Fox River Grove, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 4,717 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.0%
 
Males: 2,221  (47.1%)
Females: 2,496  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  39.2 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60021.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $82,816 (it was $66,469 in 2000)
Fox River Grove:

$82,816
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $36,359 (it was $28,870 in 2000)

Fox River Grove village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $216,797 (it was $176,900 in 2000)
Fox River Grove:

$216,797
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $216,904; Detached houses: $227,510; Townhouses or other attached units: $130,607; In 2-unit structures: $153,829; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $141,910; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $146,614; Mobile homes: $59,466

Median gross rent in 2013: $907.

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  • Races in Fox River Grove, IL (2010)

    Fox River Grove races chart
    • 4,35489.7%White alone
    • 2615.4%Hispanic
    • 1402.9%Asian alone
    • 661.4%Two or more races
    • 280.6%Black alone
    • 50.1%American Indian alone

Races in Fox River Grove detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fox River Grove: 101.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.0%), Irish (14.5%), Italian (8.7%), English (6.5%), Polish (5.7%), United States (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/24/1919

Elevation: 760 feet

Land area: 1.66 square miles.

Population density: 2,842 people per square mile   (average).

Fox River Grove,IL real estate house value index trend

Fox River Grove, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Fox River Grove:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fox River Grove village:

  • Never married: 35.1%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

337 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America, 3.0% Europe).

This village:

7.3%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Fox River Grove, Illinois as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fox River Grove to the number of sex offenders is 2,377 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: $6,804 (3.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,841 (3.1%)

Fox River Grove satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Palatine, IL (10.5 miles , pop. 65,479).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (36.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Trout Valley, IL (1.4 miles ), Cary, IL (1.4 miles ), Lake Barrington, IL (1.7 miles ), Port Barrington, IL (1.8 miles ), Fox River Valley Gardens, IL (1.9 miles ), Barrington Hills, IL (2.0 miles ), Oakwood Hills, IL (2.0 miles ), Tower Lakes, IL (2.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 1998: 19 buildings, average cost: $159,600
  • 1999: 28 buildings, average cost: $160,800
  • 2000: 53 buildings, average cost: $195,700
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $213,400
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $229,800
  • 2003: 13 buildings, average cost: $178,200
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $221,600
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $302,700
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.20 N, Longitude: 88.22 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,433 (-30.8%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 349 (13.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 847

Fox River Grove household income distribution Fox River Grove home values distribution

Crime rates in Fox River Grove by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000002000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.038.70.00.00.0
Rapes 1222222220002
per 100,000 20.641.139.639.539.339.339.140.138.70.00.00.042.2
Robberies 0001001338411
per 100,000 0.00.00.019.80.00.019.660.258.0154.882.220.821.1
Assaults 9334354420312
per 100,000 185.161.759.479.159.098.378.280.238.70.061.620.842.2
Burglaries 6889718188103019281
per 100,000 123.4164.5158.4177.9137.7354.1352.0160.4193.3580.5390.2583.721.1
Thefts 777676817761926957142697252
per 100,000 1,583.71,563.11,504.71,601.11,514.31,199.81,799.01,383.91,102.12,747.71,417.11,500.91,097.0
Auto thefts 0226213341201
per 100,000 0.041.139.6118.639.319.758.760.277.319.341.10.021.1
Arson 0110411122000
per 100,000 0.020.619.80.078.719.719.620.138.738.70.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 137.7134.5129.5152.9128.0137.7169.1151.0131.6302.8136.4122.2104.9

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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 Fox River Grove detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Illinois average:

2.78
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,193 (+32.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Work and jobs in Fox River Grove: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fox River Grove, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fox River Grove-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 39% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the Fox River Grove village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 6.1 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.

