Kingston, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 1,163 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.7%
 
Males: 566  (48.7%)
Females: 597  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  37.6 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60145.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $74,974 (it was $55,179 in 2000)
Kingston:

$74,974
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,220 (it was $21,432 in 2000)

Kingston village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $163,756 (it was $126,300 in 2000)
Kingston:

$163,756
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $174,357; Detached houses: $186,597; Townhouses or other attached units: $138,696; In 2-unit structures: $130,642; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $167,251; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $92,536; Mobile homes: $25,704

Median gross rent in 2013: $917.

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  • Races in Kingston, IL (2010)

    Kingston races chart
    • 1,02888.3%White alone
    • 1139.7%Hispanic
    • 80.7%Black alone
    • 60.5%Two or more races
    • 50.4%Asian alone
    • 40.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kingston: 101.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.4%), Irish (13.3%), English (7.8%), Italian (5.8%), Swedish (5.6%), Polish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/07/1886

Land area: 1.00 square miles.

Population density: 1,159 people per square mile   (low).

Kingston,IL real estate house value index trend

Kingston, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Kingston:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kingston village:

  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 50.4%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

9 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.9%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Kingston, Illinois as of September 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Kingston to the number of sex offenders is 580 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,703 (2.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,557 (2.9%)

Kingston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (19.7 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (58.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Genoa, IL (1.9 miles ), Kirkland, IL (2.1 miles ), Sycamore, IL (3.0 miles ), Garden Prairie, IL (3.3 miles ), Burlington, IL (3.4 miles ), Belvidere, IL (3.4 miles ), DeKalb, IL (3.4 miles ), Hampshire, IL (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $216,100
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $212,400
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $370,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $325,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $330,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.10 N, Longitude: 88.76 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 815

Kingston household income distribution Kingston home values distribution

Crime rates in Kingston by Year
Type 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0N/A0.0
Robberies 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 121330
per 100,000 94.3187.485.6258.6258.80.0
Thefts 449556
per 100,000 377.4374.9770.5431.0431.4517.2
Auto thefts 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 257.5) 22.629.338.336.836.821.5

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Crime rate in Kingston 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:

1.72
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +374 (+61.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (3%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Kingston, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Kingston, Illinois average temperatures Kingston, Illinois average precipitation Kingston, Illinois humidity Kingston, Illinois wind speed Kingston, Illinois snowfall Kingston, Illinois sunshine Kingston, Illinois clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Kingston-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Kingston village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.0 miles away from the village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kingston-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 86% 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 256.5 miles away from the city center
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 44.8 miles away from Kingston 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 231.4 miles away from the 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 289.2 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) earthquake occurred 255.3 miles away from Kingston center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 245.2 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 DeKalb County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kingston topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kingston:

  • GENESIS HOUSE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; GENOA, IL)
  • BETHESDA LUTHERAN-SYCAMORE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SYCAMORE, IL)
  • THC CHICAGO INC DBA KINDRED HOSP (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SYCAMORE, IL)
  • BETHANY HEALTH CARE AND REHAB CT (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DEKALB, IL)
  • OAK CREST (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DEKALB, IL)
  • DAVITA - SYCAMORE (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; SYCAMORE, IL)
  • DEKALB COUNTY REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DEKALB, IL)

Amtrak station near Kingston:

  • 17 miles: ROCKFORD (7559 WALTON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kingston:

  • Northern Illinois University (about 12 miles; Dekalb, IL; Full-time enrollment: 18,126)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 13 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Rock Valley College (about 19 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)
  • McHenry County College (about 24 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; FT enrollment: 4,886)
  • Elgin Community College (about 24 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 27 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • Aurora University (about 32 miles; Aurora, IL; FT enrollment: 4,596)

Public elementary/middle schools in Kingston:

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DeKalb 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 2013 was 62.5. This is about average.

City:

62.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.32. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.32
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.8%
(6.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.9% for other race residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  3.0 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  79.1%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported
8 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
16 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kingston village (based on DeKalb County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,4476
Mainline Protestant14,71937
Evangelical Protestant9,84349
Other4,26712
Orthodox4001
Black Protestant1821
None56,302-
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: 13
DeKalb County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
DeKalb County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
DeKalb County:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Here:

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
DeKalb County:

26.1%
Illinois:

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

16.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Kingston:

44.4%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kingston:

38.9%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kingston:

22.2%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Kingston:

9.5%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kingston:

6.7
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kingston:

31.0%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Kingston:

53.7%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Kingston:

78.9%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kingston, IL Residents
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 1$2,790$33,4800$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,083
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,420$38,5200$0
Water Supply 2$5,364$32,1840$0
Totals for Government 5$14,574$34,9788$1,083

