For population 25 years and over in Oak Grove:
For population 15 years and over in Oak Grove village:
16 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,156 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (9.0 miles , pop. 98,359).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (129.7 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (152.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Coyne Center, IL (0.7 miles ), Milan, IL (1.5 miles ), Rock Island, IL (2.3 miles ), Coal Valley, IL (2.5 miles ), Moline, IL (2.5 miles ), Sherrard, IL (2.7 miles ), Rock Island Arsenal, IL (2.7 miles) , Reynolds, IL (2.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.41 N, Longitude: 90.57 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 309
Work and jobs in Oak Grove: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Oak Grove, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Oak Grove-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 163% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/14/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Oak Grove village center injured 2 people.
On 4/19/1966, a category F3 tornado 7.0 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Oak Grove-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 86.6 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 62.6 miles away from Oak Grove center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Rock Island County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Floods: 2, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: WWW.ELKGROVE.ORG
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oak Grove:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.656. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.14. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.215. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 13.9%
(13.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Black residents, 46.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
1,098 people in state prisons
Oak Grove compared to Illinois state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Oak Grove (based on Rock Island County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 23
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 59
Number of full-service restaurants: 111
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Oak Grove government finances in 2002:
5.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,359 average adjusted gross income)
0.24% of residents moved from foreign countries ($920 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,891 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($476 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Oak Grove fatal accident list:
Mar 18, 2001 06:56 PM, Us-67, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Oak Grove)
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