Dunfermline, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 291 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.1%
 
Males: 130  (44.7%)
Females: 161  (55.3%)
Median resident age:  33.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 61524.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $45,197 (it was $35,357 in 2000)
Dunfermline:

$45,197
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,737 (it was $16,152 in 2000)

Dunfermline village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $84,074 (it was $49,100 in 2000)
Dunfermline:

$84,074
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $88,396; Detached houses: $88,241

Median gross rent in 2016: $847.

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  • Races in Dunfermline, IL (2010)

    Dunfermline races chart
    • 28896.0%White alone
    • 103.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.7%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dunfermline: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (13.0%), Irish (12.0%), German (10.9%), English (9.4%), Polish (5.2%), Scandinavian (5.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/11/1947

Elevation: 635 feet

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 2,221 people per square mile   (low).

Dunfermline, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Dunfermline:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dunfermline village:

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 40.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 26.2%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Dunfermline, Illinois as of December 12, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Dunfermline to the number of sex offenders is 311 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,454 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $982 (1.7%)

Dunfermline satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (27.2 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (129.4 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (153.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: St. David, IL (1.0 miles ), Bryant, IL (1.9 miles ), Canton, IL (2.1 miles ), Banner, IL (2.6 miles) , Liverpool, IL (2.7 miles) , Goofy Ridge, IL (2.9 miles ), Cuba, IL (2.9 miles ), Norris, IL (3.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $53,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $111,900
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $67,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $152,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.49 N, Longitude: 90.03 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 309

Dunfermline household income distribution Dunfermline home values distribution

Crime rates in Dunfermline by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
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per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Rapes 00000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 00000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Assaults 00000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Burglaries 00000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Theft 00120000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.0350.9682.60.00.00.00.0N/A
Auto thefts 0100000N/A0
per 100,000 0.0355.90.00.00.00.00.0N/A0.0
Arson 00000000N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.7) 0.029.014.027.30.00.00.00.00.0

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Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.8%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -3 (-1.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (3%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (23%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Dunfermline, Illinois

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Tornado activity:

Dunfermline-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Dunfermline village center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 25.9 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dunfermline-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 181.7 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 162.5 miles away from Dunfermline 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 211.1 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 181.7 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 167.2 miles away from Dunfermline 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 231.5 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 Fulton County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dunfermline topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dunfermline:

  • FMC - OF SPOON RIVER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • GRAHAM HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • SUNSET REHABILITATION AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • GRAHAM HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • HEARTLAND OF CANTON (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • RENAISSANCE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • EMERALD ESTATES (Hospital, about 6 miles away; CANTON, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dunfermline:

  • Bradley University (about 27 miles; Peoria, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,152)
  • Illinois Central College (about 31 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Western Illinois University (about 35 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Heartland Community College (about 54 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 55 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 55 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 58 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)

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Notable location: Buckheart Township Fire Protection District Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Fulton 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: 28.8%
(29.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  64.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  13.0%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dunfermline village (based on Fulton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,58239
Evangelical Protestant4,57137
Catholic1,2174
Other3224
None23,377-
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: 7
Fulton County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Fulton County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Fulton County:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

9.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fulton County:

27.1%
Illinois:

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

10.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dunfermline:

51.2%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.1%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.9%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

5.6%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dunfermline:

30.9%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.8%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Dunfermline:

74.1%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dunfermline, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$170
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$356
Totals for Government 0$0 3$526

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $44,000 ($151.20)
    General - Other: $35,000 ($120.27)
    General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($30.93)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($27.49)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($10.31)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($6.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($3.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $59,000 ($202.75)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($3.44)
    Parks & Recreation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $15,000 ($51.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $22,000 ($75.60)
    General Support: $20,000 ($68.73)
    Highways: $7,000 ($24.05)
  • Tax - Property: $8,000 ($27.49)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($3.44)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $59,000 ($202.75)

4.27% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,248 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
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 Peoria County, IL  0.86% ($29,107 average AGI)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.48% ($27,000)
from McDonough County, IL  0.39% ($28,636)


4.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,958 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
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 Peoria County, IL  1.02% ($35,215 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.54% ($35,684)
to McDonough County, IL  0.35% ($28,040)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dunfermline:

  • WBYS (1560 AM; daytime; 0 kW; CANTON, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5 kW; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dunfermline:

  • WBYS-FM (107.9 FM; CANTON, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWCT (96.5 FM; FARMINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WPPY (101.1 FM; GLASFORD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WIXO (99.9 FM; BARTONVILLE, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZPW (92.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: B&G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLMD (104.7 FM; BUSHNELL, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJEQ (102.7 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS BROADCASTING INC)
  • WFYR (97.3 FM; ELMWOOD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dunfermline:

  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS VALLEY PUB TELECOMM CORP)
  • WEEK-TV (Channel 25; PEORIA, IL; Owner: WEEK-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; PEORIA, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, L.L.C.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
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  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 10Total average daily traffic
  • 11Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB9PPY, Licensee ID: L00644589, Grant Date: 01/22/2007, Expiration Date: 02/20/2017, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2014, Certifier: Christopher M Wilson, Registrant: Christopher M Wilson, 106 Elm St Box 63, Dunfermline, IL 61524
  • Call Sign: KC9IOQ, Licensee ID: L01095537, Grant Date: 12/16/2005, Expiration Date: 12/16/2015, Certifier: Harold R Carpentier, Registrant: Harold R Carpentier, Dunfermline, IL 61524
  • Call Sign: WY9S, Previous Call Sign: KB9PPY, Licensee ID: L00644589, Grant Date: 06/17/2014, Expiration Date: 06/17/2024, Certifier: Christopher M Wilson, Registrant: Christopher M Wilson, 106 Elm St Box 63, Dunfermline, IL 61524

Most common first names in Dunfermline, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John385.0 years
Irma373.6 years
Agnes283.5 years
Charles277.0 years
Eugene281.4 years
George291.5 years
Donald265.0 years
Katherine292.0 years
Lawrence268.0 years
William257.0 years
Most common last names in Dunfermline, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Grzanich581.0 years
Lingenfelter383.3 years
Bouc365.0 years
Mcginnis383.6 years
Messer378.3 years
Gregg268.0 years
Kruschinsky278.0 years
Krulac267.5 years
Hedge255.0 years
Herrick260.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (18%)

Dunfermline 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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