Exeter, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 64 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.6%
 
Males: 35  (55.8%)
Females: 29  (44.2%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 62621

Estimated median household income in 2016: $64,685 (it was $46,875 in 2000)
Exeter:

$64,685
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,809 (it was $18,968 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $54,840 (it was $70,600 in 2000)
Exeter:

$54,840
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $67,382; Detached houses: $87,740; Mobile homes: $38,097
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    • 6498.5%White alone
    • 11.5%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Exeter: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (61.1%), German (9.7%), European (2.8%), English (1.4%), French (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/23/1876

Elevation: 570 feet

Land area: 0.69 square miles.

Population density: 93 people per square mile   (very low).

Exeter, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Exeter:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Exeter village:

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 28.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $631 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $227 (0.4%)

Exeter satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (45.2 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (76.7 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (208.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bluffs, IL (1.7 miles ), Chapin, IL (2.5 miles ), Naples, IL (2.5 miles) , Winchester, IL (2.6 miles ), Lynnville, IL (2.9 miles) , Meredosia, IL (2.9 miles ), Valley City, IL (2.9 miles) , Florence, IL (3.0 miles) .

Latitude: 39.72 N, Longitude: 90.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 217

Exeter household income distribution Exeter home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +11 (+18.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (55%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (58%)
  • Accommodation and food services (26%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Business and financial operations occupations (36%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (47%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (26%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Exeter, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Exeter-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 42.4 miles away from the Exeter village center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 tornado 46.2 miles away from the village center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Exeter-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 77% 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 165.3 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 153.0 miles away from Exeter 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 184.0 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 189.1 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 166.2 miles away from Exeter center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 150.6 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 Scott County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Exeter topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Exeter:

  • EISENHOWER TERRACE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • PASSAVANT AREA HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • PRAIRIE COUNTIES HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • JACKSONVILLE SKILLED NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • MODERN CARE CONVALESCENT AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • PRAIRIE VILLAGE HEALTHCARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • A R C OF JACKSONVILLE, LTD, THE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; JACKSONVILLE, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Exeter:

  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 47 miles; Springfield, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 48 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • Western Illinois University (about 53 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Lewis and Clark Community College (about 56 miles; Godfrey, IL; FT enrollment: 4,189)
  • Lindenwood University (about 65 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)
  • St Charles Community College (about 67 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (about 70 miles; Edwardsville, IL; FT enrollment: 11,933)

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Scott 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: 30.3%
(28.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  56.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Exeter village (based on Scott County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,78611
Mainline Protestant1,44810
Catholic1411
Other2-
None1,978-
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: 1
Scott County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Scott County:

7.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Scott County:

27.1%
Illinois:

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

9.1%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.3%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.4%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Exeter:

30.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Exeter:

24.6%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

21.9%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Exeter:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Exeter:

42.6%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

52.6%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.8%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Exeter, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$17
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$109
Totals for Government 0$0 8$126

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $6,000 ($93.75)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($31.25)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($15.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($15.63)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($93.75)

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

  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $5,000 ($78.13)
    Highways: $2,000 ($31.25)
  • Tax - Property: $1,000 ($15.63)
    NEC: $1,000 ($15.63)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $23,000 ($359.38)

4.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,949 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
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 Morgan County, IL  1.59% ($25,438 average AGI)
from Greene County, IL  0.50% ($29,800)


5.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,537 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
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 Morgan County, IL  2.50% ($35,882 average AGI)
to Greene County, IL  0.64% ($25,231)

Strongest AM radio stations in Exeter:

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLDS (1180 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • WJIL (1550 AM; 1 kW; JACKSONVILLE, IL)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Exeter:

  • WIPA (89.3 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • WEAI (107.1 FM; LYNNVILLE, IL; Owner: JERDON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJVO (105.5 FM; SOUTH JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY B/CASTING CO., INC.)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBBA-FM (97.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: BROWN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WVIL (101.3 FM; VIRGINIA, IL; Owner: MARK J. LANGSTON)
  • W202AV (88.3 FM; WHITE HALL, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WRLJ (88.3 FM; WHITE HALL, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC)
  • WYMG (100.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • W201BL (88.1 FM; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Exeter:

  • WSEC (Channel 14; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • 14,600Total average daily traffic
  • 4,672Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Exeter)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • EXETER, Hoots Road (Lat: 39.677639 Lon: -90.502806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 102.4 m, Call Sign: WQNG457
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 01/28/2011, Expiration Date: 01/28/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2013, Certifier: Craig FreemanRegistrant: Herman & Whiteaker, LLC, 3204 Tower Oaks Blvd, Suite 180, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (202) 600-7274, Fax: (202) 706-6056, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC9UZI, Licensee ID: L01673484, Grant Date: 11/18/2011, Expiration Date: 11/18/2021, Certifier: William R Kemp, Registrant: William R Kemp, 61 Center St, Exeter, IL 62621

Drinking water stations with addresses in Exeter and their reported violations in the past:

EXETER-MERRITT WATER COOP (Population served: 765, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-24-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-24-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-16-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-16-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-05-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Exeter compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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