Mount Carroll, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 1,634 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.8%
 
Males: 736  (45.1%)
Females: 898  (54.9%)
Median resident age:  44.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61053.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,195 (it was $34,861 in 2000)
Mount Carroll:

$38,195
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,298 (it was $16,455 in 2000)

Mount Carroll city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,846 (it was $67,900 in 2000)
Mount Carroll:

$76,846
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $130,042; Detached houses: $131,843; Townhouses or other attached units: $161,524; In 2-unit structures: $105,319; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $50,772; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $281,237; Mobile homes: $64,540

Median gross rent in 2013: $435.

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  • Races in Mount Carroll, IL (2013)

    Mount Carroll races chart
    • 1,65790.8%White alone
    • 995.4%Two or more races
    • 351.9%Hispanic
    • 90.5%Black alone
    • 100.5%Asian alone
    • 50.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mount Carroll: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (38.0%), Irish (9.5%), United States (7.3%), English (5.3%), Swedish (3.3%), Polish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/02/1913

Elevation: 760 feet

Land area: 1.90 square miles.

Population density: 859 people per square mile   (low).

Mount Carroll,IL real estate house value index trend

Mount Carroll, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Mount Carroll:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Carroll city:

  • Never married: 22.7%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

25 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Mount Carroll, Illinois as of June 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Mount Carroll to the number of sex offenders is 278 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,951 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,368 (1.9%)

Mount Carroll satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (46.0 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (73.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (119.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Chadwick, IL (2.7 miles ), Lanark, IL (2.7 miles ), Savanna, IL (2.9 miles ), Sabula, IA (3.2 miles ), Thomson, IL (3.4 miles ), Shannon, IL (3.6 miles ), Milledgeville, IL (3.7 miles ), Pearl City, IL (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $48,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $180,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.10 N, Longitude: 89.98 W

Area code: 815

Mount Carroll household income distribution Mount Carroll home values distribution

Crime rates in Mount Carroll by Year
Type 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 0N/A0
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.0
Robberies 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Assaults 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Burglaries 462
per 100,000 236.1363.2121.8
Thefts 283016
per 100,000 1,652.91,816.0974.4
Auto thefts 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Arson 010
per 100,000 0.060.50.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 246.2) 84.199.848.3

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Crime rate in Mount Carroll detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Illinois average:

3.28
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +65 (+3.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Mount Carroll, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mount Carroll-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Mount Carroll city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 1/24/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.4 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Carroll-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% 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 275.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from Mount Carroll 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 251.8 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, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 307.0 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) earthquake occurred 274.4 miles away from Mount Carroll center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 261.9 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 Carroll County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Carroll topographic map

Birthplace of: Neta Snook - Pioneer Aviator, John L. Griffith - Football player and coach, Edward Alphonso Goldman - Zoologist, Ward Miller (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Mount Carroll:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - MOUNT CARROLL (1006 NORTH LOWDEN P.O. BOX 111)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mount Carroll:

  • GORDON JONES TERRACE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; LANARK, IL)
  • BIG MEADOWS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SAVANNA, IL)

airports located in Mount Carroll:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Carroll:

  • Ashford University (about 21 miles; Clinton, IA; Full-time enrollment: 73,330)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 48 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Black Hawk College (about 50 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 50 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 51 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Augustana College (about 51 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 52 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)

Public elementary/middle school in Mount Carroll:

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Library in Mount Carroll:

  • MOUNT CARROLL TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $59,126; Location: 208 NORTH MAIN STREET; 370 audio materials; 751 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 5 state licensed databases; 29 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • We have a new school District. District 314

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Notable locations in Mount Carroll: Mount Carroll Ambulance (A), Mount Carroll Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mount Carroll include: First Baptist Church (A), First Lutheran Church (B), Mount Carroll United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Oak Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Mount Carroll: Mount Carroll Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Carroll County HIST Society (Museums; 107 East Broadway Street).

Carroll 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 66.7. This is about average.

