Batavia, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 26,563 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.3%
 
Males: 12,871  (48.5%)
Females: 13,692  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

42.8 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60134, 60539.

Batavia Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $93,036 (it was $68,656 in 2000)
Batavia:

$93,036
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $46,667 (it was $27,783 in 2000)

Batavia city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $308,126 (it was $199,200 in 2000)
Batavia:

$308,126
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $317,868; detached houses: $333,075; townhouses or other attached units: $229,198; in 2-unit structures: $180,844; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $302,007; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $341,815

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,152.

March 2019 cost of living index in Batavia: 101.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.7%
(3.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.0% for Black residents, 19.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.7% for other race residents, 9.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Batavia, IL (2017)
    • 23,03986.1%White alone
    • 1,9767.4%Hispanic
    • 5572.1%Black alone
    • 5322.0%Two or more races
    • 3531.3%Asian alone
    • 490.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 120.04%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Batavia, Illinois as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Batavia is 1,905 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Batavia by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

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
(3.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(18.6)
5
(18.4)
7
(25.5)
10
(36.6)
5
(18.2)
3
(10.8)
4
(15.3)
6
(22.8)
0
(0.0)
6
(22.7)
4
(15.1)
3
(11.3)
7
(26.5)
9
(33.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(3.7)
3
(11.0)
3
(10.9)
4
(14.7)
4
(14.5)
34
(122.5)
18
(68.9)
6
(22.8)
1
(3.8)
5
(18.9)
7
(26.4)
3
(11.3)
6
(22.7)
5
(18.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
24
(89.2)
16
(58.9)
31
(113.1)
30
(109.9)
20
(72.7)
3
(10.8)
3
(11.5)
20
(76.0)
19
(72.0)
25
(94.5)
17
(64.2)
20
(75.3)
20
(75.7)
20
(75.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
73
(271.4)
81
(298.1)
118
(430.7)
101
(370.0)
70
(254.5)
56
(201.7)
59
(225.9)
61
(231.9)
42
(159.1)
23
(87.0)
21
(79.3)
15
(56.5)
8
(30.3)
21
(78.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
499
(1,855)
515
(1,895)
508
(1,854)
519
(1,902)
506
(1,840)
447
(1,610)
355
(1,359)
410
(1,558)
304
(1,151)
346
(1,308)
323
(1,220)
394
(1,484)
400
(1,514)
333
(1,251)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(66.9)
11
(40.5)
17
(62.0)
9
(33.0)
9
(32.7)
11
(39.6)
6
(23.0)
8
(30.4)
5
(18.9)
3
(11.3)
5
(18.9)
5
(18.8)
7
(26.5)
15
(56.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(14.9)
7
(25.8)
4
(14.6)
9
(33.0)
7
(25.5)
8
(28.8)
7
(26.8)
6
(22.8)
3
(11.4)
8
(30.3)
3
(11.3)
6
(22.6)
1
(3.8)
2
(7.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)132.4129.7155.6160.3127.5129.3107.2128.974.2102.188.792.3107.9107.8

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Batavia, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 47 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: German (14.4%), Irish (10.1%), American (8.3%), English (6.7%), Swedish (5.9%), Polish (5.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/03/1872

Elevation: 716 feet

Land area: 9.05 square miles.

Population density: 2,937 people per square mile   (average).

Batavia, Illinois map

1,379 residents are foreign born (2.1% Latin America, 1.5% Europe, 0.8% Asia).

This city:

5.2%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,682 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $7,122 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Aurora, IL (6.0 miles , pop. 142,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (32.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Geneva, IL (1.6 miles ),
North Aurora, IL (1.7 miles ),
St. Charles, IL (2.2 miles ),
West Chicago, IL (2.4 miles ),
Aurora, IL (2.5 miles ),
Warrenville, IL (2.5 miles ),
Prestbury, IL (2.7 miles ),
Wayne, IL (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 41.85 N, Longitude: 88.31 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Windmill City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,278 (+12.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,360 (25.0%)

Area code: 630

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 137 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 1998: 167 buildings, average cost: $219,600
  • 1999: 227 buildings, average cost: $212,100
  • 2000: 215 buildings, average cost: $225,600
  • 2001: 135 buildings, average cost: $236,200
  • 2002: 187 buildings, average cost: $229,800
  • 2003: 189 buildings, average cost: $233,600
  • 2004: 144 buildings, average cost: $250,500
  • 2005: 103 buildings, average cost: $319,100
  • 2006: 51 buildings, average cost: $404,100
  • 2007: 25 buildings, average cost: $476,000
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $507,400
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $468,500
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $496,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $350,500
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $349,500
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $363,000
  • 2014: 22 buildings, average cost: $290,700
  • 2015: 16 buildings, average cost: $461,700
  • 2016: 16 buildings, average cost: $450,100
  • 2017: 11 buildings, average cost: $379,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Batavia, IL residents
Average permit cost in Batavia, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Illinois:

