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Population (year 2000): 20,120. Estimated population in July 2005: 23,957 (+19.1% change)
Males: 9,732 (48.4%), Females: 10,388 (51.6%)

Lake County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 34.3 years
Median household income: $71,297 (year 2000)
Median house value: $223,300 (year 2000)

Vernon Hills, IL residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in Vernon Hills:

  • White Non-Hispanic (78.0%)
  • Hispanic (7.2%)
  • Chinese (3.2%)
  • Korean (3.0%)
  • Other race (2.9%)
  • Asian Indian (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Black (1.7%)
  • Filipino (1.6%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
  • Japanese (0.5%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (19.2%), Irish (14.3%), Polish (10.3%), Italian (9.5%), English (6.6%), Russian (6.0%).

New! Hills, Illinois forum

Elevation: 745 feet

Land area: 7.4 square miles

Vernon

For population 25 years and over in Vernon Hills

  • High school or higher: 94.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 54.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vernon Hills village

  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

21.7% Foreign born (8.6% Asia, 8.1% Europe, 4.3% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +4,675 (+30.3%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: IL Palatine, (9.3 miles lleibovitz.illinoisproperty.com )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: IL Chicago, (33.5 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Indian Creek, IL (0.6 miles) , Grove, IL (3.2 miles Long IL Mundelein, (3.4 miles IL (3.6 miles Mettawa, IL (3.7 miles Libertyville, IL Lincolnshire, (4.3 miles Grove, IL (4.5 miles Buffalo Oaks, IL (5.6 miles Green


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 84 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 1997: 191 buildings, average cost: $180,800
  • 1998: 271 buildings, average cost: $188,200
  • 1999: 424 buildings, average cost: $161,700
  • 2000: 296 buildings, average cost: $189,600
  • 2001: 218 buildings, average cost: $197,700
  • 2002: 207 buildings, average cost: $198,300
  • 2003: 130 buildings, average cost: $245,100
  • 2004: 230 buildings, average cost: $220,100
  • 2005: 64 buildings, average cost: $297,700

Latitude: 42.23 N, Longitude: 87.97 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 847


Vernon Hills, Illinois business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (20.6%), Educational,health and social services (16.9%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (14.0%), Retail trade (13.3%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (10.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,713 (+43.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,991 (17.7%)


 

Crime in Vernon Hills by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Murders 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 0.0
Rapes 6 3 4 4 4
    per 100,000 29.8 14.9 19.9 19.9 19.9
Robberies 6 1 4 5 4
    per 100,000 29.8 5.0 19.9 24.9 19.9
Assaults 7 13 4 4 4
    per 100,000 34.8 64.6 19.9 19.9 19.9
Burglaries 37 35 39 30 39
    per 100,000 183.9 174.0 193.8 149.1 193.8
Thefts 928 957 866 957 866
    per 100,000 4612.3 4756.5 4304.2 4756.5 4304.2
Auto thefts 15 16 13 16 13
    per 100,000 74.6 79.5 64.6 79.5 64.6
231.2 229.2 208.8 231.4 208.8


Average climate in Vernon Hills, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Vernon Hills-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/28/1972, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the Vernon Hills city center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category 4 tornado 9.0 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: Bryan Piironen - College basketball player (Loyola Chi Ramblers).


Main business address for: IMMTECH INTERNATIONAL INC (BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS (NO DIAGNOSTIC SUBSTANCES)), ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES CORP/DE (GENERAL INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT), TELULAR CORP (RADIO & TV BROADCASTING & COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT), CENTIV INC (WHOLESALE-COMPUTER & PERIPHERAL EQUIPMENT & SOFTWARE), CDW CORP (RETAIL-CATALOG & MAIL-ORDER HOUSES).


Hospitals/medical centers near Vernon Hills:
  • CONDELL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; LIBERTYVILLE, IL)
  • LAKE FOREST HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; LAKE FOREST, IL)
  • HILL TOP CENTER (about 9 miles; GREEN OAKS, IL)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Vernon Hills:
  • CHICAGO O'HARE INTL (about 19 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: ORD)
  • KENOSHA REGIONAL (about 25 miles; KENOSHA, WI; ID: ENW)
  • CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL (about 35 miles; CHICAGO, IL; ID: MDW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Vernon Hills:
  • CAMPBELL (about 9 miles; GRAYSLAKE, IL; ID: C81)
  • PALWAUKEE MUNI (about 11 miles; CHICAGO/PROSPECT HEIGHTS/W, IL; ID: PWK)
  • WAUKEGAN REGIONAL (about 15 miles; CHICAGO/WAUKEGAN, IL; ID: UGN)

