Royalton, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 1,126 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.4%
 
Males: 583  (51.9%)
Females: 543  (48.1%)
Median resident age:

47.8 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 62983.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,265 (it was $23,947 in 2000)
Royalton:

$36,265
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,384 (it was $15,778 in 2000)

Royalton village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $50,645 (it was $34,300 in 2000)
Royalton:

$50,645
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $61,671; detached houses: $69,786; mobile homes: $34,622

Median gross rent in 2017: $723.

March 2019 cost of living index in Royalton: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.8%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Royalton, IL (2010)
    • 1,11096.4%White alone
    • 262.3%Two or more races
    • 111.0%Hispanic
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 10.09%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Royalton, Illinois as of January 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Royalton is 224 to 1.


Crime rates in Royalton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2016

2017

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(86.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(85.2)
1
(86.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)
4
(349.3)
3
(260.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
10
(862.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(340.7)
10
(862.1)
29
(2,502)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(88.1)
1
(89.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(258.6)
3
(256.2)
4
(340.7)
4
(344.8)
11
(949.1)
3
(262.0)
7
(606.6)
5
(440.5)
1
(89.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(862.1)
18
(1,537)
24
(2,044)
17
(1,466)
38
(3,279)
13
(1,135)
20
(1,733)
4
(352.4)
2
(178.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(170.4)
1
(86.2)
1
(86.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(88.1)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(431.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)294.079.4255.5331.0704.9168.6189.869.631.2

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City-data.com crime index in Royalton, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: American (19.2%), German (16.5%), Italian (8.1%), English (6.7%), Irish (6.2%), French (6.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/20/1908

Elevation: 391 feet

Land area: 1.13 square miles.

Population density: 996 people per square mile   (low).

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20 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.7%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $507 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $531 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (80.2 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (284.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Bush, IL (1.7 miles ),
Zeigler, IL (1.9 miles ),
Hurst, IL (1.9 miles ),
Mitchell, IL (2.1 miles ),
Colp, IL (2.3 miles ),
Mulkeytown, IL (2.5 miles),
Freeman Spur, IL (2.5 miles ),
Cambria, IL (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 37.88 N, Longitude: 89.11 W

Area code: 618

Distribution of median household income in Royalton, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Royalton, IL in 2017
Royalton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $27,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Royalton, IL residents
Average permit cost in Royalton, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.6%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Royalton, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.6%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Truck transportation (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Truck transportation (13.1%)
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.8%)
  • Health care (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.7%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Public administration (9.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Royalton, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (17.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Extraction workers (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)

Average climate in Royalton, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Royalton-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/18/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Royalton village center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/18/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the village center killed 11 people and injured 200 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Royalton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 74% 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 77.6 miles away from the city 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 54.5 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 93.1 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 73.1 miles away from Royalton 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 99.1 miles away from Royalton 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 80.3 miles away from Royalton 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 Franklin County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Royalton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Royalton:

  • ZIEGLER COLONIAL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ZEIGLER, IL)
  • HERRIN REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HERRIN, IL)
  • SHAWNEE CHRISTIAN NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HERRIN, IL)
  • HERRIN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; HERRIN, IL)
  • TIP HOSPICE PROGRAM (Hospital, about 8 miles away; HERRIN, IL)
  • CHESTNUT MANOR (Hospital, about 8 miles away; HERRIN, IL)
  • HELIA HEALTHCARE OF ENERGY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ENERGY, IL)

Airports located in Royalton:

Amtrak stations near Royalton:

  • 12 miles: DU QUOIN (20 N. CHESTNUT ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 13 miles: CARBONDALE (401 S. ILLINOIS AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Royalton:

  • John A Logan College (about 10 miles; Carterville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,995)
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (about 13 miles; Carbondale, IL; FT enrollment: 14,539)
  • Rend Lake College (about 21 miles; Ina, IL; FT enrollment: 2,778)
  • Southeast Missouri State University (about 46 miles; Cape Girardeau, MO; FT enrollment: 9,678)
  • Kaskaskia College (about 48 miles; Centralia, IL; FT enrollment: 3,867)
  • Southwestern Illinois College (about 63 miles; Belleville, IL; FT enrollment: 9,085)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 63 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)

