Mokena, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 20,293 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +39.2%
Males: 10,482  (51.7%)
Females: 9,811  (48.3%)
Median resident age:

41.1 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60448.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $103,365 (it was $74,703 in 2000)
Mokena:

$103,365
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $41,937 (it was $26,737 in 2000)

Mokena village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $317,141 (it was $211,300 in 2000)
Mokena:

$317,141
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $309,145; detached houses: $332,269; townhouses or other attached units: $263,554; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $307,551; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $159,779

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,025.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mokena: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.5%
(2.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.9% for Black residents, 7.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Mokena, IL (2010)
    • 17,04691.0%White alone
    • 9034.8%Hispanic
    • 3812.0%Asian alone
    • 2381.3%Black alone
    • 1420.8%Two or more races
    • 210.1%American Indian alone
    • 50.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.02%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Mokena, Illinois as of October 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mokena is 1,663 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Mokena 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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.2)
1
(5.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(11.5)
4
(21.9)
2
(10.6)
0
(0.0)
4
(20.8)
3
(16.0)
1
(5.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(20.4)
2
(9.9)
4
(19.7)
2
(9.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(24.2)
4
(23.0)
3
(16.4)
1
(5.3)
1
(5.2)
6
(31.2)
4
(21.3)
4
(21.2)
5
(26.1)
3
(15.6)
3
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.8)
4
(19.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(24.2)
7
(40.2)
2
(10.9)
8
(42.3)
14
(72.8)
1
(5.2)
2
(10.7)
6
(31.8)
5
(26.1)
5
(25.9)
7
(35.7)
3
(14.9)
8
(39.4)
5
(24.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
27
(163.3)
42
(241.4)
40
(218.8)
36
(190.3)
23
(119.6)
20
(104.0)
23
(122.7)
45
(238.6)
28
(146.4)
22
(114.2)
23
(117.2)
22
(109.1)
20
(98.4)
31
(151.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
192
(1,162)
179
(1,029)
223
(1,220)
239
(1,263)
240
(1,248)
184
(956.5)
184
(981.9)
165
(874.7)
146
(763.2)
170
(882.2)
211
(1,076)
232
(1,151)
267
(1,314)
240
(1,170)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(84.7)
17
(97.7)
18
(98.5)
16
(84.6)
16
(83.2)
12
(62.4)
10
(53.4)
7
(37.1)
4
(20.9)
10
(51.9)
4
(20.4)
7
(34.7)
12
(59.1)
24
(117.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(30.2)
9
(51.7)
6
(32.8)
3
(15.9)
1
(5.2)
5
(26.0)
1
(5.3)
10
(53.0)
7
(36.6)
7
(36.3)
1
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)76.890.096.689.191.488.073.571.655.557.380.967.490.785.3

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City-data.com crime index in Mokena, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 33 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Illinois average:

2.09
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Ancestries: Irish (17.3%), Polish (14.3%), German (13.8%), Italian (10.0%), American (5.3%), English (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/22/1890

Elevation: 706 feet

Land area: 6.00 square miles.

Population density: 3,385 people per square mile   (average).

Mokena, Illinois map

1,187 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 0.8% Latin America, 0.6% Africa, 0.6% Asia).

This village:

5.8%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,571 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $7,035 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Orland Park, IL (5.5 miles , pop. 51,077).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (23.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Frankfort, IL (1.7 miles ),
Frankfort Square, IL (2.0 miles ),
Orland Hills, IL (2.0 miles ),
Tinley Park, IL (2.2 miles ),
New Lenox, IL (2.3 miles ),
Orland Park, IL (2.3 miles ),
Homer Glen, IL (2.4 miles ),
Goodings Grove, IL (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 41.53 N, Longitude: 87.88 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -658 (-3.2%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,459 (13.6%)

