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Population (year 2000): 10,668. Estimated population in July 2005: 10,216 (-4.2% change)
Males: 5,153 (48.3%), Females: 5,515 (51.7%)

Cook County

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Median resident age: 37.7 years
Median household income: $40,050 (year 2000)
Median house value: $149,800 (year 2000)

River Grove, IL residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in River Grove:

  • White Non-Hispanic (86.8%)
  • Hispanic (9.8%)
  • Other race (3.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Filipino (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Polish (31.6%), Italian (17.5%), German (17.0%), Irish (14.3%), United States (3.0%), Norwegian (2.5%).

New! Grove, Illinois forum

Elevation: 630 feet

Land area: 2.4 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in River Grove

  • High school or higher: 77.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in River Grove village

  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

25.0% Foreign born (19.9% Europe, 3.0% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +729 (+7.3%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Park, IL Oak (4.4 miles IADT-Chicago.College-Info.org )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: IL Chicago, (12.5 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Park, IL Elmwood (1.7 miles Park, IL Melrose (2.2 miles Park, IL (2.4 miles Franklin Forest, IL (2.8 miles River IL (2.9 miles Norridge, Park, IL (3.0 miles Schiller IL (3.1 miles Maywood, Park, IL (3.1 miles Stone


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $165,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $185,000

Latitude: 41.93 N, Longitude: 87.84 W

Area code: 708


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

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (16.1%), Manufacturing (15.8%), Retail trade (14.0%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (11.2%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (10.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -800 (-7.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 510 (9.6%)


 

Crime in River Grove by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 9.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 0 2 0 1 0 2
    per 100,000 0.0 18.7 0.0 9.4 0.0 18.7
Robberies 8 7 12 8 12 2
    per 100,000 75.0 65.6 112.5 75.0 112.5 18.7
Assaults 7 8 4 5 4 3
    per 100,000 65.6 75.0 37.5 46.9 37.5 28.1
Burglaries 63 55 75 54 75 83
    per 100,000 590.6 515.6 703.0 506.2 703.0 778.0
Thefts 259 220 255 257 255 249
    per 100,000 2427.8 2062.2 2390.3 2409.1 2390.3 2334.1
Auto thefts 54 34 42 57 42 24
    per 100,000 506.2 318.7 393.7 534.3 393.7 225.0
223.9 186.3 217.6 210.2 217.6 184.6


Average climate in River Grove, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

River Grove-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1976, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the River Grove city center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1990, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.3 miles away from the city center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Quinton Young - College basketball player (Fla Atlantic Owls).


Hospitals/medical centers near River Grove:
  • GOTTLIEB MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; MELROSE PARK, IL)
  • WESTLAKE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; MELROSE PARK, IL)
  • LOYOLA UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER (about 4 miles; MAYWOOD, IL)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to River Grove:
  • CHICAGO O'HARE INTL (about 6 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: ORD)
  • CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL (about 12 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: MDW)
  • GARY/CHICAGO (about 38 miles; GARY, IN; ID: GYY)
Other public-use airports nearest to River Grove:
  • PALWAUKEE MUNI (about 13 miles; CHICAGO/PROSPECT HEIGHTS/W, IL; ID: PWK)
  • SCHAUMBURG MUNICIPAL HELISTOP (about 17 miles; CHICAGO/SCHAUMBURG, IL; ID: 4H1)
  • MERRILL C MEIGS (about 18 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: CGX)

Amtrak stations near River Grove:
  • 8 miles: LA GRANGE ROAD (LA GRANGE, 25 W. BURLINGTON AVE.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: SUMMIT (ARCHER & CENTER AVE.). Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: GLENVIEW (1116 DEPOT ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Local government website:
College/University in River Grove:
  • TRITON COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 8,007; Location: 2000 5TH AVE; Public; Website: www.triton.cc.il.us)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near River Grove:
  • CITY COLLEGES OF CHICAGO-WILBUR WRIGHT COLLEGE (about 4 miles; CHICAGO, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,618)
  • ELMHURST COLLEGE (about 8 miles; ELMHURST, IL; FT enrollment: 2,188)
  • MORTON COLLEGE (about 8 miles; CICERO, IL; FT enrollment: 2,085)
  • OAKTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 10 miles; DES PLAINES, IL; FT enrollment: 5,749)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 10 miles; CHICAGO, IL; FT enrollment: 3,201)
  • NORTHEASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 11 miles; CHICAGO, IL; FT enrollment: 7,324)
  • CITY COLLEGES OF CHICAGO-MALCOLM X COLLEGE (about 11 miles; CHICAGO, IL; FT enrollment: 6,407)
Private high schools in River Grove:
  • MOTHER THEODORE GUERIN HIGH SC (Students: 733; Location: 8001 W BELMONT AVE; Grades: PK - 12; Girls only)
  • HOLY CROSS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 480; Location: 3000 80TH AVENUE; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)
Public primary/middle schools in River Grove:
  • RHODES ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 671; Location: 8931 W FULLERTON AVE; Grades: PK - 08)
  • RIVER GROVE ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 643; Location: 2650 N THATCHER AVE; Grades: KG - 08)
Private primary/middle schools in River Grove:
  • ST CYPRIAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 200; Location: 2561 CLINTON STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
  • BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 90; Location: 2624 OAK STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
Library in River Grove:
  • RIVER GROVE P.L.D. (Operating income: $275,792; Location: 8638 W. GRAND; 32,876 books; 1,540 audio materials; 654 video materials; 124 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in River Grove: Oak Park Country Club (A), River Grove Village Hall (B), River Grove Public Library (C).

Shopping Center: Thatcher Woods Shopping Center (1).

Churches in River Grove include: Holy Transfiguration Chapel (A), Bethlehem Lutheran Church (B), River Grove Bible Church (C), Grace United Church of Christ (D), Saint Cyprian Church (E).

Cemeteries: Saint Joseph Cemetery (1), Elmwood Cemetery (2).

Park in River Grove: Evans Field (1).

Post office: (A).  


River Grove compared to Illinois state average:
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in River Grove:
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPNA (1490 AM; 1 kW; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: ALLIANCE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WJJG (1530 AM; daytime; 2 kW; ELMHURST, IL; Owner: JOSEPH J. GENTILE, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCRW (1240 AM; 1 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WSBC BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in River Grove:
  • WRRG (88.9 FM; RIVER GROVE, IL; Owner: TRITON COLLEGE)
  • 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)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WDRV (97.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around River Grove:
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, 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.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W54AP (Channel 54; BLUE ISLAND, IL; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)

 

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