Franklin Grove, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 985 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.4%
 
Males: 476  (48.4%)
Females: 509  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  37.6 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61031.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,679 (it was $41,181 in 2000)
Franklin Grove:

$42,679
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,192 (it was $15,427 in 2000)

Franklin Grove village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,056 (it was $78,900 in 2000)
Franklin Grove:

$86,056
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $707.

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  • Races in Franklin Grove, IL (2010)

    Franklin Grove races chart
    • 98696.6%White alone
    • 191.9%Hispanic
    • 50.5%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Other race alone
    • 30.3%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Franklin Grove: 86.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.5%), Irish (16.7%), United States (16.5%), English (6.8%), Swedish (5.9%), Scottish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/10/1872

Elevation: 806 feet

Land area: 0.37 square miles.

Population density: 2,655 people per square mile   (average).

Franklin Grove,IL real estate house value index trend

Franklin Grove, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Franklin Grove:

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Franklin Grove village:

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 59.2%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

28 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America).

This village:

2.2%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Franklin Grove, Illinois as of February 09, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Franklin Grove to the number of sex offenders is 495 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,950 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,360 (2.3%)

Franklin Grove satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (31.9 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (83.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ashton, IL (2.1 miles ), Lost Nation, IL (2.4 miles ), Grand Detour, IL (2.6 miles ), Amboy, IL (3.0 miles ), Dixon, IL (3.1 miles ), Oregon, IL (3.5 miles ), West Brooklyn, IL (3.6 miles) , Rochelle, IL (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $22,500
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $105,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.84 N, Longitude: 89.30 W

Area code: 815

Franklin Grove household income distribution Franklin Grove home values distribution

Crime rates in Franklin Grove by Year
Type 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 200N/A
per 100,000 202.40.00.0N/A
Robberies 1000
per 100,000 101.20.00.00.0
Assaults 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 4333
per 100,000 404.9293.0298.8306.4
Thefts 135511
per 100,000 1,315.8488.3498.01,123.6
Auto thefts 0011
per 100,000 0.00.099.6102.1
Arson 0010
per 100,000 0.00.099.60.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 257.1) 284.541.750.877.6

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Crime rate in Franklin Grove detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.4%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +83 (+8.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Franklin Grove, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 3/29/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.6 miles away from the Franklin Grove village center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 32.7 miles away from the village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Franklin Grove-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 246.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 33.5 miles away from Franklin Grove 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 221.9 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 278.5 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 245.1 miles away from Franklin Grove center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 233.6 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 Lee County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Franklin Grove:

  • FRANKLIN GROVE LIVING AND REHABILITATION (502 NORTH STATE STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Franklin Grove:

  • ASHTON TERRACE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ASHTON, IL)
  • WASSON STREET PLACE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; AMBOY, IL)
  • NEW MAIN GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; DIXON, IL)
  • AMBOY NURSING ACQUISITION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; AMBOY, IL)
  • DIXON HEALTHCARE AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DIXON, IL)
  • DIVISION STREET HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; AMBOY, IL)
  • BOYD AVENUE HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; AMBOY, IL)

Airports located in Franklin Grove:

Operable nuclear power plants near Franklin Grove:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Franklin Grove:

  • Kishwaukee College (about 23 miles; Malta, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 29 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • Rock Valley College (about 36 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)
  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 39 miles; Oglesby, IL; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 44 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • Ashford University (about 47 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Aurora University (about 50 miles; Aurora, IL; FT enrollment: 4,596)

Public elementary/middle schools in Franklin Grove:

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Library in Franklin Grove:

  • FRANKLIN GROVE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $145,947; Location: 112 SOUTH ELM STREET; 11,829 books; 812 audio materials; 757 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 17 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Church addition: Franklin Grove United Methodist Church on Middle St.

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Notable locations in Franklin Grove: Franklin Grove Public Library (A), Franklin Grove Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Franklin Grove include: Church of the Brethren (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Franklin Creek Grist Mill (Tours & Charters; 1893 Twist Road).

