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Population (year 2000): 18,558. Estimated population in July 2005: 18,587 (+0.2% change)
Males: 9,007 (48.5%), Females: 9,551 (51.5%)

McDonough County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 23.2 years
Median household income: $25,994 (year 2000)
Median house value: $69,600 (year 2000)

Macomb, IL residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in Macomb:

  • White Non-Hispanic (87.5%)
  • Black (5.9%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Korean (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
  • Japanese (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (26.4%), Irish (15.6%), English (11.6%), United States (6.5%), Polish (4.2%), Italian (3.9%).

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Elevation: 705 feet

Land area: 9.8 square miles

Macomb,

For population 25 years and over in Macomb

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.4%
  • Unemployed: 16.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 12.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Macomb city

  • Never married: 49.3%
  • Now married: 37.7%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 5.9%

4.0% Foreign born (2.5% Asia, 0.6% Europe, 0.5% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -1,592 (-7.9%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: IA Davenport, (75.1 miles pop. 98,359).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louis, MO St. (130.2 miles pop. 348,189).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (226.8 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hope, IL (6.7 miles Good IL (8.0 miles Bardolph, IL (8.5 miles Colchester, Sciota, IL (8.7 miles) , IL (10.4 miles Industry, Tennessee, IL (11.7 miles) , IL (13.0 miles Bushnell, IL (14.7 miles Blandinsville,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $126,400
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $179,800

Latitude: 40.46 N, Longitude: 90.67 W

Area code: 309


Macomb, Illinois business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (39.1%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (13.2%), Retail trade (12.6%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,077 (+22.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 6,748 (81.1%)


 

Crime in Macomb by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 13 21 18 18 18 25
    per 100,000 70.1 113.2 97.0 97.0 97.0 134.7
Robberies 3 2 3 5 3 3
    per 100,000 16.2 10.8 16.2 26.9 16.2 16.2
Assaults 30 119 115 141 115 159
    per 100,000 161.7 641.2 619.7 759.8 619.7 856.8
Burglaries 95 135 126 109 126 111
    per 100,000 511.9 727.4 679.0 587.3 679.0 598.1
Thefts 450 334 275 326 275 246
    per 100,000 2424.8 1799.8 1481.8 1756.7 1481.8 1325.6
Auto thefts 12 30 15 13 15 9
    per 100,000 64.7 161.7 80.8 70.1 80.8 48.5
203.2 312.6 280.8 315.8 280.8 328.9


Average climate in Macomb, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Macomb-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 72% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/13/1995, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.5 miles away from the Macomb city center injured 45 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1964, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Macomb:
  • MC DONOUGH DISTRICT HOSPITAL (525 EAST GRANT STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Macomb:
  • SARAH D CULBERTSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 24 miles; RUSHVILLE, IL)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 31 miles; CARTHAGE, IL)
  • COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER OF WESTERN IL (about 32 miles; MONMOUTH, IL)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Macomb:
  • SOUTHEAST IOWA REGIONAL (about 38 miles; BURLINGTON, IA; ID: BRL)
  • QUINCY REGIONAL-BALDWIN FIELD (about 51 miles; QUINCY, IL; ID: UIN)
  • QUAD CITY INTL (about 68 miles; MOLINE, IL; ID: MLI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Macomb:
  • MACOMB MUNI (about 5 miles; MACOMB, IL; ID: MQB)
  • SCHUY-RUSH (about 25 miles; RUSHVILLE, IL; ID: 5K4)
  • MONMOUTH MUNI (about 32 miles; MONMOUTH, IL; ID: C66)

Amtrak station:
MACOMB (120 E. CALHOUN ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 6 $22,917 $45,834 0 $0
Financial Administration 4 $11,320 $33,960 1 $638
Other and Unallocable 2 $4,922 $29,532 2 $618
Water Supply 11 $38,034 $41,491 0 $0
Streets and Highways 12 $41,982 $41,982 2 $1,725
Fire - Other 0 $0   1 $795
Firefighters 19 $67,864 $42,861 0 $0
Police - Other 3 $7,127 $28,508 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 26 $91,832 $42,384 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 2 $7,851 $47,106 0 $0
Other Government Administration 11 $35,730 $38,978 11 $1,656
Totals for Government 96 $329,578 $41,197 17 $5,431


