Quincy, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 40,915 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.4%
 
Males: 19,198  (46.9%)
Females: 21,717  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  39.4 years
Illinois median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 62301.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $41,859 (it was $30,956 in 2000)
Quincy:

$41,859
IL:

$55,137
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,064 (it was $17,479 in 2000)

Quincy city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $105,805 (it was $68,900 in 2000)
Quincy:

$105,805
IL:

$170,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $109,029; Detached houses: $110,662; Townhouses or other attached units: $188,540; In 2-unit structures: $88,607; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,003; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $135,912; Mobile homes: $23,625

Median gross rent in 2012: $610.

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  • White alone - 36,530 (89.9%)
  • Black alone - 2,225 (5.5%)
  • Two or more races - 724 (1.8%)
  • Hispanic - 621 (1.5%)
  • Asian alone - 499 (1.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 37 (0.09%)
  • Other race alone - 11 (0.03%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Quincy: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (38.4%), Irish (11.3%), United States (9.6%), English (9.3%), Italian (2.2%), French (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/05/1897

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 14.6 square miles.

Population density: 2,799 people per square mile   (average).

Quincy,IL real estate house value index trend

Quincy, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Quincy:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Quincy city:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

640 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.6%
Illinois:  13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 107 registered sex offenders living in Quincy, Illinois as of July 07, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Quincy to the number of sex offenders is 381 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,757 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,387 (1.5%)

Quincy satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (84.7 miles , pop. 84,531).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (109.1 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (234.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: La Grange, MO (3.1 miles ), Ursa, IL (3.1 miles ), Payson, IL (3.3 miles ), Palmyra, MO (3.4 miles ), Mendon, IL (3.5 miles ), Columbus, IL (3.7 miles) , Coatsburg, IL (3.7 miles ), Plainville, IL (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 94 buildings, average cost: $139,800
  • 1998: 53 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 1999: 64 buildings, average cost: $148,400
  • 2000: 65 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2001: 81 buildings, average cost: $139,600
  • 2002: 103 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 2003: 103 buildings, average cost: $148,100
  • 2004: 112 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2005: 123 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2006: 135 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2007: 62 buildings, average cost: $154,600
  • 2008: 56 buildings, average cost: $196,600
  • 2009: 56 buildings, average cost: $198,100
  • 2010: 50 buildings, average cost: $201,900
  • 2011: 47 buildings, average cost: $159,200
  • 2012: 80 buildings, average cost: $185,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.93 N, Longitude: 91.39 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Gem City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,225 (+20.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 14,795 (78.4%)

Area code: 217

Quincy household income distribution Quincy home values distribution

Crime rates in Quincy by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0100111120100
per 100,000 0.02.50.00.02.52.52.52.55.00.02.50.00.0
Rapes 41232424344035483636373026
per 100,000 101.657.059.560.185.2100.887.8119.989.890.093.573.663.9
Robberies 1429262612191518202413214816
per 100,000 34.771.864.465.130.147.937.645.049.960.0333.5363.139.3
Assaults 2182091841842662652511561621551615146
per 100,000 540.1517.8455.8461.0666.3668.0630.0389.7404.3387.740.436.8358.9
Burglaries 375424283283289303274271330232263209224
per 100,000 929.01050.4701.1709.0723.9763.8687.7676.9823.6580.2664.5512.8550.6
Thefts 1,7381,5091,4341,4341,2701,3261,2691,1761,1071,1781,0391,0411,054
per 100,000 4305.63738.33552.53592.53181.23342.73185.22937.52762.72946.32625.12554.32590.7
Auto thefts 60605151444242434225243726
per 100,000 148.6148.6126.3127.8110.2105.9105.4107.4104.862.560.690.863.9
Arson 2866442443548
per 100,000 5.019.814.915.010.010.15.010.010.07.512.69.819.7
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 435.2398.1348.4352.4390.0416.3384.5354.7343.5321.0333.9310.8273.4

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

Crime rate in Quincy detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 86 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Illinois average:

2.76

Quincy tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -142 (-0.4%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Quincy, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Quincy-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/2003, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Quincy city center .

