Winfield, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 5,684 (79% urban, 21% rural).
Population change since 2000: +147.3%
Males: 2,885  (50.8%)
Females: 2,799  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

39.0 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 46307.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $86,280 (it was $65,641 in 2000)
Winfield:

$86,280
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,191 (it was $24,765 in 2000)

Winfield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $281,866 (it was $184,400 in 2000)
Winfield:

$281,866
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $168,018; detached houses: $171,854; townhouses or other attached units: $166,523; in 2-unit structures: $99,996; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $100,219; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $119,243; mobile homes: $36,983

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,208.

March 2019 cost of living index in Winfield: 97.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 1.3%
(0.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Winfield, IN (2010)
    • 3,63783.0%White alone
    • 3918.9%Hispanic
    • 1583.6%Black alone
    • 1543.5%Asian alone
    • 290.7%Two or more races
    • 140.3%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: German (19.6%), American (11.3%), Polish (6.0%), English (4.9%), British (3.6%), European (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1993

Elevation: 707 feet

Land area: 12.3 square miles.

Population density: 462 people per square mile   (low).

Winfield, Indiana map

286 residents are foreign born (4.0% Europe, 0.6% Asia).

This town:

5.5%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,984 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,348 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gary, IN (12.4 miles , pop. 102,746).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (36.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lakes of the Four Seasons, IN (1.5 miles ),
Crown Point, IN (2.2 miles ),
Merrillville, IN (2.5 miles ),
Shorewood Forest, IN (2.6 miles ),
Hebron, IN (2.6 miles ),
Hobart, IN (2.8 miles ),
Wheeler, IN (2.8 miles ),
Salt Creek Commons, IN (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 41.41 N, Longitude: 87.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 219

Distribution of median household income in Winfield, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Winfield, IN in 2017
Winfield satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 1998: 97 buildings, average cost: $120,200
  • 1999: 125 buildings, average cost: $126,800
  • 2000: 108 buildings, average cost: $127,700
  • 2001: 114 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2002: 90 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 2003: 160 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2004: 81 buildings, average cost: $147,200
  • 2005: 107 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2006: 116 buildings, average cost: $168,000
  • 2007: 98 buildings, average cost: $163,500
  • 2008: 54 buildings, average cost: $206,700
  • 2009: 49 buildings, average cost: $191,100
  • 2010: 46 buildings, average cost: $198,900
  • 2011: 46 buildings, average cost: $224,200
  • 2012: 51 buildings, average cost: $281,000
  • 2013: 60 buildings, average cost: $212,400
  • 2014: 52 buildings, average cost: $208,200
  • 2015: 55 buildings, average cost: $207,600
  • 2016: 46 buildings, average cost: $209,900
  • 2017: 84 buildings, average cost: $166,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Winfield, IN residents
Average permit cost in Winfield, IN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.9%
Indiana:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +1,661 (+260.8%).
Most common industries in Winfield, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.4%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (13.8%)
  • Construction (12.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Rail transportation (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.1%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.2%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Winfield, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Registered nurses (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.1%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.3%)
  • Registered nurses (8.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Winfield, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 87.7. This is about average.

City:

87.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.275. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.275
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.800. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.800
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 20.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.93. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.93
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0317. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0317
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Winfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.6 miles away from the Winfield town center killed 33 people and injured 500 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 44.1 miles away from the town center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana 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 207.5 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 182.3 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 238.6 miles away from Winfield 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 85.1 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 205.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 283.3 miles away from Winfield center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lake County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Winfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Winfield:

  • CHICAGOLAND CHRISTIAN VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; CROWN POINT, IN)
  • PINNACLE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; CROWN POINT, IN)
  • B AND B INTERIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MERRILLVILLE, IN)
  • PRIME CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MERRILLVILLE, IN)
  • ARC BRIDGES, INC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CROWN POINT, IN)
  • SUNRISE HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MERRILLVILLE, IN)
  • OPTION HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MERRILLVILLE, IN)

Amtrak station near Winfield:

  • 15 miles: DYER (SHEFFIELD RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winfield:

  • Indiana University-Northwest (about 11 miles; Gary, IN; Full-time enrollment: 4,390)
  • Valparaiso University (about 12 miles; Valparaiso, IN; FT enrollment: 3,542)
  • Purdue University-Calumet Campus (about 17 miles; Hammond, IN; FT enrollment: 7,343)
  • Prairie State College (about 22 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 4,050)
  • Purdue University-North Central Campus (about 23 miles; Westville, IN; FT enrollment: 3,682)
  • South Suburban College (about 23 miles; South Holland, IL; FT enrollment: 3,972)
  • Governors State University (about 24 miles; University Park, IL; FT enrollment: 4,043)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Winfield: Lake Region Christian Assembly Church Camp (A), Lakes of the Four Seasons Volunteer Fire Force Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Winfield: Church of the Four Seasons (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Lake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