Earthquake activity:

Fox River Grove-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 259.5 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 234.1 miles away from Fox River Grove 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 61.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 292.0 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 258.0 miles away from Fox River Grove center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 249.3 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 McHenry County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fox River Grove topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fox River Grove:

  • BOWES IN-HOME CARE, INC (906 ROUTE 22)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Fox River Grove:

  • NORTHWEST HOME HEALTH AND REHAB (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LAKE IN THE HILLS, IL)
  • DAVITA - CRYSTAL SPRINGS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL)
  • HOSPICE OF NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS INC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BARRINGTON, IL)
  • PRAIRIEVIEW NURSING UNIT (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BARRINGTON, IL)
  • CARE CENTRE OF WAUCONDA (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WAUCONDA, IL)
  • WAUCONDA HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WAUCONDA, IL)
  • LEXINGTON OF LAKE ZURICH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LAKE ZURICH, IL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fox River Grove:

  • McHenry County College (about 9 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,886)
  • Harper College (about 11 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)
  • Elgin Community College (about 14 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • American InterContinental University-Online (about 15 miles; Schaumburg, IL; FT enrollment: 16,158)
  • College of Lake County (about 16 miles; Grayslake, IL; FT enrollment: 11,041)
  • Chamberlain College of Nursing-Illinois (about 20 miles; Addison, IL; FT enrollment: 8,977)
  • Oakton Community College (about 20 miles; Des Plaines, IL; FT enrollment: 7,271)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fox River Grove:

See full list of schools located in Fox River Grove, map of school districts: FOX RIVER GROVE CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT 3

Library in Fox River Grove:

  • FOX RIVER GROVE PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $525,322; Location: 407 LINCOLN AVENUE; 25,507 books; 2,267 audio materials; 3,064 video materials; 16 local licensed databases; 16 other licensed databases; 99 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Fox River Grove: Fox River Grove Fire Protection District Station 1 (A), Fox River Grove Fire Protection District Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Church in Fox River Grove: United Methodist Church of Fox River Grove (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Spring Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Fox River Grove include: Lions Park (1), Foxmoor Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

McHenry 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 2012 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.246. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.246
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.11
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0105. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0105
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.5%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 42.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.2% for other race residents, 74.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.8 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  75.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  4.3%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Fox River Grove, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Fox River Grove compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Fox River Grove (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Fox River Grove Branch at 712 Northwest Highway, branch established on 2007/08/31; Fox River Grove Dominicks at 800 Route 14, branch established on 2000/03/02. 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.
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Fox River Grove Facility at 860 Northwest Highway, branch established on 1979/10/08. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Illinois average:

12.4

Fox River Grove travel time to work - commute Fox River Grove mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (97%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fox River Grove village (based on McHenry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic108,46517
Mainline Protestant25,98546
Evangelical Protestant22,38676
Other8,80920
Orthodox541
None143,061-
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: 44
McHenry County:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
McHenry County:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
McHenry County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 198
Here:

6.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McHenry County:

26.5%
Illinois:

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

17.7%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$12,706$76,2361$2,651
Other Government Administration 2$8,318$49,9088$1,232
Police Protection - Officers 10$42,553$51,0642$1,535
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,594
Streets and Highways 5$23,581$56,5941$1,262
Water Supply 5$22,696$54,4700$0
Totals for Government 24$109,854$54,92713$8,274

Fox River Grove government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $805,000 ($170.66)
    Police Protection: $654,000 ($138.65)
    Regular Highways: $634,000 ($134.41)
    Financial Administration: $409,000 ($86.71)
    Water Utilities: $324,000 ($68.69)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $65,000 ($13.78)
    Parking Facilities: $21,000 ($4.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $109,000 ($23.11)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $472,000 ($100.06)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($5.72)
    Police Protection: $24,000 ($5.09)
    Central Staff: $7,000 ($1.48)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.21)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,215,000 ($257.58)

Fox River Grove government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $901,000 ($191.01)
    Parking Facilities: $50,000 ($10.60)
    All Other: $4,000 ($0.85)
    Housing & Community Development: $0 ($0.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $243,000 ($51.52)
    Interest Earnings: $66,000 ($13.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $476,000 ($100.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $762,000 ($161.54)
    Highways: $147,000 ($31.16)
  • Tax - Property: $929,000 ($196.95)
    NEC: $285,000 ($60.42)
    Public Utilities: $172,000 ($36.46)

Fox River Grove government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,825,000 ($386.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,530,000 ($324.36)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $215,000 ($45.58)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $80,000 ($16.96)

