Machesney Park, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 23,036 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.0%
 
Males: 11,101  (48.2%)
Females: 11,935  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  40.1 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 61073, 61103.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,544 (it was $48,315 in 2000)
Machesney Park:

$53,544
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,797 (it was $19,685 in 2000)

Machesney Park village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $112,065 (it was $90,400 in 2000)
Machesney Park:

$112,065
IL:

$169,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $911.

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  • Races in Machesney Park, IL (2013)

    Machesney Park races chart
    • 20,40388.3%White alone
    • 1,3485.8%Hispanic
    • 5712.5%Black alone
    • 3091.3%Two or more races
    • 2871.2%Asian alone
    • 670.3%Other race alone
    • 180.08%American Indian alone
    • 100.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Machesney Park: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (26.1%), Irish (12.0%), English (8.6%), United States (7.2%), Swedish (5.6%), Italian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/06/1981

Elevation: 727 feet

Land area: 12.0 square miles.

Population density: 1,918 people per square mile   (low).

Machesney Park,IL real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Machesney Park:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Machesney Park village:

  • Never married: 28.6%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

1,056 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 1.2% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This village:

4.6%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 35 registered sex offenders living in Machesney Park, Illinois as of October 01, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Machesney Park to the number of sex offenders is 665 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,488 (2.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,663 (2.3%)

Machesney Park satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (6.1 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (52.9 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (78.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Loves Park, IL (1.5 miles ), Roscoe, IL (2.1 miles ), Rockford, IL (2.5 miles ), Rockton, IL (2.6 miles ), Caledonia, IL (2.8 miles) , South Beloit, IL (3.0 miles ), Cherry Valley, IL (3.0 miles ), Timberlane, IL (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 99 buildings, average cost: $65,400
  • 1998: 115 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 1999: 103 buildings, average cost: $68,100
  • 2000: 80 buildings, average cost: $74,700
  • 2001: 65 buildings, average cost: $69,100
  • 2002: 69 buildings, average cost: $79,400
  • 2003: 122 buildings, average cost: $87,100
  • 2004: 230 buildings, average cost: $79,500
  • 2005: 158 buildings, average cost: $82,400
  • 2006: 127 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $88,700
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $90,700
  • 2014: 13 buildings, average cost: $155,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.35 N, Longitude: 89.04 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,844 (-16.7%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,780 (16.4%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 815

Machesney Park household income distribution Machesney Park home values distribution

Crime rates in Machesney Park by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0010002000100
per 100,000 0.00.04.70.00.00.08.80.00.00.04.30.00.0
Rapes 11111215118131175151512
per 100,000 53.052.356.670.050.435.757.048.230.921.264.164.651.9
Robberies 77105101314747607210
per 100,000 33.733.347.223.345.858.061.430.7207.2254.629.98.643.2
Assaults 414139364247565559534132
per 100,000 197.5194.8183.9168.1192.3209.6245.5241.122.038.2226.5176.6138.3
Burglaries 15915921318020820719917215511310810171
per 100,000 765.9755.41,004.5840.5952.1923.2872.5753.9683.2479.4461.5435.1306.9
Thefts 746746715731798760729566532482480377300
per 100,000 3,593.63,544.13,371.83,413.53,652.83,389.43,196.22,480.82,345.12,045.02,051.01,624.21,296.8
Auto thefts 55554840294939391319112215
per 100,000 264.9261.3226.4186.8132.7218.5171.0170.957.380.647.094.864.8
Arson 3356655011620
per 100,000 14.514.323.628.027.522.321.90.04.44.225.68.60.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 334.0329.4353.8330.2339.7328.6358.4281.4255.4239.6249.7207.2172.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Machesney Park detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 27 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Illinois average:

3.28
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,795 (+9.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Machesney Park, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Machesney Park-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the Machesney Park village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/7/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the village center injured 5 people and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Machesney Park-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 276.7 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 62.3 miles away from Machesney Park 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 251.9 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 309.4 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 275.6 miles away from Machesney Park center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 265.0 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 Winnebago County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Machesney Park topographic map

Birthplace of: Brian Johnson, Jr. - Racing driver.

