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Demographics Analysis

The people of Dekalb County, 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
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 3,106

5 to 9 years : 3,134

10 to 14 years : 3,426

15 to 17 years : 1,765

18 and 19 years : 3,132

20 years : 1,895

21 years : 1,867

22 to 24 years : 3,690

25 to 29 years : 4,202

30 to 34 years : 3,357

35 to 39 years : 2,650

40 to 44 years : 3,205

45 to 49 years : 3,097

50 to 54 years : 3,167

55 to 59 years : 2,834

60 and 61 years : 837

62 to 64 years : 1,585

65 and 66 years : 727

67 to 69 years : 923

70 to 74 years : 1,101

75 to 79 years : 924

80 to 84 years : 501

85 years and over : 498

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,078

5 to 9 years : 2,936

10 to 14 years : 3,434

15 to 17 years : 2,134

18 and 19 years : 3,224

20 years : 1,743

21 years : 1,819

22 to 24 years : 4,256

25 to 29 years : 3,690

30 to 34 years : 3,381

35 to 39 years : 2,687

40 to 44 years : 2,984

45 to 49 years : 3,050

50 to 54 years : 3,247

55 to 59 years : 3,037

60 and 61 years : 888

62 to 64 years : 1,319

65 and 66 years : 686

67 to 69 years : 1,102

70 to 74 years : 1,206

75 to 79 years : 987

80 to 84 years : 954

85 years and over : 1,149


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 96,870

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 165

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 557

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 2,939

Not a U.S. citizen : 4,083


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 5,892

5 to 17 years : 15,034

18 to 24 years : 16,903

25 to 34 years : 9,936

35 to 44 years : 8,002

45 to 54 years : 9,241

55 to 59 years : 4,394

60 and 61 years : 1,194

62 to 64 years : 2,079

65 to 74 years : 3,764

75 years and over : 3,233

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 281

5 to 17 years : 1,427

18 to 24 years : 2,810

25 to 34 years : 3,077

35 to 44 years : 1,992

45 to 54 years : 2,375

55 to 59 years : 1,070

60 and 61 years : 408

62 to 64 years : 717

65 to 74 years : 1,612

75 years and over : 1,429

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 40

18 to 24 years : 338

25 to 34 years : 45

35 to 44 years : 130

45 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 9

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 68

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 22

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 328

18 to 24 years : 1,575

25 to 34 years : 1,572

35 to 44 years : 1,402

45 to 54 years : 910

55 to 59 years : 398

60 and 61 years : 123

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 334

75 years and over : 329


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 28,804

Now married, except separated : 23,618

Divorced : 6,155

Separated : 881

Widowed : 2,611

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5,594

Now married, except separated : 7,611

Divorced : 1,646

Separated : 147

Widowed : 979

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 404

Now married, except separated : 291

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 2,470

Now married, except separated : 3,530

Divorced : 357

Separated : 173

Widowed : 220


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 7,836

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 15,641

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5,043

$15,000 to $24,999 : 7,604

$25,000 to $34,999 : 6,324

$35,000 to $49,999 : 6,639

$50,000 to $64,999 : 5,724

$65,000 to $74,999 : 2,244

$75,000 or more : 5,014

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,456

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,159

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,746

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,219

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,462

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,043

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,746

$65,000 to $74,999 : 467

$75,000 or more : 1,679

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 167

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 201

$10,000 to $14,999 : 117

$15,000 to $24,999 : 76

$25,000 to $34,999 : 9

$35,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 4

$75,000 or more : 102

Foreign born:

No income : 1,383

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,390

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,200

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,139

$25,000 to $34,999 : 486

$35,000 to $49,999 : 526

$50,000 to $64,999 : 346

$65,000 to $74,999 : 86

$75,000 or more : 194


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 23,145

Born in other state of the United States : 25,640

Native; born outside the United States : 11,507

Foreign born : 15,580


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Under 3 years : 3,750

3 and 4 years : 2,434

5 years : 1,308

6 to 8 years : 3,596

9 to 11 years : 3,855

12 to 14 years : 4,171

15 to 17 years : 3,851


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 3,956

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,028

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,961

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2,010

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,830

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2,032

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,617

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,453

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,110

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3,441

$60,000 to $74,999 : 3,816

$75,000 to $99,999 : 4,905

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3,355

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,940

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,362

$200,000 or more : 623


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Dekalb County, Illinois is 104,614



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Dekalb County, Illinois: 51,623
Female Population in Dekalb County, Illinois: 52,991


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Dekalb County, Illinois: 29.3
Median Female Resident Age in Dekalb County, Illinois: 30.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Dekalb County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

32.2

Male

30.8

Female

33.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

21.3

Male

21.1

Female

21.4

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.3

Male

27.5

Female

28.5

Asian


Both sexes

24.0

Male

23.8

Female

24.6

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.5

Male

28.0

Female

22.5

Other


Both sexes

23.6

Male

24.3

Female

22.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.2

Male

18.6

Female

17.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.2

Male

22.6

Female

21.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.4

Male

31.7

Female

35.1


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,472

No health insurance coverage : 175

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,604

No health insurance coverage : 132

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,037

No health insurance coverage : 1,427

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,285

No health insurance coverage : 1,235

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,569

No health insurance coverage : 1,251

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,136

No health insurance coverage : 1,115

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,662

No health insurance coverage : 569

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,708

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,857

No health insurance coverage : 9

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,505

No health insurance coverage : 340

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,538

No health insurance coverage : 199

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,006

No health insurance coverage : 1,026

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,094

No health insurance coverage : 972

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,748

No health insurance coverage : 919

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,266

No health insurance coverage : 1,016

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,734

No health insurance coverage : 510

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,971

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,669

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,608

No employer-based health insurance : 2,039

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,320

No employer-based health insurance : 3,416

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,355

No employer-based health insurance : 4,109

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,010

No employer-based health insurance : 2,510

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,659

No employer-based health insurance : 2,161

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,564

No employer-based health insurance : 1,687

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,734

No employer-based health insurance : 1,497

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,330

No employer-based health insurance : 1,378

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 790

No employer-based health insurance : 1,076

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,942

No employer-based health insurance : 1,903

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,193

No employer-based health insurance : 3,544

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,640

No employer-based health insurance : 4,392

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,820

No employer-based health insurance : 3,246

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,612

No employer-based health insurance : 2,055

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,395

No employer-based health insurance : 1,887

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,784

No employer-based health insurance : 1,460

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,377

No employer-based health insurance : 1,594

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,056

No employer-based health insurance : 1,613


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 79,672

Born in other state in the United States : 17,198

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 150

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 572

Foreign born : 7,022


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Speak only English : 86,544

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 7,127

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 236

German or other West Germanic languages : 385

Slavic languages : 676

Other Indo-European languages : 976

Korean : 436

Chinese : 849

Vietnamese : 192

Tagalog : 213

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 238

Other and unspecified languages : 558


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 31

No Medicare coverage : 11,352

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 766

No Medicare coverage : 34,520

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,485

No Medicare coverage : 89

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 98

No Medicare coverage : 11,484

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 792

No Medicare coverage : 34,499

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 5,452

No Medicare coverage : 188


(updated 2013)



