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Demographics Analysis

The people of Cortland Town, 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
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 210

5 to 9 years : 224

10 to 14 years : 104

15 to 17 years : 35

18 and 19 years : 43

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 73

25 to 29 years : 112

30 to 34 years : 142

35 to 39 years : 160

40 to 44 years : 177

45 to 49 years : 119

50 to 54 years : 92

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 35

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 208

5 to 9 years : 170

10 to 14 years : 144

15 to 17 years : 63

18 and 19 years : 65

20 years : 8

21 years : 31

22 to 24 years : 101

25 to 29 years : 178

30 to 34 years : 138

35 to 39 years : 185

40 to 44 years : 92

45 to 49 years : 140

50 to 54 years : 50

55 to 59 years : 53

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 27

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 39

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 12


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,360

Multiple ancestry : 1,700

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 274


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,096

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 16

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 94

Not a U.S. citizen : 128


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 418

5 to 17 years : 740

18 to 24 years : 321

25 to 34 years : 570

35 to 44 years : 614

45 to 54 years : 401

55 to 59 years : 84

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 62

65 to 74 years : 44

75 years and over : 62

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 363

5 to 17 years : 674

18 to 24 years : 278

25 to 34 years : 436

35 to 44 years : 450

45 to 54 years : 319

55 to 59 years : 55

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 28

75 years and over : 31

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 54

18 to 24 years : 43

25 to 34 years : 106

35 to 44 years : 61

45 to 54 years : 55

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 6

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 : 16

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 12

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 28

35 to 44 years : 103

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 11

75 years and over : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,273

Female : 1,412

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 226

Female : 185

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 16

Foreign born:

Male : 102

Female : 120


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 2,384

Born in other state in the United States : 386

Native: born outside the United States : 16

Foreign born : 98


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 528

Now married, except separated : 1,037

Divorced : 88

Separated : 27

Widowed : 57

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 30

Now married, except separated : 258

Divorced : 20

Separated : 0

Widowed : 16

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 16

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 159

Divorced : 15

Separated : 19

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,581

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 139

Speak English less than "very well" : 190

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Cortland Town, Illinois

  • German: 634   (28.4%)
  • Irish: 314   (14.1%)
  • Other Groups: 189   (8.5%)
  • English: 172   (7.7%)
  • United States Or American: 143   (6.4%)
  • Polish: 132   (5.9%)
  • Swedish: 102   (4.6%)
  • Norwegian: 87   (3.9%)
  • Italian: 81   (3.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 65   (2.9%)
  • Dutch: 35   (1.6%)
  • Belgian: 28   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 25   (1.1%)
  • Czech: 24   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 21   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 17   (0.8%)
  • European: 16   (0.7%)
  • Guyanese: 15   (0.7%)
  • Arab: 13   (0.6%)
  • Yugoslavian: 13   (0.6%)
  • Danish: 13   (0.6%)
  • Scandinavian: 11   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 11   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 8   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 7   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 7   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 4   (0.2%)
  • British: 4   (0.2%)
  • Serbian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 3   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 3   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 3   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 2   (0.1%)
  • Albanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Cortland Town, Illinois is 3,334



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Cortland Town, Illinois: 1,601
Female Population in Cortland Town, Illinois: 1,733


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Cortland Town, Illinois: 30.0
Median Female Resident Age in Cortland Town, Illinois: 27.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Cortland Town, Illinois


White


Both sexes

30.3

Male

30.5

Female

30.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.2

Male

15.3

Female

25.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

16.3

Male

16.0

Female

16.5

Asian


Both sexes

32.8

Male

35.0

Female

32.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

28.7

Male

29.8

Female

24.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.7

Male

11.0

Female

14.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.3

Male

25.3

Female

21.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.8

Male

30.9

Female

30.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Cortland Town, Illinois


  • White: 2,884
  • African American: 190
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 217
  • Two or More Races: 43



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Cortland Town, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.35%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.35%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (2.44%)
  • 9th Grade: 5   (0.87%)
  • 10th Grade: 13   (2.27%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (2.09%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 29   (5.06%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 169   (29.49%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 55   (9.6%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 115   (20.07%)
  • Associate Degree: 42   (7.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 74   (12.91%)
  • Master's Degree: 25   (4.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 10   (1.75%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.65%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.98%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.33%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 10   (1.63%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.33%)
  • 10th Grade: 11   (1.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (3.09%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 19   (3.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 166   (27.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 87   (14.17%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 104   (16.94%)
  • Associate Degree: 36   (5.86%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 106   (17.26%)
  • Master's Degree: 30   (4.89%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.65%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Cortland Town, Illinois