3.0 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

80.2%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.8%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
105 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
166 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Winfield:

Marital status in Winfield, IN
  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 65.4%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

For population 25 years and over in Winfield:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • 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:

9.5
Indiana average:

11.1

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

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Religion statistics for Winfield, IN (based on Lake County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic101,09658
Evangelical Protestant98,213266
Mainline Protestant28,94378
Black Protestant25,45974
Orthodox13,99014
Other7,46029
None220,844-
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: 82
Lake County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Lake County:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
This county:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 175
Here:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 288
Lake County:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.8%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lake County:

32.3%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lake County:

11.7%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.5%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Winfield:

50.2%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Winfield:

21.1%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.5%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.0%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Winfield:

58.9%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.1%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Winfield, IN 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
Streets and Highways 4$12,097$36,2910$0
Other Government Administration 3$7,747$30,9887$7,120
Financial Administration 2$6,622$39,7320$0
Totals for Government 9$26,466$35,2887$7,120

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $180,000 ($31.67)
    Sewerage: $21,000 ($3.69)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $705,000 ($124.03)
    Regular Highways: $345,000 ($60.70)
    Sewerage: $304,000 ($53.48)
    General - Other: $47,000 ($8.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($1.23)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $102,000 ($17.95)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $29,000 ($5.10)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($3.87)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($3.52)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($2.29)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($0.70)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $395,000 ($69.49)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($2.11)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $954,000 ($167.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $3,000 ($0.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $54,000 ($9.50)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $39,000 ($6.86)
    Donations From Private Sources: $17,000 ($2.99)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($1.58)
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,000 ($1.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($1.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $330,000 ($58.06)
    Other: $130,000 ($22.87)
    General Local Government Support: $14,000 ($2.46)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Tax - Property: $844,000 ($148.49)
    Other License: $381,000 ($67.03)
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000 ($5.45)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $11,000 ($1.94)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,745,000 ($307.00)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000,000 ($175.93)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $745,000 ($131.07)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $319,000 ($56.12)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,820,000 ($496.13)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $273,000 ($48.03)

4.56% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,795 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.56%
Indiana average:

6.06%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($120 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.02%
Indiana average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cook County, IL  1.89% ($44,600 average AGI)
from Porter County, IN  0.61% ($42,248)
from Will County, IL  0.21% ($63,224)


5.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,730 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
Indiana average:

6.25%

0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,596 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.19%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cook County, IL  1.13% ($38,911 average AGI)
to Porter County, IN  0.91% ($47,223)
to Marion County, IN  0.32% ($25,124)

Businesses in Winfield, IN

  • Ace Hardware: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Winfield:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WNDZ (750 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PORTAGE, IN; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, 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.)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WWCA (1270 AM; 1 kW; GARY, IN; Owner: METRO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WIMS (1420 AM; 5 kW; MICHIGAN CITY, IN; Owner: ST. GEORGE BROADCASTING, LLC, ROBERT J. MACCINI, RECEIVER)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winfield:

  • WZVN (107.1 FM; LOWELL, IN; Owner: M & M BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXRD (103.9 FM; CROWN POINT, IN; Owner: M & M BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLJE (105.5 FM; VALPARAISO, IN; Owner: PORTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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 Winfield:

  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • W24AW (Channel 24; VALPARAISO, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W54BK (Channel 54; CHESTERTON, IN; Owner: LESEA 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.)
  • W04CQ (Channel 4; CHESTERTON, IN; Owner: AQUA-LAND COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W18AT (Channel 18; GARY, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.8mTotal length
  • 21,975Total average daily traffic
  • 1,228Total average daily truck traffic
  • 32,651Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$189,09234$181,169211$179,8289$99,1945$170,192
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$168,1300$020$192,3390$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$217,1238$233,69461$218,9961$148,9503$222,693
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$188,2851$266,45040$187,0420$01$132,240
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$281,4407$216,9361$201,0600$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0433.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$198,5456$213,437
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$349,2804$245,555
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$301,5950$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$171,0800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0433.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Winfield, IN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Winfield, IN - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Winfield, IN
  • 86.0%Utility gas
  • 6.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.1%Electricity
  • 1.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Winfield, IN
  • 91.3%Utility gas
  • 8.7%Electricity


Winfield compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: utilities (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jordan (population 500+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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