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Demographics Analysis

The people of Marengo 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
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 361

5 to 9 years : 289

10 to 14 years : 303

15 to 17 years : 203

18 and 19 years : 41

20 years : 47

21 years : 30

22 to 24 years : 187

25 to 29 years : 449

30 to 34 years : 206

35 to 39 years : 346

40 to 44 years : 194

45 to 49 years : 364

50 to 54 years : 236

55 to 59 years : 241

60 and 61 years : 63

62 to 64 years : 70

65 and 66 years : 51

67 to 69 years : 85

70 to 74 years : 99

75 to 79 years : 44

80 to 84 years : 71

85 years and over : 42

Female:

Under 5 years : 470

5 to 9 years : 362

10 to 14 years : 186

15 to 17 years : 163

18 and 19 years : 114

20 years : 50

21 years : 49

22 to 24 years : 250

25 to 29 years : 207

30 to 34 years : 203

35 to 39 years : 323

40 to 44 years : 355

45 to 49 years : 382

50 to 54 years : 235

55 to 59 years : 191

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 142

65 and 66 years : 29

67 to 69 years : 76

70 to 74 years : 178

75 to 79 years : 133

80 to 84 years : 112

85 years and over : 213


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,158

Multiple ancestry : 3,601

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 49

Ancestry not reported : 673


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,841

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 245

Not a U.S. citizen : 395


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 831

5 to 17 years : 1,506

18 to 24 years : 768

25 to 34 years : 1,065

35 to 44 years : 1,218

45 to 54 years : 1,217

55 to 59 years : 432

60 and 61 years : 99

62 to 64 years : 212

65 to 74 years : 518

75 years and over : 615

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 809

5 to 17 years : 1,344

18 to 24 years : 576

25 to 34 years : 797

35 to 44 years : 825

45 to 54 years : 912

55 to 59 years : 340

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 157

65 to 74 years : 421

75 years and over : 416

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 17 years : 104

18 to 24 years : 61

25 to 34 years : 121

35 to 44 years : 217

45 to 54 years : 268

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 38

62 to 64 years : 55

65 to 74 years : 65

75 years and over : 140

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 : 0

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 : 58

18 to 24 years : 131

25 to 34 years : 147

35 to 44 years : 176

45 to 54 years : 37

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 32

75 years and over : 59


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,024

Female : 3,634

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 670

Female : 513

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 328

Female : 312


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 6,410

Born in other state in the United States : 1,150

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 403


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,201

Now married, except separated : 2,605

Divorced : 601

Separated : 67

Widowed : 342

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 171

Now married, except separated : 613

Divorced : 160

Separated : 17

Widowed : 118

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 172

Now married, except separated : 436

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 6,823

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 337

Speak English less than "very well" : 363

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 32

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 20

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 17


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Marengo City, Illinois

  • German: 2,431   (32.2%)
  • Other Groups: 904   (12.0%)
  • Irish: 801   (10.6%)
  • Polish: 763   (10.1%)
  • Italian: 567   (7.5%)
  • United States Or American: 398   (5.3%)
  • Swedish: 322   (4.3%)
  • English: 248   (3.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 176   (2.3%)
  • Norwegian: 164   (2.2%)
  • Greek: 114   (1.5%)
  • Dutch: 92   (1.2%)
  • Danish: 92   (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 83   (1.1%)
  • Czech: 71   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 60   (0.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 39   (0.5%)
  • Swiss: 32   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 29   (0.4%)
  • Croatian: 27   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 15   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Alsatian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 8   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • British: 7   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Marengo City, Illinois is 8,481



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Marengo City, Illinois: 4,022
Female Population in Marengo City, Illinois: 4,459


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Marengo City, Illinois: 32.2
Median Female Resident Age in Marengo City, Illinois: 36.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Marengo City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

36.9

Male

35.8

Female

38.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

17.3

Male

17.5

Female

17.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

31.5

Male

32.0

Female

24.5

Asian


Both sexes

40.5

Male

30.5

Female

42.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

44.5

Male

44.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.9

Male

24.3

Female

26.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.0

Male

11.7

Female

17.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.3

Male

23.3

Female

23.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.3

Male

36.9

Female

39.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Marengo City, Illinois


  • White: 7,963
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 10
  • Asian: 44
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 379
  • Two or More Races: 85



