Header
Bookmark and Share

Marengo City, Illinois Housing Analysis

   (County: Mchenry County)

Narrow Your Investigation To Make Informed Decisions?

All | Demographics | Education | Geography | Economic | Housing | Government | Taxes | Weather | Crime

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)





Back to Top

Do you want to research marengo city, illinois? If you are considering a move, want to view where your friends live,
or just discovering a new place to travel, our data will interest you!

Use any data on this web site at your own risk. citymelt.com does not warrant or certify the correctness of data.