Tilton, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 2,584 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.2%
Males: 1,197  (46.3%)
Females: 1,387  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

45.3 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61833.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,394 (it was $31,810 in 2000)
Tilton:

$38,394
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,803 (it was $16,276 in 2000)

Tilton village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $66,200 (it was $47,800 in 2000)
Tilton:

$66,200
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $103,689; detached houses: $106,312; townhouses or other attached units: $117,762; in 2-unit structures: $167,325; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,910; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $98,765; mobile homes: $42,793

Median gross rent in 2017: $696.

March 2019 cost of living index in Tilton: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.7%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 63.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Tilton, IL (2010)
    • 2,62396.3%White alone
    • 562.1%Hispanic
    • 331.2%Two or more races
    • 60.2%Black alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.07%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Tilton, Illinois as of February 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tilton is 526 to 1.


Crime rates in Tilton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(104.2)
1
(35.1)
3
(106.1)
2
(71.5)
2
(72.0)
2
(66.5)
4
(146.4)
3
(110.3)
4
(150.7)
3
(114.1)
1
(38.4)
2
(78.1)
4
(155.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(69.4)
1
(35.1)
1
(35.4)
1
(35.7)
0
(0.0)
5
(166.2)
4
(146.4)
2
(73.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.0)
4
(155.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(69.4)
5
(175.6)
5
(176.9)
4
(142.9)
4
(143.9)
4
(133.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(220.6)
4
(150.7)
7
(266.3)
9
(345.2)
6
(234.2)
9
(350.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
16
(555.6)
14
(491.7)
14
(495.2)
9
(321.5)
9
(323.9)
16
(531.9)
25
(915.1)
19
(698.5)
16
(602.9)
9
(342.3)
19
(728.8)
13
(507.4)
11
(428.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
45
(1,563)
33
(1,159)
27
(955.1)
33
(1,179)
47
(1,691)
34
(1,130)
40
(1,464)
32
(1,176)
42
(1,583)
32
(1,217)
34
(1,304)
61
(2,381)
45
(1,754)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(70.2)
2
(70.7)
3
(107.2)
3
(108.0)
4
(133.0)
1
(36.6)
4
(147.1)
4
(150.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(76.7)
2
(78.1)
2
(78.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(34.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.4)
1
(35.7)
0
(0.0)
5
(166.2)
2
(73.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)219.4160.2209.4174.7185.3222.7286.6262.1268.3228.6209.1258.0348.1

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City-data.com crime index in Tilton, IL

Crime rate in Tilton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: American (44.0%), German (8.4%), Irish (4.7%), Greek (3.4%), English (3.3%), European (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/05/1884

Elevation: 648 feet

Land area: 3.10 square miles.

Population density: 834 people per square mile   (low).

Tilton, Illinois map

13 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.5%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,215 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $801 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Champaign, IL (32.8 miles , pop. 67,518).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (82.0 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (120.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Belgium, IL (1.5 miles ),
Danville, IL (1.8 miles ),
Westville, IL (1.9 miles ),
Catlin, IL (2.0 miles ),
Oakwood, IL (2.7 miles ),
Georgetown, IL (2.9 miles ),
State Line City, IN (3.0 miles),
Fairmount, IL (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 40.10 N, Longitude: 87.64 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 217

Distribution of median household income in Tilton, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Tilton, IL in 2017
Tilton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $49,800
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2017: 8 buildings, average cost: $175,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Tilton, IL residents
Average permit cost in Tilton, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.3%
Illinois:

4.5%
Historical population in Tilton, IL
Historical housing units in Tilton, IL
Most common industries in Tilton, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.3%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.6%)
  • Machinery (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.0%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Tilton, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Carpenters (5.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.3%)

Average climate in Tilton, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tilton, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Tilton-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the Tilton village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tilton-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 114.5 miles away from Tilton 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 89.2 miles away from the city 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 146.1 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 112.6 miles away from Tilton center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 106.8 miles away from Tilton center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 237.6 miles away from Tilton 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 Vermilion County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tilton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Tilton:

  • VERMILION MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • SCHULTZ HOUSE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • COLONIAL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • DANVILLE POLYCLINIC, LTD. (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • PROVENA HOME CARE DANVILLE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • PRESENCE UNITED SAMARITANS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)
  • PROVENA HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; DANVILLE, IL)

