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Population in 2013: 8,561 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.7%
 
Males: 3,892  (45.5%)
Females: 4,669  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  43.5 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61944.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,901 (it was $30,902 in 2000)
Paris:

$33,901
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,348 (it was $17,750 in 2000)

Paris city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $58,704 (it was $49,100 in 2000)
Paris:

$58,704
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $91,672; Detached houses: $95,275; Townhouses or other attached units: $134,889; Mobile homes: $26,038

Median gross rent in 2013: $578.

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  • Races in Paris, IL (2010)

    Paris races chart
    • 8,58097.1%White alone
    • 1121.3%Hispanic
    • 740.8%Two or more races
    • 390.4%Black alone
    • 200.2%Asian alone
    • 100.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Paris: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.9%), Irish (17.8%), United States (14.4%), English (11.2%), Scottish (4.1%), Dutch (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/02/1873

Elevation: 726 feet

Land area: 4.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,778 people per square mile   (low).

Paris,IL real estate house value index trend

Paris, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Paris:

  • High school or higher: 83.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Paris city:

  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

127 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 40 registered sex offenders living in Paris, Illinois as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Paris to the number of sex offenders is 217 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,360 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $997 (1.9%)

Paris satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Terre Haute, IN (19.0 miles , pop. 59,614).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (83.2 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (154.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Vermilion, IL (2.5 miles ), Redmon, IL (3.0 miles) , Blanford, IN (3.1 miles ), St. Bernice, IN (3.4 miles ), New Goshen, IN (3.5 miles ), Universal, IN (3.6 miles ), Chrisman, IL (3.6 miles ), Kansas, IL (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $59,200
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $180,800
  • 1999: 36 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 2000: 22 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2006: 17 buildings, average cost: $121,500
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $168,800
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $178,600
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $208,700
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $203,200
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $197,500
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.61 N, Longitude: 87.69 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +849 (+9.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,994 (55.4%)

Area code: 217

Paris household income distribution Paris home values distribution

Crime rates in Paris by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013
Murders 000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.011.30.0
Rapes 94435542305N/A
per 100,000 99.244.144.733.456.156.645.222.834.50.056.4N/A
Robberies 30041102245272
per 100,000 33.10.00.044.511.211.30.022.823.0532.8304.623.2
Assaults 7391916347594335330027
per 100,000 804.21,002.51,017.6701.0527.7667.9485.5398.4379.40.00.0313.5
Burglaries 766161856430434330253945
per 100,000 837.3672.0682.1945.8718.5339.6485.5489.5344.9296.0440.0522.5
Thefts 267240240203134114119124947191118
per 100,000 2,941.52,644.02,683.72,258.81,504.41,290.51,343.61,411.51,080.6840.61,026.61,370.2
Auto thefts 21272718108118610129
per 100,000 231.4297.5301.9200.3112.390.6124.291.169.0118.4135.4104.5
Arson 322200402022
per 100,000 33.122.022.422.30.00.045.20.023.00.022.623.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.8) 453.4420.3426.6359.6278.5270.0235.3206.6186.8228.0246.4220.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Paris detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 21 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Illinois average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.9%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -149 (-1.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Paris, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Paris-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/22/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the Paris city center injured 40 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/22/1960, a category F3 tornado 19.2 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Paris-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 78% 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 81.0 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 55.7 miles away from Paris 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 112.6 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 79.1 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 73.8 miles away from Paris center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 224.1 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 Edgar County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Paris topographic map

Birthplace of: Carl Switzer - Film actor, Barbara Stuart - Actress, Richard P. Mills - Educator, Rodney Watson - Basketball coach, W. H. Lillard - Football player and coach, Brett Eldredge - Country singer, Harold Switzer - Film actor, Bill Van Dyke - Baseball player, Frank Trimble O'Hair - Politician, Jack Franklin - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Paris:

  • HIGHVIEW TERRACE (409 NORTH HIGH STREET)
  • PARIS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 721 E COURT STREET)
  • TANNER PLACE (321 CHESTNUT STREET)
  • PARIS HEALTH CARE CENTER (1011 NORTH MAIN STREET)
  • TWIN LAKES REHAB AND HEALTH CARE (310 EADS AVENUE)

Airports and heliports located in Paris:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paris:

  • Indiana State University (about 19 miles; Terre Haute, IN; Full-time enrollment: 10,925)
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (about 22 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 28 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)
  • Danville Area Community College (about 37 miles; Danville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,229)
  • Lake Land College (about 39 miles; Mattoon, IL; FT enrollment: 7,499)
  • DePauw University (about 45 miles; Greencastle, IN; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 45 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)

