Gurnee Lake County, Illinois

Gurnee: Village in Illinois

About

Gurnee is a village located in the county of Lake in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 31,295 and a population density of 895 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 30,168 inhabitants.

The village was created 94 years ago in 1927.

Gurnee Quick Facts

Population : 30,168 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Lake County
Area : 34.96 km2
Altitude : 679 feet / 207 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1928 (94 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:46:50 (19th May 2022)
Postal code : 60031
Density : 863 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.74% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Gurnee is located at 42°22'13"N 87°54'7"W (42.3703000, -87.9020200).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Gurnee decreased by 3.74% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 31,295 - census
2011 31,199 -0.31% estimation process
2012 31,138 -0.2% estimation process
2013 31,169 0.1% estimation process
2014 31,131 -0.12% estimation process
2015 30,975 -0.5% estimation process
2016 30,887 -0.28% estimation process
2017 30,724 -0.53% estimation process
2018 30,531 -0.63% estimation process
2019 30,378 -0.5% estimation process
2020 30,168 -0.7% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 29,806
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 29,267
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 1.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 30,657
April 1, 2010 Population : 29,321
People under 5 years old, percentage : 8.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 28.8%
People over 65 (%) : 11.7%
Female persons, % : 50.0%
White only, percent : 87.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.8%
Asians alone % : 1.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 81.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 15.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 991
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 29.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.1%

Gurnee zip code is 60031. County name: Lake, County fips: 17097

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 54.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $383,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,012
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $478
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,277
2015-2019 Households : 8,615
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.48
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 93.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 82.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 77.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 64.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 12.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.8%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 35,234
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 81,753
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 193,231
2012 total retail sales per capita : $6,449
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $60,468
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $23,079
Percentage of people living in poverty : 14.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,724
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 871
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 652
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 986
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 639
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 68
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,529
2010 population per square mile : 6,384.3
2010 land area in square miles : 4.59
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 41.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $93,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $870
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $330
2015-2019 median gross rent : $659
2015-2019 Households : 2,847
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.37
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 75.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 65.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 74.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 18.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 36.6%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 31,542
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 51,909
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 90,202
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,748
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $30,615
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $15,999
Percentage of people living in poverty : 26.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 337
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 182
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 96
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 72
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 224
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 45
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 251
2010 population per square mile : 871.6
2010 land area in square miles : 8.17
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 47.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $471,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,416
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $845
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,327
2015-2019 Households : 47,108
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.26
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 3.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 73.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 280,125
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 2,561,957
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 156,678
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,342,797
2012 total retail sales per capita : $13,506
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $78,613
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $61,138
Percentage of people living in poverty : 7.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 12,980
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,960
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,497
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,704
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 8,466
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,402
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 10,684
2010 population per square mile : 2,493.4
2010 land area in square miles : 37.64

Best Things to Do in Gurnee

1 Six Flags Great America

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2 Hurricane Harbor Chicago

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3 Launch Trampoline Park Gurnee

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4 Goliath

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5 Gurnee Park District

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Where ot Eat in Gurnee

1 Great Wolf Lodge Water Park | Illinois

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2 Steak 'n Shake

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3 Outback Steakhouse

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4 Denny's

Rating: 4 (1481)

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5 Chili's Grill & Bar

Rating: 3.9 (968)

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Where to Stay in Gurnee

1 Holiday Inn Chicago North - Gurnee, an IHG Hotel

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2 Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Gurnee, IL

Rating: 4.1 (390)

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Other Places in Gurnee

1 Gurnee Park District

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People born in Gurnee (5)

People born in Gurnee, including actor Kevin Anderson, basketball player Brandon Paul, comic book writer Eric M. Esquivel, .

List

  • Greg Rallo (American ice hockey player) he was born in 26/08/1981
  • Darius Paul (American basketball player) he was born in 08/04/1994

Schools in Gurnee

College & universities near Gurnee, IL

Code Name City ZIP
462053 State Career College Waukegan (IL) 60085-5129

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Gurnee, IL

Code Name Address Type
GLN Glenview station 1116 Depot St. RAIL
SVT Sturtevant station 9900 East Exploration Court RAIL
CHI Chicago Union Station 225 South Canal Street RAIL
LAG La Grange Road 25 West Burlington St. RAIL
MKA Milwaukee Airport Railroad Station 5601 South 6th Street RAIL

Post offices near Gurnee

Post Office Name City ZIP
Gurn Post Office Gurnee (IL) 60031

Other cities in Lake County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lake County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Waukegan 85,453 County seat of Lake County, Illinois, United States
Mundelein 30,945 Village in Lake County, Illinois, United States
North Chicago 29,639 City and suburb of Chicago, Illinois, USA
Highland Park 29,427 City in Lake County, Illinois, United States
Round Lake Beach 26,919 City in Illinois, United States of America
Vernon Hills 26,425 City in United States of America
Zion 23,321 City in Lake County, Illinois, US
Grayslake 20,584 Village in Lake County, Illinois, United States
Libertyville 20,155 Village in Lake County, Illinois, United States
Lake Zurich 19,760 Village in Lake County, Illinois, United States
Lake Forest 19,379 City in Lake County, Illinois, United States
City of Lake Forest 19,375 City in Lake County, Illinois, United States
Deerfield 18,532 Village in Illinois
Round Lake 17,982 City in Illinois, United States of America
Antioch 14,174 Town in the American state of Illinois
Lindenhurst 14,117 City in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Gurnee distances to largest Illinois cities