West Dundee, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 7,391 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +36.2%
Males: 3,744  (50.7%)
Females: 3,647  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  38.4 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60118.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $83,857 (it was $62,540 in 2000)
West Dundee:

$83,857
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,445 (it was $30,674 in 2000)

West Dundee village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $233,343 (it was $201,500 in 2000)
West Dundee:

$233,343
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $238,414; Detached houses: $252,485; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,523; In 2-unit structures: $151,536; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $188,572; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $121,843; Mobile homes: $123,418

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,183.

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  • Races in West Dundee, IL (2010)

    West Dundee races chart
    • 5,82479.4%White alone
    • 75110.2%Hispanic
    • 5197.1%Asian alone
    • 1291.8%Black alone
    • 871.2%Two or more races
    • 100.1%American Indian alone
    • 80.1%Other race alone
    • 30.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in West Dundee: 102.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.5%), Irish (15.1%), Polish (9.2%), English (4.4%), Italian (4.3%), Swedish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/03/1890

Elevation: 750 feet

Land area: 2.66 square miles.

Population density: 2,778 people per square mile   (average).

West Dundee,IL real estate house value index trend

West Dundee, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in West Dundee:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 48.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Dundee village:

  • Never married: 25.7%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

1,054 residents are foreign born (4.3% Europe, 2.2% Latin America, 1.9% Asia).

This village:

14.2%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in West Dundee, Illinois as of July 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in West Dundee to the number of sex offenders is 1,848 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $6,971 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $5,687 (3.0%)

West Dundee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Elgin, IL (3.9 miles , pop. 94,487).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (35.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: East Dundee, IL (1.0 miles ), Sleepy Hollow, IL (1.2 miles ), Carpentersville, IL (1.4 miles ), Elgin, IL (2.0 miles ), Gilberts, IL (2.0 miles ), Algonquin, IL (2.2 miles ), Barrington Hills, IL (2.3 miles ), South Barrington, IL (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 51 buildings, average cost: $233,900
  • 1998: 24 buildings, average cost: $224,800
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $291,700
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2002: 76 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2003: 164 buildings, average cost: $183,600
  • 2004: 142 buildings, average cost: $187,800
  • 2005: 41 buildings, average cost: $192,900
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $222,100
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $217,200
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $184,200
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $155,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $255,700
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $250,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.10 N, Longitude: 88.29 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -14 (-0.2%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 649 (15.7%)

West Dundee household income distribution West Dundee home values distribution

Crime rates in West Dundee by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000100000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.013.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 110111131031
per 100,000 18.414.90.013.512.712.612.637.613.60.040.513.6
Robberies 331312007210
per 100,000 55.344.814.540.412.725.10.00.095.227.013.50.0
Assaults 2215415601200
per 100,000 36.829.914.567.350.8188.375.40.013.627.00.00.0
Burglaries 171716181213149159711
per 100,000 313.2253.8231.5242.3152.4163.2176.0112.9204.0121.594.5149.2
Thefts 349349363312356371415263216234226168
per 100,000 6,429.65,211.35,251.74,200.34,520.64,658.55,218.23,297.82,937.63,160.03,049.52,278.0
Auto thefts 442322112702
per 100,000 73.759.728.940.425.425.112.612.527.294.50.027.1
Arson 110005000000
per 100,000 18.414.90.00.00.062.80.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.3) 322.9261.7235.3250.9217.1254.4246.6170.5175.7155.6164.6114.3

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

Crime rate in West Dundee detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Illinois average:

3.28

West Dundee tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,604 (+41.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in West Dundee, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

West Dundee-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.9 miles away from the West Dundee village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.9 miles away from the village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Dundee-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 252.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 227.5 miles away from West Dundee 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 54.2 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 285.4 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 251.4 miles away from West Dundee center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 242.5 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 Kane County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals and medical centers in West Dundee:

  • LMR HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS, INC (751 S EIGHT STREET (ROUTE 31))

Other hospitals and medical centers near West Dundee:

  • FMC OF ELGIN (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; ELGIN, IL)
  • SHERMAN HOSPITAL SCU (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ELGIN, IL)
  • SHERMAN HOME CARE PARTNERS (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; ELGIN, IL)
  • QUALITY RENAL CARE (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; CARPENTERSVILLE, IL)
  • DAVITA - COBBLESTONE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; ELGIN, IL)
  • ELGIN STATE HOSP-MED AND SURG DIV (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ELGIN, IL)
  • LITTLE ANGELS (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ELGIN, IL)

