Lake in the Hills, Illinois

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Population in 2014: 28,893 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +24.8%
Males: 14,762  (51.1%)
Females: 14,131  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  35.2 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60102.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $84,754 (it was $73,313 in 2000)
Lake in the Hills:

$84,754
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,741 (it was $26,239 in 2000)

Lake in the Hills village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $186,869 (it was $166,400 in 2000)
Lake in the Hills:

$186,869
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $193,643; Detached houses: $205,773; Townhouses or other attached units: $143,636; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $151,347; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $141,351

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,411.

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  • Races in Lake in the Hills, IL (2013)

    Lake in the Hills races chart
    • 23,30080.7%White alone
    • 3,18711.0%Hispanic
    • 1,4345.0%Asian alone
    • 5201.8%Two or more races
    • 2570.9%Black alone
    • 1340.5%Other race alone
    • 100.03%American Indian alone

Races in Lake in the Hills detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lake in the Hills: 103.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.1%), Irish (12.6%), Polish (12.6%), Italian (10.7%), English (4.7%), Swedish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/20/1953

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 9.40 square miles.

Population density: 3,072 people per square mile   (average).

Lake in the Hills,IL real estate house value index trend

Lake in the Hills, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Lake in the Hills:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lake in the Hills village:

  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

3,137 residents are foreign born (4.8% Europe, 3.3% Latin America, 1.9% Asia).

This village:

10.8%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Lake in the Hills, Illinois as of May 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Lake in the Hills to the number of sex offenders is 2,645 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $5,705 (3.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,945 (2.3%)

Lake in the Hills satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Elgin, IL (10.6 miles , pop. 94,487).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (41.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Crystal Lake, IL (1.7 miles ), Algonquin, IL (1.7 miles ), Lakewood, IL (1.7 miles ), Huntley, IL (2.1 miles ), Trout Valley, IL (2.2 miles ), Cary, IL (2.3 miles ), Carpentersville, IL (2.4 miles ), Gilberts, IL (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 449 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1998: 427 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 1999: 428 buildings, average cost: $112,900
  • 2000: 620 buildings, average cost: $105,700
  • 2001: 306 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2002: 227 buildings, average cost: $148,200
  • 2003: 225 buildings, average cost: $183,700
  • 2004: 202 buildings, average cost: $179,400
  • 2005: 190 buildings, average cost: $182,600
  • 2006: 77 buildings, average cost: $214,800
  • 2007: 36 buildings, average cost: $192,200
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $194,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $224,200
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $195,900
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $226,500
  • 2013: 18 buildings, average cost: $276,800
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $216,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.19 N, Longitude: 88.35 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -10,170 (-35.1%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,780 (11.7%)

Lake in the Hills household income distribution Lake in the Hills home values distribution

Crime rates in Lake in the Hills by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2013 2014
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 007126780445
per 100,000 0.00.025.23.56.920.423.726.90.013.813.717.3
Robberies 00101743292806
per 100,000 0.00.03.60.03.523.813.510.196.696.40.020.7
Assaults 779142226143531116
per 100,000 30.225.232.549.676.488.647.3117.910.03.437.820.7
Burglaries 171712153238282041251318
per 100,000 73.461.343.353.2111.2129.494.667.3136.686.144.662.2
Thefts 14114118017919519222020018920076112
per 100,000 609.0508.5649.2634.3677.4654.0743.4673.4629.5688.4260.9387.2
Auto thefts 5552435828410
per 100,000 21.618.018.07.113.910.216.926.96.727.513.734.6
Arson 220022115253
per 100,000 8.67.20.00.06.96.83.43.416.76.917.210.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.0) 40.834.163.746.463.384.576.889.772.583.636.351.2

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Crime rate in Lake in the Hills detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 55 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Illinois average:

2.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Illinois:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +17,276 (+294.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Lake in the Hills: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lake in the Hills, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lake in the Hills-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 41% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.8 miles away from the Lake in the Hills village center killed 6 people and injured 75 people.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 4.7 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lake in the Hills-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 259.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 234.1 miles away from Lake in the Hills center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 57.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 292.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 258.0 miles away from Lake in the Hills center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 249.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in McHenry County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lake in the Hills topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lake in the Hills:

  • NORTHWEST HOME HEALTH AND REHAB (9249 SOUTH ROUTE 31)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Lake in the Hills:

  • ARA - CRYSTAL LAKE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL)
  • DAVITA - CRYSTAL SPRINGS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL)
  • CRYSTAL PINES REHAB AND HCC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL)
  • QUALITY RENAL CARE (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; CARPENTERSVILLE, IL)
  • FAIR OAKS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL)
  • SPRINGS AT CRYSTAL LAKE, THE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL)
  • CENTEGRA HEALTH SYSTEM - WOODSTOCK HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; WOODSTOCK, IL)

airports located in Lake in the Hills:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake in the Hills:

  • McHenry County College (about 6 miles; Crystal Lake, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,886)
  • Elgin Community College (about 12 miles; Elgin, IL; FT enrollment: 8,173)
  • Harper College (about 17 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)
  • American InterContinental University-Online (about 20 miles; Schaumburg, IL; FT enrollment: 16,158)
  • College of Lake County (about 21 miles; Grayslake, IL; FT enrollment: 11,041)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Illinois Inc (about 23 miles; Glendale Heights, IL; FT enrollment: 2,281)
  • Chamberlain College of Nursing-Illinois (about 23 miles; Addison, IL; FT enrollment: 8,977)

Public elementary/middle schools in Lake in the Hills:

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Notable locations in Lake in the Hills: Boulder Ridge Golf Course (A), D and S Industrial Park (B), Lake in the Hills Village Hall (C), Algonquin Lake in the Hills Fire Department Station 1 (D), Rescue Eight Paramedic Service (E), Elgin Medi - Transport (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Lake in the Hills (A), Lake in the Hills Number 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lake in the Hills include: Barbara Key Park (1), Ryder Park (2), Echo Hill Park (3), Hipskind Park (4), Horner Park (5), Morningside Park (6), Lake-In-The-Hills Fen Nature Preserve (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Indian Trail Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

McHenry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 73.0. This is about average.

City:

73.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 23.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.88
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.0%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.1% for Black residents, 7.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  3.0 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  79.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.7%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Illinois average:

12.4

Lake in the Hills travel time to work - commute Lake in the Hills mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Lake in the Hills village (based on McHenry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic108,46517
Mainline Protestant25,98546
Evangelical Protestant22,38676
Other8,80920
Orthodox541
None143,061-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 44
McHenry County:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
McHenry County:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
McHenry County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 198
Here:

6.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.8%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McHenry County:

26.5%
Illinois:

25.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.7%
State:

14.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lake in the Hills:

47.5%
Illinois:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lake in the Hills:

45.8%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Illinois:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lake in the Hills:

21.5%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lake in the Hills:

8.9%
Illinois:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Illinois:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.4%
Illinois:

33.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.6%
Illinois:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Lake in the Hills:

82.0%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lake in the Hills, IL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$39,400$67,5430$0
Other Government Administration 11$65,395$71,34021$5,855
Police Protection - Officers 37$273,061$88,5600$0
Police - Other 9$37,301$49,7354$3,138
Streets and Highways 13$71,103$65,6341$1,030
Airports 2$12,354$74,1240$0
Welfare 1$6,268$75,2160$0
Parks and Recreation 5$25,492$61,18113$11,127
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$21,396$85,5841$1,984
Water Supply 14$70,283$60,2431$2,719
Other and Unallocable 15$78,942$63,1540$0
Totals for Government 117$700,995$71,89741$25,853

Lake in the Hills government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $1,599,000 ($55.34)
    Central Staff Services: $1,520,000 ($52.61)
    Water Utilities: $496,000 ($17.17)
    Natural Resources - Other: $369,000 ($12.77)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $32,000 ($1.11)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,944,000 ($136.50)
    Regular Highways: $2,370,000 ($82.03)
    Water Utilities: $1,989,000 ($68.84)
    General - Other: $1,709,000 ($59.15)
    Central Staff Services: $1,691,000 ($58.53)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,190,000 ($41.19)
    Financial Administration: $239,000 ($8.27)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $338,000 ($11.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $1,517,000 ($52.50)
    Water Utilities: $35,000 ($1.21)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,178,000 ($213.82)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($0.55)

Lake in the Hills government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $438,000 ($15.16)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $70,000 ($2.42)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $881,000 ($30.49)
    General Revenue, NEC: $545,000 ($18.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,446,000 ($84.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,121,000 ($108.02)
    Highways: $704,000 ($24.37)
    Housing & Community Development: $4,000 ($0.14)
  • Tax - Property: $3,521,000 ($121.86)
    NEC: $1,286,000 ($44.51)
    Public Utilities: $1,152,000 ($39.87)

