Long Point, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 220 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.9%
 
Males: 110  (50.2%)
Females: 110  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
Illinois median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 61333.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $52,881 (it was $45,625 in 2000)
Long Point:

$52,881
IL:

$59,588

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $26,045 (it was $16,416 in 2000)

Long Point village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $82,992 (it was $51,300 in 2000)
Long Point:

$82,992
IL:

$180,300

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $84,188; Detached houses: $88,917; Mobile homes: $12,861

Median gross rent in 2015: $763.

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  • Races in Long Point, IL (2010)

    Long Point races chart
    • 22499.1%White alone
    • 10.4%Black alone
    • 10.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Long Point: 88.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (46.2%), German (23.5%), English (3.8%), Polish (3.8%), Italian (3.0%), French (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/02/1901

Elevation: 643 feet

Land area: 0.19 square miles.

Population density: 1,170 people per square mile   (low).

Long Point,IL real estate house value index trend

Long Point, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Long Point:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Long Point village:

  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 62.7%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

7 residents are foreign born (3.4% Europe).

This village:

3.4%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Long Point, Illinois as of December 16, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Long Point to the number of sex offenders is 113 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,624 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,506 (1.8%)

Long Point satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (36.8 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (85.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Dana, IL (2.1 miles) , Rutland, IL (2.8 miles ), Cornell, IL (2.9 miles ), Streator, IL (3.0 miles ), Wenona, IL (3.0 miles ), Flanagan, IL (3.0 miles ), Kangley, IL (3.1 miles ), Minonk, IL (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 41.00 N, Longitude: 88.89 W

Area code: 815

Long Point household income distribution Long Point home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+16.5%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (37%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Wholesale trade (18%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Information (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (31%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (33%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Long Point, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Long Point-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.2 miles away from the Long Point village center injured 3 people.

On 6/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 41.3 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Long Point-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 84% 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 184.5 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 160.2 miles away from Long Point 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 31.5 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 217.0 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 183.5 miles away from Long Point center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 172.2 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 Livingston County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Long Point topographic map

Birthplace of: Eleanor Moore - Girls Professional Baseball League player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Long Point:

  • ST MARYS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • ST MARY'S HSP EXT CARE FAC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • HH SVC OF ST MARY'S HOSP (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN - FLANAGAN (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FLANAGAN, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-STREATOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • PARKER NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • FLANAGAN REHABILITATION AND HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FLANAGAN, IL)

Amtrak station near Long Point:

  • 16 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 Long Point:

  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 24 miles; Oglesby, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,747)
  • Heartland Community College (about 34 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 35 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 36 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois Central College (about 39 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Bradley University (about 44 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Joliet Junior College (about 51 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 11,401)

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Notable location: Long Point Community Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Livingston 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
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Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 46.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.5
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.66
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 4.0%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.9%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Illinois average:

12.3

Long Point travel time to work - commute Long Point mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Long Point village (based on Livingston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,73335
Evangelical Protestant4,72427
Catholic4,56410
Other2492
None19,680-
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: 7
Livingston County:

1.85 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Livingston County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Livingston County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

8.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Livingston County:

27.3%
Illinois:

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

10.8%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Long Point:

51.9%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.3%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Long Point:

20.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Long Point:

11.6%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

43.4%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Long Point:

56.9%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Long Point:

80.4%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Long Point, 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 0$0 1$85
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$88
Totals for Government 0$0 4$173

Long Point government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $23,000 ($104.55)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,000 ($13.64)

Long Point government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($9.09)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($4.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $21,000 ($95.45)
    Highways: $7,000 ($31.82)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($22.73)
    NEC: $1,000 ($4.55)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $52,000 ($236.36)

4.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,906 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
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 McLean County, IL  0.79% ($27,684 average AGI)
from Grundy County, IL  0.42% ($34,419)
from La Salle County, IL  0.40% ($30,119)


5.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,845 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
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 McLean County, IL  0.93% ($35,855 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.33% ($36,061)
to Grundy County, IL  0.31% ($36,957)

Strongest AM radio stations in Long Point:

  • 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)
  • WSPL (1250 AM; 1 kW; STREATOR, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Long Point:

  • WWGN (88.9 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WSTQ (97.7 FM; STREATOR, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYYS (106.1 FM; STREATOR, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WALS (102.1 FM; OGLESBY, IL; Owner: LACO RADIO, INC.)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; PERU, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; DWIGHT, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WKOT (96.5 FM; MARSEILLES, IL; Owner: LASALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WIVQ (103.3 FM; SPRING VALLEY, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WSOG (88.1 FM; SPRING VALLEY, IL; Owner: SPIRIT EDUCATION ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: LA SALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJDK-FM (95.7 FM; SENECA, IL; Owner: GRUNDY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • WRVY-FM (100.5 FM; HENRY, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Long Point:

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Long Point)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Center St. & Icg Rr On Elevator (Lat: 40.990306 Lon: -89.034806), Type: Bant, Structure height: 17 m, Overall height: 23 m, Call Sign: WQBA821, Licensee ID: L00025032
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.3200 MHzGrant Date: 09/10/2004, Expiration Date: 03/10/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2005, Certifier: Jerry RuffRegistrant: Jerry Ruff, R.R. 2, Streator, IL 61364, Phone: (815) 358-2282, Fax: (815) 854-2411, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Long Point, Lat: 41.013000 Lon: -88.891944, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WQHX870
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/29/2007, Expiration Date: 11/29/2017, Certifier: Donna J OlsonRegistrant: Olson, Donna J, 7095 W. Waupecan Road, Verona, IL 60479, Phone: (815) 287-2500, Email:
  • LONG POINT, 3066 East 2550 North Road (Lat: 40.994333 Lon: -88.871722), Type: Mast, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WQQW297
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHz, 6197.24 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/13/2023, Certifier: Charles ClearyRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WA9VCT, Licensee ID: L00212347, Grant Date: 08/18/2004, Expiration Date: 11/01/2014, Certifier: Leroy H Albertson, Registrant: Leroy H Albertson, 502 Morgan St, Long Point, IL 61333

Most common first names in Long Point, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William781.7 years
Ernest376.0 years
John376.0 years
Helen373.7 years
George382.7 years
Donald374.4 years
Paul381.3 years
Charles276.0 years
Clarence290.0 years
Glen268.5 years
Most common last names in Long Point, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Beutke477.8 years
Maddux490.5 years
Stokes486.0 years
Jenkins391.7 years
Colravy370.7 years
Ensign382.7 years
Miller378.3 years
Rittenhouse377.0 years
Steinke390.3 years
Kaminke293.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (97%)
  • Electricity (2%)

Long Point compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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