Sandwich, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 7,365 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.2%
 
Males: 3,660  (49.7%)
Females: 3,705  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
Illinois median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 60548.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $56,815 (it was $50,215 in 2000)
Sandwich:

$56,815
IL:

$55,137
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,852 (it was $19,530 in 2000)

Sandwich city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $161,927 (it was $128,300 in 2000)
Sandwich:

$161,927
IL:

$170,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $183,687; Detached houses: $196,697; Townhouses or other attached units: $167,086; In 2-unit structures: $147,727; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $135,813; Mobile homes: $31,028

Median gross rent in 2012: $783.

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  • White alone - 6,598 (86.9%)
  • Hispanic - 834 (11.0%)
  • Asian alone - 42 (0.6%)
  • Two or more races - 44 (0.6%)
  • Black alone - 27 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.05%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Sandwich: 102.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (27.3%), Irish (13.0%), English (6.7%), Norwegian (6.2%), United States (6.1%), Italian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/06/1873

Elevation: 670 feet

Land area: 3.01 square miles.

Population density: 2,444 people per square mile   (low).

Sandwich,IL real estate house value index trend

Sandwich, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Sandwich:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sandwich city:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 57.9%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

375 residents are foreign born (0.6% Europe).

This city:  4.9%
Illinois:  13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Sandwich, Illinois as of March 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Sandwich to the number of sex offenders is 820 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $4,486 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,383 (2.2%)

Sandwich satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Aurora, IL (18.4 miles , pop. 142,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (50.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lake Holiday, IL (1.8 miles ), Somonauk, IL (1.8 miles ), Plano, IL (2.1 miles ), Millbrook, IL (2.2 miles ), Millington, IL (2.4 miles ), Newark, IL (2.8 miles ), Hinckley, IL (2.9 miles ), Sheridan, IL (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 25 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 1998: 42 buildings, average cost: $154,200
  • 1999: 46 buildings, average cost: $150,900
  • 2000: 38 buildings, average cost: $156,600
  • 2001: 36 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2002: 26 buildings, average cost: $131,900
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 2004: 63 buildings, average cost: $231,200
  • 2005: 50 buildings, average cost: $272,800
  • 2006: 49 buildings, average cost: $281,600
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $252,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $450,000
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $217,900
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $147,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.65 N, Longitude: 88.62 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,250 (-16.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 882 (23.9%)

Area code: 815

Sandwich household income distribution Sandwich home values distribution

Crime rates in Sandwich by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 231120200111
per 100,000 30.746.115.415.029.70.029.00.00.014.013.913.7
Robberies 241111000324
per 100,000 30.761.515.415.014.814.80.00.00.041.927.754.9
Assaults 1799964688400
per 100,000 261.2138.3138.3135.389.059.286.9115.1111.655.80.00.0
Burglaries 293215152714201971259
per 100,000 445.5491.6230.5225.5400.5207.1289.6273.397.6167.569.3123.6
Thefts 146132106106110991029579835756
per 100,000 2243.02028.01628.51593.51631.81464.51477.01366.51101.81158.2790.6769.2
Auto thefts 9182268443301
per 100,000 138.3276.530.730.189.0118.357.957.541.841.90.013.7
Arson 100000000000
per 100,000 15.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 304.8) 228.6231.4134.5131.7153.6103.6130.6106.480.3101.058.671.3

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

Crime rate in Sandwich detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 20 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Illinois average:

2.78
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.4%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +847 (+15.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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

Average climate in Sandwich, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sandwich-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 56% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Sandwich city center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.1 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sandwich-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 224.4 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 199.3 miles away from Sandwich 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 19.4 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 257.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 223.1 miles away from Sandwich center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 213.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Sandwich topographic map

Birthplace of: Alfred E. Woodward - Lawyer, Hugh Brannum - Television actor, Charles Adams Mosher - Politician, Paul Harvey (actor) - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Sandwich:

  • VALLEY WEST COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 11 EAST PLEASANT AVENUE)
  • FMC - SANDWICH DIALYSIS, LLC (1310 NORTH MAIN ST., SUITE 105)
  • SANDWICH REHABILITATION AND HCC (902 EAST ARNOLD STREET)
  • WILLOW CREST NURSING PAVILION (515 NORTH MAIN)

Airports and heliports located in Sandwich:

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Amtrak station near Sandwich:

  • 5 miles: PLANO (MAIN ST. WEST OF CENTER ST.)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sandwich:

  • Waubonsee Community College (about 14 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; Full-time enrollment: 7,698)
  • Aurora University (about 16 miles; Aurora, IL; FT enrollment: 4,596)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 22 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 25 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • Joliet Junior College (about 25 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 11,401)
  • North Central College (about 27 miles; Naperville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,860)
  • Lewis University (about 29 miles; Romeoville, IL; FT enrollment: 5,739)

Public high school in Sandwich:

Public elementary/middle schools in Sandwich:

Private elementary/middle school in Sandwich:

  • FOR KIDS ONLY INC #2 (Students: 12; Location: 628 S MAIN ST; Grades: PK - T1)
See full list of schools located in Sandwich, School District: SANDWICH COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT 430

Library in Sandwich:

  • SANDWICH DISTRICT LIBRARY (Operating income: $377,480; Location: 107 EAST CENTER STREET; 31,904 books; 3,112 audio materials; 1,306 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 17 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 78 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sandwich: Edgebrook Country Club (A), Sandwich Township Public Library (B), Sandwich City Hall (C), Sandwich Community Fire Protection District (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Oakridge Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Buck Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Sandwich include: Sandwich Memorial Park (1), Knights Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 46.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.8
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.4%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 21.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 47.9% for other race residents, 5.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.1%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
132 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
24 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
143 people in nursing homes in 2000
45 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Sandwich, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Sandwich compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Sandwich (2011 data):

  • Citizens First National Bank: Sandwich Facility at 200 East Church Street, branch established on 1974/06/24; Sandwich County Line Branch at 21 Gletty Road, branch established on 1995/12/04. Info updated 2007/05/29: Bank assets: $1,031.8 mil, Deposits: $917.3 mil, headquarters in Princeton, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Princeton National Bancorp, Inc.
  • First National Bank of Omaha: 100 West Church Street Mobile Branch at 100 West Church Street, branch established on 2010/09/30; Castle/Sandwich Branch at 100 West Church Street, branch established on 1856/06/01. Info updated 2010/10/13: Bank assets: $13,433.1 mil, Deposits: $10,746.6 mil, headquarters in Omaha, NE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 102 total offices, Holding Company: Lauritzen Corporation
  • Centrue Bank: Sandwich Branch at 202 Indian Springs Drive, branch established on 1984/12/22. Info updated 2007/06/27: Bank assets: $964.9 mil, Deposits: $850.6 mil, headquarters in Streator, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Centrue Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (17%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Sandwich city (based on DeKalb County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.58%
Here: 48.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristLutheran Church
Adherents39.5%13.3%11.5%7.1%6.8%
Congregations7.8%10.0%15.6%8.9%4.4%
NameAssemblies of GodAmerican Baptist Churches in the USANew Testament Association Independent Baptist Churches/Other Fundamental BaptistsPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents2.4%2.3%1.9%1.7%13.4%
Congregations3.3%3.3%3.3%4.4%38.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
DeKalb County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
DeKalb County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
DeKalb County:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Here:

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
DeKalb County:

26.1%
Illinois:

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

16.3%
State:

14.5%
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 3$7,772$31,0880$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 24$15,173
Police Protection - Officers 14$60,804$52,1180$0
Police - Other 6$19,499$38,9985$2,621
Streets and Highways 7$37,645$64,5340$0
Sewerage 1$4,094$49,1280$0
Water Supply 1$4,632$55,5840$0
Totals for Government 32$134,446$50,41729$17,794

