For population 25 years and over in Streator:
For population 15 years and over in Streator city:
939 residents are foreign born (5.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,076 (2.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (45.5 miles , pop. 64,808).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (77.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Kangley, IL (1.6 miles ), Grand Ridge, IL (2.8 miles ), Long Point, IL (3.0 miles ), Leonore, IL (3.0 miles) , Ransom, IL (3.1 miles ), Cornell, IL (3.3 miles ), Lostant, IL (3.5 miles ), Wenona, IL (3.6 miles ).
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Latitude: 41.12 N, Longitude: 88.83 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: -335 (-2.5%)
Area code: 815
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Streator detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 30 (24 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -504 (-3.4%).
Work and jobs in Streator: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Streator, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Streator-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 160% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/13/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.7 miles away from the Streator city center injured 3 people.
On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 45.8 miles away from the city center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Streator-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 23.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.7 miles away from Streator center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in La Salle County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Clyde Tombaugh - (USA, 1906-1997), discoverer of Pluto, Jerry Weller - Politician, Adam Shabala - 2005 Major League Baseball player (San Francisco Giants, born: Feb 6, 1978), Burt Baskin - Food industry businessman, Mikel Leshoure - Football player, Andy Bednar - Major League Baseball pitcher, Clay Zavada - Baseball player, Doug Dieken - Football player, James Fulkerson - Composer, Jason Barickman - Politician.
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See full list of schools located in Streator, map of school districts: STREATOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT 44, STREATOR TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 40
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.0%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 92.0% for Black residents, 5.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 12.7% for two or more races residents)
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Neighborhoods in Streator:(Streator, Illinois Neighborhood Map)
Religion statistics for Streator (based on La Salle County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.49%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 25
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
Number of full-service restaurants: 116
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Streator government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,454 average adjusted gross income)
0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($128 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.25% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,207 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($81 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Streator fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Streator, IL
Total length: 59 meters (194ft)
Total average daily traffic: 42,579
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,164
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Streator)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Streator, IL)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Streator)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Streator)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.