Wonder Lake, Illinois

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Population in July 2007: 8,967.
Males: 4,617  (51.5%)
Females: 4,350  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  33.7 years
Illinois median age:  34.7 years

Zip codes: 60097.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $61,154 (it was $51,698 in 2000)
Wonder Lake:

$61,154
IL:

$55,137
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,454 (it was $21,352 in 2000)

Wonder Lake CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $147,290 (it was $121,400 in 2000)
Wonder Lake:

$147,290
IL:

$170,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $203,334; Detached houses: $202,787; In 2-unit structures: $344,333
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Wonder Lake races chart
  • White alone - 6,943 (93.0%)
  • Hispanic - 380 (5.1%)
  • Two or more races - 64 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 43 (0.6%)
  • Black alone - 16 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 15 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.03%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Wonder Lake: 175.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (35.5%), Irish (18.6%), Polish (13.8%), Italian (13.5%), English (8.3%), Swedish (6.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/23/1975

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 6.25 square miles.

Population density: 1,435 people per square mile   (low).

Wonder Lake,IL real estate house value index trend

Wonder Lake, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Wonder Lake:

  • High school or higher: 85.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wonder Lake CDP:

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 63.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

343 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 2.0% Latin America).

This place:  4.6%
Illinois:  13.9%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Wonder Lake, Illinois as of May 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Wonder Lake to the number of sex offenders is 390 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Wonder Lake CDP:  1.8% ($2,150)
Illinois:  1.8% ($2,285)
Wonder Lake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Elgin, IL (24.1 miles , pop. 94,487).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Milwaukee, WI (50.3 miles , pop. 596,974).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (51.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Greenwood, IL (1.4 miles ), Ringwood, IL (1.6 miles ), McCullom Lake, IL (1.7 miles ), McHenry, IL (2.2 miles ), Bull Valley, IL (2.2 miles ), Johnsburg, IL (2.4 miles ), Richmond, IL (2.5 miles ), Woodstock, IL (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $148,100
  • 1999: 18 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 2000: 22 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2001: 39 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2002: 64 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 2003: 52 buildings, average cost: $184,800
  • 2004: 44 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2005: 103 buildings, average cost: $166,800
  • 2006: 47 buildings, average cost: $164,700
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $119,800
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $230,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.38 N, Longitude: 88.35 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,361 (-45.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 260 (6.7%)

Area code: 815


Crime rates in Wonder Lake by Year
Type 2009 2010 2011
Murders 0N/A0
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.0
Rapes 2N/A1
per 100,000 51.6N/A24.8
Robberies 0N/A11
per 100,000 0.0N/A273.2
Assaults 20N/A0
per 100,000 515.7N/A0.0
Burglaries 10N/A7
per 100,000 257.9N/A173.9
Thefts 17N/A50
per 100,000 438.4N/A1241.9
Auto thefts 110N/A
per 100,000 283.70.0N/A
Arson 0N/A0
per 100,000 0.0N/A0.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 268.7) 223.6N/AN/A

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Crime rate in Wonder Lake detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 3 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.50
Illinois average:

2.86
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.1%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Machinery (6%)
  • Computer and electronic products (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Printing and related support activities (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Personal and laundry services (4%)
  • Computer and electronic products (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Customer service representatives (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)

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

Average climate in Wonder Lake, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wonder Lake-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the Wonder Lake place center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 11.3 miles away from the place center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.

Earthquake activity:

Wonder Lake-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 273.1 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 247.7 miles away from Wonder Lake 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 69.9 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 305.6 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 271.6 miles away from Wonder Lake center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 262.7 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).
Wonder Lake topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wonder Lake:

  • ALDEN TERRACE OF MCHENRY REHAB (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MCHENRY, IL)
  • GOODHOPE HEALTHCARE AND HOME HEALTH SVCS INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL)
  • HEARTHSTONE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)
  • FMC OF MCHENRY (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MCHENRY, IL)
  • CROSSROADS CARE CTR WOODSTOCK (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)
  • ADULT CHILD REHAB CTR MCHENRY (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)
  • RESCARE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)

Airports located in Wonder Lake:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wonder Lake:

  • McHenry County College (about 9 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,886)
  • College of Lake County (about 18 miles; Grayslake, IL; FT enrollment: 11,041)
  • Elgin Community College (about 26 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Harper College (about 26 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)
  • American InterContinental University-Online (about 30 miles; Schaumburg, IL; FT enrollment: 16,158)
  • Gateway Technical College (about 30 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 5,089)
  • University of Wisconsin-Parkside (about 32 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,843)

Public elementary/middle school in Wonder Lake:

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Notable locations in Wonder Lake: Wonder Lake Fire Protection District Station 2 (A), Wonder Lake Fire Protection District Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Wonder Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Wonder Lake: Jacobson Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Beach: Wonder Center Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Beecher Mausoleum Guardian Angel Restoration Project (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; S.Thielman - 7416 Algonquin Road), Highland Shores Property Owners (Recreation Areas; 3316 West Lake Shore Drive).

