Ford Heights, IL

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Ford Heights Profile


Overview

Ford Heights is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,773 people and just one neighborhood, Ford Heights is the 436th largest community in Illinois.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some villages, Ford Heights isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ford Heights are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ford Heights is a village of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ford Heights who work in office and administrative support (13.53%), healthcare suport services (13.24%), and healthcare (12.09%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Ford Heights, even though it is a small village, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, village who have a need for low-cost transportation.

Ford Heights Demographics

The citizens of Ford Heights have a very low rate of college education: just 7.82% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.

The per capita income in Ford Heights in 2010 was $13,484, which is low income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $53,936 for a family of four. Ford Heights also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 45.23% of its population below the federal poverty line.

The people who call Ford Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ford Heights residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Ford Heights include Jamaican, Irish, Italian, and Nigerian.

The most common language spoken in Ford Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ford Heights 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Ford Heights 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Ford Heights 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

BLOOM TWP HSD 206


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Bloom High School
101 W 10 Th St
Chicago Heights, IL, 60411
09-12
Bloom Trail High School
22331 Cottage Grove Ave
Chicago Heights, IL, 60411
09-12
Dist 206 Alternative High School
100 W 10 Th St
Chicago Heights, IL, 60411
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 82.5% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 79.4% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 3.4%

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CCSD 168


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Wagoner Elem
1831 215 Th Pl
Sauk Village, IL, 60411
PK-02
Rickover Jr High School
22151 Torrence Ave
Sauk Village, IL, 60411
06-08
Strassburg Elem
2002 223 Rd St
Sauk Village, IL, 60411
03-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 73.8% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.7% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.1% 3.4%

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STEGER SD 194


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Columbia Central School
94 Richton Rd
Steger, IL, 60475
06-08
Eastview Elem School
3411 Hopkins St
Steger, IL, 60475
KG-05
Parkview Elem School
100 Richton Rd
Steger, IL, 60475
KG-05
Saukview Elem School
3341 Miller Ave
South Chicago Heights, IL, 60411
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.7% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.9% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 3.4%

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FORD HEIGHTS SD 169


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Medgar Evers Primary Academic Center
1101 E 10 Th St
Ford Heights, IL, 60411
PK-04
Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center
800 E 14 Th St
Ford Heights, IL, 60411
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 95.1% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 95.1% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.4%

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