Shipman, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 587 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.4%
 
Males: 293  (50.0%)
Females: 294  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

40.3 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 62685.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,312 (it was $34,318 in 2000)
Shipman:

$51,312
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,267 (it was $15,139 in 2000)

Shipman town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $99,873 (it was $53,100 in 2000)
Shipman:

$99,873
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $129,616; detached houses: $135,262; mobile homes: $32,610

Median gross rent in 2019: $777.

March 2019 cost of living index in Shipman: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.2%

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  • Races in Shipman, IL (2019)
    • 58597.2%White alone
    • 61.0%Hispanic
    • 50.8%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Shipman, Illinois as of December 09, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Shipman is 296 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (44.5%), American (17.5%), Irish (13.1%), Italian (6.2%), Dutch (4.4%), English (3.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/19/1967

Elevation: 630 feet

Land area: 1.32 square miles.

Population density: 444 people per square mile   (low).

Shipman, Illinois map

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
Illinois:

12.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,810 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,007 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Florissant, MO (26.9 miles , pop. 50,497).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (35.6 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (225.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Royal Lakes, IL (2.1 miles),
Medora, IL (2.6 miles ),
Fidelity, IL (2.6 miles),
Bunker Hill, IL (2.7 miles ),
Brighton, IL (2.7 miles ),
Dorchester, IL (2.9 miles),
Chesterfield, IL (3.1 miles ),
Wilsonville, IL (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 39.12 N, Longitude: 90.04 W

Area code: 618

Distribution of median household income in Shipman, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Shipman, IL in 2019
Shipman satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.1%
Illinois:

6.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+2.0%).
Most common industries in Shipman, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.3%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (15.7%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.7%)
  • Truck transportation (5.0%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (15.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (8.4%)
  • Educational services (7.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Social assistance (5.3%)
Most common occupations in Shipman, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (5.0%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (9.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.1%)
  • Registered nurses (5.3%)
  • Personal appearance workers (5.3%)
  • Child care workers (5.3%)

Average climate in Shipman, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Shipman, Illinois average temperatures Shipman, Illinois average precipitation Shipman, Illinois humidity Shipman, Illinois wind speed Shipman, Illinois snowfall Shipman, Illinois sunshine Shipman, Illinois clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 79.7. This is about average.

City:

79.7
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.41
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.679. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.679
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.69
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0144. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0144
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Shipman-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/24/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.0 miles away from the Shipman town center killed 3 people and injured 216 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1981, a category F4 tornado 21.2 miles away from the town center injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shipman-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 272% 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 125.1 miles away from Shipman center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 125.1 miles away from Shipman 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 117.9 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 137.8 miles away from Shipman center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 145.3 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 126.5 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 Macoupin County (7) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shipman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Shipman:

  • ROBINGS MANOR REHAB AND HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BRIGHTON, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-GILLESPIE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GILLESPIE, IL)
  • GROUP HOME #2 (Hospital, about 14 miles away; GODFREY, IL)
  • BEVERLY FARM FOUNDATION (Hospital, about 14 miles away; GODFREY, IL)
  • CARLINVILLE ESTATES (Hospital, about 14 miles away; CARLINVILLE, IL)
  • FOSTERBURG TERRACE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; ALTON, IL)
  • CARLINVILLE AREA HOSPITAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; CARLINVILLE, IL)

Amtrak stations near Shipman:

  • 14 miles: CARLINVILLE (128 ALTON ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 16 miles: ALTON (3400 COLLEGE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shipman:

  • Lewis and Clark Community College (about 15 miles; Godfrey, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,189)
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (about 23 miles; Edwardsville, IL; FT enrollment: 11,933)
  • University of Missouri-St Louis (about 32 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,322)
  • Lindenwood University (about 34 miles; Saint Charles, MO; FT enrollment: 11,117)
  • Ranken Technical College (about 35 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Saint Louis University (about 35 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)
  • Saint Louis Community College (about 36 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 18,019)

Public elementary/middle school in Shipman:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • WSMI Radio 106.1 FM at Litchfield, IL.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Shipman: Area Ambulance Service (A), Shipman Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Shipman Cemetery (1), Saint Denis Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Shipman Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Macoupin 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 town:

2.6 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

72.2%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.9%
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 Shipman (2011 data):

  • CNB Bank and Trust, N.A.: Shipman Branch at 111 Keating Street, branch established on 1926/02/15. Info updated 2011/07/20: Bank assets: $682.7 mil, Deposits: $586.8 mil, headquarters in Carlinville, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Carlinville National Bank Shares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Shipman:

Marital status in Shipman, IL
  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

For population 25 years and over in Shipman:

  • High school or higher: 92.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Illinois average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shipman, IL (based on Macoupin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,93862
Catholic7,7079
Mainline Protestant6,82539
Other901
Orthodox401
None22,165-
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: 15
Macoupin County:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
This county:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Macoupin County:

6.23 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Macoupin County:

9.3%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.1%
Illinois:

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

13.4%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Shipman:

49.7%
Illinois:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.5%
State:

47.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.2%
State:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Shipman:

5.6%
Illinois:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Shipman:

32.0%
Illinois:

33.4%

General health condition:
This city:

58.2%
Illinois:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.3%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Shipman, 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
Financial Administration 1$1,860$22,3201$1,417
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$962
Local Libraries 0$0 1$125
Totals for Government 1$1,860$22,32011$2,504

