Cicero, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 84,354 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.5%
 
Males: 41,246  (48.9%)
Females: 43,108  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  28.3 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60804.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,232 (it was $38,044 in 2000)
Cicero:

$37,232
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,473 (it was $12,489 in 2000)

Cicero town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $114,800 (it was $120,200 in 2000)
Cicero:

$114,800
IL:

$169,600

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

Median gross rent in 2013: $835.

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  • Races in Cicero, IL (2013)

    Cicero races chart
    • 75,27889.3%Hispanic
    • 6,7348.0%White alone
    • 2,3052.7%Black alone
    • 3140.4%Asian alone
    • 2320.3%Two or more races
    • 190.02%American Indian alone
    • 150.02%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cicero: 102.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (3.1%), Polish (2.4%), Irish (1.8%), German (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/28/1867

Elevation: 606 feet

Land area: 5.85 square miles.

Population density: 14,429 people per square mile   (very high).

Cicero,IL real estate house value index trend

Cicero, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Cicero:

  • High school or higher: 56.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cicero town:

  • Never married: 39.1%
  • Now married: 45.6%
  • Separated: 4.4%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

35,742 residents are foreign born (41.4% Latin America).

This town:

42.5%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 52 registered sex offenders living in Cicero, Illinois as of May 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Cicero to the number of sex offenders is 1,618 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,202 (3.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,751 (3.3%)

Cicero satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (4.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Berwyn, IL (1.2 miles ), Stickney, IL (1.5 miles ), Forest View, IL (1.7 miles ), Riverside, IL (1.7 miles ), Oak Park, IL (1.8 miles ), Forest Park, IL (1.8 miles ), North Riverside, IL (1.9 miles ), Lyons, IL (2.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $58,200
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $58,200
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $58,200
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $58,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.85 N, Longitude: 87.76 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -13,872 (-16.5%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 4,789 (15.0%)

Area code: 708

Cicero household income distribution Cicero home values distribution

Crime rates in Cicero by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 7713811859111532
per 100,000 8.28.315.79.613.39.86.211.214.01.25.93.62.4
Rapes 1818792682845614613181420
per 100,000 21.021.48.4110.782.234.255.675.958.415.421.416.623.8
Robberies 150150130140164159180189151157183162144
per 100,000 175.2178.0156.6168.5198.2194.3222.3235.0191.8186.6217.1192.4171.1
Assaults 138138137140117151162169191162173167156
per 100,000 161.2163.8165.0168.5141.4184.5200.1210.2242.6192.5205.2198.3185.4
Burglaries 816816607719728725666619704668711503384
per 100,000 953.1968.5731.1865.2879.9886.1822.5769.8894.0793.9843.4597.4456.3
Thefts 1,2051,2051,4751,3951,2091,0441,0751,3211,1051,0421,2251,0441,171
per 100,000 1,407.41,430.21,776.51,678.71,461.21,275.91,327.61,642.71,403.21,238.41,453.11,239.81,391.6
Auto thefts 920920460446395355342317271257285283245
per 100,000 1,074.61,091.9554.0536.7477.4433.9422.3394.2344.1305.4338.1336.1291.2
Arson 1010210202727211237221621
per 100,000 11.711.92.412.024.233.033.326.115.244.026.119.025.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 345.7351.3300.9383.5357.7306.5325.6366.6345.7252.4295.3249.6235.9

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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 Cicero detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 180 (157 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Illinois average:

3.28
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +18,122 (+26.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Cicero, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.5 miles away from the Cicero town center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cicero-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 234.8 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 209.3 miles away from Cicero 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 64.7 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 266.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 233.1 miles away from Cicero center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 225.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cook County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Birthplace of: F. A. Nettelbeck - Poet, Harry Trotsek - Horse trainer, John Edward Robinson - (born 1943), convicted serial killer, Ray Apolskis - Football player, Steve Slivinski - Football player, Chuck Apolskis - Player of football, Ed Kawal - Football player, George Cisar (actor) - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Cicero:

  • MEDICAL CITY HOME HEALTH CORPORATION (1907 S CICERO AVENUE)
  • ALDEN TOWN MANOR REHAB AND HCC (6120 WEST OGDEN)
  • CEDAR POINTE REHAB AND NURSING (5825 WEST CERMAK ROAD)
  • WESTSHIRE RETIREMENT AND HEALTHCARE CTR (5825 W CERMAK ROAD)

Amtrak stations near Cicero:

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

Colleges/Universities in Cicero:

  • Morton College (Full-time enrollment: 3,236; Location: 3801 S Central Ave; Public; Website: www.morton.edu)
  • Bell Mar Beauty College (FT enrollment: 161; Location: 5717 W. Cermak Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.bellmar.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Cicero:

  • Concordia University-Chicago (about 5 miles; River Forest, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,944)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College (about 5 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 5,494)
  • Dominican University (about 6 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 2,971)
  • University of Illinois at Chicago (about 6 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 23,703)
  • Triton College (about 7 miles; River Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 8,817)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (about 7 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 7,497)
  • Illinois Institute of Technology (about 7 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 5,450)

Public high schools in Cicero:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Cicero:

Private elementary/middle schools in Cicero:

  • OUR LADY OF CHARITY SCHOOL (Students: 262, Location: 3620 S 57TH CT, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST FRANCES OF ROME SCHOOL (Students: 250, Location: 1401 S AUSTIN BLVD, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Cicero

Library in Cicero:

  • CICERO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,468,733; Location: 5225 WEST CERMAK ROAD; 111,262 books; 5,195 audio materials; 3,794 video materials; 18 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 489 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Cicero: Hawthorne Yard (A), Sportsmans Park Racetrack (B), Cicero Fire Department Station 3 (C), Cicero Fire Department Station 2 (D), Cicero Fire Department Station 1 (E), Cicero Public Library (F), Cicero Paramedic Services of Illinois (G), Metro Paramedic Services (H), Cicero Townhall (I), Jedlica Performing Arts Center (J), Henry J Vals Gymnasium (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cicero include: Evangelical Spiritual Church (A), Cicero Bible Church (B), Saint Anthony Catholic Church (C), Wesley United Methodist Church (D), Berean Bible Student's Church (E), Bethany Tabernacle (F), Cicero Pentecostal Church of Christ (G), Clement Presbyterian Church (H), Faith Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Cicero include: North Warren Park (1), Kolar Park (2), Drexel Park (3), Parkholme (4), Athletic Field (5), Warren Park (6), Hawthorne Park (7), West Morton Park (8), Manor Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Cindy Lyn Motel (5029 West Ogden Avenue).

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 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.341. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.341
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.5
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.12. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.12
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0163. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0163
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.0%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.6% for Black residents, 23.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.2% for American Indian residents, 21.0% for other race residents, 31.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  3.8 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  80.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.3%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Cicero in 2010:

  • 173 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
190 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Cicero, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Cicero (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Cicero Du Branch, Cicero Branch, Cermak & Cicero Branch. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Metrobank: Cicero Branch, Cicero Branch, Ogden Branch. Info updated 2011/04/14: Bank assets: $800.5 mil, Deposits: $711.8 mil, headquarters in Berwyn, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Metropolitan Bank Group, Inc.
  • Fifth Third Bank: 2500 Center Branch at 2500 South Cicero Avenue, branch established on 1907/05/11; Cicero Branch at 6018 West Cermak Road, branch established on 1962/05/18. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Little Village - 24th And Cicero Ave at 2337 South Cicero Avenue, branch established on 2007/09/28; Cicero/Cermack Branch at 5801 West Cermak, branch established on 1989/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Guaranty Bank: 3039 S Cicero Ave Branch at 3039 S Cicero Ave, branch established on 2006/11/09. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Cicero at 5830 West 35th Street, branch established on 1929/01/01. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Firstmerit Bank, National Association: Cicero Branch at 5310 West Cermak Road, branch established on 2000/10/23. Info updated 2010/05/17: Bank assets: $14,420.6 mil, Deposits: $11,497.6 mil, headquarters in Akron, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 213 total offices, Holding Company: Firstmerit Corporation
  • Central Federal Savings and Loan Association: Central Federal Savings And Loan Ass at 5953 W Cermak Road, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $182.1 mil, Deposits: $160.8 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 3 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Cicero Branch at 4765 West Cermak Rd, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

