Macomb, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 19,265 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.8%
 
Males: 9,454  (49.1%)
Females: 9,811  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  23.6 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61455.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,820 (it was $25,994 in 2000)
Macomb:

$26,820
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,749 (it was $13,470 in 2000)

Macomb city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,056 (it was $66,700 in 2000)
Macomb:

$90,056
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $669.

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  • Races in Macomb, IL (2013)

    Macomb races chart
    • 15,93182.5%White alone
    • 1,5177.9%Black alone
    • 7824.0%Hispanic
    • 6393.3%Asian alone
    • 3191.7%Two or more races
    • 300.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Macomb: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.4%), Irish (14.0%), English (8.3%), United States (8.1%), Polish (3.9%), Italian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/23/1882

Elevation: 705 feet

Land area: 9.85 square miles.

Population density: 1,956 people per square mile   (low).

Macomb, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Macomb:

  • High school or higher: 94.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 23.3%
  • Unemployed: 16.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Macomb city:

  • Never married: 59.1%
  • Now married: 27.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

943 residents are foreign born (2.4% Asia, 1.0% Europe, 0.5% Africa).

This city:

4.9%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Macomb, Illinois as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Macomb to the number of sex offenders is 1,070 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,276 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,647 (2.0%)

Macomb satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (58.7 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (128.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (182.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bardolph, IL (2.5 miles ), Colchester, IL (2.6 miles ), Good Hope, IL (2.6 miles ), Sciota, IL (2.8 miles) , Tennessee, IL (3.0 miles) , Adair, IL (3.1 miles ), Industry, IL (3.1 miles ), Bushnell, IL (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $126,400
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $179,800
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $190,800
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 2008: 59 buildings, average cost: $138,200
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,400
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $148,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.46 N, Longitude: 90.67 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,326 (+22.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 6,221 (79.3%)

Area code: 309

Macomb household income distribution Macomb home values distribution

Crime rates in Macomb by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 18181825191333558913
per 100,000 97.097.096.8132.5101.269.916.316.025.325.441.446.767.5
Robberies 533314311203923
per 100,000 26.916.216.115.95.321.516.35.35.1101.7201.610.415.6
Assaults 14111511515917556222624113739
per 100,000 759.8619.7618.7842.4931.7301.3119.4139.0121.65.15.2191.8202.6
Burglaries 109126126111107743831388412466117
per 100,000 587.3679.0677.9588.1569.7398.1206.3165.8192.5427.0641.0342.2607.9
Thefts 326275275246245302330367372352350344277
per 100,000 1,756.71,481.81,479.41,303.41,304.41,624.81,791.31,962.51,884.91,789.21,809.21,783.41,439.3
Auto thefts 1315159201810168585
per 100,000 70.180.880.747.7106.596.854.35.330.440.725.841.526.0
Arson 1114722020000
per 100,000 5.45.45.421.237.310.810.90.010.10.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 329.4296.9296.4349.6343.2207.4122.8123.3127.6145.4198.7164.8187.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Macomb detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 30 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.8%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -1,592 (-7.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Macomb, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Macomb-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 63% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.7 miles away from the Macomb city center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Macomb-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 203.6 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 186.9 miles away from Macomb 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 230.9 miles away from the city 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 235.9 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 204.0 miles away from Macomb center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 188.8 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 McDonough County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Birthplace of: Marcus Dunstan - Film director, Mark Waller (politician) - Politician, John M. Sullivan - Politician, Bill Senn - Football player, James E. Bistor - Tax resister, Michael Norman - Writer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Macomb:

  • MC DONOUGH DISTRICT HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 525 EAST GRANT STREET)
  • MDH HOSPICE,THE (525 E GRANT ST)
  • FMC - MACOMB (523 EAST GRANT STREET)
  • MDH HOME HEALTH CARE (525 EAST GRANT STREET)
  • COUNTRYVIEW CC OF MACOMB (400 WEST GRANT STREET)
  • ELMS, THE (1212 MADELYN AVENUE)
  • HEARTLAND OF MACOMB (8 DOCTORS LANE)
  • WESLEY VILLAGE (1200 EAST GRANT STREET)
  • WESLEY VILLAGE HEALTH CARE CTR (1200 EAST GRANT STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Macomb:

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Amtrak station:

MACOMB (120 E. CALHOUN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

College/University in Macomb:

  • Western Illinois University (Full-time enrollment: 10,755; Location: 1 University Circle; Public; Website: www.wiu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Macomb:

  • Southeastern Community College (about 36 miles; West Burlington, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,251)
  • Bradley University (about 59 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Illinois Central College (about 63 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Black Hawk College (about 72 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • Augustana College (about 73 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 74 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 75 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)

Public high schools in Macomb:

Public elementary/middle schools in Macomb:

Private elementary/middle schools in Macomb:

  • ST PAUL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 160; Location: 322 W WASHINGTON ST; Grades: PK - 6)
  • CALVARY BAPTIST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 50; Location: 1315 MAPLE AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Macomb, School District: MACOMB COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT 185

Library in Macomb:

  • MACOMB PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $455,515; Location: 235 SOUTH LAFAYETTE STREET; 56,626 books; 8 e-books; 3,458 audio materials; 392 video materials; 19 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 147 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Macomb: Macomb Country Club (A), Macomb City Waterworks (B), Camp Chic-A-Gami (C), O L Champion Golf Course (D), Macomb City Hall (E), McDonough County Courthouse (F), Bayliss Hall (G), Bennett Hall (H), Brooks Cultural Center (I), Brophy Hall (J), Browne Hall (K), Corbin Hall (L), Currens Hall (M), Eisenhower Tower (N), Garwood Hall (O), Henninger Hall (P), Higgins Hall (Q), Horrabin Hall (R), Hursh Hall (S), Knoblauch Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Macomb include: Calvary Baptist Church (A), Church of Christ (B), Church of God Abrahamic Faith (C), Church of the Nazarene (D), Covenant Presbyterian Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), First Christian Church (G), First Church of Christ Scientist (H), First Missionary Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oakwood Cemetery (1), Saint Pauls Cemetery (2), Simpson Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Ruth (A), Spring Lake (B), Lake Michale (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Macomb include: Patton Park (1), Downing Park (2), Chandler Park (3), Compton Park (4), Hanson Field (5), Everly Park (6), Glenwood Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Amerihost Inn - Macomb (1646 N Lafayette St) (1), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (1655 E Jackson) (2), Econo Lodge Macomb (1414 West Jackson Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: McDonough - Teen Court (1 Courthouse Square) (1), Derry's Mobile Home Court (1513 East Jackson) (2), McDonough County - Teen Court (1 Courthouse) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

McDonough County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

SCIOTA CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
VICTORY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-16-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-16-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-18-2007), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-22-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-05-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-27-2006), St Public Notif issued (FEB-27-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2006)
USELTON OIL COMPANY LTD (Population served: 50, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-18-2009)
HORNFIELD CAMPUS WIU (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Macomb that have no violations reported:

  • SCOTLAND TRINITY CHURCH (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LUDLUMS FOOD MART (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • MACOMB MUNICIPAL AIRPORT (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.0%
(30.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.7% for Black residents, 80.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 82.4% for American Indian residents, 40.0% for other race residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  38.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Macomb in 2010:

  • 3,680 people in college/university student housing
  • 278 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 5 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Macomb in 2000:

  • 4,359 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 304 people in nursing homes
  • 34 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 21 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Macomb, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Macomb compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Macomb (2011 data):

  • MidAmerica National Bank: North Side Square Branch, Auto Facility, West Facility. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $320.9 mil, Deposits: $265.0 mil, headquarters in Canton, IL, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Midamerica National Bancshares, Inc.
  • Morton Community Bank: Branch, West Jackson Branch, East Branch. Info updated 2010/12/15: Bank assets: $2,667.0 mil, Deposits: $2,086.4 mil, headquarters in Morton, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Community Bancorp, Inc. Esop And Trust
  • Heartland Bank and Trust Company: 430 W Jackson St Branch at 430 West Jackson Street, branch established on 1917/01/01; Macomb East Branch at 1700 East Jackson Street, branch established on 2010/08/20. 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.
  • First State Bank of Illinois: Macomb Branch at 500 East Jackson, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2009/01/06: Bank assets: $256.0 mil, Deposits: $208.6 mil, headquarters in La Harpe, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Macomb Walmart Branch at 1730 E Jackson Road, branch established on 2007/07/21. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Schuyler State Bank: Macomb Branch at 1661 East Jackson Street, branch established on 2006/09/15. Info updated 2008/07/23: Bank assets: $51.6 mil, Deposits: $45.1 mil, headquarters in Rushville, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Schuyler Bancorp, Inc.
  • First Bankers Trust Company, National Association: Union Bank/West Branch at 440 North Lafayette Street, branch established on 1909/01/01. Info updated 2009/12/07: Bank assets: $713.7 mil, Deposits: $593.8 mil, headquarters in Quincy, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: First Bankers Trustshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Macomb, Illinois:

  • Super 8, 313 University Dr, Macomb, IL 61455 , Phone: (309) 836-8888, Fax: (309) 833-2646
  • Americas Best Value Inn Macomb Il#61455, 1414 W Jackson St, Macomb, IL 61455 , Phone: (309) 833-4521, Fax: (309) 836-6090
  • Time Out Motel, 311 University Dr, Macomb, IL 61455 , Phone: (309) 837-4838
  • Star Motel, 1507 E Jackson St, Macomb, IL 61455 , Phone: (309) 837-4817, Fax: (309) 837-6110
  • Days Inn Macomb, 1400 N Lafayette St, Macomb, IL 61455 , Phone: (309) 833-5511, Fax: (309) 836-2926
  • Rodeway Inn Macomb, 1646 N Lafayette, Macomb, IL 61455 , Phone: (309) 837-2220, Fax: (309) 837-1720
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1655 E Jackson, Macomb, IL 61455 , Phone: (309) 836-6700
  • Hampton Inn - Macomb, 1639 E Jackson St, Macomb, IL 61455 , Phone: (309) 837-6000, Fax: (398) 837-6005
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Macomb, Illinois

