For population 25 years and over in Washburn:
For population 15 years and over in Washburn village:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,971 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (21.6 miles , pop. 112,936).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (105.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: La Rose, IL (2.3 miles) , Varna, IL (3.0 miles ), Lacon, IL (3.1 miles ), Metamora, IL (3.1 miles ), Hopewell, IL (3.1 miles ), Roanoke, IL (3.1 miles ), Toluca, IL (3.2 miles ), Benson, IL (3.2 miles ).
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Latitude: 40.92 N, Longitude: 89.29 W
Area code: 309
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Washburn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +67 (+6.2%).
Work and jobs in Washburn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Washburn, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Washburn-area historical tornado activity is above Illinois state average. It is 170% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/13/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the Washburn village center injured 3 people.
On 6/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 19.7 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Washburn-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 42.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/1999 at 16:17:29, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 55.9 miles away from Washburn center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Woodford County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 2, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: J. Frank Duryea - Inventor, Bob Barnes (baseball) - Baseball player.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0102. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.739. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 22.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.0%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Washburn compared to Illinois state average:
Banks with branches in Washburn (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Washburn village (based on Woodford County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.31%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
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6.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($53,113 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,067 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,625
Total average daily truck traffic: 491
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 5,082
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 21 patent applications in 2008-2014.