Lockport, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 25,434 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +67.4%
Males: 12,242  (48.1%)
Females: 13,192  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

36.5 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60441.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $86,511 (it was $59,179 in 2000)
Lockport:

$86,511
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $35,183 (it was $24,939 in 2000)

Lockport city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $236,898 (it was $148,300 in 2000)
Lockport:

$236,898
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $237,469; detached houses: $246,913; townhouses or other attached units: $203,122; in 2-unit structures: $383,370; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $215,929; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $112,497

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,192.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lockport: 101.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.0%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.5% for Black residents, 4.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.5% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Lockport, IL (2017)
    • 21,47384.6%White alone
    • 2,4369.6%Hispanic
    • 4771.9%Black alone
    • 4331.7%Asian alone
    • 2571.0%Two or more races
    • 130.05%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 36 registered sex offenders living in Lockport, Illinois as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lockport is 701 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Lockport by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(30.9)
7
(29.5)
6
(24.9)
6
(24.6)
11
(44.3)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(16.0)
4
(15.9)
2
(8.0)
3
(11.9)
4
(15.9)
3
(11.9)
2
(7.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(30.9)
7
(29.5)
13
(54.0)
7
(28.7)
7
(28.2)
7
(28.2)
4
(16.1)
4
(16.0)
5
(19.9)
3
(12.0)
2
(7.9)
5
(19.8)
1
(4.0)
5
(19.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(53.0)
8
(33.8)
11
(45.7)
11
(45.1)
13
(52.4)
4
(16.1)
3
(12.1)
6
(24.0)
14
(55.8)
4
(16.0)
5
(19.9)
11
(43.6)
3
(11.9)
10
(39.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
29
(128.1)
54
(227.8)
45
(187.0)
46
(188.5)
55
(221.7)
31
(124.9)
49
(197.3)
44
(176.0)
37
(147.4)
42
(167.6)
34
(135.1)
20
(79.3)
20
(79.1)
31
(121.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
203
(897.0)
330
(1,392)
297
(1,234)
387
(1,586)
385
(1,552)
297
(1,197)
289
(1,163)
264
(1,056)
218
(868.5)
251
(1,002)
191
(759.0)
171
(678.0)
187
(739.7)
137
(537.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(66.3)
18
(75.9)
27
(112.2)
4
(16.4)
16
(64.5)
5
(20.2)
5
(20.1)
9
(36.0)
8
(31.9)
7
(27.9)
6
(23.8)
2
(7.9)
6
(23.7)
9
(35.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(4.4)
3
(12.7)
5
(20.8)
1
(4.1)
2
(8.1)
3
(12.1)
2
(8.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(12.0)
2
(8.0)
2
(7.9)
2
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(11.8)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)94.8116.9125.1115.2145.281.269.287.877.575.257.676.550.152.8

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City-data.com crime index in Lockport, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 44 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: Polish (18.8%), Italian (14.2%), Irish (11.3%), German (11.2%), Lithuanian (4.2%), Palestinian (3.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/02/1890

Elevation: 650 feet

Land area: 7.08 square miles.

Population density: 3,590 people per square mile   (average).

Lockport, Illinois map

1,702 residents are foreign born (2.9% Europe, 1.9% Latin America).

This city:

6.7%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $6,678 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,853 (2.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Joliet, IL (5.0 miles , pop. 106,221).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (25.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Fairmont, IL (1.4 miles ),
Crest Hill, IL (1.9 miles ),
Romeoville, IL (2.1 miles ),
Ingalls Park, IL (2.2 miles ),
Joliet, IL (2.2 miles ),
Homer Glen, IL (2.4 miles ),
Crystal Lawns, IL (2.4 miles ),
Goodings Grove, IL (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.59 N, Longitude: 88.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -6,574 (-25.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,886 (13.9%)

Area code: 815

Distribution of median household income in Lockport, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lockport, IL in 2017

