Vernon Hills, Illinois

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Population in 2013: 25,613 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +27.3%
Males: 12,769  (49.9%)
Females: 12,844  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  37.9 years
Illinois median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 60061.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $87,631 (it was $71,297 in 2000)
Vernon Hills:

$87,631
IL:

$56,210

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $42,629 (it was $32,246 in 2000)

Vernon Hills village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $293,521 (it was $196,500 in 2000)
Vernon Hills:

$293,521
IL:

$169,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $327,511; Detached houses: $363,452; Townhouses or other attached units: $196,586; In 2-unit structures: $171,006; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $196,509; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $197,610; Mobile homes: $47,879; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $36,579

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,174.

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  • Races in Vernon Hills, IL (2013)

    Vernon Hills races chart
    • 16,13663.6%White alone
    • 5,03619.9%Asian alone
    • 3,21912.7%Hispanic
    • 8973.5%Two or more races
    • 1630.6%Black alone
    • 30.01%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Vernon Hills: 105.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (12.9%), Irish (7.8%), Italian (6.5%), Russian (6.4%), Polish (6.4%), United States (5.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/22/1958

Elevation: 745 feet

Land area: 7.43 square miles.

Population density: 3,448 people per square mile   (average).

Vernon Hills,IL real estate house value index trend

Vernon Hills, Illinois map

For population 25 years and over in Vernon Hills:

  • High school or higher: 96.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 58.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vernon Hills village:

  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

7,487 residents are foreign born (8.1% Europe, 6.8% Asia, 5.7% Latin America).

This village:

29.2%
Illinois:

14.0%



According to our research of Illinois and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Vernon Hills, Illinois as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Vernon Hills to the number of sex offenders is 5,136 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: $8,155 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,076 (2.3%)

Vernon Hills satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Palatine, IL (8.7 miles , pop. 65,479).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Chicago, IL (30.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Indian Creek, IL (0.7 miles) , Long Grove, IL (1.7 miles ), Mettawa, IL (1.7 miles ), Mundelein, IL (1.7 miles ), Lincolnshire, IL (1.9 miles ), Libertyville, IL (1.9 miles ), Hawthorn Woods, IL (2.1 miles ), Buffalo Grove, IL (2.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 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
  • 2006: 92 buildings, average cost: $225,700
  • 2007: 31 buildings, average cost: $234,700
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $248,700
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $308,900
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2012: 18 buildings, average cost: $250,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.23 N, Longitude: 87.97 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +7,109 (+27.8%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 2,992 (22.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 847

Vernon Hills household income distribution Vernon Hills home values distribution

Property values in Vernon Hills, IL


Crime rates in Vernon Hills by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1000000001100
per 100,000 5.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.04.14.00.00.0
Rapes 4443465350472
per 100,000 19.919.918.313.417.125.020.712.420.40.015.927.87.7
Robberies 5441301155912
per 100,000 24.919.918.34.512.80.04.14.120.420.335.74.07.7
Assaults 44410231561015031010
per 100,000 19.919.918.344.898.162.624.841.561.30.011.939.638.7
Burglaries 30393933505032505153513625
per 100,000 149.1193.8178.6147.9213.3208.7132.2207.3208.5215.6202.5142.796.7
Thefts 957866866763680621654551544617535532459
per 100,000 4,756.54,304.23,965.43,420.32,900.32,592.12,702.52,284.02,223.92,509.72,123.92,109.21,774.9
Auto thefts 16131310965822382
per 100,000 79.564.659.544.838.425.020.733.28.28.111.931.77.7
Arson 2112430000101
per 100,000 9.95.04.69.017.112.50.00.00.00.04.00.03.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 240.5213.3196.5169.1168.4150.4139.5126.0136.8128.3131.7126.293.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Vernon Hills detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 72 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Illinois average:

2.23
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.2%
Illinois:

7.1%

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +4,675 (+30.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Vernon Hills, Illinois

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Vernon Hills-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 32% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/28/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Vernon Hills village center injured 20 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1967, a category F4 tornado 6.8 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:

Vernon 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 261.4 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 235.9 miles away from Vernon 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 71.7 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 293.7 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 259.8 miles away from Vernon Hills center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 251.8 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 Lake County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Vernon Hills topographic map

Birthplace of: David Simon (basketball) - Basketball player, 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 and medical centers near Vernon Hills:

  • HEALTHSOUTH SURGERY CTR OF HAW (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LIBERTYVILLE, IL)
  • WEALSHIRE, THE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LINCOLNSHIRE, IL)
  • RELIABLE HOME CARE PROVIDER, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LINCOLNSHIRE, IL)
  • DAVITA - LAKE COUNTY DIALYSIS SERVICES INC (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; LIBERTYVILLE, IL)
  • LIFELINE HOME CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LIBERTYVILLE, IL)
  • ADVOCATE CONDELL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; LIBERTYVILLE, IL)
  • MANORCARE OF LIBERTYVILLE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LIBERTYVILLE, IL)

Amtrak station near Vernon Hills:

  • 14 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.

