Poplar Grove, IL

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Poplar Grove Profile


Overview

Poplar Grove is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 5,139 people and just one neighborhood, Poplar Grove is the 337th largest community in Illinois. Poplar Grove has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Poplar Grove, where the median household income is $57,404.00.

Occupations and Workforce

Poplar Grove is a blue-collar town, with 35.77% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Poplar Grove is a village of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Poplar Grove who work in office and administrative support (12.91%), sales jobs (9.60%), and maintenance occupations (7.72%).

Also of interest is that Poplar Grove has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Poplar Grove is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Poplar Grove really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Poplar Grove perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

In Poplar Grove, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.50 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Poplar Grove Demographics

The education level of Poplar Grove citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.21% of adults in Poplar Grove have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Poplar Grove in 2010 was $25,729, which is middle income relative to Illinois, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,916 for a family of four. However, Poplar Grove contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Poplar Grove is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Poplar Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Poplar Grove residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Poplar Grove include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

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

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

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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.

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Poplar Grove 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84

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Poplar Grove 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89

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Poplar Grove 0.101011101001110
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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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

ROCKFORD SD 205


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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

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 82.9% 53.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 78.9% 51.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.0% 2.2%

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BELVIDERE CUSD 100


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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)
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Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
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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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NORTH BOONE CUSD 200


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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
North Boone Middle School
17641 Poplar Grove
Poplar Grove, IL, 61065
07-08
Poplar Grove Elem School
208 N State St
Poplar Grove, IL, 61065
KG-04
North Boone High School
17823 Poplar Grove
Poplar Grove, IL, 61065
09-12
Manchester Elem School
3501 Blaine Rd
Poplar Grove, IL, 61065
KG-04
Capron Elem School
200 N Wooster St
Capron, IL, 61012
PK-04
North Boone Upper Elem School
6200 N Boone Sch Rd
Poplar Grove, IL, 61065
05-06

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 47.0% 53.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.9% 51.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 2.2%

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