapin (2011 data):

  • Jacksonville Savings Bank: Chapin Branch at 510 Superior Street, branch established on 1892/07/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $307.2 mil, Deposits: $259.3 mil, headquarters in Jacksonville, IL, positive income, 7 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Chapin:

Marital status in Chapin, IL
  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 19.0%

For population 25 years and over in Chapin:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chapin, IL (based on Morgan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,93423
Evangelical Protestant5,85129
Catholic4,4954
Other6353
Black Protestant2993
None18,333-
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: 4
Morgan County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Morgan County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Morgan County:

5.37 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
This county:

8.20 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Morgan County:

8.8%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.4%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

6.5%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

41.7%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.8%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

34.0
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Chapin:

33.3%
State:

21.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.2
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Chapin:

33.3%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Chapin:

58.3%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Chapin:

86.7%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chapin, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 0$0

Chapin government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $563,000 ($1158.44)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $69,000 ($141.98)
    Water Utilities: $67,000 ($137.86)
    Sewerage: $51,000 ($104.94)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($96.71)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($39.09)
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($37.04)
    Health - Other: $17,000 ($34.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($8.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $4,000 ($8.23)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($6.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $85,000 ($174.90)

Chapin government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $49,000 ($100.82)
    Other: $34,000 ($69.96)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $62,000 ($127.57)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $12,000 ($24.69)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($6.17)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($6.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $88,000 ($181.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $559,000 ($1150.21)
    General Local Government Support: $67,000 ($137.86)
    Other: $11,000 ($22.63)
  • Tax - Property: $44,000 ($90.53)
    Public Utilities Sales: $29,000 ($59.67)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $429,000 ($882.72)

4.62% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,560 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
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 Sangamon County, IL  0.96% ($40,023 average AGI)
from Cass County, IL  0.41% ($42,074)
from Scott County, IL  0.38% ($37,220)


5.74% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,949 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.74%
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 Sangamon County, IL  1.20% ($42,549 average AGI)
to Cass County, IL  0.39% ($35,962)
to Greene County, IL  0.28% ($26,684)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chapin:

  • 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.)
  • WLDS (1180 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • WJIL (1550 AM; 1 kW; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chapin:

  • WIPA (89.3 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • WJVO (105.5 FM; SOUTH JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY B/CASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEAI (107.1 FM; LYNNVILLE, IL; Owner: JERDON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVIL (101.3 FM; VIRGINIA, IL; Owner: MARK J. LANGSTON)
  • WYMG (100.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • W201BL (88.1 FM; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W202AV (88.3 FM; WHITE HALL, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WRMS-FM (94.3 FM; BEARDSTOWN, IL; Owner: CONNER FAMILY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WRLJ (88.3 FM; WHITE HALL, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC)
  • WBBA-FM (97.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: BROWN RADIO GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Chapin:

  • WSEC (Channel 14; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)

Chapin fatal accident list:

Jun 8, 1988 01:35 PM, 67, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 21.9mTotal length
  • 22,575Total average daily traffic
  • 2,829Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,780Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Chapin, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Chapin, IL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 2 Mi W On Il Rt 104 N 1 1/2 Mi E 1/2 Mi (Lat: 39.804778 Lon: -90.421222), Call Sign: KNCF939, Licensee ID: L00228967,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.540 MHz, Grant Date: 12/08/2001, Expiration Date: 01/29/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2012, Registrant: David Schumacher, Rr 1 Box 187b, Chapin, IL 62628, Phone: (217) 472-7011
  • 4 Mi Nw (Lat: 39.819500 Lon: -90.438722), Call Sign: KNET590, Licensee ID: L00047697,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.020 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2003, Expiration Date: 02/18/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2013, Registrant: Karmy Schone, Rr 1, Chapin, IL 62628
  • N Of Rt 104 On Concord Rd .6 Mi Then E .75 Mi (Lat: 39.773667 Lon: -90.352889), Call Sign: WZE630, Licensee ID: L00027988,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.885 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2004, Expiration Date: 04/06/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/07/2014, Registrant: Arthur W Nergenah, Rr 1 Box 96, Chapin, IL 62628, Phone: (217) 472-7021
  • CONCORD RADIO CONTRL, Bnsf Ls13 Mp1.49 , Concord Radio Control Power Switch Etms (Lat: 39.797528 Lon: -90.349750), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 13.4 m, Call Sign: WQSK972,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/2013, Expiration Date: 10/23/2023, Certifier: Michael Murphy, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • CHAPIN, 1711 Us Highway 67 (Lat: 39.768333 Lon: -90.397500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.4 m, Call Sign: WMR270,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • CH03IP824, 1711 Us Highway 67 (Lat: 39.768333 Lon: -90.397500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.4 m, Call Sign: WQXS800,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/31/2016, Expiration Date: 05/31/2026, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N9AYQ, Grant Date: 05/16/1995, Expiration Date: 05/16/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/17/2007, Registrant: Linda S Hurst, Rr 1 Box 77, Chapin, IL 62628
  • Call Sign: KC9THW, Licensee ID: L01603630, Grant Date: 11/18/2010, Expiration Date: 11/18/2020, Certifier: Chip L Evans, Registrant: Chip L Evans, 213 Oak, Chapin, IL 62628

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2663U , Serial Number: 17250263, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 05/04/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 12/05/2015
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Bryce A Mccormick, 1654 Old Hwy 67, Chapin, IL 62628, Other Owners: Mark A Ballinger
  • Aircraft: MISCHANKO EDWARD T BUCKEYE BREEZE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 623EM , Serial Number: 16338, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 05/29/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 04/16/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Robert W Peacock, 1697 Ore Rd, Chapin, IL 62628

Most common first names in Chapin, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles1077.1 years
John1077.1 years
James670.0 years
Harold679.0 years
Mary681.8 years
William675.5 years
Ruth681.7 years
Donald578.2 years
George578.2 years
Robert568.0 years
Most common last names in Chapin, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brockhouse1483.4 years
Anderson1184.7 years
Lakamp891.0 years
Nergenah881.1 years
Alderson686.9 years
Fricke688.1 years
Six671.8 years
Smith675.0 years
Medlock573.4 years
Werries583.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Chapin, IL
  • 85.5%Utility gas
  • 13.2%Electricity
  • 1.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Chapin, IL
  • 82.9%Utility gas
  • 12.2%Electricity
  • 4.9%No fuel used


Chapin compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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