Tower Hill, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 588 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.4%
 
Males: 264  (45.0%)
Females: 324  (55.0%)
Median resident age:

32.6 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 62571.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,560 (it was $30,909 in 2000)
Tower Hill:

$49,560
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,531 (it was $14,208 in 2000)

Tower Hill village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $52,276 (it was $32,200 in 2000)
Tower Hill:

$52,276
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $54,709; detached houses: $67,354; mobile homes: $21,586

Median gross rent in 2017: $613.

March 2019 cost of living index in Tower Hill: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.5%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Tower Hill, IL (2010)
    • 59697.5%White alone
    • 50.8%Black alone
    • 50.8%Two or more races
    • 20.3%Hispanic
    • 10.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Tower Hill, Illinois as of January 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tower Hill is 596 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (48.0%), German (24.7%), Scotch-Irish (5.3%), English (4.0%), Greek (4.0%), European (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/04/1872

Elevation: 658 feet

Land area: 1.00 square miles.

Population density: 586 people per square mile   (low).

Tower Hill, Illinois map

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.4%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $797 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $321 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, IL (32.2 miles , pop. 81,860).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (86.7 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (182.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Pana, IL (2.5 miles ),
Westervelt, IL (2.9 miles),
Shelbyville, IL (2.9 miles ),
Assumption, IL (3.2 miles ),
Oconee, IL (3.2 miles ),
Cowden, IL (3.3 miles ),
Herrick, IL (3.4 miles ),
Ohlman, IL (3.8 miles)

Latitude: 39.39 N, Longitude: 88.96 W

Area code: 217

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

5.0%
Illinois:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+1.2%).
Most common industries in Tower Hill, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Paper (13.4%)
  • Health care (12.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Machinery (6.1%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Paper (11.1%)
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (8.5%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.9%)
  • Machinery (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Paper (16.1%)
  • Health care (16.1%)
  • Social assistance (11.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.5%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Machinery (7.3%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
Most common occupations in Tower Hill, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (16.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.5%)
  • Cashiers (6.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Child care workers (4.8%)

Average climate in Tower Hill, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tower Hill-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 29.9 miles away from the Tower Hill village center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/21/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 56 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tower Hill-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 77% 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 86.7 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 69.7 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 115.9 miles away from Tower Hill 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 86.9 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 72.0 miles away from Tower Hill 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 156.6 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 Shelby County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Tower Hill:

  • PARK PLACE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; PANA, IL)
  • PRAIRIE ROSE HEALTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; PANA, IL)
  • SHELBYVILLE COMMUNITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SHELBYVILLE, IL)
  • SHELBY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; SHELBYVILLE, IL)
  • SHELBYVILLE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SHELBYVILLE, IL)
  • RESERVOIR MANOR (Hospital, about 10 miles away; SHELBYVILLE, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tower Hill:

  • Lake Land College (about 32 miles; Mattoon, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,499)
  • Millikin University (about 32 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)
  • Richland Community College (about 35 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Lincoln Land Community College (about 42 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 5,460)
  • University of Illinois at Springfield (about 43 miles; Springfield, IL; FT enrollment: 3,748)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 43 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)
  • Kaskaskia College (about 59 miles; Centralia, IL; FT enrollment: 3,867)
See full list of schools located in Tower Hill

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Tower Hill Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Tower Hill include: Tower Hill Christian Church (A), Tower Hill United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Shelby County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Tower Hill and their reported violations in the past:

KINGDOM HALL OF JEHOVAHS WIT (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-08-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-10-2006), St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUL-12-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Tower Hill that have no violations reported:

  • KNOBS BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 70, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST PAULS UCC (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.6 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

73.4%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

9.0%
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: 0.9% of all households

Banks with branches in Tower Hill (2011 data):

  • Peoples Bank & Trust: Tower Hill Branch at Route 16 And Seneca Road, branch established on 1988/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $297.5 mil, Deposits: $246.8 mil, headquarters in Pana, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: People First Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Tower Hill:

Marital status in Tower Hill, IL
  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 60.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

For population 25 years and over in Tower Hill:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tower Hill, IL (based on Shelby County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,21641
Mainline Protestant2,71320
Catholic2,6353
Other122
None10,787-
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: 5
Shelby County:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Here:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Shelby County:

7.83 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

9.3%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Shelby County:

26.6%
Illinois:

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

8.9%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Tower Hill:

43.3%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

38.2%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.3
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tower Hill:

31.1%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Tower Hill:

15.0%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.6%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Tower Hill:

47.9%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.6%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tower Hill, 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
Sewerage 2$2,708$16,2480$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,093$37,1160$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 3$5,801$23,2040$0

Tower Hill government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $143,000 ($243.20)
    Water Utilities: $50,000 ($85.03)
    Sewerage: $47,000 ($79.93)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($22.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($17.01)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $14,000 ($23.81)
    Water Utilities: $9,000 ($15.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $81,000 ($137.76)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.70)

Tower Hill government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $74,000 ($125.85)
    Other: $1,000 ($1.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $8,000 ($13.61)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $80,000 ($136.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $59,000 ($100.34)
    Highways: $15,000 ($25.51)
    Other: $3,000 ($5.10)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $37,000 ($62.93)
    Property: $37,000 ($62.93)
    Other License: $2,000 ($3.40)

Tower Hill government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $181,000 ($307.82)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $158,000 ($268.71)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,000 ($39.12)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $82,000 ($139.46)

5.77% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,831 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Christian County, IL  0.84% ($34,644 average AGI)
to Effingham County, IL  0.83% ($34,417)
to Macon County, IL  0.70% ($42,852)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tower Hill:

  • WINU (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SHELBYVILLE, IL)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBH (1170 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MATTOON, IL; Owner: MATTOON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WILY (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WIHM (1410 AM; 1 kW; TAYLORVILLE, IL; Owner: COVENANT NETWORK)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tower Hill:

  • WRAN (98.3 FM; TOWER HILL, IL; Owner: KASKASKIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEJT (105.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IL; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WDZQ (95.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTRH (93.3 FM; RAMSEY, IL; Owner: COUNTRYSIDE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJLY (88.3 FM; RAMSEY, IL; Owner: COUNTRYSIDE BROADCASTING)
  • WZNX (106.7 FM; SULLIVAN, IL; Owner: WSHY, INC.)
  • WTIM-FM (97.3 FM; TAYLORVILLE, IL; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WMKR (94.3 FM; PANA, IL; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZUS (100.9 FM; MACON, IL; Owner: THE CROMWELL GROUP, INC. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WXFM-FM (99.3 FM; MOUNT ZION, IL; Owner: TECHNICOM, INC.)
  • WCRC (95.7 FM; EFFINGHAM, IL; Owner: TWO PETAZ, INC.)
  • WXAJ (99.7 FM; HILLSBORO, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W242AE (96.3 FM; TAYLORVILLE, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • W205BC (88.9 FM; TAYLORVILLE, IL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYDS (93.1 FM; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WEJT, INC.)
  • WXEF (97.9 FM; EFFINGHAM, IL; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tower Hill:

  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • W29BG (Channel 29; DECATUR, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Tower Hill fatal accident list:

Apr 26, 2015 09:56 PM, Sr-16, Lat: 39.391144, Lon: -88.965089, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 102ft / 31.3mTotal length
  • $601,000Total costs
  • 14,085Total average daily traffic
  • 1,401Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,353Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Tower Hill, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Tower Hill, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Tower Hill)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Center Of (Lat: 39.386972 Lon: -88.959250), Call Sign: KNCC424,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.145 MHz, Grant Date: 12/03/2002, Expiration Date: 02/05/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2013, Registrant: Craig Antenna Service, Pana, IL 62557, Phone: (217) 562-4133, Fax: (217) 562-4134, Email:
  • 5 Mi S (Lat: 39.295861 Lon: -88.973417), Call Sign: KNFG742,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.085 MHz, Grant Date: 01/31/2012, Expiration Date: 04/16/2022, Registrant: Craig Antenna Service, Pana, IL 62557, Phone: (217) 562-4133, Fax: (217) 562-4134, Email:
  • Rfd 2.3 Mi N (Lat: 39.419194 Lon: -88.978694), Call Sign: WSJ231,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.085 MHz, Grant Date: 10/31/2014, Expiration Date: 09/12/2024, Registrant: Craig Antenna Service, Pana, IL 62557, Phone: (217) 562-4133, Fax: (217) 562-4134, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • 310B Tower Hill, IL, 2.5 Mi Nw (Lat: 39.434194 Lon: -88.981722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82 m, Overall height: 82.9 m, Call Sign: WPOL734, Licensee ID: L00135274,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 01/05/2000, Expiration Date: 01/05/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/13/2010, Certifier: Mary Mcdermott, Registrant: Pathnet, Inc. - Debtor In Possession, 1661 Gateway Blvd., Richardson, TX 75080, Phone: (972) 690-9933, Fax: (972) 231-0728
  • TOWER HILL, 2.5 Mi Nw (Lat: 39.434194 Lon: -88.981750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82 m, Overall height: 83 m, Call Sign: WPVV929, Licensee ID: L00896575,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/2012, Expiration Date: 09/17/2022, Certifier: Robert N Hedrick, Registrant: Kn Telecommunications, Inc.
  • Tower Hill N, Lat: 39.390000 Lon: -88.958056, Type: Tank, Structure height: 20.7 m, Call Sign: WQKA219,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 01/19/2019, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2019, Certifier: Theodore D Sigrist, Registrant: Rural Enterprises Inc., 2491 E 750 Ave, Farina, IL 62838, Phone: (618) 245-2434, Email:
  • Tower Hill S, Lat: 39.390000 Lon: -88.958056, Type: Tank, Structure height: 20.7 m, Call Sign: WQKA219,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 01/19/2019, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2019, Certifier: Theodore D Sigrist, Registrant: Rural Enterprises Inc., 2491 E 750 Ave, Farina, IL 62838, Phone: (618) 245-2434, Email:
  • STATION, 2.5 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 39.434194 Lon: -88.981722), Overall height: 83.2 m, Call Sign: KSC29,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/02/1996, Expiration Date: 12/19/2001, Cancellation Date: 08/05/1999, Phone: (630) 691-3854

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: K9WPK, Licensee ID: L00753774, Grant Date: 10/17/2013, Expiration Date: 01/04/2024, Certifier: James E Van Hooser, Registrant: James E Van Hooser, Tower Hill, IL 62571-0108
  • Call Sign: KB9UDE, Licensee ID: L00958802, Grant Date: 11/20/2018, Expiration Date: 02/15/2029, Certifier: John P Hippard, Registrant: John P Hippard, 1396 County Highway 16, Tower Hill, IL 62571
  • Call Sign: N9ULM, Licensee ID: L01016690, Grant Date: 05/13/2005, Expiration Date: 05/13/2015, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2017, Registrant: Orval W Miller, Rr 2 Box 179, Tower Hill, IL 62571
  • Call Sign: KC9DAA, Licensee ID: L00618343, Grant Date: 10/24/2012, Expiration Date: 01/06/2023, Certifier: Adam D Thull, Registrant: Adam D Thull, 915 County Highway 12, Tower Hill, IL 62571
  • Call Sign: KC9TJN, Licensee ID: L01605603, Grant Date: 11/30/2010, Expiration Date: 11/30/2020, Certifier: Todd J Stivers, Registrant: Todd J Stivers, Rr 1 Box 123, Tower Hill, IL 62571

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5131E , Serial Number: 17271726, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 10/30/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 10/05/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Barry D Brunken, 1657 N 800 East Rd, Tower Hill, IL 62571

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of fire incidents - 24 took place in 2007, and the least - 4 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Tower Hill, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (50.2%), and Outside Fires (35.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Tower Hill, IL
    • 11450.2%Structure Fires
    • 8135.7%Outside Fires
    • 2711.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 52.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tower Hill, IL
Most common first names in Tower Hill, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1280.2 years
Charles1282.1 years
James1174.4 years
George1173.8 years
William879.4 years
Robert772.6 years
Fred681.0 years
Clarence669.5 years
Arthur681.0 years
Mary679.8 years
Most common last names in Tower Hill, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Glick1483.4 years
Miller978.2 years
Blauth689.0 years
Hubner680.3 years
Foor673.8 years
Beck671.0 years
Smith680.0 years
Jones586.2 years
Mathias576.8 years
Mitchell575.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tower Hill, IL
  • 88.4%Utility gas
  • 9.3%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tower Hill, IL
  • 78.0%Utility gas
  • 17.1%Electricity
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Tower Hill compared to Illinois 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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