Colona, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 5,099 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.4%
 
Males: 2,518  (49.4%)
Females: 2,581  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  35.1 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61241.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,988 (it was $41,476 in 2000)
Colona:

$48,988
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,898 (it was $17,265 in 2000)

Colona city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $84,102 (it was $71,700 in 2000)
Colona:

$84,102
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $133,205; Detached houses: $133,993; Townhouses or other attached units: $207,148; In 2-unit structures: $118,792; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $154,675; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $175,242; Mobile homes: $92,337

Median gross rent in 2013: $612.

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  • Races in Colona, IL (2010)

    Colona races chart
    • 4,64591.1%White alone
    • 3246.4%Hispanic
    • 791.5%Two or more races
    • 220.4%Black alone
    • 180.4%Asian alone
    • 60.1%American Indian alone
    • 40.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.02%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Colona: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.7%), Irish (17.6%), United States (8.8%), English (6.4%), Swedish (4.0%), Dutch (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/15/1905

Elevation: 580 feet

Land area: 3.50 square miles.

Population density: 1,458 people per square mile   (low).

Colona,IL real estate house value index trend

Colona, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Colona:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Colona city:

  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 53.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

84 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.7%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Colona, Illinois as of December 08, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Colona to the number of sex offenders is 460 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,101 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $932 (1.2%)

Colona satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (13.4 miles , pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (120.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (140.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Cleveland, IL (1.7 miles ), Carbon Cliff, IL (1.7 miles ), Silvis, IL (2.0 miles ), East Moline, IL (2.3 miles ), Coal Valley, IL (2.5 miles ), Hampton, IL (2.5 miles ), Rapids City, IL (2.7 miles ), Riverdale, IA (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $62,600
  • 1998: 42 buildings, average cost: $63,800
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $67,900
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $67,900
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $71,900
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $85,300
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $154,400
  • 2007: 24 buildings, average cost: $153,900
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,400
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,200
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 2013: 23 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 2014: 9 buildings, average cost: $164,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.48 N, Longitude: 90.35 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,759 (-35.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 361 (14.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 309

Colona household income distribution Colona home values distribution

Crime rates in Colona by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013 2014
Murders 000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.019.60.00.0
Rapes 446112414112N/A0
per 100,000 77.377.1115.019.219.037.976.9267.6213.639.1N/A0.0
Robberies 0001010011100
per 100,000 0.00.00.019.20.019.00.00.0213.619.60.00.0
Assaults 33626811131117
per 100,000 58.057.8115.038.4113.7151.6211.6248.519.419.619.4137.9
Burglaries 505049423426201323131412
per 100,000 966.6963.9939.2807.4644.5492.8384.7248.5446.6254.2271.8236.5
Thefts 8484116967080897158595263
per 100,000 1,623.81,619.42,223.51,845.41,327.01,516.31,711.91,357.01,126.21,153.71,009.51,241.4
Auto thefts 330231232123
per 100,000 58.057.80.038.456.919.038.557.338.819.638.859.1
Arson 002000000100
per 100,000 0.00.038.30.00.00.00.00.00.019.60.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.0) 225.1224.5288.1173.3150.2174.1216.1363.2339.9155.6104.1105.2

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Crime rate in Colona detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +108 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (26%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Colona: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Colona, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Colona-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 72% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.0 miles away from the Colona city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Colona-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 84% 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 246.5 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 225.1 miles away from Colona 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 75.1 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 277.3 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 246.2 miles away from Colona center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 232.4 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 Henry County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colona topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Colona:

  • QUAD CITIES KIDNEY CENTER LTD (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; MOLINE, IL)
  • ASPEN REHAB AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SILVIS, IL)
  • QUAD CITIES KIDNEY CENTER SILVIS, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; SILVIS, IL)
  • ILLINI RESTORATIVE CARE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SILVIS, IL)
  • FOREST HILL HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; EAST MOLINE, IL)
  • SMITH SQUARE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MOLINE, IL)
  • EAST MOLINE CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; EAST MOLINE, IL)

Heliports located in Colona:

Amtrak stations near Colona:

  • 9 miles: MOLINE (QUAD CITY AIRPORT, 2200 69TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 13 miles: DAVENPORT (BURLINGTON DEPOT, 304 WEST RIVER DR.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, taxi stand.

