Tilden, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 895 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.9%
 
Males: 439  (49.1%)
Females: 456  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

46.9 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 62292.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,697 (it was $34,115 in 2000)
Tilden:

$38,697
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,608 (it was $14,738 in 2000)

Tilden village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $64,339 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Tilden:

$64,339
IL:

$195,300

Median gross rent in 2017: $676.

March 2019 cost of living index in Tilden: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.0%
(17.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Tilden, IL (2010)
    • 92198.6%White alone
    • 50.5%American Indian alone
    • 40.4%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Tilden, Illinois as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tilden is 127 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 4 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Illinois average:

2.76
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Ancestries: German (37.8%), American (13.3%), Irish (11.4%), English (7.7%), Polish (5.3%), Dutch West Indian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/30/1923

Elevation: 522 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 927 people per square mile   (low).

Tilden, Illinois map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $750 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,173 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Louis, MO (41.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (272.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Marissa, IL (2.1 miles ),
Coulterville, IL (2.2 miles ),
Sparta, IL (2.4 miles ),
Darmstadt, IL (2.8 miles),
Lenzburg, IL (3.0 miles ),
Baldwin, IL (3.0 miles ),
Oakdale, IL (3.2 miles ),
St. Libory, IL (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 38.21 N, Longitude: 89.68 W

Area code: 618

Distribution of median household income in Tilden, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Tilden, IL in 2017
Tilden satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
Illinois:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+0.5%).
Most common industries in Tilden, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.4%)
  • Truck transportation (9.0%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (15.5%)
  • Truck transportation (15.0%)
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.3%)
  • Educational services (11.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (5.7%)
  • Food (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Tilden, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (13.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)

Average climate in Tilden, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Tilden, Illinois average temperatures Tilden, Illinois average precipitation Tilden, Illinois humidity Tilden, Illinois wind speed Tilden, Illinois snowfall Tilden, Illinois sunshine Tilden, Illinois clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.0. This is about average.

City:

69.0
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 1.19. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.19
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.95
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Tilden-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/18/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.3 miles away from the Tilden village center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 2/24/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 36 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tilden-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 74% 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 98.9 miles away from Tilden 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 72.8 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 106.0 miles away from Tilden 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 104.8 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 114.3 miles away from Tilden 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 101.3 miles away from Tilden 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 Randolph County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tilden topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Tilden:

  • SPARTA TERRACE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SPARTA, IL)
  • SPARTA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; SPARTA, IL)
  • RANDOLPH COUNTY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SPARTA, IL)
  • COULTERVILLE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; COULTERVILLE, IL)
  • NEW ATHENS HOME FOR THE AGED (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; NEW ATHENS, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tilden:

  • Southwestern Illinois College (about 25 miles; Belleville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,085)
  • McKendree University (about 29 miles; Lebanon, IL; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • Kaskaskia College (about 36 miles; Centralia, IL; FT enrollment: 3,867)
  • Saint Louis Community College (about 40 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 18,019)
  • Saint Louis University (about 42 miles; Saint Louis, MO; FT enrollment: 11,606)
  • Rend Lake College (about 42 miles; Ina, IL; FT enrollment: 2,778)
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale (about 43 miles; Carbondale, IL; FT enrollment: 14,539)

Public school in Tilden:

  • PERANDOE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM (Location: 540 PINE ST)

Library in Tilden:

  • TILDEN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $6,364; Location: 540 PINE STREET; 15,217 books; 15 audio materials; 99 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 16 state licensed databases; 3 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • We have other churches in Tilden also: Tilden Presbyterian Church, United Methodist Church, First Baptist Church

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Tilden: Tilden Elevator (A), Tilden Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Tilden: Tilden Church of the Nazarene (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Tilden City Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Randolph County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.4 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

65.0%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

9.2%
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: 0.5% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Tilden:

Marital status in Tilden, IL
  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

For population 25 years and over in Tilden:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tilden, IL (based on Randolph County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,74137
Catholic7,38110
Mainline Protestant4,35223
Black Protestant7073
Other2223
None11,073-
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: 8
Here:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Randolph County:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Here:

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Randolph County:

8.5%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Randolph County:

27.3%
State:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.7%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.6%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.7%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Tilden:

30.0
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tilden:

21.0%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Tilden:

20.5%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tilden:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.5%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

51.7%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Tilden:

82.4%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tilden, IL Residents
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
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,040$36,4802$138
Other Government Administration 1$2,568$30,8167$339
Financial Administration 1$2,409$28,9080$0
Water Supply 1$2,569$30,8280$0
Sewerage 1$2,569$30,8280$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$56
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$13,155$31,57210$533

Tilden government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $150,000 ($167.60)
    Water Utilities: $148,000 ($165.36)
    General - Other: $130,000 ($145.25)
    Police Protection: $76,000 ($84.92)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($62.57)
    Regular Highways: $38,000 ($42.46)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $9,000 ($10.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($11.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $26,000 ($29.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $204,000 ($227.93)

Tilden government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $54,000 ($60.34)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $96,000 ($107.26)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($3.35)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($3.35)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $179,000 ($200.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $113,000 ($126.26)
    Highways: $23,000 ($25.70)
    Other: $21,000 ($23.46)
  • Tax - Property: $53,000 ($59.22)
    Other Selective Sales: $43,000 ($48.04)
    Other License: $3,000 ($3.35)

Tilden government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $195,000 ($217.88)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $192,000 ($214.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000 ($3.35)

Tilden government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $255,000 ($284.92)

3.94% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($37,407 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.94%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from St. Clair County, IL  0.79% ($42,121 average AGI)
from Perry County, IL  0.47% ($34,709)
from Monroe County, IL  0.46% ($49,226)