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $110,000 ($94.58)
    Sewerage: $87,000 ($74.81)
    Water Utilities: $73,000 ($62.77)
    Financial Administration: $72,000 ($61.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $61,000 ($52.45)
    Police Protection: $52,000 ($44.71)
    General - Other: $37,000 ($31.81)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $22,000 ($18.92)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $9,000 ($7.74)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $111,000 ($95.44)
  • Transit Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($17.20)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $105,000 ($90.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $60,000 ($51.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $33,000 ($28.37)
    Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($18.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $92,000 ($79.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $91,000 ($78.25)
    Highways: $25,000 ($21.50)
  • Tax - Property: $93,000 ($79.97)
    NEC: $18,000 ($15.48)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($2.58)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $334,000 ($287.19)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,000 ($6.88)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $85,000 ($73.09)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $85,000 ($73.09)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $316,000 ($271.71)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($15.48)
    Other, NEC: $8,000 ($6.88)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $697,000 ($599.31)

6.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,252 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kane County, IL  1.16% ($34,066 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  1.03% ($24,568)
from DuPage County, IL  0.50% ($31,708)


8.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,502 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.51%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($483 average AGI)
DeKalb County:

0.05%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  1.30% ($29,187 average AGI)
to Kane County, IL  1.20% ($41,188)
to DuPage County, IL  0.62% ($36,543)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kingston:

  • 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.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLBK (1360 AM; 1 kW; DEKALB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAIT (850 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kingston:

  • WYCH (106.3 FM; GENOA, IL; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WNIU (89.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WDEK (92.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY RADIO, LIMITED)
  • WNIJ (90.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; BELVIDERE, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZCH (103.9 FM; DUNDEE, IL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W233AD (94.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Kingston:

  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQFL-CA (Channel 8; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY VALUES ORGANIZATION, INC.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCFC-CA (Channel 51; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS OF CHICAGOLAND, INC.)
  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WREX TELEVISION, LLC)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Kingston fatal accident list:

Aug 27, 2001 05:30 PM, Sr-72, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Kingston)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1 Mi Se (Lat: 39.807778 Lon: -91.015278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85 m, Overall height: 91 m, Call Sign: KSI760
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.3000 MHz, 47.3800 MHzGrant Date: 12/15/1998, Expiration Date: 02/13/2004, Cancellation Date: 04/25/2004Registrant: State Of Illinois, Department Of Transportation, 2300 South Dirksen Parkway, Room 009, Springfield, IL 62764, Phone: (217) 782-7234, Fax: (217) 782-1927, Email:
  • .9 Mi Se (Lat: 39.807833 Lon: -91.015417), Call Sign: WNKR367
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.2800 MHz, 45.3600 MHz, 45.4000 MHz, 45.4400 MHzGrant Date: 10/11/2012, Expiration Date: 01/08/2023Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 300 Annex, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Email:
  • .5 Mi S (Lat: 39.807833 Lon: -91.015417), Call Sign: WNBA870
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.250 MHz, 151.280 MHzGrant Date: 10/24/2014, Expiration Date: 01/03/2025Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 300 Annex, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Email:
  • 1 Mi Se (Lat: 39.807833 Lon: -91.015417), Structure height: 85 m, Call Sign: KXV447
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.680 MHz, 154.905 MHz, 155.055 MHz, 155.460 MHz, 155.475 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2011, Expiration Date: 07/15/2021Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 300 Annex, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Email:
  • KINGSTON, 1 Mi Se (Lat: 39.807778 Lon: -91.015278), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 85 m, Overall height: 91 m, Call Sign: WQQI644
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.3000 MHz, 47.3800 MHzGrant Date: 12/28/2012, Expiration Date: 12/28/2022, Cancellation Date: 01/20/2015, Certifier: Jeff SextonRegistrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 201-N, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Fax: (217) 782-9920, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kingston)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: WRIGHT LARRY D LANCAIR 360 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 211LW , Serial Number: 332, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Larry D Wright, 33095 Frank Lor Dr, Kingston, IL 60145
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9354N , Serial Number: 28R-35058, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 11/23/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel E Thurnau, 8804 Ryan Ct, Kingston, IL 60145
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 99214 , Serial Number: 1837, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Richard A Ruby, 46 Holly Lane, Kingston, IL 60145, Other Owners: Peggy S Ruby

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$135,880
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$122,560
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$82,330
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0002.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2004
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$110,360
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0002.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kingston and their reported violations in the past:

KINGSTON TOWNSHIP PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
Most common first names in Kingston, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1572.8 years
John877.1 years
Dorothy775.7 years
Clifford771.3 years
Donald673.0 years
James676.3 years
Charles672.6 years
Harold672.5 years
Robert683.2 years
Howard573.6 years
Most common last names in Kingston, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1175.6 years
Beach761.3 years
Anderson676.4 years
Nelson578.4 years
Smith570.0 years
Swanson583.0 years
Heath478.3 years
Lucas483.2 years
Larsen465.2 years
White477.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Wood (1%)

Kingston compared to Illinois state average:

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

Kingston on our top lists:

  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms (population 1,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Northern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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