Library in Royalton:

  • ROYALTON PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $31,700; Location: 305 SOUTH DEAN STREET; 4,300 books; 138 audio materials; 114 video materials; 16 state licensed databases; 8 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Royalton Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Royalton include: Apostolic Church of Royalton (A), Bible Way Revival Center (B), First Christian Church (C), Holy Protection Orthodox Church (D), Saint Aloysius Catholic Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

64.7%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

9.3%
Whole state:

6.3%


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

Banks with branches in Royalton (2011 data):

  • Herrin Security Bank: Royalton Facility at 205 South Main Street, branch established on 1982/11/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $107.0 mil, Deposits: $94.7 mil, headquarters in Herrin, IL, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Security Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Royalton:

Marital status in Royalton, IL
  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 14.1%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

For population 25 years and over in Royalton:

  • High school or higher: 86.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Royalton, IL (based on Franklin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,44490
Catholic3,0535
Mainline Protestant2,35924
Black Protestant1511
Other832
Orthodox701
None17,401-
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: 6
This county:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
This county:

5.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

27.2%
State:

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

14.4%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.7%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.2%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.7
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.8%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.2%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Royalton:

55.0%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

74.7%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Royalton, 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
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,480$29,7604$4,745
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,125
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$2,761
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$4,809
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$100
Totals for Government 1$2,480$29,76018$13,540

Royalton government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $237,000 ($210.48)
    Housing and Community Development: $203,000 ($180.28)
    Police Protection: $122,000 ($108.35)
    Regular Highways: $69,000 ($61.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $51,000 ($45.29)
    Sewerage: $49,000 ($43.52)
    Financial Administration: $41,000 ($36.41)
    Local Fire Protection: $27,000 ($23.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($4.44)
    Health - Other: $3,000 ($2.66)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $174,000 ($154.53)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($7.99)

Royalton government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $123,000 ($109.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($42.63)
    Other: $6,000 ($5.33)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $171,000 ($151.87)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $15,000 ($13.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $229,000 ($203.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $221,000 ($196.27)
    Highways: $33,000 ($29.31)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $68,000 ($60.39)
    Property: $31,000 ($27.53)
    Other License: $4,000 ($3.55)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($1.78)

Royalton government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $156,000 ($138.54)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $136,000 ($120.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,000 ($17.76)

Royalton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $503,000 ($446.71)

4.49% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,414 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
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 Williamson County, IL  1.34% ($34,809 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, IL  0.32% ($33,244)
from Jackson County, IL  0.24% ($29,588)


5.21% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,037 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
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 Williamson County, IL  1.64% ($37,017 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, IL  0.37% ($39,038)
to Perry County, IL  0.26% ($29,784)

Strongest AM radio stations in Royalton:

  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJPF (1340 AM; 1 kW; HERRIN, IL; Owner: ZRG OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WGGH (1150 AM; 5 kW; MARION, IL)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WFRX (1300 AM; 1 kW; WEST FRANKFORT, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCIL (1020 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: LYLE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WILY (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 5 kW; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: WITHERS BROADCASTING CO OF ILLINOIS)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WINI (1420 AM; 1 kW; MURPHYSBORO, IL; Owner: RADIO STATION WINI)
  • KZIM (960 AM; 5 kW; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Royalton:

  • WAWJ (90.1 FM; MARION, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCIL-FM (101.5 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: LYLE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXLT (103.5 FM; CHRISTOPHER, IL; Owner: ZRG OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WDDD-FM (107.3 FM; MARION, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVZA (92.7 FM; HERRIN, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQUL (97.7 FM; WEST FRANKFORT, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUEZ (95.1 FM; CARTERVILLE, IL; Owner: ZRG OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WDQN-FM (95.9 FM; DUQUOIN, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOOZ-FM (99.9 FM; HARRISBURG, IL; Owner: ZIMMER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAO-FM (105.1 FM; MURPHYSBORO, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSIU (91.9 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WXAN (103.9 FM; AVA, IL; Owner: HAROLD L. LAWDER)
  • KEZS-FM (102.9 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: ZIMMER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGMO (100.7 FM; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WQRL (106.3 FM; BENTON, IL; Owner: DANA COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WKIB (96.5 FM; ANNA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS)
  • WISH-FM (98.9 FM; GALATIA, IL; Owner: GALATIA FM JOINT VENTURE)
  • WDBX (91.1 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: HETERODYNE BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Royalton:

  • W15BU (Channel 17; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSIL-TV (Channel 3; HARRISBURG, IL; Owner: WSIL-TV, INC.)
  • WSIU-TV (Channel 8; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • KFVS-TV (Channel 12; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WDKA (Channel 49; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WDKA ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KBSI (Channel 23; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: KBSI LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WPSD-TV (Channel 6; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)
  • WTCT (Channel 27; MARION, IL; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • W10AH (Channel 10; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: WPSD-TV, LLC)

Royalton fatal accident list:

Jan 15, 2013 02:29 AM, Sr-149 (3rd St), Main, Lat: 37.877050, Lon: -89.114308, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 24, 1997 04:10 PM, 3rd St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 10.3mTotal length
  • 800Total average daily traffic
  • 69Total average daily truck traffic
  • 954Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Royalton)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 2481 Rentfro Lake Rd (Lat: 37.937222 Lon: -89.107722), Call Sign: WQTS275,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.037 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/2014, Expiration Date: 04/01/2024, Certifier: Joe Friend, Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA9YGR, Licensee ID: L01445568, Grant Date: 02/27/2019, Expiration Date: 03/05/2029, Registrant: Jon E Brookmyer, 104 South Royal St., Royalton, IL 62983
  • Call Sign: KB9MEZ, Previous Call Sign: KA9UMU, Licensee ID: L01080473, Grant Date: 11/03/2005, Expiration Date: 12/07/2015, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2017, Certifier: Thomas J Coffey Sr, Registrant: Thomas J Coffey Sr, 810 State Hwy 149, Royalton, IL 62983
  • Call Sign: KB9ULR, Licensee ID: L01469938, Grant Date: 02/26/2009, Expiration Date: 04/15/2019, Certifier: Rebekah L Roethe, Registrant: Rebekah L Roethe, 6423 State Highway 184, Royalton, IL 62983
  • Call Sign: N1LAR, Previous Call Sign: KB9UBG, Licensee ID: L01469937, Grant Date: 03/07/2009, Expiration Date: 04/08/2019, Registrant: Larry R Roethe, 6423 State Highway 184, Royalton, IL 62983
  • Call Sign: KD9IBK, Licensee ID: L02087322, Grant Date: 03/06/2017, Expiration Date: 03/06/2027, Certifier: Blaine A Calloni, Registrant: Blaine A Calloni, 3390 Hyde Park Road, Royalton, IL 62983

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of fire incidents - 28 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Royalton, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (58.0%), and Outside Fires (30.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Royalton, IL
    • 10158.0%Structure Fires
    • 5330.5%Outside Fires
    • 179.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 31.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Royalton, IL
Most common first names in Royalton, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3272.9 years
Mary2680.2 years
Charles2170.3 years
William2075.7 years
Fred1275.1 years
James1168.4 years
Joe972.4 years
George973.0 years
Frank972.8 years
Robert963.9 years
Most common last names in Royalton, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Young1075.1 years
Davis876.8 years
Lefler773.3 years
Johnson777.6 years
Tulo673.0 years
Battaglia683.2 years
Humphrey677.4 years
Maleski686.1 years
Chapman572.8 years
Diuguid582.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Royalton, IL
  • 63.3%Utility gas
  • 33.9%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Royalton, IL
  • 56.3%Electricity
  • 43.7%Utility gas


Royalton compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Royalton on our top lists:

  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in France (population 500+)"
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