4.5%
Historical population in Batavia, IL
Historical housing units in Batavia, IL

Population change in the 1990s: +6,152 (+34.7%).
Most common industries in Batavia, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.4%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.1%)
  • Machinery (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.8%)
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
  • Social assistance (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Batavia, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Computer specialists (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Top executives (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.5%)
  • Top executives (5.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
  • Engineers (4.1%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)

Average climate in Batavia, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 86.4. This is about average.

City:

86.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 17.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.853. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.853
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 23.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0176. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0176
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Batavia-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the Batavia city center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Batavia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% 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 235.9 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 210.5 miles away from Batavia 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 40.6 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, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 268.4 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) earthquake occurred 234.4 miles away from Batavia center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 225.4 miles away from Batavia 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 Kane County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Batavia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Batavia:

  • BATAVIA REHABILITATION AND HEALTH CARE CENTER (520 FABYAN PARKWAY)
  • COVENANT HLTH CR CTR-BATAVIA (831 NORTH BATAVIA AVENUE)
  • FMC - WEST BATAVIA (2580 WEST FABYAN PARKWAY)

Amtrak stations near Batavia:

  • 10 miles: NAPERVILLE (E. 4TH & ELLSWORTH AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: PLANO (MAIN ST. WEST OF CENTER ST.)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Batavia:

  • Aurora University (about 7 miles; Aurora, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,596)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 9 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • North Central College (about 10 miles; Naperville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,860)
  • Wheaton College (about 12 miles; Wheaton, IL; FT enrollment: 2,948)
  • Elgin Community College (about 12 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Benedictine University (about 12 miles; Lisle, IL; FT enrollment: 5,694)
  • College of DuPage (about 13 miles; Glen Ellyn, IL; FT enrollment: 18,910)

Public high school in Batavia:

Public elementary/middle schools in Batavia:

Private elementary/middle schools in Batavia:

  • IMMANUEL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 290, Location: 950 HART RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • MONTESSORI ACADEMY (Students: 74, Location: 595 S RIVER ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Library in Batavia:

  • BATAVIA PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $3,000,316; Location: 10 SOUTH BATAVIA AVENUE; 185,285 books; 12,309 audio materials; 10,702 video materials; 13 local licensed databases; 16 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 278 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Batavia Public Library District is now located at 10 S. Batavia Ave., Batavia, IL 60510. Move took place in 2002. added by bataviacitizen

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Batavia: Batavia Wastewater Treatment Facility (A), Batavia Fire Department Station 1 (B), Tri - City Ambulance - Batavia 1 (C), Batavia City Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Batavia include: Batavia Landmark United Methodist Church (A), Bethany Lutheran Church (B), Calvary Episcopal Church (C), Congregational Church of Batavia (D), Evangelical Covenant Church (E), Faith Church of the Brethren (F), First Baptist Church (G), Fox Valley Christian Church (H), Holy Cross Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Westside Cemetery (1), West Batavia Cemetery (2), East Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Batavia include: Braeburn Marsh County Forest Preserve (1), Beach Park (2), Memorial Field (3), Quarry Park (4), Highlands Park (5), Prairie Lathem Park (6), Washington Park (7), Vanburen Park (8), Walnut Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Batavia Park District - Museum Facility (155 Houston Street) (1), Funway Ultimate Entertainment Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1335 South River Street) (2), Headin' for Home Sports Emporiu (1241 North Raddant Road) (3), 1st Place Travel (Tours & Charters; 28 North Island Avenue) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Kane County Government - COURTS-16th Judicial Circuit- Family Court Scheduling- SC & LM Schedu (301 West Fabyan Parkway) (1), Kane County Government - Court Services Dept- Diagnostic Center (757 East Fabyan Parkway) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: John Mauer - College basketball coach, Craig Sager - Television sports announcer, Dan Issel - Basketball player, Pat Bergeson - Guitarist, Charlie Briggs - Baseball player, Kenneth Allan Anderson - (born 1949), football player.

