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Huntley shopping center spot sold to Heartland Dental

HUNTLEY – A property developer from Highland Park recently sold 1.45 acres within a Huntley shopping center to a business that supports dent ...
June 30, 2015 - 11:24 pm

Two new businesses open in Huntley this week

HUNTLEY – Huntley residents this week will see a couple new businesses, including a gag gift store and a familiar eye care practice. Gusto’s ...
July 1, 2015 - 11:31 pm

Mill Street closed in Huntley after water main breaks

HUNTLEY – The Huntley Public Works department has closed Mill Street as officals work to repair a water main leak. According to a news relea ...
June 30, 2015 - 12:55 pm

Age

Under 5 Years 1795
5 to 9 Years 1783
10 to 14 Years 1379
15 to 19 Years 993
20 to 24 Years 677
25 to 34 Years 2116
35 to 44 Years 3412
45 to 54 Years 2184
55 to 59 Years 1087
60 to 64 Years 1667
65 to 74 Years 4573
75 to 84 Years 1969
85 Years and Over 262
Median Age (in years) 44.1

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Ancestry

American 792 3.0%
Arab 40 0.2%
Czech 377 1.4%
Danish 72 0.3%
Dutch 329 1.3%
English 1,714 6.6%
French (except Basque) 257 1.0%
French Canadian 91 0.3%
German 7,080 27.1%
Greek 254 1.0%
Hungarian 95 0.4%
Irish 3,827 14.7%
Italian 3,543 13.6%
Lithuanian 168 0.6%
Norwegian 919 3.5%
Polish 4,156 15.9%
Portuguese 13 0.0%
Russian 422 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 151 0.6%
Scottish 393 1.5%
Slovak 115 0.4%
Subsaharan Africa 28 0.1%
Swedish 820 3.1%
Swiss 15 0.1%
Ukrainian 340 1.3%
Welsh 99 0.4%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 0 0.0%

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Centegra Health System's Family Health Fest in Huntley opens registration

HUNTLEY – Registration is open for Centegra Health System’s annual Family Health Fest from 9 a.m. to noon July 18 in Huntley. Activities wil ...
June 29, 2015 - 11:38 pm

Fire destroys rural Huntley home

HUNTLEY – Investigators are trying to determine what caused a rural Huntley home to nearly burn to the ground early Sunday, fire officials s ...
June 29, 2015 - 11:41 pm

Archaeology dig has Huntley students digging through Kane County past

HUNTLEY – After nearly two weeks of digging, Huntley High School teacher Erik Lachel and three members of his eight-student team are looking ...
June 26, 2015 - 11:58 pm

Education

Less than 9th Grade 232 1.3%
9th to 12th grade, No Diploma 438 2.5%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 4,974 28.8%
Some College, No Degree 4,314 25.0%
Associates Degree 1,692 9.8%
Bachelor's Degree 3,884 22.5%
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,736 10.1%
Population 25 years and Over 17,270
High School Graduate or Higher 96.12%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 32.54%

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Gender

Male 11,239 47.03%
Female 12,658 52.97%
Total Population 23,897

 

Huntley buys land for new entrance to McHenry County visitors center

HUNTLEY – The village of Huntley has bought a 16,000-square-foot plot of land from Dean Foods, according to recently released information ab ...
June 25, 2015 - 11:58 pm

Lake in the Hills home struck by lightning

LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Lake in the Hills resident is missing a piece of his roof after firefighters said lightning struck his home early Thur ...
June 26, 2015 - 12:10 am

MCC's Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society chapter gets Illinois honor

CRYSTAL LAKE – The McHenry County College chapter of the official honor society for two-year colleges has been named an outstanding chapter ...
June 24, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Household Type

Total Households 9,826
Family Households 7,111 72.36&
with own children under 18 years 2,716 27.64%

 

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 9,826
Owner-Occupied 9,189 93.51&
Renter Occupied 637 6.48%

 

Prosecutors seek to seize Huntley homes related to alleged drug ring

WOODSTOCK – Court documents revealed more details on an alleged drug ring as prosecutors made moves to seize several Huntley homes believed ...
June 24, 2015 - 12:19 am

Enrollment may be stabilizing for some McHenry County school districts

CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Community School District 47 saw a slight bump in its enrollment this year – a sign that after years of decline, ...
June 21, 2015 - 11:56 pm

Strode's Furniture seeks Huntley village funds for building improvements

HUNTLEY – The Huntley Village Board gave initial approval Thursday night to a request to partially reimburse Strode’s Furniture for the cost ...
June 21, 2015 - 11:56 pm

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $1494

 