Races in Dekalb County, Illinois


  • White: 87,213
  • African American: 6,664
  • American Indian: 223
  • Asian: 2,617
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 9
  • Some Other Race: 4,970
  • Two or More Races: 2,918



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Dekalb County, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 181   (0.76%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 96   (0.4%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 259   (1.08%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 497   (2.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 402   (1.68%)
  • 10th Grade: 537   (2.25%)
  • 11th Grade: 483   (2.02%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 602   (2.52%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 6,945   (29.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,956   (8.18%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 3,619   (15.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,661   (6.95%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,980   (16.64%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,586   (6.63%)
  • Professional School Degree: 292   (1.22%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 820   (3.43%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 204   (0.82%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 65   (0.26%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 182   (0.73%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 552   (2.21%)
  • 9th Grade: 360   (1.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 601   (2.4%)
  • 11th Grade: 464   (1.86%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 625   (2.5%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 7,698   (30.8%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,435   (9.74%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 3,376   (13.51%)
  • Associate Degree: 2,010   (8.04%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,855   (15.42%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,909   (7.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 300   (1.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 360   (1.44%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 735

5 to 9 years : 5,269

10 to 14 years : 6,061

15 to 17 years : 3,317

18 and 19 years : 5,259

20 to 24 years : 10,283

25 to 34 years : 3,467

35 years and over : 1,319

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 461

5 to 9 years : 588

10 to 14 years : 756

15 to 17 years : 524

18 and 19 years : 455

20 to 24 years : 439

25 to 34 years : 413

35 years and over : 175

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,238

5 to 9 years : 213

10 to 14 years : 43

15 to 17 years : 58

18 and 19 years : 642

20 to 24 years : 4,548

25 to 34 years : 10,750

35 years and over : 43,851


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Dekalb County, Illinois

  • Dekalb Cusd 428


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 901 S 4th St, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-2350, Students: 5,694 )

  • Sycamore Cusd 427


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 245 W Exchange St, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 899-8103, Students: 3,441 )

  • Sandwich Cusd 430


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 720 S Wells St, Sandwich, IL 60548, Phone: (815) 786-2187, Students: 2,566 )

  • Genoa Kingston Cusd 424


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 980 Park Ave, Genoa, IL 60135, Phone: (815) 784-6222, Students: 1,940 )

  • Somonauk Cusd 432


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 278, Somonauk, IL 60552, Phone: (815) 498-2314, Students: 1,029 )

  • Hinckley Big Rock Cusd 429


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 1210, Hinckley, IL 60520, Phone: (815) 286-7575, Students: 875 )

  • Indian Creek Cusd 425


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 506 Shabbona Rd, Shabbona, IL 60550, Phone: (815) 824-2197, Students: 863 )

  • Hiawatha Cusd 426


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 428, Kirkland, IL 60146, Phone: (815) 522-6676, Students: 638 )

  • Dekalb Roe


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 245 W Exchange St, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 895-3096, Students: 32 )

  • Dekalb County Spec Educ Assoc


    ( Location: 1600 E Lincoln Hwy D, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 758-0651, )

  • Kishwaukee Educ Consortium


    ( Location: 901 S 4th St, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-2400, )

  • Northwestern Illinois Assn


    ( Location: 245 W Exchange Ste 4, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 895-9227, )

  • Indian Valley Area Voc Ctr


    ( Location: 600 Lions Rd, Sandwich, IL 60548, Phone: (815) 786-9873, )

  • Kec Area Voc Center


    ( Location: 901 S 4th St, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-2400, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Dekalb County, Illinois

  • Sycamore Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 150 Maplewood Dr, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 899-8171, Students: 789 )

  • Clinton Rosette Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 650 N 1st St, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-2226, Students: 730 )

  • Sandwich Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 600 Wells St, Sandwich, IL 60548, Phone: (815) 786-2138, Students: 584 )

  • Huntley Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 821 S 7th St, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-2241, Students: 554 )

  • Littlejohn Elem School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1121 School St, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-2258, Students: 460 )

  • Genoa-kingston Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 941 W Main St, Genoa, IL 60135, Phone: (815) 784-5222, Students: 455 )

  • Southeast Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 718 S Locust St, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 899-8219, Students: 410 )

  • South Prairie Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 820 Borden Ave, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 899-8299, Students: 402 )

  • North Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1680 Brickville Rd, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 899-8209, Students: 397 )

  • James R Wood Elem School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: Po Box 278, Somonauk, IL 60552, Phone: (815) 498-2338, Students: 381 )

  • Jefferson Elem School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 211 Mccormick Dr, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-2263, Students: 380 )

  • Herman E Dummer


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 422 S Wells St, Sandwich, IL 60548, Phone: (815) 786-8498, Students: 373 )

  • Hinckley Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 1270, Hinckley, IL 60520, Phone: (815) 286-3400, Students: 372 )

  • Hiawatha Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 428, Kirkland, IL 60146, Phone: (815) 522-3336, Students: 365 )

  • Gwendolyn Brooks Elem Sch


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 3225 Sangamon Rd, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-9936, Students: 362 )

  • Davenport Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-1, Location: 123 W 1st St, Genoa, IL 60135, Phone: (815) 784-2448, Students: 316 )

  • Kingston Elementary School


    ( Grades: 2-3, Location: 100 School St, Kingston, IL 60145, Phone: (815) 784-5246, Students: 315 )

  • Genoa Elementary School


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 602 E Hill St, Genoa, IL 60135, Phone: (815) 784-3742, Students: 314 )

  • Somonauk Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: Po Box 278, Somonauk, IL 60552, Phone: (815) 498-1866, Students: 313 )

  • West Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 240 Fair St, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 899-8199, Students: 293 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Dekalb County, Illinois

  • De Kalb High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1515 S 4th St, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-2100, Students: 1,661 )

  • Sycamore High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Spartan Trail, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 899-8131, Students: 1,150 )

