Highland Park Lake County, Illinois

Highland Park: City in Lake County, Illinois, United States

About

Highland Park is a city located in the county of Lake in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 29,763 and a population density of 939 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 29,427 inhabitants.

The city was created 153 years ago in 1868.

Highland Park Quick Facts

Population : 29,427 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Lake County
Postal code : 60035
Area : 31.7 km2
Altitude : 1,650 feet / 503 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1869 (153 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:22:36 (24th May 2022)
Density : 928 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.14% (2010-2020)
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Location of Highland Park on Illinois map.
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Geography

Highland Park is located at 42°10'54"N 87°48'1"W (42.1816900, -87.8003400).

Highland Park map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Highland Park decreased by 1.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 29,763 - census
2011 29,802 0.13% estimation process
2012 29,850 0.16% estimation process
2013 29,890 0.13% estimation process
2014 29,862 -0.09% estimation process
2015 29,744 -0.4% estimation process
2016 29,675 -0.23% estimation process
2017 29,710 0.12% estimation process
2018 29,565 -0.49% estimation process
2019 29,515 -0.17% estimation process
2020 29,427 -0.3% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 94,740
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 83,423
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 13.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 93,000
April 1, 2010 Population : 82,922
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 28.1%
People over 65 (%) : 8.9%
Female persons, % : 50.2%
White only, percent : 58.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 16.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 1.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 9.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 39.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 33.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,131
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 26.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.8%

Highland Park zip code is 60035. County name: Lake, County fips: 17097

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $446,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,286
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $580
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,774
2015-2019 Households : 25,854
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.50
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 92.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 85.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 111,135
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 328,815
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,110,002
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,041,595
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,302
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $92,046
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $31,540
Percentage of people living in poverty : 8.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,191
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,675
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,702
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,622
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,299
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 340
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,515
2010 population per square mile : 3,768.7
2010 land area in square miles : 22.00

People born in Highland Park (72)

People born in Highland Park, including actress and comedian Alex Borstein, fiction writer Jacqueline Carey, musician, writer and painter Grace Slick, .

List

  • Aaron Swartz (American computer programmer and internet-political activist) he was born in 08/11/1986
  • Edward Weston (American photographer (1886-1958)) he was born in 24/03/1886
  • William Goldman (American novelist, screenwriter and playwright) he was born in 12/08/1931
  • Martha Minow (American legal scholar) she was born in 06/12/1954
  • Earle S. MacPherson (American automotive engineer) he was born in 06/07/1891
  • Jeff Perry (American actor) he was born in 16/08/1955
  • Kevin Alexander Clark (American actor) he was born in 03/12/1988
  • John Preskill (American theoretical physicist) he was born in 19/01/1953
  • Robert Reed (American actor, director (1932-1992)) he was born in 19/10/1932
  • Stansfield Turner (former United States Navy admiral and former Director of Central Intelligence and President of the Naval War College) he was born in 01/01/1923
  • Bill Cassidy (United States Senator from Louisiana) he was born in 28/09/1957
  • Brian Levant (film director) he was born in 06/08/1952
  • Robert Wrenn (US tennis player) he was born in 20/09/1873
  • Stephen Glass (American journalist) he was born in 15/09/1972
  • D. W. Moffett (American actor) he was born in 26/10/1954
  • David Seltzer (American screenwriter and producer) he was born in 12/02/1940
  • George Kirke Spoor (American film producer) he was born in 18/12/1871
  • Tony Rosenthal (American sculptor) he was born in 09/08/1914

Schools in Highland Park

College & universities near Highland Park, IL

Code Name City ZIP
149514 Trinity International University-Illinois Deerfield (IL) 60015-1283

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Highland Park, IL

Code Name Address Type
GLN Glenview station 1116 Depot St. RAIL
CHI Chicago Union Station 225 South Canal Street RAIL
LAG La Grange Road 25 West Burlington St. RAIL
SMT Summit Archer Ave. and South Center Ave. RAIL
NPV Naperville 105 E. Fourth Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Highland Park

Post Office Name City ZIP
Highland Park Post Office Highland Park (IL) 60035

Other places with the same name (5)

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
Gurnee 30,168 Village in Illinois
North Chicago 29,639 City and suburb of Chicago, Illinois, USA
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

Highland Park distances to largest Illinois cities