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Palestine: Fife Opera House 2nd Floor Theater (2003) Palestine: Fife Opera House Palestine Illinois (2007) Palestine: Kitchell Block (202 S Main & Grand Prairie--2007) Palestine: Fife Opera House Palestine Illinois (historical sign)
 

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Population in 2012: 1,345 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.5%
 

Males: 663  (49.3%)
Females: 682  (50.7%)

Median resident age:  40.8 years
Illinois median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 62451.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,187 (it was $28,911 in 2000)
Palestine:

$36,187
IL:

$55,137
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,945

Palestine village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $44,796 (it was $41,600 in 2000)
Palestine:

$44,796
IL:

$170,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $51,732; Detached houses: $54,681; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $95,870; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $84,592; Mobile homes: $19,092

Median gross rent in 2012: $602.

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Palestine races chart
  • White alone - 1,335 (97.5%)
  • Two or more races - 10 (0.7%)
  • Hispanic - 9 (0.7%)
  • Black alone - 8 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 5 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.1%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Palestine: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (23.0%), United States (19.5%), Irish (17.3%), English (8.3%), Dutch (2.4%), French (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/15/1855

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 1,804 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Palestine:

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Palestine village:

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

11 residents are foreign born

This village:  0.7%
Illinois:  13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Palestine, Illinois as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Palestine to the number of sex offenders is 224 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $886 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $752 (1.5%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Terre Haute, IN (34.5 miles , pop. 59,614).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (95.4 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (196.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Merom, IN (2.1 miles ), Robinson, IL (2.6 miles ), Flat Rock, IL (2.8 miles ), Hutsonville, IL (2.8 miles ), Carlisle, IN (3.4 miles ), Birds, IL (3.4 miles) , Stoy, IL (3.5 miles) , West York, IL (3.5 miles) .

Latitude: 39.00 N, Longitude: 87.61 W

Area code: 618

Palestine household income distribution Palestine home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Palestine by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000011001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.074.074.50.00.075.50.00.00.0
Robberies 0000000000170
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.077.2509.80.0
Assaults 10822959875005
per 100,000 732.1585.7146.4148.1669.6369.8670.6593.5526.3377.60.00.0364.2
Burglaries 98331772218810180
per 100,000 658.9585.7219.6222.21264.9517.81639.31335.3601.5755.377.2582.70.0
Thefts 1523141422231218311381212
per 100,000 1098.11683.71024.91037.01636.91701.2894.21335.32330.8981.9617.3874.0874.0
Auto thefts 1200021000000
per 100,000 73.2146.40.00.00.0147.974.50.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 1000000000000
per 100,000 73.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 252.2246.989.290.2299.7259.5364.5276.4250.4237.455.4238.0112.2

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Illinois average:

2.76

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.7%
Illinois:

9.5%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -277 (-16.9%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)

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

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Tornado activity:

Palestine-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.2 miles away from the Palestine village center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/7/1989, a category F4 tornado 28.2 miles away from the village center injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Palestine-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 53% 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 40.8 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 19.3 miles away from Palestine 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 70.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 38.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 38.5 miles away from Palestine 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 37.1 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 Crawford County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Fred Dubois - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers near Palestine:

  • COTILLION RIDGE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ROBINSON, IL)
  • SOUTH HAVEN HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; ROBINSON, IL)
  • CRAWFORD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, Critical Access Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 8 miles away; ROBINSON, IL)

Political contributions by individuals in Palestine, IL

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palestine:

  • Vincennes University (about 23 miles; Vincennes, IN; Full-time enrollment: 6,470)
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley (about 29 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 2,860)
  • Indiana State University (about 35 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 8,125)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 45 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,940)
  • Lake Land College (about 52 miles; Mattoon, IL; FT enrollment: 3,606)
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Bloominton (about 56 miles; Bloomington, IN; FT enrollment: 3,124)
  • Indiana University-Bloomington (about 60 miles; Bloomington, IN; FT enrollment: 37,472)

Public high school in Palestine:

Public elementary/middle school in Palestine:

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Library in Palestine:

  • PALESTINE PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $651,819; Location: 116 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 19,298 books; 604 audio materials; 692 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 15 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 21 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Palestine: Palestine Public Library (A), Lamotte Township Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Fife Opera House (123 South Main St).

 
Crawford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 37.7. This is about average.
City:

37.7
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.0%
(15.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 39.1% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Palestine, IL

Palestine compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income 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 below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Palestine (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Palestine Branch at 101 North Main Street, branch established on 1898/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • First Robinson Savings Bank, National Association: East Grand Prairie Branch at 119 East Grand Prairie, branch established on 1996/06/30. Info updated 2008/10/08: Bank assets: $221.3 mil, Deposits: $185.1 mil, headquarters in Robinson, IL, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: First Robinson Financial Corporation

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School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


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Palestine mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Palestine village (based on Crawford County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.76%
Here51.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Catholic Church
Adherents20.4%19.9%17.2%13.3%8.0%
Congregations28.6%14.3%11.1%3.2%3.2%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)Churches of ChristOther
Adherents6.2%2.8%2.4%1.7%8.0%
Congregations3.2%3.2%3.2%4.8%25.4%
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: 6
Crawford County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Crawford County:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

8.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

27.0%
Illinois:

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

13.5%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,913
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,986$35,9441$992
Streets and Highways 2$4,163$24,9780$0
Sewerage 1$1,063$12,7560$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$319
Totals for Government 6$14,212$28,4244$3,224

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $141,000 ($104.83)
    Financial Administration: $120,000 ($89.22)
    Regular Highways: $63,000 ($46.84)
    Sewerage: $47,000 ($34.94)
    General - Other: $40,000 ($29.74)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $206,000 ($153.16)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $72,000 ($53.53)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $29,000 ($21.56)
    Interest Earnings: $27,000 ($20.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $159,000 ($118.22)
    Highways: $40,000 ($29.74)
  • Tax - Property: $46,000 ($34.20)
    NEC: $10,000 ($7.43)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $488,000 ($362.83)

