Sumner, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 3,153 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +208.5%
Males: 2,945  (93.4%)
Females: 208  (6.6%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 62466.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,022 (it was $25,489 in 2000)
Sumner:

$31,022
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $3,368 (it was $14,808 in 2000)

Sumner city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $35,260 (it was $34,600 in 2000)
Sumner:

$35,260
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $429.

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  • Races in Sumner, IL (2013)

    Sumner races chart
    • 2,85554.1%Black alone
    • 1,55029.4%White alone
    • 66412.6%Hispanic
    • 1462.8%Two or more races
    • 250.5%Other race alone
    • 130.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.09%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Sumner: 84.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (10.7%), Irish (5.8%), United States (4.3%), Subsaharan African (3.3%), English (2.8%), French (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/10/1887

Elevation: 455 feet

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 3,057 people per square mile   (average).

Sumner,IL real estate house value index trend

Sumner, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Sumner:

  • High school or higher: 61.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sumner city:

  • Never married: 61.5%
  • Now married: 20.2%
  • Separated: 5.6%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

300 residents are foreign born (5.5% Latin America).

This city:

5.7%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Sumner, Illinois as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Sumner to the number of sex offenders is 1,581 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: $512 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $373 (1.1%)

Sumner satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (53.8 miles , pop. 121,582).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (118.1 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (216.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bridgeport, IL (2.3 miles ), Claremont, IL (2.5 miles ), Lawrenceville, IL (3.1 miles ), Calhoun, IL (3.3 miles ), Olney, IL (3.5 miles ), Birds, IL (3.6 miles) , Parkersburg, IL (3.7 miles ), St. Francisville, IL (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 38.72 N, Longitude: 87.86 W

Area code: 618

Sumner household income distribution Sumner home values distribution

Crime rates in Sumner by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 1330
per 100,000 97.8293.5296.40.0
Robberies 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Assaults 3000
per 100,000 293.50.00.00.0
Burglaries 11885
per 100,000 1,076.3782.8790.5490.7
Thefts 9171716
per 100,000 880.61,663.41,679.81,570.2
Auto thefts 0110
per 100,000 0.097.898.80.0
Arson 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 324.1) 257.7378.9382.6101.1

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Crime rate in Sumner 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:

0.63
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.0%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -70 (-6.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (17%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Sumner, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sumner-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 11.9 miles away from the Sumner city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/7/1989, a category F4 tornado 16.9 miles away from the city center injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sumner-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 76% 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 18.3 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 7.4 miles away from Sumner 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 50.6 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 16.6 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 15.3 miles away from Sumner 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 140.8 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 Lawrence County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sumner topographic map

Birthplace of: Lester Melrose - Record producer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Sumner:

  • HICKORY ESTATES (ROUTE 250 WEST)
  • PINE LAWN MANOR CARE CENTER (POPLAR AND MAPLE STS)
  • SUMNER CARE AND REHAB CENTER (#1 POPLAR DRIVE)

Heliports located in Sumner:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sumner:

  • Vincennes University (about 19 miles; Vincennes, IN; Full-time enrollment: 9,876)
  • Wabash Valley College (about 21 miles; Mount Carmel, IL; FT enrollment: 2,142)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 53 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • University of Evansville (about 55 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 2,688)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 56 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)
  • Lake Land College (about 57 miles; Mattoon, IL; FT enrollment: 7,499)
  • Indiana State University (about 58 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)

Public high school in Sumner:

Public elementary/middle schools in Sumner:

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Notable location: Christy Fire Protection District Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Shirley Creek (A), Crabapple Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lawrence 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 2011 was 59.6. This is better than average.

