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Demographics Analysis

The people of Amboy City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 159

5 to 9 years : 75

10 to 14 years : 43

15 to 17 years : 55

18 and 19 years : 13

20 years : 10

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 43

25 to 29 years : 135

30 to 34 years : 72

35 to 39 years : 85

40 to 44 years : 138

45 to 49 years : 65

50 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 39

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 36

75 to 79 years : 17

80 to 84 years : 50

85 years and over : 200

Female:

Under 5 years : 97

5 to 9 years : 98

10 to 14 years : 113

15 to 17 years : 44

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 28

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 63

25 to 29 years : 80

30 to 34 years : 41

35 to 39 years : 63

40 to 44 years : 109

45 to 49 years : 80

50 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 113

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 42

65 and 66 years : 35

67 to 69 years : 15

70 to 74 years : 59

75 to 79 years : 37

80 to 84 years : 72

85 years and over : 192


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,393

Multiple ancestry : 1,053

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 48

Ancestry not reported : 304


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Amboy City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,758

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 5

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 22

Not a U.S. citizen : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 256

5 to 17 years : 428

18 to 24 years : 175

25 to 34 years : 328

35 to 44 years : 395

45 to 54 years : 207

55 to 59 years : 152

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 81

65 to 74 years : 173

75 years and over : 568

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 250

5 to 17 years : 415

18 to 24 years : 166

25 to 34 years : 296

35 to 44 years : 312

45 to 54 years : 170

55 to 59 years : 138

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 81

65 to 74 years : 145

75 years and over : 438

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 13

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 6

35 to 44 years : 78

45 to 54 years : 37

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 28

75 years and over : 126

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 26

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,121

Female : 1,320

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 201

Female : 116

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 5

Foreign born:

Male : 22

Female : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 2,433

Born in other state in the United States : 309

Native: born outside the United States : 5

Foreign born : 35


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 514

Now married, except separated : 715

Divorced : 310

Separated : 12

Widowed : 318

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 23

Now married, except separated : 192

Divorced : 21

Separated : 10

Widowed : 58

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 5

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 31

Divorced : 4

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 2,424

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 65

Speak English less than "very well" : 46

German:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Amboy City, Illinois

  • German: 908   (34.1%)
  • Irish: 614   (23.1%)
  • English: 254   (9.6%)
  • United States Or American: 164   (6.2%)
  • Other Groups: 158   (5.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 107   (4.0%)
  • Swedish: 90   (3.4%)
  • Polish: 65   (2.4%)
  • Italian: 47   (1.8%)
  • Norwegian: 38   (1.4%)
  • Dutch: 32   (1.2%)
  • Scottish: 24   (0.9%)
  • Czech: 22   (0.8%)
  • European: 20   (0.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 19   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 16   (0.6%)
  • Albanian: 13   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 10   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 8   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 7   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.2%)
  • British: 4   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Amboy City, Illinois is 2,798



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Amboy City, Illinois: 1,344
Female Population in Amboy City, Illinois: 1,454


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Amboy City, Illinois: 37.9
Median Female Resident Age in Amboy City, Illinois: 43.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Amboy City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

39.8

Male

37.7

Female

41.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

41.5

Male

27.0

Female

52.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

69.5

Male

21.5

Female

77.5

Asian


Both sexes

58.5

Male

56.5

Female

60.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

35.5

Male

17.5

Female

43.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.5

Male

19.5

Female

24.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.0

Male

15.5

Female

25.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.3

Male

38.5

Female

41.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Amboy City, Illinois


  • White: 2,782
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 16



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Amboy City, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Amboy City, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 22   (2.85%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (0.91%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 33   (4.27%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (0.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 31   (4.01%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (3.23%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 39   (5.05%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 319   (41.27%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 68   (8.8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 108   (13.97%)
  • Associate Degree: 46   (5.95%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 52   (6.73%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (1.81%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.52%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (1.12%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3   (0.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 56   (6.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 31   (3.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (2.47%)
  • 11th Grade: 23   (2.58%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 30   (3.37%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 396   (44.49%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 71   (7.98%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 104   (11.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 74   (8.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 43   (4.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 13   (1.46%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.57%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Amboy City, Illinois

