For population 25 years and over in Ellis Grove:
For population 15 years and over in Ellis Grove village:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,133 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (46.4 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (290.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Evansville, IL (2.4 miles ), Kaskaskia, IL (2.5 miles) , Ste. Genevieve, MO (2.8 miles ), Chester, IL (2.9 miles ), St. Mary, MO (3.1 miles ), Ruma, IL (3.1 miles ), Prairie du Rocher, IL (3.4 miles ), Ozora, MO (3.5 miles) .
Latitude: 38.01 N, Longitude: 89.91 W
Area code: 618
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -57 (-13.0%).
Work and jobs in Ellis Grove: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ellis Grove, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ellis Grove-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 185% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/18/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.2 miles away from the Ellis Grove village center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 9/22/2006, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the village center injured 5 people and caused $7 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ellis Grove-area historical earthquake activity is above Illinois state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 61.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from Ellis Grove center
On 2/5/1994 at 14:55:37, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 LG, 4.2 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 59.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/6/2003 at 12:29:34, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 93.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/15/2004 at 08:34:21, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 89.4 miles away from Ellis Grove center
On 8/26/1992 at 05:41:38, a magnitude 3.5 (3.2 LG, 3.5 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.1 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 Randolph County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Ellis Grove:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ellis Grove:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ellis Grove and their reported violations in the past:ELLIS GROVE (Population served: 720, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.5%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Ellis Grove compared to Illinois state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Ellis Grove village (based on Randolph County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.33%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
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Ellis Grove government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
4.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,629 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:
5.21% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,192 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 Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Ellis Grove on our top lists:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.