Riverwoods, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 3,659 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 
Males: 1,811  (49.5%)
Females: 1,848  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  47.0 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60015.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $161,097 (it was $158,990 in 2000)
Riverwoods:

$161,097
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $72,568 (it was $67,878 in 2000)

Riverwoods village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $680,550 (it was $518,100 in 2000)
Riverwoods:

$680,550
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $327,511; Detached houses: $363,452; Townhouses or other attached units: $196,586; In 2-unit structures: $171,006; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $196,509; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $197,610; Mobile homes: $47,879; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $36,579

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,975.

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  • Races in Riverwoods, IL (2013)

    Riverwoods races chart
    • 3,38786.7%White alone
    • 2706.9%Asian alone
    • 1112.8%Two or more races
    • 451.2%Hispanic
    • 370.9%Other race alone
    • 150.4%Black alone
    • 130.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Riverwoods: 140.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.0%), Russian (11.1%), United States (8.7%), Polish (8.4%), Irish (7.1%), English (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/20/1960

Elevation: 656 feet

Land area: 3.99 square miles.

Population density: 917 people per square mile   (low).

Riverwoods,IL real estate house value index trend

Riverwoods, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Riverwoods:

  • High school or higher: 97.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 70.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 34.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Riverwoods village:

  • Never married: 14.8%
  • Now married: 79.6%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 1.7%

547 residents are foreign born (5.6% Europe, 3.7% Asia).

This village:

14.0%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $10,055 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $9,905 (1.7%)

Riverwoods satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Arlington Heights, IL (6.8 miles , pop. 76,031).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (25.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lincolnshire, IL (1.4 miles ), Bannockburn, IL (1.5 miles ), Deerfield, IL (1.5 miles ), Wheeling, IL (1.8 miles ), Buffalo Grove, IL (1.9 miles ), Northbrook, IL (2.0 miles ), Highland Park, IL (2.2 miles ), Prospect Heights, IL (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 40 buildings, average cost: $222,900
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $379,700
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $381,400
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $407,700
  • 2001: 40 buildings, average cost: $374,700
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $863,500
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $736,000
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $676,500
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $894,300
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $920,600
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $582,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $845,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $845,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.17 N, Longitude: 87.90 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +220 (+5.6%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 349 (20.5%)

Riverwoods household income distribution Riverwoods home values distribution

Property values in Riverwoods, IL


Crime rates in Riverwoods by Year
Type 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10000N/A0
per 100,000 24.40.00.00.00.0N/A0.0
Robberies 0010000
per 100,000 0.00.024.50.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0000110
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.027.227.40.0
Burglaries 111249448
per 100,000 268.4294.098.0245.9108.8109.4218.9
Thefts 12242428181914
per 100,000 292.8588.1588.1765.0489.7519.7383.1
Auto thefts 3300100
per 100,000 73.273.50.00.027.20.00.0
Arson 0000200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.054.40.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 263.1) 51.446.034.744.032.031.228.2

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Crime rate in Riverwoods detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Illinois average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +725 (+23.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (20%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Legal occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (2%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Riverwoods, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Riverwoods-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 33% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/28/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the Riverwoods village center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 11.0 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Riverwoods-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 257.2 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 231.7 miles away from Riverwoods 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 71.4 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 289.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 255.6 miles away from Riverwoods center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 247.8 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 Lake County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Riverwoods topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Riverwoods:

  • BRENTWOOD NORTH HC ANDREHAB CTR (3705 DEERFIELD ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Riverwoods:

  • ROSEWOOD CARE CENTER NORTHBROOK (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; NORTHBROOK, IL)
  • NE HEALTHCARE AGENCY, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WHEELING, IL)
  • RADFORD GREEN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LINCOLNSHIRE, IL)
  • WELLCARE HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; NORTHBROOK, IL)
  • ACCURATE CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WHEELING, IL)
  • PROVIDENCE HOME HEALTH CARE, I (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; NORTHBROOK, IL)
  • SAMARITAN CARE INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; NORTHBROOK, IL)

Amtrak station near Riverwoods:

  • 9 miles: GLENVIEW (1116 DEPOT ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Riverwoods:

  • Oakton Community College (about 8 miles; Des Plaines, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,271)
  • Harper College (about 11 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)
  • Computer Systems Institute (about 12 miles; Skokie, IL; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • American InterContinental University-Online (about 12 miles; Schaumburg, IL; FT enrollment: 16,158)
  • Northwestern University (about 14 miles; Evanston, IL; FT enrollment: 17,473)
  • College of Lake County (about 15 miles; Grayslake, IL; FT enrollment: 11,041)
  • BIR Training Center (about 16 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 2,036)

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Notable locations in Riverwoods: Thorngate Country Club (A), Deerfield Park District Golf Course (B), Riverwoods Village Hall (C), Lincolnshire - Riverwoods Fire Protection District Station 52 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Riverwoods: Congregation Beth Or (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (2600 Lake Cook Road).

Lake 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 90.5. This is worse than average.