19.1
Illinois average:

12.4

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

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Neighborhood in Cicero (Cicero, Illinois Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Cicero town (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:

44.8%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.7%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Cicero:

28.3
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cicero:

24.1%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cicero:

10.2%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.4%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Cicero:

53.5%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Cicero:

81.2%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cicero, IL Residents
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 22$120,595$65,7790$0
Other Government Administration 28$133,264$57,11381$61,352
Judicial and Legal 3$12,521$50,0840$0
Police Protection - Officers 150$1,059,668$84,7736$8,614
Police - Other 40$139,546$41,8640$0
Firefighters 69$511,382$88,9360$0
Fire - Other 2$6,093$36,5580$0
Correction 9$24,121$32,1610$0
Streets and Highways 52$179,707$41,4710$0
Welfare 32$88,883$33,3310$0
Health 7$28,085$48,1460$0
Solid Waste Management 57$195,790$41,2190$0
Sewerage 9$43,147$57,5290$0
Parks and Recreation 9$37,691$50,2550$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 8$34,986$52,4790$0
Water Supply 22$70,656$38,5400$0
Local Libraries 22$52,299$28,5270$0
Other and Unallocable 62$198,305$38,3820$0
Totals for Government 603$2,936,739$58,44387$69,966

Cicero government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $18,714,000 ($221.85)
    Regular Highways: $7,885,000 ($93.48)
    General: $7,020,000 ($83.22)
    General Public Buildings: $74,000 ($0.88)
    Fire Protection: $31,000 ($0.37)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $13,451,000 ($159.46)
    Fire Protection: $7,896,000 ($93.61)
    Regular Highways: $7,775,000 ($92.17)
    General - Other: $7,611,000 ($90.23)
    Water Utilities: $5,777,000 ($68.49)
    Sewerage: $2,480,000 ($29.40)
    General Public Buildings: $2,440,000 ($28.93)
    Central Staff Services: $2,297,000 ($27.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,800,000 ($21.34)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,427,000 ($16.92)
    Libraries: $1,260,000 ($14.94)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,127,000 ($13.36)
    Financial Administration: $883,000 ($10.47)
    Health Services - Other: $852,000 ($10.10)
    Welfare - Other: $329,000 ($3.90)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $503,574,000 ($5969.77)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $38,083,000 ($451.47)
    Benefit Payments: $3,191,000 ($37.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,840,000 ($57.38)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Water Utilities: $3,112,000 ($36.89)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $849,000 ($10.06)
    Police Protection: $252,000 ($2.99)
    Fire Protection: $114,000 ($1.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $112,000 ($1.33)
    Regular Highways: $75,000 ($0.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000 ($0.59)
    Welfare - Other: $42,000 ($0.50)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $26,109,000 ($309.52)

Cicero government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,085,000 ($36.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,917,000 ($22.73)
    All Other: $793,000 ($9.40)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $91,822,000 ($1088.53)
    From Local Government: $12,563,000 ($148.93)
    Local Employee Contribution: $353,000 ($4.18)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $268,000 ($3.18)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $8,256,000 ($97.87)
    Interest Earnings: $977,000 ($11.58)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $7,959,000 ($94.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $12,699,000 ($150.54)
    Highways: $2,430,000 ($28.81)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,232,000 ($14.61)
    All Other: $276,000 ($3.27)
  • Tax - Property: $32,107,000 ($380.62)
    NEC: $7,937,000 ($94.09)
    Public Utilities: $5,005,000 ($59.33)
    Total General Sales: $3,349,000 ($39.70)

Cicero government finances - Debt in 2004 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $93,815,000 ($1112.16)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $89,705,000 ($1063.44)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,110,000 ($48.72)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $16,000,000 ($189.68)

