Henry, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 2,273 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.5%
 
Males: 1,125  (49.5%)
Females: 1,148  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

45.3 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61537.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,048 (it was $40,236 in 2000)
Henry:

$53,048
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,259 (it was $18,473 in 2000)

Henry city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $104,443 (it was $72,500 in 2000)
Henry:

$104,443
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $100,028; detached houses: $99,484; townhouses or other attached units: $94,277

Median gross rent in 2017: $552.

March 2019 cost of living index in Henry: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.7%
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  • Races in Henry, IL (2010)
    • 2,39697.2%White alone
    • 251.0%Hispanic
    • 220.9%Two or more races
    • 100.4%Asian alone
    • 70.3%Black alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Henry, Illinois as of February 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Henry is 260 to 1.


Crime rates in Henry by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

2015

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)
1
(42.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(157.5)
1
(39.5)
1
(40.2)
2
(81.5)
2
(82.8)
1
(41.9)
3
(121.4)
2
(84.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(87.3)
1
(44.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(335.4)
10
(404.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(472.6)
6
(237.2)
17
(683.3)
13
(530.0)
7
(289.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.5)
3
(126.1)
6
(256.6)
6
(260.2)
6
(260.8)
7
(305.5)
4
(178.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(315.1)
12
(474.3)
8
(321.5)
14
(570.7)
7
(289.9)
12
(503.1)
4
(161.9)
4
(168.1)
9
(384.9)
2
(86.7)
9
(391.1)
5
(218.2)
2
(89.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
44
(1,733)
50
(1,976)
52
(2,090)
49
(1,998)
24
(993.8)
38
(1,593)
26
(1,052)
26
(1,093)
20
(855.4)
20
(867.3)
33
(1,434)
28
(1,222)
27
(1,202)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(39.4)
2
(79.1)
3
(120.6)
1
(40.8)
4
(165.6)
3
(125.8)
1
(40.5)
1
(42.0)
1
(42.8)
2
(86.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(87.3)
1
(44.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.5)
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)
1
(43.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)315.1197.6296.6294.3197.5243.2283.3235.4128.7134.4149.9202.1129.1

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City-data.com crime index in Henry, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Illinois average:

1.96
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Ancestries: German (46.3%), American (13.4%), Irish (8.7%), Italian (8.4%), English (4.0%), Polish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/09/1879

Elevation: 495 feet

Land area: 1.39 square miles.

Population density: 1,630 people per square mile   (low).

Henry, Illinois map

34 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,590 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,185 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, IL (30.1 miles , pop. 112,936).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (100.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lacon, IL (2.6 miles ),
Sparland, IL (2.7 miles ),
Magnolia, IL (2.9 miles ),
Varna, IL (3.0 miles ),
McNabb, IL (3.0 miles ),
Hennepin, IL (3.2 miles ),
Hopewell, IL (3.2 miles ),
La Rose, IL (3.3 miles)

Latitude: 41.11 N, Longitude: 89.36 W

Area code: 309

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $82,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $168,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Henry, IL residents
Average permit cost in Henry, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.5%
Illinois:

4.5%
Historical population in Henry, IL
Historical housing units in Henry, IL
Most common industries in Henry, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.5%)
  • Machinery (5.0%)
  • Chemicals (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.9%)
  • Chemicals (9.5%)
  • Machinery (9.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.7%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Truck transportation (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Educational services (17.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.2%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Henry, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.3%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.3%)
  • Registered nurses (6.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.7%)

Average climate in Henry, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Henry, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 4.66. This is significantly better than average.

City:

4.66
U.S.:

74.20
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.785. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.785
U.S.:

1.789
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.49
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Henry-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Henry city center injured 3 people.

