Xenia, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 385 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.4%
 
Males: 201  (52.2%)
Females: 184  (47.8%)
Median resident age:  35.6 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 62899.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,084 (it was $26,944 in 2000)
Xenia:

$46,084
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,682 (it was $16,944 in 2000)

Xenia village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $62,522 (it was $44,700 in 2000)
Xenia:

$62,522
IL:

$186,500

Median gross rent in 2016: $479.

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  • Races in Xenia, IL (2010)

    Xenia races chart
    • 37996.9%White alone
    • 102.6%Hispanic
    • 20.5%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Xenia: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.5%), American (14.0%), English (14.0%), German (13.2%), Dutch (3.1%), Brazilian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/04/1876

Elevation: 540 feet

Land area: 0.52 square miles.

Population density: 742 people per square mile   (low).

Xenia,IL real estate house value index trend

Xenia, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Xenia:

  • High school or higher: 86.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Xenia village:

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

29 residents are foreign born (5.3% Latin America).

This village:

6.1%
Illinois:

13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Xenia, Illinois as of December 12, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Xenia to the number of sex offenders is 95 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $775 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $363 (0.7%)

Xenia satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (74.6 miles , pop. 121,582).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (86.8 miles , pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (227.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Iuka, IL (2.9 miles ), Flora, IL (2.9 miles ), Johnsonville, IL (3.1 miles) , Louisville, IL (3.4 miles ), Iola, IL (3.7 miles) , Cisne, IL (3.7 miles ), Kinmundy, IL (3.9 miles ), Farina, IL (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 38.64 N, Longitude: 88.64 W

Area code: 618

Xenia household income distribution Xenia home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -17 (-4.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (44%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Xenia, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Xenia-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Xenia village center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/18/1957, a category F4 tornado 21.4 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:

Xenia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 75% 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 42.6 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 42.5 miles away from Xenia 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 64.7 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 44.1 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 29.5 miles away from Xenia 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 112.9 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 Clay County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Xenia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Xenia:

  • PRAIRIE ESTATES (Hospital, about 9 miles away; FLORA, IL)
  • FLORA REHAB AND HEALTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FLORA, IL)
  • FLORA GARDENS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FLORA, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Xenia:

  • Kaskaskia College (about 31 miles; Centralia, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,867)
  • Rend Lake College (about 39 miles; Ina, IL; FT enrollment: 2,778)
  • Wabash Valley College (about 49 miles; Mount Carmel, IL; FT enrollment: 2,142)
  • Lake Land College (about 57 miles; Mattoon, IL; FT enrollment: 7,499)
  • Vincennes University (about 61 miles; Vincennes, IN; FT enrollment: 9,876)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 64 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)
  • McKendree University (about 64 miles; Lebanon, IL; FT enrollment: 2,564)

Public elementary/middle school in Xenia:

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Notable location: Xenia Volunteer Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Clay County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 19.2%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  58.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Banks with branches in Xenia (2011 data):

  • First Community Bank, Xenia-Flora: at 260 Front Street, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $35.2 mil, Deposits: $25.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Illinois average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Xenia village (based on Clay County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,10238
Catholic2,2702
Mainline Protestant1,44710
Other1663
None2,830-
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
Clay County:

2.91 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Clay County:

3.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

8.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Clay County:

27.4%
Illinois:

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

10.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Xenia:

48.1%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Xenia:

42.6%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.5%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Xenia:

12.7%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Xenia:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.8%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

52.1%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Xenia:

74.3%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Xenia, 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
Financial Administration 3$10,488$41,9520$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$315
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$1,150
Water Supply 1$3,353$40,2360$0
Totals for Government 4$13,841$41,5238$1,465

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $21,000 ($54.55)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $103,000 ($267.53)
    Financial Administration: $76,000 ($197.40)
    Sewerage: $37,000 ($96.10)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($70.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($41.56)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($20.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($2.60)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($36.36)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.60)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $96,000 ($249.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($33.77)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $52,000 ($135.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($41.56)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $29,000 ($75.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $26,000 ($67.53)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($10.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $89,000 ($231.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $68,000 ($176.62)
    Highways: $11,000 ($28.57)
  • Tax - Property: $19,000 ($49.35)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $220,000 ($571.43)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $233,000 ($605.19)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $212,000 ($550.65)
    Water Utilities: $208,000 ($540.26)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $21,000 ($54.55)
    Water Utilities: $12,000 ($31.17)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $453,000 ($1176.62)

