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Pistakee Highlands, Illinois - Basic Facts

The Pistakee Highlands Census Designated Place had a population of 3,433 as of July 1, 2017. Pistakee Highlands ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Pistakee Highlands is located at latitude 42.403 and longitude -88.2109 in McHenry County. The formal boundaries for the Pistakee Highlands Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0.28 sq. miles. McHenry County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 758 feet.

The Pistakee Highlands Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2393188) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Pistakee Highlands Census Designated Place is located within Township of McHenry, a minor civil division (MCD) of McHenry County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pistakee Highlands population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Pistakee Highlands: Pistakee.

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Pistakee Highlands, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,433
Daytime Population: Workers 110
Daytime Population: Residents 1,541
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,651
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.48
Population in Households 3,433
Population in Familes 2,886
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2,551
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $65,294
Average Household Income $79,941
Per Capita Income $30,421


Total Housing Units 1,420 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,127 (79.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 193 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 101 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $166,456
Average Home Value $190,342


Total Households 1,319
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 951
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.08% -0.06%
Households 0.06% 0.02%
Families 0.0% -0.11%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   2.48%

Pistakee Highlands, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pistakee Highlands to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 411 70th
Population Density # 176 87th
Diversity Index # 542 61st
Median Household Income # 318 77th
Per Capita Income # 406 70th

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