  • Cortland Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 4418 Maple, Cortland, IL 60112, Phone: (815) 754-2360, Students: 284 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Cortland Town, Illinois

  • Cortland Community Library


    63 South Somonauk Road, Cortland, IL 60112

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Cortland Town, Illinois


  • Cortland Regional Spt Council


    37 Church St, Cortland, NY 13045

  • Cortland-bazetta Historical Society & Museum


    161 Elizabeth Court, Cortland, OH 44410

  • Dowd Fine Arts Gallery


    162 Dowd Fine Arts Center, Suny Cortland, Cortland, NY 13045

  • Trumbull County Antique Steam & Power Assoc


    7639 State Route 46, Cortland, OH 44410

  • Virgil Historical Society


    Town Hall 1176 Church Street, Cortland, NY 13045

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Cortland Town, 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 Cortland Town, Illinois.

Area Features of Cortland Town, Illinois


Airport


(1) De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport   (2) Kishwaukee Comm Health Heliport   (3) Ruder Airport  

Building


(1) A - Tec Ambulance   (2) Cortland Fire Department   (3) Cortland Police Department  

Canal


(1) Union Ditch Number 1  

Cemetery


(1) Mound Rest Cemetery   (2) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (3) Ohio Grove Cemetery   (4) Pleasant Street Cemetery   (5) Saint Marys Catholic Dekalb Cemetery   (6) Whitmore Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethany Baptist Church   (2) Bethlehem Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Cortland   (2) Township Of Cortland   (3) Township Of Pierce  

Hospital


(1) Ben Gorden Community Mental Heath Center   (2) Kishwaukee Community Hospital  

Locale


(1) Chase Historical   (2) Dekalb County Landfill   (3) Dekalb County Nursing Home   (4) Ohio Grove Grange  

Mine


(1) Sears Quarry  

Park


(1) Hopkins Park   (2) Katz Park   (3) Liberty Park   (4) P A Nehring Forest Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Cortland  

School


(1) Clinton Rosette Middle School   (2) Collidge School Historical   (3) Cortland Elementary School   (4) Crane School Historical   (5) Ellwood School   (6) Gormley School Historical   (7) Jefferson School   (8) Littlejohn Elementary School   (9) Love School Historical   (10) Renwick School Historical   (11) Sawyer School Historical   (12) Ward School Historical   (13) Ziegler School Historical  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Cortland Town, Illinois

60112 (pop. 1,294)


Cities Nearby Cortland Town, Illinois

Cortland Township, IL  (pop. 10,046) 1.5 Miles
Dekalb City, IL  (pop. 44,675) 3.0 Miles
Dekalb Township, IL  (pop. 46,478) 3.0 Miles
Sycamore City, IL  (pop. 16,514) 4.1 Miles
Maple Park Village, IL  (pop. 1,420) 5.0 Miles
Sycamore Township, IL  (pop. 13,120) 5.3 Miles
Pierce Township, IL  (pop. 535) 6.2 Miles
Afton Township, IL  (pop. 655) 6.7 Miles
Virgil Township, IL  (pop. 2,779) 6.7 Miles
Mayfield Township, IL  (pop. 1,109) 7.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Cortland Town, Illinois

815



Elevation in Cortland Town, Illinois is 866.0 ft. (264.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Cortland Town, Illinois

Lat: 41.924857 N        Long: -88.693093 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Cortland Town, 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 Cortland Town, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 50   (4.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 40   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 65   (6.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 106   (10.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 112   (10.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 149   (14.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 143   (14.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 91   (8.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 38   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 37   (3.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 13   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 17   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 102   (10.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 61   (6.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,398