Area code: 708

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

Property values in Mokena, IL

Mokena satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 166 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 1998: 198 buildings, average cost: $97,400
  • 1999: 191 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2000: 184 buildings, average cost: $105,300
  • 2001: 199 buildings, average cost: $104,800
  • 2002: 214 buildings, average cost: $126,000
  • 2003: 202 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2004: 299 buildings, average cost: $174,600
  • 2005: 299 buildings, average cost: $187,400
  • 2006: 218 buildings, average cost: $316,200
  • 2007: 110 buildings, average cost: $335,600
  • 2008: 31 buildings, average cost: $442,100
  • 2009: 25 buildings, average cost: $432,800
  • 2010: 45 buildings, average cost: $355,000
  • 2011: 41 buildings, average cost: $307,100
  • 2012: 71 buildings, average cost: $309,700
  • 2013: 86 buildings, average cost: $306,400
  • 2014: 55 buildings, average cost: $346,400
  • 2015: 62 buildings, average cost: $313,700
  • 2016: 85 buildings, average cost: $278,400
  • 2017: 73 buildings, average cost: $262,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Mokena, IL residents
Average permit cost in Mokena, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Illinois:

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

Population change in the 1990s: +7,632 (+109.8%).
Most common industries in Mokena, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
  • Public administration (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.7%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
  • Health care (3.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.7%)
  • Educational services (14.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.2%)
  • Construction (2.7%)
Most common occupations in Mokena, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.4%)
  • Top executives (4.6%)
  • Carpenters (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.5%)
  • Registered nurses (9.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Financial managers (3.3%)

Average climate in Mokena, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Mokena, 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 91.2. This is worse than average.

City:

91.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.275. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.275
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.19. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.19
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 23.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.76
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0188. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0188
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Mokena-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 11.6 miles away from the Mokena 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 9.7 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:

Mokena-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 213.2 miles away from Mokena 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 187.7 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 53.3 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 245.4 miles away from Mokena 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 211.5 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 203.8 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 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).
Mokena topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Mokena:

  • FMC - MOKENA DIALYSIS (8910 W. 192ND STREET, SUITE A & B)
  • OMNI HOME CARE (19146 SOUTH 88TH AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mokena:

  • FRANKFORT TERRACE NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; FRANKFORT, IL)
  • MIDWEST HOME HEALTH CARE OF FRANKFORT, LLC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; FRANKFORT, IL)
  • EBENEZER HOME HEALTH SERVICE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; TINLEY PARK, IL)
  • ORLAND PARK SURGICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ORLAND PARK, IL)
  • W A HOWE DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Hospital, about 5 miles away; TINLEY PARK, IL)
  • W A HOWE #31 PINE HALL (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; TINLEY PARK, IL)
  • ALDEN ORLAND PARK REHAB AND HCC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ORLAND PARK, IL)

Amtrak stations near Mokena:

  • 11 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.
  • 11 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.
  • 19 miles: SUMMIT (ARCHER & CENTER AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mokena:

  • Governors State University (about 11 miles; University Park, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,043)
  • Moraine Valley Community College (about 12 miles; Palos Hills, IL; FT enrollment: 12,008)
  • University of St Francis (about 12 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 2,454)
  • Lewis University (about 12 miles; Romeoville, IL; FT enrollment: 5,739)
  • Prairie State College (about 13 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 4,050)
  • South Suburban College (about 15 miles; South Holland, IL; FT enrollment: 3,972)
  • Saint Xavier University (about 15 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 3,576)

Public elementary/middle schools in Mokena:

Private elementary/middle schools in Mokena:

  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 471, Location: 11409 195TH ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • NOONAN ELEMENTARY ACADEMY (Students: 390, Location: 19131 HENRY DR, Grades: PK-8)
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Library in Mokena:

  • MOKENA COMMUNITY PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $2,119,593; Location: 11327 WEST 195TH STREET; 99,322 books; 3,933 audio materials; 6,984 video materials; 18 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 289 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mokena: 80th Avenue Industrial Park (A), Corporate Corridors (B), Normal Towers Industrial Park (C), Mokena Community Public Library (D), Mokena Fire Protection District Station 1 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Hickory Creek Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Mokena include: Grace Fellowship Church (A), Saint John's United Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Marys Cemetery (1), Pioneer Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Gun Club Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Mokena include: Willowview Park (1), Heght Park (2), Hickory Creek County Forest Preserve (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Bammo-Zig-Zammo (10945 1st Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: Chicago/Mokena/Frankfort Super 8 Motel (9485 W 191st St) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Court: Court Time Inc (8501 West 191st Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Jason Guida - Martial artist, James Augustine - College basketball player (Illinois Fighting Illini).