Amtrak station near Tilton:

  • 2 miles: DANVILLE (MC DONALD'S, GILBERT ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tilton:

  • Danville Area Community College (about 4 miles; Danville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,229)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 32 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Parkland College (about 35 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Purdue University-Main Campus (about 45 miles; West Lafayette, IN; FT enrollment: 38,271)
  • Indiana State University (about 46 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (about 46 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 52 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Tilton: Tilton Fire and Rescue Station 1 (A), Lynch Fire Protection District 14th Street Station (B), Tilton Energy Center (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tilton include: Calvary Baptist Church (A), Central Park Church of Christ (B), Central Park United Methodist Church (C), First Congregational Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Tilton: Central Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Bert Graham - Baseball player, Russ Meers - Major League Baseball pitcher.

Vermilion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.2 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

59.0%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

8.1%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Tilton (2011 data):

  • Old National Bank: Tilton Facility at 1628 Georgetown Road, branch established on 1983/11/28. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $8,467.9 mil, Deposits: $6,653.1 mil, headquarters in Evansville, IN, positive income, 195 total offices, Holding Company: Old National Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Tilton:

Marital status in Tilton, IL
  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

For population 25 years and over in Tilton:

  • High school or higher: 90.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.4
Illinois average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Tilton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tilton, IL (based on Vermilion County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,20082
Mainline Protestant7,81742
Catholic3,8045
Black Protestant1,2858
Other5685
None50,951-
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: 16
Vermilion County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Vermilion County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Vermilion County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
Vermilion County:

6.41 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Vermilion County:

28.1%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.8%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

53.3%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Tilton:

51.9%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Tilton:

29.0
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.4%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.9%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tilton:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Tilton:

37.1%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

59.0%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.8%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tilton, 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 4$12,899$38,6978$2,436
Streets and Highways 4$9,965$29,8950$0
Financial Administration 1$3,467$41,6040$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,120$49,4407$1,382
Parks and Recreation 1$2,928$35,1361$663
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 2$400
Health 0$0 19$6,160
Firefighters 0$0 25$423
Totals for Government 11$33,379$36,41362$11,464

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $947,000 ($366.49)
    General - Other: $39,000 ($15.09)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($3.48)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $829,000 ($320.82)
    Regular Highways: $596,000 ($230.65)
    Police Protection: $266,000 ($102.94)
    General - Other: $103,000 ($39.86)
    Local Fire Protection: $68,000 ($26.32)
    Sewerage: $48,000 ($18.58)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $185,000 ($71.59)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $29,000 ($11.22)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($10.84)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($4.26)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $571,000 ($220.98)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $160,000 ($61.92)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $369,000 ($142.80)
    Interest Earnings: $185,000 ($71.59)
    General Revenue - Other: $38,000 ($14.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,288,000 ($498.45)
    Highways: $910,000 ($352.17)
  • Tax - Property: $367,000 ($142.03)
    Public Utilities Sales: $235,000 ($90.94)
    Other License: $33,000 ($12.77)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,616,000 ($1399.38)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,364,000 ($1301.86)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $252,000 ($97.52)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $536,000 ($207.43)

3.62% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,122 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.62%
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 Champaign County, IL  0.71% ($42,804 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.40% ($24,825)
from Iroquois County, IL  0.11% ($35,097)


4.55% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,084 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
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 Champaign County, IL  0.86% ($42,775 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.29% ($24,583)
to Fountain County, IN  0.17% ($43,959)
Businesses in Tilton, IL
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Circle K1
Burger King1Toyota1
Chevrolet1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Tilton:

  • WITY (980 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: VERMILION BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDAN (1490 AM; 1 kW; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBAA (920 AM; 5 kW; WEST LAFAYETTE, IN; Owner: PURDUE UNIVERSITY)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tilton:

  • WDNL (102.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • W293AF (106.5 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: TRUSTEES OF UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS)
  • WXLS (99.1 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: I.A.I. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRHK (94.9 FM; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: NEUHOFF BROADCASTING - DANVILLE, INC)
  • WGNJ (89.3 FM; ST. JOSEPH, IL; Owner: GOOD NEWS RADIO, INC.)
  • WKZS (103.1 FM; COVINGTON, IN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD BROADCASTING , INC., OF IN.)
  • WFOF (90.3 FM; COVINGTON, IN; Owner: DOXA, INCORP.)
  • WSKL (92.9 FM; VEEDERSBURG, IN; Owner: ZONA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBGL (91.7 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE,INC)
  • WKIO (92.5 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WIXY (100.3 FM; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WEVX (95.3 FM; RANTOUL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • W216BB (91.1 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, IN; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tilton:

  • W31BX (Channel 31; DANVILLE, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WCCU (Channel 27; URBANA, IL; Owner: URBANA-CHAMPAIGN BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W58DA (Channel 58; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Tilton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Tilton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 41Number of bridges
  • 282ft / 85.7mTotal length
  • $264,000Total costs
  • 253,275Total average daily traffic
  • 54,811Total average daily truck traffic
  • 152,852Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Tilton, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 11930-1939
  • 261960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Tilton, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Tilton)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 200 W Of Jct Of H St & N&w Tracks (Lat: 40.098083 Lon: -87.648361), Call Sign: KZZ850, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.440 MHz, Grant Date: 01/22/1998, Expiration Date: 03/30/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/27/2001, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 99 Spring St., Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30303, Phone: (404) 529-1254, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • MOBILE L-3, Lat: 40.098139 Lon: -87.649111, Call Sign: WNGV326, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.440 MHz, 161.250 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2011, Expiration Date: 09/05/2021, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • End Of H St At Railroad (Lat: 40.098361 Lon: -87.649194), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WNYD953, Licensee ID: L00008014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.250 MHz, Grant Date: 12/15/2001, Expiration Date: 01/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2003, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 99 Spring St., Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30303, Phone: (404) 529-1254, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Elevated Water Storage Tank, 506 W. Ross Lane (Lat: 40.084361 Lon: -87.644139), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41 m, Call Sign: WQJN631,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.775 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/2018, Expiration Date: 11/10/2028, Certifier: David Cronk, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Danville, 8 Southgate Drive (Lat: 40.095028 Lon: -87.630278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 97.5 m, Overall height: 106.4 m, Call Sign: WQNR926,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.806 MHz, 952.806 MHz, 932.256 MHz, 941.256 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/2011, Expiration Date: 05/03/2021, Certifier: Richard A Hamilton, Registrant: Ameren Services Co., 1901 Chouteau Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63166-6149, Phone: (314) 554-3545, Fax: (314) 554-4242, Email:
  • TILTON, 1606 Georgetown Rd. (Lat: 40.097500 Lon: -87.636306), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 57.6 m, Overall height: 58.8 m, Call Sign: WQVL342,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/17/2015, Expiration Date: 03/17/2025, Cancellation Date: 08/24/2017, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • Tilton, .5 M At 203' From Int Of H & 5th Sts (Lat: 40.094750 Lon: -87.655278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 69.1 m, Overall height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: WAZ553,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2013, Expiration Date: 02/09/2023, Certifier: James D Roberts, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne - Box 110, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6244, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tilton)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$42,8803$38,2336$51,5252$20,6201$289,2102$24,9901$9,830
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$33,0501$45,8804$52,0251$42,6000$01$15,8400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$57,3500$00$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$51,6200$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0107.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$33,320
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0107.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tilton, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tilton, IL - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 23
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Fire incident types in Tilton, IL

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tilton, IL
Most common first names in Tilton, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1469.7 years
William1371.2 years
James1276.2 years
Mary1273.2 years
John1175.5 years
Charles869.6 years
Helen778.7 years
Donald675.7 years
Jack575.4 years
Dorothy580.2 years
Most common last names in Tilton, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson867.5 years
White675.5 years
Thomas572.8 years
Wright582.2 years
Campbell469.7 years
Miller469.2 years
Smith471.2 years
Jones379.0 years
Ford373.3 years
Edgington389.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tilton, IL
  • 78.4%Utility gas
  • 19.9%Electricity
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tilton, IL
  • 54.4%Utility gas
  • 45.6%Electricity


Tilton 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age 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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