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Population in 2013: 4,417 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.4%
 
Males: 2,197  (49.8%)
Females: 2,220  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  39.5 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60957.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,286 (it was $37,804 in 2000)
Paxton:

$50,286
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,394 (it was $18,617 in 2000)

Paxton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $83,637 (it was $68,800 in 2000)
Paxton:

$83,637
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $102,521; Detached houses: $106,365; Townhouses or other attached units: $46,762; Mobile homes: $20,601

Median gross rent in 2013: $637.

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  • Races in Paxton, IL (2010)

    Paxton races chart
    • 4,27495.6%White alone
    • 1112.5%Hispanic
    • 370.8%Black alone
    • 300.7%Two or more races
    • 70.2%American Indian alone
    • 80.2%Asian alone
    • 60.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Paxton: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.6%), United States (17.9%), Irish (14.5%), English (8.2%), Swedish (4.4%), French (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/11/1872

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 2.23 square miles.

Population density: 1,983 people per square mile   (low).

Paxton,IL real estate house value index trend

Paxton, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Paxton:

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Paxton city:

  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

39 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Paxton, Illinois as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Paxton to the number of sex offenders is 445 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,263 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,108 (2.6%)

Paxton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (25.5 miles , pop. 67,518).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (98.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Loda, IL (2.0 miles ), Ludlow, IL (2.3 miles ), Elliott, IL (3.0 miles ), Buckley, IL (3.2 miles ), Rankin, IL (3.2 miles ), Rantoul, IL (3.3 miles ), Melvin, IL (3.3 miles ), Gifford, IL (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $96,100
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $65,900
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $79,300
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $33,300
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $74,300
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $97,900
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $266,700
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $222,500
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $177,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.46 N, Longitude: 88.10 W

Area code: 217

Paxton household income distribution Paxton home values distribution

Crime rates in Paxton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 011000000N/A001
per 100,000 0.022.122.10.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A0.00.022.5
Rapes 100220101N/A10N/A
per 100,000 22.10.00.044.644.20.022.00.022.1N/A22.30.0N/A
Robberies 200012010N/A801
per 100,000 44.20.00.00.022.144.10.022.00.0N/A178.30.022.5
Assaults 8885271917139N/A142
per 100,000 176.8176.8176.9111.5597.1419.1373.5286.0199.1N/A22.390.045.0
Burglaries 142121191324192419N/A211714
per 100,000 309.4464.1464.4423.5287.5529.3417.4528.1420.3N/A468.1382.6315.2
Thefts 544949776961686351N/A533743
per 100,000 1,193.41,082.91,083.61,716.51,525.91,345.41,493.81,386.11,128.1N/A1,181.5832.8968.3
Auto thefts 2222223133N/A24
per 100,000 44.244.244.244.644.244.165.922.066.468.1N/A45.090.1
Arson 000000010N/A201
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.022.00.0N/A44.60.022.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 144.9165.4165.5166.4256.2199.3194.1164.4143.0146.7167.885.0134.1

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Crime rate in Paxton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Illinois average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +217 (+5.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Paxton, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Paxton-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.3 miles away from the Paxton city center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/6/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Paxton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 83% 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 139.3 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 113.8 miles away from Paxton 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 171.8 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 137.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 129.1 miles away from Paxton 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 271.4 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 Ford County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Paxton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Paxton:

  • PAXTON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (651 E PELLS ST)
  • ASTA CARE CENTER - FORD COUNTY (1240 NORTH MARKET STREET)
  • HEARTLAND OF PAXTON (1001 EAST PELLS STREET)
  • ILLINOIS KNIGHTS TEMPLAR HOME (450 FULTON STREET P O BOX 49)

Airports located in Paxton:

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Amtrak station near Paxton:

  • 11 miles: RANTOUL (RNATOUL, N. KENTUCKY ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paxton:

  • Parkland College (about 25 miles; Champaign, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,326)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 26 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Danville Area Community College (about 36 miles; Danville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,229)
  • Kankakee Community College (about 47 miles; Kankakee, IL; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 48 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois State University (about 48 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 49 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)

Public high school in Paxton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Paxton:

See full list of schools located in Paxton, School District: PAXTON-BUCKLEY-LODA COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT 10

Library in Paxton:

  • PAXTON CARNEGIE LIBRARY (Operating income: $129,188; Location: 254 SOUTH MARKET STREET; 26,834 books; 500 e-books; 327 audio materials; 1,052 video materials; 16 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 76 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Paxton: Paxton City Hall (A), Paxton Carnegie Library (B), Middlecoff Mansion (C), Paxton Fire Protection District (D), Ford County Jail (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Paxton include: Church of the Nazarene (A), Evangelical Covenant Church (B), Federated Church (C), First Lutheran Church (D), First Southern Baptist Church (E), Paxton Church of Christ (F), Paxton United Methodist Church (G), Saint Marys Catholic Church (H), Westminister Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pells Park (1), Glen Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Paxton include: Belson Park (1), Fulton Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Ford County Government - Circuit Court Clerk (106 Court House).

Ford 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 68.3. This is about average.

