Walnut, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 1,335 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.6%
 
Males: 693  (52.0%)
Females: 642  (48.0%)
Median resident age:

35.6 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61376.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,990 (it was $40,227 in 2000)
Walnut:

$55,990
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,556 (it was $20,126 in 2000)

Walnut village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $103,790 (it was $68,200 in 2000)
Walnut:

$103,790
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $110,609; detached houses: $109,485

Median gross rent in 2017: $611.

March 2019 cost of living index in Walnut: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.9%
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  • Races in Walnut, IL (2010)
    • 1,36896.6%White alone
    • 302.1%Hispanic
    • 120.8%Two or more races
    • 40.3%Asian alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Walnut, Illinois as of October 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Walnut is 797 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Walnut by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2014

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(73.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
7
(492.6)
8
(562.2)
3
(212.8)
1
(71.4)
1
(73.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(281.5)
5
(351.9)
14
(983.8)
6
(425.5)
11
(785.7)
3
(219.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(150.8)
1
(75.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(633.4)
6
(422.2)
10
(702.7)
40
(2,837)
22
(1,571)
11
(804.7)
2
(149.5)
3
(226.2)
3
(226.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(71.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(74.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(70.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)45.0196.3209.4263.8137.9120.712.019.614.4

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City-data.com crime index in Walnut, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: German (32.8%), American (23.3%), Danish (6.1%), European (5.8%), Italian (5.1%), English (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/23/1900

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 0.83 square miles.

Population density: 1,603 people per square mile   (low).

Walnut, Illinois map

34 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe).

This village:

2.3%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,182 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,008 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davenport, IA (51.7 miles , pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (100.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Deer Grove, IL (2.5 miles),
Ohio, IL (2.6 miles ),
New Bedford, IL (2.7 miles),
Manlius, IL (2.8 miles ),
Tampico, IL (3.4 miles ),
Harmon, IL (3.4 miles),
Dover, IL (3.6 miles),
Wyanet, IL (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 41.56 N, Longitude: 89.59 W

Area code: 815

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $145,100
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $320,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Walnut, IL residents
Average permit cost in Walnut, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.3%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Walnut, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.1%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Truck transportation (4.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.7%)
  • Truck transportation (8.8%)
  • Food (7.4%)
  • Wood products (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Health care (3.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.1%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Walnut, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.8%)
  • Registered nurses (4.2%)

Average climate in Walnut, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Walnut-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the Walnut village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/9/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Walnut-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 232.9 miles away from Walnut 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 209.6 miles away from Walnut 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 36.4 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 265.0 miles away from Walnut 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 232.2 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 219.8 miles away from Walnut 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 Bureau County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Walnut topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Walnut:

  • WALNUT MANOR (308 SOUTH SECOND STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Walnut:

  • IN-HOME CARE VNA (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)
  • PERRY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)
  • COLONIAL HALL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)
  • BASSWOOD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; PRINCETON, IL)
  • ROCK FALLS REHAB AND HCC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ROCK FALLS, IL)

Airports located in Walnut:

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Amtrak station near Walnut:

  • 14 miles: PRINCETON (107 BICENTENNIAL DR.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walnut:

  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 31 miles; Oglesby, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,747)
  • Ashford University (about 38 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Black Hawk College (about 45 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 46 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 50 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Augustana College (about 50 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 50 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)

Public elementary/middle school in Walnut:

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Library in Walnut:

  • WALNUT PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $62,279; Location: 101 HEATON; 25,402 books; 884 audio materials; 676 video materials; 15 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 3 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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

Churches in Walnut include: Saint Johns Catholic Church (A), Walnut United Methodist Church (B), Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Don Marquis.

