Cherry Valley, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 3,135 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +43.1%
Males: 1,626  (51.9%)
Females: 1,509  (48.1%)
Median resident age:  49.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61108, 61109, 61112.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,670 (it was $59,871 in 2000)
Cherry Valley:

$60,670
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,310 (it was $23,725 in 2000)

Cherry Valley village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $156,664 (it was $133,400 in 2000)
Cherry Valley:

$156,664
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $764.

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  • Races in Cherry Valley, IL (2010)

    Cherry Valley races chart
    • 2,69285.1%White alone
    • 1625.1%Hispanic
    • 1464.6%Asian alone
    • 892.8%Black alone
    • 611.9%Two or more races
    • 60.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.1%Other race alone
    • 20.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Cherry Valley: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.7%), United States (11.5%), Swedish (11.0%), Irish (10.7%), English (8.3%), Italian (6.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/29/1897

Elevation: 730 feet

Land area: 3.76 square miles.

Population density: 835 people per square mile   (low).

Cherry Valley,IL real estate house value index trend

Cherry Valley, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Cherry Valley:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cherry Valley village:

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 59.0%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

113 residents are foreign born (2.9% Asia, 1.6% Europe).

This village:

3.8%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Cherry Valley, Illinois as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Cherry Valley to the number of sex offenders is 3,143 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,873 (3.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,478 (3.1%)

Cherry Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (5.9 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (61.8 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (71.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rockford, IL (2.4 miles ), Belvidere, IL (2.5 miles ), New Millford, IL (2.6 miles ), Loves Park, IL (2.6 miles ), Timberlane, IL (2.9 miles ), Machesney Park, IL (3.0 miles ), Caledonia, IL (3.1 miles) , Monroe Center, IL (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 42.24 N, Longitude: 88.96 W

Area code: 815

Cherry Valley household income distribution Cherry Valley home values distribution

Crime rates in Cherry Valley 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 1111034200001
per 100,000 45.645.645.245.20.0134.6177.988.80.00.00.00.031.9
Robberies 33311461481014
per 100,000 136.9136.9135.545.245.0179.5266.944.4176.4350.6315.331.7127.5
Assaults 84442599711613
per 100,000 365.1182.6180.7180.990.0224.4400.4399.8308.843.831.5190.3414.4
Burglaries 22404020333327572520272525
per 100,000 1,004.11,825.71,806.7904.61,485.81,481.11,201.12,532.21,102.8876.4851.2792.9796.9
Thefts 460464464389444480486486397379361279309
per 100,000 20,995.021,177.520,957.517,593.819,991.021,544.021,619.221,590.417,512.116,608.211,380.88,848.79,850.2
Auto thefts 121717156117540349
per 100,000 547.7775.9767.8678.4270.1493.7311.4222.1176.40.094.6126.9286.9
Arson 0000000001200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.043.863.10.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 1149.71198.11185.7944.4995.91260.91328.41273.0943.5873.9648.7486.3644.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Cherry Valley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.76
Illinois average:

2.76

Cherry Valley tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.9%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +751 (+52.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Cherry Valley, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cherry Valley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the Cherry Valley village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 29.8 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.

Earthquake activity:

Cherry Valley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 268.0 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 54.0 miles away from Cherry Valley 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 243.1 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 300.7 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 266.8 miles away from Cherry Valley center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 256.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Winnebago County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cherry Valley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cherry Valley:

  • ABLE HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)
  • ROSEWOOD CARE CENTER OF ROCKFORD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)
  • VAN MATRE HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)
  • ALDEN ALMA NELSON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)
  • OSF HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)
  • FAIRVIEW NURSING PLAZA (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)
  • ALDEN GARDENS OF ROCKFORD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)

Amtrak stations near Cherry Valley:

  • 3 miles: ROCKFORD (7559 WALTON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: BELOIT (HWY. 75 & HWY. 51) - Bus Station . Services: call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plants near Cherry Valley:

  • 18 miles: Byron 1 and 2 in Byron, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cherry Valley:

  • Rock Valley College (about 6 miles; Rockford, IL; Full-time enrollment: 6,269)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 22 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 24 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • McHenry County College (about 31 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; FT enrollment: 4,886)
  • Elgin Community College (about 37 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 41 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 43 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)

Public elementary/middle school in Cherry Valley:

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Library in Cherry Valley:

  • CHERRY VALLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $1,007,541; Location: 755 EAST STATE STREET; 56,931 books; 14,185 e-books; 3,850 audio materials; 3,077 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 156 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Cherry Valley is located within Winnebago AND Boone Counties.

