Fairmount, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 596 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.9%
 
Males: 314  (52.7%)
Females: 282  (47.3%)
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 61841.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,465 (it was $39,712 in 2000)
Fairmount:

$48,465
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,456 (it was $16,691 in 2000)

Fairmount village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $72,681 (it was $53,200 in 2000)
Fairmount:

$72,681
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $86,126; detached houses: $88,790; mobile homes: $47,634

Median gross rent in 2019: $557.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fairmount: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.5%
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  • Races in Fairmount, IL (2019)
    • 62597.4%White alone
    • 40.6%Black alone
    • 20.3%Other race alone
    • 20.3%Two or more races
    • 20.3%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Fairmount, Illinois as of September 29, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fairmount is 310 to 1.


Crime rates in Fairmount by year

Type

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2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

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2018

2019

Murders
(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)
Rapes
(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)
Robberies
(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)
Assaults
(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)
Burglaries
(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)
1
(161.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(162.1)
4
(621.1)
2
(312.0)
3
(477.7)
3
(485.4)
1
(162.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(490.2)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(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)
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)
City-Data.com crime index0.00.00.00.06.524.812.519.130.76.50.019.60.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Fairmount, IL

Crime rate in Fairmount detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Illinois average:

2.31
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Ancestries: American (40.9%), English (7.2%), German (7.2%), Irish (2.8%), French (1.2%), Italian (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/11/1894

Elevation: 665 feet

Land area: 0.31 square miles.

Population density: 1,914 people per square mile   (low).

Fairmount, Illinois map

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.5%
Illinois:

12.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,575 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,628 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (23.3 miles , pop. 67,518).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (91.0 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (124.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Muncie, IL (2.2 miles),
Fithian, IL (2.3 miles ),
Oakwood, IL (2.3 miles ),
Catlin, IL (2.6 miles ),
Homer, IL (2.6 miles ),
Ogden, IL (2.9 miles ),
Sidell, IL (3.0 miles ),
Indianola, IL (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 40.05 N, Longitude: 87.83 W

Area code: 217

Distribution of median household income in Fairmount, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Fairmount, IL in 2019
Fairmount satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.1%
Illinois:

6.5%
Most common industries in Fairmount, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.0%)
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.2%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (6.9%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Truck transportation (4.6%)
  • Machinery (4.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.4%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.9%)
  • Social assistance (6.3%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (3.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Fairmount, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.3%)
  • Cashiers (6.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (10.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (15.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Child care workers (5.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)

Average climate in Fairmount, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fairmount, Illinois average temperatures Fairmount, Illinois average precipitation Fairmount, Illinois humidity Fairmount, Illinois wind speed Fairmount, Illinois snowfall Fairmount, Illinois sunshine Fairmount, Illinois clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 51.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.9
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 2.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.04
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Fairmount-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Fairmount village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairmount-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 129% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 110.2 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 84.7 miles away from Fairmount center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 110.3 miles away from Fairmount center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 142.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 108.5 miles away from Fairmount center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 101.5 miles away from Fairmount 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 Vermilion County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairmount topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairmount:

  • VERMILION MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • COLONIAL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • DANVILLE POLYCLINIC, LTD. (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • PROVENA HOME CARE DANVILLE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • PRESENCE UNITED SAMARITANS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • PROVENA HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • UNITED SAMARITANS MED CENTER-LOGAN (Hospital, about 12 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)

Amtrak station near Fairmount:

  • 12 miles: DANVILLE (MC DONALD'S, GILBERT ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairmount:

  • Danville Area Community College (about 15 miles; Danville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,229)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 22 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Parkland College (about 26 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 44 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)
  • Indiana State University (about 46 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (about 48 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Lake Land College (about 52 miles; Mattoon, IL; FT enrollment: 7,499)

Library in Fairmount:

  • VANCE TOWNSHIP LIBRARY (Operating income: $29,527; Location: 107 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 12,179 books; 358 audio materials; 967 video materials; 31 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Fairmount - Vance Township Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Fairmount include: Fairmount United Methodist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Vermilion 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 Fairmount and their reported violations in the past:

FAIRMOUNT (Population served: 690, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-16-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-05-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-11-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-15-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-18-2007)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

72.5%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.1%
Whole state:

6.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Fairmount (2011 data):

