Fairview Heights, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 16,901 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.4%
 
Males: 8,263  (48.9%)
Females: 8,638  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 62208.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,816 (it was $49,131 in 2000)
Fairview Heights:

$60,816
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,133 (it was $22,614 in 2000)

Fairview Heights city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $127,808 (it was $83,600 in 2000)
Fairview Heights:

$127,808
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $142,896; Detached houses: $150,832; Townhouses or other attached units: $140,424; In 2-unit structures: $66,954; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $84,754; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $93,685; Mobile homes: $41,240

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,019.

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  • Races in Fairview Heights, IL (2013)

    Fairview Heights races chart
    • 11,08365.3%White alone
    • 4,18624.7%Black alone
    • 6343.7%Asian alone
    • 6363.7%Hispanic
    • 3752.2%Two or more races
    • 1280.8%American Indian alone
    • 30.02%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fairview Heights: 89.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.1%), Irish (11.7%), English (7.9%), United States (6.4%), French (2.6%), Italian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/26/1970

Elevation: 593 feet

Land area: 11.1 square miles.

Population density: 1,516 people per square mile   (low).

Fairview Heights,IL real estate house value index trend

Fairview Heights, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Fairview Heights:

  • High school or higher: 93.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairview Heights city:

  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 52.9%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

773 residents are foreign born (1.7% Asia, 1.2% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).

This city:

4.6%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Fairview Heights, Illinois as of December 05, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Fairview Heights to the number of sex offenders is 586 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,766 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,882 (1.9%)

Fairview Heights satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (13.5 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (255.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Caseyville, IL (1.8 miles ), Swansea, IL (1.9 miles ), O'Fallon, IL (2.1 miles ), Belleville, IL (2.2 miles ), Shiloh, IL (2.3 miles ), Collinsville, IL (2.4 miles ), Centreville, IL (2.4 miles ), Washington Park, IL (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 80 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 1998: 55 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 1999: 66 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2000: 54 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 2001: 105 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2002: 90 buildings, average cost: $126,800
  • 2003: 88 buildings, average cost: $131,900
  • 2004: 144 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2005: 149 buildings, average cost: $142,900
  • 2006: 90 buildings, average cost: $165,500
  • 2007: 107 buildings, average cost: $139,900
  • 2008: 43 buildings, average cost: $120,200
  • 2009: 51 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2010: 49 buildings, average cost: $154,600
  • 2011: 45 buildings, average cost: $155,700
  • 2012: 57 buildings, average cost: $155,500
  • 2013: 70 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2014: 68 buildings, average cost: $155,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.59 N, Longitude: 90.00 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,659 (+9.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,525 (18.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 618

Fairview Heights household income distribution Fairview Heights home values distribution

Crime rates in Fairview Heights by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000011000200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.06.06.10.00.00.011.70.00.0
Rapes 41086723735342
per 100,000 26.665.752.438.042.512.118.242.118.029.217.523.611.8
Robberies 517718618131028343105
per 100,000 33.3111.745.9113.936.4108.578.860.1167.5198.517.559.029.6
Assaults 81833284733252668372017
per 100,000 53.2118.2216.2177.2285.4199.0151.6156.235.946.7216.4117.9100.7
Burglaries 66132849256136989660105786639
per 100,000 439.0866.9550.3582.1340.0819.9594.2576.8359.0613.0456.2389.2231.0
Thefts 4429688827845301,0431,024958864787924639618
per 100,000 2,940.06,357.55,778.34,960.53,217.86,288.16,209.15,756.25,169.94,594.55,403.83,767.73,660.1
Auto thefts 25745239495036443230282420
per 100,000 166.3486.0340.7246.8297.5301.4218.3264.4191.5175.1163.8141.5118.4
Arson 03422413910051
per 100,000 0.019.726.212.712.124.16.118.053.958.40.029.55.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 206.0469.2400.7363.3281.7432.3392.8379.3323.0337.0351.4252.5213.1

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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 Fairview Heights detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 66 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.49
Illinois average:

3.28

Fairview Heights tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.0%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +131 (+0.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Fairview Heights, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fairview Heights-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/1959, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the Fairview Heights city center killed 21 people and injured 345 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1981, a category F4 tornado 11.3 miles away from the city center injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairview Heights-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 75% 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 114.6 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 115.1 miles away from Fairview Heights 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 101.9 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 127.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 140.7 miles away from Fairview Heights 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 116.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Fairview Heights topographic map

Birthplace of: Nathan Hodel - Player of football, Stetson Hairston - College basketball player (Southern Illinois Salukis).

