Cooksville, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 179 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -16.0%
 
Males: 82  (46.3%)
Females: 97  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

46.3 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61730.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,417 (it was $41,094 in 2000)
Cooksville:

$58,417
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,897 (it was $16,984 in 2000)

Cooksville village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $94,726 (it was $82,000 in 2000)
Cooksville:

$94,726
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $103,944; detached houses: $107,717; mobile homes: $26,002

Median gross rent in 2017: $712.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cooksville: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.3%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Cooksville, IL (2010)
    • 17797.3%White alone
    • 31.6%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Black alone
    • 10.5%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Cooksville, Illinois as of August 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cooksville is 169 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (34.2%), Irish (13.7%), American (8.2%), Italian (5.5%), Scandinavian (5.5%), Scottish (5.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/22/1902

Elevation: 775 feet

Land area: 0.23 square miles.

Population density: 771 people per square mile   (low).

Cooksville, Illinois map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,984 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,772 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (14.7 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (104.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Colfax, IL (2.4 miles ),
Ellsworth, IL (2.5 miles ),
Lexington, IL (2.8 miles ),
Arrowsmith, IL (2.8 miles ),
Anchor, IL (3.1 miles),
Towanda, IL (3.1 miles ),
Saybrook, IL (3.6 miles ),
Downs, IL (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.54 N, Longitude: 88.72 W

Area code: 309

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

4.8%
Illinois:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.5%).
Most common industries in Cooksville, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (27.1%)
  • Truck transportation (7.0%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.2%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Truck transportation (15.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.0%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (7.0%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (7.0%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (44.4%)
  • Health care (11.1%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Social assistance (6.9%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5.6%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.2%)
  • Food (2.8%)
Most common occupations in Cooksville, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.4%)
  • Child care workers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (19.3%)
  • Carpenters (8.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (7.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (18.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (11.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.3%)
  • Child care workers (6.9%)
  • Customer service representatives (6.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)

Average climate in Cooksville, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Cooksville, Illinois average temperatures Cooksville, Illinois average precipitation Cooksville, Illinois humidity Cooksville, Illinois wind speed Cooksville, Illinois snowfall Cooksville, Illinois sunshine Cooksville, Illinois clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.1. This is about average.

City:

72.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.79
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Cooksville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 90% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the Cooksville village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 tornado 28.9 miles away from the village center injured 3 people.

Earthquake activity:

Cooksville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 83% 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 151.2 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 127.0 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 183.7 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 150.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 138.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 64.2 miles away from Cooksville 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 McLean County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cooksville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cooksville:

  • ASTA CARE CENTER OF COLFAX (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; COLFAX, IL)
  • LEXINGTON NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LEXINGTON, IL)
  • OSF HOME HEALTH-EASTERN REGION (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)
  • EASTLAND MEDICAL PLAZA SURGICENTER (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)
  • ST JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)
  • FMC - CENTRAL IL. BLOOMINGTON PD (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)

Airports located in Cooksville:

Amtrak station near Cooksville:

  • 15 miles: BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (NORMAL, 100 E. PARKINSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cooksville:

  • Illinois State University (about 15 miles; Normal, IL; Full-time enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 15 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Heartland Community College (about 16 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Parkland College (about 37 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 40 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Illinois Central College (about 44 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Richland Community College (about 47 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)

Points of interest:

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

McLean 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 Cooksville and their reported violations in the past:

COOKSVILLE (Address: 100 JEFFREY ST , Population served: 213, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-14-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-14-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-04-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2006), St BCA signed (MAR-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-20-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2006), St BCA signed (MAR-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2006), St BCA signed (MAR-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (APR-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-15-2010), St Public Notif received (APR-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2006), St BCA signed (MAR-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-20-2010), St Public Notif received (APR-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-25-2006), St BCA signed (MAR-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2011)
  • 20 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-19-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-10-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-08-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-08-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.1 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

56.5%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

11.8%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Cooksville:

Marital status in Cooksville, IL
  • Never married: 17.2%
  • Now married: 55.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 17.3%

For population 25 years and over in Cooksville:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cooksville, IL (based on McLean County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,23893
Mainline Protestant22,80356
Catholic15,21510
Other8,58016
Black Protestant8805
Orthodox581
None87,798-
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: 29
McLean County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Here:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
McLean County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 124
Here:

7.58 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.6%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McLean County:

26.9%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
McLean County:

13.7%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.7%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.7%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Cooksville:

28.3
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

10.0%
Illinois:

21.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cooksville:

17.6%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Cooksville:

66.1%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

86.9%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cooksville, 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
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 3$393
Financial Administration 0$0 1$263
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$778
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$2,099
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 16$3,533

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $66,000 ($368.72)
    Water Utilities: $38,000 ($212.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,000 ($106.15)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($94.97)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($27.93)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($11.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $54,000 ($301.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $36,000 ($201.12)
    Highways: $5,000 ($27.93)
  • Tax - Property: $22,000 ($122.91)
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,000 ($22.35)