Hospitals and medical centers near Machesney Park:

  • WALTER LAWSON CHILDRENS HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LOVES PARK, IL)
  • ALPINE FIRESIDE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LOVES PARK, IL)
  • EAST BANK CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LOVES PARK, IL)
  • MILESTONE - ELMWOOD HEIGHTS (Hospital, about 3 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)
  • ASTA CARE CENTER OF ROCKFORD (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)
  • FAIRHAVEN CHRISTIAN RET CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)
  • H DOUGLAS SINGER MENTAL HLTH CTR (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ROCKFORD, IL)

Amtrak stations near Machesney Park:

  • 7 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.
  • 10 miles: BELOIT (HWY. 75 & HWY. 51) - Bus Station . Services: call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plants near Machesney Park:

  • 20 miles: Byron 1 and 2 in Byron, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Machesney Park:

  • Rock Valley College (about 4 miles; Rockford, IL; Full-time enrollment: 6,269)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 30 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 33 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • McHenry County College (about 36 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; FT enrollment: 4,886)
  • University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (about 37 miles; Whitewater, WI; FT enrollment: 11,124)
  • Elgin Community College (about 44 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 49 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)

Public high school in Machesney Park:

Public elementary/middle schools in Machesney Park:

Private elementary/middle school in Machesney Park:

  • CONCORDIA LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 32, Location: 7424 N 2ND ST, Grades: KG-5)
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Notable locations in Machesney Park: Harlem - Roscoe Fire Protection District Station 2 and Ambulance Service (A), Harlem Community Center (B), Machesney Park Village Hall (C), North Park Fire Protection District Wood Avenue Station (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Machesney Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Machesney Park include: Concordia Lutheran Church (A), Evans United Methodist Church (B), First Baptist Church of Machesney Park (C), First Korean Church (D), Glad Tidings Church (E), Harlem United Methodist Church (F), New Hope Baptist Church (G), North Park Church of Christ (H), North Park Covenant Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Sunset Memorial Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Willow Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Machesney Park include: Williams Park (1), Schoonmaker Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: HI Vu Motel & Sports Bar (11700 North 2nd Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 59.8. This is better than average.

City:

59.8
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.9%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.1% for Black residents, 24.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.3% for other race residents, 16.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  73.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.2%
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

Machesney Park, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Machesney Park (2011 data):

  • Blackhawk Bank: Machesney Park Branch at 9609 Forest Hills Road, branch established on 1999/12/06. Info updated 2011/08/25: Bank assets: $558.2 mil, Deposits: $476.1 mil, headquarters in Beloit, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Blackhawk Bancorp, Inc.
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Machesney Park Office at 1530 West Lane, branch established on 1994/03/15. 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
  • Northwest Bank of Rockford: Machesney Park Branch at 1100 Ralston Road, branch established on 2005/01/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $245.9 mil, Deposits: $211.7 mil, headquarters in Rockford, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Foresight Financial Group, Inc.
  • Riverside Community Bank: Rt. 173 Banking Center Branch at 1515 West Lane Rd, branch established on 2005/02/23. Info updated 2009/03/04: Bank assets: $318.9 mil, Deposits: $264.7 mil, headquarters in Rockford, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Heartland Financial Usa, Inc.
  • Alpine Bank & Trust Co.: Machesney Facility at 613 Harlem Road, branch established on 1992/03/09. 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.
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Machesney Branch at 622 Machesney Road, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Illinois average:

12.4

Machesney Park travel time to work - commute Machesney Park mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Machesney Park village (based on Winnebago County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic59,37316
Evangelical Protestant55,069149
Mainline Protestant28,60270
Black Protestant5,54418
Other4,62424
Orthodox1,2483
None140,806-
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: 53
Winnebago County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Winnebago County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 104
Winnebago County:

3.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 221
Here:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Winnebago County:

26.1%
Illinois:

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

15.9%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Machesney Park:

48.7%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.3%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Machesney Park:

28.9
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.6%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Machesney Park:

10.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Machesney Park:

34.4%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Machesney Park:

56.1%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Machesney Park:

78.5%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Machesney Park, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$461
Other Government Administration 8$35,590$53,3856$3,985
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$3,985
Streets and Highways 5$17,681$42,4340$0
Totals for Government 13$53,271$49,1739$8,431

Machesney Park government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,519,000 ($65.94)
    Regular Highways: $1,171,000 ($50.83)
    Financial Administration: $440,000 ($19.10)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $231,000 ($10.03)
    Housing & Community Development: $121,000 ($5.25)
    General - Other: $54,000 ($2.34)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($0.74)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,911,000 ($82.96)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $446,000 ($19.36)

