Maroa, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 1,756 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.2%
 
Males: 870  (49.6%)
Females: 886  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 61756.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,308 (it was $41,615 in 2000)
Maroa:

$49,308
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,129 (it was $18,308 in 2000)

Maroa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $88,094 (it was $60,100 in 2000)
Maroa:

$88,094
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $118,381; Detached houses: $111,430; Mobile homes: $127,038

Median gross rent in 2016: $542.

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  • Races in Maroa, IL (2010)

    Maroa races chart
    • 1,71595.2%White alone
    • 392.2%Hispanic
    • 251.4%Two or more races
    • 80.4%Black alone
    • 80.4%American Indian alone
    • 50.3%Asian alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Maroa: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.9%), English (12.4%), American (12.0%), Irish (5.9%), European (4.1%), Swedish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/13/1889

Elevation: 721 feet

Land area: 0.67 square miles.

Population density: 2,608 people per square mile   (average).

Maroa,IL real estate house value index trend

Maroa, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Maroa:

  • High school or higher: 89.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Maroa city:

  • Never married: 25.4%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

13 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Illinois:

13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Maroa, Illinois as of November 17, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Maroa to the number of sex offenders is 859 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 2016: $2,373 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,265 (1.7%)

Maroa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, IL (12.8 miles , pop. 81,860).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (119.4 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (141.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Forsyth, IL (2.8 miles ), Clinton, IL (2.8 miles ), Argenta, IL (2.8 miles ), Kenney, IL (2.9 miles ), Oreana, IL (2.9 miles ), Warrensburg, IL (3.0 miles ), Latham, IL (3.5 miles ), Chestnut, IL (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $67,800
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $92,400
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $237,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $332,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.04 N, Longitude: 88.95 W

Area code: 217

Maroa household income distribution Maroa home values distribution

Crime rates in Maroa by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 110102000001001
per 100,000 60.563.00.063.50.0128.20.00.00.00.00.056.00.00.057.9
Robberies 001100006200000
per 100,000 0.00.064.563.50.00.00.00.0390.1110.70.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 225834010021341
per 100,000 120.9125.9322.4507.6191.9256.40.065.00.00.0111.056.0170.9229.257.9
Burglaries 101042885047555411
per 100,000 604.6629.7257.9126.9511.8512.8324.70.0260.1387.6277.5279.8284.9229.2636.9
Theft 2828161312281111131577869
per 100,000 1,692.91,763.21,031.6824.9767.81,794.9714.3715.2845.3830.6388.5391.7455.8343.8521.1
Auto thefts 221102000100000
per 100,000 120.9125.964.563.50.0128.20.00.00.055.40.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000010000121001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.064.00.00.00.00.055.4111.056.00.00.057.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 200.1208.4154.4218.3104.9271.851.341.6169.198.057.291.272.475.6123.3

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Crime rate in Maroa detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Illinois average:

2.81
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +60 (+3.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Maroa, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Maroa-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Maroa city center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 tornado 21.5 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Maroa-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 123.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 101.7 miles away from Maroa 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 155.2 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 123.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 110.1 miles away from Maroa 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 201.0 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 Macon County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Maroa topographic map

Birthplace of: Dean O'Banion - Mob boss, Franklin C. McLean - Physician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Maroa:

  • MANOR COURT OF CLINTON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CLINTON, IL)
  • DR JOHN WARNER HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; CLINTON, IL)
  • HICKORY POINT CHRISTIAN VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FORSYTH, IL)
  • ALLEN COURT (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CLINTON, IL)
  • SPRING CREEK TERRACE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; DECATUR, IL)
  • DECATUR MEM HOSP HOME HLTH SVS (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; DECATUR, IL)
  • VNA HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; DECATUR, IL)

Operable nuclear power plant near Maroa:

  • 8 miles: Clinton in Clinton, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Maroa:

  • Richland Community College (about 12 miles; Decatur, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,434)
  • Millikin University (about 14 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 32 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois State University (about 33 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 35 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Parkland College (about 36 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 39 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)

Public elementary/middle schools in Maroa:

See full list of schools located in Maroa

Library in Maroa:

  • MAROA PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $112,552; Location: 305 EAST GARFIELD STREET; 19,235 books; 980 audio materials; 1,441 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 7 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Maroa Christian Church, 430 E. Main St. should be listed as one of the churches in town. I didn't see a listing for any churches.

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

Macon 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 55.4. This is better than average.