Kane 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 Batavia and their reported violations in the past:

BATAVIA (Population served: 26,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-19-2003), St BCA signed (APR-15-2004), St Public Notif received (SEP-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-12-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-12-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-19-2003), St BCA signed (APR-15-2004), St Public Notif received (SEP-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-13-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-13-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-19-2003), St BCA signed (APR-15-2004), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-10-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-31-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-19-2003), St BCA signed (APR-15-2004), St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-31-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-19-2003), St BCA signed (APR-15-2004), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2006), St Public Notif requested (APR-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-11-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-19-2003), St BCA signed (APR-15-2004), St Compliance achieved (JAN-30-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-11-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-08-2006)
  • 6 other older health violations
LIPPOLD PARK (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.3%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.0%
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: 0.3% of all households
148 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
9 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Batavia in 2000:

  • 295 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 186 people in nursing homes
  • 59 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with most branches in Batavia (2011 data):

  • Old Second National Bank: Old Second Batavia Branch at 1078 East Wilson Street, branch established on 1986/12/22; East Batavia Branch at 1991 West Wilson Street, branch established on 2006/03/03. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $1,939.3 mil, Deposits: $1,741.1 mil, headquarters in Aurora, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Old Second Bancorp, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Randall at 5 North Randall Road, branch established on 1991/07/20; Batavia Avenue at 130 South Batavia Avenue, branch established on 1973/01/02. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Windmill Place Branch at 185 South Randall Road, branch established on 1991/02/09; Harris Bk Batavia Na Branch at 155 West Wilson Street, branch established on 1891/10/01. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • First State Bank: Batavia Branch at 18 East Wilson Street, branch established on 1998/03/17; West Wilson Batavia Branch at 1978 West Wilson, branch established on 2011/11/18. Info updated 2011/02/28: Bank assets: $751.6 mil, Deposits: $619.5 mil, headquarters in Mendota, IL, positive income, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Tri-County Financial Group, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Batavia Branch at 825 North Randall Road, branch established on 2005/10/27. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • TCF National Bank: Batavia Jewel Branch #2240 at 119 Randall Road, branch established on 1998/01/30. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • MB Financial Bank, National Association: Holmsted Community Service Mobile Br at 700 West Fabyan, branch established on 2007/08/06. Info updated 2010/04/27: Bank assets: $9,792.4 mil, Deposits: $7,757.4 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 93 total offices, Holding Company: Mb Financial, Inc
  • Fifth Third Bank: Batavia Branch at 165 West Wilson Street, branch established on 1909/01/01. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Batavia - Randall And Fabyan Bkg. Ct at 899 North Randall Road, branch established on 2005/10/31. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Batavia:

Marital status in Batavia, IL
  • Never married: 25.1%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

For population 25 years and over in Batavia:

  • High school or higher: 95.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 52.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Illinois average:

12.2

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Batavia:

(Batavia, Illinois Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Batavia, IL (based on Kane County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic155,39128
Evangelical Protestant50,728184
Mainline Protestant36,57672
Other19,74430
Black Protestant3,67910
Orthodox1,6302
None247,521-
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: 80
Kane County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 27
Kane County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 97
Kane County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 294
Kane County:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

7.2%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.2%
Illinois:

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

15.1%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Batavia:

49.4%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.9%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.3%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.4%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Batavia:

35.4%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Batavia:

56.4%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.1%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Batavia, 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 39$137,999$42,4611$796
Firefighters 22$81,520$44,46533$18,206
Financial Administration 18$53,663$35,7755$6,391
Streets and Highways 17$41,805$29,5091$284
Electric Power 16$62,698$47,0247$9,649
Water Supply 12$36,227$36,2270$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 11$34,619$37,7663$4,750
Sewerage 6$18,910$37,8201$1,116
Police - Other 5$11,026$26,4624$5,354
Other Government Administration 1$1,127$13,5240$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,288$27,4560$0
Totals for Government 148$481,882$39,07255$46,546

Batavia government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,425,000 ($128.94)
    General - Other: $1,877,000 ($70.66)
    Water Utilities: $920,000 ($34.63)
    Sewerage: $751,000 ($28.27)
    Police Protection: $486,000 ($18.30)
    Financial Administration: $143,000 ($5.38)
    Central Staff Services: $125,000 ($4.71)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $43,948,000 ($1654.48)
    Police Protection: $8,236,000 ($310.06)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,105,000 ($192.18)
    Central Staff Services: $5,046,000 ($189.96)
    Regular Highways: $3,541,000 ($133.31)
    Water Utilities: $3,002,000 ($113.01)
    Sewerage: $2,849,000 ($107.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,017,000 ($38.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $108,000 ($4.07)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $15,120,000 ($569.21)

