Seneca, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 2,306 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.3%
 
Males: 1,266  (54.9%)
Females: 1,040  (45.1%)
Median resident age:  34.4 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61360.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $58,569 (it was $52,188 in 2000)
Seneca:

$58,569
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,845 (it was $19,273 in 2000)

Seneca village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $157,729 (it was $105,100 in 2000)
Seneca:

$157,729
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $687.

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  • Races in Seneca, IL (2010)

    Seneca races chart
    • 2,20593.0%White alone
    • 964.0%Hispanic
    • 411.7%Two or more races
    • 130.5%Black alone
    • 90.4%Asian alone
    • 70.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Seneca: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.2%), Irish (19.4%), English (8.4%), Norwegian (8.2%), Polish (6.0%), United States (5.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/22/1875

Elevation: 510 feet

Land area: 3.31 square miles.

Population density: 697 people per square mile   (low).

Seneca,IL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Seneca:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Seneca village:

  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 17.1%

6 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.2%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Seneca, Illinois as of May 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Seneca to the number of sex offenders is 390 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,983 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,227 (1.5%)

Seneca satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Joliet, IL (30.1 miles , pop. 106,221).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (60.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Marseilles, IL (2.3 miles ), Kinsman, IL (2.9 miles) , Verona, IL (2.9 miles ), Morris, IL (3.2 miles ), Mazon, IL (3.3 miles ), Ransom, IL (3.3 miles ), Dayton, IL (3.3 miles ), Ottawa, IL (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 35 buildings, average cost: $102,200
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $24,300
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $24,300
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $24,300
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $185,700
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $281,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $270,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $237,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $237,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $237,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.31 N, Longitude: 88.61 W

Area code: 815

Seneca household income distribution Seneca home values distribution

Crime rates in Seneca by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000001000N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.047.00.00.00.0N/A0.0
Robberies 11100000714000
per 100,000 48.748.848.60.00.00.00.00.0330.7588.70.00.00.0
Assaults 121241499181400142115
per 100,000 584.5585.7194.5680.6437.5431.2856.3658.50.00.0592.2901.3648.8
Burglaries 3395639016881415
per 100,000 146.1146.4437.5243.1291.7143.7428.20.0755.8336.4338.4600.9648.8
Thefts 51516842709096665438565843
per 100,000 2,484.22,489.03,305.82,041.83,403.04,312.44,567.13,104.42,550.81,598.02,368.92,489.31,859.9
Auto thefts 0020200000000
per 100,000 0.00.097.20.097.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000200000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.097.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 251.0251.5233.3244.4262.1279.8399.6305.5264.5274.9246.6335.0259.8

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Crime rate in Seneca detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +115 (+5.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Utilities (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Legal occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Seneca: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Seneca, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Seneca-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.9 miles away from the Seneca village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Seneca-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 84% 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 201.3 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 176.3 miles away from Seneca 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 18.5 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 233.9 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 200.0 miles away from Seneca center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 189.9 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 La Salle County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Seneca topographic map

Birthplace of: John Tracy Ellis - Historian, Dave Callahan - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Seneca:

  • RIVERSHORES CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MARSEILLES, IL)
  • MORRIS HC AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MORRIS, IL)
  • MORRIS LINCOLN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MORRIS, IL)
  • FMC - MORRIS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; MORRIS, IL)
  • SILVER CROSS RENAL CENTER MORRIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; MORRIS, IL)
  • WALNUT GROVE VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MORRIS, IL)
  • MORRIS HOSPITAL & HEALTHCARE CENTERS Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; MORRIS, IL)

Airports and heliports located in Seneca:

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Amtrak station near Seneca:

  • 18 miles: DWIGHT (119 W. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area.

Nuclear power plants:

  • LaSalle County 1. General Electric Co.Sargent & Lundy Engineers. General Electric Co.Commonwealth Edison Co.Boiling Water Reactor (BWR). Net Output: 1078 MWe. Operable. Initial criticality: 06/1982. Commercial start: 01/1984..
  • LaSalle County 2. General Electric Co.Sargent & Lundy Engineers. General Electric Co.Commonwealth Edison Co.Boiling Water Reactor (BWR). Net Output: 1078 MWe. Operable. Initial criticality: 03/1984. Commercial start: 10/1984..