Hospitals and medical centers in Fairview Heights:

  • FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS DIALYSIS (821 LINCOLN HIGHWAY)
  • CARETENDERS VISITING SERVICES OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS (13 EXECUTIVE DRIVE, STE 12)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Fairview Heights:

  • SOUTHWESTERN IL VISITING NURSE ASSOC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SWANSEA, IL)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • CRESCENT HOME HEALTH AGENCY, LLC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; SWANSEA, IL)
  • MEMORIAL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • RENAISSANCE AT BELLEVILLE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BELLEVILLE, IL)

Amtrak station near Fairview Heights:

  • 12 miles: ST. LOUIS (550 S. 16TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/Universities in Fairview Heights:

  • Vatterott College-Fairview Heights (Full-time enrollment: 639; Location: 110 Commerce Lane; Private, for-profit; Website: www.vatterott.edu)
  • Regency Beauty Institute-Fairview Heights (FT enrollment: 105; Location: 10850 Lincoln Trail, Unit 16; Private, for-profit; Website: www.regency.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairview Heights:

  • Southwestern Illinois College (about 7 miles; Belleville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,085)
  • McKendree University (about 10 miles; Lebanon, IL; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Saint Louis Community College (about 11 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 18,019)
  • Saint Louis University (about 14 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (about 14 miles; Edwardsville, IL; FT enrollment: 11,933)
  • Ranken Technical College (about 15 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Washington University in St Louis (about 18 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,823)

Private high school in Fairview Heights:

  • ILLINOIS CENTER FOR AUTISM (Students: 136, Location: 548 S RUBY LN, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fairview Heights:

Private elementary/middle school in Fairview Heights:

  • HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 247, Location: 504 FOUNTAINS PKWY, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Fairview Heights

Library in Fairview Heights:

  • FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $498,764; Location: 10017 BUNKUM ROAD; 45,456 books; 7,212 audio materials; 2,151 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 19 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 92 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • An additional Primary and middle school option in Fairview Heights is Holy Trinity Catholic School. web site is holytrinitycatholicchurch.com

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Notable locations in Fairview Heights: MedStar Ambulance (A), French Village Volunteer Fire Protection District Station 1 Headquarters (B), French Village Volunteer Fire Protection District Station 2 (C), Fairview - Caseyville Township Fire Protection District Station 2 Headquarters (D), Fairview Fire Department Station 1 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Crossroads Center Mall (1), Fairview Center Shopping Center (2), Fairview Heights Plaza Shopping Center (3), Market Place Shopping Center (4), Saint Clair Square Mall (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fairview Heights include: Full Gospel Tabernacle Church (A), Christ United Methodist Church (B), First Church of the Nazarene (C), Saint Albert the Great Church (D), Roselawn Church (E), Saint John Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Clair Memorial Park (1), Saint Adalbert Cemetery (2), Lakeview Memorial Gardens (3), Kampmeyer Cemetery (4), Holy Cross Cemetery (5), Greenwood Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lawrence Lake (A), Jubaka Lake (B), Swan Lake (C), Weslake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Fairview Heights: Longacre Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Drury Inn and Suites St Louis - Fairview Heights (12 Ludwig Drive), Four Points by Sheraton Fairview Heights (319 Fountains Parkway), Fairview Inn (10002 Old Lincoln Trail), Best Western Camelot Inn (305 Salem Place), French Village Motel (9811 West State Route 161), Hampton Inn St. Louis-Fairview Heights (150 Ludwig Drive).

