Fairbury, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 3,689 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.0%
 
Males: 1,804  (48.9%)
Females: 1,885  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  40.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61739.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,849 (it was $41,298 in 2000)
Fairbury:

$45,849
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,098 (it was $19,145 in 2000)

Fairbury city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $104,942 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Fairbury:

$104,942
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $125,185; Detached houses: $132,550; Townhouses or other attached units: $108,589; In 2-unit structures: $68,905; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $113,838; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $89,766; Mobile homes: $24,376

Median gross rent in 2013: $588.

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  • Races in Fairbury, IL (2010)

    Fairbury races chart
    • 3,54094.2%White alone
    • 1303.5%Hispanic
    • 340.9%Two or more races
    • 250.7%Black alone
    • 240.6%Asian alone
    • 20.05%Other race alone
    • 10.03%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fairbury: 78.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (36.0%), Irish (16.2%), English (9.0%), United States (8.6%), Swiss (4.6%), French (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/03/1890

Elevation: 689 feet

Land area: 1.30 square miles.

Population density: 2,845 people per square mile   (average).

Fairbury,IL real estate house value index trend

Fairbury, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Fairbury:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairbury city:

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 59.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

52 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Fairbury, Illinois as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fairbury to the number of sex offenders is 934 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,685 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,831 (2.5%)

Fairbury satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (30.9 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (87.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Forrest, IL (2.3 miles ), Strawn, IL (3.0 miles) , Chenoa, IL (3.3 miles ), Pontiac, IL (3.3 miles ), Chatsworth, IL (3.4 miles ), Saunemin, IL (3.4 miles ), Anchor, IL (3.5 miles) , Sibley, IL (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $102,400
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $121,100
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $169,600
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $144,600
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $210,000
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $229,700
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $230,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $211,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.75 N, Longitude: 88.51 W

Area code: 815

Fairbury household income distribution Fairbury home values distribution

Crime rates in Fairbury by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 433006002200N/A
per 100,000 100.875.676.10.00.0153.10.00.052.953.60.00.0N/A
Robberies 0000000001200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.026.853.10.00.0
Assaults 711114454660033
per 100,000 176.4277.2279.1101.5102.0127.6103.9157.7158.60.00.080.080.4
Burglaries 16161691424118681122
per 100,000 403.2403.2406.0228.4357.151.0103.9289.2211.5160.7212.3293.3589.7
Thefts 93575766755934406937576767
per 100,000 2,343.81,436.51,446.31,675.11,912.81,505.5882.91,051.51,823.9990.91,512.71,786.21,795.8
Auto thefts 14411343203050
per 100,000 25.2100.8101.5279.276.5102.177.952.60.080.30.0133.30.0
Arson 0000001001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.026.00.00.026.80.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 249.7218.2219.7130.8133.3228.972.4102.1168.4112.695.0123.5134.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Fairbury detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.9%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +293 (+8.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Finance and insurance (21%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Fairbury, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fairbury-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/7/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the Fairbury city center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.4 miles away from the city center injured 3 people.

Earthquake activity:

Fairbury-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below 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 162.2 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 137.3 miles away from Fairbury 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 194.8 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 161.0 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 150.7 miles away from Fairbury center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 53.3 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 Livingston County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairbury topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fairbury:

  • FAIRBURY HOSP SKILLED CARE UNIT (519 S FIFTH STREET)
  • FAIRVIEW HAVEN (605 609 NORTH 4TH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Fairbury:

  • ASTA CARE CENTER OF PONTIAC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PONTIAC, IL)
  • EVENGLOW LODGE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PONTIAC, IL)
  • SAINT JAMES HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; PONTIAC, IL)
  • FMC - PONTIAC (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; PONTIAC, IL)
  • FRANCISCAN HOSPICE OF CENTRAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; PONTIAC, IL)
  • ASTA CARE CENTER OF COLFAX (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; COLFAX, IL)
  • LEXINGTON NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; LEXINGTON, IL)

Airports and heliports located in Fairbury:

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Amtrak station near Fairbury:

  • 12 miles: PONTIAC (721 W. WASHINGTON ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairbury:

  • Illinois State University (about 30 miles; Normal, IL; Full-time enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 31 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 31 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Kankakee Community College (about 43 miles; Kankakee, IL; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Olivet Nazarene University (about 44 miles; Bourbonnais, IL; FT enrollment: 4,731)
  • Parkland College (about 45 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 47 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)

Public high school in Fairbury:

Public elementary/middle school in Fairbury:

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Library in Fairbury:

  • DOMINY MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $418,097; Location: 201 SOUTH THIRD STREET; 19,738 books; 647 audio materials; 761 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 17 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 26 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Fairbury: Fairbury Fire Department (A), Dominy Memorial Library (B), Fairbury City Hall (C), South East Livingston County Ambulance Service (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fairbury include: Apostolic Christian Church (A), Christian Apostolic Church (B), Church of Christ (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Presbyterian Church (E), First United Methodist Church (F), Free Methodist Church (G), Saint Johns Roman Catholic Church (H), Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Graceland Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Fairbury: Livingston Square (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Fairbury Echoes (Museums; 126 West Locust Street).