Operable nuclear power plants near Colona:

  • 15 miles: Quad Cities 1 and 2 in Cordova, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Colona:

  • Black Hawk College (about 6 miles; Moline, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,086)
  • Augustana College (about 11 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 12 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 13 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 13 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Ashford University (about 28 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 63 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)

Public elementary/middle school in Colona:

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Library in Colona:

  • COLONA DISTRICT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $177,936; Location: 911 FIRST STREET; 18,295 books; 7,720 e-books; 662 audio materials; 1,194 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 13 state licensed databases; 38 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Colona: Twin Rivers District Public Library (A), Colona Community Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Colona include: First Freewill Baptist Church (A), Church of God (B), Calvary Tabernacle (C), Church of the Nazarene (D), First Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Colona: Gaillaert Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Henry 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 67.2. This is about average.

City:

67.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.201. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.201
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.04
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.657. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.657
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.90
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.8%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.4% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  73.5%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Colona (2011 data):

  • Port Byron State Bank: Colona State Branch at 801 1st Street, branch established on 1999/12/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $92.7 mil, Deposits: $81.9 mil, headquarters in Port Byron, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First Port Byron Bancorp, Inc.
  • Blackhawk Bank & Trust: Colona Branch at 107 First Street, branch established on 1968/05/01. Info updated 2011/10/17: Bank assets: $1,009.6 mil, Deposits: $808.0 mil, headquarters in Milan, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Blackhawk Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Illinois average:

12.4

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

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Religion statistics for Colona city (based on Henry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant11,11735
Catholic6,39011
Evangelical Protestant4,61738
Other3904
Black Protestant3052
None27,667-
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: 12
Henry County:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Henry County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Henry County:

6.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

8.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

26.2%
Illinois:

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

9.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.0%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.0%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Colona:

29.0
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.1%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.5%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Colona:

35.0%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Colona:

55.4%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.2%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Colona, 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 2$1,362
Other Government Administration 1$2,710$32,5209$1,800
Police Protection - Officers 11$39,486$43,0764$2,330
Police - Other 1$2,128$25,5360$0
Streets and Highways 3$9,302$37,2080$0
Sewerage 2$5,340$32,0400$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,404$28,8480$0
Water Supply 3$6,942$27,7681$400
Other and Unallocable 1$4,806$57,6720$0
Totals for Government 23$73,118$38,14916$5,892

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $342,000 ($67.07)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $611,000 ($119.83)
    Sewerage: $391,000 ($76.68)
    Water Utilities: $204,000 ($40.01)
    Regular Highways: $181,000 ($35.50)
    Financial Administration: $172,000 ($33.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $130,000 ($25.50)
    Parks & Recreation: $103,000 ($20.20)
    General - Other: $81,000 ($15.89)
    General Public Buildings: $69,000 ($13.53)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $38,000 ($7.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $92,000 ($18.04)
    Regular Highways: $58,000 ($11.37)
    Water Utilities: $38,000 ($7.45)
    Police Protection: $25,000 ($4.90)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($2.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.20)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $791,000 ($155.13)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $491,000 ($96.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $141,000 ($27.65)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $297,000 ($58.25)
    Interest Earnings: $128,000 ($25.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $253,000 ($49.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $560,000 ($109.83)
    Highways: $150,000 ($29.42)
    Public Welfare: $31,000 ($6.08)
  • Tax - Property: $442,000 ($86.68)
    Public Utilities: $209,000 ($40.99)
    NEC: $46,000 ($9.02)

Colona government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $630,000 ($123.55)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $555,000 ($108.84)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $75,000 ($14.71)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $330,000 ($64.72)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,107,000 ($413.22)

4.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,317 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
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 Rock Island County, IL  1.50% ($36,161 average AGI)
from Scott County, IA  0.35% ($41,592)
from Knox County, IL  0.21% ($28,047)


5.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,441 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($338 average AGI)
Henry County:

0.05%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Rock Island County, IL  1.68% ($31,137 average AGI)
to Scott County, IA  0.44% ($50,451)
to Knox County, IL  0.20% ($40,690)

Strongest AM radio stations in Colona:

  • 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.)
  • WDLM (960 AM; 1 kW; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WFXN (1230 AM; 1 kW; MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KJOC (1170 AM; 1 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Colona:

  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • WAXR (88.1 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDLM-FM (89.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WXLP (96.9 FM; MOLINE, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KORB (93.5 FM; BETTENDORF, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBOB-FM (104.9 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYEC (93.9 FM; KEWANEE, IL; Owner: VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K276DE (103.1 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: POWER DU PREE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALA (88.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: ST. AMBROSE COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Colona:

  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WQAD-TV (Channel 8; MOLINE, IL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; MOLINE, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • K61HD (Channel 61; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KQIN (Channel 36; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K16EL (Channel 66; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Colona fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Colona fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 115m377ftTotal length
  • 155,600Total average daily traffic
  • 44,961Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 141960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Colona, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Donald E Wildmon, 3.3 Miles On County Road 13 @ Wolf Road (Lat: 41.503333 Lon: -90.261944), Type: 91.0, Overall height: 91 m, Registrant: 6018448888, Swaters@afa.Net, 107 PARKGATE
  • 3.3 Miles On County Road 13 @ Wolf Road (Lat: 41.503333 Lon: -90.261944), Type: 91.0, Overall height: 91 m, Registrant: 6018448888, Swaters@afa.Net, 107 PARKGATE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 502 1st Street (Lat: 41.476972 Lon: -90.358472), Type: Tank, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: KB63362
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.100 MHzGrant Date: 10/14/2014, Expiration Date: 10/02/2024Registrant: Supreme Radio Communications, Inc, 4017 N Prospect Rd, Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (800) 628-7933, Email:
  • 819 8th Street (Lat: 41.469972 Lon: -90.367250), Type: Tank, Structure height: 52.2 m, Overall height: 54 m, Call Sign: WQBE812
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.912 MHzGrant Date: 09/28/2004, Expiration Date: 09/28/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/27/2009, Certifier: Rick L CrewRegistrant: Electronic Products Design, Inc, Wendell, NC 27591-1569, Phone: (919) 365-9199, Fax: (919) 365-7005, Email:
  • WST, South Of Cr 1223 & Walnut Lane (Lat: 41.466944 Lon: -90.326389), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: WQBN350
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.262 MHzGrant Date: 10/11/2014, Expiration Date: 11/09/2024, Certifier: Loiries GrahamRegistrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Colona2Alpha, Lat: 41.466861 Lon: -90.325778, Type: Tank, Structure height: 40 m, Overall height: 42 m, Call Sign: WQLK521
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/23/2010, Expiration Date: 12/31/2019, Certifier: Shawn M AndersonRegistrant: Network Business Systems Inc., 23834 East 1260th Street, Geneseo, IL 61254, Phone: (309) 944-8823, Fax: (309) 489-4224, Email:
  • RD1 PROPERTY, 817 Cleveland Road (Lat: 41.487194 Lon: -90.346500), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQSY595
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/10/2013, Expiration Date: 12/10/2023, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • CROWN, 20695 East 450th Street (Lat: 41.450444 Lon: -90.348722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 87.2 m, Overall height: 90.8 m, Call Sign: WQSY597
    Assigned Frequencies: 19425.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/10/2013, Expiration Date: 12/10/2023, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Colona)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PECK MELVIN H VANS RV-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43MP , Serial Number: 215, Airworthiness Date: 07/02/1986
    Registrant (Individual): Robby L Root, 904 3rd St, Colona, IL 61241
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4712T , Serial Number: 55, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 02/07/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Elizabeth A Yaeger, 928 Cypress Dr, Colona, IL 61241
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7024P , Serial Number: 24-2170, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Po Box 132, Colona, IL 61241
  • Aircraft: THORP T-18 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76KR , Serial Number: 353, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 10/02/1984
    Registrant (Individual): Bjarne K Sorensen, 1123 Oak Dr, Colona, IL 61241
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON AIRCRAFT COMPANY 390 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-fan
    N-Number: 817W , Serial Number: RB-107
    Registrant (Corporation): Alt32 LLC, 20812 E 550th St, Colona, IL 61241
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-31-310 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 162 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 942WD , Serial Number: 31-333, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Jones Holdings LLC, 120 Walnut Ln, Colona, IL 61241

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$122,74812$94,58946$96,0797$28,2462$57,075
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$96,9903$103,4600$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$100,7203$52,89010$100,4002$58,5701$128,830
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$75,6001$124,1006$127,0451$40,0400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$131,0600$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0301.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$89,9475$124,300
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$42,5300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0301.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

TIMBROOK FIELD CITY OF COLONA (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2011)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Colona that have no violations reported:

  • COLONA EAST (Population served: 2,600, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • COLONA WEST (Population served: 2,600, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Colona

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Colona, IL

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Solar energy (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Colona, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Subway1
Dairy Queen1True Value1
Pizza Hut1UPS1

Colona 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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Colona on our top lists:

  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 2 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Benjamin M. Lovett (26)
  • James K. Adamson (7)
  • Lester C. Larson, Jr. (7)
  • Mark Larson (6)
  • Lester Larson, Jr. (5)
  • Jim Adamson (2)
  • Richard L. Forest (2)
  • Wesley Brands (2)
  • John M. Holmes (2)
  • Roger Leroy Urven (2)

Total of 67 patent applications in 2008-2016.