Harristown, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 1,346 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.6%
 
Males: 638  (47.4%)
Females: 708  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  41.4 years
Illinois median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 62537, 62551.

Harristown Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2012: $55,769 (it was $42,946 in 2000)
Harristown:

$55,769
IL:

$55,137
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,896 (it was $18,689 in 2000)

Harristown village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $87,358 (it was $68,200 in 2000)
Harristown:

$87,358
IL:

$170,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $102,289; Detached houses: $102,432; Townhouses or other attached units: $88,762; Mobile homes: $51,209

Median gross rent in 2012: $579.

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  • White alone - 1,345 (98.4%)
  • Two or more races - 11 (0.8%)
  • Hispanic - 8 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.1%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.07%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Harristown: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.3%), Irish (17.5%), United States (14.9%), English (12.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%), Swedish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/25/1969

Elevation: 675 feet

Land area: 1.86 square miles.

Population density: 725 people per square mile   (low).

Harristown,IL real estate house value index trend

Harristown, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Harristown:

  • High school or higher: 93.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Harristown village:

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

18 residents are foreign born

This village:  1.2%
Illinois:  13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Harristown, Illinois as of July 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Harristown to the number of sex offenders is 1,358 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,847 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,697 (2.0%)

Harristown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, IL (6.7 miles , pop. 81,860).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (104.9 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (156.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Niantic, IL (2.3 miles ), Boody, IL (2.3 miles ), Warrensburg, IL (2.5 miles ), Decatur, IL (2.6 miles ), Forsyth, IL (2.9 miles ), Illiopolis, IL (3.1 miles ), Latham, IL (3.1 miles ), Macon, IL (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $111,600
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $129,600
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $74,400
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $80,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.84 N, Longitude: 89.07 W

Area code: 217

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

9.3%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +9 (+0.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3%)
  • Construction laborers (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Harristown, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Harristown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the Harristown village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/22/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.2 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Harristown-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 115.2 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 94.9 miles away from Harristown 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 145.9 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 115.0 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 101.1 miles away from Harristown 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 186.8 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 Macon County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Harristown topographic map

Birthplace of: Cecil Garriott - Major League Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Harristown:

  • DECATUR REHAB AND HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DECATUR, IL)
  • WHITESTAR HOME HEALTH AGENCY, INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; DECATUR, IL)
  • FAIR HAVENS CHRISTIAN HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DECATUR, IL)
  • DECATUR MANOR HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DECATUR, IL)
  • NORTH PLAZA NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DECATUR, IL)
  • FMC - DECATUR - PD (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; DECATUR, IL)
  • HEARTLAND OF DECATUR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DECATUR, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harristown:

  • Millikin University (about 6 miles; Decatur, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,419)
  • Richland Community College (about 10 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 30 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 31 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 46 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Parkland College (about 46 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Illinois State University (about 47 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)

Public elementary/middle school in Harristown:

See full list of schools located in Harristown

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Economic Development Information. Contact Niantic Harristown Economic Development, Inc. P.O. Box 259 Niantic, Il 62551 Phone 217 668 2334

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

Church in Harristown: Harristown Christian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Macon County Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Harristown: Homestead Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Macon 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 72.5. This is about average.

City:

72.5
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.85
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.98
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.5%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  77.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.8%
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

Harristown, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Harristown 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Harristown village (based on Macon County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.82%
Here: 49.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents18.6%13.7%11.5%9.7%8.5%
Congregations5.8%17.3%5.8%10.1%6.5%
NameAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)Church of the NazareneChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents6.4%4.4%3.0%2.4%21.9%
Congregations3.6%5.0%3.6%3.6%38.8%
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: 13
Macon County:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Macon County:

3.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
Here:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Macon County:

28.7%
Illinois:

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

12.4%
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 12$1,299
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 9$3,017
Water Supply 1$4,239$50,8683$1,754
Totals for Government 1$4,239$50,86824$6,070