On 5/14/1961, a category F3 tornado 15.4 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Quincy-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 213.8 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 202.5 miles away from Quincy center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 215.9 miles away from the city 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 236.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 248.0 miles away from Quincy 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 214.9 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 Adams County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Quincy topographic map

Birthplace of: Mary Astor - actress, Bruce Edwards (baseball) - Baseball player, John W. Henry - Businessman, Paul Tibbets - (born 1915), pilot of the "Enola Gay", dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, James B. Stewart - Journalist, D. A. Weibring - Professional golfer, Dean Oliver (basketball) - Basketball player, Bruce Douglas (basketball) - Basketball player, Ireene Wicker - Actor and singer, Chase Hilgenbrinck - Soccer player.

Main business address for: Mercantile Bancorp, Inc. (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS), GARDNER DENVER INC (GENERAL INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT), TITAN INTERNATIONAL INC (STEEL WORKS, BLAST FURNACES ROLLING MILLS (COKE OVENS)).

Hospitals in Quincy:

  • BLESSING HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (BROADWAY AND 14TH, PO BOX 7005)
  • BLESSING HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, BROADWAY AT 11TH STREET)
  • ILLINOIS VETERANS HOME (provides emergency services, 1707 N TWELTH STREET)
  • MAPLE TERRACE (1510 NORTH FOURTH STREET)
  • QUINCY MEDICAL GROU (1118 HAMPSHIRE STREET)
  • QUINCY TERRACE (1233 NORTH SIXTH STREET)
  • ST MARY HOSPITAL INC (1415 VERMONT STREET)

Dialysis Facilities in Quincy:

  • DAVITA - ADAMS COUNTY DIALYSIS (436 NORTH 10TH STREET)

Nursing Homes in Quincy:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN HOME (2130 HARRISON STREET)
  • ST VINCENT'S HOME (1440 NORTH 10TH STREET)
  • SUNSET HOME (418 WASHINGTON STREET)
  • SYCAMORE HEALTHCARE CENTER (720 SYCAMORE)

Airports located in Quincy:

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Amtrak station:

QUINCY (30TH ST. & WISMANN LN.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Quincy:

  • John Wood Community College (Full-time enrollment: 1,633; Location: 1301 S 48th Street; Public; Website: www.jwcc.edu)
  • Quincy University (FT enrollment: 1,520; Location: 1800 College Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.quincy.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Vatterott College-Quincy (FT enrollment: 310; Location: 3609 North Marx Drive; Private, for-profit; Website: www.vatterott.edu)
  • Blessing Rieman College of Nursing (FT enrollment: 224; Location: Broadway at 11th Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.brcn.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Gem City College (FT enrollment: 33; Location: 700 State St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.gemcitycollege.com)
  • Blessing Hospital School of Radiologic Technology (FT enrollment: 22; Location: Broadway at 14th; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.blessinghealthsystem.org)
  • Blessing Hospital School of Medical Laboratory Technology (FT enrollment: 8; Location: Broadway at 11th St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.blessinghealthsystem.org/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Quincy:

  • Western Illinois University (about 53 miles; Macomb, IL; Full-time enrollment: 10,755)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 63 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Truman State University (about 66 miles; Kirksville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,553)
  • Moberly Area Community College (about 67 miles; Moberly, MO; FT enrollment: 3,977)
  • Columbia College (about 84 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 13,975)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (about 85 miles; Columbia, MO; FT enrollment: 29,599)
  • St Charles Community College (about 91 miles; Cottleville, MO; FT enrollment: 5,302)

Public high schools in Quincy:

Private high schools in Quincy:

  • QUINCY NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 461; Location: 1400 S 11TH ST; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • CHADDOCK (Students: 56; Location: 205 S 24TH ST; Grades: 4 - 12)
  • QUINCY AREA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL ASSN (Students: 49; Location: 2123 LONGLETT DR; Grades: KG - 12)
  • TRANSITIONS SCHOOL (Students: 15; Location: 4409 MAINE ST; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Quincy:

Private elementary/middle schools in Quincy:

  • ST PETER SCHOOL (Students: 407; Location: 2500 MAINE ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST FRANCES SCHOOL (Students: 285; Location: 1720 COLLEGE AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ST DOMINIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 185; Location: 4100 COLUMBUS RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • BLESSED SACRAMENT CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 177; Location: 1115 S 7TH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JAMES LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 148; Location: 900 S 17TH ST; Grades: PK - 7)
See full list of schools located in Quincy, School District: QUINCY SCHOOL DISTRICT 172

Library in Quincy:

  • QUINCY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,397,532; Location: 526 JERSEY STREET; 161,700 books; 11,525 audio materials; 13,460 video materials; 24 local licensed databases; 210 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 404 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Birthplace of Tad Hilgenbrinck(Actor). American Pie: Band Camp(2005). The Curiosity of Chance(2006).

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Notable locations in Quincy: Quincy Country Club (A), Quincy Municipal Golf Course (B), Valley View Campground (C), Adams County Courthouse (D), Illinois Soldiers and Sailors Home (E), Solano Hall (F), Quincy Public Library (G), Quincy Museum (H), Padua Residence Hall (I), North Campus Gymnasium (J), Memorial Gymnasium (K), Lind Street Residence Hall (L), Lincoln-Douglas Valentine Museum (M), Garner Residence Hall (N), Gardner Museum of Architecture and Design (O), Francis Hall (P), Centennial Residence Hall (Q), Brenner Library (R), Augustine Residence Hall (S), Quincy City Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Harrison Street Plaza Shopping Center (1), Quincy Commons Shopping Center (2), Quincy Mall Shopping Center (3), State and Eighth Plaza Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Quincy include: Mercantile Bancorp, Inc. (A), TITAN INTERNATIONAL INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Quincy include: Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Bethel Assembly of God Church (B), Calvary Baptist Church (C), Calvary Tabernacle (D), Cathedral of Worship Church (E), Central Baptist Church (F), Christ Lutheran Church (G), Columbus Road Baptist Church (H), Emmanuel Nazarene Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Woodland Cemetery (1), Calvary Cemetery (2), Graceland Cemetery (3), Quincy Memorial Park Cemetery (4), Saint Boniface Cemetery (5), Saint Peters Cemetery (6), Quincy National Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Emery Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Quincy include: Parker Heights Park (1), Progress Park (2), Reservoir Park (3), Riverview Park (4), All America City Park (5), Berrian Park (6), Sid Simpson State Park (7), South Park (8), Sunset Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Gardner Old Klene Gallery (Museums; 129 South 4th Street) (1), Gardner Museum's Gallery Across 4th Street (129 South 4th Street) (2), Gardner Museum's Pretzel Alley Annex (609 South 8th Street) (3), Gardner Museum of Architecture & Design (332 Maine Street) (4), Aladdin's Castle (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3423 Quincy Mall) (5), Going Bonkers (Amusement & Theme Parks; 229 North 48th Street) (6), Heck Novelty CO (600 North 5th Street) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Hampton Inn Quincy (225 South 4th Street) (1), Accommodation Inn (200 South 3rd Street) (2), Comfort Inn Quincy (4122 Broadway) (3), Diamond Motel (North 12th) (4), Fairfield Inn Quincy (4315 Braodway) (5), Days Inn (200 Maine Street) (6), Comfort Inn of Quincy (4100 Broadway Street) (7), Elkton Hotel (133 South 4th Street) (8), Bel Aire Motel (2314 North 12th Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Illinois State - Appellate Court 4th District (608 Vermont Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Adams 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 67.6. This is about average.