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seneca:

  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 26 miles; Oglesby, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,747)
  • Joliet Junior College (about 26 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 11,401)
  • University of St Francis (about 31 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 2,454)
  • Aurora University (about 34 miles; Aurora, IL; FT enrollment: 4,596)
  • Lewis University (about 35 miles; Romeoville, IL; FT enrollment: 5,739)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 35 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • Olivet Nazarene University (about 40 miles; Bourbonnais, IL; FT enrollment: 4,731)

Public high school in Seneca:

Public elementary/middle schools in Seneca:

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Library in Seneca:

  • SENECA PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $684,701; Location: 210 NORTH MAIN STREET; 57,227 books; 1,952 e-books; 3,343 audio materials; 3,237 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 2 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 135 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Seneca: Seneca Ambulance Service (A), Seneca Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Seneca include: First United Methodist Church (A), Holiness Methodist Church (B), Our Saviours Lutheran Church (C), Saint Patricks Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery (1), Mount Hope Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Spring Brook (A), Armstrong Run (B), Hog Run (C), Crotty Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

La Salle 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 57.4. This is better than average.

City:

57.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.201. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.201
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 9.21. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.21
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.33
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.9%
(10.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.0%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.5%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Seneca, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Seneca (2011 data):

  • First Midwest Bank: Seneca Main Facility at 224 North Main Street, branch established on 1988/11/21. Info updated 2011/12/22: Bank assets: $7,848.0 mil, Deposits: $6,529.2 mil, headquarters in Itasca, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 100 total offices, Holding Company: First Midwest Bancorp, Inc.
  • MB Financial Bank, National Association: Seneca Branch at 395 South Main Street, branch established on 1994/03/01. Info updated 2010/04/27: Bank assets: $9,792.4 mil, Deposits: $7,757.4 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 93 total offices, Holding Company: Mb Financial, Inc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Seneca village (based on La Salle County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic30,42929
Mainline Protestant12,96247
Evangelical Protestant9,47569
Other6899
None60,369-
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: 25
La Salle County:

2.23 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
La Salle County:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
La Salle County:

5.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 116
Here:

10.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
La Salle County:

27.1%
Illinois:

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

14.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.0%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Seneca:

45.7%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Seneca:

28.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.4%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Seneca:

8.6%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Seneca:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Seneca:

36.1%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

55.6%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.9%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Seneca, 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
Financial Administration 1$3,499$41,9880$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,393$40,7167$410
Police Protection - Officers 4$14,563$43,6897$3,110
Police - Other 4$12,330$36,9903$1,218
Streets and Highways 1$5,452$65,4240$0
Sewerage 1$3,858$46,2960$0
Water Supply 1$5,151$61,8120$0
Totals for Government 13$48,246$44,53517$4,738

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $24,000 ($10.41)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($1.73)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $467,000 ($202.52)
    Regular Highways: $181,000 ($78.49)
    General Public Buildings: $173,000 ($75.02)
    Water Utilities: $151,000 ($65.48)
    Financial Administration: $141,000 ($61.14)
    General - Other: $136,000 ($58.98)
    Sewerage: $89,000 ($38.59)
    Fire Protection: $31,000 ($13.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($3.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $64,000 ($27.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $532,000 ($230.70)
    Water Utilities: $391,000 ($169.56)
    Sewerage: $175,000 ($75.89)
    Central Staff: $130,000 ($56.37)
    General - Other: $27,000 ($11.71)
    Police Protection: $27,000 ($11.71)
    Fire Protection: $18,000 ($7.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $557,000 ($241.54)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $27,000 ($11.71)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $237,000 ($102.78)
    All Other: $81,000 ($35.13)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $109,000 ($47.27)
    General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($9.11)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $212,000 ($91.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $392,000 ($169.99)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($43.37)
    Highways: $59,000 ($25.59)
    All Other: $20,000 ($8.67)
  • Tax - Property: $471,000 ($204.25)
    Public Utilities: $193,000 ($83.69)
    NEC: $49,000 ($21.25)