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $74,000 ($54.98)
    Water Utilities: $71,000 ($52.75)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $86,000 ($63.89)
    Central Staff Services: $71,000 ($52.75)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($37.15)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($8.92)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($8.17)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($4.46)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($2.97)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($17.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $93,000 ($69.09)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $24,000 ($17.83)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $96,000 ($71.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $76,000 ($56.46)
    General Revenue, NEC: $27,000 ($20.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $136,000 ($101.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $116,000 ($86.18)
    Highways: $37,000 ($27.49)
  • Tax - Property: $14,000 ($10.40)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $400,000 ($297.18)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $390,000 ($289.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $382,000 ($283.80)
    Other, NEC: $372,000 ($276.37)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $18,000 ($13.37)
    Water Utilities: $18,000 ($13.37)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,515,000 ($1125.56)

4.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,479 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.02%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($277 average AGI)
Macon County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sangamon County, IL  0.25% ($30,459 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.19% ($26,687)
from Christian County, IL  0.16% ($36,159)


4.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,384 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($359 average AGI)
Macon County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sangamon County, IL  0.29% ($34,714 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.24% ($29,614)
to Champaign County, IL  0.19% ($37,951)

Strongest AM radio stations in Harristown:

  • WDZ (1050 AM; 1 kW; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1 kW; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harristown:

  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; MOUNT ZION, IL; Owner: TECHNICOM, INC.)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WEJT, INC.)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WDKR (107.3 FM; MAROA, IL; Owner: WDKR, INC.)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WZUS (100.9 FM; MACON, IL; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WJMU (89.5 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY)
  • WMHX (93.9 FM; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • WDBR (103.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IL; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC. OF ILLINOIS)
  • W261CQ (100.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO)
  • WZNX (106.7 FM; SULLIVAN, IL; Owner: WSHY, INC.)
  • WQLZ (92.7 FM; TAYLORVILLE, IL; Owner: LONG NINE, INC.)
  • W217BB (91.3 FM; HICKORY POINT, IL; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCT (90.5 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE)
  • W203BD (88.5 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • W213BI (90.5 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Harristown:

  • W29BG (Channel 29; DECATUR, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • WCFN (Channel 49; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W08DP (Channel 8; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC'L TELECOMM. CORPORATION)
  • W33AY (Channel 33; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W28BE (Channel 28; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: THE MARIAN CENTER)

Harristown fatal accident list:

Sep 3, 2007 06:11 PM, Us-36, Harristown Blvd, Lat: 39.84546, Lon: -89.03578, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 2
May 25, 2003 04:02 AM, Sr-36, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 10, 1997 06:57 AM, Old 36, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 25, 1996 04:12 PM, 36, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Apr 14, 1986 07:53 PM, 36, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11
Total length: 69 meters (226ft)
Total average daily traffic: 40,500
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,355
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Harristown, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Harristown)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 5/10 Mi W (Lat: 39.851417 Lon: -89.099528), Structure height: 138 m, Call Sign: WNFK304, Licensee ID: L00359582
    Assigned Frequencies: 863.212 MHz, 864.212 MHz, 865.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/26/1997, Expiration Date: 03/26/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/26/2002
    Registrant: Larry W Craig, S Rt 51, Pana, IL 62557, Phone: (217) 562-4133

