Maple Park, Illinois

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Maple Park, Illinois

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High Points

Maple Park strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):

Category Trophy
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Maple Park Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Maple Park Well-Paid Single Men
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Maple Park Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Maple Park, Illinois

Comparing Maple Park to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 9 7
Well-Paid Single Women 7 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 6
Racial Diversity 4 4
Age of the Population 3 3
Senior Citizens 1 2
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 9 8
Portion of People Married 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 7
People Above Poverty 8 7
People in Middle Class or Better 8 6
College Educated Adults 7 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 7
Working at Home 9 9
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Short Commute Times 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 7
Housing Recently Built 4 4
People Living Alone 2 3
Affordability of Rents 2 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 3

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Maple Park Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 18 miles SW of Elgin, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 49 miles W of Chicago, Illinois
County Kane
Standard Zip Codes 60151
Phone Area Codes 815
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.907
Longitude -88.599

Maple Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station DE KALB
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 27 F
Apr Temp 37 to 58 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 37.3 inches
Station AURORA
Distance 17.5 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 29 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 27 F
Apr Temp 35 to 58 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 62 F
Annual Precip 33.6 inches
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Maple Park Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 765 100%
Male 393 51.4%
Female 372 48.6%
Under 18 221 28.9%
18+ 544 71.1%
65+ 65 8.5%
Median Age 34
Average Family Size 3.23
White 746 97.5%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.4%
Other 7 0.9%
Mixed Race 8 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 19 2.5%

Estimated Maple Park Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,132
Growth 367
Growth % 48%

Maple Park 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
German 26.2%
US/American 13.9%
Norwegian 13.1%
English 6.9%
Swedish 6.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.4%
Italian 5.2%
Irish 4.6%
Polish 3.5%
Danish 2.8%
Scottish 2.6%
Scotch-Irish 2%
French (except Basque) 1.5%
Finnish 1.4%
Czech 0.8%
Belgian 0.6%
European 0.6%
Pennsylvania German 0.5%
Russian 0.5%
French Canadian 0.3%
Dutch 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Maple Park 765 $54,821
Cortland 2,066 $57,361
DeKalb 39,018 $53,017
Elburn 2,756 $79,905
Lily Lake 825 $78,823
Sycamore 12,020 $62,083
Virgil 266 $80,687

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Maple Park High Schools (2004)

Serves 932 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.1

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