Countryside, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 5,964 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.5%
 
Males: 2,967  (49.7%)
Females: 2,997  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

43.7 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60525.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,653 (it was $45,469 in 2000)
Countryside:

$54,653
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $37,942 (it was $25,449 in 2000)

Countryside city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $242,918 (it was $172,200 in 2000)
Countryside:

$242,918
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: $992.

March 2019 cost of living index in Countryside: 104.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.0%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 79.9% for Black residents, 19.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Countryside, IL (2010)
    • 4,60878.2%White alone
    • 96616.4%Hispanic
    • 1793.0%Black alone
    • 861.5%Asian alone
    • 450.8%Two or more races
    • 70.1%Other race alone
    • 30.05%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Countryside, Illinois as of October 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Countryside is 1,187 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Countryside by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.2)
0
(0.0)
5
(87.8)
5
(84.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(51.3)
7
(120.0)
4
(68.5)
4
(68.8)
4
(69.0)
1
(17.6)
8
(135.3)
2
(33.8)
4
(66.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(137.5)
12
(207.1)
3
(52.7)
1
(16.9)
6
(101.3)
0
(0.0)
7
(116.4)
4
(67.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
17
(290.4)
13
(222.9)
8
(137.1)
22
(378.1)
18
(310.6)
9
(158.0)
20
(338.2)
22
(371.4)
13
(217.3)
8
(133.0)
9
(151.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
257
(4,391)
158
(2,710)
80
(1,371)
279
(4,795)
272
(4,694)
219
(3,843)
224
(3,788)
205
(3,461)
151
(2,524)
181
(3,009)
186
(3,126)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(256.3)
11
(188.6)
7
(119.9)
10
(171.9)
15
(258.8)
10
(175.5)
9
(152.2)
13
(219.5)
9
(150.5)
11
(182.9)
12
(201.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)231.8175.194.6293.9326.8264.8299.0212.4148.3167.6170.2

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City-data.com crime index in Countryside, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 27 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.02
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: Polish (11.1%), German (6.8%), Serbian (6.7%), Croatian (5.7%), Italian (5.6%), Czech (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/27/1960

Elevation: 675 feet

Land area: 2.69 square miles.

Population density: 2,217 people per square mile   (low).

Countryside, Illinois map

930 residents are foreign born (10.7% Europe, 2.9% Latin America, 2.9% Asia).

This city:

15.6%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,412 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,745 (2.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Berwyn, IL (6.2 miles , pop. 54,016).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (10.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Hodgkins, IL (1.1 miles ),
Indian Head Park, IL (1.2 miles ),
La Grange, IL (1.4 miles ),
Western Springs, IL (1.5 miles ),
McCook, IL (1.6 miles ),
Willow Springs, IL (1.7 miles ),
Burr Ridge, IL (1.7 miles ),
Justice, IL (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 41.78 N, Longitude: 87.87 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,299 (+72.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 443 (15.3%)

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $180,300
  • 1999: 26 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $236,900
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $228,800
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $264,500
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $301,300
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $291,300
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $284,300
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $317,000
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $341,200
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $260,200
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $326,600
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $318,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $397,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $355,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $407,600
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $278,900
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $360,600
  • 2017: 25 buildings, average cost: $253,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Countryside, IL residents
Average permit cost in Countryside, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Illinois:

4.5%
Historical population in Countryside, IL
Historical housing units in Countryside, IL
Most common industries in Countryside, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Health care (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Countryside, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)
  • Registered nurses (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)

Average climate in Countryside, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Countryside, 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 95.7. This is worse than average.

City:

95.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.275. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.275
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 15.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.35. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.35
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 23.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.63. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.63
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0183. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0183
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Countryside-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.4 miles away from the Countryside city 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 4.1 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Countryside-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 230.1 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 204.6 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 57.5 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 262.3 miles away from Countryside 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 228.5 miles away from Countryside center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 220.7 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 (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).
Countryside topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Countryside:

  • MEDSHARES HOSPICE OF WESTERN CHICAGO (Hospital, about 1 miles away; LA GRANGE, IL)
  • BRIAR PLACE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; INDIAN HEAD PARK, IL)
  • BRIAR PLACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; INDIAN HEAD PARK, IL)
  • BENEVOLENT HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LA GRANGE, IL)
  • DUPAGE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LA GRANGE, IL)
  • GROVE OF LA GRANGE PARK (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LA GRANGE PARK, IL)
  • ADVENTIST HEALTH CARE AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LA GRANGE, IL)

Amtrak stations near Countryside:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Countryside:

  • Moraine Valley Community College (about 7 miles; Palos Hills, IL; Full-time enrollment: 12,008)
  • Morton College (about 7 miles; Cicero, IL; FT enrollment: 3,236)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 7,497)
  • Concordia University-Chicago (about 9 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 3,944)
  • Dominican University (about 9 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 2,971)
  • Elmhurst College (about 10 miles; Elmhurst, IL; FT enrollment: 3,364)
  • Saint Xavier University (about 10 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 3,576)

Public elementary/middle school in Countryside:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • ON MAP ITS US 34 OGDEN AVE NOT US 24 AND I-55 NOT 55TH STATE. added by SMITTY

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Countryside: Maple Crest Golf Club (A), Countryside Village Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Salem Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Countryside include: Brainard Avenue Baptist Church (A), Hope Lutheran Church (B), Lyonsville Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Countryside include: Finn Park (1), Soehrman Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Hampton Inn Countryside (6251 Joliet Road).

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 Countryside and their reported violations in the past:

COUNTRYSIDE (Population served: 5,991, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.2%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.6%
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
12 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with most branches in Countryside (2011 data):

  • INLAND BANK & TRUST: Countryside Branch at 5465 South La Grange Road, branch established on 1998/06/08. Info updated 2011/08/22: Bank assets: $1,288.7 mil, Deposits: $1,091.2 mil, headquarters in Oak Brook, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Inland Bancorp, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Countryside Joliet Branch at 6704 Joliet Road, branch established on 2001/03/01. 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.
  • MB Financial Bank, National Association: Countryside Branch at 600 W. Plainfield Road, branch established on 2003/01/15. Info updated 2010/04/27: Bank assets: $9,792.4 mil, Deposits: $7,757.4 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 93 total offices, Holding Company: Mb Financial, Inc
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Countryside Branch at 450 W. 55th Street, branch established on 1985/06/30. 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
  • Heartland Bank and Trust Company: Countryside Branch at 6575 Joliet Road, branch established on 1999/08/16. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $1,943.8 mil, Deposits: $1,632.9 mil, headquarters in Bloomington, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: Heartland Bancorp, Inc.
  • Fifth Third Bank: Countryside Branch at 1023 West 55th Street, branch established on 1967/05/31. 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
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Countryside Branch at 5650 South Brainard Avenue, branch established on 1925/01/01. 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
  • State Bank of Countryside: State Bank Of Countryside at 6734 Joliet Road, branch established on 1975/03/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $727.5 mil, Deposits: $627.7 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Sbc, Incorporated
  • TCF National Bank: Countryside Jewel Branch #2212 at 5545 Brainard, branch established on 1996/10/24. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Countryside:

Marital status in Countryside, IL
  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 17.9%

For population 25 years and over in Countryside:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Illinois average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Countryside
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Countryside, 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
This 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.
State:

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

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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:
Here:

8.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

23.5%
State:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.3%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Countryside:

51.6%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.1%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Countryside:

28.5
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.8%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Countryside:

9.9%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.7%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

57.4%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Countryside:

78.2%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Countryside, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 24$186,875$93,4380$0
Streets and Highways 10$66,460$79,7520$0
Other Government Administration 8$51,972$77,95814$1,749
Parks and Recreation 4$16,992$50,97619$8,374
Financial Administration 3$21,080$84,3200$0
Police - Other 3$13,060$52,24014$10,792
Water Supply 2$13,051$78,3060$0
Totals for Government 54$369,490$82,10947$20,915

Countryside government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $129,000 ($21.63)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,608,000 ($772.64)
    General - Other: $3,020,000 ($506.37)
    Water Utilities: $2,547,000 ($427.06)
    Regular Highways: $1,732,000 ($290.41)
    Central Staff Services: $1,646,000 ($275.99)
    Financial Administration: $769,000 ($128.94)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $318,000 ($53.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $102,000 ($17.10)
    Sewerage: $29,000 ($4.86)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $6,377,000 ($1069.25)
    Corporate Bonds: $2,122,000 ($355.80)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,153,000 ($193.33)
    Benefit Payments: $1,004,000 ($168.34)
    Withdrawals: $23,000 ($3.86)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,147,000 ($192.32)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $1,969,000 ($330.15)
    Police Protection: $64,000 ($10.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $22,000 ($3.69)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,251,000 ($712.78)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $211,000 ($35.38)

Countryside government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $242,000 ($40.58)
    Other: $93,000 ($15.59)
    Sewerage: $25,000 ($4.19)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $333,000 ($55.84)
    Local Employee Contribution: $211,000 ($35.38)
    From Other Governments: $124,000 ($20.79)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $14,000 ($2.35)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $316,000 ($52.98)
    General Revenue - Other: $240,000 ($40.24)
    Interest Earnings: $60,000 ($10.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,693,000 ($619.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,758,000 ($965.46)
    Other: $2,299,000 ($385.48)
    Highways: $174,000 ($29.18)
  • Tax - Property: $1,587,000 ($266.10)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,022,000 ($171.36)
    Public Utilities Sales: $496,000 ($83.17)
    Other License: $354,000 ($59.36)

