For population 25 years and over in Johnston City:
For population 15 years and over in Johnston City city:
49 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $843 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (75.9 miles , pop. 121,582).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (90.7 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (285.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Whiteash, IL (1.5 miles ), Spillertown, IL (1.9 miles ), Freeman Spur, IL (2.2 miles ), Pittsburg, IL (2.3 miles ), West Frankfort, IL (2.3 miles ), Herrin, IL (2.4 miles ), Marion, IL (2.5 miles ), Energy, IL (2.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.82 N, Longitude: 88.93 W
Area code: 618
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Crime in Johnston City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -192 (-5.1%).
Work and jobs in Johnston City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Johnston City, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Johnston City-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 165% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/18/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the Johnston City city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 12/18/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 200 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Johnston City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 36% 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 71.5 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 56.2 miles away from Johnston 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 63.7 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 89.4 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 100.0 miles away from Johnston 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 74.2 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 Williamson County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: William C. Marland - Soilder.
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See full list of schools located in Johnston City, School District: JOHNSTON CITY COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL 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 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 25.5%
(26.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Religion statistics for Johnston City (based on Williamson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
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Johnston City government finances in 2006 (per resident):
7.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,708 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($284 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,544 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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See more detailed statistics of Johnston City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $304,000
Total average daily traffic: 41,750
Total average daily truck traffic: 9,765
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Johnston City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.