Buffalo Grove Information

Buffalo Grove Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Buffalo Grove, IL

General Buffalo Grove Information

State: Illinois

County: Lake County

Close cities: Vernon Hills, IL, Baldwin, IL, Bannockburn, IL, Deerfield, IL, Great Lakes, IL, Inverness, IL, Prospect Heights, IL, Mount Prospect, IL, Lincolnshire, IL, Fairfield, IL, Northbrook, IL, Hawthorn Woods, IL, Kildeer, IL, Oak Grove, IL, Libertyville, IL, Lake Bluff, IL, Arlington Heights, IL, Buffalo Grove, IL, Des Plaines, IL, Lake Forest, IL, Wheeling, IL, Mettawa, IL, Palatine, IL, Indian Creek, IL, Elmwood, IL, Lake Zurich, IL, Long Grove, IL, Hickory Hills, IL, Farmington, IL, Riverwoods, IL, Hoffman Estates, IL, Schaumburg, IL, Techny, IL, Green Oaks, IL, Rolling Meadows, IL, Mundelein, IL

Buffalo Grove Population (census data)
Total 43,147 (-0.2% since 2000)
Male 20,865 (48.4%)
Female 22,282 (51.6%)

Population Density: 4,693 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 112.9 (US Avg is 100)

Buffalo Grove Elevation: 685 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1958

Land Area: 9.19 square miles

Median Household Income: $92,172

Zip Codes: 60089.

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Buffalo Grove Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (86.5%)
  • Hispanic (3.3%)
  • Korean (2.5%)
  • Chinese (1.8%)
  • Asian Indian (1.7%)
  • Japanese (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • Black (0.8%)
  • Filipino (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.0%)
  • Russian (15.2%)
  • Polish (12.7%)
  • Irish (9.6%)
  • United States (5.7%)
  • Italian (5.6%)
Foriegn Born: 8,690 people (20.1%)
  • Europe (58.4%)
  • Asia (41.6%)

Local Buffalo Grove Sports Teams

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

Buffalo Grove School Information

High Schools
Aptakisic Junior High School (1231 Weiland Road, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Aptakisic-Tripp Community Consolidated School District 102 District)
Buffalo Grove High School (1100 W Dundee Road, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Township High School District 214 District)
Middle Schools
Cooper Middle School (1050 Plum Grove Circle, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21 District)
Meridian Middle School (2195 Brandywyn, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Aptakisic-Tripp Community Consolidated School District 102 District)
Twin Groves Middle School (2600 N Buffalo Grove, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Kildeer Countryside Community Consolidated School District 96 District)
Elementary Schools
Henry W Longfellow Elementary School (501 South Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21 District)
Ivy Hall Elementary School (1072 Ivy Hall Lane, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Kildeer Countryside Community Consolidated School District 96 District)
Joyce Kilmer Elementary School (655 Golfview Terrace, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21 District)
Prairie Elementary School (1530 Brandywyn Lane, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Kildeer Countryside Community Consolidated School District 96 District)
Other/Private Schools
Earl Pritchett School (200 Horatio Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Aptakisic-Tripp Community Consolidated School District 102 District)
Tripp School (850 Highland Grove, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Aptakisic-Tripp Community Consolidated School District 102 District)
Willow Grove Kindergarten Center (777 Checker Drive, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 - Kildeer Countryside Community Consolidated School District 96 District)

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