Calumet Park, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 7,757 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.9%
 
Males: 3,967  (51.2%)
Females: 3,790  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

41.1 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60827.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,790 (it was $45,357 in 2000)
Calumet Park:

$47,790
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,066 (it was $18,283 in 2000)

Calumet Park village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $119,989 (it was $91,300 in 2000)
Calumet Park:

$119,989
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $318,646; detached houses: $328,836; townhouses or other attached units: $310,531; in 2-unit structures: $309,931; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $313,452; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $309,380; mobile homes: $43,489; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $660,183

Median gross rent in 2017: $826.

March 2019 cost of living index in Calumet Park: 100.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.5%
(15.3% for Black residents, 48.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.8% for other race residents, 66.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Calumet Park, IL (2010)
    • 6,89388.0%Black alone
    • 5366.8%Hispanic
    • 3224.1%White alone
    • 460.6%Two or more races
    • 240.3%Asian alone
    • 60.08%American Indian alone
    • 60.08%Other race alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Calumet Park, Illinois as of July 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Calumet Park is 331 to 1.


Crime rates in Calumet Park by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.5)
1
(12.8)
N/A
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(73.1)
3
(36.9)
3
(37.4)
4
(49.8)
2
(25.1)
8
(102.3)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
42
(511.8)
41
(504.7)
37
(460.7)
38
(473.4)
48
(601.5)
19
(243.1)
N/A
Assaults
(per 100,000)
41
(499.6)
48
(590.8)
27
(336.2)
20
(249.2)
18
(225.6)
43
(550.1)
N/A
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
106
(1,292)
53
(652.4)
75
(933.9)
50
(622.9)
60
(751.9)
67
(857.1)
N/A
Thefts
(per 100,000)
308
(3,753)
258
(3,176)
293
(3,648)
317
(3,949)
251
(3,145)
222
(2,840)
N/A
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
90
(1,097)
90
(1,108)
75
(933.9)
76
(946.8)
41
(513.8)
N/A44
(559.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(37.4)
2
(25.1)
1
(12.8)
N/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)664.6560.4571.2509.0490.2505.9506.3

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Illinois average:

2.71
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Ancestries: Polish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/02/1925

Elevation: 604 feet

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 7,010 people per square mile   (high).

Calumet Park, Illinois map

442 residents are foreign born (4.0% Latin America, 0.8% Africa).

This village:

5.3%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,696 (3.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,270 (3.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oak Lawn, IL (6.0 miles , pop. 55,245).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (12.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Blue Island, IL (1.1 miles ),
Riverdale, IL (1.5 miles ),
Merrionette Park, IL (1.5 miles ),
Dixmoor, IL (1.6 miles ),
Posen, IL (1.7 miles ),
Robbins, IL (1.7 miles ),
Harvey, IL (1.9 miles ),
Alsip, IL (2.0 miles )

Latitude: 41.67 N, Longitude: 87.66 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,624 (-31.6%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 175 (4.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 708

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $44,200
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $106,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Calumet Park, IL residents
Average permit cost in Calumet Park, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Illinois:

4.5%
Historical population in Calumet Park, IL
Historical housing units in Calumet Park, IL

Population change in the 1990s: +127 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in Calumet Park, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Truck transportation (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.4%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5.3%)
Most common occupations in Calumet Park, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)

Average climate in Calumet Park, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Calumet Park, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 98.6. This is worse than average.

City:

98.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.275. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.275
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.53
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 23.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.31. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.31
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0189. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0189
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Calumet Park-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.0 miles away from the Calumet Park village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the village center killed 33 people and injured 500 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Calumet Park-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 222.6 miles away from Calumet Park 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 197.1 miles away from the city 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 65.8 miles away from Calumet Park 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 254.5 miles away from Calumet Park 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 220.8 miles away from Calumet Park center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 213.8 miles away from Calumet Park 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).
Calumet Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Calumet Park:

  • BLUE ISLAND NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; BLUE ISLAND, IL)
  • MSMC HOME CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BLUE ISLAND, IL)
  • METROSOUTH MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; BLUE ISLAND, IL)
  • SSM HOSPICE AT ST FRANCIS BLUE ISLAND (Hospital, about 2 miles away; BLUE ISLAND, IL)
  • FMC - BLUE ISLAND DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; BLUE ISLAND, IL)
  • NIGHTENGALE OF CHICAGO INC. (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CHICAGO, IL)
  • BELHAVEN NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CHICAGO, IL)

Amtrak stations near Calumet Park:

  • 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.
  • 8 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.
  • 12 miles: SUMMIT (ARCHER & CENTER AVE.) . Services: 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 Calumet Park:

  • Saint Xavier University (about 5 miles; Chicago, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,576)
  • Chicago State University (about 5 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,352)
  • South Suburban College (about 5 miles; South Holland, IL; FT enrollment: 3,972)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College (about 5 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,110)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 7,497)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 5,044)
  • University of Chicago (about 10 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 11,506)

Public elementary/middle schools in Calumet Park:

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Library in Calumet Park:

  • CALUMET PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $209,511; Location: 1500 WEST 127TH STREET; 31,063 books; 279 audio materials; 849 video materials; 5 state licensed databases; 253 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Calumet Park: Calumet Park Public Library (A), Calumet Park Village Hall (B), Calumet Park Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Calumet Park include: Mount Calvary Lutheran Church (A), Pioneer Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Calumet Park include: Raceway Park (1), Troublemakers Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Fix A Flat On Wheels (12048 S Marshfield Ave).

