Lynwood, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 9,279 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +25.8%
Males: 4,083  (44.0%)
Females: 5,196  (56.0%)
Median resident age:

37.6 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60411.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,192 (it was $56,554 in 2000)
Lynwood:

$54,192
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,310 (it was $22,650 in 2000)

Lynwood village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $153,743 (it was $122,600 in 2000)
Lynwood:

$153,743
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $318,646; detached houses: $328,836; townhouses or other attached units: $310,531; in 2-unit structures: $309,931; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $313,452; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $309,380; mobile homes: $43,489; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $660,183

Median gross rent in 2017: $870.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lynwood: 99.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.6%
(21.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.4% for Black residents, 0.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 59.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lynwood, IL (2010)
    • 5,88665.3%Black alone
    • 2,26525.1%White alone
    • 6577.3%Hispanic
    • 1331.5%Two or more races
    • 470.5%Asian alone
    • 90.10%American Indian alone
    • 100.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Lynwood, Illinois as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lynwood is 574 to 1.


Crime rates in Lynwood by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.7)
2
(23.2)
1
(11.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(26.2)
2
(26.1)
9
(113.0)
3
(37.6)
7
(82.2)
13
(150.7)
6
(66.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(26.2)
8
(104.5)
8
(100.5)
5
(62.7)
8
(93.9)
11
(127.5)
7
(77.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
21
(275.5)
17
(222.1)
23
(288.8)
15
(188.1)
6
(70.4)
4
(46.4)
7
(77.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
68
(892.2)
70
(914.4)
75
(941.7)
62
(777.3)
75
(880.4)
60
(695.5)
64
(708.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
157
(2,060)
146
(1,907)
114
(1,431)
117
(1,467)
90
(1,056)
123
(1,426)
98
(1,085)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
28
(367.4)
23
(300.5)
35
(439.5)
29
(363.6)
18
(211.3)
29
(336.2)
19
(210.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(13.1)
4
(52.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.5)
2
(23.5)
1
(11.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)258.2261.0336.6228.7252.3347.0223.8

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 32 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
Illinois average:

2.67
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Ancestries: Nigerian (2.8%), African (2.8%), Dutch (2.1%), Polish (1.8%), American (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/07/1960

Elevation: 615 feet

Land area: 4.93 square miles.

Population density: 1,884 people per square mile   (low).

Lynwood, Illinois map

844 residents are foreign born (4.9% Africa, 3.1% Latin America).

This village:

9.1%
Illinois:

14.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Lynwood village:

2.1% ($2,550)
Illinois:

1.8% ($2,285)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hammond, IN (6.5 miles , pop. 83,048).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (22.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Ford Heights, IL (1.5 miles ),
Dyer, IN (1.6 miles ),
Lansing, IL (1.7 miles ),
Sauk Village, IL (1.7 miles ),
Munster, IN (1.7 miles ),
Glenwood, IL (1.9 miles ),
Thornton, IL (2.1 miles ),
Chicago Heights, IL (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 41.53 N, Longitude: 87.55 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,997 (-32.2%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 314 (6.9%)

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 27 buildings, average cost: $117,100
  • 1998: 33 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 1999: 28 buildings, average cost: $138,200
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2001: 25 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2002: 43 buildings, average cost: $193,400
  • 2003: 63 buildings, average cost: $199,600
  • 2004: 40 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2005: 80 buildings, average cost: $221,000
  • 2006: 52 buildings, average cost: $214,400
  • 2007: 41 buildings, average cost: $169,100
  • 2008: 44 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2010: 76 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $183,000
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $190,500
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $217,500
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $215,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Lynwood, IL residents
Average permit cost in Lynwood, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Illinois:

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

Population change in the 1990s: +896 (+13.8%).
Most common industries in Lynwood, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (5.9%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
  • Truck transportation (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (15.1%)
  • Educational services (13.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Lynwood, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Registered nurses (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.3%)

Average climate in Lynwood, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Lynwood, 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 96.4. This is worse than average.

City:

96.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.275. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.275
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 11.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.38. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.38
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 22.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.69
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0236. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0236
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Lynwood-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.6 miles away from the Lynwood village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the village center killed 33 people and injured 500 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lynwood-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 213.4 miles away from Lynwood 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 188.0 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 70.2 miles away from Lynwood 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 245.1 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 211.6 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 205.0 miles away from Lynwood 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 Cook County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lynwood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lynwood:

  • LYNWOOD TERRACE (2317 EAST 207TH STREET)
  • PROFICIENT HEALTH CARE SERVICES, INC (20316 S TORRENCE AVE, STE - B)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Lynwood:

  • DYER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; DYER, IN)
  • HOSPICE OF THE CALUMET AREA INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; MUNSTER, IN)
  • FRANCISCAN HEALTHCARE - MUNSTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; MUNSTER, IN)
  • HEARTLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LLC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MUNSTER, IN)
  • A PRIORITY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MUNSTER, IN)
  • QUALITY HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LANSING, IL)
  • ANREX HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MUNSTER, IN)

