Berkeley, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 5,237 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.2%
 
Males: 2,657  (50.7%)
Females: 2,580  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60163, 60164.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,754 (it was $58,984 in 2000)
Berkeley:

$61,754
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,225 (it was $24,334 in 2000)

Berkeley village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $161,084 (it was $137,800 in 2000)
Berkeley:

$161,084
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $271,740; Detached houses: $289,664; Townhouses or other attached units: $245,879; In 2-unit structures: $219,304; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $264,262; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $239,756; Mobile homes: $26,256; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $50,705

Median gross rent in 2013: $950.

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  • Races in Berkeley, IL (2013)

    Berkeley races chart
    • 1,80834.5%White alone
    • 1,63231.1%Hispanic
    • 1,46227.9%Black alone
    • 2043.9%Asian alone
    • 1132.2%Two or more races
    • 260.5%Other race alone
    • 70.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Berkeley: 102.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (9.7%), Italian (9.4%), Irish (8.5%), Polish (3.6%), English (2.4%), United States (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 08/24/1925

Elevation: 670 feet

Land area: 1.39 square miles.

Population density: 3,760 people per square mile   (average).

Berkeley,IL real estate house value index trend

Berkeley, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Berkeley:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Berkeley village:

  • Never married: 30.3%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

927 residents are foreign born (10.6% Latin America, 3.2% Asia, 1.9% Europe).

This village:

17.7%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Berkeley, Illinois as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Berkeley to the number of sex offenders is 1,308 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $5,158 (3.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,991 (2.7%)

Berkeley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oak Park, IL (6.2 miles , pop. 52,524).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (12.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Hillside, IL (1.0 miles ), Elmhurst, IL (1.3 miles ), Bellwood, IL (1.3 miles ), Northlake, IL (1.4 miles ), Stone Park, IL (1.4 miles ), Westchester, IL (1.6 miles ), Melrose Park, IL (1.7 miles ), Broadview, IL (1.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $87,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $33,300
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $136,400
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $195,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $271,600
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $284,700
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $287,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.89 N, Longitude: 87.91 W

Berkeley household income distribution Berkeley home values distribution

Crime rates in Berkeley by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000010312001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.020.00.060.820.441.70.00.019.1
Robberies 3224125519804
per 100,000 57.238.138.577.719.840.0100.9101.320.4187.5153.10.076.4
Assaults 6141464455735108
per 100,000 114.4266.9269.3116.679.079.9100.9101.3142.562.595.7191.1152.8
Burglaries 14292923192215172815131714
per 100,000 266.9552.9557.8446.8375.3439.5302.6344.3569.9312.5248.8324.8267.3
Thefts 9491918177745671108100697275
per 100,000 1,792.21,735.01,750.31,573.41,520.81,478.21,129.71,437.82,198.22,083.31,320.61,375.61,432.1
Auto thefts 8223735544313
per 100,000 152.538.138.558.3138.359.9100.9101.381.483.357.419.157.3
Arson 1000000100021
per 100,000 19.10.00.00.00.00.00.020.30.00.00.038.219.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 148.4183.2184.8151.4124.8144.3130.0196.7192.8222.7145.6122.3155.4

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Crime rate in Berkeley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 18 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Illinois average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.5%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +110 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Berkeley, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Berkeley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.8 miles away from the Berkeley village 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 10.9 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Berkeley-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 237.6 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 212.1 miles away from Berkeley 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 59.0 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 269.8 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 235.9 miles away from Berkeley center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 228.1 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 Cook County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Berkeley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Berkeley:

  • RENAISSANCE AT HILLSIDE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; HILLSIDE, IL)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HLTH CARE AND HOS (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; HILLSIDE, IL)
  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE SERVICES (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HILLSIDE, IL)
  • ELMHURST OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; ELMHURST, IL)
  • LEYDEN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NORTHLAKE, IL)
  • THC CHICAGO INC DBA KINDRED HOSP CHGO (Hospital, about 2 miles away; NORTHLAKE, IL)
  • FMCNA - NORTH AVENUE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; MELROSE PARK, IL)

Amtrak stations near Berkeley:

  • 6 miles: LA GRANGE ROAD (LA GRANGE, 25 W. BURLINGTON AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: SUMMIT (ARCHER & CENTER AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: CHICAGO (225 S. CANAL ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Berkeley:

  • Elmhurst College (about 3 miles; Elmhurst, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,364)
  • Triton College (about 5 miles; River Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 8,817)
  • Dominican University (about 5 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 2,971)
  • Concordia University-Chicago (about 6 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 3,944)
  • Chamberlain College of Nursing-Illinois (about 8 miles; Addison, IL; FT enrollment: 8,977)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College (about 9 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 8,683)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Illinois Inc (about 9 miles; Glendale Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 2,281)

Public elementary/middle schools in Berkeley:

See full list of schools located in Berkeley, map of school districts: BERKELEY SCHOOL DISTRICT 87, PROVISO TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 209

Library in Berkeley:

  • BERKELEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $340,465; Location: 1637 NORTH TAFT AVENUE; 41,607 books; 1,495 audio materials; 1,941 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 63 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Berkeley: Berkeley Fire Department (A), Berkeley Public Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Berkeley include: Church of Christ (A), Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Old Settlers Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cook 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 108. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

108
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.255. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.255
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 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 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.11
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0105. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0105
U.S.:

0.0147

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

  • BERKELEY (Population served: 5,209, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.2%
(3.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.7% for Black residents, 7.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.4% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.9 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.2%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
7 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Berkeley, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Berkeley compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.

