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Stickney is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. The village is named for Alpheus Beede Stickney, a railroad executive who played a central role in establishing the Clearing Industrial District. The population was 6,786 at the 2010 census. It was well known in the 1920s and early 1930s as the home for several bordellos linked to mobster Al Capone's empire. The largest wastewater treatment plant in the world, the Stickney Water Reclamation Plant (Stickney WRP), is located within the village. This facility is operated by the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago.


Stickney in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Stickney, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Chicago. Add Chicago to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like The Art Institute Of Chicago, Millennium Park, Cloud Gate. Popular vacation packages of Stickney are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Stickney*

  • Pollution Statistics in Stickney

    Know the pollution level of Stickney before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 32.65 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 45.63 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.27 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 38.89 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.66 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25.62 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25.57 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 19.44 (Very Low)
  • Stickney: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Stickney for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Stickney.

    • Burglary and Theft 58.04 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 65.71 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 70.67 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 72.14 (High)
    • Car Stealing 55 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 64.51 (High)
    • Attacks 62.28 (High)
    • Drug offense 70.35 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 56.03 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 24.01 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 61.89 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 47.57 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 68.53 (High)
  • Living in Stickney - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Stickney is 160.14 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 34.78 (Low)
    • Climate Index 66.11 (High)
    • Pollution Index 39.07 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.7 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.28 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 66.24 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.71 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 133.89 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Stickney

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Stickney

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50.7 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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