Mount Carmel, Illinois

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Population in 2022: 6,836 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.4%
 
Males: 3,244  (47.5%)
Females: 3,592  (52.5%)
Median resident age:

46.0 years
Illinois median age:

39.1 years

Zip codes: 62863.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $43,739 (it was $31,715 in 2000)
Mount Carmel:

$43,739
IL:

$76,708

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $29,643 (it was $16,391 in 2000)

Mount Carmel city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $88,918 (it was $47,400 in 2000)
Mount Carmel:

$88,918
IL:

$251,600

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $109,269; detached houses: $104,304; mobile homes: $137,992

Median gross rent in 2022: $682.

March 2022 cost of living index in Mount Carmel: 74.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 15.3%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.2% for Black residents, 47.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 12.5% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Mount Carmel, IL (2022)
    • 6,03787.7%White alone
    • 3184.6%Two or more races
    • 2824.1%Hispanic
    • 1031.5%Black alone
    • 1051.5%Asian alone
    • 30.04%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Mount Carmel, Illinois as of April 13, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mount Carmel is 351 to 1.


Crime rates in Mount Carmel by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
7
(96.1)
2
(27.4)
2
(27.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(74.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(13.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.6)
2
(28.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(42.9)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(27.2)
14
(192.2)
22
(301.1)
20
(277.0)
18
(253.5)
19
(268.7)
22
(315.4)
13
(186.2)
24
(345.3)
17
(245.3)
5
(71.6)
1
(14.3)
2
(29.6)
16
(237.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
24
(326.8)
24
(329.5)
39
(533.8)
35
(484.8)
37
(521.1)
38
(537.4)
23
(329.7)
27
(386.7)
36
(518.0)
21
(303.0)
16
(229.0)
8
(114.8)
2
(29.6)
5
(74.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
100
(1,362)
83
(1,139)
235
(3,217)
191
(2,646)
164
(2,310)
112
(1,584)
88
(1,262)
153
(2,191)
177
(2,547)
102
(1,472)
110
(1,574)
61
(875.1)
3
(44.3)
18
(267.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
7
(96.1)
8
(109.5)
8
(110.8)
4
(56.3)
3
(42.4)
2
(28.7)
2
(28.6)
2
(28.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.3)
2
(28.7)
1
(14.8)
1
(14.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(27.5)
3
(41.1)
1
(13.9)
1
(14.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(57.3)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index86.9191.7256.9226.2184.1169.4138.9162.8229.6129.1107.381.210.9124.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Mount Carmel, IL

Crime rate in Mount Carmel detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 19 (12 officers - 11 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Illinois average:

2.84
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Ancestries: American (22.3%), German (21.2%), English (15.5%), Irish (5.3%), European (1.6%), Norwegian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/21/1877

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 4.62 square miles.

Population density: 1,481 people per square mile   (low).

Mount Carmel, Illinois map

193 residents are foreign born (1.9% Asia, 0.8% Latin America).

This city:

2.8%
Illinois:

14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $1,706 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $967 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (32.5 miles , pop. 121,582).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (110.3 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (237.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Keensburg, IL (2.6 miles ),
Bellmont, IL (2.8 miles ),
Allendale, IL (2.9 miles ),
Patoka, IN (3.1 miles ),
Owensville, IN (3.3 miles ),
Princeton, IN (3.4 miles ),
Browns, IL (3.5 miles),
Bone Gap, IL (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 38.41 N, Longitude: 87.77 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +60 (+0.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,447 (48.6%)

Area code: 618

Distribution of median household income in Mount Carmel, IL in 2022
Distribution of house value in Mount Carmel, IL in 2022
Mount Carmel satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2022: 4 buildings, average cost: $399,800
  • 2021: 4 buildings, average cost: $153,800
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,000
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $91,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $510,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $230,600
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $62,400
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $112,900
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $175,200
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $127,400
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $142,900
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $132,200
  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $110,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Mount Carmel, IL residents
Average permit cost in Mount Carmel, IL
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.0%
Illinois:

4.2%
Historical population in Mount Carmel, IL
Historical housing units in Mount Carmel, IL
Most common industries in Mount Carmel, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (8.1%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Construction (5.9%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Mount Carmel, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.3%)
  • Cashiers (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)

Average climate in Mount Carmel, Illinois

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 58.9. This is better than average.

City:

58.9
U.S.:

72.6
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 8.53. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.53
U.S.:

5.11
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2023 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Mount Carmel-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/7/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.5 miles away from the Mount Carmel city center injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 tornado 16.1 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Carmel-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 200% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 6.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 6.9 miles away from Mount Carmel 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 28.8 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) earthquake occurred 29.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 6.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:17, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 9.6 mi) earthquake occurred 6.2 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 Wabash County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Carmel topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Mount Carmel:

  • RIVER OAKS (121 DIVISION STREET)
  • WABASH GENERAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 1418 COLLEGE DRIVE)
  • OAKVIEW HTS CONT C AND REHAB CTR (R R 4 1320 WEST 9TH STREET)
  • SHURTLEFF MANOR RESIDENTIAL (1601 NORTH COLLEGE DRIVE,PO BOX 577)

