Manhattan, Illinois

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Population in 2019: 8,240 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: +147.4%
Males: 4,075  (49.5%)
Females: 4,165  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

31.5 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 60442.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $106,473 (it was $55,559 in 2000)
Manhattan:

$106,473
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $34,230 (it was $21,666 in 2000)

Manhattan village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $261,794 (it was $150,200 in 2000)
Manhattan:

$261,794
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $225,737; detached houses: $241,695; townhouses or other attached units: $168,911

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,263.

March 2019 cost of living index in Manhattan: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 2.8%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.4% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Manhattan, IL (2019)
    • 7,68794.0%White alone
    • 2913.6%Hispanic
    • 350.4%Two or more races
    • 240.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Manhattan, Illinois as of September 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Manhattan is 931 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Manhattan 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)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
1
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(19.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(27.9)
6
(83.7)
6
(85.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(58.0)
6
(98.1)
2
(29.8)
6
(83.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(70.5)
2
(28.0)
8
(111.0)
6
(81.6)
2
(26.8)
4
(52.5)
2
(25.4)
1
(12.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(77.4)
2
(32.7)
5
(74.6)
4
(55.8)
3
(41.9)
3
(42.5)
18
(253.7)
3
(41.9)
11
(152.7)
3
(40.8)
3
(40.2)
2
(26.2)
4
(50.8)
5
(61.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
27
(522.3)
35
(572.1)
42
(626.3)
45
(628.0)
33
(460.5)
20
(283.6)
37
(521.4)
34
(475.4)
29
(402.5)
18
(244.7)
29
(388.5)
33
(432.8)
20
(253.8)
35
(431.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(58.0)
1
(16.3)
2
(29.8)
3
(41.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(41.6)
1
(13.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.4)
2
(24.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(19.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.2)
1
(14.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index48.446.138.668.746.539.955.038.763.430.023.740.120.826.0

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 Manhattan, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Illinois average:

2.31
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Ancestries: German (26.3%), Irish (18.6%), Polish (13.5%), Italian (6.7%), American (5.5%), European (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/19/1890

Elevation: 685 feet

Land area: 3.37 square miles.

Population density: 2,448 people per square mile   (low).

Manhattan, Illinois map

220 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe, 1.0% Latin America).

This village:

2.7%
Illinois:

14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $7,406 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $6,272 (2.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Joliet, IL (10.1 miles , pop. 106,221).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (32.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

New Lenox, IL (2.4 miles ),
Elwood, IL (2.6 miles ),
Preston Heights, IL (2.6 miles ),
Ingalls Park, IL (2.7 miles ),
Symerton, IL (2.7 miles),
Frankfort, IL (2.9 miles ),
Rockdale, IL (3.0 miles ),
Mokena, IL (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 41.42 N, Longitude: 87.98 W

Area code: 815

Distribution of median household income in Manhattan, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Manhattan, IL in 2019

Property values in Manhattan, IL

Manhattan satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 21 buildings, average cost: $130,200
  • 1998: 36 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 1999: 38 buildings, average cost: $139,000
  • 2000: 40 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2001: 33 buildings, average cost: $188,700
  • 2002: 32 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 2003: 196 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 2004: 217 buildings, average cost: $152,900
  • 2005: 282 buildings, average cost: $147,800
  • 2006: 241 buildings, average cost: $162,600
  • 2007: 164 buildings, average cost: $157,700
  • 2008: 69 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 2009: 43 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $208,300
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $250,600
  • 2012: 29 buildings, average cost: $226,500
  • 2013: 46 buildings, average cost: $285,200
  • 2014: 45 buildings, average cost: $231,900
  • 2015: 54 buildings, average cost: $231,500
  • 2016: 76 buildings, average cost: $195,900
  • 2017: 85 buildings, average cost: $222,400
  • 2018: 105 buildings, average cost: $246,500
  • 2019: 160 buildings, average cost: $190,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Manhattan, IL residents
Average permit cost in Manhattan, IL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.3%
Illinois:

6.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +1,152 (+52.9%).
Most common industries in Manhattan, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (13.0%)
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.4%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.2%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Manhattan, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (2.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.0%)
  • Carpenters (4.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (9.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.7%)
  • Cashiers (3.5%)

Average climate in Manhattan, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Manhattan, Illinois environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 87.1. This is about average.