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 16   (0.85%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 35   (1.85%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 40   (2.11%)
  • 9th Grade: 62   (3.28%)
  • 10th Grade: 21   (1.11%)
  • 11th Grade: 49   (2.59%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 47   (2.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 782   (41.31%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 195   (10.3%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 267   (14.1%)
  • Associate Degree: 82   (4.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 218   (11.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 54   (2.85%)
  • Professional School Degree: 25   (1.32%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 26   (1.23%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.24%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 27   (1.28%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 61   (2.9%)
  • 9th Grade: 24   (1.14%)
  • 10th Grade: 58   (2.75%)
  • 11th Grade: 51   (2.42%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 48   (2.28%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 750   (35.61%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 250   (11.87%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 371   (17.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 173   (8.21%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 180   (8.55%)
  • Master's Degree: 60   (2.85%)
  • Professional School Degree: 22   (1.04%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Marengo City, Illinois

  • Marengo-union E Cons D 165


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 816 E Grant Hwy, Marengo, IL 60152, Phone: (815) 568-8323, Students: 1,228 )

  • Marengo Chsd 154


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 110 Franks Rd, Marengo, IL 60152, Phone: (815) 568-6511, Students: 840 )

  • Riley Ccsd 18


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 9406 Riley Rd, Marengo, IL 60152, Phone: (815) 568-8637, Students: 299 )

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

  • Marengo Comm Middle School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 816 E Grant Hwy, Marengo, IL 60152, Phone: (815) 568-5720, Students: 620 )

  • Locust Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 539 S Locust St, Marengo, IL 60152, Phone: (815) 568-7632, Students: 608 )

  • Riley Comm Cons School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 9406 Riley Rd, Marengo, IL 60152, Phone: (815) 568-8637, Students: 299 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Marengo City, Illinois

  • Marengo High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 110 Franks Rd, Marengo, IL 60152, Phone: (815) 568-6511, Students: 840 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Marengo City, Illinois

  • Zion Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 408 Jackson Street, Marengo, IL 60152, Phone: (815) 568-5156, Students: 286 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Marengo City, Illinois

  • Marengo-union Public Library District


    200 South State Street, Marengo, IL 60152

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Marengo City, Illinois


  • Iowa County Historical Society


    Po Box 288, Marengo, IA 52301

  • Marengo Society For Historic Preservation


    439 W Grant Hwy, Marengo, IL 60152

  • Marengo United Methodist Church Bright Beginning Preshcool


    8 North Main Street, Marengo, OH 43334

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Marengo 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 Marengo City, Illinois.

Area Features of Marengo City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Aerogrange Airport   (2) Emerick Airport   (3) Far Field   (4) Ferris Field   (5) Krause Airport Historical   (6) Walpole Airport   (7) Wind Rose Farm Airport  

Building


(1) Marengo City Hall   (2) Marengo Fire Protection District Station 1   (3) Marengo Police Department   (4) Marengo Public Library   (5) Marengo Rescue Squad - Marengo Fire Protection District Station 2  

Cemetery


(1) Barber Cemetery   (2) Sacred Heart Cemetery  

Church


(1) First Baptist Church   (2) First Presbyterian Church   (3) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (4) Marengo United Methodist Church   (5) Sacred Heart Catholic Church   (6) Zion Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Marengo   (2) Township Of Marengo   (3) Township Of Riley  

Locale


(1) Burrows Farms   (2) Central Sod Farms   (3) Deerpass Farm   (4) Deneen Farms   (5) Ohana Farms   (6) Pleasant Acres Farm   (7) Windy Ridge Ranch  

