Concord, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 165 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.3%
 
Males: 81  (49.4%)
Females: 84  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 62631

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,261 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Concord:

$47,261
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,033 (it was $13,212 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $76,392 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Concord:

$76,392
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $83,159; Detached houses: $83,191

Median gross rent in 2016: $744.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Concord: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (55.6%), Irish (14.8%), American (13.9%), English (5.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/18/1914

Elevation: 595 feet

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 628 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Concord:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Concord village:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 67.4%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 2.4%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.1%
Illinois:

12.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,460 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,147 (1.7%)

Concord satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (38.3 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (82.5 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (198.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Chapin, IL (1.9 miles ), Arenzville, IL (2.1 miles ), Lynnville, IL (3.0 miles) , Jacksonville, IL (3.0 miles ), Exeter, IL (3.1 miles) , Bluffs, IL (3.1 miles ), Meredosia, IL (3.2 miles ), South Jacksonville, IL (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.82 N, Longitude: 90.37 W

Area code: 217

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

4.3%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+2.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (26%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (62%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (24%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (21%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

Average climate in Concord, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Concord-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 65% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.9 miles away from the Concord 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 38.5 miles away from the village center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Concord-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 163.3 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 149.7 miles away from Concord 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 188.2 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 188.7 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 164.0 miles away from Concord center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 148.5 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).
Concord topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Concord:

  • 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)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Concord:

  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 41 miles; Springfield, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 41 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • Western Illinois University (about 48 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Lewis and Clark Community College (about 61 miles; Godfrey, IL; FT enrollment: 4,189)
  • Lindenwood University (about 72 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)
  • Bradley University (about 73 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (about 74 miles; Edwardsville, IL; FT enrollment: 11,933)

Public high school in Concord:

Public elementary/middle school in Concord:

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

Churches in Concord include: Concord Christian Church (A), Concord United Methodist Church (B). 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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.0%
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  79.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.9%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Concord (2011 data):

  • Jacksonville Savings Bank: Concord Facility at State And Morgan, branch established on 1982/08/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $307.2 mil, Deposits: $259.3 mil, headquarters in Jacksonville, IL, positive income, 7 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Concord village (based on Morgan County data)

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.
State:

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

8.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Morgan County:

27.4%
Illinois:

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

6.5%
State:

14.5%
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 1$34
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$275
Water Supply 0$0 2$470
Totals for Government 0$0 11$779

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

  • Construction - General: $35,000 ($212.12)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($181.82)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($103.03)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($18.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($12.12)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($12.12)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $4,000 ($24.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $31,000 ($187.88)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($24.24)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($24.24)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($18.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($309.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $19,000 ($115.15)
    Highways: $5,000 ($30.30)
  • Tax - Property: $10,000 ($60.61)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $64,000 ($387.88)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $35,000 ($212.12)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $56,000 ($339.39)
    Other, NEC: $30,000 ($181.82)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $8,000 ($48.48)
    Other, NEC: $5,000 ($30.30)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $184,000 ($1115.15)

5.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,818 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
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 Sangamon County, IL  0.89% ($33,475 average AGI)
from Cass County, IL  0.50% ($37,970)
from Scott County, IL  0.38% ($35,882)


5.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,192 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
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 Sangamon County, IL  1.13% ($40,176 average AGI)
to Cass County, IL  0.31% ($31,548)
to Scott County, IL  0.24% ($25,438)

Strongest AM radio stations in Concord:

  • 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.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Concord:

  • WJVO (105.5 FM; SOUTH JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY B/CASTING CO., INC.)
  • WVIL (101.3 FM; VIRGINIA, IL; Owner: MARK J. LANGSTON)
  • WIPA (89.3 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • WEAI (107.1 FM; LYNNVILLE, IL; Owner: JERDON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYMG (100.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WRMS-FM (94.3 FM; BEARDSTOWN, IL; Owner: CONNER FAMILY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Concord:

  • 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)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Vaness Wetterling, E Of Rd 2903e N Of Rd 1300n (Lat: 39.942500 Lon: -90.962222), Type: 89.0, Structure height: 17001 m, Overall height: 88 m, Registrant: 8147578751, , 2 MAIN ST
  • E Of Rd 2903e N Of Rd 1300n (Lat: 39.942500 Lon: -90.962222), Type: 89.0, Overall height: 88 m, Registrant: 8147578751, , 2 MAIN ST

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • CONCORD HLCS, 599 Morgan St. (Lat: 39.815889 Lon: -90.363306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQTD823
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/2014, Expiration Date: 01/13/2024, Certifier: Michael MurphyRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • ChapinGE Alpha, Lat: 39.784972 Lon: -90.372556, Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.5 m, Call Sign: WQNE305
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/2011, Expiration Date: 01/06/2021, Certifier: Raymond P ReamsRegistrant: Illinois Electric Cooperative, 2 South Main Street, Winchester, IL 62694, Phone: (217) 742-3831, Fax: (217) 742-3831, Email:
  • ChapinGE Beta, Lat: 39.784972 Lon: -90.372556, Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.5 m, Call Sign: WQNE305
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/2011, Expiration Date: 01/06/2021, Certifier: Raymond P ReamsRegistrant: Illinois Electric Cooperative, 2 South Main Street, Winchester, IL 62694, Phone: (217) 742-3831, Fax: (217) 742-3831, Email:
  • ChapinGE Gamma, Lat: 39.784972 Lon: -90.372556, Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.5 m, Call Sign: WQNE305
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/2011, Expiration Date: 01/06/2021, Certifier: Raymond P ReamsRegistrant: Illinois Electric Cooperative, 2 South Main Street, Winchester, IL 62694, Phone: (217) 742-3831, Fax: (217) 742-3831, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N9RDE, Licensee ID: L00237717, Grant Date: 07/25/2012, Expiration Date: 09/29/2022, Certifier: Max L Flavio, Registrant: Max L Flavio, East St Box 61, Concord, IL 62631

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

  • CONCORD (Population served: 263, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater under infl of surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (27%)

Concord compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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