For population 25 years and over in Crescent City:
For population 15 years and over in Crescent City village:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,189 (2.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (50.2 miles , pop. 67,518).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (74.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Watseka, IL (2.5 miles ), Gilman, IL (2.7 miles ), Danforth, IL (2.7 miles ), Woodland, IL (2.8 miles ), Onarga, IL (2.9 miles ), Ashkum, IL (3.0 miles ), Clifton, IL (3.5 miles ), Martinton, IL (3.5 miles ).
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Latitude: 40.77 N, Longitude: 87.86 W
Area code: 815
Population change in the 1990s: +89 (+16.4%).
Work and jobs in Crescent City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Crescent City, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Crescent City-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 172% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/6/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.9 miles away from the Crescent City village center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.0 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Crescent City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 72.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 91.1 miles away from Crescent City center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 64.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/1996 at 01:58:31, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/24/1990 at 09:41:24, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from Crescent City center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Iroquois County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Crescent City and their reported violations in the past:CRESCENT CITY (Population served: 630, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.4%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Religion statistics for Crescent City village (based on Iroquois County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.75%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
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5.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,523 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,188 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $205,000
Total average daily traffic: 5,675
Total average daily truck traffic: 877
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 5,920
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.