Towanda, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 481 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.4%
 
Males: 257  (53.6%)
Females: 224  (46.4%)
Median resident age:  43.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61776.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,217 (it was $41,705 in 2000)
Towanda:

$61,217
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,349 (it was $18,702 in 2000)

Towanda village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $116,146 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Towanda:

$116,146
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $177,351; Detached houses: $186,077; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,364; In 2-unit structures: $196,146; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $61,771; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $136,087; Mobile homes: $17,029

Median gross rent in 2013: $661.

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  • Races in Towanda, IL (2010)

    Towanda races chart
    • 47198.1%White alone
    • 51.0%Two or more races
    • 30.6%Hispanic
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Towanda: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.5%), United States (17.2%), Irish (14.2%), English (8.7%), Italian (5.7%), Polish (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/05/1875

Elevation: 776 feet

Land area: 0.70 square miles.

Population density: 692 people per square mile   (low).

Towanda,IL real estate house value index trend

Towanda, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Towanda:

  • High school or higher: 88.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Towanda village:

  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,463 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,577 (2.4%)

Towanda satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (7.5 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (108.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hudson, IL (2.3 miles ), Normal, IL (2.4 miles ), Bloomington, IL (2.7 miles ), Lexington, IL (2.8 miles ), Kappa, IL (3.1 miles) , Cooksville, IL (3.1 miles ), Twin Grove, IL (3.3 miles ), Downs, IL (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $131,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $50,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.56 N, Longitude: 88.90 W

Area code: 309

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

4.3%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -52 (-9.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Towanda, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Towanda, Illinois average temperatures Towanda, Illinois average precipitation Towanda, Illinois humidity Towanda, Illinois wind speed Towanda, Illinois snowfall Towanda, Illinois sunshine Towanda, Illinois clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Towanda-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the Towanda village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 tornado 20.6 miles away from the village center injured 3 people.

Earthquake activity:

Towanda-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 83% 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 155.8 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 132.1 miles away from Towanda 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 188.1 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 155.0 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 143.0 miles away from Towanda center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 61.9 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 McLean County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Towanda topographic map

Birthplace of: Bonnie Lou - Rock singer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Towanda:

  • OSF HOME HEALTH-EASTERN REGION (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • BROMENN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • MCLEAN COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • HEARTLAND OF NORMAL (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • EASTLAND MEDICAL PLAZA SURGICENTER (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)
  • FMC - CENTRAL IL. BLOOMINGTON PD (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-NORMAL (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NORMAL, IL)

Amtrak station near Towanda:

  • 6 miles: BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (NORMAL, 100 E. PARKINSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Towanda:

  • Illinois State University (about 7 miles; Normal, IL; Full-time enrollment: 18,804)
  • Heartland Community College (about 7 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 7 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois Central College (about 35 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Bradley University (about 39 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Parkland College (about 44 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 7,326)
  • Richland Community College (about 48 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)

Public elementary/middle school in Towanda:

See full list of schools located in Towanda

Library in Towanda:

  • TOWANDA DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $102,838; Location: 301 SOUTH TAYLOR STREET; 17,513 books; 1,281 audio materials; 1,453 video materials; 3 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 55 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Towanda Fire Department and Ambulance (A). Display/hide its location on the map

McLean County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 67.0. This is about average.

City:

67.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.14. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.14
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.4%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  64.1%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.7%
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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Towanda village (based on McLean County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,23893
Mainline Protestant22,80356
Catholic15,21510
Other8,58016
Black Protestant8805
Orthodox581
None87,798-
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: 29
McLean County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
McLean County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
McLean County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 124
Here:

7.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McLean County:

26.9%
Illinois:

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

13.7%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.2%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Towanda:

44.9%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Towanda:

8.5%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Towanda:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.8%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Towanda:

55.3%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Towanda:

78.1%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Towanda, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$760
Other Government Administration 0$0 11$6,791
Streets and Highways 1$2,570$30,8400$0
Totals for Government 1$2,570$30,84012$7,551