Public high schools in Paris:

Public elementary/middle schools in Paris:

Private elementary/middle school in Paris:

  • ST MARY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 58; Location: 507 CONNELLY ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Paris, School District: PARIS COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT 4

Library in Paris:

  • PARIS CARNEGIE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $199,019; Location: 207 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 31,949 books; 379 audio materials; 777 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 17 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 90 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Paris: Elks Country Club (A), Camp Blackhawk (B), Edgar County Courthouse (C), Paris Fire Department (D), Edgar County Special Service Area Ambulance (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Paris include: First Assembly of God Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), First Christian Church (C), First United Methodist Church (D), Grace Lutheran Church (E), Saint Marys Catholic Church (F), Trinity United Methodist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoirs: Eads Lake (A), Twin Lakes (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Paris include: Sunrise Park (1), Sunset Park (2), Sylvain Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Art Center & Museum-Bicentennial (132 South Central Avenue), Edgar County Historical Museum (414 North Main Street), Paris City Of (Recreation Areas; 150 Lakeside Ter Dr).

Court: Edgar County - Circuit Court Clerk's Office (Courthouse).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 91.2. This is worse than average.

City:

91.2
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.837. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.837
U.S.:

1.929

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.1%
(25.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 7.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Paris in 2010:

  • 105 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 38 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 33 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 12 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 9 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

People in group quarters in Paris in 2000:

  • 154 people in nursing homes
  • 28 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 16 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Paris, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Paris compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Paris (2011 data):

  • First Bank & Trust, S.B.: West Washington Street Branch at 208 West Washington Street, branch established on 2005/06/24; at 101 South Central Avenue, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2009/04/28: Bank assets: $392.6 mil, Deposits: $303.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: First Banctrust Corporation
  • The Citizens National Bank of Paris: Drive-In Facility at 8964 Lower Terre Haute Road, branch established on 1978/10/16; The Citizens National Bank Of Paris at 110-114 West Court Street, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2008/01/29: Bank assets: $211.1 mil, Deposits: $169.8 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Of Paris, Inc.
  • The Edgar County Bank and Trust Co., Paris, Illinois: The Edgar County Bank And Trust Co., Paris, Illinois at 177 West Wood Street, branch established on 1873/03/23; Drive-In Facility at 212-214 North Main Street, branch established on 1970/10/21. Info updated 2009/12/31: Bank assets: $312.6 mil, Deposits: $246.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Edgar County Banc Shares, Inc.
  • State Bank of Chrisman: Paris Branch at 600 East Jasper Street, branch established on 1997/12/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $71.5 mil, Deposits: $65.4 mil, headquarters in Chrisman, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Longview Capital Corporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Paris, Illinois:

  • Pinnell Motel, Rt 6, Paris, IL 61944 , Phone: (217) 465-6441
  • Tiara Manor Bed & Breakfast, 403 W Court St, Paris, IL 61944 , Phone: (217) 465-1865
  • Scottish Inn, Rt 1, Paris, IL 61944 , Phone: (217) 465-6441
  • Super 8 Motel Paris, RR 6, Paris, IL 61944 , Phone: (217) 463-8888
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Paris, Illinois

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Paris city (based on Edgar County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,33826
Mainline Protestant3,06519
Catholic1,1283
Other2172
Black Protestant1201
None10,708-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Edgar County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Edgar County:

5.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Edgar County:

27.0%
Illinois:

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

13.1%
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 3$11,256$45,0241$1,322
Other Government Administration 3$14,134$56,5365$3,463
Police Protection - Officers 15$66,938$53,5500$0
Police - Other 6$14,672$29,34410$4,584
Firefighters 14$56,437$48,3750$0
Streets and Highways 7$23,969$41,0900$0
Sewerage 8$32,437$48,6561$2,190
Parks and Recreation 2$8,460$50,7600$0
Water Supply 7$25,572$43,8380$0
Local Libraries 2$4,641$27,8466$3,977
Other and Unallocable 1$3,007$36,0843$4,161
Totals for Government 68$261,523$46,15126$19,697

