Golden, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 638 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.4%
 
Males: 298  (46.8%)
Females: 340  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Illinois median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 62339.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $41,870 (it was $34,333 in 2000)
Golden:

$41,870
IL:

$55,137
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,892 (it was $16,518 in 2000)

Golden village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $81,988 (it was $49,400 in 2000)
Golden:

$81,988
IL:

$170,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $92,249; Detached houses: $94,220; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $86,124; Mobile homes: $50,108

Median gross rent in 2012: $519.

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  • White alone - 623 (96.7%)
  • Two or more races - 11 (1.7%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Golden: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (46.1%), English (9.0%), Irish (9.0%), United States (8.9%), Dutch (2.6%), Swedish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/26/1880

Elevation: 715 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 1,015 people per square mile   (low).

Golden,IL real estate house value index trend

Golden, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Golden:

  • High school or higher: 88.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Golden village:

  • Never married: 17.5%
  • Now married: 59.9%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.4%
Illinois:  13.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $997 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $745 (1.1%)

Golden satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (76.0 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (110.6 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (211.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: La Prairie, IL (1.7 miles) , Camp Point, IL (2.3 miles ), Clayton, IL (2.5 miles ), Bowen, IL (3.0 miles ), Augusta, IL (3.0 miles ), Coatsburg, IL (3.0 miles ), Mound Station, IL (3.2 miles) , Columbus, IL (3.3 miles) .

Latitude: 40.11 N, Longitude: 91.02 W

Area code: 217

Golden household income distribution Golden home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +64 (+11.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (50%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Food processing workers (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Customer service representatives (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Golden, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Golden-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/30/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the Golden village center .

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 42.0 miles away from the village center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Golden-area historical earthquake activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% 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 203.1 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 189.6 miles away from Golden 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 218.7 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 227.6 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 203.9 miles away from Golden center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 188.4 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 Adams County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Golden topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Golden:

  • GOLDEN GOOD SHEPHERD HOME (101 PRAIRIE MILLS ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Golden:

  • TIMBER POINT HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CAMP POINT, IL)
  • NORTH ADAMS HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MENDON, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-MOUNT STERLING (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MOUNT STERLING, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Golden:

  • Western Illinois University (about 31 miles; Macomb, IL; Full-time enrollment: 10,755)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 50 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 79 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 80 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • Truman State University (about 83 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Bradley University (about 85 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Illinois Central College (about 89 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)

Public elementary/middle school in Golden:

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Notable location: Golden Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Golden include: Holy Cross Lutheran Church (A), Immanuel Lutheran Church (B), Trinity Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Memorial Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Adams 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 2012 was 67.6. This is about average.

City:

67.6
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.40. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.40
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.25
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.3%
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.5%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported
41 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
42 people in nursing homes in 2000

Golden 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Golden (2011 data):

  • Brown County State Bank: Golden State Bank - Branch at 321 Quincy Street, branch established on 1910/05/10. Info updated 2006/10/25: Bank assets: $88.6 mil, Deposits: $63.0 mil, headquarters in Mount Sterling, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: United Community Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Golden village (based on Adams County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.56%
Here: 59.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristUnited Church of ChristLutheran Church
Adherents39.2%9.1%8.1%7.9%7.2%
Congregations11.6%16.8%10.5%7.4%5.3%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaSalvation ArmyAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents6.0%3.4%3.3%2.9%12.9%
Congregations8.4%1.1%5.3%3.2%30.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Adams County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Adams County:

3.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

6.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Adams County:

25.7%
Illinois:

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

14.6%
State:

14.5%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,360
Other and Unallocable 1$1,200$14,4000$0
Totals for Government 1$1,200$14,4009$1,360

Golden government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $62,000 ($97.18)
    Financial Administration: $54,000 ($84.64)
    Regular Highways: $48,000 ($75.24)
    General - Other: $40,000 ($62.70)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($4.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($12.54)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $3,000 ($4.70)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $36,000 ($56.43)

Golden government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $51,000 ($79.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($12.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($12.54)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($7.84)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $55,000 ($86.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $88,000 ($137.93)
    Highways: $17,000 ($26.65)
  • Tax - Property: $15,000 ($23.51)

Golden government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $162,000 ($253.92)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $98,000 ($153.61)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $64,000 ($100.31)

Golden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $261,000 ($409.09)

3.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,862 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.47%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($562 average AGI)
Adams County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marion County, MO  0.27% ($23,548 average AGI)
from Lewis County, MO  0.18% ($25,447)
from Hancock County, IL  0.15% ($66,268)


3.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,866 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.64%
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 Marion County, MO  0.24% ($29,359 average AGI)
to Lewis County, MO  0.19% ($27,275)
to Cook County, IL  0.14% ($29,132)

Strongest AM radio stations in Golden:

  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • WCAZ (990 AM; 1 kW; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: RALLA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Golden:

  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WPWQ (106.7 FM; MOUNT STERLING, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGEM-FM (105.1 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY NEWSPAPERS, INC.)
  • WQUB (90.3 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY UNIVERSITY CORPORATION)
  • WQCY (103.9 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WCOY (99.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WGCA-FM (88.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: GREAT COMMISSION BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: DAVID M. LISTER)
  • KRRY (100.9 FM; CANTON, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQKQ (92.1 FM; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WKXQ (92.5 FM; RUSHVILLE, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIUW (89.5 FM; WARSAW, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WIUM (91.3 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WJEQ (102.7 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS BROADCASTING INC)
  • WCEZ (93.9 FM; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: DANA R. WITHERS)