  • Sandwich Community High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 515 E Lions Rd, Sandwich, IL 60548, Phone: (815) 786-2157, Students: 834 )

  • Genoa-kingston High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 980 Park Ave, Genoa, IL 60135, Phone: (815) 784-5111, Students: 540 )

  • Somonauk High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 278, Somonauk, IL 60552, Phone: (815) 498-2314, Students: 335 )

  • Indian Creek High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 506 Shabbona Rd, Shabbona, IL 60550, Phone: (815) 824-2197, Students: 297 )

  • Hinckley-big Rock High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 1210, Hinckley, IL 60520, Phone: (815) 286-7500, Students: 283 )

  • Hiawatha Jr And Sr High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 428, Kirkland, IL 60146, Phone: (815) 522-3335, Students: 273 )

  • Kec Central Efe 170


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 901 S 4th St, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 754-2400, Students: 32 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Dekalb County, Illinois

  • Northern Illinois University


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 25,254; Location: 425 W. Lincoln Hwy., Dekalb, IL 60115, Web: http://www.niu.edu )

  • Kishwaukee College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 4,466; Location: 1193 Malta Rd, Malta, IL 60150, Web: http://www.kishwaukeecollege.edu )

  • Hair Professionals Career College Inc


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 182; Location: 245 Gateway Drive, Sycamore, IL 60178, Web: http://www.hairpros.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Dekalb County, Illinois

  • Cornerstone Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 355 N Cross Street, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 895-8522, Students: 287 )

  • St Mary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 210 Gurler Road, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 756-7905, Students: 261 )

  • St Mary's Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 222 Waterman Street, Sycamore, IL 60178, Phone: (815) 895-5215, Students: 204 )

  • The Camelot Schools-dekalb


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 509 Oak Street, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 787-4144, Students: 67 )

  • For Kids Only Inc. #2


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 705 S Main Street, Sandwich, IL 60548, Phone: (815) 786-8914, Students: 25 )

  • First Christian School


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 316 N Sycamore Street, Genoa, IL 60135, Phone: (815) 784-2616, Students: 6 )

  • Montessori School Of Dekalb


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 70 302 Fisk Avenue, Dekalb, IL 60115, Phone: (815) 758-6822, Students: 4 )

Academic Libraries In Dekalb County, Illinois

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Dekalb County, Illinois

  • Clinton Township Public Library


    110 South Elm Street, Waterman, IL 60556

  • Cortland Community Library


    63 South Somonauk Road, Cortland, IL 60112

  • Dekalb Public Library


    309 Oak Street, Dekalb, IL 60115

  • Flewellin Memorial Library


    108 West Comanche, Shabbona, IL 60550

  • Genoa Public Library District


    232 West Main Street, Genoa, IL 60135

  • Hinckley Public Library District


    100 North Maple Street, Hinckley, IL 60520

  • Kirkland Public Library


    513 West Main Street, Kirkland, IL 60146

  • Malta Township Public Library


    203 East Adams Street, Malta, IL 60150

  • Sandwich District Library


    107 East Center Street, Sandwich, IL 60548

  • Somonauk Public Library District


    700 East Lasalle Street, Somonauk, IL 60552

  • Sycamore Public Library


    103 East State Street, Sycamore, IL 60178

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Dekalb County, Illinois


  • Anthropology Museum Of Northern Illinois University


    Stevens Building, Niu, Dekalb, IL 60115
    http://www.niu.edu/anthro_museum

  • Art Station Inc


    Po Box 1998, Stone Mountain, GA 30083

  • Assoc To Restore City Hall Inc


    144 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL 60548
    http://www.sandwich.il.us

  • Carlton-carew Ep Foundation Inc


    5724 Rutland Trace, Lithonia, GA 30058

  • Cartooning For Peace - America Inc


    1860 Montreal Road, Tucker, GA 30084

  • Cosaan Foundation Inc


    4362 Azalea Walk, Ellenwood, GA 30294

  • Decatur Preservation Alliance


    Po Box 1764, Decatur, GA 30030

  • Dekalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association Inc


    111 S 2d St, Dekalb, IL 60115

  • Dekalb County Board Of Education


    1701 Mountain Industrial Blvd, Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    http://www.dekalb.k12.ga.us/

  • Dekalb County Historical Society


    Po Box 295, Sycamore, IL 60178

  • Dekalb County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 467, Maysville, MO 64469

  • Dekalb Historical Society


    101 East Court Square, Decatur, GA 30030

  • Dekalb Historicial Society Inc


    101 E Court Sq, Decatur, GA 30030
    http://www.dekalbhistory.org

  • Discovering Stone Mtn Museum


    6867 James B Rivers Dr, Stone Mountain, GA 30083
    http://www.stonemountainpark.com

  • Dobbins Chapel Foundation Inc


    4549 Village Dr, Atlanta, GA 30338

  • Dunwoody Preservation Tr Inc


    Po Box 888658, Atlanta, GA 30338

  • Ellwood House Association Inc


    509 N 1st St, Dekalb, IL 60115
    http://www.ellwoodhouse.org

  • Ellwood House Museum


    509 North First Street, Dekalb, IL 60115

  • Emory University


    1599 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322

  • Georgia Chapter Of The American Chestnut Foundation


    1952 Huntington Hall Ct, Atlanta, GA 30338

  • Georgia Chapter Of The Eighth Air Force Historical Society


    1529 Delia Dr, Decatur, GA 30033

  • Georgia Hosta Society Inc


    526 Kings Bridge Ne, Atlanta, GA 30329

  • Georgia Museum Of Transportation & Industry Inc


    Po Box 2746, Decatur, GA 30030

  • Global Health Odessey Museum


    1600 Clifton Rd Ne, Atlanta, GA 30329

  • Hinckley Historical Society


    Po Box 486, Hinckley, IL 60520

  • Historic Brookhaven Foundation Inc


    4060 Peachtree Rd Ste D Pmb 427, Atlanta, GA 30319

  • Joseph F Glidden Homestead And Historical Center


    921 W Lincoln Hwv, Dekalb, IL 60115
    http://www.gliddenhomestead.org

  • Kishwaukee Valley Heritage Society


    700 Park Ave, Genoa, IL 60135

  • L B Olmstead Trust


    S Depot, Somonauk, IL 60552
    http://www.somonaukcommerce.org

  • Lee-stelzer Heritage Research Museum Inc


    372 Sisson Ave Ne, Atlanta, GA 30317

  • Malta Historical And Genealogical Society


    127 N Third Street Po Box 171, Malta, IL 60150

  • Matt Wilson High School Class Of 1965 Alumni Association Inc


    929 Stonemill Manor, Lithonia, GA 30058

  • Michael C. Carlos Museum


    Emory University, 571 S Kilgo Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322

