Aroma Park, Illinois

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Aroma Park, Illinois

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High Points

Aroma Park strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):

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Racial Diversity
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Top 13% Aroma Park Racial Diversity
Public Transportation Use
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Top 17% Aroma Park Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Aroma Park, Illinois

Comparing Aroma Park to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 9 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 9
Racial Diversity 9 9
Age of the Population 7 8
Senior Citizens 5 5
Well-Paid Single Men 5 2
Female Share of the Population 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 7
Average Household Size 7 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 8 6
People Above Poverty 8 6
Median Family Income 7 4
College Educated Adults 4 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 7
Working at Home 9 10
Short Commute Times 6 7
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 5 5
Housing Recently Built 3 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 6
Affordability of Rents 3 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 5
People Living Alone 2 2

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Aroma Park Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 33 miles SE of Joliet, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 54 miles S of Chicago, Illinois
County Kankakee
P.O. Box Zip Codes 60910
Phone Area Codes 815
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.079
Longitude -87.811

Aroma Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 5.3 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 31 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 65 F
Annual Precip 38.5 inches
Station WATSEKA 2 NW
Distance 19.6 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 39.2 inches
Station LOWELL
Distance 24.3 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 64 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
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Aroma Park Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 821 100%
Male 416 50.7%
Female 405 49.3%
Under 18 205 25%
18+ 616 75%
65+ 117 14.3%
Median Age 39.3
Average Family Size 3.06
White 760 92.6%
African-American 35 4.3%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 17 2.1%
Mixed Race 8 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 56 6.8%

Estimated Aroma Park Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 802
Growth -19
Growth % -2.3%

Aroma Park Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 23.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.1%
French (except Basque) 13.2%
Irish 9%
English 5.7%
US/American 5.5%
Polish 5.2%
French Canadian 4.7%
Italian 3.5%
Pennsylvania German 2.5%
Swedish 2.2%
Scottish 1.7%
Greek 1.1%
Dutch 1.1%
Welsh 0.8%
Scotch-Irish 0.8%
Norwegian 0.6%
Danish 0.6%
Lithuanian 0.5%
Slovak 0.5%
Swiss 0.3%
Alsatian 0.3%
Belgian 0.3%
Latvian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Aroma Park 821 $44,667
Bourbonnais 15,256 $57,086
Bradley 12,784 $47,984
Chebanse 1,148 $53,333
Kankakee 27,491 $36,428
Papineau 196 $48,750
St. Anne 1,212 $41,250
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