Property values in Lockport, IL

Lockport satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 214 buildings, average cost: $101,200
  • 1998: 207 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 1999: 357 buildings, average cost: $111,200
  • 2000: 425 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 2001: 382 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2002: 426 buildings, average cost: $140,200
  • 2003: 433 buildings, average cost: $150,700
  • 2004: 427 buildings, average cost: $165,600
  • 2005: 563 buildings, average cost: $207,800
  • 2006: 300 buildings, average cost: $214,100
  • 2007: 152 buildings, average cost: $263,100
  • 2008: 83 buildings, average cost: $255,200
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $206,000
  • 2010: 35 buildings, average cost: $233,800
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $343,000
  • 2012: 33 buildings, average cost: $328,000
  • 2013: 29 buildings, average cost: $322,000
  • 2014: 49 buildings, average cost: $295,500
  • 2015: 42 buildings, average cost: $275,700
  • 2016: 115 buildings, average cost: $284,100
  • 2017: 98 buildings, average cost: $272,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Lockport, IL residents
Average permit cost in Lockport, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Illinois:

4.5%
Historical population in Lockport, IL
Historical housing units in Lockport, IL

Population change in the 1990s: +5,445 (+55.9%).
Most common industries in Lockport, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.3%)
  • Educational services (14.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Lockport, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
  • Registered nurses (3.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Carpenters (4.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Registered nurses (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)

Average climate in Lockport, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Lockport, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 90.6. This is worse than average.

City:

90.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.358. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.358
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.921. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.921
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 23.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0175. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0175
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Lockport-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the Lockport city center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lockport-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 217.1 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 191.6 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 45.0 miles away from Lockport 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 249.5 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 215.6 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 207.3 miles away from Lockport 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 Will County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lockport topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lockport:

  • SHADY OAKS WEST (16220 PARKER ROAD)
  • LOCKPORT DAVITA AT HOME (16626 W. 159TH STREET, STE. 703)
  • ELITE HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS (1000 SOUTH STATE ST, STE 301)

Amtrak stations near Lockport:

  • 5 miles: JOLIET (50 E. JEFFERSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: NAPERVILLE (E. 4TH & ELLSWORTH AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: LA GRANGE ROAD (LA GRANGE, 25 W. BURLINGTON AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lockport:

  • Lewis University (about 3 miles; Romeoville, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,739)
  • University of St Francis (about 5 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 2,454)
  • Joliet Junior College (about 10 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 11,401)
  • Moraine Valley Community College (about 14 miles; Palos Hills, IL; FT enrollment: 12,008)
  • Benedictine University (about 14 miles; Lisle, IL; FT enrollment: 5,694)
  • North Central College (about 14 miles; Naperville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,860)
  • College of DuPage (about 18 miles; Glen Ellyn, IL; FT enrollment: 18,910)

Public high school in Lockport:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lockport:

Private elementary/middle schools in Lockport:

  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 276, Location: 529 MADISON ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST DENNIS SCHOOL (Students: 238, Location: 1201 S WASHINGTON ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • CREST HILL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 20, Location: 21514 W DIVISION ST, Grades: PK-4)
See full list of schools located in Lockport

Library in Lockport:

  • DES PLAINES VALLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $2,260,974; Location: 121 EAST EIGHTH STREET; 159,691 books; 12,161 audio materials; 5,150 video materials; 15 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 211 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lockport: Broken Arrow Golf Course (A), Illinois and Michigan Canal Museum (B), Gladys Fox Museum (C), Gaylord Building (D), Lockport City Hall (E), Lockport Township Fire Protection District Station 1 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lockport include: Saint Dennis Roman Catholic Church (A), First United Methodist Church of Lockport (B), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (C), Shepherd of the Hill Lutheran Church (D), Saint Johns Episcopal Church (E), Covenant Community Church (F), Church of Christ (G), Community Life Church (H), First Congregational Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Barnett Cemetery (1), Lockport Cemetery (2), Runyan Cemetery (3), Lockport Catholic Cemetery (4), Calvary Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Lockport include: Morris Park (1), Dellwood Park (2), Legion Park (3), Lockport Historic District (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Tom Haller - Baseball player and coach, Jake Christensen - Football player, Jim Donahue - Major League Baseball player, Nick Setta - Player of and football, Alando Tucker - College basketball player (Wisconsin Badgers), Kyle Higgins - Writer.

