Golf, Illinois

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Category Value
Nearest Medium City 3 miles NW of Skokie, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 15 miles NW of Chicago, Illinois
County Cook
P.O. Box Zip Codes 60029
Phone Area Codes 847
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.058
Longitude -87.792

Golf Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 5.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 37 to 56 F
Jul Temp 63 to 83 F
Oct Temp 42 to 63 F
Annual Precip 36.8 inches
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 29 F
Apr Temp 36 to 55 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 41 to 62 F
Annual Precip 34 inches
Station WHEATON 3 SE
Distance 21.9 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 32 F
Apr Temp 38 to 63 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 37.9 inches
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Golf Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 451 100%
Male 220 48.8%
Female 231 51.2%
Under 18 142 31.5%
18+ 309 68.5%
65+ 79 17.5%
Median Age 41.2
Average Family Size 3.17
White 446 98.9%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 4 0.9%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 1 0.2%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.7%

Estimated Golf Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 459
Growth 8
Growth % 1.8%

Golf Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Irish 24.9%
English 18.3%
German 10.3%
Italian 8.2%
US/American 6.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.4%
Polish 4%
Swedish 3.5%
Russian 3.1%
Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac 3.1%
Greek 2.3%
Scottish 2.1%
Norwegian 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
French (except Basque) 1.2%
Dutch 0.9%
Croatian 0.7%
Armenian 0.7%
Swiss 0.5%
Austrian 0.5%
Welsh 0.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Golf 451 $138,560
Glenview 41,847 $96,552
Morton Grove 22,451 $72,778
Niles 30,068 $58,215
Northfield 5,389 $114,279
Skokie 63,348 $68,253
Wilmette 27,651 $122,515
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