Sheffield, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 901 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 
Males: 467  (51.8%)
Females: 434  (48.2%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61361.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,999 (it was $36,528 in 2000)
Sheffield:

$39,999
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,137 (it was $17,723 in 2000)

Sheffield village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $70,426 (it was $55,400 in 2000)
Sheffield:

$70,426
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $119,941; Detached houses: $122,907; Townhouses or other attached units: $135,884; In 2-unit structures: $94,753; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $159,420; Mobile homes: $46,755

Median gross rent in 2013: $619.

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  • Races in Sheffield, IL (2010)

    Sheffield races chart
    • 89596.7%White alone
    • 222.4%Hispanic
    • 60.6%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Sheffield: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (31.8%), Irish (18.0%), United States (11.7%), English (6.5%), French (2.7%), Swedish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/05/1883

Elevation: 764 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 1,203 people per square mile   (low).

Sheffield,IL real estate house value index trend

Sheffield, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Sheffield:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sheffield village:

  • Never married: 34.5%
  • Now married: 45.5%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.2%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,832 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $981 (1.5%)

Sheffield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (44.4 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (111.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Buda, IL (1.9 miles ), Neponset, IL (2.2 miles ), Mineral, IL (2.3 miles ), Manlius, IL (2.8 miles ), Wyanet, IL (2.8 miles ), Annawan, IL (3.1 miles ), New Bedford, IL (3.3 miles) , Kewanee, IL (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 41.36 N, Longitude: 89.74 W

Area code: 815

Sheffield household income distribution Sheffield home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.4%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -24 (-2.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Sheffield, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sheffield-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.0 miles away from the Sheffield village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/9/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sheffield-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 223.6 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 200.8 miles away from Sheffield 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 44.0 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 255.2 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 223.0 miles away from Sheffield center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 210.1 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 Bureau County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sheffield topographic map

Birthplace of: C. Joseph Genster - Soilder.

Hospitals and medical centers near Sheffield:

  • ROYAL OAKS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; KEWANEE, IL)
  • KEWANEE HOSPITAL ASSOC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; KEWANEE, IL)
  • FMC - MIDWEST - KEWANEE (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; KEWANEE, IL)
  • KEWANEE CARE HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; KEWANEE, IL)
  • IN-HOME CARE VNA (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)
  • KEWANEE HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; KEWANEE, IL)
  • PERRY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)

Airports located in Sheffield:

Amtrak stations near Sheffield:

  • 13 miles: KEWANEE (3RD & DEPOT ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: PRINCETON (107 BICENTENNIAL DR.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sheffield:

  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 34 miles; Oglesby, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,747)
  • Black Hawk College (about 38 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • Ashford University (about 42 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Augustana College (about 44 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 45 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 46 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 46 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)

Public elementary/middle school in Sheffield:

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Library in Sheffield:

  • SHEFFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $33,644; Location: 136 EAST COOK STREET; 13,368 books; 545 audio materials; 318 video materials; 15 state licensed databases; 31 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Another airport approx. 40 mi. west of Sheffield is the Quad-City International Airport, located in Moline, IL. Major airlines use this airport. added by Mary Ellen (Blondeel) Hynd
  • I think people should know that Sheffield IL is one of the sites of the 6 nuclear waste dumps in the USA.
  • Another airport approx. 40 mi. west of Sheffield is the Quad-City International Airport, located in Moline, IL. Major airlines use this airport.
  • Another FM station that Sheffield could be getting clearly is WVIK from Augustana College in Rock Island. This is found at 90.3 FM. This station is publicly supported by listeners and Augustana College. Music is classical, they have good news reports and some interesting late afternoon and early evening segments.

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Notable locations in Sheffield: Sheffield Public Library (A), Sheffield Rescue Unit (B), Sheffield Fire Protection District (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sheffield include: Old Danish Church (A), First United Church of Christ (B), Saint Patricks Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Days Inn Sheffield (16733 Il Highway 40).

Bureau County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sheffield and their reported violations in the past:

HIDDEN LAKE COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.3%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.8%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Sheffield compared to Illinois 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Sheffield (2011 data):

  • Peoples National Bank of Kewanee: Sheffield Banking Center Branch at 238 West Railroad, branch established on 1997/12/01. Info updated 2008/07/18: Bank assets: $252.0 mil, Deposits: $209.2 mil, headquarters in Kewanee, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Financial Corp. Of Illinois, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sheffield village (based on Bureau County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,99930
Catholic4,56414
Evangelical Protestant4,39728
Other881
Orthodox701
None19,860-
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: 4
Bureau County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Bureau County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Bureau County:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bureau County:

26.0%
Illinois:

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

13.7%
State:

14.5%
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 0$0 1$390
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$902
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$2,436
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$1,414
Solid Waste Management 0$0 3$1,508
Sewerage 0$0 3$604
Water Supply 0$0 3$1,930
Local Libraries 0$0 3$1,654
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$2,200
Totals for Government 0$0 29$13,038

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $19,000 ($21.09)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $123,000 ($136.51)
    General Public Buildings: $69,000 ($76.58)
    Water Utilities: $62,000 ($68.81)
    Financial Administration: $48,000 ($53.27)
    Libraries: $46,000 ($51.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($29.97)
    Police Protection: $23,000 ($25.53)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($21.09)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($11.10)
    Health Services - Other: $4,000 ($4.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $32,000 ($35.52)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $66,000 ($73.25)
    Libraries: $10,000 ($11.10)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($6.66)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($2.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $111,000 ($123.20)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $78,000 ($86.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($29.97)
    All Other: $10,000 ($11.10)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $17,000 ($18.87)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($14.43)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $77,000 ($85.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $124,000 ($137.62)
    Highways: $26,000 ($28.86)
    All Other: $20,000 ($22.20)
  • Tax - Property: $100,000 ($110.99)
    NEC: $2,000 ($2.22)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $470,000 ($521.64)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $125,000 ($138.73)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $325,000 ($360.71)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $20,000 ($22.20)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $8,000 ($8.88)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $431,000 ($478.36)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $29,000 ($32.19)

