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Johnsburg fire leaves 2-story residence uninhabitable, fire official says

JOHNSBURG – Fire officials are investigating what started a fire that left a Johnsburg home uninhabitable Monday, a fire official said.The M ...
Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:41 pm

Johnsburg District 12 holding kindergarten orientation in Ringwood

RINGWOOD – Johnsburg School District 12’s pre-kindergarten and kindergarten enrollment process will start with an Orientation Night on March ...
Feb. 20, 2017 - 12:46 am

Bowl for Kids’ Sake to support area children

WOODSTOCK – McHenry County residents can give back to their community in a fun way by participating in this year’s Bowl for Kids’ Sake.The a ...
Jan. 24, 2017 - 12:29 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 businessman John Huemann awarded Frank E. Low Award

JOHNSBURG – The McHenry Area Chamber has announced businessman John Huemann will be receiving the Frank E. Low Award for his lifelong servic ...
Jan. 7, 2017 - 12:16 am

Therapy dogs used for motivation, recovery throughout McHenry County

When a therapy dog visits a hospital, the first reaction it brings out in people is a big smile, said Katherine Feuillan, a certified therap ...
Dec. 29, 2016 - 12:53 am

McHenry Public Library to install more solar panels in 2017

McHENRY – The McHenry Public Library is planning to add its second 10-kilowatt solar panel structure to the library’s roof in April.The McHe ...
Dec. 19, 2016 - 1:04 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

 

McHenry County schools close because of winter weather

CRYSTAL LAKE – A slew of McHenry County schools canceled classes Monday because of the winter weather, according to the Emergency Closing Ce ...
Dec. 19, 2016 - 9:10 am

Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign sees first gold coins in McHenry County

JOHNSBURG – The Salvation Army of McHenry County received its first two gold coins and silver coin of the season in its kettles last weekend ...
Dec. 14, 2016 - 12:24 am

Annual Shop with a Cop event held Sunday in McHenry County

CRYSTAL LAKE – Law enforcement flooded the aisles of McHenry County Wal-Mart stores Sunday.Sunday marked the McHenry County Police Charities ...
Dec. 12, 2016 - 12:45 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%

 

McHenry County school administrators recognized by Illinois Principals Association

Several McHenry County school administrators have been recognized by the Illinois Principals Association as the best leaders in the Kishwauk ...
Dec. 10, 2016 - 11:12 pm

Johnsburg woman wins $75,000 on scratch-off lottery ticket

JOHNSBURG – A Johnsburg woman recently won $75,000 on an instant Lottery ticket that she bought at a local gas station.Illinois Lottery offi ...
Dec. 10, 2016 - 12:11 am

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

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

 

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

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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