Beach Park, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 13,701 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +36.0%
Males: 6,845  (50.0%)
Females: 6,856  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

37.7 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 60083, 60087, 60099.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $74,345 (it was $56,553 in 2000)
Beach Park:

$74,345
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,162 (it was $23,803 in 2000)

Beach Park village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $156,194 (it was $135,700 in 2000)
Beach Park:

$156,194
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $183,445; detached houses: $195,121; townhouses or other attached units: $138,802; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $180,979; mobile homes: $112,781

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,498.

March 2019 cost of living index in Beach Park: 99.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.9%
(4.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.9% for Black residents, 23.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.3% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Beach Park, IL (2019)
    • 5,80744.4%White alone
    • 4,84037.0%Hispanic
    • 1,46111.2%Black alone
    • 5854.5%Asian alone
    • 5194.0%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Beach Park, Illinois as of June 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Beach Park is 600 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (6.2%), American (4.9%), Polish (2.0%), Norwegian (1.8%), European (1.7%), Irish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/22/1989

Elevation: 690 feet

Land area: 6.42 square miles.

Population density: 2,134 people per square mile   (low).

Beach Park, Illinois map

2,087 residents are foreign born (12.1% Latin America).

This village:

15.9%
Illinois:

14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $5,703 (3.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,840 (3.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waukegan, IL (3.6 miles , pop. 87,901).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (41.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Zion, IL (1.4 miles ),
Waukegan, IL (1.9 miles ),
Wadsworth, IL (2.0 miles ),
Winthrop Harbor, IL (2.1 miles ),
Park City, IL (2.3 miles ),
Gurnee, IL (2.4 miles ),
Old Mill Creek, IL (2.6 miles ),
North Chicago, IL (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.42 N, Longitude: 87.85 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,349 (-40.9%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 376 (5.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Beach Park, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Beach Park, IL in 2019

Property values in Beach Park, IL

Beach Park satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $82,400
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2002: 163 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2003: 392 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2004: 149 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2005: 183 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2006: 114 buildings, average cost: $164,700
  • 2007: 59 buildings, average cost: $187,700
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $209,600
  • 2009: 37 buildings, average cost: $178,500
  • 2010: 23 buildings, average cost: $172,600
  • 2011: 26 buildings, average cost: $174,200
  • 2012: 29 buildings, average cost: $199,600
  • 2013: 35 buildings, average cost: $194,500
  • 2014: 32 buildings, average cost: $194,500
  • 2015: 17 buildings, average cost: $194,500
  • 2016: 23 buildings, average cost: $194,500
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Beach Park, IL residents
Average permit cost in Beach Park, IL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.7%
Illinois:

6.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +671 (+7.1%).
Most common industries in Beach Park, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Chemicals (8.2%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.0%)
  • Chemicals (8.2%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.1%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Chemicals (8.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Beach Park, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Carpenters (4.2%)
  • Electricians (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)

Average climate in Beach Park, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Beach Park, Illinois average temperatures Beach Park, Illinois average precipitation Beach Park, Illinois humidity Beach Park, Illinois wind speed Beach Park, Illinois snowfall Beach Park, Illinois sunshine Beach Park, Illinois clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 92.0. This is worse than average.

City:

92.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.246. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.246
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 9.71. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.71
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.745. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.745
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.52
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0105. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0105
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Beach Park-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/28/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.8 miles away from the Beach Park village center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 19.1 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Beach Park-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 24% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 274.7 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 249.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 274.8 miles away from Beach Park center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/2/2015 at 16:23:07, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 124.4 miles away from Beach Park center
On 2/10/2010 at 09:59:35, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 45.8 miles away from Beach Park 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 (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Beach Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Beach Park:

  • GREENPATH HEALTH GROUP, LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • ARBOR VIEW NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • MIDWESTERN REGION MED CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • GROVE AT THE LAKE LIVING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • SHERIDAN HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ZION, IL)
  • TERRACE NURSING HOME,THE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WAUKEGAN, IL)
  • ROLLING HILLS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ZION, IL)

Amtrak station near Beach Park:

  • 20 miles: STURTEVANT (2904 WISCONSIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beach Park:

  • College of Lake County (about 10 miles; Grayslake, IL; Full-time enrollment: 11,041)
  • Gateway Technical College (about 13 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 5,089)
  • Carthage College (about 14 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • University of Wisconsin-Parkside (about 16 miles; Kenosha, WI; FT enrollment: 3,843)
  • Oakton Community College (about 26 miles; Des Plaines, IL; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • Harper College (about 27 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)
  • Computer Systems Institute (about 27 miles; Skokie, IL; FT enrollment: 2,311)