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Macomb city (based on McDonough County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,38121
Evangelical Protestant4,21027
Other2,1034
Catholic1,4453
Black Protestant571
None20,416-
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: 6
McDonough County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
McDonough County:

5.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

10.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McDonough County:

27.4%
Illinois:

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

11.7%
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
Financial Administration 6$26,973$53,9461$638
Other Government Administration 8$28,381$42,57216$3,463
Judicial and Legal 2$8,761$52,5660$0
Police Protection - Officers 26$132,842$61,3120$0
Police - Other 3$9,294$37,1760$0
Firefighters 20$94,810$56,8860$0
Fire - Other 1$2,491$29,8920$0
Streets and Highways 7$23,369$40,0610$0
Sewerage 6$20,712$41,4241$286
Water Supply 14$46,888$40,1901$819
Other and Unallocable 3$12,500$50,0001$1,111
Totals for Government 96$407,021$50,87820$6,317

Macomb government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $691,000 ($35.87)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,909,000 ($202.91)
    Regular Highways: $1,956,000 ($101.53)
    Central Staff Services: $1,891,000 ($98.16)
    Police Protection: $1,863,000 ($96.70)
    Water Utilities: $1,583,000 ($82.17)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,316,000 ($68.31)
    Sewerage: $984,000 ($51.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $577,000 ($29.95)
    General Public Buildings: $363,000 ($18.84)
    Financial Administration: $243,000 ($12.61)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $137,000 ($7.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($0.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $88,000 ($4.57)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,679,000 ($242.88)

Macomb government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,622,000 ($84.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $544,000 ($28.24)
    All Other: $520,000 ($26.99)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,172,000 ($60.84)
    Public Welfare: $106,000 ($5.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $364,000 ($18.89)
    General Revenue, NEC: $208,000 ($10.80)
    Interest Earnings: $192,000 ($9.97)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,103,000 ($109.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,108,000 ($265.14)
    All Other: $1,828,000 ($94.89)
    Highways: $1,303,000 ($67.64)
    Public Welfare: $178,000 ($9.24)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $622,000 ($32.29)
    Property: $575,000 ($29.85)
    Other License: $226,000 ($11.73)

Macomb government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,311,000 ($119.96)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,208,000 ($114.61)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,136,000 ($58.97)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,033,000 ($53.62)

Macomb government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,513,000 ($389.98)

6.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
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 Cook County, IL  0.55% ($19,500 average AGI)
from Fulton County, IL  0.48% ($28,040)
from Hancock County, IL  0.43% ($26,533)


8.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,894 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.02%
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 Cook County, IL  0.52% ($22,745 average AGI)
to Fulton County, IL  0.52% ($28,636)
to Hancock County, IL  0.38% ($32,875)

Strongest AM radio stations in Macomb:

  • WLRB (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5 kW; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Macomb:

  • WIUM (91.3 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WKAI-FM (100.1 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W209AL (89.7 FM; MACOMB, ETC., IL; Owner: H.O.P.E. BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W213AH (90.5 FM; MACOMB, ETC., IL; Owner: H.O.P.E. BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIUS (88.3 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WJEQ (102.7 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS BROADCASTING INC)
  • WTND-LP (106.3 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: T AND D COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNLF (95.9 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: NANCY L. FOSTER)
  • WLMD (104.7 FM; BUSHNELL, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMQZ (104.1 FM; COLCHESTER, IL; Owner: COLCHESTER RADIO, INC.)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: DAVID M. LISTER)
  • WKXQ (92.5 FM; RUSHVILLE, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Macomb:

  • WMEC (Channel 22; MACOMB, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Macomb fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $333,000Total costs
  • 11,100Total average daily traffic
  • 987Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,366Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Macomb)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Macomb, IL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 86 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Macomb)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Macomb)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Service Call: 5

Incident types - Macomb

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Macomb, IL
Most common first names in Macomb, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary16281.0 years
John11077.1 years
William9476.8 years
Charles8777.1 years
Robert8672.3 years
Dorothy7982.6 years
James7375.9 years
Ruth7284.8 years
George6776.6 years
Helen6681.7 years
Most common last names in Macomb, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5578.2 years
Miller3781.7 years
Johnson3275.3 years
Brown3078.7 years
Wilson3078.5 years
Jones2982.3 years
Martin2880.8 years
Davis2774.6 years
Hall2776.7 years
Foster2781.7 years
Businesses in Macomb, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets9
AutoZone1Maurices1
Best Western1McDonald's2
Buffalo Wild Wings1New Balance1
Burger King2Nike5
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Curves1RadioShack1
DHL1Rodeway Inn1
Dairy Queen1SAS Shoes1
Days Inn1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
FedEx4Super 81
Ford1Taco Bell1
GameStop1Toyota1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hardee's1UPS3
Hilton1Vans1
JCPenney1Walgreens1
Jimmy John's1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
Kmart1YMCA1
Lane Furniture1

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  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Educational services (population 5,000+)"
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  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Life, physical, and social science occupations:"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Life, physical, and social science occupations:"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very short commute times (9 minutes or less) (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
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