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Lake in the Hills, IL

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Lake in the Hills to start adult coloring book club

LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Lake in the Hills Parks and Recreation Department has started an adult coloring book club. From 10 a.m. to noon once ...
Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:23 am

Lake in the Hills employees recognized by American Public Works Association

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Two Lake in the Hills Public Works Department employees were recognized by the American Public Works Association Chicago ...
Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:03 am

Judge revokes license of Lake in the Hills cop accused of DUI in fatal crash

A Walworth County judge has revoked the driver’s license of a Lake in the Hills police sergeant – who also is a Hebron trustee – for one yea ...
Feb. 17, 2017 - 1:08 am

Age

Under 5 Years 1793
5 to 9 Years 2968
10 to 14 Years 2598
15 to 19 Years 2184
20 to 24 Years 1290
25 to 34 Years 3148
35 to 44 Years 5630
45 to 54 Years 4933
55 to 59 Years 1594
60 to 64 Years 1151
65 to 74 Years 1019
75 to 84 Years 465
85 Years and Over 121
Median Age (in years) 36.3

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Ancestry

American 769 2.4%
Arab 230 0.7%
Czech 387 1.2%
Danish 248 0.8%
Dutch 437 1.4%
English 1,599 5.1%
French (except Basque) 765 2.4%
French Canadian 85 0.3%
German 8,237 26.1%
Greek 220 0.7%
Hungarian 277 0.9%
Irish 5,488 17.4%
Italian 4,067 12.9%
Lithuanian 179 0.6%
Norwegian 811 2.6%
Polish 5,070 16.1%
Portuguese 47 0.1%
Russian 331 1.1%
Scotch-Irish 153 0.5%
Scottish 375 1.2%
Slovak 72 0.2%
Subsaharan Africa 0 0.0%
Swedish 1,174 3.7%
Swiss 142 0.5%
Ukrainian 191 0.6%
Welsh 160 0.5%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 0 0.0%

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Lake in the Hills police reports for Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in p ...
Feb. 17, 2017 - 11:42 am

The Learning Experience in Lake in the Hills to hold auction for Make-A-Wish Foundation

LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Learning Experience Academy of Early Education in Lake in the Hills is hosting a silent auction to raise funds for t ...
Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:33 pm

Coroner IDs man who died in Lake in the Hills house fire

LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Lake in the Hills man who was injured in a house fire Sunday evening has died.The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Pro ...
Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:56 pm

Education

Less than 9th Grade 384 2.1%
9th to 12th grade, No Diploma 593 3.3%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 5,051 28.0%
Some College, No Degree 4,704 26.0%
Associates Degree 1,808 10.0%
Bachelor's Degree 4,025 22.3%
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,496 8.3%
Population 25 years and Over 18,061
High School Graduate or Higher 94.59%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 30.56&

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Gender

Male 14,654 50.72%
Female 14,240 49.28%
Total Population 28,894

 

Lake in the Hills man pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges

WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man formally denied allegations that he sexually abused a female family member on several occasions.Edgar Ar ...
Feb. 10, 2017 - 11:29 pm

Lake in the Hills man faces DUI charge after Crystal Lake crash that damaged dealership

CRYSTAL LAKE – A Lake in the Hills man faces multiple charges after allegedly causing a crash that injured another driver and damaged cars a ...
Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:28 am

Coroner IDs body found in Lake in the Hills as missing Chicago man

LAKE IN THE HILLS – A body found Monday that was lying in the mud near Route 31 in Lake in the Hills was identified as a missing 69-year-old ...
Feb. 10, 2017 - 12:28 am

Household Type

Total Households 9,792
Family Households 7,556 77.16&
with own children under 18 years 4,250 43.40%

 

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 9,792
Owner-Occupied 8,909 90.98%
Renter Occupied 883 9.01&

 

Lake in the Hills plans to replace infected ash trees within 3 years

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Within three years, Lake in the Hills officials are hoping to replace the nearly 1,800 ash trees that were removed from ...
Feb. 9, 2017 - 12:44 am

Police: Body found near Route 31 in Lake in the Hills

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Police are investigating an incident of a body found Monday lying in the mud near Route 31.The Lake in the Hills Police ...
Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:30 pm

Lake in the Hills recognized for excellence in financial reporting

LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting was awarded to the village of Lake in the Hills for i ...
Feb. 6, 2017 - 12:57 am

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $1256

 

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 7,928
Median (dollars) $2023
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 981
Median (dollars) $674

 

Mercyhealth touts advantages of proposed Crystal Lake microhospital

CRYSTAL LAKE – Mercyhealth doesn’t see its proposed 13-bed microhospital as an expansion so much as the meeting of several important communi ...
Feb. 4, 2017 - 11:06 pm

