Union strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
People in Middle Class or Better
Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing Union to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Medium City||19 miles NW of Elgin, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||52 miles NW of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||60180|
|Phone Area Codes||815|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||11 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||36.4 inches|
|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||LAKE VILLA 2 NE|
|Jan Temp||12 to 28 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||35.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.15|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||23||4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||579|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.7%|
|French (except Basque)||1.8%|
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