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 113

In 3-person carpool : 4

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 29

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 8

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 36

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 117


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 93

5 to 9 minutes : 139

10 to 14 minutes : 246

15 to 19 minutes : 102

20 to 24 minutes : 122

25 to 29 minutes : 35

30 to 34 minutes : 230

35 to 39 minutes : 81

40 to 44 minutes : 229

45 to 59 minutes : 141

60 to 89 minutes : 127

90 or more minutes : 43


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 100

No Social Security income : 919


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

With retirement income : 62

No retirement income : 957


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 45

$10,000 to $14,999 : 34

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 38

$35,000 to $39,999 : 37

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 58

$60,000 to $74,999 : 177

$75,000 to $99,999 : 125

$100,000 to $124,999 : 174

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $199,999 : 40

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $71,838


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Cortland Town, Illinois

  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5.0 kW; Crystal Lake, IL; Owner: Polnet Communications, Ltd.)
  • WRHL (1060 AM; 0.25 kW; Kings, IL; Owner: Rochelle Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WSQR (1180 AM; 0.9 kW; Sycamore, IL; Owner: Dekalb County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WBIG (1280 AM; 1.0 kW; Aurora, IL; Owner: Big Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WNTA (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Rockford, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WLBK (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; Dekalb, IL; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRMN (1410 AM; 1.3 kW; South Elgin, IL; Owner: Elgin Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WROK (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WSPY (1480 AM; 1.0 kW; Saint Charles, IL; Owner: Nelson Multimedia, Inc.)
  • WKKD (1580 AM; 0.2 kW; Aurora, IL; Owner: Kovas Communications Of Indiana, Inc.)
  • WAIT (850 AM; 2.5 kW; Crystal Lake, IL; Owner: Chicago Newsweb Corporation)
  • WAUR (930 AM; 4.2 kW; Yorkville, IL; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Cortland Town, Illinois

  • WGLC-FM (100.1 FM; Mendota, IL; Owner: Mendota Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • WWYW (103.9 FM; Gilberts, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WXRX (104.9 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; Crystal Lake, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WYRB (106.3 FM; Kingston, IL; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WSPY-FM (107.1 FM; Plano, IL; Owner: Nelson Enterprises, Inc.)
  • WWTG (88.1 FM; Gilberts, IL; Owner: Lifetalk Broadcasting Association)
  • WFEN (88.3 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Faith Academy, D/b/a Wfen)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Shabbona, IL; Owner: Basalt Of The Earth, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Carol Stream, IL; Owner: Bridgebuilders International Leadership Network)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Hampshire, IL; Owner: Christian Educational Association)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Saint Charles, IL; Owner: St. Edward Central Catholic High School)
  • WSRI (88.7 FM; Bristol, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WSRI (88.7 FM; Sugar Grove, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WEPS (88.9 FM; Elgin, IL; Owner: Board Of Education School District U-46)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Bull Valley, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • WNIJ (89.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WNIU (90.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • 990917MM (91.7 FM; Marengo, IL; Owner: Cornerstone Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WDEK (92.5 FM; Dekalb, IL; Owner: Wdek, Inc.)
  • WJKL (94.3 FM; South Elgin, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WDKB (94.9 FM; Malta, IL; Owner: Dekalb County Radio, Limited)
  • WRTB (95.3 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WERV-FM (95.9 FM; Aurora, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WKGL-FM (96.7 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WZOK (97.5 FM; Rockford, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Cortland Town, Illinois

  • WTVO (Channel 17; Rockford, IL; Owner: Mission Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIFR (Channel 23; Rockford, IL; Owner: Gray Television Licensee, Inc.)
  • WQRF-TV (Channel 39; Rockford, IL; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Cortland Town, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 148  (26.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 51  (9.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 105  (18.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 128  (22.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 158  (31.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 103  (20.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 172  (34.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Cortland Town, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Cortland Town, Illinois

Resource Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $385.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Cortland Town, Illinois

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 0.9 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 15.6 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Du Page County


    (about 23.0 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Chicago/Rockford International


    (about 27.8 miles in Rockford, Illinois; Airport Code: RFD)

  • Lewis University


    (about 37.8 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Lewis University


    (about 37.8 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Chicago O'Hare International


    (about 40.6 miles in Amf O'hare, Illinois; Airport Code: ORD)

  • Pal/Waukee


    (about 42.7 miles in Prospect Heights, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)

  • Palwaukee Municipal


    (about 42.7 miles in Prospect Heights, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)

  • Chicago Executive


    (about 42.7 miles in Wheeling, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Cortland Town, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.11%

Carpooled

8.82%

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

0.66%

Other Means

0.47%

Worked At Home

2.94%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Cortland Town, 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
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 696

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 6

Female householder, no husband present : 133

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 117

Householder not living alone : 67


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 26

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 62

All other households : 931


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 636

Renter-occupied housing units : 60

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 6

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 61

Renter-occupied housing units : 72

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 137

Renter-occupied housing units : 47


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 45

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 52

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 59

$35,000 to $39,999 : 44

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 22

$50,000 to $59,999 : 73

$60,000 to $74,999 : 219

$75,000 to $99,999 : 185

$100,000 to $124,999 : 174

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $199,999 : 40

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Total : 1,030


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Occupied : 1,019

Vacant : 11


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 149

Built 2000 to 2004 : 322

Built 1990 to 1999 : 259

Built 1980 to 1989 : 77

Built 1970 to 1979 : 52

Built 1960 to 1969 : 82

Built 1950 to 1959 : 44

Built 1940 to 1949 : 9

Built 1939 or earlier : 36


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Utility gas : 962

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 56

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 20

$90,000 to $99,999 : 5

$100,000 to $124,999 : 31

$125,000 to $149,999 : 65

$150,000 to $174,999 : 109

$175,000 to $199,999 : 213

$200,000 to $249,999 : 339

$250,000 to $299,999 : 27

$300,000 to $399,999 : 15

$400,000 to $499,999 : 5

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Cortland Town, 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 : 35

