Hanover, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 823 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.6%
 
Males: 433  (52.7%)
Females: 390  (47.3%)
Median resident age:  56.1 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61041.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,477 (it was $29,236 in 2000)
Hanover:

$40,477
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,385 (it was $17,535 in 2000)

Hanover village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $69,961 (it was $56,300 in 2000)
Hanover:

$69,961
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $174,260; Detached houses: $179,104; Townhouses or other attached units: $189,373; In 2-unit structures: $86,689; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $169,312; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $104,896; Mobile homes: $60,368

Median gross rent in 2013: $473.

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  • Races in Hanover, IL (2013)

    Hanover races chart
    • 79992.8%White alone
    • 263.0%Two or more races
    • 192.2%Hispanic
    • 30.3%Black alone
    • 30.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hanover: 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (26.3%), Irish (18.9%), English (12.0%), United States (5.6%), Polish (5.1%), French (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/27/1877

Elevation: 630 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 1,389 people per square mile   (low).

Hanover,IL real estate house value index trend

Hanover, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Hanover:

  • High school or higher: 89.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hanover village:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 54.8%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

5 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.6%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Hanover, Illinois as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Hanover to the number of sex offenders is 119 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,694 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,153 (1.8%)

Hanover satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dubuque, IA (26.9 miles , pop. 57,686).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (72.4 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (136.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Elizabeth, IL (2.3 miles ), Bellevue, IA (2.7 miles ), The Galena Territory, IL (3.1 miles ), Springbrook, IA (3.5 miles) , Savanna, IL (3.7 miles ), Galena, IL (3.7 miles ), Apple Canyon Lake, IL (3.7 miles ), Sabula, IA (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $168,600
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $250,000

Latitude: 42.26 N, Longitude: 90.28 W

Area code: 815

Hanover household income distribution Hanover home values distribution

Crime rates in Hanover by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 222002223001N/A
per 100,000 239.2239.2239.50.00.0250.9252.2256.7378.30.00.0118.3N/A
Robberies 00000000024000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.03,125.00.00.00.0
Assaults 6000401160020
per 100,000 717.70.00.00.0492.00.0126.1128.4756.60.00.0236.70.0
Burglaries 0333501253421
per 100,000 0.0358.9359.3362.8615.00.0126.1256.7630.5390.6472.3236.7120.6
Thefts 114454614211217277
per 100,000 1,315.8478.5479.0604.6492.0752.81,765.42,695.81,513.22,213.5236.1828.4844.4
Auto thefts 2000011110000
per 100,000 239.20.00.00.00.0125.5126.1128.4126.10.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000000010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0126.10.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 351.8203.8204.142.9139.4208.4273.8317.5491.9911.136.8165.8120.0

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

1.18
Illinois average:

2.76
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -93 (-10.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Hanover, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hanover, Illinois average temperatures Hanover, Illinois average precipitation Hanover, Illinois humidity Hanover, Illinois wind speed Hanover, Illinois snowfall Hanover, Illinois sunshine Hanover, Illinois clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Hanover-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1984, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 51.7 miles away from the Hanover village center killed 9 people and injured 200 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/20/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hanover-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 291.8 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 89.9 miles away from Hanover 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 268.9 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 323.5 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 291.2 miles away from Hanover center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 278.3 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 Jo Daviess County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hanover topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hanover:

  • ELIZABETH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ELIZABETH, IL)
  • MILL VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BELLEVUE, IA)
  • BIG MEADOWS (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SAVANNA, IL)
  • GALENA STAUSS HOSPITAL SNU (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GALENA, IL)
  • GALENA STAUSS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GALENA, IL)
  • RACHUY HOUSE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; STOCKTON, IL)
  • STOCKTON HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; STOCKTON, IL)

Airports located in Hanover:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hanover:

  • Ashford University (about 29 miles; Clinton, IA; Full-time enrollment: 73,330)
  • University of Wisconsin-Platteville (about 35 miles; Platteville, WI; FT enrollment: 7,679)
  • Kaplan University-Davenport Campus (about 51 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 60,376)
  • Saint Ambrose University (about 52 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Eastern Iowa Community College District (about 54 miles; Davenport, IA; FT enrollment: 5,507)
  • Augustana College (about 55 miles; Rock Island, IL; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Black Hawk College (about 55 miles; Moline, IL; FT enrollment: 5,086)

