For population 25 years and over in Wayne City:
For population 15 years and over in Wayne City village:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $562 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (62.1 miles , pop. 121,582).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (91.5 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (246.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Keenes, IL (1.7 miles) , Sims, IL (1.8 miles ), Bluford, IL (2.8 miles ), Belle Prairie City, IL (3.0 miles) , Belle Rive, IL (3.4 miles ), Dahlgren, IL (3.4 miles ), Jeffersonville, IL (3.5 miles ), Johnsonville, IL (3.5 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.35 N, Longitude: 88.59 W
Area code: 618
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Crime rate in Wayne City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -27 (-2.4%).
Work and jobs in Wayne City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wayne City, Illinois
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wayne City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 145% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Wayne City village center killed one person and injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 12/18/1957, a category F4 tornado 10.3 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 45 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wayne City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 40% 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 38.9 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 50.3 miles away from Wayne 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 50.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 41.3 miles away from the city 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 96.6 miles away from Wayne City center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 31.8 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 Wayne County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high school in Wayne City:
See full list of schools located in Wayne City, School District: WAYNE CITY COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT 100
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.4%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Wayne City (based on Wayne County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.04%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
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Wayne City government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,059 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:
4.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,490 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Wayne City fatal accident list:
Jan 19, 1991 09:00 PM, 15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wayne City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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