City:

87.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.201. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.201
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 9.21. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.21
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.853. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.853
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 21.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.45. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.45
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0143. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0143
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Manhattan-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the Manhattan 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 17.2 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:

Manhattan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 57% 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 205.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 180.0 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 205.5 miles away from Manhattan 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 47.7 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 237.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW) earthquake occurred 203.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Will County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Manhattan topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Manhattan:

  • SALEM VILLAGE NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • SUNNY HILL NURSING HOME OF WILL COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • FRANKFORT TERRACE NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FRANKFORT, IL)
  • SILVER CROSS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • ST PATRICKS RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • HILLCREST HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JOLIET, IL)
  • WOODSIDE NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; JOLIET, IL)

Amtrak stations near Manhattan:

  • 9 miles: JOLIET (50 E. JEFFERSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: HOMEWOOD (181 1ST ST. & PARK AVE.) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Manhattan:

  • 17 miles: Braidwood 2 in Braidwood, IL.
  • 17 miles: Braidwood 1 in Braidwood, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Manhattan:

  • University of St Francis (about 10 miles; Joliet, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,454)
  • Joliet Junior College (about 12 miles; Joliet, IL; FT enrollment: 11,401)
  • Lewis University (about 14 miles; Romeoville, IL; FT enrollment: 5,739)
  • Governors State University (about 14 miles; University Park, IL; FT enrollment: 4,043)
  • Prairie State College (about 20 miles; Chicago Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 4,050)
  • Olivet Nazarene University (about 20 miles; Bourbonnais, IL; FT enrollment: 4,731)
  • Moraine Valley Community College (about 21 miles; Palos Hills, IL; FT enrollment: 12,008)

Public elementary/middle schools in Manhattan:

Private elementary/middle school in Manhattan:

  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 153, Location: 275 W NORTH ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Manhattan

Library in Manhattan:

  • MANHATTAN PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $670,547; Location: 240 WHITSON STREET; 53,117 books; 1,318 audio materials; 2,498 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 19 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 122 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Manhattan: Manhattan Village Hall (A), Manhattan Fire Protection District Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Manhattan include: Saint Joseph's Church (A), Saint Pauls Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Will 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 Manhattan and their reported violations in the past:

ST PATRICK (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-21-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-02-2009)
GREEN GARDEN METHODIST CHURCH (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • WILTON COMMUNITY BUILDING (Population served: 125, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This village:

3.0 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

78.8%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

6.4%
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: 0.1% of all households
12 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in Manhattan (2011 data):

  • First Bank of Manhattan: 550 West North Street Office at 550 West North Street, branch established on 1994/09/12; First Bank Of Manhattan at 230 South State Street, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $135.4 mil, Deposits: $120.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Manhattan Bancshares, Inc.
  • HomeStar Bank and Financial Services: Manhattan Branch at 25640 S. Gougar Road, branch established on 2005/12/15. Info updated 2009/08/25: Bank assets: $365.6 mil, Deposits: $329.0 mil, headquarters in Manteno, IL, negative income in the last year, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Homestar Financial Group, Inc.
  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Manhattan Branch at 505 State Street, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal

For population 15 years and over in Manhattan:

Marital status in Manhattan, IL
  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 55.1%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Manhattan:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Illinois average:

12.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Manhattan, IL (based on Will County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic212,25239
Evangelical Protestant46,404188
Mainline Protestant31,31373
Other12,57420
Black Protestant7,42616
Orthodox1,5366
None366,055-
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: 85
This county:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Will County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Will County:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 122
Will County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 286
Will County:

4.26 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.7%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.3%
State:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.4%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Manhattan:

48.9%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.4%
Illinois:

47.2%

Average BMI:
Manhattan:

28.2
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.4%
Illinois:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.5%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Manhattan:

6.9
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Manhattan:

32.2%
State:

33.4%

General health condition:
Here:

57.3%
Illinois:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.9%
Illinois:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Manhattan, 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 10$74,047$88,8568$6,260
Other Government Administration 4$29,746$89,2388$4,514
Streets and Highways 4$21,071$63,21312$15,027
Water Supply 2$9,069$54,4140$0
Financial Administration 2$10,768$64,6080$0
Police - Other 1$4,670$56,0401$2,693
Sewerage 1$6,222$74,6640$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$1,017
Totals for Government 24$155,591$77,79632$29,511

Manhattan government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,878,000 ($227.91)
    Police Protection: $1,866,000 ($226.46)
    Central Staff Services: $1,033,000 ($125.36)
    General - Other: $860,000 ($104.37)
    Regular Highways: $140,000 ($16.99)
    Parking Facilities: $50,000 ($6.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $275,000 ($33.37)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $1,207,000 ($146.48)
    Water Utilities: $78,000 ($9.47)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,117,000 ($256.92)

Manhattan government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $614,000 ($74.51)
    Other: $355,000 ($43.08)
    Parking Facilities: $3,000 ($0.36)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $93,000 ($11.29)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $223,000 ($27.06)
    Fines and Forfeits: $79,000 ($9.59)
    Interest Earnings: $44,000 ($5.34)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,397,000 ($169.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,159,000 ($140.66)
    Highways: $194,000 ($23.54)
  • Tax - Property: $1,612,000 ($195.63)
    Other Selective Sales: $836,000 ($101.46)
    Other License: $525,000 ($63.71)

Manhattan government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,242,000 ($1607.04)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,350,000 ($1498.79)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,581,000 ($555.95)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,690,000 ($447.82)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,167,000 ($1112.50)

6.07% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($63,532 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
Illinois average:

4.69%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($255 average AGI)
Will County:

0.02%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cook County, IL  2.51% ($62,155 average AGI)
from DuPage County, IL  1.25% ($68,167)
from Kendall County, IL  0.21% ($65,539)


6.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($69,353 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.20%
Illinois average:

5.50%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($612 average AGI)
Will County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cook County, IL  1.85% ($52,993 average AGI)
to DuPage County, IL  0.89% ($74,293)
to Kendall County, IL  0.32% ($71,947)
Businesses in Manhattan, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Subway1
Curves1UPS1
H&R Block1

Strongest AM radio stations in Manhattan:

  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WAGG (610 AM; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WWHN (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; JOLIET, IL; Owner: HAWKINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJOL (1340 AM; 1 kW; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Manhattan:

  • WCCQ (98.3 FM; CREST HILL, IL; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF JOLIET, INC.)
  • WJTW (93.5 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRZA (99.9 FM; PARK FOREST, IL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WLLI-FM (96.7 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WJCH (91.9 FM; JOLIET, IL; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WYKT (105.5 FM; WILMINGTON, IL; Owner: STARADIO CORPORATION)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Manhattan:

  • 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.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, 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.)
  • WWTO-TV (Channel 35; LASALLE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Manhattan fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Manhattan fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 34Number of bridges
  • 177ft / 54.3mTotal length
  • $357,000Total costs
  • 64,425Total average daily traffic
  • 6,716Total average daily truck traffic
  • 60,136Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Manhattan, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 41920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 101990-1999
  • 82000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Manhattan, IL

