Grant Park, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 1,315 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.2%
 
Males: 616  (46.9%)
Females: 699  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60940.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,776 (it was $52,153 in 2000)
Grant Park:

$53,776
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,149 (it was $22,403 in 2000)

Grant Park village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $158,620 (it was $125,900 in 2000)
Grant Park:

$158,620
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $171,242; Detached houses: $173,132; Townhouses or other attached units: $183,693

Median gross rent in 2013: $801.

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  • Races in Grant Park, IL (2010)

    Grant Park races chart
    • 1,23392.6%White alone
    • 836.2%Hispanic
    • 131.0%Two or more races
    • 10.08%Black alone
    • 10.08%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Grant Park: 96.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.4%), Irish (11.0%), Polish (9.3%), Italian (5.9%), French (5.1%), English (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/04/1883

Elevation: 695 feet

Land area: 0.62 square miles.

Population density: 2,127 people per square mile   (low).

Grant Park,IL real estate house value index trend

Grant Park, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Grant Park:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grant Park village:

  • Never married: 24.9%
  • Now married: 56.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

22 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.5%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Grant Park, Illinois as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Grant Park to the number of sex offenders is 441 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,439 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,399 (2.5%)

Grant Park satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hammond, IN (26.8 miles , pop. 83,048).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (41.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Momence, IL (2.3 miles ), Beecher, IL (2.7 miles ), Sun River Terrace, IL (3.0 miles ), Peotone, IL (3.1 miles ), Manteno, IL (3.2 miles ), Schneider, IN (3.3 miles ), Hopkins Park, IL (3.4 miles ), Lowell, IN (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $118,900
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $103,200
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $105,300
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $105,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.24 N, Longitude: 87.65 W

Area code: 815

Grant Park household income distribution Grant Park home values distribution

Crime rates in Grant Park by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 200152010000
per 100,000 147.30.00.068.8329.4128.50.061.30.00.00.00.0
Robberies 100001200310
per 100,000 73.60.00.00.00.064.2125.70.00.0174.774.90.0
Assaults 6101010129950200
per 100,000 441.8736.4709.7687.8790.5578.0565.7306.70.0116.50.00.0
Burglaries 8331169830220
per 100,000 589.1220.9212.9756.5395.3578.0502.8184.00.0116.5149.80.0
Thefts 1715152916202162010713
per 100,000 1,251.81,104.61,064.61,994.51,054.01,284.51,319.9368.11,164.1582.4524.3973.8
Auto thefts 100100211001
per 100,000 73.60.00.068.80.00.0125.761.358.20.00.074.9
Arson 111030211000
per 100,000 73.673.671.00.0197.60.0125.761.358.20.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.0) 338.8215.4207.6344.3511.5343.0259.1148.853.3111.556.146.8

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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 Grant Park detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.6%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +266 (+24.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Grant Park, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Grant Park-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.5 miles away from the Grant Park village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.0 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 70 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grant Park-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 84% 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 193.3 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 167.8 miles away from Grant Park 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 225.2 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 66.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 191.5 miles away from Grant Park center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 184.7 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 Kankakee County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grant Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Grant Park:

  • MOMENCE MEADOWS (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MOMENCE, IL)
  • MOMENCE MEADOWS NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MOMENCE, IL)
  • BEECHER MANOR NRSG AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BEECHER, IL)
  • MANTENO DIALYSIS CENTRE (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; MANTENO, IL)
  • PEOTONE BENSENVILLE HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PEOTONE, IL)
  • BETHESDA LUTHERAN HOMES (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LOWELL, IN)
  • BRADLEY ROYALE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BRADLEY, IL)

Airports located in Grant Park:

Amtrak stations near Grant Park:

  • 15 miles: KANKAKEE (199 S. EAST AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, full-service food facilities, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: DYER (SHEFFIELD RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grant Park:

  • Olivet Nazarene University (about 14 miles; Bourbonnais, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,731)
  • Kankakee Community College (about 15 miles; Kankakee, IL; FT enrollment: 2,969)
  • Governors State University (about 15 miles; University Park, IL; FT enrollment: 4,043)
  • Prairie State College (about 20 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 4,050)
  • South Suburban College (about 26 miles; South Holland, IL; FT enrollment: 3,972)
  • Purdue University-Calumet Campus (about 26 miles; Hammond, IN; FT enrollment: 7,343)
  • Indiana University-Northwest (about 28 miles; Gary, IN; FT enrollment: 4,390)

Public high school in Grant Park:

Public elementary/middle school in Grant Park:

See full list of schools located in Grant Park

Library in Grant Park:

  • GRANT PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $21,836; Location: 107 WEST TAYLOR STREET; 6,212 books; 236 video materials; 1 other licensed databases; 2 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Grant Park Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Kankakee 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 2011 was 56.1. This is better than average.

