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Population in 2012: 53,837 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.6%
 

Males: 25,596  (47.5%)
Females: 28,241  (52.5%)

Median resident age:  23.5 years
Illinois median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 61776.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $52,904 (it was $40,379 in 2000)
Normal:

$52,904
IL:

$55,137
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,137

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $158,176 (it was $116,200 in 2000)
Normal:

$158,176
IL:

$170,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $161,869; Detached houses: $175,067; Townhouses or other attached units: $146,924; In 2-unit structures: $144,923; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $163,562; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $290,244; Mobile homes: $18,907

Median gross rent in 2012: $742.

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  • White alone - 42,944 (81.0%)
  • Black alone - 4,210 (7.9%)
  • Hispanic - 2,647 (5.0%)
  • Asian alone - 1,723 (3.3%)
  • Two or more races - 1,319 (2.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 84 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 35 (0.07%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 24 (0.05%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Normal: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (23.9%), Irish (13.7%), English (8.5%), United States (8.3%), Polish (3.8%), Italian (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/25/1867

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 13.6 square miles.

Population density: 3,953 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Normal:

  • High school or higher: 95.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 47.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Normal town:

  • Never married: 53.2%
  • Now married: 35.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

2,385 residents are foreign born (1.6% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

This town:  4.5%
Illinois:  13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 31 registered sex offenders living in Normal, Illinois as of September 02, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Normal to the number of sex offenders is 1,737 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,633 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,812 (2.0%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (2.4 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (114.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bloomington, IL (1.6 miles ), Twin Grove, IL (2.2 miles ), Towanda, IL (2.4 miles ), Hudson, IL (2.5 miles ), Carlock, IL (3.0 miles ), Downs, IL (3.1 miles ), Danvers, IL (3.2 miles ), Kappa, IL (3.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 149 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 1998: 223 buildings, average cost: $76,300
  • 1999: 272 buildings, average cost: $74,700
  • 2000: 140 buildings, average cost: $73,100
  • 2001: 341 buildings, average cost: $74,700
  • 2002: 354 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2003: 436 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2004: 335 buildings, average cost: $89,500
  • 2005: 279 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 2006: 261 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 2007: 129 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 2008: 122 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 2009: 66 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 2010: 80 buildings, average cost: $97,700
  • 2011: 51 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 2012: 85 buildings, average cost: $105,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 40.51 N, Longitude: 88.99 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,605 (-3.0%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 11,442 (41.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 309

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Crime rates in Normal by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0011020010000
per 100,000 0.00.02.22.10.04.10.00.01.70.00.00.00.0
Rapes 26352929382333401929111619
per 100,000 57.377.163.961.678.146.766.178.932.955.720.730.436.0
Robberies 18162020393237374324977134
per 100,000 39.735.344.142.580.264.974.173.074.546.1183.0134.864.4
Assaults 135134167167147149155154197126381961
per 100,000 297.4295.2368.0354.7302.2302.3310.5303.9341.3242.071.736.1115.5
Burglaries 289241276276296314275357329364350279265
per 100,000 636.8531.0608.1586.3608.4637.1550.8704.4570.0699.2660.2529.9501.9
Thefts 1,2001,0321,0331,0339961,0511,1431,1271,1079921,1099941,016
per 100,000 2644.02273.82276.02194.22047.32132.42289.32223.71918.01905.62091.91887.81924.4
Auto thefts 46443131335339524524263825
per 100,000 101.496.968.365.867.8107.578.1102.678.046.149.072.247.4
Arson 8211116810257259
per 100,000 17.64.424.223.412.316.220.03.98.713.43.89.517.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 261.4253.4266.9257.3262.6250.3259.5277.2230.7223.5208.3180.5177.5

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 92 (79 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Illinois average:

2.76

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.3%
Illinois:

9.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +5,138 (+12.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Normal-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.4 miles away from the Normal town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 tornado 20.8 miles away from the town center injured 3 people.

