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Population in July 2007: 3,336.
Males: 1,518  (45.5%)
Females: 1,818  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  41.9 years
Illinois median age:  34.7 years

Zip codes: 60936.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,728 (it was $33,638 in 2000)
Gibson:

$42,728
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,701 (it was $18,926 in 2000)

Gibson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,963 (it was $68,300 in 2000)
Gibson:

$79,963
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $102,521; Detached houses: $106,365; Townhouses or other attached units: $46,762; Mobile homes: $20,601
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  • Races in Gibson, IL (2000)

    Gibson races chart
    • 3,29297.6%White alone
    • 220.7%Hispanic
    • 200.6%Black alone
    • 210.6%Two or more races
    • 180.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gibson: 88.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.0%), Irish (11.9%), English (11.0%), United States (9.4%), Scottish (3.1%), Norwegian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/06/1894

Elevation: 752 feet

Land area: 2.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,586 people per square mile   (low).

Gibson,IL real estate house value index trend

Gibson, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Gibson:

  • High school or higher: 80.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gibson city:

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

10 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Gibson city:  1.8% ($1,220)
Illinois:  1.8% ($2,285)
Gibson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (25.1 miles , pop. 67,518).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (101.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Gibson City, IL (0.3 miles ), Elliott, IL (2.3 miles ), Foosland, IL (2.8 miles) , Saybrook, IL (2.9 miles ), Sibley, IL (2.9 miles ), Melvin, IL (3.1 miles ), Fisher, IL (3.2 miles ), Anchor, IL (3.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $63,700
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $77,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $104,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $89,300
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $89,900
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $87,100
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $133,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.47 N, Longitude: 88.37 W

Area code: 217


Crime rates in Gibson by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0001000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.030.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.029.50.0
Rapes 33601000022N/A0
per 100,000 88.990.2182.70.030.50.00.00.00.058.559.1N/A0.0
Robberies 00020000710001
per 100,000 0.00.00.060.50.00.00.00.0217.3292.70.00.029.9
Assaults 44756471100324
per 100,000 118.6120.3213.2151.1182.9120.8211.2334.70.00.088.759.0119.7
Burglaries 21211219192215132120121431
per 100,000 622.6631.6365.4574.4579.1664.5452.6395.5652.0585.3354.7413.2927.6
Thefts 50503632548854573922282725
per 100,000 1,482.41,503.81,096.2967.41,645.82,657.81,629.51,734.11,210.8643.8827.7796.9748.1
Auto thefts 1150122021000
per 100,000 29.630.1152.30.030.560.460.40.062.129.30.00.00.0
Arson 0020001000000
per 100,000 0.00.060.90.00.00.030.20.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 208.3211.3281.5195.4176.7189.3149.8170.7170.9212.0128.0186.2133.0

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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 Gibson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Food (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Machinery (5%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Social assistance (7%)
  • Food (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Child care workers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Gibson, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gibson-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.1 miles away from the Gibson city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.4 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gibson-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 141.7 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 116.7 miles away from Gibson 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 174.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 140.5 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 130.5 miles away from Gibson 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 74.0 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 Ford County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gibson topographic map

Birthplace of: Gerald Welch - Writer, Larry Pratt (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Gibson:

  • GIBSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 1120 N MELVIN STREET)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-GIBSON CITY (620 EAST FIRST STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Gibson:

  • ASTA CARE CENTER OF COLFAX (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; COLFAX, IL)
  • PAXTON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; PAXTON, IL)
  • HEARTLAND OF PAXTON (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PAXTON, IL)
  • ILLINOIS KNIGHTS TEMPLAR HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PAXTON, IL)
  • ASTA CARE CENTER - FORD COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PAXTON, IL)

Amtrak station near Gibson:

  • 16 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gibson:

  • Parkland College (about 24 miles; Champaign, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,326)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 26 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 33 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois State University (about 33 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 34 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Danville Area Community College (about 48 miles; Danville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,229)
  • Richland Community College (about 49 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)

Library in Gibson:

  • MOYER DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $259,040; Location: 307 NORTH SANGAMON AVENUE; 34,788 books; 1,388 audio materials; 1,748 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 54 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Gibson Illinois actually called Gibson City, Illinois

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Notable locations in Gibson: Gibson City City Hall (A), Moyer Library (B), Gibson City Fire Protection District (C), Gibson City Power Plant (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gibson include: Church of Christ (A), First Baptist Church (B), Gibson City Pentecostal Church (C), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (D), Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church (E), Prairie Baptist Church (F), Bible Church (G), First Christian Church (H), First Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Drummer Township Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Gibson include: LaFevre Park (1), McMillen Baseball Park (2), North City Park (3), South City Park (4), Lowery Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Ford 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 24.9 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 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.92
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.2%
Whole state:  68.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.0%
Whole state:  4.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This city:

9.4%
Whole state:

10.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This city:

3.4%
Whole state:

5.1%
91 people in nursing homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Illinois average:

13.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gibson city (based on Ford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,66618
Evangelical Protestant2,23914
Catholic1,7715
Other4-
None6,401-
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: 4
Ford County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Ford County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Ford County:

5.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

11.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Ford County:

27.0%
Illinois:

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

11.9%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 27$2,555
Police Protection - Officers 6$15,452$30,9040$0
Police - Other 6$11,156$22,3121$1,242
Streets and Highways 4$9,268$27,8040$0
Sewerage 2$5,358$32,1480$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$1,021
Water Supply 3$9,744$38,9760$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$1,880
Financial Administration 2$4,587$27,5220$0
Totals for Government 23$55,565$28,99032$6,697

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $134,000 ($40.17)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $554,000 ($166.07)
    Police Protection: $528,000 ($158.27)
    Regular Highways: $481,000 ($144.18)
    Water Utilities: $237,000 ($71.04)
    Sewerage: $210,000 ($62.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $146,000 ($43.76)
    Central Staff Services: $144,000 ($43.17)
    Financial Administration: $135,000 ($40.47)
    General Public Buildings: $36,000 ($10.79)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($11.69)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $3,000 ($0.90)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $61,000 ($18.29)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $858,000 ($257.19)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $220,000 ($65.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $109,000 ($32.67)
    Interest Earnings: $93,000 ($27.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $351,000 ($105.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $825,000 ($247.30)
    Highways: $94,000 ($28.18)
  • Tax - Property: $476,000 ($142.69)
    Public Utilities: $154,000 ($46.16)
    NEC: $34,000 ($10.19)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $646,000 ($193.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $605,000 ($181.35)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $41,000 ($12.29)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,240,000 ($671.46)

6.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,889 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Champaign County, IL  1.75% ($28,582 average AGI)
from Iroquois County, IL  0.59% ($35,303)
from Livingston County, IL  0.43% ($34,875)


6.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,241 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Champaign County, IL  1.73% ($28,443 average AGI)
to Iroquois County, IL  0.71% ($31,025)
to McLean County, IL  0.55% ($32,613)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gibson:

  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJCI (1460 AM; 1 kW; RANTOUL, IL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gibson:

  • WGCY (106.3 FM; GIBSON CITY, IL; Owner: F & G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WPXN (104.9 FM; PAXTON, IL; Owner: PAXTON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WLRW (94.5 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WEVX (95.3 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WEFT (90.1 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WEFT/PRAIRIE AIR, INC.)
  • WBGL (91.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE,INC)
  • WPCD (88.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: PARKLAND COLLEGE)
  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; LEXINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Gibson:

  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • 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)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • W07DD (Channel 7; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W58DA (Channel 58; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCCU (Channel 27; URBANA, IL; Owner: URBANA-CHAMPAIGN BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 3,400Total average daily traffic
  • 680Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,107Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Gibson, IL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: DESTINY DESTINY 2000XLT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 108DK , Serial Number: 2C0367, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 01/30/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Dan E Kearfott, 114 North Lakeview Dr, Gibson City, IL 60936
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 42714 , Serial Number: 18259157, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 06/28/1968
    Registrant (Individual): James R Meyer, 927 N State St, Gibson City, IL 60936
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER COMPANY R44 II (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-AE1A5 (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 434AJ , Serial Number: 12298, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/2008
    Registrant (Corporation): Sw Arends Farms LLC, Po Box 469, Gibson City, IL 60936
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA 46-350P (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 447SC , Serial Number: 4622074, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 09/06/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory J Md Delost, Doctors Park 3 North, Gibson City, IL 60936
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL 690B (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 192 mph), Engine: AIRESEARCH TPE331-5&6SER (776 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 555MT , Serial Number: 11418, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Sw Arends Farms LLC, Po Box 469, Gibson City, IL 60936
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5973E , Serial Number: 17473, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 06/25/1959
    Registrant (Corporation): Rbm Enterprise LLC, 224 W 18th St, Gibson City, IL 60936
  • Aircraft: JABIRU USA SPORT AIRCRAFT LLC J230-SP (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: JABIRU 3300 (120 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 726J , Serial Number: 677, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/2010
    Registrant (Individual): James R Meyer, 927 N State St, Gibson City, IL 60936

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Gibson compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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