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 2011: $1,375 (2.3%)
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 ), Buckley, IL (3.4 miles ), Hoopeston, IL (3.4 miles ), Potomac, IL (3.5 miles ), Wellington, IL (3.5 miles ), Gifford, IL (3.6 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 2011: 24.2%
(22.8% 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 (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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Rankin government finances in 2002(per resident):
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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