  • Midwest Museum Of Natural History


    425 W State St, Sycamore, IL 60178
    http://www.mmnh.org

  • Museum Of Music Inc


    Po Box 133014, Atlanta, GA 30322

  • Museum School Parent Teacher Organization


    923 Forrest Blvd, Decatur, GA 30030

  • Niu Art Museum


    116 Altgeld Hall, Dekalb, IL 60115
    http://www.niu.edu/artmuseum

  • North Georgia Live Steamers Inc


    Po Box 1809, Stone Mountain, GA 30087

  • Northern Illinois University Art Museum


    116 Altgeld Hall, Dekalb, IL 60115
    http://www.niu.edu/artmuseum/

  • Northern Illinois University Foundation


    , Dekalb, IL 60115

  • Olmstead Memorial Museum Inc


    Po Box 411, Somonauk, IL 60552

  • Phi Gamma Dela Landmark Preservation Assocation


    3281 Commerce Dr, Dekalb, IL 60115

  • Preservation Of Egyptian Theatre Inc


    Po Box 385, Dekalb, IL 60115
    http://egyptiantheatre.org

  • Sable Arm In Acts Of Valor Inc


    Po Box 8706060, Stone Mountain, GA 30087

  • Sandwich Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 82, Sandwich, IL 60548

  • Settlers Memorial Cemetery Preservation Inc


    Po Box 1206, Pine Lake, GA 30072

  • Shabbona Lee And Rollo Historical Museum


    119 W Comanche St, Shabbona, IL 60550
    http://rootswebh.ancestry.com/`ilslrhm

  • Shabonna Lee Rollo Local Hstry


    119 W Comanche Ave, Shabbona, IL 60550

  • Sights & Sounds Black Cultural Expo Inc


    Po Box 1538, Stone Mountain, GA 30083

  • Stone Mill Museum


    315 E Railroad St, Sandwich, IL 60548

  • Stone Mountain Historic Society Inc


    Po Box 71, Stone Mountain, GA 30083

  • Sycamore Historical Society


    Po Box 502, Sycamore, IL 60178

  • Walker County-african American Historical & Alumni Associati


    Po Box 361358, Decatur, GA 30035

  • Waterman Area Heritage Society


    180 W Lincoln Hwy, Waterman, IL 60556

  • Woodlands Garden Of Decatur Inc


    932 Scott Blvd, Decatur, GA 30030

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Dekalb County, 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 Dekalb County, Illinois.

Area Features of Dekalb County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Aero Lake Estates Airport   (2) Anderson Airport Historical   (3) Ballek Landing Area Historical   (4) Colonial Acres Airport   (5) De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport   (6) Diedrich Airport Historical   (7) George Airport   (8) Harold Bunger Airport Historical   (9) Hinckley Airport   (10) Hoffman Airport Historical   (11) Hospital Heliport   (12) Jack W Watson Airport   (13) Johnson Airport   (14) Kishwaukee Comm Health Heliport   (15) Marx V Stott Airport Historical   (16) Ramme Airport Historical   (17) Richard C Watson Airport Historical   (18) Rotstein Airport   (19) Ruder Airport   (20) Sandwich Airport Historical   (21) Uncle Chuck S Airport   (22) Vodden Airport   (23) Wade Airport   (24) Walnut Creek Airport   (25) Walter Airport   (26) Warren Airport Historical   (27) Warren Landing Strip Historical   (28) Willadae Farms Airport   (29) Willis Airport Historical   (30) Woodlake Landing  

Area


(1) Moose Range Park Historical  

Building


(1) A - Tec Ambulance   (2) Adams Hall   (3) Altgeld Hall   (4) Anderson Hall   (5) Boutell Memorial Concert Hall   (6) Center For Black Studies   (7) Chick Evans Field House   (8) Cole Hall   (9) Cortland Fire Department   (10) Cortland Police Department   (11) Davis Hall   (12) Dekalb County Administration Building   (13) Dekalb County Courthouse   (14) Dekalb County Jail   (15) Dekalb County Public Safety Building   (16) Dekalb County Sheriff S Office   (17) Dekalb Fire Department Station 1   (18) Dekalb Fire Department Station 2   (19) Dekalb Fire Department Station 3   (20) Dekalb Police Department   (21) Dorland Building   (22) Douglas Hall   (23) Dusable Hall   (24) East Heating Plant   (25) Faraday Hall   (26) Faraday Hall West   (27) Founders Memorial Library   (28) Gabel Hall   (29) Genoa - Kingston Ambulance   (30) Genoa - Kingston Fire Protection District Station 1   (31) Genoa - Kingston Fire Protection District Station 2   (32) Genoa Police Department   (33) Gilbert Hall   (34) Graham Hall   (35) Grant Towers North   (36) Grant Towers South   (37) Haish Memorial Library   (38) Hinckley Fire Protection District   (39) Hinckley Police Department   (40) Holmes Student Center   (41) Jack Olson Gallery   (42) Kirkland Fire Protection District   (43) Kirkland Police Department   (44) Kishwaukee Hall   (45) Lincoln Hall   (46) Lowden Hall   (47) Malta Fire Protection District   (48) Malta Police Department   (49) Mcmurry Hall   (50) Montgomery Hall   (51) Neptune Central Hall   (52) Neptune East Hall   (53) Neptune North Hall   (54) Neptune West Hall   (55) Pine Acres Rest Home   (56) Reavis Hall   (57) Ridge Ambulance Service   (58) Sandwich City Hall   (59) Sandwich Community Fire Protection District   (60) Sandwich Police Department   (61) Sandwich Township Public Library   (62) Shabbona Volunteer Fire Department   (63) Somonauk Community Fire Protection District   (64) Somonauk Police Department   (65) Stevens Building   (66) Stevenson Towers North   (67) Stevenson Towers South   (68) Still Gymnasium   (69) Still Hall   (70) Swen Parson Hall   (71) Sycamore Community Center   (72) Sycamore Fire Department   (73) Sycamore Municipal Building   (74) Sycamore Police Department   (75) Sycamore Public Library   (76) Tom Kennedy Recycling Center   (77) Village Of Kingston Police   (78) Waterman City Hall   (79) Waterman Fire Protection District   (80) Watson Hall   (81) West Heating Plant   (82) Williston Hall   (83) Wirtz Hall   (84) Zulauf Hall  