  • Illinois National Bank: Fairmont Branch at 109 Main Street, branch established on 1999/06/21. Info updated 2008/03/27: Bank assets: $549.0 mil, Deposits: $492.6 mil, headquarters in Springfield, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Illinois National Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Fairmount:

Marital status in Fairmount, IL
  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

For population 25 years and over in Fairmount:

  • High school or higher: 95.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Illinois average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairmount, IL (based on Vermilion County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,20082
Mainline Protestant7,81742
Catholic3,8045
Black Protestant1,2858
Other5685
None50,951-
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: 16
This county:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Vermilion County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Vermilion County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
Here:

6.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Vermilion County:

28.1%
State:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Vermilion County:

11.8%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.8%
Illinois:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fairmount:

33.8%
State:

47.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.5
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fairmount:

17.9%
State:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fairmount:

6.5%
Illinois:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

26.4%
State:

33.4%

General health condition:
Fairmount:

49.9%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairmount:

72.1%
Illinois:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairmount, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,560$30,7200$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$2,380
Water Supply 0$0 1$996
Totals for Government 1$2,560$30,7208$3,377

Fairmount government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $70,000 ($117.45)
    Police Protection: $56,000 ($93.96)
    Water Utilities: $53,000 ($88.93)
    Central Staff Services: $39,000 ($65.44)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $78,000 ($130.87)

Fairmount government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $20,000 ($33.56)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($8.39)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($1.68)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $88,000 ($147.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $116,000 ($194.63)
    Highways: $16,000 ($26.85)
  • Tax - Property: $30,000 ($50.34)
    Other License: $5,000 ($8.39)

Fairmount government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $413,000 ($692.95)

3.62% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,122 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.62%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Champaign County, IL  0.71% ($42,804 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.40% ($24,825)
from Iroquois County, IL  0.11% ($35,097)


4.55% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,084 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Champaign County, IL  0.86% ($42,775 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.29% ($24,583)
to Fountain County, IN  0.17% ($43,959)

Businesses in Fairmount, IL

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairmount:

  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WITY (980 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: VERMILION BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDAN (1490 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairmount:

  • WGNJ (89.3 FM; ST. JOSEPH, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)
  • WXLS (99.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: I.A.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDNL (102.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WKIO (92.5 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WIXY (100.3 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WBGL (91.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE,INC)
  • WEVX (95.3 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WLRW (94.5 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WGKC (105.9 FM; MAHOMET, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WRHK (94.9 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WHMS-FM (97.5 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: D.W.S., INC.)
  • WQQB (96.1 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WKZS (103.1 FM; COVINGTON, IN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD BROADCASTING , INC., OF IN.)
  • WACF (98.5 FM; PARIS, IL; Owner: P.R.S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W293AF (106.5 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: TRUSTEES OF UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS)
  • WFOF (90.3 FM; COVINGTON, IN; Owner: DOXA, INCORP.)
  • WPCD (88.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: PARKLAND COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Fairmount:

  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W58DA (Channel 58; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WCCU (Channel 27; URBANA, IL; Owner: URBANA-CHAMPAIGN BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W31BX (Channel 31; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • W07DD (Channel 7; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W32CM (Channel 32; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBXC-CA (Channel 46; CHAMPAIGN/URBANA, IL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 52ft / 15.6mTotal length
  • 9,425Total average daily traffic
  • 1,730Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,059Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fairmount, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 51950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fairmount, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Brian Meier, 11704 N. County Road 600 E (Lat: 40.034861 Lon: -87.830444), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 17183 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: Central States Tower Ii, LLC, Brianm@cstower.Org, , Wheat-on, Phone: (630) 221-8500
  • Brian Meier, 11704 N. County Road 600 E (Lat: 40.034861 Lon: -87.830444), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 17183 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Registrant: Central States Tower Ii, LLC, Brianm@cstower.Org, , Wheat-on, Phone: (630) 221-8500
  • Brian Meier, 11704 N. County Road 600 E (Lat: 40.034861 Lon: -87.830444), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 17183 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Registrant: Central States Tower Ii, LLC, Brianm@cstower.Org, , Wheat-on, Phone: (630) 221-8500
  • Edward G Roach, 11704 N. County Road 600 E (Lat: 40.034861 Lon: -87.830444), Type: 79.2, Structure height: 17183 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Registrant: Sba Central Acquisition 2015, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, 11704 N. County Road 600 E (Lat: 40.034861 Lon: -87.830444), Type: 77.4, Structure height: 17183 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: Sba Central Acquisition 2015, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, 11704 N. County Road 600 E (Lat: 40.034861 Lon: -87.830444), Type: 77.4, Structure height: 17183 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Sba Central Acquisition 2015, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, 11704 N. County Road 600 E (Lat: 40.034861 Lon: -87.830444), Type: 77.4, Structure height: 17183 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: Sba Towers Ix, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 3 Mi Se (Lat: 40.006694 Lon: -87.786417), Call Sign: KNBB548, Licensee ID: L00053806,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.725 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/1996, Expiration Date: 04/24/2001, Cancellation Date: 06/24/2001, Registrant: Alan Puzey, Rr 1 Box 287, Fairmount, IL 61841, Phone: (217) 733-2403
  • 7 Mi Sw I I 74 & R 1 (Lat: 40.014750 Lon: -87.783361), Call Sign: KZJ567, Licensee ID: L00024550,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.990 MHz, Grant Date: 04/13/2001, Expiration Date: 04/29/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/02/2011, Registrant: Paul Darr Farms, Rr 1 Box 286, Fairmount, IL 61841

