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Volunteers needed for MCCD’s Pioneer Fen Restoration Days

JOHNSBURG – The McHenry County Conservation District is inviting the public to participate in its Restoration Workdays on Saturday and Tuesd ...
Dec. 2, 2016 - 11:51 pm

Meet outdoor experts at the Johnsburg Winter Expo on Dec. 3

JOHNSBURG – The McHenry Township Board of Trustees is hosting a free family-friendly event called the Winter Expo on Dec. 3.The event will b ...
Nov. 26, 2016 - 1:15 am

Johnsburg overflows with Skyhawks pride

JOHNSBURG – A package of sponge brushes and gallons of yellow, blue, white and black paint at her feet, Johnsburg High School freshman Autum ...
Nov. 18, 2016 - 12:51 am

Age

Under 5 Years 469
5 to 9 Years 457
10 to 14 Years 405
15 to 19 Years 454
20 to 24 Years 383
25 to 34 Years 578
35 to 44 Years 833
45 to 54 Years 1141
55 to 59 Years 404
60 to 64 Years 510
65 to 74 Years 506
75 to 84 Years 137
85 Years and Over 48
Median Age (in years) 40.8

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Ancestry

American 382 5.3%
Arab 0 0.0%
Czech 124 1.7%
Danish 15 0.2%
Dutch 169 2.3%
English 487 6.7%
French (except Basque) 251 3.5%
French Canadian 119 1.6%
German 2,257 31.1%
Greek 14 0.2%
Hungarian 0 0.0%
Irish 1,340 18.5%
Italian 571 7.9%
Lithuanian 95 1.3%
Norwegian 127 1.8%
Polish 808 11.1%
Portuguese 0 0.0%
Russian 12 0.2%
Scotch-Irish 6 0.1%
Scottish 58 0.8%
Slovak 0 0.0%
Subsaharan Africa 0 0.0%
Swedish 346 4.8%
Swiss 16 0.2%
Ukrainian 22 0.3%
Welsh 29 0.4%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 0 0.0%

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Johnsburg works to improve Alfred May Memorial Boat Launch

JOHNSBURG – The village of Johnsburg is using funds included in this year’s budget to improve its Alfred May Memorial Boat Launch on Rivervi ...
Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:28 am

Steven Reick wins 63rd House for the GOP

Republican Steve Reick won election to a 63rd House District seat that had been in Democratic hands for almost two decades, according to uno ...
Nov. 9, 2016 - 1:30 am

Centegra Sports Care program gives student athletes immediate aid

The Centegra Sports Care program provides several high schools around McHenry County with additional athletic training and clinical services ...
Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:28 am

Education

Less than 9th Grade 33 0.8%
9th to 12th grade, No Diploma 117 2.8%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 1,702 40.9%
Some College, No Degree 904 21.7%
Associates Degree 253 6.1%
Bachelor's Degree 696 16.7%
Graduate or Professional Degree 452 10.9%
Population 25 years and Over 4,157
High School Graduate or Higher 96.39%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 27.61&

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Gender

Male 3,218 50.88%
Female 3,107 49.12%
Total Population 6,325

 

Johnsburg High School receives fitness equipment from Centegra

JOHNSBURG – Johnsburg High School received more than $20,000 of used fitness equipment from Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center earlier th ...
Oct. 23, 2016 - 12:17 am

McHenry County police departments to host meet-and-greet Sunday

McHENRY – Eight McHenry County police departments will host a meet-and-greet Sunday.The Johnsburg, McHenry, Wonder Lake, Lakemoor, McCullom ...
Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:43 pm

Algonquin Road Elementary School teacher gets grant from Illinois Retired Teachers Association

FOX RIVER GROVE – Through the Harmony World Music Ensemble at Algonquin Road Elementary School, music teacher Katrina Loundy gives her stude ...
Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:19 am

Household Type

Total Households 2,200
Family Households 1,801 81.86%
with own children under 18 years 638 29.00%

 

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 2,200
Owner-Occupied 1,917 87.13&
Renter Occupied 283 12.86%

 

4 newcomers running for 2 open seats in McHenry County Board District 4

Voters in McHenry County Board District 4 will be choosing new faces Nov. 8 to represent them.All four candidates for the two open seats – R ...
Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:15 am

Funeral arrangements announced for Johnsburg man killed in Chicago

JOHNSBURG – Visitation will take place Tuesday for a Johnsburg construction worker killed last week in a Chicago accident. James Thiel, 54, ...
Sept. 27, 2016 - 12:09 am

Johnsburg police closed roads for suicidal male in apartment complex

JOHNSBURG – Police closed Spring Grove Road near Johnsburg Road for several hours Friday morning after police said a suicidal 37-year-old ma ...
Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:09 am

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $1265

 

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 1,428
Median (dollars) $2231
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 489
Median (dollars) $716

 

Johnsburg fire causes $40,000 in damages to boat, residence

JOHNSBURG – Fire officials continue to investigate what started a fire that caused $40,000 in damages to a boat and a Johnsburg residence Th ...
Sept. 10, 2016 - 12:44 am

Household Value

Median (dollars) $291,100

 

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $78,963

 

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 43 0.28%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 222 1.43%
Construction 346 2.23%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 653 4.21%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 244 1.57%
Information 85 0.55%
Manufacturing 495 3.19%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 93 0.60%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 216 1.39%
Public Administration 163 1.05%
Retail Trade 407 2.63%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 131 0.85%
Wholesale Trade 170 1.10%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 3,268

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Land

Area (in square miles) 7.08
Density (in square feet) 893.36

 

Political Leaders

President Barack Obama
U.S. Senate Richard Durbin
U.S. Senate Mark Kirk
U.S. House of Representatives Randy Hultgren
Illinois Senate Pamela Althoff
Illinois House of Representatives Jack Franks
Illinois House of Representatives Barbara Wheeler

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 195
Cuban 0
Mexican 132
Other Hispanic or Latino 51
Puerto Rican 12
Total Population 195
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,130
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 0
Asian Alone 7
Black or African American Alone 79
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 0
Some Other Race Alone 0
Two or More Races 35
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 0
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 35
White Alone 6,009
Total Population 6,325

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Schools

Unified School Districts Johnsburg Community Unit School Dist. 12

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