City:

68.3
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 2.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.04
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.62
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.4%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
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: 0.1% of all households
168 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
43 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
148 people in nursing homes in 2000
31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Paxton, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Paxton compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Paxton (2011 data):

  • First National Bank in Paxton: Plaza Facility at 101 South Market Street, branch established on 1969/07/01; First National Bank In Paxton at 106 North Market Street, branch established on 1933/10/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $72.5 mil, Deposits: $63.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Agricultural Banking Corporation
  • Busey Bank: Paxton Branch at 140 West Center Street, branch established on 1894/01/01. 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
  • Farmers-Merchants National Bank of Paxton: Farmers-Merchants National Bank Of P at 101 North Taft Street, branch established on 1914/03/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $107.5 mil, Deposits: $92.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Premier Bancorp Of Illinois, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (14%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Paxton city (based on Ford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,66618
Evangelical Protestant2,23914
Catholic1,7715
Other4-
None6,401-
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: 4
Ford County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Ford County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Ford County:

5.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Ford County:

27.0%
Illinois:

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

11.9%
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 1$4,282$51,3840$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 11$2,187
Police Protection - Officers 6$20,951$41,9023$1,147
Streets and Highways 5$17,688$42,4511$640
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$438
Sewerage 2$7,138$42,8281$726
Water Supply 3$10,640$42,5600$0
Local Libraries 1$2,568$30,8167$3,308
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$663
Totals for Government 18$63,267$42,17826$9,109

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $238,000 ($53.88)
    Central Staff Services: $167,000 ($37.81)
    Regular Highways: $60,000 ($13.58)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $474,000 ($107.31)
    Water Utilities: $342,000 ($77.43)
    Police Protection: $329,000 ($74.48)
    General - Other: $201,000 ($45.51)
    Sewerage: $195,000 ($44.15)
    Financial Administration: $185,000 ($41.88)
    Libraries: $97,000 ($21.96)
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000 ($8.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($5.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $43,000 ($9.74)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $109,000 ($24.68)
    Libraries: $27,000 ($6.11)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($3.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $15,000 ($3.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.45)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $750,000 ($169.80)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($7.02)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $267,000 ($60.45)
    All Other: $175,000 ($39.62)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $16,000 ($3.62)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000 ($1.13)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $98,000 ($22.19)
    General Revenue, NEC: $39,000 ($8.83)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $400,000 ($90.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $800,000 ($181.12)
    Water Utilities: $182,000 ($41.20)
    Highways: $140,000 ($31.70)
    All Other: $18,000 ($4.08)
  • Tax - Property: $491,000 ($111.16)
    NEC: $85,000 ($19.24)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $520,000 ($117.73)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $465,000 ($105.28)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $55,000 ($12.45)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,507,000 ($567.58)

6.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,889 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
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 Champaign County, IL  1.75% ($28,582 average AGI)
from Iroquois County, IL  0.59% ($35,303)
from Livingston County, IL  0.43% ($34,875)


6.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,241 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
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 Champaign County, IL  1.73% ($28,443 average AGI)
to Iroquois County, IL  0.71% ($31,025)
to McLean County, IL  0.55% ($32,613)

Strongest AM radio stations in Paxton:

  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WJCI (1460 AM; 1 kW; RANTOUL, IL)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Paxton:

  • WPXN (104.9 FM; PAXTON, IL; Owner: PAXTON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGKC (105.9 FM; MAHOMET, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WEVX (95.3 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WQQB (96.1 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WGCY (106.3 FM; GIBSON CITY, IL; Owner: F & G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBGL (91.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE,INC)
  • WGNN (102.5 FM; FISHER, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC)
  • WLRW (94.5 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WGNJ (89.3 FM; ST. JOSEPH, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)
  • WXLS (99.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: I.A.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKIO (92.5 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WEFT (90.1 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WEFT/PRAIRIE AIR, INC.)
  • WHPO (100.9 FM; HOOPESTON, IL; Owner: MARKET STREET BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPCD (88.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: PARKLAND COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Paxton:

  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCCU (Channel 27; URBANA, IL; Owner: URBANA-CHAMPAIGN BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W58DA (Channel 58; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W07DD (Channel 7; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
Paxton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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


Paxton fatal accident list:

Jun 18, 2002 05:00 PM, Market, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 7, 1997 11:55 PM, 9, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 17, 1975 05:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • 32,459Total average daily traffic
  • 6,556Total average daily truck traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Paxton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Paxton, IL
Most common first names in Paxton, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5173.5 years
John4878.0 years
Robert4274.7 years
George4279.7 years
Charles3679.0 years
James3573.6 years
Dorothy3177.8 years
Mary2578.7 years
Ruth2385.9 years
Edna2283.9 years
Most common last names in Paxton, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5179.3 years
Anderson4482.4 years
Swanson2983.1 years
Smith2778.1 years
Carlson2480.0 years
Peterson2382.3 years
Nelson2082.3 years
Thompson1977.6 years
Brown1781.6 years
Jones1681.6 years
Businesses in Paxton, IL
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets1
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