Machesney Park government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $22,000 ($0.96)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $208,000 ($9.03)
    Interest Earnings: $191,000 ($8.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,519,000 ($152.76)
    Highways: $576,000 ($25.00)
    Housing & Community Development: $126,000 ($5.47)
    All Other: $70,000 ($3.04)
  • Tax - Property: $339,000 ($14.72)
    Public Utilities: $215,000 ($9.33)
    NEC: $144,000 ($6.25)

Machesney Park government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $290,000 ($12.59)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $194,000 ($8.42)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $96,000 ($4.17)

Machesney Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,058,000 ($262.98)

3.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,661 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.55%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($180 average AGI)
Winnebago County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Boone County, IL  0.43% ($36,191 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  0.40% ($28,890)
from Ogle County, IL  0.22% ($31,418)


4.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($302 average AGI)
Winnebago County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Boone County, IL  0.43% ($43,807 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  0.42% ($34,205)
to Rock County, WI  0.24% ($30,690)

Strongest AM radio stations in Machesney Park:

  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WLUV (1520 AM; 1 kW; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: ANGELO JOSEPH SALVI)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNTA (1330 AM; 1 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WGEZ (1490 AM; 1 kW; BELOIT, WI; Owner: REGO, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Machesney Park:

  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; BELVIDERE, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W220BL (91.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W233AD (94.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W289AB (105.7 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WSJY (107.3 FM; FORT ATKINSON, WI; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WYCH (106.3 FM; GENOA, IL; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WJVL (99.9 FM; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: SOUTHERN WISCONSIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WNIU (89.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; OREGON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WKPO (105.9 FM; EVANSVILLE, WI; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WXXQ (98.5 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNIE (89.1 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNIJ (90.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Machesney Park:

  • WCFC-CA (Channel 51; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS OF CHICAGOLAND, INC.)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • WQFL-CA (Channel 8; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY VALUES ORGANIZATION, INC.)
  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WREX TELEVISION, LLC)
  • W25CL (Channel 25; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W65EE (Channel 65; JANESVILLE, WI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Machesney Park fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 38m125ftTotal length
  • 147,450Total average daily traffic
  • 17,502Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 31960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 22010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Machesney Park, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Marin Fettman, 900 Roosevelt Road (Ch76-481a) (Lat: 42.347889 Lon: -89.044889), Type: 46.9, Overall height: 46.9 m, Registrant: 4253834000, Marin.Fettman@t-Mobile.Com, 12920 S.E. 38TH STREET
  • Dan Menser, 900 Roosevelt Road (Ch76-481a) (Lat: 42.347889 Lon: -89.044889), Type: 46.9, Overall height: 46.9 m, Registrant: 4253835178, Fccasrrequest@t-Mobile.Com, 12920 SE 38TH ST
  • Shannon Reilly Kraus, 900 Roosevelt Road (Ch76-481a) (Lat: 42.347889 Lon: -89.044889), Type: 46.9, Overall height: 46.9 m, Registrant: 4253838401, Fccregulatorycompliancecontact@t-Mobile.Com, 12920 S.E. 38TH STREET
  • Shannon Reilly Kraus, 900 Roosevelt Road (Ch76-481a) (Lat: 42.347889 Lon: -89.044889), Type: 46.9, Structure height: 17201 m, Overall height: 46.9 m, Registrant: 4253838401, Fccregulatorycompliancecontact@t-Mobile.Com, 12920 S.E. 38TH STREET
  • SHANNON KRAUS, 900 Roosevelt Road (Ch76-481a) (Lat: 42.347889 Lon: -89.044889), Type: 46.9, Structure height: 17201 m, Overall height: 46.9 m, Registrant: 4253838401, Fccregulatorycompliancecontact@t-Mobile.Com, 12920 SE 38TH ST
  • Christine A Verre, 900 Roosevelt Road (Ch76-481a) (Lat: 42.347889 Lon: -89.044889), Type: 46.9, Structure height: 17201 m, Overall height: 46.9 m, Registrant: 7244162000, Regulatory.Department@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Lisa M Minney, 900 Roosevelt Road (Ch76-481a) (Lat: 42.347889 Lon: -89.044889), Type: 46.9, Structure height: 17201 m, Overall height: 46.9 m, Registrant: 7244162257, Lisa.Minney@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 600 Wood Ave. (Lat: 42.327250 Lon: -89.057056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 20.7 m, Call Sign: WPUU222
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.265 MHz, 154.302 MHzGrant Date: 03/09/2012, Expiration Date: 05/02/2022, Certifier: Joseph JamesRegistrant: Rock River Service Co., 2222 Charles St., Rockford, IL 61104, Phone: (815) 226-1280, Fax: (815) 226-1641, Email:
  • Lat: 42.327222 Lon: -89.056944, Call Sign: WQAX300
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHzGrant Date: 08/21/2014, Expiration Date: 08/23/2024, Certifier: Joseph JamesRegistrant: Rock River Service Co., 2222 Charles St., Rockford, IL 61104, Phone: (815) 226-1280, Fax: (815) 226-1641, Email:
  • 10101 N 2nd Street (Lat: 42.367222 Lon: -89.033889), Call Sign: WQBB705
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz... (+22 more)Grant Date: 09/15/2004, Expiration Date: 09/15/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/15/2014, Certifier: Beth CotnerRegistrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:
  • 1586 West Lane Road (Lat: 42.365833 Lon: -89.029722), Call Sign: WQCQ463
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more)Grant Date: 04/29/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025, Certifier: Mary J JohnsonRegistrant: Panasonic System Solutions Company, 1707 N. Randall Road, E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 574-7614, Email:
  • 10711 North 2nd St (Lat: 42.373500 Lon: -89.027444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQLV738
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHzGrant Date: 05/05/2010, Expiration Date: 05/05/2020, Certifier: Jason MorrisRegistrant: Visiplex, Inc., 100 N Fairway Drive, Suite 120, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Phone: (847) 918-0250, Fax: (847) 918-0259, Email:
  • MCDONALD\'S #16373, 10101 N 2nd Street (Lat: 42.367222 Lon: -89.033889), Call Sign: WQUG494
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz... (+20 more)Grant Date: 07/01/2014, Expiration Date: 07/01/2024, Certifier: Laura NicholsonRegistrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 251-9161, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Machesney Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Machesney Park)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 5 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 ORIGINATED90$112,82776$106,660811$108,74841$31,1811$254,34054$90,29412$56,298
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$93,91610$87,89392$110,5177$45,3302$309,7907$89,4711$65,570
APPLICATIONS DENIED20$108,5129$74,730195$110,99425$22,9240$06$92,8524$34,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN17$121,1967$119,387137$118,6401$70,9000$08$114,5780$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$166,7072$94,10527$120,8671$135,1600$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0001.01 , 0001.03, 0001.04, 0001.05, 0038.05, 0038.06, 0038.08

