Farmington, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 2,280 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.3%
 
Males: 1,153  (50.6%)
Females: 1,127  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

39.7 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61531.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,830 (it was $35,893 in 2000)
Farmington:

$54,830
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,533 (it was $19,336 in 2000)

Farmington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $104,225 (it was $63,700 in 2000)
Farmington:

$104,225
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $119,591; detached houses: $118,772; townhouses or other attached units: $193,720; in 2-unit structures: $263,621; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $74,052; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $324,621; mobile homes: $37,593

Median gross rent in 2017: $744.

March 2019 cost of living index in Farmington: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.2%
(13.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 70.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Farmington, IL (2010)
    • 2,37997.2%White alone
    • 220.9%Two or more races
    • 210.9%Hispanic
    • 90.4%Black alone
    • 90.4%American Indian alone
    • 60.2%Asian alone
    • 20.08%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Farmington, Illinois as of September 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Farmington is 500 to 1.


Crime rates in Farmington 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)
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)
3
(119.5)
1
(39.8)
2
(80.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.0)
1
(41.6)
1
(42.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.9)
2
(82.2)
2
(83.9)
2
(81.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.6)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(199.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.3)
2
(81.8)
6
(246.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
11
(450.6)
7
(291.1)
1
(42.3)
3
(128.5)
3
(130.2)
5
(218.1)
5
(221.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(438.2)
5
(198.9)
19
(765.2)
9
(368.2)
5
(205.5)
5
(209.6)
9
(366.6)
23
(942.2)
9
(374.2)
21
(889.1)
9
(385.6)
19
(824.3)
7
(305.3)
6
(265.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(876.5)
23
(914.9)
43
(1,732)
26
(1,064)
21
(863.1)
27
(1,132)
23
(936.9)
36
(1,475)
59
(2,453)
34
(1,439)
52
(2,228)
44
(1,909)
36
(1,570)
21
(930.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(199.2)
3
(119.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(83.9)
1
(40.7)
1
(41.0)
3
(124.7)
2
(84.7)
2
(85.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.8)
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)
2
(86.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)217.191.9195.397.0122.9125.490.8251.1225.8181.6148.7160.1140.9135.6

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City-data.com crime index in Farmington, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: American (26.8%), German (12.9%), English (10.4%), Italian (9.9%), European (5.0%), Irish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/17/1887

Elevation: 752 feet

Land area: 1.24 square miles.

Population density: 1,837 people per square mile   (low).

Farmington, Illinois map

21 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,517 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,059 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (20.7 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (143.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (144.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Norris, IL (2.3 miles),
Yates City, IL (2.3 miles ),
Elmwood, IL (2.4 miles ),
Fairview, IL (3.1 miles ),
Canton, IL (3.1 miles ),
Maquon, IL (3.3 miles ),
Hanna City, IL (3.3 miles ),
Brimfield, IL (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 40.70 N, Longitude: 90.00 W

Area code: 309

Distribution of median household income in Farmington, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Farmington, IL in 2017
Farmington satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $57,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $189,500
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $288,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Farmington, IL residents
Average permit cost in Farmington, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.4%
Illinois:

4.5%
Historical population in Farmington, IL
Historical housing units in Farmington, IL
Most common industries in Farmington, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.1%)
  • Machinery (6.7%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (10.6%)
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.0%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Personal & laundry services (6.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Farmington, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.7%)
  • Registered nurses (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.4%)

Average climate in Farmington, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Farmington, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.8. This is about average.

City:

74.8
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 0.927. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.927
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.57
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0102. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0102
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Farmington-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/29/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Farmington city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 tornado 20.2 miles away from the city center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Farmington-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 192.1 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 171.9 miles away from Farmington 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 222.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 192.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 177.7 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) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from Farmington 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 Fulton County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Farmington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Farmington:

  • SPOON RIVER HOME HLTH SERVICES (332 EAST FORT STREET)
  • FARMINGTON COUNTRY MANOR (701 SOUTH MAIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Farmington:

  • EMERALD ESTATES (Hospital, about 10 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • RENAISSANCE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • HEARTLAND OF CANTON (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • GRAHAM HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • SUNSET REHABILITATION AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • FMC - OF SPOON RIVER (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; CANTON, IL)
  • GRAHAM HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; CANTON, IL)