College/University in West Dundee:

  • Hair Professionals Academy of Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 234; Location: 825 B6 Village Quarter Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.gbeautyinstitutes.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Dundee:

  • Elgin Community College (about 6 miles; Elgin, IL; Full-time enrollment: 8,173)
  • Harper College (about 12 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)
  • McHenry County College (about 13 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; FT enrollment: 4,886)
  • American InterContinental University-Online (about 14 miles; Schaumburg, IL; FT enrollment: 16,158)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Illinois Inc (about 16 miles; Glendale Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 2,281)
  • Chamberlain College of Nursing-Illinois (about 17 miles; Addison, IL; FT enrollment: 8,977)
  • Wheaton College (about 19 miles; Wheaton, IL; FT enrollment: 2,948)

Public elementary/middle school in West Dundee:

Private elementary/middle school in West Dundee:

  • ST CATHERINE OF SIENA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 235, Location: 845 W MAIN ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable locations in West Dundee: Fox River Business Center (A), West Dundee City Water Works (B), West Dundee Fire Department Station 2 (C), West Dundee Fire Department Station 1 (D), West Dundee City Hall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Spring Hill Plaza Shopping Center (1), Spring Hill Fashion Corner Shopping Center (2), Century Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in West Dundee include: Bethlehem Lutheran Church (A), First Congregational Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C), Saint Catherine of Siena Roman Catholic Church (D), Saint Catherines Catholic Church (E), Saint James Episcopal Church (F), Messiah Lutheran Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Dundee Township West Cemetery (1), River Valley Memorial Gardens (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Jelkes Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in West Dundee include: Aldis Park (1), Maiden Lane Park (2), South End Park (3), Tower Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Dundee Township - Historical Society (Museums; 426 Highland Avenue).

Kane 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 2013 was 80.3. This is about average.

City:

80.3
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 3.23. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.23
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 23.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.53. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.53
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.0%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 11.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

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

Banks with branches in West Dundee (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Village Quarter Rd & Rt 31 Branch at 390 S Eighth St., branch established on 1924/01/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • TCF National Bank: West Dundee Jewel Branch #2268 at 1250 West Main Street, branch established on 1996/10/17. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: West Dundee Branch at 704 West Main Street, branch established on 1962/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: West Dundee Branch at 315 North Eighth Street, branch established on 2003/12/15. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: West Dundee Branch at 720 South Eighth Street (Route 31), branch established on 2004/07/19. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Illinois average:

12.4

West Dundee travel time to work - commute West Dundee mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for West Dundee village (based on Kane County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic155,39128
Evangelical Protestant50,728184
Mainline Protestant36,57672
Other19,74430
Black Protestant3,67910
Orthodox1,6302
None247,521-
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: 80
Kane County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 27
Kane County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 97
Kane County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 294
Here:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.2%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Kane County:

27.2%
Illinois:

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

15.1%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
West Dundee:

50.3%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
West Dundee:

48.5%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
West Dundee:

22.3%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
West Dundee:

10.4%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
West Dundee:

33.5%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
West Dundee:

58.3%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.8%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of West Dundee, 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 4$30,527$91,5813$7,830
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$3,285
Police Protection - Officers 21$124,095$70,9113$2,998
Police - Other 3$13,322$53,2880$0
Firefighters 11$71,300$77,78225$40,840
Fire - Other 0$0 1$2,168
Streets and Highways 8$48,659$72,9890$0
Water Supply 4$24,374$73,1220$0
Other and Unallocable 3$19,226$76,9043$5,263
Totals for Government 54$331,503$73,66742$62,384

West Dundee government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,940,000 ($262.48)
    Parks & Recreation: $904,000 ($122.31)
    Sewerage: $672,000 ($90.92)
    Parking Facilities: $200,000 ($27.06)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,108,000 ($285.21)
    Fire Protection: $1,462,000 ($197.81)
    Financial Administration: $889,000 ($120.28)
    Regular Highways: $841,000 ($113.79)
    General - Other: $644,000 ($87.13)
    Sewerage: $507,000 ($68.60)
    Water Utilities: $507,000 ($68.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $217,000 ($29.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $188,000 ($25.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $672,000 ($90.92)
    General - Other: $433,000 ($58.58)
    Fire Protection: $81,000 ($10.96)
    Police Protection: $76,000 ($10.28)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,291,000 ($445.27)

