Stanford, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 598 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.7%
 
Males: 355  (59.5%)
Females: 243  (40.5%)
Median resident age:

34.5 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 61774.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $53,614 (it was $49,375 in 2000)
Stanford:

$53,614
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,476 (it was $18,687 in 2000)

Stanford village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $87,695 (it was $75,300 in 2000)
Stanford:

$87,695
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $101,101; detached houses: $102,156; mobile homes: $42,471

Median gross rent in 2019: $784.

March 2019 cost of living index in Stanford: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.1%
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  • Races in Stanford, IL (2019)
    • 62794.6%White alone
    • 223.3%Hispanic
    • 40.6%Asian alone
    • 40.6%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Stanford, Illinois as of June 14, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Stanford is 698 to 1.


Crime rates in Stanford by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(148.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(170.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(170.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(310.6)
4
(618.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(296.7)
1
(168.6)
1
(166.7)
3
(511.9)
1
(172.7)
3
(519.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(170.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(621.1)
5
(772.8)
0
(0.0)
11
(1,632)
0
(0.0)
5
(833.3)
5
(853.2)
1
(172.7)
1
(173.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(170.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index46.674.20.0204.711.845.0104.119.043.30.052.9

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Crime rate in Stanford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: German (19.3%), English (18.3%), American (17.0%), Irish (12.2%), European (3.0%), Italian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/10/1875

Elevation: 680 feet

Land area: 0.38 square miles.

Population density: 1,562 people per square mile   (low).

Stanford, Illinois map

4 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
Illinois:

14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,783 (2.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,574 (3.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (12.9 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (126.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Minier, IL (2.2 miles ),
Danvers, IL (2.6 miles ),
Armington, IL (2.9 miles ),
Twin Grove, IL (2.9 miles ),
McLean, IL (2.9 miles ),
Heritage Lake, IL (3.1 miles ),
Mackinaw, IL (3.2 miles ),
Hopedale, IL (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 40.43 N, Longitude: 89.22 W

Area code: 309

Distribution of median household income in Stanford, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Stanford, IL in 2019

Stanford satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $246,100
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $250,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Stanford, IL residents
Average permit cost in Stanford, IL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Illinois:

6.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+2.8%).
Most common industries in Stanford, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (16.6%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Truck transportation (7.7%)
  • U. S. Postal service (7.1%)
  • Machinery (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (23.6%)
  • Educational services (13.4%)
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Social assistance (8.3%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
  • Professional & commercial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Stanford, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Printing workers (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Child care workers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.5%)

Average climate in Stanford, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Stanford, Illinois average temperatures Stanford, Illinois average precipitation Stanford, Illinois humidity Stanford, Illinois wind speed Stanford, Illinois snowfall Stanford, Illinois sunshine Stanford, Illinois clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.1. This is about average.

City:

72.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 2.64. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.64
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.79
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Stanford-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Illinois state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Stanford village center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 tornado 24.1 miles away from the village center injured 3 people.

Earthquake activity:

Stanford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 131% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 154.6 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 132.4 miles away from Stanford center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 154.6 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) earthquake occurred 186.1 miles away from Stanford center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 154.1 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 140.9 miles away from Stanford 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 McLean County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stanford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Stanford:

  • HOPEDALE MEDICAL COMPLEX Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; HOPEDALE, IL)
  • ASTA CARE CENTER OF BLOOMINGTN (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)
  • MENNONITE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)
  • BLOOMINGTON REHABILITATION AND HCC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-NORMAL (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • ADVOCATE BROMENN MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; NORMAL, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-BLOOMINGTON (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BLOOMINGTON, IL)

Amtrak station near Stanford:

  • 14 miles: BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL (NORMAL, 100 E. PARKINSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stanford:

  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 13 miles; Bloomington, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,323)
  • Heartland Community College (about 13 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Illinois State University (about 14 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Central College (about 25 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • Bradley University (about 28 miles; Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 5,152)
  • Richland Community College (about 42 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,434)
  • Millikin University (about 43 miles; Decatur, IL; FT enrollment: 2,419)

Public high school in Stanford:

Public elementary/middle school in Stanford:

See full list of schools located in Stanford

Library in Stanford:

  • ALLIN TOWNSHIP LIBRARY (Operating income: $29,943; Location: 116 WEST MAIN STREET; 7,704 books; 17 audio materials; 289 video materials; 4 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Stanford: Allin Township Fire Protection District (A), Allin Township Ambulance (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

McLean County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.6 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

74.3%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

7.8%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Stanford (2011 data):

  • Morton Community Bank: Stanford Branch at 206 West Main Street, branch established on 1891/01/01. Info updated 2010/12/15: Bank assets: $2,667.0 mil, Deposits: $2,086.4 mil, headquarters in Morton, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Community Bancorp, Inc. Esop And Trust

For population 15 years and over in Stanford:

Marital status in Stanford, IL
  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 54.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Stanford:

  • High school or higher: 90.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Illinois average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Stanford, IL (based on McLean County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,23893
Mainline Protestant22,80356
Catholic15,21510
Other8,58016
Black Protestant8805
Orthodox581
None87,798-
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: 29
McLean County:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
McLean County:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
McLean County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
This county:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 124
This county:

7.58 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
McLean County:

7.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McLean County:

26.9%
Illinois:

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

13.7%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Stanford:

48.2%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.4%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Stanford:

28.9
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.3%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Stanford:

6.7
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

27.5%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Stanford:

58.7%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.8%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Stanford, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 1$3,398$40,7760$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$3,374
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 7$2,572
Financial Administration 0$0 1$306
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,040
Totals for Government 1$3,398$40,77610$7,291

Stanford government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $115,000 ($192.31)
    Central Staff Services: $114,000 ($190.64)
    Water Utilities: $102,000 ($170.57)
    Police Protection: $67,000 ($112.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.67)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $3,000 ($5.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $134,000 ($224.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $128,000 ($214.05)

Stanford government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $19,000 ($31.77)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($3.34)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.67)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $136,000 ($227.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $87,000 ($145.48)
    Water Utilities: $17,000 ($28.43)
    Highways: $15,000 ($25.08)
  • Tax - Property: $86,000 ($143.81)
    Public Utilities Sales: $43,000 ($71.91)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.67)

Stanford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $431,000 ($720.74)

5.41% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,627 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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 Cook County, IL  0.47% ($50,957 average AGI)
from Tazewell County, IL  0.32% ($52,192)
from Champaign County, IL  0.27% ($47,897)


6.60% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($64,870 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($453 average AGI)
McLean County:

0.05%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cook County, IL  0.46% ($46,967 average AGI)
to Tazewell County, IL  0.27% ($52,270)
to Champaign County, IL  0.23% ($41,706)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stanford:

  • WMBD (1470 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVEL (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PEKIN, IL)
  • WWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJBC (1230 AM; 1 kW; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stanford:

  • WGLT (89.1 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBNQ (101.5 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIHN (96.7 FM; NORMAL, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBWN (104.1 FM; LE ROY, IL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGLO (95.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • W264AG (100.7 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WCBU (89.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: BRADLEY UNIVERSITY)
  • WXMP (105.7 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WBNH (88.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WCIC (91.5 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WPBG (93.3 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDQX (102.3 FM; MORTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WSWT (106.9 FM; PEORIA, IL; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WILL-FM (90.9 FM; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WIXO (99.9 FM; BARTONVILLE, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WRVP (98.5 FM; EUREKA, IL; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, INC.)
  • WXCL (104.9 FM; PEKIN, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WDQZ (99.5 FM; LEXINGTON, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMHX (93.9 FM; LINCOLN, IL; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WRPW (92.9 FM; COLFAX, IL; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Stanford:

  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W51CT (Channel 51; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCIA (Channel 3; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF CHAMPAIGN, L.L.C.)
  • WBUI (Channel 23; DECATUR, IL; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WAND (Channel 17; DECATUR, IL; Owner: WAND(TV) PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEK-TV (Channel 25; PEORIA, IL; Owner: WEEK-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTVP (Channel 47; PEORIA, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS VALLEY PUB TELECOMM CORP)
  • WHOI (Channel 19; PEORIA, IL; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF PEORIA, LLC)
  • WRSP-TV (Channel 55; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: SPRINGFIELD BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WICS (Channel 20; SPRINGFIELD, IL; Owner: WICS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMBD-TV (Channel 31; PEORIA, IL; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF PEORIA, L.L.C.)
  • WILL-TV (Channel 12; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • WAOE (Channel 59; PEORIA, IL; Owner: FOUR SEASONS PEORIA, LLC)
  • W41BO (Channel 41; PEORIA, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Stanford fatal accident list:

Sep 2, 2012 08:18 PM, Blackstone Ave, Lat: 40.434303, Lon: -89.223569, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 8, 2009 06:30 AM, Cr-59, Lat: 40.438831, Lon: -89.218061, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 151ft / 45.9mTotal length
  • 5,425Total average daily traffic
  • 374Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,078Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Stanford, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Stanford, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Stanford)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 12199 N 550 East Rd (Lat: 40.510306 Lon: -89.127306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 43 m, Overall height: 45 m, Call Sign: KSS291,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.800 MHz, Grant Date: 07/17/2014, Expiration Date: 07/03/2024, Registrant: Midway Electronics, 1250 N Mckinley Ave, Rensselaer, IN 47978, Phone: (219) 866-3716, Fax: (219) 866-7915, Email:
  • BRIAN FOLEY, Lat: 40.434472 Lon: -89.220083, Call Sign: WQAR735,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.232 MHz, 159.232 MHz, Grant Date: 04/29/2014, Expiration Date: 07/26/2024, Certifier: Mark Deterding, Registrant: E-Communications, 13766 Oak Hill Road, Bloomington, IL 61704, Phone: (309) 963-5620, Fax: (309) 963-5620, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • DISTRICT OFC, District Office (Lat: 40.396417 Lon: -89.247306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WPTS918,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2011, Expiration Date: 12/10/2021, Certifier: Robert Wilhelm, Registrant: Transwave Communications Systems, Inc., 9020 Wherle Drive, Buffalo, NY 14031, Phone: (716) 626-9020, Fax: (716) 626-4991, Email:
  • OLYMPIA HS, 7832 North 100 E. Road (Lat: 40.395722 Lon: -89.248639), Type: Mast, Structure height: 36.5 m, Overall height: 42 m, Call Sign: WQQP717,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6137.92 MHz, 6137.92 MHz, 6137.92 MHz, 6137.92 MHz, 6137.92 MHz, 6137.92 MHz, 6137.92 MHz, Grant Date: 02/08/2013, Expiration Date: 02/08/2023, Certifier: Daniel C Smith, Registrant: Cirbn, LLC, 200 W Front St, Ste 500a, Bloomington, IL 61702-3807, Phone: (309) 820-7321, Email:
  • STF (STANFORD), W Main St & N Division St (Lat: 40.434806 Lon: -89.220000), Type: Silo, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WQQY489,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz... (+19 more), Grant Date: 03/26/2013, Expiration Date: 03/26/2023, Certifier: Luke Pack, Registrant: Micronet Communications, Inc., 812 Lexington Dr, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 422-7200, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stanford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: DAN FASKING MAX (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 135DF , Serial Number: 1911, Year manufactured: 2017, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/2020, Certificate Issue Date: 07/16/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Dan M Fasking, 1425 E 1200 North Rd, Stanford, IL 61774
  • Aircraft: PENCE EDDIE F TERATORN TIERRA II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 94PW , Serial Number: 27, Airworthiness Date: 07/25/1994, Certificate Issue Date: 07/10/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Dan Fasking, Po Box 306, Stanford, IL 61774

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 8. The highest number of fire incidents - 17 took place in 2014, and the least - 4 in 2007. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Stanford, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (48.6%), and Outside Fires (38.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Stanford, IL
    • 6948.6%Structure Fires
    • 5538.7%Outside Fires
    • 1510.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 32.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Stanford, IL
Most common first names in Stanford, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1177.0 years
William1075.0 years
Robert772.6 years
Charles677.9 years
Harry576.0 years
James565.6 years
George583.6 years
Harold465.5 years
John482.0 years
Lucille489.2 years
Most common last names in Stanford, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sanders973.8 years
Nafziger783.0 years
Evans672.5 years
Naffziger689.5 years
Thomas571.4 years
Hilpert587.8 years
Smith570.4 years
Dossett485.8 years
Springer476.5 years
Genseal483.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Stanford, IL
  • 93.1%Utility gas
  • 5.9%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Stanford, IL
  • 86.5%Utility gas
  • 13.5%Electricity


Stanford compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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