DeKalb County, Illinois (IL)

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County population in 2012: 104,704 (80% urban, 20% rural); it was 88,969 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 17,851
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,696
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 18,878
Renter-occupied apartments: 14,937 (it was 12,796 in 2000)
% of renters here:

40%
State:

33%

Land area: 634 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 165 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in DeKalb County: 101.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (27.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.2%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 63%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 20%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in DeKalb County, Illinois:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (79.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (10.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (6.3%)
  • Asian alone (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
Median resident age:  29.0 years
Illinois median age:  36.0 years
Males: 52,530  (41.9%)
Females: 52,630  (58.1%)
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DeKalb County,IL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
DeKalb County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,867 ($45,828 in 1999)

This county:

$52867
Illinois:

$56210

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $696 (lower quartile is $576, upper quartile is $936)
This county:

$696
State:

$772


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $160,600 (it was $133,900 in 2000)
DeKalb:

$160,600
Illinois:

$169,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $117,500 - $225,100

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $186,597
Here:

$186,597
State:

$228,842

Townhouses or other attached units: $138,696
Here:

$138,696
State:

$200,693

In 2-unit structures: $130,642
Here:

$130,642
State:

$206,569

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $167,251
Here:

$167,251
State:

$240,302

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $92,536
Here:

$92,536
State:

$222,493

Mobile homes: $25,704
Here:

$25,704
State:

$36,193
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,562
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $623

Institutionalized population: 688
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 319 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2001: 418 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2002: 588 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2003: 805 buildings, average cost: $139,000
  • 2004: 721 buildings, average cost: $158,600
  • 2005: 1135 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2006: 781 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2007: 464 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2008: 143 buildings, average cost: $160,700
  • 2009: 109 buildings, average cost: $193,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,853 (3.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,510 (2.8%)

DeKalb County household income distribution in 2009 DeKalb County home values distribution DeKalb County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.3%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.2% for Black residents, 39.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.7% for American Indian residents, 42.8% for other race residents, 29.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.3%
DeKalb County:

22.3%
Illinois:

14.7%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.5% for Black residents, 37.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.8% for American Indian residents, 44.6% for other race residents, 29.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 30 years old
(Males: 29 years old, Females: 31 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 33 years old, Black residents: 22 years old, American Indian residents: 18 years old, Asian residents: 28 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 21 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in DeKalb County is $569 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $748 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $970 a month.

Cities in this county include: DeKalb, Sycamore, Sandwich, Genoa, Cortland, Hinckley, Somonauk, Waterman, Kirkland, Kingston.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in DeKalb County: Camp Rotary McQueen (A), Shabbona Grove Picnic Area (B), Sommonauk Point Picnic Area (C), Three Fires Picnic Area (D), Ohio Grove Grange (E), Chief Shabbona Historical Site (F), Indian Oaks Country Club (G), Honey Hill Orchard (H), Jonamac Orchards (I), Kauffman Poultry Farm (J), Heisner Dairy Farm (K), DeKalb County Landfill (L), Montavon Seed Farm (M), Nordic Farms (N), Gogol Farm (O), Timber Edge Farm (P), Johnson Farm (Q), Holly Hock Farms (R), Tom Kennedy Recycling Center (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in DeKalb County include: Calvary Church (A), Saint Mary Catholic Church (B), Immanuel Lutheran Church (C), Rollo Congregational Church (D), Mayfield Church (E), Northwest United Church (F), Pierce Community Church (G), Somonauk Church (H), Northside Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mayfield Cemetery (1), Immauel Lutheran Cemetery (2), Community Methodist Cemetery (3), Saint Paul's Catholic Cemetery (4), Afton Center Cemetery (5), Lee Calvary Cemetery (6), Charter Grove Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Parris Lake (A), Shabbona Lake (B), Lake Prestbury (C), Buck Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Deer Creek (A), Battle Creek (B), South Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River (C), East Branch Kilbuck Creek (D), Owens Creek (E), North Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River (F), Middle Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River (G), Kingsbury Creek (H), East Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in DeKalb County include: MacQueen Forest Preserve (1), Saunnak Forest Preserve (2), Wetzel Park (3), Shabbona Lake State Recreational Area (4), Wilkinson - Renwick Marsh Nature Preserve (5), J Walter Becker Memorial Park (6), Katz Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Boone County , Kane County , Kendall County , La Salle County , Lee County , McHenry County , Ogle County , Winnebago County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.4%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Current college students: 18,467
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 26.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 5,193 (36% naturalized citizens)

DeKalb County:

5.8%
Whole state:

12.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 2,020
  • 1990 to 1994: 720
  • 1985 to 1989: 884
  • 1980 to 1984: 336
  • 1975 to 1979: 368
  • 1970 to 1974: 233
  • 1970 to 1974: 116
  • 1965 to 1969: 516

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 64.3%

DeKalb County marital status for males DeKalb County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in DeKalb County with a mortgage: 11,752 (1,098 second mortgage, 1,924 home equity loan, 41 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,396

