Nebo, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 336 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.6%
 
Males: 196  (58.4%)
Females: 140  (41.6%)
Median resident age:  38.4 years
Illinois median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 62355.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $22,923 (it was $29,000 in 2000)
Nebo:

$22,923
IL:

$55,137
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $10,282 (it was $12,468 in 2000)

Nebo village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $30,579 (it was $29,700 in 2000)
Nebo:

$30,579
IL:

$170,600
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $36,988; Detached houses: $37,674; Mobile homes: $34,541

Median gross rent in 2012: $482.

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  • White alone - 333 (97.9%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.9%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (0.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Nebo: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.1%), German (15.8%), Irish (8.6%), Scottish (7.2%), English (5.4%), Dutch (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/29/1894

Elevation: 483 feet

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 795 people per square mile   (low).

Nebo, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Nebo:

  • High school or higher: 57.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 12.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Nebo village:

  • Never married: 34.2%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

5 residents are foreign born

This village:  1.2%
Illinois:  13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Nebo, Illinois as of March 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Nebo to the number of sex offenders is 169 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $462 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $650 (1.9%)

Nebo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Peters, MO (46.9 miles , pop. 51,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (63.5 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (232.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Pleasant Hill, IL (2.1 miles ), Clarksville, MO (2.8 miles ), Pearl, IL (3.0 miles) , Time, IL (3.0 miles) , Milton, IL (3.4 miles ), Pittsfield, IL (3.4 miles ), Annada, MO (3.6 miles) , Hillview, IL (3.7 miles) .

Latitude: 39.44 N, Longitude: 90.79 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 217

Nebo household income distribution Nebo home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +10 (+2.5%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (41%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Public administration (26%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (23%)
  • Carpenters (12%)
  • Construction laborers (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Bus drivers (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Personal appearance workers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)

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

Average climate in Nebo, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Nebo-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/24/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the Nebo village center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/29/1984, a category F3 tornado 29.3 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Nebo-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 77% 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 170.4 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 161.5 miles away from Nebo 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 171.4 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 191.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 205.9 miles away from Nebo 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 171.7 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 Pike County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 4, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Nebo:

  • PLEASANT HILL NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PLEASANT HILL, IL)
  • PITTSFIELD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PITTSFIELD, IL)
  • ILLINI COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; PITTSFIELD, IL)
  • KEPLEY HOUSE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; PITTSFIELD, IL)
  • EASTSIDE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PITTSFIELD, IL)
  • PIKE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; PITTSFIELD, IL)
  • DIALYSIS CLINICS, INC - LOUISIANA (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; LOUISIANA, MO)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nebo:

  • Lewis and Clark Community College (about 47 miles; Godfrey, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,189)
  • Lindenwood University (about 48 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)
  • St Charles Community College (about 48 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)
  • University of Missouri-St Louis (about 57 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,322)
  • Maryville University of Saint Louis (about 58 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 3,651)
  • Missouri Baptist University (about 59 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Washington University in St Louis (about 61 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,823)

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

Church in Nebo: Nebo Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Pike 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 2012: 41.9%
(41.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  60.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  11.0%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Nebo compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Nebo village (based on Pike County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.56%
Here: 50.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Assemblies of God
Adherents23.3%18.1%14.0%10.6%6.9%
Congregations24.1%19.0%6.9%3.4%3.4%
NameChurch of the NazareneCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristGeneral Association of Regular Baptist ChurchesOther
Adherents6.7%6.0%4.6%2.3%7.6%
Congregations6.9%3.4%10.3%3.4%19.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Pike County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

9.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Pike County:

27.0%
Illinois:

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

7.6%
State:

14.5%
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 3$4,128
Streets and Highways 1$2,145$25,7401$2,158
Sewerage 1$1,969$23,6281$982
Water Supply 1$2,668$32,0161$982
Totals for Government 3$6,782$27,1286$8,250

