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Overview

Introduction to Schaumburg, Illinois

Schaumburg, Illinois, in Cook county, is 25 miles NW of Chicago, Illinois. The village is considered part of the Chicago metropolitan area.

Schaumburg History

The Sauk, Pottawatomie, Kickapoo,and Fox Native American tribes were the original inhabitants of Schaumburg. In the mid 19th century, the area was first settled in by the Whites. Trumball Kent was one of the first settlers of Schaumburg. The village derived its name from the German area of Schaumburg-Lippe, which is where most of the early settlers arrived from. On March 7, 1956, Schaumburg was officially incorporated.

Schaumburg and nearby Attractions

  • Arlington Park
  • Moraine Hills State Park
  • Cosley Zoo
  • Deerfield Historic Village
  • Santa's Village - Illinois
  • Fox River Trolley Museum

Things To Do In Schaumburg

Schaumburg boasts of one of the largest malls in the United States in terms of shopping area. Apart from Woodfield Mall, shopping can also be enjoyed at Wiseway Plaza Shopping Center, Market Square Shopping Center, Park Plaza Shopping Center, and Town Square Shopping Center. You can also visit Levitt Park, Jay Cee Park, Eagle Park, Woodstock Par, and Duxbury Park. The Racing Rapids Water Park is also worth visiting.

Schaumburg Transportation

The nearest international airport is Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

Schaumburg Higher Education

William Rainey Harper College and College of Dupage are the nearby colleges.

Demographics

People

Total Population74,366
Male Share of the Population48.3%
Female Share of the Population51.7%
Senior Citizens13.9%
Employed Population 16+40,406
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married53.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher46.3%
Median Earnings25+$50,347
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,659
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,676

Wealth

Median Family Income$88,362
% Above Poverty Level93.9%
% Below Poverty Level6.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.8%
% Using Public Transportation4.8%

Housing

People Living Alone31.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,283
Median House Value$230,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)38.6%
German17.7%
Polish13.9%
Irish11.5%
Italian11.2%
English3.5%
Swedish1.9%
Norwegian1.6%
French Except Basque1.3%
Czech1.2%
Russian1.2%
Greek1.1%
Scottish1%
Dutch0.8%
Bulgarian0.8%
Danishn0.7%
Ukrainian0.6%
African0.6%
Arab0.6%
Lithuanian0.6%
Slovak0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Croatian0.4%
Romanian0.3%
Iranian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Syrian0.2%
Turkish0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Ethiopian0.2%
Australian0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Finnish0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
US/American0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
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Schaumburg Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cook County
Standard Zip Codes60173, 60193, 60194, 60195
P.O. Box Zip Codes60159, 60168
Company Zip Codes60196, 60179
Phone Area Codes224, 630, 708, 847, 312
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.03
Approximate Longitude-88.08

Schaumburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBARRINGTON 3 SW
Distance6.9 miles
Jan Temp10 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 61 F
Annual Precip36.5 inches
StationCHICAGO OHARE INTL AP
Distance9.8 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp38 to 58 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp42 to 62 F
Annual Precip36.2 inches
StationWHEATON 3 SE
Distance15.1 miles
Jan Temp14 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 67 F
Annual Precip37.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bartlett41,475$109,500

Schaumburg Public Libraries

Schaumburg Township District Library
130 SOUTH ROSELLE ROAD
Schaumburg, Illinois
(847) 985-4000

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Schaumburg Public Schools

Thomas Dooley Elem School
622 Norwood Ln
ZIP: 60193
(847) 357-6250
Primary
Total Enrollment 403
Campanelli Elem School
310 S Springinsguth Rd
ZIP: 60193
(847) 357-5333
Primary
Total Enrollment 479
Robert Frost Jhs
320 W Wise Rd
ZIP: 60193
(847) 357-6800
Middle
Total Enrollment 589
Buzz Aldrin Elem School
617 Boxwood Dr
ZIP: 60193
(847) 357-5400
Primary
Total Enrollment 547
Nathan Hale Elem School
1300 W Wise Rd
ZIP: 60193
(847) 357-6200
Primary
Total Enrollment 441
Michael Collins Elem School
407 Summit Dr
ZIP: 60193
(847) 357-6100
Primary
Total Enrollment 650
Jane Addams Jhs
700 S Springinsguth Rd
ZIP: 60193
(847) 357-5900
Middle
Total Enrollment 645
Everett Dirksen Elementary Sch
116 W Beech Dr
ZIP: 60193
(847) 357-5600
Primary
Total Enrollment 408
Hoover Math And Science Academy
315 N Springinsguth Rd
ZIP: 60194
(847) 357-5800
Primary
Total Enrollment 687
Helen Keller Jhs
820 Bode Rd
ZIP: 60194
(847) 357-6500
Middle
Total Enrollment 554
Schaumburg High School
1100 W Schaumburg Rd
ZIP: 60194
(847) 755-4610
High
Total Enrollment 2308
Enders-salk Elem School
345 N Salem Dr
ZIP: 60194
(847) 357-6400
Primary
Total Enrollment 484
Elizabeth Blackwell Elem School
345 N Walnut Ln
ZIP: 60194
(847) 357-5555
Primary
Total Enrollment 447
The District 54 Early Learning Center
520 E Schaumburg Rd
ZIP: 60194
(847) 230-1700
Primary
Total Enrollment 563
Winston Churchill Elem School
1520 Jones Rd
ZIP: 60195
(847) 357-6300
Primary
Total Enrollment 471

Schaumburg Private Schools

Kindercare Learning Center #1541
2601 Quentin Rd
ZIP: 60173
Elementary
Total Enrollment 30
Kindercare Learning Center
150 S Wildflower Ln
ZIP: 60173
Elementary
Total Enrollment 2
The Early Child Dev Educational Center
1410 N Roosevelt Blvd
ZIP: 60173
Elementary
Total Enrollment 22
Chicago Education Project
1355 Remington Rd Ste L
ZIP: 60173
Elementary
Total Enrollment 37
Hadi School
375 S Roselle Rd Frnt 1
ZIP: 60193
Elementary
Total Enrollment 31
Al-huda Academy
435 Spring South Rd
ZIP: 60193
Elementary
Total Enrollment 47
Kindercare Learning Center
1122 Westover Ln
ZIP: 60193
Elementary
Total Enrollment 30
St Peter Lutheran School
208 E Schaumburg Rd
ZIP: 60194
Elementary
Total Enrollment 247
Tutor Time
1725 W Golf Rd
ZIP: 60194
Elementary
Total Enrollment 10
Schaumburg Christian School
200 N Roselle Rd
ZIP: 60194
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 922
Precious Angels
1833 W Golf Rd
ZIP: 60194
Elementary
Total Enrollment 20
Kindercare Learning Centers
2350 Bode Rd
ZIP: 60194
Elementary
Total Enrollment 20
Kindercare Learning Center
1021 N Salem Dr
ZIP: 60194
Elementary
Total Enrollment 6
Prince Of Peace Preschool
930 W Higgins Rd
ZIP: 60195
Elementary
Total Enrollment 9
Acarath Montessori Center
22 Kristin Dr
ZIP: 60195
Elementary
Total Enrollment 45
Motorola Child Care & Education Center
1315 E Algonquin Rd
ZIP: 60196
Elementary
Total Enrollment 15
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