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for DeKalb County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,4476
Mainline Protestant14,71937
Evangelical Protestant9,84349
Other4,26712
Orthodox4001
Black Protestant1821
None56,302-
DeKalb County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
DeKalb County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
DeKalb County:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 67
This county:

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
DeKalb County:

7.0%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
DeKalb County:

26.1%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.3%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in DeKalb County:

Average size of farms: 440 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $213,897
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $273.25
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.28%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 46.68%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $199,979
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 94.79%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.30%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $146,357
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.40%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.67
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.77%
Corn for grain: 186374 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3377 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 140084 harvested acres
Vegetables: 3,547 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 120 acres

Tornado activity:

DeKalb County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 10480917.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/18/1975, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

DeKalb County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 242.5 miles away from DeKalb County 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 31.4 miles away from the county 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 217.5 miles away from the county 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 275.2 miles away from the county 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 241.3 miles away from DeKalb County center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 231.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in DeKalb County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (40%)
  • India (7%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Korea (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in DeKalb County (%):

  • German (26%)
  • Irish (11%)
  • English (7%)
  • United States or American (6%)
  • Norwegian (5%)
  • Italian (5%)
  • Swedish (5%)

DeKalb County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 34,778 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 4,204 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 447 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 9 (0%)
  • Railroad: 130 (0%)
  • Taxi: 7 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 33 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 332 (1%)
  • Walked: 3,026 (7%)
  • Other means: 369 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,475 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in DeKalb County, Illinois in 2000:

  • 6,889 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 630 people in nursing homes
  • 91 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 81 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 70 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 16 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in DeKalb County, Illinois in 2010:

  • 5,844 people in college/university student housing
  • 566 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 122 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 67 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 56 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $57,270.

6.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,252 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
Illinois average:

4.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.21% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($23,823 average AGI)
1.37% relocated from other states ($6,430 average AGI)
DeKalb County:

1.37%
Illinois average:

1.87%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kane County, IL  1.16% ($34,066 average AGI)
from Cook County, IL  1.03% ($24,568)
from DuPage County, IL  0.50% ($31,708)
from Kendall County, IL  0.36% ($34,649)
from Winnebago County, IL  0.32% ($25,265)
from McHenry County, IL  0.30% ($30,218)
from Ogle County, IL  0.30% ($29,527)


8.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,502 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.51%
Illinois average:

4.96%


0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($483 average AGI)
DeKalb County:

0.05%
Illinois average:

0.07%

5.95% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($23,365 average AGI)
2.51% relocated to other states ($13,655 average AGI)
DeKalb County:

2.51%
Illinois average:

2.36%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  1.30% ($29,187 average AGI)
to Kane County, IL  1.20% ($41,188)
to DuPage County, IL  0.62% ($36,543)
to Kendall County, IL  0.39% ($37,784)
to Ogle County, IL  0.38% ($30,708)
to Winnebago County, IL  0.37% ($29,850)
to La Salle County, IL  0.31% ($33,259)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6

Births per 1000 population in DeKalb County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 6.3

Deaths per 1000 population in DeKalb County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.5

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in DeKalb County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 10,513 (9,363 aged, 1,150 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.09
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6778.840
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 132.980
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31579.11

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1196.950
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 673.730
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 13.31

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 42.77
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 75.77

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.26

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 73.5. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 98,487

Size of family households: 9,764 2-persons, 5,258 3-persons, 4,952 4-persons, 2,447 5-persons, 868 6-persons, 492 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 9,934 1-person, 3,150 2-persons, 887 3-persons, 528 4-persons, 141 5-persons, 43 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

15,347 married couples with children.
3,906 single-parent households (977 men, 2,929 women).

90.0% of residents of DeKalb County speak English at home.
5.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (79% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $330,249,000 ($3458 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,629,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $148,902,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $85,611,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $16,817,000
Federal grants: $58,563,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,531,000 ($400,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $16,826,000 ($4,438,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,559,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $77,969,000
Federal Government insurance: $110,124,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 5,956
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,106
Here:

32 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,718
Here:

+18 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +4,269
Here +44 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in DeKalb County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 7.70 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 376
  • 2000 to 2004: 6,948
  • 1990 to 1999: 6,670
  • 1980 to 1989: 4,795
  • 1970 to 1979: 5,734
  • 1960 to 1969: 3,730
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,649
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,000
  • 1939 or earlier: 7,007
Rooms in houses/apartments in DeKalb County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 38
  • 3 rooms: 292
  • 4 rooms: 1,314
  • 5 rooms: 4,035
  • 6 rooms: 4,689
  • 7 rooms: 3,558
  • 8 rooms: 2,458
  • 9+ rooms: 2,486
  • 1 room: 690
  • 2 rooms: 1,341
  • 3 rooms: 2,501
  • 4 rooms: 3,664
  • 5 rooms: 2,292
  • 6 rooms: 994
  • 7 rooms: 687
  • 8 rooms: 332
  • 9+ rooms: 295
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in DeKalb County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 17
  • 1 bedroom: 317
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,152
  • 3 bedrooms: 10,294
  • 4 bedrooms: 4,292
  • 5+ bedrooms: 806
  • no bedroom: 813
  • 1 bedroom: 3,600
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,275
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,095
  • 4 bedrooms: 779
  • 5+ bedrooms: 234
Cars and other vehicles available in DeKalb County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 506
  • 1 vehicle: 4,356
  • 2 vehicles: 9,237
  • 3 vehicles: 3,310
  • 4 vehicles: 1,107
  • 5+ vehicles: 362
  • no vehicle: 1,327
  • 1 vehicle: 5,905
  • 2 vehicles: 4,018
  • 3 vehicles: 982
  • 4 vehicles: 418
  • 5+ vehicles: 146

47% of DeKalb County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Illinois.