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Manhattan)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Rt 1 & Int Manhattan Rd (Lat: 41.428361 Lon: -87.981167), Call Sign: KNCX328,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.135 MHz, Grant Date: 01/21/2012, Expiration Date: 03/30/2022, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 3/4 Mi Sw (Lat: 41.411139 Lon: -87.988111), Call Sign: KSB717,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6000 MHz, Grant Date: 10/29/2011, Expiration Date: 01/14/2022, Registrant: Lockard & White, Inc., 3001 Earl Rudder Fwy, Suite 100, College Station, TX 77845, Phone: (281) 586-5700, Fax: (979) 775-4931, Email:
  • 3/4 Mi Sw (Lat: 41.411139 Lon: -87.988111), Call Sign: WNAA229,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6000 MHz, Grant Date: 10/29/2011, Expiration Date: 01/14/2022, Registrant: Lockard & White, Inc., 3001 Earl Rudder Fwy, Suite 100, College Station, TX 77845, Phone: (281) 586-5700, Fax: (979) 775-4931, Email:
  • Lat: 41.425583 Lon: -87.980306, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPUA966,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.562 MHz, 456.562 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/2002, Expiration Date: 01/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2012, Certifier: Mattie Becker, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • 15600 Burns Road (Lat: 41.420917 Lon: -87.994389), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4.6 m, Overall height: 9.2 m, Call Sign: WQHQ622,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.237 MHz, Grant Date: 10/09/2007, Expiration Date: 10/09/2017, Cancellation Date: 12/09/2017, Certifier: Himanshu Shah, Registrant: Lockard & White Inc., 3007 Earl Rudder Fwy, Ste. 100, College Station, TX 77845, Phone: (281) 586-5700, Fax: (979) 217-8815, Email:
  • 15600 Bruns Rd .75 Mi Sw (Lat: 41.411111 Lon: -87.988056), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 73 m, Overall height: 76 m, Call Sign: WQIV764,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4965.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/27/2018, Expiration Date: 05/29/2028, Certifier: Edward R Bean, Registrant: Acd Telecom, LLC, 103 Commerce Street, Suite 180, Lake Mary, FL 32746, Phone: (407) 333-2300, Fax: (407) 333-2310, Email:
  • Lat: 41.393278 Lon: -87.941944, Call Sign: WQWD890,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.925 MHz, Grant Date: 07/28/2015, Expiration Date: 07/28/2025, Certifier: Bradley Keaton, Registrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E 3rd St Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (570) 505-3894, Fax: (570) 322-6825, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Manhattan)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER J-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 59 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A40 SERIES (40 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 19511, N19511, N-19511, Serial Number: 1711, Year manufactured: 1937, Airworthiness Date: 10/14/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 01/17/2013
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ceward W Batson, 14421 W Wallingford Trl, Manhattan, IL 60442, Other Owners: Charlene A Batson
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7068F, N7068F, N-7068F, Serial Number: 15063668, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 06/19/1987
    Registrant (Individual): David N Andrew, Po Box 586, Manhattan, IL 60442
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 85805, N85805, N-85805, Serial Number: 11AC-217, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 11/23/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 11/06/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ceward W Batson, 14421 W Wallingford Trl, Manhattan, IL 60442, Other Owners: Charlene A Batson
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89398, N89398, N-89398, Serial Number: 8430, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/16/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 07/28/2010
    Registrant (Partnership): William L Pyziak, 29040 S Cedar Rd, Manhattan, IL 60442, Other Owners: Marcy Stewart-Pyziak

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$210,1333$221,13026$218,7111$69,7201$67,170
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$139,8003$200,8930$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$134,2601$187,7607$262,4100$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$04$262,2650$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$342,3400$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8835.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$132,7301$164,290
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$132,090
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8835.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Manhattan, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Manhattan, 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 fire incidents per year is 46. The highest number of reported fires - 69 took place in 2012, and the least - 25 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Manhattan, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (42.8%), and Outside Fires (42.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Manhattan, IL
    • 33742.8%Structure Fires
    • 33242.1%Outside Fires
    • 8110.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 384.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Manhattan, IL
Most common first names in Manhattan, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2970.4 years
Mary2380.1 years
Robert2272.9 years
George1975.9 years
William1776.6 years
Charles1573.8 years
Ruth1482.8 years
Raymond1477.1 years
James1470.9 years
Edward1279.1 years
Most common last names in Manhattan, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1479.6 years
Delaney1182.3 years
Smith1081.6 years
Doyle1078.2 years
Kestel979.7 years
Johnson884.4 years
Werner876.5 years
Walsh884.0 years
Lee872.0 years
Barten881.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Manhattan, IL
  • 91.2%Utility gas
  • 7.8%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Manhattan, IL
  • 58.3%Utility gas
  • 39.5%Electricity
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Manhattan compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Manhattan on our top lists:

  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 7 pilots and 15 other airmen in this city.
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  • Glen F. Pryor (3)
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Total of 78 patent applications in 2008-2021.