City:

55.4
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.65
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.80
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.0%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 24.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.0%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.8%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Maroa, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Maroa (2011 data):

  • Scott State Bank: Maroa Branch at 101 East Main Street, branch established on 1951/07/16. Info updated 2011/07/06: Bank assets: $94.8 mil, Deposits: $78.7 mil, headquarters in Bethany, IL, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Scott Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Maroa city (based on Macon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant24,55692
Mainline Protestant11,98241
Catholic11,4515
Other4,49011
Black Protestant1,69914
Orthodox1251
None56,465-
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: 13
Macon County:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Macon County:

3.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 62
Here:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Macon County:

28.7%
Illinois:

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

12.4%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Maroa:

47.9%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.9%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Maroa:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.9%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Maroa:

10.0%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.7%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

54.3%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.7%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Maroa, 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$1,817
Other Government Administration 0$0 13$3,584
Police Protection - Officers 4$14,852$44,55610$2,001
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$418
Sewerage 1$3,213$38,5560$0
Water Supply 1$2,388$28,6560$0
Totals for Government 6$20,453$40,90625$7,820

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $176,000 ($100.23)
    Water Utilities: $159,000 ($90.55)
    Financial Administration: $95,000 ($54.10)
    General - Other: $48,000 ($27.33)
    Regular Highways: $46,000 ($26.20)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($3.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $28,000 ($15.95)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.57)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.57)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $216,000 ($123.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($5.13)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $80,000 ($45.56)
    Interest Earnings: $25,000 ($14.24)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $248,000 ($141.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $166,000 ($94.53)
    Highways: $46,000 ($26.20)
  • Tax - Property: $171,000 ($97.38)
    Public Utilities: $52,000 ($29.61)
    NEC: $6,000 ($3.42)

Maroa government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $155,000 ($88.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $140,000 ($79.73)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($8.54)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $755,000 ($429.95)

4.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,479 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.02%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($277 average AGI)
Macon County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sangamon County, IL  0.25% ($30,459 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.19% ($26,687)
from Christian County, IL  0.16% ($36,159)


4.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,384 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($359 average AGI)
Macon County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sangamon County, IL  0.29% ($34,714 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.24% ($29,614)
to Champaign County, IL  0.19% ($37,951)

Strongest AM radio stations in Maroa:

  • WSOY (1340 AM; 1 kW; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WDZ (1050 AM; 1 kW; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Maroa:

  • WDKR (107.3 FM; MAROA, IL; Owner: WDKR, INC.)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WSOY-FM (102.9 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; MOUNT ZION, IL; Owner: TECHNICOM, INC.)
  • WMHX (93.9 FM; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WEJT, INC.)
  • WNLD (88.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE)
  • WDBR (103.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WZUS (100.9 FM; MACON, IL; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WCZQ (105.5 FM; MONTICELLO, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WUIS (91.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Maroa:

  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W29BG (Channel 29; DECATUR, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCFN (Channel 49; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)

Maroa fatal accident list:

Jul 20, 1997 04:46 AM, 51, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 7, 1990 00:15 AM, Main, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • 14510 Janvrin Road (Lat: 40.036694 Lon: -88.993972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 50.9 m, Call Sign: KNKA778
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 02/05/2008, Expiration Date: 01/22/2018Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • 232 East School Road (42384) (Lat: 40.008417 Lon: -88.953222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: KNKA742
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/2007, Expiration Date: 10/01/2017, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 107 North Walnut St (Lat: 40.041972 Lon: -88.954528), Call Sign: KUS691
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.980 MHzGrant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 11/16/2022Registrant: Maroa Countryside Fire Protection District, Maroa, IL 61756, Phone: (217) 794-3375, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Maroa)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: SOCATA TB-20 TRINIDAD (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 103U , Serial Number: 585, Year manufactured: 1986, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1994
    Registrant (Corporation): Tk Hoffman Trucking Inc, 1983 Redbud Rd, Maroa, IL 61756
  • Aircraft: TRAVIS HOFFMAN STOL CH 750 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 319TH , Serial Number: 75-8421, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 07/03/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Travis Hoffman, 1983 Redbud Rd, Maroa, IL 61756
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3F-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 4AC176B SER (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 33159 , Serial Number: 5878, Year manufactured: 1940
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond Pulliam, , Maroa, IL 61756
  • Aircraft: QUICKSILVER SPORT II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 60428 , Serial Number: 867
    Registrant (Individual): Terry Hoffman, 1073 Us Highway 51, Maroa, IL 61756
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/24/1976
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 99174 , Serial Number: 1797, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/23/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert C Griffin, Po Box 226, Maroa, IL 61756, Other Owners: James E Ross

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$83,380
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 25

Incident types - Maroa

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Maroa, IL
Most common first names in Maroa, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George1976.8 years
William1782.1 years
Mary1680.9 years
James1669.1 years
John1675.1 years
Ruth1378.8 years
Robert1275.8 years
Charles1278.8 years
Mildred974.9 years
Paul874.2 years
Most common last names in Maroa, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Stoutenborou981.2 years
Braden985.4 years
Gardner883.7 years
Hoffman783.1 years
Shaw781.4 years
Agee682.8 years
Cooper677.0 years
Miller677.7 years
Osborn682.2 years
Wikoff679.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Maroa compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 above state average.
There are 3 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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