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Huntley, Illinois
Huntley High School
Etymology: Thomas Stillwell Huntley[1]
Motto(s): 
The Friendly Village with Country Charm
Location of Huntley in Kane County, Illinois
Location of Huntley in Kane County, Illinois
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 42°09′42″N 88°26′03″W / 42.16167°N 88.43417°W / 42.16167; -88.43417Coordinates: 42°09′42″N 88°26′03″W / 42.16167°N 88.43417°W / 42.16167; -88.43417
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountiesKane, McHenry
TownshipsGrafton, Hampshire, Rutland
Founded1851 (1851)
Incorporated1872 (1872)
Government
 • TypeCouncil–manager
 • Village PresidentTimothy Hoeft
Area
 • Total14.35 sq mi (37.17 km2)
 • Land14.29 sq mi (37.01 km2)
 • Water0.06 sq mi (0.16 km2)
Elevation
889 ft (271 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total27,740
 • Density1,941.35/sq mi (749.55/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Code(s)
60142
Area code(s)847, 224
FIPS code17-36750
Websitewww.huntley.il.us
[3][4][5][6]

Huntley is a village in McHenry and Kane counties, Illinois, United States. As of the 2020 census it had a population of 27,740.[7] It is a part of the Chicago metropolitan area.

Geography

Huntley is in the southern part of McHenry County and the northern part of Kane County, 48 miles (77 km) northwest of the Chicago Loop. Neighboring communities are Lake in the Hills to the northeast, Algonquin to the east, Gilberts to the southeast, Pingree Grove to the south, and Hampshire to the southwest. Unincorporated Union is to the northwest.

According to the 2010 census, Huntley has a total area of 14.102 square miles (36.52 km2), of which 14.07 square miles (36.44 km2) (or 99.77%) are land and 0.032 square miles (0.08 km2) (or 0.23%) are water.[8]

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880505
18905508.9%
1910773
1920720−6.9%
1930670−6.9%
19406740.6%
195083023.1%
19601,14337.7%
19701,43225.3%
19801,64614.9%
19902,45349.0%
20005,730133.6%
201024,291323.9%
202027,74014.2%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]
2010[10] 2020[11]

2020 census

Huntley village, Illinois - Demographic Profile
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race / Ethnicity Pop 2010[10] Pop 2020[11] % 2010 % 2020
White alone (NH) 20,524 22,223 84.49% 80.11%
Black or African American alone (NH) 293 450 1.21% 1.62%
Native American or Alaska Native alone (NH) 40 24 0.16% 0.09%
Asian alone (NH) 1,254 1,516 5.16% 5.47%
Pacific Islander alone (NH) 1 1 0.00% 0.00%
Some Other Race alone (NH) 25 60 0.10% 0.22%
Mixed Race/Multi-Racial (NH) 292 883 1.20% 3.18%
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 1,862 2,583 7.67% 9.31%
Total 24,291 27,740 100.00% 100.00%

Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.

2000 Census

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 5,730 people, 2,324 households, and 1,756 families residing in the village. The population density was 489.1 inhabitants per square mile (188.8/km2). There were 2,501 housing units at an average density of 213.5 per square mile (82.4/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 94.94% White, 0.44% African American, 0.17% Native American, 2.13% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 1.26% from other races, and 1.06% from two or more races. 4.28% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 2,324 households, out of which 31.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.3% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.4% were non-families. 20.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 2.85.

In the village, the population was spread out, with 23.3% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 31.3% from 25 to 44, 22.0% from 45 to 64, and 17.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 95.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.8 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $60,456, and the median income for a family was $65,433. Males had a median income of $44,524 versus $30,363 for females. The per capita income for the village was $27,451. 2.8% of the population and 1.9% of families were below the poverty line. 2.2% of those under the age of 18 and 1.9% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line.

Government

Huntley is governed as a village with an elected village president and a six-member board of trustees. Trustees are elected at-large to four-year staggered terms. The village president is Timothy Hoeft.

Transportation

Illinois Route 47 runs north–south through the village for nearly seven miles
Illinois Route 47 runs north–south through the village for nearly seven miles

Local newspapers

References

  1. ^ "History of Huntley, Illinois". Huntley Area Public Library. 2010. Archived from the original on December 18, 2006. Retrieved 20 March 2010.
  2. ^ "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 15, 2022.
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Village of Huntley
  4. ^ "Huntley village, Illinois – Population Finder". American FactFinder. United States Census Bureau. 2008. Retrieved 20 March 2010.[permanent dead link]
  5. ^ a b "Huntley village, Illinois – Fact Sheet". American FactFinder. United States Census Bureau. 2000. Archived from the original on 6 June 2011. Retrieved 20 March 2010.
  6. ^ "Huntley village" (PDF). Census 2000, Summary File 3. Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission. 16 February 2004. Retrieved 20 March 2010.
  7. ^ "Huntley village, Illinois". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 13, 2022.
  8. ^ "G001 – Geographic Identifiers – 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2020-02-13. Retrieved 2015-08-03.
  9. ^ "Decennial Census of Population and Housing by Decades". US Census Bureau.
  10. ^ a b "P2 HISPANIC OR LATINO, AND NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO BY RACE - 2010: DEC Redistricting Data (PL 94-171) - Huntley village, Illinois". United States Census Bureau.
  11. ^ a b "P2 HISPANIC OR LATINO, AND NOT HISPANIC OR LATINO BY RACE - 2020: DEC Redistricting Data (PL 94-171) - Huntley village, Illinois". United States Census Bureau.