Airports and heliports located in Mount Carmel:

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College/University in Mount Carmel:

  • Wabash Valley College (Full-time enrollment: 2,142; Location: 2200 College Drive; Public; Website: www.iecc.edu/wvc)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Mount Carmel:

  • Vincennes University (about 24 miles; Vincennes, IN; Full-time enrollment: 9,876)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 32 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • University of Evansville (about 34 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 2,688)
  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 62 miles; Owensboro, KY; FT enrollment: 2,754)
  • Rend Lake College (about 66 miles; Ina, IL; FT enrollment: 2,778)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 75 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Indiana State University (about 76 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)

Public high school in Mount Carmel:

Public elementary/middle schools in Mount Carmel:

Private elementary/middle school in Mount Carmel:

  • ST MARY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 151, Location: 417 CHESTNUT ST, Grades: UG-8)
See full list of schools located in Mount Carmel

Library in Mount Carmel:

  • MOUNT CARMEL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $226,941; Location: 727 NORTH MULBERRY STREET; 61,453 books; 1,315 audio materials; 2,012 video materials; 80 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 64 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • current government website (as of 01/04/07) http://www.cityofmtcarmel.com/ added by the book guy

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mount Carmel: Mount Carmel Ferry (A), Mount Carmel City Building (B), Wabash County Courthouse (C), Mount Carmel Fire Department (D), Mount Carmel Public Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mount Carmel include: Abundant Life New Life Fellowship Church (A), Church of the Nazarene (B), Emmanuel Baptist Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Christian Church (E), First Presbyterian Church (F), Free Methodist Church (G), Gospel Kingdom Church (H), Saint John the Baptist Episcopal Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Beauchamp and Harper Cemetery (1), Lingenfelter Cemetery (2), Rose Hill Cemetery (3), Saint Marys Cemetery (4), Sand Hill Cemetery (5), Highland Memorial Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Frederick Hinde Zimmerman - Real estate businessman, Glenn Goodart - Restaurateur, Harry Hinde - Politician, Jim Harmon - Author and popular culture historian, Kenneth B. Hobson - General, Mark Medoff - Dramatists and playwright, Robert Ridgway - Ornithologist, Bellenden Seymour Hutcheson - Recipient of the Victoria Cross, Gil Mains - Football player.

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

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

  • ST SEBASTIAN CHURCH (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.4%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.3%
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: 0.1% of all households
79 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
9 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
158 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Mount Carmel (2011 data):

  • Wabash Savings Bank: at 400 Chestnut Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $11.4 mil, Deposits: $9.8 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 1 total offices
  • The First National Bank of Carmi: Mount Carmel Branch at 601 Market Street, branch established on 1937/07/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $355.8 mil, Deposits: $320.3 mil, headquarters in Carmi, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Illinois Bancorp, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Allendale: Mount Carmel Facility at 1515 West Ninth Street, branch established on 1984/12/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $165.6 mil, Deposits: $134.2 mil, headquarters in Allendale, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Allendale Bancorp, Inc
  • Old National Bank: 400 Market Street Branch at 400 Market Street, branch established on 1936/11/18. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $8,467.9 mil, Deposits: $6,653.1 mil, headquarters in Evansville, IN, positive income, 195 total offices, Holding Company: Old National Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Mount Carmel:

Marital status in Mount Carmel, IL
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 46.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 20.2%

For population 25 years and over in Mount Carmel:

  • High school or higher: 92.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Illinois average:

12.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Mount Carmel
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mount Carmel, IL (based on Wabash County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,54515
Mainline Protestant2,06418
Catholic1,9842
Other-1
None5,354-
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: 2
This county:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Wabash County:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Wabash County:

26.5%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Wabash County:

11.7%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Mount Carmel:

49.6%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mount Carmel:

46.1%
Illinois:

47.2%

Average BMI:
Mount Carmel:

29.1
Illinois:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Mount Carmel:

22.8%
Illinois:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mount Carmel:

12.0%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.2%
Illinois:

33.4%

General health condition:
This city:

55.5%
Illinois:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Mount Carmel:

76.6%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Carmel, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 12$51,522$51,5220$0
Water Supply 10$45,167$54,2002$1,842
Streets and Highways 8$30,843$46,2650$0
Police - Other 6$20,896$41,7921$1,196
Firefighters 4$50,774$152,32217$5,032
Solid Waste Management 3$9,145$36,5801$1,349
Sewerage 3$10,761$43,0440$0
Local Libraries 2$11,612$69,6723$2,844
Financial Administration 2$12,453$74,7180$0
Airports 1$4,338$52,0562$1,036
Other Government Administration 1$6,873$82,4765$4,200
Welfare 1$3,875$46,5007$8,926
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$100
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$171
Totals for Government 53$258,259$58,47440$26,695