Amtrak station near Farmington:

  • 17 miles: PEORIA AIRPORT (6100 W. EVERETT M. DIRKSEN PKY.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Farmington:

  • Bradley University (about 21 miles; Peoria, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,152)
  • Illinois Central College (about 26 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Western Illinois University (about 40 miles; Macomb, IL; FT enrollment: 10,755)
  • Heartland Community College (about 54 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 55 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 56 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Black Hawk College (about 59 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)

Public high school in Farmington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Farmington:

See full list of schools located in Farmington

Library in Farmington:

  • FARMINGTON AREA LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $280,537; Location: 266 EAST FORT STREET; 25,850 books; 885 e-books; 953 audio materials; 1,399 video materials; 15 state licensed databases; 55 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Farmington: Rescue 1100 Farmington Community Fire Protection District (A), Farmington Public Library (B), Farmington City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Farmington include: First Baptist Church (A), First Methodist Episcopal Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), Saint Matthews Catholic Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Birthplace of: Lewis Lord Russell - Film and theatre actor.

Fulton 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 Farmington and their reported violations in the past:

SCAPECCHIS (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2010)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.5%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.0%
Whole state:

6.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

88 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Farmington (2011 data):

  • Morton Community Bank: Farmington Branch at 147 East Fort Street, branch established on 2008/06/02. Info updated 2010/12/15: Bank assets: $2,667.0 mil, Deposits: $2,086.4 mil, headquarters in Morton, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Community Bancorp, Inc. Esop And Trust
  • Bank of Farmington: Bank Of Farmington at 16 North Main Street, branch established on 1903/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $112.8 mil, Deposits: $97.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Farmington Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Farmington:

Marital status in Farmington, IL
  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

For population 25 years and over in Farmington:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Illinois average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Farmington
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Farmington, IL (based on Fulton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,58239
Evangelical Protestant4,57137
Catholic1,2174
Other3224
None23,377-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Fulton County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Here:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

9.24 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Fulton County:

9.6%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fulton County:

27.1%
Illinois:

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

10.3%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.9%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.3%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Farmington:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Farmington:

18.5%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Farmington:

9.9%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Farmington:

34.2%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.5%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.0%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Farmington, 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
Police Protection - Officers 4$9,872$29,6164$2,628
Other Government Administration 3$8,002$32,0086$834
Streets and Highways 2$4,400$26,4000$0
Water Supply 1$3,668$44,0160$0
Sewerage 1$2,692$32,3040$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$160
Totals for Government 11$28,634$31,23711$3,622

Farmington government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $357,000 ($156.58)
    Financial Administration: $314,000 ($137.72)
    Police Protection: $302,000 ($132.46)
    Regular Highways: $284,000 ($124.56)
    Sewerage: $182,000 ($79.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $171,000 ($75.00)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $29,000 ($12.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($6.14)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($0.88)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $112,000 ($49.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $92,000 ($40.35)
    Financial Administration: $25,000 ($10.96)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $491,000 ($215.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $139,000 ($60.96)

Farmington government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $434,000 ($190.35)
    Other: $313,000 ($137.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $173,000 ($75.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $105,000 ($46.05)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($7.46)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($2.19)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $295,000 ($129.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $582,000 ($255.26)
    Highways: $61,000 ($26.75)
  • Tax - Property: $313,000 ($137.28)
    Public Utilities Sales: $65,000 ($28.51)
    Other License: $34,000 ($14.91)

Farmington government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,596,000 ($2015.79)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,507,000 ($1976.75)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $89,000 ($39.04)

Farmington government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,038,000 ($455.26)

4.23% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,388 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.23%
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 Peoria County, IL  0.75% ($33,792 average AGI)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.53% ($25,620)
from McDonough County, IL  0.48% ($25,438)


4.65% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,158 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
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 Peoria County, IL  1.11% ($41,362 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.50% ($39,309)
to McDonough County, IL  0.42% ($34,714)
Businesses in Farmington, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Subway1
McDonald's1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Farmington:

  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5 kW; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Farmington:

  • WWCT (96.5 FM; FARMINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WPPY (101.1 FM; GLASFORD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WZPW (92.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: B&G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBYS-FM (107.9 FM; CANTON, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIXO (99.9 FM; BARTONVILLE, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WFYR (97.3 FM; ELMWOOD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WAAG (94.9 FM; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: GALESBURG BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSWT (106.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKAY (105.3 FM; KNOXVILLE, IL; Owner: GALESBURG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLSR (92.7 FM; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: GALESBURG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W278AE (103.5 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXCL (104.9 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Farmington:

  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS VALLEY PUB TELECOMM CORP)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • WEEK-TV (Channel 25; PEORIA, IL; Owner: WEEK-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; PEORIA, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; PEORIA, IL; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • W50BY (Channel 50; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Farmington fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Farmington fatal accident list:

Aug 19, 1995 10:22 AM, E Fort St, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Jun 25, 1990 05:53 PM, 9, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 15, 1984 04:00 PM, 116, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.2mTotal length
  • 4,525Total average daily traffic
  • 356Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,963Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Farmington)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • State Aid Rt 18 3 Mi N Of Ill 116 (Lat: 40.711139 Lon: -90.034833), Structure height: 85 m, Call Sign: KNBJ630,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0600 MHz, 47.1800 MHz, 47.3000 MHz, 47.3800 MHz, Grant Date: 10/09/1998, Expiration Date: 10/07/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2003, Registrant: State Of Illinois, Department Of Transportation, 2300 South Dirksen Parkway, Room 009, Springfield, IL 62764, Phone: (217) 782-7234, Fax: (217) 782-1927, Email:
  • State Aid Rt 18 3 Mi N Il 116 (Lat: 40.711139 Lon: -90.034833), Call Sign: WNBU795,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.280 MHz, 151.445 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2014, Expiration Date: 02/05/2025, Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 300 Annex, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Email:
  • 212 N Lightfoot Rd (Lat: 40.694472 Lon: -89.987139), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.9 m, Call Sign: WPQH620,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.075 MHz, Grant Date: 04/29/2015, Expiration Date: 07/19/2025, Certifier: Ken Hupp, Registrant: Supreme Radio Communications, Inc., 4017 N Prospect Rd, Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (309) 682-0831, Email:
  • BASE, 21953 E County 24 (Lat: 40.685861 Lon: -90.025806), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQRU375,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.040 MHz, Grant Date: 07/29/2013, Expiration Date: 07/29/2023, Certifier: Paul Balagna, Registrant: Ragan Communications, Inc., 2 Ragan Court, Washington, IL 61571-1051, Phone: (309) 745-9386, Fax: (309) 745-3215, Email:
  • Lat: 40.647417 Lon: -90.030167, Call Sign: WQRY961,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.662 MHz, 466.662 MHz, 468.862 MHz, 468.862 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2013, Expiration Date: 08/16/2023, Certifier: Robert A Delost, Registrant: United Radio Service Inc, 4411 Pfeiffer Rd, Bartonville, IL 61607, Phone: (309) 676-8741, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Farmington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 738HH , Serial Number: 17269986, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 12/12/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas H Herbst, Po Box 237, Farmington, IL 61531
  • Aircraft: GLOBE GC-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C125 SERIES (125 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 77752 , Serial Number: 3524, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 09/25/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 12/13/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Ruben Gayon, 339 E Vine St, Farmington, IL 61531
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7967Z , Serial Number: 15060067, Year manufactured: 1963, Certificate Issue Date: 10/26/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Steven C Breckenridge, 18744 E Newcomb Rd, Farmington, IL 61531

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 13. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 42 took place in 2014, and the least - 1 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Farmington, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (59.2%), and Outside Fires (24.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Farmington, IL
    • 12659.2%Structure Fires
    • 5324.9%Outside Fires
    • 198.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 157.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Farmington, IL
Most common first names in Farmington, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4077.6 years
Mary3881.2 years
William2976.9 years
Robert2871.4 years
James2776.0 years
Charles2277.0 years
Margaret1981.6 years
George1781.8 years
Walter1577.2 years
Joseph1581.5 years
Most common last names in Farmington, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Welker1872.0 years
Anderson1881.6 years
Wilson1768.7 years
Davis1376.5 years
Johnson1276.3 years
Morse1279.5 years
Smith1275.4 years
Hedden1179.5 years
Long1076.8 years
Thomas1072.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Farmington, IL
  • 87.0%Utility gas
  • 11.9%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Farmington, IL
  • 58.7%Utility gas
  • 41.3%Electricity


Farmington compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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