Mine


(1) North Pit  

Populated Place


(1) Indian Trails   (2) Marengo   (3) Riley  

School


(1) Anthony School Historical   (2) Burr Oak School Historical   (3) Diggins School Historical   (4) Driver School Historical   (5) Fay School Historical   (6) Hawthorne Elementary School   (7) Kanaly School Historical   (8) Locust Elementary School   (9) Macgovern School Historical   (10) Marengo High School   (11) Pringle School Historical   (12) Riley Community Consolidated School   (13) Sewald School Historical   (14) Thorne School Historical   (15) Williamson School Historical   (16) Zion Lutheran School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Marengo City, Illinois

60152 (pop. 10,974)


Cities Nearby Marengo City, Illinois

Marengo Township, IL  (pop. 8,315) 0.6 Miles
Union Village, IL  (pop. 651) 3.4 Miles
Riley Township, IL  (pop. 2,893) 3.6 Miles
Coral Township, IL  (pop. 3,288) 4.3 Miles
Seneca Township, IL  (pop. 3,144) 4.5 Miles
Bonus Township, IL  (pop. 3,297) 8.2 Miles
Hartland Township, IL  (pop. 2,126) 8.6 Miles
Spring Township, IL  (pop. 1,255) 8.9 Miles
Woodstock City, IL  (pop. 25,628) 9.3 Miles
Dorr Township, IL  (pop. 21,069) 9.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Marengo City, Illinois

815



Elevation in Marengo City, Illinois is 814.0 ft. (248.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Marengo City, Illinois

Lat: 42.250725 N        Long: -88.604988 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 154   (4.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 196   (6.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 283   (9.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 445   (14.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 371   (11.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 362   (11.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 456   (14.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 226   (7.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 98   (3.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 130   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 43   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 40   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 226   (7.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 121   (3.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,427

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 239

In 3-person carpool : 46

In 4-person carpool : 15

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 11

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 58

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 37

Bicycle : 10

Walked : 83

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 91


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 289

5 to 9 minutes : 411

10 to 14 minutes : 241

15 to 19 minutes : 267

20 to 24 minutes : 575

25 to 29 minutes : 256

30 to 34 minutes : 600

35 to 39 minutes : 69

40 to 44 minutes : 232

45 to 59 minutes : 331

60 to 89 minutes : 508

90 or more minutes : 147


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 868

No Social Security income : 2,129


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 562

No retirement income : 2,435


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 51

$20,000 to $24,999 : 47

$25,000 to $29,999 : 134

$30,000 to $34,999 : 128

$35,000 to $39,999 : 149

$40,000 to $44,999 : 66

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 158

$60,000 to $74,999 : 268

$75,000 to $99,999 : 645

$100,000 to $124,999 : 165

$125,000 to $149,999 : 167

$150,000 to $199,999 : 93

$200,000 or more : 29


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $75,148


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Marengo City, Illinois

  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5.0 kW; Crystal Lake, IL; Owner: Polnet Communications, Ltd.)
  • WSQR (1180 AM; 0.9 kW; Sycamore, IL; Owner: Dekalb County Broadcasters, 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.)
  • WTJK (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; Roscoe, IL; Owner: Good Karma Broadcasting, Llc)
  • 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.)
  • WGEZ (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Beloit, WI; Owner: Alliance Communications, Inc.)
  • WLUV (1520 AM; 0.5 kW; Machesney Park, IL; Owner: Angelo Joseph Salvi)
  • WMCW (1600 AM; 0.5 kW; Harvard, IL; Owner: Kovas Communications Of Indiana, Inc.)
  • WAIT (850 AM; 2.5 kW; Crystal Lake, IL; Owner: Chicago Newsweb Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Marengo City, Illinois