DeKalb County:

46.8%
State average:

58.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $140,400


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in DeKalb County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (84.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.7%)
  • Electricity (4.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.2%)
  • Utility gas (55.9%)
  • Electricity (37.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.7%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 722
Here:

7.5%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 161
Here:

3.8%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 502
Here:

3.1%
Illinois:

25.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

DeKalb County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Public Welfare Institutions: $159,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare Institutions: $8,826,000
    Health - Other: $5,141,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,757,000
    Police Protection: $4,217,000
    Regular Highways: $2,493,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,212,000
    General - Other: $1,734,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,700,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,112,000
    General Public Buildings: $897,000
    Parks and Recreation: $608,000
    Financial Administration: $450,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $426,000
    Corrections - Other: $155,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $568,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $1,581,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $2,007,000
    Central Staff Services: $749,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $447,000
    Police Protection: $259,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $81,000
    Parks and Recreation: $81,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,787,000

DeKalb County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $6,820,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $2,210,000
    All Other: $545,000
    Housing and Community Development: $200,000
    Public Welfare: $26,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,205,000
    Health and Hospitals: $478,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $966,000
    Interest Earnings: $929,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $904,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $8,517,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,820,000
    Highways: $1,558,000
    All Other: $116,000
    Housing and Community Development: $42,000
    Public Welfare: $13,000
  • Tax - Property: $13,842,000
    Other License: $557,000
    Other Selective Sales: $221,000
    Death and Gift: $35,000

DeKalb County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,110,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,825,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,155,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $870,000

DeKalb County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,632,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,428,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

DeKalb County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

DeKalb County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED352$157,472355$136,6703,017$161,42971$68,77516$653,125201$141,10049$50,082
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED25$145,88030$129,633256$166,2347$30,8570$014$129,3573$53,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED60$167,10049$110,102753$180,64541$46,6103$173,33345$131,57813$32,846
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN34$151,29428$134,893457$183,3709$68,8890$018$120,3890$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$174,85712$169,417132$178,9323$88,6670$09$146,4440$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED65$161,12381$179,7041$158,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED15$186,73335$205,1141$90,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$152,42924$204,1671$125,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$163,2733$126,3330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$208,6674$200,0002$202,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in DeKalb County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John41175.4 years
Mary36980.6 years
William34074.7 years
Robert30272.1 years
Helen26182.0 years
James24971.6 years
Charles23676.9 years
George23577.8 years
Ruth21981.0 years
Dorothy21479.9 years
Most common last names in DeKalb County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson34679.8 years
Anderson16878.4 years
Smith15077.5 years
Miller12977.7 years
Nelson11980.5 years
Olson10478.2 years
Carlson9880.6 years
Larson9381.3 years
Peterson8081.1 years
Davis7675.4 years
Businesses in DeKalb County, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Little Caesars Pizza1
ALDI1Long John Silver's2
AT&T1Lowe's1
Ace Hardware2MasterBrand Cabinets19
Advance Auto Parts1Maurices1
Applebee's1Mazda1
Arby's1McDonald's6
AutoZone1Menards1
Barnes & Noble1Motel 61
Bath & Body Works1New Balance1
Baymont Inn1Nike4
Bed Bath & Beyond1OfficeMax1
Best Western2Old Navy1
Blockbuster1Panda Express3
Buffalo Wild Wings1Panera Bread1
Burger King2Papa John's Pizza1
Caribou Coffee1Payless1
Carson Pirie Scott1Penske1
Chevrolet1PetSmart1
Chipotle1Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut3
Cricket Wireless2Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Curves2RadioShack1
DHL1Ruby Tuesday1
Dairy Queen1Rue211
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
Dunkin Donuts1Sprint Nextel2
Famous Footwear1Starbucks4
FedEx11Steak 'n Shake1
Ford3Subway8
GNC1Super 81
GameStop2T-Mobile2
Goodwill2T.J.Maxx1
H&R Block5Taco Bell3
Hobby Lobby1Target1
Holiday Inn1The Room Place1
Honda1U-Haul7
Hyundai1UPS23
IHOP1Verizon Wireless1
JCPenney1Walgreens3
Jewel-Osco2Walmart1
Jones New York1Wendy's2
KFC3White Castle2
Kohl's1YMCA2
La-Z-Boy1

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