Lexington, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 2,080 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.8%
 
Males: 988  (47.5%)
Females: 1,092  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61753.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $65,285 (it was $46,146 in 2000)
Lexington:

$65,285
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,638 (it was $20,898 in 2000)

Lexington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $132,462 (it was $94,400 in 2000)
Lexington:

$132,462
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $177,351; Detached houses: $186,077; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,364; In 2-unit structures: $196,146; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $61,771; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $136,087; Mobile homes: $17,029

Median gross rent in 2013: $742.

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  • Races in Lexington, IL (2010)

    Lexington races chart
    • 2,00797.4%White alone
    • 180.9%Two or more races
    • 160.8%Hispanic
    • 50.2%Black alone
    • 50.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lexington: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.1%), Irish (14.4%), United States (11.3%), English (11.1%), Norwegian (2.3%), Dutch (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/14/1890

Elevation: 754 feet

Land area: 1.05 square miles.

Population density: 1,980 people per square mile   (low).

Lexington,IL real estate house value index trend

Lexington, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Lexington:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lexington city:

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 61.7%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

12 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Lexington, Illinois as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Lexington to the number of sex offenders is 690 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,185 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,076 (2.2%)

Lexington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (15.4 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (100.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Chenoa, IL (2.8 miles ), Cooksville, IL (2.8 miles ), Towanda, IL (2.8 miles ), Gridley, IL (2.9 miles ), Colfax, IL (3.2 miles ), Hudson, IL (3.3 miles ), Kappa, IL (3.5 miles) , El Paso, IL (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $217,300
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $217,300
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $227,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $222,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.64 N, Longitude: 88.79 W

Area code: 309

Lexington household income distribution Lexington home values distribution

Crime rates in Lexington by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013
Murders 0000000000N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A0.0
Rapes 0110000000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.052.352.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 0000000000N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A0.0
Assaults 1000100001N/A1
per 100,000 52.30.00.00.053.20.00.00.00.051.2N/A48.3
Burglaries 2222223132N/A2
per 100,000 104.6104.6104.4105.2106.4107.2159.852.8158.0102.4N/A96.5
Thefts 8225264497N/A3
per 100,000 418.4104.6104.4262.9106.4321.5213.1211.1473.9358.2N/A144.8
Auto thefts 000002010N/A00
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0107.20.052.80.0N/A0.00.0
Arson 0111000000N/A0
per 100,000 0.052.352.252.60.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A0.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.8) 35.955.555.418.623.330.120.517.031.233.031.223.1

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Crime rate in Lexington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.48
Illinois average:

2.78
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +73 (+4.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Lexington, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lexington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.3 miles away from the Lexington city center injured 3 people.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 tornado 27.9 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lexington-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 83% 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 158.9 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 134.8 miles away from Lexington 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 191.4 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 158.0 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 146.5 miles away from Lexington center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 56.9 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 McLean County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Birthplace of: Alex Tanney - Football player, Ed Kinsella - Major League Baseball pitcher.

Hospitals and medical centers in Lexington:

  • LEXINGTON NURSING AND REHAB CTR (301 SOUTH VINE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Lexington:

  • ASTA CARE CENTER OF COLFAX (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COLFAX, IL)
  • OSF HOME HEALTH-EASTERN REGION (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-EL PASO (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; EL PASO, IL)
  • BROMENN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • MCLEAN COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • HEARTLAND OF NORMAL (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)

Airports located in Lexington:

Amtrak stations near Lexington:

  • 14 miles: BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (NORMAL, 100 E. PARKINSON ST.) . 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, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: PONTIAC (721 W. WASHINGTON ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lexington:

  • Heartland Community College (about 15 miles; Normal, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 15 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 16 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois Central College (about 40 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Bradley University (about 44 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Parkland College (about 44 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 48 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)

Public high school in Lexington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lexington:

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Library in Lexington:

  • LEXINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $116,139; Location: 207 SOUTH CEDAR STREET; 29,024 books; 1,038 audio materials; 1,103 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 15 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 61 print serial subscriptions; 62 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Lexington: Lexington City Hall (A), Lexington Public Library (B), Lexington Community Fire Protection District (C), Lexington Ambulance Association (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

McLean 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 76.9. This is about average.

