For population 25 years and over in Rankin:
For population 15 years and over in Rankin village:
47 residents are foreign born (6.0% Latin America, 1.1% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,598 (2.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (31.0 miles , pop. 67,518).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (95.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Cissna Park, IL (2.6 miles ), Loda, IL (3.2 miles ), Paxton, IL (3.2 miles ), Penfield, IL (3.4 miles) , Buckley, IL (3.4 miles ), Hoopeston, IL (3.4 miles ), Potomac, IL (3.5 miles ), Wellington, IL (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.46 N, Longitude: 87.90 W
Area code: 217
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Rankin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -1 (-0.2%).
Work and jobs in Rankin: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rankin, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rankin-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 170% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Rankin village 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 12.7 miles away from the village center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Rankin-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.8 miles away from Rankin center
On 12/20/1990 at 14:04:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 89.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/17/1990 at 05:24:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 52.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/1996 at 01:58:31, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.7 miles away from Rankin center
On 4/24/1990 at 09:41:24, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 65.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Vermilion County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.1%
(26.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Rankin compared to Illinois state average:
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Religion statistics for Rankin village (based on Vermilion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.87%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
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3.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,533 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($322 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.64% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,913 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($237 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Rankin fatal accident list:
May 24, 1994 08:50 AM, 9, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total costs: $71,000
Total average daily traffic: 75
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 77
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rankin)
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