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Population (year 2000): 38,000. Estimated population in July 2005: 40,922 (+7.7% change)
Males: 18,785 (49.4%), Females: 19,215 (50.6%)

McHenry County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 34.1 years
Median household income: $66,872 (year 2000)
Median house value: $170,100 (year 2000)

Crystal Lake, IL residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Crystal Lake:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.6%)
  • Hispanic (7.0%)
  • Other race (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • Black (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (34.3%), Irish (21.0%), Polish (11.8%), English (10.0%), Italian (9.0%), Swedish (4.3%).Lake, Illinois

Elevation: 934 feet

Land area: 16.2 square miles

Crystal

For population 25 years and over in Crystal Lake

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 31.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Crystal Lake city

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 64.6%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

7.3% Foreign born (3.8% Latin America, 1.7% Europe, 1.3% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +12,551 (+49.3%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: IL (13.3 miles Elgin, pop. 94,487).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: IL Chicago, (52.4 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: IL (2.5 miles Lakewood, in the Hills, IL Lake (2.9 miles IL Algonquin, (4.9 miles Grove, IL Prairie (5.8 miles Valley, IL (5.9 miles Trout IL (6.2 miles Cary, Hills, IL (6.4 miles Oakwood Valley, IL (6.6 miles Bull


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 228 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 1997: 177 buildings, average cost: $124,300
  • 1998: 289 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 1999: 233 buildings, average cost: $148,100
  • 2000: 252 buildings, average cost: $152,200
  • 2001: 271 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2002: 244 buildings, average cost: $142,300
  • 2003: 202 buildings, average cost: $150,900
  • 2004: 160 buildings, average cost: $169,200
  • 2005: 172 buildings, average cost: $148,100

Latitude: 42.23 N, Longitude: 88.34 W

Area code: 815

Crystal Lake, Illinois business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (19.3%), Educational,health and social services (17.7%), Retail trade (12.0%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (10.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,434 (+3.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,420 (29.4%)

Crime in Crystal Lake by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 1 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 2.6 0.0 0.0 2.6 0.0 0.0
Rapes 4 8 9 14 9 19
    per 100,000 10.5 21.1 23.7 36.8 23.7 50.0
Robberies 3 8 6 1 6 3
    per 100,000 7.9 21.1 15.8 2.6 15.8 7.9
Assaults 36 33 44 76 44 27
    per 100,000 94.7 86.8 115.8 200.0 115.8 71.1
Burglaries 109 75 124 118 124 67
    per 100,000 286.8 197.4 326.3 310.5 326.3 176.3
Thefts 1,126 1,309 1,166 1,324 1,166 1,060
    per 100,000 2963.2 3444.7 3068.4 3484.2 3068.4 2789.5
Auto thefts 35 27 24 33 24 21
    per 100,000 92.1 71.1 63.2 86.8 63.2 55.3
174.1 189.4 188.0 226.2 188.0 164.9

Average climate in Crystal Lake, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Crystal Lake-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the Crystal Lake city center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.

On 4/21/1967, a category 4 tornado 6.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Joe Affrunti - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 8/1/81), Sam Leewood - College basketball player (DePaul Blue Demons), Todd Babington - College basketball player (Austin Peay Governors).

Main business address for: APTARGROUP INC (PLASTICS PRODUCTS, NEC).