College/University in Vernon Hills:

  • Empire Beauty School-Vernon Hills (Full-time enrollment: 39; Location: 226 Hawthorn Village Commons; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vernon Hills:

  • College of Lake County (about 9 miles; Grayslake, IL; Full-time enrollment: 11,041)
  • Harper College (about 12 miles; Palatine, IL; FT enrollment: 10,800)
  • Oakton Community College (about 13 miles; Des Plaines, IL; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • American InterContinental University-Online (about 14 miles; Schaumburg, IL; FT enrollment: 16,158)
  • Computer Systems Institute (about 18 miles; Skokie, IL; FT enrollment: 2,311)
  • Northwestern University (about 20 miles; Evanston, IL; FT enrollment: 17,473)
  • Chamberlain College of Nursing-Illinois (about 20 miles; Addison, IL; FT enrollment: 8,977)

Public high school in Vernon Hills:

Public elementary/middle schools in Vernon Hills:

See full list of schools located in Vernon Hills, map of school districts: HAWTHORN COMMUNITY CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT 73, LIBERTYVILLE COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT 128

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Notable locations in Vernon Hills: Continential Executive Business Park (A), Corporate Woods Business Park (B), Vernon Hills Golf Course (C), Indian Creek Village Hall (D), Countryside Fire Department Station 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Fashion Square Shopping Center (1), Rivertree Shopping Center (2), Hawthorn Center Mall Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Vernon Hills include: IMMTECH INTERNATIONAL INC (A), ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES CORP/DE (B), TELULAR CORP (C), CENTIV INC (D), CDW CORP (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Vernon Hills include: Christ Lutheran Church (A), Congregation Or Shalom (B), Lakeview Presbyterian Church (C), Palbok Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Harvey Lake (A), Little Bear Lake (B), Big Bear Lake (C), Lake Charles (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Vernon Hills include: Deerpath Park (1), Augusta Park (2), Oakwood Park (3), Marimal Park (4), Century Park (5), Aspen Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Cuneo Museum & Gardens (1350 North Milwaukee Avenue), Hawthorn Lanes (Amusement & Theme Parks; 316 Center Drive), 800 4 Balloons (595 Lakeview Parkway).

Hotels: Hawthorn Suites- Ltd - Vernon Hills (975 Lakeview Pkwy), Hawthorne Suites Limited (975 Lakeview Parkway), American Hotel Register (100 South Milwaukee Avenue), Extended Stayamerica (215 North Milwaukee Avenue), Amerisuites Vernon Hills (450 N Milwaukee Ave).

Court: Lake County - Juvenile Complex Depke Clerk's Office- Circuit Court C (24647 North Milwaukee Avenue).

Lake 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 2012 was 113. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

113
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.246. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.246
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.11
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.38
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0105. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0105
U.S.:

0.0147

Drinking water stations with addresses in Vernon Hills that have no violations reported:

  • LAROSA REST (Population served: 245, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.0%
(1.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.5% for other race residents, 7.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Illinois:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  70.6%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.6%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
43 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Vernon Hills, Illinois environmental map by EPA

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Vernon Hills compared to Illinois state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with most branches in Vernon Hills (2011 data):

