Posen, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 6,021 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +27.3%
Males: 3,053  (50.7%)
Females: 2,968  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  30.5 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60469.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,437 (it was $49,470 in 2000)
Posen:

$47,437
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,415 (it was $17,323 in 2000)

Posen village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $115,734 (it was $93,500 in 2000)
Posen:

$115,734
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $271,740; Detached houses: $289,664; Townhouses or other attached units: $245,879; In 2-unit structures: $219,304; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $264,262; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $239,756; Mobile homes: $26,256; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $50,705

Median gross rent in 2013: $997.

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  • Races in Posen, IL (2010)

    Posen races chart
    • 3,17153.0%Hispanic
    • 1,68428.1%White alone
    • 1,02317.1%Black alone
    • 641.1%Two or more races
    • 200.3%Asian alone
    • 140.2%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Posen: 101.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (6.8%), Italian (5.8%), Polish (5.4%), German (4.5%), Swedish (2.1%), United States (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/18/1901

Elevation: 603 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 5,105 people per square mile   (average).

Posen,IL real estate house value index trend

Posen, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Posen:

  • High school or higher: 70.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Posen village:

  • Never married: 41.3%
  • Now married: 41.6%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 6.8%

1,744 residents are foreign born (27.9% Latin America).

This village:

28.8%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Posen, Illinois as of September 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Posen to the number of sex offenders is 1,505 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,220 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,893 (3.0%)

Posen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oak Lawn, IL (7.0 miles , pop. 55,245).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (14.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Dixmoor, IL (1.0 miles ), Robbins, IL (1.2 miles ), Midlothian, IL (1.4 miles ), Blue Island, IL (1.5 miles ), Harvey, IL (1.5 miles ), Markham, IL (1.5 miles ), Calumet Park, IL (1.7 miles ), Riverdale, IL (1.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $74,500
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $76,300
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $78,900
  • 2001: 29 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2002: 36 buildings, average cost: $80,100
  • 2003: 31 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2004: 41 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2005: 30 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $122,300
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $195,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.63 N, Longitude: 87.69 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 708

Posen household income distribution Posen home values distribution

Crime rates in Posen by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0001001100021
per 100,000 0.00.00.020.50.00.020.320.40.00.00.033.216.6
Rapes 33113120001N/A0
per 100,000 63.462.220.520.560.920.240.60.00.00.016.6N/A0.0
Robberies 337109891469882
per 100,000 63.462.2143.8205.0182.6161.6182.6285.3124.0149.9133.0132.733.1
Assaults 559520189774478
per 100,000 105.7103.7184.8102.5405.8363.6182.6142.7144.766.666.5116.1132.5
Burglaries 15152123485050564861435649
per 100,000 317.1311.1431.3471.6973.81,010.11,014.21,141.2992.11,015.8714.8929.0811.7
Thefts 162162123135153105101118173114978275
per 100,000 3,424.93,360.32,526.22,768.13,104.12,121.22,048.72,404.73,575.91,898.41,612.41,360.31,242.3
Auto thefts 24242316172429131619211213
per 100,000 507.4497.8472.4328.1344.9484.8588.2264.9330.7316.4349.1199.1215.3
Arson 1101111302140
per 100,000 21.120.70.020.520.320.220.361.10.033.316.666.40.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 302.6296.9276.4322.1421.1345.3379.2366.5317.6240.1217.5289.4201.2

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Crime rate in Posen detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.65
Illinois average:

3.28
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +515 (+12.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (36%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (35%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Posen, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Posen-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.7 miles away from the Posen 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 8.0 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:

Posen-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 219.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 194.5 miles away from Posen 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 63.9 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 251.9 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 218.2 miles away from Posen center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 211.1 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 Cook County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Posen topographic map

Birthplace of: Don Kolloway - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Posen:

  • PLAZA NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; MIDLOTHIAN, IL)
  • LYDIA HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ROBBINS, IL)
  • JORDAN AND ASSOCIATES, HOME HL (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; HARVEY, IL)
  • ACE HEALTH CARE SERVICES, LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; MIDLOTHIAN, IL)
  • CHILDRENS HABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; HARVEY, IL)
  • HEATHER HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; HARVEY, IL)
  • DSI - MARKHAM (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; MARKHAM, IL)