Batavia government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,805,000 ($180.89)
    Other: $496,000 ($18.67)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $22,000 ($0.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $246,000 ($9.26)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,727,000 ($65.02)
    Fines and Forfeits: $213,000 ($8.02)
    Interest Earnings: $167,000 ($6.29)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $52,623,000 ($1981.06)
    Water Utilities: $4,430,000 ($166.77)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $8,269,000 ($311.30)
    Highways: $699,000 ($26.31)
    Other: $697,000 ($26.24)
  • Tax - Property: $7,455,000 ($280.65)
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,893,000 ($146.56)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,795,000 ($142.87)
    Other Selective Sales: $634,000 ($23.87)
    Other License: $324,000 ($12.20)

Batavia government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,202,000 ($1551.10)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $37,656,000 ($1417.61)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,117,000 ($983.21)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,570,000 ($849.68)

Batavia government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $49,957,000 ($1880.70)

6.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($76,434 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($284 average AGI)
Kane County:

0.01%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cook County, IL  1.97% ($55,835 average AGI)
from DuPage County, IL  1.42% ($132,588)
from McHenry County, IL  0.45% ($56,017)


6.78% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($63,423 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,313 average AGI)
Kane County:

0.20%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cook County, IL  1.40% ($51,932 average AGI)
to DuPage County, IL  0.95% ($55,548)
to McHenry County, IL  0.52% ($55,231)
Businesses in Batavia, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2New Balance1
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Advance Auto Parts1Office Depot1
Arby's1OfficeMax1
Baskin-Robbins1Panda Express1
Burger King1Panera Bread1
Buybuy BABY1Papa John's Pizza1
Caribou Coffee1Pier 1 Imports1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Pizza Hut1
Circle K1RadioShack1
Curves1Sam's Club1
DHL1Sears1
Discount Tire1Starbucks1
Domino's Pizza1Steak 'n Shake1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway3
Ethan Allen1T-Mobile3
FedEx5T.G.I. Driday's1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Taco Bell1
GNC1Target1
Hobby Lobby1Trader Joe's1
Jewel-Osco1U-Haul1
Jimmy John's1UPS6
Kohl's1Verizon Wireless1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Walmart1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
Menards1White Castle1

Strongest AM radio stations in Batavia:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSPY (1480 AM; 1 kW; GENEVA, IL)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WBIG (1280 AM; 1 kW; AURORA, IL; Owner: BIG BROADCASTING COMAPNY, INC.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Batavia:

  • WERV-FM (95.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WJKL (94.3 FM; ELGIN, IL; Owner: ELGIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WNND (100.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF CHICAGO)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Batavia:

  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W54BE (Channel 54; SUGAR GROVE, IL; Owner: WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WOCH-LP (Channel 28; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-28, L.L.C.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSPY-LP (Channel 30; PLANO, IL; Owner: WSPY-TV, INC.)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Batavia fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 12.5mTotal length
  • 94,725Total average daily traffic
  • 7,610Total average daily truck traffic
  • 125,398Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 68 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Batavia)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Batavia, IL)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 154 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Batavia)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Batavia)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 27 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED57$213,63179$231,075820$211,25313$131,52916$164,419
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$247,9707$178,25749$215,4672$48,6403$127,803
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$205,6629$242,353142$300,3618$109,2553$200,780
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$216,0936$223,27294$224,5664$151,4604$128,595
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$206,3202$200,19526$217,9962$36,5000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8525.00 , 8527.00, 8528.01, 8528.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$249,78917$237,170
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$236,5659$242,904
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$246,2305$242,320
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$208,6502$285,545
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8525.00 , 8527.00, 8528.01, 8528.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Batavia, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Batavia, IL - Value

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 fire incidents per year is 87. The highest number of reported fires - 135 took place in 2005, and the least - 23 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Batavia, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (55.8%), and Outside Fires (26.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Batavia, IL
    • 83055.8%Structure Fires
    • 39526.6%Outside Fires
    • 1459.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1177.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Batavia, IL
Most common first names in Batavia, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John14477.6 years
Mary11980.6 years
Robert10074.8 years
William9175.6 years
Ruth6883.0 years
Helen6785.4 years
George6377.2 years
James6273.2 years
Dorothy6182.7 years
Carl6081.2 years
Most common last names in Batavia, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson15682.2 years
Anderson13081.4 years
Carlson6379.3 years
Nelson5981.3 years
Miller4080.1 years
Peterson3581.1 years
Benson3284.6 years
Smith2878.4 years
Larson2881.9 years
Swanson2680.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Batavia, IL
  • 93.7%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Batavia, IL
  • 64.9%Utility gas
  • 32.7%Electricity
  • 1.5%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Batavia compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Batavia on our top lists:

  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in unknown juvenile institutions (population 1,000+)"
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  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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