Wonder Lake strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
Comparing Wonder Lake to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Nearest Medium City||24 miles N of Elgin, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||50 miles SW of Milwaukee, Wisconsin|
|Standard Zip Codes||60097|
|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 56 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||36.5 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|
|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|
|Average Family Size||3.32|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||60||4.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,751|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||7.7%|
|French (except Basque)||0.5%|
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Penn Foster College
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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.
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