  • WQFL (100.9 FM; Loves Park, IL; Owner: Quest For Life, Inc.)
  • WGFB (103.1 FM; Machesney Park, IL; Owner: Maverick Media Of Rockford License Llc)
  • WWYW (103.9 FM; Gilberts, IL; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • WSLD (104.5 FM; Darien, WI; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • 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; Carol Stream, IL; Owner: Bridgebuilders International Leadership Network)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Wilmot, WI; Owner: Bvm Helping Hands)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Hampshire, IL; Owner: Christian Educational Association)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Antioch, IL; Owner: Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Saint Charles, IL; Owner: St. Edward Central Catholic High School)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Harvard, IL; Owner: Marian Central Catholic High School)
  • WEPS (88.9 FM; Elgin, IL; Owner: Board Of Education School District U-46)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Holiday Hills, IL; Owner: Appalachian Educational Communication Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Ingleside, IL; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Elk Grove Village)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Gages Lake, IL; Owner: Clean Air Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Hainesville, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Bull Valley, IL; Owner: Life On The Way Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Mchenry, IL; Owner: Primera Iglesia Evangelica De Apostoles Y Profetas)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Ingleside, IL; Owner: Spirit Communications, Inc.)
  • WNIJ (89.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WBCR-FM (90.3 FM; Beloit, WI; Owner: The Board Of Trustees/beloit College)
  • WNIU (90.5 FM; Lindenwood, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WGSL (91.1 FM; Loves Park, IL; Owner: Christian Life Center School)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Hebron, IL; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Elk Grove Village)
  • 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)
  • 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 Marengo City, 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 Marengo City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 359  (21.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 160  (9.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 252  (14.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 442  (26.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 413  (26.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 237  (15.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 607  (39.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 32  (2.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 170 Farms In Marengo City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Marengo City, Illinois

Bmo Harris Bank National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $186.2m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 663

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

First National Bank Of Omaha - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $16.4m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 123

Prairie Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $109.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Marengo City, Illinois

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 22.7 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Chicago/Rockford International


    (about 25.2 miles in Rockford, Illinois; Airport Code: RFD)

  • Americana


    (about 27.4 miles in Springfield, Wisconsin; Airport Code: XES)

  • Du Page County


    (about 29.6 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Rock County


    (about 33.7 miles in Afton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: JVL)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 33.8 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Southern Wisconsin Regional


    (about 33.9 miles in Afton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: JVL)

  • Chicago Executive


    (about 37.2 miles in Wheeling, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)

  • Pal/Waukee


    (about 37.3 miles in Prospect Heights, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)

  • Palwaukee Municipal


    (about 37.3 miles in Prospect Heights, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Marengo City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.08%

Carpooled

8.81%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.17%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

1.05%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

3.15%

Other Means

1.11%

Worked At Home

2.63%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,742

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 53

Female householder, no husband present : 392

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 697

Householder not living alone : 113


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 27

Male householder and female partner : 75

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 26

All other households : 2,869


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,465

Renter-occupied housing units : 277

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 42

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 222

Renter-occupied housing units : 170

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 520

Renter-occupied housing units : 290


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 52

$10,000 to $14,999 : 122

$15,000 to $19,999 : 153

$20,000 to $24,999 : 120

$25,000 to $29,999 : 160

$30,000 to $34,999 : 260

$35,000 to $39,999 : 178

$40,000 to $44,999 : 132

$45,000 to $49,999 : 78

$50,000 to $59,999 : 171

$60,000 to $74,999 : 345

$75,000 to $99,999 : 734

$100,000 to $124,999 : 182

$125,000 to $149,999 : 179

$150,000 to $199,999 : 93

$200,000 or more : 38


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Total : 3,171


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Occupied : 2,997

Vacant : 174


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 69

Built 2000 to 2004 : 482

Built 1990 to 1999 : 565

Built 1980 to 1989 : 151

Built 1970 to 1979 : 373

Built 1960 to 1969 : 506

Built 1950 to 1959 : 309

Built 1940 to 1949 : 158

Built 1939 or earlier : 558


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 2,617

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 13

Electricity : 327

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 17

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 23

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Marengo City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 16

$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 : 9

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 21

$90,000 to $99,999 : 84

$100,000 to $124,999 : 90

$125,000 to $149,999 : 166

$150,000 to $174,999 : 391

$175,000 to $199,999 : 438

$200,000 to $249,999 : 468

$250,000 to $299,999 : 359

$300,000 to $399,999 : 182

$400,000 to $499,999 : 25

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Marengo 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 : 155

