Fisher, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 1,960 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.0%
 
Males: 987  (50.4%)
Females: 973  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  38.2 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61843.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,264 (it was $41,891 in 2000)
Fisher:

$49,264
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,688 (it was $18,262 in 2000)

Fisher village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $129,959 (it was $77,400 in 2000)
Fisher:

$129,959
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $159,114; Detached houses: $170,185; Townhouses or other attached units: $131,094; In 2-unit structures: $145,351; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $81,256; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $96,668; Mobile homes: $22,112

Median gross rent in 2013: $636.

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  • Races in Fisher, IL (2010)

    Fisher races chart
    • 1,82697.1%White alone
    • 341.8%Hispanic
    • 100.5%Two or more races
    • 80.4%Asian alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fisher: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.0%), United States (19.2%), English (9.7%), Irish (7.6%), Dutch (3.3%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/24/1894

Elevation: 717 feet

Land area: 0.99 square miles.

Population density: 1,976 people per square mile   (low).

Fisher,IL real estate house value index trend

Fisher, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Fisher:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fisher village:

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

12 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Fisher, Illinois as of December 08, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Fisher to the number of sex offenders is 957 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,997 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,442 (2.0%)

Fisher satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (14.8 miles , pop. 67,518).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (111.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Foosland, IL (2.3 miles) , Lake of the Woods, IL (2.8 miles ), Mahomet, IL (3.0 miles ), Bellflower, IL (3.1 miles ), Thomasboro, IL (3.1 miles ), Rantoul, IL (3.2 miles ), Gibson City, IL (3.2 miles ), Gibson, IL (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $126,800
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2005: 33 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $161,100
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $167,300
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $194,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.32 N, Longitude: 88.35 W

Area code: 217

Fisher household income distribution Fisher home values distribution

Crime rates in Fisher by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013 2014
Murders 000000100N/A00
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.057.00.00.0N/A0.00.0
Rapes 110232210N/AN/A0
per 100,000 60.760.40.0121.7181.4117.7114.157.00.0N/AN/A0.0
Robberies 110000001N/A00
per 100,000 60.760.40.00.00.00.00.00.056.9N/A0.00.0
Assaults 121214912134110N/A34
per 100,000 728.6724.6837.3547.4725.5765.2228.2626.80.0N/A155.9203.5
Burglaries 224011865N/A713
per 100,000 121.4120.8239.20.060.558.9456.4341.9284.6N/A363.8661.2
Thefts 1313219281514158N/A1721
per 100,000 789.3785.01,256.0547.41,692.9882.9798.6854.7455.3N/A883.61,068.2
Auto thefts 00000122N/A000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.058.9114.1114.0N/A0.00.00.0
Arson 000110000N/A10
per 100,000 0.00.00.060.860.50.00.00.00.0N/A52.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.0) 262.9261.5244.0238.1377.0303.3337.3247.966.953.595.8135.0

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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 Fisher detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.02
Illinois average:

3.28
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +86 (+5.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Fisher, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fisher-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Fisher village center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.2 miles away from the village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fisher-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 131.3 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 106.3 miles away from Fisher 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 163.9 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 130.0 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 120.0 miles away from Fisher 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 227.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Champaign County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
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 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fisher topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fisher:

  • GIBSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; GIBSON CITY, IL)
  • PROVENA HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; CHAMPAIGN, IL)
  • PROVENA HOSPICE, URBANA (Hospital, about 13 miles away; CHAMPAIGN, IL)
  • CHAMPAIGN CHILDRENS HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CHAMPAIGN, IL)
  • CARLE PAVILION INC (Hospital, about 15 miles away; CHAMPAIGN, IL)
  • PAVILION FOUNDATION,THE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; CHAMPAIGN, IL)
  • DAVITA - ILLINI RENAL DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; CHAMPAIGN, IL)

Amtrak stations near Fisher:

  • 11 miles: RANTOUL (RNATOUL, N. KENTUCKY ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: CHAMPAIGN-URBANA (CHAMPAIGN, 116 N. CHESTNUT ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: FARMER CITY (FRAMER CITY, BON AIR REST., 912 E. CLINTON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, full-service food facilities.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fisher:

  • Parkland College (about 14 miles; Champaign, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,326)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 16 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 36 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois State University (about 37 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 39 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Richland Community College (about 42 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Danville Area Community College (about 43 miles; Danville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,229)

Public high school in Fisher:

  • FISHER JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 211 W DIVISION ST, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Fisher:

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Notable location: Sangamon Valley Fire Protection District Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Fisher include: Fisher Church of Christ (A), Fisher United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Champaign County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 60.4. This is better than average.

City:

60.4
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 2.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.04
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.82
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.2%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  74.9%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.1%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Fisher, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Fisher (2011 data):

  • The Fisher National Bank: at 102 East Division Street, branch established on 1955/11/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $78.9 mil, Deposits: $67.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Fisher Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.6
Illinois average:

12.4

Fisher travel time to work - commute Fisher mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fisher village (based on Champaign County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant28,618111
Mainline Protestant16,65254
Catholic15,21517
Other6,44120
Black Protestant1,4517
Orthodox5952
None132,109-
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: 33
Champaign County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Champaign County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Champaign County:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 154
Here:

7.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Champaign County:

27.6%
Illinois:

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

9.5%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.1%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.1%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Fisher:

29.4
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fisher:

22.3%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fisher:

13.3%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fisher:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.9%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Fisher:

54.2%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.5%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fisher, 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 0$0 1$340
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,580
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,324$43,9443$3,458
Streets and Highways 2$5,152$30,9120$0
Sewerage 2$8,400$50,4000$0
Water Supply 2$8,400$50,4000$0
Totals for Government 8$29,276$43,91413$5,378

