Mound Station, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 120 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.5%
 
Males: 59  (49.7%)
Females: 61  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  43.1 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 62375

Estimated median household income in 2016: $65,650 (it was $46,250 in 2000)
Mound Station:

$65,650
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,392 (it was $17,413 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $71,485 (it was $28,000 in 2000)
Mound Station:

$71,485
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $57,967; Detached houses: $57,708

Median gross rent in 2016: $447.

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    • 12199.2%White alone
    • 10.8%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mound Station: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (46.2%), Irish (20.0%), American (7.7%), English (4.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/23/1901

Land area: 0.52 square miles.

Population density: 232 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Mound Station:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mound Station village:

  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 66.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

1 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.8%
Illinois:

12.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,300 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $800 (1.5%)

Mound Station satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, IL (66.8 miles , pop. 111,454).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (101.3 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (209.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Clayton, IL (2.1 miles ), Mount Sterling, IL (2.5 miles ), Camp Point, IL (3.2 miles ), Golden, IL (3.2 miles ), Camden, IL (3.4 miles) , La Prairie, IL (3.4 miles) , Ripley, IL (3.5 miles) , Versailles, IL (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 40.01 N, Longitude: 90.88 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 217

Mound Station household income distribution Mound Station home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -20 (-13.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (37%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (35%)
  • Wholesale trade (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (24%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (33%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (33%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (2%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (2%)

Average climate in Mound Station, Illinois

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Tornado activity:

Mound Station-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/30/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.7 miles away from the Mound Station village center .

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.4 miles away from the village center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mound Station-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 192.9 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 179.6 miles away from Mound Station 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 209.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 217.3 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 193.7 miles away from Mound Station center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 178.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Brown County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Mound Station:

  • HERITAGE HEALTH-MOUNT STERLING (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MOUNT STERLING, IL)
  • TIMBER POINT HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CAMP POINT, IL)
  • GOLDEN GOOD SHEPHERD HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GOLDEN, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mound Station:

  • Western Illinois University (about 34 miles; Macomb, IL; Full-time enrollment: 10,755)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 58 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 70 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 70 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • Lewis and Clark Community College (about 82 miles; Godfrey, IL; FT enrollment: 4,189)
  • Bradley University (about 82 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Illinois Central College (about 87 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)

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Brown County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 2.5%
(2.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.0%
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:

6.0
Illinois average:

12.1

Mound Station travel time to work - commute Mound Station mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mound Station village (based on Brown County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,6761
Mainline Protestant8085
Evangelical Protestant5325
Other4-
None3,917-
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: 3
Brown County:

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Brown County:

6.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Here:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Brown County:

27.7%
Illinois:

25.2%
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$75
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$75
Water Supply 0$0 2$225
Totals for Government 0$0 10$375

Mound Station government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $45,000 ($375.00)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($91.67)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($50.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($41.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($8.33)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($8.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $6,000 ($50.00)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($8.33)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($50.00)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($8.33)

Mound Station government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($16.67)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $14,000 ($116.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $12,000 ($100.00)
    Highways: $4,000 ($33.33)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($41.67)

Mound Station government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($83.33)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $8,000 ($66.67)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $2,000 ($16.67)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $46,000 ($383.33)

5.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,840 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
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 Adams County, IL  0.90% ($34,944 average AGI)
from Schuyler County, IL  0.50% ($57,000)


4.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,135 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
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 Adams County, IL  0.95% ($26,579 average AGI)
to Pike County, IL  0.55% ($56,364)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mound Station:

  • 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)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mound Station:

  • WPWQ (106.7 FM; MOUNT STERLING, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKXQ (92.5 FM; RUSHVILLE, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGEM-FM (105.1 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY NEWSPAPERS, INC.)
  • WIPA (89.3 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • WQUB (90.3 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY UNIVERSITY CORPORATION)
  • WCOY (99.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WQCY (103.9 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WGCA-FM (88.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: GREAT COMMISSION BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KRRY (100.9 FM; CANTON, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WJEQ (102.7 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS BROADCASTING INC)
  • WRMS-FM (94.3 FM; BEARDSTOWN, IL; Owner: CONNER FAMILY BROADCASTING INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mound Station:

  • 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)
  • WGEM-TV (Channel 10; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQEC (Channel 27; QUINCY, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WMEC (Channel 22; MACOMB, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Wood (5%)

Mound Station compared to Illinois state average:

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