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Lake Villa, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Lake Villa had a population of 8,864 as of July 1, 2016. Lake Villa ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lake Villa is located at latitude 42.4176 and longitude -88.0826 in Lake County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Lake Villa (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0.8 sq. miles. Lake County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 794 feet.

The Village of Lake Villa (GNIS ID: 2398385) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Lake Villa is located within Township of Lake Villa, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lake County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake Villa population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Lake Villa, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 8,864
Population in Households 8,788
Population in Familes 7,634
Population in Group Qrtrs 76
Population Density1 1,428
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 3,068
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 2,259
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,217 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,275 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 793 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 149 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $239,022
Average Home Value $253,658


Median Household Income $84,323
Average Household Income $103,144
Per Capita Income $36,943
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% 0.36%
Households 0.25% 0.35%
Families -0.32% 0.33%
Median Household Income   3.1%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Lake Villa, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Villa to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 241 82nd
Population Density1 # 514 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 238 83rd
Median Household Income # 116 92nd
Per Capita Income # 144 90th

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