Home equity loan only : 218

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 496

Housing units without a mortgage : 91


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Cortland Town, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : $213,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $205,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $196,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $170,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $160,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $185,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $213,000

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $175,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Cortland Town, Illinois: 78.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Cortland Town, 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 5 5 $385,000
  Two Family 1 2 $225,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 7 $610,000
2000        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,540,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,540,000
2001        
  Single Family 48 48 $4,074,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 48 $4,074,000
2002        
  Single Family 86 86 $6,907,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

86 86 $6,907,700
2003        
  Single Family 132 132 $11,221,145
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 16 $775,000
  Total

134 148 $11,996,145
2004        
  Single Family 88 88 $11,315,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

88 88 $11,315,000
2005        
  Single Family 138 138 $13,470,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

138 138 $13,470,000
2006        
  Single Family 92 92 $12,103,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 29 $1,917,000
  Total

95 121 $14,020,100


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Cortland Town, IL): $52,750
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Cortland Town): $134,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Cortland Town): $724
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Cortland Town, Illinois

Utility Gas: 92.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.9%
Electricity: 6.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
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 Cortland Town, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Cortland Town, Illinois

Dekalb County Health Departmen


     Address: 2727 Sycamore Road, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Delnor Community Hospital Home


     Address: 964 North 5th Ave Building C, Saint Charles, Illinois 60174
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/11/1969

Ledman Health Care, Inc


     Address: 825 W State St, Ste 109, Geneva, Illinois 60134
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/2/2007

Carlton Home Healthcare


     Address: 202 Campbell Street, Geneva, Illinois 60134
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/23/1995

I J Healthcare Nursing Resource Inc


     Address: 325b Spruce Street, South Elgin, Illinois 60177
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/14/2007

Hospitals Close To Cortland Town, Illinois

Kishwaukee Community Hospital


     Address: One Kish Hospital Drive, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Rochelle Community Hospital


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

Valley West Community Hospital


     Address: 11 East Pleasant Avenue, Sandwich, Illinois 60548
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Delnor Community Hospital


     Address: 300 Randall Rd, Geneva, Illinois 60134
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sherman Hospital


     Address: 934 Center Street, Elgin, Illinois 60120
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Cortland Town, Illinois

Dekalb County Rehab & Nursing


     Address: 2600 North Annie Glidden Road, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 181
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Bethany Health Care & Rehab Ct


     Address: Resource Parkway, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Oak Crest


     Address: 2944 Greenwood Acres Drive, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 4
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Pine Acres Rehab & Living Ctr


     Address: 1212 South Second Street, Dekalb, Illinois 60115
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Shabbona Healthcare Center


     Address: West Comanche Road, Shabbona, Illinois 60550
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 81%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Cortland Town, Illinois

Name: Byron
Address: 4450 North German Church Road; Byron, IL 61010
Distance: 34 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Cortland Town, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 175
    Disabled Workers: 45
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 50


(updated 2007)



Dekalb County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 47.25%
  • Bush & Cheney 51.74%
  • Other 1.00%



(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 Cortland Town, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to DeKalb County, IL

10.87 % of DeKalb County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,321

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.42 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $5,421

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Kane County , IL 2.34 % ($47,235 AGI )
  • Cook County , IL 1.62 % ($30,182 AGI )
  • Du Page County , IL 1.15 % ($45,098 AGI )

Relocation away from DeKalb County, IL

9.32 % of DeKalb 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 $36,440

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $15,636

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Cook County , IL 1.20 % ($28,277 AGI )
  • Kane County , IL 1.08 % ($42,221 AGI )
  • Du Page County , IL 0.73 % ($35,773 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 Cortland Town, 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 Cortland Town, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Cortland Town, 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 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 5 4 3 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 67 111 93 71 46
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 3 4 4 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 134 67 93 94 0
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 33 51 26 29 20
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 735 1,133 607 682 462
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 89 0 0 24 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 4 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 45 44 93 0 23
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 1 1 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 11 14 9 9 5
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 8 5 5 3


(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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