Makanda, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 547 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +30.5%
Males: 276  (50.5%)
Females: 271  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  49.7 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 62958.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $77,163 (it was $41,607 in 2000)
Makanda:

$77,163
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $53,073 (it was $20,937 in 2000)

Makanda village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $126,432 (it was $71,300 in 2000)
Makanda:

$126,432
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $751.

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  • Races in Makanda, IL (2010)

    Makanda races chart
    • 48185.7%White alone
    • 376.6%Asian alone
    • 203.6%Black alone
    • 152.7%Hispanic
    • 81.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Makanda: 86.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (11.3%), Irish (10.1%), English (7.9%), Welsh (4.8%), Swedish (4.0%), Dutch (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/07/1888

Elevation: 437 feet

Land area: 4.33 square miles.

Population density: 126 people per square mile   (very low).

Makanda,IL real estate house value index trend

Makanda, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Makanda:

  • High school or higher: 98.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 57.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 29.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Makanda village:

  • Never married: 33.1%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

41 residents are foreign born

This village:

7.3%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Makanda, Illinois as of June 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Makanda to the number of sex offenders is 111 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,735 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,036 (2.0%)

Makanda satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (89.0 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (303.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Alto Pass, IL (2.4 miles ), Cobden, IL (2.4 miles ), Carbondale, IL (2.7 miles ), Anna, IL (3.3 miles ), Jonesboro, IL (3.4 miles ), Murphysboro, IL (3.4 miles ), Crainville, IL (3.6 miles ), Carterville, IL (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 37.62 N, Longitude: 89.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 618

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

5.2%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +92 (+28.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Information (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (32%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Makanda, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Makanda-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/18/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.0 miles away from the Makanda village center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.7 miles away from the village center killed 10 people and injured 181 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Makanda-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 73% 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 93.2 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 35.4 miles away from Makanda center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.9 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 83.2 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 110.7 miles away from Makanda center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.0 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 Jackson County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Makanda topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Makanda:

  • VILLAGE INN-COBDEN (Hospital, about 7 miles away; COBDEN, IL)
  • COBDEN REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; COBDEN, IL)
  • FMC - CARBONDALE (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; CARBONDALE, IL)
  • HELIA HEALTHCARE OF CARBONDALE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CARBONDALE, IL)
  • QUALITY LIFE SERVICES HOME HEALTH (Hospital, about 8 miles away; CARBONDALE, IL)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF CARBONDALE Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; CARBONDALE, IL)
  • CARBONDALE REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CARBONDALE, IL)

Amtrak station near Makanda:

  • 8 miles: CARBONDALE (401 S. ILLINOIS AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Makanda:

  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (about 8 miles; Carbondale, IL; Full-time enrollment: 14,539)
  • John A Logan College (about 12 miles; Carterville, IL; FT enrollment: 3,995)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 27 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • Rend Lake College (about 40 miles; Ina, IL; FT enrollment: 2,778)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 51 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)
  • Kaskaskia College (about 66 miles; Centralia, IL; FT enrollment: 3,867)
  • Mineral Area College (about 71 miles; Park Hills, MO; FT enrollment: 2,837)

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Church in Makanda: Oak Grove Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Zimmerman Cemetery (1), Lirley Cemetery (2), Evergreen Cemetery (3), Wilkins Cemetery (4), Makanda Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Giant City Lodge & Restaurant (460 Giant City Lodge Road).

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 26.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 24.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.2
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.5%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  69.6%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.7%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Makanda village (based on Jackson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,13064
Mainline Protestant5,25030
Other4,41211
Catholic4,2205
Black Protestant1,2477
None30,959-
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: 14
Jackson County:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Jackson County:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 54
Here:

9.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

28.3%
Illinois:

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

9.8%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

56.5%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Makanda:

55.7%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Makanda:

28.1
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Makanda:

15.9%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

4.6%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Makanda:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Makanda:

29.4%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

63.9%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Makanda:

78.4%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Makanda, 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$700
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$2,115
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$2,058
Totals for Government 0$0 11$4,873

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $98,000 ($179.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $23,000 ($42.05)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($5.48)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $46,000 ($84.10)
    Highways: $13,000 ($23.77)
  • Tax - Property: $28,000 ($51.19)
    NEC: $2,000 ($3.66)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $60,000 ($109.69)

9.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,364 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.16%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($166 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.06%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Williamson County, IL  1.25% ($23,926 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.84% ($17,110)
from Perry County, IL  0.37% ($25,767)


10.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,734 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.57%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($169 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.08%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Williamson County, IL  1.41% ($27,864 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.96% ($17,189)
to Perry County, IL  0.36% ($24,211)