  • Amboy Cusd 272


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 11 E Hawley St, Amboy, IL 61310, Phone: (815) 857-2164, Students: 1,040 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Amboy City, Illinois

  • Amboy Jr High School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 140 S Appleton Ave, Amboy, IL 61310, Phone: (815) 857-3528, Students: 340 )

  • Amboy Central Elem School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 30 E Provost St, Amboy, IL 61310, Phone: (815) 857-3619, Students: 340 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Amboy City, Illinois

  • Amboy High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 11 E Hawley St, Amboy, IL 61310, Phone: (815) 857-3632, Students: 360 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Amboy City, Illinois

  • Pankhurst Memorial Library


    3 South Jefferson Avenue, Amboy, IL 61310

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Amboy City, Illinois


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Amboy City, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Amboy City, Illinois.

Area Features of Amboy City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Albrecht Airport Historical   (2) Rasmussen Landing Strip Historical  

Building


(1) Amboy City Hall   (2) Amboy Fire Protection District   (3) Amboy Police Department   (4) Pankhurst Memorial Library  

Cemetery


(1) Binghampton Cemetery   (2) Mormon Cemetery   (3) Prairie Repose Cemetery   (4) Saint Patrick S Cemetery   (5) Williams Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Baptist Church   (2) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (3) Saint Patricks Church   (4) United First Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Amboy   (2) Township Of Amboy  

Flat


(1) Bird Song   (2) Earth Star Flats   (3) Oak Glen Savanna   (4) Spears Meadow  

Lake


(1) Fifty Turtlehead Pond   (2) Lily Pad Pond   (3) Snapping Turtle Pond   (4) Wet Pond  

Locale


(1) Bonanza Creek Farm   (2) Camp H C Warner   (3) Kessel Farms   (4) Meusel Farms   (5) Olson Farms   (6) Sandy Knoll Farms   (7) Schaver Farms  

Mine


(1) Amboy Quarry  

Park


(1) Amboy Marsh Sanctuary  

Populated Place


(1) Amboy   (2) Maytown   (3) Shelburn Historical  

Post Office


(1) Amboy Post Office  

Ridge


(1) High Ridge   (2) Indian Ridge  

School


(1) Amboy Central Elementary School   (2) Amboy High School   (3) Amboy Junior High School   (4) Green School Historical  

Swamp


(1) Big Marsh   (2) Indigo Wetland   (3) Orchid Wetland  

Woods


(1) Woodpecker Woods  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Amboy City, Illinois

61310 (pop. 4,163)


Cities Nearby Amboy City, Illinois

Amboy Township, IL  (pop. 3,179) 0.5 Miles
Lee Center Township, IL  (pop. 774) 5.0 Miles
Marion Township, IL  (pop. 334) 5.0 Miles
Sublette Village, IL  (pop. 550) 7.2 Miles
Sublette Township, IL  (pop. 820) 7.2 Miles
East Grove Township, IL  (pop. 299) 8.0 Miles
Nachusa Township, IL  (pop. 503) 8.1 Miles
China Township, IL  (pop. 1,472) 8.2 Miles
Bradford Township, IL  (pop. 336) 8.2 Miles
Franklin Grove Village, IL  (pop. 1,465) 9.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Amboy City, Illinois

815



Elevation in Amboy City, Illinois is 764.0 ft. (233.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Amboy City, Illinois

Lat: 41.714411 N        Long: -89.332671 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Amboy City, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Amboy City, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 112   (10.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 44   (4.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 68   (6.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 82   (8.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 112   (10.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 133   (13.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 118   (11.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 74   (7.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 31   (3.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 27   (2.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 124   (12.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 81   (7.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 714

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 82

In 3-person carpool : 29

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 20

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 23

Walked : 61

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 29


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 94

5 to 9 minutes : 176

10 to 14 minutes : 67

15 to 19 minutes : 153

20 to 24 minutes : 120

25 to 29 minutes : 86

30 to 34 minutes : 56

35 to 39 minutes : 30

40 to 44 minutes : 23

45 to 59 minutes : 37

60 to 89 minutes : 59

90 or more minutes : 28


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Amboy City, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 303