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Notable locations in Cherry Valley: Earl F Elliott Park and Golf Course (A), Valley Orchard (B), Cherry Valley Fire Protection District Station 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Cherryvale Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Cherry Valley include: Cherry Valley United Methodist Church (A), New Life Evangelical Lutheran Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Magic Waters (Water Parks & Slides; 7820 Cherryvale North Boulevard Ch).

Winnebago County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 78.6. This is about average.

City:

78.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

9.14

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

TAKE 20 (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-30-2010)

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

  • CHERRY VALLEY (Population served: 5,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOBIL EXPRESS (Population served: 125, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.0%
(2.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  66.6%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.3%
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: 0.1% of all households
23 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Cherry Valley compared to Illinois state average:

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

Banks with branches in Cherry Valley (2011 data):

  • Alpine Bank & Trust Co.: Cherry Valley Branch at 1972 Pawlish, branch established on 1974/04/16. Info updated 2009/07/22: Bank assets: $1,039.0 mil, Deposits: $928.9 mil, headquarters in Rockford, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Alpine Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Illinois average:

12.4

Cherry Valley travel time to work - commute Cherry Valley mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cherry Valley village (based on Winnebago County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic59,37316
Evangelical Protestant55,069149
Mainline Protestant28,60270
Black Protestant5,54418
Other4,62424
Orthodox1,2483
None140,806-
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: 53
Winnebago County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Winnebago County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 104
Winnebago County:

3.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 221
Here:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Winnebago County:

26.1%
Illinois:

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

15.9%
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 1$4,087$49,0440$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,672$70,0329$6,268
Police Protection - Officers 15$74,295$59,4362$841
Police - Other 1$2,241$26,8920$0
Streets and Highways 6$24,500$49,0000$0
Water Supply 2$8,750$52,5000$0
Totals for Government 27$125,545$55,79811$7,109

Cherry Valley government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $36,000 ($11.48)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,276,000 ($407.02)
    Police Protection: $1,164,000 ($371.29)
    Central Staff Services: $916,000 ($292.19)
    Water Utilities: $242,000 ($77.19)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($2.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $564,000 ($179.90)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $544,000 ($173.52)
    Water Utilities: $289,000 ($92.19)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,202,000 ($383.41)

Cherry Valley government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $505,000 ($161.08)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $195,000 ($62.20)
    Interest Earnings: $164,000 ($52.31)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $623,000 ($198.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,388,000 ($1080.70)
    Highways: $61,000 ($19.46)
  • Tax - NEC: $86,000 ($27.43)
    Property: $23,000 ($7.34)

Cherry Valley government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,914,000 ($3162.36)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $74,000 ($23.60)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,570,000 ($2733.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $905,000 ($288.68)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $513,000 ($163.64)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,585,000 ($824.56)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,125,000 ($677.83)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,000 ($0.32)

3.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,661 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.55%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($180 average AGI)
Winnebago County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Boone County, IL  0.43% ($36,191 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.40% ($28,890)
from Ogle County, IL  0.22% ($31,418)


4.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($302 average AGI)
Winnebago County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Boone County, IL  0.43% ($43,807 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.42% ($34,205)
to Rock County, WI  0.24% ($30,690)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cherry Valley:

  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNTA (1330 AM; 1 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WLUV (1520 AM; 1 kW; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: ANGELO JOSEPH SALVI)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cherry Valley:

  • WZOK (97.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; BELVIDERE, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W233AD (94.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYCH (106.3 FM; GENOA, IL; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • W289AB (105.7 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNIU (89.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNIJ (90.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; OREGON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • W220BL (91.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WDEK (92.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY RADIO, LIMITED)
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Cherry Valley:

  • WQFL-CA (Channel 8; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY VALUES ORGANIZATION, INC.)
  • WCFC-CA (Channel 51; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS OF CHICAGOLAND, INC.)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • W25CL (Channel 25; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WREX TELEVISION, LLC)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
Cherry Valley fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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