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $100,000 ($207.90)
    Water Utilities: $77,000 ($160.08)
    Central Staff Services: $64,000 ($133.06)
    General - Other: $29,000 ($60.29)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($39.50)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($35.34)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $82,000 ($170.48)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($10.40)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $35,000 ($72.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $57,000 ($118.50)
    Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($29.11)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $85,000 ($176.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $65,000 ($135.14)
    Highways: $15,000 ($31.19)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($12.47)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $44,000 ($91.48)
    Property: $42,000 ($87.32)
    NEC: $1,000 ($2.08)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $85,000 ($176.72)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $70,000 ($145.53)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($31.19)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $345,000 ($717.26)

5.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,466 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($142 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  0.49% ($31,974 average AGI)
from Champaign County, IL  0.24% ($35,276)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.24% ($38,901)


6.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,053 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($479 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.08%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  0.61% ($29,982 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.24% ($44,740)
to Champaign County, IL  0.19% ($31,689)

Strongest AM radio stations in Towanda:

  • WJBC (1230 AM; 1 kW; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Towanda:

  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; LEXINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING, LLC)
  • W255AI (98.9 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • W264AG (100.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGLT (89.1 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WTRX-FM (93.7 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WYST (107.7 FM; FAIRBURY, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WWHP (98.3 FM; FARMER CITY, IL; Owner: WMS1, INC.)
  • WESN (88.1 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WRVP (98.5 FM; EUREKA, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Towanda:

  • W51CT (Channel 51; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • W52BR (Channel 52; CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Towanda fatal accident list:

Jul 20, 2003 04:05 PM, Sr-166, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 2
Nov 2, 1996 10:30 AM, Madison, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 1,750Total average daily traffic
  • 84Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,985Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Towanda)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Old Rt 66 S Edge (Lat: 40.557250 Lon: -88.910917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPFZ648
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0200 MHz, 47.1000 MHzGrant Date: 09/04/2004, Expiration Date: 11/09/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2014Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S 7th St - Csb Ste 201-N, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Fax: (217) 782-9920, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Towanda, 18495 E 2000 N Rd (Lat: 40.575583 Lon: -88.916722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125 m, Call Sign: WPNC426, Licensee ID: L00012170
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHz, 6665.00 MHz, 6565.00 MHz, 6615.00 MHz, 6705.00 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHzGrant Date: 02/09/2012, Expiration Date: 12/02/2021Registrant: Commonwealth Edison Company
  • TOWAND, W Adams St & S Jefferson St (Lat: 40.563611 Lon: -88.898444), Type: Silo, Structure height: 35.1 m, Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WQQX780
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz... (+13 more)Grant Date: 03/21/2013, Expiration Date: 03/21/2023, Certifier: Luke PackRegistrant: Essex Telcom Dba T6 Broadband, 1890 Chrysler Dr, Belvidere, IL 61008, Phone: (815) 544-1168, Fax: (815) 380-6512, Email:
  • ATC-MILLER, Rrt. 1 Box 350 (Miller Property #50890) (Lat: 40.597222 Lon: -88.860306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WQRF220
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/30/2013, Expiration Date: 04/30/2023, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Towanda)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 313AC , Serial Number: 28-7816013, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 08/11/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Aerocraft Inc Of Bloomington, 27 Candle Ridge Rd, Towanda, IL 61776
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/24/2005
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3916R , Serial Number: 17255416, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 11/11/1966
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Bradley J Boss, 21195 E 1750 North Rd, Towanda, IL 61776, Other Owners: Brock A Boss
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 414A (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 198 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 789UP , Serial Number: 414A0495, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 10/02/1986
    Registrant (Corporation): Make It Happen Aviation LLC, 10 Fox Creek Rd, Towanda, IL 61776

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$160,2404$169,405
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0051.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Towanda

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Towanda, IL
Most common first names in Towanda, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John869.3 years
William875.8 years
Mary784.8 years
Charles678.3 years
Paul674.2 years
George576.8 years
Robert479.0 years
James475.5 years
Herbert478.8 years
Roy376.7 years
Most common last names in Towanda, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller562.1 years
Mounce574.2 years
Sutter575.2 years
Anderson470.0 years
Boyd470.8 years
Larkin486.2 years
Hirst473.2 years
Howard478.0 years
Michael487.2 years
Moore476.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (98%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Towanda compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.