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Jct Of Rt 36 & Lincoln Rd (Lat: 39.844472 Lon: -89.104806), Call Sign: KBK820, Licensee ID: L00021937
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.725 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/12/1998, Expiration Date: 02/12/2003, Cancellation Date: 01/29/2002
    Registrant: J And G Drywall, 3129 N 22nd St, Decatur, IL 62524
  • Rt 36 At Lincoln Rd (Lat: 39.844472 Lon: -89.104806), Call Sign: KNAZ656
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/08/1996, Expiration Date: 05/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 07/01/2001
    Registrant: Mark E Blair, Rr 1 Box 70, Illiopolis, IL 62539, Phone: (217) 486-6379
  • Rt 36 & Lincoln Rd (Lat: 39.844472 Lon: -89.102028), Call Sign: KNFB724
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.050 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/16/2002, Expiration Date: 03/17/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/19/2012
    Registrant: Decatur Newspaper Inc, 601 East William St, Decatur, IL 62523, Phone: (217) 421-6955, Fax: (217) 421-6913, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Various Locations (Lat: 39.889194 Lon: -89.091444), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WNTW411, Licensee ID: L00838286
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.306 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/04/1999, Expiration Date: 10/18/2009, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2009, Certifier: Gerald Bednar
    Registrant: Ameren Services Company
  • DEC031 TRAD TOWERS, 1/2 Mi Ne Of Rt 36 & Lincoln Memorial Pky (Lat: 39.851389 Lon: -89.099444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 138.1 m, Overall height: 142.9 m, Call Sign: WPOR255, Licensee ID: L00127162
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/1999, Expiration Date: 01/25/2009, Cancellation Date: 11/15/2004, Certifier: John E Rooney
    Registrant: Uscoc Of Central Illinois, LLC
  • HARRISTOWN TOWER, 1/2 Mi Ne Of Rt 36 & Lincoln Memorial Pky (Lat: 39.851389 Lon: -89.099444), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 138.1 m, Overall height: 142.9 m, Call Sign: WQQV236
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/08/2013, Expiration Date: 03/08/2023, Certifier: Luke Pack
    Registrant: Essex Telcom Dba T6 Broadband, 1890 Chrysler Dr, Belvidere, IL 61008, Phone: (815) 544-1168, Fax: (815) 380-6512, Email:
  • DECATUR, 0.5 Mi West Of (Lat: 39.851417 Lon: -89.099500), Overall height: 143 m, Call Sign: KSO64
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.90 MHz, 6197.20 MHz, 6345.50 MHz, 6256.50 MHz, 6404.80 MHz, 6315.90 MHz, 6404.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/11/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Specialty Antenna Site Resources, Inc, Cedar Crest, NM 87008
  • HARRISTOWN, Cor. Revian Pk Rd & N. (Lat: 39.864750 Lon: -89.011167), Overall height: 111.3 m, Call Sign: WLM807
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/27/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/29/1997
    Registrant: Ts Communications, Inc., Westgate Office Plaza Drawer 4283, Springfield, IL 62708

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KA9YOD, Licensee ID: L00317582
    Grant Date: 12/05/2001, Expiration Date: 03/03/2012, Certifier: Sue J Buxton
    Registrant: Sue J Buxton, 8130 W 2nd, Harristown, IL 62537
  • Call Sign: NR9I, Previous Call Sign: KA9PDP, Licensee ID: L00428855
    Grant Date: 02/09/2012, Expiration Date: 03/03/2022, Certifier: William H Buxton
    Registrant: William H Buxton, 8130 W 2nd St, Harristown, IL 62537
  • Call Sign: WA9KJP, Licensee ID: L00379908
    Grant Date: 07/18/2001, Expiration Date: 10/15/2011, Certifier: John H Kaufman
    Registrant: John H Kaufman, 1160 N Meridian, Harristown, IL 62537

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 63096 , Serial Number: 15077102, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 08/01/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Terry W Danaha, Po Box 103, Harristown, IL 62537

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$33,5201$123,330
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0028.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 9

Incident types - Harristown

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Harristown, IL
Most common first names in Harristown, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary382.7 years
Ethel280.5 years
Gregory238.5 years
Robert280.5 years
Walter275.5 years
Most common last names in Harristown, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gambrill379.0 years
Robertson346.0 years
Garriott268.9 years
Burks282.0 years
Conaway271.0 years
Karch276.9 years
Mcarty276.5 years
Odell276.0 years
Oliver286.0 years
Stookey293.0 years

Harristown on our top lists:

  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Information and record clerks except customer service representatives"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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