Countryside government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,585,000 ($4625.25)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,875,000 ($3835.51)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,500,000 ($1425.22)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,790,000 ($635.48)

Countryside government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $3,760,000 ($630.45)
    Total Other Securities: $252,000 ($42.25)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,349,000 ($3244.30)

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 Countryside, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Arby's1Nissan1
Bally Total Fitness1Office Depot1
Best Western1Old Country Buffet1
Burger King1Panda Express1
Circle K1Penske1
Curves1PetSmart1
Discount Tire1Pizza Hut1
Dunkin Donuts1Popeyes1
Famous Footwear1Quiznos1
FedEx3Safeway1
H&R Block1Sprint Nextel1
Holiday Inn1Starbucks1
Home Depot1Subaru1
Honda1T.J.Maxx1
Hyundai1UPS1
Jewel-Osco1Value City Furniture1
Jimmy John's1Volkswagen1
LA Fitness1Vons1
Long John Silver's1Wendy's1
Marshalls1White Castle1
Mazda1

Strongest AM radio stations in Countryside:

  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, 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.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WJJG (1530 AM; daytime; 2 kW; ELMHURST, IL; Owner: JOSEPH J. GENTILE, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Countryside:

  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WLTL (88.1 FM; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: LYONS TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL)
  • 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.)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Countryside:

  • 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.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Countryside fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Countryside fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 1,070ft / 326mTotal length
  • $4,360,000Total costs
  • 634,300Total average daily traffic
  • 90,014Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Countryside)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • COUNTRYSI PD, S Brainard Ave & Joliet Rd (Lat: 41.775028 Lon: -87.879944), Type: Mast, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WRAE440, Licensee ID: L00117490,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2017, Expiration Date: 10/24/2027, Certifier: Willaim D Shanley, Registrant: Southwest Central Dispatch, 7611 West College Drive, Palos Heights, IL 60463-1008, Phone: (708) 448-6180, Fax: (708) 448-9823, Email:
  • WESTERN SPR, 6475 Joliet Road (Lat: 41.772528 Lon: -87.885056), Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WLB240, Licensee ID: L00076054,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22525.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011, Registrant: Chicago Comnet Corp, 330 South Wells Street, Ste711, Chicago, IL 60606

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Countryside)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: LIBERTY AEROSPACE INCORPORATED LIBERTY XL-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IOF-240-B (125 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 583XL , Serial Number: 0068, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 09/04/2007
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Keith Schuler, 7120 Burr Oak Ln, Countryside, IL 60525, Other Owners: Sydney Schuler

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
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 ORIGINATED11$239,56931$278,614175$274,2303$127,3631$1,098,1105$236,8461$12,720
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$333,0404$400,75817$286,1990$00$01$193,1801$7,630
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$436,48010$355,40046$294,0204$94,9300$03$236,5200$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$190,8302$200,25026$282,5020$00$01$175,2100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$298,9701$153,3509$278,5231$195,7500$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8201.03 , 8201.04, 8202.01

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$287,2031$315,070
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$258,8203$255,833
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$117,3401$207,700
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8201.03 , 8201.04, 8202.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Countryside, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Countryside, 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 fire incidents per year is 23. The highest number of fire incidents - 42 took place in 2015, and the least - 3 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Countryside, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (57.7%), and Outside Fires (26.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Countryside, IL
    • 22457.7%Structure Fires
    • 10226.3%Outside Fires
    • 5113.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 112.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Countryside, IL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Countryside, Illinois:

  • Best Western Chicagoland Countryside, 6251 Joliet Rd, Countryside, Illinois 60525 , Phone: (708) 354-5200, Fax: (708) 354-1329
  • Holiday Inn, 6201 Joliet Rd, Countryside, Illinois 60525 , Phone: (708) 354-4200, Fax: (708) 354-4241
  • La Grange Motel, 5846 S Ln Grange Rd, Countryside, Illinois 60525 , Phone: (708) 352-5640
  • J C Countryside Motel, 6401 Joliet Rd, Countryside, Illinois 60525 , Phone: (708) 352-3113, Fax: (708) 352-3113
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Countryside, Illinois
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Countryside, IL
  • 78.5%Utility gas
  • 18.9%Electricity
  • 1.7%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Countryside, IL
  • 53.7%Electricity
  • 43.2%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used


Countryside compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.

Countryside on our top lists:

  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Thailand (population 500+)"
  • #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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