Will County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

SOUTHWEST DEVELOPMENT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (JUN-16-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-27-2011)
NORTHWEST HOMER FIRE DEPT #1 (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-16-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2010)
PATTY CAKES BAKERY (Address: 14929 S ARCHER , Population served: 25, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • ST BERNARDS CHURCH (Population served: 1,600, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FIRST APOSTOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 730, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SIEGALS COTTONWOOD FARMS (Population served: 500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • STRIKE N SPARE (Address: 811 N NORTHERN DR , Population served: 300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LOCKPORT GOLF & RECREATION (Population served: 145, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HOMER CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH (Address: 14832 W 163RD ST , Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PAGODA HOUSE RESTAURANT (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROCCOS PUB (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 70, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HARRIS BANK (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.5%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.9%
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: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Lockport in 2010:

  • 77 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 16 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
4 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with most branches in Lockport (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Homer Township Branch at 14831 West 159th Street, branch established on 1998/03/14; 826 East Ninth Street Branch at 826 East Ninth Street, branch established on 1971/06/10. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • Woodforest National Bank: Lockport Walmart Branch at 16241 S Farrell Road, branch established on 2007/08/13. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • TCF National Bank: Jewel-Lockport Branch at 16625 W. 159th Street, branch established on 2002/09/18. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • Standard Bank and Trust Company: Lockport Branch at 16545 West 159th Street, branch established on 2005/08/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,140.2 mil, Deposits: $1,872.8 mil, headquarters in Hickory Hills, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices, Holding Company: Standard Bancshares, Inc.
  • Fifth Third Bank: Lockport Banking Center Branch at 16732 West 159th Street, branch established on 2005/10/11. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • GreenChoice Bank, fsb: South State Street Branch at 838 S State St, branch established on 2005/06/30. Info updated 2011/11/04: Bank assets: $65.6 mil, Deposits: $59.9 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Farrell & 159th Banking Center at 16057 South Farrell Road, branch established on 2007/08/29. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Lockport at 1103 East Ninth Street, branch established on 1988/05/23. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • First Midwest Bank: Lockport Branch at 800 South State Street, branch established on 1996/04/13. Info updated 2011/12/22: Bank assets: $7,848.0 mil, Deposits: $6,529.2 mil, headquarters in Itasca, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 100 total offices, Holding Company: First Midwest Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Lockport:

Marital status in Lockport, IL
  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 55.4%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

For population 25 years and over in Lockport:

  • High school or higher: 95.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Illinois average:

12.2

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhood in Lockport (Lockport, Illinois Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Lockport, IL (based on Will County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic212,25239
Evangelical Protestant46,404188
Mainline Protestant31,31373
Other12,57420
Black Protestant7,42616
Orthodox1,5366
None366,055-
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: 85
Will County:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Will County:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 122
Will County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 286
Will County:

4.26 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

7.7%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Will County:

26.3%
Illinois:

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

13.4%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.0%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.4%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Lockport:

28.5
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.7%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.4%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lockport:

33.4%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

58.9%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Lockport:

80.2%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lockport, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 38$281,446$88,8780$0
Streets and Highways 15$82,227$65,7826$6,873
Police - Other 11$37,190$40,57110$3,308
Sewerage 9$44,880$59,8401$1,867
Other and Unallocable 9$43,616$58,1558$2,212
Water Supply 6$32,583$65,1663$4,294
Financial Administration 4$24,054$72,1620$0
Judicial and Legal 1$10,911$130,9320$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 12$6,336
Totals for Government 93$556,907$71,85940$24,890