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

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $310,000 ($42.09)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $917,000 ($124.51)
    General - Other: $539,000 ($73.18)
    Central Staff Services: $459,000 ($62.32)
    Sewerage: $276,000 ($37.47)
    Regular Highways: $254,000 ($34.49)
    Water Utilities: $213,000 ($28.92)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $74,000 ($10.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $580,000 ($78.75)
    General - Other: $109,000 ($14.80)
    Central Staff: $40,000 ($5.43)
    Water Utilities: $33,000 ($4.48)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($4.07)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($0.68)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,317,000 ($178.82)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $703,000 ($95.45)
    All Other: $230,000 ($31.23)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $252,000 ($34.22)
    General Revenue, NEC: $136,000 ($18.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $498,000 ($67.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,473,000 ($200.00)
    Highways: $175,000 ($23.76)
  • Tax - Property: $847,000 ($115.00)
    Public Utilities: $521,000 ($70.74)
    NEC: $80,000 ($10.86)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,625,000 ($220.64)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,510,000 ($205.02)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $115,000 ($15.61)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,510,000 ($205.02)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,363,000 ($863.95)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sandwich:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, 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.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sandwich:

  • WSPY-FM (107.1 FM; PLANO, IL; Owner: NELSON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WDEK (92.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WERV-FM (95.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; EARLVILLE, IL; Owner: KM RADIO OF EARLVILLE, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • WCFL (104.7 FM; MORRIS, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS DISTRICT COUNCIL OF ASSEMBL)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • WALS (102.1 FM; OGLESBY, IL; Owner: LACO RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; CREST HILL, IL; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF JOLIET, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sandwich:

  • WSPY-LP (Channel 30; PLANO, IL; Owner: WSPY-TV, INC.)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, 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)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • W54BE (Channel 54; SUGAR GROVE, IL; Owner: WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Sandwich, Illinois:
  • Fatal accident count: 10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 15
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
Illinois average:
  • Fatal accident count: 118
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 179
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 40
  • Fatalities: 127
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 313
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 20
See more detailed statistics of Sandwich fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total costs: $540,000
Total average daily traffic: 15,300
Total average daily truck traffic: 795
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 21,599
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 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$140,02310$134,56283$154,1353$85,8235$134,2721$53,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$47,4607$153,8540$01$92,8300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$141,6903$106,35022$164,6762$25,2752$121,2302$33,380
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$86,2000$010$188,8290$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$05$170,4760$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0020.00 , 0021.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$110,6302$182,480
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$107,1401$310,610
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$108,190
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$152,5500$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0020.00 , 0021.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 42
  • Hazardous Condition: 41
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Sandwich

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sandwich, IL
Most common first names in Sandwich, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5879.6 years
John5073.0 years
Robert4771.0 years
William4069.6 years
George3978.6 years
Helen3881.5 years
James3770.3 years
Richard3368.4 years
Dorothy3080.2 years
Charles2978.0 years
Most common last names in Sandwich, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3977.4 years
Anderson2976.9 years
Olson2776.4 years
Nelson2279.6 years
Miller2078.3 years
Larson1978.9 years
Smith1677.8 years
Hanson1481.4 years
Martin1479.4 years
Williams1375.2 years
Businesses in Sandwich, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1New Balance1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Curves1Taco Bell1
FedEx1U-Haul2
Ford1UPS2
H&R Block1Walgreens1
KFC1YMCA1
McDonald's1

Sandwich on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Recyclable material merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Plastics and rubber products (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Truck transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Radio, TV, and computer and software, and other electronic stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Motor vehicle and parts dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2001 and 2006 (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally retarded"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest temperature differences during a year (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 (60548) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Albanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Curtis L. Steward, Jr. (5)
  • Joshua C. Bedyk (3)
  • Judd R. Weber (1)
  • Daniel Joseph Lirot (1)
  • Kurt Kujawski (1)
  • Kevin Charles Chiavario (1)
  • Joshua Charles Bedyk (1)
  • Mike Moran (1)
  • Robert H. Salvesen (1)
  • Robert J. Worthington (1)

Total of 25 patent applications in 2008-2015.



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