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 5,990
Median (dollars) $2025
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 3,199
Median (dollars) $671

 

Huntley High School to offer residency program with Centegra

HUNTLEY – The Huntley Community School District 158 school board has agreed to partner with Centegra to establish a high school residency pr ...
June 20, 2015 - 10:49 pm

Huntley downtown businesses support redevelopment as it progresses despite frustrations

HUNTLEY – After a busy several months, Huntley's long-anticipated downtown redevelopment plans is entering its final phases. For some area b ...
June 19, 2015 - 11:33 pm

Cost to save Camp Algonquin buildings too high for some

WOODSTOCK – The plan to turn Fox Bluff Conservation Area into a destination for outdoor recreation and local history was given the thumbs-up ...
June 19, 2015 - 11:41 pm

Household Value

Median (dollars) $237,800

 

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $70,524

 

Graham: Businesses can elevate their game during golf classic

Are you a business leader, manager or owner? Business is a lot like golf. You have to work hard to become and remain successful. When you st ...
June 18, 2015 - 12:42 am

Some McHenry County school districts think about shifting to standards-based grading

ALGONQUIN – A disconnect can exist between the grades children receive and their understanding of the concepts, the Community Unit School Di ...
June 17, 2015 - 12:49 am

Fox River in Algonquin flood advisory canceled

ALGONQUIN – A flood advisory for the Fox River at the Algonquin tailwater has been lifted as meteorologists with the National Weather Servic ...
June 16, 2015 - 4:32 pm

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 89 0.57%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 432 2.79%
Construction 423 2.73%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 1,823 11.76%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 777 5.01%
Information 201 1.30%
Manufacturing 1,590 10.26%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 323 2.08%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 826 5.33%
Public Administration 319 2.06%
Retail Trade 1,431 9.23%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 512 3.30%
Wholesale Trade 417 2.69%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 9,163

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Land

Area (in square miles) 14.07
Density (in square feet) 1,698.44

 

Lake in the Hills man admits to attempted armed robbery

WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man will be sentenced next month on charges that he attempted to rob a man, but he was subdued by the victim ...
June 17, 2015 - 1:05 am

Huntley Area Public Libary kicks off summer reading program

HUNTLEY – With schools out, community libraries become go-to learning spaces for children. For more than 20 years, the Huntley Area Public L ...
June 14, 2015 - 11:57 pm

Goodfella's Beef in Huntley has new owners

The Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce helped introduce the new owners of Goodfella’s Beef, 10980 Route 47, Huntley, to the community during a ...
June 14, 2015 - 5:30 am

Political Leaders

President Barack Obama
U.S. Senate Richard Durbin
U.S. Senate Mark Kirk
U.S. House of Representatives Randy Hultgren
Illinois Senate Karen McConnaughay
Illinois House of Representatives Timothy Schmitz
Illinois House of Representatives Michael Tryon

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 1,509
Cuban 0
Mexican 986
Other Hispanic or Latino 349
Puerto Rican 174
Total Population 1,509
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,388
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 7
Asian Alone 1,495
Black or African American Alone 370
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 0
Some Other Race Alone 29
Two or More Races 613
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 0
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 613
White Alone 19,874
Total Population 23,897

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Advocate Medical Group opens new outpatient center in Huntley

HUNTLEY – The Advocate Medical Group recently opened a new outpatient facility at a temporary location in Huntley, as the health care group ...
June 9, 2015 - 12:33 am

Huntley financial disclosures are model of transparency, auditing firm says

HUNTLEY – A new state law went into effect this year requiring local governments to invite accountants to discuss their independent audits o ...
June 9, 2015 - 12:23 am

Alert: Huntley power outage may be related to vehicle hitting utility pole

HUNTLEY – Nearly 4,000 customers are without power in Huntley, according to ComEd.The power outage is being investigated but might be relate ...
June 8, 2015 - 3:28 pm

Schools

Unified School Districts Huntley Consolidated School Dist. 158

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Huntley Auto Repair hosts grand opening Saturday

HUNTLEY – A full-service auto repair shop opened Saturday along Vine Street in Huntley, offering a grand-opening special for motorists.The H ...
June 5, 2015 - 11:36 pm

Centegra hosting free lecture in Huntley on celiac disease

HUNTLEY – Centegra Health System will offer a free health lecture on celiac disease.The lecture will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 23 at Ce ...
June 5, 2015 - 12:35 am

Huntley police to accept unused medication

HUNTLEY – Residents wishing to dispose of unused prescription and over-the-counter medication can turn it in thanks to a new service offered ...
June 4, 2015 - 12:35 am

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