Garden Prairie, IL

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Garden Prairie Profile


Overview

Garden Prairie is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 355 people and just one neighborhood, Garden Prairie is the 775th largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Garden Prairie was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Garden Prairie, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.93% of Garden Prairie’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Garden Prairie is a village of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Garden Prairie who work in sales jobs (27.59%), teaching (17.24%), and office and administrative support (8.62%).


Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Garden Prairie has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Garden Prairie has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Garden Prairie than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Garden Prairie may be for you.

One downside of living in Garden Prairie, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.79 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small village, Garden Prairie doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Garden Prairie Demographics

In terms of college education, Garden Prairie ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 3.68% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Garden Prairie in 2010 was $24,855, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,420 for a family of four.

Garden Prairie is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Garden Prairie home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Garden Prairie residents report their race to be White. Garden Prairie also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.24% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Garden Prairie include English, Irish, Italian, and Austrian.

The most common language spoken in Garden Prairie is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Garden Prairie 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Garden Prairie 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89

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Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Quality

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

BELVIDERE CUSD 100


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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
Belvidere North High School
9393 Beloit Rd
Belvidere, IL, 61008
09-12
Seth Whitman Elem School
8989 Beloit Rd
Belvidere, IL, 61008
PK-05
Belvidere Central Middle School
8787 Beloit Rd
Belvidere, IL, 61008
06-08
Meehan Elementary School
1401 E 6th St
Belvidere, IL, 61008
KG-05
Washington Academy School
1031 5th Ave
Belvidere, IL, 61008
PK-08
Perry Elem School
633 W Perry St
Belvidere, IL, 61008
KG-05
Lincoln Elem School
1011 Bonus Ave
Belvidere, IL, 61008
PK-05
Caledonia Elem School
2311 Randolph St
Caledonia, IL, 61011
PK-05
Belvidere South Middle School
919 E 6th St
Belvidere, IL, 61008
06-08
Belvidere High School
1500 East Ave
Belvidere, IL, 61008
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 54.2% 53.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.1% 51.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 2.2%

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HIAWATHA CUSD 426


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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
Hiawatha Elem School Prek-8
Po Box 428
Kirkland, IL, 60146
PK-08
Hiawatha High School
Po Box 428
Kirkland, IL, 60146
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 51.4% 53.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.7% 51.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.7% 2.2%

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