Harvard McHenry County, Illinois

Harvard: Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

About

Harvard is a city located in the county of McHenry in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,447. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,979 inhabitants.

The city was created 386 years ago in 1635.

Harvard Quick Facts

Population : 8,979 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : McHenry County
Instagram username : harvard
Twitter username : Harvard
Postal code : 02138
Official name : Harvard University
Has part : Pforzheimer House, Lowell House, Leverett House, Kirkland House, Harvard University, Quincy House, Winthrop House, Currier House, Cabot House, Adams House, Dunster House
Named for : John Harvard
Altitude : 958 feet / 292 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1636 (386 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:26:04 (20th May 2022)
Population growth : -5.21% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Harvard is located at 42°25'20"N 88°36'49"W (42.4222400, -88.6137100).

Harvard map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Harvard decreased by 5.21% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,447 - census
2011 9,397 -0.53% estimation process
2012 9,354 -0.46% estimation process
2013 9,279 -0.81% estimation process
2014 9,237 -0.45% estimation process
2015 9,204 -0.36% estimation process
2016 9,150 -0.59% estimation process
2017 9,132 -0.2% estimation process
2018 9,112 -0.22% estimation process
2019 9,060 -0.57% estimation process
2020 8,979 -0.9% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 11,024
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 10,657
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 3.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 10,739
April 1, 2010 Population : 10,648
People under 5 years old, percentage : 3.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 16.3%
People over 65 (%) : 30.4%
Female persons, % : 54.5%
White only, percent : 90.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 2.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 20.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 73.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 637
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 10.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.0%

Harvard zip code is 60033. County name: McHenry, County fips: 17111

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $785,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,762
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $897
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,836
2015-2019 Households : 5,125
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.12
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 89.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 42.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 103,166
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 149,750
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 478,756
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 245,077
2012 total retail sales per capita : $22,590
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $84,352
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $52,619
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,122
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 817
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 857
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 216
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,706
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 107
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,858
2010 population per square mile : 3,883.3
2010 land area in square miles : 2.74
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 74.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $308,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,755
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $575
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,488
2015-2019 Households : 7,012
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.81
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 98.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 96.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 3.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 84,236
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 262,536
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 444,661
2012 total retail sales per capita : $27,359
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $90,436
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $39,292
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,375
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,801
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,066
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,189
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,025
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 219
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,993
2010 population per square mile : 1,411.0
2010 land area in square miles : 10.88

Schools in Harvard

College & universities near Harvard, IL

Code Name City ZIP
147004 McHenry County College Crystal Lake (IL) 60012-2761

Stations (18)

Amtrak & bus stations near Harvard, IL

Code Name Address Type
BET South Beloit, Illinois 15766 Manchester Road BUS
RCK Rockford, Illinois 7559 Walton St. BUS
JVL Janesville, Wisconsin 3120 North Pontiac Drive BUS
SVT Sturtevant station 9900 East Exploration Court RAIL
GLN Glenview station 1116 Depot St. RAIL

Post offices near Harvard

Post Office Name City ZIP
Harvard Post Office Harvard (IL) 60033

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in McHenry County

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

City Name Population Title
Crystal Lake 39,642 City located in McHenry County, Illinois, USA
Algonquin 30,730 Village in Illinois
Lake in the Hills 28,345 Village in Illinois
Huntley 27,256 Village in McHenry and Kane counties, Illinois, United States
McHenry 27,100 City in Illinois
Cary 17,929 Village in Illinois, United States
Chemung 8,702 Township in McHenry County, Illinois
Marengo 7,377 City in McHenry County, Illinois, United States
Johnsburg 6,310 Village in United States of America
Lakemoor 5,912 City in Illinois, United States of America
Spring Grove 5,679 City in Houston County, Minnesota, United States
Fox River Grove 4,518 City in United States of America
Lawrence 4,380 Township in Lawrence County, Illinois
Wonder Lake 3,837 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Pistakee Highlands 3,454 Census designated place
Coral 3,416 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Harvard distances to largest Illinois cities