South Pekin, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 1,149 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.1%
 
Males: 599  (52.2%)
Females: 550  (47.8%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61564.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,804 (it was $40,455 in 2000)
South Pekin:

$49,804
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,757 (it was $15,717 in 2000)

South Pekin village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,202 (it was $59,600 in 2000)
South Pekin:

$75,202
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $73,454; Detached houses: $74,207

Median gross rent in 2013: $673.

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  • Races in South Pekin, IL (2010)

    South Pekin races chart
    • 1,11297.0%White alone
    • 151.3%Hispanic
    • 111.0%Two or more races
    • 40.3%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone
    • 10.09%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in South Pekin: 86.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.8%), United States (17.1%), Irish (16.5%), English (12.2%), Polish (3.8%), French (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/23/1921

Elevation: 514 feet

Land area: 0.43 square miles.

Population density: 2,678 people per square mile   (average).

South Pekin,IL real estate house value index trend

South Pekin, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in South Pekin:

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Pekin village:

  • Never married: 31.8%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

6 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.5%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in South Pekin, Illinois as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in South Pekin to the number of sex offenders is 383 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,257 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,353 (1.7%)

South Pekin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (15.9 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (132.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (138.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Pekin, IL (2.3 miles ), Green Valley, IL (2.4 miles ), Mapleton, IL (2.6 miles ), Kingston Mines, IL (2.8 miles ), Manito, IL (2.9 miles ), North Pekin, IL (2.9 miles ), Tremont, IL (3.0 miles ), Marquette Heights, IL (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $90,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.49 N, Longitude: 89.65 W

Area code: 309

South Pekin household income distribution South Pekin home values distribution

Crime rates in South Pekin by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 02214130321N/A
per 100,000 0.0172.1175.788.6341.082.4248.30.0250.4174.187.1N/A
Robberies 000000000810
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0696.387.10.0
Assaults 655358228038
per 100,000 516.4430.3439.4265.7426.3659.5165.6166.1667.80.0261.3696.3
Burglaries 888655765789
per 100,000 688.5688.5703.0531.4426.3412.2579.5498.3417.4609.2696.9783.3
Thefts 15141418138166812813
per 100,000 1,290.91,204.81,230.21,594.31,108.3659.51,324.5498.3667.81,044.4696.91,131.4
Auto thefts 111112201200
per 100,000 86.186.187.988.685.3164.9165.60.083.5174.10.00.0
Arson 200001001000
per 100,000 172.10.00.00.00.082.40.00.083.50.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.1) 202.8315.9322.5224.2424.1257.2327.085.0383.0431.3217.1298.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in South Pekin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -24 (-2.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (48%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in South Pekin, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

South Pekin, Illinois average temperatures South Pekin, Illinois average precipitation South Pekin, Illinois humidity South Pekin, Illinois wind speed South Pekin, Illinois snowfall South Pekin, Illinois sunshine South Pekin, Illinois clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

South Pekin-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/29/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the South Pekin village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 tornado 25.1 miles away from the village center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

South Pekin-area historical earthquake activity is near Illinois state average. It is 83% 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 169.7 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 149.1 miles away from South Pekin 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 200.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 169.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 155.5 miles away from South Pekin 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 230.1 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 Tazewell County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
South Pekin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near South Pekin:

  • PEKIN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PEKIN, IL)
  • MARIGOLD ESTATES (Hospital, about 5 miles away; PEKIN, IL)
  • B J PERINO NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PEKIN, IL)
  • HALLMARK HOUSE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PEKIN, IL)
  • FMC - CENTRAL ILLINOIS PEKIN (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; PEKIN, IL)
  • PEKIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; PEKIN, IL)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE PLUS INC. (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; PEKIN, IL)

Amtrak station near South Pekin:

  • 13 miles: PEORIA AIRPORT (6100 W. EVERETT M. DIRKSEN PKY.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Pekin:

  • Bradley University (about 15 miles; Peoria, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,152)
  • Illinois Central College (about 17 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Heartland Community College (about 34 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 35 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 35 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 53 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 54 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)

Public elementary/middle school in South Pekin:

See full list of schools located in South Pekin

Library in South Pekin:

  • SOUTH PEKIN LIBRARY (Operating income: $54,418; Location: 208 MAIN STREET; 12,147 books; 1,051 audio materials; 864 video materials; 24 state licensed databases; 33 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in South Pekin: South Pekin Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (A), South Pekin Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in South Pekin include: Bethel Tabernacle (A), First Congregational Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tazewell 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 2012 was 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.76
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 18.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.79
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0102. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0102
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.3%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  75.6%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  12.7%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

South Pekin, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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South Pekin 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Illinois average:

12.4

South Pekin travel time to work - commute South Pekin mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • No fuel used (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for South Pekin village (based on Tazewell County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant31,756118
Mainline Protestant15,40440
Catholic10,6507
Other1,1546
None76,430-
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: 13
Tazewell County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Tazewell County:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 59
Tazewell County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 101
Here:

7.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tazewell County:

27.1%
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 0$0 1$175
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$384
Police Protection - Officers 5$10,053$24,1270$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,838$22,0560$0
Solid Waste Management 2$4,003$24,0180$0
Water Supply 0$0 1$800
Local Libraries 0$0 1$598
Totals for Government 8$15,894$23,84110$1,957

