Smithton, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 3,722 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +65.6%
Males: 1,514  (40.7%)
Females: 2,208  (59.3%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 62285.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $65,312 (it was $51,806 in 2000)
Smithton:

$65,312
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,249 (it was $19,695 in 2000)

Smithton village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $161,426 (it was $96,800 in 2000)
Smithton:

$161,426
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $160,414; Detached houses: $173,623; Townhouses or other attached units: $244,068; Mobile homes: $83,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $637.

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  • Races in Smithton, IL (2010)

    Smithton races chart
    • 3,54395.9%White alone
    • 601.6%Hispanic
    • 381.0%Black alone
    • 230.6%Asian alone
    • 170.5%Two or more races
    • 90.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Smithton: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (35.6%), English (11.6%), United States (10.5%), French (7.5%), Irish (6.4%), Polish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/06/1894

Elevation: 478 feet

Land area: 1.67 square miles.

Population density: 2,226 people per square mile   (low).

Smithton,IL real estate house value index trend

Smithton, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Smithton:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Smithton village:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 62.4%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

73 residents are foreign born

This village:

2.0%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Smithton, Illinois as of August 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Smithton to the number of sex offenders is 1,872 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,486 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,160 (2.4%)

Smithton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (20.5 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (267.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Floraville, IL (2.0 miles) , Paderborn, IL (2.0 miles) , Freeburg, IL (2.2 miles ), Millstadt, IL (2.6 miles ), Hecker, IL (2.6 miles ), Belleville, IL (2.8 miles ), New Athens, IL (2.9 miles ), Rentchler, IL (3.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 40 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 1999: 40 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2001: 53 buildings, average cost: $137,400
  • 2002: 75 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2004: 55 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2005: 108 buildings, average cost: $148,600
  • 2006: 88 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2007: 37 buildings, average cost: $197,900
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $232,500
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2010: 26 buildings, average cost: $170,200
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $149,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.41 N, Longitude: 89.99 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 618

Smithton household income distribution Smithton home values distribution

Crime rates in Smithton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.038.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 21102231
per 100,000 89.044.540.50.072.469.796.229.8
Burglaries 23322120
per 100,000 89.0133.5121.676.072.434.864.20.0
Thefts 151313237912
per 100,000 667.3578.3527.076.0108.6243.9288.7357.7
Auto thefts 00011000
per 100,000 0.00.00.038.036.20.00.00.0
Arson 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 315.5) 52.843.139.243.527.927.236.721.1

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Crime rate in Smithton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Illinois average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.7%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +553 (+32.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (34%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Smithton, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Smithton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/1959, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.2 miles away from the Smithton village center killed 21 people and injured 345 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1981, a category F4 tornado 23.0 miles away from the village center injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Smithton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 74% 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 114.2 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 89.3 miles away from Smithton 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 117.5 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 123.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 127.7 miles away from Smithton 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 116.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
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Hospitals and medical centers in Smithton:

  • PARK HAVEN CARE CENTER (107 SOUTH LINCOLN)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Smithton:

  • FREEBURG TERRACE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; FREEBURG, IL)
  • FREEBURG CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; FREEBURG, IL)
  • HELIA SOUTHBELT HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • MILL HAVEN CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MILLSTADT, IL)
  • HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN ILL, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • BELLE MANOR (Hospital, about 8 miles away; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • ST PAUL'S HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BELLEVILLE, IL)

Amtrak station near Smithton:

  • 19 miles: ST. LOUIS (550 S. 16TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Smithton:

  • Southwestern Illinois College (about 9 miles; Belleville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,085)
  • McKendree University (about 18 miles; Lebanon, IL; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Saint Louis Community College (about 19 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 18,019)
  • Saint Louis University (about 21 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)
  • Ranken Technical College (about 23 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Webster University (about 23 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 12,406)
  • Washington University in St Louis (about 25 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 10,823)

Public elementary/middle school in Smithton:

Private elementary/middle school in Smithton:

  • ST JOHN THE BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 90; Location: 10 S LINCOLN ST; Grades: KG - 8)
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Library in Smithton:

  • SMITHTON PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $135,648; Location: 109 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 17,068 books; 558 audio materials; 774 video materials; 15 state licensed databases; 6 other licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Smithton: Smithton City Hall (A), Smithton Volunteer Fire Company (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Smithton include: First Baptist Church of Smithton (A), Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church (B), Saint Johns United Church of Christ (C), Evangelische Saint Johannes Kirche (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Smithton-Franklin Cemetery (1), Saint John Catholic Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

St. Clair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 120. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

120
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.272. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.272
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 14.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.77
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0182. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0182
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.2%
(3.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  75.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.2%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
73 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
93 people in nursing homes in 2000

Smithton 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.

Banks with branches in Smithton (2011 data):

  • Midland States Bank: Smithton Branch at 514 South Main, branch established on 2000/11/15. Info updated 2010/10/19: Bank assets: $1,510.0 mil, Deposits: $1,222.1 mil, headquarters in Effingham, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Midland States Bancorp, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Smithton Banking Center Facility at 406 North Main Street, branch established on 1922/07/22. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Smithton village (based on St. Clair County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant46,903169
Catholic46,37228
Mainline Protestant24,65553
Black Protestant10,29041
Other5,88016
Orthodox2,1002
None133,856-
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: 47
St. Clair County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
St. Clair County:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 93
St. Clair County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 155
Here:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
St. Clair County:

28.4%
Illinois:

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

8.2%
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 7$19,805$33,9510$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 14$2,809
Police Protection - Officers 6$33,958$67,9164$5,835
Streets and Highways 1$5,297$63,5640$0
Sewerage 2$9,681$58,0860$0
Water Supply 2$8,996$53,9760$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$510
Totals for Government 18$77,737$51,82520$9,154

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $319,000 ($85.71)
    Central Staff Services: $250,000 ($67.17)
    Police Protection: $213,000 ($57.23)
    Regular Highways: $152,000 ($40.84)
    Sewerage: $132,000 ($35.46)
    General - Other: $53,000 ($14.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($2.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $160,000 ($42.99)
    Sewerage: $99,000 ($26.60)
    Police Protection: $24,000 ($6.45)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($1.07)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($0.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $392,000 ($105.32)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $215,000 ($57.76)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $64,000 ($17.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $39,000 ($10.48)
    Interest Earnings: $19,000 ($5.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $310,000 ($83.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $264,000 ($70.93)
    Highways: $61,000 ($16.39)
    Water Utilities: $30,000 ($8.06)
    Public Welfare: $1,000 ($0.27)
  • Tax - Property: $167,000 ($44.87)
    Public Utilities: $123,000 ($33.05)
    NEC: $46,000 ($12.36)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $530,000 ($142.40)

5.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,558 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,349 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.21%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madison County, IL  0.82% ($31,914 average AGI)
from St. Louis County, MO  0.34% ($34,621)
from St. Louis city, MO  0.28% ($34,459)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,518 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,884 average AGI)
St. Clair County:

0.20%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, IL  0.94% ($35,916 average AGI)
to St. Louis County, MO  0.49% ($38,513)
to St. Louis city, MO  0.40% ($32,925)

Strongest AM radio stations in Smithton:

  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, 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.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • WRTH (1430 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW HORIZON 7TH-DAY CHRISTIAN CHURCH, INC.)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEW (770 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KSTL (690 AM; 1 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Smithton:

  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMJM-FM (104.9 FM; COLUMBIA, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, S. ILLINOIS UNIV.)
  • KPNT (105.7 FM; ST. GENEVIEVE, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KDHX (88.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: DOUBLE HELIX CORPORATION)
  • KFTK-FM1 (97.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNLH (89.5 FM; CEDAR HILL, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • WVRV (101.1 FM; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WCXO (96.7 FM; CARLYLE, IL; Owner: CLINTON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Smithton:

  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • KETC (Channel 9; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS REGIONAL & EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV COMMISSION)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRBU (Channel 46; EAST ST. LOUIS, IL; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPTN-LP (Channel 58; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KURT J. PETERSEN)
  • WPXS (Channel 13; MT. VERNON, IL; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • KNLC (Channel 24; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K64DT (Channel 64; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K49FC (Channel 49; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K18BT (Channel 18; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K65FN (Channel 65; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K62EG (Channel 62; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ETERNAL FAMILY NETWORK)
  • K38HD (Channel 38; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
Smithton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Smithton fatal accident list:

Apr 30, 2013 05:32 AM, Cr-J19 (Douglas Rd), Lat: 38.42470, Lon: -89.98324, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 15, 2009 09:35 PM, Sr-159, Schmidt Ln, Lat: 38.44803, Lon: -89.98326, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 25, 2000 07:40 PM, Sr-159, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $262,000Total costs
  • 24,700Total average daily traffic
  • 1,161Total average daily truck traffic
  • 25,836Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 38.408361 Lon: -89.991944, Call Sign: WQBC876
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.210 MHz, 173.210 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/21/2004, Expiration Date: 09/21/2014, Certifier: Brian L Vielweber
    Registrant: Lao 20632410, 102 E Middle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Wildwood, Lat: 38.366944 Lon: -89.999639, Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQHV411
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/16/2007, Expiration Date: 12/31/2016, Certifier: Nathan T Stooke
    Registrant: Wisper Isp, Inc., 3680 Lebanon Avenue Suite 101, Belleville, IL 62221, Phone: (618) 206-4190, Fax: (866) 282-3580, Email:
  • Wildwood, Lat: 38.366944 Lon: -89.999639, Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQHV411
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/16/2007, Expiration Date: 12/31/2016, Certifier: Nathan T Stooke
    Registrant: Wisper Isp, Inc., 3680 Lebanon Avenue Suite 101, Belleville, IL 62221, Phone: (618) 206-4190, Fax: (866) 282-3580, Email:
  • Wildwood, Lat: 38.366944 Lon: -89.999639, Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQHV411
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/16/2007, Expiration Date: 12/31/2016, Certifier: Nathan T Stooke
    Registrant: Wisper Isp, Inc., 3680 Lebanon Avenue Suite 101, Belleville, IL 62221, Phone: (618) 206-4190, Fax: (866) 282-3580, Email:
  • Wildwood, Lat: 38.366944 Lon: -89.999639, Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQHV411
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/16/2007, Expiration Date: 12/31/2016, Certifier: Nathan T Stooke
    Registrant: Wisper Isp, Inc., 3680 Lebanon Avenue Suite 101, Belleville, IL 62221, Phone: (618) 206-4190, Fax: (866) 282-3580, Email:
  • SMITHTON, 5800 Douglas - Freeburg Rd. (Lat: 38.423806 Lon: -89.990306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 56.7 m, Call Sign: WQIE229
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/15/2008, Expiration Date: 01/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2009, Certifier: William Chastain
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • HECKER, 5025 Hwy 159 (Lat: 38.377833 Lon: -89.991222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.5 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQJV584
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/13/2009, Expiration Date: 01/13/2019, Certifier: John E Rooney
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Smithton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • WARD STEPHEN M, 5525 High St, Smithton, IL 62285
    Certificate: D004131 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 12/30/2009, Expiration Date: 12/29/2010

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: SKYMASTER EXCEL 2002 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 65108 , Serial Number: A118SKY, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 01/12/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Steve A Williamson, Po Box 212, Smithton, IL 62285
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 95860 , Serial Number: 18266659, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 10/26/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Wildy Seed Inc, 5467 White Oak Dr, Smithton, IL 62285

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Smithton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Smithton, IL
Most common first names in Smithton, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2078.8 years
William1770.7 years
John1773.9 years
Robert1364.1 years
Walter1280.3 years
James1172.6 years
Joseph1176.2 years
Richard870.4 years
Louis772.4 years
Edward778.3 years
Most common last names in Smithton, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Becker980.1 years
Weber980.1 years
Daab879.3 years
Quirin879.0 years
Schaefer776.0 years
Anderson680.3 years
Miller675.0 years
Lindauer578.8 years
Rieso584.8 years
Mueller487.2 years

Businesses in Smithton, IL

  • Subway: 1
  • UPS: 1

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  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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