West Dundee government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $458,000 ($61.97)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $67,000 ($9.07)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $587,000 ($79.42)
    Interest Earnings: $176,000 ($23.81)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,131,000 ($153.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,857,000 ($521.85)
    Highways: $147,000 ($19.89)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,044,000 ($411.85)
    Property: $821,000 ($111.08)
    NEC: $321,000 ($43.43)

West Dundee government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,395,000 ($324.04)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,645,000 ($222.57)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $750,000 ($101.47)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,645,000 ($222.57)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,113,000 ($556.49)

5.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,985 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($238 average AGI)
Kane County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  1.54% ($45,522 average AGI)
from DuPage County, IL  1.12% ($52,635)
from McHenry County, IL  0.39% ($44,309)


5.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($454 average AGI)
Kane County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  1.42% ($39,540 average AGI)
to DuPage County, IL  0.91% ($42,413)
to Kendall County, IL  0.40% ($38,969)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Dundee:

  • 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.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAIT (850 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRMN (1410 AM; 1 kW; ELGIN, IL; Owner: ELGIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Dundee:

  • WZCH (103.9 FM; DUNDEE, IL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WJKL (94.3 FM; ELGIN, IL; Owner: ELGIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • 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 West Dundee:

  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, 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.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, 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.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 59,100Total average daily traffic
  • 2,559Total average daily truck traffic
  • 72,476Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Douglas I Brandon, 1100 Spring Hill Road (Lat: 42.104722 Lon: -88.297500), Type: 54.8, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: 2022239222, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVENUE, NW, 4TH FL
  • 1100 Spring Hill Road (Lat: 42.104722 Lon: -88.297500), Type: 54.8, Overall height: 54.8 m, Registrant: 2022239222, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVENUE, NW, 4TH FL

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in West Dundee, IL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Various Locations (Lat: 41.918889 Lon: -88.318389), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPNE443
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.331 MHzGrant Date: 05/15/2012, Expiration Date: 07/30/2022Registrant: Village Of West Dundee, 900 Angle Tarn, West Dundee, IL 60118, Phone: (847) 551-3815, Email:
  • WEST DUNDEE SOUTH, 14n206 Route 31 (Lat: 42.074444 Lon: -88.295972), Type: Tank, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 38.4 m, Call Sign: WQIU461
    Assigned Frequencies: 19475.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/15/2008, Expiration Date: 05/15/2018, Certifier: Paul C DiemRegistrant: Fox Valley Internet, Inc., 2585 Millenium Drive, Suite G, Elgin, IL 60124, Phone: (847) 742-4623, Email:
  • CH03XC438, 17n115 Sleepy Hollow Rd (Lat: 42.112500 Lon: -88.314778), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQRB575
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/10/2013, Expiration Date: 04/10/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 18 North 792 Sleepy Hollow Road (Lat: 42.135833 Lon: -88.321167), Overall height: 47.9 m, Call Sign: KTS203
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHzGrant Date: 08/12/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Certifier: J. Roy PottleRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Dundee)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in West Dundee)
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
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$204,0352$214,43533$198,4672$76,385
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$03$208,3271$35,790
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$012$231,6040$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$133,0200$06$203,2401$21,940
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$257,9700$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8505.00 , 8506.00

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$95,2700$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$143,980
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$120,960
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8505.00 , 8506.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
  • Hazardous Condition: 48

Incident types - West Dundee

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in West Dundee, IL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Macy's1
Barnes & Noble1Marriott2
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1Men's Wearhouse1
Catherines1Motherhood Maternity1
Charlotte Russe1Nike7
Chipotle1OfficeMax1
Circle K1Old Country Buffet1
Curves1Olive Garden1
Deb1Pac Sun1
Famous Footwear1Payless1
FedEx3Pizza Hut1
Finish Line1RadioShack1
Foot Locker1Red Lobster1
GNC1Sears2
GameStop2Spencer Gifts1
Gymboree1Sprint Nextel1
JCPenney1Starbucks1
Jewel-Osco1T-Mobile2
Jimmy John's1Target1
Jones New York1UPS1
Journeys1Vans3
KFC1Verizon Wireless2
Kohl's1Victoria's Secret1
Kroger1Walgreens1

West Dundee compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

West Dundee on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 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+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 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+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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