Loraine, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 311 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.3%
 
Males: 137  (44.1%)
Females: 174  (55.9%)
Median resident age:  47.4 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 62349.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $45,312 (it was $41,875 in 2000)
Loraine:

$45,312
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,295 (it was $17,333 in 2000)

Loraine village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $91,597 (it was $38,800 in 2000)
Loraine:

$91,597
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $82,011; Detached houses: $77,972; Mobile homes: $134,223

Median gross rent in 2016: $658.

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  • Races in Loraine, IL (2010)

    Loraine races chart
    • 30898.4%White alone
    • 31.0%Two or more races
    • 20.6%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Loraine: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (43.1%), American (22.4%), Irish (9.5%), French (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/08/1901

Elevation: 642 feet

Land area: 0.85 square miles.

Population density: 368 people per square mile   (very low).

Loraine,IL real estate house value index trend

Loraine, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Loraine:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Loraine village:

  • Never married: 15.9%
  • Now married: 58.8%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 13.2%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Loraine, Illinois as of November 20, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Loraine to the number of sex offenders is 101 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,333 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $645 (0.9%)

Loraine satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (87.2 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (117.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (218.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mendon, IL (2.3 miles ), West Point, IL (2.7 miles) , Lima, IL (2.9 miles) , Coatsburg, IL (3.0 miles ), Ursa, IL (3.1 miles ), Bowen, IL (3.2 miles ), Golden, IL (3.4 miles ), Camp Point, IL (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.15 N, Longitude: 91.22 W

Area code: 217

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

4.6%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+9.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Material moving occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Loraine, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Loraine-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the Loraine village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/30/1973, a category F3 tornado 16.4 miles away from the village center .

Earthquake activity:

Loraine-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 213.8 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 200.6 miles away from Loraine 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 225.7 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 237.9 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 214.7 miles away from Loraine center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 199.1 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).
Loraine topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Loraine:

  • NORTH ADAMS HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MENDON, IL)
  • GOLDEN GOOD SHEPHERD HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GOLDEN, IL)
  • TIMBER POINT HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CAMP POINT, IL)

Amtrak station near Loraine:

  • 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 Loraine:

  • Western Illinois University (about 36 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 72 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 83 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • Indian Hills Community College (about 88 miles; Ottumwa, IA; FT enrollment: 4,034)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 91 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 91 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)

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

Cemeteries: Loraine Old Cemetery (1), Loraine New Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Loraine: Paulton Park (1). 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 17.0 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 17.4 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 17.9 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 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.9%
(7.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 75.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  68.5%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.9%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Illinois average:

12.1

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

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Religion statistics for Loraine 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:
Here:

48.9%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Loraine:

45.0%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Loraine:

29.8
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.1%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.7%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

39.0%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Loraine:

55.2%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.1%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Loraine, 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$300
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$156
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$220
Water Supply 0$0 1$850
Totals for Government 0$0 10$1,526

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $18,000 ($57.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($54.66)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($51.45)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($51.45)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($22.51)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,000 ($41.80)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $21,000 ($67.52)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($25.72)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($12.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($96.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $33,000 ($106.11)
    Highways: $10,000 ($32.15)
  • Tax - Property: $4,000 ($12.86)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $244,000 ($784.57)

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 Loraine:

  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KOKX (1310 AM; 1 kW; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • 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.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Loraine:

  • WGEM-FM (105.1 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY NEWSPAPERS, INC.)
  • WQUB (90.3 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY UNIVERSITY CORPORATION)
  • KRRY (100.9 FM; CANTON, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQKQ (92.1 FM; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQCY (103.9 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WGCA-FM (88.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: GREAT COMMISSION BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WCOY (99.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: DAVID M. LISTER)
  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WIUW (89.5 FM; WARSAW, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • KRXL (94.5 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • WCEZ (93.9 FM; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: DANA R. WITHERS)
  • KICK-FM (97.9 FM; PALMYRA, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPWQ (106.7 FM; MOUNT STERLING, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMDY (90.9 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KZZK (105.9 FM; NEW LONDON, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Loraine:

  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53BP (Channel 53; 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)
  • W36BS (Channel 36; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W61CO (Channel 61; 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)
  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WQEC (Channel 27; QUINCY, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WGEM-TV (Channel 10; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • K40GO (Channel 40; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W65CZ (Channel 65; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W67DR (Channel 67; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W45BM (Channel 45; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • K60CL (Channel 60; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: CHRIST VISION, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Steven Mejia, Cr2903n And Il Hwy 336 (Lat: 40.180389 Lon: -91.192083), Type: 106.4, Overall height: 100.6 m, Registrant: 7327440652, , 26 YOLANDA DRIVE

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB9MXO, Grant Date: 03/08/1996, Expiration Date: 03/08/2006, Cancellation Date: 03/11/2008, Registrant: Rosemary E Jenkins, Rr 1 Box 195, Loraine, IL 62349
  • Call Sign: N9AYP, Grant Date: 11/14/1997, Expiration Date: 11/14/2007, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2009, Registrant: Louis L Irvin, Log Home, Loraine, IL 62349-0386
  • Call Sign: KC9CRU, Licensee ID: L00594603, Grant Date: 05/07/2013, Expiration Date: 11/14/2022, Certifier: Randall L Roberts, Registrant: Randall L Roberts, 624 Main St, Loraine, IL 62349
  • Call Sign: KC9LCN, Licensee ID: L01258515, Grant Date: 03/19/2007, Expiration Date: 03/19/2017, Certifier: Gary E Dittmer, Registrant: Gary E Dittmer, 1430 E County Rd 0, Loraine, IL 62349

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: DANIEL CLAIR ZENITH 750 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-200A (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 910DC , Serial Number: 75-8535, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 01/07/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel Clair, 1451 N 2800th Ave, Loraine, IL 62349

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Loraine, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George773.2 years
William779.6 years
Anna585.2 years
John580.4 years
Walter570.2 years
Dorothy476.3 years
Harold471.3 years
Mary474.5 years
Ruth484.4 years
Arthur374.7 years
Most common last names in Loraine, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jenkins879.5 years
Smith778.4 years
Wear578.2 years
Pittman481.0 years
Ruffcorn462.0 years
Sherrick493.9 years
Shrader482.5 years
Wilcox477.8 years
Irvin382.3 years
Eicken383.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Loraine 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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