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Marengo

  •   State: 
    Illinois
      County: 
    McHenry County
      City: 
    Marengo
      County all: 
    McHenry | DeKalb
      County FIPS: 
    17111 | 17037
      Coordinates: 
    42°15′03″N 88°36′18″W
      Area total: 
    8.90 sq mi (23.06 km²)
      Area land: 
    8.90 sq mi (23.06 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.00 sq mi (0.00 km²)
      Elevation: 
    833 ft (254 m)
      Established: 
    1835
  •   Latitude: 
    42,2447
      Longitude: 
    -88,6043
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    60152
      GMAP: 

    Marengo, McHenry County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
    7,568
      Population density: 
    850.15 residents per square mile of area (328.25/km²)
      Household income: 
    $61,550
      Households: 
    3,113
      Unemployment rate: 
    9.60%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.50%
      Income taxes: 
    3.00%

Marengo is a city in McHenry County, Illinois, United States on the Kishwaukee River. It lies approximately 60 miles west northwest of Chicago. Per the 2020 census, the population was 7,568. The city was first named Pleasant Grove after a grove of trees near the town site. The present name commemorates the Battle of Marengo. In June 2017, a house in the northwest suburbs exploded. The gas explosion set four houses on fire and damaged 50 more, nearly 20 of which were deemed "unlivable" Despite the extensive damage, no fatalities or serious injuries occurred; only two people were reported to have suffered minor injuries. The mayor, John Koziol, and a city council of eight aldermen are responsible for the city's government. In 2000, there were 6,355 people, 2,387 households, and 1,694 families residing in the city. In 2010, the city had a total area of 5.01 square miles (12.98 km²), all land. It has a circulation of 6,300 and is mailed to every home and business in the greater Marenengo and Union, Illinois area. It is located at 42°153N 88°3618W. The median income for a household in theCity was $50,214, and the median income. for a family was $57,209. About 3.9% of families and 4.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.5% of those under age 18.

Geography

Marengo is located at 42°153N 88°3618W.According to the 2010 census, Marengo has a total area of 5.01 square miles (12.98 km²) It is bordered by the Kishwaukee River, which runs through the center of the city. The city has a population of 2,816. It is located in the state of Wisconsin, and is part of the Wisconsin Dells region. The town's population was 2,716 in 2010. It has a GDP of $1.2 billion. It was the state's second-largest city in the 1990s, after Dells. It also has a high school, a college, a hospital, and a post office. The population of the town is 2,082. It had a population in the 2010 Census of 1,814. It's located in Wisconsin Deltas, a state in the U.S. bordering Wisconsin, Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Illinois. The area has a topography that is mostly flat, with a few hills and valleys. Its main streets are Grant Highway, State Street, Telegraph Street, and Kish Milwaukee River Road. The north edge of Marenga is bordering the Kisheswaukee River. The northern edge of the village is called the "Kishwaukee Valley" and is located near the town's center. Its population is 1,715. It lies on the Dells River, a river that flows through the town. It flows through a valley known as the "Dells River".

History

Marengo was first named Pleasant Grove after a grove of trees near the town site. The present name commemorates the Battle of Marengo. A post office was established in 1844. A gas explosion set four houses on fire and damaged 50 more, nearly 20 of which were deemed "unlivable" Despite the extensive damage, no fatalities or serious injuries occurred; only two people were reported to have suffered minor injuries. The explosion occurred in the early morning of June 11, 2017, at around 4:50 A.M., a house in the northwest suburbs exploded. The cause of the explosion is still under investigation, but is believed to be a gas leak. The blast caused extensive damage to the homes in the area, but no fatalities have been reported so far. It was the first gas explosion in the city in more than a decade, and the first in the suburbs since the city was founded in 1836. It also caused the city's first fire in nearly a century, which occurred in 1838. The city's last fire was in 1841, and it was followed by two more in 1842 and 1843. The town was named after a tree grove near the site of the original post office, Pleasant Grove. It is now known as Marenga, which means "place of trees" or "place where the trees grew" in Spanish. The current name of the town is "Pleasant Grove," which was first used in the 1844 post office.

Government

Marengo is governed by the mayor, John Koziol, and a city council of eight aldermen. The city is located in the northern part of the Czech Republic. It has a population of around 2,000. The mayor is a former mayor of the town of 1,000 people in the 1970s and 1980s. He was re-elected to a second term in 2008. The current mayor is also a former Mayor of Marengo in the 1980s and 1990s, and served two terms as mayor of Marnengo from 2000 to 2008. He is currently serving his third term as the mayor of Marenego and is a member of the city council of eight alders. He also served as mayor in the 1990s and 2000s, when the city was in a state of transition. He has a daughter and son-in-law who live in Marnegeo, a town in the north of the country, and is married to a woman who also lives in the town. The couple have a son, John, who was born in the early 1990s. They have a daughter who is now in her late 20s and a son who is in his early 30s. The town is home to about 1,500 people. It is located on the Czech River, which flows through the town to the north and the south. It also has a lake, which is used as a source of water for the city.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 6,355 people, 2,387 households, and 1,694 families residing in the city. The city's population was spread out, with 29.3% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 31.0% from 25 to 44, 19.2% from 45 to 64, and 12.0 per cent who were 65 years of age or older. The racial makeup of the city was 92.07% White, 0.30% African American, 0.,27% Native American,0.28% Asian, 0,02% Pacific Islander, 5.54% of other races, and1.53% of two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 13.00% of the population. The average household size was 2.64 and the average family size was 3.17. The median income was $50,214, and the median income for a family was $57,209. About 3.9% of families and 4.4 per cent of the residents were below the poverty line, including 5.4% of those under age 18 and 5.5% ofThose age 65 or over. The population density was 1,598.5 inhabitants per square mile (617.2/km²). There were 2,475 housing units at an average density of 622.6 per squaremile (240.4/km 2). The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females, there are 96.3 males.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Marengo, McHenry County, Illinois = 44.6. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 60. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 79. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Marengo = 3.4 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 7,568 individuals with a median age of 34.8 age the population grows by 18.42% in Marengo, McHenry County, Illinois population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 850.15 residents per square mile of area (328.25/km²). There are average 2.74 people per household in the 3,113 households with an average household income of $61,550 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 9.60% of the available work force and has dropped -4.37% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 21.66%. The number of physicians in Marengo per 100,000 population = 116.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Marengo = 33.6 inches and the annual snowfall = 30.9 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 98. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 190. 85 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 11.6 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 48, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Marengo, McHenry County, Illinois which are owned by the occupant = 65.50%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 33 years with median home cost = $151,570 and home appreciation of -18.91%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $19.70 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $4,753 per student. There are 18 students for each teacher in the school, 875 students for each Librarian and 1064 students for each Counselor. 5.79% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 9.65% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 4.92% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Marengo's population in McHenry County, Illinois of 2,005 residents in 1900 has increased 3,77-fold to 7,568 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 50.06% female residents and 49.94% male residents live in Marengo, McHenry County, Illinois.

    As of 2020 in Marengo, McHenry County, Illinois are married and the remaining 35.89% are single population.

  • 30.4 minutes is the average time that residents in Marengo require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    83.20% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 8.64% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 2.17% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 2.66% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Marengo, McHenry County, Illinois, 65.50% are owner-occupied homes, another 30.17% are rented apartments, and the remaining 4.33% are vacant.

  • The 46.49% of the population in Marengo, McHenry County, Illinois who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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