Bureau 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 Walnut that have no violations reported:

  • SUNSET RIDGE MX CAMPGROUND (Population served: 90, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

71.8%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.6%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
44 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
57 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Walnut (2011 data):

  • Citizens First State Bank of Walnut: Citizens First State Bank Of Walnut at 105 North Main Street, branch established on 1920/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $58.6 mil, Deposits: $52.9 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Federal Savings Bank: 137 S Main Branch at 137 South Main, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $398.1 mil, Deposits: $355.1 mil, headquarters in Ottawa, IL, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 13 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Walnut:

Marital status in Walnut, IL
  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 63.2%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

For population 25 years and over in Walnut:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Illinois average:

12.2

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

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Religion statistics for Walnut, IL (based on Bureau County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,99930
Catholic4,56414
Evangelical Protestant4,39728
Other881
Orthodox701
None19,860-
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
Bureau County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Bureau County:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Bureau County:

10.31 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bureau County:

26.0%
Illinois:

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

13.7%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Walnut:

52.0%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Walnut:

49.4%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Walnut:

28.8
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Walnut:

20.8%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.0%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Walnut:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Walnut:

37.3%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Walnut:

57.4%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.9%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Walnut, 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
Streets and Highways 2$6,776$40,6560$0
Financial Administration 1$2,613$31,3561$836
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,048$48,5764$1,830
Sewerage 1$3,251$39,0120$0
Water Supply 1$3,525$42,3000$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$940
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$176
Totals for Government 6$20,213$40,42615$3,782

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $140,000 ($104.87)
    Sewerage: $126,000 ($94.38)
    Police Protection: $113,000 ($84.64)
    General - Other: $101,000 ($75.66)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($74.91)
    Financial Administration: $74,000 ($55.43)
    Central Staff Services: $71,000 ($53.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $71,000 ($53.18)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $25,000 ($18.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($8.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $37,000 ($27.72)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $224,000 ($167.79)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $134,000 ($100.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $33,000 ($24.72)
    Other: $7,000 ($5.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $22,000 ($16.48)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($6.74)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($2.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $175,000 ($131.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $234,000 ($175.28)
    Highways: $41,000 ($30.71)
  • Tax - Property: $202,000 ($151.31)
    Public Utilities Sales: $37,000 ($27.72)
    Other License: $5,000 ($3.75)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $463,000 ($346.82)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $434,000 ($325.09)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,000 ($21.72)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $705,000 ($528.09)

5.05% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,906 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.05%
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 La Salle County, IL  1.78% ($36,259 average AGI)
from Henry County, IL  0.31% ($36,930)
from Putnam County, IL  0.18% ($33,115)


5.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,384 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.28%
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 La Salle County, IL  1.37% ($38,201 average AGI)
to Henry County, IL  0.33% ($80,239)
to Putnam County, IL  0.23% ($52,242)

Businesses in Walnut, IL

  • Ford: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Walnut:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZOE (1490 AM; 1 kW; PRINCETON, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC.)
  • WSDR (1240 AM; 1 kW; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WKBF (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WIXN (1460 AM; 1 kW; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WOC (1420 AM; 5 kW; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Walnut:

  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: LA SALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLLR-FM (103.7 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; EARLVILLE, IL; Owner: KM RADIO OF EARLVILLE, L.L.C.)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; POLO, IL; Owner: SAUK VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZOE-FM (98.1 FM; PRINCETON, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVIK (90.3 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: AUGUSTANA COLLEGE)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNIW (91.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WRCV (101.7 FM; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WHTS (98.9 FM; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WYEC (93.9 FM; KEWANEE, IL; Owner: VIRDEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; PERU, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; MENDOTA, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Walnut:

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWQC-TV (Channel 6; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF DAVENPORT, INC.)
  • WHBF-TV (Channel 4; ROCK ISLAND, IL; Owner: CORONET COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KLJB-TV (Channel 18; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: QUAD CITIES TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WQAD-TV (Channel 8; MOLINE, IL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WBQD-LP (Channel 26; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • W52BI (Channel 52; STERLING/DIXON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W48CK (Channel 48; STERLING, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 125ft / 38.2mTotal length
  • $62,000Total costs
  • 5,600Total average daily traffic
  • 585Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,154Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Walnut, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Walnut, IL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Walnut)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 323 S Main St (Lat: 41.555861 Lon: -89.597056), Call Sign: WNDJ394,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.6600 MHz, Grant Date: 07/20/1995, Expiration Date: 08/20/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2000, Registrant: Bureau Valley Comm Unit School Dist 340, Manlius, IL 61338, Phone: (815) 379-2900
  • Main St .5 Mi S (Lat: 41.550583 Lon: -89.598167), Call Sign: KNCB339, Licensee ID: L00039062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.300 MHz, Grant Date: 01/02/1997, Expiration Date: 12/10/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Registrant: Atherton Grain Co, Walnut, IL 61376
  • 5 Mi S On Cr (Lat: 41.315583 Lon: -89.690389), Call Sign: KOH618,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.900 MHz, Grant Date: 05/24/1999, Expiration Date: 05/09/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2004, Registrant: Donald J Sergeant, Rr 1, Walnut, IL 61376
  • Sunset Ridge EMS, Lat: 41.512222 Lon: -89.645000, Call Sign: WQDZ414,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 10/08/2015, Expiration Date: 12/06/2025, Certifier: Janice Pistole, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 28524 1250 E St (Lat: 41.562333 Lon: -89.617472), Call Sign: WQLK297,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.737 MHz, 463.737 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2010, Expiration Date: 02/19/2020, Certifier: Michael W Maynard, Registrant: Radio Ranch Inc, 10924 Hoover Road, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 622-9000, Fax: (815) 622-9163, Email:
  • Lat: 41.557417 Lon: -89.593278, Call Sign: WQMP799,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.295 MHz, 173.237 MHz, 173.237 MHz, 458.400 MHz, Grant Date: 10/18/2010, Expiration Date: 10/18/2020, Certifier: Thomas A Ptasnik, Registrant: Radio Ranch Inc, 10924 Hoover Road, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 622-9000, Fax: (815) 622-9163, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • FR2F365A0, Lat: 41.528222 Lon: -89.677583, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQLX341,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2010, Expiration Date: 03/25/2020, Certifier: Bret Westwood, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80112, Phone: (815) 544-1168, Fax: (815) 380-6512, Email:
  • FR2F365A90, Lat: 41.528222 Lon: -89.677583, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQLX341,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2010, Expiration Date: 03/25/2020, Certifier: Bret Westwood, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80112, Phone: (815) 544-1168, Fax: (815) 380-6512, Email:
  • FR2F365A180, Lat: 41.528222 Lon: -89.677583, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQLX341,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2010, Expiration Date: 03/25/2020, Certifier: Bret Westwood, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80112, Phone: (815) 544-1168, Fax: (815) 380-6512, Email:
  • FR2F365A270, Lat: 41.528222 Lon: -89.677583, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQLX341,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2010, Expiration Date: 03/25/2020, Certifier: Bret Westwood, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Drive East Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80112, Phone: (815) 544-1168, Fax: (815) 380-6512, Email:
  • WALNUT, 1600 E County Road (Lat: 41.554806 Lon: -89.551722), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 102.4 m, Overall height: 106.1 m, Call Sign: WQQU607,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 03/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/05/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • ENT-Mortenson Walnut, 14879 2600n Ave (Lat: 41.525222 Lon: -89.574667), Type: Building, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: WRAC725,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, 17970.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/11/2017, Expiration Date: 10/11/2027, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2018, Certifier: Luke Pack, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Dr. East; Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80112, Phone: (815) 544-1168, Fax: (815) 380-6512, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Walnut)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

27 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Walnut)

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 14. The highest number of fires - 33 took place in 2005, and the least - 1 in 2013. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Walnut, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (49.4%), and Structure Fires (33.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Walnut, IL
    • 12049.4%Outside Fires
    • 8233.7%Structure Fires
    • 249.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 177.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Walnut, IL
Most common first names in Walnut, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1874.4 years
Mary1779.0 years
Robert1778.2 years
Elmer1277.2 years
Harold1177.9 years
James1178.7 years
George1172.9 years
William1175.2 years
Florence1086.1 years
Dorothy983.0 years
Most common last names in Walnut, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2077.9 years
Tornow1275.7 years
Burkey1079.0 years
Andersen1082.2 years
Anderson977.7 years
Schrader982.7 years
Wallis882.6 years
Smith882.6 years
Kruse884.2 years
Hoffman876.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Walnut, IL
  • 88.9%Utility gas
  • 10.1%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Walnut, IL
  • 58.0%Utility gas
  • 42.0%Electricity


Walnut compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Walnut on our top lists:

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