No Social Security income : 630


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Amboy City, Illinois)

With retirement income : 206

No retirement income : 727


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 28

$20,000 to $24,999 : 38

$25,000 to $29,999 : 56

$30,000 to $34,999 : 23

$35,000 to $39,999 : 35

$40,000 to $44,999 : 48

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 91

$60,000 to $74,999 : 64

$75,000 to $99,999 : 68

$100,000 to $124,999 : 39

$125,000 to $149,999 : 8

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $50,188


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Amboy City, Illinois

  • WRHL (1060 AM; 0.25 kW; Kings, IL; Owner: Rochelle Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WSDR (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Nelson, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Rock River, Llc)
  • WIXN (1460 AM; 1.0 kW; Dixon, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WZOE (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Hollowayville, IL; Owner: Wzoe, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Amboy City, Illinois

  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBZG (100.9 FM; Spring Valley, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WRCV (101.7 FM; Dixon, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WRHL-FM (102.3 FM; Kings, IL; Owner: Rochelle Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WMKB (102.9 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Km Radio Of Earlville, L.l.c.)
  • WIVQ (103.3 FM; Spring Valley, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; Woosung, IL; Owner: Sauk Valley Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Shabbona, IL; Owner: Basalt Of The Earth, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Normandy, IL; Owner: Road Map Ministries)
  • WNIJ (89.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Milledgeville, IL; Owner: Newman Central Catholic High School)
  • WNIU (90.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WNIW (91.3 FM; Seatonville, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; Woosung, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; Coleta, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Rock River, Llc)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; Malta, IL; Owner: Dekalb County Radio, Limited)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; Mount Morris, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WZOE-FM (98.1 FM; Hollowayville, IL; Owner: Wzoe, Inc.)
  • WAJK (99.3 FM; Seatonville, IL; Owner: La Salle County Broadcasting Corp.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Amboy City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 83  (14.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 69  (11.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 69  (11.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 114  (19.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 145  (30.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 123  (25.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 150  (31.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 131 Farms In Amboy City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Amboy City, Illinois

The First National Bank In Amboy - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $177.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

First Federal Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $383.6k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 42

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Amboy City, Illinois

  • Whiteside County-Jos H. Bittorf Field


    (about 18.0 miles in Rock Falls, Illinois; Airport Code: SQI)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 26.7 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 35.5 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Chicago/Rockford International


    (about 35.6 miles in Rockford, Illinois; Airport Code: RFD)

  • Albertus


    (about 38.9 miles in Baileyville, Illinois; Airport Code: FEP)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 44.5 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Clinton Municipal


    (about 52.0 miles in Low Moor, Iowa; Airport Code: CWI)

  • Du Page County


    (about 57.6 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Amboy City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.13%

Carpooled

10.74%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

4.85%

Other Means

1.52%

Worked At Home

2.76%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Amboy City, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 376