Hospitals/medical centers near Crystal Lake:
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 10 miles; WOODSTOCK, IL)
  • NORTHERN ILLINOIS MEDICAL CENTER (about 11 miles; MCHENRY, IL)
  • ELGIN MENTAL HEALTH CENTER (about 14 miles; ELGIN, IL)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Crystal Lake:
  • CHICAGO O'HARE INTL (about 36 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: ORD)
  • KENOSHA REGIONAL (about 38 miles; KENOSHA, WI; ID: ENW)
  • CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL (about 51 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: MDW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Crystal Lake:
  • LAKE IN THE HILLS (about 3 miles; CHICAGO/LAKE IN THE HILLS, IL; ID: 3CK)
  • GALT FIELD (about 13 miles; GREENWOOD/WONDER LAKE, IL; ID: 10C)
  • CAMPBELL (about 20 miles; GRAYSLAKE, IL; ID: C81)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 62 $305,187 $59,068 0 $0
Other Government Administration 27 $134,102 $59,600 0 $0
Financial Administration 11 $47,333 $51,636 1 $1,891
Water Supply 15 $68,309 $54,647 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 5 $25,860 $62,064 1 $1,169
Local Libraries 17 $60,608 $42,782 61 $55,631
Sewerage 19 $85,788 $54,181 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 4 $20,017 $60,051 0 $0
Streets and Highways 32 $148,356 $55,633 0 $0
Fire - Other 1 $3,038 $36,456 0 $0
Firefighters 41 $206,250 $60,365 18 $21,489
Police - Other 20 $72,763 $43,657 16 $9,520
Totals for Government 254 $1,177,609 $55,635 97 $89,700
Colleges/Universities in Crystal Lake:
  • MCHENRY COUNTY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 2,707; Location: 8900 US HWY 14; Public; Website: www.mchenry.cc.il.us)
  • FIRST INSTITUTE INC (FT enrollment: 68; Location: 790 MCHENRY AVE; Private, for-profit; Website: www.FIRSTINSTITUTE.COM)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Crystal Lake:
  • ELGIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; ELGIN, IL; Full-time enrollment: 5,077)
  • WILLIAM RAINEY HARPER COLLEGE (about 22 miles; PALATINE, IL; FT enrollment: 8,229)
  • COLLEGE OF LAKE COUNTY (about 23 miles; GRAYSLAKE, IL; FT enrollment: 6,973)
  • WHEATON COLLEGE (about 30 miles; WHEATON, IL; FT enrollment: 2,684)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 31 miles; ADDISON, IL; FT enrollment: 3,076)
  • COLLEGE OF DUPAGE (about 31 miles; Glen Ellyn, IL; FT enrollment: 15,545)
  • WAUBONSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 32 miles; SUGAR GROVE, IL; FT enrollment: 3,834)
Public high schools in Crystal Lake:
  • CRYSTAL LAKE SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,644; Location: 1200 S MCHENRY AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • PRAIRIE RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,553; Location: 6000 DVORAK DRIVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • CRYSTAL LAKE CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,389; Location: 45 W FRANKLIN AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Crystal Lake:
  • HANNAH BEARDSLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,158; Location: 515 E CRYSTAL LAKE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • LUNDAHL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,032; Location: 560 NASH RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • RICHARD F BERNOTAS MIDDLE SCH (Students: 929; Location: 170 N OAK ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • WOODS CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 845; Location: 1100 W ALEXANDRA; Grades: KG - 05)
  • GLACIER RIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 796; Location: 1120 VILLAGE RD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • NORTH ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 774; Location: 500 W WOODSTOCK ST; Grades: KG - 05)
  • INDIAN PRAIRIE ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 750; Location: 651 VILLAGE ROAD; Grades: KG - 05)
  • WEST ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 695; Location: 100 BRIARWOOD DR; Grades: KG - 05)
  • PRAIRIE GROVE ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 650; Location: 3223 IL RT 176; Grades: KG - 05)
  • HUSMANN ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 593; Location: 131 W PADDOCK ST; Grades: KG - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Crystal Lake:
  • ST THOMAS THE APOSTLE SCHOOL (Students: 491; Location: 265 KING STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • IMMANUEL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 379; Location: 178 MCHENRY AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • HARVEST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 150; Location: 575 E CRYSTAL LAKE AVE.; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MONTESSORI PATHWAYS (Students: 77; Location: 133 ILLINOISE ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • BEGINNINGS MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 60; Location: 420 COUNTRY CLUB RD; Grades: PK - KG; Girls only)
  • BEGINNINGS (Students: 59; Location: PO BOX 342; Grades: PK - KG)
  • LORD AND SAVIOR LUTHERAN SCHOO (Students: 51; Location: 9300 RIDGEFIELD RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CHILDRENS HOUSE MONTESSORI SCH (Students: 36; Location: 461 PIERSON ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • GREENTREE AT CRYSTAL LAKE (Students: 17; Location: 290 MEMORIAL CT / PO BOX 307; Grades: KG - KG)
Library in Crystal Lake:
  • CRYSTAL LAKE P.L. (Operating income: $2,186,537; Location: 126 PADDOCK STREET; 165,406 books; 9,069 audio materials; 8,116 video materials; 350 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Crystal Lake: Twin Ponds Golf Course (A), Crystal Lake Business Center (B), Crystal Lake Country Club (C), Crystal Lake City Hall (D), Canterbury Place Retirement Home (E), Crystal Lake Public Library (F).

Shopping Centers: Crystal Court Shopping Center (1), Coventry Plaza Shopping Center (2), Crystal Lake Plaza Shopping Center (3), Crystal Point Mall Shopping Center (4), Country Corners Shopping Center (5), Virginia Plaza Shopping Center (6), Dartmoor Plaza Shopping Center (7).

Churches in Crystal Lake include: Hope Covenant Church (A), Saint Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church (B), Bethany Lutheran Church (C), Saint Pauls United Church of Christ (D), Saint Mary Episcopal Church (E), First Church of Christ Scientist (F), First Congregational Church (G), First United Methodist Church (H).

Cemeteries: Union Cemetery (1), Crystal Lake Cemetery (2).

Reservoir: Vulcan Lakes (A).

Parks in Crystal Lake include: Winding Creek Park (1), Wingate Prairie Nature Preserve (2), Ken Bird Park (3), Fetzner Park (4), Feinburg Park (5), Lippold Park (6), Edgewater Park (7), Depot Park (8), Crystal Lake Park (9).

Post office: (A).  


Crystal Lake compared to Illinois state average:
  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Crystal Lake:
  • WAIT (850 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WISN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Crystal Lake:
  • WZSR (105.5 FM; WOODSTOCK, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WZCH (103.9 FM; DUNDEE, IL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WCKG (105.9 FM; ELMWOOD PARK, IL; Owner: INFINITY HOLDINGS CORPORATION OF ORLANDO)
  • WLIT-FM (93.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJMK (104.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBBM-FM (96.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSC-FM (103.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFMT (98.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WJKL (94.3 FM; ELGIN, IL; Owner: ELGIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WLEY-FM (107.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: WLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • WVIV-FM (103.1 FM; HIGHLAND PARK, IL; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZFS (106.7 FM; DES PLAINES, IL; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF ILLINOIS, LLC)
  • WKIE (92.7 FM; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM OF ILLINOIS, INC.)
  • WERV-FM (95.9 FM; AURORA, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
TV broadcast stations around Crystal Lake:
  • W34CK (Channel 34; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: FIRST UNITED, INC.)
  • W64CQ (Channel 64; ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WLS-TV (Channel 7; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAQ-TV (Channel 5; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WMAQ-TV), INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WBBM-TV (Channel 2; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPWR-TV (Channel 50; GARY, IN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFT (Channel 60; AURORA, IL; Owner: TELEFUTURA CHICAGO LLC)
  • WCIU-TV (Channel 26; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WCIU-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPX (Channel 38; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: PAXSON CHICAGO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFLD (Channel 32; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W68DO (Channel 68; PALATINE, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFBT-CA (Channel 23; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: CHANNEL 23 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, INC.)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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