area codescrime ratepopulation, population growthradio stationsweather, weather forecastzip code

Zip Code, Weather Forecast, Radio Stations, Population, Crime Rate, Area Codes

 

<< See who will be the next president.

Population (year 2000): 28,332. Estimated population in July 2005: 27,324 (-3.6% change)
Males: 13,431 (47.4%), Females: 14,901 (52.6%)

Cook County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 38.4 years
Median household income: $47,554 (year 2000)
Median house value: $118,700 (year 2000)

Lansing, IL residents, houses, and apartments details

List your B&M business here for free. Over a million visitors/week. Get a huge advantage over your competition

Races in Lansing:

  • White Non-Hispanic (82.0%)
  • Black (10.7%)
  • Hispanic (5.7%)
  • Other race (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (20.3%), Polish (15.6%), Irish (15.4%), Dutch (13.6%), Italian (8.5%), English (5.4%).

New! Illinois forum

Elevation: 630 feet

Land area: 6.8 square miles

Lansing,

For population 25 years and over in Lansing

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lansing village

  • Never married: 25.7%
  • Now married: 55.0%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

5.5% Foreign born (2.7% Europe, 1.3% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +144 (+0.5%).



Illinois. />
Illinois Homes - in Lansing. Updated MLS. Fast and free. />
Real Estate - to Search MLS for Free. Compare Homes and Find an Agent. />
IL Homes - View Thousands of Homes Search the Wheaton IL mls />
www.ZipRealty.com )

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: IN Hammond, (4.8 miles pop. 83,048).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: IL Chicago, (21.1 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: IL (2.7 miles Lynwood, IN (3.2 miles Munster, City, IL (3.3 miles Calumet Holland, IL (4.3 miles South IL (4.5 miles Thornton, IL (4.8 miles Glenwood, IN Hammond, (4.8 miles IL (4.8 miles Burnham,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 31 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $102,900
  • 1998: 21 buildings, average cost: $98,500
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $209,200
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 2002: 59 buildings, average cost: $124,100
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $139,900
  • 2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2005: 35 buildings, average cost: $167,100

Latitude: 41.57 N, Longitude: 87.55 W

Area code: 708


Lansing, Illinois business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (19.2%), Manufacturing (13.6%), Retail trade (12.5%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,441 (-8.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,496 (18.5%)


 

Crime in Lansing by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 1 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 3.5 3.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 1 0 2 0 2 1
    per 100,000 3.5 0.0 7.1 0.0 7.1 3.5
Robberies 22 42 44 34 44 46
    per 100,000 77.7 148.2 155.3 120.0 155.3 162.4
Assaults 18 18 19 15 19 20
    per 100,000 63.5 63.5 67.1 52.9 67.1 70.6
Burglaries 127 116 160 125 160 210
    per 100,000 448.3 409.4 564.7 441.2 564.7 741.2
Thefts 818 812 1,009 918 1,009 900
    per 100,000 2887.2 2866.0 3561.3 3240.2 3561.3 3176.6
Auto thefts 177 151 160 142 160 141
    per 100,000 624.7 533.0 564.7 501.2 564.7 497.7
237.8 246.6 290.0 247.2 290.0 283.0


Average climate in Lansing, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lansing,

Lansing-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the Lansing city center killed 33 people and injured 500 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1990, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.2 miles away from the city center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Lansing:
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 4 miles; MUNSTER, IN)
  • ILLIANA SURGERY AND MEDICAL CENTER LLC (about 4 miles; MUNSTER, IN)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL-NORTHWEST IN (about 5 miles; HAMMOND, IN)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lansing:
  • GARY/CHICAGO (about 11 miles; GARY, IN; ID: GYY)
  • CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL (about 21 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: MDW)
  • CHICAGO O'HARE INTL (about 37 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: ORD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lansing:
  • LANSING MUNI (about 4 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: IGQ)
  • GRIFFITH-MERRILLVILLE (about 11 miles; GRIFFITH, IN; ID: 05C)
  • SANGER (about 17 miles; MONEE, IL; ID: C56)