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 148

Female householder, no husband present : 53

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 312

Householder not living alone : 44


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 11

Male householder and female partner : 117

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 22

All other households : 783


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 313

Renter-occupied housing units : 63

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 64

Renter-occupied housing units : 84

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 202

Renter-occupied housing units : 154


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 38

$10,000 to $14,999 : 85

$15,000 to $19,999 : 89

$20,000 to $24,999 : 67

$25,000 to $29,999 : 88

$30,000 to $34,999 : 36

$35,000 to $39,999 : 66

$40,000 to $44,999 : 68

$45,000 to $49,999 : 24

$50,000 to $59,999 : 84

$60,000 to $74,999 : 114

$75,000 to $99,999 : 81

$100,000 to $124,999 : 39

$125,000 to $149,999 : 8

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Total : 1,013


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Occupied : 933

Vacant : 80


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 26

Built 1990 to 1999 : 148

Built 1980 to 1989 : 104

Built 1970 to 1979 : 186

Built 1960 to 1969 : 34

Built 1950 to 1959 : 94

Built 1940 to 1949 : 29

Built 1939 or earlier : 392


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 687

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 4

Electricity : 219

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 18

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 5


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 5

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 46

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $49,999 : 16

$50,000 to $59,999 : 53

$60,000 to $69,999 : 43

$70,000 to $79,999 : 33

$80,000 to $89,999 : 98

$90,000 to $99,999 : 80

$100,000 to $124,999 : 65

$125,000 to $149,999 : 56

$150,000 to $174,999 : 27

$175,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 to $249,999 : 10

$250,000 to $299,999 : 6

$300,000 to $399,999 : 19

$400,000 to $499,999 : 11

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 8

Home equity loan only : 27

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 351

Housing units without a mortgage : 239


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Amboy City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $307,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $129,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $82,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $88,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $94,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $81,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $92,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $79,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Amboy City, Illinois: 63.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Amboy City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 61.43%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 38.57%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Amboy City, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,076,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $250,000
  Total

12 17 $1,326,000
2000        
  Single Family 5 5 $523,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $523,500
2001        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,014,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $1,014,000
2002        
  Single Family 4 4 $572,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $572,000
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $420,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $420,000
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $450,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $450,000
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $100,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $85,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 5 $185,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Amboy City, IL): $36,250
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Amboy City): $73,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Amboy City): $483
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Amboy City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 82.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.4%
Electricity: 16.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Amboy City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Amboy City, Illinois

Home Health Care Of Ksb Hospit


     Address: 215 East First St. Suite 153, Dixon, Illinois 61021
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/7/1976

Mendota Community Hospital Hom


     Address: 1315 Meriden Street, Mendota, Illinois 61342
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 9/15/1995

Heartland Home Nursing Inc.


     Address: 3408 East 23rd Street, Sterling, Illinois 61081
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/20/1991

Cgh Home Nursing


     Address: 3010 E Lynn Blvd Suite B, Sterling, Illinois 61081
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 5/5/1994

In-home Care Vna


     Address: 33 W. Crown St., Suite A, Princeton, Illinois 61356
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/12/1977

Hospitals Close To Amboy City, Illinois

Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital


     Address: 403 E 1st St, Dixon, Illinois 61021
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mendota Community Hospital


     Address: 1315 Memorial Dr, Mendota, Illinois 61342
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Cgh Medical Center


     Address: 100 East Lefevre Road, Sterling, Illinois 61081
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Rochelle Community Hospital


     Address: 900 N 2nd St, Rochelle, Illinois 61068
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Perry Memorial Hospital


     Address: 530 Park Avenue East, Princeton, Illinois 61356
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Nursing Homes Close To Amboy City, Illinois

Amboy Nursing Acquisition


     Address: 15 West Wasson Road, Amboy, Illinois 61310
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 52%

Franklin Grove Nursing Center


     Address: 502 North State Street, Franklin Grove, Illinois 61031
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Rock River Rehab & Health Care Center


     Address: 800 Division Street, Dixon, Illinois 61021
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Heritage Manor-mendota


     Address: 1201 First Avenue, Mendota, Illinois 61342
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 79
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Mendota Lutheran Home


     Address: 500 6th Street, Mendota, Illinois 61342
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 83%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Amboy City, Illinois

Name: Byron
Address: 4450 North German Church Road; Byron, IL 61010
Distance: 31 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Amboy City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 590
    Disabled Workers: 115
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 45
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Hancock County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.16%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.97%
  • Other 0.88%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Amboy City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Lee County, IL

5.34 % of Lee County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,620

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Lee County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Lee County , IA 0.83 % ($26,359 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.68 % ($22,288 AGI )
  • Adams County , IL 0.59 % ($24,822 AGI )

Relocation away from Lee County, IL

6.54 % of Lee County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,870

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Lee County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Lee County , IA 1.03 % ($31,675 AGI )
  • Adams County , IL 0.89 % ($53,000 AGI )
  • Mcdonough County , IL 0.59 % ($21,848 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Amboy City, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Amboy City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Amboy City, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 41 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 42
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 28 7 7
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,116 285 293
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 27 5 8
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,077 203 334
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 23 33 16
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 917 1,342 669
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 40 0 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 41 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 2 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 13 10 6
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 10 6 4


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



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