Cooksville government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $340,000 ($1899.44)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $335,000 ($1871.51)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,000 ($27.93)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $219,000 ($1223.46)

5.41% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,627 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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 Cook County, IL  0.47% ($50,957 average AGI)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.32% ($52,192)
from Champaign County, IL  0.27% ($47,897)


6.60% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($64,870 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($453 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.05%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cook County, IL  0.46% ($46,967 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.27% ($52,270)
to Champaign County, IL  0.23% ($41,706)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cooksville:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WJBC (1230 AM; 1 kW; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cooksville:

  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; LEXINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • W264AG (100.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WGLT (89.1 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • W255AI (98.9 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WGCY (106.3 FM; GIBSON CITY, IL; Owner: F & G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGNN (102.5 FM; FISHER, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC)
  • WGKC (105.9 FM; MAHOMET, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Cooksville:

  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W51CT (Channel 51; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 25Number of bridges
  • 308ft / 93.6mTotal length
  • $3,848,000Total costs
  • 150,275Total average daily traffic
  • 15,156Total average daily truck traffic
  • 135,447Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Cooksville, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Cooksville, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cooksville)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Grain Elevator By Rr Tracks (Lat: 40.544472 Lon: -88.718111), Call Sign: WNHF706, Licensee ID: L00054944,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.950 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/1996, Expiration Date: 10/16/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2002, Registrant: Cooksville Grain Co, 100 S Koch St, Cooksville, IL 61730, Phone: (309) 725-3214
  • Center Of Farming Operation (Lat: 40.543083 Lon: -88.716444), Call Sign: WQYF694,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.570 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2016, Expiration Date: 09/13/2026, Certifier: Cliff Armstrong, Registrant: Haney Communications, 31631 E. 3100 North Rd., Chenoa, IL 61726, Phone: (815) 945-7412, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • CKV320AP1, Lat: 40.542361 Lon: -88.716528, Type: Silo, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQNC724,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/2010, Expiration Date: 12/17/2020, Certifier: Roger H Bachtold, Registrant: Maxwire Inc., Fairbury, IL 61739, Phone: (815) 692-6341, Fax: (866) 583-7594, Email:
  • CKV320AP2, Lat: 40.542361 Lon: -88.716528, Type: Silo, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQNC724,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/2010, Expiration Date: 12/17/2020, Certifier: Roger H Bachtold, Registrant: Maxwire Inc., Fairbury, IL 61739, Phone: (815) 692-6341, Fax: (866) 583-7594, Email:
  • CKV320AP3, Lat: 40.542361 Lon: -88.716528, Type: Silo, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQNC724,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/2010, Expiration Date: 12/17/2020, Certifier: Roger H Bachtold, Registrant: Maxwire Inc., Fairbury, IL 61739, Phone: (815) 692-6341, Fax: (866) 583-7594, Email:
  • CKV320AP4, Lat: 40.542361 Lon: -88.716528, Type: Silo, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQNC724,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/2010, Expiration Date: 12/17/2020, Certifier: Roger H Bachtold, Registrant: Maxwire Inc., Fairbury, IL 61739, Phone: (815) 692-6341, Fax: (866) 583-7594, Email:
  • COOKSVILLE NW, 401 W. North Rd (Lat: 40.545500 Lon: -88.720778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQOM297,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/15/2011, Expiration Date: 11/15/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/02/2016, 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:
  • CH51XC358, 401 W. North Rd (Lat: 40.545500 Lon: -88.720778), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQUK895,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/05/2014, Expiration Date: 08/05/2024, 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:

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  • Call Sign: K9IKG, Grant Date: 11/01/1988, Expiration Date: 11/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2000, Registrant: Arthur W Caldwell, Cooksville, IL 61730
  • Call Sign: WA5QGM, Licensee ID: L00330481, Grant Date: 11/06/2018, Expiration Date: 01/21/2029, Certifier: Nathan L Axton, Registrant: Nathan L Axton, 15807 N 2850 E Rd, Cooksville, IL 61730

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 8. The highest number of reported fires - 22 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Cooksville, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (45.1%), and Structure Fires (34.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cooksville, IL
    • 6445.1%Outside Fires
    • 4934.5%Structure Fires
    • 1812.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 117.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cooksville, IL
Most common first names in Cooksville, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James465.3 years
John474.0 years
Thomas477.5 years
Dorothy376.0 years
Fred371.6 years
Donald376.3 years
Albert276.5 years
Clarence276.5 years
Elizabeth274.9 years
Earl283.5 years
Most common last names in Cooksville, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wissmiller982.3 years
Smith570.8 years
Barker477.2 years
Vawter471.3 years
Bowman377.3 years
Eades378.3 years
Evans363.3 years
Hatfield379.3 years
Norton375.4 years
Zabel380.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cooksville, IL
  • 85.1%Utility gas
  • 13.4%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cooksville, IL
  • 88.9%Utility gas
  • 11.1%Electricity


Cooksville compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Brad Chenoweth (3)
  • Bradley E. Chenoweth (2)
  • Kevin G. Kinsella (1)

Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2020.