Lee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.9%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 61.3% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  67.0%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.7%
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: 0.0% of all households
98 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
113 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Franklin Grove, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Franklin Grove compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Franklin Grove (2011 data):

  • Franklin Grove Bank: at 108 Elm Street, branch established on 1880/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $30.9 mil, Deposits: $25.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Illinois average:

12.4

Franklin Grove travel time to work - commute Franklin Grove mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Electricity (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Franklin Grove village (based on Lee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,3799
Mainline Protestant6,33527
Evangelical Protestant3,52822
Black Protestant1191
Other32
None17,667-
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: 6
Lee County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Lee County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Lee County:

4.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Here:

8.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lee County:

27.3%
Illinois:

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

13.6%
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 0$0 1$357
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,724
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 4$3,693
Streets and Highways 1$2,544$30,5280$0
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,885
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,885
Local Libraries 2$5,608$33,64812$5,850
Totals for Government 3$8,152$32,60827$15,394

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $8,000 ($8.12)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($7.11)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $90,000 ($91.37)
    Sewerage: $83,000 ($84.26)
    Water Utilities: $83,000 ($84.26)
    Financial Administration: $72,000 ($73.10)
    Libraries: $60,000 ($60.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($45.69)
    Police Protection: $24,000 ($24.37)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($3.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $11,000 ($11.17)
    Police Protection: $4,000 ($4.06)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($3.05)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($3.05)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($2.03)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $108,000 ($109.64)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $62,000 ($62.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $36,000 ($36.55)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($1.02)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $263,000 ($267.01)
    Interest Earnings: $31,000 ($31.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $62,000 ($62.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $121,000 ($122.84)
    Highways: $29,000 ($29.44)
    All Other: $26,000 ($26.40)
  • Tax - Property: $47,000 ($47.72)
    NEC: $1,000 ($1.02)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,998,000 ($2028.43)

4.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,118 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Illinois average:

4.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Whiteside County, IL  1.17% ($27,380 average AGI)
from Ogle County, IL  0.78% ($31,000)
from La Salle County, IL  0.29% ($32,100)


6.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,834 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Illinois average:

4.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Whiteside County, IL  1.31% ($32,562 average AGI)
to Ogle County, IL  0.77% ($36,615)
to La Salle County, IL  0.35% ($26,020)

Strongest AM radio stations in Franklin Grove:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 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)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WIXN (1460 AM; 1 kW; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFRL (1570 AM; 5 kW; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSDR (1240 AM; 1 kW; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Franklin Grove:

  • WRCV (101.7 FM; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; POLO, IL; Owner: SAUK VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; EARLVILLE, IL; Owner: KM RADIO OF EARLVILLE, L.L.C.)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; OREGON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNIU (89.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNIJ (90.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WDEK (92.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WRHL-FM (102.3 FM; ROCHELLE, IL; Owner: ROCHELLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY RADIO, LIMITED)
  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; MENDOTA, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Franklin Grove:

  • W52BI (Channel 52; STERLING/DIXON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W48CK (Channel 48; STERLING, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WREX TELEVISION, LLC)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • BRAD G ZIELIE, Alt 30 2 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 41.866111 Lon: -89.276472), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m
    Registrant: 4025441777, Uplicensing@up.Com, 1400 DOUGLAS ST. STOP 0650
  • DEAN F GRAGERT, Alt 30 2 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 41.866111 Lon: -89.276472), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m
    Registrant: 5036323135, Toddh@writeme.Com, 13360 CLIFFSIDE DRIVE
  • DEAN F GRAGERT, Alt 30 2 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 41.866111 Lon: -89.276472), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m
    Registrant: 5036323135, Toddh@writeme.Com, 13360 CLIFFSIDE DRIVE
  • Larry J Kurbel, 1737 Robbins Road (Lat: 41.835778 Lon: -89.371306), Type: 72.2, Overall height: 67.6 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI
  • Larry J Kurbel, 1737 Robbins Road (Lat: 41.835778 Lon: -89.371306), Type: 72.2, Overall height: 67.6 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Whitney & Walnut St (Lat: 41.840861 Lon: -89.298444), Call Sign: KNFJ217, Licensee ID: L00440851
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.190 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/06/2012, Expiration Date: 03/11/2022
    Registrant: Franklin Grove Fire Protection District, 128 Whitney St., Franklin Grove, IL 61031, Phone: (815) 456-2350, Fax: (815) 456-2100, Email:
  • Rt 1 2 Blks N Of Hwy 38 On Dasvil (Lat: 41.765861 Lon: -89.252028), Call Sign: KFA454
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.5000 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/20/1995, Expiration Date: 11/26/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/28/2001
    Registrant: Ashton Vet Clinic, Main St, Ashton, IL 61006, Phone: (815) 453-2171
  • 2 Mi Ne On Alt Hwy 30 (Lat: 41.866139 Lon: -89.276500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPFS447, Licensee ID: L00050824
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.475 MHz, 462.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/11/2003, Expiration Date: 12/23/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/18/2007
    Registrant: Sprint Communications Company, LP, 2001 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4035