Lockport government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,927,000 ($154.40)
    Water Utilities: $1,127,000 ($44.31)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($0.86)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $7,446,000 ($292.76)
    Water Utilities: $4,690,000 ($184.40)
    Regular Highways: $4,527,000 ($177.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,231,000 ($87.72)
    Financial Administration: $1,923,000 ($75.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $866,000 ($34.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $3,421,000 ($134.50)
    Water Utilities: $2,399,000 ($94.32)
    Police Protection: $156,000 ($6.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,372,000 ($289.85)

Lockport government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,240,000 ($88.07)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $363,000 ($14.27)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $56,000 ($2.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,588,000 ($62.44)
    Fines and Forfeits: $451,000 ($17.73)
    Interest Earnings: $79,000 ($3.11)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,091,000 ($357.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $7,438,000 ($292.44)
    Highways: $703,000 ($27.64)
    Other: $407,000 ($16.00)
  • Tax - Property: $6,276,000 ($246.76)
    Other License: $1,480,000 ($58.19)
    Public Utilities Sales: $354,000 ($13.92)

Lockport government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,644,000 ($850.99)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,919,000 ($783.16)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,025,000 ($118.94)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,299,000 ($51.07)

Lockport government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,467,000 ($1237.20)

6.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($63,532 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($255 average AGI)
Will County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cook County, IL  2.51% ($62,155 average AGI)
from DuPage County, IL  1.25% ($68,167)
from Kendall County, IL  0.21% ($65,539)


6.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($69,353 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.20%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($612 average AGI)
Will County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cook County, IL  1.85% ($52,993 average AGI)
to DuPage County, IL  0.89% ($74,293)
to Kendall County, IL  0.32% ($71,947)
Businesses in Lockport, IL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Blockbuster1Quiznos1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
CVS1Sprint Nextel1
Cold Stone Creamery1Starbucks2
DHL1Subway3
Dairy Queen1T-Mobile2
Dunkin Donuts1Taco Bell1
FedEx3U-Haul1
GameStop1U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1UPS5
Jewel-Osco1Walgreens1
Jimmy John's1Walmart1
KFC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lockport:

  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAGG (610 AM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WJOL (1340 AM; 1 kW; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WWHN (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JOLIET, IL; Owner: HAWKINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lockport:

  • WJTW (93.5 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WLRA (88.1 FM; LOCKPORT, IL; Owner: LEWIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WLLI-FM (96.7 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WCSF (88.7 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: COLLEGE OF ST. FRANCIS)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; CREST HILL, IL; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF JOLIET, INC.)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WNND (100.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Lockport:

  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOCH-LP (Channel 28; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-28, L.L.C.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSPY-LP (Channel 30; PLANO, IL; Owner: WSPY-TV, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Lockport fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 44Number of bridges
  • 951ft / 290mTotal length
  • $1,285,000Total costs
  • 865,725Total average daily traffic
  • 102,055Total average daily truck traffic
  • 590,340Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lockport, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 262000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lockport, IL
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 221 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lockport)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Lockport, IL)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 103 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lockport)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lockport)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED47$179,45245$189,669370$189,25310$73,7893$269,52310$129,4721$197,210
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$205,0603$226,27032$185,8680$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$141,5528$141,636102$194,9619$22,7360$04$117,7600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$177,0285$200,88444$193,9441$103,3600$01$145,9400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$143,9000$019$193,3530$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8805.02 , 8806.00, 8807.00, 8810.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$241,1877$237,434
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$253,2052$166,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$210,1533$262,400
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$345,0300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8805.02 , 8806.00, 8807.00, 8810.04

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

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 140. The highest number of fires - 209 took place in 2003, and the least - 93 in 2018. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Lockport, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (41.0%), and Outside Fires (39.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lockport, IL
    • 97541.0%Structure Fires
    • 92739.0%Outside Fires
    • 34614.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1295.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lockport, IL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lockport, IL
  • 96.6%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Electricity
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lockport, IL
  • 74.2%Utility gas
  • 19.2%Electricity
  • 2.6%No fuel used
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Other fuel


Lockport compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Lockport on our top lists:

  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Poland (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • Roger D. Segroves (5)
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