See more detailed statistics of Cherry Valley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cherry Valley)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 4167 Genoa Rd (Lat: 42.221417 Lon: -88.942889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 145 m, Call Sign: WPFI615
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.712 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/20/1999, Expiration Date: 08/20/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2001, Certifier: Charles Sadler
    Registrant: O Connor & Hannan LLP, 1919 Pennsylvania Ave Nw Ste 800, Washington, DC 20006, Fax: (202) 466-2198
  • 4167 Genoa Rd (Lat: 42.221417 Lon: -88.942889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 145 m, Call Sign: WPFI616
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.662 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/20/1999, Expiration Date: 08/20/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2001, Certifier: Charles Sadler
    Registrant: O Connor & Hannan LLP, 1919 Pennsylvania Ave Nw Ste 800, Washington, DC 20006, Fax: (202) 466-2198
  • 4167 Genoa Rd (Lat: 42.221417 Lon: -88.942889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 145 m, Call Sign: WPOX440
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.762 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/23/1999, Expiration Date: 08/23/2009, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2004, Certifier: Stan F Sech
    Registrant: Venable LLP, 575 7th Street Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 344-4653, Fax: (202) 344-8300, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 120 E State (Lat: 42.233917 Lon: -88.952611), Call Sign: KNBJ224
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.190 MHz, 154.265 MHz, 154.370 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/08/1996, Expiration Date: 10/10/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/10/2002
    Registrant: Cherry Valley Fire Prot Dist, Cherry Valley, IL 61016, Phone: (815) 332-5382
  • 120 E. State Street (Lat: 42.233917 Lon: -88.952611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WPZI238, Licensee ID: L00740660
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.190 MHz, 154.370 MHz, 154.265 MHz, 154.220 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/14/2004, Expiration Date: 07/14/2004, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2004, Certifier: Craig Wilt
    Registrant: Cherry Valley Fire Protection District, 120 E. State Street, Cherry Valley, IL 61016, Phone: (815) 332-5382, Fax: (815) 332-3159, Email:
  • Lat: 42.233917 Lon: -88.952611, Call Sign: WQBS360
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.830 MHz, 154.295 MHz, 153.837 MHz, 154.272 MHz, 154.287 MHz, 154.302 MHz, 154.190 MHz, 154.370 MHz, 154.265 MHz, 154.220 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/03/2004, Expiration Date: 12/03/2014, Certifier: Craig Wilt
    Registrant: Cherry Valley Fire Protection District, 120 E. State Street, Cherry Valley, IL 61016, Phone: (815) 378-7544, Fax: (815) 332-3159, Email:
  • Shirley Rd (Lat: 42.177694 Lon: -88.959361), Type: Upole, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQJK967
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.405 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/17/2008, Expiration Date: 10/17/2018, Certifier: Lt Brad Fitz
    Registrant: Kwik Kall Communications, 1008 Elm St, Rockford, IL 61102, Phone: (815) 964-7871, Fax: (815) 964-4505, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6 (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:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cherry Valley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cherry Valley)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$121,76014$112,51494$111,8515$13,9942$105,655
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$118,4501$122,22010$122,6110$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$154,2301$119,27021$125,6232$43,6101$5,380
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$137,7950$014$133,8470$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$91,9450$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0005.14 , 0037.10

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$117,2872$128,735
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$153,980
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$76,990
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$140,670
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0005.14 , 0037.10

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Cherry Valley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cherry Valley, IL
Most common first names in Cherry Valley, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2476.2 years
Mary1477.5 years
Harry1080.2 years
Helen1081.2 years
Robert1075.0 years
Edward977.0 years
Dorothy880.5 years
George872.6 years
Donald871.8 years
Walter878.9 years
Most common last names in Cherry Valley, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2179.6 years
Anderson1177.3 years
Carlson877.7 years
Vowles782.0 years
Peterson685.0 years
Smith672.7 years
Wilson679.5 years
Swenson579.2 years
Thompson578.8 years
Banks473.2 years

Businesses in Cherry Valley, IL

  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • Sears: 1
  • Walgreens: 1

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