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Population in 2014: 112 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.2%
Males: 57  (51.3%)
Females: 55  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  42.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip code: 62374

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,770 (it was $27,188 in 2000)
Tennessee:

$46,770
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,817 (it was $13,311 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $56,014 (it was $35,700 in 2000)
Tennessee:

$56,014
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $112,122; Detached houses: $119,079; Townhouses or other attached units: $118,402; In 2-unit structures: $98,690; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $72,328; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $76,307; Mobile homes: $25,496

Median gross rent in 2016: $585.

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    • 11196.5%White alone
    • 32.6%Two or more races
    • 10.9%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Tennessee: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (57.7%), German (16.9%), Irish (5.6%), Lithuanian (1.4%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/06/1873

Elevation: 687 feet

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 264 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Tennessee:

  • High school or higher: 94.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.0%
  • Unemployed: 15.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tennessee village:

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 6.9%
  • Widowed: 1.8%
  • Divorced: 18.3%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Tennessee, Illinois as of February 20, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Tennessee to the number of sex offenders is 119 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Tennessee village:  0.9% ($321)
Illinois:  1.8% ($2,285)

Tennessee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (68.0 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (127.4 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (191.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Colchester, IL (1.6 miles ), Macomb, IL (3.0 miles ), Plymouth, IL (3.1 miles ), Blandinsville, IL (3.2 miles ), Sciota, IL (3.4 miles) , Good Hope, IL (3.6 miles ), Industry, IL (3.7 miles ), La Harpe, IL (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.41 N, Longitude: 90.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 309

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

5.8%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+13.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (28%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Other services, except public administration (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Management occupations (24%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Average climate in Tennessee, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tennessee-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/13/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.5 miles away from the Tennessee village center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1964, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tennessee-area historical earthquake activity is near Illinois state average. It is 82% 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 207.9 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 192.0 miles away from Tennessee 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 234.5 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 235.2 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 208.4 miles away from Tennessee center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 193.1 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 McDonough County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Snows: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tennessee topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Tennessee:

  • CARE CENTER OF COLCHESTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; COLCHESTER, IL)
  • COUNTRYVIEW CC OF MACOMB (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MACOMB, IL)
  • FMC - MACOMB (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; MACOMB, IL)
  • MDH HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; MACOMB, IL)
  • MC DONOUGH DISTRICT HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; MACOMB, IL)
  • MDH HOSPICE,THE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MACOMB, IL)
  • HEARTLAND OF MACOMB (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MACOMB, IL)

Amtrak station near Tennessee:

  • 10 miles: MACOMB (120 E. CALHOUN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tennessee:

  • Western Illinois University (about 9 miles; Macomb, IL; Full-time enrollment: 10,755)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 33 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Bradley University (about 68 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Illinois Central College (about 72 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Black Hawk College (about 77 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • Augustana College (about 77 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 78 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)

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Churches in Tennessee include: Sacred Heart Catholic Church (A), Tennessee United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

McDonough County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.5%
Average household size:
This village:  2.0 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  47.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  15.8%
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:

9.2
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tennessee village (based on McDonough County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,38121
Evangelical Protestant4,21027
Other2,1034
Catholic1,4453
Black Protestant571
None20,416-
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
McDonough County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
McDonough County:

5.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

10.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McDonough County:

27.4%
Illinois:

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

11.7%
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$566
Other Government Administration 0$0 11$1,720
Totals for Government 0$0 12$2,286

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $14,000 ($125.00)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($26.79)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,000 ($17.86)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($8.93)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($53.57)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($26.79)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $0 ($0.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $15,000 ($133.93)
    Highways: $4,000 ($35.71)
  • Tax - Property: $3,000 ($26.79)
    NEC: $1,000 ($8.93)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $154,000 ($1375.00)

6.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
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 Cook County, IL  0.55% ($19,500 average AGI)
from Fulton County, IL  0.48% ($28,040)
from Hancock County, IL  0.43% ($26,533)


8.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,894 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.02%
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 Cook County, IL  0.52% ($22,745 average AGI)
to Fulton County, IL  0.52% ($28,636)
to Hancock County, IL  0.38% ($32,875)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tennessee:

  • WLRB (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WCAZ (990 AM; 1 kW; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: RALLA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WGEM (1440 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: QUINCY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tennessee:

  • WIUM (91.3 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WKAI-FM (100.1 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJEQ (102.7 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS BROADCASTING INC)
  • WMQZ (104.1 FM; COLCHESTER, IL; Owner: COLCHESTER RADIO, INC.)
  • WNLF (95.9 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: NANCY L. FOSTER)
  • W209AL (89.7 FM; MACOMB, ETC., IL; Owner: H.O.P.E. BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W213AH (90.5 FM; MACOMB, ETC., IL; Owner: H.O.P.E. BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRNQ (96.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: DAVID M. LISTER)
  • KOKX-FM (95.3 FM; KEOKUK, IA; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WLMD (104.7 FM; BUSHNELL, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQKQ (92.1 FM; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: PRITCHARD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WKXQ (92.5 FM; RUSHVILLE, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCEZ (93.9 FM; CARTHAGE, IL; Owner: DANA R. WITHERS)
  • KBKB-FM (101.7 FM; FORT MADISON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Tennessee:

  • WMEC (Channel 22; MACOMB, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • W49BS (Channel 49; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53BP (Channel 53; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTJR (Channel 16; QUINCY, IL; Owner: BELIEVER'S BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Tennessee fatal accident list:

Apr 2, 2000 09:43 AM, Washington St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 2, 1976 07:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 4
Sep 2, 1975 07:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 4

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 1 1/4 Mi W And 1 1/2 Mi S (Lat: 40.392000 Lon: -90.868750), Call Sign: KNEQ580, Licensee ID: L00016062
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.490 MHzGrant Date: 12/07/2002, Expiration Date: 12/29/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/02/2013Registrant: John Pittenger, 7465 E 200 St, Tennessee, IL 62374, Phone: (309) 776-3859
  • 1/2 Mi E Of Il Rt 61 & 1/2 Mi S Of Us Rt 136 (Lat: 40.399222 Lon: -90.872361), Call Sign: WXD411
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.870 MHzGrant Date: 04/30/2013, Expiration Date: 07/08/2023Registrant: Supreme Radio Communications, Inc, 4017 N Prospect Rd., Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (309) 256-0660, Email:
  • MP214.0, Bnsf Ls11 Mp214.0 - Hbd (Lat: 40.391917 Lon: -90.869167), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPHY779
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.815 MHzGrant Date: 06/19/2015, Expiration Date: 08/22/2025, Certifier: S C MuhrRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co, 8310 Nieman Rd, Lenexa, KS 66214, Phone: (913) 577-8962, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • TENNESSEE HLCS HBD, Bnsf Ls11 Mp214.0, Tennessee Hlcs Hbd (Lat: 40.392111 Lon: -90.869000), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.4 m, Overall height: 5.8 m, Call Sign: WQIX687
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHzGrant Date: 06/12/2008, Expiration Date: 06/12/2018, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • TENNESSEE, 7536 East 50th Street (Lat: 40.393417 Lon: -90.898500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.3 m, Call Sign: WQJU745
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/2009, Expiration Date: 01/06/2019, Cancellation Date: 02/28/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • TENNESSEE, State Hwy 336 (Lat: 40.413667 Lon: -90.979472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 102.4 m, Call Sign: WQNN918
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 04/05/2011, Expiration Date: 04/05/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2013, Certifier: Craig FreemanRegistrant: Herman & Whiteaker, LLC, 3204 Tower Oaks Blvd, Suite 180, Rockville, MD 20852, Phone: (202) 600-7274, Fax: (202) 706-6056, Email:
  • TENNESSEE, 7536 East 50th Street (Lat: 40.393417 Lon: -90.898500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.3 m, Call Sign: WQPS834
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 08/07/2012, Expiration Date: 08/07/2022, Certifier: Christopher PickardRegistrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 937-0201, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N9SQR, Grant Date: 03/09/1993, Expiration Date: 03/09/2003, Cancellation Date: 03/10/2005, Registrant: Stepehn F Zdebski, Box 13 Rr 1, Tennessee, IL 62374
  • Call Sign: KC9AEL, Licensee ID: L00391991, Grant Date: 07/15/2011, Expiration Date: 08/21/2021, Certifier: Jay D Lutz, Registrant: Jay D Lutz, 2960 E County Rd 1500, Tennessee, IL 62374

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 24503 , Serial Number: 3222, Year manufactured: 1939, Airworthiness Date: 04/27/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Danny L Bartlett, 705 N 750th Rd, Tennessee, IL 62374

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (25%)

Tennessee compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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