Amtrak stations near Lynwood:

  • 3 miles: DYER (SHEFFIELD RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 7 miles: HOMEWOOD (181 1ST ST. & PARK AVE.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: HAMMOND-WHITING (HAMMOND, 1135 CALUMET 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lynwood:

  • Prairie State College (about 5 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,050)
  • Purdue University-Calumet Campus (about 6 miles; Hammond, IN; FT enrollment: 7,343)
  • South Suburban College (about 7 miles; South Holland, IL; FT enrollment: 3,972)
  • Governors State University (about 11 miles; University Park, IL; FT enrollment: 4,043)
  • Indiana University-Northwest (about 12 miles; Gary, IN; FT enrollment: 4,390)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College (about 13 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,110)
  • Chicago State University (about 14 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,352)

Public elementary/middle school in Lynwood:

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Points of interest:

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

Churches in Lynwood include: Calvin Reformed Church (A), Lynwood Christian Reform Church (B), Bethany Reform Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lynwood include: Liberty Memorial Park (1), Lake View Park (2), Rainbow Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Tracy Robinson - College basketball player (Loyola Chi Ramblers).

Cook 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 Lynwood and their reported violations in the past:

LYNWOOD CARRYOUT (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)

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

  • LYNWOOD SPORTS CENTER (Population served: 175, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LYNWOOD CHR REFORMED CHURCH A (Address: 1990 E. GLENWOOD-DYER ROAD , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • UNDERLAND ARCHITECTURAL SYSTEM (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.8 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

71.8%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.9%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
6 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in Lynwood (2011 data):

  • First National Bank of Illinois: Lynwood Facility at 19500 Torrence Avenue, branch established on 1981/07/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $376.2 mil, Deposits: $333.5 mil, headquarters in Lansing, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Lansing Bancorp, Inc.
  • First Savings Bank of Hegewisch: 2351 Glenwood Dyer Road at 2351 Glenwood Dyer Road, branch established on 1914/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $549.7 mil, Deposits: $487.5 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 9 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Lynwood:

Marital status in Lynwood, IL
  • Never married: 38.1%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 5.2%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

For population 25 years and over in Lynwood:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Illinois average:

12.2

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

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Religion statistics for Lynwood, IL (based on Cook County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,947,223376
Evangelical Protestant432,9751,484
Other312,636403
Mainline Protestant202,114630
Black Protestant148,895395
Orthodox53,27666
None2,097,556-
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: 1,460
Cook County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 23
Cook County:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 490
Here:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 806
Cook County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3,516
Here:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

8.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.5%
State:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.3%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.8%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lynwood:

46.9%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.4
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lynwood:

20.3%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lynwood:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.7%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Lynwood:

55.9%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.7%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lynwood, 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 19$119,600$75,5376$7,143
Police - Other 10$41,291$49,5493$2,467
Streets and Highways 7$28,968$49,6590$0
Other Government Administration 5$21,022$50,4536$1,350
Water Supply 4$18,257$54,7710$0
Other and Unallocable 3$9,341$37,3640$0
Financial Administration 2$9,522$57,1320$0
Fire - Other 2$8,701$52,2061$534
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 52$256,702$59,23916$11,494

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $73,000 ($7.87)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,130,000 ($229.55)
    General - Other: $1,774,000 ($191.18)
    Regular Highways: $1,038,000 ($111.87)
    Central Staff Services: $618,000 ($66.60)
    Water Utilities: $584,000 ($62.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $424,000 ($45.69)
    Local Fire Protection: $314,000 ($33.84)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $261,000 ($28.13)
    Sewerage: $251,000 ($27.05)
    Financial Administration: $45,000 ($4.85)
    Parks and Recreation: $24,000 ($2.59)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $232,000 ($25.00)
    Corporate Bonds: $170,000 ($18.32)
    Benefit Payments: $155,000 ($16.70)
    Withdrawals: $17,000 ($1.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $235,000 ($25.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,289,000 ($354.46)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $534,000 ($57.55)
    Sewerage: $506,000 ($54.53)
    Other: $481,000 ($51.84)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $117,000 ($12.61)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($2.69)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $664,000 ($71.56)
    General Revenue - Other: $162,000 ($17.46)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,179,000 ($127.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,025,000 ($110.46)
    Highways: $306,000 ($32.98)
    Other: $247,000 ($26.62)
  • Tax - Property: $1,385,000 ($149.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $648,000 ($69.84)
    Other License: $522,000 ($56.26)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,774,000 ($406.72)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,508,000 ($378.06)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $266,000 ($28.67)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $160,000 ($17.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $627,000 ($67.57)

3.60% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($69,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.60%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,407 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from DuPage County, IL  0.46% ($77,836 average AGI)
from Lake County, IL  0.24% ($87,721)
from Will County, IL  0.24% ($52,993)


