For population 25 years and over in Stonefort:
For population 15 years and over in Stonefort village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $323 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (68.0 miles , pop. 121,582).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (109.0 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (297.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: New Burnside, IL (2.1 miles ), Carrier Mills, IL (2.5 miles ), Creal Springs, IL (2.7 miles ), Eddyville, IL (3.2 miles) , Simpson, IL (3.3 miles) , Harrisburg, IL (3.5 miles ), Pittsburg, IL (3.7 miles ), Marion, IL (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 37.62 N, Longitude: 88.71 W
Area code: 618
Population change in the 1990s: -66 (-18.4%).
Work and jobs in Stonefort: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Stonefort, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Stonefort-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 154% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/29/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the Stonefort village center killed 10 people and injured 181 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 5/6/2003, a category F4 tornado 20.6 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 33 people and caused $16 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Stonefort-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 33% 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 73.1 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 55.1 miles away from Stonefort 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 56.8 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 94.5 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 95.3 miles away from Stonefort 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 75.7 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 Williamson County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Stonefort:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stonefort:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.8%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Stonefort compared to Illinois state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Stonefort (based on Williamson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
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Stonefort government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,708 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($284 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,544 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Stonefort fatal accident list:
Sep 13, 1983 09:45 PM, 45, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 2,050
Total average daily truck traffic: 328
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.