Kangley, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 242 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.7%
 
Males: 141  (58.3%)
Females: 101  (41.7%)
Median resident age:  34.8 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61364.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,105 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Kangley:

$61,105
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,982 (it was $15,505 in 2000)

Kangley village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $80,996 (it was $48,900 in 2000)
Kangley:

$80,996
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $739.

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  • Races in Kangley, IL (2010)

    Kangley races chart
    • 24597.6%White alone
    • 20.8%Hispanic
    • 10.4%Black alone
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Asian alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kangley: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.0%), Irish (20.2%), English (8.9%), Slovak (7.6%), Polish (3.7%), United States (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/29/1888

Elevation: 634 feet

Land area: 0.34 square miles.

Population density: 716 people per square mile   (low).

Kangley,IL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Kangley:

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kangley village:

  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $849 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,080 (1.4%)

Kangley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IL (46.6 miles , pop. 64,808).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (78.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Streator, IL (1.6 miles ), Leonore, IL (2.5 miles) , Grand Ridge, IL (2.5 miles ), Lostant, IL (3.1 miles ), Long Point, IL (3.1 miles ), Tonica, IL (3.4 miles ), Wenona, IL (3.4 miles ), Ransom, IL (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $82,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $38,100
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $38,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.15 N, Longitude: 88.87 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 815

Kangley household income distribution Kangley home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.1%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +37 (+14.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Utilities (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Information (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (3%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (32%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Kangley, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kangley-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 74% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/13/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.7 miles away from the Kangley village center injured 3 people.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 45.8 miles away from the village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kangley-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 193.6 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 169.2 miles away from Kangley 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 21.7 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 226.2 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 192.6 miles away from Kangley center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 181.5 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 La Salle County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kangley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kangley:

  • PARKER NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • FMC - STREATOR (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • ST MARYS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • ST MARY'S HSP EXT CARE FAC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • HH SVC OF ST MARY'S HOSP (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH-STREATOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; STREATOR, IL)
  • LA SALLE COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; OTTAWA, IL)

Operable nuclear power plants near Kangley:

  • 18 miles: LaSalle County 1 and 2 in Seneca, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kangley:

  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 17 miles; Oglesby, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,747)
  • Heartland Community College (about 44 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 3,958)
  • Joliet Junior College (about 44 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 11,401)
  • Illinois State University (about 45 miles; Normal, IL; FT enrollment: 18,804)
  • Illinois Wesleyan University (about 46 miles; Bloomington, IL; FT enrollment: 2,323)
  • Illinois Central College (about 46 miles; East Peoria, IL; FT enrollment: 7,158)
  • University of St Francis (about 49 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 2,454)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 46.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.5
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.66
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.3%
(2.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.0%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.7%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Kangley 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.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (90%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Kangley village (based on La Salle County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic30,42929
Mainline Protestant12,96247
Evangelical Protestant9,47569
Other6899
None60,369-
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: 25
La Salle County:

2.23 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
La Salle County:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
La Salle County:

5.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 116
Here:

10.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
La Salle County:

27.1%
Illinois:

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

14.3%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$415
Totals for Government 0$0 8$415

4.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,624 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.01%
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 Bureau County, IL  0.44% ($27,837 average AGI)
from Will County, IL  0.27% ($37,508)
from Kendall County, IL  0.26% ($37,214)


4.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,963 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($170 average AGI)
La Salle County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bureau County, IL  0.39% ($29,511 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.28% ($31,646)
to Kendall County, IL  0.23% ($37,226)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kangley:

  • WSPL (1250 AM; 1 kW; STREATOR, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WLPO (1220 AM; 1 kW; LASALLE, IL; Owner: LASALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kangley:

  • WSTQ (97.7 FM; STREATOR, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYYS (106.1 FM; STREATOR, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WALS (102.1 FM; OGLESBY, IL; Owner: LACO RADIO, INC.)
  • WKOT (96.5 FM; MARSEILLES, IL; Owner: LASALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; PERU, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WSOG (88.1 FM; SPRING VALLEY, IL; Owner: SPIRIT EDUCATION ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WIVQ (103.3 FM; SPRING VALLEY, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; LA SALLE, IL; Owner: LA SALLE COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJEZ (98.9 FM; DWIGHT, IL; Owner: LIVINGSTON COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WJDK-FM (95.7 FM; SENECA, IL; Owner: GRUNDY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • WCFL (104.7 FM; MORRIS, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS DISTRICT COUNCIL OF ASSEMBL)
  • WRKX (95.3 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WRVY-FM (100.5 FM; HENRY, IL; Owner: WZOE, INC)
  • WPJC (88.3 FM; PONTIAC, IL; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

TV broadcast stations around Kangley:

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYZZ-TV (Channel 43; BLOOMINGTON, IL; Owner: WYZZ LICENSEE, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 1,650Total average daily traffic
  • 99Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,843Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KG9FU, Previous Call Sign: WB9SCR, Licensee ID: L00155063
    Grant Date: 09/22/1999, Expiration Date: 12/19/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/20/2011
    Registrant: Donald D Lemler, Rr3, Kangley, IL 61364

Kangley on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Communications equipment operators"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Clothing and clothing accessories, including shoe, stores"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Art and design workers"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other protective service workers including supervisors"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Information and record clerks except customer service representatives"
  • #63 (61364) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Slovak first ancestries"
  • #99 (61364) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Czechoslovakian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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