City:

90.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.213. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.213
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 12.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.2
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.826. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.826
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0112. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0112
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.0%
(1.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 4.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.9 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  88.5%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.2%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
79 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
142 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000

Riverwoods, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Riverwoods (2011 data):

  • Northside Community Bank: Riverwoods Branch at 1155 Milwaukee Avenue, branch established on 1999/01/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $378.4 mil, Deposits: $297.7 mil, headquarters in Gurnee, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Alikat Investments, Inc.
  • North Community Bank: Riverwoods Branch at 2175 Deerfield Rd., branch established on 2007/11/19. Info updated 2011/04/12: Bank assets: $952.1 mil, Deposits: $858.0 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 41 total offices, Holding Company: Metropolitan Bank Group, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Riverwoods Banking Center Branch at 2025 Milwaukee Avenue, branch established on 2003/12/19. 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Riverwoods village (based on Lake County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic211,38029
Evangelical Protestant84,501211
Mainline Protestant36,96776
Other33,82262
Black Protestant7,82416
Orthodox4,6108
None324,358-
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: 121
Lake County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Lake County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 174
Lake County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 457
Here:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lake County:

24.2%
Illinois:

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

16.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Riverwoods:

56.9%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

56.9%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Riverwoods:

28.2
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Riverwoods:

18.2%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.8%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Riverwoods:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.5%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Here:

61.7%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.9%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Riverwoods, 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 2$9,828$58,9682$4,830
Other Government Administration 3$11,914$47,6560$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$49,848$74,77211$18,156
Totals for Government 13$71,590$66,08313$22,986

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

  • Construction - General: $2,845,000 ($777.53)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $558,000 ($152.50)
    Police Protection: $468,000 ($127.90)
    Financial Administration: $443,000 ($121.07)
    Regular Highways: $353,000 ($96.47)
    General - Other: $180,000 ($49.19)
    Sewerage: $61,000 ($16.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $292,000 ($79.80)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $65,000 ($17.76)
    Central Staff: $15,000 ($4.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $254,000 ($69.42)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $71,000 ($19.40)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,042,000 ($831.37)
    Interest Earnings: $319,000 ($87.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $762,000 ($208.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $530,000 ($144.85)
    Highways: $109,000 ($29.79)
  • Tax - Property: $904,000 ($247.06)
    NEC: $815,000 ($222.74)
    Public Utilities: $724,000 ($197.87)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,226,000 ($1154.96)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $2,212,000 ($604.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $6,360,000 ($1738.18)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $78,000 ($21.32)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,707,000 ($466.52)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,934,000 ($2441.65)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $159,000 ($43.45)

4.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($67,314 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,101 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.08%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  1.77% ($70,503 average AGI)
from McHenry County, IL  0.33% ($44,150)
from Kenosha County, WI  0.19% ($39,059)


5.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($68,949 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,193 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.16%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  1.75% ($56,212 average AGI)
to McHenry County, IL  0.34% ($64,144)
to Kenosha County, WI  0.32% ($38,879)

Strongest AM radio stations in Riverwoods:

  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEF (1430 AM; 1 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Riverwoods:

  • WVIV-FM (103.1 FM; HIGHLAND PARK, IL; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZFS (106.7 FM; DES PLAINES, IL; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WKIE (92.7 FM; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, 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)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • 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 Riverwoods:

  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, 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)
  • 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.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Riverwoods fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Riverwoods fatal accident list:

Nov 19, 2007 01:21 PM, Deerfield Rd, Hoffman, Lat: 42.16757, Lon: -87.90096, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 9, 2001 10:52 PM, Deerfield, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 7, 2001 01:21 PM, Lake Cook Rd, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 13, 1998 09:21 AM, 100, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 25, 1991 10:30 PM, Deerfield, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • 48,250Total average daily traffic
  • 3,344Total average daily truck traffic
  • 53,702Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Riverwoods)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 42.167500 Lon: -87.896944, Call Sign: WPSG208
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.125 MHzGrant Date: 03/25/2011, Expiration Date: 04/12/2021, Certifier: Russell KraleyRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 42.151944 Lon: -87.883500, Call Sign: WQJP920
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.537 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 467.237 MHz, 461.762 MHzGrant Date: 11/20/2008, Expiration Date: 11/20/2018, Certifier: Tom RobinsonRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 42.171139 Lon: -87.898611, Call Sign: WQMH679, Licensee ID: L01585204
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.762 MHzGrant Date: 08/10/2010, Expiration Date: 08/10/2020, Certifier: Russell KralyRegistrant: Riverwoods, Village Of, 300 Portwine Rd., Riverwoods, IL 60015, Phone: (847) 945-3990, Fax: (847) 945-4059
  • RIVERWOODS, IL, Lat: 42.154000 Lon: -87.892000, Call Sign: WQQV421
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.025 MHz, 466.050 MHz, 466.075 MHz, 466.100 MHz, 466.125 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2013, Expiration Date: 03/11/2023, Certifier: Karen O'KrongleyRegistrant: United Radio Communications, Inc., 9200 S. Oketo Ave., Bridgeview, IL 60455, Phone: (630) 240-0911, Fax: (630) 477-0367, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • IL-CHI5048, 1200 Saunders Rd (Lat: 42.175278 Lon: -87.882611), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41.4 m, Overall height: 42 m, Call Sign: WQKZ912
    Assigned Frequencies: 17765.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/06/2009, Expiration Date: 11/06/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • IL-CHI6075, 2600 Lake Cook Road - Ch54xc955h (Lat: 42.154639 Lon: -87.890472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 35.1 m, Overall height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQLG526
    Assigned Frequencies: 23125.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23275.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/2010, Expiration Date: 01/13/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Riverwoods)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Riverwoods)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 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 ORIGINATED8$218,72132$353,968207$321,3734$242,3333$414,4401$200,510
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$108,9504$349,00824$335,0711$284,6900$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$07$490,04450$400,4942$144,3352$173,4450$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$128,4053$510,63723$307,0771$143,9501$313,7600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$011$329,8620$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8645.05 , 8645.22, 8648.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$295,4981$287,160
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$224,3500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8645.05 , 8645.22, 8648.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 18
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Riverwoods

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Riverwoods, IL

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Riverwoods, IL
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Panera Bread1
Holiday Inn1Subway1
McDonald's1UPS2

Riverwoods compared to Illinois state average:

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

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  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Belarus (population 500+)"
  • #42 (60015) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most big companies in 2005 (at least 1000 employees)"
  • #42 (60015) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Russian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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