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Population in 2019: 3,470 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.5%
 
Males: 1,771  (51.0%)
Females: 1,699  (49.0%)
Median resident age:

46.8 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 61061.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,474 (it was $34,842 in 2000)
Oregon:

$54,474
IL:

$69,187

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $31,226 (it was $19,019 in 2000)

Oregon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $125,890 (it was $88,600 in 2000)
Oregon:

$125,890
IL:

$209,100

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $177,261; detached houses: $181,469; townhouses or other attached units: $135,421; in 2-unit structures: $157,552; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $93,783; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $136,190; mobile homes: $66,670

Median gross rent in 2019: $525.

March 2019 cost of living index in Oregon: 74.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.5%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Oregon, IL (2019)
    • 3,40889.9%White alone
    • 2195.8%Hispanic
    • 1002.6%Two or more races
    • 130.3%Black alone
    • 90.2%Asian alone
    • 70.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Oregon, Illinois as of May 10, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Oregon is 202 to 1.


Crime rates in Oregon by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2013

2014

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(72.1)
3
(71.9)
1
(24.2)
7
(169.8)
1
(27.5)
1
(27.8)
1
(28.1)
6
(170.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(24.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(120.1)
16
(383.4)
13
(314.2)
5
(121.3)
4
(109.9)
10
(277.6)
5
(140.7)
8
(227.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(552.5)
27
(647.0)
21
(507.5)
17
(412.3)
6
(164.8)
9
(249.9)
12
(337.7)
10
(284.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
116
(2,786)
134
(3,211)
110
(2,658)
132
(3,202)
62
(1,703)
60
(1,666)
90
(2,533)
79
(2,246)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(120.1)
8
(191.7)
1
(24.2)
5
(121.3)
3
(82.4)
1
(27.8)
5
(140.7)
4
(113.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(24.0)
3
(71.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index248.6323.3226.0326.7193.4164.1186.9300.8

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 Oregon, IL

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Illinois average:

2.31
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Ancestries: German (24.5%), American (19.8%), European (6.9%), Irish (6.7%), Italian (4.0%), English (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 07/09/1873

Elevation: 695 feet

Land area: 2.03 square miles.

Population density: 1,708 people per square mile   (low).

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50 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Illinois:

14.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,913 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,442 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rockford, IL (22.3 miles , pop. 150,115).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Madison, WI (73.5 miles , pop. 208,054).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (85.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Mount Morris, IL (2.4 miles ),
Lost Nation, IL (2.7 miles ),
Leaf River, IL (2.9 miles ),
Byron, IL (3.0 miles ),
Grand Detour, IL (3.0 miles ),
Stillman Valley, IL (3.2 miles ),
Ashton, IL (3.4 miles ),
Franklin Grove, IL (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 42.01 N, Longitude: 89.33 W

Area code: 815

Distribution of median household income in Oregon, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Oregon, IL in 2019
Oregon satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $139,100
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $126,800
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $149,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $168,100
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $120,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Oregon, IL residents
Average permit cost in Oregon, IL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.2%
Illinois:

6.5%
Historical population in Oregon, IL
Historical housing units in Oregon, IL

Population change in the 1990s: +83 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in Oregon, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Printing & related support activities (6.8%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Utilities (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (8.3%)
  • Printing & related support activities (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Utilities (7.2%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Machinery (5.3%)
  • Health care (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.4%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Oregon, IL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Printing workers (3.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)

Average climate in Oregon, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Oregon, Illinois average temperatures Oregon, Illinois average precipitation Oregon, Illinois humidity Oregon, Illinois wind speed Oregon, Illinois snowfall Oregon, Illinois sunshine Oregon, Illinois clear and cloudy days

Oregon, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 57.1. This is better than average.

City:

57.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 24.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Tornado activity:

Oregon-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.6 miles away from the Oregon city center killed 24 people and injured 450 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/5/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.6 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oregon-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 72% 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 257.9 miles away from the city 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 44.3 miles away from Oregon 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 233.6 miles away from Oregon center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 257.9 miles away from the city 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 43.0 miles away from Oregon center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 290.4 miles away from Oregon 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 Ogle County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, 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).
Oregon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Oregon:

  • OGLE COUNTY HOSPICE ASSOCIATION (421 PINES RD, PO BOX 462)
  • STOUFFER TERRACE (910 SOUTH FIFTH STREET)
  • OREGON LIVING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (811 SOUTH 10TH STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Oregon:

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Operable nuclear power plants near Oregon:

  • 9 miles: Byron 1 and 2 in Byron, IL.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oregon:

  • Kishwaukee College (about 24 miles; Malta, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,356)
  • Rock Valley College (about 27 miles; Rockford, IL; FT enrollment: 6,269)
  • Northern Illinois University (about 30 miles; Dekalb, IL; FT enrollment: 18,126)
  • Ashford University (about 46 miles; Clinton, IA; FT enrollment: 73,330)
  • Waubonsee Community College (about 48 miles; Sugar Grove, IL; FT enrollment: 7,698)
  • Illinois Valley Community College (about 51 miles; Oglesby, IL; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Elgin Community College (about 52 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)