City:

66.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 24.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.99
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.1%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

People in group quarters in Mount Carroll in 2010:

  • 68 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 22 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
21 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
12 people in nursing homes in 2000

Mount Carroll, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Mount Carroll (2011 data):

  • THE National Bank: Mount Carroll Branch at 309 North Clay Street, branch established on 1934/08/14; Chadwick/Mount Carroll Branch at 642 South East Street, branch established on 1909/11/06. Info updated 2009/01/28: Bank assets: $1,088.2 mil, Deposits: $914.5 mil, headquarters in Moline, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: National Bancshares, Inc.
  • Savanna-Thomson State Bank: Mt Carroll Branch at 703 South East Street, branch established on 2007/04/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $84.4 mil, Deposits: $73.5 mil, headquarters in Thomson, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Savanna-Thomson Investment, Inc.
  • The State Bank of Pearl City: Mount Carroll Branch at 408 South Clay Street, branch established on 2008/04/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $44.5 mil, Deposits: $39.7 mil, headquarters in Pearl City, IL, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Pearl City Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Illinois average:

12.4

Mount Carroll travel time to work - commute Mount Carroll mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Mount Carroll city (based on Carroll County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,53122
Evangelical Protestant2,33519
Catholic1,5083
Other472
None6,966-
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: 4
Carroll County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Carroll County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Carroll County:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

26.3%
Illinois:

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

16.7%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Mount Carroll:

57.4%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mount Carroll:

56.3%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Mount Carroll:

27.6
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.3%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mount Carroll:

7.8%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mount Carroll:

32.2%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

63.2%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.6%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Carroll, 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 2$5,381$32,2860$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$1,120
Police Protection - Officers 3$9,578$38,3124$6,179
Streets and Highways 3$8,702$34,8081$93
Sewerage 2$5,640$33,8400$0
Water Supply 1$5,640$67,6800$0
Totals for Government 11$34,941$38,11715$7,392

Mount Carroll government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $316,000 ($193.39)
    Regular Highways: $272,000 ($166.46)
    Police Protection: $181,000 ($110.77)
    General - Other: $94,000 ($57.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $89,000 ($54.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $60,000 ($36.72)
    Financial Administration: $60,000 ($36.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $21,000 ($12.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $32,000 ($19.58)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($14.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($8.57)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($4.28)
    Central Staff: $3,000 ($1.84)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $449,000 ($274.79)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($12.85)

Mount Carroll government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $66,000 ($40.39)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($13.46)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $28,000 ($17.14)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($3.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $414,000 ($253.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $352,000 ($215.42)
    Highways: $84,000 ($51.41)
  • Tax - Property: $150,000 ($91.80)
    NEC: $6,000 ($3.67)

Mount Carroll government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $345,000 ($211.14)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $280,000 ($171.36)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $65,000 ($39.78)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $333,000 ($203.79)

4.27% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,754 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
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 Stephenson County, IL  0.61% ($26,878 average AGI)
from Whiteside County, IL  0.48% ($28,719)
from Clinton County, IA  0.39% ($32,577)


5.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,089 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
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 Whiteside County, IL  0.80% ($31,019 average AGI)
to Stephenson County, IL  0.49% ($45,061)
to Clinton County, IA  0.44% ($25,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Carroll:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFRL (1570 AM; 5 kW; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCLN (1390 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KROS (1340 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, IA; Owner: KROS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Carroll:

  • WCCI (100.3 FM; SAVANNA, IL; Owner: CARROLL COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFPS (92.1 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; POLO, IL; Owner: SAUK VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZZT (95.1 FM; MORRISON, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KZEG (94.7 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQLF (102.1 FM; LENA, IL; Owner: LENA RADIO BROADCASTING)
  • WXXQ (98.5 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; OREGON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Carroll:

  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • W52BI (Channel 52; STERLING/DIXON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W48CK (Channel 48; STERLING, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)

Mount Carroll fatal accident list:

Sep 10, 2009 03:51 PM, Sr-78, Lincoln Street, Lat: 42.10337, Lon: -89.97773, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 7, 1997 06:41 PM, 52, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 28m92ftTotal length
  • $295,000Total costs
  • 7,300Total average daily traffic
  • 700Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mount Carroll)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Il Rt 64 1/2 Mi W (Lat: 42.111972 Lon: -89.977889), Call Sign: KRB624
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.120 MHzGrant Date: 08/14/2013, Expiration Date: 09/30/2023Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Mount Carroll Forestry 112 W Market St (Lat: 42.100583 Lon: -89.980667), Call Sign: KNGU729, Licensee ID: L00006951
    Assigned Frequencies: 31.8600 MHz, 31.9800 MHzGrant Date: 03/25/1998, Expiration Date: 06/07/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/14/2001Registrant: State Of Illinois, 531 Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702, Phone: (217) 782-7345
  • 302 N Clay St (Lat: 42.111972 Lon: -89.985389), Call Sign: KSB256
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.4600 MHz, 39.5000 MHz, 155.370 MHzGrant Date: 09/14/2010, Expiration Date: 11/28/2020Registrant: Carroll County Sheriff, 301 North Main St., Mt. Carroll, IL 61053, Phone: (815) 244-0255, Fax: (815) 244-2656, Email:
  • Rr 2 2 Mi Ne (Lat: 42.129194 Lon: -89.951500), Call Sign: KNAT859
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.385 MHzGrant Date: 03/01/2011, Expiration Date: 01/29/2021Registrant: 13907 Fritz Rd, Mount Carroll, IL 61053, Phone: (815) 244-7813

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • MOUNT CARROLL, 20927 Cyelone Ridge Rd (Lat: 42.082250 Lon: -89.900389), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 117.3 m, Overall height: 121.6 m, Call Sign: WQJJ867
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 10/06/2008, Expiration Date: 10/06/2018, Certifier: Gregory M RomanoRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • BRIAN TOWER, Il . Route 78 & Elizabeth Rd (Lat: 42.123889 Lon: -89.990278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 38 m, Call Sign: WQKW225
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/02/2009, Expiration Date: 10/02/2019, Cancellation Date: 11/15/2010, Certifier: Kyle BurosRegistrant: Jo Carroll Energy, Inc, 793 U.S. Route 20 West, Elizabeth, IL 61028, Phone: (815) 858-2207, Fax: (815) 858-5522, Email:
  • MC WT, Alongside Willow Street (Lat: 42.089500 Lon: -89.972250), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41.1 m, Call Sign: WQRQ659
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/09/2013, Expiration Date: 07/09/2023, Certifier: Scott M PiehnRegistrant: Intelpath, 16 W 575 79th St., #102, Willowbrook, IL 60527, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Carroll)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2349F , Serial Number: 21058549, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Herb W Tautz, 20832 Us Highway 52, Mount Carroll, IL 61053
  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-A55 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2608B , Serial Number: TC-418, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 02/22/1963
    Registrant (Partnership): Allen Swift, 9822 Mill Rd, Mount Carroll, IL 61053, Other Owners: Joseph Underwood, Sabrina Underwood
  • Aircraft: OLSON THOMAS M GLASS GOOSE (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320-E2G (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 30GG , Serial Number: 420029, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 9822 Mill Rd, Mount Carroll, IL 61053
  • 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: 5116L , Serial Number: 28-4399, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Lyle S Law, 715 S Clay St, Mount Carroll, IL 61053
  • Aircraft: RYAN AERONAUTICAL ST3KR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 51724 , Serial Number: 1574
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey B Kromer, 110 S Clay St, Mount Carroll, IL 61053
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/21/1978, Exported to: Japan
  • Aircraft: JEFFREY B KROMER POBER JR ACE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: WSK-PZL 4A-235-B31 (116 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6676P , Serial Number: 79N, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey B Kromer, 110 S Clay St, Mount Carroll, IL 61053

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

TIMBERLAKE RESORT (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
MARANATHA PRAYER MOUNTAIN CAMP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • MARANATHA PRAYER MOUNTAIN CAMP DORM 1 (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Mount Carroll, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3478.2 years
Helen2683.0 years
Robert2669.9 years
Mary2582.4 years
William2478.1 years
Charles2082.1 years
Harold2080.0 years
James1968.3 years
Dorothy1782.3 years
Donald1773.9 years
Most common last names in Mount Carroll, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hartman2984.1 years
Smith2780.5 years
Zink1977.6 years
Handel1176.7 years
Randecker1080.7 years
Morhardt1077.5 years
Sisler1077.5 years
Kehl1078.8 years
Myers978.5 years
Toepfer977.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Mount Carroll, IL

  • Chevrolet: 1
  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Subway: 1

Mount Carroll 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
There are 4 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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