Viola, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 899 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.0%
 
Males: 465  (51.8%)
Females: 434  (48.2%)
Median resident age:

40.2 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61486.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $69,850 (it was $41,161 in 2000)
Viola:

$69,850
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,928 (it was $18,127 in 2000)

Viola village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $101,943 (it was $61,400 in 2000)
Viola:

$101,943
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $108,845; detached houses: $110,506; mobile homes: $17,160

Median gross rent in 2017: $534.

March 2019 cost of living index in Viola: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.7%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Viola, IL (2010)
    • 91295.5%White alone
    • 363.8%Hispanic
    • 60.6%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Viola, Illinois as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Viola is 283 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (33.5%), Irish (14.3%), American (9.5%), Swedish (9.5%), English (6.9%), Italian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/24/1901

Elevation: 795 feet

Land area: 0.83 square miles.

Population density: 1,087 people per square mile   (low).

Viola, Illinois map

21 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 0.6% Latin America).

This village:

2.3%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,628 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,356 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (23.5 miles , pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (143.1 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (156.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Matherville, IL (2.0 miles ),
Aledo, IL (2.9 miles ),
Sherrard, IL (3.0 miles ),
North Henderson, IL (3.1 miles),
Reynolds, IL (3.1 miles ),
Alexis, IL (3.1 miles ),
Alpha, IL (3.3 miles ),
Rio, IL (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 41.20 N, Longitude: 90.58 W

Area code: 309

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $100,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Viola, IL residents
Average permit cost in Viola, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.3%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Viola, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Machinery (6.0%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Truck transportation (4.9%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Machinery (10.8%)
  • Truck transportation (8.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.5%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.6%)
Most common occupations in Viola, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (17.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.4%)
  • Child care workers (6.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.8%)

Average climate in Viola, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.5. This is about average.

City:

73.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.202. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.202
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.00
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.503. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.503
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Viola-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/15/1978, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Viola village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/14/1974, a category F3 tornado 13.0 miles away from the village center injured 2 people.

Earthquake activity:

Viola-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 84% 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 238.2 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 218.2 miles away from Viola center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.3 miles away from Viola 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 268.0 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) earthquake occurred 238.2 miles away from Viola center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 223.8 miles away from Viola 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 Mercer County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Viola topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Viola:

  • SERENITY HOSPICE (1701 17TH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Viola:

  • ALEDO REHAB AND HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ALEDO, IL)
  • ALEDO KIDNEY CENTER, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ALEDO, IL)
  • DBA/MERCER COUNTY HOSPITAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ALEDO, IL)

Airports located in Viola:

Amtrak station near Viola:

  • 18 miles: MOLINE (QUAD CITY AIRPORT, 2200 69TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Viola:

  • Black Hawk College (about 21 miles; Moline, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,086)
  • Augustana College (about 21 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 22 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 24 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 25 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Southeastern Community College (about 41 miles; West Burlington, IA; FT enrollment: 2,251)
  • Ashford University (about 50 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)

Public elementary/middle school in Viola:

See full list of schools located in Viola

Library in Viola:

  • VIOLA PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $76,788; Location: 1705 FOURTEENTH STREET; 10,542 books; 546 audio materials; 760 video materials; 2 state licensed databases; 36 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Viola: Viola Public Library (A), Greene Township Fire Protection District Viola (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Viola include: First Apostolic Church (A), Saint Johns Church (B), Viola United Church (C), Viola United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Viola: Miles Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

  • MIDWEST FIBER PRODUCTS INC (Address: 2819 95TH AVENUE , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MORRISONS MARKET (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

69.2%
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: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Banks with branches in Viola (2011 data):

  • Union Federal Savings and Loan Association: Thirteenth St Branch at 1507 13th Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $122.1 mil, Deposits: $102.2 mil, headquarters in Kewanee, IL, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices
  • Farmers State Bank of Western Illinois: Viola Facility at 1803 13th St, branch established on 1949/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $123.8 mil, Deposits: $106.7 mil, headquarters in Alpha, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Alpha Banco, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Viola:

Marital status in Viola, IL
  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 57.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 4.3%

For population 25 years and over in Viola:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Illinois average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Viola, IL (based on Mercer County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,90621
Catholic1,5214
Evangelical Protestant96810
Other31
None9,036-
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: 4
Mercer County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Mercer County:

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Mercer County:

4.86 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Mercer County:

26.7%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mercer County:

14.9%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.2%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Viola:

50.4%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.5%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.7%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Viola:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.2%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

58.4%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Viola:

78.3%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Viola, 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$3,212$38,5441$1,100
Water Supply 1$3,882$46,5841$440
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 11$4,937
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$204
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 2$7,094$42,56414$6,681

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,005,000 ($1117.91)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $184,000 ($204.67)
    Regular Highways: $110,000 ($122.36)
    Financial Administration: $65,000 ($72.30)
    Police Protection: $58,000 ($64.52)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($7.79)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $6,000 ($6.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($13.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($1.11)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $129,000 ($143.49)

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

  • Charges - Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $6,000 ($6.67)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $19,000 ($21.13)
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,000 ($6.67)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($4.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $252,000 ($280.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $150,000 ($166.85)
    Highways: $28,000 ($31.15)
  • Tax - Property: $101,000 ($112.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $19,000 ($21.13)
    Other License: $5,000 ($5.56)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,448,000 ($1610.68)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,158,000 ($1288.10)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $290,000 ($322.58)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $751,000 ($835.37)

