For population 25 years and over in Sidell:
For population 15 years and over in Sidell village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,275 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (27.2 miles , pop. 67,518).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (89.2 miles , pop. 781,870).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (133.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Indianola, IL (2.1 miles ), Allerton, IL (2.5 miles ), Metcalf, IL (2.8 miles ), Hume, IL (2.9 miles ), Ridge Farm, IL (3.0 miles ), Fairmount, IL (3.0 miles ), Broadlands, IL (3.0 miles ), Chrisman, IL (3.3 miles ).
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Latitude: 39.91 N, Longitude: 87.82 W
Area code: 217
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Crime rate in Sidell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Population change in the 1990s: +43 (+7.4%).
Work and jobs in Sidell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sidell, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sidell-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 157% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the Sidell village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sidell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 75.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.3 miles away from Sidell center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/21/2008 at 05:38:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/1991 at 09:20:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 83.0 miles away from Sidell center
On 4/14/2000 at 03:54:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.8 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 Vermilion County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.8%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Religion statistics for Sidell (based on Vermilion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.87%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
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3.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,533 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($322 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.64% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,913 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($237 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sidell)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.