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $74,000 ($8.64)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($1.52)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,035,000 ($120.90)
    Water Utilities: $1,025,000 ($119.73)
    Fire Protection: $898,000 ($104.89)
    Sewerage: $817,000 ($95.43)
    Regular Highways: $795,000 ($92.86)
    General - Other: $649,000 ($75.81)
    Central Staff Services: $233,000 ($27.22)
    Financial Administration: $233,000 ($27.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $154,000 ($17.99)
    Libraries: $103,000 ($12.03)
    Health Services - Other: $67,000 ($7.83)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $22,000 ($2.57)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($0.58)
    Parking Facilities: $1,000 ($0.12)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $3,689,000 ($430.91)
    Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $1,335,000 ($155.94)
    Benefit Payments: $472,000 ($55.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $181,000 ($21.14)
    Water Utilities: $62,000 ($7.24)
    Fire Protection: $36,000 ($4.21)
    Sewerage: $26,000 ($3.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $14,000 ($1.64)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($0.93)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.12)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,739,000 ($319.94)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $85,000 ($9.93)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,462,000 ($170.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $14,000 ($1.64)
    Parking Facilities: $5,000 ($0.58)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $270,000 ($31.54)
    From Other Government: $225,000 ($26.28)
    Local Employee Contribution: $94,000 ($10.98)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $693,000 ($80.95)
    Interest Earnings: $257,000 ($30.02)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,244,000 ($145.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,943,000 ($226.96)
    Highways: $253,000 ($29.55)
    All Other: $228,000 ($26.63)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $1,050,000 ($122.65)
    Property: $896,000 ($104.66)
    NEC: $81,000 ($9.46)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,420,000 ($165.87)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $965,000 ($112.72)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $245,000 ($28.62)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $210,000 ($24.53)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $1,056,000 ($123.35)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,084,000 ($827.47)

3.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,007 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.96%
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 Clark County, IL  0.50% ($27,556 average AGI)
from Coles County, IL  0.49% ($28,657)
from Vigo County, IN  0.46% ($27,000)


4.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,974 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.30%
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 Vigo County, IN  0.57% ($24,220 average AGI)
to Coles County, IL  0.50% ($27,250)
to Clark County, IL  0.36% ($29,192)

Strongest AM radio stations in Paris:

  • WPRS (1440 AM; 1 kW; PARIS, IL; Owner: P.R.S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPFR (1480 AM; 5 kW; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Paris:

  • WACF (98.5 FM; PARIS, IL; Owner: P.R.S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WISU (89.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA STATE UNIV. BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • WPFR-FM (93.9 FM; CLINTON, IN; Owner: WORD POWER, INC.)
  • WMGI (100.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: BRIGHT TOWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMMC (105.9 FM; MARSHALL, IL; Owner: JDL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWSY (95.9 FM; SEELYVILLE, IN; Owner: BRIGHT TOWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBOW-FM (102.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WTHI-FM (99.9 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMHD-FM (90.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: ROSE-HULMAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY)
  • WCRT (88.5 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE)
  • WWVR (105.5 FM; WEST TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAXI (104.9 FM; ROCKVILLE, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WCBH (104.3 FM; CASEY, IL; Owner: TWO PETAZ, INC.)
  • W236AE (95.1 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Paris:

  • W43BV (Channel 43; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWO (Channel 2; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF THE MIDWEST, INC.)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WBAK-TV (Channel 38; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WTHI-TV (Channel 10; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
Paris fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Paris fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • 10,750Total average daily traffic
  • 355Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,761Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Paris)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Paris, IL)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Paris)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 32 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Paris)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 80
  • Hazardous Condition: 45
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Paris

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Paris, IL
Most common first names in Paris, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary19179.4 years
John15575.4 years
William13973.3 years
James12772.6 years
Charles10376.4 years
Robert10170.0 years
Ruth7481.4 years
George6777.1 years
Dorothy6279.3 years
Helen6279.2 years
Most common last names in Paris, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5775.8 years
Brown4979.7 years
Wright4979.2 years
Jones4779.1 years
Miller3677.7 years
Wilson3577.1 years
Smith3276.6 years
Davis2976.8 years
Henson2777.6 years
Williams2781.4 years
Businesses in Paris, IL
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Lane Furniture1
Burger King1McDonald's1
CVS1Nike1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Circle K2Subway1
Dairy Queen1Super 81
Domino's Pizza1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul1
Goodwill5UPS1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Hardee's1Wendy's1
Kroger1YMCA1

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  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Plastics and rubber products (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Plastics and rubber products (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Secondary school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Office and administrative support occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Office and administrative support occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest wind speed differences during a year (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most White Non-Hispanic residents (pop 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very short commute times (9 minutes or less) (population 5,000+)"
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