Amtrak stations near Lansing:
  • 5 miles: DYER (SHEFFIELD RD.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 9 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.
  • 10 miles: HAMMOND-WHITING (HAMMOND, 1135 CALUMET AVE.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lansing:
  • SOUTH SUBURBAN COLLEGE (about 5 miles; SOUTH HOLLAND, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,599)
  • PRAIRIE STATE COLLEGE (about 6 miles; CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL; FT enrollment: 2,523)
  • PURDUE UNIVERSITY-CALUMET CAMPUS (about 7 miles; HAMMOND, IN; FT enrollment: 6,312)
  • CHICAGO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 11 miles; CHICAGO, IL; FT enrollment: 4,836)
  • CITY COLLEGES OF CHICAGO-OLIVE-HARVEY COLLEGE (about 11 miles; CHICAGO, IL; FT enrollment: 4,004)
  • GOVERNORS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 12 miles; UNIVERSITY PARK, IL; FT enrollment: 3,191)
  • INDIANA UNIVERSITY-NORTHWEST (about 14 miles; GARY, IN; FT enrollment: 3,208)
Public high school in Lansing:
  • THORNTON FRACTNL SO HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,604; Location: 18500 BURNHAM AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Lansing:
  • ILLIANA CHRISTIAN SCH (Students: 732; Location: 2261 INDIANA AVENUE; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • LUTHER EAST HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 77; Location: 2750 GLENWOOD LANSING POB 404; Grades: 9 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Lansing:
  • MEMORIAL JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 714; Location: 2721 RIDGE RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • NATHAN HALE ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 565; Location: 19055 BURNHAM AVE; Grades: PK - 04)
  • COOLIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 560; Location: 17845 HENRY ST; Grades: KG - 05)
  • HERITAGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 553; Location: 19250 BURNHAM AVE; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • OAK GLEN ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 439; Location: 2101 182ND ST; Grades: KG - 05)
  • REAVIS ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 314; Location: 17121 ROY ST; Grades: KG - 05)
  • LESTER CRAWL PRIMARY CTR (Students: 92; Location: 18300 GREENBAY AVE; Grades: PK - 06)
  • R I S E - LANSING (Location: 2745 BERNICE ROAD; Grades: 00 - 00)
Private primary/middle schools in Lansing:
  • ST ANN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 596; Location: 3014 RIDGE ROAD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • LANSING CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 568; Location: 3660 RANDOLPH STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • TRINITY LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 169; Location: 18144 GLEN TERRACE AVENUE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JOHN LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 149; Location: 18100 WENTWORTH AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
Library in Lansing:
  • LEWIS O. FLOM LANSING P.L. (Operating income: $1,344,506; Location: 2750 INDIANA AVENUE; 84,374 books; 4,380 audio materials; 2,280 video materials; 256 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Lansing: Lansing Country Club (A), Lewis O Flom Lansing Public Library (B).

Shopping Centers: Lansing Commons Shopping Center (1), The Landings Shopping Center (2), Lansing Square Shopping Center (3).

Churches in Lansing include: Lansing Assembly of God Church (A), Lansing Bible Church (B), Lansing Church of Christ (C), Lansing Gospel Chapel (D), Lansing Presbyterian Church (E), Saint John Lutheran Church (F), First Christian Church of Lansing (G), First Christian Reformed Church (H).

Cemeteries: Glen Oak Cemetery (1), Oak Ridge Cemetery (2), First Reformed of Lansing Cemetery (3).

Parks in Lansing include: Winterhoff Park (1), Lions Park (2), Oakley Playlot (3), Oakwood Park (4), Jaycee Park (5), Potts Park (6), Rotary Park (7), Bock Park (8), Lan-Oak Park (9).

Post offices: Lansing Post Office (A), Torrence Avenue Station Lansing Post Office (B).


Lansing compared to Illinois state average:
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Lansing:
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3 kW; OAK LAWN, IL; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCGO (1600 AM; 1 kW; CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WJOB (1230 AM; 1 kW; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: ST. GEORGE BROADCASTING, LLC, ROBERT J. MACCINI, RECEIVER)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lansing:
  • WYCA (106.3 FM; LANSING, IL; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • WPWX (92.3 FM; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: DONTRON, 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)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Lansing:
  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, 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)
  • 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)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • W18AT (Channel 18; GARY, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

© Copyright 2006-2007 USAElectionPolls.com, All Rights Reserved.