Colleges/Universities in Macomb:
  • WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 11,096; Location: 1 UNIVERSITY CIR; Public; Website: www.wiu.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • MCDONOUGH DISTRICT HOSPITAL (Location: 525 E GRANT ST; Public)
  • MIDWEST HORSESHOEING SCHOOL (Location: 2312 S MAPLE AVE; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Macomb:
  • ILLINOIS CENTRAL COLLEGE (about 69 miles; EAST PEORIA, IL; Full-time enrollment: 6,404)
  • AUGUSTANA COLLEGE (about 72 miles; ROCK ISLAND, IL; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • BLACK HAWK COLLEGE (about 72 miles; MOLINE, IL; FT enrollment: 3,891)
  • EASTERN IOWA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 74 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; FT enrollment: 4,180)
  • SAINT AMBROSE UNIVERSITY (about 75 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; FT enrollment: 2,310)
  • BRADLEY UNIVERSITY (about 75 miles; PEORIA, IL; FT enrollment: 5,262)
  • LINCOLN LAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 89 miles; SPRINGFIELD, IL; FT enrollment: 3,756)
Public high schools in Macomb:
  • MACOMB SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 694; Location: 1525 S JOHNSON RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • ACADEMY FOR SECONDARY EDUCATION (Students: 30; Location: 341 SOUTH JOHNSON; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MCDONOUGH CTY LRN CTR (Students: 7; Location: 341 SOUTH JOHNSON; Grades: 08 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Macomb:
  • LINCOLN ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 500; Location: 315 N BONHAM ST; Grades: KG - 03)
  • EDISON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 364; Location: 521 S PEARL ST; Grades: 03 - 06)
  • MACOMB JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 305; Location: 1525 S JOHNSON ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • MACARTHUR EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER (Students: 102; Location: 235 W GRANT ST; Grades: PK - PK)
  • PROJECT INSIGHT (Students: 44; Location: 330 N MACARTHUR; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • LAMOINE VALLEY AREA ED SYSTEM (Location: 130 S LFYETE STE200; Grades: 00 - 00)
Private primary/middle schools in Macomb:
  • ST. PAUL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 153; Location: 322 WEST WASHINGTON ST; Grades: PK - 6)
  • CALVARY BAPTIST CHRISTIAN ACAD (Students: 85; Location: 1315 MAPLE AVENUE; Grades: PK - 8)
Library in Macomb:
  • MACOMB P.L.D. (Operating income: $361,582; Location: 235 SOUTH LAFAYETTE STREET; 60,554 books; 2,453 audio materials; 225 video materials; 205 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Macomb: Camp Chic-A-Gami (A), Emmet Townhall (B).

Reservoir: Spring Lake (A).


Macomb compared to Illinois state average:
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Macomb:
  • WLRB (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WAIK (1590 AM; 5 kW; GALESBURG, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WTAD (930 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Macomb:
  • WIUM (91.3 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WKAI-FM (100.1 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W209AL (89.7 FM; MACOMB, ETC., IL; Owner: H.O.P.E. BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W213AH (90.5 FM; MACOMB, ETC., IL; Owner: H.O.P.E. BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJEQ (102.7 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: CENTRAL ILLINOIS BROADCASTING INC)
  • WIUS (88.3 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNLF (95.9 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: NANCY L. FOSTER)
  • WTND-LP (106.3 FM; MACOMB, IL; Owner: T AND D COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLMD (104.7 FM; BUSHNELL, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMQZ (104.1 FM; COLCHESTER, IL; Owner: COLCHESTER RADIO, INC.)
  • WKXQ (92.5 FM; RUSHVILLE, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Macomb:
  • WMEC (Channel 22; MACOMB, IL; Owner: W. CENTRAL ILLINOIS EDUC. TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KGWB-TV (Channel 26; BURLINGTON, IA; Owner: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)

 

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