Shabbona, Illinois

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Population in 2017: 920 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 
Males: 444  (48.3%)
Females: 476  (51.7%)
Median resident age:

50.7 years
Illinois median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 60550.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,816 (it was $45,526 in 2000)
Shabbona:

$55,816
IL:

$62,992

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,315 (it was $20,239 in 2000)

Shabbona village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $152,901 (it was $112,600 in 2000)
Shabbona:

$152,901
IL:

$195,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $203,221; detached houses: $215,120; townhouses or other attached units: $145,760; in 2-unit structures: $183,848; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $163,912; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $131,643; mobile homes: $30,653

Median gross rent in 2017: $733.

March 2019 cost of living index in Shabbona: 94.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.8%
(5.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Shabbona, IL (2010)
    • 89897.1%White alone
    • 151.6%Hispanic
    • 50.5%American Indian alone
    • 40.4%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Shabbona, Illinois as of August 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Shabbona is 196 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (22.9%), Norwegian (12.8%), Irish (9.7%), American (7.3%), English (7.3%), European (6.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/12/1875

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 0.74 square miles.

Population density: 1,241 people per square mile   (low).

Shabbona, Illinois map

30 residents are foreign born (1.3% North America, 0.9% Latin America, 0.8% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

This village:

3.0%
Illinois:

14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,599 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,883 (2.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Aurora, IL (29.7 miles , pop. 142,990).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (61.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lee, IL (2.0 miles ),
Waterman, IL (2.3 miles ),
Paw Paw, IL (2.8 miles ),
Steward, IL (3.1 miles ),
Malta, IL (3.3 miles ),
Leland, IL (3.4 miles ),
Compton, IL (3.5 miles ),
Hinckley, IL (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.77 N, Longitude: 88.87 W

Area code: 815

Distribution of median household income in Shabbona, IL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Shabbona, IL in 2017
Shabbona satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $107,600
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $117,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $213,300
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $235,300
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $188,300
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Shabbona, IL residents
Average permit cost in Shabbona, IL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.2%
Illinois:

4.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +43 (+4.9%).
Most common industries in Shabbona, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (8.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.1%)
  • Food (6.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Machinery (4.6%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.3%)
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.5%)
  • Social assistance (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Shabbona, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (12.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.8%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.5%)
  • Child care workers (4.0%)

Average climate in Shabbona, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the Shabbona 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 31.4 miles away from the village center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shabbona-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 235.2 miles away from Shabbona 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 21.3 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 210.4 miles away from Shabbona 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 267.9 miles away from Shabbona 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 234.0 miles away from Shabbona center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 223.5 miles away from Shabbona 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 DeKalb County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shabbona topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Shabbona:

  • SHABBONA HEALTHCARE CENTER (WEST COMANCHE ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Shabbona:

  • ROCHELLE GARDENS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ROCHELLE, IL)
  • DEKALB COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMEN (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; DEKALB, IL)
  • DEKALB COUNTY REHAB AND NURSING (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; DEKALB, IL)
  • ROCHELLE REHAB AND HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ROCHELLE, IL)
  • ROCHELLE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; ROCHELLE, IL)
  • DEKALB COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; DEKALB, IL)
  • UNITY HOSPICE OF WESTERN ILLINOIS (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ROCHELLE, IL)

Amtrak stations near Shabbona:

  • 19 miles: PLANO (MAIN ST. WEST OF CENTER ST.)
  • 20 miles: MENDOTA (8TH ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shabbona:

  • Kishwaukee College (about 12 miles; Malta, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,356)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 13 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 22 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • Aurora University (about 28 miles; Aurora, IL; FT enrollment: 4,596)
  • Elgin Community College (about 34 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 34 miles; Oglesby, IL; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • North Central College (about 38 miles; Naperville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,860)

Public high school in Shabbona:

Public elementary/middle school in Shabbona:

See full list of schools located in Shabbona

Library in Shabbona:

  • FLEWELLIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $26,667; Location: 108 WEST COMANCHE; 33,458 books; 112 audio materials; 127 video materials; 24 print serial subscriptions; 137 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Shabbona Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

2.3 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

64.6%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

4.1%
Whole state:

6.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

71 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
66 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Shabbona (2011 data):

  • Farmers' and Traders' State Bank: Farmers' And Traders' State Bank at 203 West Commanche Street, branch established on 1905/08/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $43.8 mil, Deposits: $42.2 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Traders Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Shabbona:

Marital status in Shabbona, IL
  • Never married: 23.3%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

For population 25 years and over in Shabbona:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Illinois average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Shabbona
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shabbona, IL (based on DeKalb County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,4476
Mainline Protestant14,71937
Evangelical Protestant9,84349
Other4,26712
Orthodox4001
Black Protestant1821
None56,302-
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: 13
DeKalb County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
DeKalb County:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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.
Illinois:

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

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

7.0%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.1%
State:

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

16.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.7%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Shabbona:

42.6%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Shabbona:

29.0
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Shabbona:

24.9%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.5%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.0%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Shabbona:

52.3%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Shabbona:

75.1%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Shabbona, 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
Airports 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 3$1,964
Correction 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$1,178
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,227
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 7$4,369

