Kirkland, IL

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Kirkland Profile


Overview

Kirkland is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,729 people and just one neighborhood, Kirkland is the 516th largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Kirkland was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Kirkland economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Kirkland, where the median household income is $65,313.00.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Kirkland is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.77% of the Kirkland workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Kirkland is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Kirkland who work in office and administrative support (10.69%), management occupations (9.77%), and sales jobs (8.16%).

Setting & Lifestyle

In Kirkland, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.25 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Being a small village, Kirkland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Kirkland Demographics

The education level of Kirkland citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.67% of adults 25 and older in Kirkland have a college degree.

The per capita income in Kirkland in 2018 was $27,827, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $111,308 for a family of four. However, Kirkland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Kirkland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kirkland residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Kirkland include German, Irish, Polish, Italian, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in Kirkland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Kirkland, IL HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

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 about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 4
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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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1 in 246

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Kirkland VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Kirkland Property CRIMES

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National Median: 28.3
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Neighborhood Public School Data

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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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 about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Belvidere High School
1500 East Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008
09-12
Belvidere South Middle School
919 E 6th St
Belvidere, IL 61008
06-08
Genoa Elementary School
602 E Hill St
Genoa, IL 60135
03-05
Genoa-Kingston High School
980 Park Ave
Genoa, IL 60135
09-12
Genoa-Kingston Middle School
941 W Main St
Genoa, IL 60135
06-08
Hiawatha Elem School Prek-5
Po Box 428
Kirkland, IL 60146
PK-05
Hiawatha Jr/sr High School
Po Box 428
Kirkland, IL 60146
06-12
Kingston Elementary School
Po Box 37
Kingston, IL 60145
PK-02
Meehan Elementary School
1401 E 6th St
Belvidere, IL 61008
KG-05
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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

GENOA KINGSTON CUSD 424


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

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 33.7% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.8% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 2.0%

Educational Expenditures

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HIAWATHA CUSD 426


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

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 40.4% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.9% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.5% 2.0%

Educational Expenditures

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