4.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($83,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,808 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.07%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to DuPage County, IL  0.56% ($81,685 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.32% ($62,155)
to Lake County, IL  0.29% ($95,396)
Businesses in Lynwood, IL
NameCountNameCount
Lane Furniture1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets2UPS1
Subway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lynwood:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WCGO (1600 AM; 1 kW; CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3 kW; OAK LAWN, IL; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJOB (1230 AM; 1 kW; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: ST. GEORGE BROADCASTING, LLC, ROBERT J. MACCINI, RECEIVER)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lynwood:

  • WYCA (106.3 FM; LANSING, IL; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WPWX (92.3 FM; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: DONTRON, 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)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBMF (88.1 FM; CRETE, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • 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)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF CHICAGO)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Lynwood:

  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, 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)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W18AT (Channel 18; GARY, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W24AW (Channel 24; VALPARAISO, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W54BK (Channel 54; CHESTERTON, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Lynwood fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Lynwood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 21.8mTotal length
  • $1,053,000Total costs
  • 239,450Total average daily traffic
  • 35,901Total average daily truck traffic
  • 201,668Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lynwood, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lynwood, IL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lynwood)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 21460 Lincoln Hwy (Lat: 41.505583 Lon: -87.534472), Call Sign: WNKK750,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz, Grant Date: 10/03/2012, Expiration Date: 12/04/2022, Registrant: Miner Electronics, 500 45th Ave, Munster, IN 46321, Phone: (219) 924-1765, Fax: (219) 924-1768, Email:
  • Glenwood Dyer Rd & Stony Island Ave (Lat: 41.531694 Lon: -87.544750), Call Sign: KLJ404,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.500 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/1997, Expiration Date: 01/13/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2002, Registrant: Wally & Rays Towing, 1585 Glenwood Dyer, Chicago Heights, IL 60411, Phone: (708) 758-9520

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Lynwood, Lat: 41.506306 Lon: -87.605611, Call Sign: WPZK614, Licensee ID: L00026802,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.443 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2014, Expiration Date: 01/30/2024, Certifier: Robert Meyers, Registrant: Village Of Lynwood
  • IL-CHI5543, 19870 Stony Island Ave. (Stony Tire, Inc.-022306) (Lat: 41.534250 Lon: -87.580667), Type: Mast, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48.7 m, Call Sign: WQLB541,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 11095.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz, 19675.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 22175.0 MHz... (+8 more), Grant Date: 11/23/2009, Expiration Date: 11/23/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • IL-CHI6096, 20200 Willow Drive (Lat: 41.527972 Lon: -87.553750), Type: Tank, Structure height: 46.9 m, Overall height: 47.9 m, Call Sign: WQLC564,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 23275.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/03/2009, Expiration Date: 12/03/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CH73XC101, 19870 Blackstone Ave. (Lat: 41.534194 Lon: -87.580667), Type: Pole, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQPU288,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/15/2012, Expiration Date: 08/15/2022, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • Lynwood WT#2, End Of 211th Drive (Lat: 41.510667 Lon: -87.540361), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41.5 m, Call Sign: WQRT589,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19525.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2013, Expiration Date: 07/24/2023, Certifier: Ray Robertson, Registrant: Intelpath, 16 W 575 79th St., #102, Willowbrook, IL 60527, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • Lynwood Police Dept., Alongside Lincoln Highway (Lat: 41.504972 Lon: -87.533750), Type: Building, Structure height: 10 m, Call Sign: WQRT592,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22025.0 MHz, 22025.0 MHz, 22025.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/2013, Expiration Date: 07/24/2023, Certifier: Ray Roberts, Registrant: Intelpath, 16 W 575 79th St., #102, Willowbrook, IL 60527, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lynwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3236G , Serial Number: E-2287, Airworthiness Date: 12/17/1985, Certificate Issue Date: 02/09/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Avan LLC, 3201 211th St, Lynwood, IL 60411
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9377J , Serial Number: 28-3476, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 10/16/2008
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Thomas Druetzler, 2708 Mariner Ct, Lynwood, IL 60411, Other Owners: Bonnie Druetzler

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED31$153,53823$102,582116$170,6095$73,20612$75,8363$49,343
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$167,0333$74,99022$165,1862$66,7902$135,0003$53,180
APPLICATIONS DENIED16$171,5276$98,69772$175,58011$40,6805$116,3805$32,756
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$201,0203$97,43331$166,5382$126,0251$37,4900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$126,9202$77,10015$168,2263$92,5471$156,1701$45,900

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8285.03 , 8285.05, 8285.06, 8287.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$143,1630$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$191,4201$251,7001$61,700
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$191,8700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$95,9300$01$72,980

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8285.03 , 8285.05, 8285.06, 8287.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lynwood, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lynwood, 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 fire incidents per year is 27. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 66 took place in 2003, and the least - 15 in 2006. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Lynwood, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (84.0%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (6.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lynwood, IL
    • 38284.0%Structure Fires
    • 306.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 255.5%Other
    • 184.0%Outside Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lynwood, IL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lynwood, IL
  • 94.5%Utility gas
  • 5.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lynwood, IL
  • 86.6%Utility gas
  • 13.4%Electricity


Lynwood compared to Illinois state average:

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

Lynwood on our top lists:

  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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