Crystal Lake is well-positioned for growth, both geographically and economically. Located 50 miles northwest of Chicago, Crystal Lake benefits from a continually-growing population and workforce base. Crystal Lake has experienced a 62% increase in population since the 1990’s and is the largest community in McHenry County.
Crystal Lake and McHenry County Fast Facts*
Crystal Lake businesses post over $1 billion in annual retail sales
McHenry County has a $6 billion economy
Median income $77,550
Median income $76,909
Mean income $87,493
Mean income $90,469
Total households 14,383
Total households 108,361
2010 Population 40,743
2010 Population 308,760*Sources: 2010 Census Data, U.S. Census Bureau 2009 American Community Survey, Selected Economic Characteristics 2007-2011
The following statistical reports and demographic data provide information for businesses and organizations that are interested in Crystal Lake. Whether you are starting a new business, expanding your business, or relocating, we’re confident that Crystal Lake is an ideal location to do business. Retail Data2010 ESRI Retail Goods & Services Expenditures2010 ESRI Retail Marketplace Profile (Leakage Analysis)2012 Crystal Lake Retail Sales by SIC2013 Retail Distance Analysis Map
General Demographic Data2011 Economic Characteristics2011 Social Characteristics2011 CMAP Community Data Snapshot2013 Property Tax Rate Comparison2013 Largest Crystal Lake Employers
Traffic DataCrystal Lake Driving Distance By Time Map2011 IL Dept of Transportation Traffic Counts Map2011 McHenry County Traffic Counts Map
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