  • BMO Harris Bank National Association: Vernon Hills Branch at 1620 N Milwaukee Ave, branch established on 2008/11/03. Info updated 2011/07/14: Bank assets: $97,264.0 mil, Deposits: $75,624.6 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, 717 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Montreal
  • Devon Bank: Hawthorn Lakes Branch at 10 E Hawthorn Parkway, branch established on 2004/11/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $265.9 mil, Deposits: $242.2 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Devon Bancorp, Inc.
  • Libertyville Bank & Trust Company: Vernon Hills Branch at 1101 Lakeview Parkway, branch established on 2008/06/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,138.2 mil, Deposits: $943.8 mil, headquarters in Libertyville, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Wintrust Financial Corporation
  • American Chartered Bank: Vernon Hills Branch at 471 Townline Road, branch established on 2006/07/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,326.5 mil, Deposits: $2,068.1 mil, headquarters in Schaumburg, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: American Chartered Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Vernon Hills Branch at 515 East Townline Road, branch established on 1988/12/30. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • First American Bank: Milwaukee Avenue Facility at 701 North Milwaukee Avenue, branch established on 1988/03/12. Info updated 2010/01/19: Bank assets: $2,710.6 mil, Deposits: $2,213.4 mil, headquarters in Elk Grove Village, IL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 50 total offices, Holding Company: First American Bank Corporation
  • MB Financial Bank, National Association: Vernon Hills Branch at 1620 North Milwaukee Avenue, branch established on 2011/03/14. Info updated 2010/04/27: Bank assets: $9,792.4 mil, Deposits: $7,757.4 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 93 total offices, Holding Company: Mb Financial, Inc
  • Citibank, National Association: Vernon Hills Branch at 700 North Milwaukee Avenue, branch established on 1933/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Vernon Hills Branch at 175 North Milwaukee Avenue, branch established on 1988/08/29. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • 4 other banks with 4 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Vernon Hills, Illinois:

  • Hotel Indigo Chicago/Vernon Hills, 450 N Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills, IL 60061 , Phone: (847) 918-1400, Fax: (847) 918-1474
  • Extended Stay America, 215 N Milwaukee Ave, Vernon Hills, IL 60061 , Phone: (847) 821-7101, Fax: (847) 821-7119
  • Homestead Studio Suites Hotel, 675 Woodlands Pkwy, Vernon Hills, IL 60061 , Phone: (847) 955-1111, Fax: (847) 955-0446
  • Holiday Inn Express, 975 N Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills, IL 60061 , Phone: (847) 367-8031, Fax: (847) 367-8039
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Vernon Hills, Illinois

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Illinois average:

12.4

Vernon Hills travel time to work - commute Vernon Hills mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (90%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

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Neighborhoods in Vernon Hills:

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Religion statistics for Vernon Hills village (based on Lake County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic211,38029
Evangelical Protestant84,501211
Mainline Protestant36,96776
Other33,82262
Black Protestant7,82416
Orthodox4,6108
None324,358-
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: 121
Lake County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Lake County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 174
Lake County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 457
Here:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Illinois:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lake County:

24.2%
Illinois:

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

16.3%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$23,336$93,3441$3,033
Other Government Administration 6$47,404$94,8087$3,925
Police Protection - Officers 43$375,393$104,7610$0
Police - Other 23$134,381$70,1124$5,263
Streets and Highways 21$128,452$73,4010$0
Transit 0$0 2$2,557
Other and Unallocable 5$38,167$91,6011$611
Totals for Government 101$747,133$88,76815$15,389

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

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $38,000 ($1.48)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $7,099,000 ($277.16)
    Central Staff Services: $3,913,000 ($152.77)
    Regular Highways: $2,803,000 ($109.44)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,110,000 ($43.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $379,000 ($14.80)
    Financial Administration: $184,000 ($7.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $153,000 ($5.97)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $399,000 ($15.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $6,644,000 ($259.40)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,739,000 ($302.15)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $624,000 ($24.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $610,000 ($23.82)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,525,000 ($59.54)
    General Revenue, NEC: $777,000 ($30.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $11,742,000 ($458.44)
    Highways: $744,000 ($29.05)
    All Other: $513,000 ($20.03)
  • Tax - NEC: $2,129,000 ($83.12)
    Public Utilities: $1,560,000 ($60.91)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,700,000 ($222.54)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $5,000,000 ($195.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $10,090,000 ($393.94)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $610,000 ($23.82)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,524,000 ($176.63)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $20,389,000 ($796.04)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $124,000 ($4.84)

4.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($67,314 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
Illinois average:

4.45%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,101 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.08%
Illinois average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  1.77% ($70,503 average AGI)
from McHenry County, IL  0.33% ($44,150)
from Kenosha County, WI  0.19% ($39,059)


5.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($68,949 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
Illinois average:

4.96%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,193 average AGI)
Lake County:

0.16%
Illinois average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  1.75% ($56,212 average AGI)
to McHenry County, IL  0.34% ($64,144)
to Kenosha County, WI  0.32% ($38,879)

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)
  • WKTA (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSTON, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WEEF (1430 AM; 1 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, 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)
  • WCSN (820 AM; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WYPA, INC.)
  • WNVR (1030 AM; 5 kW; VERNON HILLS, IL; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WMBI (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)

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)
  • 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.)
  • WXLC (102.3 FM; WAUKEGAN, IL; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • 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)

