Arlington Heights Information

Arlington Heights Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Arlington Heights, IL

General Arlington Heights Information

State: Illinois

County: Cook County

Close cities: Park Ridge, IL, Buffalo Grove, IL, Hoffman Estates, IL, Mount Prospect, IL, Hickory Hills, IL, Farmington, IL, Schaumburg, IL, Inverness, IL, Palatine, IL, Bannockburn, IL, Deerfield, IL, Wheeling, IL, Kildeer, IL, Medinah, IL, Riverwoods, IL, Roselle, IL, Des Plaines, IL, Arlington Heights, IL, Elk Grove Village, IL, Schiller Park, IL, Bloomingdale, IL, Wood Dale, IL, Lincolnshire, IL, Mettawa, IL, Rosemont, IL, Prospect Heights, IL, Vernon Hills, IL, Rolling Meadows, IL, Baldwin, IL, Elmwood, IL, Bensenville, IL, Fairfield, IL, Hawthorn Woods, IL, Itasca, IL, Deer Park, IL, South Barrington, IL, Lake Zurich, IL

Arlington Heights Population (census data)
Total 73,693 (-2.7% since 2000)
Male 35,431 (48.1%)
Female 38,262 (51.9%)

Population Density: 4,491 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 108.8 (US Avg is 100)

Arlington Heights Elevation: 700 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1901

Land Area: 16.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $81,527

Zip Codes: 60006, 60005, and 60004.

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Arlington Heights Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (87.6%)
  • Hispanic (4.5%)
  • Japanese (1.3%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
  • Asian Indian (1.2%)
  • Korean (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Chinese (1.0%)
  • Black (1.0%)
  • Filipino (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (27.5%)
  • Irish (19.2%)
  • Polish (14.5%)
  • Italian (11.1%)
  • English (8.3%)
  • Swedish (4.3%)
Foriegn Born: 10,546 people (14.3%)
  • Europe (45.1%)
  • Asia (38.3%)
  • Latin America (16.5%)

Local Arlington Heights Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks
NCAA Sports: DePaul University, University of Illinois, Northwestern University, Chicago State University

Arlington Heights School Information

High Schools
John Hersey High School (1900 E Thomas Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - Township High School District 214 District)
Middle Schools
South Middle School (400 South Highland Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 - Arlington Heights School District 25 District)
Thomas Middle School (1430 N Belmont Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - Arlington Heights School District 25 District)
Elementary Schools
Dryden Elementary School (722 South Dryden, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 - Arlington Heights School District 25 District)
Edgar A Poe Elementary School (2800 N Highland Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21 District)
Greenbrier Elementary School (2330 N Verde, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - Arlington Heights School District 25 District)
Ivy Hill Elementary School (2211 N Burke Drive, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - Arlington Heights School District 25 District)
J W Riley Elementary School (1209 E Burr Oak Drive, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21 District)
Juliette Low Elementary School (1530 South Highland, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 - Community Consolidated School District 59 District)
Patton Elementary School (1616 N Patton, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - Arlington Heights School District 25 District)
Westgate Elementary School (500 South Dwyer, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 - Arlington Heights School District 25 District)
Windsor Elementary School (1315 E Miner Street, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - Arlington Heights School District 25 District)
Other/Private Schools
Forest View Alternative School (2121 South Goebbert Road, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 - Township High School District 214 District)
James Whitcomb Riley School (1209 Burr Oak Drive, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - NW Suburban Special Education Organization District)
Miner School (1101 E Miner Street, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - NW Suburban Special Education Organization District)
NW Suburban Academy (2121 South Goebbert, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 - NW Suburban Special Education Organization District)
Newcomer Center (2121 South Goebbert Road, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 - Township High School District 214 District)
Olive-Mary Stitt School (303 E Olive Street, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - Arlington Heights School District 25 District)
Pamela K Gillet Education Center (201 South Evanston Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 - NW Suburban Special Education Organization District)
Vanguard School (2121 South Gobbert, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 - Township High School District 214 District)
Young Adult Program North (2121 South Goebbert Road, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 - Township High School District 214 District)

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