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 Mokena and their reported violations in the past:

MARLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH (Population served: 174, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • NEW LENOX DISCOUNT PANTRY (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WILLOW RUN GOLF COURSE (Population served: 120, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MARLEY OAKS ASSISTED LIVING (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FRANKFORT SPORTSMAN CLUB INC (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

3.0 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

80.5%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

4.1%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with most branches in Mokena (2011 data):

  • First Midwest Bank: Mokena Branch at 19648 La Grange Road, branch established on 1989/12/26; Mokena Branch at 11210 West Lincoln Highway, branch established on 2003/08/04. 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.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Mokena Branch at 11124 Front Street, branch established on 1961/01/01; Mokena Market Place Branch at 11205 Lincoln Hwy, branch established on 2009/03/17. 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.
  • Bridgeview Bank Group: Mokena Branch at 19031 Old Lagrange Road, branch established on 1997/12/03. Info updated 2011/03/16: Bank assets: $1,295.3 mil, Deposits: $1,172.3 mil, headquarters in Bridgeview, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Bridgeview Bancorp, Inc.
  • Fifth Third Bank: Mokena Facility at 19201 La Grange Road, branch established on 1990/09/24. 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
  • Great Lakes Bank, National Association: Mokena Main Branch at 9697 West 191st Street, branch established on 1997/05/05. Info updated 2007/12/05: Bank assets: $627.2 mil, Deposits: $501.8 mil, headquarters in Blue Island, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Great Lakes Financial Resources, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • State Bank of Illinois: Mokena Branch at 11100 Front Street, branch established on 1909/01/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $185.5 mil, Deposits: $166.7 mil, headquarters in West Chicago, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b.c. Of La Grange, Inc.
  • Archer Bank: Mokena Branch at 19806 S. Wolf Rd. Unit 101, branch established on 2007/03/29. Info updated 2010/04/21: Bank assets: $577.8 mil, Deposits: $525.4 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Metropolitan Bank Group, Inc.
  • Old Plank Trail Community Bank, National Association: Mokena Office Branch at 20012 Wolf Road, branch established on 2006/05/22. Info updated 2007/12/20: Bank assets: $320.0 mil, Deposits: $286.7 mil, headquarters in New Lenox, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Wintrust Financial Corporation
  • First National Bank of Illinois: Mokena Branch at 19860 S. Lagrange Rd, branch established on 1998/12/07. 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.

For population 15 years and over in Mokena:

Marital status in Mokena, IL
  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 60.8%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in Mokena:

  • High school or higher: 96.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Illinois average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Mokena
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Neighborhood in Mokena (Mokena, Illinois Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Mokena, 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.
Illinois:

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

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.
State:

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

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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:
Will 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:
Mokena:

51.6%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mokena:

50.7%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Mokena:

28.3
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Mokena:

21.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mokena:

8.4%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Mokena:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.9%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Mokena:

59.5%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.8%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mokena, 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 27$227,743$101,2190$0
Other Government Administration 12$68,842$68,8421$1,671
Police - Other 11$57,000$62,1826$13,334
Streets and Highways 11$73,078$79,7211$787
Financial Administration 8$50,825$76,2382$3,078
Other and Unallocable 7$41,409$70,9871$1,875
Water Supply 5$31,357$75,2570$0
Sewerage 3$20,126$80,5040$0
Totals for Government 84$570,380$81,48311$20,745

