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Welcome to the Village of Elk Grove


Demographic/Statistical Information


  • Location: Adjacent to Chicago's northwest city limits (O'Hare Internat’l. Airport); 22 miles to Chicago's Loop
  • Counties: Cook and DuPage
  • Incorporation: July 17, 1956 with a population of 116
  • Land Area: 10.9 Square Miles (Residential 5.5 Square Miles) (Industrial 5.4 Square Miles)
  • Population: 33,429 (1990 Census)
  • Number of Registered Voters: 17,121
  • Median Age of Resident: 32.7 years
  • Average Persons Per Household: 3.77 persons
  • Median Family Income: $63,921/year(est.)
  • Bond Rating (Moody's): Aa1
  • Average Temperatures: Summer - 70.4 F; Winter - 25.4 F
  • Average Annual Rainfall: 31.7"
  • Average Annual Snowfall: 39.0"
  • Elevation above Sea Level: (Avg.) 700 ft.; (Min.) 660 ft.; (Max.) 740 ft.




The Elk Grove Village Library is a modern facility, annually adding over 15,000 books and materials to its current inventory of 171,000 books and over 13,000 video and audio recordings. The Library is one of the top 5 Illinois libraries as of per capita use, and its services rank in the top one percent. Other library resources include special displays, children's activities, over 300 subscriptions to various periodicals, video cassettes, and records. The Library also has computerized access to 30 other libraries in the area.


The Elk Grove Village Library is a member of the NorthStarNet Community Wide Information Service. NorthStartNet is operated by libraries of the North Suburban Library System (NSLS) and was designed to provide community information of interest to residents in north suburban Cook, Lake, McHenry and eastern Kane counties in Illinois. For more information: Phone: (847)-439-0447; Fax: (847) 439-0475




Elementary -

7 public, 1 Catholic

Jr. High -

2 public

High School -

2 public

Jr. College -

1 public (located in neighboring community)


Public School Information


Residents living west of Route 53 are within the Community Consolidated School District #54 (elementary). The offices are located at 524 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, Ph: (847) 885-6700.


High School students are in School District #211 and attend James B. Conant High School. District #211's offices are located at 1750 So. Roselle Road, Palatine, Ph: (847) 755-6600.



Residents and employers in Elk Grove Village are served by a number of local colleges and universities. Nationally recognized four-year degree programs are available through DePaul University, Northern Illinois University, Northwestern University, Roosevelt University, University of Chicago, University of Illinois - Chicago, and many others. Nearby Harper College offers two year technical degrees and programs for those in the Elk Grove area.









1 (Synagogue located in neighboring community)

The Village of Elk Grove maintains a list of churches in Elk Grove Village. For a copy of this list, please contact the Village Manager's Office at (847) 439-3900.


Parks and Recreation


The Elk Grove Park District maintains approximately 473 acres, including 43 parks, 3 Olympic-size swimming pools, and 11 public tennis courts. Its outstanding feature is the Pirate's Cove Theme Park built for the enjoyment of children 10 years and younger. The Park District also operates a Senior Citizen Center; Fitness Center; 18-hole golf course with driving range; and the Rainbow Falls Wet & Wild Pool and miniature golf recreational center.


Nearby Ned Brown Woods is a 10 square mile Cook County Forest Preserve featuring boating and fishing. It also features an 11 mile scenic bicycle path winding through the entire wooded area. For more information on any of the Elk Grove Park District facilities and programs, call 847-437-9494 or pick up a quarterly brochure at any of the facilities.




  • AlexianBrothersMedicalCenter (Hospital) - 445 Beds, Elk Grove Village
  • St. Alexius Medical Center - 365 Beds, Hoffman Estates
  • HolyFamilyHospital - 252 Beds, Des Plaines
  • NorthwestCommunityHospital - 400 Beds, Arlington Heights




Currently Constructed Single Family Homes:


Apartment & Condominium Units & Townhouses:






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