For population 25 years and over in Owaneco:
For population 15 years and over in Owaneco village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,167 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, IL (28.8 miles , pop. 81,860).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (81.7 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (181.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Taylorville, IL (2.5 miles ), Assumption, IL (2.9 miles ), Pana, IL (3.0 miles ), Ohlman, IL (3.1 miles) , Langleyville, IL (3.2 miles ), Stonington, IL (3.3 miles ), Palmer, IL (3.4 miles ), Wenonah, IL (3.5 miles) .
Latitude: 39.48 N, Longitude: 89.19 W
Area code: 217
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -4 (-1.5%).
Work and jobs in Owaneco: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Owaneco, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Owaneco-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 176% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.2 miles away from the Owaneco village center killed 2 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 30.4 miles away from the village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Owaneco-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.3 miles away from Owaneco center
On 4/21/2008 at 05:38:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 99.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/2/1990 at 07:01:47, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/1991 at 09:20:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 87.7 miles away from Owaneco center
On 10/24/1990 at 08:20:04, a magnitude 3.5 (3.2 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.8 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 Christian County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Owaneco:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Owaneco:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.4%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Owaneco compared to Illinois state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Owaneco village (based on Christian County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Adult diabetes rate:
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Owaneco government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
4.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,381 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.23% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($71,936 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Owaneco fatal accident list:
Aug 11, 1999 04:37 AM, Sr-29, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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