Home equity loan only : 400

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,119

Housing units without a mortgage : 575


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $265,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $230,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $184,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $185,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $180,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $192,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $191,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $190,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $181,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Marengo City, Illinois: 70.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Marengo City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 84.91%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 15.09%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Marengo 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 49 49 $3,978,549
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

49 49 $3,978,549
2000        
  Single Family 35 35 $3,063,942
  Two Family 1 2 $200,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 37 $3,263,942
2001        
  Single Family 58 58 $5,275,692
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $234,200
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

59 62 $5,509,892
2002        
  Single Family 148 148 $15,826,386
  Two Family 3 6 $504,300
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

151 154 $16,330,686
2003        
  Single Family 135 135 $16,533,687
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

135 135 $16,533,687
2004        
  Single Family 64 64 $8,838,729
  Two Family 4 8 $670,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

68 72 $9,508,729
2005        
  Single Family 42 42 $5,181,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 42 $5,181,500
2006        
  Single Family 34 34 $5,275,535
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

34 34 $5,275,535


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Marengo City, IL): $50,214
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Marengo City): $137,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Marengo City): $645
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Marengo City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 79.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.7%
Electricity: 19.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
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 Marengo City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Marengo City, Illinois

Mchenry County Department Of H


     Address: 2200 N. Seminary Annex A, Woodstock, Illinois 60098
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Adult Child Rehab Ctr Mchenry


     Address: 708 Washington Street, Woodstock, Illinois 60098
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/7/1984

Caregivers Home Health


     Address: 1037 Lake Avenue, Woodstock, Illinois 60098
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/1/1979

Emmanuel Home Health, Inc


     Address: 610 Lake Plumleigh Way, Algonquin, Illinois 60102
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/11/2007

Care Solutions, Inc


     Address: 7105 Virginia Road, Suite 16, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/6/2006

Hospitals Close To Marengo City, Illinois

Memorial Medical Center


     Address: 3701 Doty Road, Woodstock, Illinois 60098
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mercy Harvard Hospital


     Address: 901 Grant Street, Harvard, Illinois 60033
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Northern Illinois Medical Center


     Address: 4201 Medical Center Drive, Mchenry, Illinois 60050
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Swedish American Hospital


     Address: 1401 East State Street, Rockford, Illinois 61104
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Saint Anthony Medical Center


     Address: 5666 East State Street, Rockford, Illinois 61108
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Marengo City, Illinois

Northwoods Care Centre


     Address: 2250 Pearl Street, Belvidere, Illinois 61008
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Maple Crest Care Centre


     Address: 4452 Squaw Prairie Road, Belvidere, Illinois 61008
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Biltmore Rehabilitation & Nursing Center


     Address: 1701 West 5th Avenue, Belvidere, Illinois 61008
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 50%

Woodstock Residence


     Address: 309 Mchenry Avenue, Woodstock, Illinois 60098
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Valley Hi Nursing Home


     Address: 2406 Hartland Road, Woodstock, Illinois 60098
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 121
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Marengo City, Illinois

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


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Marengo City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 1,420
    Disabled Workers: 195
    Widowers Workers: 145
    Spouses Workers: 80
    Children Workers: 120


(updated 2007)



Mchenry County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 39.34%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.72%
  • Other 0.94%



(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 Marengo City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to McHenry County, IL

7.68 % of McHenry County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $60,200

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $45,792

Illinois Average 0.19 %

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

  • Cook County , IL 2.75 % ($61,625 AGI )
  • Lake County , IL 1.11 % ($60,755 AGI )
  • Kane County , IL 0.87 % ($55,269 AGI )

Relocation away from McHenry County, IL

6.52 % of McHenry 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 $57,289

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,500

Illinois Average 0.07 %

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

  • Cook County , IL 1.27 % ($50,092 AGI )
  • Lake County , IL 0.85 % ($54,236 AGI )
  • Kane County , IL 0.65 % ($52,469 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 Marengo 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 Marengo City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Marengo 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 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 13
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 26
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 185
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 59
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 779
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 40
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 13
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 n/a n/a 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 n/a n/a n/a n/a 19
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 n/a n/a 10


(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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