Banks with branches in Berkeley (2011 data):

  • Republic Bank of Chicago: Berkeley Branch at 5500 St. Charles Road, branch established on 1966/07/26. Info updated 2010/04/26: Bank assets: $1,360.1 mil, Deposits: $1,129.5 mil, headquarters in Oak Brook, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Republic Bancorp Co.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: St. Charles Road / Berkeley at 5401 St Charles Road, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Illinois average:

12.4

Berkeley travel time to work - commute Berkeley mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (90%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Berkeley village (based on Cook County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,947,223376
Evangelical Protestant432,9751,484
Other312,636403
Mainline Protestant202,114630
Black Protestant148,895395
Orthodox53,27666
None2,097,556-
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: 1,460
Cook County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 23
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 490
Cook County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 806
Cook County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3,516
Here:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cook County:

23.5%
Illinois:

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

16.3%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$2,921
Other Government Administration 5$23,464$56,3149$6,678
Police Protection - Officers 15$97,496$77,9973$5,496
Police - Other 4$16,454$49,36210$8,789
Firefighters 1$4,233$50,79648$66,677
Streets and Highways 4$19,824$59,4720$0
Local Libraries 2$10,140$60,84016$19,465
Totals for Government 31$171,611$66,43087$110,026

Berkeley government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,533,000 ($292.72)
    Water Utilities: $994,000 ($189.80)
    Central Staff Services: $928,000 ($177.20)
    Fire Protection: $445,000 ($84.97)
    Regular Highways: $401,000 ($76.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $270,000 ($51.56)
    Libraries: $206,000 ($39.34)
    Financial Administration: $105,000 ($20.05)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($2.67)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($1.34)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $1,984,000 ($378.84)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $393,000 ($75.04)
    Benefit Payments: $208,000 ($39.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $99,000 ($18.90)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $50,000 ($9.55)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,060,000 ($393.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($1.34)

Berkeley government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $300,000 ($57.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $219,000 ($41.82)
    Sewerage: $166,000 ($31.70)
    Parking Facilities: $24,000 ($4.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $207,000 ($39.53)
    Local Employee Contribution: $84,000 ($16.04)
    From Local Government: $37,000 ($7.07)
    From Other Government: $4,000 ($0.76)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $86,000 ($16.42)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $173,000 ($33.03)
    Interest Earnings: $38,000 ($7.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,084,000 ($206.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $879,000 ($167.84)
    Highways: $351,000 ($67.02)
    All Other: $6,000 ($1.15)
  • Tax - Property: $1,898,000 ($362.42)
    Public Utilities: $408,000 ($77.91)
    NEC: $99,000 ($18.90)

Berkeley government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $110,000 ($21.00)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,015,000 ($384.76)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,180,000 ($225.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,510,000 ($288.33)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $351,000 ($67.02)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,334,000 ($254.73)
    Water Utilities: $110,000 ($21.00)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $52,000 ($9.93)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $1,469,000 ($280.50)
    Total Federal Securities: $1,147,000 ($219.02)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,947,000 ($371.78)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $38,000 ($7.26)

3.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.54%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($558 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from DuPage County, IL  0.42% ($46,315 average AGI)
from Will County, IL  0.23% ($40,173)
from Lake County, IL  0.23% ($56,212)


3.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,782 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.93%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,216 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.07%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to DuPage County, IL  0.47% ($56,473 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.26% ($47,918)
to Lake County, IL  0.23% ($70,503)

Strongest AM radio stations in Berkeley:

  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WJJG (1530 AM; daytime; 2 kW; ELMHURST, IL; Owner: JOSEPH J. GENTILE, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WPNA (1490 AM; 1 kW; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: ALLIANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Berkeley:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WMBI-FM (90.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WRSE (88.7 FM; ELMHURST, IL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES, ELMHURST COLLEGE)
  • 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 Berkeley:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, 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.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
Berkeley fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Berkeley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 38Number of bridges
  • 319m1,047ftTotal length
  • $6,639,000Total costs
  • 2,176,918Total average daily traffic
  • 160,493Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 331950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 31990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Berkeley, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Berkeley)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 41.893111 Lon: -87.903361, Call Sign: WQOD763
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.812 MHz, 456.487 MHz, 457.312 MHz, 457.987 MHz, 452.312 MHz, 467.512 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/23/2011, Expiration Date: 08/23/2021, Certifier: Grant Sabo
    Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • STATION, 6161 Butterfield Rd (Lat: 41.872250 Lon: -87.919778), Structure height: 11.6 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WNTC232
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/19/2012, Expiration Date: 10/27/2022
    Registrant: Dupage Water Commission, 600 E. Butterfield Rd., Elmhurst, IL 60126, Phone: (630) 834-0100, Email:
  • .33 Mi S Int Us 20 & S Rr Ave (Lat: 41.900028 Lon: -87.914222), Overall height: 67.1 m, Call Sign: WNTZ777
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/01/1995, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/31/2000
    Registrant: B & R Consultants Inc., 13360 S. Cliffside Dr., Mulino, OR 97042-9636, Phone: (503) 632-3135, Fax: (503) 632-3142, Email:
  • BERKLEY MAS, Proviso Yard 301 Lake St (Lat: 41.900000 Lon: -87.914167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: WPQN771
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.318 MHz, 941.318 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/21/2010, Expiration Date: 06/28/2020, Certifier: Paul E Davis
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 280-6565, Email:
  • PROVISO MAS, Proviso Yard 301 Lake St (Lat: 41.900000 Lon: -87.914167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: WPUR280
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.418 MHz, 941.418 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/30/2012, Expiration Date: 04/17/2022, Certifier: Brad G Zielie
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 280-6565, Email:
  • CHI0321, 5819 Electric Ave (Lat: 41.883056 Lon: -87.920139), Type: Pole, Structure height: 27.4 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQFV207, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 23175.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/11/2006, Expiration Date: 10/11/2016, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.
    Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • CH14750A, 5819 Electric Ave (Lat: 41.883056 Lon: -87.920139), Type: Pole, Structure height: 36.5 m, Overall height: 38.7 m, Call Sign: WQPR780, Licensee ID: L00127664
    Assigned Frequencies: 21325.0 MHz, 21475.0 MHz, 21325.0 MHz, 21475.0 MHz, 21325.0 MHz, 21475.0 MHz, 21325.0 MHz, 21475.0 MHz, 21325.0 MHz, 21475.0 MHz... (+4 more)
    Grant Date: 07/31/2012, Expiration Date: 07/31/2022, Certifier: Dan Menser
    Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • BERKELEY, 301 West Lake St. Proviso Yard (Lat: 41.900000 Lon: -87.914167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: KCT52
    Assigned Frequencies: 959.250 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 6805.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/06/2010, Expiration Date: 02/15/2020
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-301 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 114EL , Serial Number: 32-8106096, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 04/11/2001
    Registrant (Corporation): Naperville Flying Club, C/O Paul Hendrickson / 1501 Herbert Ave, Berkeley, IL 60163
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3008U , Serial Number: 28-7990333, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 02/19/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Naperville Flying Club Inc, C/O Paul Hendrickson / 1501 Herbert Ave, Berkeley, IL 60163
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 79955 , Serial Number: 17258282, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 05/12/1969
    Registrant (Corporation): Naperville Flying Club, C/O Paul Hendrickson / 1501 Herbert Ave, Berkeley, IL 60163
  • Aircraft: NORTH AMERICAN NAVION (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 91677 , Serial Number: NAV-4-424, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/10/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Chloe C Berg, 5508 Bohlander Ave, Berkeley, IL 60163
  • Aircraft: BEECH 35-A33 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9348Y , Serial Number: CD-256, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/1960
    Registrant (Corporation): Naperville Flying Club, C/O Paul Hendrickson / 1501 Herbert Ave, Berkeley, IL 60163
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9636V , Serial Number: 17264416, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 11/26/1974
    Registrant (Corporation): Naperville Flying Club, C/O Paul Hendrickson / 1501 Herbert Ave, Berkeley, IL 60163

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 ORIGINATED22$155,3235$169,20261$177,7760$03$224,063
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$89,2151$73,06012$164,9720$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$148,7442$73,45038$167,5638$54,5101$42,300
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$181,1252$144,20512$151,9621$160,7402$116,520
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$011$184,8641$115,3600$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8168.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$02$277,6450$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$268,9300$01$135,360
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$186,8900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8168.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 13

Incident types - Berkeley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Berkeley, IL
Most common first names in Berkeley, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4973.7 years
Joseph4674.7 years
Mary4076.2 years
William3872.6 years
James3167.9 years
Helen2379.2 years
George2373.1 years
Dorothy2274.5 years
Robert2169.8 years
Frank2072.6 years
Most common last names in Berkeley, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown867.7 years
Smith770.7 years
Johnson680.7 years
Larocca566.6 years
Moore576.2 years
Verhaeghen568.0 years
Keller475.0 years
Mccarthy481.7 years
Miller482.5 years
Rubino471.5 years
Businesses in Berkeley, IL
NameCountNameCount
Cricket Wireless2McDonald's1
Curves1Sprint Nextel1
Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
FedEx1True Value1
H&R Block1UPS1
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