Lima, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 160 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.6%
 
Males: 61  (38.3%)
Females: 99  (61.7%)
Median resident age:  35.1 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 62348, 62376.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,943 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Lima:

$49,943
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,396 (it was $13,825 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $78,479 (it was $45,400 in 2000)
Lima:

$78,479
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $66,595; Detached houses: $71,698; Mobile homes: $69,715

Median gross rent in 2016: $501.

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  • Races in Lima, IL (2010)

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    • 16299.4%White alone
    • 10.6%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lima: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (47.2%), Irish (7.5%), French (3.8%), Italian (3.8%), British (1.9%), European (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/04/1887

Elevation: 659 feet

Land area: 0.21 square miles.

Population density: 746 people per square mile   (low).

Lima, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Lima:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lima village:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 68.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 4.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,573 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $266 (0.3%)

Lima satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (95.5 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (123.2 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (224.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ursa, IL (2.7 miles ), Mendon, IL (2.8 miles ), Loraine, IL (2.9 miles ), Canton, MO (2.9 miles ), La Grange, MO (3.4 miles ), West Point, IL (3.4 miles) , Warsaw, IL (3.5 miles ), Alexandria, MO (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 40.18 N, Longitude: 91.38 W

Area code: 217

Lima household income distribution Lima home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +39 (+32.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (43%)
  • Construction (29%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (34%)
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (3%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)

Average climate in Lima, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lima-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Lima village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1999, a category F3 tornado 12.5 miles away from the village center caused $15 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lima-area historical earthquake activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% 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 221.7 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 208.6 miles away from Lima 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 230.8 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 245.4 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 222.5 miles away from Lima center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 206.9 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 Adams County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lima topographic map

Birthplace of: Charles Dazey - Dramatists and playwright.

Hospitals and medical centers near Lima:

  • NORTH ADAMS HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MENDON, IL)
  • MONTEBELLO HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; HAMILTON, IL)
  • SOUTHEASTERN RENAL DIALYSIS, L.C. - LEE COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; KEOKUK, IA)
  • ST VINCENT'S HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; QUINCY, IL)
  • KEOKUK AREA HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; KEOKUK, IA)
  • KEOKUK AREA HOSPITAL HOME HEAL (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; KEOKUK, IA)
  • SYCAMORE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; QUINCY, IL)

Amtrak station near Lima:

  • 16 miles: QUINCY (30TH ST. & WISMANN LN.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lima:

  • Western Illinois University (about 42 miles; Macomb, IL; Full-time enrollment: 10,755)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 46 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Truman State University (about 64 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 78 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 81 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • Columbia College (about 99 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 99 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)

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Notable location: Lima - Tioga - Sutter Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Adams 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 59.6. This is better than average.

City:

59.6
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.40. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.40
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 22.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.2%
(4.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  67.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  13.1%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.6% of all households

Banks with branches in Lima (2011 data):

  • The State Bank of Lima: The State Bank Of Lima at 514 N. Range Line, branch established on 1910/12/10. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $30.8 mil, Deposits: $25.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Lima Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.9
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lima village (based on Adams County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,49851
Catholic15,1638
Mainline Protestant8,97237
Other1,09410
Black Protestant4873
Orthodox501
None14,839-
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: 12
Adams County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Adams County:

3.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

6.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Adams County:

25.7%
Illinois:

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

14.6%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lima:

51.3%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.5%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Lima:

29.0
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lima:

20.1%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lima:

12.0%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lima:

41.2%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

57.4%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Lima:

80.6%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lima, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$177
Water Supply 0$0 1$393
Totals for Government 0$0 10$570

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $52,000 ($325.00)
    Water Utilities: $19,000 ($118.75)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($56.25)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($12.50)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $28,000 ($175.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $8,000 ($50.00)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,000 ($12.50)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($68.75)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($31.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($93.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $15,000 ($93.75)
    Highways: $4,000 ($25.00)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($12.50)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $113,000 ($706.25)

3.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,862 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.47%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($562 average AGI)
Adams County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marion County, MO  0.27% ($23,548 average AGI)
from Lewis County, MO  0.18% ($25,447)
from Hancock County, IL  0.15% ($66,268)


3.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,866 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.64%
Illinois average:

4.96%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marion County, MO  0.24% ($29,359 average AGI)
to Lewis County, MO  0.19% ($27,275)
to Cook County, IL  0.14% ($29,132)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lima:

  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KOKX (1310 AM; 1 kW; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAZ (990 AM; 1 kW; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: RALLA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lima:

  • KRRY (100.9 FM; CANTON, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WCOY (99.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WIUW (89.5 FM; WARSAW, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: DAVID M. LISTER)
  • WGEM-FM (105.1 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY NEWSPAPERS, INC.)
  • WQUB (90.3 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY UNIVERSITY CORPORATION)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WGCA-FM (88.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: GREAT COMMISSION BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQCY (103.9 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WQKQ (92.1 FM; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRXL (94.5 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • KMDY (90.9 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WCEZ (93.9 FM; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: DANA R. WITHERS)
  • KICK-FM (97.9 FM; PALMYRA, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJIR (91.7 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: BELIEVERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZZK (105.9 FM; NEW LONDON, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Lima:

  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHQA-TV (Channel 7; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF QUINCY, LLC)
  • WTJR (Channel 16; QUINCY, IL; Owner: BELIEVER'S BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • W61CO (Channel 61; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W36BS (Channel 36; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W18CJ (Channel 18; QUINCY, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W69DF (Channel 69; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WGEM-TV (Channel 10; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • K40GO (Channel 40; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WQEC (Channel 27; QUINCY, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W65CZ (Channel 65; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W45BM (Channel 45; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W67DR (Channel 67; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K60CL (Channel 60; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: CHRIST VISION, INC.)
  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • K44AB (Channel 44; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • UFC-MEYER, 2625 E 30th (Lat: 40.145944 Lon: -91.505889), Type: Building, Structure height: 56.1 m, Call Sign: WQUV373
    Assigned Frequencies: 19380.0 MHz, 19380.0 MHz, 19380.0 MHz, 19380.0 MHz, 19380.0 MHz, 19380.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/22/2014, Expiration Date: 10/22/2024, Certifier: Jim BroemmerRegistrant: Adams Telsystems, 405 Emminga Rd. Po Box 99, Golden, IL 62339, Phone: (217) 696-4411, Fax: (217) 696-4811, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (23%)

Lima compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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