4.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,985 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.60%
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 La Salle County, IL  1.25% ($29,511 average AGI)
from Henry County, IL  0.25% ($29,889)
from Putnam County, IL  0.25% ($27,139)


5.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,235 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
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 La Salle County, IL  1.40% ($27,837 average AGI)
to Henry County, IL  0.28% ($29,878)
to Cook County, IL  0.28% ($33,650)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sheffield:

  • 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.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WKEI (1450 AM; 1 kW; KEWANEE, IL; Owner: VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WZOE (1490 AM; 1 kW; PRINCETON, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOC (1420 AM; 5 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5 kW; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sheffield:

  • WYEC (93.9 FM; KEWANEE, IL; Owner: VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WZOE-FM (98.1 FM; PRINCETON, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC.)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: LA SALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJRE (102.5 FM; GALVA, IL; Owner: VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; PERU, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WNIW (91.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Sheffield:

  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • WQAD-TV (Channel 8; MOLINE, IL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; MOLINE, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 265 S Main St (Lat: 41.425028 Lon: -89.683167), Call Sign: KNAY950
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.985 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/25/1997, Expiration Date: 01/20/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2003
    Registrant: Sheffield, Village Of, 265 S Main St Box 218, Sheffield, IL 61361
  • Hennepin Canal Pky State Pk 3 Mi Ne (Lat: 41.373361 Lon: -89.691778), Call Sign: KTN320
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.280 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 159.300 MHz, 159.375 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/2004, Expiration Date: 01/30/2015
    Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 201-N, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Fax: (217) 782-9920, Email:
  • Hennepin Cana Pky St Pk 3 Mi Ne (Lat: 41.373361 Lon: -89.691778), Call Sign: KTD603
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.5000 MHz, 154.845 MHz, 42.8400 MHz, 155.460 MHz, 155.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/24/2004, Expiration Date: 12/14/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/15/2012
    Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 201-N, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7437, Fax: (217) 782-9920, Email:
  • Sheffield Mtg Pt St 90 5mi S Of (Lat: 41.428361 Lon: -89.770389), Call Sign: WGZ917, Licensee ID: L00026067
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/19/1996, Expiration Date: 10/15/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2002
    Registrant: Soyland Power Cooperative Inc, 788 Nsunnyside Rd, Decatur, IL 62522, Phone: (217) 423-0021
  • Int Cr K & Hwy 15 (Lat: 41.458361 Lon: -89.675111), Call Sign: WQG717, Licensee ID: L00059697
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.915 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/13/2000, Expiration Date: 06/04/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2005
    Registrant: Miller Trucking Service, 21446 700 E St, Sheffield, IL 61361, Phone: (815) 445-5531

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • MINERAL, 16295 500 East Street (Lat: 41.383611 Lon: -89.770528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 51.8 m, Overall height: 54.6 m, Call Sign: WQHR543
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/16/2007, Expiration Date: 10/16/2017, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • IL0500, 607 East 1375 North Road (Lat: 41.346361 Lon: -89.727278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 102.1 m, Overall height: 106.4 m, Call Sign: WQMP711
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6152.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/15/2010, Expiration Date: 10/15/2020, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2012, Certifier: Dan Mieszala
    Registrant: Open Range Communications Inc., 6430 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, Phone: (303) 376-2112, Fax: (303) 376-2109, Email:
  • STATION, Hennepin Canal Pky State Prk 3 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 41.373361 Lon: -89.691750), Overall height: 51.2 m, Call Sign: WEE971
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.000 MHz, 958.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/23/2008, Expiration Date: 12/16/2018
    Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 201-N, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7345, Fax: (217) 782-9920, Email:
  • BUDA, 0.6 Mi N Of Int Of 800 E & 1550 N Rds (Lat: 41.381417 Lon: -89.705083), Overall height: 90.8 m, Call Sign: WLV286
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6152.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/27/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB9OMR
    Grant Date: 09/18/1996, Expiration Date: 09/18/2006, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2008
    Registrant: Edith P Mc Laren, 503 S Church, Sheffield, IL 61361
  • Call Sign: KB9WTW, Licensee ID: L00273875
    Grant Date: 08/03/2000, Expiration Date: 08/03/2010, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2012, Certifier: Hans C Bayer
    Registrant: Hans C Bayer, 7927 1850 N Ave, Sheffield, IL 61361

Most common first names in Sheffield, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1680.6 years
William1575.9 years
Dorothy1374.7 years
George1179.0 years
Charles1075.4 years
John1076.4 years
Margaret984.2 years
Raymond877.0 years
Clarence876.0 years
Ruth876.2 years
Most common last names in Sheffield, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1877.8 years
Hansen1281.1 years
Thomas1079.0 years
Smith984.6 years
Andersen778.8 years
Griffin679.3 years
Hasbrook682.8 years
Anderson580.4 years
Thompson583.6 years
Gingrich581.6 years

Sheffield on our top lists:

  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers"
  • #18 (61361) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Belgian first ancestries"
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