Kirkland, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 1,723 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +47.8%
Males: 889  (51.6%)
Females: 834  (48.4%)
Median resident age:

31.0 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60146.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,828 (it was $45,938 in 2000)
Kirkland:

$60,828
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,026 (it was $18,841 in 2000)

Kirkland village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $131,626 (it was $110,000 in 2000)
Kirkland:

$131,626
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $203,221; detached houses: $215,120; townhouses or other attached units: $145,760; in 2-unit structures: $183,848; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $163,912; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $131,643; mobile homes: $30,653

Median gross rent in 2017: $732.

March 2019 cost of living index in Kirkland: 93.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.0%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.5% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Kirkland, IL (2010)
    • 1,57590.3%White alone
    • 1357.7%Hispanic
    • 120.7%Asian alone
    • 120.7%Two or more races
    • 80.5%Black alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Kirkland, Illinois as of February 18, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Kirkland is 552 to 1.


Crime rates in Kirkland by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(137.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(68.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.2)
1
(60.4)
3
(176.5)
3
(176.8)
1
(57.9)
2
(114.7)
4
(230.9)
2
(115.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(274.0)
8
(497.8)
7
(423.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(117.9)
2
(115.8)
2
(114.7)
4
(230.9)
3
(173.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
17
(1,164)
30
(1,867)
41
(2,477)
22
(1,294)
9
(530.3)
6
(347.4)
4
(229.4)
17
(981.5)
11
(635.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.4)
3
(176.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(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)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)195.9122.0145.6101.2112.033.644.7101.6106.9

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City-data.com crime index in Kirkland, IL

Crime rate in Kirkland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Illinois average:

1.96
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Ancestries: German (35.0%), Irish (7.8%), American (7.6%), English (4.7%), Norwegian (4.3%), Polish (4.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 10/28/1882

Elevation: 764 feet

Land area: 1.13 square miles.

Population density: 1,531 people per square mile   (low).

Kirkland, Illinois map

39 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).

This village:

2.2%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,381 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,566 (3.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (16.7 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (62.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Kingston, IL (2.1 miles ),
Monroe Center, IL (2.8 miles ),
Genoa, IL (2.8 miles ),
Sycamore, IL (3.3 miles ),
Malta, IL (3.4 miles ),
Belvidere, IL (3.4 miles ),
Cherry Valley, IL (3.4 miles ),
DeKalb, IL (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 42.09 N, Longitude: 88.85 W

Area code: 815

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $82,600
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $92,100
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2003: 96 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 2004: 57 buildings, average cost: $158,400
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $246,300
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $258,100
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $344,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $230,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Kirkland, IL residents
Average permit cost in Kirkland, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Illinois:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +156 (+15.4%).
Most common industries in Kirkland, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Health care (6.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Machinery (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.2%)
  • Machinery (5.2%)
  • Wood products (4.9%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.3%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.9%)
  • Health care (14.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.3%)
  • Construction (3.4%)
  • Social assistance (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Kirkland, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.6%)

Average climate in Kirkland, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Kirkland, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.5. This is better than average.

City:

56.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Tornado activity:

Kirkland-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.6 miles away from the Kirkland village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.4 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:

Kirkland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 256.8 miles away from Kirkland 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 43.7 miles away from Kirkland 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 231.8 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 289.5 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 255.6 miles away from Kirkland center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 245.3 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 DeKalb County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kirkland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kirkland:

  • GENESIS HOUSE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; GENOA, IL)
  • NORTHWOODS CARE CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BELVIDERE, IL)
  • DEKALB COUNTY REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DEKALB, IL)
  • DEKALB COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMEN (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; DEKALB, IL)
  • NORTHWEST SUBURBAN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; BELVIDERE, IL)
  • BETHESDA LUTHERAN-SYCAMORE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; SYCAMORE, IL)
  • BETHANY HEALTH CARE AND REHAB CT (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DEKALB, IL)

Airports located in Kirkland:

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Amtrak station near Kirkland:

  • 14 miles: ROCKFORD (7559 WALTON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kirkland:

  • Kishwaukee College (about 11 miles; Malta, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 12 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • Rock Valley College (about 17 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)
  • McHenry County College (about 28 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; FT enrollment: 4,886)
  • Elgin Community College (about 28 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 29 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • Aurora University (about 35 miles; Aurora, IL; FT enrollment: 4,596)

Public high school in Kirkland:

  • HIAWATHA HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 410 1ST ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Kirkland:

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Library in Kirkland:

  • KIRKLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $58,427; Location: 513 WEST MAIN STREET; 11,109 books; 230 audio materials; 1,194 video materials; 16 state licensed databases; 33 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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

Church in Kirkland: First Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Maple Cemetery (1), Pine Hill Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bull Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

DeKalb County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This village:

2.9 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

75.5%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.9%
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: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Kirkland (2011 data):

  • Alpine Bank & Trust Co.: Kirkland Branch at 306 West Main Street, branch established on 1913/01/01. Info updated 2009/07/22: Bank assets: $1,039.0 mil, Deposits: $928.9 mil, headquarters in Rockford, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Alpine Bancorporation, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Kirkland:

Marital status in Kirkland, IL
  • Never married: 34.8%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

For population 25 years and over in Kirkland:

  • High school or higher: 89.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Illinois average:

12.2

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Kirkland
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kirkland, IL (based on DeKalb County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,4476
Mainline Protestant14,71937
Evangelical Protestant9,84349
Other4,26712
Orthodox4001
Black Protestant1821
None56,302-
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: 13
Here:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
DeKalb County:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
DeKalb County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
This county:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
DeKalb County:

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
DeKalb County:

7.0%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.1%
State:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
DeKalb County:

16.3%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.8%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.4%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Kirkland:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.1%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Kirkland:

10.4%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kirkland:

34.8%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Kirkland:

57.6%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Kirkland:

79.0%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kirkland, 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
Police Protection - Officers 3$13,322$53,2884$3,000
Sewerage 2$8,581$51,4860$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,178$50,1360$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$500
Local Libraries 0$0 8$2,354
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$3,390
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,019
Totals for Government 6$26,081$52,16222$10,263

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $359,000 ($208.36)
    Water Utilities: $266,000 ($154.38)
    Regular Highways: $199,000 ($115.50)
    Central Staff Services: $178,000 ($103.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $125,000 ($72.55)
    General - Other: $36,000 ($20.89)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $125,000 ($72.55)
    Central Staff Services: $76,000 ($44.11)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $460,000 ($266.98)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $126,000 ($73.13)
    Other: $3,000 ($1.74)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $23,000 ($13.35)
    General Revenue - Other: $8,000 ($4.64)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($2.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $296,000 ($171.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $253,000 ($146.84)
    Highways: $51,000 ($29.60)
  • Tax - Property: $490,000 ($284.39)
    Public Utilities Sales: $114,000 ($66.16)
    Other Selective Sales: $27,000 ($15.67)
    Other License: $24,000 ($13.93)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,626,000 ($943.70)

7.36% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,754 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.36%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kane County, IL  1.44% ($46,204 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  1.07% ($28,648)
from DuPage County, IL  0.57% ($41,056)


8.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.61%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Kane County, IL  1.20% ($52,309 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  1.13% ($31,483)
to DuPage County, IL  0.51% ($35,418)

Businesses in Kirkland, IL

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Kirkland:

  • 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.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WLBK (1360 AM; 1 kW; DEKALB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WNTA (1330 AM; 1 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kirkland:

  • WYCH (106.3 FM; GENOA, IL; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WNIU (89.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNIJ (90.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY RADIO, LIMITED)
  • WDEK (92.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; BELVIDERE, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • W233AD (94.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; OREGON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WZCH (103.9 FM; DUNDEE, IL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRHL-FM (102.3 FM; ROCHELLE, IL; Owner: ROCHELLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W289AB (105.7 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Kirkland:

  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WQFL-CA (Channel 8; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY VALUES ORGANIZATION, INC.)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WCFC-CA (Channel 51; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS OF CHICAGOLAND, INC.)
  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WREX TELEVISION, LLC)
  • W25CL (Channel 25; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Kirkland fatal accident list:

Feb 11, 1988 04:03 PM, No First, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 131ft / 40.2mTotal length
  • $872,000Total costs
  • 21,025Total average daily traffic
  • 2,706Total average daily truck traffic
  • 31,175Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Kirkland, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Kirkland, IL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kirkland)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 170PT , Serial Number: 19300, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 05/03/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 12/02/2014
    Registrant (Individual): George H Vodden, 27601 Mcqueen Rd, Kirkland, IL 60146
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 1712E , Serial Number: 7AC-5277, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 11/29/1977
    Registrant (Individual): George H Vodden, 27601 Mcqueen Rd, Kirkland, IL 60146
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6640A , Serial Number: 28740, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 05/05/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 10/12/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Glenn H Bunger, 4133 Rt 72, Kirkland, IL 60146
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9449X , Serial Number: 21057749, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 02/01/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 03/19/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Glenn H Bunger, 4133 Rt 72, Kirkland, IL 60146
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-90 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98040 , Serial Number: 18186, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 11/10/2004
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Glenn H Bunger, 4133 Rt 72, Kirkland, IL 60146, Other Owners: Jonathan Zorola

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$151,487
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$136,640
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$91,790
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0002.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2004
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$123,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0002.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Kirkland, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Kirkland, IL - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
Most common first names in Kirkland, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1874.0 years
William1574.1 years
James1171.6 years
Robert1171.2 years
George1177.3 years
Dorothy1179.6 years
Charles977.5 years
Mary982.1 years
Hazel884.5 years
Donald770.0 years
Most common last names in Kirkland, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1480.3 years
Carlson1079.0 years
Anderson976.3 years
Paulson783.9 years
Thurlby772.4 years
Williams770.7 years
Aves683.7 years
Littlejohn679.2 years
Montgomery580.6 years
Tindall586.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Kirkland, IL
  • 89.5%Utility gas
  • 9.1%Electricity
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Kirkland, IL
  • 69.6%Utility gas
  • 30.4%Electricity


Kirkland compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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