Burnham, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 4,229 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.4%
 
Males: 2,026  (47.9%)
Females: 2,203  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  34.4 years
Illinois median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 60633.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,482 (it was $39,053 in 2000)
Burnham:

$46,482
IL:

$60,960

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,092 (it was $16,747 in 2000)

Burnham village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $103,550 (it was $89,400 in 2000)
Burnham:

$103,550
IL:

$186,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $304,630; Detached houses: $317,764; Townhouses or other attached units: $279,857; In 2-unit structures: $287,143; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $284,501; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $287,933; Mobile homes: $34,734; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $242,070

Median gross rent in 2016: $981.

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  • Races in Burnham, IL (2010)

    Burnham races chart
    • 2,58761.5%Black alone
    • 80519.1%Hispanic
    • 72917.3%White alone
    • 390.9%Two or more races
    • 210.5%Asian alone
    • 150.4%American Indian alone
    • 100.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Burnham: 101.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Polish (2.5%), Nigerian (1.9%), German (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/29/1907

Elevation: 585 feet

Land area: 1.86 square miles.

Population density: 2,277 people per square mile   (low).

Burnham,IL real estate house value index trend

Burnham, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Burnham:

  • High school or higher: 87.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Burnham village:

  • Never married: 54.4%
  • Now married: 25.3%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

451 residents are foreign born (8.6% Latin America, 1.9% Africa).

This village:

10.8%
Illinois:

13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Burnham, Illinois as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Burnham to the number of sex offenders is 419 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,247 (3.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,870 (3.3%)

Burnham satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hammond, IN (3.4 miles , pop. 83,048).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (15.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Calumet City, IL (1.2 miles ), Dolton, IL (1.6 miles ), Hammond, IN (1.9 miles ), South Holland, IL (1.9 miles ), Riverdale, IL (2.0 miles ), Whiting, IN (2.1 miles ), Phoenix, IL (2.1 miles ), East Chicago, IN (2.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,400
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,100
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $88,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.64 N, Longitude: 87.55 W

Burnham household income distribution Burnham home values distribution

Crime rates in Burnham by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 001000021210002
per 100,000 0.00.024.10.00.00.00.050.325.747.423.70.00.00.047.5
Rapes 221113162234100
per 100,000 48.048.024.124.424.574.325.0151.051.447.471.094.423.60.00.0
Robberies 337141013121512756507
per 100,000 71.972.0169.0341.3245.1322.0299.9377.5308.3165.9118.3141.5118.00.0166.3
Assaults 44264118272512142621113
per 100,000 95.995.948.3146.31,004.9445.9674.7629.2308.3331.847.3141.5495.8259.971.3
Burglaries 252515262522323841434637312027
per 100,000 599.5599.7362.2633.8612.7545.0799.6956.51,053.41,019.21,088.5872.8731.8472.5641.5
Theft 717142535568676880867598778152
per 100,000 1,702.61,703.01,014.21,292.11,348.01,684.41,674.21,711.62,055.52,038.41,774.72,311.91,817.81,913.51,235.4
Auto thefts 181827213020152126103925141118
per 100,000 431.7431.8652.0511.9735.3495.4374.8528.6668.0237.0922.9589.8330.5259.9427.7
Arson 001002100010000
per 100,000 0.00.024.10.00.049.525.00.00.00.023.70.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 232.9232.9256.1288.2449.8390.4397.8638.3456.1420.7370.1347.0303.8182.4287.7

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Crime rate in Burnham detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
Illinois average:

2.81
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +270 (+6.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (21%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (34%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Burnham, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Burnham-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the Burnham village center killed 33 people and injured 500 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burnham-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 220.9 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 195.5 miles away from Burnham 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 70.9 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 252.7 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 219.1 miles away from Burnham center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 304.8 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 (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burnham topographic map

Birthplace of: Joe Skalski - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Burnham:

  • COMPASSIONATE PROFESSIONAL HOME CARE, INC (2520 EAST STATE STREET)
  • BURNHAM HEALTHCARE (14500 SOUTH MANISTEE)
  • BURNHAM TERRACE (14500 SO MANISTEE)

Amtrak stations near Burnham:

  • 5 miles: HAMMOND-WHITING (HAMMOND, 1135 CALUMET 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.
  • 8 miles: HOMEWOOD (181 1ST ST. & PARK AVE.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: DYER (SHEFFIELD RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burnham:

  • South Suburban College (about 5 miles; South Holland, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,972)
  • Purdue University-Calumet Campus (about 6 miles; Hammond, IN; FT enrollment: 7,343)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College (about 6 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,110)
  • Chicago State University (about 7 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,352)
  • Prairie State College (about 9 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 4,050)
  • Saint Xavier University (about 10 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 3,576)
  • University of Chicago (about 11 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 11,506)

Public elementary/middle school in Burnham:

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Notable locations in Burnham: Burnham Woods Golf Course (A), Burnham Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Powder Horn Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers: Little Calumet River (A), Grand Calumet River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Burnham include: Burnham Park (1), Cottage Park (2). Display/hide their locations 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 2013 was 120. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

120
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.449. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.449
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 15.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.0
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.84. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.84
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0149. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0149
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 23.4%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.8% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.7% for other race residents, 10.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.7 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  69.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.9%
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: 0.5% of all households
307 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
301 people in nursing homes in 2000

Burnham, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Illinois average:

12.1

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

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Religion statistics for Burnham 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.9%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Burnham:

29.9
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Burnham:

20.5%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Burnham:

12.7%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Burnham:

6.7
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.6%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Burnham:

53.5%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.2%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Burnham, 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
Financial Administration 3$9,052$36,2080$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$44,261$66,39227$22,349
Water Supply 4$24,696$74,0880$0
Totals for Government 15$78,009$62,40727$22,349

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $818,000 ($193.43)
    Regular Highways: $511,000 ($120.83)
    Central Staff Services: $386,000 ($91.27)
    Water Utilities: $292,000 ($69.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $155,000 ($36.65)
    Fire Protection: $86,000 ($20.34)
    Sewerage: $49,000 ($11.59)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($2.84)
    Health Services - Other: $9,000 ($2.13)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $1,070,000 ($253.01)
    Benefit Payments: $72,000 ($17.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($3.55)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $685,000 ($161.98)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $59,000 ($13.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $44,000 ($10.40)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $131,000 ($30.98)
    From Local Government: $33,000 ($7.80)
    Local Employee Contribution: $28,000 ($6.62)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $7,000 ($1.66)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $247,000 ($58.41)
    Interest Earnings: $19,000 ($4.49)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $315,000 ($74.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $477,000 ($112.79)
    Highways: $123,000 ($29.08)
  • Tax - Property: $994,000 ($235.04)
    NEC: $136,000 ($32.16)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $354,000 ($83.71)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $9,000 ($2.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $155,000 ($36.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $133,000 ($31.45)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $75,000 ($17.73)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $760,000 ($179.71)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $215,000 ($50.84)

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 Burnham:

  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3 kW; OAK LAWN, IL; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WJOB (1230 AM; 1 kW; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: ST. GEORGE BROADCASTING, LLC, ROBERT J. MACCINI, RECEIVER)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burnham:

  • WPWX (92.3 FM; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WYCA (106.3 FM; LANSING, IL; Owner: DONTRON, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • 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 Burnham:

  • 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)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W18AT (Channel 18; GARY, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Burnham fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Burnham fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • $6,297,000Total costs
  • 11,900Total average daily traffic
  • 1,428Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,081Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Burnham)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4.4 Mi Ne Us-6 & 1-94 (Lat: 41.648083 Lon: -87.539500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 122 m, Call Sign: WPLA464
    Assigned Frequencies: 862.187 MHz, 862.237 MHz, 862.262 MHz, 862.387 MHz, 862.412 MHz, 862.437 MHz, 862.487 MHz, 862.587 MHz, 862.637 MHz, 862.662 MHz... (+53 more)Grant Date: 02/28/2012, Expiration Date: 02/06/2022, Certifier: Robin J CohenRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, 2nd Fl, Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 14101 Hoxie Ave (Lat: 41.638639 Lon: -87.560056), Call Sign: KEM606
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.890 MHz, 154.355 MHzGrant Date: 05/31/2012, Expiration Date: 08/25/2022Registrant: Miner Electronics, 500 45th Ave, Munster, IN 46321, Phone: (219) 924-1765, Fax: (219) 924-1768, Email:
  • 13830 Brainard Ave. (Lat: 41.640556 Lon: -87.535000), Call Sign: WQGP305, Licensee ID: L01246032
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.667 MHzGrant Date: 03/14/2007, Expiration Date: 03/14/2017, Certifier: Tracy ColemanRegistrant: Scrap Metal Services LLC, 13830 Brainard Ave., Burnham, IL 60633, Phone: (708) 730-1400, Fax: (703) 830-8710, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 150 Marble Street (Lat: 41.630583 Lon: -87.527833), Structure height: 160 m, Call Sign: KPH356
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.020 MHzGrant Date: 06/01/1987, Expiration Date: 08/01/2020Registrant: Crawford Broadcasting. Company, 2821 S. Parker Road, Suite 1205, Aurora, CO 80014, Phone: (303) 481-1800, Fax: (303) 433-0905, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KA9OOL, Licensee ID: L01324450, Grant Date: 09/18/2007, Expiration Date: 12/17/2017, Certifier: Ryder G Olsen, Registrant: Ryder G Olsen, 14015 Mackinaw, Burnham, IL 60633
  • Call Sign: KA9TUD, Licensee ID: L01000709, Grant Date: 04/05/2005, Expiration Date: 06/29/2015, Certifier: Richard A Provancal, Registrant: Richard A Provancal, 2826 E 138th Pl 17, Burnham, IL 60633
  • Call Sign: N9GDF, Licensee ID: L00836705, Grant Date: 09/14/2006, Expiration Date: 10/07/2016, Certifier: Michael V Bednarz, Registrant: Michael V Bednarz, 14407 Yates, Burnham, IL 60633

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: KOLB AIRCRAFT MARK III (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 102JY , Serial Number: 1135, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph C Yobbka, 3009 E 139th St, Burnham, IL 60633
  • Aircraft: KOLB AIRCRAFT MARK III (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 103JY , Serial Number: M301-00031, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 11/18/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph C Yobbka, 3009 E 139th Pl, Burnham, IL 60633
  • Aircraft: KOLB AIRCRAFT MARK III (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 104JY , Serial Number: M301-00017, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph C Yobbka, 3009 E 139th Pl, Burnham, IL 60633

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full 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 ORIGINATED9$104,6674$71,25036$108,6392$77,5005$70,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$09$121,8890$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$99,3334$46,50039$102,4876$10,3334$35,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$80,5000$020$110,6501$69,0001$57,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$124,0000$07$102,8571$14,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8257.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$01$85,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$77,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$92,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8257.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

BURNHAM (Population served: 4,170, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-14-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-28-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-17-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-13-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-28-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-03-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-03-2013)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Businesses in Burnham, IL

  • Cricket Wireless: 1

Burnham compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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