City:

56.1
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 11.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.1

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

  • MINNIE MONESSE GOLF CLUB (Address: 15944 E SIX MILE GROVE , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.2%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents, 16.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  72.9%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
8 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Grant Park, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Grant Park compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Grant Park (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Grant Park: The First National Bank Of Grant Par at 119 North Main Street, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $118.6 mil, Deposits: $102.1 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Grant Park Bancshares, Inc.
  • MainSource Bank: Grant Park Branch at 101 North Hilgert Drive, branch established on 1994/11/01. Info updated 2009/12/09: Bank assets: $2,729.1 mil, Deposits: $2,167.0 mil, headquarters in Greensburg, IN, positive income, 86 total offices, Holding Company: Mainsource Financial Group, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Illinois average:

12.4

Grant Park travel time to work - commute Grant Park mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Grant Park village (based on Kankakee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic27,84018
Evangelical Protestant16,36467
Mainline Protestant8,00337
Black Protestant3,4809
Other4003
Orthodox601
None57,302-
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: 24
Kankakee County:

2.15 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Kankakee County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Kankakee County:

3.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
Here:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Kankakee County:

28.7%
Illinois:

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

12.6%
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$1,882
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$1,733
Police Protection - Officers 4$12,022$36,0667$4,016
Streets and Highways 1$2,512$30,1440$0
Sewerage 0$0 2$1,000
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$201
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,107
Totals for Government 5$14,534$34,88221$9,939

Grant Park government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $258,000 ($196.20)
    Regular Highways: $149,000 ($113.31)
    Financial Administration: $131,000 ($99.62)
    Sewerage: $82,000 ($62.36)
    Water Utilities: $74,000 ($56.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000 ($51.71)
    Libraries: $29,000 ($22.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($12.93)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $6,000 ($4.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($4.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $28,000 ($21.29)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($4.56)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($4.56)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $358,000 ($272.24)

Grant Park government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $92,000 ($69.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $62,000 ($47.15)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($5.32)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $84,000 ($63.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $41,000 ($31.18)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($6.08)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $80,000 ($60.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $200,000 ($152.09)
    Highways: $37,000 ($28.14)
  • Tax - Property: $174,000 ($132.32)
    NEC: $43,000 ($32.70)

Grant Park government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $121,000 ($92.02)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $105,000 ($79.85)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $16,000 ($12.17)

Grant Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $244,000 ($185.55)

4.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,857 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.05%
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 Cook County, IL  0.89% ($36,849 average AGI)
from Will County, IL  0.71% ($38,997)
from Iroquois County, IL  0.33% ($31,791)


4.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,849 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.57%
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 Cook County, IL  0.81% ($31,971 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.53% ($39,411)
to Iroquois County, IL  0.41% ($31,977)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grant Park:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WKAN (1320 AM; 1 kW; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • WNDZ (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PORTAGE, IN; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WCFJ (1470 AM; 1 kW; CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: WCFJ, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grant Park:

  • WYBA (102.3 FM; CRETE, IL; Owner: DONTRON INC.)
  • WRZA (99.9 FM; PARK FOREST, IL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WZVN (107.1 FM; LOWELL, IN; Owner: M & M BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WONU (89.7 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: OLIVET NAZARENE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBMF (88.1 FM; CRETE, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WVLI (95.1 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: MILNER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WKCC (91.1 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: KANKAKEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • 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.)
  • WAWF (88.3 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WKIF (92.7 FM; KANKAKEE, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Grant Park:

  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W34CD (Channel 34; QUINCY, IL; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)

Grant Park fatal accident list:

Jun 12, 2002 05:06 PM, Sr-1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Grant Park)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 13967 E 8500n Road (Lat: 41.245278 Lon: -87.606944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WNGK823
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2002, Expiration Date: 09/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2012
    Registrant: Kankakee County Etsb, 2380 W Station St, Kankakee, IL 60901, Phone: (815) 937-3915, Fax: (815) 935-3370, Email:
  • 107 W Curtis (Lat: 41.241694 Lon: -87.650028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21 m, Call Sign: WNAH565, Licensee ID: L00579110
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/28/2004, Expiration Date: 11/01/2014
    Registrant: City Of Grant Park, 107 W Curtis, Grant Park, IL 60940, Phone: (815) 465-6123
  • 13967 E 8500n Road (Lat: 41.245278 Lon: -87.606944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WNVQ233
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.762 MHz, 857.487 MHz, 857.762 MHz, 858.762 MHz, 859.762 MHz, 854.562 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/28/2010, Expiration Date: 02/28/2021, Certifier: William H Cantrell
    Registrant: Kankakee County Etsb, 2380 W Station St, Kankakee, IL 60901, Phone: (815) 937-3915, Fax: (815) 937-3370, Email:
  • 13967 E 8500n Road (Lat: 41.245278 Lon: -87.606944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPPH477
    Assigned Frequencies: 858.212 MHz, 859.262 MHz, 859.737 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/13/2004, Expiration Date: 12/29/2014, Certifier: Donald W Kufner
    Registrant: Kankakee County Etsb, 2380 W. Station Street, Kankakee, IL 60901, Phone: (815) 937-3915, Fax: (815) 935-3370, Email:
  • 1.3 Mi Se (Lat: 41.229472 Lon: -87.625306), Call Sign: KRU285, Licensee ID: L00015792
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/12/1999, Expiration Date: 12/12/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/02/2001
    Registrant: At&t Corp, 1200 Peachtree St Ne Floc 15w24, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (312) 592-5300
  • Lat: 41.213361 Lon: -87.612528, Call Sign: WPWN214
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.412 MHz, 456.187 MHz, 457.312 MHz, 467.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/23/2002, Expiration Date: 12/23/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2013, Certifier: Ed Hurley
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239
  • 13967 E 8500n Road (Lat: 41.245278 Lon: -87.606944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQQA372
    Assigned Frequencies: 860.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/19/2007, Expiration Date: 02/28/2021, Certifier: Rick Edwards
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 2001 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4142

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Grant Park, 13967east 8500 North Road (Lat: 41.245278 Lon: -87.606944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPUU532, Licensee ID: L00406980
    Assigned Frequencies: 6820.62 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/14/2012, Expiration Date: 05/06/2022, Certifier: Tammy Peterson
    Registrant: Kankakee County Emergency Telephone System Board, 2380 W. Station St, Kankakee, IL 60901, Phone: (815) 937-3915, Fax: (815) 935-3370, Email:
  • CH38161C, 10920 E 5000 N Road (Lat: 41.193139 Lon: -87.664639), Type: Pole, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQPS554, Licensee ID: L00127664
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz... (+4 more)
    Grant Date: 08/03/2012, Expiration Date: 08/03/2022, Certifier: Dan Menser
    Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • CH03IP844, 8082 N Rt 17 (Puder, Il # 303695) (Lat: 41.237194 Lon: -87.629194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 78.6 m, Overall height: 80.5 m, Call Sign: WQPT704
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/14/2012, Expiration Date: 08/14/2022, Certifier: Kyle B Entz
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • GRANT PARK, 13000 E. Sr 17 ( Grant Park #1 87675) (Lat: 41.229389 Lon: -87.625639), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 101.8 m, Overall height: 105.5 m, Call Sign: WQQH924
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/18/2012, Expiration Date: 12/18/2022, Certifier: Tony Deweese
    Registrant: Airbaud, 8250 Utah St, Merrillville, IN 46410, Phone: (219) 947-8900

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grant Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Grant Park)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$168,290
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Grant Park, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2675.5 years
William2077.9 years
Albert1180.7 years
Henry1183.3 years
George1076.7 years
Arthur1079.3 years
Robert972.1 years
Mildred983.7 years
Edward876.0 years
Ruth876.0 years
Most common last names in Grant Park, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hamann1681.7 years
Rosenbrock978.9 years
Heldt884.0 years
Graf876.4 years
Matthias873.4 years
Mckinstry882.0 years
Schroeder783.6 years
Kurth681.1 years
Cirks682.3 years
Schneider681.8 years

Businesses in Grant Park, IL

  • Circle K: 1
  • True Value: 1

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