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $134,000 ($228.28)
    Financial Administration: $118,000 ($201.02)
    General - Other: $56,000 ($95.40)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($37.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($13.63)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $48,000 ($81.77)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $63,000 ($107.33)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $71,000 ($120.95)
    Other: $8,000 ($13.63)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $16,000 ($27.26)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.70)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $115,000 ($195.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $98,000 ($166.95)
    Highways: $17,000 ($28.96)
  • Tax - Property: $16,000 ($27.26)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $203,000 ($345.83)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $157,000 ($267.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,000 ($78.36)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $317,000 ($540.03)

5.36% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,742 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
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 Madison County, IL  1.59% ($43,390 average AGI)
from Sangamon County, IL  0.86% ($39,418)
from Montgomery County, IL  0.46% ($34,827)


5.51% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,112 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
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 Madison County, IL  1.54% ($40,673 average AGI)
to Sangamon County, IL  0.78% ($37,698)
to Montgomery County, IL  0.43% ($27,506)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shipman:

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KFNS (590 AM; 1 kW; WOOD RIVER, IL; Owner: MISSOURI SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KIRL (1460 AM; 5 kW; ST. CHARLES, MO; Owner: BRONCO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBGZ (1570 AM; 1 kW; ALTON, IL)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRTH (1430 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shipman:

  • WSIE (88.7 FM; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, S. ILLINOIS UNIV.)
  • KATZ-FM (100.3 FM; ALTON, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLCA (89.9 FM; GODFREY, IL; Owner: LEWIS & CLARK COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WOLG (95.9 FM; CARLINVILLE, IL; Owner: COVENANT NETWORK)
  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIBI (91.1 FM; CARLINVILLE, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WMLL (104.1 FM; JERSEYVILLE, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; CRESTWOOD, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSM (106.5 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVRV (101.1 FM; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAOX (105.3 FM; STAUNTON, IL; Owner: TALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSMI-FM (106.1 FM; LITCHFIELD, IL; Owner: TALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTSG (90.1 FM; CARLINVILLE, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Shipman:

  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • WSEC (Channel 14; JACKSONVILLE, IL; Owner: WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • KPTN-LP (Channel 58; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KURT J. PETERSEN)
  • W50CH (Channel 50; ALTON, IL; Owner: LIBERTY CHRISTIAN CENTER)

Shipman fatal accident list:

Jun 12, 1999 02:45 AM, Prarie, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 11.8mTotal length
  • $171,000Total costs
  • 7,650Total average daily traffic
  • 368Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,990Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Shipman)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • MP 239.8, Mp 239.8, Springfield Sub, Hbd Up Row (Lat: 39.102778 Lon: -90.064139), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQIK327,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.280 MHz, 160.560 MHz, Grant Date: 02/23/2018, Expiration Date: 03/03/2028, Certifier: Larry J Kopiasz, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St., Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA9UVB, Grant Date: 11/28/1995, Expiration Date: 11/28/2005, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2007, Registrant: Mary Lou Stoops, Box 97es Rr 2 N, Shipman, IL 62685
  • Call Sign: KB9PNS, Licensee ID: L00254189, Grant Date: 12/13/2006, Expiration Date: 02/10/2017, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2008, Certifier: Dirk A Matuska, Registrant: Dirk A Matuska, 5845 Schoeneman, Shipman, IL 62685
  • Call Sign: KE9W, Licensee ID: L00333867, Grant Date: 10/26/2015, Expiration Date: 11/28/2025, Certifier: Earl W Stoops, Registrant: Earl W Stoops, 9275 Blues Ln, Shipman, IL 62685
  • Call Sign: N9SCQ, Grant Date: 01/26/1993, Expiration Date: 01/26/2003, Cancellation Date: 01/27/2005, Registrant: Russell C Clark, Box 13 R 1, Shipman, IL 62685
  • Call Sign: WB9KRS, Grant Date: 11/03/1987, Expiration Date: 11/03/1997, Cancellation Date: 11/04/1999, Registrant: James C Murrell, Box 25aa Rfd 2, Shipman, IL 62685
  • Call Sign: W9OSI, Previous Call Sign: KB9PNS, Licensee ID: L00254189, Grant Date: 12/05/2017, Expiration Date: 02/05/2028, Certifier: Dirk A Matuska, Registrant: Dirk A Matuska, 5845 Schoeneman, Shipman, IL 62685

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9251U, N9251U, N-9251U, Serial Number: 15078201, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 04/19/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 07/24/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Jeff Reynolds, 10061 Bounds Rd, Shipman, IL 62685

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$107,430
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$77,920
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9566.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Shipman, IL
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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 fire incidents per year is 6. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 20 took place in 2014, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Shipman, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (52.4%), and Outside Fires (36.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Shipman, IL
    • 5452.4%Structure Fires
    • 3836.9%Outside Fires
    • 87.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 32.9%Other
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Most common first names in Shipman, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1469.7 years
James1474.8 years
Charles1077.1 years
George981.7 years
John873.9 years
Mary772.6 years
Frank680.5 years
Robert681.0 years
Albert675.8 years
Mildred680.5 years
Most common last names in Shipman, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Breitwiser775.6 years
Johnson681.6 years
Christopher582.2 years
Bohlmeyer582.0 years
Matlack580.6 years
Travers578.6 years
Kahl484.3 years
Bounds479.0 years
Alward483.2 years
Anderson464.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shipman, IL
  • 80.9%Utility gas
  • 16.9%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shipman, IL
  • 58.1%Utility gas
  • 35.5%Electricity
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Wood


Shipman compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value 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 above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Shipman on our top lists:

  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Venezuela (population 500+)"
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2022.