Ridott, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 161 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.3%
 
Males: 97  (60.5%)
Females: 64  (39.5%)
Median resident age:  35.5 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 61067

Estimated median household income in 2016: $38,617 (it was $41,875 in 2000)
Ridott:

$38,617
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,038 (it was $16,846 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $67,217 (it was $56,900 in 2000)
Ridott:

$67,217
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $75,887; Detached houses: $75,473

Median gross rent in 2016: $706.

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    • 15795.7%White alone
    • 42.4%Black alone
    • 21.2%Two or more races
    • 10.6%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ridott: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.0%), American (16.8%), Irish (9.5%), Dutch (6.3%), Polish (6.3%), Scotch-Irish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/15/1874

Elevation: 770 feet

Land area: 0.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,538 people per square mile   (low).

Ridott, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Ridott:

  • High school or higher: 83.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ridott village:

  • Never married: 38.4%
  • Now married: 42.7%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 14.7%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.9%
Illinois:

12.3%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Ridott, Illinois as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Ridott to the number of sex offenders is 57 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,047 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $854 (1.2%)

Ridott satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (20.9 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (53.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (97.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: German Valley, IL (2.4 miles ), Pecatonica, IL (2.5 miles ), Dakota, IL (2.6 miles ), Freeport, IL (2.8 miles ), Rock City, IL (2.8 miles ), Davis, IL (3.0 miles ), Cedarville, IL (3.1 miles ), Adeline, IL (3.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $68,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $152,300

Latitude: 42.30 N, Longitude: 89.48 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 815

Ridott household income distribution Ridott home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+1.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Information (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (54%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (42%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (21%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Ridott, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ridott-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.0 miles away from the Ridott village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 53.1 miles away from the village center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ridott-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 86% 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 278.8 miles away from the city center
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 65.1 miles away from Ridott 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 254.5 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 311.3 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) earthquake occurred 277.9 miles away from Ridott center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 266.4 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 Stephenson County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ridott topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ridott:

  • PROVENA ST JOSEPH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FREEPORT, IL)
  • STEPHENSON NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FREEPORT, IL)
  • FHN HOME HEALTHCARE AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; FREEPORT, IL)
  • FHN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; FREEPORT, IL)
  • MANOR COURT OF FREEPORT (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FREEPORT, IL)
  • FREEPORT REHAB AND HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FREEPORT, IL)
  • DAVITA - FREEPORT DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; FREEPORT, IL)

Operable nuclear power plants near Ridott:

  • 17 miles: Byron 1 and 2 in Byron, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ridott:

  • Rock Valley College (about 25 miles; Rockford, IL; Full-time enrollment: 6,269)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 40 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 45 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • Ashford University (about 49 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Edgewood College (about 53 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 2,455)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 53 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)
  • University of Wisconsin Colleges (about 54 miles; Madison, WI; FT enrollment: 10,019)

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Stephenson 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 2013 was 54.1. This is better than average.

City:

54.1
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 22.2%
(21.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 66.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  73.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  13.3%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ridott village (based on Stephenson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,64043
Mainline Protestant8,03331
Catholic5,2515
Black Protestant1,3669
Other2753
Orthodox151
None15,131-
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: 11
Stephenson County:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Stephenson County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Stephenson County:

3.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Here:

7.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Stephenson County:

28.3%
Illinois:

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

14.0%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.2%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ridott:

44.2%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Ridott:

30.3
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.4%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

19.6%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ridott:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ridott:

43.6%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

52.2%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Ridott:

77.1%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ridott, IL Residents
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$127
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$275
Totals for Government 0$0 4$402

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $32,000 ($198.76)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $19,000 ($118.01)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($24.84)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($6.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $16,000 ($99.38)
  • Tax - Property: $6,000 ($37.27)
    NEC: $1,000 ($6.21)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $25,000 ($155.28)

3.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,122 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
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 Winnebago County, IL  0.71% ($32,187 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.27% ($36,269)
from Jo Daviess County, IL  0.27% ($26,538)


4.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
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 Winnebago County, IL  0.74% ($30,683 average AGI)
to Ogle County, IL  0.29% ($35,339)
to Jo Daviess County, IL  0.25% ($35,128)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ridott:

  • WFRL (1570 AM; 5 kW; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST 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.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLMV (1480 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: MID-WEST MANAGEMENT, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ridott:

  • WXXQ (98.5 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNIE (89.1 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WFPS (92.1 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; OREGON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WEKZ-FM (93.7 FM; MONROE, WI; Owner: RONALD M.SPIELMAN & SCOTT THOMPSON)
  • W211AQ (90.1 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WQLF (102.1 FM; LENA, IL; Owner: LENA RADIO BROADCASTING)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; POLO, IL; Owner: SAUK VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKPO (105.9 FM; EVANSVILLE, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; BELVIDERE, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W233AD (94.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ridott:

  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WREX TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • WISC-TV (Channel 3; MADISON, WI; Owner: TELEVISION WISCONSIN, INC.)
  • WMSN-TV (Channel 47; MADISON, WI; Owner: WMSN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WQFL-CA (Channel 8; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY VALUES ORGANIZATION, INC.)
  • WCFC-CA (Channel 51; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS OF CHICAGOLAND, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 275Total average daily traffic
  • 6Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: W9ONP, Licensee ID: L00832153, Grant Date: 03/17/2004, Expiration Date: 05/24/2014, Certifier: Dale E Strohecker, Registrant: Dale E Strohecker, 3360 S Rock City Rd, Ridott, IL 61067
  • Call Sign: KB9ZCW, Licensee ID: L00338269, Grant Date: 03/21/2001, Expiration Date: 03/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2004, Certifier: Kenneth W Muto, Registrant: Kenneth W Muto, Ridott, IL 61067
  • Call Sign: K9KWM, Previous Call Sign: KB9ZCW, Licensee ID: L00338269, Grant Date: 01/25/2014, Expiration Date: 04/09/2024, Certifier: Kenneth W Muto, Registrant: Kenneth W Muto, Ridott, IL 61067
  • Call Sign: KC9QBT, Licensee ID: L01501544, Grant Date: 06/25/2009, Expiration Date: 06/25/2019, Certifier: Catherine L Drye, Registrant: Catherine L Drye, 106 Washington St, Ridott, IL 61067

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 52203 , Serial Number: 17274436, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 11/24/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Ron Jansen, 2285 S Rock City Rd, Ridott, IL 61067

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

  • RIDOTT CORNERS TAP (Population served: 29, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Ridott 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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