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A Taste of Moline, Illinois

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT MOLINE?

  1. Moline is a city located in Rock Island County, Illinois, United States, with a population of 43,977 in 2010.

  2. In the mid-1990s, the city undertook major efforts to revitalize its central business district, which had declined after suburban growth and retail changes after the 1950s and 1960s. Today, Moline's downtown again serves as one of the civic and recreational hubs of the Quad Cities; many events take place at the 12,000-seat i wireless Center (formerly known as The MARK of the Quad Cities) and at John Deere Commons. Downtown Moline features hotels such as Radisson and Stoney Creek Inn, and commercial areas such as Bass Street Landing and the historic 5th Avenue.

  3. The median income for a household in the city was $47,970, and the median income for a family was $59,292. Males had a median income of $36,586 versus $24,711 for females. The per capita income for the city was $26,710. About 3.1% of families and 4.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.1% of those under age 18 and 2.1% of those age 65 or over.

  4. The Moline Park & Recreation Department maintains 18 parks (taking up 728 acres) in addition to various other recreational facilities and cemeteries. Moline's noteworthy parks include Riverside Park, home to the Riverside Family Aquatic Center and to a busy baseball and tennis complex; Prospect Park, home to the Quad City Music Guild; and the Green Valley Sports Complex. The Department also maintains the Ben Butterworth Parkway, a four-mile -long scenic trail along the Mississippi River running between downtown Moline to the west and East Moline to the east. The Channel Cat Water Taxi and the Celebration Belle, a non-gaming excursion riverboat built in the 19th century style, both dock along the Parkway.

Radio Stations:
KALA 88.5 FM Davenport, IA St. Ambrose University Variety
WGVV (LPFM) 92.5 FM Rock Island, IL Urban Contemporary
WYEC 93.9 FM Cambridge, IL Easy Listening
WLKU 98.9 FM Rock Island, IL Christian Contemporary
KBEA 99.7 FM Muscatine, IA Top-40
KUUL 101.3 FM East Moline, IL Oldies
K291BP (KALA) 106.1 FM Variety
KJOC 1170 AM Davenport, IA Oldies
WFXN 1230 AM Moline, IL Sports
WOC 1420 AM Davenport, IA Talk

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Demographics of Moline, Illinois

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

88.4%

3.1%

0.2%

6.5%

5.25%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Moline, Illinois

     
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Businesses in Moline, Illinois


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BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. New Image Georgette African Hair Braiding & Weaving -  Category: Hair Salons -   3215 Avenue of the Cities, Moline, IL. (309) 738-4460  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Ryan's -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   3710 39th Avenue Dr, Moline, IL 61265 (309) 764-3565   - (reviews)

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TremRecords


I was born,and raised in Rock Island,IL. In the early 80's, I was a band member of Midnight Express Showband & Nukut. This is my first digital cd Funklicious, which represents Old School/New School flavor.......a taste of midwest R&B/Funk, hope you enjoy.

Moline, IL
http://reverbnation.com/tremrecords

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CHURCHES



  1. New Journey AME Church -  1222 7th Avenue, Moline, IL 61265 (309) 762-8170

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