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $57,000 ($169.64)
    General Public Buildings: $36,000 ($107.14)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($92.26)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($71.43)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($65.48)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($41.67)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($2.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($20.83)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $27,000 ($80.36)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($20.83)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $32,000 ($95.24)
    All Other: $2,000 ($5.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($32.74)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($14.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $49,000 ($145.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $36,000 ($107.14)
    Housing & Community Development: $22,000 ($65.48)
    Highways: $11,000 ($32.74)
  • Tax - Property: $16,000 ($47.62)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $125,000 ($372.02)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $121,000 ($360.12)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $4,000 ($11.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $120,000 ($357.14)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $105,000 ($312.50)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $11,000 ($32.74)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $9,000 ($26.79)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($14.88)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $137,000 ($407.74)

3.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,172 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
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  0.50% ($24,467 average AGI)
from Morgan County, IL  0.31% ($16,474)
from Pike County, MO  0.20% ($25,583)


4.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,335 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.17%
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  0.67% ($25,537 average AGI)
to Morgan County, IL  0.25% ($29,533)
to Pike County, MO  0.20% ($20,083)

Strongest AM radio stations in Nebo:

  • 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)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBA (1580 AM; 0 kW; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: BROWN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KIRL (1460 AM; 5 kW; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: BRONCO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nebo:

  • WBBA-FM (97.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: BROWN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KJFM (102.1 FM; LOUISIANA, MO; Owner: FOXFIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KPCR-FM (94.1 FM; BOWLING GREEN, MO; Owner: FOUR HIM ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WIPA (89.3 FM; PITTSFIELD, IL; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF IL AT SPRINGFIELD)
  • W202AV (88.3 FM; WHITE HALL, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WRLJ (88.3 FM; WHITE HALL, IL; Owner: CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Nebo:

  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WSEC (Channel 14; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $237,000
Total average daily traffic: 350
Total average daily truck traffic: 10
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 353

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB9YBP, Licensee ID: L00288365
    Grant Date: 07/14/2010, Expiration Date: 09/29/2020, Certifier: Bradley G Guthrie
    Registrant: Bradley G Guthrie, Nebo, IL 62355
  • Call Sign: KB9YBQ, Licensee ID: L00288366
    Grant Date: 07/14/2010, Expiration Date: 09/29/2020, Certifier: Wendy Z Guthrie
    Registrant: Wendy Z Guthrie, Nebo, IL 62355
  • Call Sign: KC9BVC, Licensee ID: L00520312
    Grant Date: 02/23/2012, Expiration Date: 05/21/2022, Certifier: Debra L Grimes
    Registrant: Debra L Grimes, 42938 170th Ave, Nebo, IL 62355
  • Call Sign: KC9KEJ, Licensee ID: L01197633
    Grant Date: 09/29/2006, Expiration Date: 09/29/2016, Certifier: Bradley S Guthrie
    Registrant: Bradley S Guthrie, 340 W Middle St, Nebo, IL 62355
  • Call Sign: KC9RFP, Licensee ID: L01542158
    Grant Date: 01/19/2010, Expiration Date: 01/19/2020, Certifier: David E Hill
    Registrant: David E Hill, 12206 440th St, Nebo, IL 62355

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BUCKEYE AVIATION INC BREEZE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3156F , Serial Number: 16315, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 04/07/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Mark Kinscherff, 10107 Hwy 96, Nebo, IL 62355
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-151 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 33520 , Serial Number: 28-7515295, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/31/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Eric E Dolbeare, Rr 1 Box 47b, Nebo, IL 62355
  • Aircraft: PICCARD AX-6 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 58US , Serial Number: 658, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 05/17/1973
    Registrant (Individual): John R W Poore, Rr 1 Box 54, Nebo, IL 62355

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Nebo

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Nebo, IL
Most common first names in Nebo, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1075.6 years
James975.6 years
George878.6 years
Russell877.0 years
Mary782.1 years
Roy767.4 years
John685.3 years
Harry571.2 years
Harold570.2 years
Mildred575.6 years
Most common last names in Nebo, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1275.5 years
Franklin1083.0 years
Harpole981.2 years
Scranton978.4 years
Sidwell866.6 years
Borrowman785.0 years
Turnbeaugh779.6 years
Shaw775.8 years
Martin675.0 years
Crossman679.0 years

Nebo on our top lists:

  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations:"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Agricultural workers including supervisors"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Data processing and other information services"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers"
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