Union, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 562 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.4%
 
Males: 295  (52.5%)
Females: 267  (47.5%)
Median resident age:  35.6 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60180.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,555 (it was $56,528 in 2000)
Union:

$51,555
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,955 (it was $21,218 in 2000)

Union village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $145,808 (it was $134,000 in 2000)
Union:

$145,808
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $146,910; Detached houses: $146,290

Median gross rent in 2013: $770.

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  • Races in Union, IL (2010)

    Union races chart
    • 54293.4%White alone
    • 234.0%Hispanic
    • 61.0%Asian alone
    • 40.7%Black alone
    • 40.7%Two or more races
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Union: 96.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (46.3%), Irish (12.0%), Polish (5.7%), English (4.9%), Norwegian (3.5%), United States (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/12/1897

Land area: 0.61 square miles.

Population density: 927 people per square mile   (low).

Union,IL real estate house value index trend

Union, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Union:

  • High school or higher: 96.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Union village:

  • Never married: 30.9%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.4%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Union, Illinois as of December 09, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Union to the number of sex offenders is 286 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,393 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,953 (2.4%)

Union satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Elgin, IL (18.8 miles , pop. 94,487).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (52.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Marengo, IL (1.8 miles ), Woodstock, IL (2.7 miles ), Huntley, IL (2.8 miles ), Lakewood, IL (3.0 miles ), Garden Prairie, IL (3.1 miles ), Hampshire, IL (3.1 miles ), Lake in the Hills, IL (3.2 miles ), Bull Valley, IL (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $240,500
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $216,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.24 N, Longitude: 88.54 W

Area code: 815

Union household income distribution Union home values distribution

Union tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+6.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Construction (22%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Union, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Union-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 44% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Union village center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 9.8 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:

Union-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 264.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 56.7 miles away from Union 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 238.7 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 296.6 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 262.6 miles away from Union center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 253.1 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 McHenry County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Union topographic map

Birthplace of: Red Kelly (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Union:

  • QUALITY RENAL CARE, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; MARENGO, IL)
  • FLORENCE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MARENGO, IL)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)
  • VALLEY HI NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)
  • RESCARE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)
  • CROSSROADS CARE CTR WOODSTOCK (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)
  • ADULT CHILD REHAB CTR MCHENRY (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)

Airports and heliports located in Union:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Union:

  • McHenry County College (about 10 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,886)
  • Elgin Community College (about 19 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Rock Valley College (about 24 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 24 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • Harper College (about 27 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)
  • Kishwaukee College (about 27 miles; Malta, IL; FT enrollment: 3,356)
  • College of Lake County (about 29 miles; Grayslake, IL; FT enrollment: 11,041)

Public high school in Union:

  • EVERGREEN ACADEMY (Location: 6506 NATIONAL ST, Grades: 8-12)

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Notable location: Union Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Antique Village & Museum (8512 South Union Road), Francis Farm (Nature Centers; Wildlife Rehabilitat).

McHenry 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 74.1. This is about average.

City:

74.1
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.76
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.1%
(22.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  71.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Union (2011 data):

  • Firstmerit Bank, National Association: Midwest/Mchenry County Branch at 17622 Depot Street, branch established on 1911/08/01. Info updated 2010/05/17: Bank assets: $14,420.6 mil, Deposits: $11,497.6 mil, headquarters in Akron, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 213 total offices, Holding Company: Firstmerit Corporation
  • Prairie Community Bank: Jefferson Street Branch at 18001 Jefferson Street, branch established on 2006/06/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $123.7 mil, Deposits: $106.5 mil, headquarters in Marengo, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Marengo Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Illinois average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Union village (based on McHenry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic108,46517
Mainline Protestant25,98546
Evangelical Protestant22,38676
Other8,80920
Orthodox541
None143,061-
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: 44
McHenry County:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
McHenry County:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
McHenry County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 198
Here:

6.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McHenry County:

26.5%
Illinois:

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

17.7%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.4%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.1%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.5%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Union:

9.2%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Union:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Union:

34.9%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Union:

54.6%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Union:

77.6%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Union, 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 0$0 1$500
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,800
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$500
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 4$1,107
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$443
Sewerage 0$0 1$500
Water Supply 0$0 1$300
Totals for Government 0$0 12$5,150

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $68,000 ($121.00)
    Police Protection: $30,000 ($53.38)
    Water Utilities: $23,000 ($40.93)
    Regular Highways: $23,000 ($40.93)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($21.35)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($5.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $220,000 ($391.46)
    Water Utilities: $41,000 ($72.95)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($1.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $58,000 ($103.20)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($19.57)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($7.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $72,000 ($128.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $211,000 ($375.44)
    General Support: $74,000 ($131.67)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $101,000 ($179.72)
    Property: $51,000 ($90.75)
    NEC: $28,000 ($49.82)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $293,000 ($521.35)

4.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,226 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($206 average AGI)
McHenry County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  1.18% ($49,491 average AGI)
from Lake County, IL  0.74% ($64,144)
from Kane County, IL  0.61% ($46,022)


5.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($243 average AGI)
McHenry County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  1.18% ($41,148 average AGI)
to Lake County, IL  0.71% ($44,150)
to Kane County, IL  0.60% ($44,309)

Strongest AM radio stations in Union:

  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WAIT (850 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Union:

  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WZCH (103.9 FM; DUNDEE, IL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WYCH (106.3 FM; GENOA, IL; Owner: DONTRON, 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)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Union:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • WQFL-CA (Channel 8; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY VALUES ORGANIZATION, INC.)
  • WCFC-CA (Channel 51; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS OF CHICAGOLAND, INC.)

Union fatal accident list:

Nov 29, 1988 09:25 AM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 1,500Total average daily traffic
  • 60Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,500Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Union)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 42.228917 Lon: -88.527306, Call Sign: KNAR920
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.515 MHz, 154.515 MHzGrant Date: 01/26/2011, Expiration Date: 04/15/2021Registrant: Volunteer Irm, 903 E Central Rd, Mt Prospect, IL 60056, Phone: (847) 398-6406
  • 6606 S Union Road (Lat: 42.233056 Lon: -88.550000), Call Sign: WPYL601, Licensee ID: L00694678
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.762 MHz, 467.812 MHz, 467.850 MHz, 467.875 MHz, 467.900 MHz, 467.925 MHzGrant Date: 09/03/2003, Expiration Date: 09/03/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/09/2013, Certifier: Larry S StiffRegistrant: Bag Makers, Inc., 6606 S Union Road, Union, IL 60180, Phone: (815) 923-2247, Fax: (815) 923-1605, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Union)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • HILBERT ELROY E, 8102 Leech Rd, Union, IL 60180
    Certificate: D006319 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 02/05/2016, Expiration Date: 02/04/2017

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 65-CA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 21371 , Serial Number: C1808, Year manufactured: 1938, Airworthiness Date: 03/17/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Elroy E Hilbert, 8102 Leech Rd, Union, IL 60180

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$303,380
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$198,970
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8710.02

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Union and their reported violations in the past:

SO GOOD BAR B Q (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-22-2010), St Site Visit (enforcement) (2 times from AUG-23-2010 to SEP-08-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Union, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1481.2 years
Walter978.1 years
George876.2 years
John774.4 years
Joseph673.8 years
Rose687.5 years
Henry678.3 years
Grace679.0 years
Emma585.6 years
Anna584.6 years
Most common last names in Union, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bauman983.3 years
Schauer877.9 years
Kunde781.3 years
Miller677.8 years
Dollman588.4 years
Funk484.0 years
Ball481.5 years
Swanson464.0 years
Secor473.5 years
Smith480.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (98%)
  • Electricity (2%)

Businesses in Union, IL

  • U-Haul: 1

Union 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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  • David R. Anchor (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2016.