Amtrak station near Vernon Hills:
  • 16 miles: GLENVIEW (1116 DEPOT ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

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
Financial Administration 3 $18,166 $72,664 1 $1,612
Police Protection - Officers 46 $287,968 $75,122 1 $824
Police - Other 32 $93,668 $35,125 2 $2,559
Streets and Highways 24 $123,935 $61,967 2 $1,815
Other Government Administration 7 $38,526 $66,044 0 $0
Welfare 0 $0   2 $1,855
Other and Unallocable 15 $73,024 $58,419 0 $0
Totals for Government 127 $635,287 $60,027 8 $8,666


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vernon Hills:
  • TRINITY INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles; DEERFIELD, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,121)
  • COLLEGE OF LAKE COUNTY (about 9 miles; GRAYSLAKE, IL; FT enrollment: 6,973)
  • WILLIAM RAINEY HARPER COLLEGE (about 11 miles; PALATINE, IL; FT enrollment: 8,229)
  • OAKTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; DES PLAINES, IL; FT enrollment: 5,749)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 21 miles; ADDISON, IL; FT enrollment: 3,076)
  • TRITON COLLEGE (about 23 miles; RIVER GROVE, IL; FT enrollment: 8,007)
  • NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY (about 23 miles; EVANSTON, IL; FT enrollment: 14,958)
Public high school in Vernon Hills:
  • VERNON HILLS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,207; Location: 145 N LAKEVIEW PKWY; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Vernon Hills:
  • HAWTHORN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 827; Location: 600 N ASPEN DR; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • HAWTHORN ELEMENTARY SCH (SOUTH) (Students: 773; Location: 430 N ASPEN DR; Grades: 01 - 04)
  • HAWTHORN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 720; Location: 201 HAWTHORN PKWY; Grades: PK - 06)
  • HAWTHORN ELEMENTARY SCH (NORTH) (Students: 703; Location: 301 HAWTHORN PKY; Grades: 01 - 04)
  • HAWTHORN KINDERGARTEN OAKSON CMPS (Students: 355; Location: 500 N ASPEN DR; Grades: PK - KG)
  • HAWTHORN OPTION SCHOOL (Students: 340; Location: 810 ASPEN DR; Grades: KG - 06)
  • JOHN POWERS CENTER (Students: 53; Location: 201 HAWTHORN PKY; Grades: PK - 07)

Notable locations in Vernon Hills: Vernon Hills Golf Course (A), Corporate Woods Business Park (B), Continential Executive Business Park (C), Indian Creek Village Hall (D).

Shopping Centers: Fashion Square Shopping Center (1), Hawthorn Center Mall Shopping Center (2), Rivertree Shopping Center (3).

Churches in Vernon Hills include: Lakeview Presbyterian Church (A), Christ Lutheran Church (B), Congregation Or Shalom (C), Palbok Church (D).

Lakes and reservoirs: Little Bear Lake (A), Big Bear Lake (B), Harvey Lake (C), Lake Charles (D).

Parks in Vernon Hills include: Oakwood Park (1), Deerpath Park (2), Century Park (3), Marimal Park (4), Augusta Park (5), Aspen Park (6).


Vernon Hills compared to Illinois state average:
  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Vernon Hills:
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 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.)
  • WEEF (1430 AM; 1 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)
  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • 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)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vernon Hills:
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WXLC (102.3 FM; WAUKEGAN, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNUA (95.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGCI-FM (107.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTMX (101.9 FM; SKOKIE, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WAES (88.1 FM; LINCOLNSHIRE, IL; Owner: ADLAI E. STEVENSON HS DIST. 125)
  • WBEZ (91.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE WBEZ ALLIANCE, INC.)
  • WKQX (101.1 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLUP-FM (97.9 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WNND (100.3 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WOJO (105.1 FM; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

TV broadcast stations around Vernon Hills:
  • 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.)
  • WTTW (Channel 11; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WSNS-TV (Channel 44; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF CHICAGO, 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)
  • WJYS (Channel 62; HAMMOND, IN; Owner: JOVON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOCH-LP (Channel 28; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-28, L.L.C.)
  • WYCC (Channel 20; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK)
  • WOCK-CA (Channel 13; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C.)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

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