Earthquake activity:

Normal-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 65.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from Normal center
On 4/24/1990 at 09:41:24, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 77.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in McLean County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Andrew Bacevich - Army officer, Jon Bowermaster - Explorer, Kevin Eggan - Biologist, Ellen Peck - Activist, Robert B. Duncan - Politician, Eleanor Coen - Artist, Alan Turner (Canadian football) - Football player, Jesse Hibbs - College football player, Pop Dillon - Baseball player, Tom Howland - College basketball player (Ball State Cardinals).


Hospitals/medical centers in Normal:

  • BROMENN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 1322 S. MAIN STREET)
  • OSF HOME HEALTH-EASTERN REGION (Home Health Center, 211 LANDMARK DRIVE, STE D3)
  • ADVOCATE BROMENN MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, 1304 FRANKLIN AVENUE)
  • HEARTLAND OF NORMAL (Nursing Home, 510 BROADWAY)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-NORMAL (Nursing Home, 509 NORTH ADELAIDE)
  • MCLEAN COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, 901 NORTH MAIN)

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Airports and heliports located in Normal:


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Amtrak station:

BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (100 E. PARKINSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Local government website: www.normal.org

Colleges/Universities in Normal:

  • Illinois State University (Full-time enrollment: 18,494; Location: North and School Streets; Public; Website: www.ilstu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Heartland Community College (FT enrollment: 2,524; Location: 1500 West Raab Road; Public; Website: www.heartland.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Normal:

  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 2 miles; Bloomington, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,057)
  • Illinois Central College (about 32 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,496)
  • Bradley University (about 36 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,105)
  • Parkland College (about 46 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 4,831)
  • Millikin University (about 47 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,183)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 49 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 39,877)
  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 56 miles; Oglesby, IL; FT enrollment: 2,082)

Public high schools in Normal:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Normal:

Private elementary/middle schools in Normal:

  • EPIPHANY SCHOOL (Students: 438; Location: 1002 E COLLEGE AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MULBERRY SCHOOL (Students: 61; Location: 1101 DOUGLAS; Grades: PK - 3)
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Library in Normal:

  • NORMAL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,673,530; Location: 206 WEST COLLEGE AVENUE; 151,504 books; 13,680 audio materials; 10,245 video materials; 23 local licensed databases; 15 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 340 print serial subscriptions)

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  • Please add Lincoln College-Normal to your list of colleges/universities in Normal!

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Notable locations in Normal: Normal Industrial Park (A), Northtown Industrial Park (B), Illinois State University Golf Course (C), Soldiers and Sailors State Childrens Home (D), Ironwood Country Club (E), State University Farm (F), Normal City Hall (G), Normal Township Hall (H), Normal Fire Department Station 2 (I), Mitsubishi Fire Brigade (J), Atkin Hall (K), Barton Hall (L), Bone Student Center (M), Braden Auditorium (N), Capen Auditorium (O), Carter Harris Physical Plant (P), Center for the Visual Arts (Q), Centennial East Hall (R), Centennial West Hall (S), Colby Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Landmark Plaza Shopping Center (1), University Park Plaza Shopping Center (2), College Hills Mall Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Normal include: Bloomington-Normal Church of God (A), Calvary Baptist Church (B), Calvary United Methodist Church (C), Christ the King Episcopal Church (D), Epiphany Catholic Church (E), First Baptist Church of Normal (F), First Presbyterian Church (G), First United Methodist Church (H), Free Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Holy Cross Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Normal include: Safety Tower Park (1), Hancock Stadium (2), Martin Luther King Park (3), Maxwell Park (4), Redbird Baseball Field (5), Bicentennial Park (6), Fairview Park (7), Ash Park (8), Fairview Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Childrens Discovery Museum (101 East Beaufort) (1), Mad Reefer- The (Aquariums; 310 Wylie Dr) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Fairfield Inn Bloomington - Normal (202 Landmark Drive) (1), Comfort Suites (310 Greenbriar Drive # B) (2), Courtyard Bloomington- Normal (310A Greenbriar Drive) (3), Comfort Suites Normal (310b Greenbriar Dr) (4), Days Inn and Suites Normal (202 Landmark Drive) (5), Holiday Inn Exp and Ste Normal (1715 Parkway Plaza Drive) (6), Holiday Inn Normal (8 Trader Circle) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Federal Bureau Of Investigation (322 Susan Drive) (1), McLean County - Children's Advocacy Center- Court Services- Juvenile Detention Ce (903 North Main Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
McLean County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.9. This is about average.
City:

