Rossville, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 1,217 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 
Males: 581  (47.8%)
Females: 636  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

37.0 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 60963.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,836 (it was $36,442 in 2000)
Rossville:

$48,836
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,112 (it was $16,794 in 2000)

Rossville village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $77,995 (it was $57,500 in 2000)
Rossville:

$77,995
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $91,714; detached houses: $91,492

Median gross rent in 2019: $547.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rossville: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.9%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 66.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rossville, IL (2019)
    • 1,22393.4%White alone
    • 372.8%Hispanic
    • 191.5%Asian alone
    • 161.2%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Rossville, Illinois as of January 24, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rossville is 422 to 1.


Crime rates in Rossville by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(177.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(81.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(422.7)
4
(340.1)
1
(85.8)
1
(86.7)
6
(532.9)
0
(0.0)
6
(490.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(170.1)
5
(429.2)
1
(86.7)
26
(2,309)
0
(0.0)
6
(490.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(86.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(74.9)
2
(163.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index29.630.623.216.5271.86.083.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Rossville, IL

Crime rate in Rossville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.45
Illinois average:

2.31
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Ancestries: American (55.2%), English (12.2%), German (7.9%), Irish (5.1%), Swedish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/17/1894

Elevation: 706 feet

Land area: 1.34 square miles.

Population density: 905 people per square mile   (low).

Rossville, Illinois map

25 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.9%
Illinois:

14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,691 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,404 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (36.3 miles , pop. 67,518).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (90.2 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (101.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Henning, IL (2.3 miles ),
Alvin, IL (2.4 miles ),
Hoopeston, IL (2.4 miles ),
Alvan, IL (2.5 miles ),
Potomac, IL (2.9 miles ),
Bismarck, IL (3.0 miles ),
Ambia, IN (3.3 miles),
Wellington, IL (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 40.38 N, Longitude: 87.67 W

Area code: 217

Distribution of median household income in Rossville, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Rossville, IL in 2019
Rossville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Rossville, IL residents
Average permit cost in Rossville, IL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.1%
Illinois:

6.5%
Most common industries in Rossville, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Machinery (4.6%)
  • Chemicals (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.8%)
  • Machinery (7.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.1%)
  • Food (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.7%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Chemicals (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Rossville, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.6%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.2%)

Average climate in Rossville, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rossville-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the Rossville village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 29.5 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 285 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rossville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 82% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 133.9 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 108.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 133.9 miles away from Rossville center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 165.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 132.1 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 125.8 miles away from Rossville 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 Vermilion County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rossville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rossville:

  • HOOPESTON COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; HOOPESTON, IL)
  • HOOPESTON COM MEMORIAL N H (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HOOPESTON, IL)
  • DANVILLE HEALTHCARE LLC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • HAWTHORNE INN OF DANVILLE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)

Amtrak station near Rossville:

  • 19 miles: DANVILLE (MC DONALD'S, GILBERT ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rossville:

  • Danville Area Community College (about 18 miles; Danville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,229)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 36 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Parkland College (about 38 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Purdue University-Main Campus (about 40 miles; West Lafayette, IN; FT enrollment: 38,271)
  • Kankakee Community College (about 51 miles; Kankakee, IL; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Olivet Nazarene University (about 55 miles; Bourbonnais, IL; FT enrollment: 4,731)
  • Indiana State University (about 65 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)

Public elementary/middle schools in Rossville:

  • MOSSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 696, Location: 12207 OLD GALEAN RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • MOSSVILLE JR HIGH (Location: 12207 OLD GALENA RD, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Rossville

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rossville: Hubbard Trail Country Club (A), Rossville Area Fire Protection District (B), Rossville Community Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Rossville: Christman Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Iceal Hambleton - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal.

