Beach Park, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 13,787 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +36.9%
Males: 6,870  (49.8%)
Females: 6,917  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  38.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60083, 60087, 60099.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $65,674 (it was $56,553 in 2000)
Beach Park:

$65,674
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,982 (it was $23,803 in 2000)

Beach Park village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $158,321 (it was $135,700 in 2000)
Beach Park:

$158,321
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $327,511; Detached houses: $363,452; Townhouses or other attached units: $196,586; In 2-unit structures: $171,006; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $196,509; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $197,610; Mobile homes: $47,879; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $36,579

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,040.

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  • Races in Beach Park, IL (2013)

    Beach Park races chart
    • 7,77956.6%White alone
    • 3,50625.5%Hispanic
    • 1,42310.4%Black alone
    • 7265.3%Asian alone
    • 1981.4%Two or more races
    • 640.5%American Indian alone
    • 140.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Beach Park: 100.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.7%), Irish (11.3%), English (5.7%), Polish (4.1%), Italian (3.1%), Swedish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/22/1989

Elevation: 690 feet

Land area: 6.42 square miles.

Population density: 2,148 people per square mile   (low).

Beach Park,IL real estate house value index trend

Beach Park, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Beach Park:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Beach Park village:

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

2,127 residents are foreign born (11.1% Latin America).

This village:

15.5%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 39 registered sex offenders living in Beach Park, Illinois as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Beach Park to the number of sex offenders is 354 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $5,496 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,844 (3.3%)

Beach Park satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waukegan, IL (3.6 miles , pop. 87,901).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (41.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Zion, IL (1.4 miles ), Waukegan, IL (1.9 miles ), Wadsworth, IL (2.0 miles ), Winthrop Harbor, IL (2.1 miles ), Park City, IL (2.3 miles ), Gurnee, IL (2.4 miles ), Old Mill Creek, IL (2.6 miles ), North Chicago, IL (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $82,400
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2002: 163 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2003: 392 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2004: 149 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2005: 183 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2006: 114 buildings, average cost: $164,700
  • 2007: 59 buildings, average cost: $187,700
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $209,600
  • 2009: 37 buildings, average cost: $178,500
  • 2010: 23 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2011: 26 buildings, average cost: $174,200
  • 2012: 29 buildings, average cost: $199,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.42 N, Longitude: 87.85 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,738 (-41.8%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 177 (2.6%)

Beach Park household income distribution Beach Park home values distribution

Property values in Beach Park, IL

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.6%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +671 (+7.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Beach Park: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Beach Park, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Beach Park-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/28/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.8 miles away from the Beach Park village center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 19.1 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Beach Park-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 86% 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 274.7 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 249.2 miles away from Beach Park 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 85.9 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 306.9 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 273.1 miles away from Beach Park center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 222.4 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 Lake County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Beach Park topographic map

Birthplace of: Erik Darnell - Stock car racing driver.

Hospitals and medical centers near Beach Park:

  • GREENPATH HEALTH GROUP, LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • ARBOR VIEW NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • MIDWESTERN REGION MED CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • GROVE AT THE LAKE LIVING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • SHERIDAN HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • TERRACE NURSING HOME,THE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WAUKEGAN, IL)
  • ROLLING HILLS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ZION, IL)

Amtrak station near Beach Park:

  • 20 miles: STURTEVANT (2904 WISCONSIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beach Park:

  • College of Lake County (about 10 miles; Grayslake, IL; Full-time enrollment: 11,041)
  • Gateway Technical College (about 13 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 5,089)
  • Carthage College (about 14 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • University of Wisconsin-Parkside (about 16 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,843)
  • Oakton Community College (about 26 miles; Des Plaines, IL; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • Harper College (about 27 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)
  • Computer Systems Institute (about 27 miles; Skokie, IL; FT enrollment: 2,311)

Public elementary/middle schools in Beach Park:

Private elementary/middle school in Beach Park:

  • OUR LADY OF HUMILITY SCHOOL (Students: 259; Location: 10601 W WADSWORTH RD; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Beach Park, map of school districts: BEACH PARK COMMUNITY CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT 3, ZION-BENTON TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 126

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Notable locations in Beach Park: Greenshire Golf Course (A), Waukegan Fire Department Station 5 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Beach Park include: York House Church (A), Biblical Bible Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Benton Greenwood Cemetery (1), Pineview Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Beach Park: Bethel Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.246. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.246
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.11
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.38
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0105. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0105
U.S.:

0.0147

Drinking water stations with addresses in Beach Park and their reported violations in the past:

BEACH PARK (Address: 11270 WADSWORTH RD , Population served: 3,963, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
BEACH PARK NO.2 (Address: 11270 WADSWORTH RD , Population served: 3,435, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-24-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2012)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-08-2005), St BCA signed (SEP-30-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation
THUNDERHAWK GOLF COURSE DF 8TH TEE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Beach Park that have no violations reported:

  • MA & PAS CORNER STORE/JAYANT (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.7%
(5.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.6% for Black residents, 7.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.9 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  75.5%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.1%
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
141 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
8 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Beach Park compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Banks with branches in Beach Park (2011 data):

  • Bridgeview Bank Group: Beach Park Branch at 11411 West Wadsworth Road, branch established on 1998/12/21. Info updated 2011/03/16: Bank assets: $1,295.3 mil, Deposits: $1,172.3 mil, headquarters in Bridgeview, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Bridgeview Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Illinois average:

12.4

Beach Park travel time to work - commute Beach Park mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Beach Park village (based on Lake County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic211,38029
Evangelical Protestant84,501211
Mainline Protestant36,96776
Other33,82262
Black Protestant7,82416
Orthodox4,6108
None324,358-
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: 121
Lake County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Lake County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 174
Lake County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 457
Here:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.3%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lake County:

24.2%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.3%
State:

14.5%
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
Financial Administration 3$12,063$48,2521$2,878
Other Government Administration 5$16,950$40,6807$4,200
Streets and Highways 5$22,052$52,9250$0
Water Supply 2$8,780$52,6800$0
Totals for Government 15$59,845$47,8768$7,078

Beach Park government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $873,000 ($63.32)
    Water Utilities: $229,000 ($16.61)
    Financial Administration: $169,000 ($12.26)
    Sewerage: $129,000 ($9.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $97,000 ($7.04)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $77,000 ($5.58)
    General Public Buildings: $57,000 ($4.13)
    Central Staff Services: $43,000 ($3.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $37,000 ($2.68)
    Police Protection: $34,000 ($2.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $275,000 ($19.95)
    Regular Highways: $144,000 ($10.44)
    Central Staff: $137,000 ($9.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $19,000 ($1.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $554,000 ($40.18)

Beach Park government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $154,000 ($11.17)
    Sewerage: $115,000 ($8.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $19,000 ($1.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $167,000 ($12.11)
    General Revenue, NEC: $60,000 ($4.35)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $430,000 ($31.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,092,000 ($79.21)
    Highways: $290,000 ($21.03)
    All Other: $117,000 ($8.49)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $374,000 ($27.13)
    NEC: $237,000 ($17.19)
    Property: $21,000 ($1.52)

Beach Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,293,000 ($311.38)

4.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($67,314 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,101 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.08%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  1.77% ($70,503 average AGI)
from McHenry County, IL  0.33% ($44,150)
from Kenosha County, WI  0.19% ($39,059)


5.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($68,949 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,193 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.16%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  1.75% ($56,212 average AGI)
to McHenry County, IL  0.34% ($64,144)
to Kenosha County, WI  0.32% ($38,879)

Strongest AM radio stations in Beach Park:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKRS (1220 AM; 1 kW; WAUKEGAN, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WPJX (1500 AM; daytime; 0 kW; ZION, IL)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Beach Park:

  • WWDV (96.9 FM; ZION, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WXLC (102.3 FM; WAUKEGAN, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WIIL (95.1 FM; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 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.)
  • 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.)
  • 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 Beach Park:

  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, 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)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Beach Park)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 42.446944 Lon: -87.860000, Call Sign: WQNK229
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.362 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/01/2011, Expiration Date: 03/01/2021, Certifier: Gene Gross
    Registrant: Kp Electronics Inc, 415 Sargon Way, Suite F, Horsham, PA 19044, Phone: (215) 442-7460, Fax: (215) 442-7461, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Various Locations (Lat: 42.416667 Lon: -87.816722), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJA515
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.318 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/19/2010, Expiration Date: 08/29/2020
    Registrant: Village Of Beach Park, 11270 W Wadsworth Rd, Beach Park, IL 60099, Phone: (847) 746-1770, Fax: (847) 746-1797
  • IL-CHI0450, 37895 N Sheridan Rd (Lat: 42.411889 Lon: -87.824028), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.5 m, Overall height: 47.5 m, Call Sign: WQKZ936
    Assigned Frequencies: 23125.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/06/2009, Expiration Date: 11/06/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Spectrum Holdings Iii, LLC, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Route 131 & Yorkhouse Ave (Lat: 42.406667 Lon: -87.888111), Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: KNLR783
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.600 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/1997, Expiration Date: 08/18/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2005
    Registrant: Fiorio Communications Consulting, 10451 Twin Rivers Road Suite 207, Columbia, MD 21044, Phone: (301) 596-1000, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Beach Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: BOYCE THERON KITFOX SAFARI SER 5 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 137TB , Serial Number: S9503-0109, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Theron J Boyce, 10485 W Boyce Ln, Beach Park, IL 60087
  • Aircraft: GARRETT MICHAEL Q KOLB MARK 3 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 411MG , Serial Number: M3064, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 09/27/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Michael Q Garrett, 38014 N Geraghty Ave, Beach Park, IL 60087
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 61229 , Serial Number: 15070902, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/1969
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Carlos A Rivera, 38308 N Holdridge Ave, Beach Park, IL 60087, Other Owners: Ruth M Mendez
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7461W , Serial Number: 28-1367, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Donald F Smith, 12882 W Yorkhouse Rd, Beach Park, IL 60087
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4150 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8547K , Serial Number: 108-1547, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 07/03/1956
    Registrant (Individual): James A Gardner, 37370 Forest Dr, Beach Park, IL 60087
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 90971 , Serial Number: 331-73, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/1973
    Registrant (Individual): James A Gardner, 37370 Forest Dr, Beach Park, IL 60087

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED49$142,13516$112,743161$152,90911$30,2941$80,6504$123,6951$15,930
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$146,4982$59,15521$170,3772$56,0900$02$121,6301$14,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$149,0429$60,17783$167,05111$51,0520$04$139,1655$14,428
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN12$121,1482$151,26538$155,2831$42,2200$01$117,8900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$121,9200$014$168,3760$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8601.01 , 8604.00, 8606.00, 8617.01, 8619.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$148,1502$172,155
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$161,1905$163,304
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$92,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$163,940
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8601.01 , 8604.00, 8606.00, 8617.01, 8619.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Beach Park

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Beach Park, IL
Businesses in Beach Park, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
CVS1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
Dunkin Donuts1Walgreens1

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