Canal


(1) Union Ditch Number 1  

Cemetery


(1) Afton Center Cemetery   (2) Ault Road Cemetery   (3) Barron Cemetery   (4) Benard Cemetery   (5) Charter Grove Cemetery   (6) Charter Oak Cemetery   (7) Community Methodist Cemetery   (8) Elmwood Cemetery   (9) English Cemetery   (10) Evergreen Cemetery   (11) Fairview Park Cemetery   (12) Genoa Cemetery   (13) Greenview Cemetery   (14) Greenwood Cemetery   (15) Hick S Mill Cemetery   (16) Hudson Cemetery   (17) Immauel Lutheran Cemetery   (18) Johnson Grove Cemetery   (19) Kingston Cemetery   (20) Lanan Cemetery   (21) Malta Cemetery   (22) Maple Cemetery   (23) Mayfield Cemetery   (24) Miller Cemetery   (25) Mound Rest Cemetery   (26) Mount Carmel Sycamore Cemetery   (27) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (28) Ney Cemetery   (29) North Clinton Cemetery   (30) North Kingston Cemetery   (31) Oak Mound Cemetery   (32) Oaklawn Cemetery   (33) Oakridge Cemetery   (34) Ohio Grove Cemetery   (35) Pine Hill Cemetery   (36) Pleasant Street Cemetery   (37) Rose Hill Cemetery   (38) Saint John Catholic Cemetery   (39) Saint John Lutheran Cemetery   (40) Saint Marys Catholic Dekalb Cemetery   (41) Saint Paul S Catholic Cemetery   (42) Sandy Bluff Cemetery   (43) South Grove Cemetery   (44) Van Olindas Cemetery   (45) Vanderburgh Cemetery   (46) Victor Cemetery   (47) Whitmore Cemetery  

Census


(1) Lake Holiday Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bethany Baptist Church   (2) Bethel Assembly Of God Church   (3) Bethlehem Lutheran Church   (4) Evangelical Lutheran Church Of Saint John   (5) Faith Tabernacle Church   (6) Faith United Methodist Church   (7) Federated Church   (8) First Baptist Church Of Dekalb   (9) First Baptist Church Of Genoa   (10) First Congregational United Church Of Christ   (11) First Lutheran Church   (12) Foursquare Gospel Church   (13) Grace Community Fellowship Church   (14) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (15) Mayfield Church   (16) Ney Church Historical   (17) North Avenue Baptist Church   (18) Northside Baptist Church   (19) Northwest United Church   (20) Open Bible Church   (21) Pierce Community Church   (22) Presbyterian Church Of Waterman   (23) Saint Catherine Church   (24) Saint Mary Catholic Church   (25) Saint Marys Catholic Church   (26) Saint Pauls United Church Of Christ   (27) Saint Peters Episcopal Church   (28) Salem Lutheran Church   (29) Somonauk Church   (30) Sycamore Baptist Church   (31) The Israel Of Gods Church   (32) Trinity Lutheran Church   (33) United Methodist Church Of Dekalb   (34) Waterman Bible Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Dekalb   (2) City Of Genoa   (3) City Of Sandwich   (4) City Of Sycamore   (5) Dekalb County   (6) Town Of Cortland   (7) Township Of Afton   (8) Township Of Clinton   (9) Township Of Cortland   (10) Township Of Dekalb   (11) Township Of Franklin   (12) Township Of Genoa   (13) Township Of Kingston   (14) Township Of Malta   (15) Township Of Mayfield   (16) Township Of Milan   (17) Township Of Pierce   (18) Township Of Sandwich   (19) Township Of Shabbona   (20) Township Of Somonauk   (21) Township Of South Grove   (22) Township Of Squaw Grove   (23) Township Of Sycamore   (24) Township Of Victor   (25) Village Of Hinckley   (26) Village Of Kingston   (27) Village Of Kirkland   (28) Village Of Malta   (29) Village Of Shabbona   (30) Village Of Somonauk   (31) Village Of Waterman  

Dam


(1) Buck Lake Dam   (2) Lake Holiday Dam   (3) Lake Prestbury Dam   (4) Shabbona Lake Dam  

Forest


(1) Chief Shabbona County Forest Preserve   (2) Russell Forest Preserve  

Hospital


(1) Ben Gorden Community Mental Heath Center   (2) Kindred Hospital In Sycamore   (3) Kishwaukee Community Hospital   (4) Valley West Community Hospital   (5) Vencor Hospital  

Lake


(1) Parris Lake   (2) Sononauk Lake Historical  

Locale


(1) Burke Farm   (2) Camp Rotary Mcqueen   (3) Chase Historical   (4) Chief Shabbona Historical Site   (5) Dekalb County Landfill   (6) Dekalb County Nursing Home   (7) Dekalb Tollway Oasis   (8) Edgebrook Country Club   (9) Heisner Dairy Farm   (10) Henrietta Historical   (11) Holly Hock Farms   (12) Honey Hill Orchard   (13) Indian Oaks Country Club   (14) Johnson Farm   (15) Jonamac Orchards   (16) Kauffman Poultry Farm   (17) Nordic Farms   (18) Ohio Grove Grange   (19) Shabbona Grove Picnic Area   (20) Sommonauk Point Picnic Area   (21) Sycamore Golf Course   (22) Three Fires Picnic Area   (23) Timber Edge Farm  

Mine


(1) Fairdale Quarry   (2) Sears Quarry  

Park


(1) Community Park   (2) Hopkins Park   (3) Huntley Park   (4) Huskie Stadium   (5) J Walter Becker Memorial Park   (6) Katz Park   (7) Knights Park   (8) Liberty Park   (9) Lions Park   (10) Macqueen Forest Preserve   (11) Mccormack Park   (12) P A Nehring Forest Preserve   (13) Pioneer Park   (14) Prairie Oaks Forest Preserve   (15) Sandwich Memorial Park   (16) Saunnak Forest Preserve   (17) Shabbona Lake State Recreational Area   (18) Shipman Park   (19) Sycamore Historic District   (20) Sycamore Swimming Pool   (21) Wetzel Park   (22) Wilkinson - Renwick Marsh Nature Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Afton Center   (2) Charter Grove   (3) Clare   (4) Colvin Park   (5) Cortland   (6) Dekalb   (7) Edgebrook Mobile Home Park   (8) Elva   (9) Esmond   (10) Evergreen Village Mobile Home Park   (11) Fairdale   (12) Five Points   (13) Franks   (14) Genoa   (15) Herbert   (16) Hinckley   (17) Kingston   (18) Kirkland   (19) Lake Holiday   (20) Malta   (21) Mcgirr   (22) Sandwich   (23) Shabbona   (24) Shabbona Grove   (25) Somonauk   (26) Sycamore   (27) Waterman   (28) Wilkinson  