Amtrak stations near Posen:

  • 5 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.
  • 11 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.
  • 13 miles: DYER (SHEFFIELD RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Posen:

  • South Suburban College (about 4 miles; South Holland, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,972)
  • Saint Xavier University (about 6 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 3,576)
  • Chicago State University (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,352)
  • Prairie State College (about 8 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 4,050)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 4,110)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (about 10 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 7,497)
  • Moraine Valley Community College (about 10 miles; Palos Hills, IL; FT enrollment: 12,008)

Public elementary/middle schools in Posen:

  • GORDON SCHOOL (Students: 493, Location: 14100 S HARRISON AVE, Grades: KG-3)
  • POSEN ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 364, Location: 14545 S CALIFORNIA AVE, Grades: 4-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Posen:

  • ALTERNATIVE ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT ACADEMY (Students: 42, Location: 14418 S MCKINLEY AVE, Grades: 1-8)
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Notable locations in Posen: Posen Village Hall (A), Posen Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Posen: Saint Stanislaus Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Posen: Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Blue Island Duct Cleaning (14547 Church Street).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.449. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.449
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 15.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.9
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.17. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.17
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0145. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0145
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.7%
(20.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.7% for Black residents, 13.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.8% for American Indian residents, 27.4% for other race residents, 45.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  3.4 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  78.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  8.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Posen, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.9
Illinois average:

12.4

Posen travel time to work - commute Posen mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Posen village (based on Cook County data)

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
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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.
State:

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

8.4%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cook County:

23.5%
Illinois:

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

16.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.8%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.5%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Posen:

23.1%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.0%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.2%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.4%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.9%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Posen, 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 5$14,125$33,9000$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$4,400
Police Protection - Officers 15$75,586$60,4696$1,986
Police - Other 2$5,455$32,7302$832
Firefighters 0$0 38$41,294
Fire - Other 1$2,232$26,7840$0
Water Supply 5$12,494$29,9863$5,702
Other and Unallocable 1$2,621$31,4529$7,792
Totals for Government 29$112,513$46,55767$62,006

Posen government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $883,000 ($146.65)
    Water Utilities: $648,000 ($107.62)
    Financial Administration: $633,000 ($105.13)
    Fire Protection: $466,000 ($77.40)
    Regular Highways: $370,000 ($61.45)
    General Public Buildings: $239,000 ($39.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $177,000 ($29.40)
    General - Other: $155,000 ($25.74)
    Housing & Community Development: $134,000 ($22.26)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $706,000 ($117.26)
    Benefit Payments: $40,000 ($6.64)
    Withdrawals: $4,000 ($0.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $40,000 ($6.64)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $176,000 ($29.23)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,444,000 ($239.83)

Posen government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $240,000 ($39.86)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $48,000 ($7.97)
    From Local Government: $43,000 ($7.14)
    Local Employee Contribution: $28,000 ($4.65)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $145,000 ($24.08)
    Housing & Community Development: $134,000 ($22.26)
    Highways: $11,000 ($1.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $53,000 ($8.80)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $188,000 ($31.22)
    Interest Earnings: $26,000 ($4.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $619,000 ($102.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $719,000 ($119.42)
    Highways: $130,000 ($21.59)
  • Tax - Property: $763,000 ($126.72)
    Public Utilities: $308,000 ($51.15)
    NEC: $169,000 ($28.07)

Posen government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $510,000 ($84.70)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $470,000 ($78.06)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $40,000 ($6.64)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $695,000 ($115.43)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $73,000 ($12.12)

3.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.54%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($558 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from DuPage County, IL  0.42% ($46,315 average AGI)
from Will County, IL  0.23% ($40,173)
from Lake County, IL  0.23% ($56,212)


3.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,782 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.93%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,216 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.07%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to DuPage County, IL  0.47% ($56,473 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.26% ($47,918)
to Lake County, IL  0.23% ($70,503)

Strongest AM radio stations in Posen:

  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3 kW; OAK LAWN, IL; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBEE (1570 AM; 1 kW; HARVEY, IL)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

Strongest FM radio stations in Posen:

  • W207BI (89.3 FM; UNIVERSITY PARK, IL; Owner: BEST MEDIA 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.)
  • WPWX (92.3 FM; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • 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 Posen:

  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Posen fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Posen fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 64m210ftTotal length
  • $3,180,000Total costs
  • 477,100Total average daily traffic
  • 42,194Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21950-1959
  • 111960-1969
  • 22010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Posen, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Posen)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 41.620833 Lon: -87.681944, Call Sign: WPYW926
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.475 MHz, 468.475 MHzGrant Date: 02/11/2014, Expiration Date: 11/19/2023, Certifier: Daniel R BeerckRegistrant: First Student Inc, 600 Vine Street, Suite 1400, Cincinnati, OH 45202, Phone: (513) 362-4604, Fax: (513) 362-4591, Email:
  • 15000 S Rockwell (Lat: 41.620833 Lon: -87.681944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 135 m, Call Sign: WQNL312, Licensee ID: L00294299
    Assigned Frequencies: 472.200 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2011, Expiration Date: 03/11/2021, Certifier: Howard E ReevesRegistrant: A Beep, LLC, 452 N Chicago St, Joliet, IL 60432, Phone: (815) 740-1780, Fax: (815) 740-1357, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Blue Island IL 2, 2547 139th Street (Lat: 41.640278 Lon: -87.684194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 40.2 m, Overall height: 44.5 m, Call Sign: WQJD242
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/29/2008, Expiration Date: 07/29/2018, Cancellation Date: 01/29/2010, Certifier: Willaim ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • 1056805, 15000 S Rockwell (Lat: 41.620833 Lon: -87.681944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 135 m, Call Sign: WQON251, Licensee ID: L01663754
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 11/22/2021, Certifier: Scott TollefsenRegistrant: Eastern Mlg LLC, 1 Westbrook Corporate Center, Suite 300, Westchester, IL 60154, Phone: (708) 983-7522
  • Posen, IL, 15000 S Rockwell (Lat: 41.620833 Lon: -87.681944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 135 m, Call Sign: WQPW728
    Assigned Frequencies: 7000.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/04/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/27/2014, Certifier: Howard Jaeckel EsqRegistrant: Cbs Broadcasting, 1800 K St Nw Ste 920, Wahington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 457-4518
  • ASR1056805 IL, 15000 S Rockwell (Lat: 41.620833 Lon: -87.681944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 135 m, Call Sign: WQQY377
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, 11605.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/25/2013, Expiration Date: 03/25/2023, Certifier: Ido M RosenRegistrant: Wireless Internetwork, LLC, 545 Madison Ave 15th Floor, New York, NY 10022, Phone: (212) 521-5481, Email:
  • 15000 S. Rockwell, 15000 S Rockwell (Lat: 41.620833 Lon: -87.681944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 135 m, Call Sign: KB55028Grant Date: 08/23/1983, Expiration Date: 12/01/2021Registrant: Cbs Broadcasting Inc, 1800 K St Nw Ste 920, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 457-4518

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Posen)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 ORIGINATED15$126,40310$103,97130$139,2515$42,5364$75,9350$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$86,0701$76,7206$136,9020$01$33,0600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$111,1447$63,17137$155,2516$55,7172$154,3652$14,970
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$167,7800$012$167,2031$63,6201$53,0100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$61,1201$82,3307$147,0141$73,6000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8248.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$31,8101$86,690
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$89,1900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$31,8100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$31,8101$97,920
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8248.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 13

Incident types - Posen

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Posen, IL
Most common first names in Posen, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5871.8 years
Joseph3775.0 years
Mary3477.8 years
Edward2770.1 years
William2668.4 years
Helen2477.7 years
Walter2277.2 years
Anna2281.5 years
Frank2077.6 years
Robert1863.5 years
Most common last names in Posen, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Czachura979.9 years
Miller970.3 years
Krygowski675.7 years
Warszalek672.7 years
White671.2 years
Labno579.0 years
Czajkowski478.5 years
Adams470.8 years
Mech472.0 years
Wisniewski479.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (9%)
Businesses in Posen, IL
NameCountNameCount
Curves1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts2The Room Place1
FedEx1

Posen compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Posen on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations (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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