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): 13,535. Estimated population in July 2005: 13,419 (-0.9% change)
Males: 6,690 (49.4%), Females: 6,845 (50.6%)

DuPage County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 39.3 years
Median household income: $57,509 (year 2000)
Median house value: $171,800 (year 2000)

Wood Dale, 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 Wood Dale:

  • White Non-Hispanic (81.6%)
  • Hispanic (13.1%)
  • Other race (4.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Asian Indian (1.5%)
  • Filipino (0.6%)
  • Black (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Polish (21.3%), German (19.9%), Italian (19.5%), Irish (12.4%), English (5.1%), United States (3.4%).

New! Dale, Illinois forum

Elevation: 696 feet

Land area: 4.7 square miles

Wood

For population 25 years and over in Wood Dale

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wood Dale city

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 59.2%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

21.9% Foreign born (11.6% Europe, 7.6% Latin America, 2.6% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +676 (+5.3%).




Dale Homes - in Wood Dale. Updated MLS. Fast and free. />
Real Estate - MLS Access On Our Website. Let Coldwell Banker Help You Today! />
Prep School in IL - Active, Inquiry-Based Learning. Top Student-Teacher Ratio />
www.elginacademy.org )

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Plaines, IL Des (7.3 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: IL Chicago, (22.2 miles )

Nearest cities: IL (2.3 miles Bensenville, IL Addison, (2.7 miles IL Itasca, (2.9 miles Grove Village, IL (3.0 miles Elk Park, IL (5.1 miles Villa IL (5.4 miles Elmhurst, IL (6.4 miles Northlake, IL (6.5 miles Lombard,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 19 buildings, average cost: $176,000
  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $171,100
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $205,600
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $211,700
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $224,100
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $225,400
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $271,800
  • 2004: 22 buildings, average cost: $266,100
  • 2005: 75 buildings, average cost: $205,500

Latitude: 41.96 N, Longitude: 87.98 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 630


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

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (20.7%), Retail trade (14.4%), Educational,health and social services (12.4%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (10.5%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +6,500 (+48.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 975 (14.0%)


 

Crime in Wood Dale by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 1 2 1 1 1 1
    per 100,000 7.4 14.8 7.4 7.4 7.4 7.4
Robberies 2 4 4 3 4 2
    per 100,000 14.8 29.6 29.6 22.2 29.6 14.8
Assaults 9 12 13 7 13 10
    per 100,000 66.5 88.7 96.0 51.7 96.0 73.9
Burglaries 37 38 38 33 38 28
    per 100,000 273.4 280.8 280.8 243.8 280.8 206.9
Thefts 260 302 270 281 270 282
    per 100,000 1920.9 2231.3 1994.8 2076.1 1994.8 2083.5
Auto thefts 10 17 20 15 20 7
    per 100,000 73.9 125.6 147.8 110.8 147.8 51.7
122.6 151.5 142.3 128.9 142.3 124.1


Average climate in Wood Dale, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Wood Dale-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1990, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.8 miles away from the Wood Dale city center killed 29 people and injured 350 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1976, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Main business address for: AAR CORP (AIRCRAFT & PARTS).


Hospitals/medical centers near Wood Dale:
  • ALEXIAN BROTHERS MEDICAL CENTER (about 4 miles; ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL)
  • ELMHURST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; ELMHURST, IL)
  • THC CHICAGO INC DBA KINDRED HOSP CHGO (about 7 miles; NORTHLAKE, IL)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wood Dale:
  • CHICAGO O'HARE INTL (about 6 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: ORD)
  • CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL (about 21 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: MDW)
  • KENOSHA REGIONAL (about 43 miles; KENOSHA, WI; ID: ENW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Wood Dale:
  • SCHAUMBURG MUNICIPAL HELISTOP (about 7 miles; CHICAGO/SCHAUMBURG, IL; ID: 4H1)
  • SCHAUMBURG REGIONAL (about 9 miles; CHICAGO/SCHAUMBURG, IL; ID: 06C)
  • PALWAUKEE MUNI (about 11 miles; CHICAGO/PROSPECT HEIGHTS/W, IL; ID: PWK)

Amtrak stations near Wood Dale:
  • 13 miles: LA GRANGE ROAD (LA GRANGE, 25 W. BURLINGTON AVE.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 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.
  • 17 miles: SUMMIT (ARCHER & CENTER AVE.). Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.


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
Police Protection - Officers 33 $191,460 $69,621 0 $0
Water Supply 11 $42,912 $46,813 0 $0
Streets and Highways 14 $72,289 $61,962 0 $0
Sewerage 11 $53,032 $57,853 0 $0
Financial Administration 6 $24,095 $48,190 0 $0
Other Government Administration 11 $55,846 $60,922 14 $5,750
Police - Other 19 $61,259 $38,689 5 $3,407
Totals for Government 105 $500,893 $57,244 19 $9,157


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wood Dale:
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 3 miles; ADDISON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,076)
  • ELMHURST COLLEGE (about 6 miles; ELMHURST, IL; FT enrollment: 2,188)
  • OAKTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 9 miles; DES PLAINES, IL; FT enrollment: 5,749)
  • COLLEGE OF DUPAGE (about 9 miles; Glen Ellyn, IL; FT enrollment: 15,545)
  • TRITON COLLEGE (about 10 miles; RIVER GROVE, IL; FT enrollment: 8,007)
  • WILLIAM RAINEY HARPER COLLEGE (about 12 miles; PALATINE, IL; FT enrollment: 8,229)
  • WHEATON COLLEGE (about 12 miles; WHEATON, IL; FT enrollment: 2,684)
Public primary/middle schools in Wood Dale:
  • WOOD DALE JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 411; Location: 655 N WOOD DALE RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • WESTVIEW ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 376; Location: 200 N ADDISON RD; Grades: KG - 05)
  • OAKBROOK ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 354; Location: 170 S WOOD DALE RD; Grades: KG - 05)
  • EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CENTER (Students: 75; Location: 543 N WOOD DALE RD; Grades: PK - PK)
Private primary/middle school in Wood Dale:
  • HOLY GHOST SCHOOL (Students: 231; Location: 260 N WOOD DALE RD; Grades: PK - 8)
Library in Wood Dale:
  • WOOD DALE P.L.D. (Operating income: $881,657; Location: 520 N. WOOD DALE ROAD; 87,316 books; 2,309 audio materials; 2,275 video materials; 243 serial subscriptions)
 

Wood Dale compared to Illinois state average:
  • Median household income above 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Wood Dale:
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WJJG (1530 AM; daytime; 2 kW; ELMHURST, IL; Owner: JOSEPH J. GENTILE, INC.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wood Dale:
  • WMBI-FM (90.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, 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.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Wood Dale:
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, 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


 

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