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KA9BUA, Licensee ID: L01341670, Grant Date: 11/15/2007, Expiration Date: 02/09/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2020, Registrant: Olive J Lomax, 14700 N 875 E Rd, Fairmount, IL 61841-6311
  • Call Sign: N0CUJ, Licensee ID: L01134764, Grant Date: 03/16/2016, Expiration Date: 06/12/2026, Certifier: Tony A Nash, Registrant: Tony A Nash, 13806 N 920 E Rd, Fairmount, IL 61841
  • Call Sign: WD9AFI, Licensee ID: L00073144, Grant Date: 06/01/2005, Expiration Date: 08/11/2015, Cancellation Date: 08/12/2017, Registrant: Darold J Street, Fairmount, IL 61841-0151
  • Call Sign: WD9IOL, Licensee ID: L01341638, Grant Date: 11/15/2007, Expiration Date: 02/09/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2020, Registrant: Oscar D Lomax, 14700 N 875 E Rd, Fairmount, IL 61841-6311
  • Call Sign: KC9LDI, Licensee ID: L01259371, Grant Date: 11/07/2017, Expiration Date: 11/07/2027, Certifier: Scott A Dowers, Registrant: Scott A Dowers, 403 E. Chandler St. Apt. 4, Fairmount, IL 61841
  • Call Sign: KD9PID, Licensee ID: L02344649, Grant Date: 05/08/2020, Expiration Date: 05/08/2030, Cancellation Date: 05/29/2020, Certifier: David L Burns, Registrant: David L Burns, 14556 N 1020 East Rd, Fairmount, IL 61841-6258
  • Call Sign: K9EZE, Previous Call Sign: KD9PID, Licensee ID: L02344649, Grant Date: 05/29/2020, Expiration Date: 05/29/2030, Certifier: David L Burns Mr, Registrant: David L Burns, 14556 N 1020 East Rd, Fairmount, IL 61841-6258

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: TRUSTY-RANS S4 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 447 (40 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 51424, N51424, N-51424, Serial Number: 123, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 09/06/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 10/28/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas Foutch, 9455 Camp Drake Rd, Fairmount, IL 61841

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 7. The highest number of fire incidents - 16 took place in 2016, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Fairmount, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (43.0%), and Structure Fires (38.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fairmount, IL
    • 5243.0%Outside Fires
    • 4738.8%Structure Fires
    • 1512.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 75.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fairmount, IL
Most common first names in Fairmount, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1968.6 years
Charles1373.2 years
John1279.7 years
James976.5 years
Robert963.1 years
Ralph878.1 years
Mary771.3 years
George773.7 years
Grace787.4 years
Helen679.4 years
Most common last names in Fairmount, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1179.2 years
Smith980.1 years
Kirby764.7 years
Williams679.7 years
Burris560.6 years
Taylor576.8 years
Lamb577.4 years
Puzey574.4 years
Redmond579.6 years
Pate567.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fairmount, IL
  • 76.5%Utility gas
  • 21.7%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fairmount, IL
  • 77.5%Electricity
  • 22.5%Utility gas


Fairmount compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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