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$129,45635$131,405
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$120,14310$138,610
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$09$111,534
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$145,510
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$116,720

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0001.01 , 0001.03, 0001.04, 0001.05, 0038.05, 0038.06, 0038.08

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

HI VU MOTEL (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
ROBINS NEST (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 73
  • Hazardous Condition: 52
  • Service Call: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 12

Incident types - Machesney Park

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Machesney Park, IL
Most common first names in Machesney Park, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert5471.6 years
John4472.7 years
Mary3875.3 years
James3770.8 years
Donald3568.9 years
William3074.8 years
Betty2673.5 years
George2574.8 years
Richard2467.0 years
Margaret2477.0 years
Most common last names in Machesney Park, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2974.8 years
Smith2378.6 years
Anderson2274.0 years
Thompson1262.8 years
Moore967.0 years
Miller982.3 years
Wilson979.2 years
Jones777.3 years
Zimmerman778.0 years
Brown774.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Machesney Park, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1McDonald's1
AT&T1Menards1
Advance Auto Parts1Motherhood Maternity1
Arby's1Nike2
Bed Bath & Beyond1Office Depot1
Burger King1OfficeMax1
Burlington Coat Factory1Panda Express1
CVS1Panera Bread1
Carson Pirie Scott1PetSmart1
Famous Footwear1Pier 1 Imports1
Fashion Bug1Pizza Hut1
FedEx4RadioShack1
GameStop1Sprint Nextel1
H&R Block1Starbucks1
Home Depot1Steak 'n Shake1
JCPenney1T-Mobile3
Jones New York1T.J.Maxx1
KFC1Taco Bell1
Kohl's1Target1
LensCrafters1U-Haul1
Little Caesars Pizza1U.S. Cellular1
Long John Silver's1UPS6
Lowe's1Verizon Wireless1
MasterBrand Cabinets4Walgreens1
Maurices1

Machesney Park compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Machesney Park on our top lists:

  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Bosnia and Herzegovina (population 500+)"
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  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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