Livingston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fairbury that have no violations reported:

  • FAIRBURY (Population served: 3,964, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.1%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 40.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 19.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
132 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Fairbury, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Fairbury compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Banks with branches in Fairbury (2011 data):

  • Bluestem National Bank: at 104 East Locust Street, branch established on 1918/11/01; Drive-Up Facility at 101 East Oak Street, branch established on 1980/10/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $93.0 mil, Deposits: $77.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Bluestem Financial Corp.
  • Busey Bank: 115 North Third Street Branch at 115 North Third Street, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2010/01/25: Bank assets: $3,345.6 mil, Deposits: $2,767.4 mil, headquarters in Champaign, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: First Busey Corporation
  • Morton Community Bank: Fairbury Branch at 804 West Oak Street, branch established on 1995/06/12. Info updated 2010/12/15: Bank assets: $2,667.0 mil, Deposits: $2,086.4 mil, headquarters in Morton, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Community Bancorp, Inc. Esop And Trust
  • First State Bank of Forrest: Fairbury Branch at 603 West Oak Street, branch established on 1997/08/18. Info updated 2011/01/04: Bank assets: $124.4 mil, Deposits: $107.8 mil, headquarters in Forrest, IL, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Forrest Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fairbury city (based on Livingston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,73335
Evangelical Protestant4,72427
Catholic4,56410
Other2492
None19,680-
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
Livingston County:

1.85 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Livingston County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

8.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Livingston County:

27.3%
Illinois:

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

10.8%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$14,621$43,8630$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$3,058
Police Protection - Officers 9$35,911$47,8811$1,249
Police - Other 1$1,576$18,9120$0
Firefighters 0$0 30$736
Solid Waste Management 7$21,775$37,3293$2,848
Sewerage 2$8,639$51,8340$0
Water Supply 4$13,446$40,3386$3,824
Local Libraries 1$2,772$33,2647$3,669
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$932
Totals for Government 28$98,740$42,31759$16,316

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

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $236,000 ($63.97)
    Libraries: $9,000 ($2.44)
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $528,000 ($143.13)
    Police Protection: $419,000 ($113.58)
    Financial Administration: $378,000 ($102.47)
    Water Utilities: $362,000 ($98.13)
    Parks & Recreation: $289,000 ($78.34)
    Sewerage: $198,000 ($53.67)
    Regular Highways: $109,000 ($29.55)
    Libraries: $109,000 ($29.55)
    Fire Protection: $40,000 ($10.84)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($2.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $48,000 ($13.01)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($3.52)
    Police Protection: $8,000 ($2.17)
    Central Staff: $7,000 ($1.90)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($1.36)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($0.81)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.27)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $910,000 ($246.68)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $224,000 ($60.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $180,000 ($48.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($2.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $36,000 ($9.76)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $139,000 ($37.68)
    Interest Earnings: $61,000 ($16.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $400,000 ($108.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $801,000 ($217.13)
    All Other: $159,000 ($43.10)
    Highways: $108,000 ($29.28)
  • Tax - Property: $596,000 ($161.56)
    NEC: $35,000 ($9.49)

Fairbury government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,237,000 ($335.32)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $178,000 ($48.25)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,332,000 ($361.07)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $83,000 ($22.50)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,436,000 ($389.27)

4.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,906 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
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 McLean County, IL  0.79% ($27,684 average AGI)
from Grundy County, IL  0.42% ($34,419)
from La Salle County, IL  0.40% ($30,119)


5.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,845 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
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 McLean County, IL  0.93% ($35,855 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.33% ($36,061)
to Grundy County, IL  0.31% ($36,957)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairbury:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairbury:

  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WJHV-LP (95.1 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: FAITH FELLOWSHIP MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; DWIGHT, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WGCY (106.3 FM; GIBSON CITY, IL; Owner: F & G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; LEXINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING, LLC)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Fairbury:

  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fairbury)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Fairbury, IL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: W9JZE, Licensee ID: L00036267
    Grant Date: 11/24/1997, Expiration Date: 11/24/2007, Cancellation Date: 11/25/2009
    Registrant: Kenneth E Headley, 100 E Amber Dr, Fairbury, IL 61739
  • Call Sign: WD9CKO, Licensee ID: L01132442
    Grant Date: 05/31/2007, Expiration Date: 06/23/2017
    Registrant: Gene A Denick, 308 N 2nd St, Fairbury, IL 61739
  • Call Sign: KC9FWK, Licensee ID: L00849748
    Grant Date: 04/20/2004, Expiration Date: 04/20/2014, Certifier: Robert C Nussbaum
    Registrant: Robert C Nussbaum, 307 E Hickory St, Fairbury, IL 61739


FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fairbury)
Most common first names in Fairbury, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5280.7 years
William3579.8 years
Mary3483.1 years
James2977.4 years
Robert2368.9 years
Dorothy2282.2 years
Anna1986.9 years
George1978.9 years
Edward1881.9 years
Marie1787.8 years
Most common last names in Fairbury, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Steidinger2280.3 years
Zimmerman1977.9 years
Miller1683.5 years
Steffen1683.6 years
Nussbaum1485.0 years
Wenger1476.4 years
Barnes1382.5 years
Runyon1376.4 years
Wessels1275.1 years
Metz1279.2 years
Businesses in Fairbury, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Ford1
Chevrolet1H&R Block1
Curves1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Decora Cabinetry2Subway1

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Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2015.