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.)
  • W57DN (Channel 57; ELGIN, IL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WJJA (Channel 49; RACINE, WI; Owner: TV-49, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Vernon Hills fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 29,518Total average daily traffic
  • 1,071Total average daily truck traffic
  • 32,854Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Vernon Hills)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Vernon Hills, IL)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vernon Hills)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 18LL , Serial Number: E-1332, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Piping Technology Consultants Inc, 145 Midway Lane, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-301T (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2847J , Serial Number: 3257288, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 06/28/2002
    Registrant (Individual): S Guru Dba Prasad, 342 N Fiore Pkwy, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Other Owners: Of Radiological Physics Office
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2966U , Serial Number: 17250566, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 09/06/1963
    Registrant (Corporation): Serial Banner Specialists Inc, Co M Wenborg 115 Midway, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3204B , Serial Number: 22-2031, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 04/19/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Robert E Stauffer, 416 Fernwood Ct, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 523FL , Serial Number: 28-7125349, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 04/06/1971
    Registrant (Individual): James S Mcallister, Po Box 5165, Vernon Hills, IL 60061
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9627W , Serial Number: 28-23084, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 04/27/1967
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert B Sly, 353 Farmington Lane, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Other Owners: Jeffrey R Kaufman

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 ORIGINATED34$209,917140$263,8731,020$266,31112$242,4511$12,130,98033$196,8666$316,653
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$213,76518$235,301112$267,3140$00$04$149,4650$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$244,67318$269,771187$286,5505$155,5480$010$159,7250$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$114,5857$273,314118$256,2940$00$05$218,2960$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$108,0009$297,11661$286,6141$280,6700$03$145,6670$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8639.02 , 8639.04, 8645.10, 8645.11, 8645.12, 8645.13, 8645.14

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 ORIGINATED23$276,50518$313,231
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$231,79017$284,070
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$299,7385$296,986
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$202,5186$266,350
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8639.02 , 8639.04, 8645.10, 8645.11, 8645.12, 8645.13, 8645.14

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 66
  • Hazardous Condition: 32
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Vernon Hills

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Vernon Hills, IL
Most common first names in Vernon Hills, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4179.0 years
Mary3480.3 years
Robert3371.5 years
William2779.3 years
Dorothy2682.0 years
Helen2481.5 years
Margaret2384.0 years
Ruth2285.6 years
George2081.2 years
Joseph2079.9 years
Most common last names in Vernon Hills, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1277.3 years
Smith1276.2 years
Johnson887.6 years
Brown788.0 years
Anderson784.0 years
Larson667.8 years
White673.8 years
Berg579.8 years
Kim572.6 years
Dixon586.8 years
Businesses in Vernon Hills, IL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1KFC1
ALDO1Kohl's1
AT&T1LA Fitness1
Abercrombie & Fitch1La-Z-Boy2
Abercrombie Kids1Lane Furniture1
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lowe's1
Ann Taylor1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Ashley Furniture1McDonald's2
Avenue1Men's Wearhouse1
Bally Total Fitness1Motherhood Maternity4
Banana Republic1New York & Co1
Barnes & Noble1Nike7
Baskin-Robbins2Office Depot1
Bath & Body Works1OfficeMax1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Old Country Buffet1
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Old Navy1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Olive Garden1
Cache1On The Border1
Caribou Coffee2Pac Sun1
Carson Pirie Scott2Panda Express2
Casual Male XL1Panera Bread1
Charlotte Russe1Payless2
Chipotle1PetSmart1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Pier 1 Imports1
Cinnabon 1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Cold Stone Creamery1RadioShack1
Curves1Ruby Tuesday1
Dairy Queen2Safeway1
Decora Cabinetry2Sam's Club1
Dennys1Sears2
Dressbarn1Spencer Gifts1
Dunkin Donuts1Sprint Nextel3
Eddie Bauer1Staples1
Express1Starbucks4
Extended Stay America1Subway3
FedEx5T-Mobile6
Finish Line1T.G.I. Driday's1
Foot Locker1T.J.Maxx1
GNC1Taco Bell1
GameStop3Target1
Gap1The Limited1
Gymboree1The Room Place1
H&M1Torrid1
H&R Block1Toys"R"Us2
Holiday Inn2U.S. Cellular1
Hollister Co.1UPS9
Home Depot1Vans1
Homestead Studio Suites1Verizon Wireless1
Hot Topic1Victoria's Secret1
IHOP1Vons1
JCPenney1Walgreens1
Jamba Juice1Walmart1
Jones New York2Wendy's1
Journeys1Wet Seal1
Justice1YMCA1

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  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Accountants and auditors (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Business operations specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Chinese residents (pop 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that had a sunburn in the past 12 months"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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