Fox River Grove government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,865,000 ($395.38)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $66,000 ($13.99)

4.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,226 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($206 average AGI)
McHenry County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  1.18% ($49,491 average AGI)
from Lake County, IL  0.74% ($64,144)
from Kane County, IL  0.61% ($46,022)


5.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($243 average AGI)
McHenry County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  1.18% ($41,148 average AGI)
to Lake County, IL  0.71% ($44,150)
to Kane County, IL  0.60% ($44,309)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fox River Grove:

  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WAIT (850 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fox River Grove:

  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WVIV-FM (103.1 FM; HIGHLAND PARK, IL; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZFS (106.7 FM; DES PLAINES, IL; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WZCH (103.9 FM; DUNDEE, IL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WKIE (92.7 FM; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, 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)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • 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"))

TV broadcast stations around Fox River Grove:

  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, 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)
  • 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.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
Fox River Grove fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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


Fox River Grove fatal accident list:

Apr 17, 2007 02:18 PM, Us-14, School St, Lat: 42.19588, Lon: -88.21487, Vehicles: 4, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 25, 1995 07:11 AM, 62, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 36, Fatalities: 7
Aug 13, 1993 11:00 PM, Ski Hill, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 23, 1988 10:28 PM, Asbury, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 1, 1986 04:46 PM, 22, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Peter M Connolly, 6419 Doyle Rd. (Lat: 42.192778 Lon: -88.205750), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 2029553000, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, SUITE 100
  • DAVID SEYKOTA, 6419 Doyle Rd. (Lat: 42.192778 Lon: -88.205750), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 57.9 m
    Registrant: 2029553000, Pconnolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, SUITE 100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 305 Illinois Ave (Lat: 42.198639 Lon: -88.218417), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WNIT496
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.105 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/09/2012, Expiration Date: 05/15/2022
    Registrant: Fox River Grove, Village Of, 305 Illinois Street, Fox River Grove, IL 60021, Phone: (847) 639-6850, Fax: (847) 639-8399, Email:
  • 840 Northwest Hwy (Lat: 42.193333 Lon: -88.210278), Call Sign: WQBB695
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz... (+22 more)
    Grant Date: 09/15/2004, Expiration Date: 09/15/2014, Certifier: Beth Cotner
    Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • Lat: 42.196250 Lon: -88.213444, Call Sign: WQGA389
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.237 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/27/2006, Expiration Date: 11/27/2016, Certifier: Tim Mahaffy
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 42.197778 Lon: -88.221389, Call Sign: WQJF524, Licensee ID: L00564457
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.232 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/20/2008, Expiration Date: 08/20/2018, Certifier: Robert W Kreher
    Registrant: Fox River Grove Fire Protection District, 411 Algonquin Road, Fox River Grove, IL 60021, Phone: (847) 639-9232

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • IL-CHI0400, 100 Ski Hill Road (Lat: 42.201889 Lon: -88.207250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WQLB420
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/20/2009, Expiration Date: 11/20/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fox River Grove)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fox River Grove)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$201,5774$212,34540$237,5201$118,0501$150,950
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$05$244,7560$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$87,1901$138,87012$342,2271$189,8000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$06$241,0200$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$295,0200$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8714.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$119,720
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8714.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 29
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Fox River Grove

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fox River Grove, IL
Most common first names in Fox River Grove, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3674.6 years
Frank2578.4 years
William2075.2 years
Robert1872.8 years
Joseph1774.5 years
Rose1781.4 years
James1770.5 years
Helen1582.0 years
Ruth1574.7 years
Marie1477.2 years
Most common last names in Fox River Grove, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1074.4 years
Miller871.4 years
Kadlec676.7 years
Opatrny578.4 years
Carlson573.8 years
Dvorak485.5 years
Mueller480.0 years
Stiller479.7 years
Martel469.0 years
Sochor477.5 years
Businesses in Fox River Grove, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Panera Bread1
Advance Auto Parts1Safeway1
Baskin-Robbins1Starbucks1
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS2
H&R Block1Vons1
McDonald's1Walgreens1

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