Mount Carmel government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,600,000 ($234.06)
    Parks and Recreation: $934,000 ($136.63)
    Water Utilities: $911,000 ($133.27)
    Sewerage: $523,000 ($76.51)
    Regular Highways: $438,000 ($64.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $419,000 ($61.29)
    General - Other: $302,000 ($44.18)
    Financial Administration: $291,000 ($42.57)
    Air Transportation: $197,000 ($28.82)
    Libraries: $196,000 ($28.67)
    Central Staff Services: $196,000 ($28.67)
    Health - Other: $21,000 ($3.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($2.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,625,000 ($384.00)

Mount Carmel government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $824,000 ($120.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $439,000 ($64.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $439,000 ($64.22)
    Other: $51,000 ($7.46)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $517,000 ($75.63)
    Fines and Forfeits: $64,000 ($9.36)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($2.93)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,209,000 ($176.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,215,000 ($324.02)
    Highways: $212,000 ($31.01)
  • Tax - Property: $1,644,000 ($240.49)
    Public Utilities Sales: $219,000 ($32.04)
    Other License: $110,000 ($16.09)

Mount Carmel government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $442,000 ($64.66)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $312,000 ($45.64)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $130,000 ($19.02)

Mount Carmel government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,503,000 ($658.72)
Businesses in Mount Carmel, IL
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Long John Silver's1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
Lane Furniture1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Carmel:

  • WVMC (1360 AM; 0 kW; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; Owner: WABASH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRAY (1250 AM; 1 kW; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WVHI (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN)
  • WGBF (1280 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Carmel:

  • WYNG (94.9 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVJC (89.1 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS EASTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGES)
  • WRAY-FM (98.1 FM; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJD (100.5 FM; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: WSJD, INC.)
  • WBJW (91.7 FM; ALBION, IL; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES INC)
  • WBGW (101.5 FM; FORT BRANCH, IN; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WVUB (91.1 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: VINCENNES UNIVERSITY)
  • WKDQ (99.5 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WNIN-FM (88.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WJLT (105.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIKY-FM (104.1 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL B/C CORPORATION)
  • WABX (107.5 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WFML (96.7 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: THE VINCENNES UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WAKO-FM (103.1 FM; LAWRENCEVILLE, IL; Owner: LAWRENCEVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZDM (92.1 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WBHW (88.7 FM; LOOGOOTEE, IN; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WATI (89.9 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WUZR (105.7 FM; BICKNELL, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Carmel:

  • WCJT-LP (Channel 12; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; Owner: WABASH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTVW (Channel 7; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: QUORUM OF INDIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • W06BD (Channel 6; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: NORTH GIBSON SCHOOL CORPORATION)
  • WNIN (Channel 9; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WVUT (Channel 22; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR THE VINCENNES UNIV.)
  • WUSI-TV (Channel 16; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WEHT (Channel 25; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: GILMORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEVV (Channel 44; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: COMCORP OF INDIANA LICENSE CORP.)
  • WFIE (Channel 14; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W23BV (Channel 23; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: BETHEL SANITARIUM)
  • K55HL (Channel 55; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WAZE-LP (Channel 17; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WEOA-LP (Channel 50; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
Mount Carmel fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
See more detailed statistics of Mount Carmel fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 446ft / 136mTotal length
  • $1,345,000Total costs
  • 35,750Total average daily traffic
  • 3,217Total average daily truck traffic
  • 41,015Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Mount Carmel, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 22000-2009
  • 72010-2019
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Mount Carmel, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mount Carmel)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Mount Carmel, IL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Carmel)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 64301, N64301, N-64301, Serial Number: 17265152, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 04/08/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 01/12/2016
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ryan A Peter, 4197 Wabash 12 Ave, Mount Carmel, IL 62863, Other Owners: Randall K Dike
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6861E, N6861E, N-6861E, Serial Number: 56361, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 07/20/1994, Certificate Issue Date: 01/08/2019
    Registrant (Co-Owned): George F Beckerman, 12336 E 840 Rd, Mount Carmel, IL 62863, Other Owners: Doris A Beckerman
  • Aircraft: ROBERT F STORCKMAN MAGNI M16 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 914UL (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 954RS, N954RS, N-954RS, Serial Number: 16170824, Year manufactured: 2018, Airworthiness Date: 03/02/2018, Certificate Issue Date: 11/01/2017
    Registrant (Corporation): Romeo Sierra Aviation Inc, 20489 E 600 Rd, Mount Carmel, IL 62863

Most common first names in Mount Carmel, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary14679.0 years
William9774.7 years
John9674.4 years
Charles7977.5 years
James7572.7 years
Robert7071.6 years
Helen6179.8 years
George5175.8 years
Dorothy3877.7 years
Ruth3579.1 years
Most common last names in Mount Carmel, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4178.4 years
Miller3273.7 years
Johnson3179.9 years
Wood3175.0 years
Deisher2676.9 years
Brown2475.1 years
Keepes2371.6 years
Williams2378.7 years
Jones2375.4 years
Adams2270.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mount Carmel, IL
  • 79.0%Utility gas
  • 16.6%Electricity
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mount Carmel, IL
  • 58.2%Utility gas
  • 35.4%Electricity
  • 5.0%Other fuel
  • 1.4%No fuel used


Mount Carmel compared to Illinois state average:

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

Mount Carmel on our top lists:

  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
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