4.08% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,467 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
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 Wayne County, IL  0.49% ($28,407 average AGI)
from Effingham County, IL  0.40% ($25,818)
from Marion County, IL  0.40% ($25,091)


4.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,871 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
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 Wayne County, IL  0.65% ($35,417 average AGI)
to Richland County, IL  0.50% ($24,893)
to Effingham County, IL  0.49% ($44,926)

Strongest AM radio stations in Xenia:

  • WILY (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMIX (940 AM; 5 kW; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: WITHERS BROADCASTING CO OF ILLINOIS)
  • WSDZ (1260 AM; 20 kW; BELLEVILLE, IL)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMCL (1060 AM; 3 kW; MCLEANSBORO, IL; Owner: DANA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10 kW; DE SOTO, MO; Owner: ALL SPORTS RADIO, LLC)
  • WJBD (1350 AM; 0 kW; SALEM, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Xenia:

  • WNOI (103.9 FM; FLORA, IL; Owner: H & R COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W203AN (88.5 FM; FLORA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WJBD-FM (100.1 FM; SALEM, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WRXX (95.3 FM; CENTRALIA, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WBMV (89.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC)
  • WFIW-FM (104.9 FM; FAIRFIELD, IL; Owner: WAYNE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WIBV (102.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: BENJAMIN STRATEMEYER)
  • WUSI (90.3 FM; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF S. ILL. UNIVER.)
  • WOKZ (105.9 FM; FAIRFIELD, IL; Owner: WAYNE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WVSI (88.9 FM; MT. VERNON, IL; Owner: THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • W217AK (91.3 FM; SALEM, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Xenia:

  • WUSI-TV (Channel 16; OLNEY, IL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNOI-LP (Channel 24; FLORA, IL; Owner: H & R COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W29CI (Channel 29; SALEM, IL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Xenia fatal accident list:

May 3, 1994 05:59 PM, East St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 25Total average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Xenia)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Center (Lat: 38.635056 Lon: -88.633667), Call Sign: KDU883
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.265 MHz, 154.430 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/1997, Expiration Date: 03/03/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002Registrant: Xenia Fire Protection District, Xenia, IL 62899, Phone: (618) 678-2295
  • Hwy 50 (Lat: 38.644500 Lon: -88.471167), Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WNUS608
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.400 MHzGrant Date: 09/07/1995, Expiration Date: 11/02/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2001Registrant: Xenia, Village Of, Village Hall, Xenia, IL 62899, Phone: (618) 678-2271
  • Lat: 38.642000 Lon: -88.698472, Call Sign: WPYP614
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.312 MHz, 463.312 MHz, 463.712 MHz, 463.712 MHzGrant Date: 07/17/2013, Expiration Date: 09/23/2023, Certifier: Darren MyersRegistrant: Archer Daniels Midland, 4666 Faries Parkway, Decatur, IL 62526, Phone: (217) 451-3275, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • XENIA, 416 West Street (Lat: 38.633528 Lon: -88.643333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQPP247
    Assigned Frequencies: 11505.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/11/2012, Expiration Date: 07/11/2022, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • XENIA, 75 Mango Dr (Lat: 38.645583 Lon: -88.653944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQTV693
    Assigned Frequencies: 11585.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/22/2014, Expiration Date: 04/22/2024, Certifier: Michael H KefauverRegistrant: Future Technologies, 300 Petty Rd, Suite B, Lawrenceville, GA 30043, Phone: (630) 841-0229, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Xenia)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Xenia, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1474.6 years
John1378.5 years
James1377.9 years
Roy1174.4 years
Robert1166.5 years
Charles1076.0 years
Mary1083.5 years
Donald858.9 years
George875.9 years
Fred778.8 years
Most common last names in Xenia, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Henson3079.2 years
Anderson1679.2 years
Burgess1376.1 years
Fatheree1278.6 years
Cantrell1284.0 years
Burkett1077.0 years
Allen973.9 years
Brown973.6 years
Krutsinger877.7 years
Goff782.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Xenia compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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 below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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