Seneca government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $450,000 ($195.14)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,060,000 ($459.67)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $916,000 ($397.22)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $390,000 ($169.12)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $144,000 ($62.45)
    Water Utilities: $60,000 ($26.02)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $303,000 ($131.40)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,338,000 ($580.23)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $143,000 ($62.01)

4.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,624 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
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 Bureau County, IL  0.44% ($27,837 average AGI)
from Will County, IL  0.27% ($37,508)
from Kendall County, IL  0.26% ($37,214)


4.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,963 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($170 average AGI)
La Salle County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bureau County, IL  0.39% ($29,511 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.28% ($31,646)
to Kendall County, IL  0.23% ($37,226)

Strongest AM radio stations in Seneca:

  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, 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.)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCMY (1430 AM; 1 kW; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

Strongest FM radio stations in Seneca:

  • WCFL (104.7 FM; MORRIS, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS DISTRICT COUNCIL OF ASSEMBL)
  • WJDK-FM (95.7 FM; SENECA, IL; Owner: GRUNDY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WKOT (96.5 FM; MARSEILLES, IL; Owner: LASALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WALS (102.1 FM; OGLESBY, IL; Owner: LACO RADIO, INC.)
  • WRXQ (100.7 FM; COAL CITY, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WYXX (103.1 FM; MORRIS, IL; Owner: BIG CITY RADIO-CHI, L.L.C.)
  • WYKT (105.5 FM; WILMINGTON, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; DWIGHT, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WSTQ (97.7 FM; STREATOR, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYYS (106.1 FM; STREATOR, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; CREST HILL, IL; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF JOLIET, INC.)
  • WSPY-FM (107.1 FM; PLANO, IL; Owner: NELSON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; PERU, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WRKX (95.3 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; EARLVILLE, IL; Owner: KM RADIO OF EARLVILLE, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Seneca:

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSPY-LP (Channel 30; PLANO, IL; Owner: WSPY-TV, INC.)
Seneca fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Seneca fatal accident list:

Jun 27, 1992 02:44 PM, Union St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 65m213ftTotal length
  • 62,850Total average daily traffic
  • 23,322Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Seneca)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Seneca, IL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Seneca)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CQS INC QUICKSILVER SPORT (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1814G , Serial Number: 303, Airworthiness Date: 12/20/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Larry Dba Gehrig, 3439 E 29th Rd, Seneca, IL 61360
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-A4K (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 731PK , Serial Number: AA5B0670, Airworthiness Date: 12/02/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth C Kirkpatrick, 8755 W Indian Trail Rd, Seneca, IL 61360
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/17/1988
  • Aircraft: LAWRENCE GEHRIG QUICKSILVER 2-S (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8018E , Serial Number: 0129, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Lawrence Gehrig, 3439 E 29th Rd, Seneca, IL 61360
  • Aircraft: SOCATA TBM 700 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A66D (850 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 851JT , Serial Number: 675, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 10/25/2013
    Registrant (Corporation): Spring Brook Marina, 623 W River Dr, Seneca, IL 61360

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 43
  • Hazardous Condition: 20
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Seneca

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Seneca, IL
Most common first names in Seneca, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3772.7 years
James2370.6 years
Mary1980.6 years
George1574.0 years
William1572.2 years
Charles1471.3 years
Margaret1380.4 years
Joseph1370.3 years
Robert1165.4 years
Richard1059.9 years
Most common last names in Seneca, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2180.1 years
Sheedy1378.9 years
Anderson1378.8 years
Peterson1378.8 years
Maier1273.6 years
Wheeler968.6 years
Mitchell867.9 years
Kennedy686.7 years
Thorson675.3 years
Rivett669.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (14%)

Businesses in Seneca, IL

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • RadioShack: 1
  • Subway: 1

Seneca compared to Illinois 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.
There are 6 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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