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Encyclopedia > Willowbrook, DuPage County, Illinois
Willowbrook, Illinois
Location within Chicagoland. The Chicagoland tristate area.
Incorporated Village in 1960.
County, State DuPage, Illinois
Township York Township
Government Mayor-trustee
President Gary Pretzer
Population (2000) 8,967 (up 4.29% from 1990)
Pop. density 1,331.6/km² (3,447.8/mi²)
Zip code(s) 60527
Area code 630
Land Area 6.8 km² (2.6 mi²)
Lat. / long. 41°46.2′N 87°56.57′W
Income Per capita:   $37,715
Household: $56,725
Home value Mean:    $NA
Median: $245,800 (2000)
Website www.willowbrookil.org
Demographics (Full data)
White Black Hispanic Asian Islander Native Other
84.63% 2.42% 4.26% 10.01% 0.04% 0.04% 1.16%

Willowbrook is a village in DuPage County, Illinois, United States. It should not be confused with Willowbrook, Will County, Illinois, an unincorporated census-designated place, or Willowbrook High School, which is located in nearby Villa Park, Illinois. The population was 8,967 at the 2000 census. Image File history File links Download high resolution version (890x1200, 76 KB) Licensing I, the creator of this work, hereby release it into the public domain. ... This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... Chicagoland. ... A Municipal Corporation is a legal defintion for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, and towns. ... A village is a human residential settlement commonly found in rural areas. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... 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History

Willowbrook grew from the Ridgemoor subdivision, became incorporated in 1960. Willowbrook took its name from the willow trees surrounding the area. Willowbrook is also the hometown of local legend Isaac Qureshi. He was responsible for countless mischief throughout the small but homely city since the mid 80's. He was believed to be responsible for countless episodes at independence day at the Creekside park, yet there hasn't been any definitive evidence linking him. His name has been ruined in the past by his very open flaming homosexual brother whos into ass to mouth Zeshan qureshi.


Geography

Willowbrook is located at 41°46′2″N, 87°56′57″W (41.767153, -87.949281)GR1.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 6.8 km² (2.6 mi²). 6.7 km² (2.6 mi²) of it is land and 0.1 km² (0.04 mi²) of it (1.14%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 8,967 people, 4,178 households, and 2,272 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,331.6/km² (3,447.8/mi²). There were 4,504 housing units at an average density of 668.8/km² (1,731.8/mi²). The racial makeup of the village was 84.63% White, 2.42% African American, 0.04% Native American, 10.01% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 1.16% from other races, and 1.68% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.26% of the population. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 4,178 households out of which 21.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.0% were married couples living together, 7.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 45.6% were non-families. 40.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.11 and the average family size was 2.92. A marriage is a relationship between or among individuals, usually recognized by civil authority and/or bound by the religious beliefs of the participants. ...


In the village the population was spread out with 18.1% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 27.6% from 45 to 64, and 19.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 84.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.6 males.


The median income for a household in the village was $56,725, and the median income for a family was $76,100. Males had a median income of $51,588 versus $43,042 for females. The per capita income for the village was $37,715. About 1.6% of families and 2.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.2% of those under age 18 and 2.5% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


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  Results from FactBites:
 
Willowbrook, DuPage County, Illinois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (503 words)
Willowbrook is a village in DuPage County, Illinois, United States.
Willowbrook grew from the Ridgemoor subdivision, became incorporated in 1960.
Willowbrook is also the hometown of local legend Isaac Qureshi.
Forest Preserve District of DuPage County - Willowbrook (933 words)
Willowbrook Wildlife Center is a rehabilitation facility that provides care and medical treatment for injured and orphaned animals that are native to northeastern Illinois.
In 1956, Willowbrook Forest Preserve was deeded to the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County.
Willowbrook Wildlife Center is a tremendous place to share a passion for animals and their well-being and to promote an understanding of the native species that live in DuPage County.
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