Gurnee, IL Profile: Facts & Data

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Gurnee, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Village of Gurnee had a population of 31,211 as of July 1, 2018. Gurnee ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Gurnee is located at latitude 42.3701 and longitude -87.9374 in Lake County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Gurnee (see map below) encompass a land area of 13.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Lake County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 676 feet.

The Village of Gurnee (GNIS ID: 2398219) 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 Gurnee is located within Township of Warren, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lake County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Gurnee: Gurnee Station.

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Gurnee, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 31,211
Population in Households 31,143
Population in Familes 26,835
Population in Group Qrtrs 68
Population Density2 2,314
Diversity Index3 63
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $89,762
Average Household Income $115,935
Per Capita Income $43,367

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 12,158 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,286 (68.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,324 (27.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 548 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $280,844
Average Home Value $311,650
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 11,610
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 8,211
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.02% 0.03%
Households 0.09% 0.08%
Families -0.09% -0.01%
Median Household Income   1.62%
Per Capita Income   1.99%

Gurnee, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gurnee to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 62 96th
Population Density # 204 85th
Diversity Index # 94 93rd
Median Household Income # 119 91st
Per Capita Income # 109 92nd

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