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $233,000 ($253.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $65,000 ($70.65)
    Sewerage: $64,000 ($69.57)
    Water Utilities: $57,000 ($61.96)
    Police Protection: $46,000 ($50.00)
    Regular Highways: $26,000 ($28.26)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $53,000 ($57.61)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($10.87)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $116,000 ($126.09)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($23.91)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $84,000 ($91.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $72,000 ($78.26)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $11,000 ($11.96)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($4.35)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($3.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $78,000 ($84.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $161,000 ($175.00)
    Highways: $27,000 ($29.35)
  • Tax - Property: $100,000 ($108.70)
    Public Utilities Sales: $68,000 ($73.91)
    Other License: $14,000 ($15.22)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $408,000 ($443.48)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $367,000 ($398.91)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000 ($44.57)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $702,000 ($763.04)

7.36% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,754 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.36%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kane County, IL  1.44% ($46,204 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  1.07% ($28,648)
from DuPage County, IL  0.57% ($41,056)


8.61% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.61%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Kane County, IL  1.20% ($52,309 average AGI)
to Cook County, IL  1.13% ($31,483)
to DuPage County, IL  0.51% ($35,418)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shabbona:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4 kW; SANDWICH, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, LTD.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLBK (1360 AM; 1 kW; DEKALB, IL; Owner: WPW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shabbona:

  • WDEK (92.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; EARLVILLE, IL; Owner: KM RADIO OF EARLVILLE, L.L.C.)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY RADIO, LIMITED)
  • WSPY-FM (107.1 FM; PLANO, IL; Owner: NELSON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WNIU (89.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNIJ (90.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WYCH (106.3 FM; GENOA, IL; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; MENDOTA, IL; Owner: MENDOTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWGN (88.9 FM; OTTAWA, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WALS (102.1 FM; OGLESBY, IL; Owner: LACO RADIO, INC.)
  • WRHL-FM (102.3 FM; ROCHELLE, IL; Owner: ROCHELLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WERV-FM (95.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Shabbona:

  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WSPY-LP (Channel 30; PLANO, IL; Owner: WSPY-TV, INC.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 23.9mTotal length
  • 7,600Total average daily traffic
  • 732Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,958Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Shabbona, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Shabbona, IL

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Shabbona State Pk 2 Mi S (Lat: 41.732806 Lon: -88.864528), Call Sign: KFV878,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.280 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 159.300 MHz, 159.375 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/2014, Expiration Date: 01/30/2025, Registrant: Illinois State Police, 801 S. 7th St. - Csb Suite 300 Annex, Springfield, IL 62703, Phone: (217) 782-7347, Email:
  • Bnsf Mp 68.90 W (Lat: 41.771694 Lon: -88.907306), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPRK765,
    Assigned Frequencies: 896.887 MHz, 896.937 MHz, 896.987 MHz, 897.887 MHz, 897.937 MHz, 897.987 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2000, Expiration Date: 11/03/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/18/2005, Certifier: Robert Vandeberg, Registrant: Transportation Technology Center Inc Dbs, 55500 Dot Rd, Pueblo, CO 81001, Fax: (719) 584-7145
  • Bnsf Mp 68.90 W Shabbona (Lat: 41.771694 Lon: -88.907306), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPRL719,
    Assigned Frequencies: 896.887 MHz, 896.937 MHz, 896.987 MHz, 897.887 MHz, 897.937 MHz, 897.987 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/2000, Expiration Date: 11/09/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2006, Certifier: Robert Vandeberg, Registrant: Transportation Technology Center Inc Bns, 55500 Dot Rd, Pueblo, CO 81001, Fax: (719) 584-7145
  • Village Hall, Lat: 41.766778 Lon: -88.868250, Call Sign: WQBT607,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.550 MHz, 458.550 MHz, Grant Date: 12/10/2004, Expiration Date: 12/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2015, Certifier: Jeff Westbrook, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, N.W. Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shabbona)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: DUNN J K/DUNN G K RV-6 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2278D , Serial Number: 25471, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/2004, Certificate Issue Date: 08/18/2004
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James K Dunn, Po Box 26, Shabbona, IL 60550, Other Owners: Gary K Dunn
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 421B (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 172 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GTSIO-520-C (340 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 421EZ , Serial Number: 421B0608, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 05/06/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 03/11/2014
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Gary K Dunn, 1003 West Comanche, Shabbona, IL 60550, Other Owners: Lori J Dunn
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6876E , Serial Number: 56376, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 12/10/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 08/25/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Gary K Dunn, Po Box 478, Shabbona, IL 60550, Other Owners: Lori J Dunn
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8225Z , Serial Number: 6131, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/1999, Certificate Issue Date: 08/20/1998
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert P Knudson, 8837 Kane Rd, Shabbona, IL 60550, Other Owners: Jan L Knudson

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$81,430
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0018.00

Most common first names in Shabbona, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1483.8 years
John1474.6 years
Paul1277.0 years
Charles1282.3 years
George1079.6 years
Alice887.2 years
Robert872.7 years
William780.4 years
Helen785.0 years
Dorothy783.3 years
Most common last names in Shabbona, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Challand1282.3 years
Johnson1180.4 years
Todd877.6 years
Houghtby876.5 years
Olson886.8 years
Herrmann783.5 years
Flewellin779.3 years
Miller779.9 years
Jacobson679.2 years
Smith675.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shabbona, IL
  • 94.5%Utility gas
  • 5.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shabbona, IL
  • 51.7%Electricity
  • 44.9%Utility gas
  • 3.4%No fuel used


Shabbona compared to Illinois 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Shabbona on our top lists:

  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Costa Rica (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 7 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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