City:

59.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.1%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
2,358 people in state prisons in 2010
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Sumner in 2000:

  • 64 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 52 people in nursing homes
  • 22 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Sumner compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Sumner (2011 data):

  • The Peoples State Bank of Newton, Illinois: Sumner Branch at Rural Route 1, Box 58a, branch established on 2005/08/08. Info updated 2010/01/29: Bank assets: $315.3 mil, Deposits: $267.8 mil, headquarters in Newton, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Sumner city (based on Lawrence County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,33327
Mainline Protestant2,75623
Catholic6102
Black Protestant191
None10,115-
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: 3
Lawrence County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Lawrence County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Lawrence County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

6.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lawrence County:

26.1%
Illinois:

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

16.9%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,487
Police Protection - Officers 2$4,828$28,9681$1,856
Streets and Highways 3$7,870$31,4800$0
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,616
Water Supply 1$2,905$34,8600$0
Totals for Government 6$15,603$31,20611$4,959

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $152,000 ($48.21)
    Police Protection: $107,000 ($33.94)
    Sewerage: $91,000 ($28.86)
    Regular Highways: $59,000 ($18.71)
    Financial Administration: $55,000 ($17.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $181,000 ($57.41)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $34,000 ($10.78)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $89,000 ($28.23)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $390,000 ($123.69)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $50,000 ($15.86)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($4.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $205,000 ($65.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $102,000 ($32.35)
    Highways: $29,000 ($9.20)
  • Tax - Property: $15,000 ($4.76)

Sumner government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $562,000 ($178.24)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $548,000 ($173.80)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $14,000 ($4.44)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $390,000 ($123.69)

4.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,097 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
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 Knox County, IN  0.78% ($31,372 average AGI)
from Crawford County, IL  0.47% ($28,269)
from Richland County, IL  0.44% ($30,625)


4.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,963 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
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 Knox County, IN  1.02% ($25,750 average AGI)
to Richland County, IL  0.40% ($38,273)
to Crawford County, IL  0.38% ($20,619)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sumner:

  • WAKO (910 AM; 1 kW; LAWRENCEVILLE, IL; Owner: LAWRENCEVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WVLN (740 AM; 0 kW; OLNEY, IL; Owner: V.L.N. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WAOV (1450 AM; 1 kW; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVHI (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN)
  • WILY (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sumner:

  • WAKO-FM (103.1 FM; LAWRENCEVILLE, IL; Owner: LAWRENCEVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WUSI (90.3 FM; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF S. ILL. UNIVER.)
  • WSEI (92.9 FM; OLNEY, IL; Owner: V.L.N. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPTH (88.1 FM; OLNEY, IL; Owner: OLNEY VOICE OF CHRISTIAN FAITH, INC.)
  • WVUB (91.1 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: VINCENNES UNIVERSITY)
  • WTYE (101.7 FM; ROBINSON, IL; Owner: ANN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFML (96.7 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: THE VINCENNES UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WYNG (94.9 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVJC (89.1 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS EASTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGES)
  • WZDM (92.1 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WUZR (105.7 FM; BICKNELL, IN; Owner: OLD NORTHWEST BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WATI (89.9 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WBJW (91.7 FM; ALBION, IL; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES INC)
  • WRAY-FM (98.1 FM; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sumner:

  • WUSI-TV (Channel 16; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WVUT (Channel 22; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR THE VINCENNES UNIV.)
  • WBAK-TV (Channel 38; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)

Sumner fatal accident list:

Jul 25, 2011 12:37 AM, South, Lat: 38.71562, Lon: -87.86089, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $646,000Total costs
  • 4,425Total average daily traffic
  • 244Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,425Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sumner)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Red Hills State Park 1 Mi Ne (Lat: 38.726167 Lon: -87.841139), Call Sign: KUY465
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.250 MHz, 151.280 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 159.300 MHz, 159.375 MHz, 159.420 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/30/2005, Expiration Date: 07/25/2015
    Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 201-N, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Fax: (217) 782-9920, Email:
  • Lawrenceville Correctional Center (Lat: 38.730611 Lon: -87.905306), Type: Tank, Structure height: 34 m, Overall height: 40 m, Call Sign: WPRG942
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.3600 MHz, 453.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/25/2005, Expiration Date: 09/20/2015, Certifier: Lambert P Fleck Iii
    Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 201-N, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Fax: (217) 782-9920, Email:
  • Elevated Tank (Lat: 38.745611 Lon: -87.778639), Type: Building, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WPKD724
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.850 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/27/1997, Expiration Date: 01/27/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Certifier: Dan Scherer
    Registrant: National License Corp, 9050 Briarclift Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46256-2206, Fax: (800) 841-0516
  • Slc Water Tank .75 Mi E Of Cr 250 (Lat: 38.587222 Lon: -87.850833), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: WPSH739
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/01/2001, Expiration Date: 05/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/02/2011, Certifier: Signature On File
    Registrant: National License Corporation, 9050 Briarclift Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (800) 841-0516
  • Elevated Water Storage Tank, At Jct. Of 700e & 1200n (Lat: 38.745500 Lon: -87.779056), Type: Tank, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 37 m, Call Sign: WQOX555
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.112 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/24/2012, Expiration Date: 02/24/2022, Certifier: Tommy L Heath
    Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:
  • BOOSTER, Cr Rd 1000 North Pump Station (Lat: 38.716250 Lon: -87.772028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12.1 m, Overall height: 15.1 m, Call Sign: WQPA547
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.412 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/20/2012, Expiration Date: 03/20/2022, Certifier: Dan Fiscus
    Registrant: Atlas License Company & Data Services, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave Ste 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SUMNER, 11586 Salukis Rd (Hv567 - Sumner East) (Lat: 38.737778 Lon: -87.843833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91 m, Overall height: 94 m, Call Sign: WQPN928
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/10/2012, Expiration Date: 07/10/2022, Certifier: Ed King
    Registrant: Cellular Properties, Inc., 28 Towne Centre, Danville, IL 61832, Phone: (217) 442-2355, Fax: (217) 446-9830, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: K9YIC, Licensee ID: L00134892
    Grant Date: 02/07/2008, Expiration Date: 05/07/2018, Certifier: Amy A Heath
    Registrant: Amy A Heath, 100 Chestnut St Apt 4, Sumner, IL 62466
  • Call Sign: KA9IHW, Licensee ID: L01422045
    Grant Date: 08/06/2008, Expiration Date: 05/28/2018, Certifier: James D Moye
    Registrant: James D Moye, Rr 3 Box 912, Sumner, IL 62466
  • Call Sign: KA9NNX
    Grant Date: 03/19/1996, Expiration Date: 03/19/2006, Cancellation Date: 03/20/2008
    Registrant: Gail E Bennett, R 1, Sumner, IL 62466
  • Call Sign: KA9PUK
    Grant Date: 03/08/1988, Expiration Date: 03/08/1998, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2000
    Registrant: Verna E Bennett, Rr 1 Box 98, Sumner, IL 62466
  • Call Sign: KB9QLI, Licensee ID: L01260114
    Grant Date: 03/22/2007, Expiration Date: 05/14/2017, Certifier: Brent A Perrott
    Registrant: Brent A Perrott, 203 Sycamore Ave, Sumner, IL 62466
  • Call Sign: N9MWJ, Licensee ID: L00391525
    Grant Date: 09/16/2011, Expiration Date: 10/15/2021, Certifier: Rod D Poland
    Registrant: Rod D Poland, 1927 Frontage Creek Lane, Sumner, IL 62466

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: FRITSCHLE JEFF CHALLENGER 2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3176K , Serial Number: CH20491R0682, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 11/11/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Joe A Smith, 6872 Bethany Ln, Sumner, IL 62466
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-30A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 142 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 93671 , Serial Number: 74-30677, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 03/04/1974
    Registrant (Corporation): Three Star Drilling And Producing, 201 S Christy Ave, Sumner, IL 62466

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
Most common first names in Sumner, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3877.0 years
Mary3679.4 years
William2777.2 years
Charles2475.7 years
James2368.9 years
Robert2170.2 years
Helen2082.4 years
George1677.0 years
Harold1671.9 years
Bessie1485.5 years
Most common last names in Sumner, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2277.6 years
Jones1878.3 years
Piper1677.1 years
Brian1483.9 years
Fiscus1377.1 years
Paddick1284.3 years
Martin1279.7 years
Heath1178.5 years
Waggoner1182.8 years
Green1175.4 years

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  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally ill"
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  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 to 2006"
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  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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