3.65% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,139 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.65%
Illinois average:

5.66%

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:
from Lawrence County, IL  0.41% ($28,258 average AGI)
from Clark County, IL  0.32% ($30,458)
from Jasper County, IL  0.27% ($206,950)


4.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,968 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.16%
Illinois average:

5.99%

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:
to Lawrence County, IL  0.39% ($37,310 average AGI)
to Clark County, IL  0.28% ($32,238)
to Knox County, IN  0.20% ($16,933)

Strongest AM radio stations in Palestine:

  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WPFR (1480 AM; 5 kW; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTAY (1570 AM; 0 kW; ROBINSON, IL; Owner: ANN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WAOV (1450 AM; 1 kW; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palestine:

  • WTYE (101.7 FM; ROBINSON, IL; Owner: ANN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQTY (93.3 FM; LINTON, IN; Owner: THE ORIGINAL COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNDI-FM (95.3 FM; SULLIVAN, IN; Owner: J T M BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBOW-FM (102.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WUZR (105.7 FM; BICKNELL, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WVUB (91.1 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: VINCENNES UNIVERSITY)
  • WMMC (105.9 FM; MARSHALL, IL; Owner: JDL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFML (96.7 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: THE VINCENNES UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WAKO-FM (103.1 FM; LAWRENCEVILLE, IL; Owner: LAWRENCEVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZDM (92.1 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WATI (89.9 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCBH (104.3 FM; CASEY, IL; Owner: TWO PETAZ, INC.)
  • WUSI (90.3 FM; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF S. ILL. UNIVER.)

TV broadcast stations around Palestine:

  • WTWO (Channel 2; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF THE MIDWEST, INC.)
  • WBAK-TV (Channel 38; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WTHI-TV (Channel 10; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WUSI-TV (Channel 16; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • W57AO (Channel 57; ROBINSON, IL; Owner: FULL GOS. BUS. MENS. FELLOW INTL.)
  • WVUT (Channel 22; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR THE VINCENNES UNIV.)

Palestine fatal accident list:

May 8, 2003 10:45 AM, Sr-33, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 25, 1985 01:39 PM, 33, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 1,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 80
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 1,007

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Palestine)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 106 Harrison St (Lat: 39.007556 Lon: -87.611694), Call Sign: KNFY414
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.205 MHz, 154.430 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/15/2012, Expiration Date: 07/06/2022
    Registrant: 3781 N State Highway 1, Flat Rock, IL 62427, Phone: (618) 584-3371, Fax: (618) 584-3372, Email:
  • 3 Mi E .25 Mi N Rt 1 & Duncanville Rd (Lat: 38.960333 Lon: -87.633083), Call Sign: WFV545
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.625 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/23/1999, Expiration Date: 06/07/2004, Cancellation Date: 08/08/2004
    Registrant: Max V Fulling, Rr 1, Palestine, IL 62451
  • Icgrr Yd Office N Side Icg Main 100 E Of East Main St (Lat: 39.007000 Lon: -87.609750), Call Sign: KQY652, Licensee ID: L00013390
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.920 MHz, 161.190 MHz, 161.280 MHz, 161.460 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/05/1997, Expiration Date: 03/12/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/11/2002
    Registrant: Illinois Central Gulf Railroad Co, 17641 S Ashland Ave, Homewood, IL 60430, Phone: (708) 206-3500
  • 10106 N 1725th Street (Lat: 39.005278 Lon: -87.630278), Call Sign: WQAW757
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.412 MHz, 457.412 MHz, 451.287 MHz, 456.287 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/19/2004, Expiration Date: 08/19/2014, Certifier: Darrell Blackmore
    Registrant: Pros, Ltd, 5219 Adairville Road, Franklin, KY 42135-0195, Phone: (270) 586-7864

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Palestine)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: FLUG UND FAHRZEUGWERKE AG HBV DIAMANT (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 11HS , Serial Number: 009, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 03/23/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis A Harmon, Rr 1 Box 331, Palestine, IL 62451
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3051M , Serial Number: 12-1580, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 06/01/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Mark E Shaw, 4241 N St Hwy 33, Palestine, IL 62451, Other Owners: Jackie L Shaw
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R22 BETA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 40374 , Serial Number: 1668, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 01/24/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 10748 N 1650st, Palestine, IL 62451
  • Aircraft: REPUBLIC RC-3 (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A8 SERIES (215 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6442K , Serial Number: 692, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 08/28/1953
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Box 96, Palestine, IL 62451
  • Aircraft: BURGOYNE BEN FALCO F8L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7B , Serial Number: 651917, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 09/12/1989
    Registrant (Individual): David A Shaw, 17594 E 500th Ave, Palestine, IL 62451


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Palestine


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

Most common first names in Palestine, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2476.6 years
John2474.7 years
William2275.6 years
James2274.2 years
Robert1870.9 years
Charles1671.3 years
Helen1478.4 years
Lester1479.2 years
Roy1275.9 years
Raymond1164.6 years
Most common last names in Palestine, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2377.8 years
Adams1679.5 years
Garrard1678.1 years
Mcdaniel1482.0 years
Kincaid1178.4 years
Fuller1078.5 years
Burkett1087.0 years
Knoblett980.6 years
Brashear978.4 years
York880.8 years

Businesses in Palestine, IL

  • True Value: 1


Palestine on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Petroleum and coal products"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2000-2002 average to 2006"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Electrical equipment, appliances, and components"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Miscellaneous manufacturing"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Steve V. Miller (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.

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