Stoy, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 113 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.0%
 
Males: 38  (34.1%)
Females: 75  (65.9%)
Median resident age:  50.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 62454

Estimated median household income in 2016: $70,799 (it was $40,625 in 2000)
Stoy:

$70,799
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,972 (it was $14,229 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $71,164 (it was $57,100 in 2000)
Stoy:

$71,164
IL:

$186,500
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Stoy: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (30.3%), English (24.2%), Lithuanian (12.1%), Italian (6.1%), French Canadian (3.0%), Irish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/29/1909

Elevation: 467 feet

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 127 people per square mile   (very low).

Stoy, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Stoy:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 9.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stoy village:

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $803 (1.3%)

Stoy satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Terre Haute, IN (40.4 miles , pop. 59,614).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (105.5 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (196.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Oblong, IL (2.0 miles ), Robinson, IL (2.3 miles ), Willow Hill, IL (3.2 miles ), Annapolis, IL (3.2 miles) , Flat Rock, IL (3.3 miles ), Ste. Marie, IL (3.4 miles ), Palestine, IL (3.5 miles ), Hutsonville, IL (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 39.00 N, Longitude: 87.83 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 618

Stoy household income distribution Stoy home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-11.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (65%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (21%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (33%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

Average climate in Stoy, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Stoy-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Stoy village center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 tornado 23.3 miles away from the village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stoy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 77% 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 37.8 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 12.5 miles away from Stoy 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 69.9 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 36.0 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 31.3 miles away from Stoy 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 156.8 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 Crawford County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stoy topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Stoy:

  • RIDGEVIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; OBLONG, IL)
  • SOUTH HAVEN HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; ROBINSON, IL)
  • CRAWFORD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 5 miles away; ROBINSON, IL)
  • CRAWFORD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LTC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ROBINSON, IL)
  • ROBINSON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; ROBINSON, IL)
  • COTILLION RIDGE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ROBINSON, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stoy:

  • Vincennes University (about 28 miles; Vincennes, IN; Full-time enrollment: 9,876)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 39 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)
  • Wabash Valley College (about 40 miles; Mount Carmel, IL; FT enrollment: 2,142)
  • Indiana State University (about 40 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)
  • Lake Land College (about 43 miles; Mattoon, IL; FT enrollment: 7,499)
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (about 44 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • DePauw University (about 69 miles; Greencastle, IN; FT enrollment: 2,360)

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Creek: Bennett Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Crawford 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 2013 was 60.2. This is better than average.

City:

60.2
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.0
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 5.4%
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  12.2%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.6
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Stoy village (based on Crawford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,92737
Mainline Protestant1,90817
Catholic5382
Other1292
None12,315-
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: 6
Crawford County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Crawford County:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

8.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Crawford County:

27.0%
Illinois:

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

13.5%
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

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $3,000 ($26.55)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($26.55)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($17.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($8.85)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($8.85)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($53.10)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($17.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $12,000 ($106.19)
    Highways: $3,000 ($26.55)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($17.70)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $74,000 ($654.87)

3.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,658 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.48%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lawrence County, IL  0.27% ($20,619 average AGI)
from Clark County, IL  0.24% ($30,000)
from Jasper County, IL  0.17% ($27,846)


3.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,362 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.64%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lawrence County, IL  0.34% ($28,269 average AGI)
to Clark County, IL  0.27% ($41,571)
to Jasper County, IL  0.22% ($19,706)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stoy:

  • WTAY (1570 AM; 0 kW; ROBINSON, IL; Owner: ANN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPFR (1480 AM; 5 kW; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stoy:

  • WTYE (101.7 FM; ROBINSON, IL; Owner: ANN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUSI (90.3 FM; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF S. ILL. UNIVER.)
  • WCBH (104.3 FM; CASEY, IL; Owner: TWO PETAZ, INC.)
  • WMMC (105.9 FM; MARSHALL, IL; Owner: JDL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBOW-FM (102.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WQTY (93.3 FM; LINTON, IN; Owner: THE ORIGINAL COMPANY, INC.)
  • WIKK (103.5 FM; NEWTON, IL; Owner: V.L.N. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAKO-FM (103.1 FM; LAWRENCEVILLE, IL; Owner: LAWRENCEVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNDI-FM (95.3 FM; SULLIVAN, IN; Owner: J T M BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVUB (91.1 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: VINCENNES UNIVERSITY)
  • WFML (96.7 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: THE VINCENNES UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Stoy:

  • WUSI-TV (Channel 16; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • W57AO (Channel 57; ROBINSON, IL; Owner: FULL GOS. BUS. MENS. FELLOW INTL.)
  • WTWO (Channel 2; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF THE MIDWEST, INC.)
  • WBAK-TV (Channel 38; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WTHI-TV (Channel 10; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WEIU-TV (Channel 51; CHARLESTON, IL; Owner: EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WVUT (Channel 22; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR THE VINCENNES UNIV.)

Stoy fatal accident list:

Aug 9, 2012 04:44 PM, Sr-33, Firebaugh Ave, Lat: 39.00351, Lon: -87.82696, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 14, 2007 05:29 PM, Sr-33, Lat: 39.00351, Lon: -87.82534, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Sep 19, 2002 01:53 PM, Sr-33, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Dec 14, 2000 08:30 AM, Sr-33, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • No fuel used (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Wood (4%)

Stoy compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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