TV broadcast stations around Golden:

  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHQA-TV (Channel 7; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF QUINCY, LLC)
  • WTJR (Channel 16; QUINCY, IL; Owner: BELIEVER'S BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W36BS (Channel 36; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W61CO (Channel 61; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • W18CJ (Channel 18; QUINCY, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W69DF (Channel 69; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WGEM-TV (Channel 10; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQEC (Channel 27; QUINCY, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K40GO (Channel 40; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W67DR (Channel 67; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W65CZ (Channel 65; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W45BM (Channel 45; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WMEC (Channel 22; MACOMB, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Jim Broemmer, .5 Mi W (Lat: 40.110000 Lon: -91.030250), Type: 152.4, Structure height: 17001 m, Overall height: 152.4 m
    Registrant: 2176964411, Jimbroemmer@adams.Net, 405 EMMINGA RD
  • James W Broemmer, .5 Mi W (Lat: 40.110000 Lon: -91.030250), Type: 152.4, Structure height: 17001 m, Overall height: 152.4 m
    Registrant: 2176964411, Jimbroemmer@adams.Net, 405 EMMINGA RD
  • .5 Mi W (Lat: 40.110278 Lon: -91.029722), Type: 152.4, Overall height: 152.4 m
    Registrant: 2176964411

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • .8 Km W (Lat: 40.110278 Lon: -91.029722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: WPQE694
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.755 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/25/2005, Expiration Date: 06/16/2015, Certifier: Greg L Myers
    Registrant: County Of Adams, 222 North 52nd Street, Quincy, IL 62305, Phone: (217) 277-2005, Email:
  • Bn Mp 235.18 (Lat: 40.110889 Lon: -91.048194), Type: Mast, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPNQ733
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.965 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 05/06/2014, Certifier: Robert C Leedham
    Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • .5 Mi W (Lat: 40.111444 Lon: -91.030972), Call Sign: KCZ695, Licensee ID: L00007255
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.985 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/19/2003, Expiration Date: 03/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2012
    Registrant: Adams Telephone Cooperative, Golden, IL 62339, Phone: (217) 696-4411
  • On Columbus Rd 4.5 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 40.110278 Lon: -91.029722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: KGX427
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.0000 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/06/2005, Expiration Date: 12/18/2015
    Registrant: Keller And Heckman, 1001 G Street N.W. Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • 05 Mi W (Lat: 40.110278 Lon: -91.029722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: KHY82
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/23/2001, Expiration Date: 12/30/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2009
    Registrant: Nicor Gas Inc., 1844 Ferry Rd, Naperville, IL 60563, Phone: (630) 983-8676, Email:
  • Lat: 40.106944 Lon: -91.030278, Call Sign: WQAR997
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.020 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/27/2004, Expiration Date: 07/27/2014, Certifier: Kenneth D Miller
    Registrant: Quincy 2-Way Communications, 212 N. 12th. Street, Quincy, IL 62301, Phone: (217) 223-3700, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA3JUY, Licensee ID: L00941303
    Grant Date: 03/03/1997, Expiration Date: 03/03/2007, Cancellation Date: 03/04/2009
    Registrant: Craig A Mackrides, 2168 Highway 61, Golden, IL 62339
  • Call Sign: KB0EVK, Licensee ID: L00221426
    Grant Date: 06/23/2010, Expiration Date: 06/23/2020
    Registrant: Arlyn V Robbins, 1102 Hayes St, Golden, IL 62339
  • Call Sign: KB9TBW, Licensee ID: L00638158
    Grant Date: 06/25/1998, Expiration Date: 06/25/2008, Cancellation Date: 06/26/2010, Certifier: Heather L Whitaker
    Registrant: Heather L Whitaker, 503 Albers, Golden, IL 62339
  • Call Sign: N9LDR, Licensee ID: L00388935
    Grant Date: 09/07/2011, Expiration Date: 09/07/2021
    Registrant: Joseph D Barlow, 903 Prairie Mills Road, Golden, IL 62339
  • Call Sign: W9JLG, Previous Call Sign: WA9OZN, Licensee ID: L00183626
    Grant Date: 10/15/1997, Expiration Date: 10/15/2007, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2007
    Registrant: Jerry L Golden, 301 W 4th, Golden, IL 62339
  • Call Sign: WJ9G, Previous Call Sign: W9JLG, Licensee ID: L00183626
    Grant Date: 02/13/2007, Expiration Date: 02/13/2017, Certifier: Jerry L Golden
    Registrant: Jerry L Golden, 401 W 4th, Golden, IL 62339

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: IHNEN LEWIS M PAZMANY PL 2 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2PL , Serial Number: 254, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Lewis M Ihnen, Po Box 159, Golden, IL 62339
  • Aircraft: IAR SA BRASOV IAR 823 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-G1D5 (290 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 823PL , Serial Number: 32, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 10/09/2007
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Lewis M Ihnen, Po Box 159, Golden, IL 62339, Other Owners: Cathy J Ihnen

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 5

Incident types - Golden

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Most common first names in Golden, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Anna1688.4 years
John1682.0 years
Henry1581.1 years
William883.1 years
George681.3 years
Arthur677.1 years
Edward681.2 years
Mary680.5 years
Albert578.2 years
Esther585.4 years
Most common last names in Golden, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Flesner2781.1 years
Aden2081.9 years
Buss1484.6 years
Gronewold1379.9 years
Ihnen1381.9 years
Haschemeyer1281.7 years
Leenerts1280.6 years
Ideus1183.4 years
Bruns881.0 years
Schoene876.7 years

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