For population 25 years and over in Fieldon:
For population 15 years and over in Fieldon village:
5 residents are foreign born (2.3% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $900 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Charles, MO (22.1 miles , pop. 60,321).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (36.0 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (240.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Otterville, IL (2.6 miles) , Hardin, IL (2.7 miles ), Jerseyville, IL (3.0 miles ), Kane, IL (3.1 miles ), Batchtown, IL (3.1 miles ), Grafton, IL (3.2 miles ), Brussels, IL (3.5 miles) , Eldred, IL (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.11 N, Longitude: 90.50 W
Area code: 618
Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-2.2%).
Work and jobs in Fieldon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fieldon, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fieldon-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 140% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/24/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.5 miles away from the Fieldon village center killed 3 people and injured 216 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1981, a category F4 tornado 33.4 miles away from the village center injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Fieldon-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/2/1990 at 07:01:47, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1990 at 08:20:04, a magnitude 3.5 (3.2 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.4 miles away from Fieldon center
On 8/27/1993 at 00:08:34, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.3 MD, Depth: 10.3 mi) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/29/1993 at 13:56:23, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, 3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/29/2003 at 09:02:08, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.4 miles away from Fieldon center
On 4/6/1994 at 17:38:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 95.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jersey County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 3, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Fieldon:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fieldon:
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Public elementary/middle school in Fieldon:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 3.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.37. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.2%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Fieldon compared to Illinois state average:
Banks with branches in Fieldon (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Fieldon (based on Jersey County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.19%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fieldon government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,471 average adjusted gross income)
0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($66 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.06% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,012 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Fieldon fatal accident list:
Mar 13, 1999 11:34 PM, Sr-16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.