Lake in the Hills government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $270,000 ($9.34)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,152,000 ($212.92)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $980,000 ($33.92)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $3,340,000 ($115.60)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,832,000 ($63.41)
    Water Utilities: $270,000 ($9.34)

Lake in the Hills government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,727,000 ($128.99)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $16,976,000 ($587.55)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $10,000 ($0.35)

4.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,226 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($206 average AGI)
McHenry County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  1.18% ($49,491 average AGI)
from Lake County, IL  0.74% ($64,144)
from Kane County, IL  0.61% ($46,022)


5.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($243 average AGI)
McHenry County:

0.03%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  1.18% ($41,148 average AGI)
to Lake County, IL  0.71% ($44,150)
to Kane County, IL  0.60% ($44,309)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lake in the Hills:

  • 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.)
  • WAIT (850 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CRYSTAL LAKE, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WVIV (1200 AM; 20 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLXX-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lake in the Hills:

  • 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)
  • WZZN (94.7 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC CHICAGO FM RADIO,INC.)
  • WJKL (94.3 FM; ELGIN, IL; Owner: ELGIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • 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"))
  • WUSN (99.5 FM; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF CHICAGO)
  • WVAZ (102.7 FM; OAK PARK, IL; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Lake in the 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.)
  • WGN-TV (Channel 9; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBO-TV (Channel 66; JOLIET, IL; Owner: WGBO LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • W24AJ (Channel 24; AURORA, IL; Owner: NELSON TV, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Lake in the Hills fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • 116,500Total average daily traffic
  • 6,140Total average daily truck traffic
  • 107,565Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lake in the Hills)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • LITH DISPATCH, 1115 Crystal Lake Rd. (Lat: 42.187250 Lon: -88.330778), Type: Building, Structure height: 4.5 m, Overall height: 5.2 m, Call Sign: KSD534
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.910 MHzGrant Date: 05/23/2013, Expiration Date: 03/15/2023Registrant: Radicom, Inc, 2604 N. Chapel Hill Rd, Mchenry, IL 60051, Phone: (815) 385-4224, Fax: (815) 385-4368, Email:
  • Lat: 42.194139 Lon: -88.307806, Call Sign: WQDC963
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.400 MHz, 155.340 MHzGrant Date: 05/22/2015, Expiration Date: 07/26/2025, Certifier: Patrick ObrienRegistrant: Radilink, Inc, 39w284 Highland Ave, Elgin, IL 60124, Phone: (847) 742-4628, Fax: (847) 608-1224, Email:
  • Lat: 42.184444 Lon: -88.410000, Call Sign: WQUR624
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.607 MHzGrant Date: 09/22/2014, Expiration Date: 09/22/2024, Certifier: Chris BudzynskiRegistrant: Radicom, Inc., 2604 N Chapel Hill Road, Mchenry, IL 60051, Phone: (815) 385-4224, Fax: (815) 385-4368, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

80 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lake in the Hills)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Lake in the Hills)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED155$183,809107$171,575951$193,75117$102,6851$314,17034$137,4433$179,660
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$198,3327$204,23495$207,4785$21,7200$01$59,4800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED29$175,64916$163,597245$204,05514$52,0740$011$111,1641$52,340
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$171,35115$173,257151$205,6914$103,2750$09$115,7270$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$195,1005$118,15856$216,0021$62,3000$04$129,6370$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8711.02 , 8711.03, 8711.04, 8712.04, 8712.05, 8713.06, 8713.09

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED21$195,66620$221,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$241,63913$221,952
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$09$212,416
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$172,0134$213,748
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$110,9504$189,518
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8711.02 , 8711.03, 8711.04, 8712.04, 8712.05, 8713.06, 8713.09

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lake in the Hills and their reported violations in the past:

GREAT LAKES ELECTRICAL SUPPLY (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 45
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Lake in the Hills

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lake in the Hills, IL

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Electricity (6%)
Businesses in Lake in the Hills, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Lowe's1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1Safeway1
Blockbuster1Starbucks1
CVS1Steak 'n Shake1
Cold Stone Creamery1T-Mobile2
Costco1Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
Dunkin Donuts1UPS1
FedEx2Verizon Wireless1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Vons1
GNC1Walgreens1
H&R Block2

Lake in the Hills compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Lake in the Hills on our top lists:

  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Poland (population 500+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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