For population 25 years and over in Danforth:
For population 15 years and over in Danforth village:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,583 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Joliet, IL (49.7 miles , pop. 106,221).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (72.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Gilman, IL (1.9 miles ), Ashkum, IL (2.1 miles ), Crescent City, IL (2.7 miles ), Onarga, IL (2.7 miles ), Clifton, IL (2.9 miles ), Piper City, IL (3.4 miles ), Thawville, IL (3.5 miles ), Chebanse, IL (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.82 N, Longitude: 87.98 W
Area code: 815
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +127 (+27.6%).
Work and jobs in Danforth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Danforth, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Danforth-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 172% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.6 miles away from the Danforth village center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/6/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Danforth-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 65.2 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 97.9 miles away from Danforth center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 71.7 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 96.4 miles away from Danforth center
On 4/24/1990 at 09:41:24, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 88.5 miles away from the 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 Danforth and their reported violations in the past:DANFORTH (Population served: 550, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.1%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 76.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
87 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
107 people in nursing homes in 2000
Danforth compared to Illinois state average:
Banks with branches in Danforth (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Danforth village (based on Iroquois County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.75%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
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
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
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Danforth government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
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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Danforth fatal accident list:
Aug 16, 2009 04:06 AM, Us-45, Short St, Lat: 40.81721944, Lon: -87.97913889, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 26, 2002 06:05 PM, 2100n, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Oct 28, 2001 01:20 AM, Us-45, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 1,700
Total average daily truck traffic: 119
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 1,773
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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