City:

67.6
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.40. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.40
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.25
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Quincy and their reported violations in the past:

EXPRESSWAY MHP (Population served: 98, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-12-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-02-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HY-VEE FOOD STORE (127787) (Population served: 25, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
WILCO FAST BREAK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Quincy that have no violations reported:

  • HY-VEE FOOD STORE (127795) (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.9%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.4% for Black residents, 3.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 5.1% for other race residents, 33.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.1%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Quincy in 2010:

  • 1,015 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 527 people in college/university student housing
  • 165 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 110 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 73 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 56 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 21 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 20 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 20 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 19 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Quincy in 2000:

  • 1,428 people in nursing homes
  • 538 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 108 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 76 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 55 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 44 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 39 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 23 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 23 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 18 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 15 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 9 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 5 people in homes for the physically handicapped

Quincy, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Quincy compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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 below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with most branches in Quincy (2011 data):

  • Mercantile Bank: Motor Facility, Broadway Street Wal-Mart Branch, at 200 North 33rd Street, Maine Street Branch. Info updated 2008/04/21: Bank assets: $627.8 mil, Deposits: $564.1 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Mercantile Bancorp, Inc.
  • First Bankers Trust Company, National Association: Community Facility, at 12th And Broadway, State At 24th Street Facility, 24th And Kochs Lane Facility. Info updated 2009/12/07: Bank assets: $713.7 mil, Deposits: $593.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: First Bankers Trustshares, Inc.
  • Town and Country Bank of Quincy: Hy-Vee Branch, Town And Country Bank Of Quincy, Town & Country Bank Of Quincy Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $103.8 mil, Deposits: $91.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: T & C Bancorp, Inc.
  • State Street Bank and Trust Company: Niemann Foods Facility, Broadway Branch, State Street Bank And Trust Company. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $162.3 mil, Deposits: $145.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Backlund Investment Co.
  • Heartland Bank and Trust Company: 2001 Maine Street Branch, Quincy Branch, Quincy Branch. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $1,943.8 mil, Deposits: $1,632.9 mil, headquarters in Bloomington, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: Heartland Bancorp, Inc.
  • FIRST MID-ILLINOIS BANK & TRUST, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION: Quincy Mall Branch at 3233 Broadway, branch established on 1889/01/01; Quincy (Main) Branch at 636 Hampshire Street, branch established on 1990/01/18. Info updated 2010/09/16: Bank assets: $1,492.8 mil, Deposits: $1,192.9 mil, headquarters in Mattoon, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 37 total offices, Holding Company: First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Quincy Hampshire Branch at 531 Hampshire, branch established on 1909/07/01; Quincy Broadway Brnch at 24th & Broadway, branch established on 1978/10/16. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Bank of Quincy: Quincy Branch at 305 North 48th Street, branch established on 2011/08/01; Bank Of Quincy at 1132 Broadway, branch established on 1999/10/12. Info updated 2010/07/01: Bank assets: $118.1 mil, Deposits: $88.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Quincy Bancshares, Inc
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Quincy - Maine Branch at 706 Maine Street, branch established on 1874/01/01. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Quincy, Illinois:

  • Quincy Comfort Inn, 4122 Broadway, Quincy, IL 62305 , Phone: (217) 228-2700, Fax: (217) 228-2700
  • Quality Inn & Suites - Quincy, 201 S 3RD St, Quincy, IL 62301 , Phone: (217) 222-2666, Fax: (217) 222-3238
  • Super 8 Motel Quincy, 224 N 36TH St, Quincy, IL 62301 , Phone: (217) 228-8808, Fax: (217) 228-8808
  • Kaufmann House, 1641 Hampshire, Quincy, IL 62301 , Phone: (217) 223-2502
  • Fairfield Inn By Marriott Quincy, 4315 Broadway, Quincy, IL 62301 , Phone: (217) 223-5922, Fax: (217) 223-5922
  • Guest House, 1707 N 12TH St, Quincy, IL 62301
  • Days Inn-quincy Riverside, 200 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301 , Phone: (217) 223-6610, Fax: (217) 223-3297
  • Diamond Motel, 4703 N 12TH St, Quincy, IL 62301 , Phone: (217) 223-1436
  • 11 other hotels and motels
All 19 fire-safe hotels and motels in Quincy, Illinois

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Quincy city (based on Adams County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.56%
Here: 59.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristUnited Church of ChristLutheran Church
Adherents39.2%9.1%8.1%7.9%7.2%
Congregations11.6%16.8%10.5%7.4%5.3%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaSalvation ArmyAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents6.0%3.4%3.3%2.9%12.9%
Congregations8.4%1.1%5.3%3.2%30.5%
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: 12
Adams County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Adams County:

3.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

6.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Adams County:

25.7%
Illinois:

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

14.6%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 18$77,084$51,3891$850
Other Government Administration 8$42,543$63,81517$9,575
Judicial and Legal 3$15,533$62,1320$0
Police Protection - Officers 74$448,909$72,7960$0
Police - Other 14$42,621$36,53222$10,416
Firefighters 63$322,540$61,4360$0
Fire - Other 2$7,591$45,5460$0
Streets and Highways 32$130,541$48,9530$0
Airports 4$14,295$42,8850$0
Solid Waste Management 13$43,205$39,8820$0
Sewerage 17$63,687$44,9560$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 4$19,712$59,1360$0
Water Supply 37$143,988$46,6990$0
Transit 23$70,932$37,00818$38,976
Local Libraries 26$76,782$35,43812$10,858
Other and Unallocable 26$89,769$41,4320$0
Totals for Government 364$1,609,732$53,06870$70,675

Quincy government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,640,000 ($88.96)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $7,130,000 ($174.26)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,624,000 ($161.90)
    Water Utilities: $3,658,000 ($89.40)
    Regular Highways: $3,578,000 ($87.45)
    Sewerage: $3,406,000 ($83.25)
    Libraries: $2,724,000 ($66.58)
    Transit Utilities: $2,124,000 ($51.91)
    Central Staff Services: $2,006,000 ($49.03)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,576,000 ($38.52)
    General - Other: $1,160,000 ($28.35)
    Air Transportation: $674,000 ($16.47)
    General Public Buildings: $330,000 ($8.07)
    Financial Administration: $305,000 ($7.45)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $169,000 ($4.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $80,000 ($1.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $767,000 ($18.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,361,000 ($57.70)
    Police Protection: $274,000 ($6.70)
    Local Fire Protection: $146,000 ($3.57)
    Housing and Community Development: $20,000 ($0.49)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $17,287,000 ($422.51)

Quincy government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,891,000 ($95.10)
    All Other: $1,991,000 ($48.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $252,000 ($6.16)
    Housing and Community Development: $37,000 ($0.90)
    Parking Facilities: $4,000 ($0.10)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $754,000 ($18.43)
    Transit Utilities: $508,000 ($12.42)
    Housing and Community Development: $446,000 ($10.90)
    All Other: $398,000 ($9.73)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $617,000 ($15.08)
    Fines and Forfeits: $438,000 ($10.71)
    General Revenue, NEC: $415,000 ($10.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,557,000 ($111.38)
    Transit Utilities: $108,000 ($2.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $14,456,000 ($353.32)
    Highways: $1,412,000 ($34.51)
    Transit Utilities: $1,092,000 ($26.69)
    Housing and Community Development: $830,000 ($20.29)
    Public Welfare: $470,000 ($11.49)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,655,000 ($187.10)
    Property: $2,846,000 ($69.56)
    Other License: $535,000 ($13.08)
    Public Utilities Sales: $464,000 ($11.34)

Quincy government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,893,000 ($412.88)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,254,000 ($397.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,169,000 ($248.54)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,530,000 ($232.92)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $8,315,000 ($203.23)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $5,990,000 ($146.40)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,325,000 ($56.83)

Quincy government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,938,000 ($536.18)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,990,000 ($146.40)

3.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,862 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.47%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($562 average AGI)
Adams County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marion County, MO  0.27% ($23,548 average AGI)
from Lewis County, MO  0.18% ($25,447)
from Hancock County, IL  0.15% ($66,268)


3.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,866 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.64%
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 Marion County, MO  0.24% ($29,359 average AGI)
to Lewis County, MO  0.19% ($27,275)
to Cook County, IL  0.14% ($29,132)

Strongest AM radio stations in Quincy:

  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHMO (1070 AM; 5 kW; HANNIBAL, MO)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Quincy:

  • WGEM-FM (105.1 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY NEWSPAPERS, INC.)
  • WGCA-FM (88.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: GREAT COMMISSION BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQUB (90.3 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY UNIVERSITY CORPORATION)
  • WCOY (99.5 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WQCY (103.9 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KGRC (92.9 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KICK-FM (97.9 FM; PALMYRA, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRRY (100.9 FM; CANTON, MO; Owner: BICK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WQIN-LP (102.9 FM; QUINCY, IL; Owner: 3 ANGELS BROADCASTING MESSENGERS)
  • KZZK (105.9 FM; NEW LONDON, MO; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • KJIR (91.7 FM; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: BELIEVERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KQPW-LP (102.5 FM; WEST QUINCY, MO; Owner: SCHOOL OF CHRIST)
  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KRXL (94.5 FM; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KIRX, INC.)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: DAVID M. LISTER)
  • WIUW (89.5 FM; WARSAW, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WPWQ (106.7 FM; MOUNT STERLING, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Quincy:

  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHQA-TV (Channel 7; HANNIBAL, MO; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF QUINCY, LLC)
  • WTJR (Channel 16; QUINCY, IL; Owner: BELIEVER'S BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGEM-TV (Channel 10; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • W61CO (Channel 61; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W36BS (Channel 36; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W18CJ (Channel 18; QUINCY, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W69DF (Channel 69; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K40GO (Channel 40; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W65CZ (Channel 65; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W45BM (Channel 45; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W67DR (Channel 67; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WQEC (Channel 27; QUINCY, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Quincy fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 26
Total length: 579 meters (1,900ft)
Total costs: $20,664,000
Total average daily traffic: 120,618
Total average daily truck traffic: 7,168

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • Before 1900: 1
  • 1900-1909: 2
  • 1910-1919: 0
  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 3
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 5
  • 1970-1979: 4
  • 1980-1989: 3
  • 1990-1999: 1
  • 2000-2009: 3
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Quincy, IL
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Quincy)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 111 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Quincy, IL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 259 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Quincy)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 6 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Quincy)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 63 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 169
  • Hazardous Condition: 262
  • Service Call: 21
  • Good Intent Call: 52

Incident types - Quincy

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Quincy, IL
Most common first names in Quincy, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William60076.6 years
John58377.0 years
Mary53979.8 years
Robert48273.2 years
James41673.6 years
Charles41275.2 years
George37878.0 years
Helen35382.0 years
Dorothy25479.8 years
Edward23076.1 years
Most common last names in Quincy, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith25476.8 years
Miller17376.8 years
Davis12777.3 years
Meyer12581.4 years
Johnson12176.1 years
Brown12179.1 years
Williams9377.4 years
Peters8075.7 years
Thompson7780.7 years
Jones7674.9 years
Businesses in Quincy, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy1
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Advance Auto Parts1Little Caesars Pizza2
Applebee's1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Lowe's1
Ashley Furniture1Marriott1
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets10
Bath & Body Works1Maurices1
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's2
Blockbuster1Menards1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Microtel1
Burger King2New Balance1
CVS1Nike5
Caribou Coffee1Old Navy1
Carson Pirie Scott1Panera Bread1
Chevrolet1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Inn1Payless1
Curves1Penske1
Dairy Queen3Pizza Hut2
Days Inn1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Deb1RadioShack1
Decora Cabinetry4Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza1Rue211
DressBarn1Sam's Club1
Dressbarn1Sears3
Famous Footwear1Shoe Carnival1
FedEx9Slumberland1
Finish Line1Spencer Gifts1
Ford1Sprint Nextel1
GNC1Staples1
GameStop1Starbucks1
H&R Block1Steak 'n Shake1
Hardee's3Subway4
Haworth1Super 81
Hilton1T-Mobile1
Hobby Lobby1T.G.I. Driday's1
Holiday Inn1T.J.Maxx1
Home Depot1Taco Bell1
Honda1Toyota1
Hyundai1True Value2
JCPenney1U-Haul3
Jimmy John's1UPS13
JoS. A. Bank1Vans1
Jones New York1Victoria's Secret1
Justice1Village Inn1
KFC1Walgreens1
Kmart1Walmart1
Kohl's1Wendy's1
Kroger1YMCA1

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