33.9
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.6
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.8. This is about average. There were 10 monitors within city limits.
City:

29.8
U.S.:

28.3

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

  • MEIJER (150268 - NORMAL) (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 24.8%
(23.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.8% for Black residents, 36.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 31.4% for other race residents, 28.4% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  53.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Normal, IL

People in group quarters in Normal in 2010:

  • 7,832 people in college/university student housing
  • 377 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 88 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 14 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 10 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Normal in 2000:

  • 8,121 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 360 people in nursing homes
  • 47 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 19 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 19 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Normal compared to Illinois state average:

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  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Arena or stadium:
  • Redbird Arena. Illinois State University.

Banks with branches in Normal (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: East College Branch, Veterans Parkway And Shepard Branch, Landmark Financial Center Facility. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Busey Bank: College Avenue Branch at 201 West College Avenue, branch established on 2007/06/04; Normal Branch at 1508 Fort Jesse Road, branch established on 2006/04/13. Info updated 2010/01/25: Bank assets: $3,345.6 mil, Deposits: $2,767.4 mil, headquarters in Champaign, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: First Busey Corporation
  • Heartland Bank and Trust Company: Normal Branch at 1725 Fort Jesse Road, branch established on 2001/07/12; Bank Of Illinois Branch at 200 West College Avenue, branch established on 1914/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $1,943.8 mil, Deposits: $1,632.9 mil, headquarters in Bloomington, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: Heartland Bancorp, Inc.
  • Commerce Bank: Normal East Branch at 1500 E College Ave, branch established on 1979/06/01; Normal Downtown Branch at 104 Broadway, branch established on 1893/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/07: Bank assets: $20,493.6 mil, Deposits: $16,805.3 mil, headquarters in Kansas City, MO, positive income, 206 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Normal Walmart Branch at 300 North Greenbriar Drive, branch established on 2007/02/24. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Citizens Bank of Chatsworth: Normal Branch at 1710 E. College Ave, branch established on 1995/01/30. Info updated 2011/08/23: Bank assets: $49.0 mil, Deposits: $42.5 mil, headquarters in Chatsworth, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Normal Branch at 1401 South Main Street, branch established on 1995/07/20. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Normal, Illinois:

  • Americas Best Value Inn, 6 Traders Cir, Normal, IL 61761 , Phone: (309) 454-4070, Fax: (309) 888-4505
  • Fairfield Inn By Marriott Normal, 202 Landmark Dr, Normal, IL 61761 , Phone: (309) 454-6600, Fax: (309) 454-6600
  • Super 8 Motel Normal, 21 Trader Cir, Normal, IL 61761 , Phone: (309) 454-5858
  • Motel 6 Normal, 1600 N Main St, Normal, IL 61761 , Phone: (217) 452-0422, Fax: (309) 452-2639
  • Courtyard By Marriott Bloomington, 310a Greenbriar Dr, Normal, IL 61761 , Phone: (309) 862-1166
  • Comfort Suites, 310B Greenbriar Dr, Normal, IL 61761 , Phone: (309) 452-8588, Fax: (309) 452-8588
  • Hojo, 101 S Veterans Pkwy, Normal, IL 61761 , Phone: (309) 454-4044, Fax: (309) 454-4044
  • Candlewood Suites Hotel, 203 Susan Dr, Normal, IL 61761 , Phone: (309) 862-4100, Fax: (309) 862-4111
  • 3 other hotels and motels
All 11 fire-safe hotels and motels in Normal, Illinois

