Hanover, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 784 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.2%
 
Males: 373  (47.6%)
Females: 411  (52.4%)
Median resident age:

52.3 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 61041.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,866 (it was $29,236 in 2000)
Hanover:

$41,866
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,798 (it was $17,535 in 2000)

Hanover village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $83,793 (it was $56,300 in 2000)
Hanover:

$83,793
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $201,080; detached houses: $201,237; townhouses or other attached units: $234,101; in 2-unit structures: $122,188; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $197,236; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $129,703; mobile homes: $85,861

Median gross rent in 2017: $468.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hanover: 84.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.5%
(21.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 64.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hanover, IL (2017)
    • 56286.3%White alone
    • 304.6%Two or more races
    • 294.5%Asian alone
    • 152.3%Hispanic
    • 50.8%Black alone
    • 40.6%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Hanover, Illinois as of January 22, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hanover is 85 to 1.


Crime rates in Hanover by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(250.9)
2
(252.2)
2
(256.7)
3
(378.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(118.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
24
(3,125)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(123.0)
1
(123.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(492.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(126.1)
1
(128.4)
6
(756.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(236.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(246.0)
1
(123.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(615.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(126.1)
2
(256.7)
5
(630.5)
3
(390.6)
4
(472.3)
2
(236.7)
1
(120.6)
3
(369.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(492.0)
6
(752.8)
14
(1,765)
21
(2,696)
12
(1,513)
17
(2,214)
2
(236.1)
7
(828.4)
7
(844.4)
11
(1,353)
4
(495.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(125.5)
1
(126.1)
1
(128.4)
1
(126.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(126.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(123.0)
1
(123.8)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)161.1240.9316.5367.1568.71053.442.5191.742.2166.181.7

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City-data.com crime index in Hanover, IL

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:

2.67
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Ancestries: German (23.9%), American (21.2%), English (12.8%), Irish (9.0%), Greek (2.4%), Polish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/27/1877

Elevation: 630 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 1,323 people per square mile   (low).

Hanover, Illinois map

34 residents are foreign born (0.6% Europe).

This village:

5.2%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,743 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,300 (1.7%)

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 )

Latitude: 42.26 N, Longitude: 90.28 W

Area code: 815

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

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
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.2%
Illinois:

4.5%
Most common industries in Hanover, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (16.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (13.3%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.1%)
  • Health care (4.2%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (15.3%)
  • Construction (15.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (11.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (18.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (15.9%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Hanover, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Top executives (4.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (9.1%)
  • Cashiers (8.5%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.1%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)

Average climate in Hanover, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 Hanover 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 Hanover 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 the city 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 (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flash Flood: 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)

Points of interest:

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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)
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

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

For population 15 years and over in Hanover:

Marital status in Hanover, IL
  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 48.6%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

For population 25 years and over in Hanover:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Illinois average:

12.2

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

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.
State:

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

6.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Jo Daviess County:

16.20 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Jo Daviess 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%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.9%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.7%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.9%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hanover:

10.9%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.5%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Hanover:

56.2%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Hanover:

76.4%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hanover, IL Residents
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
Electric Power 3$7,733$30,9320$0
Financial Administration 1$2,277$27,3240$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,893$46,7163$1,391
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$650
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$13,903$33,36711$2,041

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $748,000 ($954.08)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $469,000 ($598.21)
    Central Staff Services: $185,000 ($235.97)
    Water Utilities: $103,000 ($131.38)
    Police Protection: $67,000 ($85.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $57,000 ($72.70)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($21.68)
    General - Other: $16,000 ($20.41)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($1.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $17,000 ($21.68)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $210,000 ($267.86)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $95,000 ($121.17)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $79,000 ($100.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $56,000 ($71.43)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($43.37)
    General Revenue - Other: $11,000 ($14.03)
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,000 ($7.65)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $511,000 ($651.79)
    Water Utilities: $218,000 ($278.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $105,000 ($133.93)
    Highways: $21,000 ($26.79)
  • Tax - Property: $128,000 ($163.27)
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000 ($14.03)
    Other License: $4,000 ($5.10)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,240,000 ($1581.63)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,190,000 ($1517.86)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,000 ($63.78)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,869,000 ($2383.93)

5.65% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($53,406 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.58% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,852 average AGI)
Jo Daviess County:

0.58%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dubuque County, IA  1.13% ($40,743 average AGI)
from Stephenson County, IL  0.40% ($44,475)
from Cook County, IL  0.32% ($125,563)


6.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,279 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.51% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,071 average AGI)
Jo Daviess County:

0.51%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dubuque County, IA  0.95% ($53,208 average AGI)
to Stephenson County, IL  0.43% ($42,909)
to Cook County, IL  0.37% ($37,703)

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: 42.253289, Lon: -90.287639, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 20, 1976 11:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jun 20, 1975 11:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 44.6mTotal length
  • $114,000Total costs
  • 11,725Total average daily traffic
  • 2,296Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,098Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hanover, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hanover, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 42.255028 Lon: -90.284306, Call Sign: WQBZ702,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, Grant Date: 01/12/2005, Expiration Date: 01/12/2015, Cancellation Date: 03/14/2015, 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, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2015, Certifier: Dean K Groezinger, Registrant: General Communications Inc, 5157 Anton Dr, Madison, WI 53719, Phone: (608) 271-4848, Fax: (608) 274-2080
  • WHITTON HLCS HBD, Bnsf Ls3 Mp158.5 Whitton Hlcs Hbd (Lat: 42.226750 Lon: -90.309972), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQIY374,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHz, Grant Date: 04/05/2018, Expiration Date: 06/18/2028, Certifier: Robert Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 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: Ewa 2013 0611 01, 17750 Creamery Rd, Ste B10, Emmitsburg, MD 21727, Phone: (703) 797-5144, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:
  • ROBINSON SPUR MAIN, Bnsf Ls3 Mp156.94 - Robinson Spur Main Wiu (Lat: 42.211556 Lon: -90.293778), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQSK228,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.325 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/2013, Expiration Date: 10/17/2023, Certifier: Michael Murphy, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 8310 Nieman Rd., Lenexa, KS 66214, Phone: (913) 577-8926, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • WHITTON HBD, Bnsf Ls3 Mp158.5 Whitton Hbd (Lat: 42.226750 Lon: -90.309972), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQUB850,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.100 MHz, Grant Date: 05/30/2014, Expiration Date: 05/30/2024, Certifier: Michael Murphy, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 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, 6004.50 MHz, 10552.5 MHz, Grant Date: 10/22/2013, Expiration Date: 11/18/2023, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2016, 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, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 11445.0 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: Gtower, 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, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2016, 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 WT, Lat: 42.259000 Lon: -90.286806, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: WQNV301,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2011, Expiration Date: 06/07/2021, Certifier: Jeffrey J Harrelson, Registrant: Jo-Carroll Energy, Inc. (Nfp), 793 Us Route 20 West, Elizabeth, IL 61028, Phone: (815) 858-2207, Fax: (815) 858-3731, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 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, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, 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: 12/06/2016, Expiration Date: 02/20/2027, 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, Cancellation Date: 04/29/2014, Registrant: Roy G Nance, Box 222 Jefferson St, Hanover, IL 61041
  • Call Sign: W9ITV, Licensee ID: L00821383, Grant Date: 02/18/2015, Expiration Date: 05/04/2025, 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
  • Call Sign: KD9NGS, Licensee ID: L02267520, Grant Date: 05/22/2019, Expiration Date: 05/22/2029, Certifier: Karen L Cazolas, Registrant: Karen L Cazolas, Hanover, IL 61041
  • Call Sign: KD9NGU, Licensee ID: L02267521, Grant Date: 05/22/2019, Expiration Date: 05/22/2029, Certifier: Sheila M Magnus, Registrant: Sheila M Magnus, Hanover, IL 61041

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

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  • ELA AVIATION USA CORP, 7338 W Blackjack Rd, Hanover, IL 61041
    Certificate: D006572 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 11/01/2016, Expiration Date: 10/31/2017
  • PICTAIO AEROSPACE LLC, 7338 W Blackjack Rd, Hanover, IL 61041
    Certificate: D006573 (LLC), Certificate Issue Date: 11/01/2016, Expiration Date: 10/31/2017
  • PICTAIO AEROSPACE LLC, 7338 W Blackjack Rd, Hanover, IL 61041
    Certificate: D006573 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 11/01/2016, Expiration Date: 10/31/2017

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 12/09/1999
    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 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 5162V , Serial Number: A-076-ULS, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 05/29/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Christopher C Lord, 7338 W Blackjack Rd, Hanover, IL 61041
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/27/2018
  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 10/25/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel L Harkness, 800 Monroe St, Hanover, IL 61041

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 24 took place in 2009, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Hanover, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (56.2%), and Structure Fires (30.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hanover, IL
    • 5956.2%Outside Fires
    • 3230.5%Structure Fires
    • 1110.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 32.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hanover, IL
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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hanover, IL
  • 94.8%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Electricity
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hanover, IL
  • 92.2%Utility gas
  • 7.8%Electricity


Hanover compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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 significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2021.