Forest View, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 666 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.4%
 
Males: 347  (52.1%)
Females: 319  (47.9%)
Median resident age:

40.5 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 60402.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $81,874 (it was $46,000 in 2000)
Forest View:

$81,874
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $39,908 (it was $21,376 in 2000)

Forest View village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $206,597 (it was $140,100 in 2000)
Forest View:

$206,597
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $260,191; detached houses: $258,973

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,581.

March 2019 cost of living index in Forest View: 103.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 2.5%
(3.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.4% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Forest View, IL (2019)
    • 45748.9%White alone
    • 45148.3%Hispanic
    • 131.4%Asian alone
    • 131.4%Two or more races

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

Crime rates in Forest View by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(142.9)
1
(142.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(142.9)
1
(142.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(270.6)
2
(273.6)
1
(138.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(434.2)
2
(293.3)
0
(0.0)
4
(592.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(270.6)
4
(547.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(139.3)
2
(285.7)
5
(714.3)
12
(1,714)
14
(2,000)
4
(571.4)
1
(143.5)
11
(1,592)
3
(439.9)
5
(729.9)
2
(296.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
29
(3,924)
57
(7,798)
40
(5,533)
25
(3,482)
18
(2,571)
19
(2,714)
16
(2,286)
25
(3,571)
26
(3,714)
20
(2,869)
20
(2,894)
21
(3,079)
24
(3,504)
21
(3,111)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(1,083)
10
(1,368)
7
(968.2)
18
(2,507)
15
(2,143)
13
(1,857)
10
(1,429)
11
(1,571)
7
(1,000)
31
(4,448)
10
(1,447)
16
(2,346)
7
(1,022)
7
(1,037)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(1,158)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index316.6514.4326.4349.6337.1350.0325.7451.4311.4480.6429.8400.3273.0346.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Forest View, IL

Crime rate in Forest View detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

12.86
Illinois average:

2.67
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Ancestries: Polish (17.8%), Czech (5.1%), Irish (4.6%), American (4.1%), Italian (2.3%), Greek (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/12/1925

Elevation: 593 feet

Land area: 1.04 square miles.

Population density: 642 people per square mile   (low).

Forest View, Illinois map

136 residents are foreign born (11.0% Latin America, 2.0% Europe).

This village:

14.6%
Illinois:

14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $5,899 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $4,709 (2.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Berwyn, IL (2.4 miles , pop. 54,016).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (6.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Stickney, IL (0.8 miles ),
Lyons, IL (1.4 miles ),
Summit, IL (1.4 miles ),
Riverside, IL (1.5 miles ),
Berwyn, IL (1.6 miles ),
McCook, IL (1.6 miles ),
Bedford Park, IL (1.6 miles ),
Cicero, IL (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 41.81 N, Longitude: 87.79 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 708

Distribution of median household income in Forest View, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Forest View, IL in 2019
Forest View satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.9%
Illinois:

6.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+4.6%).
Most common industries in Forest View, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.9%)
  • Truck transportation (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.5%)
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.3%)
  • Paper (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Forest View, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (15.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (7.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)

Average climate in Forest View, Illinois

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 97.1. This is worse than average.

City:

97.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.262. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.262
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 15.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.3
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.54. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.54
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 23.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.52
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0180. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0180
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Forest View-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.7 miles away from the Forest View village center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the village center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Forest View-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 40% 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 232.1 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 206.6 miles away from Forest View center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 232.2 miles away from Forest View 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 62.4 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) earthquake occurred 264.2 miles away from Forest View center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW) earthquake occurred 230.4 miles away from Forest View 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 Cook County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Forest View topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Forest View:

  • PERSHING CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BERWYN, IL)
  • PERSHING GARDENS HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; STICKNEY, IL)
  • CENTRAL HEALTHCARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CHICAGO, IL)
  • COURTYARD HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BERWYN, IL)
  • WEST TOWNS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; BERWYN, IL)
  • ROYAL HOME HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CHICAGO, IL)
  • SEGUIN RCA HARVEY HOUSE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; BERWYN, IL)

Amtrak stations near Forest View:

  • 2 miles: SUMMIT (ARCHER & CENTER AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 5 miles: LA GRANGE ROAD (LA GRANGE, 25 W. BURLINGTON AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: CHICAGO (225 S. CANAL ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Forest View:

  • Morton College (about 2 miles; Cicero, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,236)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College (about 5 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 7,497)
  • Concordia University-Chicago (about 7 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 3,944)
  • Dominican University (about 7 miles; River Forest, IL; FT enrollment: 2,971)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 5,494)
  • City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 5,044)
  • Saint Xavier University (about 8 miles; Chicago, IL; FT enrollment: 3,576)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Forest View: Forest View Fire Department (A), Forest View Village Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Forest View: Cid Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cook 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 village:

2.6 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

66.0%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.2%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
5 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Forest View:

Marital status in Forest View, IL
  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

For population 25 years and over in Forest View:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Illinois average:

12.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Forest View, IL (based on Cook County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,947,223376
Evangelical Protestant432,9751,484
Other312,636403
Mainline Protestant202,114630
Black Protestant148,895395
Orthodox53,27666
None2,097,556-
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: 1,460
Here:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 23
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 490
Cook County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 806
Cook County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3,516
This county:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

8.4%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

23.5%
State:

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

16.3%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Forest View:

51.4%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.3%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Forest View:

28.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Forest View:

20.4%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.2%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Forest View:

35.1%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

56.7%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.8%
Illinois:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Forest View, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2018)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 8$58,234$87,3518$10,486
Financial Administration 2$10,860$65,1600$0
Fire - Other 2$7,410$44,4602$1,422
Police - Other 2$7,410$44,4602$1,422
Firefighters 1$7,056$84,67229$44,870
Streets and Highways 1$1,047$12,5641$784
Sewerage 1$6,162$73,9441$1,568
Water Supply 1$1,047$12,5640$0
Other Government Administration 1$8,156$97,8726$2,496
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$1,736
Totals for Government 18$107,381$71,58752$64,784

Forest View government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,896,000 ($2846.85)
    Police Protection: $998,000 ($1498.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $870,000 ($1306.31)
    Water Utilities: $350,000 ($525.53)
    General - Other: $181,000 ($271.77)
    Financial Administration: $172,000 ($258.26)
    Regular Highways: $136,000 ($204.20)
    General Public Buildings: $49,000 ($73.57)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $56,000 ($84.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,185,000 ($3280.78)

Forest View government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $11,000 ($16.52)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $199,000 ($298.80)
    Fines and Forfeits: $34,000 ($51.05)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($12.01)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $471,000 ($707.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,294,000 ($1942.94)
    Highways: $19,000 ($28.53)
  • Tax - Property: $1,681,000 ($2524.02)
    Other Selective Sales: $731,000 ($1097.60)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $290,000 ($435.44)
    Other License: $140,000 ($210.21)
    Public Utilities Sales: $100,000 ($150.15)

Forest View government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,380,000 ($2072.07)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,380,000 ($2072.07)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,195,000 ($1794.29)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,195,000 ($1794.29)

Forest View government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,180,000 ($3273.27)

3.60% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($69,375 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.60%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,407 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from DuPage County, IL  0.46% ($77,836 average AGI)
from Lake County, IL  0.24% ($87,721)
from Will County, IL  0.24% ($52,993)


4.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($83,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,808 average AGI)
Cook County:

0.07%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to DuPage County, IL  0.56% ($81,685 average AGI)
to Will County, IL  0.32% ($62,155)
to Lake County, IL  0.29% ($95,396)

Businesses in Forest View, IL

  • Dunkin Donuts: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Forest View:

  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCEV (1450 AM; 1 kW; CICERO, IL; Owner: MIGALA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVON (1450 AM; 1 kW; CICERO, IL; Owner: MIDWAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPNA (1490 AM; 1 kW; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: ALLIANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Forest View:

  • 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)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Forest View:

  • 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)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • 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.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING 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)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, 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.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Forest View, Illinois
  • Fatal accident count35
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents64
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:15
  • Fatalities42
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents106
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents8
  • Illinois average
  • Fatal accident count32601
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents49952
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons13120
  • Fatalities36199
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents85380
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents4389
See more detailed statistics of Forest View fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 171ft / 52.4mTotal length
  • $22,906,000Total costs
  • 396,100Total average daily traffic
  • 46,102Total average daily truck traffic
  • 90,846Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Forest View)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 7010 W 46th St (Lat: 41.808639 Lon: -87.798111), Call Sign: KSD382,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.070 MHz, 155.370 MHz, Grant Date: 09/30/2014, Expiration Date: 12/14/2024, Registrant: United Radio Communications, Inc, 9200 S. Oketo Ave., Bridgeview, IL 60455, Phone: (630) 240-0911, Fax: (630) 477-0367, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • IL-CHI5681, 5448 W 47th St (Lat: 41.808806 Lon: -87.759722), Type: Pole, Structure height: 36.5 m, Overall height: 37.4 m, Call Sign: WQKQ482,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/27/2019, Expiration Date: 08/11/2029, 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:
  • IL-CHI5526, 6045 S. Knox Ave(Midway Parking Garage) (Lat: 41.782556 Lon: -87.738194), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.3 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WQLB794,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23275.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/14/2020, Expiration Date: 11/25/2029, 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:
  • W7S, 5260 W 47th St (Lat: 41.807917 Lon: -87.755194), Type: Mast, Structure height: 16 m, Overall height: 19 m, Call Sign: WRAV918,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/20/2018, Expiration Date: 03/20/2028, Certifier: Christopher W Craven, Registrant: Bob, LLC Dba Business Only Broadband, 999 Oak Creek Dr., Lombard, IL 60148, Phone: (630) 590-6006, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: ND9X, Grant Date: 02/01/1995, Expiration Date: 02/01/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/02/2007, Registrant: Frank J Koscik, 4529 S Clinton Ave, Forest View, IL 60402

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 ORIGINATED8$226,3105$142,54626$178,2221$35,9501$116,700
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$46,8904$129,4680$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$146,4000$019$228,1982$55,2250$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$142,2300$04$250,4701$85,9700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$82,8400$04$135,2000$01$102,120

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8208.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$93,7801$199,5400$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$169,3300$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$112,5400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$117,2300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$72,9400$01$72,940

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8208.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Forest View, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Forest View, IL - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 20. The highest number of fires - 51 took place in 2004, and the least - 1 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Forest View, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (34.3%), and Outside Fires (34.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Forest View, IL
    • 11434.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 11334.0%Outside Fires
    • 8325.0%Structure Fires
    • 226.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Forest View, IL
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Forest View, IL
  • 93.5%Utility gas
  • 5.8%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Forest View, IL
  • 75.0%Utility gas
  • 25.0%Electricity


Forest View compared to Illinois state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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