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 2012 was 93.9. This is worse than average.

City:

93.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.1

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

CRYSTAL CLEAR WATER COMPANY (Population served: 885, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-07-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-07-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2005), St Public Notif received (MAR-22-2006)
  • One regular monitoring violation
WONDER LAKE BP (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.3%
Whole state:  68.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.2%
Whole state:  4.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.4%
Whole state:

10.7%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

1.6%
Whole state:

5.1%

Wonder Lake compared to Illinois state average:

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

Banks with branches in Wonder Lake (2011 data):

  • State Bank: Thompson Road Facility at Thompson Road And Shady Lane, branch established on 1981/06/04; at 7526 Hancock Drive, branch established on 1979/10/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $174.6 mil, Deposits: $156.5 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Wonder Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Wonder Lake travel time to work - commute Wonder Lake mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (95%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wonder Lake CDP (based on McHenry County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.79%
Here: 47.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of Christ
Adherents61.5%10.3%8.4%5.5%4.4%
Congregations13.5%9.5%10.3%11.9%6.3%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Free Church of AmericaOther
Adherents1.5%1.3%1.1%0.9%5.0%
Congregations4.0%4.0%4.0%3.2%33.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 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%
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$383
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$2,514
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 9$15,865
Police - Other 1$2,913$34,9560$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,188$38,2560$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$127
Totals for Government 2$6,101$36,60619$18,889

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 Wonder Lake:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • 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)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WAUK (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WAUKESHA, WI; Owner: WALT-WEST WISCONSIN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wonder Lake:

  • 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.)
  • WLKG (96.1 FM; LAKE GENEVA, WI; Owner: CTJ COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • 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.)
  • WXRT-FM (93.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wonder Lake:

  • 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.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wonder Lake)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 3810 E Wonder Lake Rd (Lat: 42.381694 Lon: -88.344528), Call Sign: KUP944
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.500 MHz, 451.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/02/1996, Expiration Date: 12/02/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2001
    Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I Street, Nw 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2537, Fax: (202) 336-7922, Email:
  • 4300 E. Wonder Lake Rd (Lat: 42.388306 Lon: -88.339722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WQAP758
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.257 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/15/2004, Expiration Date: 07/15/2014, Certifier: Richard Tobiasz
    Registrant: New Wave Licensing Services Inc., 517 Sachs Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Fax: (717) 334-4739, Email:
  • Lat: 42.395000 Lon: -88.351806, Call Sign: WQNS564
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.520 MHz, 151.535 MHz, 151.550 MHz, 151.670 MHz, 151.715 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/10/2011, Expiration Date: 05/10/2021, Certifier: Roger Gerstad
    Registrant: Bearcom Operating LP, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (214) 765-7136, Fax: (214) 355-1714, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Wonder Lake, 7140 Barnard Mill Rd (Lat: 42.406556 Lon: -88.335722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.3 m, Call Sign: WQJD899
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/05/2008, Expiration Date: 08/05/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2010, Certifier: Willaim Chastain
    Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • IL-CHI0104, 2308 E. Wonder Lake (Ch66148a) (Lat: 42.367278 Lon: -88.346083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46.9 m, Call Sign: WQLB493
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/23/2009, Expiration Date: 11/23/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace
    Registrant: Clearwire Corporation, 1250 Eye Street, Nw, Suite 901, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 330-4011, Fax: (202) 330-4008, Email:
  • W WONDER LAKE, 3315 W. Thompson (Lat: 42.374722 Lon: -88.370556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 47.5 m, Call Sign: WQOT520
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/25/2012, Expiration Date: 01/25/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Galt Airport (Lat: 42.400028 Lon: -88.380639), Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KKX8, Licensee ID: L00005771
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/09/2002, Expiration Date: 02/13/2007, Cancellation Date: 06/24/2007
    Registrant: Galt Flying Service Inc, 5112 Greenwood Rd, Wonder Lake, IL 60097

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wonder Lake)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wonder Lake)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$153,15814$192,998111$192,7293$79,64313$178,498
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$74,4651$127,00012$212,5380$01$238,570
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$146,3052$142,54535$220,4123$76,9102$115,785
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$173,2051$261,76019$223,6441$53,7501$224,660
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$124,1301$105,5208$190,3140$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8704.01 , 8705.00

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$320,1101$179,330
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$218,230
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8704.01 , 8705.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 44
  • Hazardous Condition: 29
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Wonder Lake

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wonder Lake, IL

Businesses in Wonder Lake, IL

  • U-Haul: 1

Wonder Lake on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 to 2006"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 100 fastest growing cities from 2000 to 2008"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Fred L. Allen (5)
  • James A. Panko (4)
  • Todd J. O'Connell (4)
  • Brian E. Green (4)
  • David B. Crook (3)
  • Dean B. Anderson (3)
  • Mark Williamson (3)
  • Lewis E. Daniels, Jr. (3)
  • Brett Register (2)
  • Brett A. Register (2)

Total of 54 patent applications in 2008-2015.



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