Public high school in Oregon:

  • OREGON HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 210 S 10TH ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Oregon:

  • OREGON ELEM SCH (Students: 549, Location: 1200 JEFFERSON ST, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Oregon

Library in Oregon:

  • OREGON PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $318,917; Location: 300 JEFFERSON STREET; 34,640 books; 600 audio materials; 1,659 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 16 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 102 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Home of Art Casting of Illinois, Inc. who produce bronze sculpture seen in major collections and museums both in the US and abroad. The Michael Jordan sculpture in Chicago was cast here. The owners are very friendly and are happy to give brief tours.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Oregon: Ogle County Courthouse (A), Oregon Ambulance Service (B), Oregon Fire Protection District (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Oregon include: Church of the Nazarene (A), First Baptist Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), Oregon United Methodist Church (D), Saint Mary Catholic Church (E), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Riverside Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Rock River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Chana School Museum (201 North River Rd), Adagio Fine Art (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 307 South 1st St).

Hotel: Chateau Lodge (1326 North Il Route 2).

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

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

WHITE PINES RANCH (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
MOTOSPORTS PARK (Population served: 107, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
JOHN DEERE HISTORIC SITE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
GRUBSTEAKERS (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
HILLTOP DINER (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
KINGS PUB (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
OLD ORCHARD/CASTLE ROCK ST PK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
VALLEY VIEW/CASTLE ROCK ST PK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • LAKE LADONNA (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RIVER ROAD MARINA & CAMPING (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LA VIGNA (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MAXSON MANOR (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LOST NATION GOLF CLUB (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WELD MEMORIAL PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROCHELLE WILDLIFE CLUB (17137) (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Illinois:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

57.7%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.4%
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: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Oregon in 2010:

  • 81 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 59 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 24 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Oregon in 2000:

  • 82 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 82 people in nursing homes
  • 22 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Oregon (2011 data):

  • The Harvard State Bank: Rock River Bank Branch, M & M Pines Road, Fifth Street Facility. Info updated 2009/07/06: Bank assets: $239.5 mil, Deposits: $211.2 mil, headquarters in Harvard, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Harvard Bancshares, Inc.
  • Midland States Bank: Oregon Branch at 122 North Fourth Street, branch established on 1997/09/15. Info updated 2010/10/19: Bank assets: $1,510.0 mil, Deposits: $1,222.1 mil, headquarters in Effingham, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Midland States Bancorp, Inc.
  • Stillman BancCorp N.A.: Oregon Facility at 1445 Illinois Route 2 North, branch established on 1982/06/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $415.9 mil, Deposits: $345.1 mil, headquarters in Stillman Valley, IL, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Stillman Banccorp, Inc.
  • The First National Bank & Trust Company of Rochelle: Oregon Branch at 307 Franklin Street, branch established on 1960/08/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $225.3 mil, Deposits: $189.5 mil, headquarters in Rochelle, IL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Ogle County Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Oregon:

Marital status in Oregon, IL
  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

For population 25 years and over in Oregon:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 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 - Oregon
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oregon, IL (based on Ogle County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,51231
Catholic7,6754
Evangelical Protestant5,46441
Other2533
None31,593-
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: 9
This county:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Ogle County:

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

8.93 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

8.4%
State:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Ogle County:

26.7%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.4%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.9%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.9%
Illinois:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Oregon:

28.8
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Oregon:

20.0%
Illinois:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.0%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Oregon:

34.9%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

56.0%
State:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.9%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oregon, 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
Police Protection - Officers 8$49,299$73,9491$841
Streets and Highways 4$18,928$56,7840$0
Water Supply 2$9,231$55,3860$0
Other Government Administration 2$9,767$58,6026$3,731
Sewerage 1$7,210$86,5200$0
Police - Other 1$3,432$41,1840$0
Totals for Government 18$97,867$65,2457$4,573

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,003,000 ($289.05)
    Water Utilities: $260,000 ($74.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $55,000 ($15.85)
    Central Staff Services: $24,000 ($6.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($6.34)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $915,000 ($263.69)
    General - Other: $558,000 ($160.81)
    Water Utilities: $523,000 ($150.72)
    Regular Highways: $456,000 ($131.41)
    Central Staff Services: $161,000 ($46.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $113,000 ($32.56)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $108,000 ($31.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $8,000 ($2.31)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($2.31)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($1.73)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($1.73)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,203,000 ($346.69)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $189,000 ($54.47)
    Other: $10,000 ($2.88)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,000 ($0.58)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $63,000 ($18.16)
    Fines and Forfeits: $57,000 ($16.43)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($1.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,325,000 ($381.84)
    Highways: $95,000 ($27.38)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $1,376,000 ($396.54)
    Property: $635,000 ($183.00)
    Other License: $169,000 ($48.70)
    Other Selective Sales: $91,000 ($26.22)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,168,000 ($1489.34)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,803,000 ($1384.15)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $366,000 ($105.48)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,664,000 ($1055.91)