St. Clair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 112. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

112
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.268. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.268
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.63. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.63
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.58
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0180. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0180
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.8%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.5% for Black residents, 5.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.8% for American Indian residents, 5.9% for other race residents, 3.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.7%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Fairview Heights in 2000:

  • 105 people in other group homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Fairview Heights (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Fairview Heights Branch, Bunkum Road Facility, Longacre Branch. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Fairview Heights Branch at 6701 North Illinois Street, branch established on 1869/01/01; Fairview Heights Schnucks Branch at 625 Lincoln Highway, branch established on 2006/03/02. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Fairview Heights Main Branch at 6550 North Illinois Street, branch established on 1894/01/01. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp
  • Centrue Bank: Fairview Heights Branch at 303 Fountains Parkway, branch established on 2003/06/16. Info updated 2007/06/27: Bank assets: $964.9 mil, Deposits: $850.6 mil, headquarters in Streator, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Centrue Financial Corporation
  • Community First Bank: at 4600 North Illinois, branch established on 1988/11/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $190.9 mil, Deposits: $161.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Community First Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Illinois average:

12.4

Fairview Heights travel time to work - commute Fairview Heights mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Fairview Heights city (based on St. Clair County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant46,903169
Catholic46,37228
Mainline Protestant24,65553
Black Protestant10,29041
Other5,88016
Orthodox2,1002
None133,856-
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: 47
St. Clair County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
St. Clair County:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 93
St. Clair County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 155
Here:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

28.4%
Illinois:

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

8.2%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fairview Heights:

51.2%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fairview Heights:

48.7%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fairview Heights:

20.5%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fairview Heights:

10.5%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fairview Heights:

35.1%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Fairview Heights:

57.2%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairview Heights:

78.9%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairview Heights, 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 3$13,660$54,6400$0
Other Government Administration 8$36,342$54,51313$11,399
Police Protection - Officers 49$158,300$38,7673$4,904
Police - Other 9$35,718$47,6240$0
Streets and Highways 13$36,958$34,1150$0
Parks and Recreation 10$26,944$32,3334$328
Housing and Community Development(Local) 7$19,016$32,5992$5,338
Local Libraries 3$12,494$49,9769$11,240
Other and Unallocable 10$34,904$41,8850$0
Totals for Government 112$374,336$40,10731$33,209

Fairview Heights government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,097,000 ($64.91)
    Police Protection: $707,000 ($41.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $419,000 ($24.79)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,400,000 ($260.34)
    Police Protection: $3,920,000 ($231.94)
    Central Staff Services: $1,674,000 ($99.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $921,000 ($54.49)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $898,000 ($53.13)
    Health Services - Other: $890,000 ($52.66)
    General Public Buildings: $451,000 ($26.68)
    General - Other: $413,000 ($24.44)
    Libraries: $371,000 ($21.95)
    Financial Administration: $211,000 ($12.48)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $196,000 ($11.60)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $3,348,000 ($198.09)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $547,000 ($32.36)
    Benefit Payments: $351,000 ($20.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,002,000 ($59.29)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $612,000 ($36.21)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $361,000 ($21.36)
    Police Protection: $310,000 ($18.34)
    Regular Highways: $269,000 ($15.92)
    Central Staff: $68,000 ($4.02)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($0.36)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,381,000 ($318.38)

Fairview Heights government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $72,000 ($4.26)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($0.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $0 ($0.00)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $391,000 ($23.13)
    Interest Revenue: $280,000 ($16.57)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $133,000 ($7.87)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $49,000 ($2.90)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $817,000 ($48.34)
    Interest Earnings: $405,000 ($23.96)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $9,105,000 ($538.73)
    Highways: $541,000 ($32.01)
    All Other: $285,000 ($16.86)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $2,693,000 ($159.34)
    NEC: $543,000 ($32.13)
    Public Utilities: $203,000 ($12.01)

Fairview Heights government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $15,090,000 ($892.85)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $14,780,000 ($874.50)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $310,000 ($18.34)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $7,063,000 ($417.90)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $6,624,000 ($391.93)
    Total Other Securities: $68,000 ($4.02)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,401,000 ($378.73)

5.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,558 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,349 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.21%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madison County, IL  0.82% ($31,914 average AGI)
from St. Louis County, MO  0.34% ($34,621)
from St. Louis city, MO  0.28% ($34,459)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,518 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,884 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.20%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, IL  0.94% ($35,916 average AGI)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.49% ($38,513)
to St. Louis city, MO  0.40% ($32,925)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairview Heights:

  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WEW (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WRTH (1430 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW HORIZON 7TH-DAY CHRISTIAN CHURCH, INC.)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KSTL (690 AM; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairview Heights:

  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, S. ILLINOIS UNIV.)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; CRESTWOOD, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSM (106.5 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KMJM-FM (104.9 FM; COLUMBIA, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFTK-FM1 (97.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVRV (101.1 FM; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KPNT (105.7 FM; ST. GENEVIEVE, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KDHX (88.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: DOUBLE HELIX CORPORATION)
  • WMLL (104.1 FM; JERSEYVILLE, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCBW-FM (89.7 FM; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fairview Heights:

  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • K64DT (Channel 64; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KETC (Channel 9; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS REGIONAL & EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV COMMISSION)
  • K49FC (Channel 49; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KPTN-LP (Channel 58; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KURT J. PETERSEN)
  • K18BT (Channel 18; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K65FN (Channel 65; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WPXS (Channel 13; MT. VERNON, IL; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • WRBU (Channel 46; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNLC (Channel 24; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K38HD (Channel 38; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K62EG (Channel 62; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ETERNAL FAMILY NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Fairview Heights fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 70m230ftTotal length
  • 388,425Total average daily traffic
  • 34,067Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 11960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 42000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fairview Heights, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fairview Heights)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Fairview Heights, IL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, 100 Ludwig Dr (Lat: 38.600361 Lon: -89.990444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 47.5 m, Call Sign: WMQ576
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2014, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

5
  • On Highway 50, 1 Mile East Of Highway 161 (Lat: 38.592528 Lon: -90.034250), Call Sign: KNKJ235
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.575 MHzGrant Date: 08/03/1998, Expiration Date: 06/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2004, Certifier: William BuxbaumRegistrant: Network Services, LLC Debtor-In-Possession, 525 South Douglas Street, El Segundo, CA 90245, Phone: (310) 615-6523, Fax: (310) 615-6581, Email:
  • Us 50, 1 Mi. E. Of Sh 161 (Lat: 38.592528 Lon: -90.034250), Overall height: 147.8 m, Call Sign: KNKL889
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHzGrant Date: 05/18/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2005Registrant: Lewis H. Goldman, P.C., 1850 M Street, Nw Suite 1080, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 659-5353
  • 9519 Lincoln Trails (Lat: 38.592528 Lon: -90.034250), Structure height: 148 m, Call Sign: KNKO932
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.262 MHzExpiration Date: 01/26/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/10/2004, Certifier: Paul H KuziaRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 100 Ludwig Drive (Lat: 38.600889 Lon: -89.991500), Type: Nntann, Structure height: 41.5 m, Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: KTS202
    Assigned Frequencies: 459.225 MHz, 459.225 MHzGrant Date: 08/04/2009, Expiration Date: 07/29/2019, Certifier: J. Roy PottleRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • Hwy 50, One Mile West Of (Lat: 38.592528 Lon: -90.034250), Call Sign: KWU229
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHzGrant Date: 06/03/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Certifier: Glenn E RauhRegistrant: Hill & Welch, 1330 New Hampshire Ave., Nw #113, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 775-0070, Fax: (202) 775-9026, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 10271 Lincoln Trail (Lat: 38.597278 Lon: -90.010944), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WHG607
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.350 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 03/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2011Registrant: Metro East Limousine Service, 10271 Lincoln Trail, Fairview Heights, IL 62208

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

73 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fairview Heights)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: SWEENEY K/LEMLEY J ZENITH 701 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 2601T , Serial Number: 001
    Registrant (Corporation): Vulcan Aircraft Engines LLC, 315 Carbon St, Fairview Heights, IL 62208
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1B6D (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 52643 , Serial Number: 177RG1225, Airworthiness Date: 06/08/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Nielson Aircraft Leasing LLC, 6 Feher Ln, Fairview Heights, IL 62208
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9632A , Serial Number: 15353, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 11/13/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Steven M Taylor, 207 Brittany Dr, Fairview Heights, IL 62208

