For population 25 years and over in Eddyville:
For population 15 years and over in Eddyville village:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $1,036 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (65.6 miles , pop. 121,582).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (119.2 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (304.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Simpson, IL (3.1 miles) , Stonefort, IL (3.2 miles ), Golconda, IL (3.3 miles ), New Burnside, IL (3.4 miles ), Carrier Mills, IL (3.6 miles ), Carrsville, KY (3.7 miles) , Rosiclare, IL (3.8 miles ), Elizabethtown, IL (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 37.50 N, Longitude: 88.59 W
Area code: 618
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+1.3%).
Average climate in Eddyville, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Eddyville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 150% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/6/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the Eddyville village center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.
On 5/29/1982, a category F4 tornado 20.2 miles away from the village center killed 10 people and injured 181 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Eddyville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 35% 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 76.1 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 55.5 miles away from Eddyville 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 57.0 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 99.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.1 miles away from Eddyville 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 78.6 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 Pope County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Eddyville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eddyville:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 51.3%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Eddyville compared to Illinois state average:
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Religion statistics for Eddyville (based on Pope County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Eddyville government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.48% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,763 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:
5.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,183 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: