Fairmont, Illinois

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Population in 2010: 2,459.
Population change since 2000: -4.1%
Males: 1,118  (45.5%)
Females: 1,341  (54.5%)
Median resident age:

32.6 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60432.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,106 (it was $40,907 in 2000)
Fairmont:

$46,106
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,509 (it was $17,260 in 2000)

Fairmont CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $96,632 (it was $81,900 in 2000)
Fairmont:

$96,632
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $113,726; detached houses: $110,438; townhouses or other attached units: $113,479; in 2-unit structures: $219,127

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,141.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fairmont: 100.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.7%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.6% for Black residents, 15.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.5% for other race residents, 28.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Fairmont, IL (2010)
    • 1,13346.1%Black alone
    • 71028.9%White alone
    • 55522.6%Hispanic
    • 411.7%Two or more races
    • 90.4%American Indian alone
    • 80.3%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone

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

Crime rates in Fairmont by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.8)
1
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(43.1)
1
(43.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.8)
2
(77.0)
1
(37.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.7)
1
(40.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(172.3)
2
(87.3)
2
(88.3)
1
(44.8)
2
(90.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.9)
1
(38.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.7)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(86.1)
1
(43.6)
1
(44.2)
1
(44.8)
2
(90.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.5)
5
(189.5)
2
(77.7)
5
(198.3)
4
(159.7)
1
(40.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(81.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(516.8)
12
(523.6)
18
(795.1)
8
(358.6)
18
(814.1)
17
(778.7)
11
(423.7)
10
(378.9)
10
(388.7)
11
(436.3)
2
(79.8)
7
(282.5)
6
(244.1)
6
(243.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(1,421)
38
(1,658)
30
(1,325)
23
(1,031)
35
(1,583)
43
(1,970)
33
(1,271)
36
(1,364)
36
(1,399)
15
(595.0)
13
(519.0)
8
(322.8)
13
(528.9)
6
(243.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(473.7)
7
(305.4)
8
(353.4)
3
(134.5)
9
(407.1)
4
(183.2)
3
(115.6)
1
(37.9)
3
(116.6)
1
(39.7)
1
(39.9)
3
(121.1)
4
(162.7)
3
(121.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)234.3197.2172.3189.2288.6184.6159.1163.7119.797.273.550.496.085.2

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City-data.com crime index in Fairmont, IL

Crime rate in Fairmont detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: Irish (3.2%), German (2.9%), Polish (2.9%), American (2.5%), African (2.4%), Italian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.65 square miles.

Population density: 1,493 people per square mile   (low).

Fairmont, Illinois map

335 residents are foreign born (9.8% Latin America, 1.5% Europe).

This place:

12.8%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,564 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,898 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Joliet, IL (3.2 miles , pop. 106,221).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (27.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lockport, IL (1.4 miles ),
Crest Hill, IL (1.5 miles ),
Joliet, IL (1.8 miles ),
Ingalls Park, IL (1.8 miles ),
Preston Heights, IL (2.1 miles ),
Rockdale, IL (2.2 miles ),
Crystal Lawns, IL (2.2 miles ),
Romeoville, IL (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 41.56 N, Longitude: 88.06 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 815

Distribution of median household income in Fairmont, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fairmont, IL in 2017

Property values in Fairmont, IL

Fairmont satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Fairmont, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Construction (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (10.6%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.0%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (6.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.5%)
  • Paper (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Fairmont, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Woodworkers (5.7%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (19.0%)
  • Cashiers (12.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.6%)

Average climate in Fairmont, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Fairmont, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 91.0. This is worse than average.

City:

91.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.201. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.201
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.950. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.950
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 23.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0175. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0175
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Fairmont-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 3.5 miles away from the Fairmont place center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairmont-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% 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 215.4 miles away from Fairmont 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 189.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.0 miles away from Fairmont 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 247.8 miles away from Fairmont 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) earthquake occurred 213.8 miles away from Fairmont center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 205.5 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 Will County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairmont topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairmont:

  • TRINITY LIVING CENTER #3 (Hospital, about 2 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • HILLCREST HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • WOODSIDE NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • SILVER CROSS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • ELITE HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LOCKPORT, IL)
  • ST PATRICKS RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • LOCKPORT DAVITA AT HOME (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; LOCKPORT, IL)

Amtrak stations near Fairmont:

  • 3 miles: JOLIET (50 E. JEFFERSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: NAPERVILLE (E. 4TH & ELLSWORTH AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairmont:

  • University of St Francis (about 3 miles; Joliet, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,454)
  • Lewis University (about 4 miles; Romeoville, IL; FT enrollment: 5,739)
  • Joliet Junior College (about 8 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 11,401)
  • Moraine Valley Community College (about 15 miles; Palos Hills, IL; FT enrollment: 12,008)
  • Benedictine University (about 15 miles; Lisle, IL; FT enrollment: 5,694)
  • North Central College (about 16 miles; Naperville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,860)
  • College of DuPage (about 20 miles; Glen Ellyn, IL; FT enrollment: 18,910)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Fairmont Community Center (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Fairmont include: Bethlehem Apostolic Church (A), Christ United Methodist Church (B), City of Refuge Church (C), Kingdom Hall Jehovahs Witnesses (D), Mount Ebal Baptist Church (E), Shiloh Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Calvary Cemetery (1), Russian Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Fairmont: A F Hill Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Johnny Wyrostek - Baseball player.

Will County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.9 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

70.2%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.2%
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: 0.0% of all households
10 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Fairmont:

Marital status in Fairmont, IL
  • Never married: 49.5%
  • Now married: 29.1%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

For population 25 years and over in Fairmont:

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 14.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairmont, IL (based on Will County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic212,25239
Evangelical Protestant46,404188
Mainline Protestant31,31373
Other12,57420
Black Protestant7,42616
Orthodox1,5366
None366,055-
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: 85
Will County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Will County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Here:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 122
Here:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 286
Will County:

4.26 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.7%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Will County:

26.3%
Illinois:

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

13.4%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fairmont:

48.1%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.1%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Fairmont:

29.5
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.0%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fairmont:

12.4%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fairmont:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fairmont:

33.9%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.9%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.1%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairmont, IL Residents

6.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($63,532 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($255 average AGI)
Will County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cook County, IL  2.51% ($62,155 average AGI)
from DuPage County, IL  1.25% ($68,167)
from Kendall County, IL  0.21% ($65,539)


6.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($69,353 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.20%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($612 average AGI)
Will County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cook County, IL  1.85% ($52,993 average AGI)
to DuPage County, IL  0.89% ($74,293)
to Kendall County, IL  0.32% ($71,947)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairmont:

  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WAGG (610 AM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WJOL (1340 AM; 1 kW; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WWHN (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JOLIET, IL; Owner: HAWKINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairmont:

  • WJTW (93.5 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WLLI-FM (96.7 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WCSF (88.7 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: COLLEGE OF ST. FRANCIS)
  • WLRA (88.1 FM; LOCKPORT, IL; Owner: LEWIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; CREST HILL, IL; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF JOLIET, INC.)
  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Fairmont:

  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WOCH-LP (Channel 28; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-28, L.L.C.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSPY-LP (Channel 30; PLANO, IL; Owner: WSPY-TV, INC.)
Fairmont fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Fairmont fatal accident list:

Nov 2, 2017 02:40 PM, Green Garden Place, Princeton St, Lat: 41.556081, Lon: -88.063397, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 1, 2016 06:30 AM, Princeton St, Fairmount Ave, Lat: 41.556219, Lon: -88.061475, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Dec 26, 2015 07:20 PM, Sr-171 (State St), Lat: 41.563750, Lon: -88.068839, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 24, 2012 10:50 PM, Briggs St, Lat: 41.557369, Lon: -88.044197, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 14, 2007 02:33 PM, Sr-171, Lat: 41.569619, Lon: -88.067953, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 3.2mTotal length
  • 12,650Total average daily traffic
  • 1,329Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,171Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Village Hall 2601 N 41st St (Lat: 38.645333 Lon: -90.107889), Call Sign: KTR723,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.190 MHz, 154.265 MHz, Grant Date: 02/29/2012, Expiration Date: 05/04/2022, Registrant: Eastside Electronics, 312 Scott St., Edwardsville, IL 62025, Phone: (618) 656-3822, Email:
  • 2601 N 41st St (Lat: 38.645333 Lon: -90.107889), Call Sign: KLI254,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.310 MHz, 155.370 MHz, Grant Date: 02/08/2014, Expiration Date: 02/09/2024, Registrant: Eastside Electronics, 312 Scott St., Edwardsville, IL 62025, Phone: (618) 656-3822, Email:
  • Ns Row At Mp D313.3 Ryan Cp (Lat: 40.049472 Lon: -87.805306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 13.1 m, Call Sign: WPSJ935,
    Assigned Frequencies: 896.887 MHz, 896.887 MHz, 896.937 MHz, 896.987 MHz, 897.887 MHz, 897.937 MHz, 897.987 MHz, Grant Date: 05/24/2001, Expiration Date: 05/24/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/04/2006, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Transportation Technology Center Inc, 555000 Dot Road, Pueblo, CO 81001, Phone: (719) 584-0578, Fax: (719) 584-7145, Email:
  • 12637 N. 800 E. Road (Lat: 40.051417 Lon: -87.787167), Call Sign: WQJK965,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.312 MHz, 467.312 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/2008, Expiration Date: 10/17/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2018, Certifier: Scott Von Dielingen, Registrant: National License Corp., 9050 Briarclift Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (317) 841-3328, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB9KUE, Grant Date: 06/08/1995, Expiration Date: 06/08/2005, Cancellation Date: 06/09/2007, Registrant: Robert D Redmond, Rr 1 Box 330, Fairmont, IL 61841

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$174,4836$126,33259$166,0752$50,2054$130,515
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$76,0800$04$180,5650$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$77,9202$135,98020$182,0132$16,9401$90,550
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$93,0150$07$180,4001$72,6900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$192,9100$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8807.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$171,8651$226,380
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$98,2501$133,980
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$157,080
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8807.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fairmont, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fairmont, IL - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fairmont, IL
  • 97.7%Utility gas
  • 2.3%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fairmont, IL
  • 80.9%Utility gas
  • 17.7%Electricity
  • 1.4%No fuel used


Fairmont compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Fairmont on our top lists:

  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Poland (population 500+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest racial income disparities between White and Black householders (with at least 200 householders)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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