Public elementary/middle schools in Beach Park:

  • BEACH PARK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 977, Location: 40667 N GREEN BAY RD, Grades: 6-8)
  • KENNETH MURPHY SCHOOL (Students: 491, Location: 11315 W WADSWORTH RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • OAK CREST SCHOOL (Students: 364, Location: 38550 N LEWIS AVE, Grades: PK-5)
  • HOWE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 10271 W BEACH RD, Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Beach Park:

  • OUR LADY OF HUMILITY SCHOOL (Students: 289, Location: 10601 W WADSWORTH RD, Grades: PK-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Beach Park: Greenshire Golf Course (A), Waukegan Fire Department Station 5 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Beach Park include: York House Church (A), Biblical Bible Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Benton Greenwood Cemetery (1), Pineview Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Beach Park: Bethel Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Erik Darnell - Stock car racing driver.

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

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

BEACH PARK (Address: 11270 WADSWORTH RD , Population served: 3,963, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
BEACH PARK NO.2 (Address: 11270 WADSWORTH RD , Population served: 3,435, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-24-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2012)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-08-2005), St BCA signed (SEP-30-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation
THUNDERHAWK GOLF COURSE DF 8TH TEE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Beach Park that have no violations reported:

  • MA & PAS CORNER STORE/JAYANT (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

2.9 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

75.5%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.1%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
141 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
8 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in Beach Park (2011 data):

  • Bridgeview Bank Group: Beach Park Branch at 11411 West Wadsworth Road, branch established on 1998/12/21. Info updated 2011/03/16: Bank assets: $1,295.3 mil, Deposits: $1,172.3 mil, headquarters in Bridgeview, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Bridgeview Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Beach Park:

Marital status in Beach Park, IL
  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 63.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 6.8%

For population 25 years and over in Beach Park:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Illinois average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Beach Park
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Beach Park, IL (based on Lake County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic211,38029
Evangelical Protestant84,501211
Mainline Protestant36,96776
Other33,82262
Black Protestant7,82416
Orthodox4,6108
None324,358-
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: 121
Lake County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Here:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 174
Here:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 457
Lake County:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Lake County:

7.3%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.2%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lake County:

16.3%
Illinois:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.6%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Beach Park:

47.6%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Beach Park:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.6%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.1%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.8%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
Beach Park:

56.8%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Beach Park:

79.6%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Beach Park, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 9$51,236$68,3151$321
Streets and Highways 5$25,697$61,6733$3,917
Sewerage 1$5,460$65,5200$0
Water Supply 1$6,973$83,6760$0
Totals for Government 16$89,366$67,0254$4,238

Beach Park government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $20,000 ($1.46)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,268,000 ($92.55)
    Central Staff Services: $1,261,000 ($92.04)
    Water Utilities: $931,000 ($67.95)
    General - Other: $457,000 ($33.36)
    Sewerage: $260,000 ($18.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $58,000 ($4.23)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $187,000 ($13.65)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $1,781,000 ($129.99)
    Water Utilities: $107,000 ($7.81)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,091,000 ($79.63)

Beach Park government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $371,000 ($27.08)
    Other: $338,000 ($24.67)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $202,000 ($14.74)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $135,000 ($9.85)
    Fines and Forfeits: $88,000 ($6.42)
    Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($2.48)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,060,000 ($77.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,791,000 ($130.72)
    Highways: $364,000 ($26.57)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $742,000 ($54.16)
    Other Selective Sales: $597,000 ($43.57)
    Other License: $302,000 ($22.04)
    Property: $166,000 ($12.12)

Beach Park government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,540,000 ($185.39)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,415,000 ($176.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $125,000 ($9.12)

Beach Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,217,000 ($599.74)

5.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($93,143 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,821 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.06%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cook County, IL  2.23% ($95,396 average AGI)
from McHenry County, IL  0.39% ($58,505)
from Kenosha County, WI  0.19% ($49,104)


6.16% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($98,935 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.16%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,764 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.11%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cook County, IL  1.82% ($87,721 average AGI)
to McHenry County, IL  0.47% ($70,624)
to Kenosha County, WI  0.36% ($57,683)
Businesses in Beach Park, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
CVS1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
Dunkin Donuts1Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Beach Park:

  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKRS (1220 AM; 1 kW; WAUKEGAN, 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.)
  • WPJX (1500 AM; daytime; 0 kW; ZION, IL)
  • 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.)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Beach Park:

  • WWDV (96.9 FM; ZION, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WXLC (102.3 FM; WAUKEGAN, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WIIL (95.1 FM; KENOSHA, WI; 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.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 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.)
  • 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 Beach Park:

