Lockport, IL news and info | The Herald-News

Digital Access

Digital Access
Access theherald-news.com from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, sports, business, classified and more! News you can use every day.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, weather, and more.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
Have our latest news, sports and obituaries emailed directly to you Monday through Friday so you can keep up with what's happening in the area.

Lockport, IL news and info

Lockport, IL

« More Towns

Push type not found!
Push type not found!
Push type not found!

Age

Under 5 Years 1681
13 to 9 Years 2564
18 to 14 Years 1911
23 to 19 Years 1541
28 to 24 Years 1029
33 to 34 Years 3951
43 to 44 Years 3957
53 to 54 Years 3559
63 to 59 Years 1288
68 to 64 Years 840
73 to 74 Years 1260
83 to 84 Years 847
93 Years and Over 244
Median Age (in years) 33.8

View All

Ancestry

American 806 2.7%
Arab 528 1.8%
Czech 367 1.2%
Danish 45 0.2%
Dutch 786 2.6%
English 1,383 4.6%
French (except Basque) 493 1.7%
French Canadian 29 0.1%
German 6,642 22.3%
Greek 418 1.4%
Hungarian 105 0.4%
Irish 5,324 17.9%
Italian 4,308 14.5%
Lithuanian 536 1.8%
Norwegian 52 0.2%
Polish 6,156 20.7%
Portuguese 0 0.0%
Russian 85 0.3%
Scotch-Irish 220 0.7%
Scottish 284 1.0%
Slovak 291 1.0%
Subsaharan Africa 16 0.1%
Swedish 755 2.5%
Swiss 13 0.0%
Ukrainian 30 0.1%
Welsh 122 0.4%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 0 0.0%

View All

Push type not found!
Push type not found!
Push type not found!

Education

Less than 9th Grade 430 2.7%
17th to 12th grade, No Diploma 646 4.1%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 4,855 30.4%
Some College, No Degree 3,794 23.8%
Associates Degree 1,470 9.2%
Bachelor's Degree 3,431 21.5%
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,320 8.3%
Population 25 years and Over 15,946
High School Graduate or Higher 93.25%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 29.79%

View All

Gender

Male 12,250 49.65%
Female 12,422 50.35%
Total Population 24,672

 

Push type not found!
Push type not found!
Push type not found!

Household Type

Total Households 8,805
Family Households 6,245 70.92&
with own children under 18 years 3,400 38.61%

 

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 8,805
Owner-Occupied 7,710 87.56%
Renter Occupied 1,095 12.43&

 

Push type not found!
Push type not found!
Push type not found!

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $836

 

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 6
Median (dollars) $1,928
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 1
Median (dollars) $659

 

Push type not found!
Push type not found!
Push type not found!

Household Value

Median (dollars) $222,600

 

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $77,220

 

Push type not found!
Push type not found!
Push type not found!

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 27 0.07%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 982 2.65%
Construction 940 2.54%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 2,604 7.03%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 771 2.08%
Information 295 0.80%
Manufacturing 1,480 4.00%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 592 1.60%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 1,393 3.76%
Public Administration 432 1.17%
Retail Trade 1,200 3.24%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 1,261 3.41%
Wholesale Trade 378 1.02%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 12,355

View All

Land

Area (in square miles) 11.4
Density (in square feet) 2,164.21

 

Push type not found!
Push type not found!
Push type not found!

Political Leaders

President Barack Obama
U.S. Senate Richard Durbin
U.S. Senate Mark Kirk
U.S. House of Representatives Daniel Lipinski
Illinois Senate Pat McGuire
Illinois Senate Christine Radogno
Illinois Senate Michael Hastings
Illinois House of Representatives Ren?e Kosel
Illinois House of Representatives Jim Durkin
Illinois House of Representatives Emily McAsey

View All

Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 1,731
Cuban 0
Mexican 1,352
Other Hispanic or Lation 264
Puerto Rican 115
Total Population 1,731
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,941
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 8
Asian Alone 359
Black or African American Alone 504
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 0
Some Other Race Alone 18
Two or More Races 212
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 0
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 212
White Alone 21,840
Total Population 24,672

View All

Push type not found!
Push type not found!
Push type not found!

Schools

Elementary Schools Lockport School Dist. 91
Elementary Schools Homer Community Consolidated School Dist. 33C
Elementary Schools Fairmont School Dist. 89
Elementary Schools Taft School Dist. 90
Elementary Schools Will County School Dist. 92
Secondary Schools Lockport Township High School Dist. 205
Unified School Districts

View All

Weather

January
Avg. High 31
Avg. Low 17
Mean 24
Avg. Percipitation 1.8
February
Avg. High 36
Avg. Low 21
Mean 29
Avg. Percipitation 1.79
March
Avg. High 47
Avg. Low 29
Mean 38
Avg. Percipitation 2.25
April
Avg. High 61
Avg. Low 39
Mean 50
Avg. Percipitation 3.49
May
Avg. High 71
Avg. Low 49
Mean 60
Avg. Percipitation 4.08
June
Avg. High 81
Avg. Low 60
Mean 71
Avg. Percipitation 3.88
July
Avg. High 84
Avg. Low 64
Mean 74
Avg. Percipitation 4.33
August
Avg. High 82
Avg. Low 63
Mean 73
Avg. Percipitation 4.16
September
Avg. High 76
Avg. Low 55
Mean 66
Avg. Percipitation 3.01
October
Avg. High 64
Avg. Low 43
Mean 54
Avg. Percipitation 2.84
November
Avg. High 49
Avg. Low 33
Mean 41
Avg. Percipitation 3.06
December
Avg. High 35
Avg. Low 21
Mean 28
Avg. Percipitation 2.2

View All

Push type not found!
Push type not found!
Push type not found!