4.79% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,839 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to St. Clair County, IL  0.79% ($32,935 average AGI)
to Monroe County, IL  0.51% ($124,550)
to Jackson County, IL  0.39% ($31,022)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tilden:

  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • WHCO (1230 AM; 1 kW; SPARTA, IL; Owner: HIRSCH COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING CO.)
  • WILY (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTRS-AM LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: WMUZ RADIO, INC.)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 5 kW; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: WITHERS BROADCASTING CO OF ILLINOIS)
  • WRTH (1430 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5 kW; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: NEW HORIZON 7TH-DAY CHRISTIAN CHURCH, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tilden:

  • WNSV (104.7 FM; NASHVILLE, IL; Owner: DANA R. WITHERS)
  • KPNT (105.7 FM; ST. GENEVIEVE, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCIL-FM (101.5 FM; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: LYLE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; CRESTWOOD, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; CLAYTON, MO; Owner: THE LUTHERAN CHURCH-MISSOURI SYNOD)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSM (106.5 FM; GRANITE CITY, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; EDWARDSVILLE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, S. ILLINOIS UNIV.)
  • WCXO (96.7 FM; CARLYLE, IL; Owner: CLINTON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: THE CURATORS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXAN (103.9 FM; AVA, IL; Owner: HAROLD L. LAWDER)
  • WDLJ (97.5 FM; BREESE, IL; Owner: KM RADIO OF BREESE, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Tilden:

  • WPXS (Channel 13; MT. VERNON, IL; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)
  • WSIU-TV (Channel 8; CARBONDALE, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • KSDK (Channel 5; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: MULTIMEDIA KSDK, INC.)
  • KETC (Channel 9; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: ST. LOUIS REGIONAL & EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV COMMISSION)
  • KPLR-TV (Channel 11; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KPLR, INC.)
  • KTVI (Channel 2; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KTVI LICENSE, INC.)
  • KMOV (Channel 4; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KMOV-TV, INC.)
  • KFVS-TV (Channel 12; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: KDNL LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K40FF (Channel 40; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: EBC ST. LOUIS, INC.)

Tilden fatal accident list:

Oct 6, 2013 08:59 PM, Sr-13 (Butler Ave), Lat: 38.211450, Lon: -89.685792, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 18, 1986 01:15 AM, 13, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 62ft / 19.1mTotal length
  • 7,725Total average daily traffic
  • 772Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,237Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Tilden)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Marissa Mine Approx 1.66 Mi N (Lat: 38.240611 Lon: -89.674806), Call Sign: KAT358,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.490 MHz, Grant Date: 06/01/1999, Expiration Date: 06/01/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/26/2002, Registrant: Peabody Coal Company, Henderson, KY 42420-1990
  • Approx 500 N Of Hwy 13 (Lat: 38.212833 Lon: -89.682306), Call Sign: KNCC663, Licensee ID: L00023592,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.915 MHz, Grant Date: 09/24/1997, Expiration Date: 09/24/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003, Registrant: Tilden Elevator Inc, Tilden, IL 62292

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, 1 Mi N Of Clarmin At Gas Compressor Station (Lat: 38.233639 Lon: -89.703139), Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WNEO778,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2134.80 MHz, Grant Date: 08/06/1996, Expiration Date: 08/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 12/22/1999, Phone: (217) 424-6773

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB9DCO, Licensee ID: L01452844, Grant Date: 01/30/2019, Expiration Date: 03/15/2029, Certifier: Leonard E Mines, Registrant: Leonard E Mines, Tilden, IL 62292
  • Call Sign: N9SBN, Licensee ID: L00624882, Grant Date: 03/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/05/2023, Certifier: Dan S Surdyk, Registrant: Dan S Surdyk, 841 S Maple, Tilden, IL 62292
  • Call Sign: KC9AUN, Licensee ID: L00437652, Grant Date: 09/27/2011, Expiration Date: 12/20/2021, Certifier: Donald E Etling, Registrant: Donald E Etling, 220 Wilson Ave, Tilden, IL 62292
  • Call Sign: KC9LIY, Licensee ID: L01268113, Grant Date: 04/11/2007, Expiration Date: 04/11/2017, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2019, Certifier: Zackary A Dickerson, Registrant: Zachary A Dickerson, 130 N Centre St Po Box 251, Tilden, IL 62292
  • Call Sign: KC9YJA, Licensee ID: L01767693, Grant Date: 02/21/2013, Expiration Date: 02/21/2023, Certifier: Ernest L Ford, Registrant: Ernest L Ford, 427 South St, Tilden, IL 62292
  • Call Sign: KC9YJB, Licensee ID: L01767694, Grant Date: 02/21/2013, Expiration Date: 02/21/2023, Certifier: Ford C Wyatt, Registrant: Ford C Wyatt, 427 South St, Tilden, IL 62292

Most common first names in Tilden, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1179.0 years
William1174.3 years
John1174.9 years
Charles1077.2 years
James1069.8 years
George876.7 years
Robert666.7 years
Edward577.2 years
Albert469.8 years
Anna482.5 years
Most common last names in Tilden, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Owens778.1 years
Terry761.0 years
Jones680.0 years
White680.0 years
Dufour576.2 years
Dorf568.8 years
Downen563.4 years
Fulton572.6 years
Pflasterer570.8 years
Rody572.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tilden, IL
  • 68.0%Utility gas
  • 30.0%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tilden, IL
  • 58.7%Utility gas
  • 37.6%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%No fuel used


Tilden 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 below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2020.