Post Office


(1) Dekalb Post Office   (2) Dustin Post Office Historical   (3) Pierceville Post Office Historical   (4) Ross Grove Post Office Historical   (5) Sandwich Post Office   (6) South Grove Post Office Historical   (7) South Riley Post Office Historical   (8) Sycamore Post Office   (9) Van Buren Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Buck Lake   (2) East Lagoon   (3) Lake Holiday   (4) Lake Prestbury   (5) Lorusso Lagoon   (6) Shabbona Lake  

School


(1) Afton School Historical   (2) Aldrich School Historical   (3) Alms School Historical   (4) Alsthon School Historical   (5) Anderson School Historical   (6) Arbuckle School Historical   (7) Baker School Historical   (8) Base Line School Historical   (9) Bell School Historical   (10) Bemis School Historical   (11) Binder School Historical   (12) Bovee School Historical   (13) Brookside School Historical   (14) Brown School Historical   (15) Brush Point School Historical   (16) Canada School Historical   (17) Carlton School Historical   (18) Center School Historical   (19) Central School   (20) Chamberlain School Historical   (21) Charter Grove School Historical   (22) Charter Oak School Historical   (23) Chesebro Elementary School   (24) Clarke School Historical   (25) Clinton Rosette Middle School   (26) Coleman School Historical   (27) Collidge School Historical   (28) Colton School Historical   (29) Coltonville School Historical   (30) Cortland Elementary School   (31) Countryman School Historical   (32) Coy School Historical   (33) Crane School Historical   (34) Cronktown School Historical   (35) Davenport Elementary School   (36) Davis School Historical   (37) Deitrich School Historical   (38) Dekalb High School   (39) Derby Line School Historical   (40) Dixon School Historical   (41) Dreischmeir School Historical   (42) Dresser School Historical   (43) Dummer Attendence Center   (44) Dustin School Historical   (45) Ellwood School   (46) Evans School Historical   (47) Farley School Historical   (48) Fay School Historical   (49) Five Points School Historical   (50) Forest Eagle School Historical   (51) Franklin School Historical   (52) Freeland School Historical   (53) Gallagher School Historical   (54) Genoa Center School Historical   (55) Genoa Middle School   (56) Genoa-kingston High School   (57) Gibson School Historical   (58) Glidden School   (59) Gormley School Historical   (60) Granart School Historical   (61) Greenhow School Historical   (62) Greenway School Historical   (63) Gunn School Historical   (64) Haish School   (65) Hays School Historical   (66) Hiawatha Elementary School   (67) Hiawatha High School   (68) Hickey School Historical   (69) Hickory Grove School Historical   (70) Hinckley Elementary School   (71) Hinckley-big Rock High School   (72) Hipple School Historical   (73) Hix School Historical   (74) Horan School Historical   (75) Hubbard School Historical   (76) Hueber School Historical   (77) Huntley Middle School   (78) Immanuel School Historical   (79) Indian Creek High School   (80) Indian Creek Middle School   (81) Indian Valley Vocational Center   (82) Java School Historical   (83) Jefferson School   (84) Johnson School Historical   (85) Kingston Grade School   (86) Kishwaukee College   (87) Lacey School Historical   (88) Latimer School Historical   (89) Linch School Historical   (90) Lincoln School   (91) Littlejohn Elementary School   (92) Love School Historical   (93) Lovell School Historical   (94) Lynn G Haskin Elementary School   (95) Malta Grade School   (96) Malta High School   (97) Mcgirr School Historical   (98) Milan School Historical   (99) Mount Hunger School Historical   (100) Nelson School Historical   (101) Newman School   (102) Ney School Historical   (103) North Elementary School   (104) North Grove School Historical   (105) North Kingston School Historical   (106) Northern Illinois University   (107) Notre Dame School   (108) Oak Glen School Historical   (109) Olmstead School Historical   (110) Open Hands Preschool   (111) Parke School Historical   (112) Person School Historical   (113) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (114) Pooler School Historical   (115) Post School Historical   (116) Powers School Historical   (117) Prairie View Elementary School   (118) Quilhot School Historical   (119) Reed School Historical   (120) Renwick School Historical   (121) Rinegar School Historical   (122) Rundown School Historical   (123) Saint Marys School   (124) Sandwich High School   (125) Sawyer School Historical   (126) Schandelmeir School Historical   (127) Scrivens School Historical   (128) Shabbona Elementary School   (129) Shannon School Historical   (130) Slade School Historical   (131) Somonauk Grade School   (132) Somonauk Junior-senior High School   (133) Somonauk School Historical   (134) South Grove School Historical   (135) South Riley School Historical   (136) South School   (137) Southeast Elementary School   (138) Stone School Historical   (139) Strawberry Patch Christian Pre-school   (140) Stuartville School Historical   (141) Suppes School Historical   (142) Suydam School Historical   (143) Swift School Historical   (144) Sycamore High School   (145) Sycamore Junior High School   (146) Tyler Elementary School   (147) Vandeburg School Historical   (148) W W Woodbury Elementary School   (149) Ward School Historical   (150) Waterman Community Consolidated School   (151) Waterman Elementary School   (152) Waterman High School   (153) Waterman Middle School   (154) West Elementary School   (155) Wiltberger School Historical   (156) Wormley School Historical   (157) Ziegler School Historical  

Stream


(1) Battle Creek   (2) Buck Branch   (3) Bull Run   (4) Deer Creek   (5) East Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River   (6) Haines Creek   (7) Kingsbury Creek   (8) Middle Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River   (9) North Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River   (10) Owens Creek   (11) South Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River  

Tower


(1) Wdek-fm Dekalb   (2) Wdkb-fm Dekalb   (3) Wlbk-am Dekalb   (4) Wsqr-am Sycamore  

Trail


(1) Touch The Earth Trail  

Woods


(1) Charter Grove   (2) Prichards Grove   (3) Ross Grove  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Dekalb County, Illinois

60115 (pop. 42,372) 60178 (pop. 16,477) 60548 (pop. 11,054)
60135 (pop. 6,007) 60552 (pop. 3,824) 60520 (pop. 2,770)
60145 (pop. 2,591) 60146 (pop. 2,238) 60556 (pop. 1,797)
60150 (pop. 1,677) 60550 (pop. 1,445) 60112 (pop. 1,294)
60111 (pop. 305) 60129 (pop. 291)  