City:

76.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.34. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.34
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.5%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Lexington, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Lexington compared to Illinois 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 below state average.

Banks with branches in Lexington (2011 data):

  • Commerce Bank: Lexington Branch at 228 W Main St, branch established on 1910/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • Heartland Bank and Trust Company: Lexington Branch at 401 West Main Street, branch established on 2007/05/14. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $1,943.8 mil, Deposits: $1,632.9 mil, headquarters in Bloomington, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: Heartland Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Lexington city (based on McLean County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,23893
Mainline Protestant22,80356
Catholic15,21510
Other8,58016
Black Protestant8805
Orthodox581
None87,798-
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: 29
McLean County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
McLean County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
McLean County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 124
Here:

7.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McLean County:

26.9%
Illinois:

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

13.7%
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 1$3,180$38,1600$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,314$39,7682$1,862
Streets and Highways 1$3,408$40,8960$0
Health 0$0 1$300
Sewerage 0$0 1$225
Water Supply 2$7,428$44,5680$0
Totals for Government 5$17,330$41,5924$2,387

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $154,000 ($74.04)
    Regular Highways: $127,000 ($61.06)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $245,000 ($117.79)
    Water Utilities: $219,000 ($105.29)
    Police Protection: $184,000 ($88.46)
    Regular Highways: $183,000 ($87.98)
    General - Other: $28,000 ($13.46)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($5.29)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $8,000 ($3.85)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $300,000 ($144.23)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $67,000 ($32.21)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $27,000 ($12.98)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $35,000 ($16.83)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($8.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $296,000 ($142.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $316,000 ($151.92)
    Highways: $52,000 ($25.00)
  • Tax - Property: $292,000 ($140.38)
    NEC: $22,000 ($10.58)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $186,000 ($89.42)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $178,000 ($85.58)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $8,000 ($3.85)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $145,000 ($69.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $462,000 ($222.12)

5.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,466 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($142 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  0.49% ($31,974 average AGI)
from Champaign County, IL  0.24% ($35,276)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.24% ($38,901)


6.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,053 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($479 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.08%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  0.61% ($29,982 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.24% ($44,740)
to Champaign County, IL  0.19% ($31,689)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lexington:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WJBC (1230 AM; 1 kW; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lexington:

  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; LEXINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGLT (89.1 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • W264AG (100.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W255AI (98.9 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WGCY (106.3 FM; GIBSON CITY, IL; Owner: F & G BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lexington:

  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W51CT (Channel 51; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)

Lexington fatal accident list:

Oct 18, 1994 01:30 AM, Old 66, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lexington)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 610 W Main St (Lat: 40.639194 Lon: -88.776167), Call Sign: KNGJ715
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.075 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/26/2003, Expiration Date: 04/12/2013
    Registrant: Haney Communications, 31631e. 3100 North Rd., Chenoa, IL 61726, Phone: (815) 945-7412
  • Grove Rd (Lat: 40.640306 Lon: -88.788944), Call Sign: KNIL482
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.0800 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/11/1999, Expiration Date: 01/11/2004, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2002
    Registrant: Willie Anderson Trucking, 206 E South, Lexington, IL 61753, Phone: (309) 365-4961
  • 1744 P J Keller Highway (Lat: 40.643333 Lon: -88.798889), Call Sign: WPYC998
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more)
    Grant Date: 07/22/2003, Expiration Date: 07/22/2013, Certifier: Michelle Kamp
    Registrant: Panasonic Information Systems Company, 1707 N Randall Road E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 468-5331, Email:
  • Lat: 40.658889 Lon: -88.767250, Call Sign: WQMR957
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.057 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/2010, Expiration Date: 11/02/2020, Certifier: Margaret Quinley
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • WDQZ Transmitter, 8.7 Km, 211.58 Degrees True From Lexington, Il (Lat: 40.575028 Lon: -88.837583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 107.9 m, Overall height: 108.9 m, Call Sign: WPUD546
    Assigned Frequencies: 945.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/11/2002, Expiration Date: 12/01/2020, Certifier: Jerald L Scott Mr
    Registrant: Aaa Entertainment Radio Group - Bloomington, 108 Boeykens Pl., Normal, IL 61761, Phone: (309) 888-4496, Fax: (309) 452-9677, Email:
  • LEX, West Walnut Street & N Vine St (Lat: 40.642750 Lon: -88.785000), Type: Silo, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 41.1 m, Call Sign: WQQX779
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/21/2013, Expiration Date: 03/21/2023, Certifier: Luke Pack
    Registrant: Essex Telcom Dba T6 Broadband, 1890 Chrysler Dr, Belvidere, IL 61008, Phone: (815) 544-1168, Fax: (815) 380-6512, Email:
  • LEXINGTON, 2.2 Mi Sw Of City (Lat: 40.633639 Lon: -88.836167), Overall height: 71.6 m, Call Sign: KPP47
    Assigned Frequencies: 5989.70 MHz, 6011.90 MHz, 6108.30 MHz, 6130.50 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/1992, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 12/10/1997
    Registrant: Gte North Incorporated, Mc:hqb07a12, Irving, TX 75015-2210