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,837,000 ($90.52)
    Regular Highways: $1,310,000 ($64.55)
    Central Staff Services: $122,000 ($6.01)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,397,000 ($216.68)
    Water Utilities: $3,547,000 ($174.79)
    Sewerage: $1,593,000 ($78.50)
    Financial Administration: $1,496,000 ($73.72)
    Regular Highways: $1,163,000 ($57.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,141,000 ($56.23)
    General - Other: $1,003,000 ($49.43)
    Central Staff Services: $611,000 ($30.11)
    Parking Facilities: $270,000 ($13.31)
    General Public Buildings: $212,000 ($10.45)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $3,088,000 ($152.17)
    Corporate Bonds: $2,254,000 ($111.07)
    Other Investments - Other: $1,057,000 ($52.09)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,045,000 ($51.50)
    Benefit Payments: $844,000 ($41.59)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $185,000 ($9.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $740,000 ($36.47)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,760,000 ($283.84)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $115,000 ($5.67)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,844,000 ($90.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,152,000 ($56.77)
    Parking Facilities: $299,000 ($14.73)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $232,000 ($11.43)
    From Other Governments: $181,000 ($8.92)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,179,000 ($58.10)
    Fines and Forfeits: $248,000 ($12.22)
    Interest Earnings: $125,000 ($6.16)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,099,000 ($201.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,655,000 ($327.95)
    Highways: $566,000 ($27.89)
  • Tax - Property: $2,214,000 ($109.10)
    Other License: $995,000 ($49.03)
    Other Selective Sales: $41,000 ($2.02)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,180,000 ($600.21)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,465,000 ($564.97)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,605,000 ($374.76)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,890,000 ($339.53)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $3,524,000 ($173.66)
    Total Other Securities: $330,000 ($16.26)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $18,687,000 ($920.86)

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 Mokena, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Jones New York1
AT&T1KFC1
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets13
Advance Auto Parts1Penske1
Applebee's1PetSmart1
Ashley Furniture1Sephora1
Baskin-Robbins2Sprint Nextel1
CVS2Subway2
Circle K1Super 81
Curves1T-Mobile1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul2
Dennys1UPS8
Domino's Pizza1Vans1
Dunkin Donuts2Walgreens1
FedEx5Wendy's1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1White Castle1
JCPenney1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mokena:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAGG (610 AM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3 kW; OAK LAWN, IL; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mokena:

  • 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.)
  • WJTW (93.5 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WXRT-FM (93.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mokena:

  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, 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)
  • 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.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Mokena fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 184ft / 55.7mTotal length
  • $1,643,000Total costs
  • 663,375Total average daily traffic
  • 56,873Total average daily truck traffic
  • 334,057Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Mokena, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21930-1939
  • 81960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Mokena, IL
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mokena)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Mokena, IL)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 80 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mokena)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Mokena)
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
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 ORIGINATED34$226,81366$253,238542$222,07015$139,5818$307,3491$261,350
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$79,8405$299,95835$234,8701$79,3701$120,2300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$183,7607$268,129111$242,3606$65,6403$152,2570$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$342,0504$225,80562$221,7021$127,0001$184,6100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$228,65525$241,4500$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8835.01 , 8835.02, 8835.03

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$232,55610$295,619
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$249,7906$309,732
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$243,5706$258,885
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$260,0672$186,210
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8835.01 , 8835.02, 8835.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Mokena, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Mokena, 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 52. The highest number of fires - 92 took place in 2016, and the least - 5 in 2002. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Mokena, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (40.9%), and Outside Fires (40.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Mokena, IL
    • 36240.9%Structure Fires
    • 36040.6%Outside Fires
    • 14616.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 182.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mokena, IL
Most common first names in Mokena, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7373.2 years
William6073.8 years
Mary5778.3 years
Edward4175.1 years
Robert3971.0 years
Charles3577.6 years
George3576.4 years
Helen2980.8 years
Margaret2880.6 years
Joseph2876.3 years
Most common last names in Mokena, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1567.8 years
Johnson1373.9 years
Yunker1282.4 years
Lauffer1183.5 years
Peterson979.0 years
Wilson978.5 years
Weber983.1 years
Smith771.3 years
White775.4 years
Kohl784.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mokena, IL
  • 95.9%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Electricity
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mokena, IL
  • 61.2%Utility gas
  • 28.3%Electricity
  • 5.1%No fuel used
  • 2.8%Other fuel
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Mokena compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above 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 below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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