5.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,619 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
Illinois average:

4.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Winnebago County, IL  1.19% ($41,771 average AGI)
from Lee County, IL  0.68% ($46,317)
from DeKalb County, IL  0.62% ($46,894)


6.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,096 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Illinois average:

5.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Winnebago County, IL  1.20% ($46,825 average AGI)
to Lee County, IL  0.74% ($36,570)
to DeKalb County, IL  0.52% ($39,884)
Businesses in Oregon, IL
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular1
MasterBrand Cabinets2UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Oregon:

  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5 kW; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFRL (1570 AM; 5 kW; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: MAYFAIR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH BELOIT, IL; Owner: GOOD KARMA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WIXN (1460 AM; 1 kW; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oregon:

  • WSEY (95.7 FM; OREGON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; POLO, IL; Owner: SAUK VALLEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNIU (89.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WYHY (95.3 FM; WINNEBAGO, IL; Owner: AIRPLAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRCV (101.7 FM; DIXON, IL; Owner: NEWRADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WNIJ (90.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAITH ACADEMY, DBA WFEN)
  • WKMQ-FM (96.7 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXXQ (98.5 FM; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; LOVES PARK, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER SCHOOL)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; ROCKTON, IL; Owner: WRWC, Inc.)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; EARLVILLE, IL; Owner: KM RADIO OF EARLVILLE, L.L.C.)
  • WQFL (100.9 FM; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUEST FOR LIFE, INC.)
  • WYCH (106.3 FM; GENOA, IL; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: DEKALB COUNTY RADIO, LIMITED)
  • WDEK (92.5 FM; DEKALB, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; STERLING, IL; Owner: W. RUSSELL WITHERS, JR.)
  • WRHL-FM (102.3 FM; ROCHELLE, IL; Owner: ROCHELLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Oregon:

  • WIFR (Channel 23; FREEPORT, IL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WTVO (Channel 17; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WINNEBAGO TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WFBN-LP (Channel 33; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: QUORUM OF ROCKFORD LICENSE, LLC)
  • WREX-TV (Channel 13; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: WREX TELEVISION, LLC)
  • W52BI (Channel 52; STERLING/DIXON, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W48CK (Channel 48; STERLING, IL; Owner: BLACK HAWK COLLEGE)
  • WQFL-CA (Channel 8; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: FAMILY VALUES ORGANIZATION, INC.)
  • WCFC-CA (Channel 51; ROCKFORD, IL; Owner: CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS OF CHICAGOLAND, INC.)
Oregon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Oregon fatal accident list:

Mar 18, 2019 01:00 AM, Sr-64 Washington St, Lat: 42.021481, Lon: -89.342072, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 30, 2016 03:25 PM, Sr-2 (Gale St), 4th St, Lat: 42.006108, Lon: -89.333181, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 2, 2012 10:30 AM, Sr-2 (4th St), Monroe St, Lat: 42.017219, Lon: -89.332439, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 315ft / 95.7mTotal length
  • $356,000Total costs
  • 66,600Total average daily traffic
  • 8,732Total average daily truck traffic
  • 73,585Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Oregon, IL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Oregon, IL
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(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 ORIGINATED1$105,84018$91,13670$87,0102$7,5957$77,806
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$70,8803$102,3870$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$107,29016$90,0961$93,5501$49,670
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$65,8209$101,1280$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$115,2500$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9614.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$91,6666$79,483
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$58,8300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9614.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Oregon, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Oregon, 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 fire incidents per year is 41. The highest number of fires - 70 took place in 2007, and the least - 8 in 2002. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Oregon, IL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (50.2%), and Outside Fires (36.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Oregon, IL
    • 35450.2%Structure Fires
    • 25936.7%Outside Fires
    • 659.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 273.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Oregon, IL
Most common first names in Oregon, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7476.7 years
Robert5772.0 years
Mary5279.8 years
William4574.1 years
Charles3776.5 years
George3477.4 years
Margaret3177.5 years
Dorothy2979.2 years
James2874.0 years
Harold2772.9 years
Most common last names in Oregon, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2575.4 years
Jones2178.6 years
Thomas1776.7 years
Dirksen1483.1 years
Long1482.9 years
Smith1474.0 years
Wiltfang1483.6 years
Jacobs1278.7 years
Oltmanns1278.8 years
Allen1174.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Oregon, IL
  • 91.5%Utility gas
  • 6.8%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Oregon, IL
  • 62.8%Electricity
  • 37.2%Utility gas


Oregon compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Oregon on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Germany (population 500+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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