Strongest AM radio stations in Makanda:

  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCIL (1020 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: LYLE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGGH (1150 AM; 5 kW; MARION, IL)
  • KZIM (960 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, 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.)
  • WINI (1420 AM; 1 kW; MURPHYSBORO, IL; Owner: RADIO STATION WINI)
  • KAPE (1550 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WIBH (1440 AM; 1 kW; ANNA, IL; Owner: WIBH, INC.)
  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WILY (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Makanda:

  • WCIL-FM (101.5 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: LYLE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUEZ (95.1 FM; CARTERVILLE, IL; Owner: ZRG OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WSIU (91.9 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • KEZS-FM (102.9 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGMO (100.7 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WTAO-FM (105.1 FM; MURPHYSBORO, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKIB (96.5 FM; ANNA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS)
  • WOOZ-FM (99.9 FM; HARRISBURG, IL; Owner: ZIMMER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRCU (90.9 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS, SOUTHEAST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDDD-FM (107.3 FM; MARION, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVZA (92.7 FM; HERRIN, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQUL (97.7 FM; WEST FRANKFORT, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDBX (91.1 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: HETERODYNE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXAN (103.9 FM; AVA, IL; Owner: HAROLD L. LAWDER)
  • WAWJ (90.1 FM; MARION, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KGKS (93.9 FM; SCOTT CITY, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Makanda:

  • KFVS-TV (Channel 12; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSIL-TV (Channel 3; HARRISBURG, IL; Owner: WSIL-TV, INC.)
  • KBSI (Channel 23; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: KBSI LICENSEE L.P.)
  • W10AH (Channel 10; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WTCT (Channel 27; MARION, IL; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • KCGI-CA (Channel 45; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WSIU-TV (Channel 8; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • W15BU (Channel 17; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Makanda fatal accident list:

Sep 12, 2004 03:32 PM, Sr-919, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 2, 1995 04:45 PM, 51, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 500Total average daily traffic
  • 10Total average daily truck traffic
  • 655Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Makanda)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Makanda, IL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (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:

2
  • DK2 to DK1 BH, Lat: 37.609778 Lon: -89.102861, Type: Tank, Structure height: 23.2 m, Overall height: 27.5 m, Call Sign: WQPV983
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/28/2012, Expiration Date: 08/28/2022, Certifier: Isaac C UbanRegistrant: 4siwi, LLC, 3307 W Commercial, Marion, IL 62896, Phone: (618) 997-7494, Fax: (618) 997-3501, Email:
  • ZTO LICK CRK, 620 Hall Church Road (Lat: 37.525556 Lon: -89.099583), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 58.8 m, Overall height: 61.9 m, Call Sign: WQUA845
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/22/2014, Expiration Date: 05/22/2024, Cancellation Date: 09/30/2014, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Poplar Camp Road (Lat: 37.660306 Lon: -89.260083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Call Sign: WRV961
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Sanford L GreenRegistrant: Critical Alert Systems, 1011 East 2nd St, Tyler, TX 75701, Phone: (501) 492-3752, Fax: (903) 595-8844, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Makanda)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: WILKE RICHARD J RANS S-6S (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1029W , Serial Number: 5031496, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 09/03/2006
    Registrant (Co-Owned): William S Hunter, 621 Sheppard Ln, Makanda, IL 62958, Other Owners: Martha S Ellert
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1839C , Serial Number: 25983, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 08/12/1955
    Registrant (Individual): William H Oploh, 602 Raccoon Valley Rd, Makanda, IL 62958
  • Aircraft: AVIAT AIRCRAFT INC A-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 811YD , Serial Number: 2278, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 09/08/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Richard H Thomas, 70 Clay Creek Rd, Makanda, IL 62958
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9520J , Serial Number: 28-3645, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/17/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Laurence C Staples, 3205 N Rocky Comfort Rd, Makanda, IL 62958

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

BUNCOMBE WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 1,059, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-02-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2008), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2008), St BCA signed (MAR-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2008), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2008), St BCA signed (MAR-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2009)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Makanda, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary875.8 years
John768.0 years
James673.7 years
William674.6 years
David567.2 years
George581.2 years
Carl472.2 years
Helen487.7 years
Mildred486.0 years
Margaret479.8 years
Most common last names in Makanda, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Heern1174.3 years
Brewer881.4 years
Forby769.4 years
Smith672.4 years
Allen478.5 years
Rowan463.0 years
Schwartz484.0 years
Cox477.0 years
Davis479.3 years
Sullivan486.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Makanda 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Makanda on our top lists:

  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.