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Population (year 2000): 22,147. Estimated population in July 2005: 21,552 (-2.7% change)
Males: 10,444 (47.2%), Females: 11,703 (52.8%)

Cook County

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Median resident age: 40.0 years
Median household income: $60,246 (year 2000)
Median house value: $133,600 (year 2000)

South Holland, IL residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in South Holland:

  • Black (50.8%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (43.6%)
  • Hispanic (3.8%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: Dutch (12.3%), German (8.7%), Irish (6.4%), Polish (6.3%), Italian (4.1%), English (2.9%).

New! Holland, Illinois forum

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 7.3 square miles

South

For population 25 years and over in South Holland

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 35.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Holland village

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 60.4%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

5.2% Foreign born (2.2% Latin America, 1.4% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.5% Africa).

Population change in the 1990s: +99 (+0.4%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: IN Hammond, (7.3 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: IL Chicago, (17.7 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: IL (2.0 miles Thornton, IL (2.1 miles Dolton, IL (2.4 miles Phoenix, IL (3.7 miles Riverdale, IL (3.7 miles Glenwood, IL (3.7 miles Harvey, City, IL (3.8 miles Calumet Hazel Crest, IL (3.9 miles East


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 22 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 1997: 35 buildings, average cost: $109,600
  • 1998: 40 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 1999: 37 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2001: 36 buildings, average cost: $307,400
  • 2002: 45 buildings, average cost: $316,600
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $280,600
  • 2004: 24 buildings, average cost: $344,600
  • 2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $387,200

Latitude: 41.60 N, Longitude: 87.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 708


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

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (22.1%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (10.5%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,554 (+7.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,577 (16.0%)


 

Crime in South Holland by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 2 1 1 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 9.0 4.5 4.5 4.5 0.0
Rapes 3 3 7 4 7 3
    per 100,000 13.5 13.5 31.6 18.1 31.6 13.5
Robberies 34 42 24 26 24 29
    per 100,000 153.5 189.6 108.4 117.4 108.4 130.9
Assaults 8 12 15 15 15 12
    per 100,000 36.1 54.2 67.7 67.7 67.7 54.2
Burglaries 120 124 135 110 135 110
    per 100,000 541.8 559.9 609.6 496.7 609.6 496.7
Thefts 408 513 472 425 472 388
    per 100,000 1842.2 2316.3 2131.2 1919.0 2131.2 1751.9
Auto thefts 98 139 94 96 94 101
    per 100,000 442.5 627.6 424.4 433.5 424.4 456.0
205.7 264.2 225.1 206.7 225.1 196.9


Average climate in South Holland, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

South

South Holland-area historical tornado activity is near Illinois state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the South Holland 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 34.8 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: Mark Mulder - 2005 Major League Baseball player (St. Louis Cardinals, born: Aug 5, 1977), David Moss - College basketball player (Indiana State Sycamores).


Hospitals/medical centers near South Holland:
  • INGALLS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; HARVEY, IL)
  • SOUTH SUBURBAN HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; HAZEL CREST, IL)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL-NORTHWEST IN (about 7 miles; HAMMOND, IN)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to South Holland:
  • GARY/CHICAGO (about 14 miles; GARY, IN; ID: GYY)
  • CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL (about 17 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: MDW)
  • CHICAGO O'HARE INTL (about 33 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: ORD)
Other public-use airports nearest to South Holland:
  • LANSING MUNI (about 8 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: IGQ)
  • TINLEY PARK HELISTOP (about 15 miles; CHICAGO/TINLEY PARK, IL; ID: TF8)
  • GRIFFITH-MERRILLVILLE (about 15 miles; GRIFFITH, IN; ID: 05C)

Amtrak stations near South Holland:
  • 6 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.
  • 9 miles: DYER (SHEFFIELD RD.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 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.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4 $20,340 $61,020 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 44 $188,152 $51,314 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 8 $27,737 $41,605 0 $0
Local Libraries 11 $31,820 $34,712 18 $10,860
Water Supply 7 $24,434 $41,886 0 $0
Police - Other 0 $0   38 $31,317
Health 3 $8,659 $34,636 1 $135
Streets and Highways 16 $53,504 $40,128 0 $0
Firefighters 43 $134,461 $37,524 0 $0
Natural Resources 1 $4,038 $48,456 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 21 $74,568 $42,610 33 $17,648
Financial Administration 2 $6,828 $40,968 6 $9,795
Sewerage 2 $7,505 $45,030 0 $0
Totals for Government 162 $582,045 $43,114 96 $69,754


