For population 25 years and over in Iroquois:
For population 15 years and over in Iroquois village:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,469 (2.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lafayette, IN (47.1 miles , pop. 56,397).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (70.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sheldon, IL (2.0 miles ), Donovan, IL (2.1 miles ), Kentland, IN (2.9 miles ), Watseka, IL (3.0 miles ), Beaverville, IL (3.1 miles ), Martinton, IL (3.1 miles ), Morocco, IN (3.3 miles ), Woodland, IL (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.83 N, Longitude: 87.58 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 815
Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+4.0%).
Work and jobs in Iroquois: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Iroquois, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Iroquois-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 171% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.9 miles away from the Iroquois village center killed 18 people and injured 285 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/15/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Iroquois-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 81.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.0 miles away from Iroquois center
On 12/20/1990 at 14:04:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/1996 at 01:58:31, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from Iroquois center
On 4/24/1990 at 09:41:24, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 94.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Iroquois County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Iroquois:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Iroquois:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 7.1%
(7.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Iroquois compared to Illinois state average:
Banks with branches in Iroquois (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Iroquois (based on Iroquois County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.75%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Iroquois government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,523 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:
5.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,188 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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TV broadcast stations around Iroquois:
Iroquois fatal accident list:
Sep 22, 1989 03:50 PM, 52, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1