Living in Crystal Lake, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Crystal Lake SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Crystal Lake, IL Crime Report

686
Total Crimes
1,700.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.80%
Below National Average

Crystal Lake, IL Cost Of Living

102
Crystal Lake's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

Crystal Lake, Illinois Info Snack

Crystal Lake is a city in McHenry County in the U.S. state of Illinois. Named after a lake 1.6 miles (2.6 km) southwest of the city's downtown, Crystal Lake is 45 miles northwest of Chicago. The population was 40,743 in 2010. Crystal Lake is the largest city in McHenry County, part of the Chicago metropolitan area.
Population
40,170
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
7.2%
Median Home
$219,200
Median Income
$87,221
Median Rent
$1,263

Crystal Lake, IL Photos

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Rankings for Crystal Lake in Illinois

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Map Of Crystal Lake, IL

Population over time in Crystal Lake

Year Population % Change
2017 40,170 -0.4%
2016 40,331 -0.4%
2015 40,475 -0.4%
2014 40,635 0.1%
2013 40,598 -0.0%
2012 40,609 -0.6%
2011 40,867 -0.4%
2010 41,027 -0.0%
2009 41,044 -
Crime/100k Crystal Lake IL USA
Violent Crime 94.2 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 9.9 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 54.5 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1606.1 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 91.7 306.7 376.0
Larceny 1492.1 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 22.3 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Crystal Lake

White
81.6% (32,781)
African American
1.4% (557)
American Indian
0.2% (71)
Asian
2.7% (1,075)
Hawaiian
0.0% (14)
Other
0.2% (75)
Two Or More
1.4% (576)
Hispanic
12.5% (5,021)
Race Crystal Lake IL USA
White 81.6% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 1.4% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.7% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.5% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Crystal Lake, Illinois

Less than $10,000
2.9% (118,315)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.7% (68,858)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.0% (200,563)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.6% (263,409)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.6% (344,837)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (663,989)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.3% (653,059)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.3% (935,870)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.8% (435,008)
$200,000 or more
8.3% (333,087)
Income Crystal Lake IL USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.7% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.0% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.6% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.6% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.3% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.3% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.8% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Crystal Lake

Female
50.2% (20,184)
Male
49.8% (19,985)
Gender Crystal Lake IL USA
Female 50.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Crystal Lake for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (803)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,606)
High School / GED
22.0% (8,837)
Some College
22.0% (8,837)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,615)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (10,845)
Master's Degree
11.0% (4,418)
Professional Degree
1.0% (401)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (803)
Education Crystal Lake IL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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