College/University in South Holland:
  • SOUTH SUBURBAN COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 3,599; Location: 15800 S STATE ST; Public; Website: www.ssc.cc.il.us)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near South Holland:
  • PRAIRIE STATE COLLEGE (about 6 miles; CHICAGO HEIGHTS, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,523)
  • CHICAGO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 7 miles; CHICAGO, IL; FT enrollment: 4,836)
  • CITY COLLEGES OF CHICAGO-OLIVE-HARVEY COLLEGE (about 7 miles; CHICAGO, IL; FT enrollment: 4,004)
  • SAINT XAVIER UNIVERSITY (about 10 miles; CHICAGO, IL; FT enrollment: 3,161)
  • PURDUE UNIVERSITY-CALUMET CAMPUS (about 10 miles; HAMMOND, IN; FT enrollment: 6,312)
  • GOVERNORS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 11 miles; UNIVERSITY PARK, IL; FT enrollment: 3,191)
  • UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO (about 13 miles; CHICAGO, IL; FT enrollment: 11,188)
Public high school in South Holland:
  • THORNWOOD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,328; Location: 17101 S PARK AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in South Holland:
  • SETON ACADEMY (Students: 310; Location: 16100 SETON ROAD; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)
Public primary/middle schools in South Holland:
  • GREENWOOD ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 462; Location: 16800 GREENWOOD; Grades: PK - 03)
  • MCKINLEY JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 399; Location: 16949 COTTAGE GR; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • MADISON SCHOOL (Students: 336; Location: 15700 ORCHID DRIVE; Grades: 04 - 05)
  • EISENHOWER SCHOOL (Students: 296; Location: 16001 MINERVA AVE; Grades: 02 - 03)
  • BIRTH - KINDRGRTN CTR SETON ACAD (Students: 275; Location: 16100 SETON ROAD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • MCKINLEY ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 229; Location: 850 E 170TH ST; Grades: 04 - 05)
  • ECHO SCHOOL (Students: 163; Location: 350 W 154TH ST; Grades: 01 - 12)
  • ECHO BIRTH TO EIGHT (Students: 130; Location: 640 E 168TH PLACE; Grades: PK - 04)
Private primary/middle schools in South Holland:
  • THE EXCEPTIONAL DEV INSTITUTE (Students: 500; Location: 15459 SO. PARK AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • ST JUDE THE APOSTLE SCHOOL (Students: 466; Location: 900 EAST 154TH STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • CALVARY ACADEMY (Students: 428; Location: 16300 SO STATE ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CALVIN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 387; Location: 528 E. 161ST PLACE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • HOLY GHOST SCHOOL (Students: 273; Location: 700 EAST 170TH STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • PROTESTANT REFORMED CHRISTIAN (Students: 148; Location: 16511 SOUTH PARK AVE; Grades: KG - 9)
  • LAREN MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 87; Location: 425 E 164TH STREET; Grades: PK - KG)
Library in South Holland:
  • SOUTH HOLLAND P.L. (Operating income: $949,847; Location: 16250 WAUSAU AVENUE; 94,144 books; 3,663 audio materials; 2,368 video materials; 270 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in South Holland: South Holland Public Libary (A), Roosevelt Center (B).

Churches in South Holland include: Holy Ghost Catholic Church (A), Bethany Christian Reformed Church (B), Bible Fellowship Church (C), Saint John Roman Catholic Church (D), First Christian Reformed Church (E), First Reformed Church (F), Church of Christ (G), Christian and Missionary Alliance Church (H).

Reservoirs: Thorn Lake (A), Swets Lake (B).

Parks in South Holland include: Willowbrook Park (1), Dahlenburg Park (2), Pacesetter Park (3), Papoose Park (4), Paurlberg Park (5), Pioneer Park (6), Riverside Park (7), Riverview Park (8), Little Calumet Park (9).

Post office: (A).  


South Holland compared to Illinois state average:
  • Median household income above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in South Holland:
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF CHICAGO LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WNWI (1080 AM; 3 kW; OAK LAWN, IL; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • 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.)
  • WGCI (1390 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WRDZ (1300 AM; 5 kW; LA GRANGE, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WBEE (1570 AM; 1 kW; HARVEY, IL)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Holland:
  • 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 South Holland:
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WYIN (Channel 56; GARY, IN; Owner: NORTHWEST INDIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING, 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.)

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


 

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