Fisher government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $61,000 ($31.12)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $177,000 ($90.31)
    Water Utilities: $145,000 ($73.98)
    Police Protection: $112,000 ($57.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($30.10)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($17.35)
    Financial Administration: $30,000 ($15.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($5.10)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($5.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $59,000 ($30.10)
    Central Staff: $21,000 ($10.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $208,000 ($106.12)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($3.57)

Fisher government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($30.10)
    All Other: $6,000 ($3.06)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($10.20)
    General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($5.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $199,000 ($101.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $177,000 ($90.31)
    Highways: $45,000 ($22.96)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $64,000 ($32.65)
    Property: $60,000 ($30.61)
    NEC: $8,000 ($4.08)

Fisher government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $120,000 ($61.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($51.02)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($10.20)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $495,000 ($252.55)

6.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,772 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.23%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($196 average AGI)
Champaign County:

0.06%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  0.74% ($27,410 average AGI)
from Vermilion County, IL  0.34% ($31,189)
from Douglas County, IL  0.19% ($34,770)


7.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,617 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.45%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($725 average AGI)
Champaign County:

0.20%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  0.87% ($32,640 average AGI)
to Vermilion County, IL  0.29% ($28,860)
to McLean County, IL  0.21% ($35,276)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fisher:

  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WJCI (1460 AM; 1 kW; RANTOUL, IL)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WDWS (1400 AM; 1 kW; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: D.W.S., INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fisher:

  • WGNN (102.5 FM; FISHER, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC)
  • WGKC (105.9 FM; MAHOMET, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WQQB (96.1 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • WEFT (90.1 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WEFT/PRAIRIE AIR, INC.)
  • WLRW (94.5 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WEVX (95.3 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WBGL (91.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE,INC)
  • WPCD (88.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: PARKLAND COLLEGE)
  • WHMS-FM (97.5 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: D.W.S., INC.)
  • WKIO (92.5 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WPXN (104.9 FM; PAXTON, IL; Owner: PAXTON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGCY (106.3 FM; GIBSON CITY, IL; Owner: F & G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIXY (100.3 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WPGU (107.1 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: ILLINI MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WGNJ (89.3 FM; ST. JOSEPH, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Fisher:

  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W07DD (Channel 7; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • W58DA (Channel 58; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • W32CM (Channel 32; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBXC-CA (Channel 46; CHAMPAIGN/URBANA, IL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WCCU (Channel 27; URBANA, IL; Owner: URBANA-CHAMPAIGN BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $475,000Total costs
  • 6,850Total average daily traffic
  • 548Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,586Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fisher)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Rt 136 4 Mi W (Lat: 40.311139 Lon: -88.428944), Call Sign: KRC464
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.885 MHzGrant Date: 02/13/2002, Expiration Date: 11/25/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 232 4401 A Connecticut Ave Nw, Washington, DC 20008-2322, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 515-2544
  • E Bend Sub Sta No 167 2 Mi Ne (Lat: 40.339194 Lon: -88.326444), Call Sign: KNFV541
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHzGrant Date: 06/09/2012, Expiration Date: 08/05/2022Registrant: Prairie Power, Inc, Jacksonville, IL 62651, Phone: (217) 245-6161, Fax: (217) 245-1705, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, 2 Mi Se Of Foosland (Lat: 40.339194 Lon: -88.405056), Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WNTP551
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.050 MHz, 956.050 MHzGrant Date: 08/09/2002, Expiration Date: 09/22/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2012Registrant: Phone: (217) 379-2131
  • FISHER,IL, 2 Mi Se Of Foosland (Lat: 40.339167 Lon: -88.405000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WPNC386
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.375 MHz, 947.625 MHzGrant Date: 05/01/1997, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020Registrant: Phone: (217) 586-6311
  • FISHER, 103 North 1st Street (Lat: 40.317917 Lon: -88.347361), Type: Silo, Structure height: 35.1 m, Call Sign: WQOF243
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/07/2011, Expiration Date: 09/07/2021, Certifier: Scott PerichRegistrant: Skybeam Acquisition Corporation, 400 Inverness Parkway, Englewood, CO 80112, Phone: (970) 402-0420, Fax: (303) 330-0256, Email:
  • STATION, 4 Mi. Sw Of (Lat: 40.283083 Lon: -88.417278), Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WAQ685
    Assigned Frequencies: 6825.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/04/1993, Expiration Date: 02/04/1998Registrant: Phone: (215) 897-1151

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fisher)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1198X , Serial Number: 28-7505223, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 05/27/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Henry E Rappleyea, Po Box 217, Fisher, IL 61843
  • Aircraft: FLECK SPORT A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1358 , Serial Number: 1
    Registrant (Individual): Thurman Ray Fleck, Box 62, Fisher, IL 61843
  • Aircraft: BELL 206B (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: ROLLS-ROYC 250-C20 (400 HP) (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 137HS , Serial Number: 2292, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 04/16/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): Helicopter Services Of Illinois LLC, 913 Mathews Ln, Fisher, IL 61843

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$191,220
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0105.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Fisher, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1278.7 years
James978.7 years
Charles974.3 years
Robert969.9 years
Mary886.4 years
Helen778.4 years
William781.2 years
Edna686.9 years
Ruth679.8 years
George675.5 years
Most common last names in Fisher, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Heiser1186.1 years
Unzicker1082.8 years
Williams979.8 years
Zehr979.1 years
Cook870.8 years
Birkey883.3 years
Nelson778.0 years
Hinton783.3 years
Fairfield681.4 years
Cox582.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (12%)

Fisher compared to Illinois 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 below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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