ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
CICERO COMMUNITY PROFILE
Illinois > All counties > Cook County > Cicero
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Cicero, Illinois, IL

Send us your Cicero photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Cicero
Blog about Cicero
Cicero map

Sponsored Ads

Cicero is a town in Cook County, in the Chicago metro area.

The town was named for Cicero, NY.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Illinois named Cicero. For links to other places called Cicero, IL, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Cicero is 41.844N. The longitude is -87.759W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 604 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 83,029.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$38,044
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Cicero demographic reports
The community was infamous as Al Capone's base of operations in the late 1920s.
Filming location for:
· 2001 movie, "Driven"
Well-known residents have included:
· Al Capone, gangster
Colleges and universities: Morton College
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 130

Listed places near Cicero

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Cicero
Cook County
Illinois
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Cicero demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Cook County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Chicago area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 60804 ZIP code.

Cicero, IL locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Cicero Web sites

Ancestry & family history

4% of Cicero residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Cicero ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Cicero was $12,489, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

6% of Cicero residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events


Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Cicero
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Cicero, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $498.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,162.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Cicero include Cicero Public Library, Cicero Public Library South Branch ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets

Newspapers in Cicero include Berwyn-Cicero-Forest View-Stickney Life, Lawndale News

Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
People
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Cook County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Cicero political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants

Cicero restaurants taking online reservations include Klas Restaurant ... View restaurants

Traffic

The average commute time for Cicero workers is 32 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 12 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Cicero between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.4 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

Travel
Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Illinois community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Cicero:

DUPLICATE NAMES
Other IL communities named Cicero:
  �Cook County township

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
News about Cicero
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!