Cicero government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $43,919,000 ($520.65)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $146,046,000 ($1731.35)
    Total Federal Securities: $85,725,000 ($1016.25)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $19,907,000 ($235.99)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $7,762,000 ($92.02)

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 Cicero:

  • 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.)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WCEV (1450 AM; 1 kW; CICERO, IL; Owner: MIGALA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVON (1450 AM; 1 kW; CICERO, IL; Owner: MIDWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPNA (1490 AM; 1 kW; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: ALLIANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cicero:

  • 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.)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,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.)
  • WRTE (90.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: MEXICAN FINE ARTS CENTER MUSEUM)

TV broadcast stations around Cicero:

  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING 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.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Cicero fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 213m699ftTotal length
  • $23,432,000Total costs
  • 388,025Total average daily traffic
  • 43,325Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 81900-1909
  • 41950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Cicero, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cicero)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Cicero, IL)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

69 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cicero)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: RANS AIRCRAFT S12XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 166LS , Serial Number: 02020942, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 10/23/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Jorge Gonzalez, 3514 S Central Ave, Cicero, IL 60804
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 77834 , Serial Number: 3561, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald J Noel, 5140 W 21st Pl, Cicero, IL 60650

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED176$121,21681$91,654277$153,72229$44,8628$240,87534$96,6180$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED27$119,1119$118,11154$149,1116$17,0001$173,0004$95,5000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED69$128,71049$101,000392$155,67356$56,4294$471,25028$127,7501$5,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN31$115,8399$127,44497$165,5578$48,7500$05$139,6000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS15$119,8677$115,00075$160,1332$27,5001$528,0007$106,4290$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 13 tracts in Cicero, IL

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 12 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$75,9006$176,8330$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$180,9297$167,5711$119,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$171,6671$81,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$110,0002$147,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$129,0004$205,5000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

SLOVENIAN CULTURAL CENTER (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-11-2007)

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

  • CICERO (Population served: 83,100, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 324
  • Hazardous Condition: 374
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Cicero

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cicero, IL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Cicero, Illinois:

  • Karavan Motel, 1620 S Cicero Ave, Cicero, Illinois 60650 , Phone: (708) 656-4220
  • Cindy Lyn Motel, 5029 W Ogden Ave, Cicero, Illinois 60804 , Phone: (708) 656-1730, Fax: (630) 985-7300
  • Shamrock Motel, 1212 S Cicero Ave, Cicero, Illinois 60804 , Phone: (708) 656-6670
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Cicero, Illinois
Most common first names in Cicero, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12877.2 years
Mary11082.5 years
Joseph10680.7 years
Robert8270.3 years
Frank8079.2 years
Edward7378.6 years
Helen7182.8 years
James7072.8 years
Anna5787.5 years
William5377.2 years
Most common last names in Cicero, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rodriguez2275.4 years
Garcia1867.1 years
Martinez1665.4 years
Hernandez1669.0 years
Smith1568.6 years
Ramirez1572.1 years
Lopez1370.3 years
Johnson1277.0 years
Miller1174.1 years
Gonzalez1077.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (95%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Cicero, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's2
Advance Auto Parts2Menards1
AutoZone1Nike2
Baskin-Robbins2OfficeMax1
Blockbuster1Panda Express1
Burger King2Payless2
CVS1Pizza Hut1
ColorTyme1Popeyes1
Cricket Wireless7RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts5Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
FedEx3Sam's Club1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sprint Nextel1
Foot Locker1Starbucks1
GameStop1Subway3
H&R Block3Taco Bell1
Home Depot1Target1
IHOP1U-Haul4
KFC1UPS5
Kroger1Walgreens1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets1White Castle1

Cicero compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Cicero on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Manufacturing (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Production occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Production occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with fewest building permits per 10,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest cost per building permit (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Doctorate degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material moving occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having professional degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Material moving occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 50,000+"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 50,000+"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest house values disparities (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the largest decrease or smallest increase in house/condo value from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Administrative and support and waste management services (population 50,000+)"
  • #62 (60804) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Czech first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #91 (60804) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Polish first ancestries (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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