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Normal town (based on McLean County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.19%
Here44.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents28.6%14.7%8.4%8.4%6.6%
Congregations7.2%17.3%5.8%6.5%5.0%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)Southern Baptist ConventionAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents5.9%5.6%2.6%2.2%16.8%
Congregations7.2%8.6%3.6%2.9%36.0%
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: 29
McLean County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
McLean County:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
McLean County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 124
Here:

7.58 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McLean County:

26.9%
State:

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

13.7%
State:

14.5%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 17$94,558$66,7472$2,880
Other Government Administration 19$73,472$46,4033$3,954
Judicial and Legal 3$20,727$82,9081$1,273
Police Protection - Officers 78$408,944$62,9140$0
Police - Other 13$49,691$45,86915$8,380
Firefighters 61$305,942$60,1850$0
Fire - Other 4$16,158$48,4740$0
Streets and Highways 30$164,252$65,7011$226
Solid Waste Management 11$38,694$42,2120$0
Sewerage 13$58,379$53,8880$0
Parks and Recreation 33$140,899$51,236164$59,621
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$16,404$49,2120$0
Water Supply 31$141,785$54,8850$0
Other and Unallocable 28$123,703$53,0165$1,951
Totals for Government 345$1,653,608$57,517191$78,285

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

  • Construction - General: $2,440,000 ($45.32)
    Central Staff Services: $2,440,000 ($45.32)
    Regular Highways: $1,028,000 ($19.09)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,838,000 ($108.44)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,081,000 ($75.80)
    Fire Protection: $4,053,000 ($75.28)
    Regular Highways: $3,489,000 ($64.81)
    Water Utilities: $3,251,000 ($60.39)
    General - Other: $2,896,000 ($53.79)
    Libraries: $1,778,000 ($33.03)
    Sewerage: $934,000 ($17.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $908,000 ($16.87)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $738,000 ($13.71)
    Central Staff Services: $575,000 ($10.68)
    General Public Buildings: $565,000 ($10.49)
    Financial Administration: $476,000 ($8.84)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $3,966,000 ($73.67)
    Benefit Payments: $1,323,000 ($24.57)
    Withdrawals: $22,000 ($0.41)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,334,000 ($24.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $498,000 ($9.25)
    Police Protection: $371,000 ($6.89)
    General Public Building: $360,000 ($6.69)
    Housing & Community Development: $80,000 ($1.49)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $15,785,000 ($293.20)

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

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $1,981,000 ($36.80)
    Sewerage: $1,289,000 ($23.94)
    All Other: $922,000 ($17.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $510,000 ($9.47)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($0.61)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $1,035,000 ($19.22)
    Interest Revenue: $947,000 ($17.59)
    Local Employee Contribution: $519,000 ($9.64)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $460,000 ($8.54)
    General Support: $261,000 ($4.85)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,240,000 ($41.61)
    Interest Earnings: $1,832,000 ($34.03)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,973,000 ($73.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $10,067,000 ($186.99)
    Highways: $1,274,000 ($23.66)
    All Other: $68,000 ($1.26)
  • Tax - Property: $5,047,000 ($93.75)
    Total General Sales: $4,527,000 ($84.09)
    Public Utilities: $3,684,000 ($68.43)
    Other Selective Sales: $883,000 ($16.40)
    NEC: $839,000 ($15.58)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $16,343,000 ($303.56)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $832,000 ($15.45)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $87,000 ($1.62)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $14,343,000 ($266.42)
    Other, NEC: $919,000 ($17.07)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,000,000 ($37.15)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $919,000 ($17.07)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $21,035,000 ($390.72)
    Total Other Securities: $4,477,000 ($83.16)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $19,940,000 ($370.38)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $14,343,000 ($266.42)

7.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,547 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.35%
Illinois average:

5.66%

0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($270 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.22%
Illinois average:

0.19%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Cook County, IL  0.56% ($32,006 average AGI)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.36% ($37,836)
from Livingston County, IL  0.32% ($35,349)


