Walnut, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 1,376 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.8%
 
Males: 704  (51.2%)
Females: 672  (48.8%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61376.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,528 (it was $40,227 in 2000)
Walnut:

$61,528
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,033 (it was $20,126 in 2000)

Walnut village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $88,940 (it was $68,200 in 2000)
Walnut:

$88,940
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $119,941; Detached houses: $122,907; Townhouses or other attached units: $135,884; In 2-unit structures: $94,753; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $159,420; Mobile homes: $46,755

Median gross rent in 2013: $591.

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  • Races in Walnut, IL (2013)

    Walnut races chart
    • 1,48192.7%White alone
    • 835.2%Hispanic
    • 80.5%Black alone
    • 40.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.3%Two or more races
    • 20.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Walnut: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (32.5%), Irish (12.9%), English (7.4%), Swedish (6.9%), United States (5.7%), Polish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/23/1900

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 0.83 square miles.

Population density: 1,652 people per square mile   (low).

Walnut,IL real estate house value index trend

Walnut, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Walnut:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Walnut village:

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

47 residents are foreign born (2.8% Europe).

This village:

3.0%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,350 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,995 (2.3%)

Walnut satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.56 N, Longitude: 89.59 W

Area code: 815

Walnut household income distribution Walnut home values distribution

Crime rates in Walnut by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000001010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.070.40.070.90.0
Robberies 000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.070.90.0
Assaults 011407831
per 100,000 0.068.469.7279.30.0492.6562.2212.871.4
Burglaries 24171724514611
per 100,000 1,642.71,163.61,184.7139.7281.5351.9983.8425.5785.7
Thefts 161818996104022
per 100,000 1,095.11,232.01,254.4628.5633.4422.2702.72,836.91,571.4
Auto thefts 000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.071.4
Arson 000010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.070.40.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 311.5) 163.8149.0151.793.746.5202.6216.0272.2142.2

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Crime rate in Walnut detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.4%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -15 (-1.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

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

Average climate in Walnut, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

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 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 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 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 232.2 miles away from Walnut 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 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 Bureau County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Walnut topographic map

Birthplace of: Don Marquis.

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)

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:

See full list of schools located in Walnut

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)

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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

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)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.9%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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

Walnut, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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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 below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (13%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Walnut village (based on Bureau County data)

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.
Illinois:

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

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
State:

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

10.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This 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%
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 1$2,613$31,3561$836
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$940
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,048$48,5764$1,830
Streets and Highways 2$6,776$40,6560$0
Sewerage 1$3,251$39,0120$0
Water Supply 1$3,525$42,3000$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$176
Totals for Government 6$20,213$40,42615$3,782

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $149,000 ($108.28)
    Water Utilities: $21,000 ($15.26)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $297,000 ($215.84)
    Water Utilities: $199,000 ($144.62)
    Police Protection: $113,000 ($82.12)
    General - Other: $88,000 ($63.95)
    Central Staff Services: $73,000 ($53.05)
    Financial Administration: $61,000 ($44.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $53,000 ($38.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($12.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $41,000 ($29.80)
    Central Staff: $18,000 ($13.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $218,000 ($158.43)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($3.63)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $34,000 ($24.71)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.73)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $69,000 ($50.15)
    Interest Earnings: $35,000 ($25.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $220,000 ($159.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $280,000 ($203.49)
    Highways: $41,000 ($29.80)
  • Tax - Property: $154,000 ($111.92)
    NEC: $7,000 ($5.09)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $80,000 ($58.14)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $285,000 ($207.12)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $255,000 ($185.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $65,000 ($47.24)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $30,000 ($21.80)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($10.90)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $927,000 ($673.69)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $29,000 ($21.08)

4.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,985 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.60%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from La Salle County, IL  1.25% ($29,511 average AGI)
from Henry County, IL  0.25% ($29,889)
from Putnam County, IL  0.25% ($27,139)


5.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,235 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to La Salle County, IL  1.40% ($27,837 average AGI)
to Henry County, IL  0.28% ($29,878)
to Cook County, IL  0.28% ($33,650)

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
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 750Total average daily traffic
  • 30Total average daily truck traffic
  • 820Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private 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: 12/06/2005, Expiration Date: 12/06/2015, Certifier: Janice Pistole
    Registrant: Supreme Radio Communications, Inc, 4017 N Prospect Rd, Peoria Heights, IL 61616, Phone: (309) 256-0660, Email:
  • 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: 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:

1
  • 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, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
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

Businesses in Walnut, IL

  • Ford: 1

Walnut on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2005 to 2006"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2000-2002 average to 2006"
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  • Siegfried Veil (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2015.