Vermilion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

68.3%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.0%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Rossville (2011 data):

  • Bank of Rantoul: Rossville Branch at 111 North Chicago, branch established on 1900/06/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $214.0 mil, Deposits: $173.4 mil, headquarters in Rantoul, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorp Of Rantoul, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Rossville:

Marital status in Rossville, IL
  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

For population 25 years and over in Rossville:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Illinois average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Rossville
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rossville, IL (based on Vermilion County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,20082
Mainline Protestant7,81742
Catholic3,8045
Black Protestant1,2858
Other5685
None50,951-
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: 16
This county:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Vermilion County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
This county:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
This county:

6.41 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Vermilion County:

28.1%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Vermilion County:

11.8%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

58.3%
Illinois:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

58.8%
Illinois:

47.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.8
Illinois:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

14.9%
State:

20.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rossville:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.6%
Illinois:

33.4%

General health condition:
Rossville:

65.6%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Rossville:

78.7%
Illinois:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rossville, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,750$40,5003$1,366
Water Supply 2$13,339$80,0340$0
Gas Supply 1$4,614$55,3680$0
Financial Administration 1$6,240$74,8802$210
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,321
Totals for Government 6$30,943$61,88613$2,897

Rossville government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $366,000 ($300.74)
    Housing and Community Development: $188,000 ($154.48)
    Police Protection: $186,000 ($152.83)
    Regular Highways: $165,000 ($135.58)
    Gas Utilities: $140,000 ($115.04)
    Water Utilities: $111,000 ($91.21)
    Central Staff Services: $23,000 ($18.90)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($9.86)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $3,000 ($2.47)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $301,000 ($247.33)

Rossville government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $117,000 ($96.14)
    Other: $48,000 ($39.44)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $21,000 ($17.26)
    Fines and Forfeits: $20,000 ($16.43)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($13.97)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $377,000 ($309.78)
    Water Utilities: $127,000 ($104.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $206,000 ($169.27)
    Highways: $34,000 ($27.94)
    Other: $10,000 ($8.22)
  • Tax - Property: $299,000 ($245.69)
    Other License: $7,000 ($5.75)

Rossville government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $301,000 ($247.33)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $176,000 ($144.62)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $125,000 ($102.71)

Rossville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,634,000 ($2164.34)

3.62% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,122 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.62%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Champaign County, IL  0.71% ($42,804 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.40% ($24,825)
from Iroquois County, IL  0.11% ($35,097)


4.55% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,084 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Champaign County, IL  0.86% ($42,775 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.29% ($24,583)
to Fountain County, IN  0.17% ($43,959)

Businesses in Rossville, IL

  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Rossville:

  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • 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.)
  • WBAA (920 AM; 5 kW; WEST LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PURDUE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WDAN (1490 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WITY (980 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: VERMILION BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rossville:

  • WHPO (100.9 FM; HOOPESTON, IL; Owner: MARKET STREET BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WXLS (99.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: I.A.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDNL (102.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WRHK (94.9 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WGNJ (89.3 FM; ST. JOSEPH, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)
  • WIBN (98.1 FM; EARL PARK, IN; Owner: BROTHERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKZS (103.1 FM; COVINGTON, IN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD BROADCASTING , INC., OF IN.)
  • WAZY-FM (96.5 FM; LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS L.P.)
  • WSKL (92.9 FM; VEEDERSBURG, IN; Owner: ZONA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W216BB (91.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, IN; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WEVX (95.3 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WFOF (90.3 FM; COVINGTON, IN; Owner: DOXA, INCORP.)
  • WBGL (91.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE,INC)
  • WSHP (95.7 FM; ATTICA, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WIVR (101.7 FM; KENTLAND, IN; Owner: MILNER BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WPXN (104.9 FM; PAXTON, IL; Owner: PAXTON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Rossville:

  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCCU (Channel 27; URBANA, IL; Owner: URBANA-CHAMPAIGN BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W58DA (Channel 58; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W31BX (Channel 31; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)

Rossville fatal accident list:

Oct 5, 1999 09:20 AM, Henderson, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 15, 1990 06:30 AM, Henderson, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 47.5mTotal length
  • $748,000Total costs
  • 24,125Total average daily traffic
  • 2,909Total average daily truck traffic
  • 26,364Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Rossville, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 81980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Rossville, IL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rossville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 106 W Attica St (Lat: 40.383361 Lon: -87.666694), Call Sign: KNAQ443,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.445 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 04/06/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/07/2014, Registrant: Atlas License Company, 1725-A North Shadeland Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46219, Phone: (317) 351-4865, Fax: (317) 351-4870, Email:
  • 4 Mi E & 2 Mi N (Lat: 40.410861 Lon: -87.589194), Call Sign: KNEW948, Licensee ID: L00031388,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.565 MHz, Grant Date: 01/13/1998, Expiration Date: 02/18/2003, Cancellation Date: 03/20/2002, Registrant: Robert W Prather, 18102 E 3650 N Rd, Rossville, IL 60963-7183, Phone: (217) 748-6323
  • 50ft S Of Gilbert St And Rr Xing (Lat: 40.376944 Lon: -87.660667), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 9.4 m, Call Sign: KYR260,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.305 MHz, 161.370 MHz, 161.520 MHz, Grant Date: 01/24/2001, Expiration Date: 03/05/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/07/2011, Certifier: Larry W Allen, Registrant: Csx Transportation, 6735 Southpoint Drive South, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:
  • 240ft S Of E 3650 N Rd Along Rr Tracks (Lat: 40.393250 Lon: -87.671028), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.4 m, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPHZ700,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.370 MHz, Grant Date: 05/13/2015, Expiration Date: 08/04/2025, Certifier: Rae A Greene, Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr. S, Suite 400, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 490-3009, Fax: (904) 490-3093, Email:
  • 350 North Chicago St (Lat: 40.381694 Lon: -87.669583), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQSY329,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/2013, Expiration Date: 12/09/2023, Certifier: Crystal Johnson, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:
  • Rossville, 505 Gilbert St (Lat: 40.345889 Lon: -87.632972), Type: Mast, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WRAN921,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.320 MHz, 160.665 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 160.830 MHz, 160.965 MHz, 161.370 MHz, 161.520 MHz, Grant Date: 01/18/2018, Expiration Date: 01/18/2028, Certifier: Shantrice L Cruse-Scott, Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr S, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5973, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: K9ODG, Licensee ID: L00813978, Grant Date: 03/06/2014, Expiration Date: 03/29/2024, Certifier: David B Walsh, Registrant: David B Walsh, 209 Green St, Rossville, IL 60963
  • Call Sign: KC9AMD, Licensee ID: L00415184, Grant Date: 03/01/2013, Expiration Date: 03/01/2023, Certifier: Earl E Eells, Registrant: Earl E Eells, 37604 B N1900 E Rd, Rossville, IL 60963

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7565M, N7565M, N-7565M, Serial Number: 55865, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 02/05/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 04/11/1974
    Registrant (Partnership): Bros Leaver, 210 Harrison St, Rossville, IL 60963

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 12. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 23 took place in 2004, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Rossville, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (38.8%), and Outside Fires (37.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rossville, IL
    • 7638.8%Structure Fires
    • 7337.2%Outside Fires
    • 3015.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 178.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rossville, IL
Most common first names in Rossville, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2177.1 years
John1876.8 years
Robert1766.9 years
Mary1679.5 years
James1476.6 years
Charles1278.8 years
Richard1259.7 years
Helen1075.2 years
George1081.3 years
Harold973.7 years
Most common last names in Rossville, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2169.1 years
Prather978.9 years
Allison971.5 years
Green877.3 years
Cox882.3 years
Hughes771.4 years
Deck675.5 years
Haas673.7 years
Morgan678.2 years
Hardy574.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rossville, IL
  • 89.8%Utility gas
  • 9.1%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rossville, IL
  • 81.6%Utility gas
  • 14.2%Electricity
  • 4.3%No fuel used


Rossville compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Rossville on our top lists:

  • #50 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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