6.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($45,915 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
Illinois average:

5.99%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($188 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.06%
Illinois average:

0.07%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Cook County, IL  0.61% ($34,847 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.31% ($36,050)
to Champaign County, IL  0.26% ($28,940)

Strongest AM radio stations in Normal:

  • WJBC (1230 AM; 1 kW; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE 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.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Normal:

  • W264AG (100.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WESN (88.1 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WGLT (89.1 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W255AI (98.9 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; LEXINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRVP (98.5 FM; EUREKA, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Normal:

  • W51CT (Channel 51; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • WEEK-TV (Channel 25; PEORIA, IL; Owner: WEEK-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS VALLEY PUB TELECOMM CORP)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; PEORIA, IL; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; PEORIA, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, L.L.C.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Normal fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 68
Total length: 315 meters (1,033ft)
Total costs: $12,945,000
Total average daily traffic: 641,936
Total average daily truck traffic: 95,155

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1900-1909: 2
  • 1910-1919: 1
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 3
  • 1940-1949: 4
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 13
  • 1970-1979: 8
  • 1980-1989: 13
  • 1990-1999: 8
  • 2000-2009: 13
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Normal, IL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Normal)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Normal, IL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 110 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Normal)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Normal)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED156$143,189242$120,959911$125,18030$61,25619$772,55375$105,3512$20,610
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$128,9228$126,32534$130,2367$96,6401$5,000,0002$233,7501$31,350
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$136,74911$111,993113$132,11910$76,9870$011$107,9722$12,595
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$168,73513$116,645110$139,9184$135,2200$04$84,5380$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$110,1501$97,80014$138,0200$00$02$100,7800$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 11 tracts in Normal, IL

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED60$141,36245$146,4751$110,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$137,04415$143,8891$91,030
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$116,97611$133,1190$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$116,7402$128,6350$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 144
  • Hazardous Condition: 109
  • Service Call: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Normal


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Normal, IL

Most common first names in Normal, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary26481.3 years
John25274.9 years
William21277.1 years
Robert20072.3 years
James18274.1 years
Charles16676.0 years
Helen14482.9 years
Ruth13680.3 years
Dorothy12880.5 years
Margaret12882.3 years
Most common last names in Normal, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller14479.4 years
Smith9677.1 years
Anderson6075.6 years
Brown5881.3 years
Jones5878.6 years
Johnson5282.0 years
Wilson3881.8 years
Taylor3483.5 years
Davis3280.7 years
Martin3273.6 years
Businesses in Normal, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Lane Bryant1
Ann Taylor1Marriott2
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets7
AutoZone1McDonald's3
Bath & Body Works1Meijer1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Menards1
Best Western1Motel 61
Blockbuster1Motherhood Maternity2
Burger King2New Balance1
CVS2Nike4
Chico's1Office Depot1
Cold Stone Creamery1Panera Bread1
Coldwater Creek1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Suites1Pizza Hut2
Curves1Quiznos1
Dairy Queen1Rue211
Days Inn1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Dennys1Sam's Club1
Discount Tire1Shoe Carnival1
Domino's Pizza1Soma Intimates1
DressBarn1Sprint Nextel2
FedEx1Starbucks2
Goodwill1Steak 'n Shake2
H&R Block2Subway3
Hardee's1Super 81
Hobby Lobby1T-Mobile2
Holiday Inn2Taco Bell1
Home Depot1Target1
J. Jill1U-Haul1
Jewel-Osco1U.S. Cellular2
Jimmy John's2UPS5
JoS. A. Bank1Walgreens2
KFC1Walmart1
Kroger1Wendy's2
Browse common businesses in Normal, IL


Normal on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
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  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2001 and 2006 (population 50,000+)"
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  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)"
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  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of rapes in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most bridges per 100,000 population (pop 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most White Non-Hispanic residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the greatest earthquake activity (pop 50,000+)"
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  • #94 (61776) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of British first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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