4.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,895 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
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 Rock Island County, IL  1.80% ($48,891 average AGI)
from Warren County, IL  0.44% ($42,483)
from Henry County, IL  0.41% ($48,778)

Strongest AM radio stations in Viola:

  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5 kW; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOC (1420 AM; 5 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KJOC (1170 AM; 1 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDLM (960 AM; 1 kW; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRAM (1330 AM; 1 kW; MONMOUTH, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Viola:

  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • WXLP (96.9 FM; MOLINE, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRMJ (102.3 FM; ALEDO, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBEA-FM (99.7 FM; MUSCATINE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAAG (94.9 FM; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: GALESBURG BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMOI (97.7 FM; MONMOUTH, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WKAY (105.3 FM; KNOXVILLE, IL; Owner: GALESBURG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDLM-FM (89.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WLSR (92.7 FM; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: GALESBURG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAXR (88.1 FM; GENESEO, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Viola:

  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • WQAD-TV (Channel 8; MOLINE, IL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WQPT-TV (Channel 24; MOLINE, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • K61HD (Channel 61; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K16EL (Channel 66; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KQIN (Channel 36; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • W50BY (Channel 50; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 34.8mTotal length
  • $66,000Total costs
  • 8,885Total average daily traffic
  • 1,259Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,735Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Viola, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Viola, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Viola)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • VIOLA, 2602 85th Avenue (Lat: 41.189722 Lon: -90.584639), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WPXL652,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6765.00 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2013, Expiration Date: 04/30/2023, Certifier: John E Rooney, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • VIOLA, 930 275th St (Lat: 41.200611 Lon: -90.558083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: WQJE856,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2008, Expiration Date: 08/14/2018, Cancellation Date: 03/29/2017, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • Compton Sector1, Lat: 41.719389 Lon: -89.067194, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQMQ231,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, Certifier: Michael Pezzano, Registrant: Exelon Energy, 2900 Lord Baltimore Dr, Baltimore, MD 21244, Phone: (410) 470-8561, Fax: (410) 470-8599, Email:
  • Compton Sector2, Lat: 41.719389 Lon: -89.067194, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQMQ231,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, Certifier: Michael Pezzano, Registrant: Exelon Energy, 2900 Lord Baltimore Dr, Baltimore, MD 21244, Phone: (410) 470-8561, Fax: (410) 470-8599, Email:
  • Compton Sector3, Lat: 41.719389 Lon: -89.067194, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WQMQ231,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, Certifier: Michael Pezzano, Registrant: Exelon Energy, 2900 Lord Baltimore Dr, Baltimore, MD 21244, Phone: (410) 470-8561, Fax: (410) 470-8599, Email:
  • VIOLA, 930 275th St (Lat: 41.200611 Lon: -90.558083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: WQPS823,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 08/07/2012, Expiration Date: 08/07/2022, Certifier: Jeffrey R Strenkowski, Registrant: Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, 1111 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 373-6697, Fax: (202) 739-3001, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA9VZW, Grant Date: 09/05/1996, Expiration Date: 09/05/2006, Cancellation Date: 09/06/2008, Registrant: Gerald M Young, Rr 1, Viola, IL 61486
  • Call Sign: N7PGP, Licensee ID: L00350350, Grant Date: 04/25/2009, Expiration Date: 07/20/2019, Registrant: Lynda E Raniero, Viola, IL 61486-0051
  • Call Sign: N9RXM, Licensee ID: L00583552, Grant Date: 10/16/2012, Expiration Date: 01/12/2023, Certifier: Allen E Bloomfield, Registrant: Allen E Bloomfield, 1508 16 St And 20th Ave, Viola, IL 61486
  • Call Sign: KB9WGW, Licensee ID: L00235071, Grant Date: 03/08/2010, Expiration Date: 05/03/2020, Certifier: Joseph J Welsh, Registrant: Joseph J Welsh, 1814 16th Ave, Viola, IL 61486
  • Call Sign: KC9EHE, Licensee ID: L00696854, Grant Date: 06/09/2003, Expiration Date: 06/09/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2015, Certifier: Joshua D Welsh, Registrant: Mercer County Amater Radio Group, 1814 16th Ave, Viola, IL 61486

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL 690B (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 192 mph), Engine: AIRESEARCH TPE331-5&6SER (776 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 690LN , Serial Number: 11415, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 04/12/1984, Certificate Issue Date: 12/01/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Todd A Bennett, Po Box 172, Viola, IL 61486

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of fires - 12 took place in 2003, and the least - 2 in 2011. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Viola, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (59.8%), and Structure Fires (21.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Viola, IL
    • 7059.8%Outside Fires
    • 2521.4%Structure Fires
    • 1613.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 65.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Viola, IL
Most common first names in Viola, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1674.9 years
Mary1681.6 years
James1171.3 years
Charles1174.9 years
Ruth1085.3 years
George977.7 years
Robert870.1 years
William875.4 years
Bertha886.1 years
Richard769.0 years
Most common last names in Viola, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1779.2 years
Anderson1476.7 years
Johnson979.2 years
Robbins971.8 years
Mack876.9 years
Mcatee883.3 years
Brown678.2 years
Peterson570.6 years
Esp481.2 years
Maynard473.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Viola, IL
  • 91.1%Utility gas
  • 8.9%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Viola, IL
  • 73.7%Utility gas
  • 26.3%Electricity


Viola compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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Total of 17 patent applications in 2008-2020.