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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

Senior living development proposed in Spring Grove

SPRING GROVE – A senior housing development is in the works for Spring Grove, village officials said. Community Building Solution has appro ...
Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:03 am

McHenry County Board approves cost controls on government surplus purchases

WOODSTOCK – Free military surplus isn't always free, as far as county government is concerned. A new provision of the McHenry County Board’s ...
Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:45 pm

Age

Under 5 Years 188
5 to 9 Years 509
10 to 14 Years 559
15 to 19 Years 545
20 to 24 Years 288
25 to 34 Years 177
35 to 44 Years 755
45 to 54 Years 1234
55 to 59 Years 359
60 to 64 Years 249
65 to 74 Years 339
75 to 84 Years 178
85 Years and Over 72
Median Age (in years) 41.8

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Ancestry

American 257 3.7%
Arab 26 0.4%
Czech 12 0.2%
Danish 0 0.0%
Dutch 75 1.1%
English 482 6.9%
French (except Basque) 82 1.2%
French Canadian 23 0.3%
German 1,981 28.2%
Greek 22 0.3%
Hungarian 40 0.6%
Irish 1,278 18.2%
Italian 920 13.1%
Lithuanian 43 0.6%
Norwegian 49 0.7%
Polish 1,209 17.2%
Portuguese 0 0.0%
Russian 13 0.2%
Scotch-Irish 69 1.0%
Scottish 19 0.3%
Slovak 23 0.3%
Subsaharan Africa 84 1.2%
Swedish 282 4.0%
Swiss 30 0.4%
Ukrainian 0 0.0%
Welsh 0 0.0%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 0 0.0%

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Spring Grove police reports for Oct. 22, 2014

• Gary J. Educate, 56, 94 Forest Ave., Fox Lake, was charged Saturday, Sept. 20, with driving under the influence of alcohol and driving wit ...
Oct. 22, 2014 - 9:10 am

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

McHenry County, police deal with hidden cost of government surplus of military supplies, vehicles

The first notice that Spring Grove Village President Mark Eisenberg had that his police chief wanted to obtain a 40-ton armored vehicle was ...
Oct. 6, 2014 - 9:59 am

Education

Less than 9th Grade 84 2.5%
9th to 12th grade, No Diploma 110 3.3%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 864 25.7%
Some College, No Degree 916 27.2%
Associates Degree 318 9.5%
Bachelor's Degree 729 21.7%
Graduate or Professional Degree 342 10.2%
Population 25 years and Over 3,363
High School Graduate or Higher 94.23%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 31.84&

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Gender

Male 2,762 50.66%
Female 2,690 49.34%
Total Population 5,452

McHenry County police departments participating in prescription drug take-back day

Several area police departments are scheduled to participate in Saturday's National Prescription Drug Take-Back day. The drug take back day ...
Sept. 24, 2014 - 11:20 pm

Spring Grove police reports for Sept. 22, 2014

• Eric A. Jacobson, 23, 7609 Ashbury Court, Spring Grove, was charged Monday, Aug. 18, with the manufacture or delivery of marijuana, posses ...
Sept. 22, 2014 - 4:50 pm

Kuyper: Mail boxes highlighted at home show

The handiwork of Richard Parent can be felt daily in many McHenry and abutting county locales.Reach into or place mail inside your mailbox a ...
Sept. 14, 2014 - 5:00 am

Household Type

Total Households 1,753
Family Households 1,604 91.50%
with own children under 18 years 875 49.91%

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 1,753
Owner-Occupied 1,649 94.06&
Renter Occupied 104 5.93%

Spring Grove police reports for Sept. 8, 2014

• Adam P. Tesch, 40, 728 Petite St., Round Lake, was charged Sunday, Aug. 17, with driving under the influence, improper lane use, squealing ...
Sept. 8, 2014 - 5:16 pm

11-year-old injured after Richmond crash

RICHMOND – An 11-year-old girl was taken to the hospital Tuesday night after a two-vehicle crash at a Richmond intersection, fire officials ...
Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:48 pm

Spring Grove police reports for Aug. 12, 2014

• Kyle D. McGinnis, 27, 9705 343rd Ave., Twin Lakes, Wisconsin, was charged Monday, July 21, with possession of a controlled substance, poss ...
Aug. 12, 2014 - 1:24 pm

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $2,000+

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 1,297
Median (dollars) $2548
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 352
Median (dollars) $763

Wine walk to feature 10 businesses, 30 tastings

RICHMOND – The upcoming fall wine walk will include 10 spots, each with three tastings, and some will offer treats and giveaways. The Richm ...
Aug. 12, 2014 - 11:56 pm

Spring Grove police reports for Aug. 5, 2014

• Kyle Dove Buchschacher, 21, 190 W. Johnson St., Unit 407, Palatine, was charged Saturday, July 5, with driving under the influence and imp ...
Aug. 5, 2014 - 1:22 pm

Household Value

Median (dollars) $321,800

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $100,231

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 46 0.30%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 271 1.75%
Construction 72 0.46%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 485 3.13%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 172 1.11%
Information 40 0.26%
Manufacturing 511 3.30%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 120 0.77%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 230 1.48%
Public Administration 66 0.43%
Retail Trade 178 1.15%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 165 1.06%
Wholesale Trade 90 0.58%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 2,446

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Land

Area (in square miles) 8.68
Density (in square feet) 628.11

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) 194
Cuban 0
Mexican 194
Other Hispanic or Latino 0
Puerto Rican 0
Total Population 194
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,258
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 0
Asian Alone 147
Black or African American Alone 135
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 0
Some Other Race Alone 52
Two or More Races 36
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 12
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 24
White Alone 4,888
Total Population 5,452

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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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