Coleta, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 159 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.6%
 
Males: 89  (56.4%)
Females: 70  (43.6%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 61081

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,555 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Coleta:

$46,555
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,995 (it was $17,439 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $91,756 (it was $59,600 in 2000)
Coleta:

$91,756
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $97,230; Detached houses: $96,839

Median gross rent in 2016: $706.

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    • 15493.9%White alone
    • 106.1%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Coleta: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.5%), Irish (17.8%), American (13.7%), Dutch (9.6%), English (4.1%), Polish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/19/1914

Elevation: 815 feet

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 350 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Coleta:

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Coleta village:

  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 16.4%

12 residents are foreign born (5.8% Latin America, 1.9% Europe).

This village:

7.7%
Illinois:

12.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,309 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $925 (1.3%)

Coleta satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (45.4 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (83.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (109.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Milledgeville, IL (2.1 miles ), Chadwick, IL (2.9 miles ), Sterling, IL (3.1 miles ), Como, IL (3.1 miles ), Morrison, IL (3.3 miles ), Rock Falls, IL (3.3 miles ), Nelson, IL (3.6 miles) , Polo, IL (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 41.91 N, Longitude: 89.81 W

Area code: 815

Coleta household income distribution Coleta home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-3.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Average climate in Coleta, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Coleta-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the Coleta village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/5/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coleta-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% 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 259.5 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 236.1 miles away from Coleta center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 56.0 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 291.5 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) earthquake occurred 258.8 miles away from Coleta center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 246.3 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 Whiteside County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Coleta:

  • DAVITA - WHITESIDE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; STERLING, IL)
  • STERLING PAVILION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; STERLING, IL)
  • COVENTRY LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; STERLING, IL)
  • CASA WILLIS (Hospital, about 9 miles away; STERLING, IL)
  • HAMMETT HOUSE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; STERLING, IL)
  • STERN SQUARE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; STERLING, IL)
  • GAFFEY HOME NURSING AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; STERLING, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coleta:

  • Ashford University (about 21 miles; Clinton, IA; Full-time enrollment: 73,330)
  • Black Hawk College (about 45 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 46 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 48 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 48 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Augustana College (about 48 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 48 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)

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Notable location: Coleta Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Whiteside 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 2013 was 66.7. This is about average.

City:

66.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 24.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.1%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  68.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Coleta village (based on Whiteside County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant13,16243
Evangelical Protestant10,75754
Catholic10,2359
Other5053
None23,839-
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: 8
Whiteside County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Whiteside County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Whiteside County:

4.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
Here:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Whiteside County:

25.7%
Illinois:

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

12.4%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Coleta:

43.5%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

35.4%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Coleta:

27.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Coleta:

8.8%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Coleta:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

48.2%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Coleta:

74.1%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Coleta, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$38
Totals for Government 0$0 8$38

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $12,000 ($75.47)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($25.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($56.60)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($6.29)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($12.58)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($6.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $12,000 ($75.47)
    Highways: $4,000 ($25.16)
    All Other: $2,000 ($12.58)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($12.58)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $71,000 ($446.54)

4.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,658 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.10%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lee County, IL  0.77% ($32,562 average AGI)
from Clinton County, IA  0.46% ($34,673)
from Carroll County, IL  0.22% ($31,019)


4.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,528 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lee County, IL  0.67% ($27,380 average AGI)
to Clinton County, IA  0.42% ($28,853)
to Rock Island County, IL  0.28% ($32,507)

Strongest AM radio stations in Coleta:

  • WSDR (1240 AM; 1 kW; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFRL (1570 AM; 5 kW; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIXN (1460 AM; 1 kW; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOC (1420 AM; 5 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coleta:

  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WZZT (95.1 FM; MORRISON, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; POLO, IL; Owner: SAUK VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCCI (100.3 FM; SAVANNA, IL; Owner: CARROLL COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRCV (101.7 FM; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; OREGON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KZEG (94.7 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXXQ (98.5 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Coleta:

  • W52BI (Channel 52; STERLING/DIXON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W48CK (Channel 48; STERLING, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KA9QYQ, Licensee ID: L00276783, Grant Date: 07/08/2005, Expiration Date: 08/03/2015, Registrant: Gerald L Borgmann, 108 North Main Street, Coleta, IL 61081-5105

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (73%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Utility gas (10%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)

Coleta compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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