Public high school in Hanover:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hanover:

See full list of schools located in Hanover

Library in Hanover:

  • HANOVER TOWNSHIP LIBRARY (Operating income: $38,647; Location: 204 JEFFERSON STREET; 9,728 books; 199 audio materials; 903 video materials; 15 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 40 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Hanover Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jo Daviess County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

OLD BLANDING TAVERN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-28-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-21-2009)

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

  • STORYBROOK COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MOONS LITTLE ACRES (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.6%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  56.5%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.1%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Hanover compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Hanover (2011 data):

  • Apple River State Bank: Hanover Branch at 215 Jefferson Street, branch established on 1952/07/15. Info updated 2008/07/18: Bank assets: $266.8 mil, Deposits: $235.2 mil, headquarters in Apple River, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First Apple River Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hanover village (based on Jo Daviess County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,84410
Mainline Protestant4,00024
Evangelical Protestant9519
Other1243
None9,759-
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: 8
Jo Daviess County:

3.60 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Jo Daviess County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Jo Daviess County:

6.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Here:

16.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Jo Daviess County:

27.1%
Illinois:

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

11.7%
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 1$2,277$27,3240$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$650
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,893$46,7163$1,391
Electric Power 3$7,733$30,9320$0
Totals for Government 5$13,903$33,36711$2,041

Hanover government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $289,000 ($351.15)
    Housing & Community Development: $133,000 ($161.60)
    Financial Administration: $127,000 ($154.31)
    Police Protection: $73,000 ($88.70)
    Regular Highways: $36,000 ($43.74)
    Water Utilities: $32,000 ($38.88)
    Sewerage: $32,000 ($38.88)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($15.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($2.43)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($7.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $1,000 ($1.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $136,000 ($165.25)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($3.65)

Hanover government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $56,000 ($68.04)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($17.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $6,000 ($7.29)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($14.58)
    General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($10.94)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $333,000 ($404.62)
    Water Utilities: $90,000 ($109.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $114,000 ($138.52)
    Housing & Community Development: $81,000 ($98.42)
    Highways: $24,000 ($29.16)
  • Tax - Property: $92,000 ($111.79)
    NEC: $3,000 ($3.65)

Hanover government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $46,000 ($55.89)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $106,000 ($128.80)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $94,000 ($114.22)
    Water Utilities: $43,000 ($52.25)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $12,000 ($14.58)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($3.65)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $701,000 ($851.76)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $11,000 ($13.37)

4.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,521 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
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 Dubuque County, IA  1.11% ($40,701 average AGI)
from Stephenson County, IL  0.49% ($35,128)
from Cook County, IL  0.35% ($60,794)


4.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,611 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
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 Dubuque County, IA  1.12% ($36,083 average AGI)
to Stephenson County, IL  0.54% ($26,538)
to Grant County, WI  0.29% ($31,071)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hanover:

  • KDTH (1370 AM; 5 kW; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFRL (1570 AM; 5 kW; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WTSO (1070 AM; 10 kW; MADISON, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hanover:

  • WCCI (100.3 FM; SAVANNA, IL; Owner: CARROLL COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJOD (103.3 FM; ASBURY, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KATF (92.9 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • WDBQ-FM (107.5 FM; GALENA, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCQQ (106.5 FM; DAVENPORT, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUUL (101.3 FM; EAST MOLINE, IL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXG (96.1 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K254AE (98.7 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • WVRE (101.1 FM; DICKEYVILLE, WI; Owner: RADIO DUBUQUE, INC.)
  • KMAQ-FM (95.1 FM; MAQUOKETA, IA; Owner: MAQUOKETA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXGE (102.3 FM; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQLF (102.1 FM; LENA, IL; Owner: LENA RADIO BROADCASTING)
  • WFPS (92.1 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZEG (94.7 FM; CLINTON, IA; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hanover:

  • KFXB (Channel 40; DUBUQUE, IA; Owner: DUBUQUE TV LTD. PARTNERSHIP)

Hanover fatal accident list:

Nov 16, 2011 08:33 PM, Blanding Rd, Fulton Rd, Lat: 42.25329, Lon: -90.28764, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 20, 1975 11:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 3,000Total average daily traffic
  • 270Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,048Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hanover)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 42.255028 Lon: -90.284306, Call Sign: WQBZ702
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/12/2005, Expiration Date: 01/12/2015, Certifier: Patricia A Miller
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • 102 Fulton St (Lat: 42.258667 Lon: -90.285861), Call Sign: WQCJ227
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.237 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/16/2005, Expiration Date: 03/16/2015, Certifier: Dean K Groezinger
    Registrant: General Communications Inc, 5157 Anton Dr, Madison, WI 53719, Phone: (608) 271-4848, Fax: (608) 274-2080
  • 175 Highland St (Lat: 42.259306 Lon: -90.286917), Type: Tank, Structure height: 44.2 m, Overall height: 47.8 m, Call Sign: WQPN361
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.002 MHz, 154.890 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/05/2012, Expiration Date: 07/05/2022, Certifier: Mike Moser
    Registrant: Apco Spectrum Management Division Licensing Services, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • ELIZABETH, 2246 S Rodden Rd (Lat: 42.338194 Lon: -90.298444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WPYW694
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10552.5 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/18/2003, Expiration Date: 11/18/2013, Certifier: Steven T Campbell
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • HANOVER, Highland St (Lat: 42.259222 Lon: -90.286806), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41.2 m, Call Sign: WQKW583
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/07/2009, Expiration Date: 10/07/2019, Certifier: Kyle Buros
    Registrant: Jo Carroll Energy, Inc, 793 U.S. Route 20 West, Elizabeth, IL 61028, Phone: (815) 858-2207, Fax: (815) 858-5522, Email:
  • HANOVER, 4044 W. Speer Rd. (Lat: 42.261139 Lon: -90.292000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQNQ986
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/25/2011, Expiration Date: 04/25/2021, Certifier: Steven T Campbell
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 900' W. & 1200' North Of Int Of Barrington & Irving Pk (Lat: 42.010000 Lon: -88.147833), Overall height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: KNKH915
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.337 MHz, 931.712 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/27/2009, Expiration Date: 11/08/2019, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K9DLI, Licensee ID: L00275667
    Grant Date: 12/28/2006, Expiration Date: 02/20/2017
    Registrant: Richard W Jones, 8620 Fisher Road, Hanover, IL 61041
  • Call Sign: N9PED, Licensee ID: L00217799
    Grant Date: 01/29/2002, Expiration Date: 04/28/2012
    Registrant: Roy G Nance, Box 222 Jefferson St, Hanover, IL 61041
  • Call Sign: W9ITV, Licensee ID: L00821383
    Grant Date: 02/15/2005, Expiration Date: 05/04/2015, Certifier: Joseph E Unfried
    Registrant: Joseph E Unfried, 704 Monroe St, Hanover, IL 61041
  • Call Sign: WA9RYZ, Licensee ID: L00688298
    Grant Date: 06/19/2003, Expiration Date: 09/14/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/23/2007
    Registrant: Norman L True, 98 Blackhawk, Hanover, IL 61041

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-C55 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11DX , Serial Number: TE-257, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 11/08/1966
    Registrant (Corporation): Dextral Enterprises Inc, 2003 W Hanover Rd, Hanover, IL 61041
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-236 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2107G , Serial Number: 28-7911068, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 12/15/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Betty Lou Merkle, 6964 W Batey Hollow Rd, Hanover, IL 61041
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE AIR WOLF 912 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5162V , Serial Number: A-076-ULS, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Christopher C Lord, 7338 W Blackjack Rd, Hanover, IL 61041
  • Aircraft: HARMENINGS HIGH FLYERS DELUXE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7026P , Serial Number: SN005975, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 01/02/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel L Harkness, 800 Monroe St, Hanover, IL 61041

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Hanover, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2073.1 years
George1480.4 years
Charles1280.6 years
Florence1186.3 years
Dorothy1081.6 years
William1078.0 years
Mary1082.2 years
Robert969.1 years
Elizabeth976.8 years
James876.4 years
Most common last names in Hanover, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1269.1 years
Schaible881.6 years
Harkness781.7 years
Virtue783.1 years
Sullivan768.0 years
Calvert679.3 years
Crawford684.2 years
Hunt677.3 years
Mason673.8 years
Unangst684.7 years

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  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Computer and electronic products"
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