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Driver taken to hospital after Richmond rollover crash

RICHMOND – A man was taken to an area hospital early Monday after a rollover crash that kept authorities on scene for nearly three hours, fi ...
Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:19 am

Habitat for Humanity program helps McHenry County veterans fix up homes (with video)

RICHMOND – March 7, 1966. Qui Nho'n, Vietnam. It's 6 p.m., and the sun is setting over a hill, as troops from Jim Nor's Marine battalion app ...
Nov. 11, 2014 - 3:07 pm

Richmond looks to increase levy 2.09 percent

RICHMOND – After freezing the tax levy last year, Richmond officials are pushing for a 2.09 percent increase. The Richmond Village Board of ...
Nov. 11, 2014 - 12:11 am

Age

Under 5 Years 37
5 to 9 Years 144
10 to 14 Years 101
15 to 19 Years 115
20 to 24 Years 186
25 to 34 Years 361
35 to 44 Years 280
45 to 54 Years 307
55 to 59 Years 151
60 to 64 Years 154
65 to 74 Years 130
75 to 84 Years 106
85 Years and Over 20
Median Age (in years) 39.1

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Ancestry

American 31 1.3%
Arab 0 0.0%
Czech 10 0.4%
Danish 19 0.8%
Dutch 13 0.5%
English 155 6.3%
French (except Basque) 41 1.7%
French Canadian 5 0.2%
German 845 34.6%
Greek 37 1.5%
Hungarian 0 0.0%
Irish 384 15.7%
Italian 223 9.1%
Lithuanian 88 3.6%
Norwegian 132 5.4%
Polish 181 7.4%
Portuguese 0 0.0%
Russian 0 0.0%
Scotch-Irish 13 0.5%
Scottish 88 3.6%
Slovak 0 0.0%
Subsaharan Africa 0 0.0%
Swedish 145 5.9%
Swiss 19 0.8%
Ukrainian 9 0.4%
Welsh 5 0.2%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 0 0.0%

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Law firm cuts ribbon at new Huntley location

Huntley Area Chamber of Commerce members and guests recently gathered at Ariano, Hardy, Ritt, Nyuli, Richmond, Lytle & Goettel P.C. for a ri ...
Nov. 9, 2014 - 5:30 am

Richmond police reports for Nov. 6, 2014

• Glen R. Decker, 42, N1234 County Road H, Genoa City, Wisconsin, was charged Sunday, Oct. 5, with possession of drug paraphernalia and arre ...
Nov. 6, 2014 - 10:36 am

In tough market, Richmond property goes to auction

RICHMOND – A 119-acre development planned for Richmond is headed to auction Monday amid sluggish sales of new single and multi-family units ...
Nov. 2, 2014 - 11:08 pm

Education

Less than 9th Grade 0 0.0%
9th to 12th grade, No Diploma 94 6.2%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 529 35.1%
Some College, No Degree 437 29.0%
Associates Degree 72 4.8%
Bachelor's Degree 240 15.9%
Graduate or Professional Degree 137 9.1%
Population 25 years and Over 1,509
High School Graduate or Higher 93.77%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 24.98%

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Gender

Male 1,030 49.24%
Female 1,062 50.76%
Total Population 2,092

 

More McHenry County school districts adding full-day kindergarten

RICHMOND – Six-year-old Gavin Saranzak examined the stamp in his hand and the pad of blue ink on the table in front of him. “How hard do yo ...
Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:03 am

MCCD turns down chance to purchase land outside Richmond

RINGWOOD – The McHenry County Conservation District’s board said no thanks to a 20-acre parcel of land outside Richmond at its meeting Thurs ...
Oct. 24, 2014 - 8:13 pm

Richmond police reports for Oct. 21, 2014

• Eduardo Cruz Vivero, 23, 1312 Northfield Court, Unit 2D, Harvard, was charged Sunday, Aug. 31, with driving without a valid license, posse ...
Oct. 21, 2014 - 5:16 pm

Household Type

Total Households 1,048
Family Households 543 51.81%
with own children under 18 years 226 21.56%

 

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 1,048
Owner-Occupied 548 52.29%
Renter Occupied 500 47.70&

 

USPS to deliver packages on Sundays in Spring Grove

SPRING GROVE – Online shopping on sites such as Amazon has led to the U.S. Postal Service delivering packages to a growing number of towns – ...
Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:16 am

Richmond to hire 2 full-time police officers

RICHMOND – Two full-time officers will join the Richmond Police Department, the Richmond Village Board decided late last week. The departme ...
Oct. 20, 2014 - 11:59 pm

On the Record with... Richmond-Burton graduate, U.S. Navy officer Brian Heinkel

RICHMOND – A 2003 Richmond-Burton Community High School graduate is one of about 40 officers and 260 enlisted men living on a 505-foot-long ...
Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:19 am

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $841

 

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 421
Median (dollars) $1666
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 127
Median (dollars) $676

 

MCCD feels strain of maintaining land using referendum dollars

Nodding Trillium is a delicate looking flower with three broad, usually white petals. It was thought to have vanished from Illinois after be ...
Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:59 pm

McHenry County Conservation District land acquisitions

The McHenry County Conservation District has acquire more than 4,000 acres throughout the county using money from general obligations bonds ...
Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:57 pm

Richmond police reports for Sept. 16, 2014

• Craig J. Whittington, 30, 5 Nippersink Blvd., Fox Lake, was charged Friday, Aug. 8, with possession of marijuana, possession of drug parap ...
Sept. 16, 2014 - 9:55 am

Household Value

Median (dollars) $190,000

 

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $52,500

 

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 19 0.12%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 48 0.31%
Construction 123 0.79%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 211 1.36%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 95 0.61%
Information 23 0.15%
Manufacturing 222 1.43%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 50 0.32%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 130 0.84%
Public Administration 61 0.39%
Retail Trade 163 1.05%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 62 0.40%
Wholesale Trade 22 0.14%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 1,229

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Land

Area (in square miles) 4.22
Density (in square feet) 495.74

 

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

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 135
Cuban 0
Mexican 101
Other Hispanic or Latino 16
Puerto Rican 18
Total Population 135
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,957
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 0
Asian Alone 12
Black or African American Alone 0
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 0
Some Other Race Alone 0
Two or More Races 0
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 0
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 0
White Alone 1,945
Total Population 2,092

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Schools

Elementary Schools Nippersink School Dist. 2
Secondary Schools Richmond-Burton Community High School Dist. 157
Unified School Districts

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