Hanover Park, Illinois
Hanover Park, Illinois
|Village of Hanover Park, Illinois|
Location of Hanover Park in Cook and DuPage County, Illinois.
|Township||Hanover, Schaumburg, Wayne, Bloomingdale|
|• President||Rodney Craig|
|• Total||6.45 sq mi (16.71 km2)|
|• Land||6.35 sq mi (16.45 km2)|
|• Water||0.10 sq mi (0.26 km2) 1.56%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||5,892.93/sq mi (2,275.29/km2)|
|Down 0.80% from 2000|
|Standard of living (2009-11)|
|• Per capita income||$21,587|
|• Median home value||$198,100|
|Area code(s)||630 and 331|
Hanover Park is a village in Cook and DuPage counties in the U.S. state of Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. The population was 37,973 at the 2010 census. Ontarioville is a neighborhood within the village.
Hanover Park is located at (41.978827, −88.146109).
According to the 2010 census, Hanover Park has a total area of 6.435 square miles (16.67 km2), of which 6.33 square miles (16.39 km2) (or 98.37%) is land and 0.105 square miles (0.27 km2) (or 1.63%) is water.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2016, there were 38,210 people, 11,264 households, and 9,123 families living in the village. The population density was 5,634.4 people per square mile (2,176.6/km2). There were 11,343 housing units at an average density of 1,669.6 per square mile (645.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 68.13% White, 6.13% African American, 0.28% Native American, 11.95% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 10.36% from other races, and 3.13% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 26.73% of the population.
Of the 11,264 households 49.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.4% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.0% were non-families. 13.5% of households were one person and 2.1% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 3.44 and the average family size was 3.75.
The age distribution was 31.5% under the age of 18, 10.9% from 18 to 24, 35.0% from 25 to 44, 18.5% from 45 to 64, and 4.1% 65 or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 105.9 males.
The median household income was $66,343 and the median family income was $78,456. Males had a median income of $40,109 versus $29,343 for females. The per capita income for the village was $22,643. About 4.7% of families and 6.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.3% of those under age 18 and 3.4% of those age 65 or over.
In 2011, 15.2% of Hanover Park's residents were Asian, making it the Chicago suburb with the eighth highest percentage of Asians.
The town is served by several school districts. One is Elgin Area School District U46, a Unit School District. It serves an area of some 90 square miles (230 km2) in Cook, DuPage and Kane Counties. Almost 40,000 children of school age are in its area. U-46 is the second largest in Illinois behind Chicago Public Schools. Other school districts serving Hanover Park include Schaumburg Township Elementary School District 54, Township High School District 211, Community Consolidated School District 93, Glenbard Township High School District 87, Keeneyville School District 20 and Lake Park High School District 108. A total of six different public high schools serve the village.
- Streamwood High School
- Bartlett High School
- Schaumburg High School
- Hoffman Estates High School
- Lake Park High School
- Glenbard North High School
Hanover Park has a station on Metra's Milwaukee District/West Line, which provides daily rail service between Elgin, Illinois and Chicago, Illinois (at Union Station). In Metra's zone-based fare system, Hanover Park is in zone F.
- Jeffrey and Jill Erickson, bank robber couple
- Christopher Kolk, photographer of celebrity and fashion
- Jon Walker, bassist from American pop punk pop band Panic! At The Disco and lead guitarist (and occasionally the lead singer) of The Young Veins
- Nadia Ianakieva, author of The Red Dress Decision.
- Eira L. Corral Sepulveda of Hanover Park is the first Latina and youngest person elected to Metropolitan Water Reclamation District 
Parks and libraries
The Hanover Park Park District is a general park district established by the voters of Hanover Park in 1964. The park district is responsible for the maintenance, operation and administration of parks and park facilities and is governed by five commissioners elected at large for overlapping, four-year terms.
The Hanover Park Park District maintains 21 park sites encompassing128 acres (0.52 km2).
- Poplar Creek Public Library District
- Schaumburg Township District Library - serves area of Hanover Park in Schaumburg Township (Cook County - east of Barrington Rd and north of Barrington and Lake St.)
- Hanover Park Park District
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- Christopher Kolk
- Plarcreek.lib.il.us[permanent dead link]