  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WPXE (Channel 55; KENOSHA, WI; Owner: PAXSON MILWAUKEE LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMVS (Channel 10; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WMVT (Channel 36; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: MILWAUKEE AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE DISTRICT BOARD)
  • WISN-TV (Channel 12; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: WISN HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Beach Park fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Beach Park)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 42.446944 Lon: -87.860000, Call Sign: WQNK229,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.362 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2011, Expiration Date: 03/01/2021, Certifier: Gene Gross, Registrant: Kp Electronics Inc, 415 Sargon Way, Suite F, Horsham, PA 19044, Phone: (215) 442-7460, Fax: (215) 442-7461, Email:
  • Lat: 42.428694 Lon: -87.850167, Call Sign: WRDZ903,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.287 MHz, 451.387 MHz, 451.487 MHz, 451.562 MHz, 451.612 MHz, 451.762 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2019, Expiration Date: 08/30/2029, Certifier: Terry O'Brien, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Various Locations (Lat: 42.416667 Lon: -87.816722), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJA515,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.318 MHz, Grant Date: 06/24/2020, Expiration Date: 08/29/2030, Registrant: Pr Communications, LLC, Antioch, IL 60002, Phone: (847) 815-2600, Fax: (847) 740-2122, Email:
  • IL-CHI0450, 37895 N Sheridan Rd (Lat: 42.411889 Lon: -87.824028), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.5 m, Overall height: 47.5 m, Call Sign: WQKZ936,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23125.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/31/2019, Expiration Date: 11/06/2029, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • BEACH PARK, 40667 N. Green Bay Rd. (Lat: 42.453667 Lon: -87.876083), Type: Tank, Structure height: 40.8 m, Call Sign: WQVW432,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/28/2015, Expiration Date: 05/28/2025, Certifier: Gary R Gorr, Registrant: Lake County Of, 18 N County St., Rm A-13, Waukegan, IL 60085, Phone: (847) 377-7005, Email:
  • BEACH PARK WT, 40667 N Green Bay Rd (Lat: 42.453611 Lon: -87.876000), Type: Tank, Structure height: 47 m, Overall height: 48 m, Call Sign: WRAK513,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11545.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/13/2017, Expiration Date: 12/13/2027, Certifier: Gary R Gramhofer, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Route 131 & Yorkhouse Ave (Lat: 42.406667 Lon: -87.888111), Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: KNLR783,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.600 MHz, Grant Date: 05/20/1997, Expiration Date: 08/18/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2005, Registrant: Fiorio Communications Consulting, 10451 Twin Rivers Road Suite 207, Columbia, MD 21044, Phone: (301) 596-1000, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Beach Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: GARRETT MICHAEL Q KOLB MARK 3 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 411MG , Serial Number: M3064, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 09/27/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 12/27/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Michael Q Garrett, 38160 Geraghty Ave, Beach Park, IL 60087
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 61229 , Serial Number: 15070902, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 05/17/2007
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Carlos A Rivera, 38308 N Holdridge Ave, Beach Park, IL 60087, Other Owners: Ruth M Mendez
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8591S , Serial Number: 18256691, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 12/01/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Carlos A Rivera, 38308 N Holdridge Ave, Beach Park, IL 60087
  • Aircraft: BOYCE THERON KITFOX SAFARI SER 5 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 137TB , Serial Number: S9503-0109, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 03/29/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Theron J Boyce, 10485 W Boyce Ln, Beach Park, IL 60087
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/16/2017

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 partial 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 ORIGINATED49$142,13516$112,743161$152,90911$30,2941$80,6504$123,6951$15,930
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$146,4982$59,15521$170,3772$56,0900$02$121,6301$14,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$149,0429$60,17783$167,05111$51,0520$04$139,1655$14,428
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN12$121,1482$151,26538$155,2831$42,2200$01$117,8900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$121,9200$014$168,3760$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8601.01 , 8604.00, 8606.00, 8617.01, 8619.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$148,1502$172,155
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$161,1905$163,304
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$92,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$163,940
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8601.01 , 8604.00, 8606.00, 8617.01, 8619.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Beach Park, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Beach Park, IL - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 51. The highest number of fires - 85 took place in 2003, and the least - 18 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Beach Park, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (47.5%), and Outside Fires (39.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Beach Park, IL
    • 41047.5%Structure Fires
    • 33739.0%Outside Fires
    • 849.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 333.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Beach Park, IL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Beach Park, IL
  • 96.5%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Electricity
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Beach Park, IL
  • 93.1%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Electricity
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Beach Park compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
There are 21 pilots and 12 other airmen in this city.
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