On 6/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 24.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Henry-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 200.0 miles away from Henry 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 176.8 miles away from Henry 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 33.9 miles away from Henry 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 232.1 miles away from Henry 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 199.3 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 186.9 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 Marshall County (12) is near the US average (13).
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, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Henry topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Henry:

  • HEARTLAND OF HENRY (1650 INDIAN TOWN ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Henry:

  • ST JOSEPH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LACON, IL)
  • ASTA CARE CENTER OF TOLUCA (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TOLUCA, IL)

Airports located in Henry:

Amtrak station near Henry:

  • 20 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 Henry:

  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 19 miles; Oglesby, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,747)
  • Illinois Central College (about 30 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Bradley University (about 32 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Heartland Community College (about 44 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 46 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 48 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Black Hawk College (about 62 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)

Public high school in Henry:

Public elementary/middle school in Henry:

See full list of schools located in Henry

Library in Henry:

  • HENRY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $120,900; Location: 702 FRONT STREET; 21,199 books; 351 audio materials; 541 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 16 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 55 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Henry: Henry Community Ambulance Service (A), Henry Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: John P. Cromwell - Navy Medal of Honor recipient, Ted Kennedy (baseball) - Baseball player.

Marshall 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 Henry that have no violations reported:

  • NAZARETH HOUSE (Population served: 90, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

65.8%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.9%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
67 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
83 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Henry (2011 data):

  • Henry State Bank: at 700 Second Street, branch established on 1903/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $109.7 mil, Deposits: $89.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Henry State Bancorp, Inc.
  • Citizens First National Bank: Henry Branch at 624 Second Street, branch established on 1917/01/01. Info updated 2007/05/29: Bank assets: $1,031.8 mil, Deposits: $917.3 mil, headquarters in Princeton, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Princeton National Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Henry:

Marital status in Henry, IL
  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

For population 25 years and over in Henry:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Illinois average:

12.2

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Henry, IL (based on Marshall County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,92716
Catholic2,2825
Evangelical Protestant1,32813
Other1-
None6,102-
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: 3
This county:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Marshall County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

7.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Marshall County:

10.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.9%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.6%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Marshall County:

12.8%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Henry:

54.9%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

54.2%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Henry:

28.4
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Henry:

17.0%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Henry:

8.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Henry:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.7%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Henry:

60.7%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.5%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Henry, 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
Police Protection - Officers 4$13,868$41,6044$1,076
Other Government Administration 1$2,869$34,4288$917
Sewerage 1$3,770$45,2400$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,657$31,8840$0
Local Libraries 1$3,084$37,0084$2,829
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$204
Parks and Recreation 0$0 11$7,282
Totals for Government 8$26,248$39,37228$12,308

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $66,000 ($29.04)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $292,000 ($128.46)
    Sewerage: $227,000 ($99.87)
    Regular Highways: $208,000 ($91.51)
    Financial Administration: $159,000 ($69.95)
    General - Other: $142,000 ($62.47)
    General Public Buildings: $129,000 ($56.75)
    Libraries: $115,000 ($50.59)
    Water Utilities: $93,000 ($40.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $51,000 ($22.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($1.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $26,000 ($11.44)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($9.68)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($5.72)
    Libraries: $12,000 ($5.28)
    Police Protection: $11,000 ($4.84)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $554,000 ($243.73)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($3.52)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $728,000 ($320.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $34,000 ($14.96)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $251,000 ($110.43)
    Fines and Forfeits: $31,000 ($13.64)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($5.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $298,000 ($131.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $425,000 ($186.98)
    Highways: $75,000 ($33.00)
  • Tax - Property: $430,000 ($189.18)
    Public Utilities Sales: $110,000 ($48.39)
    Other License: $11,000 ($4.84)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $283,000 ($124.51)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $206,000 ($90.63)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000 ($33.88)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,369,000 ($602.29)

6.41% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,298 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
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 Peoria County, IL  1.42% ($46,932 average AGI)
from La Salle County, IL  1.01% ($32,173)
from Woodford County, IL  0.92% ($37,085)


