Grandview, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 1,438 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.4%
 
Males: 599  (41.7%)
Females: 839  (58.3%)
Median resident age:  35.2 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 62702.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,970 (it was $36,349 in 2000)
Grandview:

$42,970
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,871 (it was $17,499 in 2000)

Grandview village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $74,267 (it was $57,500 in 2000)
Grandview:

$74,267
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $961.

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  • Races in Grandview, IL (2010)

    Grandview races chart
    • 1,28389.0%White alone
    • 966.7%Black alone
    • 372.6%Two or more races
    • 141.0%Hispanic
    • 60.4%American Indian alone
    • 40.3%Asian alone
    • 10.07%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Grandview: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.2%), English (11.2%), Irish (9.5%), Italian (8.4%), United States (6.7%), Polish (4.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/01/1939

Land area: 0.34 square miles.

Population density: 4,212 people per square mile   (average).

Grandview,IL real estate house value index trend

Grandview, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Grandview:

  • High school or higher: 83.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grandview village:

  • Never married: 34.0%
  • Now married: 41.8%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

22 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.5%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,268 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,095 (1.5%)

Grandview satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (2.8 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (88.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (172.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Springfield, IL (1.7 miles ), Clear Lake, IL (1.7 miles ), Leland Grove, IL (2.1 miles ), Southern View, IL (2.1 miles ), Jerome, IL (2.1 miles ), Riverton, IL (2.2 miles ), Sherman, IL (2.3 miles ), Spaulding, IL (2.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $58,000

Latitude: 39.82 N, Longitude: 89.62 W

Area code: 217

Grandview household income distribution Grandview home values distribution

Crime rates in Grandview by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.069.20.00.0
Rapes 111000111000N/A
per 100,000 65.165.165.80.00.00.070.270.970.90.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 02210001010710
per 100,000 0.0130.1131.767.00.00.00.070.90.0724.1484.468.90.0
Assaults 14212110141112790030
per 100,000 910.91,366.31,382.5670.2964.2761.2842.1496.1638.30.00.0206.60.0
Burglaries 8161617192217131617131616
per 100,000 520.51,041.01,053.31,139.41,308.51,522.51,193.0921.31,134.81,231.0899.71,101.91,113.4
Thefts 22202032332115251115132713
per 100,000 1,431.41,301.21,316.72,144.82,272.71,453.31,052.61,771.8780.11,086.2899.71,859.5904.7
Auto thefts 2112121522211
per 100,000 130.165.165.8134.068.9138.470.2354.4141.8144.8138.468.969.6
Arson 0000000300020
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0212.60.00.00.0137.70.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 352.2514.7520.8343.9396.4341.4370.3354.8318.9373.1409.9228.0124.6

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Crime rate in Grandview detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -110 (-6.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (37%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Grandview, Illinois

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Tornado activity:

Grandview-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 90% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.2 miles away from the Grandview village center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/9/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.3 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grandview-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 78% 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 132.6 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 115.6 miles away from Grandview 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 160.7 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 132.9 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 117.8 miles away from Grandview 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 183.3 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 Sangamon County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grandview topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Grandview:

  • ST. JOHNS HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • ST JOHNS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • ALTERNA CARE INC. (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • RUTLEDGE MANOR CARE HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • DAVITA - SPRINGFIELD CENTRAL DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-SPRINGFIELD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • DOCTORS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, IL)

Airports located in Grandview:

Amtrak station near Grandview:

  • 2 miles: SPRINGFIELD (WASHINGTON & 3RD STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grandview:

  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 7 miles; Springfield, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 7 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • Millikin University (about 35 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)
  • Richland Community College (about 39 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 58 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois State University (about 59 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 59 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Doctors Hospital has now closed. There is a Memorial Medical Center in Springfield also. added by Cindy
  • There is a very nice park for the kids to play. added by Darilyn
  • Doctors Hospital has now closed. There is a Memorial Medical Center in Springfield also. added by Cindy

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Church in Grandview: Wesley United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Sangamon 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 74.9. This is about average.

City:

74.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2000 was 25.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.45. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.45
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.5%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.1% for Black residents, 60.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.0%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  13.1%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Grandview, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Grandview compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Wood (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Grandview village (based on Sangamon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant42,075115
Catholic31,73416
Mainline Protestant22,81161
Other6,66319
Black Protestant4,51313
Orthodox2801
None89,389-
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: 28
Sangamon County:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Sangamon County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 156
Here:

8.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sangamon County:

27.9%
Illinois:

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

13.0%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$180
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$3,353
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,622$45,7324$5,398
Streets and Highways 1$3,127$37,5240$0
Water Supply 1$3,131$37,5720$0
Totals for Government 4$13,880$41,64015$8,931

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $157,000 ($109.18)
    Police Protection: $128,000 ($89.01)
    Regular Highways: $103,000 ($71.63)
    Gas Utilities: $63,000 ($43.81)
    Sewerage: $62,000 ($43.12)
    Central Staff Services: $60,000 ($41.72)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($1.39)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $185,000 ($128.65)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $63,000 ($43.81)
    All Other: $4,000 ($2.78)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $35,000 ($24.34)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $156,000 ($108.48)
    Gas Utilities: $18,000 ($12.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $161,000 ($111.96)
    Highways: $43,000 ($29.90)
  • Tax - Property: $50,000 ($34.77)
    NEC: $29,000 ($20.17)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $188,000 ($130.74)

4.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,957 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.35%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($69 average AGI)
Sangamon County:

0.01%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  0.38% ($34,115 average AGI)
from Menard County, IL  0.22% ($37,706)
from Christian County, IL  0.19% ($36,387)


4.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,851 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($279 average AGI)
Sangamon County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  0.32% ($35,734 average AGI)
to Christian County, IL  0.19% ($32,861)
to Menard County, IL  0.19% ($37,592)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grandview:

  • WTAX (1240 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WFMB (1450 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAY (970 AM; 1 kW; SPRINGFIELD, IL)
  • 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.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, 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.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grandview:

  • WLUJ (89.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDBR (103.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WFMB-FM (104.5 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • WQNA (88.3 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: CAPITAL AREA CAREER CENTER)
  • WYVR (97.7 FM; PETERSBURG, IL; Owner: LONG NINE, INC.)
  • WQQL (101.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • W205BG (88.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: COVENANT NETWORK)
  • WNNS (98.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: LONG NINE, INC.)
  • WQLZ (92.7 FM; TAYLORVILLE, IL; Owner: LONG NINE, INC.)
  • WSCT (90.5 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE)
  • WLWJ (88.1 FM; PETERSBURG, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WYMG (100.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WMHX (93.9 FM; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WCVS-FM (96.7 FM; VIRDEN, IL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Grandview:

  • W08DP (Channel 8; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC'L TELECOMM. CORPORATION)
  • W33AY (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WCFN (Channel 49; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W28BE (Channel 28; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: THE MARIAN CENTER)
  • WSEC (Channel 14; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)

Grandview on our top lists:

  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers"
  • #101 (62702) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most alcohol drinking places in 2005"
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