Counties Nearby Dekalb County, Illinois

Kane County, IL  (pop. 521,561) 20.7 Miles
Kendall County, IL  (pop. 118,045) 24.0 Miles
Boone County, IL  (pop. 54,013) 28.2 Miles
Ogle County, IL  (pop. 52,796) 30.6 Miles
Lee County, IL  (pop. 35,169) 32.7 Miles
Winnebago County, IL  (pop. 292,054) 33.5 Miles
Mchenry County, IL  (pop. 307,684) 33.9 Miles
Dupage County, IL  (pop. 927,775) 34.9 Miles
La Salle County, IL  (pop. 111,509) 40.0 Miles
Will County, IL  (pop. 681,537) 44.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Dekalb County, Illinois

815



Elevation in Dekalb County, Illinois is 906.0 ft. (276.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Dekalb County, Illinois

Lat: 41.897263 N        Long: -88.739318 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,580   (3.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,540   (3.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 2,450   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 4,192   (9.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 4,699   (10.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 5,119   (11.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 6,410   (14.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 3,990   (9.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,978   (4.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2,013   (4.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 909   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 709   (1.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 3,891   (9.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 3,855   (8.9%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,908

1 vehicle available : 7,569

2 vehicles available : 1,134

3 vehicles available : 112

4 or more vehicles available : 101

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 593

1 vehicle available : 2,752

2 vehicles available : 6,978

3 vehicles available : 1,206

4 or more vehicles available : 454

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 190

1 vehicle available : 1,249

2 vehicles available : 2,850

3 vehicles available : 1,852

4 or more vehicles available : 462

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 199

1 vehicle available : 1,006

2 vehicles available : 3,695

3 vehicles available : 2,066

4 or more vehicles available : 1,063


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

1-person household:

No workers : 5,292

1 worker : 5,532

2-person household:

No workers : 3,040

1 worker : 3,996

2 workers : 4,947

3-person household:

No workers : 706

1 worker : 2,051

2 workers : 2,643

3 workers : 1,203

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 465

1 worker : 2,921

2 workers : 3,226

3 or more workers : 1,417


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 38,153

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 4,884

In 3-person carpool : 461

In 4-person carpool : 180

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 190

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 71

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 954

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 93

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 66

Bicycle : 666

Walked : 2,370

Other means : 201

Worked at home : 1,527


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 2,837

5 to 9 minutes : 8,017

10 to 14 minutes : 8,123

15 to 19 minutes : 6,366

20 to 24 minutes : 3,764

25 to 29 minutes : 1,817

30 to 34 minutes : 3,849

35 to 39 minutes : 1,211

40 to 44 minutes : 2,422

45 to 59 minutes : 4,592

60 to 89 minutes : 3,961

90 or more minutes : 1,330


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Dekalb County, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 7,588  (31.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,082  (12.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4,170  (17.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 220  (0.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4,243  (17.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 7,432  (34.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 3,837  (17.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 8,055  (37.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 24  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 141  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Dekalb County, Illinois

Employed: 52,893
Unemployed: 2,153



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Dekalb County, Illinois

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 32.7%
  • Other: 67.3%



Water Usage In Dekalb County, Illinois

Ground Water

 
Fresh 10.83 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 10.83 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 816 Farms In Dekalb County, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Dekalb County, Illinois

First National Bank Of Omaha - 9 Branches


    Bank Assets: $147.8m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 123

Resource Bank, National Association - 9 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

The National Bank & Trust Company Of Sycamore - 7 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

Heartland Bank And Trust Company - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $10.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 58

American Midwest Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

First State Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.5m
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 240

Fifth Third Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $260.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,348

Tcf National Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $37.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 383

Associated Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $25.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 236

Pnc Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $316.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2,821

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Dekalb County, Illinois

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 2.9 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)

  • Aurora Municipal


    (about 16.3 miles in Sugar Grove, Illinois; Airport Code: AUZ)

  • Du Page County


    (about 25.4 miles in Northwoods, Illinois; Airport Code: DPA)

  • Chicago/Rockford International


    (about 27.5 miles in Rockford, Illinois; Airport Code: RFD)

  • Lewis University


    (about 38.7 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: LOT)

  • Lewis University


    (about 38.7 miles in Homer Glen, Illinois; Airport Code: II2)

  • Chicago O'Hare International


    (about 43.2 miles in Amf O'hare, Illinois; Airport Code: ORD)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 43.3 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Palwaukee Municipal


    (about 45.5 miles in Prospect Heights, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)

  • Pal/Waukee


    (about 45.5 miles in Prospect Heights, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)

  • Chicago Executive


    (about 45.5 miles in Wheeling, Illinois; Airport Code: PWK)

  • Glenview NAS


    (about 49.0 miles in Glenview, Illinois; Airport Code: NBU)

  • Albertus


    (about 49.5 miles in Baileyville, Illinois; Airport Code: FEP)

  • Whiteside County-Jos H. Bittorf Field


    (about 49.7 miles in Rock Falls, Illinois; Airport Code: SQI)

  • Chicago Metropolitan Area


    (about 50.6 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CHI)

  • Chicago Midway International


    (about 51.4 miles in Bedford Park, Illinois; Airport Code: MDW)

  • Rock County


    (about 52.1 miles in Afton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: JVL)

  • Southern Wisconsin Regional


    (about 52.3 miles in Afton, Wisconsin; Airport Code: JVL)

  • Americana


    (about 52.7 miles in Springfield, Wisconsin; Airport Code: XES)

  • Waukegan Regional


    (about 57.5 miles in Beach Park, Illinois; Airport Code: UGN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Dekalb County, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.61%

Carpooled

9.38%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.00%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.02%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.29%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.02%

Motorcycle

0.07%

Bicycle

0.74%

Walked

6.75%

Other Means

0.82%

Worked At Home

3.29%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Dekalb County, 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 By Tenure
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13,946

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,907

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 868

Renter-occupied housing units : 773

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,519

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,670

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5,765

Renter-occupied housing units : 8,991


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 2,574

Householder 35 to 44 years : 3,347

Householder 45 to 54 years : 4,398

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,785

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,313

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,191

Householder 75 years and over : 476

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 229

Householder 35 to 44 years : 363

Householder 45 to 54 years : 986

Householder 55 to 59 years : 698

Householder 60 to 64 years : 959

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,752

Householder 75 years and over : 2,027


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Less than 10.0 percent : 281

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 811

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,832

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,634

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,607

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 1,491

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 758

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,038

50.0 percent or more : 5,431

Not computed : 458


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Dekalb County, Illinois)