5.76% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,565 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
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 Peoria County, IL  1.47% ($39,307 average AGI)
to Woodford County, IL  0.84% ($41,767)
to La Salle County, IL  0.55% ($48,393)
Businesses in Henry, IL
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1True Value1
Subway1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Henry:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLPO (1220 AM; 1 kW; LASALLE, IL; Owner: LASALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WZOE (1490 AM; 1 kW; PRINCETON, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Henry:

  • WRVY-FM (100.5 FM; HENRY, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; PERU, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: LA SALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WIVQ (103.3 FM; SPRING VALLEY, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WALS (102.1 FM; OGLESBY, IL; Owner: LACO RADIO, INC.)
  • WZOE-FM (98.1 FM; PRINCETON, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC.)
  • WIXO (99.9 FM; BARTONVILLE, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WSOG (88.1 FM; SPRING VALLEY, IL; Owner: SPIRIT EDUCATION ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WNIW (91.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WSWT (106.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPMJ (94.3 FM; CHILLICOTHE, IL; Owner: KELLY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Henry:

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; PEORIA, IL; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Henry: John Philip Cromwell.

Henry fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Henry fatal accident list:

May 23, 2008 07:16 AM, Sr-29, 1450n, Lat: 41.109040, Lon: -89.370150, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 24, 2004 00:17 AM, College, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 5, 2004 06:17 PM, Sr-29, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 21, 1999 12:48 AM, Sr-18, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 12, 1997 04:04 PM, Western Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 13, 1989 01:31 AM, Gromwell, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 177ft / 53.5mTotal length
  • $9,386,000Total costs
  • 22,150Total average daily traffic
  • 2,011Total average daily truck traffic
  • 21,593Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Henry, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Henry, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Henry)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 911 University St (Lat: 41.116139 Lon: -89.372306), Type: Upole, Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: WPPG236,
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.53000 MHz, Grant Date: 11/30/2004, Expiration Date: 12/03/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/07/2015, Certifier: David Rys, Registrant: City Of Henry Esda, 426 E Park Row, Henry, IL 61537, Phone: (309) 364-3056, Fax: (309) 364-3644, Email:
  • 5 Mi W & 1 Mi S Henry Blacktop (Lat: 41.088917 Lon: -89.592306), Call Sign: KKS541,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.075 MHz, Grant Date: 10/27/2012, Expiration Date: 01/08/2023, Registrant: Barr Radio & Communications, Sparland, IL 61565, Phone: (309) 469-3814, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SPARLAND, 1013 County Road North (Lat: 41.088500 Lon: -89.445111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQIQ589,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/15/2028, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Henry)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2950E , Serial Number: 7AC-6536, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/04/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 09/25/2008
    Registrant (Individual): William J Doyle, 1475 Yankee Ln, Henry, IL 61537
  • Aircraft: HESSELGRAVE STEWART P-51D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 308RV , Serial Number: 122-39767, Certificate Issue Date: 04/04/1978
    Registrant (Individual): E Hesselgrave Ray, 303 3rd St, Henry, IL 61537
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M-20G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3641N , Serial Number: 680022, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 08/19/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Arnold H Villiger, 1020 Normal, Henry, IL 61537

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Henry, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3485.6 years
Charles3277.0 years
John2375.3 years
Robert2370.9 years
George2278.1 years
William2279.0 years
Harold2176.3 years
Margaret1880.8 years
Frank1780.8 years
James1770.4 years
Most common last names in Henry, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bogner2286.7 years
Merdian2085.9 years
Neuhalfen1475.7 years
Brown1378.5 years
Ziegler1285.5 years
Johnson1180.6 years
Smith1067.8 years
Longman974.7 years
Barker974.7 years
Schlosser982.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Henry, IL
  • 87.7%Utility gas
  • 10.4%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Henry, IL
  • 57.4%Utility gas
  • 40.5%Electricity
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Henry 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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