Lake in the Hills Preschool offering Spanish-speaking program

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Hoping to prepare future Community Unit School District 300 and Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 students for ...
Feb. 2, 2017 - 12:17 am

Speedway gas station coming to Algonquin Road in Lake in the Hills

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Construction on a Speedway gas station and convenience store is expected to start this spring, Lake in the Hills Communi ...
Feb. 2, 2017 - 12:19 am

Household Value

Median (dollars) $223,300

 

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $85,429

 

Lake in the Hills police reports for Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Information in police reports is obtained from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and municipal police departments. Individuals listed in p ...
Feb. 2, 2017 - 12:13 am

Huntley man facing drug-induced homicide charges after LITH death

WOODSTOCK – A 27-year-old Huntley man has been charged with drug-induced homicide in connection with a suspected heroin overdose death in La ...
Jan. 31, 2017 - 11:40 pm

Lake in the Hills police investigate rollover, pedestrian crashes from Sunday evening

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills police are investigating a rollover crash and a pedestrian struck by a vehicle from Sunday, a police o ...
Jan. 31, 2017 - 10:48 pm

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 42 0.27%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 1,046 6.75%
Construction 1,044 6.74%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 2,464 15.90%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 984 6.35%
Information 444 2.86%
Manufacturing 2,796 18.04%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 763 4.92%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 1,560 10.06%
Public Administration 288 1.86%
Retail Trade 1,967 12.69%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 1,011 6.52%
Wholesale Trade 507 3.27%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 14,916

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Land

Area (in square miles) 10.38
Density (in square feet) 2,783.62

 

Lake in the Hills man pleads not guilty to DUI in connection with crash that killed Crystal Lake man

WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man formally denied allegations that he was driving under the influence of alcohol in a multiple-vehicle cra ...
Jan. 31, 2017 - 12:26 am

AARP to offer tax preparation for seniors in Lake in the Hills

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Free tax preparation services will be offered to seniors in Lake in the Hills.AARP volunteers will help seniors age 60 a ...
Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:07 pm

Letter: Village treasures are surviving

To the Editor:Seventeen years ago, a 7-year-old Crystal Lake boy tried to “save the turtles.” He learned Walgreens planned to build a store ...
Jan. 26, 2017 - 5:30 am

Political Leaders

President Barack Obama
U.S. Senate Richard Durbin
U.S. Senate Mark Kirk
U.S. House of Representatives Peter Roskam
U.S. House of Representatives Randy Hultgren
Illinois Senate Karen McConnaughay
Illinois Senate Dan Duffy
Illinois House of Representatives Michael Tryon
Illinois House of Representatives David McSweeney

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 2,609
Cuban 41
Mexican 1,941
Other Hispanic or Latino 443
Puerto Rican 184
Total Population 2,609
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,285
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 44
Asian Alone 1,290
Black or African American Alone 375
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 0
Some Other Race Alone 0
Two or More Races 470
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 96
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 374
White Alone 24,106
Total Population 28,894

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Lake in the Hills Sanitary District board member nominated for trustee position

LAKE IN THE HILLS – A board member with the Lake in the Hills Sanitary District has been nominated to fill a vacant trustee position on the ...
Jan. 25, 2017 - 12:28 am

Vigil honors Lake in the Hills mother, children killed in apparent murder-suicide

LAKE IN THE HILLS – It’s been a hard week and a half for his family, but Luis Garcia said the support of the community has made everything e ...
Jan. 21, 2017 - 12:09 am

Chicagoland Mobile Veterinary Services to open Lake in the Hills clinic

LAKE IN THE HILLS – From pigs to camels to venomous snakes, Jason Olech – a veterinarian at Chicagoland Mobile Veterinary Services – has tre ...
Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:45 am

Schools

Elementary Schools Crystal Lake Community Consoldiated School Dist. 47
Secondary Schools Community High School Dist. 155
Unified School Districts Huntley Consolidated School Dist. 158
Unified School Districts Community Unit School Dist. 300

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Lake in the Hills man pleads guilty to DUI in 2015 crash that injured 2 men

WOODSTOCK – A Lake in the Hills man could be headed to prison after he admitted to driving drunk in a crash that seriously injured two men.V ...
Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:37 am

Crystal Lake School District 47 school board OKs 4-year teachers union contract

CRYSTAL LAKE – Teachers in Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 will receive 3.75 percent annual raises under a new four-year contract ...
Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:32 am

Senior living facility eyeing Lake in the Hills

LAKE IN THE HILLS – Village trustees heard plans for a senior living facility that would be built in an 8-acre lot in the northwest corner o ...
Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:17 am

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