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Round Lake is a medium-sized village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 18,536 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Round Lake is the 139th largest community in Illinois. Round Lake has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Round Lake, where the median household income is $79,109.
Unlike some villages, Round Lake isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Round Lake are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Round Lake is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Round Lake who work in office and administrative support (13.43%), sales jobs (11.64%) and management occupations (10.97%).
Also of interest is that Round Lake has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Round Lake is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Round Lake really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Round Lake perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Round Lake, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.90 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The citizens of Round Lake are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.19% of adults in Round Lake have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Round Lake in 2010 was $28,165, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $112,660 for a family of four. However, Round Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Round Lake is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Round Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Round Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Round Lake also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 25.00% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Round Lake include German, Irish, Polish, Italian, English and Russian.
In addition, Round Lake has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (24.19%).
The languages spoken by people in Round Lake are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Round Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Tagalog and Polish.
|ROUND LAKE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||5,761|
|ROUND LAKE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||79.76%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||20.24%|
|TYPE OF ROUND LAKE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||59.22%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||24.30%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||2.64%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||8.82%|
|SIZE OF ROUND LAKE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||5.25%|
|AGE OF ROUND LAKE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||62.92%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||29.19%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||4.36%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||3.53%|
|ROUND LAKE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$216,791|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,541|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $53,000||5.07%|
|$53,001 - $106,000||6.53%|
|$106,001 - $212,000||54.29%|
|$212,001 - $317,000||28.02%|
|$317,001 - $423,000||5.11%|
|$423,001 - $529,000||0.00%|
|$529,001 - $794,000||0.83%|
|$794,001 - $1,058,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF ROUND LAKE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||9.84%|
|5 TO 17||22.84%|
|18 TO 24||7.51%|
|25 TO 34||15.37%|
|35 TO 54||30.62%|
|55 TO 64||7.32%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||6.49%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||85.45%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$79,109|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$28,165|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||6.44%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (15.68%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.84%)
Public Service (2.90%)
Real estate (2.38%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||7.07%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||3.89%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.96%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||25.00%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (18.16%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (66.68%)
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