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KF9PE, Previous Call Sign: N9MAQ, Licensee ID: L00236243
    Grant Date: 05/11/1993, Expiration Date: 05/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/30/2000
    Registrant: Charles E Justice, 3 Patricia Ct, Lexington, IL 61753
  • Call Sign: N9LYW, Previous Call Sign: KB9GTU, Licensee ID: L00146388
    Grant Date: 06/29/2011, Expiration Date: 07/02/2021, Certifier: James R Wisdom
    Registrant: James R Wisdom, 22533 Pj Keller Hwy, Lexington, IL 61753
  • Call Sign: KC9BWE, Licensee ID: L00523328
    Grant Date: 05/28/2002, Expiration Date: 05/28/2012, Certifier: Girard C Steichen
    Registrant: Girard C Steichen, 26136 E 2200 North Road, Lexington, IL 61753
  • Call Sign: KC9JXO, Licensee ID: L01178542
    Grant Date: 08/03/2006, Expiration Date: 08/03/2016, Certifier: Rachael C Bakaitis
    Registrant: Rachael C Bakaitis, 208 E Wall St, Lexington, IL 61753
  • Call Sign: KC9KWB, Licensee ID: L01248573
    Grant Date: 02/21/2007, Expiration Date: 02/21/2017, Certifier: James F Bakaitis
    Registrant: James F Bakaitis, 208 E Wall St, Lexington, IL 61753
  • Call Sign: KC9KWC, Licensee ID: L01248574
    Grant Date: 02/21/2007, Expiration Date: 02/21/2017, Certifier: Benjamin M Bakaitis
    Registrant: Benjamin M Bakaitis, 208 East Wall St, Lexington, IL 61753
  • Call Sign: KC9KWD, Licensee ID: L01248575
    Grant Date: 02/21/2007, Expiration Date: 02/21/2017, Certifier: Megan C Bakaitis
    Registrant: Megan C Bakaitis, 208 E Wall St, Lexington, IL 61753

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2731Q , Serial Number: 18257931, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/1967
    Registrant (Individual): William C Wilder, 101 E North St, Lexington, IL 61753
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4750B , Serial Number: 31648, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 05/28/1956
    Registrant (Corporation): P J Killian Inc, 22593 E 2200 North Rd, Lexington, IL 61753
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5392D , Serial Number: 50292, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 06/06/1958
    Registrant (Individual): James M Killian, 22593 E 2200 North Rd, Lexington, IL 61753

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$90,490
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0057.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 28

Incident types - Lexington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lexington, IL
Most common first names in Lexington, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2581.0 years
John2079.3 years
Charles1772.4 years
William1676.4 years
Helen1479.9 years
James1279.3 years
George1179.3 years
Robert1070.9 years
Ruth1082.2 years
Dorothy1077.7 years
Most common last names in Lexington, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson1176.0 years
Hardman1179.5 years
Hefner1083.4 years
Jones985.8 years
Payne979.1 years
Brown979.9 years
Eads972.4 years
Kinsella882.0 years
Winterland879.6 years
Smith877.4 years

Businesses in Lexington, IL

  • Chevrolet: 1
  • McDonald's: 1
  • True Value: 1

Lexington on our top lists:

  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Finance and insurance"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores"
  • #97 (61753) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of New Zealander first ancestries"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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