Built 2010 or later : $157,900

Built 2000 to 2009 : $180,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $195,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $200,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $148,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $161,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $136,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $133,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $147,500


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Dekalb County, Illinois: 61.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Dekalb County, 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 310 310 $40,606,100
  Two Family 2 4 $415,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 13 98 $4,924,000
  Total

325 412 $45,945,100
2000        
  Single Family 317 317 $45,467,255
  Two Family 43 86 $5,641,961
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $187,056
  Five or More Family 18 167 $8,551,000
  Total

379 574 $59,847,272
2001        
  Single Family 396 396 $50,733,927
  Two Family 14 28 $2,163,000
  Three and Four Family 14 56 $3,121,616
  Five or More Family 16 198 $11,178,500
  Total

440 678 $67,197,043
2002        
  Single Family 557 557 $71,743,801
  Two Family 3 6 $522,000
  Three and Four Family 3 11 $788,500
  Five or More Family 7 59 $2,567,000
  Total

570 633 $75,621,301
2003        
  Single Family 668 668 $93,772,640
  Two Family 3 6 $703,000
  Three and Four Family 4 15 $1,136,850
  Five or More Family 3 24 $1,165,000
  Total

678 713 $96,777,490
2004        
  Single Family 496 496 $83,815,609
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 17 68 $4,426,729
  Five or More Family 2 14 $940,000
  Total

515 578 $89,182,338
2005        
  Single Family 1,059 1,059 $176,749,943
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 30 118 $8,551,500
  Five or More Family 25 191 $9,299,000
  Total

1,114 1,368 $194,600,443
2006        
  Single Family 499 499 $93,383,081
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 12 48 $3,284,465
  Five or More Family 12 99 $5,067,000
  Total

523 646 $101,734,546


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (DeKalb County, IL): $45,828
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (DeKalb County): $133,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Dekalb County, Illinois

Utility Gas: 73.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.4%
Electricity: 17.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Dekalb County, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 1.83%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 8.48%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 87.58%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 2.11%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (DeKalb County): $577
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (DeKalb County): $826


(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 Dekalb County, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Dekalb County, Illinois

Dekalb County Health Departmen


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

Midwest Healthcare Associates


     Address: 1660 North Farnsworth Avenue, Aurora, Illinois 60505
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/28/1996

Care For Life Home Health


     Address: 1710 Randall Road, Suite 170, Elgin, Illinois 60123
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/9/2007

Ledman Health Care, Inc


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

Visiting Nurse Association Of


     Address: 400 North Highland Avenue, Aurora, Illinois 60506
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Dekalb County, Illinois

Kishwaukee Community Hospital


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

Valley West Community Hospital


     Address: 11 East Pleasant Avenue, Sandwich, Illinois 60548
     Hospital Type: Critical Access 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

Provena Mercy Medical Center


     Address: 1325 N Highland Avenue, Aurora, Illinois 60506
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Delnor Community Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Dekalb County, Illinois

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%

Dekalb County Rehab & Nursing


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

Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion


     Address: 515 North Main, Sandwich, Illinois 60548
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 94
     Percent Occupied: 83%

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Dekalb County, Illinois

Name: Byron
Address: 4450 North German Church Road; Byron, IL 61010
Distance: 33 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Dekalb County, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 8,800
    Disabled Workers: 1,360
    Widowers Workers: 1,230
    Spouses Workers: 565
    Children Workers: 1,020


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Dekalb County, Illinois


Charges


All Other: $6,820,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Health & Hospitals: $2,210,000
Housing & Community Development: $200,000
Public Welfare: $26,000
All Other: $545,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $6,820,000
Health & Hospitals: $8,517,000
Highways: $1,558,000
Housing & Community Development: $42,000
Public Welfare: $13,000
All Other: $116,000


Local Intergovernmental


Health & Hospitals: $478,000
All Other: $2,205,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $1,700,000
Corrections - Other: $155,000
Financial Administration: $450,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $4,757,000
Central Staff Services: $1,112,000
General Public Buildings: $897,000
Health Services - Other: $5,141,000
Regular Highways: $2,493,000
Natural Resources - Other: $426,000
Parks & Recreation: $608,000
Police Protection: $4,217,000
Welfare Institutions: $8,826,000
Welfare - Other: $2,212,000
General - Other: $1,734,000


Construction


Welfare Institutions: $159,000


Other Capital Outlay


Central Staff: $749,000
Regular Highways: $2,007,000
Natural Resource - Other: $81,000
Parks & Recreation: $81,000
Police Protection: $259,000
Welfare Institutions: $447,000


General


Interest On Debt: $568,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


General: $1,581,000


Tax


Property: $13,842,000
Other Selective Sales: $221,000
Other License: $557,000
Death & Gift: $35,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $929,000
Fines & Forfeits: $966,000
General Revenue, Nec: $904,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $2,632,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $45,428,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $19,787,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,155,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $870,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $16,110,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,825,000


(updated 2006)



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 Dekalb County, 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 )
  • Kendall County , IL 0.52 % ($42,933 AGI )
  • Ogle County , IL 0.40 % ($36,879 AGI )
  • Mchenry County , IL 0.38 % ($41,100 AGI )
  • Winnebago County , IL 0.37 % ($29,643 AGI )
  • La Salle County , IL 0.34 % ($36,899 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.29 % ($35,637 AGI )
  • Lake County , IL 0.20 % ($31,768 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 )
  • Ogle County , IL 0.65 % ($42,005 AGI )
  • Winnebago County , IL 0.47 % ($30,962 AGI )
  • Kendall County , IL 0.45 % ($35,539 AGI )
  • La Salle County , IL 0.41 % ($35,870 AGI )
  • Mchenry County , IL 0.27 % ($39,731 AGI )
  • Will County , IL 0.22 % ($37,311 AGI )
  • Lee County , IL 0.19 % ($42,692 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 Dekalb County, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Dekalb County, Illinois


On 04/21/1967, a tornado touched down 2.03 miles from the center of Dekalb County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 07/10/1959, a tornado touched down 2.47 miles from the center of Dekalb County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 05/18/1982, a tornado touched down 3.43 miles from the center of Dekalb County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/24/2004, a tornado touched down 4.97 miles from the center of Dekalb County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/10/2004, a tornado touched down 5.57 miles from the center of Dekalb County, Illinois. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.





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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 Dekalb County, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

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)



Jails in Dekalb County, Illinois


  • De Kalb County Jail


    150 North Main Street, Sycamore, IL 60178
    Capacity: 89
    Confined: 90
    Avg. Population: 90
    Year Built: 1980
    Year Renovated: 1999


(updated 2006)



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