For population 25 years and over in Goreville:
For population 15 years and over in Goreville village:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,141 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (83.1 miles , pop. 121,582).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (101.5 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (304.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Buncombe, IL (2.4 miles) , Creal Springs, IL (3.0 miles ), Vienna, IL (3.2 miles ), New Burnside, IL (3.3 miles ), Marion, IL (3.5 miles ), Cypress, IL (3.6 miles ), Simpson, IL (3.6 miles) , Crainville, IL (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.55 N, Longitude: 88.97 W
Area code: 618
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Crime rate in Goreville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Population change in the 1990s: +64 (+7.3%).
Work and jobs in Goreville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Goreville, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Goreville-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 161% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Goreville village center killed 10 people and injured 181 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/6/2003, a category F4 tornado 19.8 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Goreville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 25% 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 85.9 miles away from the city 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 40.9 miles away from Goreville 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 71.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.0 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 88.5 miles away from Goreville center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 47.3 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 Johnson County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high school in Goreville:
See full list of schools located in Goreville, School District: GOREVILLE COMMUNITY UNIT DISTRICT 1
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.6%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Banks with branches in Goreville (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Goreville (based on Johnson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 33.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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Goreville government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.52% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,513 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,687 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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Goreville fatal accident list:
Dec 29, 1989 04:00 PM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $148,000
Total average daily traffic: 100
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 109
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Goreville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Goreville, IL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Goreville)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.