Hotel: Best Western (12800 S Ashland Ave).

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

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

  • CALUMET PARK (Population served: 8,613, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This village:

2.7 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

69.0%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.6%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Calumet Park (2011 data):

  • BankFinancial, FSB: Calumet Park Branch at 1333 West 127th Street, branch established on 1996/08/15. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,586.4 mil, Deposits: $1,355.4 mil, headquarters in Olympia Fields, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices
  • Fifth Third Bank: Calumet Park Mb Branch at 13001 S Ashland Ave, branch established on 2007/12/17. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Calumet Park - Raceway Park Branch at 13023 S Ashland Avenue, branch established on 2004/04/30. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

For population 15 years and over in Calumet Park:

Marital status in Calumet Park, IL
  • Never married: 45.5%
  • Now married: 32.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Calumet Park:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Illinois average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Calumet Park
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Religion statistics for Calumet Park, IL (based on Cook County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Cook County:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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
Here:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

8.4%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cook County:

23.5%
State:

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

16.3%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Calumet Park:

45.4%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Calumet Park:

30.2
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Calumet Park:

18.6%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.8%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.6
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Calumet Park:

36.7%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.7%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.2%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Calumet Park, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 22$125,335$68,36510$7,722
Police - Other 7$24,132$41,36919$11,119
Water Supply 6$29,680$59,3603$4,894
Streets and Highways 6$24,170$48,3400$0
Other and Unallocable 2$6,789$40,7343$3,888
Parks and Recreation 1$3,969$47,62813$14,753
Local Libraries 1$2,269$27,2287$6,874
Firefighters 1$5,916$70,99245$61,579
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 13$7,773
Financial Administration 0$0 1$3,519
Transit 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 46$222,260$57,981114$122,121

Calumet Park government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Financial Administration: $168,000 ($21.66)
    General - Other: $21,000 ($2.71)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,454,000 ($445.28)
    Regular Highways: $1,695,000 ($218.51)
    Water Utilities: $1,570,000 ($202.40)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,499,000 ($193.24)
    General Public Buildings: $987,000 ($127.24)
    General - Other: $980,000 ($126.34)
    Financial Administration: $581,000 ($74.90)
    Parks and Recreation: $520,000 ($67.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $513,000 ($66.13)
    Sewerage: $285,000 ($36.74)
    Libraries: $244,000 ($31.46)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $170,000 ($21.92)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $574,000 ($74.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $519,000 ($66.91)
    Regular Highways: $144,000 ($18.56)
    Water Utilities: $128,000 ($16.50)
    Central Staff Services: $102,000 ($13.15)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,239,000 ($546.47)

Calumet Park government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $870,000 ($112.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $555,000 ($71.55)
    Sewerage: $451,000 ($58.14)
    Parks and Recreation: $101,000 ($13.02)
    Parking Facilities: $95,000 ($12.25)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $120,000 ($15.47)
    General Local Government Support: $71,000 ($9.15)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $257,000 ($33.13)
    General Revenue - Other: $241,000 ($31.07)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($0.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,600,000 ($206.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,981,000 ($255.38)
    Highways: $228,000 ($29.39)
  • Tax - Property: $5,910,000 ($761.89)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $487,000 ($62.78)
    Other Selective Sales: $471,000 ($60.72)
    Public Utilities Sales: $390,000 ($50.28)
    Other License: $285,000 ($36.74)

Calumet Park government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,694,000 ($1765.37)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,178,000 ($1698.85)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,653,000 ($470.93)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,137,000 ($404.41)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,317,000 ($814.36)

3.60% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($69,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.60%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,407 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from DuPage County, IL  0.46% ($77,836 average AGI)
from Lake County, IL  0.24% ($87,721)
from Will County, IL  0.24% ($52,993)


4.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($83,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,808 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.07%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to DuPage County, IL  0.56% ($81,685 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.32% ($62,155)
to Lake County, IL  0.29% ($95,396)
Businesses in Calumet Park, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Motel 61
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Advance Auto Parts1Shoe Carnival1
Burger King1Sprint Nextel1
Dunkin Donuts1Wendy's1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Calumet Park:

  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3 kW; OAK LAWN, IL; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, 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.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WBEE (1570 AM; 1 kW; HARVEY, IL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Calumet Park:

  • 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.)
  • WPWX (92.3 FM; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WXRT-FM (93.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Calumet Park:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
Calumet Park fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Calumet Park fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 29.7mTotal length
  • $4,479,000Total costs
  • 563,000Total average daily traffic
  • 29,926Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Calumet Park, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 91960-1969
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Calumet Park, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Calumet Park)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Calumet Park, IL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, 124th & Indiana Ave (Lat: 41.669472 Lon: -87.616972), Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WNTK534,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2194.40 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/1996, Expiration Date: 08/22/2001, Cancellation Date: 01/20/2002, Phone: (312) 322-6945
  • STATION, 124th And Indiana Ave (Lat: 41.669472 Lon: -87.616972), Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WNTQ754,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6775.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/1998, Expiration Date: 05/07/2008, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2000, Phone: (312) 322-6949
  • IL-CHI5659, 1331 S Ashland Ave (Lat: 41.626389 Lon: -87.662889), Type: Pole, Structure height: 42 m, Overall height: 42.5 m, Call Sign: WQLL360,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23225.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2010, Expiration Date: 03/01/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CH03XC196, 12055 S Paulina St (Lat: 41.674250 Lon: -87.663222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.1 m, Call Sign: WQPT714,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/14/2012, Expiration Date: 08/14/2022, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CALCOMM911, 12419 S. Ashland Ave (Lat: 41.667139 Lon: -87.660667), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WRCL882, Licensee ID: L00043340,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/05/2018, Expiration Date: 11/05/2028, Certifier: Gerald Corrigan, Registrant: Calumet Park Police Department, 12409 S Throop St, Calumet Park, IL 60827, Phone: (708) 385-9131, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA9MRY, Licensee ID: L01282053, Grant Date: 05/09/2007, Expiration Date: 07/29/2017, Certifier: Paul M O Dell, Registrant: Paul M O Dell, 12333 S Morgan, Calumet Park, IL 60643
  • Call Sign: KA9ULV, Grant Date: 12/29/1987, Expiration Date: 12/29/1997, Cancellation Date: 12/30/1999, Registrant: Edwinna G Fitzhugh, 12357 S Ashland Lot 84, Calumet Park, IL 60643
  • Call Sign: N9SDT, Previous Call Sign: KA9RML, Licensee ID: L00193003, Grant Date: 02/19/2013, Expiration Date: 05/11/2023, Certifier: Everett Wilkins, Registrant: Everett Wilkins, 12440 S Morgan St, Calumet Park, IL 60827-6225
  • Call Sign: N9SUZ, Licensee ID: L00634564, Grant Date: 02/07/2003, Expiration Date: 03/16/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2015, Registrant: Ross W Romine, 12748 May St, Calumet Park, IL 60643
  • Call Sign: NV9N, Licensee ID: L01313554, Grant Date: 08/13/2007, Expiration Date: 10/21/2017, Certifier: Nicholas Vlasvich, Registrant: Nicholas Vlasvich, 12634 S Paulina St, Calumet Park, IL 60827-5914
  • Call Sign: WB9LSI, Grant Date: 02/23/1988, Expiration Date: 02/23/1998, Cancellation Date: 02/24/2000, Registrant: James Chelikas, 12504 Honore St, Calumet Park, IL 60643

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$111,7375$89,14863$114,1518$21,2532$177,80510$82,095
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$135,5672$51,72517$107,3785$15,8440$01$42,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$123,28813$90,14862$114,07917$42,3421$5,470,5904$76,573
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$98,3863$102,22723$123,1495$85,4980$01$100,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$80,7530$010$122,2312$15,5100$01$83,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8212.00 , 8214.01, 8214.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$141,9101$106,720
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8212.00 , 8214.01, 8214.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Calumet Park, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Calumet Park, IL - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 57. The highest number of fire incidents - 136 took place in 2015, and the least - 6 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Calumet Park, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (61.7%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (21.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Calumet Park, IL
    • 60261.7%Structure Fires
    • 20921.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10110.3%Outside Fires
    • 646.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Calumet Park, IL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Calumet Park, Illinois:

  • Plaza Inn, 12710 S Ashland Ave, Calumet Park, Illinois 60643 , Phone: (708) 389-3440, Fax: (708) 389-9920
  • Best Western Chicago Southwest, 12800 S Ashland Ave, Calumet Park, Illinois 60827 , Phone: (708) 389-2600, Fax: (708) 389-8400
  • Super 8 Chicago Southwest, 12808 S Ashland Ave, Calumet Park, Illinois 60827 , Phone: (708) 385-9100, Fax: (708) 388-4999
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Calumet Park, Illinois
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Calumet Park, IL
  • 94.2%Utility gas
  • 4.3%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Solar energy
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Calumet Park, IL
  • 95.6%Utility gas
  • 4.4%Electricity


Calumet Park compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Calumet Park on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Southern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: information (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #22 (60827) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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