South Pekin government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $154,000 ($134.03)
    Police Protection: $106,000 ($92.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $58,000 ($50.48)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($39.16)
    Regular Highways: $42,000 ($36.55)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($9.57)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($7.83)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($5.22)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($1.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $423,000 ($368.15)
    Fire Protection: $29,000 ($25.24)
    Police Protection: $21,000 ($18.28)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($1.74)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.87)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.87)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $173,000 ($150.57)

South Pekin government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $110,000 ($95.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $60,000 ($52.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($1.74)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $41,000 ($35.68)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($5.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $56,000 ($48.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $219,000 ($190.60)
    General Support: $114,000 ($99.22)
    Highways: $33,000 ($28.72)
  • Tax - Property: $93,000 ($80.94)
    Public Utilities: $43,000 ($37.42)
    NEC: $11,000 ($9.57)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $314,000 ($273.28)

5.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,255 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.11%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($152 average AGI)
Tazewell County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Peoria County, IL  2.02% ($38,909 average AGI)
from Woodford County, IL  0.33% ($42,033)
from McLean County, IL  0.27% ($44,740)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,606 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($158 average AGI)
Tazewell County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Peoria County, IL  1.78% ($34,650 average AGI)
to Woodford County, IL  0.39% ($54,271)
to McLean County, IL  0.28% ($38,901)

Strongest AM radio stations in South Pekin:

  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOAM (1350 AM; 1 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: KELLY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEO (1020 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PEORIA, IL)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, 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.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Pekin:

  • WCIC (91.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPPY (101.1 FM; GLASFORD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WIXO (99.9 FM; BARTONVILLE, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WXCL (104.9 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WSWT (106.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWCT (96.5 FM; FARMINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • W278AE (103.5 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WZPW (92.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: B&G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDQX (102.3 FM; MORTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WFYR (97.3 FM; ELMWOOD, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WBYS-FM (107.9 FM; CANTON, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South Pekin:

  • W41BO (Channel 41; PEORIA, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS VALLEY PUB TELECOMM CORP)
  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)
  • WEEK-TV (Channel 25; PEORIA, IL; Owner: WEEK-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; PEORIA, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; PEORIA, IL; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W67CW (Channel 67; PEORIA, IL; Owner: M.C. PRODUCTIONS)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in South Pekin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 209 West Main Street (Lat: 40.483333 Lon: -89.653167), Type: Mast, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: KNAR919
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.895 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/19/2012, Expiration Date: 01/07/2022
    Registrant: Village Of South Pekin, 209 W Main St, South Pekin, IL 61564-0010, Phone: (309) 348-3589, Fax: (309) 348-2419, Email:
  • 204 E Main St (Lat: 40.495306 Lon: -89.649278), Call Sign: KTQ563, Licensee ID: L00013598
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.050 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/1998, Expiration Date: 10/05/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2003
    Registrant: Cincinnati, Township Of, 204 E Main St, South Pekin, IL 61564
  • 314 West Main (Lat: 40.495028 Lon: -89.649556), Call Sign: KGM953, Licensee ID: L00067379
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.190 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/29/1998, Expiration Date: 04/12/2003, Cancellation Date: 07/13/2003
    Registrant: City Of South Pekin, South Pekin, IL 61564
  • SOUTH PEKIN, 101 E Main St. (Lat: 40.496944 Lon: -89.651389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6.3 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: KBQ620
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.890 MHz, 161.265 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/29/2005, Expiration Date: 01/04/2016, Certifier: W G Howard
    Registrant: Prokarma, 222 S 15th St., Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-6707, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:
  • 209 West Main (Lat: 40.494750 Lon: -89.649833), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPZL268
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.190 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/04/2004, Expiration Date: 02/04/2014, Certifier: Mark R Morger
    Registrant: Village Of South Pekin, 209 W Msin St., South Pekin, IL 61564, Phone: (309) 348-3656, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • SOUTH PEKIN, 13150 S 14th St (Lat: 40.508056 Lon: -89.631111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 39.6 m, Overall height: 44.8 m, Call Sign: WPJE868
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott Iii
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • 2.5 Mi S Il Rt 9 & Rr (Lat: 40.553917 Lon: -89.675667), Type: Building, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: KVF831
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.700 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/30/2005, Expiration Date: 07/24/2015
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-0486, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB9JKW, Licensee ID: L00802711
    Grant Date: 02/08/2005, Expiration Date: 02/24/2015
    Registrant: Jonathan A York, 201 Saint Marks Dr, South Pekin, IL 61564
  • Call Sign: KB9OSY, Licensee ID: L00032190
    Grant Date: 09/23/2006, Expiration Date: 10/21/2016
    Registrant: Hal B Harper, 214 St Anthony St, South Pekin, IL 61564
  • Call Sign: KC9ERV, Licensee ID: L00736561
    Grant Date: 08/29/2003, Expiration Date: 08/29/2013, Certifier: Raymond J Hagan Jr
    Registrant: Raymond J Hagan Jr, South Pekin, IL 61564-0662

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$97,635
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$68,760
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0218.01

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
Most common first names in South Pekin, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1065.9 years
James769.6 years
George576.2 years
Mary580.4 years
Charles485.3 years
Frank467.0 years
Frances382.3 years
Russell367.0 years
Henry364.3 years
Donald366.0 years
Most common last names in South Pekin, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith663.5 years
Stovall487.2 years
Huse354.0 years
Kenney383.0 years
Horn368.0 years
Nance364.0 years
Trumpy378.3 years
Vaupel389.0 years
Weber378.3 years
Williams386.0 years

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  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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