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED83$132,53754$97,333313$131,94121$43,50232$76,5862$57,465
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$88,4238$126,53631$113,9244$40,9202$71,1851$21,700
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$111,1039$115,470101$125,98720$31,6524$81,1303$37,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN12$120,2426$138,04586$134,3766$86,5684$98,3031$32,730
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$59,6501$178,15014$147,6361$105,2300$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5024.04 , 5034.02, 5034.05, 5034.11, 5034.12

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$134,8406$122,782
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$03$217,817
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$207,0501$95,150
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5024.04 , 5034.02, 5034.05, 5034.11, 5034.12

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 88
  • Hazardous Condition: 157
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Fairview Heights

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fairview Heights, IL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Fairview Heights, Illinois:

  • Hampton Inn Fairview Heights, 150 Ludwig Dr, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208 , Phone: (618) 397-9705, Fax: (618) 398-7124
  • Best Western Camelot Inn, 311 Salem PL, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208 , Phone: (618) 624-3636
  • Drury Inn Fairview Heights, 12 Ludwig Dr, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208 , Phone: (618) 398-8530, Fax: (618) 398-8530
  • Ramada, 6900 N Illinois St, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208 , Phone: (618) 632-4747, Fax: (618) 632-9428
  • Trailway Motel, 10039 Lincoln Trl, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208 , Phone: (618) 397-5757, Fax: (618) 688-1008
  • Fairfield Inn Fairview Heights, 140 Ludwig Dr, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208 , Phone: (618) 398-7124
  • Sheraton Four Points, 319 Fountains Pkwy, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208 , Phone: (618) 622-9500, Fax: (618) 622-9548
  • Comfort Suites, 137 Ludwig Dr, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208 , Phone: (618) 394-0202, Fax: (618) 394-0328
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Fairview Heights, Illinois
Most common first names in Fairview Heights, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary10780.7 years
John10671.6 years
William9074.7 years
Robert7969.9 years
James6872.2 years
Joseph6775.1 years
Charles6171.5 years
Helen4977.0 years
Frank4475.4 years
Dorothy4175.3 years
Most common last names in Fairview Heights, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3377.8 years
Williams3275.4 years
Jones2674.0 years
Miller2278.4 years
Johnson2179.7 years
Brown2077.9 years
Harris1677.2 years
Thompson1378.6 years
Wright1377.7 years
Thomas1376.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Fairview Heights, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDO1Justice2
AT&T3Kmart1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kohl's1
Abercrombie Kids1Lane Bryant1
Aeropostale1LensCrafters2
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ann Taylor1Long John Silver's1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's1Macy's1
Bakers1Marriott1
Banana Republic1Marshalls1
Barnes & Noble1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Bath & Body Works1Maurices1
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's1
Best Western1Men's Wearhouse2
Budget Car Rental1Motherhood Maternity3
Burlington Coat Factory1New Balance3
Casual Male XL1Nike13
Catherines1Office Depot1
Charlotte Russe1Old Navy1
Chick-Fil-A1Olive Garden1
Chico's1Pac Sun1
Chipotle1Panera Bread1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless1
Circle K3Penske1
Coldwater Creek1Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Suites1Pizza Hut1
Cricket Wireless3Plato's Closet1
Curves1Popeyes1
Dairy Queen1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Deb1Quiznos2
Decora Cabinetry2Ramada1
Domino's Pizza1Red Lobster1
DressBarn1Red Robin1
Dressbarn1Ruby Tuesday1
Express1Rue211
Famous Footwear1SAS Shoes1
FedEx4Sephora1
Finish Line1Shoe Carnival1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel2
Forever 212Starbucks2
Fredericks Of Hollywood1Steak 'n Shake1
GNC1Subway2
GameStop2Super 81
Gymboree1T-Mobile4
H&R Block2T.G.I. Driday's1
Hilton1T.J.Maxx1
Hobby Lobby1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1Talbots1
HomeTown Buffet1Target1
Hot Topic1Toys"R"Us2
Houlihan's1U.S. Cellular2
J. Jill1UPS5
Jimmy John's1Value City Furniture1
JoS. A. Bank1Verizon Wireless1
Jones New York2Victoria's Secret1
Journeys1Walgreens1

Fairview Heights compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 26 pilots and 54 other airmen in this city.
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