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • FRANKIN GROVE MAS, Alt 30 2 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 41.866139 Lon: -89.276528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPVS560
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.343 MHz, 941.343 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/27/2012, Expiration Date: 08/12/2022, Certifier: Brad G Zielie
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 280-6565, Email:
  • FRANKLIN GROVE, Lat: 41.840000 Lon: -89.293083, Call Sign: WQHC758
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.318 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/28/2007, Expiration Date: 06/28/2017, Certifier: Cindy Barnes
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • FRANKLIN GROVE, Hwy 38 3.2 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 41.866111 Lon: -89.276472), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQIA392
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/06/2007, Expiration Date: 12/06/2017, Certifier: Brad G Zielie
    Registrant: Prokarma, 222 S 15th St Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:
  • Franklin Grove, Off Of Old Mill Road (Lat: 41.846083 Lon: -89.301944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQJV996
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/20/2009, Expiration Date: 01/20/2019, Certifier: Bret Westwood
    Registrant: Essex Telcom, Inc., 12552 South 125 West 102, Suite 201, Draper, UT 84020, Phone: (801) 437-0747, Fax: (801) 669-8005, Email:
  • FRANKLIN GROVE, Up, Hwy 38 3.2 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 41.865833 Lon: -89.276667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: WQOP949
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.318 MHz, 941.318 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/15/2011, Expiration Date: 12/15/2021, Certifier: Thomas J Mcgovern
    Registrant: Prokarma, 222 S 15th St Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5050, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:
  • FRANKLIN GROVE, Alt 30 2 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 41.866139 Lon: -89.276472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: KYT53
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz, 11235.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/21/2010, Expiration Date: 07/18/2020, Cancellation Date: 04/26/2012
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Franklin Grove)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: TRUCKENBROD TRENT ROTEC RALLY 3A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 118RE , Serial Number: 25149, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 08/15/1983
    Registrant (Individual): Frank W Faivre, 201 W Stone Barn Rd, Franklin Grove, IL 61031
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 13379 , Serial Number: 17702416, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 02/05/1976
    Registrant (Partnership): Farms Gittleson, 1867 Herman Rd, Franklin Grove, IL 61031, Other Owners: Vernon H Gittleson, Randy L Gittleson
  • Aircraft: FAIVRE FRANK W HIGH FLYER EXEC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HIRTH 2706 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 425FF , Serial Number: 99910, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Frank W Faivre, 201 W Stone Barn Rd, Franklin Grove, IL 61031
  • Aircraft: DYCHE ROBERT C HIGH FLYER EXEC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HIRTH 3203 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 428RD , Serial Number: 5993, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Robert C Dyche, 1703 Naylor Rd, Franklin Grove, IL 61031
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6975A , Serial Number: 29075, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Donald A Reinhold, 1361 Baldyville Rd, Franklin Grove, IL 61031

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Franklin Grove

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Franklin Grove, IL
Most common first names in Franklin Grove, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1577.1 years
Ruth1385.3 years
William1381.5 years
Dorothy1180.7 years
Joseph1158.5 years
Mary1182.3 years
Donald1073.2 years
George985.2 years
Helen989.0 years
Margaret985.1 years
Most common last names in Franklin Grove, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1181.4 years
Smith1067.8 years
Kelley682.3 years
Taylor679.7 years
Fruit594.0 years
Pfoutz581.4 years
Schafer588.4 years
Spangler580.6 years
Johnson578.8 years
Williams579.2 years

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