For population 25 years and over in Savanna:
For population 15 years and over in Savanna city:
131 residents are foreign born (1.1% Asia, 0.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,367 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (40.0 miles , pop. 57,686).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (78.0 miles , pop. 208,054).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (127.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Sabula, IA (1.5 miles ), Mount Carroll, IL (2.9 miles ), Thomson, IL (3.0 miles ), Miles, IA (3.1 miles ), Andover, IA (3.1 miles) , Preston, IA (3.7 miles ), Hanover, IL (3.7 miles ), Chadwick, IL (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.09 N, Longitude: 90.14 W
Area code: 815
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 Savanna detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -323 (-8.4%).
Work and jobs in Savanna: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Savanna, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Savanna-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 138% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.1 miles away from the Savanna city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 1/24/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Savanna-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 77.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.5 miles away from Savanna center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Carroll County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Wayne King - Male singer, Billy Zoom - Guitarist, Pete Lister - Baseball player.
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Local government website: WWW.SAVANNAILLINOIS.COM
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.93. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 24.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Savanna and their reported violations in the past:CARROLL HEIGHTS UTILITIES COMPANY (Population served: 96, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.4%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.3% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
5 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
90 people in nursing homes in 2000
12 people in other group homes in 2000
Savanna compared to Illinois state average:
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Religion statistics for Savanna city (based on Carroll County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.64%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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5.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,991 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.42% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,850 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Savanna fatal accident list:
Dec 16, 1993 05:05 PM, 84, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 1, 1991 01:12 PM, Chicago, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 17, 1988 09:22 PM, 3rd St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 21, 1985 02:25 AM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 12, 1985 06:11 AM, Randolph, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 31 meters (102ft)
Total average daily traffic: 19,210
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,072
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Savanna)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Savanna, IL)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (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 Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Savanna)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.